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Olympics: Germany beat Hong Kong for table tennis bronze


August 8th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Beijing silver medallists Germany took bronze in the Olympic men's table tennis tournament here, defeating Hong Kong Wednesday.Germany's Timo Boll won the first and last singles ... Read more...

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Olympics: Women’s four gives Hungary second Kayak gold


August 8th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Hungary enjoyed a strong morning of competition on the water Wednesday as the women's four won the country's second gold of the day with victory ... Read more...

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Natasha Keller German flag bearer at opening ceremony


July 26th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 26 (IANS) Hockey star Natasha Keller was chosen by the German Olympic Sports Federation (DOSB) as flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in London, ... Read more...

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German side Stuttgart signs midfielder Tunay Torun


June 7th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 7 (IANS) Turkish international Tunay Torun joined German team Stuttgart in a deal that will keep the footballer in Germany till 2015, the club confirmed.The former Berlin midfielder ... Read more...

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Zenit signs young striker from Montenegro


June 6th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian champions Zenit St. Petersburg have signed a promising young striker from Montenegro, Zenit said Wednesday.Seventeen-year-old Luka Djordjevic, who can also play as a left ... Read more...

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Three Spanish clubs eye Europa League semis


April 4th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 4 (IANS) Three Spanish football sides are in Europa League action Thursday night as they look for a place in the semifinals of the competition.Athletic Club Bilbao are ... Read more...

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China wary of Germany in table tennis


March 27th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Dortmund (Germany), March 27 (IANS) Chinese men's team coach Liu Guoliang expects a tough fight from hosts Germany in the World Team Table Tennis Championships.Liu hopes it would be a ... Read more...

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Excited to be back in India: Thomas Mueller


December 19th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Germany's star footballer Thomas Mueller is excited about his second trip to India with Bayern Munich."I am happy to come back after the visit ... Read more...

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Leverkusen shock Chelsea; Arsenal, Valencia win (Roundup)


November 24th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) Leverkusen came from a goal down to shock Chelsea at home while Valencia and Arsenal registered impressive wins in Champions LeagueThe German team showed great ... Read more...

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Ronaldo, Zidane to play for Africa famine relief


September 27th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Top football stars Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane are all set to play in the ninth edition of an annual match against poverty Dec 13 in ... Read more...

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Points for Mahindra Racing in Moto GP


July 17th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Sachsenring (Germany), July 17 (IANS) The Indian-owned Mahindra team added to its growing tally of World Championship points in a difficult German motorcycle Grand Prix, with both riders overcoming problems ... Read more...

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England coach Capello says he will leave behind a long-lasting legacy


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 3 (ANI): England football coach Fabio Capello has hit back at his critics, insisting he will leave a long-lasting legacy - an England side which will win the World Cup.Last ... Read more...

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Ski-mountaineering expedition held in Srinagar after 22 years


March 15th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Mar 15 (ANI): After 22 years, the Winter Games Association in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, organised a 20-day ski-mountaineering expedition.The expedition consisted of a five-member-team from Germany and five mountaineers ... Read more...

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Germany rejects Egypt’s request to return Queen Nefertiti bust


January 25th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by BNO News
BERLIN, GERMANY (BNO NEWS) -- Germany on Monday rejected the request from Egypt for the return of the 3,300-year old bust of Queen Nefertiti, DPA news agency reported.Zahi Hawas, secretary general of ... Read more...

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‘Bionic eye’ to help the blind ’see’


December 21st, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 21 (ANI): Blind people may soon be able to regain their sight - with help of a 'bionic eye'.The recruitment process has begun for the first UK trial of the ... Read more...

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Mueller wins World Cup Golden Boot, best young player (Lead)


July 12th, 2010 - 5:28 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 12 (DPA) Germany midfielder Thomas Mueller has won the Golden Boot award for top scorer at the World Cup and was also named best young player of the tournament. Mueller ... Read more...

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Mueller wins 2010 World Cup Golden Boot


July 12th, 2010 - 5:12 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 12 (DPA) Germany midfielder Thomas Mueller has won the Golden Boot award for top scorer at the World Cup, finishing on five goals but having more assists than three ... Read more...

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Animal Oracles Differ In 2010 World Cup Final Predictions!


July 11th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Johannesburg, July 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Fifa 2010 Football world cup final is hogging the attention of the football fans tonight and that of the media too. However, a section ... Read more...

