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Olympics: Back injury dashes Russian weightlifter’s hopes

August 4th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's gold medal favourite in weightlifting Khadzhimurat Akkaev has withdrawn from the Olympics with a back injury, the national federation said Saturday.Akkaev, the world and ... Read more...

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French football federation head resigns after World Cup fiasco

June 28th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 28 (DPA) The head of France's governing football body, the French Football Federation (FFF), announced his resignation Monday in the wake of the humiliating performance of the national team in ... Read more...

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