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England captain Strauss retires from professional cricket


August 29th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) England Test captain Andrew Strauss Wednesday announced his retirement from professional cricket with immediate effect.The 35-year-old Middlesex opening batsman, who led England to two Ashes victories ... Read more...

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Indian eatery owner buys jet to deliver food


January 27th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 27 (IANS) The owner of an Indian restaurant in Britain has bought a fighter jet to deliver his food to celebrity clients across the world.Rob Abdul, 40, who ... Read more...

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England takes on Hyderabad XI in warm-up match Saturday


October 7th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 7 (IANS) Ahead of the five-match One-day series against India, the England cricket team hopes to get some good practice when it takes on Hyderabad XI in the ... Read more...

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England yet to know about their warm-up game opponents


October 5th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) The England cricket team, which arrived in Hyderabad Tuesday for the five-match One-day International (ODI) series against India, are yet to know who their opponents for ... Read more...

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England team arrives in Hyderabad


October 4th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 4 (IANS) The England cricket team arrived here Tuesday for a five-match one-day series and a Twenty20 game against India.The first one-day international is scheduled to be played ... Read more...

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When Anderson had to rush for cover!


August 21st, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) Prime Minister David Cameron's impromptu visit to the England cricket team's dressing room after Friday's play sent a towel-wrapped James Anderson scurrying for his clothes.Cameron, ... Read more...

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Dravid’s wicket we cherished the most: Swann


August 17th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Spinner Graeme Swann says that among the Indian batsmen, it was the wicket of Rahul Dravid that England cricket team cherished the most.India master blaster Tendulkar ... Read more...

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Early appointment of Fletcher will help us prepare better, says Shewag


April 29th, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) India vice-captain Virender Sehwag said the early appointment of Duncan Fletcher as the India cricket coach will help the team prepare well for the ... Read more...

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Fletcher to take over Indian cricket team after Windies tour (Lead)


April 27th, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) Former England coach Duncan Fletcher was Wednesday named India's coach for the next two years and is likely to take charge after the two-month tour of ... Read more...

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Duncan Fletcher appointed Indian cricket team coach


April 27th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr. 27 (ANI): Former England cricket team coach and Zimbabwean Duncan Fletcher has reportedly been appointed as the next coach of the Indian cricket team.He replaces South African Gary Kirsten, who ... Read more...

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England’s Eoin Morgan ruled out of World Cup


February 9th, 2011 - 1:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) The England cricket team received a set-back after Eoin Morgan was ruled out of the World Cup with a broken finger. The 24-year-old Dublin-born cricketer needs surgery after ... Read more...

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Will ‘Patiala House’ mark bullish turn for Akshay? (Movie Preview)


February 7th, 2011 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) After a disappointing last year when most of his films saw a bearish turn at the box-office, Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is hoping that his first ... Read more...

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Bramy Army delirious following England’s smashing Ashes success


January 8th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Barmy Army fans rejoiced in Sydney after England registered a historic 3-1 series win against Australia, for the first time in an Ashes series since 1987.Bowler Chris Tremlett ... Read more...

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Sydney Test ‘perfect moment’ to bow out of Test cricket: Collingwood


January 6th, 2011 - 7:41 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 6(ANI): England all-rounder Paul Collingwood has said that he is looking forward to the opportunity of bowing out of Test cricket as an Ashes series winner in Australia on Friday.The ... Read more...

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‘Band Baaja’ success gets Anushka entry in ‘Patiala House’ poster


January 5th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Anushka Sharma couldn't have asked for more. The petite actress, who was missing from the first poster of her next outing "Patiala House", has now managed ... Read more...

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Patiala House Posters Changed To Incorporate Anushka Sharma


January 5th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
as a love story between lead actors Akshay Kumar and Anushka Sharma as opposed to the earlier choice of projecting the film as a father-son emotional drama.However, the director of ... Read more...

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Grant Flower quits playing cricket for coaching


January 4th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Harare, Jan 4 (IANS) Zimbabwe batsman Grant Flower retired from international cricket Tuesday to devote time to his coaching commitments. The 40-year-old Flower in a statement said he wants to ... Read more...

