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  • World champion Idowu pulls out of Games due to safety concerns

    England’s world champion triple jumper Phillips Idowu became the second high-profile athlete in less than 24 hours to pull out of next month’s Commonwealth Games due to safety and health concerns even as two more compatriots also decided to skip the October 3-14 mega event because of injury. Australian world champion discus thrower Dani Samuels […]

    Ericsson to Connect Commonwealth Games Village

    New Delhi, India — Ericsson, in partnership with Radius Infratel, deploys its Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) technology for the Commonwealth Games Village 2010 • 8000 athletes and dignitaries staying in the Games village to get connected through FTTH platform • Ericsson to manage the network 24×7 during the Games, providing carrier class Triple play services to the […]

    CWG chief expresses concerns over Games Village

    Commonwealth Games Federation President Michael Fennell has expressed concerns over the Games Village preparation. “The condition of the residential zone has shocked the majority,” Fennell wrote in a letter to Cabinet Secretary K.M. Chandrashekar. With just 12 days to go for the sporting extravaganza, the Federation chief has expressed doubts over the state of the […]

    Yuvraj dropped, Pujara new face in Test squad against Aus

    Out-of-form Yuvraj Singh was dropped while young Saurashtra batsman Cheteshwar Pujara was selected in the 15-member Indian squad for the two-Test series against Australia, starting October 1 in Mohali. Pujara was the lone new face in the team announced by the Cricket Board selection committee in Chennai. Selection committee chairman Krish Srikkanth said the criteria […]

    An extravaganza to The Commonwealth Games 2010; Watch it live on LG’s IPS Technology LCD Screens

    New Delhi, India– With Commonwealth Games 2010 round the corner, for most sports fans’, viewing their favorite sport usually comes from the confines of the living room. This time, watch it live and in full, every single session of the sports innings this season…it’s time for the sport fanatics to treat their senses with high […]

    Indimoto.com Offers Free Carpool Service for Delhi Commonwealth Games

    The website will waive the nominal fee it charges for matching carpoolers from September 20 till October 16 for those posting carpool requests not only from Delhi but from across India. Interested commuters who wish to carpool can register on www.indimoto.com for free and put a carpool wanted ad with their respective routes and timings. […]

    Kingfisher Blue Challenge Virtual Gaming Experience in New Delhi

    Kingfisher Blue! The young and sporty brand is sure to thrill the youth once again by presenting “Challenge Virtual Gaming Experience” in New Delhi. Games would be played on a multiplayer format involving 2 players at time. The consumers will have differentiated Gaming experiences with exciting visuals with music. Kingfisher Blue Challenge Virtual Gaming Experience […]

    First of its kind ‘walk-in show’ at Red Fort from Oct

    Aiming at showcasing India’s cultural heritage, a first of its kind ‘walk-in show’ will unfold at Red Fort for visitors during the Commonwealth Games. Conceived and prepared by Aamir Reza Hussain, the one-hour show will include multi-media and water projections. “The light and sound show going on at the Red Fort for more than 30 […]

    Mary Kom defends World Ch’ship title

    India’s woman boxer M C Mary Kom has claimed a historic fifth successive World Championship title, beating Steluta Duta of Romania 16-6 in the final at Bridgetown Barbados on Saturday. Mary Kom, who competed in the 48kg category, had defeated Alice Kate Aparri of Philippines 8-1 in semifinal on Friday to assure herself of at […]

    Sania crashes out of singles event in Guangzhou Open

    India’s Sania Mirza went down fighting to local favourite Zhang Shuai 4-6 6-1 4-6 in the quarterfinals to crash out of the Guangzhou International Women’s Open at Guangzhou. The unseeded Indian ace, who shocked third seed Akgul Amanmuradova of Uzbekistan 6-4 6-3 in her previous encounter, came back strongly after a set down by winning […]