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Rubin signs Malaga striker Rondon


August 5th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Venezuela striker Salomon Rondon has switched from Malaga to Rubin Kazan, the Russia Premier League side said Sunday.Rondon scored 25 goals in 67 appearances during ... Read more...

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Rubin Kazan sign Spaniard Orbaiz


July 25th, 2012 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former Athletic Bilbao and Spain midfielder Pablo Orbaiz has joined Russian Premier league football side Rubin Kazan as a free agent, the club said Wednesday.Orbaiz, ... Read more...

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Pressure on Super Kings against Knight Riders


April 29th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 29 (IANS) With three wins in the last four games, besides a no-result, the Kolkata Knight Riders would be looking to sustain the momentum when they take ... Read more...

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Punj Lloyd squash: Willstrop triumphs, to be new World No.1


December 18th, 2011 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) England's James Willstrop defeated long-time rival Gregory Gaultier of France to win his maiden Punj Lloyd PSA Squash Masters here Sunday after ... Read more...

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Gayle could return as Jamaican captain


October 5th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Oct 5 (IANS/CMC) Explosive opener Chris Gayle could be back in charge of the Jamaica national team for this month's WICB Regional Super50 Championship in Guyana.The Jamaica Observer newspaper ... Read more...

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Saina climbs to second spot in world rankings


November 27th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Saina Nehwal may have lost out on a medal in the Asian Games but she climbed a rung to be World No.2 in the International Badminton Federation ... Read more...

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Lee-Ann paces herself for Indian Open golf with Suzhou title


October 31st, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Oct 31 (IANS) South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace grabbed her second straight title in as many weeks at the Suzhou-Taihu Ladies Open and perfectly warmed-up for the upcoming Women's Indian Open. Pace ... Read more...

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Saina crashes out of World Badminton quarters (Lead)


August 27th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Aug 27 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal crashed out of the World Badminton Championships losing 8-21, 14-21 to Chinese Shixian Wang in the quarterfinals at the Pierre de Coubertin stadium here Friday. With ... Read more...

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Saina favourite to win Indonesia Super Series


June 21st, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Saina Nehwal will be a strong favourite to win three back-to-back titles when she begins her defence of the Indonesia Open Super Series badminton tournament at Jakarta ... Read more...

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Saina triumphs at Singapore to win second Super Series title (Lead)


June 20th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, June 20 (IANS) India's top shuttler Saina Nehwal won her second Super Series title when she beat a fighting Tzu Ying Tai of Chinese Taipei 21-18, 21-15 to win the Singapore ... Read more...

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Yuki is aware of rigours of men’s tennis


May 4th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) If anyone can win a Junior Grand Slam tennis event he has to believe that he belonged there. India's new tennis sensation has the ... Read more...

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Golfer Gagan Verma gets Rolex’s top amateur award


February 4th, 2009 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Golfer Gagan Verma was given the top amateur award by Jeev Milkha Singh at the Rolex awards ceremony. Jeev, India's top professional and world No. 34, gave ... Read more...

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Jeev in contention for back-to-back titles


November 22nd, 2008 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Nov 22 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh refused to get ahead of himself and think about becoming the first Asian player to win the Hong Kong Open in the last 10 ... Read more...

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Ronaldo may turn out for Manchester United for one more season


August 5th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.5 (ANI): Englands Manchester United football club is hopeful of convincing Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo to stay on for one more season. Club sources were quoted by The Sun as saying ... Read more...

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