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Gambhir is just brilliant: Lee


May 7th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders' Australian speedster Brett Lee lauded skipper Gautam Gambhir for leading from the front with strong individual performance."Gambhir is just brilliant. He ... Read more...

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Avantha Masters: Thailand’s Prom impresses in second round


February 17th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Feb 17 (IANS) Thailand's Prom Meesawat made huge ground on the leader with an flawless eight-under-par 64 to stay two shots back of Scott Peter Whiteford after the second ... Read more...

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Graham Onions may walk into first Test team


January 10th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 10 (IANS) Graham Onions, called in following an elbow injury to Tim Bresnan, may walk into the England team for the first cricket Test against Pakistan if he ... Read more...

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Pattinson, Siddle nursing niggles, but sure to play Test


December 16th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 16 (IANS) Australian fast bowlers James Pattinson and Peter Siddle both have niggles and their injuries are being carefully monitored to make sure they are fit for the ... Read more...

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India should have come with three openers: Gavaskar


July 29th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 29 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar criticised India's selectors for not picking a reserve opener for the ongoing England tour.The elbow injury to regular opener Gautam ... Read more...

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India will look to seal Test series at Kensington Oval


June 27th, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), June 27 (IANS) India will back themselves to clinch the Test series against West Indies when the second Test begins here Tuesday on a lively Kensington Oval ... Read more...

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Pacers have to adapt to wicket with more bounce: Dhoni


June 27th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), June 27 (IANS) India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels that for his fast bowlers length and line would be the key on a bouncy track at the ... Read more...

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I will be fit for England tour, says Sreesanth


June 16th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Sabarimala (Kerala) June 16 (IANS) Mercurial pacer Shanthakumaran Sreesanth Thursday said he will be fit for India's tour of England beginning July 21 with the first Test at Lord's.Taking a ... Read more...

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Gambhir to lead in T20, ODIs in absence of Dhoni (Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) Gautam Gambhir has been named captain of India's Twenty20 and ODI team for the tour to West Indies next month while Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Sachin ... Read more...

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Gambhir named captain for West Indies ODI series


May 13th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) Gautam Gambhir has been named captain of the Indian Twenty20 and ODI team that will be touring the West Indies next month while Mahendra Singh ... Read more...

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Haddin confident of retaining Oz wicketkeeper-batsman position


March 27th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 27(ANI): Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin reckons that his impressive World Cup campaign has tightened his position as first-choice wicketkeeper in all formats.Haddin's grip on the wicketkeeper-batsman position had looked uncertain ... Read more...

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Quite happy with World Cup schedule; will miss Praveen: Dhoni


February 10th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 10 (IANS) Indian cricket team captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Thursday said he was quite satisfied with the World Cup schedule, which has drawn criticism from some teams for the ... Read more...

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ICC confirms replacement of players in Oz, Indian squads for WC


February 8th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that the 'Event Technical Committee' of the 2011 World Cup has approved Jason Krejza as a replacement player for the ... Read more...

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Sreesanth replaces injured Praveen Kumar in Indian WC squad


February 8th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Kerala pacer S Sreesanth has replaced Praveen Kumar in the Indian squad after the latter was ruled out of the upcoming World Cup because of an ... Read more...

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Sreesanth replaces injured Praveen Kumar in India’s World Cup squad (Lead)


February 8th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Temperamental fast bowler Shantakumaran Sreesanth Tuesday replaced injured medium pacer Praveen Kumar in the 15-member India squad for the World Cup. "The national selectors have picked ... Read more...

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Sreesanth to replace injured Praveen Kumar in Indian squad


February 8th, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) Injured fast bowler Praveen Kumar has been ruled out of the Indian squad for the World Cup and S. Sreesanth was Tuesday named as his replacement."The national ... Read more...

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Praveen Kumar doubtful for World Cup


February 7th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) India medium pacer Praveen Kumar is doubtful for the cricket World Cup-2011, beginning Feb 19, as he is yet to recover from an elbow injury to ... Read more...

