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FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Schedule

India is set to play three group stage matches at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha as FIFA announced the schedule for U-17 Women’s World Cup. Key Points FIFA announced the schedule for U-17 world cup, in association with the Local Organising Committee (LOC). Official draw is scheduled to take place on June 24, 2022. Semi-finals ..

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Mascot & Logo for FIDE Chess Olympiad

The official logo, mascot and hashtag were unveiled by the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu M K Stalin and President of AICF Dr. Sanjay Kapoor in Chennai. Key Facts The 44th Chess Olympiad is scheduled to be organised in July 2022. ‘Thambi’ is the official mascot of the Olympiad. In Tamil language, Thambi means little ..

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Ace Cricketer Mithali Raj announces retirement

Ace Indian Cricketer Mithali Raj took to Twitter on June 8, 2022 and announced retirement from all forms of cricket. She recently led the Indian team in Women’s World Cup 2022, which was recently concluded in New Zealand Who is Mithali Raj? Mithali Dorai Raj is an Indian cricketer. As a right-handed batter, she played for India between 1999 ..

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National Air Sports Policy 2022

India’s first National Air Sports Policy (NASP 2022) has been released by Ministry of Civil Aviation. It aims to provide a safe, accessible, sustainable, and affordable air sports ecosystem in India. It has a vision of making country a hub for air sports nation by 2030. Features of the Policy It has a provision of ..

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French Open Tournament 2022- Highlights

On June 5, 2022, Rafael Nadal won the 14th French Open. With this win, his record extended to 22nd Grand Slam title. He became the oldest male champion at Roland Garros. Highlights In the final, Nadal won 6-3, 6-3, 6-0. The victory came 17 years to the day since he won the first French Open ..

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