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Sports Ministry recommends PV Sindhu for Padma Bhushan award

Sports Ministry recommends PV Sindhu for Padma Bhushan award

New Delhi, Sept 25 (UNI) The Union Sports Ministry on Monday recommended ace India shuttler PV Sindhu for the prestigious Padma Bhushan, which is the nation's third highest civilian award. Sindhu, who had bagged silver medal in the Rio Olympics, is in glorious form and recently became the first Indian to win the Korea Super Series title this year. Before this, the world number four had also won the China Super Series Premier last year and the India Super Series and Syed Modi Grand Prix Gold title. However, she had to settle for the bronze medal at the World Championship after losing against Okuhara in the finals. Earlier, former Team India's World Cup winning captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was nominated for the Padma Bhushan award by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). UNI KU SW 1453

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Man City survive late fightback to reach League Cup final

24 Jan 2018 | 4:06 AM

BRISTOL, England, Jan 24 (Reuters) Manchester City reached the League Cup final, shattering second-tier Bristol City's hopes of a remarkable upset, as the Premier League leaders survived a late fightback to win 3-2 on Tuesday and clinch the tie 5-3 on aggregate.

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Tollywood Hero Srikanth unveils 'TVS Shampoorna Bharath Shah Cricket Trophy

23 Jan 2018 | 11:44 PM

Hyderabad, Jan 23 (UNI) Tollywood Hero and Vice Captain of CCL Telugu Warriors, Srikanth, unveiled the 'TVS Shampoorna Bharath Shah Cricket Trophy 2018' here on Tuesday.

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Kerala continue their dominance in national school senior Taekwonda

23 Jan 2018 | 11:22 PM

Kannur , Jan 23 (UNI) Hosts Kerala continue the dominance on the second day also in the 63rd National School Senior Taekwondo Championship 2018 by securing two more golds into their pocket and total rose to four in the table.

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PGTI tees off 2018 season with inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open

23 Jan 2018 | 9:37 PM

Dhaka, Jan 23 (UNI) The Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) will tee off its 2018 season with the inaugural City Bank American Express Dhaka Open, which is scheduled to be played at the Kurmitola Golf Club in Dhaka, Bangladesh, from January 24-27.

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Archana, the right choice baby wins a double; Manav adds three titles sans Junior Boys

23 Jan 2018 | 9:26 PM

Durgapur, Jan 23 (UNI) Archana Kamath proved wiser than Manav Thakkar in more ways than one in the 11Sports 79th Junior and Youth National Table Tennis Championships that concluded at the Sidhu Kanu Indoor Stadium here today.

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