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Chinese tennis boss admits Li Na not well educated

September 4th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 4 (IANS) China's tennis chief has pointed out that the lack of systematic education has been the root of Li Na's weak nerves that led to a sudden ... Read more...

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On cart: Economy, sports, food & drama (IANS books this week)

April 28th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Exercise the intellect with an inspiring cache of books this weekend. Browse with IANS...1.Book: "The Blue Sweater"; Written by Jacqueline Novogratz; Published by Harper Collins-India; ... Read more...

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Federer arrives in Australia for Davis Cup tie

September 14th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Sep 14 (IANS) Swiss tennis superstar Roger Federer arrived in Australia and had his first practice Wednesday for the Davis Cup starting Friday.The winner of a record 16 ... Read more...

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Tendulkar’s bat to be major attraction at sporting memorabilia charity auction in Mumbai

October 16th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 16 (ANI): A cricket bat autographed by ace cricketer Sachin Tendulkar would y be the major attraction at a sporting memorabilia charity auction scheduled to be held on ... Read more...

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Serena Williams, The Premier Female Tennis Player, Withdraws from The Imminent U.S. Open

August 21st, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
New York,August 21, 2010 (Just Flashed): The American tennis superstar, Serena Williams, took herself out on Friday from the forthcoming U.S. Open. The rationale behind her skipping the premier tournament this year ... Read more...

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Federer lends support to Tiger Woods

February 23rd, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23(ANI): Tennis superstar Roger Federer has given his backing to disgraced American golfer Tiger Woods, saying he should now be left alone to repair his marriage."Tiger is a good ... Read more...

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Serena Williams feeling broody

February 7th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): Tennis superstar Serena Williams desperately wants to have kids with her rapper/actor boyfriend Common.However, Williams is not sure if she'll be a responsible mother as she once ... Read more...

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Rude Nation? America ponders loss of public civility

September 17th, 2009 - 9:37 am ICT by IANS
By Andy Goldberg Los Angeles, Sep 17 (DPA) Americans have often had a reputation in much of the world as brash and rude. Now a torrent of expletives, vitriol and name-calling has ... Read more...

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Family presence gives Jeev comfort at Majors (US Open Diary)

June 21st, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Farmingdale, June 21 (IANS) Jeev Milkha Singh, the standard bearer of Indian golf, has a good number of his family members here at the US Open. While wife Kudrat ... Read more...

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Sharapovas hitched-up shorts enough to draw wolf-whistles from fans!

June 25th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): Maria Sharapovas tuxedo look is not so manly after all the tennis superstar won wolf-whistles from the crowd after hitching up one side of her shorts and ... Read more...

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Sharapovas shorts leave her skirt fans devastated!

June 24th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): Tennis superstar Maria Sharapovas plans of swapping her frills with mens shorts at this years Wimbledon have come as a shock to her male admirers.Tennis fans are ... Read more...

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Maria Sharapova dumps skirts for shorts this Wimbledon

June 23rd, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): Tennis superstar Maria Sharapova is ready to set a new style statement at this years Wimbledon. The 21-year-old tennis sensation will give up her frills for shorts at ... Read more...

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Golfing legend Norman to wed tennis super star Evert

June 5th, 2008 - 8:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 5 (ANI): Australian golfing legend Greg Norman and tennis superstar Chris Evert will tie the knot on June 28, according to the Palm Beach Post in Florida.The paper has ... Read more...

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Sharapova and WTA reach a compromise over photo shoot schedule

May 14th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by admin
New York, May 14 (ANI): Tennis superstar Maria Sharapova has reached a compromise with the World Tennis Association (WTA) over a photo shoot she previously refused to participate in.The Russian tennis ... Read more...

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Sharapova may have to fork out a million in fines

May 5th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by admin
London, May 5 (ANI): Tennis superstar Maria Sharapova could end up being fined close to a million dollars for defying the authorities running the sport. The 21-year-old Siberian has already been docked ... Read more...

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