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Spain begin World Cup defence with hard fought win


September 12th, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 12 (IANS) Reigning football World Cup champions Spain needed an 87th minute goal from striker Roberto Soldado to begin their title defence with a 1-0 win away ... Read more...

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MCC-Murugappa Hockey: Army XI draw with ONGC


September 11th, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, S Sep 10 (IANS) Holders Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC)dropped precious points as they drew 1-1 with Army XI in a pool A match of the 87th MCC ... Read more...

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Air India rout Railways


September 6th, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sept 6 (IANS) Air India trounced Indian Railways 4-0 with goals by V.S. Vinaya, Shivendra Singh, Joga Singh and Vikas Pillay in a Group B match of the 87th ... Read more...

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Nehru Cup final: Cameroon can spoil India’s party (Preview)


September 1st, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The trial run between reigning Nehru Cup champions India and challengers Cameroon was of little help in judging the relative strengths of the two teams ... Read more...

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AC Milan lose to Sampdoria


August 27th, 2012 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 27 (IANS) AC Milan's new-look side failed to impress as they lost to Sampdoria 1-0 in the Serie A season-opener in Milan.Andrea Costa scored the only goal ... Read more...

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Coach happy with India’s start in Nehru Cup


August 23rd, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Chief football coach Wim Koevermans was happy with India's 2-1 win over Syria in the rain-marred Nehru Cup opener at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here ... Read more...

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Fellaini goal stuns Manchester United


August 21st, 2012 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Marouane Fellaini towered over Michael Carrick to nod home a corner kick to stun Manchester United and steer Everton to a 1-0 victory in their ... Read more...

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India lose to Britain in tri-nation hockey


July 15th, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Santander (Spain), July 15 (IANS) India lost 1-3 to Great Britain in the inaugural match of the tri-nation invitational hockey tournament, the team's final warm-up event ahead of the London ... Read more...

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1960 Olympics hockey: Pakistan dethrone India (Sports Special)


July 12th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
It turned out to be a landmark competition for Indian hockey as the country's dominance at the World level, and specifically the Olympics, ended with the loss to Pakistan in the ... Read more...

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Boca defender to play in Libertadores


July 1st, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, July 1 (IANS) Fiorentina has reportedly granted permission to newly contracted defender Facundo Roncaglia to remain at Boca Juniors until after the Copa Libertadores final.Roncaglia's contract with ... Read more...

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Ronaldinho’s Atletico falters, Vasco stays top


June 18th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 18 (IANS) A Luis Fabiano strike was enough for Sao Paulo to end the unbeaten run of Ronaldinho's Atletico Mineiro in Brazil's Serie A championship while ... Read more...

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India play Britain for podium finish; New Zealand-Argentina final


June 3rd, 2012 - 2:51 am ICT by IANS
Ipoh (Malaysia), June 3 (IANS) India's slim hopes of playing the Azlan SAhah Cup hockey final ended the moment Britain beat Pakistan 2-1, the finalist to play New Zealand was ... Read more...

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France come back to beat Iceland 3-2


May 28th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 28 (IANS) France struggled in their first warm-up for Euro 2012 as they came back from two goals down to beat Iceland 3-2 at Valenciennes, France.Birkir Bjarnason and ... Read more...

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Dortmund crushes Kaiserslautern in German Bundesliga


April 29th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, April 29 (IANS) German football club Borussia Dortmund extended their unbeaten run to 27 matches following a thumping 5-2 win over relegated team Kaiserslautern in the 33rd round of ... Read more...

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Athletic Bilbao qualify for Europa League final


April 27th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bilbao (Spain), April 27 (IANS) Spanish striker Fernando Llorente scored a last minute goal to help Athletic Club Bilbao qualify for the final of the Europa League as they ... Read more...

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Atletico Madrid beat Hannover at Europa quarters


March 30th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 30 (IANS) Spanish club Atletico Madrid scored an 89th minute goal to take a narrow 2-1 win over Hannover in the first leg of the Europa League quarterfinal.Eduardo ... Read more...

