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Boxers’ rhythm affected by COVID lockdown, will focus on mental strength: BFI President on Olympics outing

Image Source : AP Boxers’ rhythm affected by COVID lockdown, will focus on mental strength: BFI President on Olympics outing There will be greater focus on making Indian boxers mentally stronger for high-pressure events like the Olympics, Boxing Federation of India President Ajay Singh told PTI, ruling out any “knee ...

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Two Tokyo Olympics silver medalists banished for breaking COVID-19 rules

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES File photo of Lasha Shavdatuashvili. Tokyo Olympics organisers say they have banished six people, including two silver medalists from the country of Georgia, for breaking rules designed to protect against COVID-19 cases. Toshiro Muto, the games chief executive, says it was a “clear and serious violation” of ...

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‘Feels like I’m walking on clouds’: The tech behind Tokyo Olympics’ fast track

Image Source : AP ‘Feels like I’m walking on clouds’: The tech behind Tokyo Olympics’ fast track The Jamaican sprinter and her Olympic-record time captured everyone’s attention. What’s under foot, though, might have been a factor when Elaine Thompson-Herah broke a 33-year-old Olympic record in the women’s 100 meters. It’s ...

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