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Sachin a cricket god: Hussey


January 22nd, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 22 (IANS) Australian batsman Michael Hussey has termed India's batting great Sachin Tendulkar a "cricket god" ahead of the fourth and final Test beginning at the Adelaide ... Read more...

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Ticket sales start for India’s first F1 race


August 20th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Jaypee Sports International Limited (JPSI) Saturday opened ticket sales for India's first-ever Formula 1 race - Airtel Indian Grand Prix - to be held in ... Read more...

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Wildly happy India cheers night that was


March 31st, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) It was catharsis. Bursting firecrackers, honking cars, tweeting, dancing in the streets, beating cymbals and drums, wild celebrations went on into the wee hours ... Read more...

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Family plans grand welcome for Pakistan tennis hero


September 11th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Sep 11 (IANS) Although Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi could not go on to win the men's doubles tennis title in the US Open with his Indian partner Rohan Bopanna, his ... Read more...

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England declared world’s most football mad country


May 29th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): A new research has declared England as the most football-made country in the run-up to next month's FIFA World Cup in South Africa.According to the Daily Star, the ... Read more...

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Worried FIFA chiefs reveal that 500, 000 World Cup tickets still unsold


April 15th, 2010 - 10:04 am ICT by ANI
London, Apr.15 (ANI): Desperate FIFA bosses have revealed that at least 500, 000 World Cup tickets remain unsold with the tournament two months away.According to The Sun, they are hoping to ... Read more...

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Younis pleads for return of international cricket to Pakistan following Twenty20 win


June 22nd, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 22 (ANI): After lifting this year's Twenty20 World Cup at Lord's, Pakistan's triumphant captain Younus Khan made an emotional appeal to all teams to tour his turbulent nation in a ... Read more...

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Olympics-Shooting-India celebrates long-awaited individual gold


August 11th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug 11 (Reuters): India, the world''s second-most populous country, celebrated its first individual Olympic gold medal on Monday when Abhinav Bindra won the men''s 10m air rifle.Despite a population of ... Read more...

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US basketball legend is nurturing Indian talent


June 30th, 2008 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Basketball legend Dominique Wilkins has a good news for India when he visits the country next week. The player is nurturing an Indian talent at his New ... Read more...

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