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Germans quietly happy about third place at World Cup


July 11th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 11 (DPA) Germans quietly celebrated third place of their World Cup football team on a sweltering Saturday night amid hopes for more success in the future. The start of school holidays ... Read more...

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Despite loss, Uruguay celebrates in high spirits


July 11th, 2010 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires/Montevideo, July 11 (DPA) Uruguay may have lost the door prize of third place to Germany 2:3 in the World Cup playoff in South Africa, but it still had a high ... Read more...

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‘No power struggle,’ Lahm says of captaincy claim


July 8th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, July 8 (DPA) German defender Philipp Lahm said his wish to retain the captaincy of the national football team was "no attack" on team-mate Michael Ballack, who skippered the side before ... Read more...

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Ballack should quit as Germany played better without him: Matthaus


July 8th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, July 8(ANI): German football legend Lothar Matthaus has said that injured skipper Michael Ballack should consider quitting international football.Matthaus's comments comes after an 'inexperienced' German squad reached the semi-finals ... Read more...

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Spain has World Cup final in its sights: Del Bosque


July 6th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Potchefstroom, South Africa, July 6 (DPA) ­ He is about to take charge of the most important game of his life, but Vicente del Bosque feels his team are the favorites ... Read more...

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Captaincy row threatens German harmony, World Cup chances


July 6th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, July 6 (DPA) A row over the captaincy of the German national team threatens to torpedo the harmony within the side as the three-time champion takes on Spain in the semifinals ... Read more...

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Captaincy debate untimely: German manager


July 6th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Erasmia (South Africa), July 6 (DPA) German team manager Oliver Bierhoff said Tuesday the debate about the German captaincy between Philipp Lahm and Michael Ballack was untimely and unnecessary in the build-up ... Read more...

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Secret of success of German WC juggernaught is coach Low ’s lucky blue jumper!


July 6th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jul 6 (ANI): The secret behind the youthful German team's success in the 2010 World Cup in South Africa is being attributed to coach Joachim Low's lucky blue sweater.Germany has thrashed ... Read more...

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Ballack’s newest pain - being a spectator


July 5th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Erasmia, South Africa, July 5 (DPA) Germany's injured captain, Michael Ballack, is going through a whole new bout of pain at the 2010 World Cup - watching the team as a spectator. "It ... Read more...

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German team is best: Spanish players


July 5th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Potchefstroom (South Africa), July 5 (IANS/EFE) Ahead of the match against Germany in the World Cup semifinals, Spanish players say that the German team is "the best" in the 2010 soccer ... Read more...

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Argentina’s defeat to Germany “kick in the face”: Maradona


July 4th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, July 4(ANI): Argentina coach Diego Maradona has described the 0-4 World Cup quarterfinal defeat to Germany as the "toughest moment of my life".The 49-year-old, however, refused to comment on speculations ... Read more...

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Germans hit streets in joy after victory over Argentina


July 4th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 3 (DPA) Germans ran onto the streets in joy and congratulated total strangers after watching their team roll over a miserable Argentina 4-0 in the World Cup football here Saturday. Others ... Read more...

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Gerd Mueller proud of German team’s ethnic diversity


July 2nd, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy Johannesburg, July 2 (IANS) Legendary footballer Gerd Mueller feels that the ethnic diversity in the German team has played a role in transforming it into a winning outfit and it ... Read more...

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Cabin fever a tough foe for World Cup teams


June 30th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 30 (DPA) Sex, safaris, siestas, golf, and for want of anything better - PlayStation.The remaining eight teams at the football World Cup in South Africa are - when it comes to ... Read more...

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Merkel to see Germany-Argentina match


June 29th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 29 (DPA) Chancellor Angela Merkel plans to travel to South Africa to watch Germany take on Argentina in the World Cup quarter-finals, the government press office said Tuesday. A spokesman for ... Read more...

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Jubilant Germans see sweet justice in 4-1 win over England


June 28th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 27 (DPA) Central Berlin resounded Sunday with trumpeting vuvuzelas, whistles and honking car horns, as fans cheered a German 4-1 World Cup victory over England which, for many, righted wrongs ... Read more...

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Beirut celebrates Germany’s victory over England


June 27th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beirut, June 27 (DPA) Lines of cars flying German flags filled Beirut's streets as fans celebrated Germany's 4-1 rout of England in the World Cup football Sunday. Traffic came to a standstill as ... Read more...

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