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Olympics: Indian shooters Heena Sidhu, Annu Raj bow out


July 29th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Indian shooters Heena Sidhu and Annu Raj Singh failed to qualify for the women's 10m air pistol finals at the 2012 Olympics here Sunday.Heena finished at ... Read more...

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‘Lucky’ Lahiri wins Sail-SBI open golf


February 26th, 2012 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) India's Anirban Lahiri endured several heart-stopping moments before he finally reigned supreme over Thailand's Prom Meesawat at the first play-off hole to win the SAIL-SBI ... Read more...

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Mehar Atwal wins Southern India Ladies golf title


September 22nd, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 22 (IANS) Mehar Atwal managed to hold off Vani Kapoor to emerge champion after a tense see-saw battle on the third and final day of the Usha Southern ... Read more...

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Mehar Atwal keeps lead, Vani second at Usha Southern India golf


September 21st, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 21 (IANS) Mehar Atwal kept her head on a difficult day and carded a 75 that helped her retain the lead at the end of the second round ... Read more...

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Randhawa shoots 67 to be fourth at Selangor Masters


July 20th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Selangor (Malaysia), July 20 (IANS) India's Jyoti Randhawa, who did not touch a club for three-and-a-half weeks, came back in full flow as he shot a 67 to be tied ... Read more...

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Chandra, Baisoya ahead in junior golf event


July 7th, 2011 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) In-form Yashas Chandra of Mysore shot the day's best card of 73 and moved into a five-shot lead in Delhi junior and sub-junior golf at ... Read more...

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Chikkarangappa wins Southern India Amateur Golf title


June 24th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 24 (IANS) National champion S. Chikkarangappa produced his best when it mattered most with a two-under 70 to emerge a five-shot winner over Khalin Joshi (77) at the ... Read more...

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Six police officers arrested for beating and shooting a boy in Brazil


March 26th, 2011 - 1:24 am ICT by BNO News
SAO PAULO, BRAZIL NATIONS (BNO NEWS) -- Sao Paulo police on Friday informed that six police officers were arrested after being caught on video beating and shooting a boy in Brazil.According to ... Read more...

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Hong Kong Open: Jeev tied sixth; Bhullar, Chowrasia tied 36th


November 20th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, Nov 20 (IANS) Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh continued to be in the mix, even as Ryder Cup star Ian Poulter produced a six-under-par 64 to open up a two-shot ... Read more...

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Shots fired at Pentagon: Report


October 19th, 2010 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 19 (IANS) Shots were fired early Tuesday at the Pentagon, the headquarters of the US defence department, but no casualties were reported, authorities said.Pentagon police officers heard at least ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: India win gold, silver and bronze (Roundup)


October 10th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) India's Harpreet Singh won the gold in the men's 25 metres centre fire pistol event while the silver went to Vijay Kumar after a four-way ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Australian commits rare mistake in dramatic shoot-off


October 10th, 2010 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Pistol shooter Michaelangelo Giustiniano, Australia's oldest athlete at the Commonwealth Games, committed a rare mistake at the Karni Singh Shooting Range that cost him a medal in ... Read more...

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CWG Shooting: Harpreet wins gold, silver for Vijay (Lead)


October 10th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Indian shooter Harpreet Singh won the gold in the men's 25 metre centre fire pistol event while Vijay Kumar bagged silver amid high drama in ... Read more...

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Saaniya opens seven-shot lead in Hero Honda women’s golf


September 22nd, 2010 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 22 (IANS) Saaniya Sharma shot the only sub-par round on the opening day of the fifth leg of the Hero Honda Women's Professional Golf Tour of India. Saaniya, who was second ... Read more...

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Kapur drops to 14th in Czech Open, Chowrasia misses cut


August 21st, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Celadna (Czech Republic), Aug 21 (IANS) Shiv Kapur managed just one birdie on the second day as he dropped from sole lead to shared 14th at the midway stage of the Czech ... Read more...

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Tongue-twisting spotlight holders on Day 2 at St. Andrews


July 16th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
By V.Krishnawamy St. Andrews (Scotland), July 16 (IANS) Two golfers with second names that put the spelling skills of golf writers to test held the spotlight Friday morning, when the wind and ... Read more...

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Randhawa tied fourth at halfway stage in French Open golf


July 3rd, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Versailles, France, July 2 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa, one of the early starters in the second round, shot a two-under 69 to move up one place to tied fourth at the halfway stage ... Read more...

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Former NBA Player Manute Bol Dead


June 20th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey June 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 7-foot-7 former basketball player Manute Bol, who had also been involved with many peace restoring activities in his homeland Sudan died on Saturday at the ... Read more...

