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Bhupathi-Bopanna in Cincinnati tennis quarters


August 17th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Cincinnati, Aug 17 (IANS) Sixth seeds Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna moved into the men's doubles quarterfinal here at the Cincinnati Masters tennis after receiving a walkover.Dutch Robin Haase ... Read more...

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Rogers Cup: Paes-Melzer in semis, Sania-Bethanie exit


August 12th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal/Toronto, Aug 12 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and his Austrian partner Jurgen Melzer moved into the semi-finals of the men's doubles Rogers Cup while Sania Mirza and her American partner ... Read more...

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Wimbledon: Bopanna-Zheng out of mixed doubles


July 6th, 2012 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and his Chinese partner Jie Zhang crashed out of the mixed doubles after they lost their quarterfinal match in Wimbledon here Thursday.Bopanna ... Read more...

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Serbia trashes British reports on Olympics tickets sales


June 19th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade (Serbia), June 19 (IANS) Serbian Olympic Committee (OKS)secretary general Djordje Visacki said there was no basis for British media claims that OKS officials had sold tickets for the London ... Read more...

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Nadal, Djokovic eyeing history in French Open final (Lead)


June 9th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 8 (IANS) World No.1 Noval Djokovic crushed Roger Federer in the French Open semi-final here Friday to set-up a title clash with title holder and six-time champion ... Read more...

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French Open: Ferrer sends out a warning to the favourites (Lead)


June 2nd, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 2 (IANS) Sixth-seeded David Ferrer sent out a stern warning to the pre-tournament favourites by demolishing Russia's Mikhail Youzhny in straight sets here Saturday.The Spaniard steamrolled through to ... Read more...

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Serbia bans player for refusing to sing anthem


May 29th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Belgrade, May 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Serbian midfielder Adem Ljajic has been suspended from the national team for refusing to sing the national anthem before his country's friendly against Spain, the ... Read more...

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Nadal wins sixth Rome Masters title


May 21st, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 21 (IANS) Rafael Nadal became the first tennis player to win six Rome Masters titles after defeating World No.1 Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-3 in a rain-affected final ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Bopanna lose in Rome Masters’ semis


May 20th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 20 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Mahesh Bhupathi lost to Spanish duo Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez in the semifinals of the ATP Rome Masters tennis event ... Read more...

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Einstein starved his wife of sex?


April 30th, 2012 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) While the world knows Albert Einstein for his theory of general relativity which effected a revolution in physics, a book has revealed the genius expected his ... Read more...

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Djokovic dreams big in Olympic year


April 19th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, April 19 (IANS) Winning all the four tennis Grand Slams and an Olympic gold is never easy, but Serbia's World No.1 Novak Djokovic dreams of fulfilling it.The Serbian ... Read more...

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Paes pockets 50th doubles title with Miami win


April 1st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Miami (Florida), April 1 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek came back from a set down to beat second-seeded Max Mirnyi and Daniel Nestor in the ... Read more...

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Gangsters kill rival, ‘eat him for lunch’


March 23rd, 2012 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) Serbian gangsters beat a gang member to death with a hammer, skinned and boned him with a sharp knife then put him through a meat grinder ... Read more...

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I dare to dream: Djokovic


February 7th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 7 (IANS) "I dare to dream about becoming the best player. Now I have this special award and I think everything is possible," said Serbian tennis giant ... Read more...

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Chennai Open: Paes, Tipsarevic annex doubles crown


January 9th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS) Leander Paes rolled back the years with a dominating performance, as he along with new partner Janko Tipsarevic, defeated Israeli combination of Jonathan Erlich and ... Read more...

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SAFF Cup: Pakistan coach and captain not on same wavelength


December 1st, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Pakistan football coach Zavisa Milosavljevich and captain Jaffer Khan were not on the same wavelength regarding the team's preparation for the South Asian Football Federation ... Read more...

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Federer climbs to third place in World rankings


November 28th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) Roger Federer's sixth ATP World Tour Finals title that he won after beating Frenchman Jo-Wilfred Tsonga here Sunday, catapulted him to third position in world ... Read more...

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Ferrer thrashes Djokovic to reach semis at ATP final


November 24th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) Spain's David Ferrer thrashed world No.1 Novak Djokovic in straight sets, earning a semi-final berth at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals.Ferrer, ranked No.5 in ... Read more...

