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  • Andy Murray wins Wimbledon 2013 Men's singles

    Monday, Jul 08, 2013

    Andy Murray wins Wimbledon 2013 Men's singles

    Andy Murray created history as he won the Wimbledon Men's singles title by defeating Serbia's Novak Djokovic. He is the first British to do so in 77

  • Brazil wins Confederation Cup 2013

    Monday, Jul 01, 2013

    Brazil wins Confederation Cup 2013

    Host and defending champion Brazil defeated world champion Spain convincingly by 3-0 to lift the FIFA Confederations cup third time in a row. Fred (2) and Ne

  • Justin Rose of England wins the US Open Golf 2013

    Tuesday, Jun 18, 2013

    Justin Rose of England wins the US Open Golf 2013

    Justin Rose of England won the US Open Golf, year's second major Golf Tournament (out of four Major) This is his first major title first En

  • K Srikanth wins Thailand Open Grand Prix

    Monday, Jun 10, 2013

    K Srikanth wins Thailand Open Grand Prix

    K Srikanth beat top seed (world number eight) Boonsak Ponsana 21-16, 21-12 to win the Thailand Open Grand Prix. He is the first Indian man to win a m

  • French Open 2013

    Monday, Jun 10, 2013

    French Open 2013

    French Open 2013, 112th edition of this second of the four Grand Slams, has concluded. List of winners : Men's Singles: Rafael Nadal has won it

  • England and Wales to host ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

    Tuesday, May 28, 2013

    England and Wales to host ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

    The 12th International Cricket Council (ICC) Cricket World Cup 2019 will be held in England and Wales. This was formally confirmed through signing of an agre

  • India wins three medals in Archery World Cup Stage 1, Shanghai

    Monday, May 20, 2013

    India wins three medals in Archery World Cup Stage 1, Shanghai

    India won three medals Archery World Cup Stage 1 held at Shanghai, China to finish 4th with Deepika Kumari winning two silver medals and women&rsqu

  • First Asia Pacific under-21 Beach volleyball championship : Chennai

    Monday, May 20, 2013

    First Asia Pacific under-21 Beach volleyball championship : Chennai

    First Asia Pacific under-21 Beach volleyball championship was held at Marina beach, Chennai in May 2013 Teams : Australia, Japan, Iran, Kazakhstan, I

  • Nadal wins Madrid Open

    Monday, May 13, 2013

    Nadal wins Madrid Open

     Nadal won the Madrid open for the third time by defeating Stanislas Wawrinka 6-2, 6-4, therefore reasserting his dominance on Clay Court. Showing why h

  • P V Sindhu wins Malaysia Grand Prix Badminton tournament

    Saturday, May 04, 2013

    P V Sindhu wins Malaysia Grand Prix Badminton tournament

    PV Sindhu of India has won Malaysia Grand Prix Badminton tournament by defeating Juan G  of Singapore. This is her First ever Grand Prix Gold title afte


Sports Tidbits ( May 04, 2013 - Jul 08, 2013 )

  • Jul 09, 2013 Francisco Garcia (Spain) appointed head coach of women's basketball team

  • Jul 09, 2013 Shiv Thapa clinches gold at Asian Boxing Championship held in Jordan. Indians wind up with a gold, two silver and a bronze

  • Jul 08, 2013 World champion Formula One driver Sebastian Vettel wins his maiden German Grand Prix

  • Jul 08, 2013 20th Asian Athletics Championships: India clinches gold medal in women's 400m relay, finishes sixth overall with two gold, five silver and 10 bronze; behind China, Bahrain, Japan, Saudi Arabia and Uzbekistan - read more

  • Jul 08, 2013 Wimbledon: Andy Murray(UK) clinches Men's, Marion Bartoli(France) Women's singles title. - read more

  • Jul 05, 2013 Discus Thrower Vikas Gowda gives India first gold at ongoing 20th Asian Athletics Championship. India (1 gold, 1 silver and 3 bronze) currently is at 4th place behind China, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.

  • Jul 01, 2013 Mercedes Formula One driver Nico Rosberg wins British Grand Prix.

  • Jul 01, 2013 Brazil humbles world champion Spain 3-0 to win its third consecutive Confederation Cup. - read more

  • Jul 01, 2013 India concludes 20th Asian junior squash championship held at Jordan with seven medals(two silver five bronze).

