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BCCI grants amnesty to Kapil Dev


July 25th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) The Indian cricket board Wednesday lifted the ban on former India captain and legendary all-rounder Kapil Dev, who sought amnesty saying he has resigned from Essel ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka cricket board assures integrity of SLPL


July 21st, 2012 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 21 (IANS) The Sri Lankan cricket board Saturday assured the integrity of the Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL), a cricket league based on the Indian Premier League (IPL), ... Read more...

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Amnesty for More, BCCI wants Kapil too back in fold


July 16th, 2012 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Indian cricket board Monday formally ratified the amnesty plea of Kiran More, former India wicketkeeper, who had gone over to the rebel Indian Cricket ... Read more...

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Former UP minister booked for duping sportsmen


May 3rd, 2012 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 3 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh police has filed a complaint against former minister and Mayawati aide Lalji Verma after several sportsmen accused him of duping them on the ... Read more...

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Shocking facts made Varun accept ‘Phir Subah Hogi’


April 10th, 2012 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Television actor Varun Badola, who is returning to the small screen after two years, this time as a Thakur, says he was shocked to ... Read more...

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Modi to appeal against court order favouring Cairns


April 3rd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, April 3 (IANS) Former Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi will be appealing against the High Court of London's verdict in the libel case filed against him by ... Read more...

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In IPL season, Chandigarh to play gully cricket


April 2nd, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 2 (IANS) Over 8,000 players, 552 teams, including 23 teams of girls, nearly 35 locations and more. As cricket fans get ready for the popular T20 Indian ... 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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Amitabh to participate in IPL opening ceremony


March 18th, 2012 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Seems like Amitabh Bachchan can't stay away from work too long as the megastar is all set play a special part in the Indian ... Read more...

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Allegations will destroy all that I have achieved: Cairns


March 6th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns says his personal life and successful 20-year cricket career has been tarnished by claims of match-fixing made by former Indian ... Read more...

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Cricket fun, but challenging, say Bollywood actors


February 12th, 2012 - 3:14 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 12 (IANS) Bollywood stars and filmmakers participating at the second edition of the Celebrity Cricket League here say it was a good break from their hectic schedules ... Read more...

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‘Zanjeer’ remake launch in April


February 12th, 2012 - 2:46 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 12 (IANS) Filmmaker Apoorva Lakhia who made films like "Shootout at Lokhandwala" is set to remake Amitabh Bachchan starrer "Zanjeer", and the film will go on floors ... Read more...

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No free time for Riteish, Genelia until March


February 12th, 2012 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 12 (IANS) They got married in a lavish Maharashtrian style wedding just a week ago, and the newlywed couple Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza are back to work ... Read more...

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Bollywood ups glamour quotient in Chennai at CCL


February 12th, 2012 - 1:19 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 11 (IANS) It is a land of Rajinikanth and Kamal Hassan, but the stars of the Hindi film industry were welcomed with equal enthusiasm as they landed ... Read more...

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Celebrity Cricket League unites Indian film industry: Sohail (With Images)


January 3rd, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) Sohail Khan is upbeat about the second season of Celebrity Cricket League and says it is a platform which helps reunite the entire Indian film ... Read more...

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Exit Kochi Tuskers, enter Mohanlal’s Kerala Strikers


September 22nd, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) The Kochi Tuskers IPL franchise may have been terminated, but Kerala cricket buffs can now await the entry of T20 team Kerala Strikers in the Celebrity ... Read more...

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Aamer let go with warning by ICC for flouting ban


August 25th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Pakistan bowler Mohammad Aamer has been let go with a warning from the International Cricket Council (ICC) for flouting his ban by playing in a Surrey League ... Read more...

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Modi reveals how BCCI scuttled ICL


June 20th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Sacked Indian Premier League commissioner Lalit Modi Monday revealed how the Indian cricket board "scuttled" the Indian Cricket League (ICL) and forced the International Cricket ... 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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ICC investigating Aamer’s presence in club game


June 8th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) is investigating banned Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Aamer's participation in a club match in England last weekend.Aamer, who was banned from all ... Read more...

