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England not approaching World Twenty20 final with trepidation: Flower


May 15th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 15 (ANI): The England cricket team is not approaching the World Twenty20 final against Australia with trepidation, said coach Andy Flower on Friday."The guys are bouncing off the ... Read more...

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Smith `taking the piss, doing extremely well,’ says Johnson


May 12th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 12 (ANI): Australian left-arm fast bowler Mitchell Johnson believes that emerging leg-spinning all-rounder Steven Smith is fitting in nicely with the national squad, and adds that he already ... Read more...

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Cameron White’s blast ruins Lanka’s World Twenty20 campaign


May 10th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 10 (ANI): Australian leg-spinning all-rounder Cameron White has spoiled Sri Lanka's party at the World Twenty20 championship, scoring 89 of 49 balls.As a result Sri Lanka lost a ... Read more...

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Lanka star spinner Murali ruled out of World Twenty20


May 9th, 2010 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 9 (ANI): Sri Lankan off-spinner Muttiah Muralitharan will not play in tonight's World Twenty20 clash with the Australians, as he is yet to recover from his groin injury.Muralitharan ... Read more...

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Pak restricts Kiwis to 133 for 7 in Barbados 20-20 clash


May 8th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by ANI
Bridgetown (Barbados, West Indies), May 8 (ANI): Bowling with good control and discipline, Pakistan on Saturday restricted New Zealand to 133-7 off their 20 overs in their World Twenty20 Super Eight ... Read more...

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Vettori confident about New Zealand facing must-wins


May 8th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 8 (ANI): New Zealand is suddenly facing the prospect of having to win four consecutive matches if they are to claim the Twenty20 cricket World Cup.Having lost ... Read more...

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Gambhir says India’s vaunted spinners won’t suffer against Australia


May 7th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 7 (ANI): Opening batsman Gautam Gambhir has rubbished claims that India's spin-heavy attack will suffer a murderous assault at the hands of Australia's batsmen on the pace-friendly ... Read more...

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Clarke hoping to dish out `chin music to Indians, Johnson out with injury


May 7th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 7 (ANI): Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke has said that he will be unleashing his pace battery on the Indians on the bouncy Kensington Oval pitch here in ... Read more...

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Black Caps looking forward to playing on faster Windies tracks


May 6th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 6 (ANI): The Black Caps are ready to up the ante in the Super Eight stage of the World Twenty20 Cup, and are particularly looking forward to ... Read more...

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Brendon McCullum believes bro Nathan will continue to deliver


May 6th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 6 (ANI): New Zealand wicket-keeper-batsman Brendon McCullum believes his brother Nathan, an off-spinner and hard-hitting lower-order batsman, will continue with his standout performance in the Group of Eight ... Read more...

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Black Caps must be ready for change in WorldTwenty20 competition: Vettori


May 5th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 5 (ANI): New Zealand has so far had an easy fare at the Twenty20 cricket world championship, but captain Daniel Vettori says that's about to change.Having beaten Zimbabwe ... Read more...

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Aussies could finish as group leaders in World Twenty20


May 4th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), May 4 (ANI): Should Australia win against Bangladesh here on Wednesday, it could finish as Group A leaders after the round-robin phase of the Twenty20 World Cup.Two teams from ... Read more...

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India, Australia are Sobers favourites to lift Twenty20 World Cup title


April 21st, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Apr.21 (ANI): Former West Indies star Gary Sobers has said that India and Australia are his favourites for wresting this year's Twenty20 World Cup title, but adds that ... Read more...

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Dust storms from Arctic may affect climate and health in the Americas and Europe


February 20th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): New evidence has emerged which indicates that dust storms in the arctic, possibly caused by receding glaciers, may be making similar deposits in northern Europe and North America, ... Read more...

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Strauss tells KP to keep his mouth shut


March 30th, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Mar.30 (ANI): England cricket captain Andrew Strauss has warned Kevin Pietersen to keep his mouth shut.Captain Strauss and England's management are increasingly unhappy at KP's words and actions. ... Read more...

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Strauss helps England to square ODI series against Windies


March 30th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Mar.30 (ANI): England cricket skipper Andrew Strauss stroked an aggressive 79 of 61 balls to help his team inflict a crushing victory in the fourth one-day international against the ... Read more...

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England, Flintoff to give a miss to pedalo incident Carribean hotel


March 26th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Mar.26 (ANI): The England cricket team has refused to return to the hotel in St Lucia which was the scene of Andrew Flintoff's infamous pedalo incident.Flintoff was stripped of ... Read more...

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England all rounder Bopara eying IPL glory


March 24th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Mar.24 (ANI): England and Essex all-rounder Ravi Bopara is hell bent on becoming a big-hitting sensation in the Indian Premier League, no matter where it is played. Both ... Read more...

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Playing for England more important than IPL: Flintoff


February 28th, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Feb.28 (ANI): All rounder Andrew Flintoff has reiterated that as far as he is concerned, playing for England is the ultimate, though there is talk about him preferring ... Read more...

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Flintoff says he never gets a niggle, always a proper injury


February 27th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Feb.27 (ANI): England all rounder Andrew Flintoff laments the fact that unlike other players he never gets a niggle, but always a full blown and proper injury. Flintoff, who ... Read more...

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Flintoff says he intends to play in IPL 2009


February 25th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Feb.25 (ANI): England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff expects to be fit to play in the lucrative Indian Premier League. Though he has been ruled out of the Fourth Test ... Read more...

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Freddie heading for a showdown with ECB bosses over IPL


February 23rd, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Feb.23 (ANI): England all rounder Andrew Flintoff could be heading for a showdown with ECB bosses over playing in the Indian Premier League. Freddie, 31, is struggling with ... Read more...

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Injured Flintoff under pressure not to play IPL


February 21st, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Barbados (West Indies), Feb.21 (ANI): Injured England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff is reportedly under pressure not to play in the 2009 Indian Premier League Twenty20 competition. With Australian captain Ricky Ponting and several ... Read more...

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