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Buddh Circuit to host Superbike World Championship in 2013


June 9th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, June 9 (IANS) Buddh International Circuit (BIC) owner Jaypee Sports International Saturday confirmed that the race track will be hosting a round of Superbike World Championship (WSBK) in ... Read more...

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Arjun Rampal’s LAP to get makeover


May 12th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Arjun Rampal's luxury night club LAP is set for a makeover. The Bollywood star will be closing the club for sometime only to reopen ... Read more...

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Ajay tells Anil who’s ‘Tezz’ on F1 track


April 24th, 2012 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, April 24 (IANS) The silence at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) was broken by a loud screeching sound of roaring Lamborghinis as Bollywood stars Anil Kapoor and ... Read more...

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Indian GP: Grandstand rates down, general tickets costlier


April 10th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, April 10 (IANS) Tickets for the grandstand at the second Formula One Grand Prix will cost less while the cheapest will cost almost 50 percent more, the organisers ... Read more...

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India major market for motor sports: GT1 boss


March 2nd, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Formula One and GT1 are the ultimate in motor racing and India presents a great opportunity to become a major market for the sport, says ... Read more...

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Global award for Buddh International Circuit


November 17th, 2011 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) The Buddh International Circuit (BIC), which hosted India's maiden Formula One Grand Prix last month, has been awarded the 'Motorsport Facility of the Year' award ... Read more...

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Khushlani finishes impressive sixth in JK Racing Asia Series


October 29th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 29 (IANS) Akhil Khushlani did India proud when he finished sixth in his first race in the JK Racing Asia Series at the Buddh International Circuit Saturday.The ... Read more...

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It is all done at a breakneck speed


October 29th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 29 (IANS) It is fascinating to watch the men in a Formula One Grand Prix pulling off a pit stop in less than four seconds. They say ... Read more...

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Lucky injury came at the end of the season: Sania


October 15th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) India's top women tennis star Sania Mirza said she is able to walk pain free after her left-knee surgery and is thankful that her injury ... Read more...

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Rock bands to perform at motor show


October 7th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Popular bands like Them Clones, Advaita, and Faridkot are set to rock the Motor Match, a one-of-its-kind comparative motor show, in the run up to ... Read more...

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Mercedes to set up driving academy in India


August 24th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Mercedes-Benz along with Indian Formula One Grand Prix organisers, Jaypee Sports International (JPSI), will set up a driving academy at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) ... Read more...

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India’s first Moto GP rider Sarath to get financial help


July 4th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 4 (IANS) The International Federation for Motocycles (FIM) has approved a grant of $100,000 for training Sarath Kumar, the first Indian rider in the MotoGP in the 125cc ... Read more...

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Force India drawing inspiration from last year’s race at Valencia


June 21st, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia, June 21 (IANS) Force India will look to put behind the disappointment of the Montreal race and secure a top ten finish at the Formula One Grand Prix of ... Read more...

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Tickets for India’s first F1 race to be available soon


April 25th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Tickets for the India's first Formula One grand prix race, to be held Oct 30, would go on sale within a month, the organisers said ... Read more...

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F1 Indian Grand Prix venue named ‘Buddh International Circuit’


April 9th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Sepang (Malaysia), Apr 9(ANI): The venue for the first Formula One Grand Prix in India has been named the 'Buddh International Circuit', race promoter Jaypee Sports International has announced.The circuit, about ... Read more...

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FIA asks Bahrain organisers to decide on Formula One grand prix by May 1


March 9th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): The FIA, the world governing body of motor sport, has given an ultimatum to the organisers of Bahrain saying that they should decide by May 1 whether they ... Read more...

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Gulf Oil sweep top podium spots in MRF race


February 13th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 13 (IANS) Team Gulf Oil completed a 1-2 sweep in the third and concluding Formula 1600 race of the MRF Championship with Jukka Honkawori from Finland and local challenger Ashwin ... Read more...

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Madonna to invest in Malaysian man’s nightclub


January 8th, 2011 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 7 (IANS) Pop queen Madonna is talks with a Malaysian tycoon to invest in his nightclubs."Madonna sees it as a natural move. She has ambitious plans," said one of ... Read more...

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Madonna in negotiations to become nightclub owner


January 7th, 2011 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 07 (ANI): Madonna is in talks about becoming a player in the London nightclub scene."Madonna sees it as a natural move," the Telegraph quoted one of her associates ... Read more...

