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Bolts of English Premier League


August 7th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Even as Usain Bolt is busy burning up the Olympic track, a survey showed that Theo Walcott is the fastest footballer in the English Premier ... Read more...

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Aguero dreams of winning more EPL titles for Man City


May 10th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) Manchester City's Argentinian star Sergio Aguero has expressed his desire to win more English Premier League (EPL) titles for his club.City will clinch their first title ... Read more...

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We don’t have two hands, but only two fingers on EPL title: Mancini


May 9th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Manchester City's manager Roberto Mancini isn't ready to take the English Premier League (EPL) title this season for granted as he believes there is still ... Read more...

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Man City’s 22 million pound contract for Mancini


May 9th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) Manchester City, who are just one win away from registering their first English Premier League (EPL) title after 44 years, have offered their manager Roberto ... Read more...

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Juventus looking for Van Persie


May 9th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) The Italian Serie A champions Juventus, who won the football title after nine years, are looking to bolster their side with new signings this summer, ... Read more...

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Young Aston Villa mascot mimics Suarez snub


February 14th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A young Aston Villa mascot gave the strong evidence why children should be protected from bad examples. In a clear reenactment of Luiz Suarez’s snub of ... Read more...

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Indonesia to host EPL Masters Cup


February 13th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Feb 13 (IANS) Indonesia will host an indoor football competition May 27, called the EPL Masters Indonesia Cup, featuring star players from the English Premier League (EPL).Organiser Dino Hamidi ... Read more...

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India needs good football pitches: British expert


December 31st, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Every overseas visiting football expert has a tip or two for the development of the game at the grassroots level in India. Now a technical ... Read more...

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Manchester City draw Liverpool to maintain lead in EPL


November 28th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) Manchester City maintained a five-point lead in the English Premier League standings after a 1-1 draw away to Liverpool.Manchester City grabbed the lead after half hour ... Read more...

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EPL side Blackburn Rovers arrive in Pune


October 5th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Oct 5 (IANS) Blackburn Rovers, the first English Premier League (EPL) team to set foot in India, arrived here Wednesday to play an exhibition match against Pune FC.Rovers, ... Read more...

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Pune FC-Blackburn Rovers clash set for Oct 7


September 26th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Sep 26 (IANS) The friendly match between Pune FC and English premiership football club Blackburn Rovers, which was postponed due to blasts in Mumbai, will now be held here ... Read more...

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Blackburn beat Arsenal 4-3 in EPL


September 17th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Blackburn, Sep 17 (IANS) Blackburn Rovers came from behind to beat Arsenal 4-3 in an English Premier League football match at Ewood Park here Saturday.Nigerian striker Aiyegbeni Yakubu scored ... Read more...

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Soccer craze in Kolkata just like EPL, says Darby


July 26th, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 25 (IANS) Mohun Bagan's new soccer chief coach Steve Darby, who is set to take over reins of the club from July 27, Monday compared the soccer craze ... Read more...

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EPL team Tottenham Hotspur eyes tie-up in India


July 23rd, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, July 23 (IANS) Like many English Premier League (EPL) sides scouting for opportunities in Asia, Tottenham Hotspur have started exploring a long-term tie-up in India to train ... Read more...

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Rule on fielding full-strength teams in EPL to be relaxed


July 15th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) The controversial rule to punish English Premier League clubs for fielding "weakened teams" is to be revisited and relaxed from this season by the Football ... Read more...

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Blackburn Rovers to play Pune FC in exhibition match


July 13th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Indian-owned English Premier League (EPL) team Blackburn Rovers will take on Pune FC in a much awaited exhibition encounter July 22.The match will played ... Read more...

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Indian U-16 team for Arsenal Soccer Festival to leave July 21


May 30th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 30 (IANS) Sixteen players from seven cities will leave for London July 21 to represent India in the Under-16 category at the 21st Arsenal International Soccer Festival ... Read more...

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Indian firm Venkys says it is set to acquire Blackburn Rovers


October 28th, 2010 - 10:38 am ICT by ANI
Blackburn (UK)/ Pune, Oct. 28 (ANI): Anuradha J. Desai, the chief of the Indian conglomerate Venkys, which specialises in poultry farming, has confirmed the acquisition of English Premier League (EPL) football club, ... Read more...

