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'Kho Kho making positive strides'

'Kho Kho making positive strides'

Continuing their dominance in the game of Kho Kho, Indian men's and women's Kho Kho teams clinched respective gold medals in the just concluded 13th South Asian Games in Kathmandu.MyKhel chatted with the captains of men's and women's Kho Kho teams, asked about their plans and checked if the attitude of people towards this traditional sport has changed in India.

Rohit named LaLiga brand ambassador

Rohit named LaLiga brand ambassador

Explosive India opener and football aficionado, Rohit Sharma, has joined hands with LaLiga - Spain's top division football league as its brand ambassador in India. He is the first non-footballer in the history of the league to have signed the dotted line with them. Rohit comes on-board following a series of major initiatives by LaLiga in India since 2017.

Ansu Fati becomes CL's youngest scorer

Ansu Fati becomes CL's youngest scorer

Barcelona youngster Ansu Fati set the football world abuzz when he became Barcelona's second-youngest La Liga player ever in La Liga after appearing against Real Betis in August. He also made club history by scoring twice in his first three La Liga games this season. The youngster now has again written himself into the Champions League record books.

Arsenal eager to sign Chris Smalling

Arsenal eager to sign Chris Smalling

Arsenal are keeping their tabs open to bring on loan Roma star Chris Smalling back to English football next summer. Arsenal scouts as recently as last week watched Smalling play against Serie A title-chasers Inter Milan in a 0-0 draw at the San Siro with England boss Gareth Southgate and his assistant Steve Holland also present in the stands.