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Nehru Cup: Syria come back twice against Cameroon (Lead)


August 25th, 2012 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Syria came back twice to draw their Nehru Cup football tournament match against the "The Indomitable Lions" Cameroon 2-2 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium ... Read more...

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Nehru Cup: Syria hold Cameroon to a 2-2 draw


August 24th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Santosh Rao New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Cameroon, "The Indomitable Lions", started their Nehru Cup football tournament campaign with an unconvincing 2-2 draw with Syria at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here ... Read more...

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Olympics: All eyes on Sushil after Yogeshwar’s bronze (Overall India Roundup)


August 12th, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) India will be hoping for a second wrestling medal at the London Olympics with Beijing bronze winner Sushil Kumar in action on the concluding day ... Read more...

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Olympics: Wrestler Yogeshwar gets India bronze after hockey embarrassment (India Roundup)


August 12th, 2012 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt gave India lot to cheer about by winning the bronze medal on a day when the hockey team, eight-time Olympic champions, ended ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: Yogeshwar wins bronze, fifth Olympic medal fo India (Roundup)


August 12th, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Indian wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt clinched the bronze medal in the men's 60kg category to give the country its fifth Olympic medal from the London Games ... Read more...

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India lose 1-2 to Germany in hockey league match


May 6th, 2012 - 2:01 am ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) India put up a spirited performance before going down 1-2 to Germany in their last league encounter of the Four Nation London Olympics Men's Hockey Test ... Read more...

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Hockey: India lose 1-2 to Germany in last league match


May 6th, 2012 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
London, May 5 (IANS) India put on a spirited performance but went down 1-2 to Germany in their last league encounter of the Four Nation London Olympics Men's Hockey Test ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Bangladesh restrict Pakistan to 236/9


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 22 (IANS) Bangladesh bowled well to restrict Pakistan to 236 for nine in the Asia Cup final at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Thursday.Opting to field, ... Read more...

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Bangladesh reach maiden Asia Cup final, India knocked out (Lead)


March 21st, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 20 (IANS) Bangladesh outplayed Sri Lanka by five wickets to enter their maiden Asia Cup final here Tuesday, knocking India out of the tournament.The hosts produced ... Read more...

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Chelsea reach Champions League quarters after thrilling win


March 15th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) English club Chelsea overcame a 1-3 first leg deficit against Italy's Napoli to book a place in the quarterfinals of the Champions League football, winning ... Read more...

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AFC Challenge Cup: India set for Philippines Challenge


March 10th, 2012 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 10 (IANS) India national football team head coach Savio Medeira feels that Sunday's encounter against Philippines in the AFC Challenge Cup will be a difficult one. The Philippines, ... Read more...

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Deron Williams scores a career record of 57 points


March 5th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Jersey Nets had a morale boosting win against the Charlotte Bobcats. The star of the night undoubtedly was Deron Williams who scored a career record ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka’s thrilling win eliminates India from CB series (Lead)


March 2nd, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 2 (IANS) Sri Lanka's thrilling nine-run win over Australia in the last pool match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) eliminated India from the finals of the ... Read more...

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Hockey Olympic qualifier: Final can be tight, but India should win (Preview)


February 26th, 2012 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) By design or by accident, India are playing France Sunday in a match that matters the most in the men's hockey qualifiers here for the ... Read more...

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INS Viraat team wins Western Fleet Regatta (With Images)


January 22nd, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 22 (IANS) Twelve teams representing Indian naval ships Sunday fought it out at for the top spot at the Western Fleet Pulling Regatta (WEFREG) with the team representing ... Read more...

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NFL scores: Colts win their first match


December 19th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Colts finally registered their first win of the season thanks to a spirited performance by the team that has already been written off as the ... Read more...

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MLB playoffs: Yankees thrash Detroit Tigers


October 5th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Going into Game 4 of the MLB playoff series on Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Rays, the New York Yankees and the Arizona Diamondbacks all faced a ... Read more...

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Spirited India hold UAE 2-2, but World Cup dreams over (Lead)


July 29th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) India put up a spirited performance to hold United Arab Emirates (UAE) 2-2 in their home-leg but their FIFA World Cup dream ended Thursday as ... Read more...

