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Ryan Lochte wants to join ‘Dancing With The Stars’

August 7th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ryan Lochte, the star whose Twitter following is increasing by day said that he will not mind joining the ABC show ‘Dancing with the Stars’. ... Read more...

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Cuba expecting better show at London Olympics

July 19th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, July 19 (IANS) The Cuban delegation is heading to London for the 30th Olympic Games without the usual medal forecast, saying it just hopes to improve on its dismal ... Read more...

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Former Olympic star Huegill admits using drugs

September 25th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Sep 25 (IANS) Australia's champion swimmer Geoff Huegill has revealed that he abused recreational drugs and had suicidal thoughts when he retired from swimming after the 2004 Athens Olympics.It ... Read more...

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Meet the 14-year-old Manchester boy dubbed the future Brit Bolt

September 25th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Manchester, Sep 25(ANI): A 14-year-old boy from Manchester is being dubbed as UK's version of Jamaican sprinter and three-time Olympic gold medallist, Usain Bolt, after shattering the British under-15 national record in ... Read more...

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Stephanie Rice finally celebrating birthday with a bang today

September 19th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 19 (ANI): Australian swimming beauty Stephanie Rice is all set to celebrate her 21st birthday today-almost two months after her actual birthday-in a grand bash.The Olympic star had to postpone ... Read more...

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Phelps sets 100-metre butterfly record

July 10th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 10 (DPA) Michael Phelps, the 14-time Olympic gold medal winner, set a new world record in the men's 100-metre butterfly at the US swimming championships. His time of 50.22 seconds ... Read more...

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Jitender, Bhagwan reach quarterfinals of Asian boxing

June 8th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) India continued their good showing in Asian elite men's boxing championship with two more pugilists including Beijing Olympic star Jitender Kumar advancing to the quarterfinals at Zhuhai, ... Read more...

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Michael Phelps: I’m not dating anybody

April 24th, 2009 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Olympic star Michael Phelps has denied reports suggesting that he's romancing controversial Miss California contestant Carrie Prejean."I'm not dating anybody," he told Usmagazine.com Wednesday at the opening ... Read more...

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George Clooney, Megan Fox are netizens favourite party people

March 4th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): George Clooney and Megan Fox are two such celebrities with whom most Internet users would like to party, according to a new online poll.The Transformers star and ... Read more...

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American coach sentenced to year’s house arrest in doping case

October 22nd, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Oct 22 (DPA) Former track coach Trevor Graham was ordered by a San Francisco court to serve 12 months house arrest and a fine of $5,000 for lying to federal ... Read more...

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