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Hockey units unhappy at IOA's merger initiative
Chennai, May 8 (IANS) The Indian Olympic Association's (IOA) reported attempt to merge the two national hockey governing bodies - the Indian Hockey Federation (men) and the Indian Women's Hockey Association (IWHF) - has raised hackles in some quarters.

Friday, May 08, 2009 8:55:20 PM

Archery World Cup: Indian men in final; women to play for bronze
Kolkata, May 8 (IANS) Continuing the form that fetched them the men's recurve team gold in the World Cup Stage I, the Indian archers put the country in line for the yellow metal in the Stage II at Porec, Croatia Friday.

Friday, May 08, 2009 8:54:39 PM

Bhullar extends lead to nine strokes at Players Championship
Aamby Valley (Maharashtra), May 8 (IANS) Gaganjeet Bhullar produced a six under 66 in round three of the PGTI Players Championship presented by Aamby Valley Golf Club to extend his lead to nine strokes here Friday.

Friday, May 08, 2009 8:50:37 PM

Asia Cup India's first meaningful hockey venture after Olympic setback
Chennai, May 8 (IANS) India's attempts to revive their sagging hockey fortunes, after failing to qualify for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, commence in Kuantan (Malaysia) Saturday when they take on Bangladesh in the eighth Asia Cup.

Friday, May 08, 2009 6:36:03 PM

Indian hockey owes a lot to Dilip Tirkey(Comment)
Dilip Tirkey is one of those rare gems that any country would be proud to have. Tirkey's milestone of becoming the highest capped hockey player in the world during the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Ipoh, Malaysia, last month went almost unnoticed. He equalled the world record of 401 internationals, held by former Dutch captain Joren Delmee.

Friday, May 08, 2009 5:52:51 PM

Indian girls perform creditably at Colombo soccer festival
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Largely unnoticed and unsung, 22 Indian girls, forming two teams, returned from Colombo after a creditable show in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) south central under-14 festival there from May 1 to 5.

Friday, May 08, 2009 3:15:07 PM

Indian girls return with best performance card from AFC festival
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Unnoticed and unsung, 22 Indian girls, forming two 11-player teams, returned from Colombo after putting up a creditable show in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) south central under-14 festival there.

Thursday, May 07, 2009 9:35:00 PM

Sneha, Basil line up for a double crown
Pune, May 7 (IANS) Sneha Reddy of Maharashtra and Basil Khuma of Delhi put themselves in line for a double crown in the MSLTA super series Junior National Tennis Championships here Thursday.

Thursday, May 07, 2009 8:52:26 PM

Chelsea net three youngsters of Indian origin
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Top English Premier League clubs these days are on a hunt for players of Asian origin and Chelsea has short-listed three young footballers of Indian origin as part of their talent search programme.

Thursday, May 07, 2009 4:25:28 PM

India confident of promotion to Group II in Sudirman Cup
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Saina Nehwal is aware that she has a key role to play as India fight for a promotion to Group II in the Sudirman Cup badminton, that gets underway in Guangzhou, China, from Sunday.

Thursday, May 07, 2009 4:25:13 PM

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