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Tsegay favourite to win Delhi Half Marathon


September 10th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) One of the world's fastest half-marathoners Ethiopian Atsedu Tsegay has confirmed his participation for the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon.The 21-year-old Tsegay clocked 58.47 minutes when ... Read more...

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Ronaldinho ‘available’ for Brazil recall


September 1st, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 1 (IANS) Ronaldinho says he is ready to return to Brazil's national team should coach Mano Menezes recall the rejuvenated star.The former Barcelona and AC ... Read more...

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National TSD Rally championship launched


August 14th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 14 (IANS) The first round of the inaugural JK Tyre-FMSCI Indian National TSD Rally Championship, promoted by the Berunda Adventure Club, will be flagged off here Sunday.Nearly 50 ... Read more...

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Lahiri fires 69 to take lead


August 9th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 9 (IANS) Local hope Anirban Lahiri snatched the lead at the end of third round in the PGTI Players Championship presented by Prestige Golfshire Club after he posted ... Read more...

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Brazilian Gomes battles ‘anxiety’ before Olympic marathon


August 7th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 7 (IANS) Brazilian medal hopeful Marilson Gomes admits he is "fighting to control his anxiety" ahead Sunday's Olympic marathon.Gomes knows he must keep his emotions in ... Read more...

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Olympics: Superb Saina first Indian shuttler in Olympics semis (India Roundup)


August 2nd, 2012 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Champion shuttler Saina Nehwal rewrote history by becoming the first Indian to cruise into the Olympics badminton semifinal and bring the country's tottering campaign back the ... Read more...

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China, US to battle it out for top position in London


July 22nd, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) China beat long-time Olympic powerhouse United States in the number of gold medals at Beijing 2008 but in London it might be a different story.China ... Read more...

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Carter, O’Sullivan set up second final encounter at snooker


May 6th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield (England), May 6 (IANS) Ronnie O'Sullivan and Ali Carter will meet each other in the World Snooker Championship final for the second time, after they both survived the last-four ... Read more...

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O’Sullivan puts one foot in snooker final


May 5th, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield (England), May 5 (IANS) Ronnie O'Sullivan moved closer to the World Snooker Championship final Friday after his six-frame burst helped him take a 11-5 lead over Matthew Stevens.In the ... Read more...

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World snooker: Cao Yupeng loses, Hendry thrashes holder


April 29th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield (England), April 29 (IANS) China's Cao Yupeng lost 7-13 to Ryan Day of Wales in the last 16 clash while Stephen Hendry shut out the defending champion John Higgins ... Read more...

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Mark Williams in last 16 of snooker worlds


April 27th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sheffield (England), April 27 (IANS) China's Liu Chuang suffered a first-round exit from the World Snooker Championship after a 6-10 loss to Welsh veteran Mark Williams here.The 22-year-old Liu, who ... Read more...

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Isinbayeva targets last Olympic gold before retirement


April 18th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, April 18 (IANS) Russian pole vault queen Yelena Isinbayeva has said the only thing that can stop her winning a third straight Olympic gold medal in London this summer ... Read more...

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Flamengo players in tears after exit from Copa Libertadores


April 17th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 17 (IANS) Former Barcelona playmaker Ronaldinho said that Flamengo's players were in tears following their elimination from the Copa Libertadores.Despite winning their final group match against ... Read more...

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Don’t know the candidate, voting for Sheila (Sidelights)


April 15th, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) How many people knew the name of the candidate they voted for in Sunday's municipal elections in the national capital? It seems very few, ... Read more...

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Kashmir’s Mughal motor rally to have bikes too


April 15th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, April 15 (IANS) After the success of a Jammu and Kashmir motor rally that traverses through the historic Mughal Road - once a favourite route of emperors Akbar and ... Read more...

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Flamengo eliminated from Copa Libertadores


April 13th, 2012 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, April 13 (IANS) Emelec's dramatic victory over Olimpia in Paraguay's capital Asuncion eliminated Brazilian giants Flamengo from the Copa Libertadores.Defender Jose Quinonez scored the injury-time winner ... Read more...

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Avantha Masters: Thailand’s Prom impresses in second round


February 17th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 17 (IANS) Thailand's Prom Meesawat made huge ground on the leader with an flawless eight-under-par 64 to stay two shots back of Scott Peter Whiteford after the second ... Read more...

