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Brazil captain Silva ruled out


September 2nd, 2012 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 2 (IANS) Brazil captain Thiago Silva has been ruled out of the team's upcoming international friendlies against South Africa and China because of a thigh ... Read more...

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Brazil captain Silva ruled out of friendlies


September 1st, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 1 (IANS) Brazil captain Thiago Silva has been ruled out of the team's upcoming international friendlies against South Africa and China with a thigh injury.Brazil's ... Read more...

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Massaging promotes pain relief, muscle recovery


February 6th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 6 (IANS) Most athletes would swear by the pain-relieving, muscle recovery-promoting benefits of massaging, which has now been validated by scientific evidence. On the cellular level, massage reduces ... Read more...

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Caroline Wozniacki apologizes to Rafael Nadal


September 7th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US Open top seed Caroline Wozniacki has apologized for impersonating Rafael Nadal’s embarrassing press conference cramping spasm. The 20-year-old mocked Nadal shortly after her match against ... Read more...

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Anderson should be fit for Oval Test, hopes Swann


August 16th, 2011 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 16 (IANS) England spinner Graeme Swann is hopeful that his team-mate James Anderson will be fit for the fourth and last Test against India, which begins at The ... Read more...

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Wearing leggings could do more harm than good


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): In what has come as a rude shock to an army of women, a new study has warned that leggings could make the muscles 'lazy' and can ... Read more...

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Stretching before a run ‘does not prevent injuries’


February 17th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that stretching before a run does not prevent injuries.According to scientists, priming the muscles neither prevents or causes injury - but those who ... Read more...

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J.R. Celski Takes The Bronze In Comeback Competition


February 14th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Vancouver, Feb 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The first day of the Winter Olympics 2010, that is being held in Vancouver, saw a newcomer taking away a medal in speedskating. J.R. Celski, ... Read more...

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Gene therapy shows promise in muscular dystrophy battle


November 12th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A new study in monkeys has put scientists one step closer to clinical trials to test a gene delivery strategy to improve muscle mass and function in patients ... Read more...

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Injured Watson almost certain to miss first Ashes Test


June 25th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 25 (ANI): Australian all rounder Shane Watson is almost certain to not play in the first Ashes Test, after medical scans confirmed a tear in his thigh muscle.The injury-plagued all ... Read more...

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Nadal to head to London before final Wimbledon decision


June 9th, 2009 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (DPA) Rafael Nadal will fly to London next Tuesday after undergoing medical tests in Barcelona and waiting to see whether his knees will hold up for Wimbledon. The World ... Read more...

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Stretching before exercise can actually weaken muscles


November 4th, 2008 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): Stretching before exercise can be bad for individuals, warn scientists, who found that the integral part of any athlete''s warm-up routine can actually weaken muscles.It has ... Read more...

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