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Tipsarevic stuns Djokovic in Madrid Open

May 12th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 12 (IANS) Janko Tipsarevic produced another surprise in the Mutua Madrid Open when he defeated fellow countryman, number one seed and tournament favourite Novak Djokovic 7-6(2), 6-3.The ... Read more...

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Ireland beat Namibia to qualify for World T20

March 24th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 24 (IANS) Ireland became the second team to qualify for the ICC World Twenty20 Sri Lanka after beating Namibia by nine wickets in the second final of the ... Read more...

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Brisbane Open: Hantuchova in finals after Clijster retires

January 6th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, Jan 6 (IANS) Four-time Grand Slam winner Kim Clijsters pulled out mid-way with an hip injury in her semifinal tie against Daniela Hantuchova in the WTA Brisbane International tennis ... Read more...

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Nadal moves forward while Henin eliminated in Paris

June 1st, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Paris, May 31 (DPA) Rafael Nadal assumed his accustomed place in the later stages of the French Open Monday, his fourth-round defeat a year ago just a fading memory. But his fellow ... Read more...

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Raina, Bisht advance to Asian Junior pre-quarters

May 26th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) National grasscourt champion Ankita Raina overcame stiff resistance from Pakistan's Ushna Suhail 7-6, 6-4 and stormed into the pre-quarterfinals of the Asian Junior Tennis Championships at the ... Read more...

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Westwood shoots course record, wins twin titles; Jeev ends 13th (Lead)

November 22nd, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Krishnaswamy Dubai, Nov 22 (IANS) A trip into the water on the very last hole saw Jeev Milkha Singh miss out on a chance to make the top-10 in the inaugural ... Read more...

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Djokovic closer to overhauling Murray; Nadal beats Safin

October 9th, 2009 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 9 (DPA) Novak Djokovic can return to the world number three ranking later this month if he reaches the final of the China Open tennis. The Serb second seed put ... Read more...

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Andy Murray enters semis in Cincinnati Masters

August 22nd, 2009 - 3:22 am ICT by IANS
Cincinnati (Ohio), Aug 22 (DPA) Andy Murray saved his title defence at the Cincinnati Masters Friday as he carved out a 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 quarter-final victory over Julien Benneteau on the ... Read more...

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Britain hand India 3-2 defeat in Olympic hockey qualifier

March 7th, 2008 - 10:38 pm ICT by admin
Santiago (Chile), March 7 (IANS) Great Britain crashed through India's defence with a rasping last-minute strike from Rob Moore to snatch a thrilling 3-2 win and virtually stormed into the final of ... Read more...

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Britain beat India 3-2 in Olympic hockey qualifier

March 7th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Santiago (Chile), March 7 (IANS) Great Britain edged past India 3-2 and assured themselves of a place in the final of an Olympic Games hockey qualifying tournament here. Thursday night's result means ... Read more...

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