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Joshna Chinappa pockets Chennai Open title

May 26th, 2012 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 26 (IANS) Joshna Chinappa won her sixth title on the professional tour when she beat England's Sarah Jane Perry 9-11, 11-4, 11-8, 12-10, in the final of the ... Read more...

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Pankaj, Aditya for world pro snooker tour

May 3rd, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 3 (IANS) India will have two snooker players in the world professional tour with Aditya Mehta automatically qualifying after winning the Asian championship and Pankaj Advani being ... Read more...

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Angad Cheema tied 13th at Faldo Series Asia final

March 14th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mission Hills (China), March 14 (IANS) Angad Cheema was at tied 13th at the end of the first round of the Faldo Series Asia Grand Final at the Mission Hills ... Read more...

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Ten teams confirmed for Louis Philippe golf

February 22nd, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 22 (IANS) The Karnataka Golf Association course here will host the Louis Philippe Cup featuring 10 teams that will fight for prize money of Rs.1.24 crores - the ... Read more...

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Smriti, Sharmila star draw in Hero Honda women’s golf

February 1st, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 1 (IANS) Smriti Mehra, India's leading women's professional player, and 19-year-old Sharmila Nicollet, the current leader on the Hero Honda Women's Professional Golf Tour, will be the star attractions in ... Read more...

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Indian players need to give squash top priority: Coach

December 17th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Indian squash players are loaded with talent but they need to give more time to the sport to become a force on the world circuit, feels coaching ... Read more...

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Saina achieved success through sheer hard work

June 28th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, June 28 (IANS) When Saina Nehwal broke into the top-10 over a year ago, Prakash Padukone said she was a potential World No.1 if she showed consistency in her ... Read more...

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Jennifer Capriati hospitalized for possible ‘drug’ overdose

June 28th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jun 28 (ANI): Former world No.1 tennis player Jennifer Capriati was rushed to hospital after paramedics responded to a call for a possible overdose.The call came from a hotel in ... Read more...

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Snooker invitational tourney: Merchant plays Mehta in final

July 17th, 2009 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 16 (IANS) Veteran Yasin Merchant of Maharashtra showed why he can never be discounted as he demolished top seed and India No.1 Manan Chandra (Petroleum SBB) 5-1 en route to ... Read more...

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Saurav climbs to all time high in squash ranking

May 6th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 6 (IANS) India's most successful squash player Saurav Ghosal reached the highest of 29 in the latest PSA world ranking. Saurav, delighted with his ranking, said: "I hope to take Indian ... Read more...

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Virgin golfer fined for mid-air fondle

January 23rd, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.23 (ANI): An up-and-coming golfer who fondled a woman''s breast on an international flight has been fined after being labelled "massively immature" by a magistrate. Leighton Lyle, the 2007 Victorian amateur ... Read more...

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Top amateurs to vie for LG Eagleton golf

June 9th, 2008 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 9 (IANS) Top amateur golfers of the country will vie for the coveted title at LG Eagleton Amateur tournament that starts at the picturesque Eagleton Golf Resort here Monday. The ... Read more...

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Indore to host Indian Open TT Championship

March 27th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Indore will host this year's Indian Open Table Tennis Championship, an International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) professional tour event from Oct 29 to Nov 2. The inaugural ... Read more...

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