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Inspiring! Mason's Daughter Wins Silver at Asian U-20 Championship

In an inspiring story, Pooja, coming from a modest background and with no previous sports experience, bagged a Silver Medal, at the high jump event at Asian U-20. She trained with her coach Balwant Patra, in the most difficult situations, with limited access of equipment. Pooja's journey is a testimony to her sheer determination and the unwavering support of her mentor and family. Her achievement is an encouragement to others.

Thu, 15 Jun 2023 - 09:30 AM / by Taniya Thappa

Tags: sports, high jump, Asian Championship, Pooja

Courtesy: Indian Express

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Indian Athletes Payas Jain-Yashaswini Wins Gold Medal At Asian Championship

Indian paddlers Payas Jain and Yashaswini Ghorpade defeated the Chinese duo of Han Xinyuan and Qin Yuxuan 3-2 in a thrilling finals of Asian Junior and Cadet Championships in Laos. The Indian players scored 11-9, 11-1, 10-12, 7-11, and 11-8, and secured a gold medal for India. Furthermore, this was the first gold medal that the Indian juniors have won in an Asian Championships.

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 03:48 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: athletes, Players, Asian Championship, India, Gold Medal

Indian contingent at Asian Championship venue

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Eying Medal Tally Haul, Indian Boxers Reach Dubai For Asian Champ'ship

Seen as preparation for the Tokyo Olympics, the 19 membered Indian boxing contingent reached Dubai on May 22 to participate in the Asian Championship. Aiming to improve their last tournament medal haul, the Indian contingent with 10 women boxers includes defending champion Amit Panghal and six-time champion MC Marycom. Notably, the $400,000 prize money tournament earlier scheduled in India was shifted due to COVID-19.

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 09:25 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Asian Championship, indian boxer, Covid-19, MC Marycom

Courtesy: Deccan Herald