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Gade in India Open Super Series final


April 30th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) Danish veteran Peter Gade carved out an impressive 21-15 21-19 victory over South Korea's Sung Hwan Park to storm into the final of the inaugural ... Read more...

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‘Loner’ Federer credits coach for re-igniting his flagging career


December 22nd, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 22 (ANI): Roger Federer has said that taking on a coach after years of going it alone on the world circuit has helped reignite his career.After failing to ... Read more...

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Foot injury stops Serena Williams in her tennis tracks till April 2011


December 16th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 16 (ANI): Serena Williams may not play again until next April because of her mysterious foot injury.Wimbledon champion Williams suffered a gashed right foot when she stepped on broken ... Read more...

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Breast cancer was the first opponent Navratilova feared


August 9th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 9 (ANI): Tennis legend Martina Navratilova, who has beaten breast cancer after seven months of treatment, has said it was the first opponent she feared might beat her.At the start ... Read more...

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Montgomerie doubts ‘mentally out of it’ Woods’ chances of playing Ryder Cup


August 7th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): Europe's Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie has said that No.1 golfer Tiger Woods has lost the plot mentally and has raised doubts about the American's chances of ... Read more...

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Manchester United rated as richest club in world


July 22nd, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jul 22 (ANI): Manchester United has been rated as the most valuable sporting club in the world.A study done by Forbes.com said that shrewd marketing to a worldwide fan base ... Read more...

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Murray hopes sushi munching will give him energy to beat Nadal


July 2nd, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 2 (ANI): British tennis star Andy Murray is hoping that his decision to much on the raw fish sushi, will give him the required energy to beat World No1 ... Read more...

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Chicken baguettes key to beating Tsonga, feels Murray


June 30th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): British tennis ace Andy Murray believes chicken baguettes could the key weapon to help him knockout French rival Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.The 23-year-old has been scoffing two of the ... Read more...

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Murray wants boxer Hatton to help him to deliver Oz Open death blow


January 29th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.29 (ANI): British tennis star Andy Murray has called on boxing pal Ricky 'The Hitman' Hatton to help him deliver a knock-out blow in Sunday's Australian Open final, and become ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods to get ‘rock star’ treatment during Melbourne visit


October 18th, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct. 18 (ANI): Golfing great Tiger Woods can expect rock star treatment when he visits Melbourne to play in the Australian Masters.The Sunday Telegraph reports that Woods can expect private ... Read more...

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Edberg backs Murray to bag number of Grand Slam titles


June 8th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 8 (ANI): England's No.1 tennis player Andy Murray has been tipped to bag a number of Major titles.The world No. 3 begins his grass-court season at the newly named ... Read more...

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Players being harassed by drug testers: Nadal


May 31st, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 31 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal launched a broadside at world sport's new doping rules, claiming players were being harassed by testers.The world No1 and four-time Roland Garros champion ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods daughter behind his comeback


June 11th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): World No1 golfer Tiger Woods has revealed that life with daughter Sam Alexis, who will be a year old next week, helped him to recover from the ... Read more...

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Bikram Yoga key to Andy Murray’s success against Federer


March 5th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by admin
Edinburgh, Mar.5 (ANI): British tennis player Andy Murray has credited his defeat of Roger Federer in Dubai to an unorthodox yoga technique. Conscious of a "mental weakness" which has afflicted him in the ... Read more...

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Martina Hingis quits tennis over doping charge


November 14th, 2007 - 8:16 am ICT by admin
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