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Best, Russell called up for Jamaica ODIs


July 2nd, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
St.John's (Antigua), July 2 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies selectors have called up fast bowler Tino Best and all-rounder Andre Russell to the 13-man squad for the first two One-Day Internationals against ... Read more...

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India A-West Indies share one-day series


July 2nd, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
St.George's (Grenada), July 2 (IANS/CMC) Rain has washed out the third and final one-dayer between West Indies A and India A at the National Stadium here Sunday.Overnight and early morning rain ... Read more...

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Karnataka’s More destroys Goa in South Zone one-dayer


February 20th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 20 (IANS) Debutant seamer Ronit Gajanan More took 6 for 18 as Karnataka drubbed Goa by eight wickets in the South Zone Subbaiah Pillai Trophy one-day tournament here ... Read more...

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It was only a matter of time for Sehwag (Comment)


December 8th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Virender Sehwag said during this year's World Cup that he would try and play the full 50 overs in One-Day Internationals (ODI). For good measure he added that he had ... Read more...

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India look to seal series against Windies Monday


December 4th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 4 (IANS) India would look to seal the series against the West Indies when they they clash in the third One-dayer at the Sardar Patel Gujarat Stadium ... Read more...

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Low Eden turnout sparks nostalgia (Feature)


October 28th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 28 (IANS) The low turnout at the Eden Gardens Tuesday for the India-England One-Dayer may have disappointed cricket buffs, but the agony is more for nostalgic old-timers who ... Read more...

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‘Who are you?’ ICC official asks Ganguly at Eden Gardens


October 26th, 2011 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 26 (IANS) Even in his worst nightmares, Sourav Ganguly would not have seen it coming. It was possibly for the first time in his long cricketing career that ... Read more...

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India look good to make it 5-0 against England at Eden (Preview)


October 24th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 24 (IANS) In a fairytale reversal of fortunes, Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led India are eyeing a 5-0 whitewash of England, looking good to win the fifth one-dayer at ... Read more...

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Ashraful feels he was not given a fair chance by selectors


October 20th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Former Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful feels that he was not given a fair chance by the selectors after being dropped for the two cricket Tests ... Read more...

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Cook, Kieswetter power England to victory in second ODI (Third Lead)


September 7th, 2011 - 8:40 am ICT by IANS
Southampton, Sep 7 (IANS) Skipper Alastair Cook scored an unbeaten 80 as England stormed to a seven-wicket win over India in a rain-hit second one-dayer at the Rose Bowl.After the ... Read more...

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Toe injury rules Tendulkar out of ODI series


September 5th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Southampton/Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) An already injury-hit Indian cricket team suffered its biggest blow on the England tour Monday as master blaster Sachin Tendulkar was ruled out for the ... Read more...

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Ojha to play for English county surrey


August 2nd, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 2 (IANS) Indian left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha will be playing for English county Surrey in the first-class and One-day format to gain experience in the lean domestic season.Ojha ... Read more...

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Strauss hoping his pacers will bowl with accuracy


July 15th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) England captain Andrew Strauss is banking on the accuracy of his pacers to take advantage of the weaknesses, if any, of the strong Indian batting ... Read more...

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Misbah guides Pakistan to series-clinching victory over Windies in 3rd ODI


April 29th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Bridgetown, April 29(ANI): Pakistan have clinched the one-day international (ODI) series against the West Indies as Misbah-ul-Haq dragged the visiting team to a three-wicket victory in the third one-dayer of the five-match ... Read more...

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Windies tour golden opportunity for young Pak cricketers to prove their worth: Intikhab


April 19th, 2011 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
St. Lucia, April 19 (ANI): Pakistan's Caribbean tour is a golden opportunity for youngsters in the squad to establish their cricket careers, team manager Intikhab Alam has said.Pakistan's limited-overs squad for the ... Read more...

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Coach Nielsen believes ex-skipper Ponting is ready to fire


April 11th, 2011 - 8:15 am ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Apr.11 (ANI): Australian cricket team coach Tim Nielsen believes Ricky Ponting is ready to fire against Bangladesh in Monday's one-dayer.Ponting sped to 34 before being run out in Saturday's 60-run ... Read more...

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New Oz skipper Clarke relegates Ponting to stock-standard hotel room


April 5th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 5 (ANI): Australia's new skipper Michael Clarke has taken over the captain's suite in a Dhaka hotel, relegating his predecessor Ricky Ponting to a standard room.The official line from Clarke ... Read more...

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Vettori retires from Twenty20 cricket


March 30th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar. 30 (ANI): Left arm spinner Daniel Vettori has confirmed that he will stand down from the New Zealand cricket captaincy, and also retire from Twenty20 cricket.Speaking after his side's ... Read more...

