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Olympic badminton: China win women’s doubles gold


August 5th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) China won the badminton women's doubles gold here at the Olympics Saturday, despite the country's top seeds being thrown out for match-fixing, underlining their domination ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: Li Xuerui beats No.1 Wang for gold


August 4th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) China's Li Xuerui took gold in the women's badminton singles Saturday, beating compatriot Wang Yihan in three games to continue her winning finals record against ... Read more...

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Olympics: Wang retires to hand Saina badminton bronze (Lead)


August 4th, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) India's Saina Nehwal won women's singles bronze in badminton Saturday when her opponent Wang Xin of China broke down with a knee injury after taking ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: Russia earns first medal in women’s doubles


August 4th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian pair Valeria Sorokina and Nina Vislova crushed Canadians Alex Bruce and Li Michele to take the Olympic badminton bronze in the women's doubles Saturday.The ... Read more...

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IOC to investigate coaches’ role in badminton scandal


August 2nd, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) The investigation into the match-throwing scandal in Olympic badminton competitions is not over yet. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has asked for further inquiry to know ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: China’s Yang quits badminton after being expelled


August 2nd, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) China's Olympic badminton doubles champion Yu Yang has decided to quit the sport, hours after being disqualified from the Games here for "throwing a match".Her announcement ... Read more...

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Olympics badminton: South Korean appeal rejected


August 2nd, 2012 - 2:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) An appeal by four South Korean badminton players against their disqualification from the Olympics for match-fixing has been rejected, the head of the Badminton World ... Read more...

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Olympics: BWF rejects India’s appeal, Jwala-Ashwini out (Lead)


August 2nd, 2012 - 1:53 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) It was finally the end of the road for India's top women's doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa in the 2012 London Olympics after ... Read more...

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We fully respect BWF ruling: Chinese Olympic delegation


August 2nd, 2012 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) The Chinese Olympic delegation said Wednesday that they respect the ruling of the Badminton World Federation (BWF), who suspended four women's doubles pair for "not using ... Read more...

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India’s badminton coach Gopichand accuses Japan of ‘wanting to lose’


August 1st, 2012 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) India's badminton coach Pullela Gopi Chand Wednesday accused Japanese pair of Mizuki Fujii and Reika Kakiiwa of "wanting to lose" at a Olympic Games group match ... Read more...

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We hope to make it to quarters: Ponnappa


August 1st, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Contrary to widespread belief that their appeal has been rejected, India's ace doubles shuttler Ashwini Ponnappa hopes she and Jwala Gutta would make it to ... Read more...

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Olympics: Eight badminton players thrown out (Third Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Eight women badminton players were disqualified from the London Olympics' doubles event for throwing matches to get a favourable opponent.The pairs are: Wang Xiaoli and Yu ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: Four women’s doubles pair suspended (Second Lead)


August 1st, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) The 2012 London Olympics organisers Wednesday suspended four female doubles badminton pairs for "not using one's best efforts to win a match".The pairs are: Wang Xiaoli ... Read more...

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Chinese Olympic delegation probes shuttlers’ suspicious play


August 1st, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) The Chinese Olympic delegation has started investigations into allegations that some of its badminton players were deliberately losing in the group stage of the London Games."The ... Read more...

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Olympic badminton: Chinese off to a good start


July 29th, 2012 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) The first day of badminton competition at the Olympics saw little surprise as Chinese players enjoyed comfortable starts at the Wembley Arena.Fledgling shuttler Li Xuerui beat ... Read more...

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74-year-old Chinese woman jailed for graft


June 5th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 5 (IANS) A 74-year-old former woman executive of a state-owned company in Chinese business hub Shanghai was Tuesday sentenced to life in prison on corruption charges.Wu Xiaoli, former ... Read more...

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China beat South Korea to reclaim Uber Cup


May 27th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Wuhan (China), May 27 (IANS) China reclaimed the Uber Cup badminton event after beating South Korea 3-0 in the final here.China blanked the South Koreans Saturday for their 12th Uber ... Read more...

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China vows to take back Uber Cup


May 18th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Wuhan (China), May 18 (IANS) Badminton powerhouse China, who conceded the Uber Cup to South Korea two years ago, vowed to revenge on home courts this time, fielding its world ... Read more...

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Saina, Jwala-Diju reach quarters of Korea Open (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal advanced Thursday to the women's singles quarterfinals of the Korea Open Superseries badminton in Seoul defeating Chinese Taipei's Shao Chieh ... Read more...

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Korea Open: Saina advances to quarters


January 5th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal advanced Thursday to the women's singles quarterfinals of the Korea Open Superseries badminton in Seoul defeating Chinese Taipei's Shao Chieh ... Read more...

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India lose to China in Sudirman Cup badminton


May 26th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) India lost 1-3 to China in the quarterfinal of the Sudirman Cup badminton championship in Qingdao, China, Thursday.According to information received here, Yun Cai and ... Read more...

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Uber Cup loss helps Chinese women’s team in Asiad


November 14th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 14 (IANS) The Uber Cup loss turned up to be a valuable lesson for the Chinese team, said badminton head coach Li Yongbo after the side moved into the team ... Read more...

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CWG table tennis: Soumyadeep, Sharath storm into semis (Roundup)


October 12th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
By Bharat Sharma New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) India's Soumyadeep Roy upset fancied Cai Xiaoli of Singapore while defending champion Achanta Sharath Kamal beat another Singaporean Ma Liang to enter the semi-finals of ... Read more...

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CWG: India take 31st gold, tally highest in Games (Afternoon Lead)


October 12th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Shooters Heena Sidhu and Annu Raj Singh won a gold in the 10-metre air pistol pairs event at the Commonwealth Games here Tuesday, taking India's gold tally ... Read more...

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CWG table tennis: Soumyadeep Roy enters semis


October 12th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) India's Soumyadeep Roy upset fancied Cai Xiaoli of Singapore 4-1 to enter the semifinals of the men's singles table tennis event at Commonwealth Games Tuesday.Roy, in the ... Read more...

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India out of Thomas, Uber Cup


May 12th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) India's challenge in Thomas and Uber Cup badminton ended with the men's team losing to Indonesia and the women's team going down to China in the quarterfinals ... Read more...

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World Badminton men’s, women’s final to be all Chinese affair (Lead)


August 15th, 2009 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy Hyderabad, Aug 15 (IANS) Led by 'Super' Lin Dan, a strong field of Chinese players stormed into the finals of the World Badminton Championships here Saturday, underlining the country's dominance ... Read more...

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Jwala, Diju lose in Indian Open final


March 29th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 29 (IANS) India's mixed doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Diju Valiyaveetil faltered in the finals, going down to Indonesian Flandy Limpele and Vita Marissa in the $120,000-dollar Indian Open ... Read more...

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Hypertension follows kids into adulthood


June 17th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Children with hypertension are likely to have elevated blood pressure in adulthood as well, according to a new study.The study led by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School ... Read more...

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Childhood blood pressure levels reflected in adult life


June 17th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 17 (IANS) High blood pressure or hypertension in childhood often follows the individual into adulthood, says a new study. The analyses of previously published tracking studies spread over the last ... Read more...

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