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Scoreboard: India vs. New Zealand, Second Test, Day Two


September 1st, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 1 (IANS) The scoreboard at close of play on the second day of the second cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Saturday:New Zealand first innings ... Read more...

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Powell’s century leaves India A in a tight spot


June 18th, 2012 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St Lucia), June 18 (IANS/CMC) India A will be hard put to save the third and final Test and the series after opener Kieran Powell's gritty century gave West ... Read more...

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Bowlers help India A dominate West Indies A


June 10th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kingstown (St.Vincent), June 10 (IANS/CMC) Bowlers helped India A dominate the proceedings on the opening day of the second unofficial "Test" against West Indies A here Saturday.Fast bowler Ashok Dinda led ... Read more...

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Carter’s fiver overshadows Rohit Sharma’s 94 but India A take lead


June 4th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), June 4, (IANS/CMC) Medium-pacer Jonathan Carter's superb bowling overshadowed a brilliant innings of 94 by Rohit Sharma as India A grabbed a narrow first-innings lead over West Indies A ... Read more...

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Windies top order exposed as Australia take charge


April 17th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), April 17 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies were left facing a tall order after their inexperienced top order was exposed on the second day of the second Test ... Read more...

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Duleep Trophy semi-final: Central batsmen make merry


February 6th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 6 (IANS) Naman Ojha (104) and Robin Bist (104 not out) helped themselves to centuries as the Central Zone took a decisive step towards a berth in the ... Read more...

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Won’t be retiring at the end of this Test: Ponting


January 24th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 24 (IANS) Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting Tuesday sent out a strong message to his detractors with his 41st Test century and said he won't be retiring after ... Read more...

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Rajasthan in driver’s seat in Ranji Trophy final


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:06 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) Holders Rajasthan took three quick wickets to exert control over the Ranji Trophy final against Tamil Nadu, who were struggling at 66 for three at stumps ... Read more...

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India coach Fletcher rues lack of partnerships


January 3rd, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 3 (IANS) India coach Duncan Fletcher blamed the lack of big partnerships for his team's disappointing show in the Test series against Australia so far and asked the ... Read more...

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Australia 179/8 at stumps on third day


December 28th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 28 (IANS) Australia were 179 for eight in their second innings and stretched their lead to 230 runs at stumps against India on the third day of the ... Read more...

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Tendulkar, Dravid hit half-centuries to lift India (Roundup)


December 27th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) The fond hopes of Sachin Tendulkar's 100th international century were rudely cut short minutes before close of play on the second day of the first ... Read more...

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India 214 for three at stumps on second day


December 27th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) India were 214 for three in their first innings at stumps, in reply to Australia's 333 all out, on the second day of the first ... Read more...

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Ponting’s was the best of my three wickets, says Yadav


December 26th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 26 (IANS) India's fastest bowler on the Australia tour Umesh Yadav said he would cherish Ricky Ponting's scalp the most among his three wickets on the opening ... Read more...

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Ashwin century makes up for Tendulkar missing it (Roundup)


November 25th, 2011 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin joined two illustrious Indians Vinoo Mankad and Polly Umrigar in scoring a hundred and taking five wickets in an innings, to offset ... Read more...

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India 281/3 at stumps on day three of Third Test


November 24th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) India were 281 for three in their first innings, in reply to the West Indies' 590, at stumps on the third day of the third ... Read more...

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County stint helped me overcome pressure: Ojha


November 16th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) India's young left arm spinner Pragyan Ojha, who captured his 50th Test wicket Wednesday, is enjoying his partnership with offie Ravichandran Ashwin and says they complement ... Read more...

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County stint has taught me to overcome pressure: Ojha


November 16th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) India's young left arm spinner Pragyan Ojha, who captured his 50th Test wicket Wednesday, is enjoying his partnership with offie Ravichandran Ashwin and says they complement ... Read more...

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Windies struggle at 34/2 as bad light forces early close


November 15th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 15 (IANS) The West Indies were struggling at 34 for two in their first innings against India when bad light forced an early close of play on the ... Read more...

