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The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will be conducting a Senior Inter Zonal Multi-Day Trophy in Pune from March 28. The competition will see women's red-ball cricket return to India’s domestic calendar after a gap of six years. 

The move comes after the Indian women’s team’s return to Test cricket. The side has played Tests against Australia and England in the recent years. Domestic red ball cricket for women was last held in 2018, PTI reports.

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Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Thursday announced that the government will issue digital certificates to registered athletes across the country, a move which would ensure a transparent account of their participation and performance. The digital certificate will have dates of the athletes' participation in competitions and serve as proof of their achievements, PTI reports.
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The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Thursday announced the commencement of the Men’s National Football Championship (NFC) for Under-20.
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Elena Norman, the long-serving CEO of Hockey India, resigned from her position on Tuesday after holding the position for nearly 13 years. The Australian cited “unpaid dues and difficult working environment” for her decision, to Tribune India .
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