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  • Clijsters beats Zvonareva for 3rd US Open

    Kim Clijsters won her second consecutive U.S. Open championship and third overall Saturday, easily beating Vera Zvonareva 6—2, 6—1 in a final that lasted 59 minutes and lacked any drama. Clijsters is the first woman since Venus Williams in 2000-01 to win the title in Flushing Meadows two years in a row. And the Belgian’s […]

    Govt approves tennis players’ dues

    The payment row that threatened to derail India’s tennis campaign in the upcoming Commonwealth Games was resolved Saturday with the government approving Rs one crore for five elite players. The elite men’s players — Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi, Rohan Bopanna and Somdev Devvarman — had threatened to pull out of the Games if there dues, […]

    Bopanna-Qureshi end runner-up at US Open

    Gunning for their first Grand Slam title, Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-Haq fought their hearts out but had to be content with a runners-up trophy at the US Open as the Indo-Pak Express lost the men’s doubles final 6-7(6) 6-7 (3) to Americans top seeds Mike and Bob Bryan. Bopanna and Qureshi, 16th seeds, did not […]

    Mizoram To Install FieldTurf’s High Performance Artificial Turf Football Pitch

    Aizawl, Mizoram, India — Field Turf Tarkett India, the country’s leader in next-generation artificial grass and sports surfaces has been awarded the project to install a 1st of its kind, world-class Field Turf football surface in Aizawl for the Government of Mizoram. The proposed field spans an area of 80,000 square feet. This field represents […]

    Tainted Asif might take political asylum in Britain

    Fearing a violent backlash in Pakistan for his alleged involvement in the spot-fixing scandal, pacer Mohammad Asif is considering taking political asylum in Britain. According to a report in ‘The Daily Telegraph’, Asif, who is currently in England for investigations into the scam exposed by a British tabloid, had a 35-minute meeting with an immigration […]

    Expat Embraces Indian Dynamism; Launches Website to Support Charity”

    New Delhi India: A simple vision of one person has helped build an empowered organization that supports many charities in India. With an intention of creating an avenue for people to learn more about her work, the charities supported by and how people can get involved, Ms. Pam Hudson (MBE) an expat residing in India […]

    Dream11.com Launches the ‘Cricket Yoddha’ Competition for Rajdhani Thali Restaurants during the Champions League 2010

    Mumbai, India : Dream11.com, the World’s No.1 Fantasy Cricket Game today, launched the ‘Cricket Yoddha’ competition, for Mirah Group’s Rajdhani Thali restaurants, to be played during the Champions League 2010. As part of this competition, Fantasy Cricket fans and cricket lovers will have an opportunity to create their own dream team to win a total […]

    Pakistan loses 2-0 to England in T20 series

    Pakistan’s disastrous tour of England hit a new low after making its worst Twenty20 total to lose by six wickets for its second defeat in the two-match series in Cardiff,Wales. Reeling from match-fixing allegations that have resulted in three of its players being suspended by the ICC, Pakistan was bowled out for 89 and then […]

    ICC sends official notice to Kamran Akmal

    The International Cricket Council has sent an official notice to Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal telling him that he is under investigation for allegedly fixing the Sydney Test. “Only months after clearing the Pakistan team of any wrongdoing in relation to the controversial Test, the ICC has written to Kamran to advise him he is now […]

    Rain continues to lash several parts of northern India

    Monsoon continues to remain active in north India with light to heavy rainfall drenching some of the states. Torrential rain hampered the normal life in Uttarakhand today including Char-Dham Yatra route. AIR correspondent reports that many other highways and link roads are blocked at different places due to landslide following heavy rain. Widespread rain lashed […]