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Yakubu shines on CSL debut


July 16th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou (China), July 16 (IANS) Nigerian striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni scored a winning goal in his Chinese super league (CSL) debut, giving Guangzhou R&F; a crucial derby win over league leaders ... Read more...

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1932 Olympics: Despite groupism India won their second gold (Sports Special)


July 7th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
(With India back in Olympic hockey, IANS takes a look at the country's glorious past in the Games. The second of a series of articles recalling the country's performance from the ... Read more...

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Men’s hockey Olympic qualifier: Italy take 5th place


February 26th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Italy thrashed Singapore 5-0 to finish fifth in the men's hockey Olympic qualifier at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Sunday.This game was a repeat ... Read more...

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Men’s hockey Olympic qualifier: Italy blank Singapore


February 24th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Italy beat Singapore 4-0 to record their first victory in the men's hockey Olympic qualifier at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Friday.Italy and ... Read more...

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Women’s hockey Olympic qualifier: Canada overcome resolute Poland


February 22nd, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Canada recorded their first victory in the women's hockey Olympic qualifier beating Poland 1-0 at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Wednesday.Canada started brightly and ... Read more...

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Women’s hockey Olympic qualifier: Ukraine beat Canada 5-2


February 21st, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Ukraine recorded a resounding 5-2 victory over their fancied opponents Canada in the women's hockey Olympic qualifier at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Tuesday.Both ... Read more...

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Women’s hockey Olympic qualifier: South Africa held to a draw by Italy


February 21st, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) South Africa were held to a 1-1 draw by Italy in the women's hockey Olympic qualifiers at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Tuesday.Italy did ... Read more...

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Women’s hockey Olympic qualifier: South Africa blank Ukraine


February 19th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) South Africa blanked Ukraine 2-0 to record their second successive victory in the women's hockey Olympic qualifier at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here Sunday.Ukraine ... Read more...

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Corinthians come from behind, Santos draw in season opener


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 22 (IANS) The 2012 football season has kicked off in Brazil. In their opening match of the Sao Paulo state championship, Corinthians came from behind to ... Read more...

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Gunners goalkeeper Szczesny out of action with tendon injury


March 11th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 11 (ANI): Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is looking to sign on a standby goal keeper after learning that first choice Wojciech Szczesny is out for up to six weeks ... Read more...

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‘Sohail, Akbar will boost Pakistan’s chances in Asian Games hockey’


November 3rd, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 3 (IANS) Pakistan's hockey officials believe that the return of two senior players Sohail Abbas and Salman Akbar will boost their team's chances of regaining the Asian Games title in ... Read more...

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CWG Hockey: India happy to start on a winning note


October 6th, 2010 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) India's 3-2 win against Malaysia did not matter as much as the three points that came with the result as it provided the hosts a solid start ... Read more...

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South Africa enters Guinness book with largest soccer ball


July 6th, 2010 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 6 (IANS) South Africa may be out of the World Cup football tournament but the host country has got a place in the Guinness World Records by creating the world's ... Read more...

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Americans Hold Up English For A Draw, Stuart Holden Gets Sweet Revenge


June 13th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar June 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The June 12 tie between USA and England ended in a draw thanks to some goal-keeping error from the England goal keeper and a resilient performance ... Read more...

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Hockey World Cup: Spain beat India 5-2


March 4th, 2010 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Spain beat India 5-2 in their crucial Pool B match of the Hockey World cup at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Thursday. Spain's Albert Sala ... Read more...

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Hockey World Cup: Spain lead India 2-0 at half time


March 4th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Spain were leading 2-0 at half time against India in their crucial Pool B match of the Hockey World cup here Thursday.Spain's Albert Sala scored the ... Read more...

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Hockey World Cup: India outplay Pakistan 2-0 at half time


February 28th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 28 (IANS) India outplayed Pakistan in the first half of their Hockey World Cup opener and took a 2-0 lead at the Dhyan Chand National Stadium here Sunday night.India ... Read more...

