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Olympics: Chinese won’t have it easy at London


July 26th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) The Chinese table tennis team will face strong resistance in its gold quest at the London Olympics.Wednesday's draws showed that Chinese paddlers may come up early ... Read more...

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Dejected Rajpal blames HI for his omission from London list


February 27th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) A dejected former India hockey captain Rajpal Singh Monday said he expected his exclusion from the list of 48 probables for the London Olympics and ... Read more...

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Ravindra Jadeja will be top draw in IPl auction


February 3rd, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 3 (IANS) India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja will be the top draw when some 144 players from 11 countries go under the hammer at Saturday's auction for the 2012 ... Read more...

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Shocked Kiwis rally for Aussie game


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Feb.23 (ANI): New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori is aiming for a World Cup win over Australia to help lift his nation's spirits after Tuesday's earthquake in Christchurch claimed the lives of ... Read more...

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Shocked Black Caps send messages of support via Twitter to Christchurch victims


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 23 (ANI): New Zealand cricketers, who are in India for the 2011 World Cup, have reacted in horror to the bad news that at least 65 people had died ... Read more...

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Kenyans keen to make an impact


February 18th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 18 (IANS) Kenya shocked the cricketing world by entering the semi-finals of the 2003 World Cup. But this time around they will look only to causing a few upsets in ... Read more...

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Madieu Williams Bags Walter Payton Man Of The Year Award


February 7th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Arlington, Texas, Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The renowned American football safety for Minnesota Vikings, Madieu Williams has been honored with the title of Walter Payton Man of the Year. The ... Read more...

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Chicago Cubs Icon Ron Santo Dies At 70


December 4th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ron Santo, the all star third baseman for Chicago Cubs and much acclaimed broadcaster has passed away at Arizona Hospital on Thursday. The legendary player died ... Read more...

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Former Chicago Bulls Player Quintin Dailey Dies Aged 49


November 10th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American basketball player Quintin Dailey died Monday at his home in Las Vegas. Clark County Coroner's Office spokeswoman said that the late basketball player died ... Read more...

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Jenn Sterger To Meet NFL Officials Over Brett Favre’s Photo Scandal?


November 1st, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The scandal surrounding Minnesota Vikings star quarterback Brett Favre and former New York Jets sideline reporter Jenn Sterger is likely to take a new turn this ... Read more...

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LeBron James Posts Twitter Messages To Show Racist Comments Hurled At Him


October 21st, 2010 - 9:28 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The forward of Miami Heat LeBron James became the subject of angry backlash of the country after he left Cleveland Cavaliers for Miami Heat. The veteran ... Read more...

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Indian-Canadian Pereira amused by identity crisis at Delhi CWG


October 3rd, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 3(ANI): Canada's hockey captain Ken Pereira, a player of Indian origin who will be team Canada's flag bearer at the Delhi Commonwealth Games' opening ceremony, has admitted that he ... Read more...

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John Randle Inducted Into The Pro Football Hall Of Fame


August 8th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) John Randle's induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame was not just an emotional moment for the veteran player but also the fans. He received ... Read more...

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Keith Bogans Joins Chicago Bulls?


August 7th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Keith Bogans, the American professional basketball player and a free agent has reportedly joined Chicago Bulls. The basketball team has agreed to come to terms with ... Read more...

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Shaquille O’Neal Is Back With “Shaq Vs” On ABC


August 4th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Shaq Vs" season 2 episode 1 was premiered last night on ABC and it was liked and appreciated by its viewers for its innovative plot and ... Read more...

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Minnesota Vikings Coach Brad Childress Denies Rumor Of Brett Favre’s Retirement


August 4th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The coach of Minnesota Vikings, Brad Childress on Tuesday denied claims that its veteran quarterback player Brett Favre will not be returning for the 2010 NFL ... Read more...

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Lance Berkman On Verge Of Joining New York Yankees


July 31st, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 34-year-old switch-hitter Lance Berkman has agreed to join the New York Yankees. The Houston Astros and the New York Yankees on Friday reached a deal under ... Read more...

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Ex-NBA Player Lorenzen Wright’s Dead Body Found


July 29th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lorenzen Wright, 34, who had been missing since last week has been found dead. The law enforcement officials found his dead body yesterday in a wooded ... Read more...

