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Sharath in Asian team for European TT tourney


August 21st, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) India's top paddler Sharath Kamal has been included in the Asian team for the Euro-Asia Event European Stage table tennis event to be held ... Read more...

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Sharath Kamal in Asian table tennis team


August 21st, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 21 (IANS) Achanta Sharath Kamal has been included in the Asian table tennis team that will take part in the 2012 Euro-Asia Event European Stage to be held ... Read more...

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Olympic hockey: India to play only for pride against Korea (Preview)


August 4th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) The Indian hockey team will be hoping for a win against Asian rivals South Korea in the London Olympics Sunday, following three straight defeats which have ... Read more...

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Basketball: China beat Czechs, US survives


July 29th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) China beat Czech Republic 66-57 to win the Olympic women's basketball opener here while the US were stretched by Croatia.China's Guard Ma Zengyu scored 14 of ... Read more...

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Australia beat China to qualify for Olympic volleyball


June 10th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, June 10 (IANS) Australia qualified Sunday for the London Olympic Games men's volleyball competition, beating China 3-0 in the qualifying tournament here.Australia improved their record to five wins and ... Read more...

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Indian women bag Asian Squash title, men lose to Pakistan


May 6th, 2012 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Kuwait, May 5 (IANS) Indian women created history by winning their maiden title as they beat Hong Kong 2-0 in the final of the Asian Team Squash championship here Saturday. ... Read more...

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Asian Squash: Indian teams in semi-finals


May 4th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kuwait City, May 4 (IANS) Joshna Chinappa led the Indian women's team's charge into the semi-finals with a 2-0 win over second-seeded Malaysia in their all-important final pool match of ... Read more...

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Asian squash: Indian men in last eight


May 3rd, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kuwait, May 3 (IANS) The Indian teams continued their winning ways in both the men's and women's sections at the 16th Asian team squash championship here Tuesday.The men's team topped ... Read more...

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Winning start by Indian teams at Asian Squash


May 2nd, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kuwait, May 2 (IANS) The Indian men's and women's teams began their campaign in the 16th Asian team squash championship on a strong note here Tuesday defeating Singapore and China, ... Read more...

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‘Nadeshiko Japan’ is Japan’s top word for 2011


December 2nd, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Dec 2 (IANS) "Nadeshiko Japan", the nickname for Japan's women's soccer team which beat the US in the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup final, has been named the "word ... Read more...

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Anaka Alankamony bags Asian squash gold


June 26th, 2011 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Amman (Jordan), June 26 (IANS) Anaka Alankamony, a 16-year old from India, won the girls under 19 title at the Asian Junior Championships here Saturday night defeating top seeded Tong ... Read more...

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Indian excels in Asian junior squash


June 23rd, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Amman (Jordan), June 23 (IANS) India's Aparajitha Balamurukan made her maiden appearance in the girls under-19 semi-finals of the Asian Junior Squash Championships after defeating higher ranked 3/4 seed Ka ... Read more...

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World Cup win will usher new era in Pakistan cricket: Intikhab


March 27th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Pakistani cricket manager Intikhab Alam feels winning the World Cup could usher in a new era in his country's cricket.Intikhab said Pakistan cricket had gone ... Read more...

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Bangladesh need to start learning how to win, says Smith


March 19th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 19 (IANS) After having given cricketing lessons to Bangladesh in the World Cup group game Saturday, South African skipper Graeme Smith said the South Asian team needed to ... Read more...

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Asian team will win World Cup: Ramiz Raja


March 13th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, March 13 (IANS) Former Pakistan cricket captain Ramiz Raja has predicted that an Asian team will win the 2011 World Cup."There was a time when Asian teams didn't have ... Read more...

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Man U midfielder Park Ji-sung retires from international football


January 29th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): Manchester United midfielder Park Ji-sung has retired from international football after playing his 100th match in the Asian Cup semi-final defeat by Japan on Tuesday.Park was not included ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Aisam duo makes it to Kremlin Cup quarterfinals


October 21st, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 21 (ANI): The tennis duo comprising Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Kremlin Cup ATP World Championship in Moscow.The ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Aisam duo sails into Shanghai quarter-finals


October 15th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 15 (ANI): The tennis duo comprising Rohan Bopanna of India and Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan has advanced into the quarterfinals of the ATP Master Tennis Championship men's doubles event ... Read more...

