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West Indies speedster Roach ready to face Kiwis


July 24th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), July 24 (IANS/CMC) Fit-again fast bowler Kemar Roach says he is looking to make a big impact when he returns to the Test side for the ... Read more...

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Tendulkar likely to go for MRI scan


February 20th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, Feb 20 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar is likely to go for a MRI scan after he was hit on the head by a Brett Lee bouncer during the India-Australia ... Read more...

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‘Good Night, Good Morning’ - good, but has nothing to say (IANS Movie Review)


January 20th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Good Night, Good Morning"; Cast: Seema Rahmani, Manu Narayan, Raja Sen; Director: Sudhish Kamath; Rating: ***Every time a film critic dares to make a film and puts money where his ... Read more...

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India let Australia off the hook (Roundup)


December 26th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 26 (IANS) India let Australia off the hook and allowed them to end the first day in the first Test at 277 for six in the first innings ... Read more...

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Pattinson taps England bowling coach to tackle India


December 23rd, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 23 (IANS) Australia's young fast bowler James Pattinson is taking advice from England's bowling coach David Saker to plot the downfall of the famed Indian batting order ... Read more...

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Tendulkar misses landmark century, India 376/6 at lunch


November 25th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar fell six runs short of his milestone century as West Indies took three wickets to leave India reeling at 376/6 at lunch on ... Read more...

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Dravid crosses 13,000-run mark, Tendulkar closer to 100th ton


November 24th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Rahul Dravid Thursday became the second player in the world to score 13,000 runs in Test cricket after Sachin Tendulkar, who himself was 33 short ... Read more...

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Kohli’s ton, double century stand with Gambhir see India victorious


October 18th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Riding on a stroke-filled Virat Kohli century and his unbroken double-century third-wicket partnership with Gautam Gambhir, India coasted to an emphatic eight-wicket victory ... Read more...

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Akhtar could make best batsmen nervous: Gul


October 2nd, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 2 (IANS) Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul said Shoaib Akhtar, when at his best, could ruffle the best batsmen in the world including West Indian great Brian ... Read more...

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Fugitive US hijacker George Wright caught in Portugal


September 28th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Lisbon, Sept 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Portuguese officials have announced that they have arrested a fugitive US hijacker in the country. George Wright was part of a group who hijacked a Delta Airlines ... Read more...

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Pakistan cricket mourns Pataudi’s death


September 23rd, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 23 (IANS) Pakistanis Friday paid tribute to former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who died in New Delhi aged 70. Pataudi, nicknamed "Tiger" and well known ... Read more...

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Zara Phillips shrugs off Mike Tindall claims


September 19th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Zara Phillips says she is not worried about a video of her husband kissing another woman. Footage of Zara’s husband Mike Tindall kissing a blonde girl at ... Read more...

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Broad promises relentless short ball attack on India


September 5th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Southampton, Sep 5 (IANS) England speedster Stuart Broad says his team will continue to test the Indian batsmen with the short ball in the second One-day International at the ... Read more...

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Strauss-led England better than 2005 team: Flintoff


August 4th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Former England cricket captain Andrew Flintoff feels that the current side led by Andrew Strauss is even better than the 2005 team, and said they can ... Read more...

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Pitching the ball up was the key for Broad


July 24th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) England seamer Stuart Broad said bowling fuller at the Indian batsmen helped him to get the four wickets that saw the visitors crash out ... Read more...

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Double strikes from Broad reduce India to 102/2 (Lunch Report)


July 23rd, 2011 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Fast bowler Stuart Broad re-discovered his length and mojo to dismiss India's opening batsmen but Abhinav Mukund struck a fearless 49 as World No.1 Test ... Read more...

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Tremlett plans to bounce out India at Lord’s


July 20th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) England fast bowler Chris Tremlett hopes his towering presence would intimidate the Indian batsmen and wants to be patient while bowling against them in the four-match ... Read more...

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India beat West Indies by 63 runs, lead series 1-0


June 24th, 2011 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 24 (IANS) India put up a disciplined bowling performance to beat West Indies by 63 runs in the first Test and take a 1-0 lead in ... Read more...

