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19 hrs ago | MYREPUBLICA.com

Priyanka Chopra's 'Mary Kom' gets 'U' certificate

Actress Priyanka Chopra-starrer 'Mary Kom' biopic has finally got U certificate from Central Board of Film Certification .

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

23 hrs ago | Indian Television

Ready to train like MC Mary Kom?

MUMBAI: Everybody is envying Priyanka Chopra's toned body and all credit goes to the training same as that of MC Mary Kom! People obsessed about health and good physique are going crazy trying to achieve this new benchmark, and makers of the movie Mary Kom have just made it easy! In a brand new on-ground campaign launched recently and continuing ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Boxing, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Mc Mary Kom, Summer Olympics

Yesterday | The Indian Express

Old hand Akhil Kumar back in the reckoning

Array [1] => Array [2] => Array [3] => Array [4] => Array [5] => Array ) Akhil Kumar enjoys massive popularity in the NIS, Patiala campus.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Nerve News

Mary Kom, Akhil Kumar back in boxing squad for Asian Games

New Delhi, Aug 27 - In a stunning reversal, Olympic bronze medallist and five-time world champion M.C.Mary Kom defeated Pinki Jhangra, a Commonwealth Games bronze medallist, to make the 13-member Indian boxing contingent for the Asian Games slated for Sep 19-Oct 4 in the South Korean city of Incheon.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Akhil Kumar, Sports, Shiva Thapa, Olympic Boxing, Manoj Kumar, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Today.Az

Azerbaijan claims third gold at Nanjing Olympics

Azerbaijani boxer Rufat Huseynov at 49kg has claimed his country's third gold medal of the 2nd Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China by beating Uzbek Sulaymon Latipov 3-0.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Telegraph

Injured Vijender to miss Games

New Delhi: In a big setback to India's aspirations in the Asian Games, star middleweight boxer Vijender Singh has been ruled out of the Incheon Games because of an injury.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Boxing, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Vijender, Sushil Kumar

The Indian Express

How Omung Kumar's wife Vanita recreated Mary Kom's Manipur

First-time director Omung Kumar and his production designer wife Vanita talk about what it took to make a realistic Mary Kom biopic.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Sat Aug 23, 2014

DNA India

India's New Sports Superstars

The 31-year-old captains the U Mumba franchise in the Pro Kabaddi League. Kumar fell in love with the high-paced, athletic and full-contact sport after watching his father, a former subedar-major, excel at it.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports

DNA India

New sports superstars

It's not cool to be known as a single-sport nation. Certainly not when you are nearly 1.3 billion in number.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sushil Kumar

Express India

Female-centric roles not much welcomed in Bollywood: Priyanka Chopra

Actress Priyanka Chopra, whose upcoming biopic on boxing champion Mary Kom has generated a lot of sensation, today said that woman-oriented roles are still not much welcomed in Bollywood.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Nerve News

Wrestler Sushil Kumar Delhi's new brand ambassador

Olympic silver medal-winning wrestler Sushil Kumar was Friday announced as Delhi's new brand ambassador.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

USC Trojans

USC Adds Olympian Nieto To T&F Coaching Staff

Jamie Nieto has been named as the assistant coach in charge of jumps and multi-events for the USC Track & Field program it was announced by Director of Track & Field Caryl Smith Gilbert today .

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Jamie Nieto, Summer Olympics, Olympic Track And Field

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Rediff.com

10 years on... Ace marksman Rathore on Olympics glory and life after

'At a certain point in life your individual success doesn't give you the required satisfaction.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, Sports, Olympics, Abhinav Bindra, Olympic Shooting, Summer Olympics, Vijay Kumar

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Outlook

'Mary Kom' May Be Declared Tax Free

The biopic on star Olympic boxer Mary Kom with Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra in the lead role might become tax free as the makers are seeking exemption benefits for the movie.

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Nerve News

Creating boxing scars was challenging in 'Mary Kom': Make-up artist

Make-up artist Subhash Shinde, most popular for his work in Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, says creating boxing scars with prosthetic make-up in Priyanka Chopra-starrer Mary Kom was challenging as it required a lot of time and detailing.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Boxing, Olympics, Mc Mary Kom, Summer Olympics

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

After CWG low, Olympic medallist Vijay Kumar eyes Asiad high

New Delhi : London Olympics silver medallist Vijay Kumar, undergoing treatment for a neck injury, is desperate to avoid a race against time ahead of the World Championships and Asiad, stage where he would look to make amends for his shocking exit at Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Vijay Kumar, Olympic Shooting

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Fiji Times

RKS players join 7s camp

THE five Ratu Kadavulevu School under-18 players have joined the national 7s team to the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic

Fijilive

FEO completes voter awareness for Turaga ni Koro

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama has again urged students of Natabua High School to turn their backs to old politics practice.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Hindustan Times

Priyanka Chopras Mary Kom trailer and the cultural symbolism

The trailer of an upcoming biopic on the life of Mary Kom , a five time World Amateur Boxing champion, who shot to fame with a bronze in the 51kg category event in 2012 Olympics, has just been released.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Boxing, Olympics, Mc Mary Kom, Summer Olympics

Wed Aug 06, 2014

India.com

Sushil Kumar, Parupalli Kashyap - " Things you probably didn't know...

The 2014 Commonwealth Games has just concluded and our athletes have returned home to rousing receptions.

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Related Topix: Sushil Kumar, Summer Olympic, Sports, Yogeshwar Dutt, Olympic Wrestling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Badminton, Roger Federer, Olympic Tennis

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Olympic Medal Count

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1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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