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South Zone TT: Sharath, Shamini emerge champions


September 9th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 9 (IANS) Sharath Kamal and Shamini Kumaresan emerged the men's and women's singles champions at the Indian Oil Servo National Ranking South Zone Table Tennis Championships which concluded ... Read more...

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Inter-Institutional TT: Double delight for Ghosh, Ghatak


August 27th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 27 (IANS) Teenager Soumyajit Ghosh and veteran Poulomi Ghatak captured the singles and doubles crowns at the 42nd All-India Inter-Institutional Table Tennis Championships here Monday.Twenty-year-old Ghosh anointed himself ... Read more...

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Olympics: Indian paddler Ghosh wins; Ankita exits (Lead)


July 28th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) Soumyajit Ghosh kept India's table tennis challenge alive as he moved into the second round of the main draw while an error-prone Ankita Das made a ... Read more...

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Kotiyan bags double in Mumbai TT


July 23rd, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 23 (IANS) Second seed Ravindra Kotiyan humbled top seed Nishaad Shah twice to capture the youth boys as well as junior boys singles titles in the JVPGC All-Mumbai ... Read more...

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World Squash: India go down to Egypt in semis


July 17th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, July 17 (IANS) Title favourites and top seeds Egypt overwhelmed India 3-0, but not before surviving a tough fight in the semi-finals of the World Junior squash team championship ... Read more...

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Mahesh, Anaka bow out of world junior squash


July 11th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, July 11 (IANS) Indian challenge in the World Junior Individual Squash Championship ended as Mahesh Mangaonkar and Anaka Alankamony lost their matches to Egyptian stars in the quarter-finals here.Mangaonkar ... Read more...

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Federer beats Murray for 7th Wimbledon title (Lead)


July 9th, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Roger Federer came back from a set down to record a 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 victory over Andy Murray Sunday for his seventh Wimbledon ... Read more...

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Unsung Czech Lukas Rosol stuns Nadal (Lead)


June 29th, 2012 - 5:56 am ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Little-known Czech Lukas Rosol pulled off one of the biggest upsets at Wimbledon by knocking out two-time champion Rafael Nadal over five sets in the ... Read more...

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Miami Heat win second NBA title


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Miami Heat defeated Oklahoma City Thunder in the fifth game of the National Basketball Association (NBA) finals Friday to win the series 4-1 and the ... Read more...

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Three Indians in Asian Squash finals


June 22nd, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kish Island (Iran), June 22 (IANS) Unseeded Dev Vazirani saved two match points to defeat higher ranked Nga Ching Cheng (Hong Kong) 3-2 to enter the boys Under-13 final in ... Read more...

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Vardhan, Balaji in title round of ITF meet


June 8th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore June 8 (IANS) Vishnu Vardhan and Sriram Balaji virtually snatched victories from the jaws of defeat in the semi-finals to set up a title clash in the $10,000 ... Read more...

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Vardhan, Balaji in title round of ITF meet


June 8th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore June 8 (IANS) Vishnu Vardhan and Sriram Balaji virtually snatched victories from the jaws of defeat in the semi-finals to set up a title clash in the $10,000 ... Read more...

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Easy wins for Vishnu, Sriram in ITF meet


June 4th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mysore, June 4 (IANS) It was smooth sailing for Vishnu Vardhan and N. Sriram Balaji in the first round of the $10,000 Zuari Garden City Mysore ITF Open tennis ... Read more...

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Myneni bags ITF title


June 2nd, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mandya (Karnataka), June 2 (IANS) Saket Myneni, the 24-year-old from Hyderabad, won the title in the $10,000 Prem Sugars ITF Men's Future tennis tournament here Saturday defeating top seed Vijayant ... Read more...

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Azarenka dumps Li Na out of Madrid Open


May 11th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Chinese tennis star Li Na bowed out of the Madrid Open Friday after losing 6-3, 3-6, 3-6 to top seed Victoria Azarenka of Belarus in a ... Read more...

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Myneni, Rushmi new champions at National Grass Court Tennis


February 11th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 11 (IANS) Men's top seed Rakesh Myneni and women's third seed Rushmi Chakravarthi were crowned champions at the Indian Jute National Grass Court Tennis Championship here Saturday.Myneni ... Read more...

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Sharath avenges National championship loss to Amalraj


February 7th, 2012 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) India's top paddler Sharath Kamal avenged his loss to Anthony Amalraj at the National Table Tennis Championships last month by beating him in the final ... Read more...

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Egypt beat India in squash World Cup final


February 5th, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 5 (IANS) Top seeds and favourites Egypt had to work overtime to beat a spirited India 2-1 in the final to annex the WSF Under-21 World Cup team ... Read more...

