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WTA Guangzhou International Women's Open: Samantha Stosur one of several ...
SkySports
Samantha Stosur was stunned by home hope Yafan Wang at the Guangzhou International Women's Open, where only one of the eight seeds reached round two. Chinese player Wang, who is ranked 251 in the world, came back from a set down to defeat the ...
Stosur stunned on another day of shocks in GuangzhouSportal.com.au

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Toronto Star

A celebration of African grandmothers' fight for women's rights
Toronto Star
It was International Women's Day, 2008. And I was lucky enough to capture that historical moment in a photograph. Now, six years later, that photo will be on display at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg which, after a ceremonial opening ...

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Wake, Wind and Surf

Maxum ASP Women's Pro Junior Finds Quarterfinalists
ASP
Day 1 of the Maxum ASP Women's Pro Junior and NRMA Women's Surf Classic got underway today in difficult one-to-two foot (1 – 1.5m) waves at North Cronulla as some of the world's most promising female junior surfers battled it out in an effort to book ...
Maxum ASP Women's Pro Junior underway in SydneyWake, Wind and Surf
Quarterfinalists decided on Day 1 of the Maxum ASP Women's Pro JuniorBoxscore

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Zee News

Asian Games LIVE: Men's team bags 10m air pistol bronze, Jitu fifth in singles
Zee News
12:19 IST: Joshna Chinappa takes the first game 11-7 against her good friend and quarter-final opponent Dipika Pallikal in women's squash. Related Stories ... 11:20 IST: Biggest story of Day 2 so far has to be that of the Korean schoolboy outgunning ...
Asian Games: Indian Men's Team Win Bronze in 10m Air Pistol EventNDTVSports.com
Jitu Rai gives India golden start on opening day of 2014 Asian GamesFirstpost
India opens with a bangThe Hindu
Cricket Country -India.com
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Times of India

Guangzhou International Women's Open: Alize Cornet to play Monica Niculescu ...
SkySports
Alize Cornet will face Monica Niculescu in the final of the Guangzhou International Women's Open after both came through their last four clashes in China. Second seed Cornet defeated Timea Bacsinszky 6-1 7-6 (7-5) after Niculsecu had defeated Wang ...
Cornet, Niculescu reach finalOrange UK News

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azcentral

editor helps WWII vets visit DC memorial
azcentral
It was a scene that repeated itself over and over during a three-day Honor Flight this month that sent 28 World War II veterans from Arizona to visit their memorial in Washington, D.C. Wherever the gold-shirted vets went, Americans young and old ...

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Asian Games, Day 2 Live: Ghosal Assures Squash Medal; Shooters Fire Bronze
NDTVSports.com
India also assured themselves of a bronze medal in the badminton and squash events on what turned out to be a reasonably good opening show with a gold medal coming on the very first day. (Day 1 Wrap). 12.40 (IST): SQUASH MEDAL ASSURED! Saurav Ghosal ...

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Indonesia team banks on Ika for medal
Jakarta Post
During the World Cup in Wroclaw in August, Ika Yuliana Rochmawati put in a steady performance to win gold in the women's recurve by edging out Xu Jing of China and Kumari Deepika of India in the finals. Despite the boost, the ... They've trained here ...



Ilford Recorder 24

Profile: Chadwell Heath's John Barfoot on why he became a First World War ...
Ilford Recorder 24
The sight of the broken veterans invoked a passion for the era that remains to this day. The 84-year-old, of Ilfracombe Gardens, Chadwell Heath, said: ... Grace Berry was a Women's Royal Air Force (WRAF) driver, who worked with 44 Squadron at Hainault ...



Mid Devon Gazette

Tiverton women help Soroptimist International celebrate 80 years of co-operation
Mid Devon Gazette
Club members have forged a link with students at Petroc College by putting up displays drawing attention to human rights, elimination of violence against women, and marking International Women's Day. They are responsible also for similar displays in ...
Taunton Soroptimists celebrate 80-year milestoneThis is The West Country

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