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All-round strength of Cobras will be key against NSW Blues

September 23rd, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 23 (IANS) South African champions Cape Cobras and their Australian counterparts New South Wales Blues face off here Saturday in what promises to be a humdinger of a ... Read more...

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Australian cricketers in Chandigarh, Taj turns into fortress

September 22nd, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Sep 22 (IANS) The plush Taj Hotel in Chandigarh looks no less than a fortress these days, thanks to scores of security personnel who are swarming all over the ... Read more...

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Security concerns may prompt Kiwis to pull out of Delhi Commonwealth Games

September 13th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 13(ANI): New Zealand may reportedly pull out of next month's Delhi Commonwealth Games over security concerns.The security and operational systems for the Games would be confirmed over the next 10 ... Read more...

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Delhi Commonwealth Games bound Kiwi teams hiring own security consultants

September 11th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 11(ANI): Netball New Zealand (NNZ), Hockey New Zealand (HNZ) and the New Zealand Rugby Union (NZRU) have hired independent security consultants ahead of next month's Delhi Commonwealth Games.According to The ... Read more...

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Australian delegation calls on Coal Minister

February 5th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 5(ANI): An Australian delegation led by Minister for Resources, Energy and Tourism Martin Ferguson on Friday called on Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Coal Sriprakash Jaiswal in the ... Read more...

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Bhajji’s cousin suspects foul play in his son’s death in Australia

May 31st, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, May 31 (IANS) Amidst the spurt in attacks on Indian students in Australia that many say are racially motivated, the cousin of Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has alleged foul play ... Read more...

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PCB may host Australia in Ireland, Scotland

May 22nd, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 22 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is mulling over a proposal to host Australia in Ireland or Scotland, as the expense of hosting a series in England is too ... Read more...

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Ponting, Smith spar ahead of competitive series

February 18th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Feb.18 (ANI): Captains of Australia and South Africa -- Ricky Ponting and Graeme Smith are leaving no stone unturned in upping the ante through mind games ahead of what promises ... Read more...

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Australian cricket tour to Pakistan in doldrums over security fears

February 4th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.4 (ANI): Its highly unlikely that Cricket Australia (CA) would allow its national cricket squad to tour Pakistan amidst the deteriorating security conditions in the country. According to the Pakistan Cricket ... Read more...

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Aussie women cricketers also lose to NZ

February 3rd, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb. 3 (ANI): The New Zealand women''s cricket team narrowly beat their Australian counterparts in the annual women''s cricket Rose Bowl series against New Zealand. Half-centuries by Karen Rolton and ... Read more...

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England may also follow Australia out of Champions Trophy

August 20th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.20 (ANI): Englands cricketers may follow their Australian counterparts in opting out of the Champions Trophy in Pakistan, citing security concerns. Australian players became the first to break rank and withdraw ... Read more...

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Fresh security fears scare Champs Trophy as Australia closes consulates in Pak

August 14th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 14 (ANI): Two days after the ICCs Task Force visiting Pakistan to assess overall security ahead of next months Champions Trophy allayed fears of international cricketers from Australia, England, ... Read more...

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