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Olympic hockey: Jittery India suffer third defeat


August 3rd, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) A jittery India crashed to a 2-5 defeat against Germany for their third straight reverse in Group B of the Olympic men's hockey competition here Friday.The ... Read more...

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Bulgaria stun the Netherlands with win in Amsterdam friendly


May 27th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, May 27 (IANS) The Dutch football team were left disappointed after a 1-2 loss to Bulgaria here in the first of three friendlies before the start of Euro 2012 ... Read more...

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Super Kings chalk up third win (Lead)


April 20th, 2012 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 20 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings turned in a fine all-round performance to beat Pune Warriors by 13 runs here at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium Thursday to notch ... Read more...

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Have to take hard decisions: Gambhir blasts KKR batsmen


April 15th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) Coming down heavily on his batsmen after going down to Kings XI Punjab by two runs in their Indian Premier League match, Kolkata Knight Riders ... Read more...

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WSH: Karnataka Lions shock Punjab


March 24th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 23 (IANS) Former India goalkeeper Devesh Chauhan saved the blushes for Karnataka Lions who stumbled to a 2-1 win against leaders Sher-E-Punjab in the World Series Hockey tournament ... Read more...

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WSH: Lions pull off thrilling win over Cheetahs


March 11th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 10 (IANS) Karnataka Lions survived a late surge by Chennai Cheetahs to post a 5-3 win, their second only in six matches of the World Series Hockey tournament ... Read more...

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World Series Hockey: Slender win for Lions


March 7th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 6 (IANS) Karnataka Lions, courtesy three first-half penalty corner conversions by Len Aiyappa, defeated Chandigarh Comets 3-2 for their first win in four matches of the Bridgestone World ... Read more...

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AC Milan back to top with win over Cesena


February 20th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Feb 20 (IANS) AC Milan beat Cesena 3-1 to return to the top spot of the Italian Serie A football standings.Milan stormed to a 2-0 lead inside 31 ... Read more...

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Villas-Boas insists he won’t be fired by Abramovich


November 21st, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 21 (IANS) Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas reacted angrily after his team's 1-2 loss to Liverpool Sunday night at Stamford Bridge and insisted that he wouldn't be fired by ... Read more...

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Chennai Super Kings triumph over Pune Warriors by 25 runs (Lead)


April 26th, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 25 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings dug deep into their reserves to snatch a deserved 25-run win against Pune Warriors to boost their campaign in the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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We needed a good start to chase down 168: Sehwag


April 19th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) After their 16-run loss to Deccan Chargers here Tuesday, Delhi Dareveils captain Virender Sehwag said they needed a good start to chase down 168 ... Read more...

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I adapted well, says Hussey


April 16th, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Adapting to the changing game situations was the cornerstone of his match-winning knock of 83 not out, said Michael Hussey who anchored the Chennai Super Kings ... Read more...

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IPL: Chennai Super Kings beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 21 runs


April 16th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Apr 16(ANI): Defending Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Chennai Super Kings on Saturday defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 21 runs in their match at Chennai's M.A. Chidambaram Stadium.Michael Hussey top-scored for ... Read more...

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Hussey stars in Chennai Super Kings win


April 16th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 16 (IANS) Michael Hussey (83 not out) marked his return to Indian Premier League (IPL) as he anchored the Chennai Super Kings to a 21-run victory against the ... Read more...

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‘Best team in world’ Arsenal ‘going for all four titles this season’: Djourou


February 18th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18(ANI): Arsenal defender Johan Djourou feels that his team stands on the verge of "greatness" after their victory over Barcelona in Wednesday's Champions League clash.David Villa put Barcelona ... Read more...

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CWG hockey: South Africa survive a scare from Trinidad and Tobago


October 9th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) With nothing to lose, Trinidad and Tobago threatened to pull off a miracle but eventually went down 3-5 to South Africa in a Pool B ... Read more...

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Bhupathi-Mirnyi lose Cincinnati final to Bryans


August 23rd, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Cincinnati, Aug 23 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Max Mirnyi of Belarus went down 3-6, 4-6 to second-seeded Americans Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan in the final of the Western and Southern ... Read more...

