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World T20: Australia axe Pattinson from preliminary squad


July 18th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 18 (IANS) Australia's James Pattinson would have felt hard done by the the selectors as the young pacer was omitted from the preliminary 30-player World Cup Twenty20 squad ... Read more...

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Sydney Sixers win Big Bash thriller


December 27th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 27 (IANS) Sydney Sixers registered their second victory in the Twenty20 Big Bash League here Tuesday after a thrilling two-run win over Melbourne Stars.Stars' number ten batsman Clint ... Read more...

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Ponting to play in Tasmania’s Sheffield Shield opener


October 8th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 8 (IANS) Defending Sheffield Shield champions Tasmania will be bolstered by the presence of former Australian captain Ricky Ponting when they take on Western Australia in the season-opener ... Read more...

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Katich among seven players to lose Australian contract


June 8th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, June 8 (IANS) Australian opening batsman Simon Katich is among seven players who have lost their central contracts. Cricket Australia (CA) has set its focus on blooding youngsters and ... Read more...

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Samit Patel’s appetite for runs revives England dream


April 28th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): Samit Patel has sent another reminder to England selectors with an impressive all-round display in his team's County Championship Division One game against Worcestershire.Patel took 3-31 from 12 ... Read more...

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Australia’s search for match-winning spinner is over: Hughes


February 15th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 15 (ANI): Former Test captain Kim Hughes has said that the long search for Australia's next match-winning spinner is over, and added South Australian tweaker Nathan Lyon was the emerging ... Read more...

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Perth ODI: Australia claims 6-1 series rout with 57-run win over England


February 6th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Feb 6(ANI): Australia ended a long and arduous summer of cricket with a comfortable 57-run victory in the seventh and final ODI against England in Perth on Sunday.The dead rubber result ... Read more...

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White defends resting of Clarke, Watson for final ODI against England


February 5th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 5 (ANI): All-rounder Cameron White, who will captain Australia for the first time in a one-day international in Perth against England on Sunday, has defended the resting of Michael Clarke ... Read more...

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White to captain Aussies for first time in ODIs


February 4th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Feb.4 (ANI): Victorian all-rounder Cameron White will captain Australia for the first time in a one-day international in Perth against England on Sunday.With the series sealed in Australia's favour 5-1, the ... Read more...

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Lee, Hodge named in Oz 30-man 2011 World Cup squad


December 17th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 17(ANI): Experienced fast bowler Brett Lee and batsman Brad Hodge have been included in Australia's 30-man squad for next year's World Cup in the subcontinent.Lee has retired from Test cricket, ... Read more...

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North says nothing to hide from England ahead of Ashes


November 5th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 5 (ANI): Marcus North has said it would have been pointless to have withdrawn from today's tour match against England to deny the tourists a look at him before the ... Read more...

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Clarke retained as Australia’s Twenty20 captain


May 24th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 24 (ANI): Michael Clarke has been retained as Australia's Twenty20 captain after his tenure was under review over his poor batting in the shortest version of the game,Clarke was named ... Read more...

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Hughes shoulder dislocation provides opportunity for others


May 7th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 7 (ANI): Australian left-hand opening batsman Phil Hughes has dislocated his shoulder during off-season training, and is now hoping that the next man in the queue for places in the ... Read more...

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Challengers beat Royals, book IPL semi-final berth (Lead)


April 15th, 2010 - 1:39 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 15 (IANS) Last year's finalists Royal Challengers Bangalore sailed into the semi-finals of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a convincing five-wicket win over the Rajasthan Royals at the ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Rajasthan Royals vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore


April 15th, 2010 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 14 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here Wednesday: Rajasthan Royals:Michael ... Read more...

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IPL scoreboard: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals


April 12th, 2010 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 12 (IANS) The following is the scorebard of the Indian Premier League match between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals here Sunday. Mumbai IndiansSanath Jayasuriya c Jhunjhunwala b Watson 1 ... Read more...

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Tendulkar guides Mumbai Indians to their first IPL semifinal (Lead)


April 12th, 2010 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 12 (IANS) Mumbai Indians sealed a semi-final berth with a clinical 37-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match here Sunday. Sachin Tendulkar smashed an unbeaten ... Read more...

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IPL scoreboard: Rajasthan Royals vs. Chennai Super Kings


March 28th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 28 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings at the Sardar Patel Stadium in Motera here Sunday: Rajasthan ... Read more...

