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The questions that Unmukt Chand raised (Comment)


September 2nd, 2012 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
On Aug 26, at 12.47 on the Sunday afternoon, Udit Bhatia, an old student of St. Stephen's College, became the first man on the planet to link Unmukt Chand, the ... Read more...

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Sachin has always inspired me: Yuvraj


April 11th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 11 (IANS) India's 2011 World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh said Wednesday that he was touched when batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar paid him a surpirse visit in London, ... Read more...

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Yuvraj returns home after winning battle against cancer (Roundup)


April 9th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India's star batsman Yuvraj Singh returned home Monday to a rousing reception after his successful treatment for a rare germ cell cancer in the ... Read more...

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Fit again Yuvraj back home after battling cancer (Lead)


April 9th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India's star batsman Yuvraj Singh returned home Monday morning amid much fanfare after undergoing treatment for rare germ cell cancer in the United States.Yuvraj ... Read more...

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Yuvraj back home after three months


April 9th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India's star batsman Yuvraj Singh returned home Monday morning after undergoing treatment for rare germ cell cancer in the United States.Yuvraj returned home along ... Read more...

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Cannavaro leads stars to play exhibition in Jakarta


February 24th, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Feb 24 (IANS) Italian World Cup hero Fabio Cannavaro arrived in Jakarta, leading several other veteran stars who are set to play an exhibition match here Saturday.Cannavaro, who captained ... Read more...

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Gambhir disappointed at not carrying team to victory


April 9th, 2011 - 3:02 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 9 (IANS) World Cup hero and Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir admitted to a serious error of judgement attempting a second run off a misfield as ... Read more...

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13 years on, Mother Teresa still draws foreign tourists to Kolkata


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, Sep 3 (IANS) Be it soccer legend Diego Maradona, tennis star Martina Hingis or football World Cup hero Diego Forlan - they have all visited the plain two-storey Missionaries ... Read more...

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Moore’s widow’s rallying call to Three Lions: Do it for Bobby


June 27th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 29 (ANI): Football legend Sir Bobby Moore's widow, Stephanie, wants the England team to win against arch rivals Germany, and urged the players to do it for the 1966 World ... Read more...

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New Zealand coach insists World Cup hero must play in friendly


February 9th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Feb 9 (DPA) New Zealand chief football coach Ricki Herbert said Tuesday that he expects to play World Cup qualifying hero Rory Fallon in next month's friendly against Mexico. Fallon has said ... Read more...

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England can win the World Cup as long as ‘greatest’ Rooney is fit: Cohen


October 11th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 11 (ANI): England's 1966 World Cup hero George Cohen thinks that Wayne Rooney is the greatest player ever and England can beat any team as long as Wayne Rooney ... Read more...

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British club makes 100 mn pounds bid for Milan’s Kaka


January 14th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) British football club Manchester City is in talks with Italy's Inter Milan for the transfer of Brazilian star Kaka for a whopping 100 million pounds ($146 million).City, one ... Read more...

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Brazil’’s Pele says Ronaldo must honour his ManU contract


July 14th, 2008 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Former Brazilian football great Pele has said that Portuguese striker Ronaldo should and must honour his contract with Manchester United, and not think of shifting to the ... Read more...

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Mums outdo men in football coaching


March 5th, 2008 - 6:25 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 5 (ANI): When it comes to coaching football, mums outdo dads because they are naturals at motivating children.According to a new study, mothers can get the best out of young ... Read more...

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