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National TT: Maharashtra, PSPB win team titles


January 26th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 26 (IANS) Mamta Prabhu helped Maharashtra A win the women's crown in the 73rd Senior National and Inter-State Table Tennis Championships at the SAI sub-centre hall here Thursday. ... Read more...

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Australian open: Wozniacki loses to Clijsters, surrenders World No.1 spot


January 24th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 24 (IANS) World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki's hopes of winning her first Grand Slam title were dashed Tuesday when she lost to defending champion Kim Clijsters in the ... Read more...

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Chennai Open: Goffin ousts Malisse


January 3rd, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 3 (IANS) Little David Goffin pulled off a stunning 4-6, 6-2, 6-3 win against fellow-Belgian and former champion Xavier Malisse, seeded seventh, to advance to the second ... Read more...

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A number of upsets happen in the Major league baseball playoffs


October 10th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) If there is anything that does not change about the Mayor League Baseball Playoffs, then it has to be the upsets. Like most of the other ... Read more...

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NFL scores: Packers have a neat 5-0 season record


October 10th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Packers is the only team with a perfect record in the NFL. Over the weekend, the Packers beat the Falcons 25-14 to extend their season ... Read more...

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MLB playoffs: Yankees thrash Detroit Tigers


October 5th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Going into Game 4 of the MLB playoff series on Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Rays, the New York Yankees and the Arizona Diamondbacks all faced a ... Read more...

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US Open: Stosur wins marathon battle against Petrova, Sharapova ousted


September 3rd, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 3 (IANS) Ninth seed Samantha Stosur advanced into the fourth round at US Open tennis with an epic 7-6(5), 6-7(5), 7-5 victory over 24th seed Nadia ... Read more...

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Indians steal the show at SDAT-Ramco Chess


August 6th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 6 (IANS) Swayams Mishra, V.A.V. Rajesh, Girish Koushik and G.A. Stany upset higher rated Grandmasters as the quratet of Indian conquests highlighted the fifth round of the SDAT-RAMCO ... Read more...

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Indian excels in Asian junior squash


June 23rd, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Amman (Jordan), June 23 (IANS) India's Aparajitha Balamurukan made her maiden appearance in the girls under-19 semi-finals of the Asian Junior Squash Championships after defeating higher ranked 3/4 seed Ka ... Read more...

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Prerna lone Indian in ITF semifinals


June 16th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Eighth-seeded Prerna Bhambri is the lone Indian to enter the semifinals of the $10,000 ITF women's singles. She outplayed compatriot Ashvarya Shrivastava, seeded four rungs ... Read more...

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Dallas Mavericks win the NBA finals game 5


June 10th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dallas Mavericks took a 3-2 lead after winning the NBA Final Game 5. The Mavericks beat the Miami Heat 112-103 on Thursday night and take ... Read more...

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Vignesh upsets Gajjar, Yuki breezes into ITF quarters


June 8th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Vignesh Peranamallur shocked second seed Rohan Gajjar 6-3, 7-5 to enter the quarterfinals of $15,000 ITF men's singles at the DLTA complex here Wednesday.Vignesh came ... Read more...

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Sania-Vesnina finish runners up at French Open (Lead)


June 3rd, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 3 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza will have to wait some more for a women's doubles Grand Slam title after she, partnering Elena Vesnina, lost 4-6, 3-6 Friday to ... Read more...

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Kinoshita not so lucky in the final against Shlomo


May 14th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Israeli Keren Shlomo overcame a tenacious Misa Kinoshita of Japan 2-6, 6-2, 6-2 to claim her second successive $10,000 ITF tournament here Saturday at the ... Read more...

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Table tennis: Karia-Kumar clinch doubles, Saurav-Mouma win mixed doubles


January 23rd, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 22 (IANS) Rajasthan's Devesh Kariya and Zubin Kumar claimed the men's doubles title while Saurav Chakraborty and Mouma Das of Petroleum Sports Promotion Board bqgged the mixed doubles honours at ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Sania, Somdev go down fighting (Lead)


January 17th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza put on a spirited performance against former World No.1 and winner of seven Grand Slams Justine Henin of Belgium to go up a set ... Read more...

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Somdev out of Tashkent Challenger


October 15th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Tashkent (Uzbekistan), Oct 15 (IANS) Commonwealth Games gold medallist and second-seeded Indian Somdev Devvarman crashed out of the second round of the $125,000 Tashkent Challenger tennis with a 4-6, 6-7(3) loss ... Read more...

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