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World snooker: Cao Yupeng loses, Hendry thrashes holder


April 29th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield (England), April 29 (IANS) China's Cao Yupeng lost 7-13 to Ryan Day of Wales in the last 16 clash while Stephen Hendry shut out the defending champion John Higgins ... Read more...

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Cao trails Ryan 2-6 after first session at world snooker (Lead)


April 28th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield (England), April 28 (IANS) Welshman Ryan Day took a comfortable 6-2 lead over China's Cao Yupeng in the first session of their last-16 match at the world snooker championship ... Read more...

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Cao trails Ryan 6-2 after first session at world snooker


April 28th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield (England), April 28 (IANS) Ryan Day of Wales took a comfortable 6-2 lead over China's Cao Yupeng in the first session of their last-16 match at the world snooker ... Read more...

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WWE Raw: Miz & R Truth vs John Cena & CM Punk


September 20th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After being fired for putting their hands on a referee at 'Night of Champions', Miz and R Truth met with Triple H to beg their jobs back last ... Read more...

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Ex-snooker champ Higgins banned for six months, but cleared of match-fixing


September 9th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.9 (ANI): Former world snooker champion John Higgins was fined 75,000 pounds and given a six-month ban for the lesser offence of bringing the game into disrepute for failing to report ... Read more...

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Snooker match fixing: Higgins claims innocence


May 10th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): Snooker champion John Higgins has claimed innocence against allegations that he agreed to fix a match.Describing the past few days as "emotionally draining for me and my family," ... Read more...

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Snooker champ Higgins said to be ’suicidal’ over match-fixing claims


May 3rd, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): World snooker champion John Higgins was last night said to be "suicidal" after being suspended from the sport amid shock allegations of match fixing.According to The Sun, the ... Read more...

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World champion Haye on mission to unify world heavyweight title belts


February 8th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8(ANI): World heavyweight champion David Haye has admitted that he is on a "mission to unify" the four different heavyweight title belts before he hangs up his gloves in two ... Read more...

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Formula One legend Murray Walker voted best commentator of all time


December 2nd, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 2 (ANI): Legendary Formula One commentator Murray Walker has been voted as the world's greatest sports commentator of all time.Walker, 86, who began broadcasting in 1948 and spent much ... Read more...

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Ferrari’s Massa critical after life threatening skull surgery in Budapest


July 26th, 2009 - 2:59 am ICT by John Le Fevre
Formula One racing veteran, Felipe Massa, is reportedly in a critical, life threatening condition following surgery on a fractured skull from a high-speed crash in qualifying practice for the Hungarian Grand ... Read more...

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Ferrari’s Massa undergoes emergency skull surgery after Hungarian GP crash


July 26th, 2009 - 1:47 am ICT by John Le Fevre
Veteran Formula One racing driver Felipe Massa has undergone emergency skull surgery in Budapest and remains in intensive care after slamming into a wall of tires during qualifying practice for the ... Read more...

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Salander scams $1 mil. from Robert De Niro art works


July 15th, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
Veteran Hollywood actor Robert De Niro has been cheated out of more $1 million in an art scam that saw more than $88 million stolen from former number one tennis ... Read more...

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Robert De Niro becomes victim of New York art scam


July 15th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 15 (ANI): American actor Robert De Niro reportedly became the victim of an art scam when several abstract paintings by his late father were sold without his permission in ... Read more...

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New Zealand honours its Olympic champion


June 1st, 2009 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, June 1 (DPA) Veteran Olympic champion John Walker, 56, and an eccentric known as the Wizard of New Zealand were recognised in the country's Queen's Birthday honours list released Monday. The Olympian, ... Read more...

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Tennis champ McEnroe helps to nab art dealer Lawrence Salander


March 27th, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 27 (ANI): Former tennis champion John McEnroe helped prosecutors to nab Art gallery owner Lawrence Salander, who was arrested on hundred counts of larceny, fraud, forgery, and perjury.Salander, 59, is ... Read more...

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McEnroe ready to end glittering tennis career


December 6th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.6 (ANI): Former tennis champion John McEnroe is ready to end his career in the sport. The Super Brat, who will be 50 in February, has one more match booked in ... Read more...

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McEnroe says Murray is a serious Masters Cup contender


November 5th, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.5 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion John McEnroe believes that Britains Andy Murray is a serious contender for the end-of-season Masters Cup in Shanghai. When Andy Murray first came on the ... Read more...

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`Nadal-Federer Wimbledon final is the best match I”ve seen”, says McEnroe


July 8th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion John McEnroe believes Rafael Nadals incredible Wimbledon win over Roger Federer came in the "greatest final of all time." The American, who starred in ... Read more...

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