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Two Delhi boys join FC Metz academy

New Delhi, Nov 5 -- A successful trial at French football club FC Metz led to Delhi-based Maanas Kalra and Shiv Jhangiani becoming the first Indian boys to train full-time in an international European club academy while pursuing their studies at the same time.

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11/05/12
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Saina Nehwal enters French Open quarterfinals

Paris, Oct 25 (IANS) India's top seed Saina Nehwal advanced to the women's singles quarterfinals of the French Open Super Series here Thursday, easing past Sapsiree Taerattanachai of Thailand in straight games.

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10/25/12
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Wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt wins Olympic bronze medal for India

olympic 2012India's Yogeshwar Dutt won an Olympic bronze medal in the men's freestyle wrestling 60kg competition on Saturday by defeating North Korea's Ri Jong Myong. 

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08/13/12
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Mary Kom wins Olympic bronze medal for India

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India's MC Mary Kom scripted history by becoming the country's first woman boxer to win a medal at the Olympics when she finished with a bronze in the 51 kg event at the London Games past Wednesday. 

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08/11/12
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Olympics 2012 Badminton: Saina Nehwal gets Bronze medal after opponent pull out

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Saina NehwalLONDON - Saina Nehwal won the bronze medal in the Olympic women's badminton singles on Saturday after China's Wang Xin retired hurt with a knee injury.

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08/04/12
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Olympics 2012: Vijay Kumar Wins Silver Medal for India in Pistol Shooting

olympiclondonVijay KumarShooter Vijay Kumar won India’s second medal at the London Olympics Friday, winning silver in the 25-meter rapid fire pistol event. 

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08/04/12
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Olympics 2012: Gagan Narang wins a bronze , India wins first medal

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Gagan NarangGagan Narang won India's first medal at the London Olympics today by winning a bronze medal in the 10m Air rifle. 

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07/30/12
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American football is coming to India

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American football has never really caught on overseas, but a group of investors think the sport can succeed in a place where it hasn’t previously been tried: India.

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08/03/11
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Bopanna-Qureshi win Germany ATP event

Top seeded Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna and his Pakistani partner Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi won their first ATP title of the season, overcoming Robin Haase and Milos Raonic 7-6 (8), 3-6, 11-9 in the summit clash of the Gerry Weber Open in Halle, Germany on Sunday.

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06/13/11
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Sangakkara resigns as Sri Lanka captain after defeat in World Cup final

Kumar Sangakkara stepped down today as captain of Sri Lanka's ODI and T20 teams three days after his side's defeat to India in the final of the World Cup.

He has, however, offered to continue to lead the Test side on an interim basis for the upcoming series against England and Australia "if this is considered helpful for the new captain".

Sangakkara was the third highest scorer in the 2011 World Cup and scored 48 in their defeat to India in the final.

04/05/11
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