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India to make fresh start against New Zealand (Preview)


August 22nd, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 22 (IANS) The Indian cricket team will be without two of its finest stalwarts - Rahul Dravid and V.V.S. Laxman - when it takes the field against ... Read more...

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Looking to start in a positive mood, says Dhoni


August 22nd, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 22 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni said the team was looking to start in a positive mode the two-match Test series against New Zealand, which begins ... Read more...

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New Zealand gearing up to put pressure on India


August 19th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 19 (IANS) New Zealand will look to put India under pressure when the two teams clash here for the first cricket test beginning Wednesday.Despite the series loss ... Read more...

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Wasim Akram was toughest bowler, says Laxman


August 19th, 2012 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 18 (IANS) India's stylish batsman V. V. S. Laxman, who announced his retirement from international cricket Saturday, said Pakistan's legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram was the toughest ... Read more...

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Riya to face Mutatkar in Maharashtra badminton final


July 29th, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Mumbai Suburban's 19-year-old Riya Pillai pulled off a major upset, defeating second seed Pune's Anuradha Shrikhande 21-18, 16-21, 21-19 to storm into the women's singles final ... Read more...

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Dravid’s retirement has created an irreplaceable void: Sachin


July 13th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar feels the retirement of his long-time teammate Rahul Dravid has created an irreplaceable void at number three position in the ... Read more...

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Selectors to decide captaincy: Gambhir


June 8th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) After having thrown his hat in the ring, opening batsman Gautam Gambhir Friday refused to be drawn into the debate over India's Test captaincy ... Read more...

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From glamour to business, Rajasthan Fashion Week promises to be grand


May 23rd, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 23 (IANS) The Pink City is all set to host its first ever fashion week and the three-day Rajasthan Fashion Week (RJW) extravaganza promises a heady mix ... Read more...

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Chargers restrict Rajasthan Royals to lowest total (Lead)


May 19th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 18 (IANS) An impressive bowling performance by Deccan Chargers restricted Rajasthan Royals to 126 for eight in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Rajiv Gandhi ... Read more...

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Chandila credits Hirwani for his hat-trick


May 13th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 13 (IANS) Little-known off-spinner Ajit Chandila, who became an overnight star by picking the first hat-trick of the Indian Premier League-V, attributed his success to the pep ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals need a win against Pune Warriors


May 12th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 11 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals have it all to do when they take on Pune Warriors in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here Sunday. After a bright start to ... Read more...

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Daredevils beat Rajasthan in last ball thriller (Lead)


April 29th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Table toppers Delhi Daredevils won their seventh game in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in a thrilling last-ball one-run finish against Rajasthan Royals here ... Read more...

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Cooper hopes to carry on his good form against Daredevils


April 28th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals pacer Kevon Cooper, who has been one of the finds of the season, hopes to carry on his good form when the 2008 ... Read more...

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Royal Challengers thrash Rajasthan Royals by 46 runs (Lead)


April 24th, 2012 - 1:38 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 23 (IANS) An unbeaten century stand between Tillakaratne Dilshan and A.B. de Villiers gave Royal Challengers a resounding 46-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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IPL Scoreboard: Rajasthan Royals vs Deccan Chargers


April 17th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 17 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Rajasthan Royals and Deccan Chargers at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here Tuesday.Deccan ... Read more...

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Cricket carnival returns to tech hub with a bang (Sidelights)


April 16th, 2012 - 12:22 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 15 (IANS) With the season's first Indian Premier League (IPL) match played under lights at the Chinnaswamy Stadium late Sunday, the cricket carnival returned to this tech hub, ... Read more...

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Shakib’s all-round effort carries Knight Riders to victory (Roundup)


April 14th, 2012 - 1:34 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 14 (IANS) Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hassan backed up a superb bowling effort with a timely cameo to enable Kolkata Knight Riders post their second back-to-back win ... Read more...

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Sachin best to decide his retirement: Azhar


April 13th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, April 13 (IANS) Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin Friday said it sould be left to Sachin Tendulkar to decide his own retirement.Azharuddin said retirement is a purely personal ... Read more...

