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Vasco coach Borges quits after shock loss

September 11th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 11 (IANS) Cristovao Borges has quit as coach of Brazilian top flight football club Vasco da Gama following their shock 0-4 home loss to Bahia.The 53-year-old's ... Read more...

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Out-of-form Ross Taylor sweats it out on off-day

May 4th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils batsman Ross Taylor hit the nets at the Ferozeshah Kotla here Friday in his bid to regain form ahead of the team's ... Read more...

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Relegation-threatened Mumbai FC face Lajong

April 3rd, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 3 (IANS) Stuck at the bottom of the league standings for quite some time, Mumbai FC has an ardous task of lifting up their game and morale if ... Read more...

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Hoffenheim ends manager Tanner’s contract

March 23rd, 2012 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 23 (IANS) German Bundesliga football side Hoffenheim has ended its contract with manager Ernst Tanner with immediate effect.Head coach Markus Babbel will take over the squad planning for ... Read more...

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East Bengal have task cut out against Al Orouba

March 5th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 5 (IANS) Struggling city soccer giants East Bengal face a stiff test as they come up against formidable Yemen side Al Orouba in a Group B AFC Cup ... Read more...

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Lazio beat 10-man Rome in Serie A derby

March 5th, 2012 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, March 5 (IANS) Lazio beat 10-man Roma 2-1 in an Italian Seria A derby match to move up to the third spot in the league standings.Roma were reduced to ... Read more...

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Lajong ropes in MNC as stakeholder

February 29th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 29 (IANS) Dubai-based multinational company Anglian Holdings, which has an investment in Danish club FCV Vikings, Wednesday announced they have bought a 25 percent stake in the I-League ... Read more...

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Beckham likely to sign with Paris Saint-Germain

December 21st, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Dec 21 (IANS) Veteran British midfielder David Beckham will soon join French top league soccer club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) for 18 months, a local daily reported Wednesday."After many ... Read more...

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‘El Clasico’ to played Dec 10

November 19th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 19 (IANS) The eagerly awaited game between Spanish football giants Real Madrid and FC Barcelona will be played Dec 10.The announcement was made by the Spanish Football League ... Read more...

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Barcelona beat Sporting Gijon to top Spanish League

October 3rd, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Oct 3 (IANS) FC Barcelona went to the top of Spanish Football League standings Sunday night courtesy a 1-0 away win over Sporting Gijon.Defender Adriano Correira scored the only ... Read more...

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Blackburn beat Arsenal 4-3 in EPL

September 17th, 2011 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Blackburn, Sep 17 (IANS) Blackburn Rovers came from behind to beat Arsenal 4-3 in an English Premier League football match at Ewood Park here Saturday.Nigerian striker Aiyegbeni Yakubu scored ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians outplay Deccan Chargers (Lead)

April 4th, 2010 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Mumbai Indians turned on a flawless performance to outplay defending champions Deccan Chargers by 63 runs in Indian Premier League match here Saturday. After setting a tough ... Read more...

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Cracker of a contest between Daredevils and Royal Challengers

April 3rd, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) With two convincing victories at home, Delhi Daredevils would be hoping for another success against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) when they clash in the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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Super Kings hoping for turnaround against Royal Challengers

March 30th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 30 (IANS) The Chennai Super Kings need to exorcise the ghosts of the Super Over defeat 10 days ago here at Chepauk to re-start their campaign in the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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Retirement kept Gilchrist fresh for hurricane knock in IPL

May 23rd, 2009 - 1:54 am ICT by IANS
Centurion, May 23 (IANS) Deccan Chargers skipper Adam Gilchrist says retiring from international cricket helped him stay afresh for the Indian Premier League (IPL). Gilchrist hit a whirlwind 85 off just 35 ... Read more...

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Steel czar Lakshmi Mittal is top soccer billionaire

April 12th, 2009 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 12 (IANS) Despite plunging steel prices, Indian-born steel czar Lakshmi Mittal with a net worth of $19.3 billion remains the world's richest soccer club owner in the Forbes ... Read more...

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Sporting upset JCT, East Bengal win

February 8th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 7 (IANS) Mohamedan Sporting upset JCT Mills Phagwara 2-0 while East Bengal played a scintillating second half to ride past Air India 3-1 in the I-league here Saturday. After a barren ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians move to fourth place in IPL standings

May 17th, 2008 - 1:53 am ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 17 (IANS) Mumbai Indians moved up to fourth position in the Indian Premier League standings after their eight-wicket victory over Kolkata Knight Riders here Friday night. Knight Riders dropped from ... Read more...

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Lahore Badshahs play Hyderabad Heroes in ICL finals

April 4th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by admin
Panchkula (Haryana), April 4 (IANS) The Inzamam-ul Haq-led Lahore Badshahs and Chris Harris' Hyderabad Heroes will lock horns in the best-of-three finals of the Indian Cricket League's 20s Grand Championship starting here ... Read more...

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Churchill Bros settle for second spot in I-League

February 23rd, 2008 - 10:20 pm ICT by admin
Margao, Feb 23 (IANS) Churchill Brothers Sports Club settled for the second spot in the I-League after a 3-0 win over Air India at the Nehru Stadium Saturday. Churchill Bros finished with ... Read more...

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