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Fernando Alonso joins 'do not drink and drive' campaign

Fernando Alonso joins 'do not drink and drive' campaign

Singapore, Sept 19 (UNI) In a bid to encourage people not to Drink and Drive, Spanish Formula One racing driver and the two-time World Champion Fernando Alonso has signed a global petition - 'Join The Pact'.


   The 36-year old, who is currently racing for McLaren-Honda, met bollywood star Rannvijay Singh and former professional racing driver Mika Hakkinen during the just concluded Singapore Gran Prix and the trio signed the Johnnie Walker’s 'Join The Pact' initiative, which is a global campaign that encourages people to never drink and drive.


   Significantly, Mika, drivers of McLaren Honda and Sahara Force India are the ambassadors of the campaign. Mika, who is the 1998 and 1999 Formula One World Champion, has visited over 40 countries to spread the applaudable message. The campaign, which marked its 10th year in 2017, aims to collect five million commitments by end of 2018. For every commitment collected, 1km of safe rides home is given back by Johnnie Walker. UNI XC-KU PY

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Siddharth excels as U Mumba outplay Telegu Titans

23 Oct 2018 | 10:23 PM

Pune, Oct 23 (UNI) U Mumba proved they are true challengers when they bounced
back in style to force a crushing 41-20 victory over Telugu Titans in their first
Inter-Zone match of the 6th Vivo Pro Kabaddi League in Pune on Tuesday.

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Delhi Dynamos and Chennaiyin FC played out an engaging goalless stalemate in ISL

23 Oct 2018 | 10:16 PM

New Delhi, Oct 23 (UNI) Goalkeeper Francisco Dorronsoro delivered a masterclass as
Delhi Dynamos and Chennaiyin FC played out an engaging goalless stalemate in the
Hero Indian Super League 2018 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Tuesday.

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Bengal eves thrash Bihar to make it their sixth victory in a row in Women's Cricket U-19

23 Oct 2018 | 9:52 PM

Kolkata, Oct 23 (UNI) Bengal eves thrash Bihar by 98 runs to make it their sixth
victory in a row in Women's Cricket U-19 T20 League in Jabalpur today.

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Arun Lal appointed mentor in Bengal cricket team

23 Oct 2018 | 9:47 PM

Kolkata, Oct 23 (UNI) Former India Cricketer and Bengal skipper Arun Lal has been
appointed mentor of the senior Bengal team for the current season.

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