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Paralympics: Chinese fencers shine, Australian swimmer wins sixth gold


September 5th, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) China's gold tally reached 53 at the Paralympics thanks to wheelchair fencing, while Australian para-swimmer Jacqueline Freney took her sixth gold medal from her sixth event ... Read more...

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China wants to boost badminton abroad


August 19th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 19 (IANS) Badminton giant China is ready to spread its expertise abroad for the game's betterment, China Daily reported Sunday.China's dominance in badminton has raised concerns about the ... Read more...

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Briton held for peeping into Chinese women swimmers changing room


August 15th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) A Briton has pleaded guilty to voyeurism after he was caught spying on the Chinese women's swimming team during the London Olympics in their changing room.Declan ... Read more...

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Peeping Tom Declan Crosbie sentenced for peeping into Olympic changing rooms


August 15th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was such a shame when an Olympic swimmer, Declan Crosbie was caught peeping into the ladies changing room. He did this shame full act while the ... Read more...

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Olympics badminton: South Korean appeal rejected


August 2nd, 2012 - 2:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An appeal by four South Korean badminton players against their disqualification from the Olympics for match-fixing has been rejected, the head of the Badminton World ... Read more...

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Gymnast Teng pulls out of Olympics


July 26th, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) China's 2004 Athens Games champion Teng Haibin has pulled out of the London Olympics gymnastics competition with an arm injury.Teng, the 2004 gold medallist who missed ... Read more...

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Lin Dan in quest of second Olympic title as China set to stamp authority


July 12th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 12 (IANS) Badminton superstar Lin Dan is in quest for a record second Olympic title at the London Olympic Games as a star-studded Chinese team looks to stamp ... Read more...

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Injuries to spikers hurt China’s Olympics medal hopes


July 11th, 2012 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 11 (IANS) Again, a Chinese star player was injured. And again, a disappointing fifth finish in the 2012 women's volleyball World Grand Prix Finals, the most important competition ... Read more...

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Chinese judokas set sight on heavyweight classes


July 9th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 9 (IANS) Chinese judokas may not be able to repeat their feat at the Beijing Olympic Games four years ago but should be capable of maintaining their hold ... Read more...

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China vows to take back Uber Cup


May 18th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Wuhan (China), May 18 (IANS) Badminton powerhouse China, who conceded the Uber Cup to South Korea two years ago, vowed to revenge on home courts this time, fielding its world ... Read more...

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Former Chinese soccer chief goes on trial for graft


April 25th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Tieling (Liaoning Province), April 25 (IANS) Former Chinese soccer chief credited with leading the Chinese team into their only World Cup finals was put on bribery trial here Wednesday.Nan Yong, ... Read more...

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China wary of Germany in table tennis


March 27th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dortmund (Germany), March 27 (IANS) Chinese men's team coach Liu Guoliang expects a tough fight from hosts Germany in the World Team Table Tennis Championships.Liu hopes it would be a ... Read more...

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Foreign coaches divided on presence of stars in Chinese football


February 21st, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, Feb 21 (IANS) The arrival of renowned foreign players like Nicolas Anelka will hardly benefit the growth of Chinese football, some Dutch coaches working in China feel, ... Read more...

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Asian Grand Prix archery: Rich medal haul for India


February 19th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 19 (IANS) India won the men's compound team title to top the medal chart with a rich haul of four gold, five silver and two bronze as the ... Read more...

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All 29 kidnapped Chinese in Sudan freed


February 8th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 8 (IANS) All 29 Chinese nationals abducted by rebels in Sudan last month have been released after 11 days in captivity, Xinhua reported.The Chinese were held Jan 28 ... Read more...

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China harvests in ‘backyard’ sports but challenges loom ahead of Olympics


December 27th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 27 (IANS) China enjoyed solid dominance in their preferred sports in 2011 but challenges loom ahead of the London Olympics.China is traditionally strong in sports like diving, table ... Read more...

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Pakistan make clean sweep of China hockey series


December 26th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 26 (IANS) Pakistan has made a clean sweep of the four-match friendship hockey series against China, clinching the last game 2-1 in Lahore.Pakistan won the fourth and the ... Read more...

