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Zoo animals have their own games (Olympic diary)


August 10th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Not to be outdone by the likes of sprint king Usain Bolt and swimming legend Michael Phelps, animals in the London Zoo have been busy ... Read more...

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Australia beat China to qualify for Olympic volleyball


June 10th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, June 10 (IANS) Australia qualified Sunday for the London Olympic Games men's volleyball competition, beating China 3-0 in the qualifying tournament here.Australia improved their record to five wins and ... Read more...

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Peaceniks counter ULFA with volleyball


April 6th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, April 6 (IANS) To counter the anti-talk faction of the ULFA which marks its raising day Saturday, former rebels are organising a two-day volleyball tournament.The raising day will be ... Read more...

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India claim Asiad hockey bronze (Afternoon Lead)


November 25th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 25 (IANS) After losing to Malaysia in a match that was virtually in their pocket, India redeemed themselves somewhat by claiming the men's hockey bronze at the Asian Games here ... Read more...

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Asian Games volleyball: Indian women finish ninth


November 25th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 25 (IANS) Indian women beat Maldives 3-0 to finish ninth in the volleyball competition at the Asian Games here Thursday.The Indians did not face much resistance from Maldives and ... Read more...

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Asian Games volleyball: India win placement match against Qatar


November 24th, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 24 (IANS) India blanked Qatar 3-0 in a 5-8 placement match of the men's volleyball competition at the Asian Games here Wednesday.The Indian men lifted their game after a tight ... Read more...

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India down Pakistan 3-2 in Asiad hockey; medal tally at 24 (Roundup)


November 20th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 20 (IANS) India downed sub-continental rivals Pakistan 3-2 in men's hockey at the Asian Games Saturday, while silvers in golf and sailing and bronzes in snooker and squash took the ... Read more...

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Indian spikers on a roll, enter Asiad quarters


November 20th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 20 (IANS) The Indian men continued their impressive run as they beat Qatar 3-0 to enter the quarterfinals of the men's volleyball competition at the Asian Games here Saturday.India, ... Read more...

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Satisfying day as rower Bajrang Lal claims India’s second Asiad gold (Roundup)


November 19th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 19 (IANS) Bajrang Lal Takhar claimed the nation's maiden Asiad rowing gold as Indian rowers Friday capped their best performance in the Asian Games here with five medals on a ... Read more...

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Asian Games volleyball: Indian men upset Japan, women down Maldives


November 19th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 19 (IANS) Indian men beat fancied Japan 3-2 while women put aside the Maldives 3-0 in the volleyball competition at the Asian Games here Friday.The men, ranked 38th, played their ... Read more...

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Asian Games: Four bronzes for India on day four (Roundup)


November 16th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 16 (IANS) Gymnast Ashish Kumar, swimmer Virdhawal Khade, chess International Master Harika Dronavalli and wushu exponent Bimoljit Singh Tuesday claimed a bronze apiece for India at the Asian Games on ... Read more...

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Asian Games Volleyball: India blank Vietnam 3-0 to reach quarters


November 16th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 16 (IANS) India defeated Vietnam 3-0 in their last group match to book a place in the quarter-finals of the men's volleyball competition at the Asian Games here Tuesday. ... Read more...

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Asian Games volleyball: India beat fancied Kazakhstan 3-1


November 14th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 14 (IANS) India defeated higher-ranked Kazakhstan 3-1 in the volleyball competition of the Asian Games here Sunday.World No. 38 India got the better of 31st-ranked Kazakhstan 24-26, 25-23, 25-18, 25-21 ... Read more...

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China determined to defend women’s volleyball title


July 17th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 17 (Xinhua) Despite a disappointing fifth finish in the just concluded 2008 World Grand Prix, the Chinese women's volleyball team is determined to defend its title at the Beijing Olympics. ... Read more...

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