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US lawmakers, Sikhs disappointed at basketball body's headgear decision

Sep 18 2014, 2:50am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Sep 18 (IANS) Two US lawmakers and Sikh community bodies have expressed disappointment over International Basketball Federation's (FIBA) decision to allow athletes to wear religious headgear, such as... Read more Sep 18 2014, 2:50am CDT
 
 

Windies women take 3-0 ODI lead against New Zealand

Sep 18 2014, 2:34am CDT | by IANS

Basseterre (St. Kitts), Sep 18 (IANS/CMC) Seamer Shakera Selman inspired the West Indies women to an eight-wicket crushing of New Zealand as they took a 3-0 lead in the four-match One-Day International (ODI) series here. Read more Sep 18 2014, 2:34am CDT
 
 

Last-gasp goal help Bayern beat Man City

Sep 18 2014, 2:10am CDT | by IANS

Paris, Sep 18 (IANS) Jerome Boateng's last-gasp goal helped Germany's Bayern Munich beat England's Manchester City 1-0 and Gerard Pique's goal from a Lionel Messi free-kick helped Spain's... Read more Sep 18 2014, 2:10am CDT
 
 

Carlos Beltran Goes on Leave After Wife Has Miscarriage

Sep 18 2014, 1:16am CDT | by Poch de la Rosa

Carlos Beltran Goes on Leave After Wife Has Miscarriage
New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran has gone on a leave of absence after his wife Jessica suffered a miscarriage which resulted in the loss of their first son. The Beltrans have two daughters. Read more
 
 

Hulk must earn Brazil recall: Dunga

Sep 17 2014, 10:46pm CDT | by IANS

Rio de Janeiro, Sep 18 (IANS) The absence of forward Hulk from Brazil's national squad is proof that no player is an automatic choice, says Selecao coach Dunga. Read more Sep 17 2014, 10:46pm CDT
 
 

Bravo fined by ICC

Sep 17 2014, 12:10pm CDT | by IANS

Dubai, Sep 17 (IANS) West Indies player Darren Bravo has been found guilty of breaching the International Cricket Council (ICC) Code of Conduct during the fourth and final day's play in the second Test against... Read more Sep 17 2014, 12:10pm CDT
 
 

Asian Games: Indian women thrashed 10-0 by South Korea

Sep 17 2014, 11:50am CDT | by IANS

Incheon (South Korea), Sep 17 (IANS) The Indian women's team went down 0-10 to a superior South Korea in their second Group A match of the women's football competition in the Asian Games here Wednesday. Read more Sep 17 2014, 11:50am CDT
 
 

Chanderpaul climbs to 3rd among Test batsmen

Sep 17 2014, 11:08am CDT | by IANS

Dubai, Sep 17 (IANS) Riding on his two match-winning knocks against Bangladesh in the second Test, West Indies' veteran batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul leapfrogged Angelo Mathews and David Warner to be positioned... Read more Sep 17 2014, 11:08am CDT
 
 

'Zero tolerance for sexual harassment at Asiad'

Sep 17 2014, 7:52am CDT | by IANS

Incheon, Sep 17 (IANS) The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Wednesday issued a zero tolerance policy for any cases of sexual harassment, if and when they come up at the Asian Games to be held here from Sep 19 to Oct 4. Read more Sep 17 2014, 7:52am CDT
 
 

17th Asian Games torch arrives in Incheon

Sep 17 2014, 7:44am CDT | by IANS

Incheon (South Korea), Sep 17 (IANS) The torch that will be used to light the main cauldron at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Asian Games arrived here Wednesday. Read more Sep 17 2014, 7:44am CDT
 
 

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