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Three national team coaches invovled in soccer scandals in China


December 23rd, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dandong, China, Dec 23 (IANS) Three former Chinese national team coaches were involved in soccer corruption, according to a north-eastern Chinese court.Yang Yimin, former deputy chief of the Chinese Football ... Read more...

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China’s star basketballer rules out London Olympics comeback


September 29th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Sep 29 (IANS) Former Houston Rockets center Yao Ming said here Thursday that there will be no possibility for him to play for China in next year's London Olympic ... Read more...

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Zardari vows to enhance trade ties with China


August 16th, 2011 - 5:30 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (AINS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Monday vowed to enhance trade ties with China in various sectors.The president held a meeting with a Chinese business delegation at Aiwan-e-Sadr, ... Read more...

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Asian Junior TT: India’s U-18 boys lose to China, settle for bronze


July 22nd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) India's Under-18 boys were left clueless by the sheer guile of the superior Chinese as they lost their semifinal to the top seeds 0-3 ... Read more...

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ITC to export soybean meal to China


March 9th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 9 (IANS) ITC Ltd has signed a Rs.300 million agreement with a Chinese business delegation to export soyabean meal to Yunnan province.The agreement was signed after an interactive ... Read more...

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Li Na Becomes The First Asian To Make It To Grand Slam Final


January 27th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Melbourne, Australia, Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Li Na became the first Asian woman to go up to a Grand Slam final. She has gone up to the finals of the ... Read more...

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Hopes of fresh impetus to ties as PM, Wen begin talks (Second Lead)


December 16th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) India and China Thursday began crucial delegation level talks here with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Thursday hoping for "strategic consensus" and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh stating ... Read more...

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Uber Cup loss helps Chinese women’s team in Asiad


November 14th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 14 (IANS) The Uber Cup loss turned up to be a valuable lesson for the Chinese team, said badminton head coach Li Yongbo after the side moved into the team ... Read more...

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Asian Games: India wins first gold, in fifth position


November 14th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou (China), Nov 14 (ANI): Defending Asian Games billiards champion Pankaj Advani made it a Super Sunday for India here by winning the first gold of the Asian Games 2010 for his ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Advani wins gold, shooters silver and bronze (Evening Lead)


November 14th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 14 (IANS) World champion cueist Pankaj Advani gave India its first gold medal of the 16th Asian Games while shooters added a silver and bronze on the second day ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Shooters add to India’s medals tally, Pankaj in sight of gold (Afternoon Lead)


November 14th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 14 (IANS) Shooters added a silver and a bronze to India's medals tally while world champion cueist Pankaj Advani kept alive hopes of defending his gold medal as he made ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Shooters add silver, bronze to India’s medals tally (Lead)


November 14th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 14 (IANS) India's women shooters won the team silver in the 10 metres air pistol event while in the men's event Vijay Kumar bagged the individual bronze at the Asian ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Narang shines on day one, Bindra, Rajput unlucky (Evening Lead)


November 13th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (IANS) Indian shooter Gagan Narang won silver in the men's 10 metre air rifle and combined with Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra and Sanjeev Rajput to clinch another silver ... Read more...

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Asian Games shooting: Narang helps India win two silver


November 13th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (IANS) Ace Indian shooter Gagan Narang won silver in the individual event and also helped the team clinch the silver in the men's 10 metre air rifle contest ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Indian shooters win silver, badminton teams lose (Afternoon Lead)


November 13th, 2010 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (IANS) Indian shooters got the country its first medal in the Asian Games with Abhinav Bindra, Gagan Narang and Sanjeev Rajput winning silver in the men's 10 metre ... Read more...

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Chinese team in Nepal for talks to resolve political impasse


September 12th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Kathmandu, Sept.12 (ANI): A Chinese delegation, led by a senior leader of the Communist Party of China, He Yong, is in Nepal holding discussions on the current political situation in the Himalayan ... Read more...

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Houghton to try out different attacking options against Thailand


September 7th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Indian football coach Bob Houghton has said his boys need to be cautious while looking out for attacking options when they take on Thailand in the return ... Read more...

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Houghton will not release footballers for Asian Games


September 6th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Left to chief coach Bob Houghton, none of the 30 Asian Cup probables will be figuring in the Asian Games squad. Houghton made it amply clear here ... Read more...

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