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India will have to tighten their game against Tajikistan
Hyderabad, July 31 (IANS) India had a lucky escape against Afghanistan in their opening Group A game of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Challenge Cup Wednesday night. It was a scrappy performance, no doubt, and unless they improve and come up with a tighter game plan, they will find it difficult to put it across reigning champions Tajikistan at the Gachibowli Stadium Friday.

Thursday, July 31, 2008 7:50:38 PM

Where is football in Hyderabad, ask Olympians
Hyderabad, July 31 (IANS) Hyderabad has produced more Olympian footballers than any other city in the country. Alas, today there is hardly any trace of the 'Beautiful Game' in Andhra Pradesh and this year the state even failed to field a team in the National Championship in Srinagar in May.

Thursday, July 31, 2008 6:16:02 PM

Worst may come after Olympic Games, fear Tibetan exiles
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The worst is yet to come for Tibetans in Lhasa and it will come after the Olympic Games in Beijing, fears the Tibetan Solidarity Committee based in India.

Thursday, July 31, 2008 4:39:40 PM

We were nervous after 30 minutes, says India coach Houghton
Hyderabad, July 30 (IANS) India coach Bob Houghton admitted that his boys were nervous after the 30 minutes of the match against Afghanistan in their opening Group A clash of the AFC Challenge Cup football at the Gachibowli Stadium here Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008 10:13:18 PM

Lawrence's late strike helps India scrape past Afghanistan
Hyderabad, July 30 (IANS) The 1-0 score-line was surely not the one with which India would have loved to open their campaign beating Afghanistan, in the AFC Challenge Cup football. But the last-minute goal by Climax Lawernce saved India the blushes in the Group A match at the Gachibowli Stadium here Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008 9:39:26 PM

Womens cricket team to tour England
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) India's women's cricket team will tour England from August 26 to September 9 for five one-dayers and one Twenty-20 match.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008 8:47:45 PM

India to host Champions Twenty20 League from Sept 29
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) India will host the inaugural Champions Twenty20 League, jointly held by cricketing boards of India, South Africa and Australia, from Sept 29 with a prize pool of a whopping $6 million.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008 8:44:06 PM

Defending champions Tajikistan held by Turkemenistan
Hyderabad, July 30 (IANS) Defending champions Tajikistan were forced to play a goalless game by Turkmenistan in the opening match of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Challenge Cup at the Gachibowli Stadium here Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008 7:45:53 PM

Boxers feel they have it in them to win medals in Beijing
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Boxing is one discipline which the medal-starved country looking up to for that elusive metal. When five bravehearts land in Beijing, they know for sure that they are not there to fill numbers or return with the Olympian tag. They have a job at hand and they are confident that they are up to it.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008 7:26:26 PM

Hockey ad-hoc panel to start brainstorming session
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The ad-hoc committee running hockey will start its series of brainstorming session Thursday, discussing with various stakeholders how to improve hockey. The committee is expected to pick a panel of ten coaches, including six for the senior team, who will look after the progress of the national team.

Wednesday, July 30, 2008 5:11:53 PM

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