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Windies, Australia to renew ODI rivalry


July 22nd, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 22 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies will renew their rivalry with Australia when they head Down Under for a five-match One-Day International series next February 2013.The tour will be ... Read more...

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Australian capital to host maiden ODI


June 8th, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Canberra, June 8 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) government announced Friday that the men's cricket team will play its first ever one-day international match here ... Read more...

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Ponting not going anywhere: Micky Arthur


May 1st, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 1 (IANS) Australian coach Mickey Arthur said Tuesday that former captain Ricky Ponting was very much in the reckoning to play in next year's Ashes series in England.Ponting ... Read more...

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Kohli stars in India’s record ODI chase against Pakistan (Roundup)


March 18th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) Virat Kohli led the charge with a magnificent hundred in India's record chase of 330 runs to beat arch-rivals Pakistan by six wickets in ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: India looking to make a fresh start against Sri Lanka


March 12th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 12 (IANS) Having suffered humiliation in the tour of Australia, India will look to make a fresh start when they face Sri Lanka in their opening ... Read more...

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Australia beat Sri Lanka to win Commonwealth Bank tri-series (Lead)


March 8th, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, March 8 (IANS) Upul Tharanga's gritty 71 runs went in vain as Australia defeated Sri Lanka in the third and deciding final match to win the Commonwealth Bank tri-series ... Read more...

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Looking forward to IPL: Pragyan


March 7th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha, overlooked for the Asia Cup squad, wants to use the forthcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) to make a comeback in the ... Read more...

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Clarke, Pattinson to miss deciding final


March 7th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, March 7 (IANS) Injuries have sidelined Australian captain Michael Clarke and pacer James Pattinson for the third and deciding final Thursday of the Commonwealth Bank tri-series against Sri Lanka ... Read more...

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Dilshan and Jayawardene give Lankans easy win


March 6th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, March 6 (IANS) A 179-run first wicket partnership between Tillakaratne Dilshan and Mahela Jayawardene helped Sri Lanka thrash Australia by eight wickets to level the finals at 1-1 ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Australia vs. Sri Lanka, First final of CB series


March 4th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Brisbane, March 4 (IANS) Scoreboard of the first final of the Commonwealth Bank tri-series between Australia and Sri Lanka at the Brisbane Cricket Ground here Sunday.Australia: David Warner b Prasad 163 Mathew ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka’s thrilling win eliminates India from CB series (Lead)


March 2nd, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 2 (IANS) Sri Lanka's thrilling nine-run win over Australia in the last pool match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) eliminated India from the finals of the ... Read more...

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Clarke likely to sit out of MCG ODI


February 29th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 29 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke is set to miss out the final group game Friday against Sri Lanka in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series ODI cricket tournament, the ... Read more...

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We had the firepower to beat Sri Lanka: Dhoni


February 28th, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Feb 28 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said Tuesday he was confident his team had the firepower and to chase down the imposing target set by Sri Lanka ... Read more...

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Jayawardene and Chandimal take Sri Lanka to top of table


February 24th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Feb 24 (IANS) Sri Lanka moved to the top of the table in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series beating Australia by three wickets with four balls to spare at the ... Read more...

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Ponting retires from ODIs, vows to carry on in Tests (Lead)


February 21st, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 21 (IANS) Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting retired from ODIs Tuesday, a day after he was dropped from the squad for the rest of the Commonwealth Bank Series, ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka thrash Australia by eight wickets


February 17th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 17 (IANS) Sri Lanka recorded their first victory in the Commonwealth Bank Tri-Series, beating Australia by eight-wickets in a rain-marred match at Sydney Cricket Ground Friday.Australia were ... Read more...

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Clarke to miss ODI against Sri Lanka


February 13th, 2012 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Feb 13 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke will sit out of Friday's ODI against Sri Lanka in the tri-series due to a hamstring strain.Clarke underwent scans Monday. It was ... Read more...

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India elect to field in tri-series opener


February 5th, 2012 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 5 (IANS) India put Australia into bat in the opening match of the Commonwealth Bank Series at the Melbourne Cricket Ground here Sunday.Teams:India: Mahendra Singh Dhoni (captain), ... Read more...

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Australian services sector expands in January


February 3rd, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 3 (IANS) Activity in Australia's services sector lifted in January after three consecutive months of decline, a survey released Friday by the Australian Industry Group (Ai Group) showed.The ... Read more...

