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Nehru Cup: Maldives beat Syria in dramatic fashion


August 28th, 2012 - 12:26 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Amid treacherous underfoot conditions, Maldives grabbed a dramatic 2-1 win over Syria, knocking them out of the Nehru Cup football tournament here Monday.Syria's bad luck ... Read more...

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Olympic water polo referees dropped for blown call


August 6th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two Olympic water polo referees were recently suspended for officiating any other match in the Olympics due to their dishonesty in affirming of a goal. Their names ... Read more...

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Where do we go from here, asks Nobbs


August 6th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) India's chief hockey coach Michael Nobbs has said he was deeply hurt with the performance of the eight-time Olympic champions in the 2012 London Games and ... Read more...

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India beaten 1-2 by Spain in tri-nation meet


July 19th, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Santander (Spain), July 19 (IANS) India lost 1-2 to host Spain in the final league match of the Tri-Nation invitational hockey tournament, the final warm-up event ahead of the Olympic ... Read more...

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India lose to Britain in tri-nation hockey


July 15th, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Santander (Spain), July 15 (IANS) India lost 1-3 to Great Britain in the inaugural match of the tri-nation invitational hockey tournament, the team's final warm-up event ahead of the London ... Read more...

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ASEAN Cup: Lucky India earn a draw against Malaysia


July 13th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 13 (IANS) Goalkeeper Debopriya Das put up a valiant show as Indian escaped with a goalless draw against a strong Malaysian Blue side in the under-13 ASEAN ... Read more...

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Goal-line technology lined-up for Premier League


July 7th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Goal-line technology will be used in the English Premier League "as soon as is practically possible" after it was approved by the body that sets ... Read more...

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Football authority clears use of goal-line technology


July 6th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, July 6 (IANS) The International Football Association Board (IFAB), the governing body that determines the laws of football, at a special session convened in Zurich decided to allow ... Read more...

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Corinthians draw with Boca in Libertadores final


June 28th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 28 (IANS) Substitute Romarinho scored a precious late equalizer as Corinthians earned a 1-1 away draw against Boca Juniors in the Copa Libertadores final first leg ... Read more...

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Ukraine coach hits out at refereeing after Euro exit


June 20th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukraine coach Oleg Blokhin has lashed out at the standard of refereeing in the 0-1 defeat to England that knocked the Euro 2012 co-hosts ... Read more...

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Indian women’s hockey team lose 0-3 to US


April 18th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Pakuranga (Auckland), April 18 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team went down 0-3 to the US in their first match of the second leg of the Four-Nation Tournament at the ... Read more...

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Adebayor, Terry call for goal-line technology


April 16th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) Tottenham Hotspurs striker Emmanuel Adebayor and Chelsea captain John Terry called for the use of goal-line technology in football after Juan Mata scored a controversial goal ... Read more...

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Indian women lose to Australia in four-nation hockey meet


April 15th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, April 15 (IANS) Indian women went down 0-1 to Australia in the last round robin league match of the four-nation tournament at the Harbour Hockey Stadium here Sunday.India missed ... Read more...

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Barca trail one point behind Real after crushing victory


April 11th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 11 (IANS) Barcelona piled the pressure on leaders Real Madrid with a comfortable 4-0 win at home against Getafe in the La Liga football.The win Tuesday night takes ... Read more...

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AC Milan held by Catania in Italian Serie A


April 1st, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 1 (IANS) AC Milan were held to a 1-1 draw at Catania, giving Juventus renewed hope in the Italian Serie A title race.Zlatan Ibrahimovic assisted Robinho to ... Read more...

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Juventus beat Inter Milan in Serie A


March 26th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Turin (Italy), March 26 (IANS) Juventus beat Inter 2-0 at home in the Derby d'Italia to move within four points of the Serie A football leaders AC Milan.Following ... Read more...

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Sao Paulo win thriller against Santos


March 19th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 19 (IANS) Sao Paulo playing host to rivals Santos fought hard to win 3-2 in the 14th round of the Sao Paulo state championship here.Sao Paulo ... 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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Dempo thrash Mumbai FC 2-0 in I-League


February 1st, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 1 (IANS) Ranti Martins scored a brace, including an injury-time goal, as Dempo defeated Mumbai FC 2-0 to open a six-point lead at the top in the 18th ... Read more...

