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West Indies tour helped me prepare for comeback: Pujara


August 23rd, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Cheteshwar Pujara, who struck his maiden Test century here Thursday, said the recent India A's tour of the West Indies helped him prepare well for his ... Read more...

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Coca-Cola India’s ‘Support My School’ campaign wins Silicon Valley support


August 23rd, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 23 (IANS) The Support My School Campaign (SMS), a unique corporate initiative to create a happy and healthy learning environment in schools across India by providing ... Read more...

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Verma slams double ton in Shafi Darashah trophy


August 12th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 12 (IANS) A double century by Amit Verma (213, 413b, 28x4, 1x6) powered KSCA XI to 556 for nine against Mumbai Cricket Association in their first innings at ... Read more...

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Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar becomes MP


June 5th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New Delhi, June 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar became the first active sportsperson to become a member of the Indian parliament. The batsman, who is currently nominated for the Bharat ... Read more...

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Century-maker Samuels gives it back to Anderson


May 26th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham (England), May 26 (IANS/CMC) Batsman Marlon Samuels did not hesitate to poke fun at England seamer James Anderson, following his superb Test century that helped rescue the West Indies on ... Read more...

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Ponting not going anywhere: Micky Arthur


May 1st, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 1 (IANS) Australian coach Mickey Arthur said Tuesday that former captain Ricky Ponting was very much in the reckoning to play in next year's Ashes series in England.Ponting ... Read more...

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Ceturies from Hafeez, Jamshed set-up huge total for Pakistan (Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) A double century stand between openers Mohammad Hafeez and Nasir Jamshed propelled Pakistan to a massive 329 for six in 50 overs against India ... Read more...

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India ride on Kohli and Gambhir’s brilliance to beat Sri Lanka (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 13 (IANS) Riding on centuries from Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli, India defeated Sri Lanka by 50 runs in the second ODI of the Asia Cup ... Read more...

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Gambhir, Kohli hit centuries as India set Sri Lanka 305 to chase (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 13 (IANS) A double century stand between centurions Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli took India to a competitive 304 for three in 50 overs against Sri ... Read more...

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Tendulkar conferred SCG honorary life membership


February 26th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 26 (IANS) Cricket Australia, the Government of New South Wales and the Sydney Cricket Ground Trust felicitated India's batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar with an honorary life ... Read more...

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Ponting retires from ODIs, vows to carry on in Tests (Lead)


February 21st, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 21 (IANS) Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting retired from ODIs Tuesday, a day after he was dropped from the squad for the rest of the Commonwealth Bank Series, ... Read more...

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‘Ponting contemplating retirement from ODIs’


February 20th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 20 (IANS) National selector John Inverarity said Monday that it was unlikely that former skipper Ricky Ponting would be able to make his way back to the ... Read more...

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Ian Chappell says Lara better than Ponting and Tendulkar


January 31st, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 31 (IANS) Former Australian captain Ian Chappell rates Brian Lara as a superior batsman to the resurgent Ricky Ponting and little master Sachin Tendulkar.Chappell says Lara's ability ... Read more...

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India pick four as Australia amass 563/7 (Second Lead)


January 25th, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 25 (IANS) India picked up four wickets in the afternoon session of the fourth Test as Australia extended their first innings score to a mammoth 563 for ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy Final: Saxena strikes double ton as Rajasthan crawl


January 20th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) Riding on Vineet Saxena's double century, holders Rajasthan showed their intent to wear down Tamil Nadu, piling up 404 for two in the first innings on ... Read more...

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Rajasthan openers make merry in Ranji final


January 19th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 19 (IANS) On a rather docile pitch, the highly experienced Rajasthan openers Akash Chopra and Vineet Saxena made the best of the conditions to pile on 221 for ... Read more...

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Australia 482/4 at stumps on second day


January 4th, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 4 (IANS) Australia were 482 for four in the first innings, in reply to India's 191, at stumps on the second day of the second cricket Test at ... Read more...

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Dhoni wins World Cup but India loses No 1 Test status (2011 in Retrospect - Cricket)


December 21st, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) From the heights of winning the World Cup after 28 years to the despair of a disastrous tour of England, Indian cricket has swung ... Read more...

