Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony

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Lovlina Borgohain Leaves Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony Midway

Olympic bronze medallist Indian boxer Lovlina Borgohain was stranded without any convenience after she decided to leave the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony midway. The move was taken in the view of extra practice, which didn't go well with India's Chef de Mission Rajesh Bhandari, who is also the vice president of the Boxing… read-more

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 - 04:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Commonwealth Games, Boxer Lovlina Borgohain, Midway, Opening Ceremony, CWG Village

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Tek Chand Becomes India's Flag-Bearer At Tokyo Paralympics

Javelin thrower Tek Chand has been bestowed to become India's flag-bearer at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020 in Japan because the Rio 2016 Gold Medal winner Thangavelu Mariyappan with 5 others have been quarantined. The event is scheduled to start on August 24 and will end on September 5. For this year at the games, India has sent its biggest-ever contingent of 54 para-athletes from across nine sports disciplines. 

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 08:31 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Tokyo Paralympics 2020, Japan, Flag-bearer, Opening Ceremony

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