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India one wicket away from victory in first Test (Lunch report)


June 24th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 23 (IANS) India were one wicket away from victory in the first cricket Test against West Indies here Thursday.West Indies, chasing a target of 326 runs, ... Read more...

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Sehwag takes Daredevils past Tuskers with his bat (Lead)


May 1st, 2011 - 3:50 am ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 30 (IANS) Virender Sehwag (80 off 47 balls) played a captain's knock on a difficult wicket to steer Delhi Daredevils to a 38-run win over Kochi Tuskers ... Read more...

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Kolkata Knight Riders outclass Delhi Daredevils (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 1:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Manoj Tiwary made a resilient unbeaten 61 off 47 balls as Kolkata Knight Riders outclassed Delhi Daredevils by 17 runs at their Ferozeshah Kotla ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan match bouncer for Metro ridership


March 30th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The Delhi Metro ridership of fell considerably Wednesday as India and Pakistan clashed in the second semifinal of World Cup 2011.According to Delhi Metro Rail ... Read more...

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Drunken ‘Boardwalk Empire’ star flashes onlookers


January 18th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): American actress Paz de la Huerta was photographed in a very drunk state with one side of her dress having fallen down to expose her left breast to ... Read more...

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German Bouncer’s Cards Thwart Him From Being Fatally Wounded By Knife Blows


January 14th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 14, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): A wallet full with 20 plastic cards and a stroke of providence rescued a pub’s 31-year-old doorman in western Germany, in the absence of which ... Read more...

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Bouncer’s Credit Cards Save His Life By Stopping Knife Blows


January 14th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a bizarre development, the credit cards stacked in the pocket of a pub bouncer saved his life by preventing the knife blows from reaching his ... Read more...

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Seething Hamza forced back into jail cell in UK


January 13th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.13 (ANI): Jailed hate preacher Abu Hamza was forced back into his cell by prison officers after refusing an order to return.Police at the Belmarsh Prison rejected fellow rabble-rouser Anjem Choudary's ... Read more...

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‘Cook more talented batsman than Kevin Pietersen’


January 5th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 5 (ANI): England pacer James Anderson has said that opener Alastair Cook is a more talented batsman than Kevin Pietersen.Cook made 189 and steered England to a first-innings lead. Australia ... Read more...

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India three wickets away from victory in Durban Test (Lunch report)


December 29th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 29 (IANS) Indian bowlers dealt four blows to South Africa on the fourth morning to stand on the verge of a famous victory in the second cricket Test here ... Read more...

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South Africa need another 233 runs to win (Tea Report)


December 28th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 28 (IANS) Captain Graeme Smith led the chase with a quickfire 37 as South Africa raced to 70 for one in their second innings at tea, chasing a target of ... Read more...

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Laxman, Zaheer extend India’s lead to 292


December 28th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 28 (IANS) V.V.S. Laxman and Zaheer Khan defied South Africa attack with a valuable 70-run partnership for the eighth wicket and extended India's lead to 292 runs at lunch on ... Read more...

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Zaheer, Harbhajan fightback; batsmen squander advantage in Durban


December 27th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 27 (IANS) India fought back against South Africa through Zaheer Khan and Harbhajan Singh's fine spells, but the batsmen squandered the advantage, leaving the second Test delicately poised after ... Read more...

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Vaughan: Cocky England took foot off the gas at Perth


December 20th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 20 (ANI): Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan believes that Andrew Strauss's boys took their foot off the gas to let Australia run away with the Perth Test.He believes that ... Read more...

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Johnson needs urgent correction to technique to remain potent bowling force: Fleming


November 28th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 28(ANI): Former Australian bowler Damien Fleming believes that Mitchell Johnson must address some technical deficiencies to rediscover his match-winning form.Figures of 0-66 from 15 overs in England's first innings at ... Read more...

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Johnson promises chin music for Strauss in Gabba Test


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Nov.23 (ANI): Australian left-arm fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has promised to subject England cricket captain Andrew Strauss to some chin music during the first Test that is to be played ... Read more...

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Fletcher’s ‘three mantras’ of how to dislodge Ponting


November 22nd, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22(ANI): Former England coach Duncan Fletcher has suggested three ways to the English team to dismiss Australian skipper Ricky Ponting saying that he would be the "key to the Ashes". ... Read more...

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