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Force India keen to make a mark in their home race


July 5th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, July 5 (IANS) Force India will look to build on their spirited performance in Valencia by scoring another points finish in the Formula One British Grand Prix here over ... Read more...

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Canada have the edge over Kenya (Preview)


March 6th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Canada will have an edge over Kenya when the two minnows clash in a World Cup Group A match at the Ferozshah Kotla here Monday.Kenyan ... Read more...

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Zuiderent raring to go against West Indies


February 27th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Pragya Tiwari New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Bas Zuiderent cannot wait to take on the West Indies in their World Cup Group B match. The veteran Dutch batsman rues his early dismissal ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Sania, Somdev go down fighting (Lead)


January 17th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza put on a spirited performance against former World No.1 and winner of seven Grand Slams Justine Henin of Belgium to go up a set ... Read more...

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Willow Smith Speaks Out In Ellen DeGeneres Show


November 4th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The saying 'talent runs in the genes' could not be more correct. Take the case of the Smith family and you will be amazed. Will Smith ... Read more...

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Durand Cup: Garhwal Heroes shock Sporting; Salgaocar beat Air India


October 28th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Delhi club Garhwal Heroes shocked Sporting Clube de Goa 2-1 while Salgaocar beat Air India 3-1 in the quarter-final league of Durand Cup football tournament here Thursday. ... Read more...

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CWG badminton: Saina leads Indian pack in quarter-finals


October 11th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Led by world No.3 Saina Nehwal, a host of Indian players moved into the quarter-finals of the individual badminton event Monday, raising hopes of multiple medals from ... Read more...

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Klose winner gives Germany best of Euro 2012 starts


September 4th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 4 (DPA) Miroslav Klose hit a second-half winner as Germany began their Euro 2012 football qualifying campaign with a 1-0 defeat of Belgium in Brussels Friday. Klose struck six minutes ... Read more...

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‘Lafangey Parindey’ survives as well


August 24th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It is turning out to be a good season for Bollywood as week after week, there is some good news trickling in. Depending upon their scale ... Read more...

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South Koreans sad about World Cup exit, proud of team


June 27th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, June 27 (DPA) Despite a disappointing exit from the World Cup in the Round of 16, South Koreans are proud of their football side's performance in South Africa. "Although they were defeated, ... Read more...

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Akram sees many positives for Pakistan in Asia Cup loss against Sri Lanka


June 19th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jun.19 (ANI): After numerous controversies that the national cricket team has witnessed in recent times, things seem to be changing for the better, which was evident from the spirited performance ... Read more...

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Ghana look to shine brighter second time around (Team Profile)


November 25th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Nairobi/Accra, Nov 25 (DPA) When Ghana finally burst into the World Cup finals for the first time in 2006, they made an instant impression by emerging from a tough group to ... Read more...

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India face Australia Monday in a do-or-die match


September 27th, 2009 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Centurion, Sep 27 (IANS) After a dissapointing loss against Pakistan, India will take on defending champions Australia in a must-win Champions Trophy Group A game at SuperSport Park here Monday. World ... Read more...

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$1 mn bonus for Gulf Cup winner UAE football team


September 19th, 2009 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Sep 19 (IANS) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced a bonus of $1 million to players, administrators and coaches of the country's under-17 football team for winning the sixth ... Read more...

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Durand Cup: Dempo beat Air India, Mahindra held by Lajong


September 14th, 2009 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) Former champions Dempo Sports Club demolished Air India 4-1 while newly-promoted I-League club Lajong did well to hold title-holders Mahindra United in a barren draw in the ... Read more...

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England as good as through to Super Eight (Lead)


June 8th, 2009 - 4:00 am ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Hosts England are as good as through to the the Super Eight stage in the World Twenty20 with an emphatic 48-run win over Pakistan in a Group B ... Read more...

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‘Ayan’ is predictable, but slick (Tamil Film Review)


April 4th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Maudgalyan Film: "Ayan"; Director: K.V. Anand; Cast: Surya, Tamanna; Music: Harris Jayaraj; Rating: **1/2The multi-billion rupee question sought to be answered through the slickly made "Ayan" is which smuggled commodity is a ... Read more...

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