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One should not write a book in mid-career: Pietersen


October 30th, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 29 (IANS) Taking an apparent dig at England stand-in twenty20 skipper Graeme Swann, batsman Kevin Pietersen Saturday said it was improper for a professional to write a book ... Read more...

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Dilshan out of third Test with a broken thumb


June 8th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) Sri Lanka captain Tillakaratne Dilshan has been ruled out of the third cricket Test against England with a broken thumb.Dilshan was struck on the thumb ... Read more...

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Lee lynchpin of Oz World Cup attack: Chappell, Waugh


February 7th, 2011 - 8:54 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.7 (ANI): Former Australian Test skippers Greg Chappell and Steve Waugh have both rated fast bowler Brett Lee as the spiritual leader and lynchpin of Australia's World Cup attack after his ... Read more...

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Chappell, Waugh describe Brett Lee’s comeback as Australia’s World Cup inspiration


February 5th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 5 (ANI): Fast bowler Brett Lee, who made a rousing return from a 15-month injury lay-off, has been hailed as Australia's World Cup "inspiration" by greats like Greg Chappell and ... Read more...

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Former Kiwi Mr. Dependable Elliot keen to make it to WC squad


January 9th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Jan. 9 (ANI): Till under two years ago, Grant Elliot was touted as the most dependable man in New Zealand cricket. He was the rock in a Black Caps ... Read more...

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My role in a team is to bowl over 150ks to intimidate batsmen, take wickets: Lee


December 14th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 14(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee, who is in New Zealand to play five matches for Wellington in a domestic Twenty20 championship, has said that his role in that team ... Read more...

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‘Want to play in the World Cup in India, which is special to me’: Lee


November 27th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 27(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee has said that next year's World Cup in the Indian sub-continent is his focus after putting in another impressive domestic performance for New South ... Read more...

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Katich in shoulder injury scare ahead of Ashes opener


November 18th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 18(ANI): Opening batsman Simon Katich gave Australia an injury scare ahead of the Ashes series when he hurt his shoulder while playing for New South Wales in their Sheffield Shield ... Read more...

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‘Back to best’ Lee fires ODI comeback hopes


October 30th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 30(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee put in an impressive domestic performance for New South Wales to suggest that a national one-day recall could be on the cards.Lee, continuing his ... Read more...

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Lee needs to play more cricket before ODI comeback, says Hilditch


October 27th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 27(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee needs more cricket after a six-month layoff with an elbow injury, chairman of selectors Andrew Hilditch has said.Hilditch's comments come after Lee was not ... Read more...

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Ponting wants ‘big player’ Lee for 2011 World Cup


October 22nd, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 21(ANI): Australian skipper Ricky Ponting believes that fast bowler Brett Lee could play a crucial role in his team during next year's World Cup in the Indian subcontinent.Lee has not ... Read more...

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‘India lover’ Lee eyeing 2011 World Cup return to Australia team


October 10th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 10(ANI): Injury-prone Australian pacer Brett Lee has said that his main goal is to be selected in the national squad for next year's World Cup in the Indian subcontinent."With ... Read more...

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Lee rates his longevity as his greatest triumph


October 9th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 9 (ANI): Injury-prone Australian fast bowler Brett Lee, who is playing in a Sydney first-grade match against Bankstown today, has said that he rated his longevity in cricket as his ... Read more...

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Lee rules out Test comeback, but will try to make it to Oz ODI squad


October 7th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 7 (ANI): Injury-prone Australian fast bowler Brett Lee has completely ruled out putting his hand up again for Test duty.Lee, 33, has suffered a series of injuries over the past ... Read more...

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I’ve had 13 major accidents - Karan Kundra


May 17th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):He's got a broken thumb but that hasn't deterred Karan Kundra from achieving his goal on Zara Nachke Dikha."This time, the bar has been raised much higher ... Read more...

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Shattered Lee vows to come back against Pakistan


April 30th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), April 30 (IANS) Australian speedster Brett Lee is down but not out. The fast bowler's World Twenty20 ended before it could start with an arm injury, but Lee is ... Read more...

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Injured Lee out of World Twenty20


April 28th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 28 (IANS) Injury-plagued Australian paceman Brett Lee is out of the World Twenty20 owing to a strained muscle in his right arm. Lee picked up the injury during Australia's one-run loss ... Read more...

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Brett Lee declares himself fit for T20 World Cup


April 21st, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 21 (ANI): Australian pacer Brett Lee, who broke his thumb during the Indian Premier League, has declared himself fit and ready to return to international action in the upcoming World ... Read more...

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Dravid back in ODI team for Champions Trophy


August 16th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 16 (IANS) Former India captain Rahul Dravid expectedly made a return to the one-day squad while Virender Sehwag, who is recuperating from a shoulder injury, was not considered in ... Read more...

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Challengers’ pacer Steyn out of IPL for another week


April 29th, 2009 - 3:23 am ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, April 29 (IANS) The Royal Challengers, battling in the IPL (Indian Premier League) here with just one win after five games, will be without pacer Dale Steyn until next ... Read more...

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Prince bitter over being dropped from Proteas Test side


February 12th, 2009 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 12 (IANS) South Africa's vice-captain Ashwell Prince is disappointed after being left out of the Test side for the return series against Australia starting in Johannesburg Feb 26. Middle-order batsman Prince ... Read more...

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Prince devastated over axing from Proteas squad, Ponting surprised


February 12th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg/Brisbane, Feb.12 (ANI): South African vice-captain Ashwell Prince has expressed his bitter disappointment over being left out of the side for the first two Tests against Australia, while Oz skipper Ricky ... Read more...

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Proteas vow to keep pressure on Australia at SCG


December 31st, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.31 (ANI): South Africa has vowed to maintain the pressure on Australia during the third Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), which begins on Saturday. Injured vice-captain Ashwell Prince revealed ... Read more...

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Scott Styris out for six weeks with a broken thumb


December 27th, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Auckland, Dec 27 (IANS) A broken thumb will keep New Zealand all-rounder Scott Styris out of cricket for six weeks, team officials said. Styris, a limited overs specialist, was injured during the ... Read more...

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Oz still the favourites to beat Proteas: Cullinan


December 14th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.14 (ANI): Former South African star Daryll Cullinan says Australia ''should still be favoured to beat South Africa in the forthcoming home series. Cullinan has predicted that Proteas will lose its ... Read more...

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Ponting confident of ending his Indian jinx


September 30th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 30 (IANS) Ricky Ponting's record against India is not commensurate with the kind of player he is and the Australian captain is determined to end his jinx in the upcoming ... Read more...

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Ponting needs to show patience to tackle spin, says Chappell


September 19th, 2008 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Sep 19 (IANS) Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell says Ricky Ponting needs to change his technique and show more patience to succeed against spin in India.Ponting has compiled more than 10,000 ... Read more...

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Broken thumb won’t stop Gilchrist from playing


February 18th, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Feb 18 (IANS) Australian vice-captain Adam Gilchrist has broken his thumb but coach Tim Nielsen is hopeful that he will carry on for the rest of the series, the media reported ... Read more...

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Gilchrist suspected to have broken thumb


February 18th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Feb.18 (ANI): Australian wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist may have broken his thumb during the closing stages of last night's one day win over India at Adelaide Oval. However Australian coach Tim Nielsen believes ... Read more...

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