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After three years of calls for change, the International Basketball Federation ratified rules on Thursday to allow athletes to wear traditional religious headwear during games. FIBA, basketball's inte...
From his small village in Punjab, Avtar Singh is headed to Rio. The force behind his success, Avtar says, is his parents. They mortgaged their house to help Avtar participate internationally. Their faith paid off and Avtar is the first Indian to represent India in Judo 90kg category at the Olympics. But so far, his parents have never seen him at a tournament, except on TV.