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Virat-Gautam stand was the base for victory: Dhoni


March 14th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 13 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni lauded that double-hundred stand between centurions Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli that was key in the team's 50-run win ... Read more...

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Gambhir, Kohli hit centuries as India set Sri Lanka 305 to chase (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 13 (IANS) A double century stand between centurions Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli took India to a competitive 304 for three in 50 overs against Sri ... Read more...

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Buchi Babu cricket: Jadeja claims 8 as batsmen make merry


August 23rd, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 23 (IANS) Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja of Saurashtra, with a haul of eight wickets, stood up for the bowlers on a day that saw as many as five ... Read more...

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Cook destined to have illustrious career: Vaughan


August 17th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Former captain Michael Vaughan believes England opener Alastair Cook is destined to have an illustrious cricket career.Cook, 26, rediscovered his form with a career-best 294 in ... Read more...

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England dominate India with Cook’s ton (Roundup)


August 12th, 2011 - 1:44 am ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 12 (IANS) Alastair Cook struck his 19th Test century as England tightened their grip on the third Test by posting a mammoth 456 for three in the first ... Read more...

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Ryder, Williamson defy Indian attack (Tea Report)


November 6th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Jesse Ryder and debutant Kane Williamson dug their heels in to stretch New Zealand's first innings total to 237 for four at tea in the first ... Read more...

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New Zealand fight back at lunch on day two of Test (Lunch report)


November 5th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 5 (IANS) A late three-wicket burst by New Zealand spinners restricted India to 392 for six at lunch on the second day of the first cricket Test here Friday.India ... Read more...

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India eye another win with Australia at 202/7


October 13th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 12 (IANS) A charged up India Tuesday set the stage for an exciting finish of the second and final cricket Test against a battered Australia, which lost seven wickets ... Read more...

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‘Sachin’s small margin separates magic from method’: Roebuck


October 12th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 12(ANI): As Indian centurions Sachin Tendulkar and Murali Vijay dominated day three of the Bangalore Test against Australia there was only a minute distinction between the two batsmen, "a ... Read more...

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Australia can still win Bangalore Test against India: Johnson


October 12th, 2010 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 12(ANI): Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson insists that his team can still win the second Test being played at Bangalore despite being dominated by Indian centurions Sachin Tendulkar and ... Read more...

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Centurions Tendulkar, Vijay send Aussies on leather-hunt on day 3 of Bangalore Test


October 11th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Oct 11 (ANI): Despite Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson claiming two wickets in an over to get rid of Indian opener Murali Vijay and debutant Cheteshwar Pujara, Team India dominated on ... Read more...

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Blood donation ‘centurions’ honoured


June 14th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) At first look, there may be nothing that marks out 64-year-old Gabaruddin. But, he is a true life saver with a record of at least 160 blood ... Read more...

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Sehwag moves to top of ICC batting rankings


February 20th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 20(ANI): Indian batsman Virender Sehwag has moved to the top of the International Cricket Council (ICC) player rankings for Test batsmen after his heroics during the second Test ... Read more...

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We failed to execute gameplan, admits South African coach


February 15th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) South African coach Corrie Van Zyl feels his boys failed to execute the gameplan well on Day Two of the second Test against India, ... Read more...

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South African middle order crumbles, India bounce ack (Roundup)


February 14th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth Kolkata, Feb 14 (IANS) India bounced back late by ripping through the South African middle order and restricting them to a modest 266 for nine as wickets fell ... Read more...

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India in charge of Kolkata Test despite Amla, Peterson tons


February 14th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Feb 14(ANI): India took firm control of the Kolkata Test against South Africa by restricting them to 266 for nine wickets despite brilliant centuries by Hashim Amla and debutant Alviro ... Read more...

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Centurions Katich, Ponting inspired by painful memories of Ashes 2005


July 10th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Cardiff (Wales), July 10 (ANI): Australia captain Ricky Ponting and opener Simon Katich, who scored unbeaten centuries on Thursday to take their team to a formidable 249 for one at stumps in ... Read more...

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Roman officials were involved in expenses scandals 2,000 years ago


May 30th, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): Evidence in the form of ancient Roman writing tablets has emerged that suggest public officials were involved in expenses scandals 2,000 years ago.According to a report by ... Read more...

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Indian Army to celebrate 71st Armour Day


April 30th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 30 (ANI): The Indian Army would celebrate 71st Armour Day tomorrow to honour the arrival of armoured vehicles in place of horses in the Indian cavalry regiments.Armour Day is ... Read more...

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Ex-Oz Test great Walters” believes Hughes will be a great Ashes success


March 10th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar.10 (ANI): Former Australian Test great Doug Walters says that he has seen enough of batting prodigy Phillip Hughes to suggest that he will be a great success in England ... Read more...

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England lead by 376 runs at tea


December 14th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 14 (IANS) England were 301 for eight, a lead of 376 runs, at tea on the fourth day of the first cricket Test against India at the M.A. Chidambaram stadium ... Read more...

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Marsh becomes IPL’s top run-getter(Statistical Highlights)


May 29th, 2008 - 2:13 am ICT by admin
Mohali, May 29 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab opener Shaun Marsh struck a century to guide his team to a 41-run victory over Rajasthan Royals here Wednesday. Marsh, who scored 115 off 69 ... Read more...

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