Online edition of India's National Newspaper


Sport
News
Front Page
National
States:
• Tamil Nadu
• Andhra
• Karnataka
• Kerala
• New Delhi
• Other States
International
Opinion
Business
Sport
Miscellaneous

Index

Specials
In Focus
Photo Gallery
Events 2010

Features:
Life
Magazine
Literary Review
Metro Plus
Business
Education Plus
Open Page
Book Review
SciTech
NXg
Friday Review
Cinema Plus
Quest
Property Plus
Folio

Stocks
Quotes
SE Diary

Advts
Retail Plus
Classifieds
Jobs



Group Sites
The Hindu
Business Line
The Sportstar
Frontline
Publications
eBooks
Images

Home

Events 2010   Jan  Feb  Mar  Apr  May  Jun  Jul  Aug  Sep  Oct  Nov  Dec 
Events in August 2010

Aug. 1 Mark Webber wins the Hungarian Grand Prix. Full Story
Aug. 3 Sachin Tendulkar becomes the highest-capped Test player in history, surpassing Australiaís Steve Waugh by playing his 169th Test against Sri Lanka at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo. Full Story
Aug. 7 India beat host Sri Lanka in the third Test and draws the three-Test series 1-1. Full Story
India finishes third in the Asian Menís Cup volleyball championship in Urmia, Iran. Full Story
Aug. 8 Tejaswini Sawant becomes the first Indian woman shooter to win an ISSF World Championship gold in the 50m rifle prone event in Munich. Full Story
Australia wins the Menís Champions Trophy hockey tournament in Monchengladbach, Germany. Full Story
Manchester United wins the Community Shield, beating Chelsea 3-1. Full Story
Aug. 18 Brazilian club Internacional wins the Copa Libertadores championship, beating Mexicoís Guadalajara 5-3 on aggregate and 6-0 on points.
Aug. 21 Barcelona beats Sevilla 5-3 on aggregate to win the Spanish Super Cup.
Inter Milan wins the Italian Super Cup for the fifth time, beating Roma 3-1.
Aug. 22 Arjun Atwal becomes the first Indian to win a PGA Tour event at the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, North Carolina. Full Story
Aug. 27 Atletico Madrid wins the UEFA Super Cup for the first time with a 2-0 victory over Inter Milan in Monaco.
Aug. 28 Pakistanís tour to England comes under a spot-fixing cloud following the arrest of bookie Mazher Majeed, who had said to British tabloid News of the World that he bribed Pakistan bowlers Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir to deliberately bowl no-balls. Full Story
Aug. 29 McLarenís Lewis Hamilton wins the Belgian Grand Prix. Full Story
England completes a 3-1 series win after beating Pakistan by an innings and 225 runs in the fourth Test at Lordís. Full Story


Events 2010   Jan  Feb  Mar  Apr  May  Jun  Jul  Aug  Sep  Oct  Nov  Dec 



Send: Comments to: thehindu@vsnl.com
Letters to the Editor to: letters@thehindu.co.in with full postal address

News: Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Index | Features: Life | Magazine | Literary Review | Metro Plus | Open Page | Education Plus | Book Review | Business | SciTech | NXg | Friday Review | Cinema Plus | Young World | Property Plus | Quest| Folio |

The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | Business Line | The Sportstar | Frontline | Publications | eBooks | Images | Home |

Copyright © 2011, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu