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Federer derailed as Raonic keeps <strong>London</strong> bid alive

Federer derailed as Raonic keeps London bid alive

01 Nov 2014

Paris: Big serving Milos Raonic upset world number two Roger Federer 7-6 (7/4), 7-5 to make the Paris Masters semi-finals here and stay alive in the race to reach the World Tour Finals.

Federer,   Raonic,   tennis,   sports,   tennis matches,   Roger Federer,  
Abhinav Bindra elected chairman of ISSF <strong>Athletes</strong> Committee

Abhinav Bindra elected chairman of ISSF Athletes Committee

30 Oct 2014

New Delhi: The country's only individual Olympic gold medallist, Abhinav Bindra, has been elected chairman of International Shooting Sport Federation's (ISSF) Athletes Committee, becoming the first Indian to receive the honour.

Abhinav Bindra,   International Shooting Sport Federation,   ISSF ,  
Rio launches Olympic stadium tender

Rio launches Olympic stadium tender

31 Oct 2014

Rio de Janeiro: Rio de Janeiro has launched a tender for a 52 million-real (about  USD 21.8 million) revamp of the city's 2016 Olympic athletics stadium.

Rio de Janeiro,   Rio,   2016 Olympics,   athletics stadium,   Rio Olympics,   Brazil,  
Want funds, stay available for India: Sports Ministry to <strong>athletes</strong>

Want funds, stay available for India: Sports Ministry to athletes

29 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Taking exception to top Indian tennis players who were reluctant to compete in the recent Asian Games, the Sports Ministry on Wednesday said individual players will be able to avail grants from it only if they undertake to be available for India whenever called upon.

New Delhi,   Indian tennis players,   Asian Games,   Sports Ministry,   grants,   Leander Paes,   Incheon Asiad,  
Gibson appointed England bowling coach on temporary basis

Gibson appointed England bowling coach on temporary basis

31 Oct 2014

London: Former West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson has been appointed as a bowling coach for England on a temporary basis.

London,   West Indies,   head coach,   Ottis Gibson,   bowling coach,   England,   temporary basis,   David Saker,  
Beetroot boosts <strong>athletes</strong>' performance

Beetroot boosts athletes' performance

24 Oct 2014

New York: Forget energy drinks, athletes may now rely on a more organic drink to enhance their performance beetroot juice. In addition to improving athletic performance, research also found that beetroot juice can improve the quality of life for heart patients.

Beetroot,   athlete,   energy drinks,   organic drink,   beetroot juice,   spinach,  
Army Chief felicitates force's medal winners at Asian Games

Army Chief felicitates force's medal winners at Asian Games

29 Oct 2014

New Delhi: Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh on Wednesday felicitated the force's medal winners at this year's Asian Games and encouraged them to prepare for the 2016 Olympics.

Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh,   Asian Games,   2016 Olympics,  
Acidic sports drinks ruining teeth of <strong>athletes</strong>, reveals study

Acidic sports drinks ruining teeth of athletes, reveals study

14 Oct 2014

London: The preference for a high carbohydrate diet and acidic sports drinks during training and performance may explain the prevalence of poor dental health among athletes, says a study.

Acid,   sports drinks,   athletes,   teeth,   carbohydrate,   London 2012 Olympic Games,  
Man in PM Cameron's security breach was just jogging to gym

Man in PM Cameron's security breach was just jogging to gym

28 Oct 2014

London: A 28-year-old man, who caused a security alert after running into British Prime Minister David Cameron, has said he had "no idea" that it was the premier he had collided with and was just jogging to the gym.

London,  security alert,   British Prime Minister,   David Cameron,   jogging,   gym,  
Indians win six medals with two gold in Para Asian Games

Indians win six medals with two gold in Para Asian Games

20 Oct 2014

Incheon: India opened their gold medal account with two track and field athletes bagging the yellow metal in a haul of six medals on the second day of competitions at the Para Asian Games here on Monday.

Indian athletes,   Para Asian Games,  

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