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Aged Royals and Knights battle it out at Eden Gardens (Preview)


April 12th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 12 (IANS) Two sides high on experience but with contrasting performance graphs in the ongoing Indian Premier League meet at the hallowed Eden Gardens here Friday.While Rajasthan ... Read more...

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IPL Scoreboard: Mumbai Indians vs. Rajasthan Royals


April 12th, 2012 - 2:24 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) The scoreboard of the Indian Premier League match between Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals here Wednesday.Mumbai Indians innings:Richard Levi b Hogg 29Tirumallasetti Suman ... Read more...

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IPL: Royals outplay Knight Riders at home (Lead)


April 8th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 8 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals put up an all-round performance to beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 22 runs in the India Premier League here Sunday for their second ... Read more...

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Tendulkar rubbishes retirement speculations: Reports


March 10th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) India's cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar Saturday dismissed speculations that he would announce his retirement after getting his much awaited 100th international ton.Zee News reported ... Read more...

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Dravid’s son wields bat after he bids adieu


March 10th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) It was a poignant moment for India's cricketing icon Rahul Dravid to watch his seven-year-old elder son Samit wield the bat at the M. Chinnaswamy ... Read more...

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Rahul ‘The Wall’ Dravid hangs up Test boots (Roundup)


March 9th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) The curtains finally came down on "The Wall" as India's favourite cricketing son and icon Rahul Sharad Dravid announced his retirement from international and first-class ... Read more...

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Rahul ‘The Wall’ Dravid bids Test cricket adieu (Lead)


March 9th, 2012 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) Former India captain and batting legend Rahul Dravid Friday announced his retirement from Test cricket to bring the curtains down on his illustrious 16-year-old career.Addressing ... Read more...

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Shoaib Ahtar escapes unhurt after car accident (Second Lead)


February 26th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 26 (IANS) Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar escaped unhurt after his car crashed into a roadside concrete block near Prime Minister Secretariat here.Over-speeding seems to be the ... Read more...

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Laxman hits the nets after landing in Adelaide


January 19th, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 19 (IANS) India's out of form middle-order batsman V.V.S.Laxman preferred to hit the nets immediately after landing here Thursday while some of his teammates and their wives went ... Read more...

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Dhoni hints at phasing out seniors after Adelaide


January 15th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 15 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Sunday hinted at phasing out senior players after the end of the cricket series in Australia.Calls for phasing out seniors ... Read more...

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India suffer 7th consecutive overseas defeat at Perth (Roundup)


January 15th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 15 (IANS) India stretched their away Test losing streak to seven as they lost the third cricket Test against Australia by an innings and 37 runs shortly after ... Read more...

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India lose Perth Test by innings and 37 runs


January 15th, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 15 (IANS) India lost the third Test against Australia by an innings and 37 runs after being bowled out for 171 in their second innings on day three ... Read more...

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India on the brink of defeat at Perth (Lead)


January 15th, 2012 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 15 (IANS) India were on the brink of defeat in the third Test, with 165 for six at lunch on day three at the WACA Ground here Sunday, ... Read more...

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Dhoni, Shewag rubbish reports of rifts in Indian dressing room (Lead)


January 12th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 12 (IANS) Saying that the Australians must be dreaming, India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and senior batsman Virender Sehwag Thursday rubbished speculations in the media here of ... Read more...

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No rift in team, Australians must be dreaming: Dhoni


January 12th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 12 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Thursday rubbished speculations of a rift in the dressing room saying the Australians must be dreaming."Australians must be dreaming about ... Read more...

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The 2008 Perth win should inspire troubled India (Preview)


January 12th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 12 (IANS) Despite losing the first two cricket Tests against Australia, India can afford to be upbeat on the eve of the third Test at WACA. All ... Read more...

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Tag of ‘poor tourists’ may haunt India again, fears Ganguly


January 11th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 11 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly fears that the cricket team will be dubbed poor tourists again as some of the big names in Indian cricket ... Read more...

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