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  1. Inter-Korean sports exchanges expected to boost tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    With the two Koreas set to hold talks on sports Monday, expectations are growing that cross-border sports exchanges would lead to improved inter-Korean ties. Plans surrounding the joint entrance and teams for the 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games in August are expected to be discussed, as South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un agreed to jointly participate in the games during the inter-Korean summit on April 27. "Sports diplomacy" has often been successful in laying the ground for a diplomatic thaw, as was most recently seen in North Korea's move to send athletes and high-level officials to the PyeongChang Winter Olympics held in the South in February, which led to a thaw in strained inter-Korean relations.

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  2. `CWG Table Tennis performance will remain India's best`Read the original story

    Friday | Newkerala.com

    Pune , June 15 : With just a few days left to the commencement of the second season of Ultimate Table Tennis, Maharashtra United coach N Ravichandran was optimistic that his team will better their performance from the last season. "We are a balanced side with the right blend of youth and experience.

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  3. Elation White Light Quality For Team Table Tennis ChampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Live Design Online

    Table tennis is serious business. When the 2018 World Team Table Tennis Championships were held April 29 - May 6 in Halmstad, Sweden, the tournament attracted a worldwide viewer audience of 400 million.

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  4. World Cup glory is Xi Jinping's dream for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Asian Correspondent

    Soccer Football - Thailand v China - International Friendly - Rajamangala Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand - June 2, 2018 - Chinese fans cheer. Source: Reuters/Athit Perawongmetha NOT for the first time, the 2018 World Cup Finals will take place without the Chinese national team.

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  5. What it feels like ... to escape a war-torn countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    I left Sarajevo when I was 15. That was 1992 and right before the siege of Sarajevo began. We thought we were only leaving for a couple of weeks until things settled.

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  6. Iceland are looking for more upsets on their World Cup debut in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Daily Mail

    Iceland stole the show at Euro 2016 and are confident of more upsets on their World Cup debut... retired star Eidur Gudjohnsen opens up on their heroics in France, the Viking Thunder Clap and their chances this summer Hidden away in a swanky members club on a blistering London afternoon, the grin across Eidur Gudjohnsen's face widens with every second he reminisces over Iceland's indelible summer of 2016. It is almost two years since the Nordic country burst onto the international football scene and went from minnows to heroes across an exhilarating European Championships in France .

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  7. PM Modi nominates Kumaraswamy for fitness challengeRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Jun 13 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday nominated Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy and table tennis player Manika Batra for the 'Fitness Challenge', as part of 'Hum Fit Toh India Fit' campaign. The Prime Minister also nominated entire fraternity of brave IPS officers, especially those above 40 years to take up the fitness challenge.

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  8. Hubert Lawrence | There can only be oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | The Gleaner

    Brazil's Neymar duels for the ball with Austria's Alessandro Schopf during a friendly match at the Ernst Happel Stadium in Vienna, Austria on Sunday. Brazil won 3-0.

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  9. #FitnessChallenge: Nominated by PM, Manika Batra urges all to stay fitRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Newkerala.com

    Pune , June 13 : Indian table tennis star Manika Batra has expressed her gratitude after being nominated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for fitness challenge 'HumFitTohIndiaFit'. Earlier in the day, Prime Minister Modi took to his Twitter handle and nominated Batra, Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy and entire fraternity of brave IPS officers, especially those above 40 years, to take up the trending fitness challenge.

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  10. Bake Off winner Sophie Faldo inspires new riders to get pedalling at Lee Valley VeloParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Islington Gazette

    More than 50 people jumped on their bikes and joined Great British Bake Off winner Sophie Faldo at Lee Valley VeloPark for a morning of cycling and cake on Saturday. The event, which coincided with the launch of Bike Week 2018, aimed to inspire groups of friendsto try their hand at road cycling as a way of staying both fit and social.

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  11. Essex Eagles confident ahead of Yorkshire One-Day Cup clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Ilford Recorder

    Essex Eagles head into Thursday's Royal London One-Day Cup play-off match against Yorkshire Vikings brimming with confidence after three consecutive wins in the competition. Alastair Cook returns to the squad to bolster the batting ranks and head coach Anthony McGrath believes his side have found form at the right time heading into a crucial encounter at The Cloudfm County Ground.

