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Udaipur’s vintage Rolls-Royce wins US trophy (With Images)


August 20th, 2012 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) Arvind Singh Mewar of the erstwhile royal family of Udaipur has become the first Indian to win at the 62nd Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance event with ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan break the ice on cricketing ties (Roundup)


July 16th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Indian cricket board Monday invited Pakistan to play three One-dayers and two Twenty20 Internationals in December-January, a move that would see the arch-rivals ... Read more...

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(VM) India-Pakistan to revive cricketing ties after 5 years (Third Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) India will host Pakistan for three One-dayers and Twenty20 Internationals in December-January, reviving cricketing ties amongst the arch-rivals after a gap of five ... Read more...

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KKR appoints Rudy Webster as mental skills coach


March 5th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 5 (IANS) Indian Premier League franchise Kolkata Knight Riders announced Monday they have roped in sports psychologist Rudi Webster, who managed the West Indies side led by Clive ... Read more...

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Pakistan hopes to lure cricket teams with foolproof security


December 10th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Dec 10 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reportedly finalized foolproof security plans for the visiting cricket teams, official sources revealed here Saturday.The first step for the PCB ... Read more...

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Ashraf confident Pakistan will host visitors in 2012


November 29th, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore, Nov 29 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB) newly-appointed chairman Zaka Ashraf is confident of hosting international cricket teams in the strife-torn country and hoped neighbours India to tour soon ... Read more...

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England-India Test to go ahead, but riots worry players (Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 9 (IANS) The third Test between England and India will be played Wednesday at Edgbaston despite concerns among players about the riots in Birmingham.Both cricket teams were holed ... Read more...

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450 held as riots singe Britain (Third Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Hooded rioters looted shops, set buildings alight and clashed with the police as arson Tuesday spread from London to other big cities in Britain. At ... Read more...

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Cameron to rioters: You will feel full force of law


August 9th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Rioters will "feel the full force of the law", warned Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday after he cut short his holiday following three days of ... Read more...

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450 held as riots spread across Britain (Second Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Rioting and arson Tuesday spread from London to other cities in Britain, including Birmingham and Manchester, with 450 people arrested for the spiralling violence in ... Read more...

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India-England third Test in jeopardy as riots spread to Birmingham


August 9th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 9 (IANS) The England and Indian cricket teams were holed up in a city centre hotel Tuesday here as riots spread all around Birmingham putting the third Test ... Read more...

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Pakistan want to host ICC event in 2018


June 30th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 29 (IANS) Pakistan, a no-go zone for international cricket teams since an attack on the Sri Lankan team in 2009, has requested the International Cricket Council (ICC) ... Read more...

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Pakistan justified ‘unpredictable side’ tag by losing T20 against Windies: Qadir


April 23rd, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 23(ANI): Pakistan have proved that they are appropriately tagged as an 'unpredictable side', by losing to the West Indies in their inaugural Twenty20 international clash on Thursday, former Test player ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Supreme Court rejects ex-cricketer’s bail plea


April 19th, 2011 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday rejected the plea for anticipatory bail by former test cricketer Jacob Martin accused of being allegedly involved in human trafficking.The apex ... Read more...

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Talks with Pakistan to continue despite 26/11 revelations: Krishna


April 13th, 2011 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday said talks with Islamabad will continue even though Pakistani-born Canadian citizen Tahawwur Hussain Rana and accomplice David Headley ... Read more...

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Indo-Lankan final: Maha Govt. declares Apr. 2 a holiday


March 31st, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 31 (ANI): Maharashtra Government has declared a holiday in government and semi-government offices in Mumbai and suburbs on April 2 on the occasion of the World Cup final to be ... Read more...

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India, Lankan teams arrive for WC final at Mumbai


March 31st, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 31 (ANI): Cricket teams of both India and Sri Lanka team have arrived for the World Cup finals to be played in Mumbai on April 2.The Sri Lankan team arrived ... Read more...

