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Olympic boxing: Lightweight Lomachenko wins gold for Ukraine


August 12th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko outclassed his South Korean opponent Han Soonchul in the Olympic final of the men's lightweight (60 kg) category to take the ... Read more...

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Olympic boxing: Ukraine’s Usyk slogs his way to gold


August 12th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukraine's Olexander Usyk slogged his way to Olympic heavyweight boxing gold, winning a bruising final against Italy's Clemente Russo.Usyk, the No. 1 seed, repeated his ... Read more...

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Olympics: Ukrainian powers to men’s canoe sprint gold


August 11th, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Yuriy Cheban of the Ukraine took the Olympic canoe sprint gold medal in the men's 200 metres here Saturday.Cheban, a Beijing bronze medallist in the ... Read more...

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Olympic pole vault: France’s Lavillenie soars to gold


August 11th, 2012 - 5:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) France's world and European pole vault champion Renaud Lavillenie took the gold medal Friday with an Olympic record leap of 5.97 metres.World silver medallist Bjorn ... Read more...

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Olympic bronze: Heavyweights Pulev and Mammadov win bronze


August 10th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Bulgaria's Tervel Pulev and Azerbaijan's Teymur Mammadov won bronze in the men's Olympic 91kg boxing here Friday after losing their respective semi-finals.Ukraine's Olexander Usyk ... Read more...

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Olympics: Germany beat Hong Kong for table tennis bronze


August 8th, 2012 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Beijing silver medallists Germany took bronze in the Olympic men's table tennis tournament here, defeating Hong Kong Wednesday.Germany's Timo Boll won the first and last singles ... Read more...

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Olympics: Isinbaeva wants family before considering Rio 2016


August 7th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Double Olympic champion Yelena Isinbaeva is to take a break from sport to have a child before she considers a comeback for the 2016 Rio ... Read more...

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Olympic weightlifting: Ukraine’s Torokhtiy wins 105kg event


August 7th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukrainian weightlifter Oleksiy Torokhtiy outmuscled the competition to take the gold in a close men's 105 kg weightlifting final at the London Olympics.Torokhtiy lifted a ... Read more...

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Olympic fencing: South Korea’s Kim earns sabre gold


August 2nd, 2012 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) South Korea's Kim Ji Yeon won gold in fencing's individual sabre, beating Russia's Sofya Velikaya at the London Olympics.Kim fought to a 15-9 victory to ... Read more...

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Bayern’s Tymoshchuk considering his options


July 8th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Bayern Munich midfielder Anatoliy Tymoshchuk said Sunday that he is considering offers from a range of European clubs, including from Russia.The 33-year-old Ukrainian has ... Read more...

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UEFA hails Ukraine, Poland Euro 2012 success


June 19th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 19 (IANS) UEFA President Michel Platini has expressed his satisfaction with the arrangements for the Euro 2012 in Poland and Ukraine."I am very pleased with organising. Poland and ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Ukraine coach slams fans for jeering own team


June 16th, 2012 - 5:34 am ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukrainian fans should take some lessons from the positive attitude of Irish supporters instead of jeering their own team, Ukraine coach Oleg Blokhin has ... Read more...

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Russia seeks return of citizens held in Libya


May 16th, 2012 - 6:08 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 16 (IANS) Russia will continue to try to secure the return of its citizens held in Libya and also continue to insist that the rights are observed, a ... Read more...

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Moscow seeks release of two Russians held in Libya


April 10th, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 10 (IANS) The foreign ministry Tuesday said it was doing its best to seek the release of two Russians held in Libya and accused of supporting the erstwhile ... Read more...

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Ukrainian, two Israelis get life term in Egypt


March 13th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, March 13 (IANS/AKI) Two Israelis and a Ukrainian were Tuesday sentenced to life terms in prison by an Egyptian court for smuggling arms into the country.The three were convicted ... Read more...

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Ukraine’s cold wave toll reaches 100


February 3rd, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Feb 3 (IANS) A total of 101 people have died so far in Ukraine due to severe cold weather, with 38 succumbing in the past 24 hours till Friday ... Read more...

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Ivorian Doumbia named Russia’s footballer of the year


December 29th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 29 (IANS) Ivory Coast football striker Seydou Doumbia was named Russia's Player of the Year here Thursday.Doumbia, playing for CSKA Moscow, scored 24 goals in 32 matches of ... Read more...

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Stallone announces that ‘Rocky the musical’ is coming soon


November 23rd, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hamburg, Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sylvester Stallone has announced that a musical of the hit boxing drama “Rocky” will be premiered next year in the German city of Hamburg. The project is ... Read more...

