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Huge challenge for warring tennis players to deliver at Olympics

Huge challenge for warring tennis players to deliver at Olympics

A divided house filled with animosity like never before — that’s what the Indian tennis contingent looks like heading into the London Olympics but it would be a mistake to…

Sardara, Sandeep key to India’s Olympic success: Nobbs

Sardara, Sandeep key to India’s Olympic success: Nobbs

Placed in a tough pool, India’s hockey coach Michael Nobbs says vice-captain Sardara Singh and ace drag-flicker Sandeep Singh’s form would be crucial to the team’s chances in the upcoming…

It’s not all about me in West Indies, says Gayle

It’s not all about me in West Indies, says Gayle

Talismanic opener Chris Gayle has pushed back on suggestions that his wicket is key to the West Indies fortunes in the One-Day International series against New Zealand. The left-hander has…

Young Chinese kids put through gruelling gymnastic routines

Dozens of young children inChinaare being put through gruelling gymnastic routines in a school inNanjingas the country”s authorities look to find the future stars from their young hopefuls. Gymnastic stars are known…

Mark Boucher quits international cricket

Mark Boucher quits international cricket

Veteran South Africa wicketkeeper Mark Boucher announced his retirement from international cricket on Tuesday after undergoing eye surgery following a severe injury this week. Boucher suffered a laceration to his…

Top players sue Bangladesh over unpaid wages

Top players sue Bangladesh over unpaid wages

The Federation of International Cricketers’ Association (FICA) said on Wednesday it will join players in legal action over unpaid wages by the Bangladesh Premier League, calling the situation “a joke”.…

Afghans launch first professional football league

Afghans launch first professional football league

Afghanistan is launching its first professional football championship with the ambitious goal of bringing peace to the war-torn country — and with teams chosen on a groundbreaking reality television show.…

We will not come back empty-handed: Vijender

We will not come back empty-handed: Vijender

Beijing Games bronze-medallist boxer Vijender Singh has assured that “we will not come back empty-handed” from the forthcoming London Olympics and said that they were very positive about their chances.…

London 2012: The golden generation of Indian shooters

London 2012: The golden generation of Indian shooters

Speculation can often be a futile exercise but Indian shooters` success stories in recent years have ensured that they head into the London Olympics with bright hopes of adding on…

Murray to take a break from tennis after Wimbledon heartache

Murray to take a break from tennis after Wimbledon heartache

British tennis star Andy Murray would take some time off from tennis after defeat in the Wimbledonfinal at the hands of Swiss great Roger Federer. Murray suffered bruises all over…