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Uganda's Cheptegei refreshes 5,000m world record at return of Diamond League

Paris, Aug 15 (Xinhua) World champion Joshua Cheptegei of Uganda on Friday conquered Ethiopian legend Kenenisa Bekele's 16-year-old 5,000m world record by improving it by 1.99s at the restart of the coronavirus-hit Diamond League in Monaco, media reported on Saturday.

The 2019 men's 10,000 worlds champion clocked in 12 minutes 35.36 seconds to shatter Bekele's previous best of 12:37.35 which was set in 2004.
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Dangal Games raises USD 1 mln in funding

19 Jan 2021 | 9:12 PM

New Delhi, Jan 19 (UNI) Dangal Games, an online skill-based gaming platform said that it has raised USD 1 million in funding.

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Sports minister Rijiju inaugurates national  kho-kho coaching camp

Sports minister Rijiju inaugurates national kho-kho coaching camp

19 Jan 2021 | 8:19 PM

New Delhi, Jan 19 (UNI) Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday inaugurated a kho-kho national coaching camp, which is aimed to uplift the skillset of players through a scientific evaluation programme.

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All India Postal Table Tennis tournament begins in Hyderabad

19 Jan 2021 | 7:20 PM

Hyderabad, Jan 19 (UNI) The prestigious 36th All India Postal Table Tennis Tournament organized by Telangana Postal Circle began at Lal Bahadur Indoor Stadium here on Tuesday.

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AP GUV, CM, Pawan Kalyan congratulate Indian cricket team for historic win

19 Jan 2021 | 7:15 PM

Vijayawada, Jan 19 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan, Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy and Janasena party president K Pawan Kalyan congratulated the Indian Cricket Team for the historical win in Australia on Tuesday.

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Thailand Open: Sindhu, Srikanth & Sameer enter 2nd round, Saina crashes out

19 Jan 2021 | 7:06 PM

Bangkok, Jan 19 (UNI) Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, Sameer Verma, men’s doubles pair Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty and the mixed doubles team of Satwik and Ashwini Ponnappa entered the second round while Saina Nehwal crashed out of the Toyota Thailand Open, here on Tuesday.

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