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  • Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia gives India historic gold 22-07-2013 05:15 PM

    New Delhi: Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia scripted history for India as he gave the country its maiden gold medal in the World Paralympic Championships in the javelin throw (F-47 category) in Lyon, France. According to information received here, the 32-year-old Devendra, whose left arm was amputated after an accident, won the...
  • Undeserving sportspersons getting Arjuna Awards: Milkha Singh 28-04-2013 10:45 AM

    Kolkata: Flying Sikh Milkha Singh on Saturday lashed out against the authorities for giving Arjuna Awards to undeserving sportspersons and rapped athetes for taking banned drugs to enhance their performance. The 77-year-old Milkha, who gave the country four gold medals from the Asiad and one from the Commonwealth Games, said...
  • World record not on Usain Bolt's mind 24-03-2013 02:06 PM

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  • Gay, Defar win IAAF World Athlete of the Year awards 26-11-2007 06:41 PM

    Hamilton: Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal will not play in the opening Test of the three-match series against New Zealand starting on Friday due to the sudden death of his father back in his country. Ajmal's father passed away on Tuesday after being taken to hospital for treatment of fever and...