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Kohli, Raina power India to six-wicket victory (Lead)


October 24th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 23 (IANS) Half centuries from Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina gave India a comprehensive six-wicket victory over England at the Wankhede stadium here Sunday, and a 4-0 ... Read more...

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Rahane shines as India take 3-0 lead against England (Roundup)


October 21st, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, Oct 20 (IANS) India took an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-match here Thursday, beating England by five wickets in the third One-day International.Chasing England's 298 for four, ... Read more...

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Trott, Patel help England post a challenging total against India (Lead)


October 20th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, Oct 20 (IANS) Riding on an unbeaten 98 from Jonathan Trott and half centuries from Samit Patel and Kevin Pietersen, England posted a challenging 298 for four in 50 ... Read more...

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Raina, Dhoni propel India to 280/5 in fourth ODI (Lead)


September 11th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Suresh Raina and Mahendra Singh Dhoni shared a blistering 169-run partnership for the fifth wicket to propel India to 280 for five against England in the ... Read more...

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Luck at times hasn’t been with us but morale is high: Dhoni


September 10th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni blamed the bowlers but was still hopeful of a turnaround despite suffering their second consecutive loss against England in the ... 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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Dravid moves to 10th place in Test rankings, Sachin drops to 5th


August 23rd, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 23 (IANS) England batsman Ian Bell has broken into the top-five of the ICC Test rankings for the first time in his career while India's Rahul Dravid has ... Read more...

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Laxman’s half-century takes India to 117/2 (Lunch report)


July 30th, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 30 (IANS) A strokeful half-century by V.V.S. Laxman took India to 117 for two at lunch in reply to England's first innings 221 runs on the second ... Read more...

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Swann’s dismissal gives encouragement to English bowlers: Broad


July 30th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 30 (IANS) England fast bowler Stuart Broad said Graeme Swann's dismissal will give the home bowlers some encouragement on the second day of the second cricket Test against ... Read more...

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We have the potential to bounce back: Laxman


July 28th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 28 (IANS) India's middle-order batsman V.V.S. Laxman insists the world No.1 Test side will bounce back in the four-match Test series against England.As India head into the second ... Read more...

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Zaheer’s injury, a sign of excess cricket, say ex-skippers (Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Pace spearhead Zaheer Khan's hamstring injury in the first Test against England has led experts to reignite the debate on whether too much cricket is taking ... Read more...

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English bowlers’ performance at Lord’s poor, says bowling coach


June 6th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) England bowling coach David Saker has said he was disappointed with the performance of his bowlers in the second cricket Test against Sri Lanka at Lord's.Saker's ... Read more...

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We are not susceptible to pressure: Smith


March 6th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 6 (IANS) South African captain Graeme Smith, while expressing disappointment at the six-run defeat to England chasing a target of 172 in the Cricket World Cup here Sunday, ... Read more...

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England bowlers will now need to put their hands up


March 2nd, 2011 - 10:10 am ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Mar. 2 (ANI): A victory over an Ireland here on Wednesday, would leave Andrew Strauss's men needing only one more win out of three to allow England to qualify for the ... Read more...

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Tendulkar’s 47th ODI century takes India to 338 (Lead)


February 27th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 27 (IANS) Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar smashed his 47th ODI century as India amassed a huge 338 in 49.5 overs against England in a Group B match of the ... Read more...

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Weather played key factor in England’s historic Ashes victory, claims research


January 8th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): England is much more likely to win in Australia during mild and humid summers, according to meteorologists, who have studied more than a 100 years of Test Matches. ... Read more...

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Flower lauds England bowlers for successfully utilising Kookaburra balls


December 31st, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 31(ANI): England coach Andy Flower has lauded his bowlers for turning the unfamiliar Kookaburra cricket balls, which was forecasted to be the team's major weakness in Australia, into a significant ... Read more...

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Saker’s role important in England bowlers dominating Oz batsmen at MCG


December 27th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 27 (ANI): England's bowling coach and former Victorian pacer, David Saker, has played an important role in restricting Australia on 98 runs, which tallied the lowest total against England at ... Read more...

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Oz opener Hughes must bat with ‘positive intent’ to retain Ashes spot: Langer


December 24th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 24(ANI): Australian opening batsman Phillip Hughes needs to show "positive intent" in order to bat himself back into form, according to batting coach Justin Langer.Hughes, who was summoned to replace ... Read more...

