Krul, Fer withdraw from Dutch squad for World Cup qualifier

September 10th, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
The Hague, Sep 10 (IANS) Leroy Fer and Tim Krul will not travel to Budapest with the Dutch team for the 2014 World Cup qualifying match against Hungary Tuesday, the ... Read more...

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Belgian couple is world’s first to get married mid-air

September 14th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 14 (ANI): A Belgian couple has set a new trend for couples wanting to get married in an unusual way, by first saying their vows and then bungee jumping off ... Read more...

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India go down to Netherlands 3-6 in Hamburg Masters hockey

July 3rd, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg (Germany), July 3 (IANS) India were outplayed 3-6 by the Netherlands in their opening match of the Hamburg hockey Masters tournament at the Ulhenhoster hockey club here Friday. Bob de Voogd (9th ... Read more...

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Dutch, French soldiers killed in blast in southern Afghanistan, local interpreter also killed

May 23rd, 2010 - 1:12 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Two coalition soldiers from the Netherlands and France, and an Afghan interpreter, were killed in an attack in southern Afghanistan on Saturday afternoon, according to officials."This afternoon around ... Read more...

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Netherlands beat New Zealand 3-1

March 3rd, 2010 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Three-time winners the Netherlands moved closer to a semi final berth with a 3-1 win over New Zealand in a Pool A outing of the Hockey ... Read more...

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Dutch team celebrates historic victory against England

June 6th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Netherlands captain Jeroen Smits described their stunning four-wicket victory over England in Twenty20 World Cup as a "historic" moment for Dutch cricket.The Netherlands gave a spectacular start to ... Read more...

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World Twenty20: Netherlands ask England to bat

June 5th, 2009 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS) Netherlands captain Jeroen Smits won the toss and opted to field against hosts England in the opening match of the World Twenty20 tournament at Lord's here Friday. Read more...

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India lose to Netherlands in Punjab Gold Cup hockey final

February 9th, 2009 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 9 (IANS) The Netherlands beat India 2-1 to win the four-nation Punjab Gold Cup hockey tournament here Monday.Jeroen Hertzberger struck a brace for the Netherlands, while Indian captain Sandeep Singh ... Read more...

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Punjab Gold Cup: Netherlands beat Kiwis to enter finals

February 6th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 6 (IANS) European champions The Netherlands outplayed New Zealand 4-1 in the Punjab Gold Cup hockey to reach the finals of the four-nation tournament at the Sector 42 hockey stadium ... Read more...

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Punjab Gold Cup: India down New Zealand, Netherlands shock Germany (Lead)

February 1st, 2009 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 31 (IANS) India started its Punjab Gold Cup hockey campaign with a 2-0 win over New Zealand while European winners the Netherlands shocked Olympic champions Germany by a similar margin ... Read more...

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Sixth seed Ankita bites the dust in ITF junior

January 20th, 2009 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 20 (IANS) Sixth seed Ankita Raina was toppled by qualifier Zainab Ali Sajjad 6-4, 6-2 while other ranked players had a field day in the pre-quarter finals of ... Read more...

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