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England’s Ashes success due to millions put back into game: Ex-cricketer


January 4th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.4 (ANI): Former England opener and now commentator David Lloyd has said England's Ashes success is due to the millions that have been put back into the game from a television ... Read more...

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‘Patiala House’ about getting second chance in life: Nikhil Advani


January 3rd, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Bollywood director Nikhil Advani says his forthcoming Akshay Kumar-starrer "Patiala House" is about chasing one's dreams despite facing failures.Inspired by the England cricket team's first Sikh ... Read more...

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England eyeing million-pound bonus for outright Ashes series win


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 2(ANI): England's cricketers are in line to share an unprecedented one million pound bonus if they win the Ashes series outright.England took an unassailable 2-1 lead after crushing Australia at ... Read more...

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The credit for England’s rise belongs to coach Flower: Pringle


December 31st, 2010 - 10:23 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec. 31 (ANI): Former England fast bowler and now columnist with The Telegraph, Derek Pringle, has said the credit for England's rise as an international cricket powerhouse again, belongs to coach ... Read more...

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England beat Australia to retain Ashes Down Under after 24 years


December 29th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 29 (ANI): England's 24-year wait to retain the Ashes in Australia is over with the visitors needing just under 20 overs on day four to claim the final three ... Read more...

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Akshay’s ‘Patiala House’ role inspired by Monty Panesar


December 28th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) In his next film "Patiala House", Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will be seen essaying a role which has been inspired by England cricket team's Sikh member Monty ... Read more...

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Ashes 2010: Fletcher says England must stick to their guns


December 24th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 24 (ANI): Former England cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher has said that though the loss of Stuart Broad has upset the balance of the four-man pace attack, England must not ... Read more...

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Ashes 2010: Spicy MCG pitch won’t bother England, says Flower


December 21st, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 21 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower has said that his squad does not fear playing on a lively pitch during the Boxing day Test to be played here ... Read more...

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Flower says England confident, but muted in celebration


December 9th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.9 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower today said that the team's celebrations in Adelaide had been "pretty muted", but confident."We respect Australia. They are a very good side and ... Read more...

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Ashes 2010: England has power, poise to win series 3-0, says Fletcher


December 9th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai (India), Dec. 9 (ANI): Former England cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher, who is currently attached with the New Zealand squad as a consultant, has said England has the power and poise ... Read more...

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Under-fire Kiwis now under Duncan Fletcher microscope


December 1st, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur (Rajasthan, India), Dec.1 (ANI): With New Zealand Cricket appointing former England cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher as consultant, the under-fire Black Caps will now have to put up acceptable performances ... Read more...

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‘Frustrated’ England cricket team blames Qantas for late arrival at Adelaide


November 30th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 30 (ANI): The England cricket team was stuck by Qantas' ongoing plight this morning after their flight was delayed, which eventually resulted in delaying the team's arrival in Adelaide by ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doctor removes cancer from coach Flower’s eye


November 27th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Nov.27 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower missed the second day's play of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba as he was in hospital being operated by an Indian-origin ... Read more...

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Cameron tells England cricketers ‘whole country behind them’ in Ashes defence quest


November 24th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has conveyed support to the England cricket team as they prepare to defend the Ashes, through a personal video message saying, "The ... Read more...

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Coach Flower says KP will rise to the occasion during Ashes


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Nov.23 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower believes middle-order batsman Kevin Pietersen will rise to the occasion and enjoy a run-drenched Ashes series.Rubbishing Aussie legend Shane Warne's claim that KP ... Read more...

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England cool, calm and ready for Ashes storm: Broad


November 23rd, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Nov.23 (ANI): The England cricket team is cool, calm and ready for Ashes storm, claims fast bowler Stuart BroadIn a write-up for The Sun, Broad said the preparation for the first ... Read more...

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Coach Flower rejects Warne’s Pietersen is a outcast claim


November 22nd, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Nov.22 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower has rejected former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne's claim that Kevin Pietersen is an outcast from the touring team.Warne, a close friend of ... Read more...

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Flower calls on ICC to crack down on Pak cricket match-fixing allegations


November 10th, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide (Australia), Nov.10 (ANI): England cricket team coach Andy Flower has called on the International Cricket Council (ICC) to take action on match-fixing allegations involving the Pakistan cricket team.England is scheduled to ... Read more...

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