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Has gymnastics anything to do with circus, I was asked: Dipa

/ 18 September 2016

Dipa Karmakar

New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) India woman gymnast Dipa Karmakar on Saturday recollected that people often asked her whether her sport has anything to do with circus. Dipa, who finished fourth in the Rio Olympic


B-Town hails gymnast Dipa’s Olympic performance

/ 15 August 2016

Dipa Karmakar

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Members of the film fraternity from Amitabh Bachchan, Karan Johar, Hrithik Roshan to Arjun Rampal praised ace gymnast Dipa Karmakar, who narrowly missed the Rio Olympics gymnastics bronze, calling her “an


Gymnast Dipa narrowly misses medal in Olympic vault final

/ 15 August 2016

Dipa Karmakar

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 15 (IANS) Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar missed out on a historic medal in the women’s vault competition by a whisker as she finished a creditable fourth in the final of the


Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar finishes fourth in vault final

/ 15 August 2016

Dipa Karmakar

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 15 (IANS) Indian woman gymnast Dipa Karmakar missed out on a historic medal in the vault competiton by a whisker as she finished a creditable fourth in the final of the


Japan’s Uchimura takes all-around gymnastics gold at Olympics

/ 11 August 2016

ix-time all-around world champion Kohei Uchimura held off strong challenge from Ukraine’s Oleg Vernyayev to take his second consecutive Olympic gold in gymnastics at the Rio Games. The 27-year-old Japanese was second behind Vernyayev in


US women gymnasts take gold

/ 11 August 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 10 (IANS) The US women’s artistic gymnastics team took gold again in Rio – just as it did four years ago in London – though this time it was led by


Rio Diary: Korean selfie captures the Olympic spirit

/ 10 August 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 10 (IANS) It belies the bitter feud between their home nations and displays a rare inter-Korean friendship. A photo of two gymnasts from the twin daggers-drawn nations posing for a selfie


Mamata Banerjee congratulates gymnast Dipa Karmakar

/ 09 August 2016

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday congratulated ace Indian gymnast and Tripura girl Dipa Karmakar for qualifying in the Rio Olympic final round to be held on August 14. Dipa who turned 23