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Playing in World Cup a dream for me, says Kohli


February 3rd, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Delhi batsman Virat Kohli says playing for India in the World Cup, beginning Feb 19, will be a dream come true for him. Kohli, who ... Read more...

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India have good chance of winning World Cup: Gambhir


January 27th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 27 (IANS) Gautam Gambhir believes India have a good chance to win the ICC World Cup to be held in the sub-continent from Feb 19 -- given the favourable ... Read more...

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Elbow injury forces ’shocked’ Justine Henin to retire from tennis for ‘good’


January 27th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 27(ANI): Belgian tennis ace Justine Henin has retired for the second time because of a right elbow injury that she aggravated at the Australian Open.Henin had first quit the sport ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Sania, Somdev go down fighting (Lead)


January 17th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza put on a spirited performance against former World No.1 and winner of seven Grand Slams Justine Henin of Belgium to go up a set ... Read more...

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Sania Mirza goes down fighting to Henin in opening round of Australian Open


January 17th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 17(ANI): Indian tennis star Sania Mirza went down fighting to former World No.1 Justine Henin in her first round match of the Australian Open in Melbourne on Monday.Sania was overpowered ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Sania gives Henin a fright


January 17th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza took a set off former World No.1 and winner of seven Grand Slam titles Justine Henin of Belgium before losing 7-5, 3-6, 1-6 in the ... Read more...

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Australian Open: Tough starts for Somdev, Sania (Lead)


January 16th, 2011 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 16 (IANS) Sania Mirza and Somdev Devvarman will have to play out of their skins in their first round matches to keep India's interest alive in the singles at ... 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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Injured Ryder withdraws from tour match against Pakistan


January 1st, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Jan 1(ANI): New Zealand batsman Jesse Ryder will miss the three-day tour match against Pakistan due to a shoulder injury.Ryder was part of the initial New Zealand 11 named on ... Read more...

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Ponting’s injury may allow Clarke to debut as Oz Test captain


December 20th, 2010 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 20 (ANI): Michael Clarke is likely to debut as Australian Test captaincy in the Boxing Day Test if incumbent skipper Ricky Ponting's fractured finger doesn't mend in time.Australia has named ... Read more...

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My role in a team is to bowl over 150ks to intimidate batsmen, take wickets: Lee


December 14th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 14(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee, who is in New Zealand to play five matches for Wellington in a domestic Twenty20 championship, has said that his role in that team ... Read more...

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‘Want to play in the World Cup in India, which is special to me’: Lee


November 27th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 27(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee has said that next year's World Cup in the Indian sub-continent is his focus after putting in another impressive domestic performance for New South ... Read more...

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Haddin says he never doubted his chances of Oz Test comeback


November 24th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 24(ANI): Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has said that he never once believed that his position behind the stumps was under threat despite Tim Paine's impressive performances during tours to England ... Read more...

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Brett Lee hopes for a World Cup comeback


October 31st, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 31 (IANS) Constant run with injuries forced Brett Lee to retire from Test cricket but the Aussie speedster is still determined to make a comeback in the limited overs format ... Read more...

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‘Back to best’ Lee fires ODI comeback hopes


October 30th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 30(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee put in an impressive domestic performance for New South Wales to suggest that a national one-day recall could be on the cards.Lee, continuing his ... Read more...

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Lee needs to play more cricket before ODI comeback, says Hilditch


October 27th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 27(ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee needs more cricket after a six-month layoff with an elbow injury, chairman of selectors Andrew Hilditch has said.Hilditch's comments come after Lee was not ... Read more...

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Haddin recalled to Australia side


October 26th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 26 (IANS) Wicketkeeper Brad Haddin was recalled to the Australian side for Sunday's Twenty20 clash with Sri Lanka in Perth.Haddin, along with Peter Siddle, was recalled to the national ... Read more...

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Ex-Oz keeper Marsh questions exclusion of Paine for Haddin


October 26th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 26 (ANI): Australian wicket keeping great Rod Marsh has reportedly questioned the National Selection panel's (NSP) decision to omit performing Tasmanian wicket-keeper for the national Twenty20 squad that is to ... Read more...

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