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Indian wrestler dies after being electrocuted in flooded stadium

Prev Representational Picture A national-level wrestler, Vishal Kumar Verma, died yesterday as he was electrocuted at a water-logged Jaipal Singh Stadium in Ranchi. The wrestler was immediately rushed to the nearby Sadar hospital where he was declared dead. He was electrocuted while trying to pump out water from water-logged stadium. …

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China’s Lijiao Gong ends long wait for shot put gold

By: Reuters | London | Published:August 10, 2017 3:22 pm Gong had won five silver and bronze medals at the World Championships and Olympics but never a gold. (Source: Reuters) China’s Gong Lijiao ended her long wait for a global outdoor title when she won the shot put gold medal …

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Five accused appear in court over Hillsborough disaster

Prev Family and friends of those who died in the 1989 Hillsborough football stadium disaster, gather outside the Warrington Magistrate’s Court, in Warrington, north west England on August 9, 2017. Five men charged over the 1989 Hillsborough football stadium disaster, in which 96 Liverpool fans died, were to appear in …

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Serena Williams is about to become a 'real woman'

Prev Serena Williams Serena Williams believes her baby will make her a “real woman.” Williams, 35, is all set to welcome her first child, with fiance and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, into the world next month, and she can’t wait. “I have so much respect for so many women [for …

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Tottenham Hotspur legend Robbie Keane signed by ATK for ISL

Atletico de Kolkata‏ posted a picture welcoming Robbie Keane to the team New Delhi: Two-time champions ATK today announced the signing of Irish football legend Robert David “Robbie” Keane for the fourth season of Indian Super League scheduled to be held in November. Keane, who has been a prolific scorer playing …

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