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Laxman, India’s crisis man (Profile)


August 18th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 18 (IANS) V.V.S. Laxman has always been a fighter, never known to throw in the towel. He has done things his way, either bashing the Australians ... Read more...

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Yuvraj eyes a comeback at T20 World Cup


June 20th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 20 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj is in no mood to rush his comeback into the national side after undergoing cancer treatment. However, he hopes to be fit for ... Read more...

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Sammy hails return of Gayle for ODIs


June 7th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, June 7 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy believes Chris Gayle's return will augur well for this side's fortunes in the upcoming three-match One-Day International series against England.Gayle Monday was ... Read more...

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Yuvraj cheers for Pune Warriors


April 27th, 2012 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Pune, April 26 (IANS) Pune Warriors Thursday had a surprise visitor in their former captain Yuvraj Singh, who cheered for the team from the dugout during their Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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West Indies will keep believing despite loss, says Sammy


April 12th, 2012 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 12 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy said the three-wicket loss to Australia in the opening Test here will not damage his side's growing self confidence and has ... Read more...

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Yuvraj uncertain about future but determined to play again (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 11 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who returned home on Monday after undergoing treatment in the US for a rare germ cell cancer, said Wednesday that ... Read more...

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Don’t know what the future holds: Yuvraj


April 11th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 11 (IANS) Star Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who has returned home Monday after undergoing three months of treatment in the US for a rare germ cell cancer, ... Read more...

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Yuvraj returns home after winning battle against cancer (Roundup)


April 9th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India's star batsman Yuvraj Singh returned home Monday to a rousing reception after his successful treatment for a rare germ cell cancer in the ... Read more...

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Fit again Yuvraj back home after battling cancer (Lead)


April 9th, 2012 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India's star batsman Yuvraj Singh returned home Monday morning amid much fanfare after undergoing treatment for rare germ cell cancer in the United States.Yuvraj ... Read more...

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Yuvraj back home after three months


April 9th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) India's star batsman Yuvraj Singh returned home Monday morning after undergoing treatment for rare germ cell cancer in the United States.Yuvraj returned home along ... Read more...

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Chris wants to be involved in Kiwi cricket


March 27th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, March 27 (IANS) Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns hopes to be involved with New Zealand Cricket (NZC) after winning his libel case against former Indian Premier League (IPL) ... Read more...

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Aamir prays for Yuvraj’s quick recovery


February 9th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 9 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan says he is praying that cricket all-rounder Yuvraj Singh, battling lung cancer, recovers and returns to the field soon."He is a ... Read more...

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Yuvraj will be fight it out, says father (Lead)


February 6th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 6 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh's father Yograj said his son, who is undergoing chemotherapy in the US for a malignant lung tumour, will come back strongly ... Read more...

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MCC upset with India over DRS, member Dravid has different view


January 11th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town/Perth, Jan 11 (IANS) The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) World Cricket Committee said it was wrong not to have Decision Review System (DRS) in Test matches involving India.The Indian ... Read more...

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Mamata’s tryst with the Eden


November 17th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) Taking a break from tackling tricky issues of governance, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday spent some time on the cricket field feting Sachin ... Read more...

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Warne announces comeback with Big Bash franchise Melbourne Stars


November 8th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 8 (IANS) Australian spin legend Shane Warne Tuesday announced his comeback to the cricket field, saying that he will play for Melbourne Stars in the inaugural Big Bash ... Read more...

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Windies will make fresh start: Pollard


October 13th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 13 (IANS/CMC) Twenty20 specialist Kieron Pollard says the West Indies will start the One-day series against Bangladesh with a clean slate despite losing the one-off Twenty20 International to the ... Read more...

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Dhoni attends Territorial Army Raising Day


October 11th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Newly-commissioned into the Territorial Army (TA) as an honorary lieutenant colonel, India's cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni attended his first official event when he joined ... Read more...

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Master of style Tiger Pataudi is dead


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India's cricket legend Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who personified style on and off the cricket field, died here Thursday after battling a lung infection ... Read more...

