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England players want to keep breaking records, make history: Prior


December 10th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): England wicketkeeper Matt Prior has said the squad wants to keep breaking records and leave a legacy for the future.Prior said the players have spoken about becoming ... Read more...

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India to host 2010 World Billiards Championship at Pune


July 18th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai July 18 (ANI): Pune has been chosen to host the 2010 World Billiards Championship, which is expected to feature ace cueists from across the globe.The Billiards and Snooker Federation of ... Read more...

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Twenty20 cricket of no real interest to Windies fans in St. Lucia


May 3rd, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
St. Lucia (West Indies), May 3 (ANI): Most West Indies cannot watch their own team compete in a global tournament they are hosting, because the local broadcaster chosen to show live matches ... Read more...

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World Twenty20 is out of bounds for locals on television


May 3rd, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), May 3 (IANS) It seems that the International Cricket Council (ICC) didn't learn from the mistakes of the disappointing 2007 World Cup. This time ICC's mega buck deal with ... Read more...

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Coach Flower, skipper Colly say Morgan key to winning 20-20 World Cup


April 24th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.24 (ANI): Left-hand Irish batsman Eoin Morgan has said that he will never stop playing his amazing cocktail of unorthodox hits, dabs and deflections, and that is the reason why head ... Read more...

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England calls up hard hitters Lumb, Kieswetter for World 20-20 Cup


April 1st, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.1 (ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has called up Hampshire opening batsman Michael Lumb and Somerset wicketkeeper batsman Craig Kieswetter into final squad for next month's World Twenty20 ... Read more...

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‘Understanding’ referee Srinath clears Akmal of ICC Code of Conduct breach


October 5th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Oct. 5 (ANI): ICC Champions Trophy match referee Javagal Srinath has cleared Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal of an ICC Code of Conduct breach during his team's semi-final match against New Zealand ... Read more...

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Argentina lose again; Paraguay seal World Cup berth (Roundup)


September 10th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Asuncion, Paraguay/Salvador, Brazil, Sep 10 (DPA) Paraguay beat Argentina 1-0 in Asuncion to secure a berth in the 2010 World Cup in South Africa and complicate Argentina's chances of qualifying. Brazil, who qualified ... Read more...

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Wives, kids had put pressure on Oz cricketers against traveling to terror-struck India


November 28th, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 28 (ANI): Before the inaugural edition of the next weeks Twenty20 Champions League was postponed in the wake of Mumbai terror strikes on Wednesday night, some of senior Australian ... Read more...

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Oz cite busy schedule in 2009 for inability to tour Pak even next year


August 26th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 26 (ANI): Even as Pakistanis are still aggrieved at the ICCs decision to postpone the Champions Trophy till next year because of security apprehensions of the Aussies and other ... Read more...

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Omar to replace Lloyd as West Indies team manager


March 2nd, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by admin
By Paras Ramoutar Port-of-Spain, March 2 (IANS) West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has announced the appointment of Omar Khan as its new manager, replacing legendry former captain Clive Lloyd. "The WICB see this ... Read more...

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Viswanathan Anand meets Manmohan Singh


December 21st, 2007 - 4:37 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Dec 21 (ANI): World chess champion Viswanathan Anand met Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh here today. He met Dr. Singh for the first time after winning the global tournament in Mexico ... Read more...

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World Chess champ Anand shares limelight with Indian cricketers


November 14th, 2007 - 2:42 am ICT by admin
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