Olympic fencing: Italy sweeps podium in individual foil

July 29th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Italy took all three medals in the women's individual foil fencing competition Saturday, with Elisa Di Francisca beating Arianna Errigo on sudden death in the ... Read more...

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‘Stupid’ Crouch leaves Tottenham’s Champions League dreams in tatters

April 6th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): Tottenham striker Peter Crouch was labelled "beyond stupid" after his red card left the club's Champions League dreams in tatters.While Tottenham had already gone 1-0 down to ... Read more...

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Bad boy Balotelli issues plea for help to Italian team coach

March 22nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.22 (ANI): Manchester City bad boy Mario Balotelli has admitted that he needs help with his form and poor behavior.The Italian striker has been trouble since he arrived at Eastlands in ... Read more...

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Injured Man U star Nani ruled out for three games

March 8th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8(ANI): Manchester United winger Nani has been ruled out for at least three games after being cut to the bone by Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher.Carragher had caught the ... Read more...

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CWG Athletics: Injury robs Prajusha of gold in women’s long jumpead)

October 10th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) A strained calf muscle prevented M.A Prajusha from winning a rare gold for India in the track and field meet and she had to be content with ... Read more...

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England looking for 5-0 series whitewash against Australia

June 29th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 29 (ANI): England skipper Andrew Strauss has said that he is eyeing a 5-0 drubbing of the Aussies.After a series victory, talks of a whitewash are beginning to gather strength ... Read more...

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Ferguson wants Tevez to be banned for Carling Cup semi-final showdown

January 24th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has insisted that Manchester City star Carlos Tevez should be banned from Wednesday's Carling Cup semi-final showdown at Old Trafford.The ... Read more...

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Woof! Who let the dogs out?

January 24th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
By Ranjana Narayan New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Have you ever paused to think why the stray dog starts up excitedly whenever your car passes by, bounding alongside and barking as if you ... Read more...

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Noel Gallagher’s stage attacker pleads guilty

November 23rd, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): The man, who allegedly injured Noel Gallagher at an Oasis concert in Canada last year (08), has pleaded guilty to an assault charge.Daniel Sullivan tackled Gallagher onstage at ... Read more...

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Fergie fumes over Chelsea stars foul play

August 10th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.10 (ANI): A furious Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson, accused Chelsea players of foul play on Sunday and blasted referee Chris Foy for failing to send off German captain ... Read more...

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David Pratt gets worlds fastest-ever red card after 3 seconds

December 29th, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Brit footballer David Pratt has landed himself the worlds fastest-ever red card.Pratt, 21, a striker from non-league Chippenham, was sent off after three seconds for a lunge ... Read more...

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Chelsea boss Scolari hits out at Terry’s dismissal

December 24th, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 24 (DPA) Chelsea manager Luiz Felipe Scolari broke his silence to condemn referee Phil Dowd's decision to send off John Terry during Monday's 0-0 draw at Everton.Terry was dismissed for ... Read more...

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Podium for Aditya in Formula BMW Pacific series

March 22nd, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by admin
By Anand Philar Kuala Lumpur, March 22 (IANS) Aditya Patel, a 19-year-old from Chennai, grabbed the third spot in the Formula BMW Pacific series amid heavy rain here Saturday as he made his ... Read more...

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Fin whales can swallow ocean soup enough to fill a school bus

December 1st, 2007 - 3:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 1 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that while lunging towards krill and fish with an open mouth, a single fin whale can engulf up to 2,900 cubit feet of the ocean ... Read more...

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