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Decclan Chronicle
Boxing was nearly scrapped from SA Games, says official Lack of clarity meant that the field lacked its sheen as Maldives did not com
Boxing was nearly scrapped from SA Games, says official
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
Lack of clarity meant that the field lacked its sheen as Maldives did not compete in boxing. Such was the field that the women's 69-75kg had a field of five as the green signal had come only a... Read more
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dna
South Asian Games: Organisers scrap basketball eventThe 12th South Asian Games on Tuesday suffered a jolt with the organisers decid
South Asian Games: Organisers scrap basketball event
dna / Posted 5 days ago
The 12th South Asian Games on Tuesday suffered a jolt with the organisers deciding to cancel the basketball event following the world governing body FIBA's decision to de-recognise the event on the ground of interference from the government and... Read more
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New Kerala
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Kickstarts 12th South Asian GamesNew Delhi, Feb 5 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the South
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Kickstarts 12th South Asian Games
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 5 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the South Asian Games at Guwahati in Assam in a glittering ceremony in the presence of a galaxy of national and international dignitaries including Chief Minister of the state... Read more
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dna
PM Modi to inaugurate 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati todayPostponed several times due to a variety of reasons, the much-delayed but the b
PM Modi to inaugurate 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati today
dna / Posted 9 days ago
Postponed several times due to a variety of reasons, the much-delayed but the biggest South Asian Games ever begin here today with hosts India expected to stamp their superiority in the regional spectacle. The 12-day Games, featuring 2,500 athletes... Read more
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The Hindu
12th South Asian Games: FIBA advisory puts basketball competition in perilFIBA, the International Basketball Federation, has issued a strongly-worded adv
12th South Asian Games: FIBA advisory puts basketball competition in peril
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, has issued a strongly-worded advisory to all participating nations to refrain from competing in the basketball competitions of the 12th SAG to be held here from February 11 to 16. The advisory has been... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan contingent gets government clearance for South Asian Games"The government has given clearance for the contingent to go to India and take
Pakistan contingent gets government clearance for South Asian Games
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
"The government has given clearance for the contingent to go to India and take part in nearly 22 disciplines including field hockey." Pakistan’s 456-strong contingent for the upcoming South Asian Games in India has been cleared by its government to... Read more
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New Kerala
Sports minister to head SAG organising committeeNew Delhi, Feb 1 : The government has set up an organising committee under the
Sports minister to head SAG organising committee
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 1 : The government has set up an organising committee under the chairmanship of Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal to conduct the 12th South Asian Games which are scheduled to be held in Guwahati and Shillong from February 5-16.... Read more
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New Kerala
Indigenous sport 'Thangta' fights for recognitionChennai, Jan.30 : Thangta, an ancient Manipuri martial art, which represents an
Indigenous sport 'Thangta' fights for recognition
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Chennai, Jan.30 : Thangta, an ancient Manipuri martial art, which represents ancient culture and traditions of the state, is still fighting for recognition as a national game. The game has now spread all over India and across 21 countries. Thangta... Read more
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New Kerala
Thousands take part in 'Run for North East' for 2016 South Asian GamesGuwahati, Jan. 29 : On the occasion of the South Asian Games 2016, the 'Run for
Thousands take part in 'Run for North East' for 2016 South Asian Games
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Guwahati, Jan. 29 : On the occasion of the South Asian Games 2016, the 'Run for North East' was organised with the objective of creating awareness for the upcoming game along with the torch relay. Northeast will host the upcoming South Asian Games... Read more
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The Hindu
Rio Olympics 2016 wrestling quota: Sushil does not see controversy if he or Narsingh goes to RioSushil said whoever represents the country in the Olympics should do well and h
Rio Olympics 2016 wrestling quota: Sushil does not see controversy if he or Narsingh goes to Rio
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
Sushil said whoever represents the country in the Olympics should do well and he was ready for the trials. Heaping praise on fellow wrestler Narsingh Yadav for earning an Olympic quota place for India, star grappler Sushil Kumar on Friday said that... Read more
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New Kerala
IOA signs IOS to generate sponsorships for OlympicsNew Delhi, Jan 21 : The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Thursday announced
IOA signs IOS to generate sponsorships for Olympics
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
New Delhi, Jan 21 : The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Thursday announced that sports management firm IOS Sports & Entertainment will be its exclusive commercial and marketing rights partner for the next two years. This is the first time in the... Read more
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The Hindu
SAG torch relay beginsThe torch relay of the 12th South Asian Games (SAG), to be held in Guwahati and
SAG torch relay begins
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
The torch relay of the 12th South Asian Games (SAG), to be held in Guwahati and Shillong from February 5 to 16, kicked off at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here on Sunday. Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president N. Ramachandran handed... Read more

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