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European snooker: Advani beats English veteran Mark King


August 26th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Furth (Germany), Aug 26 (IANS) Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani continued his winning streak on the Professional Snooker Tour, beating Mark King 4-3 in the fourth round of qualifiers for ... Read more...

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Olympic wrestling: Japanese women grapplers sweep two golds (Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 6:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Japan heaped two golds in a day at 48kg and 63kg women's freestyle category here Wednesday of London Olympics wrestling competition.The 63kg legend Kaori Icho beat ... Read more...

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Singapore wins Olympic table tennis team bronze medal


August 7th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Singapore won the bronze medal in table tennis women's team event of the London Olympic Games Tuesday, beating South Korea 3-0.This is the second bronze medal ... Read more...

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Olympic athletics: Isenbayeva misses hat-trick; second gold for Sanchez after eight (Athletics Roundup)


August 7th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Double Olympic Champion and World record holder Elena Isinbayeva relinquished her Olympic pole vault crown to Jennifer Suhr at the London Games.Isinbayeva had not looked at ... Read more...

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Olympics: Suhr soars over Isinbayeva, China still on top (World Roundup)


August 7th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, August 7 (IANS) Double Olympic champion and world record holder Yelena Isinbaeva relinquished her Olympic pole vault crown to American Jennifer Suhr and China held on to its top ... Read more...

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CCI Boys, Sultans meet in Mumbai billiards final


August 6th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) CCI 'Billiards Boys' and favourites PJ Hindu Gymkhana 'Sultans of Hazard' registered contrasting wins Monday to set up a title clash in The Zarine and Yazdi ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 50 points lower on S&P; warning (Lead)


June 11th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 11 (IANS) Snapping a five-day winning streak, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets Monday closed 50.86 points lower after rating agency Standard & Poor's said India ... Read more...

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Portugal can be a surprise, says Cristano Ronaldo


June 9th, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 8 (IANS) Portugal's top star Cristano Ronaldo believes that his side has the capacity to upset the tournament favourite Germany in the Group B opening match here ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Germany take on Portugal in first top clash


June 8th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 8 (IANS) Germany will resume their long-standing rivalry against Portugal in their opening Group B match at the European Championship Saturday when the two traditional powers are ... Read more...

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Sharma blitzkrieg halts Knight Riders’ winning streak (Lead)


May 12th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 12 (IANS) Riding on a scintillating maiden IPL-ton by Rohit Sharma, Mumbai Indians trumped Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 27 runs in their Indian Premier League match ... Read more...

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We have to be at our best against KKR: Rohit Sharma


May 11th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 11 (IANS) Lauding his team captain Harbhajan Singh for doing a tremendous job as skipper, Mumbai Indian batsmen Rohit Sharma Friday said his team has to be ... Read more...

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Gayle fashions Royal Challengers’ nine-wicket win over Mumbai Indians (Lead)


May 10th, 2012 - 1:39 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Royal Challengers kept alive their hopes of a play-off berth beating Mumbai Indians comprehensively by nine wickets in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the ... Read more...

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Knight Riders still have a long way to go: Gambhir


May 8th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) As Kolkata Knight Riders climbed the leaderboard, skipper Gautam Gambhir said the team still has a long way to go in the tournament and ... Read more...

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RCB desperate to return to winning streak


May 5th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 5 (IANS) With just nine points from four wins and one abandoned tie out of 10 games, hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are desperate to get back to ... Read more...

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Daredevils pace attack has blossomed under Simmons: Morkel


May 5th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils fast bowler Morne Morkel said Saturday that their pace attack has blossomed under the guidance of coach Eric Simmons."Simmons is not just ... Read more...

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Senior players helping Daredevils stay grounded: Irfan


May 4th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils all-rounder Irfan Pathan feels his team has enough wise-heads to tackle the complacency issue for the remainder of the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Daredevils hope to extend their winning streak against Warriors


April 20th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Table-toppers Delhi Daredevils will seek to extend their three-match winning streak when they face Pune Warriors in their Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at ... Read more...

