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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

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5:06am EDT

India's Greco-Romans wrestlers eager to step out of freestyle shadow

JAKARTA Greco-Roman wrestler Harpreet Singh was clearly bored as he sat on his own in the banquet hall of a plush Delhi hotel last weekend as India's media got a chance to talk to their Asian Games-bound grapplers last weekend.

4:32am EDT

Games-India's Greco-Romans wrestlers eager to step out of freestyle shadow

JAKARTA, Aug 17 Greco-Roman wrestler Harpreet Singh was clearly bored as he sat on his own in the banquet hall of a plush Delhi hotel last weekend as India's media got a chance to talk to their Asian Games-bound grapplers last weekend.

Aug 16 2018

Asian Games: China's Asiad juggernaut ready to roll in Indonesia

JAKARTA China will be showing off an embarrassment of sporting riches, Indonesia will seek to prove its organizational capability and, equally importantly, the 18th Asian Games will offer a sneak peak into the future of the Olympics.

Aug 15 2018

Asian Games: Shooters, wrestlers shoulder India's burden of expectations

NEW DELHI India will be banking largely on their shooters, wrestlers and boxers to deliver gold at the Asian Games in Indonesia to better the 57-medal mark they achieved in Incheon four years ago.

Aug 10 2018

Asian Games: Nothing less than hockey gold will do for India's Sardar

NEW DELHI Anything less than the gold medal will be a disappointment for the Indian men's hockey team at the Asian Games in Indonesia, veteran midfielder Sardar Singh said on Friday.

Aug 08 2018

Games - Chanu withdrawal latest setback for India ahead of Asian Games

NEW DELHI India's bid to win their first Asian Games gold medal in weightlifting suffered a major jolt with women's 48kg world champion Mirabai Chanu pulling out of the competition with a back injury.

Jul 24 2018

India's Pant ready for red ball transition in England

NEW DELHI India's Rishabh Pant has grown a nice little reputation as a batsman who can whack the white ball pretty hard and the 20-year-old reckons he would need only minor adjustments to his technique to excel in test matches in England.

Jun 22 2018

Tendulkar - scrap two new-ball ODI rule to revive reverse swing

NEW DELHI India batting great Sachin Tendulkar says cricket should revisit the rule of using two new balls in one-day games in order to revive the moribund art of reverse swing in the format.

May 23 2018

Chennai's 'retirement home' show old is gold in IPL

NEW DELHI Twenty20 cricket is perceived primarily as a stage on which young players perform best but the war horses at Chennai Super Kings have turned that notion on its head by marching into the Indian Premier League (IPL) final for a record seventh time.

May 22 2018

Yuvraj struggles on as the magic wanes

NEW DELHI Few things are more painful than watching an ageing athlete falter as they try to summon up the old magic and Yuvraj Singh's fans have endured a shared agony over the course of this year's Indian Premier League (IPL).

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