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We are in the G8 of sport: Italian Olympic panel chief

August 14th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 14 (IANS) Italian Olympic Committee (CONI) president Gianni Petrucci has said "the Italian team has excelled in the London Olympics" and that the country has earned one more ... Read more...

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IOC bans Syrian hurdler for doping

August 11th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Syria's 400-metre hurdler Ghfran Almouhamad has been disqualified from the London Olympics after testing positive for a banned substance, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced ... Read more...

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Melbourne GP not needed: Formula One boss

February 11th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 11 (ANI): The chairman of the Australian Grand Prix corporation has said that Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone feels let down that the value of the Melbourne GP is being ... Read more...

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CGF confirms Sri Lankan boxer failed drug test

October 25th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Sri Lankan boxer Manju Wanniarachchi, who won gold in the 56 kg category at the Commonwealth Games, was Monday confirmed as the fifth athlete to fail drug ... Read more...

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Australian wins first gold in Olympic stadium test event

April 18th, 2008 - 11:23 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, April 18 (Xinhua) The first gold medal in a test event of newly constructed Beijing Olympics stadium, called 'Bird's Nest', went to Australian race walker Jared Tallent. Tallent, 23, covered 20 ... Read more...

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