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India set for series sweep (Preview)


August 30th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 30 (IANS) After a lapse of 17 years, New Zealand face India at the Mangalam Chinnaswamy Stadium here looking to score their only third cricket Test win ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: Saina wins opener; Jwala-Diju lose (Lead)


July 29th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal started her Olympics campaign with a win while the mixed doubles pair of Jawala Gutta and V.Diju jeopardised their chances of making ... Read more...

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Santos set to drop Elano for Libertadores semi-final


June 19th, 2012 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 19 (IANS) Former Manchester City midfielder Elano is set to be relegated to the bench for Santos' Copa Libertadores semi-final second leg against Corinthians Wednesday.Having lost ... Read more...

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Welbeck on wonder goal: I knew it was coming


June 16th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) England striker Danny Welbeck had practised the pirouette back-flick that gave his country a vital 3-2 win over Sweden in Friday's Euro 2012 Group D ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Hodgson praises ‘clever’ Welbeck winner


June 16th, 2012 - 6:19 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) England coach Roy Hodgson has heaped praises on Danny Welbeck for his backheel flick for the winning goal in England's 3-2 win over Sweden.The 21-year-old ... Read more...

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It was like playing an away game: Gambhir


May 5th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 5 (IANS) With a packed Eden Gardens cheering their favourite son Sourav Ganguly, Kolkata Knight Riders' skipper Gautam Gambhir Saturday said it was like playing an away ... Read more...

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Watson not surprised by spirited Windies


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (St. Vincent), March 22 (IANS/CMC) Australia captain Shane Watson says the West Indies' fighting spirit in the ongoing five-match One-day international series has not come as a surprise. West Indies ... Read more...

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Sugar Bowl preview: Wolverines want to make a comeback


January 3rd, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Orleans, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Wolverines are confident that they can come out strongly in the Sugar Bowl this time around. The team led by Coach Rich Rodriguez failed ... Read more...

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On KBC’s Rs 5 cr winner’s wish list - the civil services


October 28th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) From a monthly salary of Rs.6,000, Sushil Kumar has hit the jackpot by winning Rs.5 crore ($1 million) on the game show "Kaun Banega ... Read more...

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Barca crush Atletico, Real thrash Rayo


September 25th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Sep 25 (IANS) Barcelona Football Club continued to show they are the team to beat in the La Liga with a 5-0 thrashing of Atletico Madrid Saturday night.Atletico Madrid ... Read more...

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Indians steal the show at SDAT-Ramco Chess


August 6th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 6 (IANS) Swayams Mishra, V.A.V. Rajesh, Girish Koushik and G.A. Stany upset higher rated Grandmasters as the quratet of Indian conquests highlighted the fifth round of the SDAT-RAMCO ... Read more...

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Playing short balls early in my career has helped: Mukund


July 9th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Rouseau (Dominica), July 9 (IANS) Abhinav Mukund is getting better with every innings in his debut series in the West Indies. The opening batsman attributes his success to his ability ... Read more...

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I was relaxed, waited for Balaji to make a mistake: Rayudu


May 23rd, 2011 - 4:38 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) After having carried his team to victory with a last ball six, Mumbai Indians batsman Ambati Rayudu Sunday said he was only waiting for Kolkata Knight ... Read more...

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Disappointed Vettori vows to make comeback in IPL


April 13th, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by ANI
Bengaluru, Apr 13 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Daniel Vettori has said that he is very disappointed with the loss to Mumbai Indians in front of the home crowd.Mumbai Indians on ... Read more...

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Bowlers cost us the game: Shakib


February 20th, 2011 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Dhaka, Feb 20 (IANS) Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan defended his decision to field first and said bowling cost them the opening World Cup match against India here Saturday.Replying ... Read more...

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Super Bowl Winners: Packers & Mini Darth Vader Commercial


February 7th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a Super Bowl which featured Black Eyed Peas and “Boxhead People”, Justin Beiber instead of Ozzy Osbourne, and Joan Rivers as a GoDaddy.com girl, there was not ... Read more...

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Kim Clijsters chided Todd Woodbridge over boob text message


January 20th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Seven Network TV interviewer, Todd Woodbridge got the shock of his life when Kim Clijsters revealed that a disparaging text message that he sent to her ... Read more...