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Dalglish wants final say on all Liverpool transfer deals


May 4th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Liverpool boss Kenny Dalglish wants a final say on all transfer deals taking place at the club.And this is the reason behind the delay in owner John W ... Read more...

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Ball-tracking firm Hawk-Eye goes to Sony


March 8th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 8 (ANI): Hawk-Eye, the British-based company that provides ball-tracking technology in tennis and cricket, has been purchased by electronics giant Sony.Financial details weren't disclosed but sections of the British media ... Read more...

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FIFA likely to give go-ahead to proposed goal-line technology


February 18th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18(ANI): Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Mohamed Bin Hammam, who could succeed FIFA President Sepp Blatter in May, has confirmed his support for the proposed goal-line technology.Hammam's backing comes just ... Read more...

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Stealers to face Packers in Super Bowl after 24-19 victory over Jets


January 24th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by BNO News
PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) -- The Pittsburgh Stealers on Sunday became the AFC champions after defeating the New York Jets 24-19, making their third Super Bowl appearance in the past six seasons, ... Read more...

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We conceded three silly goals, says Chettri


January 15th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Jan 15 (IANS) Ace striker Sunil Chettri blamed the defence as India suffered a 2-5 loss against Bahrain in their second Asian Cup Group C match at the Al Sadd Stadium ... Read more...

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Notre Dame Fighting Irish Marrs USC Trojans’ Dreams


November 28th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Saturday night went in favor of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish who took a victory of 20-16 over the USC Trojans at the Coliseum. This has ... Read more...

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Michael Vick’s Remarkable Performance Made The Day For Eagles


November 16th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Philadelphia Eagles defeated Washington Redskins with an mammoth score of 59-28. However, the victory may be attributed to none other than Michael Vick of Philadelphia Eagles, ... Read more...

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Hawk-Eye ‘can make goal-line calls in half a second’, says inventor


October 21st, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 21 (ANI): The inventor of Hawk-Eye has claimed he has goal-line technology that can make a decision within half a second.The International Football Board (IFAB) has asked companies to present ... Read more...

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FIFA mulling new goal-line technology, option of using extra officials


October 12th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12(ANI): FIFA is examining the prospect of using technology to assist match officials to avoid a repeat of the controversial calls which plagued this year's World Cup in South Africa.The ... Read more...

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Goalie Robert Green turns to religion after Brit World Cup flop


September 25th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 25(ANI): England and West Ham goalkeeper Robert Green has sought spiritual guidance from club chaplain Alan Bolding after his World Cup flop.Green had failed to save a long-range shot from ... Read more...

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Fan shot seagull in moment of madness after Lampard ‘goal’ was disallowed


August 23rd, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): After watching in disbelief Frank Lampard's 'goal' against Germany being disallowed despite crossing the goal line, a furious Three Lions football fan shot a seagull.Thomas Philip Cook, a ... Read more...

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FIFA chief Blatter gets an OBE!


July 15th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, July 15 (ANI): The South African Government has awarded FIFA boss Sepp Blatter one of its top awards - The Order of Bellend, or so it seems.But an official website announcing ... Read more...

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Uruguay could spoil Dutch party


July 5th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 5 (DPA) Every piece of good theatre needs a villain, and there is no doubt who will fill that role come Uruguay's World Cup football semi-final clash with the ... Read more...

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Gyan vows to bounce back after shock penalty miss


July 3rd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 3 (DPA) Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan has vowed to bounce back from a penalty miss that eventually denied the Black Stars a historic World Cup semi-final berth. The Friday quarter-final with ... Read more...

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Uruguay end Ghana fairy tale, reach semis (Roundup)


July 3rd, 2010 - 5:36 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 3 (DPA) Uruguay crushed Africa's World Cup dreams by beating Ghana in a thrilling quarter-final showdown Friday that ended in a penalty shootout and saw the last remaining African team ... Read more...

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German parliament asked to have England goal recognised


June 30th, 2010 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 30 (DPA) The Bundestag, Germany's parliament, has been asked to have football officials belatedly recognise an England goal that was overlooked by the referee in England's World Cup loss to ... Read more...

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