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Marathon runner dies of exhaustion in Tamil Nadu
Chennai, Aug 31 (IANS) An athlete who fainted halfway through his marathon here Sunday was declared dead on arrival at a government hospital, official sources said.

Sunday, August 31, 2008 12:42:21 PM

JCT in Durand semi-finals, Sporting Goa on course
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) JCT are through to the semi-finals of the Durand Cup with a 3-1 victory over Tata Football Academy while Sporting Clube de Goa stayed on course by beating Air-India by a late solitary goal.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 8:16:38 PM

IOA couldn't care less for wrestling: Gian Singh
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Dhyan Chand Award winning wrestling coach Gian Singh says the country may gloat over the odd medal a wrestler like Sushil Kumar will win at the Olympics, but that does not mean the sport is on the upswing.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 8:10:09 PM

Mukesh wins Tamil Nadu Open Golf Championship
Chennai, Aug 30 (IANS) Mukesh Kumar bagged his fourth title of the 2007-08 PGTI season when he returned a score of five-under 65 in the final round of the Tamil Nadu Open Golf Championship at the Madras Gymkhana Club's course here Saturday.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 8:04:07 PM

We want to make Haryana sport superpower: Hooda
Bhiwani (Haryana), Aug 30 (IANS) Any player from Haryana qualifying for the Olympics in future will get a cash reward of Rs 1.1 million, said Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda here Saturday, adding 'we want to make Haryana a super-power in sports'.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 8:02:49 PM

Murugappa cup hockey from Sep 4
Chennai, Aug 30 (IANS) The prestigious All-India MCC Murugappa Cup hockey tournament stages a comeback after a two-year absence with nine teams in the fray at the Mayor Radhakrishnan Stadium here Sep 4-14.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:47:27 PM

Madhya Pradesh announces jobs for sportspersons
Bhopal, Aug 29 (IANS) The Madhya Pradesh government Friday announced jobs for sportspersons who have won the Vikram Award - a sports award instituted by the state government.

Saturday, August 30, 2008 1:57:26 AM

Dhoni gets Khel Ratna, 11 receive Arjuna Award
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Mahendra Singh Dhoni was conferred the nation's highest sporting honour Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna while eleven sportspersons received the Arjuna award from President Pratibha Patil at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here Friday.

Friday, August 29, 2008 10:22:53 PM

Rescheduling of Champions Trophy good for Pakistan: Akram
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) Former Pakistani captain Wasim Akram said here Friday that the rescheduling of the Champions Trophy was probably the right thing, considering the current political turmoil in his country.

Friday, August 29, 2008 9:24:27 PM

Arjuna awards and Khel Ratna conferred by president
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) India's one-day cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was Friday conferred with the nation's highest sporting honour - Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award - by President Pratibha Patil for his outstanding performance in cricket since making his debut in 2004.

Friday, August 29, 2008 9:13:48 PM

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