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 Colombia plane crash: Schools shut, shops shuttered as Brazil town mourns loss of Chapecoense players
121 Views, 30-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

  Businesses closed and schools cancelled classes in Chapeco as the small town in southern Brazil plunged into mourning on Tuesday over the loss of its soccer team, Chapecoense, in a plane crash in Colombia.   Hundreds of fans decked out in the club’s green and white gathered at i...Read more

37 Views, 28-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

  Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig beat Argentine pair Juan Martin del Potro and Leonardo Mayer 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (7/4, 6-3 in Saturday`s doubles to put Croatia 2-1 up in the Davis Cup final.   Former US Open champion Cilic gave Croatia the upper hand by winning Friday`s opening singles rubber a...Read more

Hong Kong Open: PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma suffer defeats in respective finals
61 Views, 27-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: India\’s hopes of winning twin titles in the Hong Kong Open Super Series were dashed today when Olympic silver-medallist P V Sindhu and national champion Sameer Verma lost their respective final clashes in contrasting fashion in Hong Kong. Sindhu, aiming for her second successive Super Seri...Read more

PV Sindhu, Sameer Verma storm into Hong Kong Open finals
133 Views, 26-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: National champion Sameer Verma stunned World No. 3 Jan O Jorgensen of Denmark to reach his maiden Super Series final while Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu made it to her second successive summit clash in women’s singles at the Hong Kong Open. It was double bonanza for India at the Hong ...Read more

Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard hangs up boots
118 Views, 24-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement on Thursday a week after confirming he would not be returning to play for MLS side LA Galaxy. “Following recent media speculation surrounding my future I can confirm my retirement from playing professional football...Read more

India Vs England: India poised to Win Second Test, says Cheteshwar Pujara
92 Views, 20-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Star batsman Cheteshwar Pujara on Sunday asserted that India were well poised to win the ongoing second cricket Test as England will not find it easy to chase the 405-run target on the fifth and final day. India were all out for 204 runs in their second innings on the fourth day, setting a victor...Read more

China Open: PV Sindhu beats Korea’s Sung JI Hyun to enter final
124 Views, 19-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Olympic silver medallist PV Sindhu is just one step away from clinching her maiden Super Series Premier title as she reached the finals of the China Open after registering a come from behind win over Korea Sung Ji Hyun at the $700,000 tournament here on Saturday. Seventh seed Sindhu edged out Ji ...Read more

 Olympics: Ten medallists from 2008 Beijing Games disqualified for doping
119 Views, 18-11-2016, Courtsey News Live

  Sixteen athletes, including ten medallists, were on Thursday disqualified by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for doping at the 2008 Beijing Games.   The ten medallists who competed in weightlifting, wrestling and athletics were all found to have taken banned substances after...Read more