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Five Oz players available for Sheffield Shield, Ryobi Cup selection


October 6th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 6 (IANS) Former skipper Ricky Ponting and experienced bastsman Mike Hussey are among five members of the Australian squad for the South Africa series who will be available ... Read more...

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‘Lee firming for World Cup selection after impressing in Melbourne ODI’


January 17th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 17(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee is ready to lead the national team's bowling attack in next month's 50-over World Cup after impressing in the Melbourne ODI win over England, ... Read more...

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Ishant to replace injured Praveen for ODI series


January 11th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Jan 11 (IANS) The five-match one-day India-South Africa cricket series beginning here Wednesday is the last opportunity for the two countries to test their players before finalising their World ... Read more...

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Former Kiwi Mr. Dependable Elliot keen to make it to WC squad


January 9th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Jan. 9 (ANI): Till under two years ago, Grant Elliot was touted as the most dependable man in New Zealand cricket. He was the rock in a Black Caps ... Read more...

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Waqar calls for quick decision on spot-fixing so that “Pak can focus on job ahead”


December 11th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 11(ANI): Pakistan's cricket team's head coach Waqar Younis has called for a quick decision on the spot-fixing allegations surrounding some leading national cricketers."We need a clear picture so that whoever ... Read more...

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Capello warns ’scandal-hit’ England footballers to remember they are role models


February 27th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): England footie boss has expressed his anger at the off-field scandals that have undermined the start of World Cup year, and insisted his players must remember they ... Read more...

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Tomic could face sanctions after complaining about match time


January 22nd, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 22 (DPA) Local teenager Bernard Tomic has been called on the carpet by Australian Open officials after he complained that late-night scheduling was behind his second round loss to ... Read more...

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Hewitt backtracks on Tomic’s Davis Cup selection


January 22nd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 22(ANI): Australian tennis star Lleyton Hewitt has conceded that 17-year-old Bernard Tomic has moved significantly closer to Davis Cup selection.Hewitt, Australia's most successful singles player in Davis Cup history, ... Read more...

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Rosewell asks Hewitt, Tomic to smoke peace pipe


January 13th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 13 (ANI): One of the most respected figures in Australian tennis, Ken Rosewall, has asked Lleyton Hewitt and Bernard Tomic to make peace when they arrive at Melbourne Park ... Read more...

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McNamee urges Tennis Australia to intervene in ‘racial’ spat between Hewitt, Tomic


January 7th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 7 (ANI): Sports administrator and former player Paul McNamee has urged Tennis Australia to intervene in the spat between Lleyton Hewitt and Bernard Tomic.Hewitt, Australia's best player in ... Read more...

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Capello warns Ferdinand he has to be fit for World Cup selection


November 8th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 8 (ANI): England football coach Fabio Capello has warned Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand that his national team call up for next year's World Cup in South Africa will ... Read more...

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Bollinger a casualty of Lee’s Ashes campaign


May 6th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 6 (ANI): New South Wales fast bowler Doug Bollinger must be feeling a touch unlucky not to have made it to the Australian Twenty20 squad for next month's World Cup, ... Read more...

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I wanted to go on a high: Ganguly


October 8th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 8 (IANS) Sourav Ganguly said his last two years in international cricket since his sensational comeback were "outstanding" and felt it was time to end his career on a high.Ganguly ... Read more...

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Former Davis Cupper Shyam Minotra dead


August 19th, 2008 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Former Davis Cupper and Asian Games medallist Shyam Minotra died Tuesday after a prolonged battle with cancer, the All India Tennis Association said. Minotra, 62, was a ... Read more...

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