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Always Curiosity Why Do Olympians Bite Their Medals?

Watch the Olympics and you might notice a number of medalists gnawing on their gold or silver prize like an old-time prospector. Do they believe the International Olympic Committee is going to stiff them? Does anyone expect to bite into chocolate? It turns out it might be because they’re following …

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Gill, Santosh ready to power up their boats

Prev CS Santhosh and Gaurav Gill Double Asia Pacific Rally champion Gaurav Gill and two-time Dakar Rally finisher CS Santosh are hoping not to find themselves all at sea when they slip behind the wheel of a racing boat for next weekend’s maiden P1 Powerboat Indian Grand Prix of the …

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Pele’s son Edinho to begin 13-year prison sentence

Prev Pele’s son Edinho Sao Paulo: The son of football legend Pele turned himself in late Friday after being ordered by a Brazilian court to begin serving a nearly 13-year prison sentence for money laundering and drug trafficking. Edson “Edinho” Cholbi do Nascimento, who briefly played for his father’s former …

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MSSA: Two hockey titles in one day for Don Bosco

PrevNext The victorious Don Bosco U-12 hockey team with the trophy Don Bosco (Matunga) registered a clean sweep of the hockey titles on offer at the St Stanislaus ground yesterday beating the home team on both counts — first for the U-10 MSSA Oliver Andrade trophy and then for the …

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Formula One as a sport is outdated: Lewis Hamilton

Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One driver Britain’s Lewis Hamilton speaks during a launch event for the Mercedes 2017 Formula one car. Pic/PTI London: Lewis Hamilton said Wednesday that Formula One was “outdated” as he urged grand prix racing’s new owners to lead a revival of the sport’s fortunes. Three-times world …

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