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Tragedy mars national games as Maharashtra netball player dies

Tragedy struck the 35th National Games when a young netball player from Maharashtra suddenly collapsed and died during a practice session here Monday. Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said his state will bear all expenses for airlifting the body to the player’s home state. Mayuresh Pawar, 21, become dizzy and fell unconscious around 1 p.m. His teammates immediately rushed him to ...

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National Games Kick Off in Kerala; Sachin Tendulkar Star Attraction

Tendulkar was roped in by the Kerala government as the goodwill ambassador for the Games and even while Malayalam superstar Mohanlal came under flak from certain quarters for allegedly collecting money to stage his nearly four-hour-long musical show, those who found fault with him looked at Tendulkar who has not charged anything. Each time the speakers mentioned the name of ...

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