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From Virat Kohli to Mirabai Chanu: Sporting icons wish countrymen on India’s Independence Day

On Monday (August 15) India celebrates 75 years of independence from the British Raj. The country had on August 15, 1947 (It’s the 75th anniversary of India’s independence, but it’s still the 76th Independence Day). Every year, Landmark Day is celebrated with great enthusiasm across the country. As India immersed itself in the celebrations and …

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Independent India’s top-10 sporting moments | Sports News

Monday marks the 75th anniversary of Indian independence. There have been some exhilarating triumphs for India on the sporting field during this period. Onmanorama picks India’s top 10 sporting moments in chronological order. Jadhav wins first Olympic medal KD Jadhav. Photo: Manorama Archive KD Jadhav made history at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics when he won …

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Pakistan’s sporting greats who put the nation on world map – Sports

From dominating hockey fields to ruling squash courts, these Pakistanis always kept the green flag flying high Pakistan have a rich history in sports, producing several great athletes and icons in different games over the years. As Pakistan celebrates its diamond jubilee, we take a look at some sporting personalities who not only had a …

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