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Zahid Rashid Dar
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Zahid Rashid Dar is an Olympic Sports writer at EssentiallySports. With four years of experience as a combat sports correspondent, Zahid stepped into the Olympics fold at EssentiallySports. He started his coverage at EssentiallySports with rodeo, bull riding, and Alpine Skiing. He actively covers slalom races and demonstrated his journalistic skills through his live coverage of the 2023/24 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup, where he detailed the season stat breakdown of Mikaela Shiffrin and Petra Vlhova. While exploring the snow-covered Alps, Zahid found his footing in snowboarding and hence, he often writes about the three-time Olympic gold medalist Shaun White’s career statistics and post-retirement front. To know more about Zahid, follow him on:-

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Paris Olympics Update: Brotherly Duo Conner Mantz and Clayton Young Set to Face Tough Competition From 31 Year Old British Runner

American track and field duo Conner Mantz and Clayton Young set to face tough competition as GB names star runner in Olympic squad.

February 28, 2024

‘My Daughter Is Becoming Stagnant’: Gabby Douglas’ Mother Once Lashed Out at the Gymnast’s Then-Trainer to Spur Improvement

Gabby Douglas' mother once fought with a trainer for the Olympic Champion so that she can learn more difficult skills.

February 28, 2024

Track Legend Michael Johnson Splurges $14 Million of Net Worth on Exclusive Project to Benefit Sport

With Paris Olympics only months away, track and field icon Michael Johnson reportedly invests in new track and field league.

February 27, 2024

Noah Lyles vs. Christian Coleman Showdown Set to Be Upended by Record-Holding African Sprinter

African World Record holder Ferdinand Omanyala aims to cause upset at Noah Lyles vs Christian Coleman showdown in Glasgow.

February 27, 2024

“Didn’t Expect Anything Less”: Pan Am Medalist Trinity Thomas Has Florida Gators’ Coach Overflowing With Pride After Recent Win

As Trinity Thomas shines bright in Winter Cup 2024, Florida Gators' Head Coach 'proud' of Pan American medalist!!

February 26, 2024

Noah Lyles vs. Christian Coleman: Fans Cast Their Votes for World Indoor Championship Showdown

As Noah Lyles and Christian Coleman face off once again, fans weigh in on the "close" matchup at World Indoor Championships.

February 26, 2024

“Was This a US Meet or a Gators?”: Florida Gators Gymnasts Dominating Winter Cup 2024 Leaves Fans Rejoicing

It was a spectacular day for gymnasts of Florida Gators at the Winter Cup 2024 as Kayla DiCello raced away with the championship.

February 24, 2024

“Do I Look Mean or Something?”: Despite Heartbreaking Fall, Suni Lee Hilariously Addresses Why New Gymnasts Fear Her

Despite a disappointing return to gymnastics at Winter Cup 2024, Suni Lee in good spirits as Olympic Champion.

February 24, 2024

“Wasn’t What I Wanted”: Devastating Fall Makes Suni Lee Cheer Herself Up With a Bold Winter Cup Claim

Despite a disappointing return to gymnastics at Winter Cup 2024, Suni Lee expresses hope of a better season.

February 24, 2024

Moments After Suni Lee’s Devastating Fall, Simone Biles Cheers Up Gymnastics World With Inspiring Message

Simone Biles joins the Winter Cup bandwagon as Olympic Champion commentates on the performances from home.

February 24, 2024

Feeling Unworthy of Olympics, Ailing Suni Lee Makes an Honest Confession Ahead of Paris Games 2024

As Suni Lee looks all prepared for the 2024 Winter 2024, the Olympic medalist admist feeling nervous over her abilities.

February 24, 2024

Gymnastics Winter Cup 2024: Shane Wiskus Outshines Reigning All Around Champ Yul Moldauer in Dramatic Start 

Yul Moldauer starts off his 2024 campaign with a 2nd place finish on day first of Winter Cup 2024 losing to Shane Wiskus

February 23, 2024

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