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Paes threatens to withdraw from Olympics


June 20th, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) India's tennis ace Leander Paes Wednesday served notice to the All India Tennis Association (AITA) saying he would pull out of the London Olympics ... Read more...

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Hewitt gets wildcard for Wimbledon


June 13th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Former champion Lleyton Hewitt is one of 13 players to receive a wildcard entry to this year's Wimbledon tennis tournament, organisers confirmed.Australian Hewitt beat ... Read more...

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Myneni, Marsalek in final of ITF Futures


November 11th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 11 (IANS) Sanketh Myneni justified his wildcard entry as he advanced to the final of the TNTA-ITF Futures tennis tournament by defeating fourth seeded Roberto Ortega Olmedo of ... Read more...

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Ankita Lokhande out of ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4′


January 21st, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) After the shocking elimination of Krushna Abhishek and Yana Gupta, TV actress Ankita Lokhande and her choreographer Nishant have been voted out of Sony TV's dance reality ... Read more...

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Hockey legend Samiullah hails Pak’s wildcard entry into 2011 Champions Trophy


December 20th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 20(ANI): Former Pakistani hockey player Samiullah Khan has lauded the International Hockey Federation's decision to award a wildcard entry to Pakistan in the 2011 Champions Trophy."It is very good ... Read more...

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Wickmayer back on court a winner in wake of Belgian ban reversal


January 4th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Jan 4 (DPA) US Open semi-finalist Yanina Wickmayer celebrated the overturning of a 2009 ban for missing drug testing dates by earning an opening-day victory to advance Monday at the ASB ... Read more...

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Molik awarded wildcard into Australian Open


December 24th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 24 (DPA) Alicia Molik's comeback effort during the last half of 2009, after reversing her retirement plans, resulted in a Christmas Eve wildcard entry into next month's Australian Open ... Read more...

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I’ve lost ‘Bigg Boss’, but I feel like a winner: Kambli


November 21st, 2009 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Former India cricketer Vinod Kambli has been evicted out of the third season of reality show "Bigg Boss" within two weeks of his stay, but he ... Read more...

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I want to slap Rohit Verma: Tanaaz Currim


November 14th, 2009 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Popular TV actress Tanaaz Currim, the latest contestant to be evicted out of reality show "Bigg Boss 3" is so angry with co-participant, fashion designer Rohit Verma, ... Read more...

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India’s Anjaan RJ among ‘Best Job in the World’ finalists


April 3rd, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 3 (ANI): India's Anjaan RJ has made it to the list of top 16 candidates for Queensland island's 'best job in the world'.Anjaan from Bangalore will fly down to Hamilton ... Read more...

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Taiwan woman steps closer to Australia’s dream job


March 25th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 25 (DPA) Taiwan's Clare Wang was Wednesday destined to join 10 others in the running for the highly paid dream job of caretaker on a paradise island in Australia's Great ... Read more...

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Russian hottie brings special skills to Australia’s dream job


March 12th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 12 (DPA) The Brisbane judging panel said Thursday it was investigating press reports that one of the 50 candidates it shortlisted for the dream job of caretaker on a paradise ... Read more...

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No Surprises on Idol’s Group Three Results


March 5th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
America's most-watched TV Show, the American Idol released its results for Group Three and not surprisingly, there was no one who was not expected to be in the Top 12.On the episode ... Read more...

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Hot 50 for Australia’s top job named


March 3rd, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 3 (DPA) More than 34,000 applicants learned Tuesday they hadn't made the shortlist of 50 candidates for the dream job of highly paid caretaker on a paradise island in Australia's ... Read more...

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Prakash loses to Santoro his first ATP Tour final


July 14th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Port (Rhode Island), July 14 (IANS) Prakash Amritraj could not stop Frenchman Fabrice Santoro from retaining the Campbell's Hall of Fame singles title, but even the defeat in the final ... Read more...

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