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Bowlers standing tall in IPL


May 3rd, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The high-octane Indian Premier League (IPL) is seen as an inviting field for bludgeoning, slashing and slogging batsmen. However, it is no longer so heavily ... Read more...

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Big Bash could affect Test team’s preparations: Inverarity


December 21st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 21 (IANS) Australia's chief cricket selector John Inverarity admitted that the Big Bash Twenty20 could compromise the preparation of players vying for a Test team berth this summer.The ... Read more...

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‘Philanthropic’ Steve Waugh wants to be a ‘mentor’, not coach of Australian team


January 8th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 8 (ANI): Former skipper Steve Waugh has said that he is not interested in coaching the Australian team, after Cricket Australia announced it would be undertaking a thorough review following ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi truck driver impresses Waqar with his bowling skills


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 22 (IANS) A 27-year-old truck driver in Abu Dhabi has impressed Pakistan cricket officials to the point that some of them are talking about calling him for training in Lahore.Abdul ... Read more...

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Hayden to captain Oz Prime Minister’s XI against Windies


January 15th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 15 (ANI): Former opening batsman Matthew Hayden will captain the Australian Prime Minister's XI when it hosts the West Indies for the annual tour match in February.Prime Minister Kevin ... Read more...

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A working lunch for Obama on 48th birthday


August 4th, 2009 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) It's President Barack Obama's 48th birthday Tuesday, but rather than take a day off and have fun with the family, he will be ... Read more...

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Rebecca Romijn says her twin daughters have great sense of humour


June 5th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): 'Ugly Betty' star Rebecca Romijn has revealed that her and hubby Jerry O'Connell's twin daughters have great sense of humour.The twins, who were born in December, are the ... Read more...

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Duchess of Cornwall praised for her bowling skills


May 12th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): Duchess of Cornwall was showered with praises for bowling "a good length" despite trying her hand at the sport for the first time.The wife of Prince of Wales ... Read more...

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Ganguly fans stage protest in Kolkata


April 17th, 2009 - 10:54 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 17 (ANI): Sourav Ganguly's fans are outraged over their favourite cricketer's replacement as a captain of Kolkata Knight Riders' team in the Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament with New Zealand ... Read more...

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Preity Zinta and her IPL team connects with fans


April 16th, 2009 - 10:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) players, Brett Lee, Sreesanth, Kumar Sangakkara and Ranadeb Bose together with club co-owner, Preity Zinta, connected with fans from around the world and young previously disadvantaged South ... Read more...

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Obamas Leno show appearance rated fourth highest in 15 years of hosting


March 21st, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 21 (ANI): Barack Obamas appearance on Tonight Show has gathered one of the fourth highest rankings in Jay Lenos 15 years of hosting.According to Preliminary Nielsen figures, the ... Read more...

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Obama’’s Special Olympic gaffe has Palin miffed


March 21st, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.21 (ANI): Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin, a mother to a child with Down''s Syndrome, has expressed her shock over President Obamas comment about the Special Olympics on "The Tonight Show." Obama ... Read more...

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Obama says poor bowling skills make him a likely candidate for Special Olympics


March 20th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.20 (ANI): President Barack Obama has attracted controversy again by saying that his poor bowling skills make him a likely candidate for the Special Olympics. His spokesman, however, quickly said Obama ... Read more...

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Pontings Australians need a canny spinner to be unbeatable


March 11th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar.11 (ANI): Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting and his side have deservedly retained their position as the best Test cricket side after handing out a two-nil series defeat to the ... Read more...

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Clarke’s back shows signs of improvement


February 21st, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 21 (IANS) It was a disappointing day for Australia on the first day of a practice match here, but the good news was that vice captain Michael Clarke was recovering ... Read more...

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Monty Panesar to sharpen his bowling skills in Lanka ahead of India series


October 16th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London , Oct 16 (ANI): First Sikh England cricketer Monty Panesar is all set to play club cricket in Sri Lanka to hone his leg-spin skills ahead of the two Tests ... Read more...

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Shane Warne bowled out of world’’s richest poker tournament


July 12th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 12 (ANI): He might have won many titles for his bowling skills on the cricket field, but when it came to world''s richest poker tournament, Shane Warne has had ... Read more...

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Australian Cricketers’ Association study finds T20 is no place for developing spinners


December 20th, 2007 - 6:01 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Dec.20 (ANI): An Australian Cricketers Association survey of player attitudes towards Twenty20 has warned that the shortest form in the game is not the ideal place to blood potential players for ... Read more...

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