Laxman, Ishant help India snatch victory from defeat against Aussies in Mohali Test

October 5th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Mohali, Oct 5(ANI): Team India on Tuesday won the nail-biting first Test match against Australia by one-wicket, powered by a brilliant 81-run ninth-wicket partnership between the evergreen V.V.S. Laxman and Ishant ... Read more...

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Paes, Bhupathi advance in Rome Masters

April 26th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 26 (IANS) India's Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi with their doubles partners moved into the pre-quarterfinals of the 2,750,000-euro Rome Masters tennis after receiving byes in their first round. Third-seeded Paes ... Read more...

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Big East Tournament 2010 Commences On Tuesday

March 7th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Mar 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Anticipation is running high among basketball fans as the Big East Tournament is all set to commence from March 9, Tuesday at the Madison Square Garden ... Read more...

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Zaheer rocks Bangladesh as India whitewash Bangladesh (Lead)

January 27th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Jan 27 (IANS) Zaheer Khan's seven-wicket burst in the second innings rocked Bangladesh as India won the second cricket Test by 10 wickets, and with it took the series 2-0, ... Read more...

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Blake beats Karlovic barrage to advance in Shanghai

October 12th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, Oct 12 (DPA) American James Blake survived 27 aces from Ivo Karlovic Monday to post a 3-6, 7-6 (7-4), 6-3 victory into the second round of the Shanghai Masters, where ... Read more...

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Morgan happy to hand back keeper’s glove back to Prior

October 1st, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Oct.1 (ANI): Eoin Morgan has given the wicketkeeping gloves back to fit-again Matt Prior for tomorrow's Champions Trophy semi-final against Australia, and vowed never to do the job again.Prior has been ... Read more...

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‘Dire Prior’ finally earns recognition following Ashes victory

September 3rd, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3 (ANI): Wicketkeeper Matt Prior says he has proved the selectors right, both with the bat, as well as through his flawless work behind the stumps, as England sealed a ... Read more...

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Inexperienced Australian team was overawed by playing at Lord’s: Haddin

July 17th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has admitted that an inexperienced Australian team was overawed by playing at Lord's on the opening day of the second Ashes Test.With just ... Read more...

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Dhoni lacks copybook basics: Kirmani

February 14th, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 14 (IANS) India's legendary stumper Syed Kirmani Saturday found fault with Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's wicketkeeping skills, saying the Jharkhand boy lacked the "copybook basics"."He is improving with every ... Read more...

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WACA boss blasts Ponting for being a poor loser

December 22nd, 2008 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 22 (ANI): WACA chief executive Graeme Wood has defended the pitch presented by curator Cameron Sutherland, saying that Ricky Ponting wouldnt have complained had Australia won the Test match.Wood ... Read more...

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Federer cruises, Nadal struggles in Hamburg Masters

May 15th, 2008 - 12:36 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hamburg, May 15 (DPA) Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal rebounded from their recent disappointments in Rome with contrasting victories in the second round of the Hamburg Masters here Wednesday. The Rome Masters ... Read more...

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