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USA Team Takes Over Canada In Hockey


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Vancouver, Canada, Feb 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In Sunday's Olympic Hockey Match between Team USA and Canada, Team USA defeated the later by sealing the victory at 5-3 lead. This win ... Read more...

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Ryan Miller Carves A Niche For Himself


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Vancouver, Feb 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Citizen Of United States got another occasion to rejoice on Sunday as their ice hockey team has proceeded a step further towards winning the ... Read more...

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Indian women’s hockey team in Asia Cup final


November 6th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Nov 6 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team edged past South Korea 3-2 to enter the final of the Asia Cup and also qualify for the 2010 World Cup in Argentina. India ... Read more...

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Messi Stars In Barcelona’s Victory Over Seattle


August 6th, 2009 - 6:04 pm ICT by GD
No wonder why Maradona chose him as his would be son-in-law. Lionel Messi, the star of Barca once again proved that why he is regarded as one of the finest and deadliest ... Read more...

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LA Galaxy-AC Milan Friendly Tie Ends In A Draw


July 20th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by GD
The Los Angeles Galaxy gave the seven time Seria A champion, AC Milan, a run for their money as they forced the giants of Italian foot ball to end up in a ... Read more...

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Canada Beats El Salvador 1-0 In CONCACAF Gold Cup 2009


July 8th, 2009 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
Ali Gerba scored for the second straight game as Canada edged past El Salvador by the margin of one goal in the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Tuesday.The win placed Canada in ... Read more...

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GoalKeeper Paddy Kenny Suspended After Consuming Ephedrine


July 7th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by GD
The English Football Club, Sheffield United, have suspended their goalkeeper, Paddy Kenny, after the latter tested positive of consuming the banned drug ephedrine.The 31 year old goalkeeper faces a ban after the ... Read more...

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Soccer: Costa Rica wins 3- 1 over U.S.A


June 4th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
The World Cup qualifying match between Costa Rica and United States was telecast live on ESPN on Wednesday night. Costa Rica won over United States with a 3- 1 score on the ... Read more...

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Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews help Blackhawks advance


May 12th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by GD
The Chicago Blackhawks went on to the Western Conference finals for the first time after 1995 as Patrick Kane scored his first hat trick and Jonathan Toews scored the final goal in ... Read more...

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Without elected panel, India risks losing hockey World Cup


April 9th, 2009 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India face the risk of losing the 2010 hockey World Cup, if it fails to form an elected committee within six months. International Hockey Federation (FIH) chief Leandro ... Read more...

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Netherlands beat India 2-1 to lift Punjab Gold Cup (Roundup)


February 9th, 2009 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 9 (IANS) India conceded a late goal to go down fighting 1-2 to European champions the Netherlands in the final of the inaugural Punjab Gold Cup hockey tournament at the ... Read more...

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Germany holds New Zealand for a draw in Punjab Gold Cup


February 1st, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 1 (IANS) Olympic champions Germany fought back to hold New Zealand 2-2 in the Punjab Gold Cup hockey tournament here Sunday.New Zealand took a 2-0 lead with Lloyd Stephenson and ... Read more...

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Bagan, Sporting draw 1-1 in a drab I-league encounter


October 19th, 2008 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 19 (IANS) Playing a dull and slow game of soccer, Mohun Bagan and Mohammedan Sporting drew 1-1 in a I-league outing here Sunday. Goutam Thakur put Sporting ahead in the ... Read more...

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Jammu and Kashmir beat Delhi 4-0 in Santosh Trophy


June 1st, 2008 - 11:58 pm ICT by admin
Srinagar, June 1 (IANS) Hosts Jammu and Kashmir beat Delhi by four goals to nil in an exciting match here Sunday in the first pre-quarter final knock-out of the ongoing 62nd Santosh ... Read more...

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