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Motorsports: Karun, team fourth in Sao Paulo practice


September 14th, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo (Brazil), Sep 14 (IANS) The JRM Racing Team, preparing for this weekend's fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship, enjoyed good free practice sessions at the iconic ... Read more...

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JK Racing: Khushlani grabs eighth spot


September 9th, 2012 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, Sep 9 (IANS) India's Akhil Khushlani, driving for US Formula Project team, finished eighth in the ninth round of the JK Racing Asia Series here Sunday.An overheating of engine ... Read more...

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Chandhok finishes seventh at Silverstone


August 27th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, Aug 27 (IANS) Indian racer Karun Chandhok, in his JRM Racing, finished seventh overall in the 6 Hours of Silverstone in the fourth round of the World Endurance Championship.Just ... Read more...

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Sykes wins first round of Superbike in Moscow


August 26th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) British rider Tom Sykes became the first man to win a Superbike World Championship event in Russia, winning the first of Sunday's two races in ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Russian Zaripova wins 3000m steeplechase gold


August 7th, 2012 - 3:49 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World champion Yuliya Zaripova of Russia took Olympic gold in the women's 3000 metres steeplechase Monday.Zaripova shook off the challenge of Tunisia's Habiba Ghribi ... Read more...

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Hamilton blames ‘cruel luck’ for Hockenheim fiasco


July 23rd, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hockenheim (Germany) July 23 (IANS/CMC) McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton has cursed his "cruel luck" after a puncture and then gearbox problems forced him to retire in the Formula One German ... Read more...

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Dull Moscow track is a shame: Prost


July 16th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Volokolamsk (Russia), July 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Four-time Formula One world champion Alain Prost added his voice to those criticizing Russia's new international-standard circuit for its lack of overtaking potential, calling ... Read more...

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Moscow Raceway lacks zing: Petrov


July 15th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Volokolamsk (Russia), July 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The new Moscow Raceway is fit to host Formula One but it lacks the excitement of a top-level circuit, Caterham driver Vitaly Petrov says.The ... Read more...

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Ma Qing Hua becomes first Chinese to drive F1 car


July 13th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) Ma Qing Hua has become the first Chinese to drive a Formula One car after he got the taste of HRT's F112 at the Silverstone Circuit."Thursday ... Read more...

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Force India finish out of points at British GP


July 8th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone (England), July 8 (IANS) Sahara Force India had a disappointing Formula One British Grand Prix with drivers Paul di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg failing to finish among points in ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Podium for Ghorpade


June 16th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 16 (IANS) India's Parth Ghorpade (Eurasia Motorsport) started his 2012 Formula Pilota Championship campaign on a bright note by finishing second in the opening race of Round 1 ... Read more...

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Karun and team to start 11th at Le Mans


June 15th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Le Mans (France), June 15 (IANS) India's Karun Chandhok and his team JRM Racing will start their first-ever Le Mans 24 Hours race from 11th position this weekend. The team ... Read more...

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Karun’s team 11th quickest at Le Mans


June 14th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Le Mans (France), June 14 (IANS) India's Karun Chandhok and his team JRM Racing clocked overall 11th quickest time of three minutes, 37.088 seconds in the qualifying session ahead of ... Read more...

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Chandhok set for Le Mans debut


June 14th, 2012 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Le Mans (France), June 14 (IANS) Karun Chandhok is set to become the first Indian driver to start the historic Le Mans 24-Hour race at the La Sarthe circuit this ... Read more...

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Chinese walker wins Sri Lankan hearts


June 12th, 2012 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, June 12 (IANS) Sportsmanship was displayed at the ongoing 15th Asian Junior Athletics Championships when a young Chinese walker presented his new pair of shoes to Sri Lankan runner ... Read more...

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Force India draw blank in Canadian GP


June 11th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal, June 11 (IANS) High-tyre degradation marred Force India's chances of a top-10 finish in the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix here Sunday, with Paul di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg ... Read more...

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Moto-Rev Team dominate day 1 of racing championship


June 2nd, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, June 2 (IANS) Moto-Rev India riders, led by country's top biker Krishnan Rajini, took the day's honours with a bunch of podium finishes in the Sidvin-MMSC National Motorcycle Racing ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Close win for Arya Gandhi


May 20th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) Mumbai lad Arya Gandhi of RayoRacing (206 points) pipped Chennai's Surya Raguram of Meco Racing by one point (205) to emerge the Junior Max champion in ... Read more...

