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Kalighat thrash Royal Wahingdoh in Fed Cup qualifier


September 12th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Jamshedpur, Sep 12 (IANS) Kalighat Footbal Club outclassed Royal Wahingdoh FC 6-0 tn the second match of the Federation Cup qualifiers here Wednesday.The match, played at the JRD Tata Sports ... Read more...

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Pune FC sign defender Ralte


July 30th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, July 30 (IANS) Pune Football Club reinforced their backline by signing up 22-year-old central defender Zohmingliana Ralte ahead of the 2012-13 season.The Mizoram-based player joined Pune FC for a ... Read more...

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AITA defends Nasima’s appointment as women’s team manager


July 10th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The All India Tennis Association (AITA) Tuesday defended the selection of Nasima, Sania Mirza's mother, as the manager of the women's team for the 2012 ... Read more...

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Serena reaches third round at Rome Open


May 17th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 17 (IANS) American Serena Williams reached the third round of the Rome Open tennis after being pushed to dig deep to beat Russia's Nadia Petrova.Ninth-seeded Williams lost ... Read more...

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Serbia-Czech Republic in Fed Cup final


April 23rd, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Jelena Jankovic and Ana Ivanovic won their reverse singles matches to take Serbia into the Fed Cup final for the first time, beating Russia 3-2.Jankovic ... Read more...

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ITF gives first two Olympics wildcards


April 19th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 19 (IANS) Stephanie Vogt of Liechtenstein and Paraguay's Veronica Cepede Royg were handed the first two tennis wildcards for the London Games by International Tennis Federation (ITF).The 22-year-old ... Read more...

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Injured Li Na out of Paris WTA Open


February 8th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Feb 8 (IANS) French Open champion Li Na of China was forced to quit her first-round match at the WTA Paris Indoor Open.Third-seeded Li withdrew while trailing Bulgarian Tsvetana ... Read more...

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Sania Mirza to lead India in Fed Cup


December 26th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Sania Mirza will lead the four-member Indian team in the Fed Cup Asia Oceania group to be held in China from Jan 30 to Feb ... Read more...

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Czechs beat Russia 3-2 to lift Fed Cup


November 7th, 2011 - 7:35 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Czech Republic won the Fed Cup for the first time as an independent nation Sunday after Kveta Peschke and Lucie Hradecka won a deciding ... Read more...

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Salgaocar lift Federation Cup (Lead)


September 29th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 29 (IANS) Goa's Salgaocar Sports Club broke a 14-year jinx to lift the Federation Cup with a 3-1 victory over city soccer giants East Bengal in the final ... Read more...

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No plans to change coach for Fed Cup performance: Mohun Bagan


September 29th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 29 (IANS) Famed soccer club Mohun Bagan Thursday claimed it has no intention to sack chief coach Stephen David Darby because of the outfit's poor show in the ... Read more...

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Lebanon agrees to play Davis Cup tie in Pakistan


September 24th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 24 (IANS) Lebanon have agreed to play their Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group 2 tie in Pakistan giving sport in the strife-torn country a massive boost when most ... Read more...

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Prayag in semi-final of Fed Cup


September 22nd, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 22 (IANS) Prayag United moved into the 33rd Federation Cup football tournament semi-finals with a 2-0 victory over Sporting Clube De Goa here Thursday.Denson Devadas drew first blood ... Read more...

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East Bengal, Lajong in Fed Cup semis


September 21st, 2011 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/Pune, Sep 21 (IANS) Title holders East Bengal and Shillong Lajong Football Club carved out similar 1-0 wins to move into the semifinals of the 33rd Federation Cup football tournament ... Read more...

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East Bengal in Fed Cup semifinals


September 21st, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 21 (IANS) Title holders East Bengal moved into the semifinals of the 33rd Federation Cup football tournament with a 1-0 win over Goa's Dempo Sports Club here Wednesday.After ... Read more...

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East Bengal slam AIFF for not promoting Fed Cup


September 16th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 15 (IANS) City based East Bengal football club Thursday criticised the sport's governing body All India Football Federation (AIFF) for its failure to promote its premier tournament Federation ... Read more...

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Fed cup soccer: Bhaichung’s USFC begins on winning note


September 9th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 9 (IANS) United Sikkim Football Club (USFC) pipped ONGC 3-2 to kick-off their campaign on a bright note in the Federation Cup here Friday.Daniel Bidemi, Sushil Singh ... Read more...

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DLTA to set up residential tennis academy


July 16th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Delhi Lawn Tennis Association (DLTA) will set up a residential tennis academy at its newly refurbished complex here.To start with, the DLTA ... Read more...

