cricket pitches

We don’t doctor pitches: Clarke

January 23rd, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 23 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke Monday rubbished allegations by Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir that the hosts doctored cricket pitches to ensure the tourists' downfall."The pitches have ... Read more...

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Indian origin Oz scientist says El Nino can help Australia win Ashes series

June 26th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 26(ANI): A study led by an Indian origin meteorologist in Australia has predicted that the recent El Nino event in the country can help the Ricky Ponting-led team to win ... Read more...

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Clean up IPL, but remember it reflects young, emerging India (Comment)

April 24th, 2010 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli The intervention of a section of politicians and social commentators has added a new, mainly retrogressive, dimension to the continuing controversy over the Indian Premier League (IPL).Even as the ... Read more...

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Cricket gets serious in the US again

March 25th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Florida (US), Mar.25 (ANI): The game of cricket is getting serious attention again in the United States these days, more than a century after it first made its presence felt in ... Read more...

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Test cricket no longer exciting, says Ponting

June 12th, 2008 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 12 (IANS) Ricky Ponting, a great supporter of traditional Test cricket, may not have converted to the latest Twenty20 version, but still feels that the five-day game is just not ... Read more...

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MCC specifications for bat handle

May 8th, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by admin
London, May 8 (IANS) The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), guardians of the laws of cricket, has for the first time laid down specifications of the handle of the bat to cut out ... Read more...

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MCG’s new curator says pitch will be improved

May 1st, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 1 (ANI): The Melbourne Cricket Club's new curator has said there will be no repeat of the problems that led Cricket Victoria to question the club's commitment to cricket. Cameron ... Read more...

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