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Her diet secrets, her exercise regimen and cheat day rules
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Her diet secrets, her exercise regimen and cheat day rules

PV Sindhu wins the Gold medal at CWG 2022: What are this champion's training secrets? Photo : APBadminton ace Pusarla Venkata Sindhu aka PV Sindhu is a rockstar. Not just for her Indian compatriots but for the sporting community the world over. She knows how to live it up. Mentions of the Hyderabad girl's love for biryani, ice creams, shopping and pop music have gained legendary status.The 27-year-old Hyderabad-bred shuttler stands 5'10" tall (1.79m). While the Indian badminton ace whose lunging leg came under pressure during the finals against Canada's Michelle Li, her coach Park Tae Sang was sure that despite her injury, his athlete was going to win. Her physio Evangeline is quoted by the Indian Express saying that Sindhu underwent stretching, rubbing, hydrotherapy – pool water walkin...
Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 9 Live Updates
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Commonwealth Games 2022 Day 9 Live Updates

India will be in action against England in the women's T20 cricket semifinal. Shivani Naik is trotting around Brummie land in Birmingham for the Commonwealth Games. As the Brummies say, her features are ‘bosting’ (brilliant!). As ever, some incredible stories are pouring in from the lives of inspirational athletes to how they do what they do in their sport. Did you know how a girl born in China landed up in Canada to become a gold medallist? Or the hysteria around Mirabai Chanu at the Games. Watch the CWG drama unfold through Shivani’s eyes and wisdom by clicking here Meanwhile, in Chennai, wizards of Chess from all over the world have gathered for the Chess Olympiad. From Magnus Carlsen, who walked in like a deity, to hometown's love R Praggnanandhaa, everyone is there. Also present i...
IOC to consider including cricket in 2028 Los Angeles Olympic Games
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IOC to consider including cricket in 2028 Los Angeles Olympic Games

Cricket's much-anticipated inclusion in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics received a shot in the arm as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) shortlisted it for a review along with eight other sporting disciplines. Cricket has only featured once at the 1900 Paris Olympic Games, with Great Britain and hosts France as only participants. According to ESPN Cricinfo, The development comes a day after the International Cricket Committee (ICC) was formally invited by both the LA28 and IOC to submit presentation in order to make their case considered. However, a final decision is expected to be announced ahead of the ...
Aussie swimmer Emma McKeon sets Commonwealth Games record
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Aussie swimmer Emma McKeon sets Commonwealth Games record

Another day. Another high-water mark for Emma McKeon, now the most decorated athlete in Commonwealth Games history.McKeon has added another gold and a bronze to her unrivalled Commonwealth medal collection which now numbers 19.The previous record for most Commonwealth medals was 18, shared with South African swimmer Chad le Clos and two shooters, Australia's Phillip Adams and England's Mick Gault."I am proud ... I don't really know what to say," McKeon said."The medals are rewarding obviously, it's what we train for."But for me the most rewarding thing this year is being able to keep myself together for the week, to be able to get up behind the blocks."Every time anyone gets behind the blocks, they're taking a risk, you're putting your heart on the line whether you succeed or fail."So j...
Commonwealth Games 2022 Live Day 2: India’s Sanket Sargar in action in Weightlifting 55kg medal event
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Commonwealth Games 2022 Live Day 2: India’s Sanket Sargar in action in Weightlifting 55kg medal event

Jul 30, 2022 01:52 PM IST CWG 2022 Live Updates: Men's Marathon begins Nitendra Singh Rawat is in action as the Men's Marathon begins at Victoria Square in Birmingham Jul 30, 2022 01:49 PM IST Commonwealth Games 2022 Live Updates: Kenya's Ochima fails in remaining two attempts Kenya's Benjamin Osiemo Ochima finishes with best attempt of 65kg in three attempts. Jul 30, 2022 01:46 PM IST CWG 2022 Day 2: Kenyan weightlifter begins proceedings Kenya's Benjamin Osiemo Ochoma successfully lifts 65kg in the first attempt (snatch)Update: Bostwana's Kgotla Alphius N Kgaswane lifts 70kg in first attempt   Jul 30, 2022 01:42 PM IST CWG 2022 Live Updates: India's badminton mixed-team event resumes  India's mixed-team match against Sri Lanka begins in badminton. Satwiksairaj R...
Australians in action, Cody Simpson, events, schedule, Day 1, live updates, blog, medal tally, swimming, T20 cricket
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Australians in action, Cody Simpson, events, schedule, Day 1, live updates, blog, medal tally, swimming, T20 cricket

Australia is on the back foot early in the women’s T20 against India, with four wickets tumbling in the first five overs.Alyssa Healy departed for a duck on the second ball of the innings and was quickly followed by skipper Meg Lanning (8), Beth Mooney (10) and Tahlia McGrath (14).Chasing a tough but gettable target of 155 thanks to an outstanding knock of 52 from India captain Harmanpreet Kaur, the Aussies have an almighty task to hang in the match.Follow all the action in our LIVE BLOG below!Kyle Chalmers was the fastest in the men’s butterfly 50m, clocking in with 23.45 with fellow Aussie Matt Temple finishing with 23.70 as Cody Simpson also booked a berth in the semi-finals of the event.Simpson’s girlfriend Emma Mckeon also enjoyed a sizzling performance in the women’s 100m butterfl...