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Aamer’s ban may be extended by ICC, says report


June 10th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Aamer's five-year ban by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for spot-fixing could be extended after he was caught playing league cricket in ... Read more...

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Cricket icon Sachin, an example of a good person for generations to come


May 1st, 2011 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
By Ashok DixitNew Delhi, May 1 (ANI): Sachin Tendulkar is a name most of India is familiar with. So much has been written about him and his many achievements on the ... Read more...

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Yuvraj Singh gifted Audi Q5 for his stellar World Cup show


April 14th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) The spate of gifts for the victorious Indian World Cup cricket team continues. As promised, German car major Audi Thursday presented a brand new Audi Q5 ... Read more...

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Dhoni accepts offer to join Indian Army


April 5th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Apr 5 (ANI): Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni after excelling in cricket field is also ready to prove his mark in the battle field and serve ... Read more...

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P. Sara Oval oozes history and tradition


March 28th, 2011 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 28 (IANS) Stepping into the P. Saravanamuttu Oval is to immerse oneself into Sri Lanka's cricketing history. The quaint backdrop of the small ground only adds to its ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan talks between overs could help ease tensions: Daily


March 27th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 27 (IANS) The Manmohan Singh-Yousuf Raza Gilani talks that "take place between overs" during the India-Pakistan cricket match in Mohali could pave the way for "far more ... Read more...

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England breath easy after making it to quarterfinal


March 19th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) After their roller-coaster ride in the World Cup, England are finally breathing easy having secured a safe passage to quarterfinals, courtesy South Africa's big ... Read more...

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Cricket fan in Nagpur carves miniature World Cup trophy out of soap cakes


March 6th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Mar.6 (ANI): The ongoing ICC World Cup 2011 has caught the imagination of the cricket crazy fans across India. Sudhakar Pathak, an ardent cricket fan, and also an amateur miniature artist ... Read more...

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Cricket fever hits mass wedding ceremony in Gujarat


February 21st, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Surat, Feb.21 (ANI): Nearly eighty-two newly married couples cut a huge cake in the shape of a cricket field in Gujarat on Sunday.Couples who got married at a mass wedding event cut ... Read more...

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Yuvraj collaborating with Oakley on signature sunglasses series (With Image)


February 18th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Dashing all-rounder Yuvraj Singh is collaborating with Oakley for his first Signature Series sunglasses even as the global eyewear major has signed him up as its brand ... Read more...

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Cape Town gets set to give fitting, emotional farewell to Ntini


January 9th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (S. Africa), Jan.9 (ANI): Former South African fast bowler Makhaya Ntini's farewell match at the Moses Mabhida Stadium here later this evening is expected to be charged with emotion. ... Read more...

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‘Free spirit’ Symonds happy out of cricketing spotlight


December 23rd, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Dec. 23 (ANI): Former Australian Test player Andrew Symonds has gone from the glare of the spotlight to the anonymity of farming life in North Queensland.In 2006, during the last Ashes ... Read more...

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Watson amazed at ‘night-watchman’ Anderson’s ’selfish’ behaviour in Perth Test


December 22nd, 2010 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 22 (ANI): Australian all rounder Shane Watson has accused England pacer James Anderson of being selfish by failing to take the strike from Paul Collingwood for the last ball of ... Read more...

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Former Bengal cricketer debuts in film


December 7th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 7 (IANS) Former Indian cricket selector and Bengal's Ranji Trophy winning skipper Sambaran Banerjee has started a new innings and is playing the role of a cricket coach in a ... Read more...

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Aussies have lost their aura


November 29th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Nov.29 (ANI): If England cricket captain Andrew Strauss is to be believed, the Australian team is on its last legs.Strauss and most of his team-mates are convinced that the Australians ... Read more...

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Swann deadly serious about defeating Australia in Ashes series


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Nov.23 (ANI): England off-spinner Graeme Swann has said that he is absolutely clear and deadly serious in his determination to beat Australia this winter.In a write-up for The Sun, Swann ... Read more...

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