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Nadal overpowers Federer to reach Australian Open final


January 26th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) World No. 2 Rafael Nadal overcame his greatest rival Roger Federer 6-7, 6-2, 7-6, 6-4 Thursday to reach his second Australian Open final here Thursday.Belarusian ... Read more...

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Wozniacki confident of getting fit before Australian Open


January 12th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 12 (IANS) World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki is optimistic of her chances of participating in the year's first Grand Slam, the Australian Open, after suffering a wrist injury ... Read more...

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Ribery starts on the bench against India


January 10th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) French winger Frank Ribery was named on the bench for Bayern Munich's match against India at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Tuesday.Ribery who started ... Read more...

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Joergensen wins Copenhagen badminton Masters


December 30th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, Dec 30 (IANS) Denmark's Jan Oe Joergensen stunned compatriot and world number four Peter Gade to claim the Copenhagen Masters badminton title.Joergensen Thursday outlasted Gade 14-21, 25-23, 22-20, in ... Read more...

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Cheryl Burke gives fitness tips


December 27th, 2011 - 2:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) "Dancing with the Stars" winner has fitness tips for those who want to stay in shape during the holiday season.The two-time winner of the show believes ... Read more...

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Dwyer receives FIH ‘Player of the year’ award


December 10th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Dec 10 (IANS) Australian hockey superstar Jamie Dwyer was honoured with the men's FIH Player of the Year for 2011 while compatriot Matthew Swann won the Young Player award.It ... Read more...

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Kenyan Sammy Kirop eyes new record in Delhi half marathon


November 25th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) There is a strong field for the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon Sunday and runners expect better timings on a faster course.The marathon will have a ... Read more...

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Gangjee tied 5th in Singapore Open golf, Jeev shares 9th place


November 10th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Nov 10 (IANS) India's Rahil Gangjee shot a 6-under par 65 to finish at tied fifth after the first round of the Barclays Singapore Open golf here Thursday while ... Read more...

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Korean golf star Choi seeks an elusive major title


October 15th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 15 (IANS) Korean golf star K.J. Choi, seeking an elusive first Major title, says the fire is still burning strong in his belly. Choi, who will host his ... Read more...

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Hero Indian Open: Unheralded Chiragh Kumar takes surprising lead


October 13th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Unheralded Chiragh Kumar of India fired an eight-under-par 64 to take a surprising one shot lead in the first round of the Hero Indian Open ... Read more...

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Korean star Choi envisions bright future for Asian golf


October 13th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 13 (IANS) Korean star golfer K.J. Choi has predicted that Asians will start to dominate the World Rankings within the next 10 years, thanks to the continued ... Read more...

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Rana, Naik lead in Raid de Himalya rally


October 12th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Manali, Oct 12 (IANS) Manali resident Suresh Rana, a five time winner, along with his Bangalore-based co-driver Ashwin Naik, established an early lead in the Extreme category on the first ... Read more...

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Six-time ‘Raid’ winner in top gear again


October 10th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Oct 10 (IANS) Suresh Rana, six-time winner and defending champion of Raid-de-Himalaya, one of the world's toughest off-road motor rallies beginning here Tuesday, will focus on preserving the vehicle ... Read more...

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Villegas, Kim to play in Iskandar Johor Open


October 6th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Johor Bahru (Malaysia), Oct 6 (IANS) Star players Camilo Villegas and Anthony Kim have confirmed their participation in the fifth edition of the $2 million Iskandar Johor Open golf Nov ... Read more...

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Djokovic withdraws from China Open


September 29th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 29 (IANS) World No.1 and defending champion Novak Djokovic has pulled out of the China Open tennis tournament in the wake of a negative report from his ... Read more...

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Himmat Rai, Da Silva Share lead at ISPS Handa Singapore golf


September 10th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 10 (IANS) Brazilian Adilson Da Silva produced some samba with a superb third round five-under-65 to share the third round lead with tenacious Indian Himmat Rai at the ... Read more...

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US Open: Djokovic, Federer, Williams advance as retirements continue


September 4th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (IANS) Novak Djokovic improved his record to 60-2 in 2011 by beating 39th-ranked Nikolay Davydenko 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 Saturday night to reach the fourth round ... Read more...

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Yashas wins Chandigarh Junior golf, Shreya takes girls title


July 1st, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 1 (IANS) Mysore's Yashas Chandra won his second title of the season with a steady 74 that helped him overhaul Tarundeep Singh Chadha in the final round of ... Read more...

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