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Torres defends his selection in Spain’s Euro squad


May 29th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 29 (IANS) Spain's out of form striker Fernando Torres defended coach Vicente del Bosque's decision to include him in the 2012 Euro squad ahead of Valencia's Roberto ... Read more...

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Anaka, Joshna enter semis in Chennai Open


May 24th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 24 (IANS) Twice in arrears, young Anaka Alankamony defeated top seed Siti Munirah from Malaysia 4-11, 11-9, 8-11, 11-8, 11-4 to enter the semi-finals of the WSA Chennai ... Read more...

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Guardiola prepares for last league game as Barca coach


May 11th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 11 (IANS) Pep Guardiola will sit in the FC Barcelona dugout for the last time in a Spanish Primera Liga match when his side travel to play Betis ... Read more...

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Barcelona play Zaragoza away from home


April 6th, 2012 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 6 (IANS) FC Barcelona look to reducing the gap to within three points of Real Madrid when they go away to play Zaragoza Saturday in the Spanish ... Read more...

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Injury hit Barca can’t afford mistakes in Villarreal


January 27th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 27 (IANS) Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola will have to overcome a serious injury crisis in order to keep his side's bid for a fourth successive Spanish Primera Liga ... Read more...

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Barcelona take on Espanyol in city derby


January 7th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 7 (IANS) FC Barcelona face one of the most difficult games of the Spanish La Liga football season when they take on city rivals Espanyol Sunday night.Newly ... Read more...

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Real Madrid aim to keep the goals flowing


October 25th, 2011 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 25 (IANS) Real Madrid football club look to continue their incredible scoring record as they entertain Villarreal in the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium Wednesday night.Jose Mourinho's men have scored ... Read more...

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Guardiola refuses to blame Spain for Pique’s injury


October 16th, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 16 (IANS) FC Barcelona coach Pep Guaridola has refused to blame Spain's national football squad for defender Gerard Pique's muscle injury that sidelined him for the next two ... Read more...

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Harris vows to pound England if selected for first Ashes Test


November 16th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 16 (ANI): Australia bowler Ryan Harris has vowed to pound England batsmen if he is selected for the first Ashes Test starting on November 25 at the Gabba.Harris is ... Read more...

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‘Recuperating’ Tanvir dropped from Pak squad for South Africa Test series


November 5th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 5(ANI): Pakistani fast bowler Sohail Tanvir has been dropped from the Test squad for the upcoming series against South Africa in the United Arab Emirates.Tanvir was named in the Test ... Read more...

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Pak pacer Tanvir hopeful of making a comeback to national squad


September 19th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Sept 19 (ANI): Pakistan's left-arm pacer Sohail Tanvir, who was sidelined for last ten months due to a knee injury, has said he is hopeful of making a comeback to the ... Read more...

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Spanish coach in dilemma over playing Torres in World Cup final


July 10th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, July 10(ANI): Spanish coach Vicente del Bosque has said that he does not know if he will select striker Fernando Torres for Sunday's World Cup final against the Netherlands.Torres was ... Read more...

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Tanvir targeting England ODIs for international comeback


June 21st, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 21 (ANI): Injured Pakistan fast bowler Sohail Tanvir, who is undergoing rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) here following his knee operation, is hoping to get fit in time ... Read more...

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‘Fully fit’ Akhtar eyeing England tour for comeback


April 24th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr.24 (ANI): Controversial Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar might have been rejected as a spent force by critics, but the bowler is determined to make a come back in the ... Read more...

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Terry says no plans resign before meeting Capello


February 4th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4(ANI): England skipper John Terry will not offer his resignation before he meets manager Fabio Capello on Friday, Terry's spokesman said.Terry's spokesman Phil Hall insists the Chelsea defender, who ... Read more...

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Capello to decide ‘disgraced’ Terry’s fate next month


February 2nd, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb. 2 (ANI): Despite calls for England coach Fabio Capello to strip John Terry of the captaincy following the surfacing of his scandalous affair with team-mate Wayne Bridge's partner, the ... Read more...

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Talk of Flintoff making Test return laughable: Langer


January 22nd, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.22 (ANI): Former Australian opening batsman Justin Langer has said any talk of England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff making a return to Test cricket is a laughable suggestion.Flintoff retired from Test cricket ... Read more...

