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  • Yuki gives India 10 lead, Somdev's fate hangs in balance January 31, 2014

    Indore: Yuki Bhambri recovered from midmatch cramps just in time to down Tsung Hua Yang but Somdev Devvarman's fate was hanging in balance in the marathon unfinished second singles, suspended due to fading light, as India lead 10 in the Asia/Oceania Group I Davis Cup tie, here on Friday. Troubled by...
  • India favourites against Chinese Taipei in Asia/Oceania Davis Cup tie January 30, 2014

    Indore: India are unlikely to be troubled by a depleted Chinese Taipei but there is no scope for smugness as the visitors have some talented players in their ranks for the Asia/Oceania Group I tie, beginning here on Friday. Ever since thrusted into Davis Cup action, the Indian youngsters led...
  • India to host Chinese Taipei in Davis Cup first round September 18, 2013

    London: India were on Wednesday handed an easy draw for next year's Davis Cup campaign in the Asia/Oceania Group I as they were pitted against Chinese Taipei in their first round tie. It will be a home tie for India as they had played Taipei in Kaohsiung in 2009, eking...
  • Pakistan tame Japan 7-0, Malaysia maul Chinese Taipei 10-2 August 24, 2013

    Ipoh, Malaysia: Pakistan thrashed Japan 7-0, while hosts Malaysia demolished debutant Chinese Taipei 10-2 in their respective Pool A matches of the ninth Asia Cup hockey tournament, here on Saturday. In the first Pool A encounter, Pakistan started on a bright note and raced to a 6-0 lead in the first...
  • Preview: Indian hockey's World Cup hopes hinge on Asia Cup triumph August 23, 2013

    If missing the 2008 Olympics was ignominious, it will be equally discomfiting if India were to be left out of the 2014 World Cup. The 1975 world champions have never missed out on World Cup qualification and they would like to keep that 42-year record intact. The only way to...
  • Asia Cup Hockey 2013: Format and Schedule August 22, 2013

    India will look to scale the hockey summit in Asia once again and in the process earn themselves a place in the 2014 FIH World Cup as the 9th men's Asia Cup gets going on the astroturf in Ipoh, Malaysia, from August 24. India, World Cup winners in 1975, have lifted...
  • India to take on Guam in AFC Challenge Cup March 3, 2013

    Yangon: On a high after a win against Chinese Taipei in the opening tie, a confident India will take on Guam in their next match of the AFC Challenge Cup qualifying tournament here Monday. India notched up a 2-1 win over Chinese Taipei in the opening match via an injury-time...
  • India beat Chinese Taipei 2-1 to begin their campaign March 2, 2013

    Yangon: India began their AFC Challenge Cup campaign in style as they beat Chinese Taipei 2-1 in their first match of the AFC Challenge Cup 2013 (Qualifiers) at the Yangon Training Centre on Saturday (March 2). Jewel Raja Shaikh put India in the lead in the 40th minute while substitute...
  • I cannot rest on past laurels, says Sunil Chhetri March 1, 2013

    Yangon: India skipper Sunil Chhetri, who had struck a hat-trick in the final when India won the 2008 AFC Challenge Cup, stressed on the importance of not resting on past laurels and said he is focussed on leading the team's campaign in the AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers. Ahead of the opener...
  • Saina Nehwal sinks in semis of Malaysia Open January 19, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur: India's ace shuttler Saina Nehwal suffered a shock straightgame defeat at the hands of world number 12 Tzu Ying Tai of Chinese Taipei in the semifinal to crash out of the Malaysia Open Super Series here on Saturday. World number two Saina was not in her elements as...
  • India draw hosts Myanmar in AFC Challenge Cup December 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Nehru Cup soccer champions India have been clubbed with hosts Myanmar, Chinese Taipei and Guam in Group A of the AFC Challenge Cup 2014 qualifiers. India will play their matches on March 2, 4 and 6. Wim Koevermans's side will be looking to top the group in order to...
  • SaniaRushmi crash out of Olympic tennis July 29, 2012

    London: Indian women's doubles pair of Sania Mirza and Rushmi Chakarvarthi were knocked out of the tennis competition of the 2012 London Olympics by ChiaJung Chuang and SuWei Hsieh of Chinese Taipei in the opening round here on Saturday. The Indian pair battled hard but were finally defeated 16, 63, 16...
  • Davis Cup: Somdev beats Chen, Lu breaks Bopanna March 7, 2009

    Kaohsiung (Chinese): Somdev Devvarman expectedly gave India the first singles and predictably, on current form, Lu Yenhsun made it 11 for Chinese Taipei on the opening day of their AsiaOceania Group I Davis Cup tie at the YangMing Tennis Centre here on Friday. For Somdev, his 75, 64, 64, victory over...
  • Saina makes it to the women's badminton top 10 ranking December 5, 2008

    New Delhi: Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal has achieved a new milestone. She has made it into the top 10 of the latest women's badminton rankings. With 4 weeks to spare, the teen sensation has achieved her longtime dream of breaking into the top ten by the end of 2008. In...
  • Chinese Taipei blank Indian eves April 20, 2007

    New Delhi: After the high of toppling home favourites New Zealand at the Fed Cup AsiaOceania Zone qualifiers, came the low of the Indian eves being thrashed by a formidable Chinese Taipei to be knocked out of World Group contention. Indian eves went down 03 to Taipei, which sees them lose...
  • Indian tennis team stands divided December 5, 2006

    Doha: Indian campaign in the men's tennis event came to an end when the team lost to Chinese Taipei to crash out of the Doha Asian Games. After the win the blame game has started and cracks are appearing in the team. Skipper of the Indian team Leander Paes was unhappy with...
  • India crash out of men's tennis December 5, 2006

    Doha: India suffered a major setback with the star players Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi tamely losing against their Chinese Taipei opponents as India bowed out 12 in the men's tennis team championships of the XVth Asian Games in Doha on Monday. The starstudded Indian team, expected to bag a couple...
  • India win Asian Hopman Cup November 27, 2006

    Hyderabad: Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna powered electrifying wins to blank Chinese Taipei 30 and lift the inaugural Asian Hopman Cup. The win also fetched India a berth in the main draw of the Hopman Cup to be held in Australia. Sania Mirza set the tone of the tie with a convincing...