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Pak selectors miffed with Malik, Yousuf for choosing Bangladesh money over country


February 5th, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 5(ANI): Pakistan cricket team selectors are miffed with former captains Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Yousuf over their decision to play in the Bangladesh Cricket League instead of focussing on the ... Read more...

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ICL stonewalling Pak cricketers’ 2.2 million dollar overdue payment bid: Moin Khan


January 28th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 28(ANI): The Pakistani players who played in the now-defunct Indian Cricket League (ICL) face a bleak future in respect of securing their pending payments worth two million dollars.Officials who ... Read more...

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Razzaq disappointed over Pak players’ omission from IPL 4 auction


January 8th, 2011 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 8 (ANI): Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq has expressed his disappointment over the exclusion of Pakistani cricketers from the auction list for the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).It ... Read more...

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Cricketers auction for IPL 4 begins in Bangalore (Lead)


January 8th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Karnic Bangalore, Jan 8 (IANS) Seated eight to a table at the over 7,000 sq ft pillar-less Mysore Hall of ITC Royal Gardenia Hotel here, business leaders and film stars ... Read more...

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Glitz, glamour and moolah will mark IPL auction


January 7th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 7 (IANS) Glitz, glamour and big money will be on display at the two-day Indian Premier League (IPL) auction here Saturday-Sunday as 350 cricketers go under the hammer for ... Read more...

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Strauss now wants England Ashes series victory


December 29th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 29 (ANI): England cricket captain Andrew Strauss has urged his side to win the Sydney Test and ensure an Ashes series victory after retaining the urn by winning the fourth ... Read more...

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Yousuf to play league cricket in Bangladesh


December 25th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 25 (ANI): Pakistan batsman Mohammad Yousuf has signed up to play with a Bangladesh club, Mohammedan Sporting, in the Premier Division Cricket League of the country.The club brought in Yousuf ... Read more...

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Kollywood Cricket Team Is Ready


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
When it’s time to celebrate the ICC World Cup 2011 for the cricket buffs, here’s Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) turning up to capture the interests of fans. Well it’s something ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh Khan too features in leaked US embassy cable


December 18th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/London, Dec 18 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan and the threat by the Shiv Sena to ban screenings of his film "My Name is Khan" found mention in a ... Read more...

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Siblings to unite Tibetans through cricket league


December 9th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 9 (IANS) Tibetan siblings Tashi and Nawang Dorje, who have made the picturesque Kasauli hill-station their home, are treading the explored path of sports to bring together tens of hundreds ... Read more...

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Salman Khan: The Star Who Dares To Say Heads I Win Tails You Lose


December 2nd, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Salman Khan is one of those stars on the block who knows how to please everyone with his very diplomatic answers.In fact it won’t be wrong to call him ... Read more...

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CCL (Celebrity Cricket League) With Sohail Khan Entertainment Announces The “Mumbai Heroes”


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
December 2, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): After the runaway success of the Tollywood Cricket Trophies held in 2003, 2005 and 2010 - (CCL) Celebrity Cricket League brings together two of the nation’s ... Read more...

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Sohail Khan’s cricket team ready to face southern counterparts


December 1st, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Celebrity Cricket League (CCL), an initiative combining the two most popular forms of entertainment - cinema and cricket - is set to bring together Bollywood and the ... Read more...

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Punjab 20-20 Premier League kicks off in Ludhina


November 21st, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudhina, Nov.21 (ANI): The Punjab Premier League (PPL), a twenty-20 cricket tournament at state-level, kicked off with a colourful ceremony here over the weekend.The first such tournament in the State ... Read more...

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Cairns gets court’s nod to pursue Twitter libel case against Lalit Modi


November 17th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Former New Zealand all-rounder Chris Cairns has won court approval to advance his Twitter libel case against former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner Lalit Modi.Cairns had alleged that ... Read more...

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