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Look beyond cricket, FIFA chief to Indians
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Cricket-mad Indian fans should look beyond the game and embrace football that has a great future in the land of a billion people, said Joseph Blatter, FIFA president, here Monday.

Monday, April 16, 2007 6:04:30 PM

Mohun Bagan defeat East Bengal in crucial NFL tie
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) Mohun Bagan moved out of the relegation zone in the National Football League (NFL) by scoring a come-from-behind 2-1 win over arch-rivals East Bengal at the Salt Lake stadium here Sunday.

Sunday, April 15, 2007 11:06:54 PM

FIFA launches GOAL 2011 to help ailing Indian football
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) FIFA president Joseph Blatter Sunday launched 'Goal 2011' project that will look into the maladies affecting the growth of the game in India and try to provide time-bound solutions for it.

Sunday, April 15, 2007 10:42:28 PM

BCCI satisfied with Sachin and Yuvraj's explanations
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Sunday said that they were satisfied with Sachin Tendulkar and Yuvraj Singh's explanations to the show cause notices served on them following their remarks to the media on coach Greg Chappell.

Sunday, April 15, 2007 6:24:33 PM

FIFA chief assures new era in Indian soccer
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) FIFA president Joseph Blatter Sunday visited the three major football club houses here and assured that the real game would begin in India from now on under the guidance of the world soccer body.

Sunday, April 15, 2007 3:00:38 PM

Teen dies in cricket clash
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) A local cricket match ended in tragedy here when a teenager died after being hit on the head with a wicket by a rival team member.

Sunday, April 15, 2007 12:01:20 PM

FIFA chief Blatter arrives in Kolkata (LEAD)
Kolkata, April 14 (IANS) FIFA president Joseph Sepp Blatter arrived here Saturday night with his entourage of around 100 officials on a three-day visit to India.

Saturday, April 14, 2007 11:01:53 PM

Tendulkar denies having apologised to BCCI
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) Rubbishing speculative reports that he has apologised to the Indian cricket board for criticising coach Greg Chappell, Sachin Tendulkar said Saturday that he had only explained his point of view to the board, and had not apologised.

Saturday, April 14, 2007 9:59:48 PM

Kolkata lays out red carpet for FIFA chief
Kolkata, April 14 (IANS) This soccer-mad city has virtually laid out a red carpet for international football federation (FIFA) president Sepp Blatter, who is to arrive here Saturday night on his maiden India visit.

Saturday, April 14, 2007 3:15:16 PM

FIFA chief's visit a big opportunity for Indian football: Dasmunsi
New Delhi, April 14 (IANS) The three-day visit of FIFA president Joseph Blatter to India is a 'golden opportunity' for the country to grab some projects for the development of football in the country, says Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, president of the All India Football Federation (AIFF).

Saturday, April 14, 2007 2:31:04 PM

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