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Rocky musical to be released next year


November 23rd, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hamburg, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood star Sylvester Stallone has revealed that a musical of his hit movie “Rocky” will be released next year. The actor revealed that the musical will premiere ... Read more...

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Never advised steroids for athletes, I’m being set-up: Ukraine coach


July 5th, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Sacked Ukrainian coach Yuri Ogorobonik, who trained India's quarter-milers caught in doping, Tuesday claimed innocence and said that he was being set-up.The Ukrainian said that ... Read more...

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Haye’s manager heads for Germany to resolve ticketing war


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 2 (ANI): The trainer and manager of British boxer David Haye's, Adam Booth, will travel to Germany this week in a bid to end the ticketing war which threatens the ... Read more...

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For Wimbledon final, Murray ready to miss pal Haye’s clash with Klitschko in Germany


April 25th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 25 (ANI): British tennis champion Andy Murray may miss close pal and boxer David Haye's long-anticipated world title clash with arch Ukrainian foe Wladimir Klitschko in Hamburg, Germany, on July ... Read more...

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Hamburg to host Haye-Klitschko heavyweight bout on July 2


April 21st, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 21(ANI): WBA world heavyweight champion David Haye's 40 million pound title bout against Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko has been for July 2 in Hamburg, Germany.Klitschko's manager Bernd Boente announced that Hamburg's ... Read more...

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Wladimir Klitschko is fit to face me, says David Haye


April 2nd, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 2(ANI): WBA world heavyweight champion David Haye has said that Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko has been passed fit for their heavyweight title unification bout.There had been speculation that the Ukrainian's brother ... Read more...

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Seven countries bidding to host Haye- Klitschko heavyweight title bout


March 21st, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21(ANI): WBA world heavyweight champion David Haye's 40 million pound title bout against Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko is at the centre of a bidding war between seven countries.According to the Sun, ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi lose in semi-finals of Indian Wells


March 18th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 18 (IANS) The Indo-Pak express of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi was halted in the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas ATP Tour 1000 tournament here ... Read more...

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Gaddafi’s Ukrainian nurse says he’s in ‘good health’


March 7th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 7 (ANI): A Ukrainian nurse who worked for Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has revealed that he is in good health.The nurse, who was identified only by her first name Oksana, ... Read more...

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Ukrainian Klitschko challenges UK’s Haye to fight him on July 2


February 8th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.8 (ANI): Wladimir Klitschko has challenged David Haye to face him in a potential heavyweight unification bout on July 2 this year.The Ukrainian will fight Dereck Chisora for his IBF and ... Read more...

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Foreign tourist attacked in Puri


January 25th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 24 (IANS) A foreign tourist sustained minor injuries after three assailants attacked him in Orissa's Puri town Monday, police said.Omarov Daniel, 23, a Ukrainian national, was attacked by three youths ... Read more...

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Haye fumes at Klitschkos for avoiding bout with him


January 6th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.6 (ANI): A furious David Haye of Britainhas claimed he is done chasing the Klitschko brothers.The boxer stunned to discover that WBO and IBF world champion Wladimir had pulled the plug ... Read more...

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Klitschko brothers vow to send WBA champ Haye into retirement


December 27th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 27 (ANI): The Klitschko brothers, Wladimir and Vitali, have stated that one of them will face World Champion David Haye in 2011, and promised to send the British boxer into ... Read more...

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Maksim Chmerkovskiy Apologizes For His Outburst On DWTS Stage


November 11th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
 November 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Any reality talent hunt or competition keeps you under a certain pressure and everyone cannot handle it properly. The contestants need to maintain their cool under all ... Read more...

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40 killed in Ukraine train-bus collision (Lead)


October 12th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, Oct 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least 40 people were killed and 12 were injured when a train collided with a bus in Ukraine Tuesday, Prime Minister Mykola Azarov said.The crash occurred ... Read more...

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Challenger Haye branded a ‘little dog who runs away’ by champ Klitschko


August 2nd, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.2 (ANI): British challenger David Haye has been branded a 'little dog who runs away' by WBO, IBF and WBO world heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko.According to The Sun, Klitschko wants a ... Read more...

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Haye needs to prove himself before taking on Klitschko brothers: Tyson


July 17th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17(ANI): Former American world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson believes that current WBA heavyweight champion David Haye needs to get more experience before he takes on Klitschko brothers.Tyson insists that Haye ... Read more...

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