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NEW DELHI: World number one Saurabh Chaudhary of India made India’s first final of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Shooting competition, but missed out on a medal in his first Games, finishing a creditable seventh in the Men’s 10M Air Pistol event. 

He finished with a score of 137.4 in the final. The teenager had earlier topped the qualification round with a quality 586 after 60 shots.

Jul 24, 2021 15:07
TOKYO: Weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu entered the history books Saturday with a scintillating performance to secure a Silver medal, lifting 202 kg in the 49kg weight category. 
Jul 23, 2021 19:07
MUMBAI: Bridgestone India’s four year-long running association with the Inspire Institute of Sport (IIS), Karnataka established a comprehensive Track & Field Program at the institute in Bellary to help talented Indian athletes achieve their dreams of representing the nation at the highest levels of international sport.
Jul 21, 2021 19:07
NEW YORK: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting, and business solutions organization, announced that it has signed an eight-year contract with New York Road Runners (NYRR) to extend its title and technology sponsorship of the TCS New York City Marathon through 2029.
Jul 21, 2021 18:07
NEW DELHI: An exclusive discovery+ Original Series documentary featuring British skateboarding star Sky Brown is available to stream from Wednesday (21st July) on discovery+ with the Olympic Games only a few days away.
Jul 16, 2021 08:07
MUMBAI: A year's wait is finally coming to an end as Japan gets ready to host the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games behind closed doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  The upcoming Olympics are scheduled to be held in the Japanese capital from July 23 to August 8. A total of around 11,000 athletes from 206 countries are expected to participate in 33 sports in Tokyo Olympics 2021.
Jul 16, 2021 07:07
TOKYO: Airbnb, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) are bringing people closer than ever to the magic of Tokyo 2020 with a special program taking place during the Games of more than 200 Olympian and Paralympian Online Experiences, only on Airbnb.
Jul 16, 2021 07:07
MUMBAI: National, 14 July 2021: G-Shock, from the house of Casio, is launching a new series of extreme sports watches which add elements of night surfing design to the G-LIDE GBX-100. Designed to push the boundaries of toughness with its core association of extreme sports, it comes in two distinctive shades of stealth black and black with bronze highlights. 
Jul 14, 2021 19:07
LAUSANNE: The International Chess Federation Wednesday announced the FIDE Online Olympiad 2021, to be held between August 13 and September 15.  The event will follow a format similar to one used last year, with member Federations being represented by their best players and top juniors. The national teams will compete in rapid chess matches played on six boards (see tournament regulations for details). 
Jul 12, 2021 20:07
SINGAPORE: Group ONE Holdings, which owns and operates the ONE Championship, Monday announced the appointment of David Levy to its board of directors. 
Jul 09, 2021 18:07
MUMBAI: Sports Fans across India can set their schedule to “Do Not Disturb” on Sunday, June 11, as Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) will showcase exciting LIVE back-to-back action for fans across football, cricket and mixed-martial-arts.  #DNDSundaySonySports will feature UEFA Euro 2020 Finals, COPA America Finals 2021, UFC 264 featuring Conor McGregor and Indian Women tour of England 2nd T20I.