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Irish cricketer Kevin disappointed at missing IPL


May 4th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Ireland cricketer Kevin O'Brien, who holds the record for the fastest century in the World Cup, is disappointed at missing the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Andrew Flintoff unhappy with fee of 4 pounds for watching school play


December 2nd, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former English cricket star Andrew Flintoff complained on Twitter after being charged £4 to attend his daughter’s school Christmas party. Flintoff who made millions during his time ... Read more...

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England will stay No.1 for a long time: Harminson


October 8th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Former England pace bowler Steve Harmison feels the current side will reign at the top of world cricket for years.Harmison, alongwith Andrew Flintoff, Marcus ­Trescothick and ... Read more...

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Flintoff slams India’s lacklustre attitude


August 19th, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Former England skipper Andrew Flintoff slammed India's lacklustre approach to the ongoing cricket Test series and said the hosts looked far more a "professional side" even ... Read more...

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England to call former cricketers for World No.1 celebrations


August 18th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) England will invite all the players involved in their journey to the top of Test cricket to attend the celebrations of their feat on the final ... Read more...

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Dhoni’s record as India’s captain remarkable: Atherton


July 17th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Atherton is moved by India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership qualities.Atherton in his column in The Times said the "defining cricketing image ... Read more...

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SRK to show abs if KKR reaches IPL final


April 18th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 18 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan says he will take off his shirt, a'la Sourav Ganguly, to show off his six-pack abs if his Kolkata Knight ... Read more...

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Flintoff’s ’six-fingered dingles’ jibe angers disability campaigners


April 15th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 15 (ANI): Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff has created an online storm with his derogatory "six-fingered" comments aimed at Burnley's townsfolk.Now, disability campaigners are demanding that he apologise for ... Read more...

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Watson as good as Flintoff, Kallis


April 13th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr. 13 (ANI): Australia all-rounder Shane Watson can be compared to England's Andrew Flintoff and South Africa's Jacques Kallis in terms of his statiscal achievements in recent times.According to Fox Sports, ... Read more...

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Flintoff makes ‘charity-raising school boy’s day’ by presenting award


March 19th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.19 (ANI): Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff surprised a Westleigh High School student in morning assembly by presenting him an award.Cameron Foster, 15, was presented the Princess Diana Award for ... Read more...

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2009 Ashes victory finished my career: Flintoff


March 17th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has revealed that playing in the team's victorious 2009 Ashes campaign despite a knee injury finished his international career at the ... Read more...

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Ashes-winning heroics in 2009 finished me: Flintoff


March 17th, 2011 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 17 (ANI): England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff, who retired from all forms of cricket after failing to recover from a knee injury, has said his body had paid the full price ... Read more...

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Cricket fans can now follow World Cup on iPhone


February 28th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb.28 (ANI): This Cricket World Cup, fans can follow favorite teams and stars right on the iPhone. The sleek free-to-download iPhone app, WC2k11 Cricket, offers match scores, tweets from cricket ... Read more...

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Indians 7 biggest grossers at IPL auction (Lead, News Analysis)


January 9th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Veturi Srivatsa New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) auction 2011 has predictably demolished a lot of myths and theories about both the sport and business. For one, ... Read more...

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It’s now truly the Indian Premier League


January 9th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Veturi Srivatsa New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) auction 2011 has predictably demolished a lot of myths and theories about both the sport and business. For one, ... Read more...

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Gambhir gets record $2.4mn; No takers for Ganguly, Lara, Swann (Night Lead)


January 8th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 8 (IANS) In a roller-coaster ride of an Indian Premier League (IPL) auction here Saturday, Gautam Gambhir topped the list of moneybags with a record $2.4 million though unexpectedly ... Read more...

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IPL-4: No takers for Ganguly, Gayle; Gambhir gets record $2.4m (Afternoon lead)


January 8th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 8 (IANS) There were no takers for former India captain Sourav Ganguly and West Indian hard-hitter Chris Gayle while Gautam Gambhir fetched a record $2.4 million as corporate honchos, ... Read more...

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Gambhir sold to Knight Riders for record $2.4 mn


January 8th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 8 (IANS) India's opening batsman Gautam Gambhir was the first player to be sold in the players' auction for Indian Premier League (IPL) season four, fetching a record $2.4 ... Read more...