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Detroit Tigers Acquire Jhonny Peralta


July 29th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In an attempt to strengthen its defense, that has suffered a set-back in the recent past, the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday traded Giovanni Soto, a minor ... Read more...

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Receiver Terrell Owens Joins Chad Ochocinco In Cincinnati Bengals


July 28th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Cincinnati, July 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Terrell Owens is all set to join receiver Chad Ochocinco in Cincinnati Bengals. As per the National Football League website, the team has agreed to ... Read more...

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Pakistan won’t recall Abbas for Commonwealth Games


July 28th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 28 (IANS) Sohail Abbas, Pakistan's record-breaking hockey player, will not feature in October's Commonwealth Games (CWG) in New Delhi as the country's hockey bosses have decided against including the veteran ... Read more...

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Keith Bulluck Signs One Year Deal With New York Giants


July 25th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The veteran American Football linebacker Keith Bulluck has officially joined the New York Giants. Keith Bulluck's agent Gary Wichard has informed the media that the team ... Read more...

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Steve Blake Agrees To Four-Years Contract With Los Angeles Lakers


July 3rd, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, July 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Next week NBA free agent Steve Blake will officially become the player of the Los Angeles Lakers. The revelation has been made by none ... Read more...

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Pakistanis delighted at support from Indian fans


March 3rd, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) The Pakistani hockey team was delighted to find the Indian fans supporting them in their World Cup Pool B match against Spain at the Major Dhyan Chand ... Read more...

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Brian Westbrook To Continue Playing


February 26th, 2010 - 12:53 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Philadelphia, Feb 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For Brian Westbrook the game is not yet over. After he was released from the Philadelphia Eagles team after playing under the banner for eight ... Read more...

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Giants Say Goodbye To Antonio Pierce


February 12th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York, Feb 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New York Giants have let go of their middle linebacker, Antonio Pierce. Antonio Pierce had been the quarterback of the team for the ... Read more...

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Paes planning to dabble in Hindi films


February 1st, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 1 (IANS) While still going strong on the tennis court, Indian tennis doubles ace Leander Paes is also planning to dabble in Hindi films. He has already been offered ... Read more...

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Roger Federer Wins Australian Open 2010 Men’s Final


January 31st, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Melbourne, Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Roger Federer once against proved himself to be the best tennis player of the world in present times. In the men's final of Australian Open, ... Read more...

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Maghami clinches Parsvnath International chess title


January 22nd, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Third seed Iranian Grandmaster Maghami Ehsan Ghaem ensured a thrilling end to the 8th Parsvnath International Chess Tournament by settling for a draw with Bangladeshi Grandmaster Ziaur ... Read more...

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The 2009 New Orleans Bowl Update


December 21st, 2009 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri, Dec.21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Orleans Bowl for the year 2009 has seen the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles pitched against the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders for the first time in ... Read more...

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Former Player Bernie Kosar Rumored To Be Drunk In An ESPN Interview


December 13th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former American quarterback Bernie Kosar has created quite a buzz lately as it is being speculated that the former player was drunk when he appeared at ESPN's ... Read more...

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Juwan Howard Could Not Save Portland Loss Against Cleveland


December 12th, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Cleveland, Dec. 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Friday night's basketball match between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Portland Trail Blazers warmed up the sell out crowds who had come to see the ... Read more...

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LaTroy Hawkins Signs Two-Year-Contract Deal With Milwaukee Brewers


December 10th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that the pitchers are having a gala time at the winter meetings as Milwaukee acquired the ex-Astros pitcher LaTroy Hawkins. According to Larry ... Read more...

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Derek Fischer Leads Los Angeles Lakers To Victory


November 10th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov.10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Los Angeles Lakers player Derek Fischer displayed a scintillating performance that ensured his team's victory when it clashed with the New Orleans Hornets on Sunday in the ... Read more...

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Mark Teahen To Possibly Shift To Chicago White Sox


November 6th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov. 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kansas City utility player Mark Teahen has been reported to be shifting to the Chicago White Sox team. He would be traded with Chris Getz and ... Read more...

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