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East Bengal lose 2-3 to Al Qadsia


March 24th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 24 (IANS) East Bengal went down fighting 2-3 to Kuwait's Al Qadsia to suffer their third defeat in as many games in Group D of the AFC Cup here Wednesday. The ... Read more...

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Peer marks Dubai debut with first-round win


February 15th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 15 (DPA) Israeli Shahar Peer marked her tournament debut at the Barclays Tennis Championships Monday with a 3-6, 6-2, 7-5 upset first-round win over US Open semi-finalist Yanina Wickmayer. The ... Read more...

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India tumble to third defeat in Asian basketball


September 19th, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) India's string of defeats continued as they went down 49-107 to China who posted their third straight win in the 23rd Asian Basketball Championship for women here Saturday. Playing ... Read more...

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Super Kings ride on Jakati’s brilliance to thump Chargers (Lead)


May 5th, 2009 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
East London, May 5 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings seemed bent upon committing hara-kiri by their atrocious outcricket after setting Deccan Chargers a 179-run target, but their bowlers rescued them to post a ... Read more...

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India were worthy hockey champions: Reports


April 13th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, April 13 (IANS) India were "worthy champions" of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup, but runners-up Malaysia were also "not completely outplayed", media reports said on the prestigious hockey tournament finals ... Read more...

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Heart-stopping win in Madrid leaves Sevilla fourth in Liga


December 8th, 2008 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 8 (DPA) A heart-stopping 4-3 win at crisis club Real Madrid takes Sevilla up to fourth in the Spanish Liga - and leaves Real coach Bernd Schuster on the verge ... Read more...

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National team should comprise of I-League players: Houghton


June 25th, 2008 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) India's chief football coach Bob Houghton said Wednesday that the professional I-League should be organised properly to get a big pool of players for the national team. ... Read more...

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Spanish reserves turn tables on Greece (Lead)


June 19th, 2008 - 7:37 am ICT by IANS
DPA Salzburg (Austria), June 19 (DPA) Spain's reserves showed their spirit and quality Wednesday by coming from behind to beat troubled Greece 2-1 in Salzburg. Euro 2004 hero Angelos Charisteas gave Greece the ... Read more...

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With Balaji’s hat-trick, Super Kings dump Kings XI(Roundup)


May 11th, 2008 - 2:09 am ICT by admin
Chennai, May 10 (IANS) Comeback man Lakshmipathy Balaji took five wickets, including a hat-trick, and spearheaded Chennai Super Kings to an 18-run victory against Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Super Kings beat Royal Challengers by 13 runs


April 29th, 2008 - 1:01 am ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 28 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings defeated Bangalore Royal Challengers by 13 runs in a thrilling Indian Premier League match Monday night. Set to chase 179, Royal Challengers were bundled for ... Read more...

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Harbhajan temporarily suspended from IPL for slapping Sreesanth (Intro Roundup)


April 27th, 2008 - 12:07 am ICT by admin
New Delhi/Mohali, April 26 (IANS) Mumbai Indians stand-in captain Harbhajan Singh was Saturday temporarily suspended from playing in the Indian Premier League (IPL) for allegedly slapping Kings XI Punjab paceman Sreesanth. The ... Read more...

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Harbhajan faces long ban for slapping Sreesanth(Roundup, Changing Dateline)


April 26th, 2008 - 10:16 pm ICT by admin
Mohali/Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Controversial off-spinner Harbhajan Singh faces a ban for five one-dayers after his alleged slap on Sreesanth kicked up a row. The Indian Premier League (IPL) ordered a probe ... Read more...

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Sangakkara stars in Kings XI Punjab win


April 26th, 2008 - 2:03 am ICT by admin
Mohali, April 25 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab opened their account in the Indian Premier League in a blazing fashion, registering a huge 66 run victory over Mumbai Indians Friday night. Stung by ... Read more...

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Munich held in Nuremberg, but rivals also drop points


March 30th, 2008 - 1:05 pm ICT by admin
(German football Roundup) DPA Hamburg, March 30 (DPA) Bayern Munich salvaged a 1-1 draw at lowly Nuremberg as they retained a big lead in German Bundesliga football as all of their rivals also failed ... Read more...

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