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Full text of Lance Armstrong’s statement


August 24th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 24 (IANS) Legendary cyclist Lance Armstrong will lose his seven Tour de France titles, 2000 Olympic bronze medal and other awards including the prize money he has ... Read more...

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I had a tough time in 51kg: Mary Kom


August 14th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Olympic bronze medal winning boxer M.C. Mary Kom admitted she was not comfortable fighting in the 51kg section in London and she will not hesitate ... Read more...

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Rs.40 lakh reward for Mary Kom


August 14th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Aug 14 (IANS) The North Eastern Council (NEC) Tuesday announced a cash reward of Rs.40 lakh for Olympic bronze medal winner M.C. Mary Kom.NEC director Sherry Lalthangzo said: "As ... Read more...

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Olympic volleyball: Italy beats Bulgaria for bronze


August 12th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Italy beat Bulgaria by three sets to one to win the Olympic bronze medal in men's volleyball here Sunday.The Italians won 25-19, 23-25, 25-22, 25-21 ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: India’s Yogeshwar in second repechage (Third Lead)


August 12th, 2012 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Yogeshwar Dutt moved closer to an Olympic bronze medal as he defeated Franklin Gomez Matos of Puerto Rico to move into the second repechage round of ... Read more...

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Poverty led Colombian medallist to wrestling


August 11th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 11 (IANS/EFE) Colombian wrestler Jackeline Renteria, who at age 25 has won the second Olympic bronze medal of her career, in 1999 chose wrestling classes that were free ... Read more...

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Olympic bronze not the end of my road: Mary Kom (Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Indian boxer M.C. Mary Kom said Wednesday that the Olympic bronze medal won't be the end of road for her and she would continue with her ... Read more...

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PM congratulates Olympic medallist Mary Kom


August 8th, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday congratulated M.C. Mary Kom on winning the bronze medal in women's boxing at 2012 London Olympics."I join the nation ... Read more...

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Olympic tennis: France earn bronze in men’s doubles


August 4th, 2012 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) French duo Julien Benneteau and Richard Gasquet beat Spaniards David Ferrer and Feliciano Lopez in the men's doubles Olympic bronze medal match Saturday.After a spirited ... Read more...

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Andhra celebrates second bronze medal at Olympics


August 4th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 4 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Saturday celebrated ace shuttler Saina Nehwal's bronze medal win at the London Olympics with the governor, chief minister and other eminent personalities congratulating her.Saina ... Read more...

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Saina would have won anyway: Gopichand


August 4th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Minutes after Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal was awarded the women's singles bronze medal play-off against Xin Wang of China Saturday, mentor and coach Pullela Gopichand said ... Read more...

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PM congratulates Gagan Narang


July 30th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday congratulated Gagan Narang on winning the bronze medal in the men's 10-metre air rifle event of the ... Read more...

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Wrestler Sushil Kumar qualifies for London Games


April 27th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) India's Olympic bronze medal-winning wrestler Sushil Kumar qualified Friday for the 2012 London Olympics by taking the gold medal in the 66kg event of ... Read more...

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Indian boxer Thapa in quarters of Olympic qualifiers


April 7th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Astana (Kazakhstan), April 7 (IANS) Indian boxers continued their good run at the Asian Olympic Qualifying event here Saturday with 2010 Youth Olympic Games silver medallist Shiva Thapa (56kg) ... Read more...

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Under-pressure Vijender hopes to book London berth in Astana


April 2nd, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) India's top boxer Vijender Singh, who won a bronze medal in the 2008 Beijing Games, said he has got used to the pressure of expectations ... Read more...

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My Padma Shri will inspire young wrestlers: Sushil Kumar


January 25th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Olympic bronze medal-winning wrestler Sushil Kumar Tuesday said the Padma Shri awarded to him on the occasion of Republic Day will boost the traditional sport ... Read more...

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Aamir doesn’t bathe regularly! (Movie Snippets)


January 14th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14(IANS) Strange as it may sound, but Bollywood actor Aamir Khan's wife Kiran Rao says the one thing she dislikes about her husband is that he doesn't bathe ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi sees boxing matches at Talkatora Stadium


October 8th, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, who has learned boxing, Friday turned up at the Talkatora Stadium to watch India's Olympic bronze medal winner Vijender Singh's bout ... Read more...

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Indian wrestlers confident of winning more golds


October 6th, 2010 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) After a rousing start, the Indian wrestling team is confident of winning 21 medals, a large number of them gold.On the opening day of the competition, ... Read more...