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  12. Henderson eyes England starting role after claiming training camp scalpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Ilford Recorder

    England midfielder Jordan Henderson is ready to fight Eric Dier for a World Cup starting spot - and will be hoping that duel goes the same way as their table tennis matches. As manager Gareth Southgate prepares for Monday's Group G opener against Tunisia in Volgograd, the choice of who will act as the Three Lions' midfield 'pivot' is among his toughest decisions.

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  13. Essex League Division Two: South Woodford captain Joe Craddock backing team to deliver promotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Ilford Recorder

    After a mixed five weeks of the 2018 campaign, the Highfield Road club are confident they will enjoy more success in the 50-over games Joe Craddock believes South Woodford can challenge for promotion this season in the Essex League Division Two, but called on his young side to learn from their mistakes. The Highfield Road club are eighth in the table after relegation last year, but only 13 points off second-placed Leigh-on-Sea heading into the change of format.

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  14. Manika Batra accepts PM Modi's fitness challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | The Times of India

    "I happily accept the challenge and will be sharing my work-out video soon. It is very important to stay fit for a longer and healthier life not only for us - sports persons but also for everyone," Manika Batra said.

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  15. Escape to WhistlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Richmond News

    There's lots to do in Whistler in the summer, even if you're not into mountain biking. The Peak 2 Peak 360 Experience gives you access to more than 50 kilometres of hiking, running and interpretive walking trails.

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  16. Wilson, Joseph retain Solo Jr Under-21 crownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Trinidad Guardian

    Aleena Edwards, 12-time national singles champions and General Secretary of the T&T Table Tennis Association presents National women's champion Brittany Joseph with the winners trophy in Girls Under-21 Division of the 2018 Solo National Junior Table Tennis Championship at the National Racquet Centre, Tacarigua on Saturday. PICTURE Top-ranked local men's player Aaron Wilson and national women's champion Brittany Joseph captured the Boys and Girls Under-21 Division titles when the 2018 Solo National Junior Table Tennis Championship took place at the National Racquet Centre, Tacarigua on Saturday and Sunday last.

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  17. Alexandra Park School pupil Joseph Hunter nets top prize at Jack...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Ham and High

    Alexandra Park School pupil Joseph Hunter faces the camera with Sara Sutcliffe, Table Tennis England's chief executive, after winning the under-13 event at the Jack Petchey London & Essex Schools' Table Tennis singles finals . The Haringey player lost in the semi-finals in 2017, but made up for it this year by clinching the under-13 title at Brunel University A hot shot table tennis player from Alexandra Park School took top honours at the Jack Petchey London & Essex Schools' Table Tennis singles finals held on Saturday at Brunel University.

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  18. China table tennis fans plead for return of ex-boss Liu after Japan disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | South China Morning Post

    Table tennis fans flood Sina Weibo calling for return of ex-boss Liu Guoliang as China crash to double defeat in Japan Open China's table tennis fans flooded Sina Weibo with calls for the return of former coach Liu Guoliang after China lost both their men's and women's singles crowns at the Japan Open over the weekend. Former Team China head coach Liu led the nation to a decade of dominance but was forced to step down last year for unspecified reasons.

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  19. Junior paddler earns PH's maiden berth in Youth OlympiadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | ABS-CBN News

    Eighteen year-old paddler Jann Mari Nayre has secured a spot in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games, becoming the Philippines' first-ever junior representative in table tennis in the meet. Nayre, the youngest member of the Philippine National Table Tennis Team, had to go through the Rorotonga leg of the Youth Olympic Qualifiers in the Cook Islands to claim the historic berth.

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  20. 'The week that changed the world': How China prepared for NixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | BBC News

    After a false start, the meeting between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is back on track for 12 June in Singapore. It will be one of the most important encounters between former enemies, with echoes of President Nixon's 1972 visit to China.

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