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Clarke must shape up as batsman or forget about Oz captaincy: Ian Chappell


December 21st, 2010 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 21(ANI): Former Australian cricketer Ian Chappell has said that Michael Clarke must reaffirm his status as an irreplaceable Test batsman before he can lay claim to succeed Ricky Ponting as ... Read more...

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England in command after first day of Perth Ashes Test


December 16th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Dec 16 (ANI): England bowlers made a sensational start to the third Ashes Test at Perth's WACA Ground by bowling out Australia for 268 in their first innings on day one ... Read more...

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‘Recalled’ Hughes says has exorcised his ‘chin music’ demons ahead of Perth Test


December 11th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Perth, Dec 11(ANI): Recalled Australian batsman Phillip Hughes insists that he "would not lose any sleep" over England's plan to bounce him into Test oblivion.Hughes has been summoned to replace injured Simon ... Read more...

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Hughes will make England pay for taunting him: Langer


December 10th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 10 (ANI): Australia's batting coach Justin Langer has backed opener Phillip Hughes to perform in the third Test, and said England will be made to pay for taunting the under-pressure ... Read more...

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England bowlers decimate Australia on day one of Adelaide Ashes Test


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Dec 3(ANI): England bowlers made a sensational start to the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval by bowling out Australia for 245 in their first innings on day one on ... Read more...

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Oz planning to “cook” England bowlers in Australian summer: Shane Watson


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 23 (ANI): The Australian team plans to "cook" England's trio of quicks- Stuart Broad, James Anderson and Steven Finn- along with spinner Graeme Swann in the Ashes, Aussie batsman Shane ... Read more...

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Australia ‘neutralizes England’s secret weapon’ to hone batting skills ahead of Ashes


November 17th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): Cricket Australia has equipped their out of form batsmen with the latest technological breakthrough to sharpen their techniquesRicky Ponting and his teammates will use the baseball-inspired ProBatter training ... Read more...

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England bowlers would struggle in absence of ’swing, seam’ Down Under: Siddons


June 7th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 7(ANI): Bangladesh's Australian coach Jamie Siddons has warned the victorious England bowlers that they would need to find new ways to cope with local conditions Down Under if they have ... Read more...

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Salman Butt looks at ‘tough’ summer assignments


May 26th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 26 (IANS) Pakistan's Salman Butt feels it is difficult for batsmen, particularly openers, to face Australian and England bowlers in English conditions. The left-handed batsman, who was Pakistan's ... Read more...

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England outclass Australia to win World Twenty20 (Lead)


May 17th, 2010 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 17 (IANS) England produced an all-round performance as they outclassed Australia by seven wickets to win the World Twenty20 for their first major world title, at the Kensington Oval ... Read more...

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England stroll into World Twenty20 final (Lead)


May 14th, 2010 - 2:40 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), May 14 (IANS) England strolled into the World Twenty20 final with a seven-wicket win over last year's finalists Sri Lanka in the semi-final here Thursday. England bowlers put up ... Read more...

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ECB appoints Aussie David Saker as England bowling coach


April 9th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 9(ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has appointed former Australian fast bowler David Saker to the post of England bowling coach.Saker has been assistant coach of Victoria for ... Read more...

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Sir Alec Bedser hailed as a true cricket legend


April 6th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 6 (ANI): One of England's greatest cricketers, Sir Alec Bedser, who rebuilt the England cricket team following the Second World War and played a pivotal role in the side regaining ... Read more...

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Botham says England bowlers need to forget squat jumps and get fit by bowling


December 9th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.9 (ANI): Former England all-rounder Ian Botham has said England's bowlers are disappearing quicker than supplies of Stellenbosch wine, and urged them to concentrate on getting fit, rather than being involved ... Read more...

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England in Champions Trophy semi-final, South Africa out (Lead)


September 28th, 2009 - 4:46 am ICT by IANS
Centurion, Sep 28 (IANS) England became the first team to make it to the Champions Trophy semi-final, beating hosts South Africa by 22 runs in a high-scoring Group B match at the ... Read more...

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Return of The Ashes feels like a dream, says Flintoff


August 24th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.24 (ANI): England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff says winning the Ashes is "like a dream" after the Aussies were sent packing in dramatic fashion."It's an amazing feeling. I'm just trying to take ... Read more...

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