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IPL scoreboard: Deccan Chargers vs Rajasthan Royals


March 27th, 2010 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 27 (IANS) Scoreboard of the Indian Premier League match between Deccan Chargers and Rajasthan Royals. Deccan ChargersAdam Gilchrist c Pathan b Narwal 1 (3b)VVS Laxman c Pathan b ... Read more...

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Damien Martyn’s IPL stint is over


March 25th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 25 (IANS) Former Australian batsman Damien Martyn has been dropped from a pruned Rajasthan Royals squad after playing only a match in the Indian Premier League's third edition. Martyn, who along ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals post 20th IPL win (Statistical Highlights)


March 25th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 25 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals, with their 31-run over Kings XI Punjab here Wednesday night, became the first Indian Premier League (IPL) team to post 20 wins. Royals, the ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals outplay Kings XI Punjab by 31 runs


March 25th, 2010 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS
Mohali (IANS), March 25 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals showed signs of resurgence as they outplayed Kings XI Punjab by 31 runs for their second straight victory in Indian Premier League at the Punjab ... Read more...

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IPL scoreboard: Rajasthan Royals vs Kings XI Punjab


March 25th, 2010 - 1:31 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 24 (IANS) Scoreboard of the Indian Premier League match between Rajasthan Royals and Kings XI Punjab here Wednesday. Rajasthan RoyalsMichael Lumb ... Read more...

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Royals beat Knights for first victory in IPL 3 (Lead)


March 20th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 20 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals logged their first points in the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a convincing 34-run victory over Kolkata Knight Riders here Saturday. Electing to bat, Rajasthan Royals scored ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Rajasthan Royals vs KKR, IPL


March 20th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 20 (IANS) Scoreboard of the Indian Premier League match between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders here Saturday: Rajasthan Royals:Michael Lumb lbw b Dinda 0Naman Ojha run ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals looking for back-up within the squad


March 17th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals is banking on their overseas back-up to fill up the slots left vacant because of injuries to key players Graeme Smith and Dmitri Mascarenhas. Smith fractured ... Read more...

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Australian squad not match-hardened ahead of Ashes: Waugh


March 13th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 13 (ANI): Former skipper Steve Waugh has warned Ricky Ponting and the Australian squad that they are not match-hardened heading into this year's home Ashes series because of a lack ... Read more...

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Australia secure Chappell-Hadlee Trophy with six-wicket Auckland win


March 11th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland (New Zealand), Mar. 11 (ANI): Australia secured the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy on Thursday with a six-wicket win against New Zealand in the fourth one-day international played here.Credit for the win went to ... Read more...

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Haddin stars as Australia roll over New Zealand in Hamilton ODI


March 9th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Mar 9(ANI): Australian wicketkeeper-batsman Brad Haddin's century helped the visitors defeat New Zealand by six wickets in the third ODI played at Seddon Park in Hamilton, and take a 2-1 ... Read more...

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Michael Clarke quits New Zealand tour for personal reasons


March 8th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 8 (ANI): Vice-captain of the Australian cricket team, Michael Clarke, is said to have quit the New Zealand tour and is heading back to his Sydney home for personal reasons.A ... Read more...

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New Zealand ODI series: No replacement for injured Marsh


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Napier, Mar 2(ANI): Australia have decided against replacing injured opener Shaun Marsh and will take only 13 players into their ODI series against New Zealand, starting on Wednesday.Marsh had been ruled ... Read more...

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Marsh to miss one-day series in New Zealand


February 28th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.28 (ANI): Opening batsman Shaun Marsh will miss Australia's one-day international series in New Zealand because of ongoing back problems, Cricket Australia said on Sunday.Australia's two-match Twenty20 series against the Black ... Read more...

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Lee in Australia’s preliminary squad for World Twenty20


February 26th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 26 (IANS) Paceman Brett Lee has been named in Australia's preliminary 30-man squad for the World Twenty20 championship beginning April 30 in the West Indies. Lee, 33, announced his ... Read more...

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Australia thrash West Indies by 125 runs in Melbourne ODI, clinch series 4-0


February 19th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 19(ANI): Australia on Friday crushed West Indies by 125 runs in the fifth and final ODI at the MCG in Melbourne to clinch the five-match series 4-0.West Indies' hopes of ... Read more...

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‘Cruising’ Oz cricket team in energy saving mode


February 11th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 11 (ANI): The Australian team is going to be in energy-saving mode ahead of forthcoming tours and has rested Shane Watson and Brad Haddin for the limited-overs series.Watson has been ... Read more...

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