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MCC-Murugappa Hockey: BPCL, Air India enter semis


September 14th, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 13 (IANS) Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) and Air India completed the semi-final line-up in the 87th All-India MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament in contrasting styles here Thursday.BPCL ... Read more...

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ONGC storm into semis


September 12th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 12 (IANS) Holders ONGC booked their berth in the semi-finals of the 87th MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup All-India hockey tournament, defeating BPCL 5-2 in their concluding Group A league ... Read more...

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MCC-Murugappa Hockey: Army XI draw with ONGC


September 11th, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, S Sep 10 (IANS) Holders Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC)dropped precious points as they drew 1-1 with Army XI in a pool A match of the 87th MCC ... Read more...

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Big win for Indian Oil


September 9th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 9 (IANS) Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) chalked up their second win in Group B with a 15-3 rout of local challengers Integral Coach Factory in the 87th MCC-Murugappa ... Read more...

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MCC-Murgappa Hockey: Amir Khan’s hat-trick sees BPCL drub IOB


September 8th, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 8 (IANS) Amir Khan notched a hat-trick to star in BPCL's 4-0 win over Indian Overseas Bank in a Group A fixture for their second successive success in ... Read more...

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Ten teams for Murugappa hockey


September 5th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) Ten teams, including holders ONGC, will take part in the 87th All-India MCC Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament commencing here Thursday.According to organising secretary Sanjay Gulvady, ... Read more...

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Azlan Shah Cup: India beat Pakistan to keep faint hope (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), May 31 (IANS) A spectacular goal by Sunil a minute from the hooter gave India a 2-1 victory over Pakistan and a faint hope of making ... Read more...

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First Tibetan women’s team to keep date with ball (With Image)


May 25th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, May 25 (IANS) The first Tibetan national women's football team is all set to keep its date with the ball.Trained by the Tibetan National Sports Association (TNSA), a non-governmental ... Read more...

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Railways bag Ruia Gold Cup for National Bridge


December 10th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) Indian Railways "A" from Bengal regained the Ruia Gold Cup while Vijay Devadasa and R.Venkatesh bagged the Holkar Cup Pairs title on the concluding day of ... Read more...

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Formidables keep lead in bridge nationals


December 6th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 6 (IANS) Formidables from Delhi, the favourites, remained at the top with 45 Victory Points (VPs) at the end of the second round of the pre-quarterfinal stage ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh lead in National Bridge


December 4th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 4 (IANS) Unfancied Zugzwang from Uttar Pradesh led the field with 74 Victory Points (VPs) after the third round of the team event for the Ruia Gold Cup ... Read more...

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Engineer arrested for rape, cheating


September 14th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) A 32-year-old engineer from Hyderabad was arrested for allegedly raping a Delhi woman and cheating her of Rs.2.5 lakh on the pretext of marrying her, ... Read more...

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Quarrelling officials leave Bhopal hockey in ruins


June 19th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 19 (IANS) The national hockey championship is being played in this Madhya Pradesh capital but there is no team to represent the state, thanks to the warring factions ... Read more...

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Doyen of Indian Bridge Robi Roy passes away


June 14th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 14 (IANS) One of the all time Indian greats in bridge, Robi Roy passed away after protracted illness at his residence in the northern suburb of the city ... Read more...

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Halappa to lead hockey team in Azlan Shah tourney


April 6th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Midfielder Arjun Halappa will lead the Indian hockey team for the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup to be played at Ipoh, Malaysia May 5-15.Hockey India (HI), ... Read more...

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History made as all horses fall during UK race and fail to finish


March 19th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 19 (ANI): For the first time ever in the history of horseracing in Britain, none of the horses in the competition managed to finish the race after every horse fell.The ... Read more...

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Bridge: Formidables lead in Ruia Gold Cup


December 12th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 12 (IANS) Formidables of Delhi displayed a dominating performance to maintain their lead in the Ruia Gold Cup of the 52nd National Bridge Championships here Sunday.After the tenth round, the ... Read more...

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Former AIFF secretary Ashok Ghosh dead


August 19th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 19 (IANS) Former All India Football Federation (AIFF) secretary Ashok Ghosh, who was instrumental in India hosting the glamorous Nehru Gold Cup international tournament, died Thursday following a massive heart ... Read more...

