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World polo body hopeful of game getting back to Olympics
Kolkata, Dec 18 (IANS) The Federation of International Polo (FIP), the world governing body of the game, is hopeful the sport will soon return to the Olympics, its president Eduardo Huergo said here Sunday.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 5:11:15 PM

It is an honour to be in India: Polo legend Gracida
Kolkata, Dec 18 (IANS) Legendary polo player Carlos Gracida Sunday said it was an honour for him to visit India and play at the 150-year-old Calcutta Polo Club, the oldest existing club for the game in the world.

Sunday, December 18, 2011 4:52:13 PM

Anna Snooker: Damani cracks 116 break
Chennai, Dec 17 (IANS) Brijesh Damani (ONGC) shrugged off a first frame loss to beat local challenger Peter Paul 3-1 and post a century break in the preliminary league of the Alumini Club Anna University invitational snooker tournament here Saturday.

Saturday, December 17, 2011 10:10:02 PM

Willstrop-Gaultier set up a cracking final in Punj Lloyd Squash
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) France''s Gregory Gaultier downed an erratic Egyptian Mohamed El Shorbagy while England''s James Willstrop overwhelmed compatriot Peter Barker in the semifinals of the Punj Lloyd PSA Masters Squash here Saturday.

Saturday, December 17, 2011 10:05:25 PM

National Basketball: Tamil Nadu shock Railways
Chennai, Dec 17 (IANS) Hosts Tamil Nadu came up with an inspired performance to upstage defending men''s champions Indian Railways 82-69 to post their second consecutive win in the 62nd senior National basketball championships here Saturday.

Saturday, December 17, 2011 8:10:33 PM

Super Series Finals: Saina to face Yihan Wang in title clash
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Saina Nehwal defeated Denmark''s Tine Baun 21-17, 21-18 Saturday to cruise into the BWF World Superseries Finals at Liuzhou, China.

Saturday, December 17, 2011 6:36:46 PM

Punj Lloyd Squash: Shorbagy stuns Darwish to enter semis, Ashour crashes out
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Mohamed El Shorbagy overcame a mental block to beat fellow Egyptian and idol Karim Darwish 11-9, 8-11, 11-5, 11-3 in the quarterfinals of the Punj Lloyd PSA Squash Masters here Friday. Another Egyptian and top seed Ramy Ashour crashed out after a 13-11, 7-11, 8-11, 1-11 defeat to England''s Peter Barker.

Friday, December 16, 2011 10:30:21 PM

Punj Lloyd Squash: Shorbagy stuns his idol Darwish to enter semis
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Mohamed El Shorbagy overcame a mental block to beat fellow Egyptian and idol Karim Darwish in the quarterfinals of the Punj Lloyd PSA Squash Masters at the Siri Fort Sports Complex here Friday.

Friday, December 16, 2011 9:57:35 PM

Super Series Finals: Saina beats Xin Wang, tops Group B
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Saina Nehwal defeated World No.3 Xin Wang 21-17, 22-20 of China Friday to set-up a semifinal clash with Tine Baun of Denmark in the BWF World Super Series Finals at Liuzhou, China.

Friday, December 16, 2011 8:13:07 PM

IOA postpones South Asian Games, newly-formed committees scrapped
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) The South Asian Games scheduled for October 2012 have been postponed till 2013 and all the newly-formed committees were scrapped by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) at its two-day Annual General Meeting (AGM) that ended here Friday.

Friday, December 16, 2011 7:53:33 PM

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