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Olympic boxing: Manoj eases into pre-quarters


August 1st, 2012 - 4:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Indian boxer Manoj Kumar reached the pre-quarterfinals in the 64 kg class with a convincing victory over Serdar Hudayberdiyev of Turkmenistan at the London Olympics.The 25-year-old ... Read more...

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Saina in Indonesia Open final, Kashyap loses (Second Lead)


June 16th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, June 16 (IANS) India's Saina Nehwal marched into the final of the Indonesia Open Super Series Premier badminton event Saturday with a convincing victory over South Korean Ji Hyun ... Read more...

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Star hurdler Liu Xiang wins Kawasaki meet


May 6th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, May 6 (IANS) China's star hurdler Liu Xiang recorded his first win of the outdoor season, storming to top in the men's 110-meter hurdles event at the IAAF Golden ... Read more...

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Gambhir credits bowlers for win over Kings XI Punjab


April 19th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 19 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir praised his bowlers for restricting the Kings XI Punjab to a low score on a flat track and gave ... Read more...

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Monchengladbach beat Cologne in Bundesliga


April 16th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, April 16 (IANS) Monchengladbach recorded an impressive 3-0 win against relegation threatened Cologne while Freiburg and Hoffenheim shared points to complete the 31st round of German Bundesliga Sunday.After a ... Read more...

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Front-runner Romney wins Republican primary in Illinois


March 21st, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by BNO News
CHICAGO, Illinois (BNO NEWS) -- Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney won the Republican presidential primary in Illinois on Tuesday, defeating former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum and gaining more than 40 delegates in ... Read more...

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Schalke, Hannover grab victories in German Bundesliga


March 19th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 19 (IANS) Schalke 04 came from behind to win 4-1 against Kaiserslautern while Hannover thrashed Cologne 4-1 to complete the 26th round of the German Bundesliga.Bottom team Kaiserslautern ... Read more...

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Rick Santorum wins Kansas caucuses, Romney takes Wyoming


March 11th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum won a convincing victory in the Kansas caucuses on Saturday in the race to become the U.S. Republican presidential candidate. Front-runner Mitt ... Read more...

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Top seeds have comfortable outing in Australian Open


January 20th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Top seeds Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Caroline Wozniacki and Kim Clijsters had a comfortable outing on the fifth day of the Australian Open here Friday. ... Read more...

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Have to exploit slow and low Kotla track: Kohli


October 16th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Middle-order batsman Virat Kohli said Sunday that India will be exploiting the spinning conditions at the Ferozeshah Kotla but warned that dew could be a ... Read more...

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China Open: Wozniacki, Zvonareva move ahead; Stosur eliminated


October 4th, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 4 (IANS) World Number One Caroline Wozniacki and third seed Vera Zvonareva sailed through to the third round of the China Open tennis here Tuesday.Wozniacki needed only ... Read more...

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We believe in our ability, says Darren Ganga


September 21st, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Pleased over the second consecutive victory in the qualifying round of the Champions League Twenty20, Trinidad and Tobago captain Daren Ganga said he is confident of ... Read more...

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West Indies overpower Ireland to stay in the hunt (Roundup)


March 11th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 11 (IANS) The West Indies continued their resurgence in the World Cup with a hard fought victory over Ireland, who for a fair distance looked well on course ... Read more...

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Chethan bags top honours at Nashik Rally


December 12th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik, Dec 12 (IANS) Chethan Ganapathy made the best use of the absence of Team TVS Racing and powered to a convincing victory in the MAK Rally of Maharashtra, the third round ... Read more...

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Asian Games volleyball: India win placement match against Qatar


November 24th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 24 (IANS) India blanked Qatar 3-0 in a 5-8 placement match of the men's volleyball competition at the Asian Games here Wednesday.The Indian men lifted their game after a tight ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Srinivasa Rao wins first gold for India in weightlifting


November 13th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (ANI): Weightlifter Srinivasa Rao Valluri won the first gold for India at the 16th Asian Games in the men's 56 kg weightlifting event here on Saturday.Indian weightlifter Sukhen ... Read more...

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Indian shooters bag first medal for India at Asian Games


November 13th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (ANI): India kicked off its 16th Asian Games campaign with a silver medal in the 10m air rifle team event on the opening day of the shooting competition ... Read more...

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On 77th birthday, Gogoi eyes assembly polls


October 11th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 11 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi declared on his 77th birthday Monday that he would lead the Congress to a convincing victory in next year's assembly elections."I am here ... Read more...

