Bhambri upsets Istomin in dead rubber

April 8th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Namangan (Uzbekistan), April 8 (IANS) India won the two dead rubbers to lose the Davis Cup Group I tie against Uzbekistan 2-3 here Sunday, when 295th ranked Yuki Bhambri ... Read more...

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Royal Mail used 4 billion rubber bands in the last 5 years

February 21st, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Under the Freedom of Information Act the Royal Mail has revealed to the Daily Telegraph that it has used more than 4 billion rubber bands in the ... Read more...

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J.K Tyres may raise prices by 3-4 percent

September 6th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Tyre manufacturer JK Tyre Monday said it may raise tyre prices by up to four percent by the month-end due to high input costs. "There is a ... Read more...

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Reigning Commonwealth champions India to train in China

July 29th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Bharat Sharma New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Reigning men's team champions India, with their singles gold medallist Sharath Kamal, will be in China for training-cum-competition next month in preparation for the Oct ... Read more...

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Murray says Britain faces years-long Davis Cup recovery

September 21st, 2009 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Liverpool, Sep 21 (DPA) Andy Murray, who risked an injury to no avail as Britain lost a Davis Cup European zonal tie at the weekend to Poland, said the nation got ... Read more...

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No comparison between IPL and Davis Cup: Cricket board

April 25th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Indian cricket board's Chief Administrative Officer Ratnakar Shetty Saturday expressed surprise over Australia's decision to pull out of the Davis Cup tie against India in Chennai ... Read more...

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Former champions Nadal, Djokovic advance at Indian Wells

March 18th, 2009 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 18 (DPA) Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic maintained winning traditions at the Indian Wells Masters, both reaching the fourth round. Top seed Nadal, the 2007 champion ... Read more...

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Germany beat US to enter Hopman Cup tennis final against Slovakia

January 7th, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 7 (DPA) Unbeaten Germany moved into a Thursday showdown with the equally spotless Slovak Republic for a place in the Hopman Cup tennis final after defeating the US 2-1 ... Read more...

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Warne warns England not to take Australians lightly in Ashes

October 8th, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Spin genius Shane Warne has warned English cricketers that they need not take their recent success under Kevin Pietersen's leadership anything more than "encouraging" as Australians still have ... Read more...

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KP still has to prove that he is a good England captain: Warne

October 8th, 2008 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.8 (ANI): Former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne has warned his friend and former Hampshire teammate, Kevin Pietersen, that he still has to prove himself as an England captain. "He is the ... Read more...

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Condom company mixes sex and art to boost sales

June 9th, 2008 - 7:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 9 (ANI): Melbourne-based condom company Legends Rubbers is hoping that the mixture of sex and art will help boost its sales with the decision to feature the works of ... Read more...

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