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Indian company Venky’s to buy Blakburn Rovers


October 26th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Indian company Venky's, which specialises in poultry farming and pharmaceuticals, is close to finishing their takeover of English Premier League (EPL) football club Blakburn Rovers.If the deal goes ... Read more...

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Spurs show interest in Olympic stadium


October 1st, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) English Premiership side Tottenham Hotspurs has declared their interest in having the Olympic stadium as their permanent home venue for matches.The 80,000 capacity stadium, which will be ... Read more...

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Drogba vows to and bring back Premier League title


May 9th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 9 (ANI): Captain Didier Drogba has resolved to bring home the prized Premier League title by leading his team, Chelsea FC to victory.He wants to wrest it from ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi Media Company to broadcast EPL matches


April 29th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, April 29 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi Media Company (ADMC) has inked a deal with IMG Sports Media for the broadcast of English Premier League (EPL) related sports programming on its ... Read more...

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IPL youngsters should aim for India cap: Warne


March 30th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Australian spin wizard Shane Warne wants exciting young Indian cricketers playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) to set their sights at earning the India cap instead ... Read more...

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EPL footballers fourth highest paid sportsmen in world


March 29th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29(ANI): A new survey has revealed that English Premier League (EPL) footballers are the fourth highest paid sportsmen in the world.According to a study by sportingintelligence.com, the Premier League ... Read more...

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Beckham rules out Premier League comeback


August 14th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, Aug 14 (ANI): England footballer David Beckham has squashed reports of possible comeback in the English Premier League (EPL).Beckham has said that he might move back to Italy's AC ... Read more...

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PCA demands greater participation of players for EPL


November 26th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 26 (IANS) Professional Cricketers' Association (PCA) wants the players to have a greater say in shaping the English Premier League (EPL).The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has set up ... Read more...

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Flintoff planning to make UAE his second home


October 30th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 30 (IANS) England’s charismatic all-rounder Andrew Flintoff is all set to open a branch of his cricket academy in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and is also likely to make ... Read more...

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Australian cricketers now eyeing EPL


July 18th, 2008 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 18 (IANS) After their profitable outing in the multi-million dollar Indian Premier League (IPL), Australian cricketers are now eyeing the proposed English Premier League (EPL) slated for 2010. England and ... Read more...

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EPL can feature Tendulkar, Dhoni and Ponting


July 17th, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): The English Premier League will feature the worlds best cricketers and a dash of showbiz glamour.The new EPL, which begins in June 2010, will be played ... Read more...

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Players’ union backs English Premier League plan


July 15th, 2008 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) The proposed English Premier League (EPL) received a significant boost Tuesday with Professional Cricketers' Association (PCA) chief executive Sean Morris calling the plan "clear and exciting". "The PCA ... Read more...

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Smaller counties offered stakes in English Premier League


July 14th, 2008 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) The smaller counties which are alarmed by the proposed Twenty20 English Premier League (EPL) cricket would be assured of the backing of major global investors so that they ... Read more...

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Ireland eyeing IPL franchise?


June 24th, 2008 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS)Ireland is looking for a franchise either in the proposed English Premier League (EPL) or the Indian Premier League (IPL) to be part of the Twenty20 cricket revolution. Cricket ... Read more...

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Essar Power’s investment plans approved


May 9th, 2008 - 8:53 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The cabinet committee on economic affairs (CCEA) Friday approved Essar Power Ltd's (EPL) proposals to become a holding company and to infuse up to Rs.80 billion as ... Read more...

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Indian Premier League: Heroes of the Day


April 24th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by amritpal
What English Premier League (EPL) is to Football, Indian Premier League (IPL) is to cricket. Fast & Furious, Entertaining & Exciting, Cheerleaders & Auctions... It has everything.  EPL has its heroes: David ... Read more...

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Chris Gayle out of IPL first edition


April 23rd, 2008 - 9:34 pm ICT by admin
(IPL Diary)New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) West Indian captain Chris Gayle has been ruled out of the first edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) after he failed to recover from a ... Read more...

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