Olympic boxing: Lightweight Lomachenko wins gold for Ukraine

August 12th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko outclassed his South Korean opponent Han Soonchul in the Olympic final of the men's lightweight (60 kg) category to take the ... Read more...

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Pak aiming for Test series whitewash against New Zealand: Waqar

January 14th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 14(ANI): Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has said that his team is focused on achieving a 2-0 win in the two-Test series against New Zealand."It's a new year and it's a ... Read more...

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Joblessness climbs in Spain

December 3rd, 2010 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 3 (IANS/EFE) Spain's jobless rolls expanded by 24,318 last month to more than 4.11 million people, an increase of 0.6 percent from October, the Labour and Immigration Ministry said Thursday.It ... Read more...

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Asian Games hockey: Indian men beat Bangladesh 9-0

November 17th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 17 (IANS) India pummelled Bangladesh 9-0 in their second group B match of men's hockey at the Asian Games here Wednesday.Sandeep Singh converted four penalty corners, Tushar Khandekar slotted two ... Read more...

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India drub France 6-0 in second hockey Test, clinch series

July 20th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) In-form dragflicker Sandeep Singh converted three penalty corners as India pummelled France 6-0 in the second hockey Test and clinched the three-match series at the French National ... Read more...

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Australia crush South Africa 12-0, set a record (Lead)

March 4th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Australia pummelled South Africa 12-0 to set a new World Cup record in a Pool B clash of the Hockey World Cup at the ... Read more...

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Alex Reid struck down by diarrhoea - just a day after landing in India

February 8th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8 (ANI): Jordan's new hubby Alex Reid is down with a severe bout of diarrhoea, just a day after arriving in India.The 34-year-old will be in poor health as ... Read more...

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18 killed, 100,000 affected as Aila batters coastal West Bengal (Second Lead)

May 25th, 2009 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 25 (IANS) Cyclone Aila pummelled coastal West Bengal as well as state capital Kolkata Monday as it unleashed storms that uprooted trees, electricity poles and thatched homes, leaving a trail ... Read more...

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India rout Bangladesh in Asia Cup classification match

May 14th, 2009 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kuantan (Malaysia), May 14 (IANS) India pummelled minnows Bangladesh 11-1 in a fifth-seventh classification match of the Asia Cup hockey here Thursday. The defending champions who failed to reach the semifinal of the ... Read more...

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Philippines celebrates Pacquiao’s victory over Hatton

May 3rd, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, May 3 (DPA) The Philippines erupted in euphoria Sunday as Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao knocked out Britain's Ricky Hatton in the second round, making history as one of the world's ... Read more...

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Journalist’s bravery gets him back his stolen mobile phone

January 11th, 2009 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Attacked and robbed of his mobile phone near a Delhi Metro station late at night, a 26-year-old journalist surprised his four attackers as he fought back, caught ... Read more...

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Yuki keeps India in contention in Junior Davis Cup

September 25th, 2008 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Yuki Bhambri once again saved the day for India after Saurabh Singh went down fighting to Ashley Hewitt in the opening singles against Britain in the Junior ... Read more...

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Prajnesh lone Indian in Futures semi-final

September 11th, 2008 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) On a day when all his compatriots faltered, Prajnesh Gunneswaran was the lone Indian to come through unscathed, registering yet another upset win in the $15,000 ITF ... Read more...

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Vijender makes up for Akhil and Jitender’s losses (Boxing, Overall Lead)

August 20th, 2008 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 20 (IANS) Vijender Singh made up for the disappointment of Akhil Kumar and Jitender Kumar not making it to the medal round by ensuring at least the bronze by becoming ... Read more...

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Decision to choose youngsters stands vindicated: Pawar

March 6th, 2008 - 8:15 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Indian cricket board president Sharad Pawar Thursday said the decision to choose youngsters for the one-day series stands vindicated, seeing the way India pummelled Australia in the ... Read more...

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