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Former England captains blast Ponting’s behaviour


December 28th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) England's former Test captains have criticised Australian skipper Ricky Ponting for his lengthy argument with Pakistani umpire Aleem Dar during the fourth Ashes Test at the Melbourne Cricket ... Read more...

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Oz players crossed line in Perth Test: Flintoff


December 27th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 27 (ANI): Hitting out at the Australian players for their mindless sledging during the Perth Test, former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff described it as "outright abuse".Flintoff said Australia crossed ... Read more...

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Johnson has potential of becoming Australia’s Andrew Flintoff: Geoff Boycott


December 20th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 20 (ANI): Former England captain Geoffrey Boycott believes Mitchell Johnson has the ability to be Australia's version of Andrew Flintoff after his man-of-the-match display in the third Ashes Test in ... Read more...

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Hughes will make England pay for taunting him: Langer


December 10th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 10 (ANI): Australia's batting coach Justin Langer has backed opener Phillip Hughes to perform in the third Test, and said England will be made to pay for taunting the under-pressure ... Read more...

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Gutted Flintoff heading back to ‘Blighty’ from Dubai to watch favourite soap


December 10th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.10 (ANI): Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff may move back to Britain from Dubai because he misses the tram crash special Corrie.Flintoff moved to Dubai to be well placed for the ... Read more...

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Australia’s lost ‘aura’ would return if Warne comes out of retirement: Flintoff


December 9th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 9 (ANI): Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff has said Australia is not in a position to win a Test without the help of Shane Warne, and has asked the legendary ... Read more...

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Payback time for England: Flintoff


December 6th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) Former England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff feels the current Australian side is the weakest he has seen and wants his team to "payback" for the earlier defeats at the ... Read more...

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England must block out 2006 Ashes nightmare: Gillespie


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Dec.2 (ANI): Former Australian fast bowler Jason Gillespie has said that England must block out the harrowing memories of the Ashes series played Down Under in 2006, or risk scuppering their ... Read more...

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Ponting backs Doherty to deliver in Ashes


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 23 (ANI): Despite Australian spinner Xavier Doherty's dreadful first-class average at the Gabba (two wickets at 78), skipper Ricky Ponting has indicated he had more faith in his fellow Tasmanian ... Read more...

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Flintoff confident England will beat Australia in Ashes series


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.23 (ANI): Double Ashes hero Andrew Flintoff believes England has a better crop of players than Australia and expects them to retain the coveted urn.Flintoff told BBC Sport: "Looking at ... Read more...

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Anderson has no intention of doing a Harmy repeat at Gabba


November 22nd, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Nov.22 (ANI): Lancashire and England fast bowler James Anderson has vowed not to repeat Steve Harmison's first ball in The Ashes series flying straight to second slip."The only way it ... Read more...

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Freddie Flintoff slashes 1.5 million pounds of asking price for home


November 9th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.9 (ANI): Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff has slashed 1.5 million pounds off the asking price of his luxury home.The cricket ace, 32, originally put the six-bedroom mansion in Prestbury, Cheshire, ... Read more...

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‘Skilful’ Broad, the biggest threat to Australia during Ashes: Adams


October 31st, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Oct 31(ANI): Former New Zealand all-rounder Andre Adams has said that England fast bowler Stuart Broad would be the 'biggest threat' to Australia during the upcoming Ashes series.Adams, who plays for ... Read more...

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It’s fantastic to win Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy, says Tendulkar


October 6th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct.6 (ANI): On winning Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year 2010 here, a visibly delighted master blaster Sachin Tendulkar said that it felt "fantastic" to win ... Read more...

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Tendulkar wins ICC Player of the Year award


October 6th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 6 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar won the 'Player of the Year' award while Virender Sehwag was voted 'Test Player of the Year' in the International Cricket Council's award ceremony here ... Read more...

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England to fly a 16-man ‘clone’ team as cover for Ashes defence


September 25th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept.25 (ANI): In a stunning and innovative move England coach Andy Flower plans to fly an unprecedented 32 players, including a 16-man B-team Down Under.Flower remembers England's disastrous Ashes tour of ... Read more...

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Flintoff, a match winner and entertainer par excellence: Benaud


September 19th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.19 (ANI): Former Australian cricket captain and well known commentator Richie Benaud has described retiring Andrew Flintoff as one of two Englishmen who were match winners and entertainers, and the only ... Read more...

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