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Flintoff not to play in IPL-3


January 15th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): England all rounder Andrew Flintoff rehabilitation will force him out of his lucrative contract for the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL-3, which begins on March 12.Flintoff, ... Read more...

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Veteran Tamil actress Manorama in ICU after knee surgery


November 30th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, November 30 (ANI): Tamil acting legend Manorama has been shifted to ICU of a private hospital in Chennai after a knee operation.The 66-year-old, who holds a Guinness World Record for ... Read more...

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Man U’s Hargreaves to ‘kick start’ soon


November 25th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 25 (ANI): After staying out for over an year, Manchester United midfielder Owen Hargreaves has fully recovered from knee operation but the club is not rushing him into kicking ... Read more...

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Improving Flintoff wants to play two more World Cups


November 20th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.20 (ANI): England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff wants to play in tWO more World Cups after coming through a career-saving knee operation.Freddie has been told his recovery is going so well he ... Read more...

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PCB miffed over Akhtar’s liposuction surgery


November 18th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov.18 (ANI): Controversial Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar has reportedly undergone a liposuction surgery to remove extra fat from his body, which has the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) fuming.The PCB is ... Read more...

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‘Hungry’ Akhtar, a must for Pak team touring Oz: Mohammad Akram


November 10th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.10 (ANI): Former Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Akram has backed controversial pacer Shoaib Akhtar for the forthcoming tour of Australia, saying being one of the most experienced bowlers the country ... Read more...

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Brit surgeon finds Akhtar ‘very co-operative’, says he needs surgery only on left knee


October 8th, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct.8 (ANI): Renowned British Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Andrew Williams, who is treating Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar found the controversial speedster 'very co-operative', and has said that he needed surgery ... Read more...

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Akhtar hopes knee surgery would help prolong his career


October 7th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.7 (ANI): Controversial Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar is in London to meet Dr Andrew Williams, who treated English all-rounder Andrew Flintoff, with the hope that the specialist surgeon would ... Read more...

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Flintoff admits he is one injury away from quitting cricket


October 5th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): England all rounder Andrew Flintoff has admitted that he is just one injury away from calling quits from cricket.Injured Flintoff is spending the next three months in ... Read more...

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Rawalpindi Express to have knee operation in England on Oct.8


October 2nd, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Oct.2 (ANI): Out of favour Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar will undergo a knee operation in England on October 8.Speaking exclusively to the cricket website PakPassion.net, Akhtar's KRL skipper Mohammad ... Read more...

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Ayesha Takia is hanging in there!


September 10th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Recently there was a report that Ayesha Takia had told Revathy Verma that she would quit her film, Aap Ke Liye Hum, if it didn't get made within a certain period ... Read more...

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Flintoff wants to become best one-day player in the world


August 25th, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): All rounder Andrew Flintoff, who underwent a knee operation 24 hours after his heroics helped England regain the Ashes, wants to become best one day player in the ... Read more...

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Flintoff warns team-mates to avoid milking 2005 Ashes victory


June 30th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): All rounder Andrew Flintoff has warned his England team-mates to avoid basking in the memory of their 2005 Ashes triumph.Flintoff, fit again after a knee operation, insists ... Read more...

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Flintoff confident of playing in Ashes


June 11th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) Injured all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has brightened England's chances in the forthcoming Ashes series against Australia by announcing he will be fit for the tournament. Flintoff has ... Read more...

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Sharad Kelkar happy to be out of Saat Phere


May 11th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sharad Kelkar who has currently taking a rest after a knee injury doesn't regret on quitting Zee's Saat Phere. "It was a real tough decision to take. But it was required. ... Read more...

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Woods is a role model for Manchester United: Ferguson


April 12th, 2009 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson believes that Tiger Woods emplifies the qualities required to achieve great success and that the champion club should follow the American golfer. "It ... Read more...

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Ferguson wants ManU players to develop “Eye of the Tiger”


April 11th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 11 (ANI): Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson wants his players to develop the "Eye of the Tiger" attitude in their chase for the Quintuple.The Old Trafford coach ... Read more...

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Symonds’ return should be carefully managed, says Graeme Smith


April 10th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 10 (IANS) South African captain Graeme Smith feels that Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds' return to international cricket should be carefully managed. Smith, who had a clash with Symonds at a Cape ... Read more...

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