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Sampurna Pal
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Sampurna Pal is a Primary editor for the Olympics Sports division at EssentiallySports. Her writing navigates through the world of gymnastics, equestrian sports, and alpine skiing. With over 2 years of experience editing and publishing sports content, she brings valuable insights to the EssentiallySports editorial desk. While making sure that editorial best practices are in check, Sampurna covered three prime events - the 2023/24 FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup, New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, and the 2024 Olympic Marathon trials. When not editing the next viral story, she finds solace in photography, cooking, and teaching. These passions allow her to bring color, movement, and vision to the sports content she edits.

Articles By Author

Despite Overnight Progress, Kentucky Derby 2024 Favorite Fails to Impress Fans: “Not Laying Money on This Horse”

Leaving many fans questioning, the early favorite for the 2024 Kentucky Derby, failed to impress people at Churchill Downs.

3 weeks ago

As Simone Biles Celebrates First Anniversary, Jonathan Owens Pays Tribute: “Love You So Much”

Simone Biles and her husband Jonathan Owens celebrated their first wedding anniversary with heartfelt tributes on Instagram.

April 21, 2024

“I’m Not Pregnant”: Agitated Simone Biles Shuts Down Baby Rumors

Simone Biles firmly denies rumors, setting boundaries around public speculation into personal affairs despite intense curiosity.

December 13, 2023

Cal State Graduate Running Maiden Marathon Stomps Over Thousands of Legacy Participants in Long Beach

Recent CSULB graduate stunned her marathon debut, winning the women's race at the 2023 Long Beach Marathon and outpacing legacy runners.

October 17, 2023

Equestrian World on Edge as Arcangelo Takes Center Stage as Leading Contender in $6-Million Breeders? Cup Classic

Arcangelo turns heads with an electrifying workout, fueling excitement for the Breeders' Cup Classic debut against older horses.

October 16, 2023

Ending Three-Game Drought, Illinois Women’s Volleyball Team Overcomes Rutgers’ Historic Set Win to Triumph 3-1 at Huff Hall

The Illinois volleyball team ended their three-game skid by defeating Rutgers' historic second-set win at Huff Hall on Sunday.

October 16, 2023

Extending Undefeated Streak to 17, Nebraska Continues Dominance With a Sweep Over Nittany Lions in NCAA Women?s Volleyball

Arcangelo turns heads with an electrifying workout, fueling excitement for the Breeders' Cup Classic debut against older horses.

October 16, 2023

?I Can?t Believe This?: Olympic Boxing Champion?s Untimely Demise at 63 Leaves Fans in Devastating?Grief

The boxing world mourns the sudden death of legendary Irish Olympic boxing champion and press photographer Hugh Russell at 63.

October 15, 2023

After Cheering for Oklahoma in Their Victory Over Texas, Dave Portnoy Dubs Texas Weird

After Oklahoma's win over Texas, Barstool's Dave Portnoy called the University of Texas weird in a tweet mocking their eccentric culture.

October 15, 2023

Following Multiple Fatalities, American Horse Racing Association Enforces Crucial Rules

The AAEP has announced crucial new rules for Horse Racing, following concerning rises in catastrophic injuries and fatalities.

October 14, 2023

Invincible Nebraska Volleyball Obliterates Michigan in Spectacular Homecoming to Improve Unbeaten Streak to 16?0

Arcangelo turns heads with an electrifying workout, fueling excitement for the Breeders' Cup Classic debut against older horses.

October 14, 2023

“Supporter of Clean Sport”: Following Medical Mishap Reallocation, Paris 2024 Equestrian Team Berth Shifts from China to Japan

This story of the of equestrian competition, and dreams deferred for the Paris 2024 will have you questioning what truly matters most!

October 13, 2023

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