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Pau Gasol replaces Nadal as Spanish flagbearer

July 21st, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 21 (IANS) Spanish basketball star Pau Gasol has been chosen to replace Rafael Nadal as the flagbearer for Spain's Olympic squad at the opening ceremony of the ... Read more...

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Ledley King retires from football

July 19th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Knee problems have forced Tottenham Hotspur and England defender Ledley King to retire at the age of 31.King joined Tottenham as a 14-year-old and spent ... Read more...

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Puyol concedes he won’t be fit for Euro 2012

May 9th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 9 (IANS) FC Barcelona defender Carlos Puyol Wednesday conceded that he won't recover from his knee injury in time to represent defending champions Spain in the Euro 2012 ... Read more...

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Villarreal face Manchester City in crucial Champions League tie

November 1st, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 1 (IANS) Villarreal face a make or break Champions League football tie at home to Manchester City Wednesday in the middle of a major injury crisis.Although Juan ... Read more...

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Pace bowler Sohail Tanvir included in Pakistan squad for New Zealand tour

December 28th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 28 (ANI): Pakistan cricket selectors have included injury-blighted paceman Sohail Tanvir in the national squad that is currently on the tour of New Zealand.Just two weeks after he was ... Read more...

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Director Blake Edwards dies from pneumonia aged 88

December 17th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 17 (ANI): 'Pink Panther' director Blake Edwards has died of pneumonia at the age of 88.The filmmaker's wife Julie Andrews' and other family members were by his side when ... Read more...

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Injury-plagued Oram says World Cup is his ‘carrot’ to nix his retirement fears

December 5th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Dec 5(ANI): New Zealand all-rounder Jacob Oram, who is fighting to overcome a knee injury, has said that he will consider retiring if he fails to make the Black Caps' 15-man ... Read more...

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Injured players are trying to recover as best as they can: Mike Hussey

October 7th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by ANI
By SwetaBangalore, Oct.7 (ANI): Australian middle-order batsman Mike Hussey has expressed concern over the number of injured players in the team, and said they are trying to recover as best as ... Read more...

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Bellamy accuses Man City coach of ‘cold-shouldering’ players since February

August 11th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.11 (ANI): Welsh striker Craig Bellamy has accused Manchester City's Italian boss Roberto Mancini of cold-shouldering some of the team's players since both had a furious row back in February.Bellamy, 31, ... Read more...

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TTK Healthcare to set up new plant for orthopaedic implants

April 16th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) TTK Healthcare will set up a new plant near here to make orthopaedic implants and invest around Rs.20 crore to scale up the business, a company official said ... Read more...

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Nadal thinks he can bounce back quickly from nagging knee (Australian Open diary)

January 27th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 27 (DPA) Rafael Nadal says he doesn't expect to miss much time as he again deals with the right knee problem that derailed his high-flying career last season and ... Read more...

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Peter Siddle ‘unfazed’ despite Hilfenhaus’s imminent return

January 19th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
Hobart, Jan 19(ANI): Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle has said that he is not worried by possible return of fellow quickie Ben Hilfenhaus for the upcoming tour of New Zealand, saying that ... Read more...

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Sohail hopes to get fit before IPL

January 15th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 15 (IANS) Pakistan's left-arm pacer Sohail Tanvir has vowed to get fit for the third season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and the ICC World Twenty20 after missing his ... Read more...

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Stallone turns to Ayurveda to treat knee problems

July 7th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone has turned to Ayurveda to get rid of his persisting knee pain, it has emerged.The 'Rambo' star embraced the ancient Indian medicine ... Read more...

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Nadal tops ATP rankings - but Federer can return to top

June 22nd, 2009 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, June 22 (DPA) Rafael Nadal retained the world number one ranking in men's tennis in the latest Association of Tennis Professional (ATP) list issued Monday but is under threat of ... Read more...

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Nadal to head to London before final Wimbledon decision

June 9th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (DPA) Rafael Nadal will fly to London next Tuesday after undergoing medical tests in Barcelona and waiting to see whether his knees will hold up for Wimbledon. The World ... Read more...

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Women have more guts than men: Akshay Kumar

June 8th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Akshay Kumar was his usual entertaining self off screen during the press meet of his upcoming film, Kambakkht Ishq. Following are the excerpts from his interview taken that time.You are making ... Read more...

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Monfils to go for high-tech machine for knee problem (French Open diary)

June 6th, 2009 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (DPA) French tennis player Gael Monfils will go for a portable high-tech machine to treat his constant knee problems. The Frenchman is hoping to get his hands on one during ... Read more...

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Nadal hopes dodgy knees hold up in final against Federer

May 17th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 17 (DPA) Roger Federer glided to a 6-3, 6-4 victory and a place in Sunday's Madrid Masters final against physically spent nemesis Refael Nadal. The Swiss second seed expended little ... Read more...

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Your gait could reveal your knee problems

April 14th, 2009 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 14 (IANS) More than 25,000 knees are replaced in Australia every year, but most of them can be prevented with the help of gait analysis. We need to know more ... Read more...

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Novel technique uses stem cells to repair torn knee cartilage

March 25th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): Scottish scientists are planning to test a new technique of "knitting together" torn knee tissue using stem cells in patients.Professor Anthony Hollander said researchers hoped to mend ... Read more...

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Joe Perry has knee pain

February 5th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry's knee problems forced the band to cancel a show in Venezuela. Perry revealed he has been playing through pain for the past three years ... Read more...

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BJP workers greet Vajpayee as he turns 84 sans celebration

December 25th, 2008 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Senior leaders and workers of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) gathered at the home of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 84th birthday here Thursday, ... Read more...

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Philippoussis to return to tennis at Australian Open seniors

December 22nd, 2008 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 22 (DPA) Mark Philippoussis will return to tennis after two years to play in the seniors event at the Australian Open.The 32-year-old double Grand Slam finalist sprang the surprise Monday, ... Read more...

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England cricketers lack self belief, says Vaughan

March 10th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar.10 (ANI): England cricket captain Michael Vaughan has admitted that his team, which is currently on a Test tour of New Zealand, is suffering a crisis of confidence after their 189-run ... Read more...

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