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“Pickleball has further strengthened the bonding with my father…….”

with Drishika Kasat DOB:              11th August 2003 State:             Maharashtra City:               Mumbai Club:              Anmol   “The person behind my introduction to Pickleball is my father. Being an amazing player himself, he is determined to make me a better player each day.” Drishika Kasat could not stop thanking his father for …

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While only 11 months left for the Tokyo Olympics 2020, Indian dope test structure in jeopardy

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has suspended the accreditation of National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) in New Delhi for a period of six months due to non-conformity with the International Standard for Laboratories (ISL) as identified during a WADA site visit. This suspension restricts the National Anti-Doping Agency’s (NADA’s) responsibilities …

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“Pickleball is like a booster to me both on and off the court…….”

with Soumya Chaudhary DOB:              10th October 1996 State:             Bihar City:               Patna Club:              Bihar Pickleball Association Soumya Chaudhary has a very interesting tale to tell about her life story with Pickleball. When she was in college she got to know about Pickleball from her friend Shalu Kapoor. She wanted to …

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Celebration of life – World Transplant Games 2019 becomes a watershed in Indian sport as participants come back with record 6 medals

So many surprises await in a lifetime; hence ‘Carpe Diem’. As the future is unknown, we must seize the present. That is exactly what 14 fearless Indians did to celebrate their life and time. The World Transplant Games, a competition recognized by the International Olympic Committee, brings together organ and …

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“Pickleball is an extraordinary game that takes everyone by surprise…….”

with Aditi Jagtap DOB:              23rd February 2002 State:             Maharashtra City:               Aurangabad Club:              Aurangabad Pickleball Club  Aditi Jagtap is a sportsman in heart, likes to play any type of sport but loves to play Pickleball. An extremely talented woman player, she is believed to become one of the stars of …

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“Pickleball has given me so many things that I never dreamt of…….”

with Sachin Mandrekar DOB:              8th August 1971 State:             Maharashtra City:               Mumbai Club:              Club MK and Anmol Society  “Keep on Dinking, Point is Earned……” Sachin Mandrekar believes this thoroughly- in Pickleball and in life. In this hard-core world, where each one is fighting for his existence, Mandrekar tries to keep …

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