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India look a pale shadow of an average team: Boycott


August 12th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has said the Indian cricket team in the ongoing series against England has looked like a pale shadow of an average ... Read more...

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South Africa in command in Emerging Players cricket


August 7th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 7 (IANS) An unbeaten double century by Reeza Hendricks placed South Africa in a commanding position at the close of play onSunday, the second day of their three-day ... Read more...

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Sammy happy with team’s effort in third Test (Lead)


July 11th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 11 (IANS) West Indies captain Darren Sammy has praised his team for showing a fighting spirit in the third cricket Test against India that ended in a ... Read more...

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Important to dismiss West Indies early: Ishant


July 10th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rouseau (Dominica), July 10 (IANS) Indian speedster Ishant Sharma says his team will be looking to polish off the West Indies tail within the morning session on day five of ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. West Indies, third Test, day two


July 8th, 2011 - 9:20 am ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 8 (IANS) The scoreboard at close of play on day two of the third and final cricket Test between India and the West Indies at Windsor ... Read more...

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Dravid advised me to watch the ball: Mukund


July 2nd, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), July 2 (IANS) Opening batsman Abhinav Mukund finally came good in his debut series with a gritty 48-run knock in India's second innings of the second cricket Test ... Read more...

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Raina fined for showing dissent


June 30th, 2011 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), June 29 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) has fined Indian batsman Suresh Raina 25 per cent of his match fees for showing dissent on his dismissal on ... Read more...

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Dravid’s century give Indians edge in first Test


June 23rd, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 23 (IANS) The West Indies need another 195 runs to win the first Test after Rahul Dravid's century helped India set a stiff target for the ... Read more...

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Pakistan on top after day one of Wellington Test against Kiwis


January 15th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 15(ANI): Pakistan were on top in the second Test against New Zealand, as the home team scrambled to 246-6 at the close of play on the first day at ... Read more...

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Pakistan on top after day one of Hamilton Test against Kiwis


January 7th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Jan 7(ANI): Pakistan were on top in the opening Test against New Zealand, as the home team scrambled to 260-7 at the close of play on the first day at ... Read more...

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Capetown Test ends in a draw, series levelled 1-1


January 6th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Jan 6 (IANS) The third and final cricket Test between India and South Africa ended in a draw on the final day at the Newlands Stadium here Thursday. The three-match ... Read more...

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Cook, Clarke defend Hughes after Botham’s ‘cheat’ call


January 6th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.6 (ANI): England opener Alastair Cook has leapt to the defence of Australian fielder Phillip Hughes after he was branded a cheat by former England all-rounder Ian Botham and the British ... Read more...

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England has nose ahead of Australia in Sydney Test


January 4th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.4 (ANI): Chasing Australia's 280 on day two of the final Ashes Test being played at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) here, England were strongly placed at 167 runs for the ... Read more...

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Ponting fined 40 percent of match fees in MCG Test


December 27th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) Australian captain Ricky Ponting was fined 40 percent of his match fees and earned a rebuke from match referee Ranjan Madugalle for arguing with umpire Aleem Dar ... Read more...

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Rajasthan in driver’s seat against Mumbai (Ranji Roundup)


December 26th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) Rajasthan out-batted defending champions Mumbai to reach 484 for seven and stretch their first innings lead to 232 on the third day of the Ranji Trophy Super ... Read more...

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Nitin, Sunny punish Tamil Nadu scoring centuries (Ranji Trophy roundup)


December 24th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Centuries by Haryana's Nitin Saini and Sunny Singh forced Tamil Nadu skipper Dinesh Karthik rue his decision to field in their Ranji Trophy quarterfinal encounter at Rohtak ... Read more...

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India in dire straits against South Africa (Lead)


December 17th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Centurion, Dec 16 (IANS) South African fast bowlers Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel ripped apart the Indian batting on the rain-affected opening day of the first cricket Test here Thursday.Steyn (3/34) ... Read more...

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