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Rohit Rajpal appointed DLTA director


May 25th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Delhi Lawn Tennis Association (DLTA) Executive Committee Wednesday appointed former Davis Cupper and present Fed Cup captain Rohit Rajpal as its director.The executive ... Read more...

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Junior Fed Cup: Indian girls go down 1-2 to Thailand


April 27th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Indian girls lost 1-2 to Thailand in a group B league match of the Asia-Oceania Junior Fed Cup under-16 tennis competition at the Delhi ... Read more...

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US-based coach to train Pakistan’s Davis Cup team


April 10th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 10(ANI): US-based tennis coach Jalil Riaz will arrive in Pakistan in June to train the team for the Davis Cup scheduled to be held in July, Pakistan Tennis Federation ... Read more...

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Pak female players to play in Fed Cup after gap of 12 years


January 24th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 24(ANI): Pakistani female tennis players will take part in the upcoming Fed Cup after a gap of 12 years.The Fed Cup is the premier team competition in women's tennis, ... Read more...

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Dirty politics affecting Pakistan tennis


January 16th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 16(ANI): Dirty politics has engulfed the Pakistan Tennis Federation (PTF), which has been divided into several groups on the issue of national trials and the venue of the Fed Cup.The ... Read more...

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‘Confident’ Stosur chases dream to join Oz legends for French Open honour


June 5th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, June 5(ANI): French Open finalist Samantha Stosur is poised to realize the dream of joining five-time champion Margaret Court, dual winner Lesley Turner Bowrey and Evonne Goolagong-Cawley as the only ... Read more...

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Sania will continue to play for India: AITA


April 1st, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Quashing rumours of Sania Mirza playing for Pakistan after her marriage to cricketer Shoaib Malik, All India Tennis Association (AITA) Thursday issued a statement confirming her participation ... Read more...

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‘I-League and Fed Cup should be declared AIFF official tournaments’


April 1st, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 1 (IANS) Mohun Bagan has requested the All India Football Federation (AIFF) to declare I-League and Federation Cup as 'Official Tournaments' of AIFF so that it becomes easier for players ... Read more...

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India’s top sportspersons felicitated in Mumbai


March 9th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 9 (ANI): Several Indian sportspersons were felicitated here at an awards function.Organised by the magazine 'Sports Illustrated;, the event saw many sportspersons including Sachin Tendulkar and Sania Mirza, ... Read more...

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Tennis star Sania Mirza hopes for a good return to court in 2010 C’Wealth Games


March 3rd, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, March 2 (ANI): Recuperating from the wrist injury, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has said that her next big goal is to make a strong comeback at the Commonwealth ... Read more...

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Fed Cup: India promoted to Asia-Oceania Group I


February 6th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) India returned to Group I with a 3-0 defeat of Kyrgyzstan in the Asia-Oceania promotional play-offs at National Tennis Centre in Kuala Lumpur Saturday. Rushmi Chakravarthi and Sania ... Read more...

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Fed Cup: India outplay Singapore, play Malaysia Friday


February 4th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) India comprehensively beat Singapore 3-0 in the Group II Asia-Oceania tie of the Fed Cup at the National Tennis Centre in Kuala Lumpur Thursday. The Indians won all ... Read more...

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India play Singapore first in Fed Cup


February 2nd, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) India have been drawn in pool A of Asia-Oceania Group II along with Malaysia and Singapore in the Fed Cup tennis, beginning Wednesday at the National Tennis ... Read more...

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Indian Fed Cup team favourite to qualify: Piperno


February 1st, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) India's Fed Cup coach Enrico Piperno feels Indian girls are the favourites to qualify for the Asian-Oceania Group-I stage in the Feb 3-6 competition at Kuala Lumpur's ... Read more...

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It was a mutual decision to call off Sania’s engagement: Imran Mirza


January 28th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Jan 28 (ANI): Ace tennis star Sania Mirza's father Imran Mirza on Thursday confirmed that the decision to call off Sania's engagement with her childhood friend Sohrab Mirza was a mutual ... Read more...

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Sania calls off her engagement to Sohrab


January 28th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Jan 28 (ANI): Ace tennis star Sania Mirza has reportedly called off her engagement to Sohrab Mirza with whom she was engaged in July 2009 amidst fanfare and media attention.Sania said ... Read more...

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Pennetta to face Wickmayer in Auckland final


January 8th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Jan 8 (DPA) Top seed Flavia Pennetta moved closer to victory of her ninth career title as she put out Italian compatriot Francesca Schiavone 6-3, 6-0 Friday at the ASB Classic. The ... Read more...

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