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Jayawardene and Chandimal take Sri Lanka to top of table


February 24th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Feb 24 (IANS) Sri Lanka moved to the top of the table in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series beating Australia by three wickets with four balls to spare at the ... Read more...

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Pakistani hockey team leads China 3-0 in international series


December 25th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 25 (IANS) Pakistan registered its third straight victory to lead China 3-0 in the four-match series, the first international hockey competition held in this country since 2004.Pakistan won ... Read more...

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Ghosal goes down fighting in Punj Lloyd Squash


December 15th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Saurav Ghosal went down fighting to England's Peter Barker in the pre-quarterfinals of the Punj Lloyd Squash Masters here Thursday, ending India's challenge in the ... Read more...

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World champions Blake and James win at Berlin meet


September 12th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 12 (IANS/CMC) World champions Yohan Blake and Kirani James led four young Caribbean athletes with notable victories at the International Stadium Festival meet here Sunday to enhance their growing ... Read more...

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Assam the only trump card in Congress’ bad pack


May 13th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) It won a third straight victory in Assam and managed to claw back to power in Kerala, but these were the only silver linings ... Read more...

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Marsh blames dropping crucial catches for loss against Rajasthan Royals


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, May 2 (ANI): Pune Warriors coach Geoff Marsh has blamed poor fielding for their defeat at the hands of Rajasthan Royals in Indian Premier League.Rajasthan Royals claimed their third straight ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians trounce Deccan Chargers by 37 runs(Lead)


April 24th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 24 (IANS) Mumbai Indians put up a commanding performance to trounce hosts Deccan Chargers by 37 runs to record their third straight victory in the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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West Indies overpower Ireland to stay in the hunt (Roundup)


March 11th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 11 (IANS) The West Indies continued their resurgence in the World Cup with a hard fought victory over Ireland, who for a fair distance looked well on course ... Read more...

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Nepal beats Singapore to enter Asian under-19 women cricket semi-finals


October 7th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Singapore, Oct. 7 (ANI): Nepal entered into the semi-finals of the Asian Cricket Council U-19 Women's Championship cricket tournament defeating Singapore by 70 runs at Yorker in Singapore on Thursday.The Nepali women ... Read more...

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Kotla wicket not ideal for Twenty20: Kumble


April 5th, 2010 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) The wicket at the Ferozeshah Kotla again hogged the limelight for wrong reasons with Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Anil Kumble saying that the pitch was "not ... Read more...

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Button wins Australian Grand Prix


March 28th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 28(ANI): Reigning Formula One champion Jenson Button stormed to victory in the Australian Grand Prix on the Albert Park street circuit in Melbourne on Sunday.Button claimed a second straight victory ... Read more...

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We have to maintain the intensity: Warne


March 25th, 2010 - 3:15 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 25 (IANS) Having made a comeback of sorts with their second straight victory, Rajasthan Royals captain Shane Warne said his team can still be a force to reckon with ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals outplay Kings XI Punjab by 31 runs


March 25th, 2010 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS
Mohali (IANS), March 25 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals showed signs of resurgence as they outplayed Kings XI Punjab by 31 runs for their second straight victory in Indian Premier League at the Punjab ... Read more...

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Virat Kohli leads Delhi to second straight Ranji victory


December 11th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Delhi registered their second straight victory at home, beating Maharashtra comprehensively by 10 wickets on the fourth and the final day of their Ranji Trophy Super League ... Read more...

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Gritty Bawne delays Delhi’s winning march


December 10th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Ankit Bawne struck a defiant century amidst ruins as Maharashtra dug heels here Thursday only to ensure that Delhi return to bat on the fourth and final ... Read more...

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Germany hand Australia first Champions Trophy loss


December 3rd, 2009 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 3 (dpa) World and Olympic champions Germany brought title holders Australia down to earth with a 3-1 victory in the field hockey Champions Trophy here Thursday. Jan-Marco Montag, Matthias Witthaus and ... Read more...

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Tennessee Titans Clinch Victory Against Houston Texans On Monday Night


November 24th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Houston, Nov.24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Tennessee Titans registered their fourth straight victory when they defeated the Houston Texans during the Monday night football match at the Reliant Stadium. The Texans ... Read more...

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Ravens Register Their Fourth Straight Victory Against The Browns


November 17th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Cleveland, Nov.17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Baltimore Ravens registered their victory against rival Cleveland Browns in a much anticipated match that was held on Monday at the Cleveland Browns Stadium. The ... Read more...

