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Hiddink rejects Anzhi favorite tag: Europa League


September 20th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Udine (Italy), Sep 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Anzhi Makhachkala coach Guus Hiddink has rejected the tag of bookmakers' favourites to win their Europa League group ahead of Thursday's opener at Udinese.The ... Read more...

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Corluka’s health woes solvable: Lokomotiv coach


September 19th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Lokomotiv Moscow coach Slaven Bilic Wednesday refuted reports that defender Vedran Corluka has chronic injuries that prevent him playing more than one match per week.The ... Read more...

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Ex-Anzhi midfielder Gadzhiev joins Ukraine’s Tavriya


September 14th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ex-Anzhi midfielder Makhach Gadzhiev has signed for Tavriya Simferopol on a one-year deal, the Ukrainian football club said Friday.Gadzhiev, 24, came through the Anzhi youth ... 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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Chelsea’s 33 mn euro bid for Willian rejected


July 19th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 19 (IANS) Ukrainian football club Shakhtar Donetsk has reportedly rejected a 33 million euro bid from Chelsea for Brazilian winger Willian.The value exceeds the 32 million ... 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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Gunina leads in World Chess Blitz Championship


June 5th, 2012 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Batumi (Georgia), June 5 (IANS) Valentina Gunina of Russia won all the eight games on the first day of the two-day women's World Chess Blitz Championship tourney, to lead with ... Read more...

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Pune FC win U-20 I-league


May 15th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kalyani (Kolkata), May 15 (IANS) Pune FC kept their winning run intact, registering a 2-0 victory against Shillong Lajong Tuesday to annex the Under-20 I-league football title, the first-ever at ... Read more...

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Pressure on Super Kings against Knight Riders


April 29th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 29 (IANS) With three wins in the last four games, besides a no-result, the Kolkata Knight Riders would be looking to sustain the momentum when they take ... Read more...

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Advantage Super Kings against Kings XI Punjab


April 27th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 27 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab, with just six points from eight games, face a tough task in their bid to get their Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign ... Read more...

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Chargers hope for better luck against Knight Riders


April 23rd, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 23 (IANS) Deccan Chargers who are still looking for their first win in the current edition of the Indian Premier League, Monday exuded confidence of reversing their ... Read more...

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Palmeiras thrash Botafogo-SP 6-2


March 12th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 12 (IANS) Palmeiras thrashed Botafogo-SP 6-2 in the 13th round of Brazil's, 2012 Sao Paulo state championship.The win maintains Palmeiras as the only team that has ... Read more...

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Levante back to top four in Spanish Primera Liga


February 26th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 26 (IANS) Levante moved back into the top four of the Spanish Primera Liga with a 2-1 win away against Espanyol.Espanyol begun the day in fourth place in ... Read more...

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Luxemburgo signs up to coach Gremio


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 22 (IANS) Brazilian club Gremio ended speculations as they announced the hiring of head coach Vanderlei Luxemburgo.The move came two days after the dismissal of Caio ... Read more...

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Sturridge subjected to racial chants in Napoli


February 21st, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 21 (IANS) Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge was subjected to racial chants after the team arrived in Napoli to play their first leg of the last-16 clash of the ... Read more...

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PSG eyeing Liverpool’s Suarez


February 16th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Feb 16 (IANS) Paris St. Germain have offered beleaguered Liverpool striker Luis Suarez to join the French club.PSG tried to sign exiled Manchester City forward Carlos Tevez and Brazilian ... Read more...

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Liverpool striker Suarez banned for 8 games


December 21st, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) Liverpool striker Luis Suarez was banned for eight games after a Football Association (FA) disciplinary hearing found him guilty of racism for abusing Manchester United's Patrice ... Read more...

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Real Madrid extend La Liga lead


November 21st, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 21 (IANS) Real Madrid remained three points clear of FC Barcelona at the top of the La Liga following a weekend in which the case for those complaining ... Read more...

