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Windies begin final preparations for World T20

September 1st, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), Sep 1 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies will put the finishing touches on their preparations for the Twenty20 World Cup with the launch of a week-long camp here Saturday.Most of ... Read more...

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Sulieman Benn plays down talk of dream comeback

June 25th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), June 25 (IANS/CMC) Temperamental left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn has played down his last-over heroics which propelled the West Indies A to a thrilling three-wicket win over India ... Read more...

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Bhanot attends first IOA meeting after release from jail

June 13th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Former secretary-general of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Lalit Bhanot Wednesday attended his first meeting of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) since being released from ... Read more...

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Benn still has work to do, says chief selector

August 25th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetwon, Barbados, Aug 25 (IANS/CMC) West Indies chief cricket selector Clyde Butts says combative left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn has not yet shown that he is serious about playing for West Indies. ... Read more...

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HI calls meeting of selectors, coaches to sort out players’ issue

August 24th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) has called a meeting of the selectors and the coaches to discuss the issue of Sandeep Singh and Sardara Singh leaving the ... Read more...

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Youth Congress dismisses anti-Rahul statements by former office bearer

June 28th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) The Indian Youth Congress (IYC) Monday dismissed "as baseless and politically motivated" allegations of former office bearer Kiran Kumar Reddy Chamala that party general ... Read more...

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Pakistan out of cycle of controversies, back on winning track: Waqar

March 16th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Mar 16(ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Waqar Younis feels that his team, which had been plagued by last year's spot-fixing scandal and disciplinary issues involving the players, is now "out of this ... Read more...

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Pak will bounce back in series despite struggling to adjust to NZ conditions: Intikhab

December 28th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Dec 28 (ANI): The Pakistan team, presently facing difficulty in adjusting to the weather and pitch conditions in New Zealand, will bounce back in the remaining two matches of the Twenty20 ... Read more...

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“No disciplinary issues at all” in Pakistan cricket team: Intikhab Alam

December 19th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Dec 19 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team manager Intikhab Alam has expressed confidence that the New Zealand tour would go off well for Pakistan, as presently there are "no disciplinary issues at ... Read more...

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Dedicated courts for environmental cases set up

October 19th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday launched the National Green Tribunal (NGT), aimed at expediting the hearing of environmental cases in the country.However, it will take some ... Read more...

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Younis likely to make comeback for upcoming series against Proteas

October 7th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 7 (ANI): Pakistani Test batsman Younis Khan is likely to make a comeback in the national squad for the forthcoming series against South Africa, as he and the Pakistan Cricket ... Read more...

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PCB boss Butt behind Younis’ exclusion from England tour : Mohsin

June 25th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 25 (ANI): Pakistan cricket chief selector Mohsin Khan has revealed that the selection committee did not consider former skipper Younis Khan's name for the upcoming Test tour to England, as ... Read more...

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Pakistan cricket board lifts ban on Shoaib Malik

May 29th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 29 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board's appeal tribunal Saturday lifted the one-year ban on former captain Shoaib Malik. Malik's lawyer told the media that the one-man tribunal partially accepted his ... Read more...

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Boynton Beach Boys’ Basketball Coach Lamar Thomas Submits Resignation

December 13th, 2009 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former University of Miami player Lamar Thomas is in news lately as he has given his resignation as the coach of the Boynton Beach boys' basketball team ... Read more...

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Sreesanth to share attack with Zaheer in Tests (Lead)

November 10th, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 10 (IANS) Fast bowler Shanthakumaran Sreesanth makes a surprise comeback to the Indian Test side after more than a year while a fit Zaheer Khan expectedly finds a place ... Read more...

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Akhtar hopes knee surgery would help prolong his career

October 7th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.7 (ANI): Controversial Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar is in London to meet Dr Andrew Williams, who treated English all-rounder Andrew Flintoff, with the hope that the specialist surgeon would ... Read more...

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PCB refuses to fund Shoaib Akhtar’s knee surgery in England

October 2nd, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct 2(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has said that fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar had approached them to fund his knee surgery in England, but the former refused to bear ... Read more...

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Ponting believes more players will be going freelance

September 16th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Nottingham (UK), Sep.16 (ANI): Australian skipper Ricky Ponting expects more cricketers to follow Andrew Flintoff and Andrew Symonds in going freelance.Flintoff has rejected an incremental contract with his country and is reportedly ... Read more...

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‘Shoaib not fit to make even a list of 50, can’t even bowl 3-overs’

July 27th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 27 (ANI): Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Shaharyar Khan has supported Shoaib Akhtar's omission from the 30-member ICC Champions Trophy squad, saying that the mercurial pacer is not ... Read more...

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Government to set up green tribunal

July 20th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The government is finalising a bill to set up a National Green Tribunal (NGT), Minister for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh informed parliament Monday. "The NGT intends to ... Read more...

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Symonds’ exit upset 20-20 team balance: Ponting

June 9th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 9 (ANI): The loss of all-rounder Andrew Symonds upset his team's balance in the failed world Twenty20 campaign, claimed skipper Ricky Ponting.Symonds was sent home in disgrace over drinking and ... Read more...

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Symonds dropped from Australian World Twenty20 squad

June 4th, 2009 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Australia have dropped Andrew Symonds from the Twenty20 World Cup squad after another disciplinary breach. Cricket Australia said Thursday the decision had been taken after the controversial all-rounder broke ... Read more...

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Australia to select Ashes squad Wednesday

May 19th, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 19 (IANS) Australian cricket selectors will announce the Ashes squad at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) here Wednesday.After a tumultuous year in which Australia has lost two series and a ... Read more...

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Shoaib Akhtar not finished yet

November 25th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Nov 25 (ANI): Pakistan cricket coach Intikhab Alam has reportedly backed fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar to play a crucial role in the home series against India in January, saying he ... Read more...

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Palin’’s mischaracterisation of `Trooper Gate” scam shows her in poor light: Washington Post

October 14th, 2008 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.14 (ANI): Alaska Governor and Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin mischaracterization of a report on her abuse of authority while sacking an officer of her government, has not come off ... Read more...

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Ex-bowler Abdul Qadir says non-technocrats destroyed Pak cricket

September 12th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore , Sept 12 (ANI): Former Pakistan spinner Abdul Qadir has said that the non-technocrats who were at the helm of the affairs for the last nine years had destroyed Pakistan ... Read more...

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