“A lot of people advised my father not to make me wrestle. They said if I injured myself, no one would be marrying me. But my father was resolute.”
You are, indeed, free to make your own decisions in life. But, for me seeking affirmation was natural because I have to live with the decision I make.
As per the National Sports Code, an active athlete cannot hold an official post in any federation.
“It is not about the money but the satisfaction that I could do something for the society and for my village where I grew up.”
While securing a Olympic Quota Anjum also becomes the first woman to win an Individual Air Rifle medal at the World Championships in the Senior category last year.
According to Imrana, she has never faced any problems either from temple priests or from locals.
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COVID-19 Hero Maria Antonieta Alva is Peru’s finance minister. The 35-year-old has been winning praises for supporting vulnerable families.
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“We are shocked and disappointed with today’s decision, but we will not give up our hard work for equal pay,” Molly Levinson, spokeswoman for the women’s players, said in a statement.
Jerlin clinched four medals, including a gold, at the World Deaf Youth Badminton Championship in Taiwan last year, and made a name for herself in the industry.
“It feels great to know that Vrinda and I have been inducted into the ICC’s development panel.” – Janani