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Australia drop Marsh, rest Haddin for ODI tri-series


January 30th, 2012 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 30 (IANS) Australia's out-of-form batsman Shaun Marsh was dropped while wicketkeeper Brad Haddin was rested for the first three ODIs of the tri-series against India and Sri Lanka ... Read more...

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Australian Q4 consumer price index unchanged


January 25th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 25 (IANS) Australia's consumer price index (CPI) was unchanged in the December quarter 2011, compared with a rise of 0.6 percent in the September quarter, the Australian Bureau ... Read more...

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Australians slowly raising their spending: Report


January 20th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 20 (IANS) Consumers in Australia are continuing to cautiously increase their appetite for spending, according to the Commonwealth Bank's Business Sales Indicator (BSI) report released Friday.The bank's December ... Read more...

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Ivanovic gets wild card to defend Bali title


October 6th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 6 (IANS) Former World Number One Ana Ivanovic of Serbia will return to Bali in November to defend her Commonwealth Bank Tournament of Champions title after receiving the ... Read more...

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Wife of Indian entrepreneur owes 140 million dollars as tax in Australia


March 9th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Mar.9 (ANI): A court judgement has revealed that Radhika Oswal, wife of Indian entrepreneur Pankaj Oswal owes the Australian tax department 140 million dollars and may have also received 80 million ... Read more...

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Oz ATMs eject ‘thousands of dollars’ thanks to malfunction


March 1st, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, March 01 (ANI): A malfunction in Commonwealth Bank has caused at least 40 ATMs to spill out "thousands of dollars" in Sydney and others in Brisbane.Anecdotal reports suggest the machines have ... Read more...

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Fertiliser tycoon Oswal’s luxury cars up for grabs in Perth auction following asset freeze


February 17th, 2011 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Feb 17 (ANI): Indian billionaire Pankaj Oswal, who runs Burrup Fertilisers Pty Ltd (BFPL) in Pilbara, has said that he will fight the Commonwealth Bank's attempts to freeze his Australian assets, ... Read more...

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Injured Hussey, Hauritz out of Australia’s World Cup squad


February 8th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 8 (IANS) Australia's World Cup campaign suffered a blow with injured batsman Michael Hussey and off-spinner Nathan Hauritz ruled out of the mega event beginning in the subcontinent Feb 19.Cricket ... Read more...

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Bank to fire staff who didn’t report criticism on Facebook


February 5th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 5 (IANS) An Australian bank has warned its employees of disciplinary action, including dismissal, if any one of them fails to report criticism of the bank made by others ... Read more...

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Hauritz doubtful for England series, World Cup


January 22nd, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (IANS) Australian off-spinner Nathan Hauritz is doubtful to take part on the rest of the One-day series against England or the upcoming World Cup after dislocating his shoulder ... Read more...

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Doherty to replace injured Hauritz for next two ODIs against England


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 22 (ANI): Tasmanian spinner Xavier Doherty will replace injured Nathan Hauritz for the next two one-day internationals against England.Doherty will join the Australian squad in Sydney on Saturday evening ... Read more...

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Lee, Tait recalled for first ODI against England


January 11th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 11 (IANS) Brett Lee and Shaun Tait have been included in the 14-man Australian squad for their Commonwealth Bank Series One-day Internationals (ODI) against England.Spinner Nathan Hauritz and David Hussey, ... Read more...

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Ricky Ponting to undergo finger surgery


January 3rd, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Perth, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting is set to undergo finger surgery.The surgery will be held on Tuesday and it is hoped that it will correct his ... Read more...

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Ponting to undergo surgery on his fractured finger


January 3rd, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 3 (IANS) Australian captain Ricky Ponting, who missed the final Ashes Test, will undergo a surgery on his fractured finger Tuesday.Ponting will also be out of the Commonwealth Bank ODI ... Read more...

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Clarke to lead Australia in Sydney, Haddin vice-captain (Lead)


December 30th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 30 (IANS) Michael Clarke will lead Australia in the absence of injured Ricky Ponting with Brad Haddin as his deputy in the fifth and last Ashes Test against England. Ponting ... Read more...

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Ferguson to replace Marsh for remaining Sri Lanka series


November 4th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Nov 4 (IANS) Batsman Callum Ferguson got a call up to play for Australia Thursday after Shaun Marsh was ruled for the remaining two One-day Internationals (ODI) against Sri Lanka due ... Read more...

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