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Petroleum Conservation Research Association announces inaugural

Mumbai, Jan 26 (UNI) India’s premier cyclothon, the 'Saksham
Cyclothon Mumbai 2018', will be held on February 25 here.
An initiative of Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA),
under the aegis of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas of Government
of India along with oil and gas PSUs, its objective is to inspire
Mumbaikars to lead a healthier lifestyle and to make them aware of
the conservation and effective utilisation of petroleum products.
There are six categories -- 58-km Elite Men, 38-km Elite Women,
28-km Amateur MTB and Hybrid for Men & Women, Amateur MTB Road Bike
Men and Women as well as 8-km Green Ride.
There will be free entries for Green Ride participants, whereas
Amateurs will be charged Rs 700. Age group for participation is 12
years plus for Green Ride and 15 years plus for Amateurs.
The Elite Men's event will flag off at 0630 hours, followed by Elite
Women's at 0640 hrs, Amateur Men & Women at 0730 hrs and Green Ride
at 0800 hrs.
All the categories will commence at P J Hindu Gymkhana and Wilson
Gymkhana Grounds on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Road in south Mumbai.
More than 5,000 cyclists are likely to take part in the inaugural
edition of the SakshamCyclothonMumbai 2018.
The registrations for this commenced on Thursday and will go on till
February 20.
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India under-15 women beat Nepal 2-1 to secure berth in SAFF final

16 Aug 2018 | 8:17 PM

Thimphu, Aug 16 (UNI) India U-15 women’s national squad progressed to the final
of the SAFF U-15 Championship after defeating Nepal 2-1 in the semi-finals at the
Changlimithang Stadium in Thimphu, Bhutan, on Thursday.

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Team India under-23 football squad to travel Australia, India Sr climb one step up in FIFA ranking

16 Aug 2018 | 8:10 PM

New Delhi, Aug 16 (UNI) A twenty-two members India's national squad will travel to Australia
on August 17 as part of their preparation for the forthcoming SAFF Suzuki Cup amid report
that Stephen Constantine's senior boys have elevated to a spot at 96 in the latest FIFA ranking
list in the world football.

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About 300 shooters to take part in Eastern Zone shooting championship from Aug 18

16 Aug 2018 | 8:06 PM

Kolkata, Aug 16 (UNI) About 300 shooters are expected to take part in the 3rd East Zone
Shooting Championship, being organised at Asansol Rifle Club from August 18, West
Bengal Riflle Association chief Debkumar Samata said here today.

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Indian tennis team awaits Paes’ arrival

16 Aug 2018 | 7:43 PM

By Harpal Singh Bedi

Jakarta, Aug 16 (UNI) With just two days to go for the start of the 218th edition of the Asian Games, the Indian Tennis team is fix.

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Indian Greco-Roman wrestlers hopeful of medals at Asiad

16 Aug 2018 | 6:59 PM

Harpal Singh Bedi
Jakarta, Aug 16 (UNI) Coach of six-member Greco Roman wrestling team Kuldeep Singh on Thursday expressed optimism that his grapplers will return home with couple of medals from the Asian Games.

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