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Qatar confirms COVID-19 test requirements for World Cup fans

Results of the rapid antigen tests will only be accepted if they are from official medical centres and not self-administered. No further tests will be required in Qatar if visitors do not develop…

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Tension continues as PGA Tour files countersuit against LIV Golf

LIV Golf has lured away some of the PGA Tour's top members, including six-times major winner Phil Mickelson, with enormous purses while those who joined the rebel circuit were suspended by the PGA…

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Soft power of sports will improve our country's image, says PM Modi after inaugurating 36th National Games

Speaking at a gala ceremony at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Motera area here, the PM praised Indian athletes for winning medals in various international events such as the Olympics in recent times…

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Boxing's future at the Olympics under fresh scrutiny

An IOC spokesperson told AFP on Thursday the Olympic rulers were "extremely concerned" with the lack of a new election for the IBA presidency, and the suspension in the run-up to the congress in…

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BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly names star player who 'just missed' a spot in T20 World Cup squad

BCCI President Sourav Ganguly dropped a major update by mentioning the star player who just missed an entry into the T20 World Cup squad. 

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'Thank you...' - Roger Federer reacts to Virat Kohli's heartfelt video on his retirement

Swiss maestro Roger Federer has responded and acknowledged Virat Kohli's heartfelt video for him. Here's what he replied:

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Sergio Perez feels Red Bull teammate Max Verstappen deserves to win F1 championship

Max Verstappen has a shot at securing his second Formula One title. He has won 11 of 16 races, finished off the podium just once and heads into Singapore, a race he is yet to win and where Red…

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Mo Farah pulls out of London marathon due to injury concerns

The four-time Olympic gold medallist was due to run the race for the first time since 2019 after making a return to the track in a failed attempt to compete at last year's Olympics in Tokyo.

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'Please cut him some slack' - Aakash Chopra tells KL Rahul's critics after his 56-ball 51* vs SA

Former Indian opener-turned-commentator Aakash Chopra is baffled by the criticism of KL Rahul. Here's what he said:

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Ind vs SA: Rohit Sharma goes past MS Dhoni to achieve most T20I wins by Indian captain in a calendar year

After beating South Africa in the 1st T20I, Indian captain Rohit Sharma broke former skipper MS Dhoni's elite record.

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Big blow to Team India! Jasprit Bumrah ruled out of T20 World Cup with back stress fracture: Report

If reports turn out to be true, this is a massive blow to Rohit Sharma-led India's chances to win the forthcoming 2022 T20 World Cup in Australia.

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Vietnam Open: India's B Sai Praneeth bows out after defeat in second round

Praneeth, who has been struggling for form for the last one year, lost 21-17 18-21 13-21 to Satish Kumar to make another early exit from a tournament.

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Iran defender Majid Hosseini sends support for protests

Majid Hosseini, a defender who plays for Turkey's top division side Kayserispor, reposted a cartoon on Instagram showing a woman with flowing hair walking up to an anti-riot policeman and taking…

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Watch: 'For me, you are always going to be GOAT' - Virat Kohli pays heartfelt tribute to Roger Federer

Former Indian captain Virat Kohli, in a video shared by ATP Tour's official Twitter handle, paid a heartfelt tribute to Swiss maestro Roger Federer

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Rory McIlroy reacts to tensions between PGA Tour and LIV Golf, says game is 'ripping itself apart'

FedEx Cup champion Rory McIlroy opened up on the PGA Tour vs LIV Golf Royal Rumble. Here's what he said:

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