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Hole-in-one for Lahiri

July 21st, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lytham St.Annes (England), July 21 (IANS) India's debutant golfer Anirban Lahiri recorded a hole-in-one at the par three, ninth hole during Saturday's third round of the 141st The Open Championship.Bangalore ... Read more...

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Vani Kapoor leads in Usha Western India Ladies Golf

October 12th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 12 (IANS) Vani Kapoor shot 78 but managed to have a share of the lead with Gursimar Badhwal (76-77) from Rail Coach Factory Golf Club, Kapurthala after two ... Read more...

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Jackman all praises for new ‘Wolverine’ film

October 8th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman believes the new "Wolverine" movie will be a simpler story than 2009's "X-Men Origins: Wolverine" and a great tribute to the character."I think ... Read more...

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Gunmen attack casino in northern Mexico, kill 53

August 26th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by BNO News
MONTERREY, MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- A group of armed men carried out an attack against a casino in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey in Nuevo Leon state on Thursday, killing at ... Read more...

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Golfer scores two holes-in-one in same round to defy 100mln-to-one odds

April 22nd, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 22(ANI): A 66-year-old golfer has defied odds of 100 million to one by sinking two holes-in-one in the same round.According to the Daily Mail, John Richardson achieved the feat ... Read more...

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Bhullar, Sandhu stay close behind leaders at SAIL Open Golf

March 23rd, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Mohammad Siddikur of Bangladesh produced a terrific and steady second round of five-under 67 to move into a three-way lead, even as India's Gaganjeet Bhullar ... Read more...

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Jeev and Rashid lead Indian challenge in Avantha Masters

February 17th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 17 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh and Rashid Khan spearheaded the home challenge with a four-under 68 each which placed them two shots behind the leader Robert-Jan Derksen of the Netherlands ... Read more...

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Jeev finishes tied 42nd in Dubai Golf

February 14th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 13 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh had a rough day with a three-over 75 and slipped to tied 42nd at the end of the Dubai Desert Classic Golf Sunday.Alvaro Quiros ... Read more...

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Scot golfer hits two holes-in-one, in half a round

February 1st, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Stonehaven (Scotland), Feb.1 (ANI): An amateur Scottish golfer has beaten odds of 67 million to one by scoring two holes-in-one in a single round of golf.The remarkable golfing double - four times ... Read more...

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Bhullar slips to 25th, Lahiri, Chowrasia make cut (Lead)

September 25th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kobe, Sep 25 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar was unable to build on the excellent first round of four-under 67 and dropped from joint lead to tied 25th with a second round 76 at ... Read more...

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$1 mn golf ‘Dream-Shot’ launched in Chandigarh

September 12th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 12 (IANS) The Chandigarh Golf Club, which has been the grooming home-ground of one of India's best-known golfers Jeev Milkha Singh, has been selected as the first course in the ... Read more...

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Scottish blind golfer scores first hole-in-one on ‘very tricky’ green

September 8th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 8 (ANI): A Scottish blind golfer scored his first hole-in-one on a "very tricky" green at Wellsgreen course, near Windygates in Fife-a feat that is difficult to achieve even for ... Read more...

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One armed golfer hits hole in one

August 21st, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.21 (ANI): One-armed golfer Harold Gilmore proved it was no handicap by hitting a hole in one.Harold, 65, thought his ball had gone into a bunker. But playing partner Dave Houghton ... Read more...

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Sasha Obama Proves Her Skills In Golf At 9

August 17th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Florida, Aug 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is not quite often that the president of USA Barack Obama gets the time to spend quality time with his daughters and wife at ... Read more...

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China moves to prevent further flooding, as rescue continues

August 9th, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 9 (IANS) Rescuers have pulled out a 74-year-old woman from her fourth-floor apartment Monday, as search for survivors continued in northwest China, hit by mudslides and floods triggered by torrential ... Read more...

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Bhullar gets a hole-in-one, moves up to 15th with Lahiri

July 30th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei), July 30 (IANS) Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar's first career hole-in-one saw him bring in a card of three-under 68 that pulled him up to tied 15th at the ... Read more...

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Gurki Shergill best Indian at Brunei Open golf

July 29th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei), July 29 (IANS) Three birdies in the last five holes saw Indian golfer Gurki Shergill come in with a round of five-under 66 that placed him tied fifth ... Read more...

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Tiny tot’s hole-in-one joy at age five

April 19th, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.19 (ANI): At five, Eleanor Gamble is thought to be the youngest golfer in the world to achieve the feat of driving the ball 86 yards over a lake on a ... Read more...

