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Ranbir Kapoor wants to do sports-based movie


July 14th, 2012 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) His body of work boasts of an impressive range of roles - from a romantic saga to a musical to a touching story of a ... Read more...

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Drogba to feature at grand finale of T20 football tourney


June 12th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Football fanatics not only in Delhi but across the nation are gearing up for Sunday's much-awaited grand finale of the Pepsi T20 football tournament ... Read more...

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Drogba to feature at grand finale of T20 football tourney


June 12th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) Football fanatics not only in Delhi but across the nation are gearing up for Sunday's much-awaited grand finale of the Pepsi T20 football tournament ... Read more...

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First Tibetan women’s team to keep date with ball (With Image)


May 25th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, May 25 (IANS) The first Tibetan national women's football team is all set to keep its date with the ball.Trained by the Tibetan National Sports Association (TNSA), a non-governmental ... Read more...

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Baichung gets inaugural Banga-Samman award


February 10th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Siliguri, Feb 10 (IANS) Legendary Indian footballer Baichung Bhutia was among the 10 luminaries from diverse fields honoured with the inaugural Banga-Samman award by the West Bengal government Friday. ... Read more...

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Soccer enthusiast Meghalaya lawmaker contributes to stadium makeover


June 18th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, June 17 (IANS) Taking potshots at a "poor" Meghalaya government for saying it does not have funds to improve a football ground to host the I-League football matches here, ... Read more...

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Sports ministry forms committee for venue management


February 5th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) The sports ministry Saturday formed a committee to find ways for the best utilisation of Sports Authority of India (SAI) venues after the Commonwealth Games.During a visit ... Read more...

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India not afraid of Australia’s Socceroos: Bhaichung Bhutia


January 5th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, Jan.5 (ANI): Indian soccer captain Baichung Bhutia insists that his side holds no fear of the star-studded Socceroos ahead of their Asian Cup opener in Abu Dhabi.Ranked 142nd in ... Read more...

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Sportspersons donate memorabilia for Rahul Bose’s NGO


October 5th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 5(IANS) Do you fancy owning Sachin Tendulkar's bat or Abhinav Bindra's rifle? All you have to do is participate in an auction for which 26 prominent sportspersons have ... Read more...

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Sourav Ganguly to judge ‘Jhalak Dikkhla Jaa 4′?


October 5th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) After a successful innings on the field, former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly is likely to judge dance reality show "Jhalak Dikkhla Jaa 4" for Sony TV.The ... Read more...

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Rafi voted Best Indian footballer


September 13th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 13 (ANI): Striker Mohammed Rafi, who plays for Churchill Brothers, Goa, has been voted the 'Best Indian Footballer', while Okolie Odafe was chosen as the 'Best Foreign Footballer' of ... Read more...

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Rafi is best Indian footballer, Odafe foreigner of the year


September 13th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Churchill Brothers striker Mohammed Rafi was adjudged the best Indian footballer, while his teammate Odafe Onyeka Okolie of Nigeria was crowned the best foreign footballer at ... Read more...

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Shillong’s Lajong Football Club creates history


January 13th, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
By Peter Alex ToddShillong, Jan 11 (ANI): The game of soccer is a passion for the young in northeastern states. Even school going kids dream of stepping into the shoes of ace ... Read more...

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Assam soccer enthusiast awaits semis, final of Federation Cup


December 30th, 2009 - 11:04 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Dec 30 (ANI): Soccer enthusiasts in Guwahati, are an elated lot since the semi-final and final matches of country's leading inter-club championship are being played here after a gap of three ... Read more...

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Rani Mukerji makes TV debut on ‘Rin Dance Premier League’


October 8th, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 8 (IANS) After a string of big ticket celebrities who have taken to reality shows on the small screen, it's now actress Rani Mukerji's turn. She is set to ... Read more...

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Baichung, Bagan to hearing on Tuesday


September 7th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by IBNS
Kolkata, Sep 7 (IBNS) Former Additional Solicitor General of India Amarendra Saran has issued notices to Baichung Bhutia and Mohun Bagan club to be present for their hearing on the suspension row ... Read more...

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No more reality shows for me - Baichung Bhutia


June 1st, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The footballer Baichung Bhutia has been declared as a winner of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, season 3. The sportsman turned dancer is on cloud nine as he chit chats with us about ... Read more...

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Bhaichung just loves football over dance


May 15th, 2009 - 12:19 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Football super star Baichung Bhutia has been the dark horse of this year's Jhalak Dikhla Jaa. Nobody expected this lanky 32 year old from Sikkim to reach the semi finals of ... Read more...

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No new face in national football camp


May 5th, 2009 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The I-League failed to throw up any new prospect as chief football coach Bob Houghton went for the tried and tested while selecting 27 players for the ... Read more...

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Gangtok sends 50,000 votes for Baichung’s victory on ‘Jhalak’


May 5th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Gangtok, May 5 (IANS) As many as 50,000 SMS votes have been cast in the past two weeks for Indian football captain Baichung Bhutia from this Sikkim capital alone to ensure ... Read more...

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Amitabh releases Limca Book of Records’ 20th edition


March 31st, 2009 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Superstar Amitabh Bachchan Tuesday released the 20th edition of Limca Book of Records and was felicitated for being among 20 luminaries who have made India proud. ... Read more...

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Baichung’s Rumba gives him full 30.


March 24th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
This week the judges took a serious decision. Juhi Chawla announced that the judges would be stricter with the scores. Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa – Dancing with the Stars 3 is now ... Read more...

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Bagan climb to second spot in I-League


November 25th, 2008 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) Mohun Bagan continued to be on song as they registered their fifth consecutive victory, prevailing 1-0 over Mahindra United Mumbai in the I-League here Monday.Baichung Bhutia struck the ... Read more...

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Will anyone ask for Bob Houghton’s head now? (Commentary)


August 15th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By K. Datta Baichung Bhutia's men had done well enough in Hyderabad till the mud and slush at the Gachibowli Stadium became so unplayable as to force the organisers to shift the final ... Read more...

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India win second practice match in Portugal


July 11th, 2008 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Indian football team continued their winning ways by defeating GD Gafanha 3-2 in their second practice match at Gafanha da Nazare in Portugal. It was a narrow ... Read more...

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Bhaichung to stay with Mohun Bagan for two more years


April 2nd, 2008 - 8:44 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Apr 2 (IANS) India football captain Baichung Bhutia Wednesday extended his contract with Mohun Bagan for two years. "I have been very happy playing here with the love and support I ... Read more...

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Churchill Bros defeat Bagan in IFA opening tie


February 27th, 2008 - 11:06 pm ICT by admin
Kolkata, Feb 27 (IANS) Churchill Brothers beat Mohun Bagan 1-0 in the opening tie of the 113th Indian Football Association (IFA) Shield here Wednesday. In a one-sided affair dominated by the Goan ... Read more...

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