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Rest of India favourites to defend Irani Cup (Preview)


September 20th, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 20 (IANS) With the cricketing attention firmly on the Twenty20 World Cup in Sri Lanka, a truncated Rajasthan, the reigning Ranji Trophy champions, take on Rest of India ... Read more...

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Raina, Kohli to India’s rescue (Tea Lead)


September 1st, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 1 (IANS) India's young guns Suresh Raina (51 batting) and Virat Kohli (33 batting) guided the hosts to 168 for four at tea after New Zealand seamers ... Read more...

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1956 Olympics: India’s dominance continues


July 11th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
The discerning reckon the hockey team to the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, led by centre-forward Balbir Singh, was one of the best ever to leave Indian shores. The squad was brimming with ... Read more...

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Manisha’s spiritual birthday (Movie Snippets)


July 5th, 2012 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 5 (IANS) Actress Manisha Koirala, who will turn 42 Aug 16, plans to take a break from her work so that she can have a spiritual birthday ... Read more...

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Yuki, Vardhan ready for Olympics (Lead)


June 20th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Amid the raging controversy surrounding Indian tennis, young guns Yuki Bhambri and Vishnu Vardhan said they are ready to partner Leander Paes at the ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Germany take on Portugal in first top clash


June 8th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lviv (Ukraine), June 8 (IANS) Germany will resume their long-standing rivalry against Portugal in their opening Group B match at the European Championship Saturday when the two traditional powers are ... Read more...

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Beckham, five young guns to bring Olympic Flame to UK


May 16th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) confirmed Wednesday that David Beckham will attend the Olympic Flame Handover Ceremony in ... Read more...

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Pailan Arrows beat Chirag Kerala for first win in I-League


April 25th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 25 (IANS) Pailan Arrows defeated Chirag United Kerala 3-0 to register their first win in I-League football at the Nehru Stadium here Wednesday.Pailan Arrows, All India Football Federation ... Read more...

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Paes’ Olympic partner hangs fire


January 1st, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 1 (IANS) Leander Paes Sunday declined to state who he will partner at the London Olympics later this year, now that he has split with long-time ... Read more...

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Chowrasia aiming for Indian Open, Merit crown


October 7th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India's S.S.P. Chowrasia will bank on local knowledge as he aims for his maiden Hero Indian Open golf title and also the Asian Tour Order ... Read more...

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HCL Bridge: Delhi teams do well on Day one


September 9th, 2011 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Sep 8 (IANS) Delhi teams Dhampur Sugar Mills and Maya Meera Sneha performed well to be placed first and second respectively after the fourth round of the team event ... Read more...

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Big Indian contingent at ISPS Handa Singapore Classic golf


September 7th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 7 (IANS) South African Jbe Kruger is looking for his first Asian Tour victory at the ISPS Handa Singapore Classic golf which starts Thursday at the Orchid Country ... Read more...

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Pak batsmen lack temperament to stay at wicket for long time: Zaheer Abbas


April 30th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 30(ANI): Former Test captain Zaheer Abbas has expressed his frustration at what he considers a lack of 'staying at the wicket temperament' amongst the current crop of Pakistani batsmen."I don't ... Read more...

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Charlie Sheen will land on his feet: Kiefer Sutherland


March 23rd, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 23 (ANI): Charlie Sheen's 'Young Guns' costar Kiefer Sutherland thinks his friend will eventually "land on his feet".Sutherland is the latest long-time pal to weigh in on the Sheen ... Read more...

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Afridi to focus on his batting in World Cup quarterfinal against West Indies


March 23rd, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Mirpur, Mar 23(ANI): Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi, who has failed miserably with the bat in the ongoing World Cup, has vowed to make amends in the quarterfinal match against West Indies ... Read more...

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Oz cricket circles debating usefulness of Brisbane cricket academy


February 7th, 2011 - 9:13 am ICT by ANI
Brisbane/Sydney, Feb.7 (ANI):Opinions are divided over how to nurture the next generation of Australian cricketers.Officials of state cricket bodies and the Brisbane-based Centre of Excellence are increasingly at loggerheads over whether the ... Read more...

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Troubled Kenya out to make impression in World Cup (Team Profile, World Cup Countdown)


February 2nd, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Bharat Sharma New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Kenya, the first non-Test playing nation to play in the semi-finals of a World Cup, are battling poor form, lack of sponsors and shoddy governance, ... Read more...