  • Jun 29, 2013 Koneru Humpy wins FIDE Women's Grand Prix chess tournament held in Armenia.

  • Jun 24, 2013 World Champion Wang Yihan wins Singapore Open badminton championship beating Olympic champion Li Xuerui 21-18, 21-12.

  • Jun 24, 2013 India clinch ICC Champions Trophy defeating host England by 5 runs. Dhoni becomes maiden captain to complete treble of ICC Trophies(Champions Trophy, 50 and 20 overs World Cup).

  • Jun 22, 2013 Miami Heat crowned NBA champions for second year in a row.

  • Jun 19, 2013 Spain retained European Under-21 championship by thrashing Italy 4-2.

  • Jun 18, 2013 Justin Rose wins US Open Golf-- First from England to win since Tony Jacklin (1970) - read more

  • Jun 14, 2013 Punjab beats Odisha 2-1, defends its junior Hockey Title.

  • Jun 11, 2013 Sebastian Vettel wins his maiden Canadian Grand Prix, extends his lead in Formula One Championship.

  • Jun 10, 2013 K Srikanth humbles top seed Boonsak Ponsana to win Thailand Open Grand Prix. - read more

  • Jun 10, 2013 Serena Williams lifts French Open women's singles title, beat defending champion Maria Sharapova 6-4, 6-4. This is her 16th Grand Slam. - read more

  • Jun 10, 2013 Clay king Nadal conquered French open yet again for the record eighth time. demolish David Ferrer in straight sets 6-3, 6-2, 6-3. - read more

  • Jun 08, 2013  Tiger woods highest paid athlete world over, MS Dhoni ranks 16th: Forbes

  • Jun 05, 2013 Bangladeshi cricketer Mohammad Ashraful suspended for match fixing.

  • Jun 04, 2013 Celebrated football coach Jose Mourinho back to Chelsea as manager.

  • Jun 04, 2013 India wins ICC ODI Sheild for being no. 1 ODI team of the year 2012-13.

  • Jun 03, 2013 Punjab to host Fourth Kabaddi World cup in november, 25 nations to participate.

  • Jun 03, 2013 Bayern Munich wins German cup; becomes first German club to seal historic treble of Champions League,  Bundesliga and German Cup.

  • May 31, 2013 Pune to host Asian athletics championship from july 3 to 7.

  • May 28, 2013 England to host 2019 Cricket World Cup, with just 10 teams: ICC - read more

  • May 27, 2013 Bayern Munich wins Champions League 2013.

  • May 27, 2013 Mumbai Indians clinches its first IPL title by defeating CSK by 23 runs.

  • May 27, 2013 Sachin Tendulkar retires from IPL.

  • May 25, 2013 Sports Ministry to fund Mary Kom Boxing Foundation coming up at Imphal.

  • May 24, 2013 Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf withdrawn from upcoming Champions Trophy.

  • May 22, 2013 Pune Warriors retreat from IPL over serious financial differences with BCCI.

  • May 21, 2013 Jose Mourinho set to leave Real Madrid as coach.

  • May 21, 2013 India tops the table in FXTM International Limassol Boxing Cup in Cyprus, claimed four gold, three silver and as many bronze.

  • May 20, 2013 Deepika Kumari wins two silver to help India finish fourth in Archery World Cup. - read more

  • May 20, 2013 Rafael Nadal wins Italian Open for the seventh time by defeating arch-rival Roger Federar.

  • May 18, 2013 Atletico Madrid humbles Real Madrid by 2-1 to win their tenth Spanish Cup.

  • May 17, 2013 Chelsea win Europa League 2013 by piping Portuguese club Benfica by 2-1.

  • May 17, 2013 Indian Olympic Association suspension to be revoked within two months.

  • May 16, 2013 Sreesanth, with two other Rajasthan Royals' teammates, arrested for spot-fixing.

  • May 15, 2013 Wrestling brings US, Russia and Iran together to save it from Olympic ouster.

  • May 13, 2013 Clay king Nadal conquers Madrid Open.

  • May 10, 2013 Everton coach David Moyes to succeed Sir Alex Ferguson as Manchester United Manager.

  • May 08, 2013 Sir Alex Ferguson, the iconic Manchester united manager, is to step down after 26 years in office.

  • May 08, 2013 Australia to host England in Ashes tour game in Alice Springs

  • May 08, 2013 Churchill Brothers on Tuesday won their second I-League football Title

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