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For Cummins, it is all happening faster than he dreamed


September 30th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 30 (IANS) Eighteen-year-old pace sensation Patrick Cummins is the youngest player in the ongoing Champions League T20 event in India and after a handful of first-class appearances ... Read more...

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It was pleasing to win the series after being behind: Cook


July 10th, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) England One-day captain Alastair Cook lauded his team for winning the series against Sri Lanka and insisted his stellar batting performance in the the five matches ... Read more...

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Murray seeks advice from Agassi’s ex-coach Cahill


May 2nd, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): British tennis star Andy Murray has approached Darren Cahill, the former coach of Andre Agassi and Lleyton Hewitt, for advice and help even as he searches for a ... Read more...

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Knight Riders decimate Kings XI, move atop IPL table


May 1st, 2011 - 3:49 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 30 (IANS) Putting up an all-round impressive show, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) cruised to an eight-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab to move atop the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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RCB thump Pune Warriors for maiden win at home (Lead)


April 30th, 2011 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 30 (IANS) Virat Kohli (67) continued his good run with the bat as Royal Challengers Bangalore defeated Pune Warriors by 26 runs to record their maiden home ... Read more...

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UK Premier League title race not over: Ancelotti


April 25th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 25 (ANI): Chelsea boss Carlo Ancelotti has refused to rule out a Manchester United meltdown in the final four games of the Barclays Premier League season after suffering one himself ... Read more...

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Chelsea posses best attack of Premier League: Ancelotti


April 2nd, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.2 (ANI): Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti has said that his Manchester United counterpart Sir Alex Ferguson can keep Wayne Rooney, as his team has the best attack in the Premier ... Read more...

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Amarnath confident of India victory at Wankhede (Interview)


April 1st, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Mohinder "Jimmy" Amarnath knows what it is to play in a cricket World Cup final and win it too. He is confident that Mahendra ... Read more...

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Rooney checks kit to picture himself scoring


April 1st, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 1 (ANI): England and Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has revealed he always checks what strip Manchester United will wear - so he can picture himself scoring.The England striker, ... Read more...

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(VM) India record maiden World Cup semifinal victory at home (Statistical highlights)


March 31st, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 31 (IANS) India recorded their maiden World Cup semifinal win on home soil after they beat Pakistan at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium here Wednesday. India had ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka thump New Zealand for fifth straight time (Statistical highlights)


March 30th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 30 (IANS) Sri Lanka recorded their fifth straight World Cup win against New Zealand when they beat the Black Caps by five wickets here Tuesday to enter ... 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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Bangladesh’s upset win is their second against England in 15 ODIs (Match Highlights)


March 12th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chittagong, March 12 (IANS) Bangladesh's two-wicket win against England in a World Group B match Friday was their second in 15 One-day Internationals played between the two teams.The other highlights:Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Denver Broncos rookie defensive player Perrish Cox arrested for sexual assault


December 11th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by BNO News
DENVER, COLORADO (BNO NEWS) -- Perrish Cox, a rookie defensive player of the Denver Broncos, was arrested on Thursday night on charges of sexual assault, the Denver Post reported on Friday.Cox, a ... Read more...

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Blues mates must pull up socks if they don’t want to lose title: Terry


December 10th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 10 (ANI): Chelsea skipper John Terry has ordered his teammates to pull themselves together before they hand over the Premier League title on a plate to Manchester United or ... Read more...

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Reggie Bush Back With Not Much Bang


November 26th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) New Orleans Saints were undergoing tremendous anxiety as the return of running back Reggie Bush was rather questionable. However, now the good news is he is ... Read more...

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Asian Games tennis: Somdev in line for second medal, Sania gets bronze (Lead)


November 21st, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 21 (IANS) Somdev Devvarman assured himself of a second medal Sunday by entering the men's singles semifinals and later made it to the doubles final, while Sania Mirza had ... Read more...

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