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Reducing economic inequity in insurgency-prone areas


December 5th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha Dehradun, Dec 5 (IANS) To catch them young and at their raw best - that is the motto of an environmental group that give skill training to 60 youths from ... Read more...

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Republican ‘Young Guns’ critical of Bush to offer real change to voters


September 6th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 6 (ANI): A new generation of Republican congressmen are bidding to convince voters that the Right can offer real change, and criticized former president George W Bush and the ... Read more...

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Kalmadi can’t be touched till the Games are over (Comment)


August 14th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Veturi Srivatsa The Lok Sabha debate on the alleged corruption and delays in the construction of venues for the Commonwealth Games saw some unusual trends that seem to have escaped the ... Read more...

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Salman Butt has more faith in ‘young guns’ than recalled Yousuf’s miracle cure


August 2nd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 2(ANI): Pakistan skipper Salman Butt has criticised the inclusion of former captain Mohammad Yousuf for rest of the Test series against England, saying that the team needs stability rather than ... Read more...

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Sidebottom to fight England’s youngsters for Ashes place


July 25th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): Ryan Sidebottom has warned England's young guns he will continue to breath down their necks as he chases for a place in the Ashes squad.The 32-year-old has ... Read more...

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Rameez backs young guns Ali, Amin’s inclusion in Test squad


July 18th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Rameez Raja has backed the inclusion of young batsmen Azhar Ali and Uman Amin in the national squad.Both Ali and Amin made their debut against ... Read more...

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English county teams make beeline for Pak young guns Umar, Aamer


July 16th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): Impressed by their good show during the ongoing series in England, some county teams have reportedly approached young Pakistan talents Umar Akmal and Mohammed Aamer for the next ... Read more...

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German young guns lead world football’s gen-next


July 5th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, July 5 (DPA) Germany's Mesut Oezil and Thomas Mueller are leading the charge of youngsters who are making a name for themselves at the 2010 World Cup. But Dutch defender Gregory ... Read more...

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Maradona’s Argentina crushed by Germany 4-0(Night Lead)


July 4th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 3 (DPA) Germany's young guns Saturday humbled Argentina 4-0 with a display of incisive football in the Green Point Stadium here to book a berth in the World ... Read more...

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Young German side humbles Maradona’s Argentina 4-0(Lead)


July 3rd, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, July 3 (DPA) Germany's young guns Saturday humbled Argentina 4-0 with a display of incisive football in the Green Point Stadium here to book a berth in the World ... Read more...

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Asian Tour scores on all fronts in first half of the year


June 30th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, June 30 (IANS) From newly-inked global TV deals to toasting new partners and welcoming new tournaments and champions, the Asian Tour has enjoyed a spectacular first half of the year. Asia's ... Read more...

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Premature debut in international cricket does more harm than good: Imran Nazir


June 17th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jun.17 (ANI): While Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis and the selectors have been supporting the idea of injecting more young blood in the national squad, opening batsman Imran Nazir believes that ... Read more...

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Chile look to recreate past magic


June 2nd, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Santiago, June 2 (DPA) The last time the Andean nation of Chile made an appearance at a World Cup finals was back in 1998. Since then their golden generation of players most ... Read more...

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Wenger says his Arsenal future depends on his young side


April 4th, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4 (ANI): Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted for the first time that his Arsenal future depends on his young side's ability to win silverware.Spanish giants Real Madrid ... Read more...

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Germany need to pull up their socks (Preview)


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Defending champions Germany need to tone up their game when they face Canada in their second Pool A match of the Hockey World Cup here Wednesday. In the ... Read more...

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PCB chief Butt urges selectors to focus more on U-19 cricketers


February 6th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.6 (ANI): Admitting to flaws in the whole cricket set-up of the country, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Ijaz Butt has urged the selectors to prepare a solid ground for under-19 ... Read more...

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Comprehensive ‘post-mortem’ needed to find out reasons for Pak’s Oz debacle: Qasim


January 30th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.30 (ANI): Dejected over Pakistan's string of defeats Down Under, chief selector Iqbal Qasim has said that a comprehensive 'post-mortem' is needed to figure out the reasons for such a deplorable ... Read more...

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Ex-Pak cricket greats call for replacement of ‘failed stars’ with ‘young guns’


January 27th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Jan.27 (ANI): Upset and irritated over Pakistan's dreadful performance in the ongoing Australia series, former cricketers have called for replacing ageing, non-performing players with the young guns of the under-19 team."Since ... Read more...

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