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Hurt Dog finds his own way into an ER in New Mexico

March 20th, 2010 - 10:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Farmington, Mar 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A dog who was presumed to have been wounded in a fight with another dog, surprised all when he reached an ER on his own, to ... Read more...

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Hurt dog finds the way to an ER in Mexico on his own

March 17th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Farmington, Mar 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Where there is a will, there is a way. This seems to be the guiding force of a hurt dog in Mexico. A dog in northwest ... Read more...

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Hurt Dog Checks Into New Mexico Emergency Room

March 17th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Farmington, New Mexico, Mar 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a rather bizarre incident, a dog walked into a medical facility after sustaining injuries in what is being presumed to be a ... Read more...

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Bhullar tied 24th at Asian Tour International

February 4th, 2010 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 4 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar dropped two late bogeys and spoilt his scorecard to finish with a one-under 71 that still saw him as the best-placed Indian at tied 24th place ... Read more...

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Sanjay Kumar fires 66 to grab first round lead

January 25th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 25 (IANS) Sanjay Kumar of Lucknow posted a magnificent bogey-free 66 to take the lead on day one of the Aircel-PGTI's American Express Bangladesh Open 2010 being played at the ... Read more...

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Miss Piggy becomes latest celeb to chime in on Tiger Woods saga

December 17th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): High-maintenance Muppet, Miss Piggy is said to be the latest celebrity slamming golfer Tiger Woods for his affairs.Miss Piggy spoke of Woods during a pre-recorded chat for ... Read more...

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Muniyappa in lead at Crompton Greaves Open

November 25th, 2009 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Bangalore's Chinnaswamy Muniyappa, the reigning Indian Open champion, shared the joint lead along with Kolkata's Raju Ali Mollah, Jaipur's Vishal Singh and Shaquill Shane of the US ... Read more...

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Harrington calls Singapore Open ‘Asia’s Major’ (Singapore Open Diary)

October 31st, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Sentosa (Singapore), Oct 31 (IANS) Padraig Harrington has been all praise for the Serapong Course at the Sentosa Golf Club. He called it one of the best championship layouts in ... Read more...

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Hole-in-one makes family man a millionaire

September 19th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Utah (US), Sep.19 (ANI): Restaurant manager Jason Hargett was attending a charity golf event when he made a last minute decision to participate and discovered they were holding a contest: Get a ... Read more...

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Office season 6 premiere is a must-watch

September 18th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
The hilariously funny, our funny-bone tickler, the unassuming sitcom The Office is back with its crispy one-liners and its intricate sub-plots within the whole show.After reaching the 100th episode milestone in ... Read more...

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Jeev moves to fourth, as his father walks down memory lane

June 6th, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Newport (Wales), June 6 (IANS) Indian golfer Jeev Milkha Singh had an adventurous round of three-under 68 as he moved to tied fourth after the second round at the Celtic Manor ... Read more...

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Golfer Gangjee tied third in Bangkok

February 8th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Feb 7 (IANS) Rahil Gangjee put himself in contention for the title with the season's first hole in one at the Asian Tour International here Saturday. The Kolkata professional held a ... Read more...

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Kiwi Indian student does a record double hole-in-one

December 15th, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec.15 (ANI): This years New Zealand College Games will best be remembered for one young Hamilton golfer. Thirteen-year-old Agni Bhorkar didn''t receive a medal but had the most memorable weekend. He ... Read more...

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One-armed golfer scores a hole in one!

September 26th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, Sept.26 (ANI): A one armed golfer, Phil Bell, created a unique record by scoring a hole in one. Phil, 45, used his backhand swipe for the 184 yards, par three ... Read more...

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16yr-old schoolgirl becomes worlds youngest pilot to pass flying test

September 24th, 2008 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): A 16-year-old schoolgirl has made it to the Guinness Book of World Records archives of the world''s cleverest kids, after becoming the youngest Brit ever to pass ... Read more...

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Meet the golf-pals who got a hole-in-one at same hole!

July 18th, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 18 (ANI): It was an unbelievable coincidence when Golf pals Pat Lacy and Pat Dale both hit a hole-in-one in quick succession, and that too in the same ... Read more...

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Indian challenge at Maekyung Open Golf ends

May 3rd, 2008 - 12:06 am ICT by admin
Seoul, May 2 (IANS) The Indian challenge at the GS Caltex Maekyung Open Golf Championship fizzled out with all four players missing the midway cut Friday. Rahil Gangjee (74, 75) missed the ... Read more...

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