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Kothari ousts Habib to make last 8


June 21st, 2012 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 21 (IANS) Kolkata's Sourav Kothari held off a late surge from top seed and local hero Rafath Habib to win 4-2 and enter the quarter-finals of the Kences ... Read more...

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Errani-Vinci win French Open women’s doubles final


June 9th, 2012 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Paris, June 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Italian pair of Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci have won the women's doubles at the French Open after defeating Russia's Maria Kirilenko and ... Read more...

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Schalke, Hannover grab victories in German Bundesliga


March 19th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 19 (IANS) Schalke 04 came from behind to win 4-1 against Kaiserslautern while Hannover thrashed Cologne 4-1 to complete the 26th round of the German Bundesliga.Bottom team Kaiserslautern ... Read more...

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Bayern stage faultless performance to stay on top


September 25th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 25 (IANS) Germany's Bayern Munich showed all its class when it defeated Leverkusen 3-0 to remain on the top of Bundesliga football Saturday.The Bavarians dominated the match ... Read more...

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A 4-0 whitewash against India is possible: Swann


August 5th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) England spinner Graeme Swann feels a 4-0 whitewash is possible in the Test series against World No.1 India."I'd like to think that it's possible to win ... Read more...

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Abramovich to spend 80 million pounds to bring ’sexy football’ to Chelsea


May 3rd, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich wants Chelsea to play more thrilling and attacking style next season and is ready to spend another 80 million pounds this summer to ... Read more...

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CWG Hockey: New Zealand beat South Africa 4-2


October 6th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) New Zealand saw off a spirited challenge from South Africa to win 4-2 for their second success in pool B of the men's hockey competition at the ... Read more...

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Uruguay could spoil Dutch party


July 5th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 5 (DPA) Every piece of good theatre needs a villain, and there is no doubt who will fill that role come Uruguay's World Cup football semi-final clash with the ... Read more...

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Germany among top title contenders after latest big win


July 4th, 2010 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Hamburg, July 3 (DPA) Germany have firmly established themselves as serious World Cup football title contenders after the latest big win, 4-0 over Argentina in the quarter-finals Saturday. "World champions in waiting?" asked ... Read more...

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Maradona sympathises with England


June 28th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 28 (DPA) It is not everyday you will hear Diego Maradona express sympathy for England, but the Argentina coach was none too happy with the goal they should have been ... Read more...

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Jubilant Germans see sweet justice in 4-1 win over England


June 28th, 2010 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 27 (DPA) Central Berlin resounded Sunday with trumpeting vuvuzelas, whistles and honking car horns, as fans cheered a German 4-1 World Cup victory over England which, for many, righted wrongs ... Read more...

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This day in World Cup history — June 11


June 11th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 11 (DPA) This day in World Cup football history -- June 11. June 111933 - The first-ever World Cup qualifying match is played between Sweden and Estonia in Stockholm. The host ... Read more...

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Bob & Mike Byran were featured on ‘60 Minutes’ on the 21st of March 2010


March 22nd, 2010 - 9:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Mar 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tennis players Bob and Mike Byran were featured on the show ’60 Minutes’ on the 21st of March 2010. They are identical twins, and ... Read more...

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Serena enters Oz Open semi-finals with comeback victory over Azarenka


January 27th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.27 (ANI): Defending Australian Open champion Serena Williams staged a magnificent comeback to beat Belorussian Victoria Azarenka in a quarterfinal match on Wednesday.The American was in serious trouble at a ... Read more...

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Merchant enters All India snooker last eight


January 21st, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) Top seed and favourite Yasin Merchant kept his nerves to win 4-3 against veteran Geet Sethi en route to the quarterfinals of the Alumni Club All-India invitational snooker ... Read more...

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Prashanth upstages Gajjar in ITF tournament


August 18th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Fourth-seeded Indian Rohan Gajjar, finalist in the last ITF tournament here a month ago, looked rusty and was upstaged in the first round this time around by ... Read more...

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Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews help Blackhawks advance


May 12th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by GD
The Chicago Blackhawks went on to the Western Conference finals for the first time after 1995 as Patrick Kane scored his first hat trick and Jonathan Toews scored the final goal in ... Read more...

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Oz pacer Johnson wants ”4-2” Test win over South Africa


March 17th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), Mar.17 (ANI): Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Johnson says his side is keen on achieving a 4-2 score line against South Africa, and hopes to win the Cape ... Read more...

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Gerrard praises Liverpool character after victory


March 15th, 2009 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (DPA) Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard praised his side's character after their stunning 4-1 defeat of champions Manchester United at Old Trafford. Gerrard, who scored the equaliser after United had taken ... Read more...

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Liverpool crush United to storm back into title race


March 15th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (DPA) Liverpool burst back into the English Premier League title race with a stunning 4-1 away win against Manchester United to cut the gap between themselves and the champions ... Read more...

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Blake blasts past Lu, Simon into Indianapolis semis


July 19th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Indianapolis (Indiana), July 19 (DPA) Former winner James Blake and second-seed Gilles Simon paced the quarter-final field at the Indianapolis Tennis Championships with the 2006 champion crushing his Taiwanese opponent to advance. ... Read more...

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Kuerten says farewell as Serbs struggle on opening day


May 26th, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by admin
DPA Paris, May 26 (DPA) Gustavo Kuerten bid farewell to tennis as Serbian seeds struggled to reach the second round on a dramatic opening day at the French Open Sunday. The popular three-time ... Read more...

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Amritraj beats Soeda, India 2-0 up in Davis Cup


April 11th, 2008 - 7:55 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Prakash Amritraj fought back to clinch a thrilling five-setter against Go Soeda of Japan in the second singles to give India a 2-0 lead in the Asia ... Read more...

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Ghana soccer coach happy as team bags third place


February 16th, 2008 - 1:31 am ICT by admin
DPA Kumasi (Ghana), Feb 10 (DPA) Ghana coach Claude Le Roy said he was very proud of his players after the team came from behind to win 4-2 against Ivory Coast to give ... Read more...

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