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Kerber beats Wozniacki to lift WTA Copenhagen title


April 16th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Copenhagen, April 16 (IANS) Former World No.1, Caroline Wozniacki saw her winning streak at the Danish Open come to an end as Angelique Kerber of Germany downed the Dane 6-4, ... Read more...

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East Bengal look to continuing winning streak


March 29th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 29 (IANS) East Bengal would look to continuing their winning streak when they host Mumbai FC in the 22nd round I-League encounter at the Yuba Bharati Krinangan Friday. ... Read more...

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Federer claims fourth Indian Wells title


March 19th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Indian Wells (California), March 19 (IANS) Swiss maestro Roger Federer claimed his fourth BNP Paribas title, beating American John Isner in straight sets here.Federer is at par with Spaniard ... Read more...

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Nuremberg stun Monchengladbach in Bundesliga


March 5th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, March 5 (IANS) Swiss international and Nuremberg striker Albert Bunjaku handed Monchengladbach a late 0-1 loss to stop their unbeaten run of eight matches.Hoffenheim shared points with Cologne ... Read more...

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Pailan face resurgent Lajong in I-League


February 4th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 4 (IANS) Pailan Arrows, who drew with Goan giants Salgaocar SC in their last encounter, will have their morale high when they face Shillong Lajong FC in ... Read more...

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Azarenka destroys Sharapova to win Australian Open


January 28th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 28 (IANS) Victoria Azarenka of Belarus Saturday won her first Grand Slam, defeating Russian Maria Sharapova in straight sets in the Australian Open final here.The 6-3, 6-0 ... Read more...

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Aamir’s choice of films makes Kamal Haasan happy


January 1st, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 1 (IANS) He candidly admits that he couldn't have made it big in Bollywood without his mentor K. Balachander, that Hindi movies still enthuse him and that ... Read more...

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Salman continues winning streak, others shine too (2011 in Retrospect)


December 18th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) From He-Man to funny man, from flamboyant to sombre - Bollywood's top notch actors have shone on the silver screen in various avatars and ... Read more...

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Champions Trophy: Spain to meet Australia in final


December 10th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Dec 10 (IANS) Spain continued their remarkable return to form with a superb 3-1 win over The Netherlands Saturday to set up a title clash with Australia in the final ... Read more...

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New Orleans Saints vs NY Giants


November 29th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Orleans Saints are enjoying a smooth ride after winning two on the row. They will try to add the New York Giants to the ... Read more...

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Its New Orleans Saints vs. New York Giants today


November 28th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Orleans Saints will be looking forward to continue with their impressive defensive run in their last two games when they enter the pitch against ... Read more...

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Federer climbs to third place in World rankings


November 28th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) Roger Federer's sixth ATP World Tour Finals title that he won after beating Frenchman Jo-Wilfred Tsonga here Sunday, catapulted him to third position in world ... Read more...

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Federer, Tsonga chase history in ATP World Tour Finals


November 27th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 27 (IANS) Roger Federer and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will be chasing history when they meet Sunday in the title clash of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals.Federer is ... Read more...

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NFL scores: The Packers extend their winning streak to 10 games


November 21st, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Packers beat the Buccaneers 35-26 to extend their winning streak to 10 games. The Broncos beat the Jets 17-13 to take their season record 5-5-0. ... Read more...

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Munn dating ice hockey hunk


November 16th, 2011 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) American actress Olivia Munn is dating ice hockey player Brad Richards.The 31-year-old actress has been branded a "good luck charm" for the 31-year-old Canadian's New York ... Read more...

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Monday Night Football: Philadelphia Eagles vs Chicago Bears


November 7th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Philadelphia, Nov 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Philadelphia Eagles are relishing their comeback into the season. After a disastrous start, the Dream Team seems to have shrugged off the initial sluggishness and appears ... Read more...

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Federer out of top three for the first time since 2003


October 17th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Swiss champion Roger Federer Monday dropped out of the top three men's singles rankings for the first time in over eight years.The former World ... Read more...

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Germany continue winning streak at Euro 2012 qualifiers


October 12th, 2011 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Oct 12 (IANS) Germany defeated Belgium 3-1 to record their tenth victory after as many Euro 2012 qualification matches in group A at Duesseldorf Arena.With the victory Tuesday, Germany ... Read more...

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