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Uniform coaching system needed, says table tennis coach
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) India's chief table tennis coach Massimo Constantini believes it will be tough to produce another player like Sharath Kamal unless the country has a uniform coaching structure.

Saturday, August 21, 2010 5:22:30 PM

Women's hockey team ready for World Cup challenge
Chandigarh, Aug 21 (IANS) Women's hockey team, which was recently rocked by allegations of sexual harassment, is now trying to re-group as both coach and captain are expecting good results in the World Cup at Rosario, Argentina, from Aug 29.

Saturday, August 21, 2010 4:57:50 PM

Tennis top guns confirm they will play in CWG
New Delhi, Aug 21 (IANS) A day after their pullout threat from the Commonwealth Games over non-payment of bills, top Indian tennis players Saturday confirmed their participation in the Oct 3-14 mega event as well as the Davis Cup tie in Chennai next month.

Saturday, August 21, 2010 12:38:57 PM

Karting Nationals: Parth tops among seniors
Coimbatore, Aug 20 (IANS) Parth Ghorpade, Raj Bharath and Jehan Daruvala won the titles in the Senior, Junior and Micro Max categories respectively in the third round of the JK Tyre Rotax National Karting Championship here Friday.

Friday, August 20, 2010 8:57:28 PM

Top tennis stars threaten CWG pullout, government blames AITA
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Top Indian tennis players Leander Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi, Somdev Devvarman and Rohan Bopanna have threatened to pull out of the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games over the non-payment of their dues. The sports ministry has held the All India Tennis Association (AITA) responsible for not submitting the requisite documents for reimbursement.

Friday, August 20, 2010 8:43:07 PM

Advani wins, Sethi falters on day 1 of World Billiards
Pune, Aug 20 (IANS) Defending champion Pankaj Advani won both his matches while Geet Sethi suffered a double defeat on the opening day of the International Billiards and Snooker Federation (IBSF) World Billiards Championship here Friday.

Friday, August 20, 2010 8:42:46 PM

Weightlifting federation lashes out at ministry, IOA
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Indian Weightlifting Federation (IWLF) secretary-general Sahdev Yadav Friday lashed out at the government and Indian Olympic Association (IOA) for being indifferent in helping them raise the $500,000 fine to the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) as a doping sanction.

Friday, August 20, 2010 6:57:27 PM

Finally, CWG catering service contracts finalised
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) After months of delay, the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (CGOC) Thursday finalised the catering services for the Oct 31-4 Games.

Friday, August 20, 2010 6:24:43 PM

Gambia's National Olympic Committee president sentenced to death
London, Aug 20 (IANS) President of the Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) -- a member of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) -- Langtombong Tamba has been sentenced to death after he was found guilty of treason, conspiracy to murder and participating in a coup four years ago to overthrow the democratically elected Government in Gambia.

Friday, August 20, 2010 6:14:35 PM

Oct 14 is CWG holiday for Haryana's Gurgaon
Chandigarh, Aug 20 (IANS) The Haryana government Friday announced that Oct 14 will be observed as a public holiday in the entire Gurgaon district in view of the closing ceremony of the 2010 New Delhi Commonwealth Games (CWG).

Friday, August 20, 2010 3:29:28 PM

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