Hamburg

  • Germany call up Heiko Westermann for World Cup qualifiers 07-10-2013 06:16 PM

    Berlin: Germany coach Joachim Loew called up Hamburger SV defender Heiko Westermann to replace the injured Sven Bender for upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Ireland and Sweden. Borussia Dortmund midfielder Bender dropped out after suffering a muscle strain in his groin and lower back area during his side's 2-0 loss...
  • Scientists to serve lab-made burger from cow cells 06-08-2013 10:39 AM

    London: For $332,000, you might expect that burger to come with fries and a shake. But it's no ordinary hamburger that two volunteer taste-testers are tucking into in London on Monday. The meat was grown in a laboratory, from cattle stem cells. Mark Post, whose team at Maastricht University in...
  • Fabio Fognini beats Federico Delbonis to win Hamburg final 21-07-2013 09:08 PM

    Hamburg, Germany: Fabio Fognini saved three match points before beating Argentine qualifier Federico Delbonis 4-6, 7-6 (8), 6-2 on Sunday to win the German Tennis Championships for his second title in two weeks. The 12th-seeded Italian extended his winning run to 10 matches. He won his first career title, also...
  • Roger Federer loses to qualifier in Hamburg semis 20-07-2013 08:37 PM

    Hamburg, Germany: Roger Federer lost to Argentine qualifier Federico Delbonis 7-6 (7), 7-6 (4) on Saturday in the semi-finals of the German Tennis Championships. Federer, a four-time champion in Hamburg, was outplayed by the 114th-ranked left-hander who advanced to his first career final. "He played well, he was a little...
  • Fabio Fognini beats Nicolas Almagro to reach Hamburg final 20-07-2013 07:21 PM

    Germany: Fabio Fognini moved within one win of his second title in two weeks when he beat third-seeded Nicolas Almagro of Spain 6-4, 7-6 (1) in the first semifinal of the German Tennis Championships on Saturday. He will play against qualifier Federico Delbonis in the final, who upset Roger Federer...
  • Federer struggles but reaches Hamburg semi-final 20-07-2013 08:53 AM

    Hamburg: Top-seeded Roger Federer struggled for a 7-6 (4), 3-6, 7-5 victory on Friday over Florian Mayer and a place in the semi-finals of the German Tennis Championships. Federer is playing his first tournament since losing in the second round of Wimbledon. A four-time champion on the clay courts of...
  • Federer, Haas reach Hamburg quarter-finals 18-07-2013 09:01 PM

    Hamburg, Germany: Top-seeded Roger Federer cruised past Czech qualifier Jan Hajek 6-4, 6-3 on Thursday to reach the German Tennis Championships quarter-finals. The four-time Hamburg champion is playing his first tournament since losing in the second round of Wimbledon. Federer won only three of 13 break points and needed six...
  • Federer rallies to win at German C'ships 17-07-2013 11:45 PM

    Hamburg, Germany: Roger Federer rallied to beat Daniel Brands 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 on Wednesday at the German Tennis Championships in his first match since his second-round loss at Wimbledon last month. Using a bigger racquet for the first time, Federer served three aces in the opening game but still lost...
  • Tommy Haas, Juan Monaco advance at German Championships 17-07-2013 11:18 PM

    Hamburg, Germany: Tommy Haas outlasted qualifier Blaz Kavcic of Slovenia 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 on Wednesday to advance to the third round of the German Tennis Championships in Hamburg. The second-seeded Haas blew a 4-1 lead in the third set. But he held serve and broke to clinch the match when...
  • Almagro beats Kamke to reach Hamburg 3rd round 17-07-2013 08:52 AM

    Hamburg: Third-seeded Nicolas Almagro of Spain advanced to the third round of the German Championships by defeating Tobias Kamke of Germany, 6-3, 6-3 on Tuesday. Two other seeded players lost. Florian Mayer of Germany defeated Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine 6-3, 6-4, and Dmitry Tursunov of Russia upset Jeremy Chardy of...
  • Paire beats Montanes in Hamburg to reach 3rd round 16-07-2013 11:44 PM

    Germany: Ninth-seeded Benoit Paire of France advanced to the third round of the German Tennis Championships on Tuesday by beating Albert Montanes of Spain 6-1, 6-4. Gael Monfils beat 2010 Hamburg champion Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan 6-3, 6-3 to make the second round of the clay-court tournament. Golubev had to...
  • Roger Federer's return to Hamburg delights Stich 15-07-2013 12:59 PM

    Berlin: Tournament director Michael Stich has said he is delighted tennis star Roger Federer has returned, after a five-year absence, to help boost the profile of the Hamburg ATP clay-court event which starts Monday. The 31-year-old, who last played at Hamburg when he lost the 2008 final to Rafael Nadal,...
  • Hamburg get Arsenal's Johan Djourou on loan 01-07-2013 11:38 PM

    Hamburg, Germany: Hamburger SV have taken defender Johan Djourou from Arsenal on a one-season loan, with an option for a full contract after that. The Bundesliga club says the Switzerland international passed a medical and signed the contract on Monday. Djourou played for Hannover in the Bundesliga last season. ...
  • Germany E coli breakout: more deaths possible 11-06-2011 11:42 PM

    Hamburg: Germany's health minister says he's hopeful that the worst of an E coli outbreak blamed on sprouts is over - but he is warning that the number of deaths, now at 33, may still increase. Minister Daniel Bahr's comments came after health officials announced on Friday that they had...
  • Milan defeat Hamburg on Beckham debut 07-01-2009 04:23 PM

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  • Now a perfume that smells like hamburger 19-12-2008 02:30 PM

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  • Pak will always be US ally: Kasuri 29-05-2007 04:33 PM

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  • Federer ends Nadal's Clay-Court Streak 21-05-2007 01:20 PM

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  • Federer snaps Nadal's clay streak 20-05-2007 09:09 PM

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  • Federer, Nadal to clash in final 19-05-2007 11:10 PM

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  • Easy for Nadal, Federer struggles 17-05-2007 01:57 PM

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  • Hewitt, Safin have it easy at Hamburg 15-05-2007 10:06 PM

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  • Clerics accept Pope's apology 14-10-2006 10:22 PM

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