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Manasi hopes featuring on TIME magazine cover will change perceptions on disability

“I’m privileged to represent the disability community that is so under represented in India. I am glad I got a voice because of my sport. I’m fortunate to use this voice to raise awareness about prosthetics, road safety, disability and inclusion,” says Manasi Joshi. Continue reading Manasi hopes featuring on TIME magazine cover will change perceptions on disability

Gurjar shakes off Rio trauma and hopes podium place in Tokyo

Sundar Singh Gurjar, centre, beat Dinesh Herath Mudiyanselage and Indian compatriot Ajeet Singh for javelin gold at Dubai 2019. Photograph: Luc Percival I am now throwing beyond 68 metres says India’s Para javelin ace By Jaswinder SidhuNew Delhi, September 27, 2020Sundar Singh Gurjar reached the call room 52 seconds late for the javelin event at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. Event organisers disqualified him.India’s top … Continue reading Gurjar shakes off Rio trauma and hopes podium place in Tokyo

New deal to deliver Polish football content to 60 million fans globally

Ekstraklasa partners with Dugout to expand London, June 4, 2020A new partnership will broadcast football content from Poland to a global audience of more than 60 million fans.Partners Ekstraklasa SA and Dugout announced the deal Wednesday.The former holds exclusive global media rights of Poland’s top professional league PKO Bank Polski Ekstraklasa and Dugout.com, well-known media channel in Europe, will distribute the content through its embed … Continue reading New deal to deliver Polish football content to 60 million fans globally

Qatar Hockey Federation Mulls Arabian Dream League

Qatar News Agency, Doha, 11 August – Qatar Hockey Federation (QHF) is planning to organise here an international league called Arabian Dream League featuring top teams from the world, a senior official said Sunday. Speaking to Qatar News Agency (QNA) QHF Secretary General Mohamed Abdul-Nazer said, “We have plans to organise the Arabian Dream League, similar to premier leagues are that conducted by countries that … Continue reading Qatar Hockey Federation Mulls Arabian Dream League

Nepal Paralympic ‘receives no support from Oli government’

Sudeep Sonawane, Kathmandu, 14 March 2020 – National Paralympic Committee Nepal (NPCN) receives “absolutely no support” from the government of Nepal, a senior official said Saturday. Speaking to The Pluralist, NPCN Secretary Biswash Basnet on Saturday said, “Absolutely not. The government does not support Nepal Paralympic Committee in anyway. We manage our affairs through sponsorship and Agitos Foundation, the only charity that works with the … Continue reading Nepal Paralympic ‘receives no support from Oli government’