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Indian, Pakistani teams leave for Mumbai, Lahore (Lead)


March 31st, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 31 (IANS) The Indian and Pakistani cricket teams Thursday left this union territory, taking separate chartered planes to Mumbai and Lahore respectively.India defeated Pakistan in a high-voltage World ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan leave for Mumbai, Lahore


March 31st, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 31 (IANS) The Indian and Pakistani cricket teams left Chandigarh Thursday, taking separate chartered planes to Mumbai and Lahore respectively.India defeated Pakistan in a high-voltage World Cup semifinal ... Read more...

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Fans blur battle lines between India and Pakistan


March 30th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) Everyone at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium had a whale of a time during the World Cup semifinal here Wednesday and in that euphoria, ... Read more...

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Six more Pak Taliban militants arrested in 2009 Sri Lanka team attack case


March 30th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Mar 30(ANI): Another six members of the banned Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan, including the mastermind of the March 3, 2009 deadly attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team, have been arrested, Lahore ... Read more...

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Wise Ponting realised that clinging onto Oz captaincy could have finished him


March 30th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar. 30 (ANI): Ricky Ponting realised that clinging on to the Test and one-day captaincy following one of the worst periods of Australian cricket would be stretching things too far.According ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan PMs to talk at Mohali stadium


March 30th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), March 30 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will hold formal talks with his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani at a meeting room of the Punjab Cricket ... Read more...

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‘Cricket diplomacy’ to go a long way in improving frosty Indo-Pak ties: Pak official


March 30th, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 30(ANI): The 'cricket diplomacy' over Wednesday's high-voltage Indo-Pak World Cup semi-final clash will go a long way in overcoming the differences in the frosty relationship between India and Pakistan, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Rebuilding trust: India, Pakistan agree on terror hotline (Roundup)


March 29th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) In a step toward resuming their stalled peace process, India and Pakistan Tuesday agreed on setting up a hotline for real-time information sharing ... Read more...

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Gilani to stay at Chandigarh hotel hosting both teams (Lead)


March 28th, 2011 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 28 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani will stay at the presidential suite at the luxury Taj Hotel, which is also hosting the Indian and Pakistani ... Read more...

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Too many matches causing player injuries: Katich


March 14th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar. 14 (ANI): The cramming of domestic cricket matches into the three months between October and December is a possible reason for players getting injured more frequently,feels Australian Test opener Simon ... Read more...

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World Cup: Dhaka keeps vigil on cricket bookies


February 24th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 24 (IANS) World Cup co-host Bangladesh has said it is keeping a vigil on international cricket bookies to ensure that they do not try to establish contacts with players and ... Read more...

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Pak team fully focused on launching their World Cup campaign


February 22nd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Hambantota (Sri Lanka), Feb 22 (ANI): After battling controversy for a longtime, the Pakistan team is fully focused on launching their World Cup campaign on Wednesday.Pakistan coach Waqar Younis, who was ... Read more...

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Doull picks Sri Lanka, India as top two favourites to lift World Cup


February 13th, 2011 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 13 (ANI): Former New Zealand fast bowler Simon Doull has picked Sri Lanka and India as top two favourites to lift the World Cup, starting February 19 in the Indian ... Read more...

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Hero Honda sales rise 20 percent in January 2011


February 1st, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) India's motorcycle maker Hero Honda Tuesday said that its sales increased 20 percent at 466,524 units during January 2011 as against 389,802 during the same period of ... Read more...

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Warne wants legends cricket match to raise money for Queensland flood victims


January 13th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 13 (ANI): Australian spin legend Shane Warne wants to play a cricket match to raise money for the Queensland flood victims, and has made prominent use of the social networking ... Read more...

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Vettori calls for consistent use of Umpire Decision Review System


January 10th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Jan 10(ANI): New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has reiterated that he would encourage cricket teams around the world to show a little more willingness to try the controversial Umpire Decision ... Read more...

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Ashes victory: The five best jokes at Australia’s expense


January 10th, 2011 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.10 (ANI): The Australian cricket teams endured a humiliating defeat against England in the Ashes series, and naturally have been subjected to both ridicule and jokes.Here, according to the Telegraph, are ... Read more...

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NZ cricket teams named for Pakistan series, World Cup


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Dec. 22 (ANI): New Zealand's cricket selectors have included three new faces in the 14-man squad for the Twenty20 international clash against Pakistan.They have rested incumbent skipper Daniel ... Read more...

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