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Champions League: Marseille, Bayern in quarters


March 14th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Milan/Munich, March 14 (IANS) Marseille knocked Inter Milan out of the Champions League football to reach the quarterfinals, thanks to an away goal scored in the stoppage time at ... Read more...

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Bilbao upset Man U in Europa League


March 9th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 9 (IANS) Spain's Athletic Bilbao stunned Manchester United with a convincing performance in the Europa League, outclassing the English champions in a 3-2 away win at Old Trafford ... Read more...

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WSH: Pune Strykers beat Delhi Wizards in an away game


March 4th, 2012 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Penalty corner expert Gurpreet Singh's late conversions steered Pune Strykers to an impressive 3-1 win over Delhi Wizards in the third and last match on ... Read more...

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Prayag United stun East Bengal in I-League


January 31st, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 31 (IANS) A last minute goal from Kayne Vincent helped Prayag United beat East Bengal 1-0 at the Salt Lake Stadium here Tuesday.The win takes Prayag United to ... Read more...

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Real Madrid, Barcelona win easy in La Liga


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 23 (IANS) Real Madrid retained their five point lead at the top of the Spanish La Liga football with a 4-1 home win over Athletic Club Bilbao. Barcelona ... Read more...

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Palmeiras defeats Ajax 1-0 in friendly


January 15th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 15 (IANS) Brazilian club Palmeiras pulled out a last minute goal to beat Netherlands' Ajax at home in a friendly match.The match played Saturday was full ... Read more...

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Henry fires Arsenal into the 4th round of FA Cup


January 10th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) Frenchman Thierry Henry made a sensational return to Arsenal as his 78th minute goal against Leeds United took the London club into the fourth round ... Read more...

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Last-minute thrillers render Chelsea win, Arsenal loss


January 3rd, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) Chelsea edged past Wolverhampton while Fulham stunned Arsenal in two thrilling matches played in the English Premier League -- with this loss Monday, the Gunners ... Read more...

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Champions Challenge hockey: India concede last-minute goal to lose (Lead)


December 5th, 2011 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Dec 4 (IANS) A last minute goal saw India lose 3-4 to Belgium in an exhilarating final of the Champions Challenge hockey tournament here Sunday.India were comfortably sitting on ... Read more...

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India concede equaliser in dying seconds to draw with Belgium


November 27th, 2011 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Nov 27 (IANS) India have been unlucky to concede a goal 26 second from time to draw 3-3 their opening game in the Champions Challenge hockey tournament against Belgium.It ... Read more...

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Real Madrid extend La Liga lead


November 21st, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 21 (IANS) Real Madrid remained three points clear of FC Barcelona at the top of the La Liga following a weekend in which the case for those complaining ... 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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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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Torres dedicates his historic strike to Chelsea fans


April 25th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25 (ANI): Chelsea striker Fernando Torres has dedicated his historic strike to the club's supporters.The Spanish star's strike in Chelsea's 3-0 win over West Ham was his first ... Read more...

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Churchill enter Durand Cup semis with Okolie’s triple strike


October 31st, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Churchill Brothers downed Army Red 3-1 to advance to the semi-finals while Pune FC and Chirag united played out a goalless draw in the other quarter-final of ... Read more...

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CWG hockey: Blyth’s goal takes Australia women into final


October 11th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) A 38th minute goal by skipper Madonna Blyth took Australia to a 1-0 win against England and into the final of the women's hockey competition at ... Read more...

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CWG hockey: New Zealand women through to semis


October 8th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) New Zealand made the most of the easy offerings from England for a 4-1 win that put them in the semi-finals of the women's hockey competition at ... Read more...

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CWG women’s hockey: Scots, Welsh celebrate first wins


October 7th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Scotland and Wales celebrated as though they had won the gold medal -- but it were, in fact, just their first wins in the women's ... Read more...

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CWG women’s hockey: India salvage a 1-1 draw against Scotland (Roundup)


October 4th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 4 (IANS) India came within a whisker of losing, but pulled up their socks in the nick of time to force a 1-1 draw with Scotland in ... Read more...

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