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Casillas, Xavi win Prince of Asturias award

September 6th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 6 (IANS) The prestigious Prince of Asturias Award for Sport was awarded to Spain football internationals Iker Casillas and Xavi Hernandez.The award saw the Real Madrid goalkeeper and ... Read more...

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Spain in third Hopman final with singles sweeps

January 7th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 7 (DPA) Two-time champion Spain barrelled past Australia Thursday to set the stage for a possible Hopman Cup trophy hat trick with a defeat of the hard-luck hosts 2-0. Tournament debutante ... Read more...

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Date-Krumm becomes second-oldest WTA singles champion

September 27th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 27 (DPA) Japanese professional tennis player Kimiko Date-Krumm Sunday became the second-oldest Women's Tennis Association (WTA) champion when she beat Spain's second seeded Anabel Medina Garrigues 6-3, 6-3 to win ... Read more...

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2008 most special year: Nadal

October 24th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Oviedo (Spain), Oct 24 (IANS) Tennis great Rafael Nadal has called the 2008 season in which he won his first Wimbledon title and captured Olympic gold and the No. 1 ranking the ... Read more...

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Paes to open tennis academy in Kolkata

May 24th, 2008 - 12:03 am ICT by admin
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) Indian Davis Cup team captain Leander Paes said Friday that he plans to start a tennis academy in the city soon. "I have been toying with the idea ... Read more...

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