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Risks with human characteristics make ‘powerful’ consumers ‘feel lucky’


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people who feel powerful are more likely to believe they can beat cancer if it's described in human terms.The study looks at ... Read more...

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New England Patriots Defies Green Bay Packers By An Inch


December 20th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sunday night turned out to be one that was extremely tormenting for the Green Bay Packers. The team missed out winning the game over the New ... Read more...

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Paul Pierce Steers Boston Celtics To Win Game Against New York Knicks


December 16th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Paul Pierce was undoubtedly the star player of last night's match between the Boston Celtics and the New York Knicks held at the Madison Square Garden, New ... Read more...

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England hopeful about winning against Pakistan


September 5th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Cardiff, Wales, Sept 5 (ANI): England's Twenty20 captain, Paul Collingwood, has said that his team will give its best to win the series opener against Pakistan.The players would give their 100 percent ... Read more...

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England and Pakistan captains vow to put fixing scandal behind


September 4th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Cardiff, Sep 4 (IANS) Vowing to put the betting scandal behind them, England and Pakistan cricket captains Saturday said their teams will give their best in the opening Twenty20 International ... Read more...

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Colbie Caillat And Amber Riley Performed In All-Star Game 2010


July 14th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 81st Major League Baseball All-Star Game which was held yesterday July 13, 2010, at Angel Stadium of Anaheim saw all-stars of the American League (AL) ... Read more...

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Cris Cyborg Defeats Jan Finney In Strikeforce


June 27th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez San Jose, June 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cris Cyborg defeated Jan Finney in Strikeforce Women's Middleweight Championship at San Jose California, USA, yesterday, June 26, 2010 and retained her Middleweight belt. ... Read more...

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Rampage Jackson Defeated By Rashad Evans


May 30th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Las Vegas, May 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday night, the crowd at the MGM Grand Garden Arena had a great treat watching Rashad Evans taking down Rampage Jackson and winning ... Read more...

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Boffins called in to study ‘impossible-to-win’ Blackpool hoopla game


May 26th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): Forensic scientists were asked to investigate a hoopla game near a seaside - because no one seemed to win it - ever.Calculations revealed that the traditional fairground game ... Read more...

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‘Shell shocked’ Ajmal vows revenge from Hussey for ICC WC semifinal humiliation


May 20th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 20 (ANI): Pakistan off spinner Saeed Ajmal has still not been able to get over the smashing that middle order Australian batsman Michael Hussey gave him during the final over ... Read more...

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Goran Dragic: The Star Of Pheonix Suns


May 8th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar San Antonio, May 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Friday night turned out to be a great night not only for the Phoenix Suns but also for Goran Dragic who contributed 26 points ... Read more...

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Illinois Team Wins Over Kent State Team In NIT Bracket On Monday


March 23rd, 2010 - 10:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Champaign, March 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Monday night, the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) took an interesting turn in the second half of the game between team Illinois and Kent State. ... Read more...

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Ohio Wins On Evan Turner’s Buzzer Beater Shot


March 13th, 2010 - 9:58 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Kansas City, Mar 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ohio State University got to win Friday's game against the Michigan University, a lion's share of the credit for which goes to the last ... Read more...

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Jens Pulver Hints Retirement After Defeat


March 7th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Ohio, March 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Saturday's WEC's featherweight clash between former UFC lightweight champion Jens Pulver and Javier Vazquez, the latter seemed determined to make a win after his ... Read more...

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Terrence Jones Leads Jefferson To Victory Against Kentwood


February 3rd, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Covington, Feb 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The basketball game between Jefferson High School of Portland and Kentwood High School was a nationally televised one, and must have been watched by a ... Read more...

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Wenger criticises ‘naive’ Arsenal players after loss to Man U


February 1st, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has launched a fierce attack on his players after branding them "naive" following a devastating 3-1 defeat against Manchester United.Wenger said it would ... Read more...

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Wenger takes blame for Arsenal’s FA Cup ouster at Stoke


January 25th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 25(ANI): Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has said that he is to blame for the team crashing out of the FA Cup at Stoke.Wenger had started the game with only ... Read more...

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Michael McDonald Sang National Anthem At Fiesta Bowl


January 5th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fiesta Bowl scheduled on Monday, January 4 was packed with entertainment for the crowd that gathered to watch the game. This year, Michael McDonald, the popular ... Read more...

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