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Wrestlers will be force to reckon with in Commonwealth Games: Sushil Kumar


August 7th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) India's Olympic bronze medal winning grappler Sushil Kumar feels that the wrestlers will win a rich haul of medals in the Commonwealth Games as the sport ... Read more...

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Padma awards given to Ramakrishnan, Rahman, Aamir


April 1st, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Mar 31 (IANS) Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Oscar winner A.R. Rahman and Bollywood actor Aamir Khan were among those conferred with the prestigious Padma awards here Wednesday by ... Read more...

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Skater Joannie Rochette to pay tribute to her mother on ABC’s show ‘Thin Ice’


March 18th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Toronto, Mar 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Canadian Skater Joannie Rochette lost her mother just hours, prior to her Olympic performance, but still the tragedy didn’t deter her, and she went on ... Read more...

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Sehwag, Vijender among six sportspersons for Padma Shri (Lead)


January 25th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Dashing Indian opening batsman Virender Sehwag, Olympic bronze-medal winning boxer Vijender Singh and world ranked badminton star Saina Nehwal were among the six sportspersons named for ... Read more...

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Djokovic plays the waiting game to win Beijing title


October 11th, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 11 (DPA) Novak Djokovic held his nerve during a lengthy rain interruption, coming back with full concentration to defeat wild card Marin Cilic 6-2, 7-6 (7-4) and claim the ... Read more...

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Vijender to host boxing reality show ‘The Contender’ (With Images)


September 18th, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) World No. 2 and India's Olympic bronze medal winner boxer Vijender Singh will host the international show, 'The Contender' - a first-ever action sports reality show in the ... Read more...

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Indian boxer Vijender enters World Championship quarter-finals


September 9th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Milan (Italy), Sep.9 (ANI): Top seed Indian boxer Vijender Singh has beaten Canadian Steve Rolls to become the second Indian to make the quarter-finals of the World Boxing Championships in Milan, Italy. ... Read more...

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Sushil Kumar is back with a bang and gold


June 29th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) In his first major international outing since winning bronze at the Beijing Olympics last August, Sushil Kumar has now won a gold at the German Grand-Prix. India ... Read more...

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Boxer Vijender will be Pepsi’s new brand ambassador


May 12th, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) India's Olympic bronze medal winning boxer Vijender will be Pepsi's new brand ambassador. Vijender is one of the first sportsmen beyond the realm of cricket who has joined ... Read more...

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Boxer Akhil Kumar features in music video


February 14th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 14, (ANI): Boxer Akhil Kumar has come out with his maiden music album Precious Platinum where the pugilist got a chance to exhibit his artistic talents. The video is ... Read more...

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Hooda wants Padma Bhushan honour for Olympic boxers (Lead)


January 28th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 28 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Wednesday requested the central government to award the Padma Bhushan to Olympic bronze medal winner Vijender Kumar and others who performed well ... Read more...

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Hooda wants Padma Bhushan for Olympic medal winner


January 28th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 28 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda Wednesday wanted the Padma Bhushan for Olympic bronze medal winner Vijender Kumar and others who performed well at the 2008 Beijing games ... Read more...

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Congress party, private firm felicitate terror fighters in Mumbai


January 18th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Jan.18 (ANI): The ruling Congress Party along with a private firm on Saturday felicitated persons displaying courage during the terror attacks in the country. The awardees included posthumous security personnel and ... Read more...

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Olympic medallist Vijender supports social cause on 22nd birthday


October 31st, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Kamaljeet Virk Bhiwani (Haryana), Oct.31 (ANI): In a gesture to support social cause, the Olympic medallist Vijender launched two social campaigns-- ''Tree Plantation'' and ''Save Girl Child'' here on Thursday on ... Read more...

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Inaugural couture fiesta ends in Bollywood style


September 22nd, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) Flamboyant designer Rohit Bal aka Guddu brought the curtain down on the inaugural HDIL India Couture Week (HDIL ICW) here in true Bollywood style when he merrily danced ... Read more...

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Haryana to honour Bindra, olympians at Bhiwani Saturday


August 27th, 2008 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bhiwani/Chandigarh, Aug 27 (IANS) The Haryana government will honour Beijing Olympics shooting gold medal winner Abhinav Bindra and other Olympians at a function to be organised at Bhiwani Saturday (Aug 30).An official ... Read more...

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