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Leander Paes, Martina Hingis Win US Open 2015 Mixed Doubles Title, All Eyes on Sania Tomorrow

Indian tennis player Leander Paes has brought acclaim again when he received the 17th Grand Slam in the US Open mixed doubles with Swiss partner Martina Hingis and all eyes are on the Women’s Mixed test tomorrow in which Martina and another Indian player Sania Mirza will enter the court. Seeded fourth, the Indo-Swiss pair defeated unseeded Americans Bethanie Mattek-Sands ...

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Barcelona Footballer Neymar Praises Boxer Mayweather Win over Pacquiao

Barcelona, May 3 (IANS) Spanish football club Barcelona’s Brazilian forward Neymar has paid tribute to boxer Floyd Mayweather after his victory by a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas. Mayweather bravely outfought Pacquiao to stretch his unbeaten overall fight record to 48-0 on Saturday. “Pacquiao is an amazing fighter but for me Floyd is the one and like ...

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Bayern Munich lift their 25th Bundesliga title

Bayern Munich were handed their third Bundesliga title in a row after Monchengladbach defeated Wolfsburg 1-0 on Sunday. Thanks to Max Kruse’s late goal, the “Foals” ended any of runners-up Wolfsburg’s title chance, and confirmed front-runners Bayern Munich, who already reaped a 1-0 win over Berlin on Saturday, as the 2014-2015 Bundesliga champions with four rounds to go this season, ...

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Modi, Sachin congratulate Indian Cricket Team on winning against SA

The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi has congratulated Indian Cricket Team on winning the match against South Africa in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 and he was joined by sports minister and Sachin Tendulkar. “Great performance. Well played. Congrats Team India. You make us proud yet again”, the Prime Minister said. Even Union Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has congratulated Indian ...

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ISL: Kerala Blasters beat Chennaiyin FC 3-0

Kerala Blasters FC blanked Chennaiyin FC 3-0 in the first leg of their Indian Super League(ISL) semi final battle to take a decisive step towards a berth in the title round here Saturday. Ishfaq Ahmed, Iain Hume and substitute Sushant Mathew found the net for the hosts who led 2-0 at half time in the jam packed Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium ...

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Indian Women Slowy Taking to Wine as New Trend

Krithika Iyer, 32, lives in Bangalore and is a human resource consultant with a multinational. She comes from a conservative family, well versed in Carnatic music and other spiritual and cultural facets that come with her upbringing. But that doesn’t hold Iyer back from stepping out of her plush Brigade Gateway apartment on a lazy Saturday noon and head for ...

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Saina, Srikanth win China Open titles

India’s leading shuttler Saina Nehwal clinched the women’s singles title of the $700,000 China Open Super Series Premier but compatriot Kidambi Srikanth grabbed all the headlines by pulling off the biggest upset of his career when he beat two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan to win the men’s singles title here Sunday. While sixth seeded Saina won her second Super Series ...

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Indian hockey in a revival mode?

By Abhishek Purohit   Indian hockey is in a revival mode with the country having won the Asian Games gold after 16 long years followed by a rare Test series win against World Champions Australia in Perth Sunday. While in the Incheon Asiad, the centre-half Sardar Singh-led team defeated South Korea and Pakistan on its way to the gold medal, ...

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