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I’ll retire if I don’t get fights: Holyfield


September 12th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Heavyweight boxing legend Evander Holyfield will end his 28-year professional career if he fails to line up a fight by the end of the year.Four-time ... Read more...

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Dipika reaches Gold Series semis, creates history


August 17th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Aug 17 (IANS) India's Dipika Pallikal recorded a straight sets win over American Amanda Sobhy at the Australian Squash Open to become the first Indian to enter the semifinals ... Read more...

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Copenhagen release N’Doye to Lokomotiv


July 25th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Danish football side FC Copenhagen have allowed Senegalese forward Dame N'Doye to join Lokomotiv Moscow, the president of the Russian club said Wednesday.N'Doye, 27, helped ... Read more...

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Lokomotiv lacked spirit: Bilic


July 5th, 2012 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Recently appointed Lokomotiv Moscow coach Slaven Bilic said Wednesday the team's weak character was to blame for the poor results at the end of the ... Read more...

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Poland coach urges calm before crucial Euro opener


June 8th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 8 (IANS) Poland coach Franciszek Smuda has said his team must keep calm ahead of the crucial Euro 2012 opener against Greece here Friday."Now, It is better to ... Read more...

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Iran to play UAE in football friendly


April 5th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 5 (IANS) Iran's national football team will play a friendly match against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in preparation for the final stage of Asian qualifying for the ... Read more...

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Coach Mendilibar renews contract with Osasuna


March 31st, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 31 (IANS) Spanish Primera Liga football outfit, Osasuna, have extended the contract of coach Jose Luis Mendilibar for a another year, the club confirmed.The former Valladolid and Athletic ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts a ‘big fan’ of Tarsem Singh


March 21st, 2012 - 5:05 am ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts has said the chance to work with Indian-origin film director Tarsem Singh was one of the big draws of "Mirror Mirror".Roberts admits ... Read more...

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Villarreal name Lotina as new coach


March 20th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 20 (IANS) Miguel Angel Lotina has been named the new coach of Spanish La Liga football side Villarreal after the Sunday night sacking of Jose Molina.Molina lost his ... Read more...

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Villarreal sacks coach Molina


March 19th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 19 (IANS) Spanish Primera Liga side Villarreal Monday sacked coach Jose Molina, the club confirmed.Molina lost his job as a direct result of Villarreal's 0-1 defeat away to ... Read more...

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India finish fourth in women’s world chess


December 28th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mardin (Turkey), Dec 28 (IANS) India finished fourth after losing their last round against champions China 1.5-2.5 in the 2011 World Women Chess team championship in this southeastern Turkish ... Read more...

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Guardiola upbeat ahead of ‘El Clasico’


December 7th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 7 (IANS) Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola was optimistic over his chances of taking the points in Saturday's "El Clasico" against Real Madrid in the Santiago Bernabeu stadium.Guardiola spoke ... Read more...

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Denmark extends coach’s contract till FIFA World Cup 2014


November 1st, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Nov 1 (IANS) Denmark's national soccer coach will retain his job until the 2014 FIFA World Cup, the Danish Football Association (DFA) said.The DFA said at a press conference ... Read more...

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AAI chess: Sasi, Negi win 8th round ties


June 30th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Parimarjan Negi stopped his run of losses while Krishnan Sasikiran got back to his winning ways in what turned out to be a good day ... Read more...

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Caruana takes sole lead in AAI Chess


June 24th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) Maintaining his winning streak, top-seeded Fabiano Caruana of Italy defeated women's World champion Hou Yifan of China for a third successive win in the inaugural ... Read more...

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Mourinho had a premonition over facing Tottenham


March 19th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Jose Mourinho had a premonition and predicted it rightly that his Real Madrid will play Tottenham in Champions League quarterfinal.The Special One predicted the glamour tie two ... Read more...

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Arsenal’s ‘2004 Invincibles’ won’t happen again: Ferguson


December 13th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has ruled out the possibility of his club emulating Arsenal's '2004 Invincibles' by winning this year's Premier League title without losing a ... Read more...

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South Africa retains second spot in ICC Test ranking despite draws against Pak


November 25th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov 25(ANI): Second-ranked South Africa and sixth-placed Pakistan have moved in different directions in the ICC Test Championship table after their two-Test series ended with both games drawn.South Africa had ... Read more...

