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HI announces cash award of Rs 1 lakh each to Women's team for Asia Cup triumph

HI announces cash award of Rs 1 lakh each to Women's team for Asia Cup triumph

New Delhi, Nov 6 (UNI) Hockey India on Monday announced a cash award of Rs 1 lakh each to the 18-member Indian Women's Team and Chief Coach and Rs 50,000 each for the support staff who were part of the Women's Asia Cup 2017 success.

The team beat China 5-4 in a nail-biting Final which went into a penalty shootout where Rani scored in sudden death and goalkeeper Savita made a brilliant save after the two teams were at a 4-4 deadlock after five penalty shootout attempts.

This incredible victory ensured India earned the 2018 Women's World Cup berth as Continental Champions.

The victory comes after 13 years as the Indian Team had last won the Asia Cup held in New Delhi in 2004.

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Lakshya ensures medal for India; sails into semi-finals at Jakarta

Lakshya ensures medal for India; sails into semi-finals at Jakarta

20 Jul 2018 | 7:58 PM

New Delhi, July 20 (UNI) Sixth-seeded Lakshya Sen caused one of the major upsets so far in the Badminton Asia Junior Championships when he toppled second-seeded Chinese Li Shifeng 21-14, 21-12 to enter the men singles semi-finals on the third day of the individual events at Jakarta on Friday.

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Women Quarterfinalists spotted in World Junior Squash

20 Jul 2018 | 5:41 PM

Chennai, Jul 20 (UNI) Amid intense competitions, the race to the top has begun as the quarterfinalists in the Women's section in the WSF World junior squash championship were identified on Friday.

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Fakhar becomes first Pakistani batsman to score 200 in ODI

20 Jul 2018 | 5:39 PM

Islamabad, July 20 (UNI) Opener Fakhar Zaman has become the first Pakistani batsman to enter the 200 club in One-day International cricket when he scored an unbeaten 210 runs against Zimbabwe, according to the reports here.

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FC Goa announce signing of Senegalese central defender Mourtada Fall

20 Jul 2018 | 4:43 PM

Panaji, Jul 20 (UNI) FC Goa have announced the signing of Senegalese central defender Mourtada Fall.

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PINTO NAMES 25-MEMBER SQUAD FOR U-20 COTIF TOURNAMENT

PINTO NAMES 25-MEMBER SQUAD FOR U-20 COTIF TOURNAMENT

20 Jul 2018 | 4:25 PM

New Delhi, Jul 20 (UNI) India U-20 National squad participating in the
U-20 COTIF International Football Tournament will leave for Valenica,
Spain, on July 21, All India Football Federation (AIFF) said on
Friday.

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