CHOKE

  • Ex-NBA player banned in Philippines for 'choking' team-mate March 11, 2013

    Former NBA player Renaldo Balkman has been banned from the professional basketball league in the Philippines for grabbing a team-mate around the neck during a game. The former New York Knicks and Denver Nuggets player has also been slapped with a fine of 250,000 Philippine pesos over the incident, Philippine Basketball...
  • Hyderabad: 10yearold girl chokes on tablet, dies September 15, 2012

    Hyderabad: In a tragic incident, a 10yearold student died after a tablet distributed in her school got stuck in her throat. Khusbo, a fifth standard student of Marwari Hindi Pathashala in Secunderabad, took the deworming tablet. She was taken to a private hospital where she was declared dead. The girl's body was...
  • When South Africa didn't choke November 11, 2011

    New Delhi: South Africa's proclivity for choking is infamous, but they have also been at the better end of some nailbiting Test and ODI wins since their return to international cricket 20 years ago. Following their famous win over Australia in Cape Town on Friday, after they were bowled out...