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Marshals training for Indian Grand Prix


December 21st, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 21 (IANS) The Indian Motorsport Marshals Club (IMMC) has been formed as a national-level organisation to provide race officials and marshals to manage the inaugural Indian Formula One Grand Prix ... Read more...

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Briton kills baby after his afternoon nap is disturbed


November 30th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) A 26-year-old Briton has been found guilty of killing his baby because he had disturbed his afternoon nap, a media report said Tuesday.Graeme Draper hurled his three-month-old son, ... Read more...

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Cricket Australia may lose upto 20 million dollars due to poor Ashes spectator attendance


November 15th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov. 15 (ANI): The Ashes is the traditional cash cow that funds Australian cricket, but slumping ticket sales in all states will wipe at least 16 million dollars from Cricket Australia's ... Read more...

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Chinese firms keen to invest in Rome Grand Prix


October 13th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Rome, Oct 13 (IANS/AKI) Chinese firms are interested in investing in Rome's first Formula One Grand Prix, scheduled to take place in 2012-13, according to the company involved in organising the race."Chinese ... Read more...

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India’s Formula One track will be fast and challenging


September 10th, 2010 - 11:08 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Sep 10 (IANS) The track for India's maiden Formula One Grand Prix here will be the fastest and challenging for drivers, said organisers of the race Jaypee Sports International ... Read more...

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India to make Formula One debut next year


September 8th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 8 (IANS) India will make its Formula One Grand Prix debut next year, taking the number of races to 20 from next season, the sport's governing body International Automobile Federation ... Read more...

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Webber beats the rain to claim pole for Belgian GP


August 28th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), Aug 28 (DPA) Championship leader Mark Webber of Red Bull put in a flying lap before the rain returned Saturday to claim pole position for Sunday's Belgian Formula One Grand ... Read more...

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Webber wins Hungarian GP


August 1st, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Budapest, Aug 1 (DPA) Mark Webber of Red Bull claimed victory in an action-packed Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix Sunday to move to the top of the drivers' championship standings. Ferrari's Fernando Alonso ... Read more...

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Alonso leads home Ferrari 1-2 at Hockenheim


July 25th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hockenheim (Germany), July 25 (DPA) Fernando Alonso led home a Ferrari 1-2 in Sunday's German Formula One Grand Prix at Hockenheim to register his first win since the opening race of the ... Read more...

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Webber wins British GP; Vettel, Button in fightbacks


July 11th, 2010 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, July 11 (DPA) Mark Webber rebounded from a nasty crash two weeks ago to win the British Formula One Grand Prix Sunday for the Red Bull team. Webber snatched the lead from ... Read more...

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Vettel tops Webber, Red Bull dominate British GP qualifier


July 10th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, July 10 (DPA) Sebastian Vettel got his fifth pole in 10 qualifying sessions this season Saturday, at the British Formula One Grand Prix, in another display of Red Bull speed. The German ... Read more...

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Vettel wins Europe GP, Webber crashes


June 27th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia, June 27 (DPA) Sebastian Vettel won an action-packed European Formula One Grand Prix from the pole Sunday as team-mate Mark Webber escaped a bad crash unhurt and rival Lewis Hamilton had ... Read more...

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Vettel tops Webber as Red Bull rules European GP qualifying


June 26th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia, June 26 (DPA) Red Bull overcame their Canadian hiccup Saturday when Sebastian Vettel won the pole position from team-mate Mark Webber for the European Formula One Grand Prix. Vettel got his fourth ... Read more...

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Red Bull tops final Spain GP practice


May 8th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, May 8 (DPA) Sebastian Vettel led the way from Red Bull team-mate Mark Webber Saturday in the final free practice session for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix. The German Vettel posted ... Read more...

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Webber grabs Malaysia GP pole


April 3rd, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang, Malaysia, April 3 (DPA) Mark Webber claimed the pole position in a Red Bull Saturday for the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix as rain played havoc with qualifying round and sent ... Read more...

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Sutil impressive in Formula One practice run


April 2nd, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang (Malaysia), April 2 (IANS) Force India's Adrian Sutil finished a promising seventh quickest on the opening day practice of the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix here Friday. In the second practice, the ... Read more...

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