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Carroll may start against France in Euro 2012


May 30th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 30 (IANS) England officially finalised the 23-man squad for the European Championship here Tuesday with Liverpool's out-of-form centre-forward Andy Carroll given the iconic leading striker's number nine ... Read more...

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Pune Warriors banking on Clarke against Mumbai Indians


May 2nd, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 2 (IANS) Pune Warriors will be banking on Australian captain Michael Clarke to bring back their Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign on track when they face Mumbai ... Read more...

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Simmons signals return with century


May 1st, 2012 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, May 1 (IANS/CMC) West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons signalled his return to full fitness when he struck 127 to help Ceramic Merryboys gain first innings points over Wanderers ... Read more...

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Delhi Daredevils thrash Mumbai Indians by seven wickets (Lead)


April 17th, 2012 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Delhi Daredevils churned out a dominating performance to crush Mumbai Indians by seven wickets and jump to the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals opt to bowl against Mumbai Indians


April 11th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals won the toss and elected to field against Mumbai Indians in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Wankhede Stadium here Wednesday.Mumbai ... Read more...

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Finger still not looking good: Tendulkar


April 9th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) Mumbai Indians' Sachin Tendulkar hinted Monday that he would need some more time to recover from his finger injury that he sustained against title-holders Chennai ... Read more...

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After Al Pacino style, Abhishek wears MJ look


December 6th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) After a small accident on the sets of "Bol Bachchan", Abhishek Bachchan had got stitches above the right eye and he tried convincing himself ... Read more...

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Final Moto GP race to take place in memory of Simoncelli


November 5th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 5 (IANS) The final race of the Moto GP season scheduled at the Spanish circuit of Cheste, near Valencia, will take place Sunday in the memory of Italian ... Read more...

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F1 awesome, but can’t match cricket’s popularity: Yuvraj


October 30th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 30 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh was awed after watching the Formula One inaugural Indian Grand Prix Sunday, but said it would be difficult for ... Read more...

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Finger injury forces de Villiers out of CL T20


September 28th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 28 (IANS) South African batsman AB de Villiers will not take further part in the Champions League T20 as he fractured a finger on his left hand while ... Read more...

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Manoj Tiwary replaces injured Sharma in India’s ODI squad


September 4th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Middle-order batsman Manoj Tiwary was Sunday named as a replacement for the injured Rohit Sharma in India's One-day squad for the remaining four matches against England.Sharma ... Read more...

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Newcomer Ben Stokes brushes aside comparisons with Flintoff


August 30th, 2011 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) England newcomer Ben Stokes has brushed aside comparisons with former captain Andrew Flintoff, saying he does not want to base himself on anyone else.The 20-year-old made his ... Read more...

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Haddin ruled out of IPL due to fractured finger


April 30th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Apr 29 (ANI) Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has been ruled out of the Indian Premier League following a finger injury.Haddin was carrying the injury since Australia's tour ... Read more...

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Akmal brothers to play in Pak-Zimbabwe match


March 14th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), Mar 14(ANI): Pakistan's underperforming wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal and his younger brother Umar will play in the World Cup match against Zimbabwe on Monday, captain Shahid Afridi has said.There ... Read more...

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Umar Akmal’s finger injury a ‘genuine’ problem: Intikhab


March 13th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Pallekele, Mar 13(ANI): Pakistan cricket team manager Intikhab Alam has rejected the popular impression that Umar Akmal could be feigning an injury again.Umar, who was expected to replace underperforming wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal ... Read more...

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Manager Alam says Umar Akmal not faking injury


March 12th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
Pallekele (Sri Lanka), Mar. 12 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team manager Intikhab Alam on Saturday denied that middle-order batsman Umar Akmal was faking a finger injury in a desperate bid to save his ... Read more...

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World Cup: Watson, Johnson set up easy Australian victory (Lead)


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Feb 21 (IANS) Shane Watson and Mitchell Johnson lived up to their pre-tournament billing as they set up Australia's 91-run victory against Zimbabwe in a Group A World Cup match here ... Read more...

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Australia recover after a subdued start to post 262/6


February 21st, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Feb 21 (IANS) Australia recovered from a slow start to post 262 for six against Zimbabwe in the World Cup Group A match here Monday.Electing to bat, the defending champions scored ... Read more...

