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Djokovic, Cheruiyot, Barcelona win Laureus Awards


February 7th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) Despite freezing weather, many fans waited and shouted alongside the red carpet as winners of the 2012 Laureus World Sports Awards were unveiled here Monday.Serbian ... Read more...

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‘To me, Pele is the best,’ says Pele


April 29th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29(ANI): Brazilian football legend Pele claims his record as a player is unrivalled compared to anyone else's in the history of the game and insists no-one has yet matched his ... Read more...

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Ferguson set to replace Sir Matt Busby as Man U’s longest serving manager


December 13th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson is set to become the longest serving manager in the club's history.When Ferguson takes his place in the dugout for the ... Read more...

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This day in World Cup history — June 11


June 11th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 11 (DPA) This day in World Cup football history -- June 11. June 111933 - The first-ever World Cup qualifying match is played between Sweden and Estonia in Stockholm. The host ... Read more...

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Man U legend Charlton terms Ronaldo’s 80-mn pound price tag as vulgar


June 19th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Football great Bobby Charlton has branded the 80 million pound price tag for Manchester United winger Cristiano Ronaldo as "vulgar".Spanish giants Real Madrid have agreed to ... Read more...

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Beckham feels honoured to equal Bobby Moores most England appearances record


February 12th, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 12 (ANI): David Beckham has equaled former England skipper Bobby Moores record of 108 appearances, and has now vowed to try to overtake it. I have always dreamed of ... Read more...

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ManU’’s Ronaldo scoops up Ballon d”Or


December 2nd, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.2 (ANI): Cristiano Ronaldo has been named the winner of the 2008 Ballon d''Or award. According to The Independent, Ronaldo hailed it as "one of the most beautiful days of my ... Read more...

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It would be difficult for Beckham to beat my record: Shilton


July 26th, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) Goalkeeper Peter Shilton, who played a record 125 times for England, has said he would be the first to congratulate David Beckham if he beat his record of ... Read more...

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ManU only club for Ronaldos footballing ambitions: Law


May 30th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by admin
London, May 30 (ANI): Former Manchester United forward Denis Law has said that ace striker Cristiano Ronaldo risks leaving the only club capable of fulfilling his footballing ambitions if he attempts ... Read more...

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Beckham on losing side in his 100th football international


March 27th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by admin
(Roundup) DPA Paris, March 27 (DPA) David Beckham joined an elite group of players to win 100 caps for his country but ended up on the losing side as England were beaten 1-0 by ... Read more...

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I still have a lot to offer: Beckham


March 25th, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by admin
London, March 25 (IANS) Former England captain David Beckham, who is all set to make his 100th appearance for his country, says he still has a lot to offer, shooting down suggestions ... Read more...

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