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PIX: Kawauchi, Linden record shock wins in rain-soaked Boston Marathon
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PIX: Kawauchi, Linden record shock wins in rain-soaked Boston ...

IMAGE: USA's Desiree Linden crosses the finish line to win the women's division of the 122nd Boston Marathon in Boston, Massachusetts, USA on Monday. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters Japan's Yuki Kawauchi and America's Desiree Linden ended long droughts for their countries with stunning victories in a wet and windy Boston Marathon on Monday. Kawauchi ran down defending champion Geoffrey Kirui of Kenya to win in two hours, 15 minutes and 58 seconds. He is the first Japanese man to win the event ... Rediff.com, 1 week ago
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Despite massive rise in income, how far are female cricketers from achieving parity with male counterparts?

India women's captain Mithali Raj and three of her team mates became the world's richest women cricketers overnight when the BCCI unveiled a new set of annual contracts for its elite players last week.
 DNA1 month ago Winds of change: Women cricketers set for pay boost!  Rediff.com1 month ago Indian Women vs Australian Women, 1st ODI: Time, teams, live streaming and where to watch on TV  DNA1 month ago
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Serena aims to inspire women the world over with this powerful message

IMAGE: Serena Williams, who won her 23rd Grand Slam title at last year's Australian Open before going on maternity leave, returned to the tennis courts, last month when she represented the United States in a Fed Cup doubles match, and is scheduled to take part in the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells this week. Photograph: Richard Shiro/Getty Images Serena Williams has in her own indomitable way become an inspiration to women the world over. From being criticised for not being pretty enough, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Oram signs as New Zealand women bowling coach

as their bowling coach. Oram has accepted an 18-month contract, which will see him join the team for incoming and outgoing tours as well as training camps. Oram has worked with the team in the past after his retirement and has also coached many of New ...
 ESPN Cricinfo1 month ago
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Sports Shorts: Chennainyin FC scores hard-fought win over FC Goa

A summary of sports events and persons who made news on Thursday IMAGE: Chennaiyin FC’s Jeje Lalpekhlua chests the ball. Photograph: ISL media Chennaiyin FC, on Thursday, managed a 1-0 win over FC Goa to move to the third place in the Hero Indian Super League, thanks to a own goal by defender Narayan Das.   After a goalless first half, Chennainyin FC created more scoring chances in the second half and the all important goal came in the 52nd minute as the visitors gathered full ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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Odisha govt to sponsor Indian hockey team, becomes first state to sponsor a national sports team

In a first-of-its-kind association, Indian hockey on Thursday got a new sponsor in state government of Odisha, which has decided to support the game for the next five years. The announcement was made by Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik during a grand ...
 DNA2 months ago

Nassar's victims push for accountability

The worst sex-abuse case in sports history ended with a third long prison sentence for Larry Nassar, and his victims vowed to keep fighting for accountability in the scandal that upended the gymnastics world and raised alarms about the sports ask-no-questions ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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As driving career ends Patrick remains driven

'I'd like to inspire people from the heart so that they were driven from the inside' IMAGE: Professional race car driver Danica Patrick poses for a photograph during an interview. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters Danica Patrick may soon no longer be a race car driver but the only woman to win an IndyCar race remains as driven as ever as she speeds towards one last Indianapolis 500 and the end of a ground-breaking career.   Patrick will bring her career full circle on the Indianapolis ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Beach volleyball, a baby and bronze for Vanuatu mum

It's not easy making history at the Commonwealth Games -- and it doesn't get any less complicated if you're looking after a baby at the same time, as Vanuatu beach volleyball player Miller Pata has found.While most athletes have ice baths and massages after ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Golf-From stopping pucks to sinking putts, Henderson switch pays off

April 12 (Reuters) - Canadian Brooke Henderson gave up ice hockey six years ago to focus on golf but the former goaltender says the time 'between the pipes' helped prepare her for life on the elite women's tour.
 Reuters1 week ago
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