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Novak Djokovic wins Rogers Cup


August 15th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bermuda, 15 Aug (THAINDIAN NEWS) Top ranked Novak Djokovic is enjoying a tremendous year in 2011 after he picked his ninth title on Sunday. The Serbian tennis star won the Rogers Cup ... Read more...

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Russia calls on EU, NATO over military actions in Kosovo north


August 10th, 2011 - 7:11 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 10 (IANS) Russia has called on the European Union, NATO and the UN to prevent a possible attempt by Pristina to regain control over Serb-populated regions in ... Read more...

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India beat Qatar in international football friendly


July 18th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, July 18 (IANS) India held on to their early lead to beat a higher-ranked Qatar in an international football friendly at the Al Sadd Stadium in Doha Sunday night.It ... Read more...

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Djokovic wins maiden Wimbledon title


July 3rd, 2011 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Novak Djokovic defeated defending champion Rafael Nadal 6-4, 6-1, 1-6, 6-3 to win his maiden Wimbledon title here Sunday.It was Djokovic's third major title, having ... Read more...

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Djokovic reaches Wimbledon final, claims No.1 ranking


July 2nd, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) Serbian Novak Djokovic reached his first Wimbledon final with a 7-6(4), 6-2, 6-7(9), 6-3 victory over France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in three hours and seven minutes ... Read more...

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Loss came at the bad moment, says Djokovic


June 4th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 4 (IANS) Serbian Novak Djokovic said he knew that his 43-match unbeaten dream run would come to an end soon, but never expected it to come at ... Read more...

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Serbian grooms ‘import’ Albanian brides


May 11th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, May 11 (IANS/AKI) Skewed birth-rate in Serbia has caused a shortage of young women in the country, and as a result prospective grooms are seeking brides from neighbouring Albania, ... Read more...

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Paes-Bhupathi in the Sony Ericsson Open doubles final


April 1st, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi saved one match point before cruising to the Sony Ericsson Open doubles final with a 6-3, 5-7, 11-9 victory ... Read more...

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Djokovic beats Federer at Indian Wells to take world no.2 ranking


March 20th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
Indian Wells, Mar 20(ANI): Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in three sets to take the world No.2 ranking and set up an Indian Wells final against Rafael Nadal.Djokovic will replace 16-time ... Read more...

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Chelsea buys Benfica defender David Luiz for 21.5 million pounds


February 1st, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): After buying ace striker Fernando Torres in a record deal, Chelsea wrapped up the 21.5 million pounds signing of Benfica defender David Luiz just minutes before the ... Read more...

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Djokovic deserved to win Australian Open men’s singles title: Murray


January 30th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 30(ANI): World No.5 Andy Murray, who lost Sunday's Australian Open men's singles final to Novak Djokovic, has said that the World No.3 deserved to win the tournament.Djokovic swept ... Read more...

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Novak Djokovic Registers Second Australian Open Title, Beats Andy Murray


January 30th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Melbourne, Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic cruised to victory during the finals of the Australian Open men's singles on Sunday at a packed stadium in Melbourne ... Read more...

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Djokovic whips Murray to capture second Aussie Open title


January 30th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 30(ANI): World No.3 Novak Djokovic thrashed World No.5 Andy Murray in Sunday's Australian Open men's single final to claim his second Grand Slam title.Djokovic swept past Murray 4-6, 2-6, ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Paes through to Australian Open semi-finals


January 26th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 26(ANI): The India Express, Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes, have entered the semi-finals of the Australian Open with a straight sets win over Michael Lodra and Nenad Zimonjic.The third-seeded ... Read more...

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Bagging ‘low priced’ Vidic best piece of business I’ve done in 24 years: Ferguson


January 22nd, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Manchester United boss has called defender Nemanja Vidic a warrior, as the skipper marks the fifth anniversary of his debut at Old Trafford this week.The United boss ... Read more...

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Stosur, Clijsters sail into round three of Australian Open


January 20th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20(ANI):Fifth seed Samantha Stosur powered into the third round of the Australian Open by beating unseeded Russian Vera Dushevina on Thursday.Stosur destroyed Dushevina 6-3, 6-2, in 80 minutes at Melbourne ... Read more...

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Malisse enters final of Chennai Open


January 8th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 8 (IANS) Xavier Malisse proved that age is not necessarily a factor at the competitive level as he ousted a younger Janko Tipsarevic, the sixth seed, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, to ... Read more...

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