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Die-hard fans keep away from Oz-Kenya tie


March 13th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 13 (IANS) A week after the India-Ireland match brought them in droves to the Chinnaswamy Stadium here, die-hard fans are conspicuous by their absence Sunday for the Group ... Read more...

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Bangalore set for cracker of contest


March 6th, 2011 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 6 (IANS) A week after the high-octane India-England match ended in a dramatic tie, this tech-hub is set for another cracker of a contest Sunday afternoon, with an ... Read more...

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England giving ‘cheats’ Pak silent treatment: Broad


February 18th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18 (ANI): England is giving Pakistan the silent treatment despite sharing the same hotel in Bangladesh as they fine tune their World Cup preparations.Huge differences still exist between England and ... Read more...

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England middle-order bat Morgan has a fractured finger


February 6th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.6 (ANI): England middle-order batsman Eoin Morgan's World Cup spot is in doubt after he broke a finger.The one-day wizard has been ruled out of Sunday's final ODI with Australia and ... Read more...

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Misbah stars as Pak beat Kiwis by two wickets in fourth ODI to lead series 2-1


February 1st, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Napier, Feb 01(ANI): Pakistan's Misbah Ul-Haq guided his team to a two-wicket victory over New Zealand in the fourth one-dayer on Tuesday.The star of the New Zealand tour, Misbah cracked 93 ... Read more...

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It’s “absurd” to blame Afridi for Pak’s defeat in first ODI against NZ: Salahuddin Sallu


January 27th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan 27(ANI): Blaming Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi for his team's crushing defeat in the first one-dayer against New Zealand is "absurd", former Test cricketer and chief selector Salahuddin Ahmed ... Read more...

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‘Disagreements within PCB’ reason behind not naming Pak captain for World Cup: Latif


January 26th, 2011 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan 26(ANI): Former Pakistan captain and wicketkeeper Rashid Latif feels that 'disagreements' within the Pakistan Cricket Board have led it to withhold the name of the captain while announcing the final ... Read more...

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England to focus on getting Watson out early: Saker


January 18th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 18 (ANI): England's bowling coach David Saker has said the team will focus its energy on getting in form Australian batsman Shane Watson out, after the opener plundered 161 not ... Read more...

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Ashes debacle: Hilditch and Co need face hard truth and come up with answers: SMH


December 8th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec.8 (ANI): Australia's selectors must draw a line in the sand and overhaul their plans and the players chosen to deliver for them in the ongoing Ashes series.According to the Sydney ... Read more...

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Fact-finding committee submits report on ‘Haider episode’ to PCB


November 30th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 30 (ANI): The three-member committee appointed to probe into former wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider's dramatic escape to London after abandoning his team ahead of a match against South Africa, has submitted ... Read more...

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Enraged PCB least interested in Zulqarnain’s grievances or taking him back: Sources


November 18th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 18 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is neither interested in taking notice of troubled wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haider's grievances nor bringing him back to the national fold, as it is ... Read more...

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Pak team “not really” affected by Haider’s ‘no-show’ in final ODI: Afridi


November 10th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Nov 10 (ANI): The Pakistan team was "not really" affected by the bizarre disappearance of wicketkeeper Zulqanain Haider on the morning before the fifth ODI against South Africa, limited-overs captain ... Read more...

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Sachin’s stupendous run inspires me: Ponting


November 9th, 2010 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 9 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting is inspired by the way Sachin Tendulkar is playing late in his career, and said he hopes to get better with age ... Read more...

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Ferguson to replace Marsh for remaining Sri Lanka series


November 4th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Nov 4 (IANS) Batsman Callum Ferguson got a call up to play for Australia Thursday after Shaun Marsh was ruled for the remaining two One-day Internationals (ODI) against Sri Lanka due ... Read more...

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Melbourne ODI could be marred by Cup, bad weather, poor Oz player form


November 2nd, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov.2 (ANI): The Melbourne Cup, bad weather and the poor form of the Australian cricketers will have cricket officials nervous before Wednesday's one-dayer at the MCG.The crowd figure is likely to ... Read more...

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Queensland skipper Hopes aims to remind Oz selectors about his talent


October 29th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Oct. 29 (ANI): Queensland skipper James Hopes will be out to give a not-so-subtle reminder to the Australian selectors after being a surprise omission from the one-day squad despite being ... Read more...

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PCB may sue Brit paper for ‘baseless’ claims against players following ICC ‘all clear’


October 26th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 26 (ANI): Following the International Cricket Council's admission that it had no 'compelling evidence' of match-fixing in the third one-dayer against England, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is mulling initiating ... Read more...

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