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Saina to work with Indian cricket team analyst


July 26th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Badminton star Saina Nehwal will work with Indian cricket team's performance analyst S. Ramakrishan to finetune her game in the run up to the ... Read more...

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Reality shows are scripted, says comedian Vir Das (Lead)


December 28th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) He has carved a niche for himself as a stand-up comedian and is now trying his luck on big screen, but Vir Das has no intention ... Read more...

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Jabulani ball creators under fire for goal drought at World Cup


June 18th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 18 (ANI): Jabulani, the ball for 2010 FIFA World Cup has landed its makers, Britain's Loughborough University, in trouble after one of the dullest and lowest scoring starts to the ... Read more...

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Jabulani designer unconcerned by criticism


June 2nd, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 2 (IANS) Players have vehemently criticised the World Cup match ball, Adidas Jabulani, but designer Andy Harland says he is "unconcerned". Harland, who developed the ball at Loughborough University's Sports Technology ... Read more...

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“Perfect football” for WC is 20 percent more accurate than any made before


May 16th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 16 (ANI): Andy Harland, who used to keep goal for Shepshed Dynamo in Leicestershire, has spent four years creating the "perfect ball" that will be 20 percent more accurate than ... Read more...

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Smart balls reveal how better bowlers get that perfect strike


January 11th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Always wondered how some people always manage to get a strike in the bowling alley, while you struggle to keep your shots out of the gutter? Well, a ... Read more...

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Cricket helmet visors ‘not strong enough’


July 11th, 2008 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) The helmet worn by New Zealand cricketer Daniel Flynn, who suffered injuries when a bouncer smashed his helmet grill, offers little protection , British researchers into safety equipment ... Read more...

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T-shirts that sense muscle activity may athletes perfect their moves


July 5th, 2008 - 11:25 am ICT by ANI
London, July 5 (ANI): European Union scientists have created a prototype T-shirt that uses small sensors to monitor the activity of individual muscles, and thereby may help people ensure that they ... Read more...

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