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Tiger looks his old self, but still behind Dustin Johnson


June 20th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Pebble Beach (California), June 20 (IANS) If it was Tiger Woods of the old, it was also Dustin Johnson of the old. Except that the man named first has ... Read more...

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Bogey-spree sees Chowrasia drop to tied 39th at Wentworth


May 23rd, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
Wentworth (Britain), May 23 (IANS) Shiv Shankar Prasad Chowrasia, the lone Indian to make the cut at the BMW PGA Championship on the European Tour, slid down the leaderboard with four bogeys ... Read more...

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Student shot at inside examination hall


May 15th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Meerut, May 15 (IANS) A student was Saturday shot at several times by an unidentified assailant inside an examination hall in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district, police said. Deepak Rathi, who was taking ... Read more...

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Thailand lead, India second; Kao leads Chikka by one


May 14th, 2010 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 14 (IANS) Thailand, the most successful team in the history of Asia Pacific Junior Golf Championship, opened up a five-shot lead over hosts India at the end of the second ... Read more...

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Chowrasia shoots five-over 75 on European Tour


May 14th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mallorca, May 14 (IANS) Finishing blues cost S.S.P. Chowrasia dearly as he dropped five shots in the last five holes for a miserable five-over 75 in the first round of the Iberdrola ... Read more...

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Golfer Woods struggling with poor form in Florida


May 9th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Ponte Vedra Beach (Florida, US), May 9 (ANI): Ace golfer Tigers Woods continues to struggle with his form at The Players Championship golf tournament here, ranked 45th and ten shots behind ... Read more...

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Kapur finishes second, five Indians in top six


April 2nd, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Richard Karlberg of Sweden took the cake, winning the $300,000 SAIL Open, even as five Indians followed him in the second to sixth place in the Asian ... Read more...

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Shiv Kapur shoots one-over, Chowrasia further down


March 26th, 2010 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Malaga (Spain), March 26 (IANS) Shiv Kapur made a modest start with a one-over 71 despite a stumble at the end in the first round of the European Tour event Open de ... Read more...

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Rashid steers Team India to World Junior finals


January 21st, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) The Indian team qualified for the World Junior Golf Team Championship by winning the Asian qualifiers that concluded at the Perak Royal Golf Club in Malaysia Thursday. ... Read more...

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Chikkarangappa takes lead in Western India Junior Golf


December 23rd, 2009 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Dec 23 (IANS) Sixteen-year-old Chikkarangappa opened up a two-shot lead after the second round of the Lalit Suri Western India Junior Golf Championship at the par-71 Poona Club Golf Course Wednesday. Chikkarangappa ... Read more...

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Chikka, Trishul on top at Western India Junior golf


December 22nd, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Dec 22 (IANS) Bangalore lads Chikkarangappa and Trishul Chinappa were in lead after the first round of the Lalit Suri Western India Junior Golf Championship at the par-71 Poona Club Golf ... Read more...

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Rashid clinches Western India Amateur title


November 27th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Nov 27 (IANS) Rashid Khan once again came good on the final day to win the LG Western India Amateur title in a comfortable fashion. In the final round Friday, ... Read more...

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Shiv Kapur drops to tied sixth in Cambodia


November 21st, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Siem Reap (Cambodia), Nov 21 (IANS) Shiv Kapur endured a frustrating day on the greens as he managed just one birdie while giving away three bogeys to end up with a 74 ... Read more...

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Rashid tied fifth at Asian Amateur golf


October 30th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Shenzhen (China), Oct 30 (IANS) India's Rashid Khan took a bumpy ride with six birdies and three bogeys to card a three-under 69 that carried him up from tied 13th to tied ... Read more...

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Randhawa 11th, Bhullar 20th in Asia Pacific Panasonic Open


September 25th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kyoto, Sep 25 (IANS) Jyoti Randhawa fired a three-under 68 haul to finish in tied-11th at the midway stage of the Asia Pacific Panasonic Open golf here Friday. The seasoned Indian pro is ... Read more...

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Bhullar snaps Randhawa’s winning run in India


September 20th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 20 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar extended his winning streak in India to five and at the same time snapped a similar streak going for Jyoti Randhawa as the Kapurthala youngster won ... Read more...

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Bhullar shoots 69 at Macau Open


September 11th, 2009 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Macau, Sep 11 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar shot a superb two-under 69 under windy conditions to move into the top-10 and put himself in the race at the $500,000 Macau Open here Friday. Bhullar, ... Read more...

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