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Toppo nets winner for ONGC in Murugappa Gold Cup hockey


July 25th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 25 (IANS) Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) emerged first time champions in the 86th All-India MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament here Sunday when they overcame fancied Indian Oil Corporation ... Read more...

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IOCL, ONGC in Murugappa final


July 24th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 24 (IANS) Indian Oil Corporation Ltd and Oil and Natural Gas Corporation entered the final of the 86th All-India MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament with hard-fought victories here Saturday. IOCL overcame ... Read more...

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Murugappa Hockey: Railways, Army XI still in contention


July 21st, 2010 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 21 (IANS) The Indian Railways and Army XI kept themselves in the hunt for a semi-final spot from pool A by defeating Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) 2-1 and ... Read more...

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IOCL advance into Murugappa Gold Cup hockey semis


July 20th, 2010 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 20 (IANS) Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) eased to a 3-0 win against Hockey India Juniors to advance to the semi-finals of the 86th All-India MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament ... Read more...

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Murugappa hockey: Wins for ONGC, Railways


July 18th, 2010 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 18 (IANS) Defending champions Army XI not only lost their match but also their cool and assaulted the umpire as they went down 1-4 to ONGC in a pool A ... Read more...

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Muruguppa Gold Cup: Full points for Hockey India juniors, PNB


July 17th, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 17 (IANS) Hockey India Colts chalked up their first win in two matches and maintained their unbeaten record in Pool B as they edged out Southern Railway 1-0 in the ... Read more...

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Murugappa Gold Cup hockey: Army, IOCL bag full points


July 16th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 16 (IANS) Defending champions Army XI had to stretch every sinew before posting a 4-2 win against Namdhari XI in their opening pool A fixture of the 86th All-India MCC-Murugappa ... Read more...

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BPCL fight back to force draw


July 15th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 15 (IANS) Bharat Petroleum rode on their vast, collective experience to force a 1-1 draw with Hockey India Juniors in their opening pool B game of the 86th All-India MCC-Murugappa ... Read more...

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Murugappa Gold Cup hockey gets richer


July 14th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 14 (IANS) Enhanced prize-money and introduction of the new green card rule (automatic two-minute suspension) will be the new features of the 86th All-India MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament starting ... Read more...

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Tibetan exiles’ football team wants recognition by AIFF


May 8th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Dharamsala (Himachal Pradesh), May 8 (ANI): Tibetan exiles' football team played for the first time in a local tournament here in Dharamsala eyeing upon recognition by the All India Football Federation (AIFF). ... Read more...

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India beat Pakistan to win Kabaddi World Cup 2010 (Lead)


April 13th, 2010 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
Ludhiana (Punjab), April 12 (IANS) Beating their arch rivals Pakistan by a huge margin of 58-24, India Monday won the first edition of the Kabaddi World Cup. The final of this 10-day tournament ... Read more...

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Indian-origin Black Sticks player Bhana is big hit


March 4th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Priyesh Bhana is a New Zealander but his Indian roots and his sizzling runs have made him a crowd favourite in the ongoing Hockey World Cup. The ... Read more...

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Chouhan hands over Rs.73 lakh to women’s hockey team


January 29th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 29 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan gave Rs.73 lakh to the women's hockey players who are protesting here against Hockey India (HI) for the non-payment of their ... Read more...

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Hockey India at last pays players Rs 1 crore


January 18th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Jan 18 (IANS) The national hockey players and the support staff were Monday given a cheque of Rs.1 crore as match fees and incentive bonus for their performance last year. The players, ... Read more...

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Olympian Pargat Singh is general secretary of ‘Hockey Punjab’


October 21st, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Oct 21 (IANS) Olympian and former Indian hockey captain Pargat Singh has been nominated general secretary of the newly formed 'Hockey Punjab'. Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal, who is also ... Read more...

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Army XI win Murugappa Gold Cup hockey


October 11th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 11 (IANS) Veteran Ignace Tirkey rekindled memories of his halcyon days with the national team as he struck the match-winner in the 59th minute to help Army XI beat Bharat ... Read more...

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ONGC edge past BPCL to top pool in Murugappa hockey


October 8th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 8 (IANS) Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) snatched a dramatic 4-3 win over Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) to top Pool A with an unbeaten record in the 85th ... Read more...

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