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Recovering well, Eoin Morgan tweets


February 15th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 15 (IANS) England batsman Eoin Morgan, who was ruled out from the World Cup squad due to injury, Tuesday hinted he could have been fit for the mega event in ... Read more...

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Pitch was under-prepared: Ponting


February 14th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 13 (IANS) After South African captain Graeme Smith slammed the Chennai pitch, it was Australian skipper Ricky Ponting who was not happy with the wicket at the M. Chinnaswamy ... Read more...

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India, South Africa outstanding teams: Ponting


February 11th, 2011 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 11 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting said Friday that India and South Africa were "outstanding teams" but his side too had the momentum with it to go for its ... Read more...

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‘I’m probably fitter than I’ve ever been’, says injury-prone Jesse Ryder


February 10th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Feb 10(ANI): New Zealand batsman Jesse Ryder has said that he is the fittest he has ever been, and would not be any better if he spent more time in ... Read more...

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Don’t know why selectors didn’t give Hussey more time: Ponting


February 9th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 9 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting Wednesday described injured middle-order batsman Michael Hussey's axing from the World Cup squad as a "huge loss" and said he was not sure ... Read more...

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Injured Vettori, Ryder in doubt for fifth Kiwi-Pak ODI


February 2nd, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton (New Zealand), Feb.2 (ANI): New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori and middle-order batsman Jesse Ryder are unlikely to play in the must win fifth one-day international against Pakistan, as they are ... Read more...

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Physio expects Ponting to be fit for World Cup


January 29th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 29 (IANS) The Australian cricket team's physiotherapist Alex Kountouris is confident that captain Ricky Ponting will be fit in time for the World Cup. Ponting is recovering from a ... Read more...

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Thousands Of Jogging Strollers With Faulty Hinges Recalled


January 22nd, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After complaints of several faulty jogging strollers hit the headlines, a recall has been issued for the faulty jogging strollers that have gone to cause serious ... Read more...

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India eyeing historic Test series win against South Africa


January 1st, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Jan 1 (IANS) India head into the final Test here Sunday with an eye to a historic series win in South Africa. After a humiliating defeat in ... Read more...

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Win in Sydney not enough to wash Ashes debacle: Haddin


January 1st, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 1 (IANS) Australian vice-captain Brad Haddin Saturday admitted that the team's performance in the ongoing Ashes series will remain unacceptable irrespective of whatever happens in the final Test starting here ... Read more...

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Clarke brushes off public sentiments against his appointment


December 31st, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 31 (IANS) Michael Clarke brushed off the strong public sentiment against his appointment as the captain and said he would use lessons learned from several years under Ricky Ponting's tutelage ... Read more...

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‘Boxing Day Ashes Test would be make-or-break Test of Ponting’s colossal career’


December 21st, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 21(ANI): The Boxing Day Ashes Test in Melbourne would be a 'make-or-break' Test of Australian captain Ricky Ponting's brilliant career, according to a noted cricket columnist.Ponting will miss the Test ... 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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Oz reserve keeper Paine ruled out for season with finger injury


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Hobart (Tasmania, Australia), Nov.23 (ANI): Reserve Australian wicketkeeper will miss the entire Australia summer of cricket after breaking his finger.Paine is set for at least a six-week stint on the sidelines ... Read more...

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Anurag Basu to direct three films in 2011


November 13th, 2010 - 9:13 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) Anurag Basu had virtually gone missing after the debacle of "Kites". But the director has no plans of moving away from cinema -- he ... Read more...

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Afridi rubbishes allegations of third ODI against England being fixed


September 19th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad,Sept 19 (ANI): Pakistan's ODI and Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi has dismissed allegations of spot-fixing following his team's 23-run win in the third one-dayer against England."I thought we played hard cricket and ... Read more...

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Getting dropped helped banish wicket-keeping blues: Kamran Akmal


August 24th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.24 (ANI): Pakistan wicket keeper Kamran Akmal reckons that getting dropped from the squad for the second Test against England at Edgbaston provided him a perfect period to reflect on his ... Read more...

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