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Sunil Chettri to lead India in AFC Challenge Cup


March 5th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 5 (IANS) Ace striker SUnil Chettri will be leading the Indian team in the AFC Challenge Cup football tournament starting here Thursday.Coach Savio Medeira has named defender Syed ... Read more...

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Styris retires from international cricket


June 24th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, June 24 (IANS) New Zealand all-rounder Scott Styris Friday announced his retirement from international cricket, bringing down the curtains on a 12-year career.Styris played his last match in the ... Read more...

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Gambhir to lead in T20, ODIs in absence of Dhoni (Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) Gautam Gambhir has been named captain of India's Twenty20 and ODI team for the tour to West Indies next month while Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Sachin ... Read more...

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Chennai Super Kings arrive in Chandigarh to take on Kings XI Punjab


April 12th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Apr 12 (ANI): Chennai Super Kings after the thrilling win against Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League Twenty20 cricket tourney inaugural match arrived at Chandigarh ahead of their ensuing ... Read more...

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IOA chief Kalmadi congratulates Saina


December 13th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Suresh Kalmadi Monday congratulated shuttler Saina Nehwal for her sensational win in the Hong Kong Super Series calling her an "inspiration" for ... Read more...

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Hauritz says pressure will be England’s Swann to deliver in Ashes


November 10th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov.10 (ANI): Australian off-spinner Nathan Hauritz is sparing no effort to pile on the pressure on his opposite number Graeme Swann, saying the England spinner will carry the weight of a ... Read more...

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What’s In Store For Next Few Weeks In DWTS?


October 27th, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 27, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The 11th season of “Dancing with the Stars” has reached its midpoint and the excitement has just begun. Among the seven contestants who will fight it ... Read more...

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Ashes series will be ‘defining moment’ for Oz cricketers: Watson


August 22nd, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 22 (ANI): Australian opener Shane Watson has said that Ashes series will be the 'defining moment' for the country's top cricketers, and warned his teammates that England has now the ... Read more...

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Clash between old foes in World Twenty20 final


May 15th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 15 (IANS) Spurred by their come-from-behind victory against Pakistan, Australia will challenge the might of England in what in expected to be an engrossing battle between the two arch-rivals ... Read more...

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England calls up hard hitters Lumb, Kieswetter for World 20-20 Cup


April 1st, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.1 (ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has called up Hampshire opening batsman Michael Lumb and Somerset wicketkeeper batsman Craig Kieswetter into final squad for next month's World Twenty20 ... Read more...

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Daredevils-KKR will be a battle of equals: Shipperd


March 28th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Despite losing their last two matches at home, Delhi Daredevils are banking on playing before the home crowd to breathe life in their Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Bangaloreans fill stadium full, but RCB fail them


March 25th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 25 (IANS) Thursday was not a holiday in Karnataka but cricket crazy Bangaloreans filled the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium to near capacity, expecting local Royal Challengers to win their fifth Indian Premier ... Read more...

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Cole’s 25 mln pound Chelsea deal makes him world’s highest-paid full-back


August 21st, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 21(ANI): Chelsea left-back Ashley Cole has signed a new four-year contract with the Blues, which is reportedly worth 25 million pounds- making him the world's highest-paid full-back.Cole agreed on ... Read more...

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Cole signs 25 million pound deal with Chelsea


August 21st, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 21(ANI): Chelsea left-back Ashley Cole has signed a new four-year contract with the Blues, which is reportedly worth 25 million pounds- making him the world's highest-paid full-back.Cole agreed on ... Read more...

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Davydenko for Chennai Open tennis


October 22nd, 2008 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 22 (IANS) World No.6 and Russia No.1, Nikolay Davydenko will participate in the $450,000 ATP Chennai Open to be held here from Jan 5-11.Winner of 14 ATP titles, Davydenko, nicknamed ... Read more...

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Badrinath to lead India A against Australia A


August 23rd, 2008 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) Subramaniam Badrinath will lead a 15-member India A squad for two three-day cricket matches against Australia A at home starting Sep 3.Wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel has been appointed the ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka too will feel the pressure, says Pathan


February 18th, 2008 - 8:46 pm ICT by admin
Adelaide, Feb 18 (IANS) India will face Sri Lanka in a must-win game Tuesday to keep their hopes alive in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series, but Irfan Pathan believes the island nation will ... Read more...

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