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Can yoga make the cut for Olympics?

Updated : June 23, 2018 02:38 PM IST

After deciding to treat yoga as a sport in 2015, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (MYAS) reversed the decision in the following year.
While it wouldn't be possible to adapt the whole philosophy of yoga into competitive sports, we shouldn't underestimate yoga's flexibility to adapt itself.
Big names have openly spoken about taking yoga to the Olympics. Going by the rising global craze for yoga, mats are going to roll sooner in the sporting arena.
Can yoga make the cut for Olympics?

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