arjuna awardHonda Activa 110 First Published: October 25, 2019, 11:25 PM IST Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox – subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time. Wuhan (China): Indian boxer Deepak entered the men’s light flyweight finals but Olympian KT Irfan missed out on a bronze medal after finishing fourth in the 20km race walk event at the 7th CISM World Military Games here on Friday.Deepak outboxed Azerbaijan’s Alizada Salman 5-0 in the semi-final bout in an unanimous decision. He will face Kazakhstan’s Zhussupov Temirtas in the 49kg finals on Saturday. In men’s bantam weight, Chirag (56kg), however, lost 1-4 to Mongolia’s Kharkhuu Enkh Amar in the semifinals.Earlier, Irfan clocked 1:25:09s to finish the race in fourth spot.China’s Xu Hao clinched the gold with a timing of 1:22:18s, while the silver and bronze medals went to Ukraine’s Shumik Victor (1:23:18s) and Slovakia’s Uradnik Miroslav (1:24:16s) respectively.Irfan, who has a personal best as well as national record of 1:20:21s which he registered during his 10th place finish in 2012 London Olympics, has already qualified for next year’s Tokyo Summer Games by finishing fourth in the 20 km event of the Asian Race Walking Championships in March.The 29-year-old Irfan had clocked 1 hour 20 minutes and 57 seconds to better the Tokyo Olympics qualification standard of 1 hour 21 minutes.Indian sprinter Jinson Johnson qualified for the men’s 1500m finals with a timing of 3:56.17 in heat 2 of the preliminary round here.Indian quartet of Jithu Baby, Harsh Kumar, Jabir Madari Palliyalil and Kunju Muhammed Puthanpurakk also made it to the men’s 4x400m relay final after clocking 3:13.17 in the preliminary round on Friday.In tennis, Sriram Balaji lost 3-6 4-6 to China’s Zhang Zhi Zhen in the men’s singles semifinals.
6th July 2018 | By contenteditor AGTech wins lottery software contract in major Chinese province Lottery software and system developer AGTech has won a contract to provide lottery hardware support for the sports lottery in China’s Jiangsu province, which is home to more than 80 million people.The tech company’s subsidiary, Beijing AGTech GOT Technology (GOT), won the bid, with the tender managed by the Jiangsu Provincial Sports Lottery Administration Centre.Enquiries to AGTech to clarify the length of the agreement were not immediately returned.The deal will build on recent contract wins for AGTech in a number of other provinces, including Guangxi, Guizhou, Hebei, Henan, Hunan, Jilin and Shanghai. Jiangsu includes major cities such as Nanjing.“In the first half of 2018, GOT has already won tenders in various provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions across China, further reaffirming our hardware division’s continued dedication to and leading position in China’s lottery industry,” AGTech chairman and chief executive John Sun said.“AGTech has and will continue to enhance product innovation, safety and research and development compliance to contribute to the overall healthy development of China’s lottery market.”The expansion of AGTech’s hardware and distribution services across China has been a key goal of the company since it was acquired by e-commercia giant Alibaba two years ago.Earlier this week, iGamingBusiness.com reported that Chinese betting on the FIFA World Cup via the country’s sports lottery could be worth $7.5bn (€6.5bn).Image: Ozonefrance Email Address AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Topics: Lottery Tech & innovation Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter Regions: China AGTech has won a major sports lottery contract in China’s Jiangsu province Lottery