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India’s football friendly against Gambia called off


September 13th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) India's international football friendly match against Gambia slated for Sep 19 has been called off as chief coach Bob Houghton was not interested in playing African teams ... Read more...

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Greece vs South Korea is clash of giant-killers


June 11th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Andy Goldberg Port Elizabeth, June 11 (DPA) The World Cup game between South Korea and Greece brings together two teams responsible for perhaps the most unexpected and remarkable achievements in modern ... Read more...

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The Netherlands make the semis despite losing to Korea (Roundup)


March 9th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy and Sirshendu Panth New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) The Netherlands went down to a determined Asian Champions Korea 1-2 in an engrossing battle, but survived by the skin of their ... Read more...

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Korea demolish Canada in Hockey World Cup (Lead)


March 7th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Korea unleashed a second-half blitz to demolish Canada 9-2 in their Pool A match to keep their hopes alive in the Hockey World Cup here ... Read more...

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Two down Germany rally to hold Korea (Lead)


March 1st, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Defending champions Germany saved the blushes with a second-half comeback to finish 2-2 against Asian Games gold medallists Korea in a Pool A game of the Hockey ... Read more...

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Asian chess: India A bag men’s gold, Vietnam win women’s title


December 28th, 2009 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 28 (IANS) India A men's team overwhelmed Sri Lanka to annex the gold in the Tata Steel Asian Team Chess Championship which concluded here Monday. In the women's section, overnight leaders, ... Read more...

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India A men assured of chess gold


December 27th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 27 (IANS) The India A men's team cruised past Singapore to be assured of the gold medal after the sixth and penultimate round of the Tata Steel Asian Team Chess ... Read more...

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India A move closer to Asian Team Chess title


December 27th, 2009 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 26 (IANS) The India A men's team inched closer to the title, beating Iran convincingly 3.5-0.5 in the fifth round of the Asian Team Chess Championship here Saturday. With two more ... Read more...

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Indians win on opening day of Tata steel chess


December 22nd, 2009 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 22 (IANS) Top seeds India A teams won by the narrowest margin of 2.5-1.5 against their less fancied opponents Bangladesh and Indonesia in both the Men's and women's section on ... Read more...

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Nineteen GMs, ten WGMs in 16th Asian team chess championship


December 20th, 2009 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) As many as 19 Grand Masters and 10 Women's Grand Masters are among the 100-odd players taking part in the $5,000 16th Asian team chess championships that ... Read more...

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Sasikiran, Satyapragyan, to lead Indian teams in Asian chess


December 16th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 16 (IANS) Grand Masters K.Sasikiran and S.Satyapragyan will spearhead the men's challenge in the $5,000 prize money 16th Asian team chess championship to be held here Dec 20-28. While Sasikiran ... Read more...

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Jeev, Jyoti shoot best card of the week, lie ninth


November 28th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Shenzhen (China), Nov 28 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh and Jyoti Randhawa delivered a seven-under 65, their best round of the week but still felt they left far too much out ... Read more...

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Tillakeratne led Sri Lanka to a win over SA in Champions Trophy


September 24th, 2009 - 3:01 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Centurion, Sep 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tillakeratne Dilshan’s composed century led Sri Lanka to a 55-run win over rusty hosts South Africa as the opening match of the Champions Trophy was decided by ... Read more...

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Kyrgyzstan beat Sri Lanka, finish third in Nehru Cup


August 28th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Kyrgyzstan thrashed Sri Lanka 4-1 in their last round robin match to finish third in the ONGC Nehru Cup football tournament at the Ambedkar Stadium here Friday. Anton ... Read more...

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India not ready to lower guard against Syria in Nehru Cup (Preview)


August 28th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Defending champions India and favourites Syria will use Saturday's last round-robin match of the ONGC Nehru Cup football tournament for some sparring before their title showdown here ... Read more...

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India must beat Sri Lanka to stay alive in Nehru Cup (Preview)


August 25th, 2009 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) The 2-1 victory over Kyrgyzstan Sunday seems to have given India the much-needed confidence ahead of two key matches that will decide whether the defending ... Read more...

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Asia on verge of historic win in Royal Trophy


January 10th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Jan 10 (IANS) A spirited Asian team was on the threshold of lifting the Royal Trophy golf title for the first time after dominating Europe in the four-ball session to lead ... Read more...

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