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US Open: India’s Somdev makes a first-round exit


August 28th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 28 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman made a first round exit from the men's singles of the US Open tennis tournament, going down to Spaniard Ruben Ramirez ... Read more...

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I was lucky to qualify for the Olympics: Kashyap (Interview)


July 24th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Deserving athletes have sometimes failed to make it to the Olympics and others have found themselves there by quirk of fate. India's badminton star Parupalli ... Read more...

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Shuttler Kashyap qualifies for London Olympics


April 28th, 2012 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) India's Parupalli Kashyap Friday qualified for the London Olympics with third-seeded Chinese Chen Jin pulling out of the quarterfinal match, citing a wrist injury, in ... Read more...

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Sonu Ahluwalia tiptoes into showbiz, but not aping ex (With Images)


April 26th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) He is an orthopaedic surgeon back in Los Angeles and now Sonu Ahluwalia, who was married to actress Pooja Batra, is set to enter ... Read more...

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Serbia-Czech Republic in Fed Cup final


April 23rd, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Jelena Jankovic and Ana Ivanovic won their reverse singles matches to take Serbia into the Fed Cup final for the first time, beating Russia 3-2.Jankovic ... Read more...

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World Cup performance exceeded my expectations: Yuvraj


April 1st, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Yuvraj Singh, who made a telling contribution in India's World Cup triumph a year ago, says he never expected to do well in the ... Read more...

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Argentina’s Del Potro dreams of ATP No.1 spot


March 24th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, March 24 (IANS) Argentinian tennis star Juan Martin del Potro, currently No.11 in the world ATP ranking, said he dreams of "becoming No.1", though he admitted that the ... Read more...

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Wozniacki confident of getting fit before Australian Open


January 12th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 12 (IANS) World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki is optimistic of her chances of participating in the year's first Grand Slam, the Australian Open, after suffering a wrist injury ... Read more...

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Wrist injury forces Vikas to withdraw from Olympic test event final


November 28th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Boxer Vikas Krishan (69kg) withdrew from the final bout at the Olympic test event in London due to a painful left wrist and settled for ... Read more...

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Pietersen eager to play in 2015 World Cup


October 8th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 8 (IANS) Though the rigours of international cricket take a toll on England batsman Kevin Pietersen from time to time, he is eager to continue playing till the ... Read more...

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Paes to miss Davis Cup tie against Japan


September 13th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Doubles exponent Leander Paes will miss India's Davis Cup World Group play-off tie against Japan because of back spasms he suffered during his US ... Read more...

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US Open: Sharapova, Del Potro cruise; Soderling, Williams pull out


September 1st, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 1 (IANS) Maria Sharapova breezed past Anastasia Yakimova in 70 minutes to advance to the third round of the US Open here Wednesday while Robin Soderling ... Read more...

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I’m back to playing my best tennis: Sania Mirza (Interview)


June 14th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) After her showing in the first two Grand Slams of the year, India's Sania Mirza feels she is "blessed" to be fit again and ... Read more...

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We’ll win a Grand Slam doubles title some day: Vesnina


June 4th, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 4 (IANS) Russian Elena Vesnina, who lost the women's doubles final at the French Open with Sania Mirza Friday, told her Indian partner that the two would some ... Read more...

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Sania playing in a Tour quarterfinals after 2007


April 8th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Charleston (US), April 8 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza has entered her first quarterfinals at a WTA Tour tournament after three and a half years when she beat German wildcard Sabine ... Read more...

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Davis Cup: India have a tough battle against Serbia


March 3rd, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Novi Sad, March 3 (IANS) Birthday boy Rohan Bopanna will have to play out of his skin to give India a winning start against Serb Viktor Troicki in ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Sania gives Henin a fright


January 17th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza took a set off former World No.1 and winner of seven Grand Slam titles Justine Henin of Belgium before losing 7-5, 3-6, 1-6 in the ... Read more...