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Fennell can’t explain why CWG entries not made public


September 25th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) president Michael Fennell Saturday was at a loss to explain why the final list of entries of athletes in most of the disciplines ... Read more...

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PETA Demands To Free Paul As Fifa World Cup 2010 Final Draws Close


July 11th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tonight the attention of the media and football fans are fixed on the final of the ongoing 2010 Fifa world cup that is being place on ... Read more...

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NBA Final Schedule Declared


May 30th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey May 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The final schedule of the NBA has finally been declared, marking an end to the anticipation of the basketball lovers and of course that of all ... Read more...

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Chess champ Anand against playing ‘in silence’ during world championship


April 24th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24(ANI): Indian chess Grandmaster and world champion Viswanathan Anand has said that he will refuse to play in silence during the world championship, and has escalated a dispute over rules ... Read more...

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Adebayor happy being on a football pitch after brush with death in Angola


February 11th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11(ANI): Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor has admitted that every game and every goal is precious to him now after his brush with death.Adebayor scored a brilliant volley in City's ... Read more...

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Strauss hails ‘legend’ Onions after surviving Proteas onslaught


January 8th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): England fast bowler Graham Onions has been hailed as a legend after taking his team to an incredible Third Test draw against South Africa.The fast bowler survived Morne ... Read more...

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Manchester City’s new boss thinks Robinho can write history


December 23rd, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 23 (ANI): Manchester City's new manager Roberto Mancini reckons that Robinho is worth his 32.5-million-pound price tag, albeit his failure to deliver for former manager Mark Hughes."I think that ... Read more...

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Manchester City owners say Hughes is not a marked man


November 30th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.30 (ANI): Manchester City's Middle East owners have refuted rumours that team coach Mark "Sparky" Hughes is on his way out after the club's dismal performances in most of the ... Read more...

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Champions League key to regain place in England squad: Owen


November 3rd, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 3 (ANI): Ace winger Michael Owen believes Champions League football will be the key for him to regain his place in the England squad for the 2010 World Cup. ... Read more...

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Ronaldo’s loss can never be made up by Man U, says Lampard


August 21st, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 21(ANI): Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard has said that Portuguese winger Cristiano Ronaldo's exit from Manchester United has already given Chelsea an upper hand over the Red devils."It is ... Read more...

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Couple wins $1.2 million lottery


August 7th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 7 (IBNS) Glendale residents Jess Uselton, 64, and Shirley Uselton, 62, recently notched up $1.2 million after more than 20 years of playing the Arizona Lottery.The couple won July 11's Pick ... Read more...

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Oz will have to strive to be number one again: Ponting


December 30th, 2008 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.30 (ANI): With five wins, five losses and four draws in 2008, Australia will have to strive to be recognized as the number one team in world cricket again, and ... Read more...

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Lee needs to fine tune himself for Delhi, Nagpur Tests: Ponting


October 22nd, 2008 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Oct.22 (ANI): Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting is of the view that fast bowler Brett Lee only has to fine tune himself to get back to his best form for ... Read more...

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PS3.9m Lottery winners dont want to overspend!


May 28th, 2008 - 6:46 pm ICT by admin
London, May 28 (ANI): Money can change lifestyle but it cant change habits, not at least for the man who couldnt digest that his wife spent 100 pounds on a handbag ... Read more...

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Anand moves into sole lead at Melody Amber


March 18th, 2008 - 5:16 pm ICT by admin
Nice (France), March 18 (IANS) World Champion Viswanathan Anand maintained his steady pace to move into sole lead after three rounds of the 17th Melody Amber Blindfold and Rapid chess tournament here. ... Read more...

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Anand well placed to retain Morelia-Linares title


March 6th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin
Linares (Spain), March 6 (IANS) Viswanathan Anand looks well placed to retain his Morelia-Linares title with a half point lead with two rounds to go. On the last rest day of the ... Read more...

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Results and standings of Italian Serie A


March 3rd, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
DPA Rome, March 3 (DPA) The following are the results and the standings of football's Italian Serie A after the matches played Sunday. The standings have been tabulated under matches played, won, draws, ... Read more...

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