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Cowboys Defeat Eagles By 20-16


November 9th, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Dallas Cowboys defeated rivals Philadelphia Eagles in the National Football League match that was played on Sunday. The game that took place at the Lincoln Financial ... Read more...

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Federer lines up a childhood friend for Basle semis


November 7th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Basle (Switzerland), Nov 7 (DPA) Friendship will be on the back burner when Roger Federer faces childhood mate Marco Chiudinelli in a battle of Basle boys for a place in the ... Read more...

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Federer roars away with win at Basle


November 3rd, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Basle (Switzerland), Nov 3 (DPA) Roger Federer brushed off his game after a long autumn pause to clock his 16th straight victory at his home Swiss Indoors and start a run ... Read more...

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India not ready to lower guard against Syria in Nehru Cup (Preview)


August 28th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Defending champions India and favourites Syria will use Saturday's last round-robin match of the ONGC Nehru Cup football tournament for some sparring before their title showdown here ... Read more...

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Dilshan takes Delhi Daredevils to victory over Royal Challengers (Lead)


April 26th, 2009 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, April 26 (IANS) Tillakaratne Dilshan's explosive knock guided Delhi Daredevils to a six-wicket victory over Bangalore Royal Challengers at St. George's Park here Sunday. Electing to bat, Bangalore Royal Challengers ... Read more...

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Women candidates in Chhattisgarh put up tough fight


April 8th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 8 (IANS) The five women candidates fielded by Chhattisgrah's main parties - three by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and two by the Congress - are posing a ... Read more...

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Nadal, Roddick rip up opponents in straight sets(Roundup)


March 21st, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 21 (DPA) World No.1 Rafael Nadal of Spain will aim for a third straight victory over Andy Roddick in a semi-final clash at the Indian Wells Masters. Both ... Read more...

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Nadal, Roddick rip up opponents in straight sets


March 21st, 2009 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 21 (DPA) Rafael Nadal will aim for a third straight victory over Andy Roddick when the top seed and the on-form American square off in the semi-final ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Nadal crushes Croatian to reach third round (Lead)


January 22nd, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (DPA) Rafael Nadal continued his charge through the Australian Open Thursday, crushing Croatian Roko Karanusic 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 to comfortably reach the third round.The Spanish top seed and world ... Read more...

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Dynamic Dementieva in third round of Australian Open


January 22nd, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (DPA) Russian Elena Dementieva charged Thursday to her 12th-straight victory in a stunning season start, powering into the third round of the Australian Open with 6-4, 6-1 ease over ... Read more...

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Australia has regained the initiative against S. Africa: Hussey


January 14th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Jan.14 (ANI): Australian batsman Mike Hussey believes his side has got back to its winning ways over South Africa, and added that the home side has drawn enormous self-belief from ... Read more...

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Sahafat-Ahbab, Hindustan win in Delhi football league


January 3rd, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Sahafat-Ahbab FC and G4S-Hindustan FC won their league matches in the Delhi Soccer Association (DSA) League Championship at the Ambedkar Stadium here Saturday.Hindustan struggled hard to beat ... Read more...

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Imphal hosts 19th National Sepak-Takraw Championship


November 7th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by ANI
By L.C.K Singh Imphal, Nov.7 (ANI): Sepak-Takraw, the kick volleyball game of far eastern origin, continues to attract sports lovers here. Participating in the 19th edition of the championship, which commenced here on ... Read more...

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India reaches Azlan Shah final after 12 years


May 18th, 2008 - 10:08 am ICT by admin
Ipoh ( Malaysia ), May 17(ANI): India defeated hosts Malayasia by 2-1 in their last round robin match to reach the final of Azlan Shah hockey tournament after 12 years in ... Read more...

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Federer, Davydenko through to Estoril Open tennis semi-final


April 19th, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by admin
DPA Estoril (Portugal), April 19 (DPA) Second seed Nikolay Davydenko of Russia had to overcome a stiff resistance from Frenchman Marc Gicquel to advance to the semi-finals of the Estoril Open tennis tournament ... Read more...

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Obama scores another win over Clinton in Mississippi


March 12th, 2008 - 11:11 am ICT by admin
(Lead) By Arun Kumar Washington, March 12 (IANS) With a second straight victory over rival presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton in Mississippi's Democratic primary, Barack Obama has gathered fresh steam ahead of a crucial showdown ... Read more...

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Modi set to become CM for third time, to be sworn on Dec 27


December 23rd, 2007 - 2:39 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, Dec 23 (ANI) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is all set to return to power as the BJP is poised for a fourth straight victory in the Assembly elections winning 20 ... Read more...

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