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Sharapova should not get French Open wildcard, says rival Radwanska

WARSAW, Apr 21 (Reuters) Former world number one tennis player Maria Sharapova should not be fast-tracked into next month's French Open as she returns from a doping ban, insists Polish rival Agnieszka Radwanska.
With double French Open champion Sharapova currently unranked, all eyes will be on the French Tennis Federation (FFT) next month when it decides whether or not to hand the 30-year-old a wildcard into the tournament.
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31st Usha Golf JTP's final camp concludes at DGC

New Delhi, June 23 (UNI) With an aim to introduce golf to youngsters between the age groups of 8 and 17 years and discovering and nurturing talented juniors, the fourth and final camp of the Usha Junior Training Programme (JTP) concluded at the Delhi Golf Club here today with a prize distribution ceremony.

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US Open Championship 2017 to be aired on DSPORT

<p>New Delhi, Jun 13 (UNI) US Open Championship 2017, one of the four major championships of men&rsquo;s professional golf will be broadcasted on DSPORT, Discovery&rsquo;s sports channel in India, slated from June 15-18 from 8:30 pm onwards.

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Union Sports Min to install mega LED screens for Champions Trophy

New Delhi, Jun 13 (UNI) Amidst the cricketing fever on a new high with Team India securing their berth in the semis of the prestigious Champions Trophy, the Union Sports Ministry will be installing mega LED screens at Major Dhyanchand National Stadium for free public viewing.

Odisha

Odisha CM unveils mascot of upcoming Asian Athletics C'ship

New Delhi, Jun 12 (UNI) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today unveiled the mascot of the upcoming 22nd edition of Asian Athletics Championships (AAC) , scheduled to be held in Bhubaneshwar from July 6-9.

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31st Usha Golf Junior Training Programme concludes second camp

New Delhi, Jun 03 (UNI) The second camp of the Usha Junior Training Programme (JTP), with the aim of introducing golf to youngsters between the age groups of 8 and 17 years and discovering and nurturing talented juniors, concluded at the Delhi Golf Club here today with a prize distribution ceremony.

DSPORT

DSPORT to broadcast 'Ring of Honor' and 'Cage Warriors'

New Delhi, May 31 (UNI) Discovery’s sports channel in India, DSPORT has acquired the broadcast rights of Wrestling property – ‘Ring of Honor’ and Mixed Martial Arts Property – ‘Cage Warriors’.

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Ajit Agarkar appointed as MCA selection chief

Mumbai, May 27 (UNI) Former India pacer Ajit Agarkar has been appointed as the chairman of the selection committee of Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA).

Union

Union Sports Min flags off Slum Yuva Daud marathon

New Delhi, May 26 (UNI) 5000 youngsters from various slums of the national capital today participated in the 'Slum Yuva Daud' marathon, which was flagged off by Union Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports Vijay Goel.

India

India will bid to host Asian Games in future: Goel

New Delhi, May 24 (UNI) After a meet with Indian Olympic Association (IOA) chief N Ramachandran, Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel today announced that India will bid for hosting Asian Games in the future.

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Dhoni's role will be crucial in Champions Trophy: Sachin

New Delhi, May 19 (UNI) Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar believes Team India will emerge out victorious in the upcoming Champions Trophy and said that MS Dhoni's experience will play a key role in the prestigious tournament.

Mayweather and McGregor agree to Aug 26 fight in Las Vegas

Mayweather and McGregor agree to Aug 26 fight in Las Vegas

Undated, Jun 15 (Reuters) Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor, two of the most popular athletes in their respective sport, have agreed to a crossover fight in the ring on August 26 in Las Vegas, Mayweather said in a tweet.

Portuguese cyclist Cardoso suspended after failing drugs test - UCI

PARIS, Jun 27 (REUTERS) Portuguese cyclist Andre Cardoso of Alberto Contador's Trek-Segafredo team has been provisionally suspended after failing a test for the banned blood-booster erythropoietin (EPO), the International Cycling Union (UCI) said today.

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