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Sania enters Australian Open main draw


January 16th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 16 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza entered the Australian Open main draw beating Canada's Stephanie Dubois 6-2, 6-3 in the final qualifying round here Sunday.Sania, seeded 24th, has slipped to ... Read more...

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Sania in third round of Australian Open qualifiers


January 15th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 15 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza is a step away from entering the Australian Open main draw as she battled past Russian Vitalia Diatchenko 6-4, 6-7 (7), 6-3 to reach the ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Sania in second round of qualifiers


January 14th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 14 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza moved into the second round of the Australia Open tennis women's singles qualifiers here Friday. Sania, playing with a strapped left thigh, beat ... Read more...

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CWG Boxing: India win three gold (Roundup)


October 14th, 2010 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) In their best performance in the history of the Commonwealth Games, Indian boxers won three golds at the jam-packed Talkatora Stadium late Wednesday.Suranjoy Mayengbam Singh ... Read more...

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Ashok wins title, moves to top of rankings


September 19th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 19 (IANS) Ashok Kumar didn't even need to tee-off, as the fourth and final round was rained off at the DLF Golf and Country Club and the DLF Masters was ... Read more...

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US Open: Sania Mirza’s run ends in women’s singles


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 1 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza failed to get the measure of Russian teenager Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, losing 2-6, 4-6 in the second round of the US Open here Wednesday. With ... Read more...

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Borg says Murray will win US Open


August 25th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Tennis legend Bjorn Borg is tipping Britain's No.1 tennis player Andy Murray to win his first Grand Slam at US Open next week and rates him as ... Read more...

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Shiva Thapa shines for India at Youth Olympics


August 22nd, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Aug 22 (IANS) Boxer Shiva Thapa could get India its first gold medal at the inaugural Youth Olympics here as he outpunched Zack Davies of Britain 14-4 Sunday to enter the ... Read more...

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Sania makes first-round exit from Wimbledon


June 22nd, 2010 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza-Malik was beaten in straight sets in the first round of the women's singles on the opening day of the all-England lawn tennis championships at Wimbledon ... Read more...

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Sania to quit tennis in two years to focus on hubby, marriage


June 8th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Birmingham, June 8(ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has said she will quit tennis within two years to concentrate on her marriage."I want to concentrate on my married life and it ... Read more...

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Somdev rises to career best ranking of 104


June 7th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 7 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman gained four places to reach his career-best ranking of 104 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) rankings released Monday. Somdev last week became ... Read more...

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Honeymooning Roddick to miss Rome for second straight year


April 23rd, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 23 (DPA) Andy Roddick will miss next week's Rome Masters for the second straight year as the world number seven celebrates his one-year wedding anniversary. The 2008 semi-finalist at the ... Read more...

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Somdev matches career-best rankings


April 5th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman has risen four places to match his career-high ranking of 116 in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) charts Monday. Somdev had first reached ... Read more...

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Dustin Pedroia Scores For Red Sox


April 5th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Boston, Apr 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The opening night of the Major League Baseball started off in the right note for the Boston Red Sox. Dustin Pedroia and Kevin Youkilis scored ... Read more...

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Sania Mirza all set to visit Pakistan, gets visa


March 30th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 30(ANI): Tennis sensation Sania Mirza and her family got their Pakistan visa on Tuesday, and will be leaving for Pakistan shortly to meet former cricket captain Shoib Malik and ... Read more...

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Sania drops eight places to 92 in singles rankings


March 22nd, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza, out of action because of a chronic wrist injury, has dropped eight places to 92 in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings released ... Read more...

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Kings XI Punjab have good mix of players: Sangakara


March 10th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), March 10 (IANS) Newly appointed captain of Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) Kumara Sangakara feels that despite injuries to Yuvraj Singh and Brett Lee, he has a good mix of players ... Read more...

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India’s top sportspersons felicitated in Mumbai


March 9th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 9 (ANI): Several Indian sportspersons were felicitated here at an awards function.Organised by the magazine 'Sports Illustrated;, the event saw many sportspersons including Sachin Tendulkar and Sania Mirza, ... Read more...

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