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Lotus team second in qualifying session


May 18th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Nurburgring (Germany), May 18 (IANS) The Lotus Sport UK pairing of Sailesh Bolisetti and Phil Glew qualified sixth (race one) and second (race two) in the British GT4 championship, here ... Read more...

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India’s Armaan Ebrahim sixth at Indianapolis test


May 13th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Indianapolis (US), May 13 (IANS) India's Armaan Ebrahim marked his debut at the world's most famous racetrack by clocking the sixth fastest timing in the Firestone Indy lights series test ... Read more...

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Force India end mid-season test with full day of running


May 4th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mugello (Italy), May 4 (IANS) Sahara Force India had a busy final day at the Formula One mid-season testing here as Paul Di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg shared the duties ... Read more...

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Kawaski rope in Gadea as replacement for Lascorz


May 4th, 2012 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Monza (Italy), May 4 (IANS) Kawasaki Racing Team have roped in Spaniard Sergio Gadea as a replacement for injured rider Joan Lascorz for the weekend's World Super Bike Championship race.Lascorz ... Read more...

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Force India suffer hydraulic problem at Mugello test


May 3rd, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mugello (Italy), May 3 (IANS) Sahara Force India's Paul di Resta could do only 14 laps on second day of the Formula One mid-season testing here as the VJM05 suffered ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Saleem, Surya, Phaneesh top JK Tyre-MMS Rookie Cup


April 29th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 29 (IANS) Bangalore's Rubeel M. Saleem, Chennai lad Surya Raguram, both from Meco Racing, and H.B. Phaneesh of Mohite's Racing emerged champions in their respective classes in the ... Read more...

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Armaan on pace at the Auto Speedway


April 18th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Fontana (California), April 18 (IANS) India's Armaan Ebrahim had his first taste of an oval circuit in the United States as he warmed up to the challenge by getting up ... Read more...

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Olympic mountain bike course changed


April 5th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) London 2012 games organisers have announced changes to the Olympic mountain bike course, after feedback from competitors in last year's test event.Parts of the course, set ... Read more...

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Armaan finishes 12th after shunt


April 2nd, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham (Alamaba), April 2 (IANS) India's Armaan Ebrahim of Fan Force United team finished the second round of the Indy Lights series in 12th position after suffering a first corner ... Read more...

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At 101, Fauja Singh still running!


April 1st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
London/Chandigarh, April 1 (IANS) As he turned a memorable 101-years-old Sunday, Sikh marathoner Fauja Singh did not have his birthday celebrations on his mind at his London home. Instead, ... Read more...

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Force India’s Di Resta feels making Q3 will be tough


March 23rd, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang (Malaysia), March 23 (IANS) Sahara Force India's Paul di Resta feels it will be tough for them to make Q3 in the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix qualifying here ... Read more...

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13 school children killed as bus falls in canal (Lead)


March 20th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 20 (IANS) In a ghastly accident, 13 school children were killed and 25 were injured when a private school bus fell into a canal in Andhra Pradesh's Khammam ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan confident of better show in Malaysia


March 19th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang (Malaysia), March 19 (IANS) HRT's Narain Karthikeyan is confident of a better show in the second round of the Formula One season here following a no-show in Australia.Karthikeyan and ... Read more...

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JRM finish 17th in Endurance race


March 18th, 2012 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Sebring (Florida), March 18 (IANS) The JRM Racing team, represented by India's Karun Chandhok and Britain's David Brabham and Peter Dumbreck, missed out on a possible podium finish due to ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan hopes for strongest F1 season (Interview)


March 15th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 15 (IANS) India's Narain Karthikeyan will kick off his third Formula One season in Melbourne Sunday with some trepidation. For the second successive year the qualifying race will ... Read more...

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Firestone Indy Lights: Armaan eighth quickest in practice


March 8th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sebring (Florida), March 8 (IANS) India's Armaan Ebrahim walked away unhurt after making contact with the tyre barrier during the Firestone Indy Lights practice session after clocking the eighth quickest ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan hits track as HRT unveils 2012 car


March 6th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, March 6 (IANS) India's Narain Karthikeyan finally got behind the wheels of a Formula One car 13 days before the season's first race as HRT unveiled their new car ... Read more...

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