Category: Other Sports

One-armed teenage basketball player becomes online hit in China

Beijing, May 31 (SocialNews.XYZ) Despite losing one arm, Zhang Jiacheng hopes to never lose his love for basketball or willingness…

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People would boo: Joshua rules out Tyson fight

London, May 31 (SocialNews.XYZ) British heavyweight boxing star Anthony Joshua categorically ruled out any chance of fighting the legendary Mike…

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Rijiju, Munda to inaugurate Khelo India e-Pathshala

New Delhi, May 31 (SocialNews.XYZ) The Sports Authority of India (SAI) is set to launch Khelo India e-Pathshala in association…

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Vinesh Phogat to be recommended for Khel Ratna by WFI

By Rohit Mundayur New Delhi, May 31 (SocialNews.XYZ) Ace wrestler Vinesh Phogat is set to be recommended by the Wrestling…

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Former US swim star Coughlin expecting another baby

Washington, May 31 (SocialNews.XYZ) Former Olympic swimming champion Natalie Coughlin of the United States is expecting another baby, the media…

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Yashaswini clinches top spot in pistol, Martin wins 10m air rifle

New Delhi, May 31 (SocialNews.XYZ) Tokyo Olympics quota winner Yashaswini Deswal shot 243.6 to claim the top spot in 10m…

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Sportspersons unite at Kalinga Stadium to honour COVID-19 warriors

Bhubaneswar, May 31 (SocialNews.XYZ) The Kalinga Hockey Stadium echoed with 'Bande Utkala Janani on Saturday as prominent sportspersons of Odisha…

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World Squash Federation mourns former president Susie Simcock

New Delhi, May 31 (SocialNews.XYZ) The World Squash Federation is mourning the death of former WSF President Susie Simcock. It…

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UK government gives green light for sport to return from June 1

London, May 30 (SocialNews.XYZ) The United Kingdom government has given the green light for sport in the country to return…

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Ballmer overtakes Ambani in list of Forbes’ richest sports team owners

New Delhi, May 30 (SocialNews.XYZ) Mumbai Indians' owner Mukesh Ambani has dropped to second place in the list of Forbes…

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Anand back in India, to stay in Bengaluru under quarantine

Kolkata, May 30 (SocialNews.XYZ) Chess legend Viswanathan Anand has finally made it back to India after being stuck in Germany…

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2023 FIBA Basketball WC Board holds first meeting

Mies (Switzerland), May 30 (SocialNews.XYZ) The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 Board, created to oversee the planning and make key…

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IOC approves revised weightlifting qualification system for Tokyo Games

Lausanne, May 30 (SocialNews.XYZ) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has approved the International Weightlifting Federations (IWF) revised Olympic qualifying system…

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FIBA Secy General appointed to LA 2028 coordination commission

Mies (Switzerland), May 30 (SocialNews.XYZ) FIBA has confirmed that its Secretary General Andreas Zagklis has been appointed as a member…

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Advantage India as ISSF’s updated qualification system gets approved

New Delhi, May 29 (SocialNews.XYZ) India could add at least one more quota to its 15 in shooting as the…

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I knew I wanted to become like Anand: Praggnanandhaa

Chennai, May 29 (SocialNews.XYZ) Chess prodigy R. Praggnanandhaa on Friday said he always knew he wanted to become like five-time…

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Will have to wait & watch if rules need tweaking: ONE Championship

By Debayan Mukherjee Kolkata, May 29 (SocialNews.XYZ) Mixed martial arts promoters ONE Championship is discussing whether the contact sport needs…

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Powerlifter Gaurav feeding poor amidst lockdown

New Delhi, May 28 (SocialNews.XYZ) With the world coming to a standstill due to the coronavirus pandemic, sportspersons have tried…

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COVID-19: Manu Bhaker learning how to ride a bike

New Delhi, May 28 (SocialNews.XYZ) Manu Bhaker has made the most of the extended period of lockdown to curb the…

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TTFI plans non-compulsory camp in June for paddlers

Kolkata, May 28 (SocialNews.XYZ) The Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) is planning to hold a camp for its national…

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