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India, Pakistan resume rivalry on football pitch
India, Pakistan resume rivalry on football pitch

In what will be a curtain-raiser to the upcoming Asian Games, India and Pakistan resume their rivalry on the football pitch as they lock horns in the first of two friendly matches here tomorrow, bringing to an ..

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Injured Watson out of Zimbabwe ODI series  Injured Watson out of Zimbabwe ODI series

Australia all-rounder Shane Watson has pulled out of the tour of Zimbabwe with an ankle injury and has been replaced by Phil Hughes, Cricket Australia said on Saturday.< ..

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Putting India under constant pressure is key to success:Woakes   Putting India under constant pressure is key to success:Woakes

England have been rewarded for putting Indian batsmen under constant pressure says home paceman Chris Woakes, who took three wickets in visitors first innings collapse o ..

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Rooney ready to lead from the front for United Rooney ready to lead from the front for United

Wayne Rooney believes he is ready to play a lead role in Louis van Gaal's Manchester United revolution after being appointed as the team's new captain.

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Sharapova rallies to beat spirited Halep Sharapova rallies to beat spirited Halep

Maria Sharapova won a re-match of her French Open title victory over Simona Halep, rallying for a 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 win to reach the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters.

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Federer ousts Murray to reach semi-finals Federer ousts Murray to reach semi-finals

Roger Federer calmly worked through a second-set deficit to defeat Andy Murray 6-3, 7-5 for a place in the semi-finals of the ATP Tour's Cincinnati Masters.

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Bonanza for CWG medallists, other sportspersons Bonanza for CWG medallists, other sportspersons

There was a bonanza for several sportspersons here today with the Telangana Government presenting cash awards to players like Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu and Gagan Narang fo ..

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Sierra Leone, Liberia skip Youth Olympics due to Ebola virus Sierra Leone, Liberia skip Youth Olympics due to Ebola virus

Sierra Leone and Liberia, both affected by the deadly Ebola virus, will skip the Youth Olympic Games starting Saturday, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said he ..

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Sania-Cara pair loses in second round Sania-Cara pair loses in second round

India's campaign ended at the Cincinnati Masters tennis tournament after Sania Mirza and Cara Black went down to Anabel Medina Garrigues of Spain and Kazakhstan's Yarosl ..

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India 'B' win World Billiards Team Championships title   India 'B' win World Billiards Team Championships title

India's 'B' team defeated its 'A' side 5-4 in an all-Indian final to clinch the inaugural World Team Billiards Championships title here.

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India face arduous task to level the series India face arduous task to level the series

Battered and bruised in the last two matches, it will be a test of character for India's underperforming players as they go into the fifth and final Test against England ..

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Cricket
Tendulkar bids adieu to domestic cricket in style Tendulkar bids adieu to domestic cricket in style

Sachin Tendulkar`s farewell game in domestic cricket ended in a manner befittin ..

We are under no pressure, says Ashwin We are under no pressure, says Ashwin

It may be a do-or-die encounter for India but off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin t ..

Let Arjun Tendulkar enjoy his cricket: Rohan Gavaskar Let Arjun Tendulkar enjoy his cricket: Rohan Gavaskar

Well aware of the burden of expectations that comes with a legendary surname, f ..

Ranji important but no guarantee for selection: Tendulkar Ranji important but no guarantee for selection: Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar might have taken the Ranji route to prepare for his swansong T ..

Hockey
India hockey colts camp begins in Bangalore today India hockey colts camp begins in Bangalore today

The preparatory camp of the Indian colts ahead of the junior men's hockey World ..

Like cricket, Indo-Pak hockey series will be successful: PHF Like cricket, Indo-Pak hockey series will be successful: PHF

Buoyed by the success of the recently-concluded India-Pakistan bilateral cricke ..

Australia, Netherlands storm into men's hockey semis Australia, Netherlands storm into men's hockey semis

World champions Australia outplayed Pakistan 7-0 today to ease their passage in ..

Former hockey players lambast 'bunch of mediocre' Olympians Former hockey players lambast 'bunch of mediocre' Olympians

There is a dearth of quality hockey players in India and the present national t ..

Tennis
Sharapova in semis of Madrid Open Sharapova in semis of Madrid Open

Russia's Maria Sharapova advanced to the semifinals at the Madrid Open after a ..

Bhupathi-Bopanna enters quarters, Paes, Sania ousted Bhupathi-Bopanna enters quarters, Paes, Sania ousted

The Indian pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna entered the quarter-finals ..

Djokovic knocked out of Madrid Masters Djokovic knocked out of Madrid Masters

World No.1 Novak Djokovic was knocked out in the second round of the Madrid Mas ..

AITA recommends Vijay Amritraj for Dhyan Chand Award AITA recommends Vijay Amritraj for Dhyan Chand Award

The All India Tennis Association (AITA) Thursday recommended former player Vija ..

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Bagan faced with make or break situation against United SC Bagan faced with make or break situation against United SC

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Bangalore to host 2014 World Snooker Championship Bangalore to host 2014 World Snooker Championship

Bangalore today won the right to host the next year's IBSF World Snooker Champi ..

'Indian TT has improved significantly in the last decade' 'Indian TT has improved significantly in the last decade'

India has improved significantly as a table tennis nation in the last decade, C ..

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