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Ankle scare for Ishant as Indians toil hard


December 15th, 2011 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 15 (IANS) Fast bowler Ishant Sharma could bowl just 5.3 overs as the Indians had a hard day on field on the first day of their first practice ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Mukund’s double ton takes Tamil Nadu to 693/8


December 14th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Abhinav Mukund smashed a double century (220) as Tamil Nadu piled up 693/8 against Gujarat on the third day of their Ranji Trophy Elite League ... Read more...

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Younus Khan jumps 11 places in ICC rankings (Lead)


December 13th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 13 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid are the only two Indian batsmen among the top-10 in Tests rankings while Pakistan's veteran Younus Khan jumped 11 places ... Read more...

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Younus Khan moves up on rankings ladder


December 13th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 13 (IANS) Pakistan batting's mainstay Younus Khan has charged up the Reliance ICC rankings for Test batsmen after scoring a double-century in the first Test against Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Sehwag elated at going past Tendulkar (Lead)


December 9th, 2011 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 9 (IANS) Virender Sehwag, who Thursday broke Sachin Tendulkar's record of highest individual score in One-day internationals, said he was elated at going past the cricketing great.Sehwag ... Read more...

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Congratulations pour in for Sehwag


December 9th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Cricket fraternity and fans hailed India's explosive opener Virender Sehwag's sensational 219, the highest by any player in One-day internationals.Congratulatory messages poured in from ... Read more...

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Sehwag’s record double ton gives India huge win over West Indies (Roundup)


December 9th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 8 (IANS) Riding on skipper Virender Sehwag's record 219, the highest ever individual score in an ODI, India thrashed the West Indies by 153 runs in the ... Read more...

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Mumbai elated as Sehwag scores double century


December 8th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) As cricketer Virender Sehwag bludgeoned the West Indies for 219 in the fourth ODI, anti-corruption crusader and cricket fan Anna Hazare congratulated him on his ... Read more...

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Have fulfilled expectations with 200: Sehwag


December 8th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 8 (IANS) India's stand-in captain Virender Sehwag said Thursday that he has fulfilled the expectations by hitting a record 219, the highest individual score in ODIs.Sehwag's innings ... Read more...

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Sehwag’s record ODI score powers India to its highest total


December 8th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 8 (IANS) Virender Sehwag set the One-Day International's highest individual score (219)ever here Thursday with some sensational hitting in the fourth ODI against the West Indies that ... Read more...

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Dwayne Bravo says expect more runs from stylish brother


November 26th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, Nov 26 (IANS/CMC) Out-of-favour West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has warned of more runs to come from his younger brother Darren Bravo. The emerging batting star has scored ... Read more...

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Bravo’s ton puts West Indies in command at Wankhede


November 23rd, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) Darren Bravo's third century in four Tests and half-centuries by all the five top-order batsmen saw the West Indies reach a mammoth first-innings score of 575 ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Gujarat thrash Delhi, Baroda beat MP


November 13th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Gujarat hammered Delhi by an innings and 35 runs while Baroda wrapped up an eight wicket win over Madhya Pradesh on the final day of ... Read more...

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Double century by Niraj Patel; tons by Tanmay, Mukund, Rayudu


November 11th, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Young Test opener Abhinav Mukund hammered a century for Tamil Nadu against Haryana, Rohit Sharma continued his great form with an unbeaten 55 off 59 ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Raina cracks unbeaten double century; Harbhajan goes wicketless


November 5th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Test discard Suresh Raina revelled in familiar domestic conditions by hitting a double century to put Uttar Pradesh on top in their Ranji Trophy ... Read more...

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Kohli’s ton, double century stand with Gambhir see India victorious


October 18th, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Riding on a stroke-filled Virat Kohli century and his unbroken double-century third-wicket partnership with Gautam Gambhir, India coasted to an emphatic eight-wicket victory ... Read more...

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Ambrose, Davidson and Clark inducted in ICC Hall of Fame


September 12th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 12 (IANS) Fast bowlers Alan Davidson and Curtly Ambrose along with former Australian skipper of women's team Belinda Clark were Monday inducted into the International Cricket Council's (ICC) ... Read more...

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