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Federer faces Monfils in first singles match of Davis Cup final

Nov 20 2014, 8:06am CST | by IANS

Lille, Nov 20 (IANS) World No.2 Roger Federer of Switzerland will take on France's 19th-ranked Gael Monfils while teammate and No.4 Stanislas Wawrinka will face 12-ranked Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the Davis Cup final,... Read more Nov 20 2014, 8:06am CST
 
 

Saina, Srikanth in Hong Kong Open quarters

Nov 20 2014, 7:58am CST | by IANS

Hong Kong, Nov 20 (IANS) Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth progressed to the quarter-finals of their respective categories after notching straight-game wins at the $350,000 Hong Kong Open Super... Read more Nov 20 2014, 7:58am CST
 
 

Vettel joins Ferrari on three-year deal, Alonso exits

Nov 20 2014, 5:50am CST | by IANS

Maranello (Italy), Nov 20 (IANS) Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel signed a three-year deal with Ferrari following Fernando Alonso's departure, the F1 team announced Thursday. Read more Nov 20 2014, 5:50am CST
 
 

Spot-fixing cricket's greatest crisis: Richard Hadlee (IANS Interview)

Nov 20 2014, 5:12am CST | by IANS

Christchurch (New Zealand), Nov 20 (IANS) As corruption in cricket continues to come under scrutiny in India, legendary New Zealand cricketer Richard Hadlee says spot-fixing is the "greatest crisis" the game... Read more Nov 20 2014, 5:12am CST
 
 

Mike Hussey to captain Prime Minister's XI against England

Nov 20 2014, 5:08am CST | by IANS

Sydney, Nov 20 (IANS) Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Thursday officially launched the Prime Minister's XI which will play against England at the Manuka Oval here, where it was announced that former... Read more Nov 20 2014, 5:08am CST
 
 

McGrath was my 'nemesis', says Brian Lara

Nov 20 2014, 5:04am CST | by IANS

Sydney, Nov 20 (IANS) West Indies batting legend Brian Lara Thursday identified Glenn Mcgrath as his "nemesis" after being dismissed by the Australian pacer on several occasions during his playing days. Read more Nov 20 2014, 5:04am CST
 
 

Caterham F1 team thanks contributors for return to grid

Nov 20 2014, 4:08am CST | by IANS

Oxfordshire (England), Nov 20 (IANS) Financially troubled Caterham Formula 1 Team, currently under administration but back in the grid for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after raising 1.8million pounds from crowdfunding, has... Read more Nov 20 2014, 4:08am CST
 
 

Bangladesh, Zimbabwe chase ODI rankings points

Nov 20 2014, 3:48am CST | by IANS

Dubai, Nov 20 (IANS) Bangladesh and Zimbabwe have the opportunity to gain vital rankings points when they go head-to-head in a five-match One-Day International (ODI) series starting Friday in Chittagong. Read more Nov 20 2014, 3:48am CST
 
 

Australia move to 2nd place in ODI rankings

Nov 20 2014, 2:58am CST | by IANS

Dubai, Nov 20 (IANS) Australia leadpfrogged South Africa to take the second place in the International Cricket Council (ICC) One-Day International (ODI) rankings, according the latest chart released Thursday. Read more Nov 20 2014, 2:58am CST
 
 

US Olympic Committee hails Rio 2016 progress

Nov 20 2014, 2:52am CST | by IANS

Rio de Janeiro, Nov 20 (IANS) The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has lauded Rio's preparations for the 2016 Games, describing the progress made by local organisers as "stunning". Read more Nov 20 2014, 2:52am CST
 
 

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