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Revamped Wankhede waits for another slice of history

March 17th, 2011 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) There is the smell of fresh paint and sawdust in the precincts of the brand new, swanky Wankhede Stadium. Still, hundreds of people are working ... Read more...

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IPL auction: Big business and buzz inside, life normal outside

January 8th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 8 (IANS) The rich and the famous traded millions of dollars for the pretty wealthy but more famous cricketers inside an upscale hotel here Saturday as Bangaloreans went about their ... Read more...

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India to sponsor Lord’s cricket ground?

November 18th, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 18 (IANS) India is being approached to sponsor Lord's cricket ground - the Mecca of international cricket - the owners of the ground were quoted as saying Wednesday. India ... Read more...

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Afridi’s World Twenty20 final jersey at MCC

July 28th, 2009 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 28 (IANS) Pakistan's star all-rounder Shahid Afridi says he is proud that the shirt he wore in the World Twenty20 final against Sri Lanka last month will be preserved in ... Read more...

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Lord’s cricket museum to house Afridi’s ‘World Cup winning’ shirt

July 28th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 28 (ANI): Flamboyant Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi's match winning knock in the final of the ICC World Twenty20 Championship in Lord's last month has earned him a reward that he ... Read more...

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Dravid’s mother engraves Karnataka’s cricketers in a mural

October 6th, 2008 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 6 (IANS) A massive mural of 45x20 feet created by Pushpa Dravid, mother of former Indian skipper Rahul Dravid, with portraits of six famous cricketers of Karnataka was unveiled Monday ... Read more...

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40 intl cricketers figure in new Bollywood flick on cricket

August 26th, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo , Aug 26 (ANI): Sri Lankan cricket stars Kumar Sangakkara, Muttiah Muralitharan and Sanath Jayasuriya are among the 40 international cricketers who have figured in a Bollywood-film-in-the-making Victory, a story ... Read more...

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