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New England Patriots Clinch 41-14 Victory Against Miami Dolphins


October 5th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez All the ardent fans of New England Patriots were in for a huge treat on Monday night when the team was able to register a convincing victory against the ... Read more...

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LSU Beats North Carolina 30-24


September 5th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Atlanta, Sep 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Louisiana State University were able to register a convincing victory over the North Carolina in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game which was held on Saturday ... Read more...

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We have proved ourselves: Dhoni


August 7th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 7 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said his team's five-wicket victory over Sri Lanka here Saturday in the series-levelling third cricket Test has vindicated the bowlers, who had ... Read more...

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Laxman’s spectacular ton helps India to dramatic series leveling win against Lanka


August 7th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Aug 7 (ANI): Veteran middle-order batsman VVS Laxman struck his 16th Test century, as India pulled off a five-wicket win against Sri Lanka in the third and final Test match ... Read more...

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Dalmiya all set to continue unchallenged as CAB chief


July 27th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 27 (IANS) Seasoned administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya is set to continue his reign in the Cricket Association of Bengal unchallenged for yet another year with his detractors not putting up any ... Read more...

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Portugal win biggest World Cup victory in eight years


June 21st, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, June 21 (DPA) Portugal's 7-0 win over North Korea was the biggest football World Cup victory since Germany beat Saudi Arabia 8-0 in the 2002 tournament in Japan and South ... Read more...

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Re-vote in two Sri Lanka parliamentary districts opens


April 20th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 20 (DPA) Voting began Tuesday in two districts of Sri Lanka where polls were cancelled due to irregularities during parliamentary elections held on April 8, officials said. The re-vote is being ... Read more...

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Ruling party heading for victory in Sri Lanka election (Lead)


April 9th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 9 (DPA) The ruling party in Sri Lanka led by President Mahinda Rajapaksa appeared to be heading for a convincing victory in the parliamentary elections, officials said Friday. According to results ... Read more...

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Ruling party heading for victory in Sri Lanka election


April 9th, 2010 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 9 (DPA) The ruling party in Sri Lanka led by President Mahinda Rajapaksa appeared to be heading for a convincing victory in the parliamentary elections, officials said Friday. According to results ... Read more...

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I come to IPL to entertain: SRK


April 2nd, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) Days after twitting to his Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) players that they stop giving excuses and instead deliver, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan says he is neither ... Read more...

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Dominick Cruz Defeats Injured Brian Bowles To Win WEC Title


March 7th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Columbus, Ohio, Mar 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lady luck was surely not smiling at American martial artist Brian Bowles during his bout with Dominick Cruz at WEC 47 at the Nationwide ... Read more...

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Drew Brees Gives An Amazing Performance That Leads His Team To Victory


December 1st, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New Orleans, Dec.01, (THAINDIAN NEWS) New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees gave a scintillating performance on Monday when his team clashed against the New England Patriots in Louisiana Superdome. The ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka to go for early presidential elections


October 13th, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Oct 13 (DPA) Sri Lanka is to hold presidential elections nearly two years before scheduled, an official said Tuesday. "The presidential elections will be held before April next year," Media Minister Lakshman ... Read more...

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‘Southpaw’ Roddick blasts Branson heir 6-0 to win $150 bet!


October 13th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 13 (ANI): Tennis star Andy Roddick proved he's a champion after he won 150 dollars bet with Virgin heir Sam Branson - to play with his left hand.The ... Read more...

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Champions Trophy: South Africa beat New Zealand by five wickets


September 24th, 2009 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Centurion (Johannesburg), Sep 24 (IANS) South Africa stay alive in the Champions Trophy with a five-wicket win over New Zealand in the Group B match at SuperSport Park here Thursday. Winning the ... Read more...

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Venus crushes Radwanska to reach Wimbledon semi-finals


June 30th, 2009 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 30 (DPA) Five-time winner Venus Williams marched into the semi-finals of the Wimbledon Championships Tuesday without the loss of a set so far, pounding out a 6-1, 6-2 defeat ... Read more...

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85 and going strong - Congress MP ready for another poll battle


March 18th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Nityanand Shukla Ranchi, March 18 (IANS) Age is clearly no barrier on his way to the Lok Sabha for yet another innings. At 85, Congress MP Bagun Sumbarai is ready for his ... Read more...

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