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Cricketers should be educated about match-fixing: Gooch


March 12th, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 12 (IANS) Former England captain and now batting coach Graham Gooch said it was time to educate cricketers about match-fixing and feels prevention is preferable to prosecution."It's very ... 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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Gooch to be England’s full-time batting coach


September 6th, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 6 (IANS) Graham Gooch is set to become England's full-time batting coach after a two-year stint with the team on a consultancy basis.Gooch, a former England captain, was ... Read more...

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Gooch confident of Cook surpassing his record


August 19th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) England's batting coach Graham Gooch is confident his protege Alastair Cook will surpass him as the country's leading Test run-scorer.Gooch scored 8,900 from 118 Tests and ... Read more...

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Cook credits Gooch for turnaround


August 12th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 12 (IANS) England opener Alastair Cook has credited batting coach and mentor Graham Gooch, who is constantly pushing them for "daddy hundreds" -- a term coined for scores ... Read more...

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Lord’s awaits Tendulkar’s signature


July 20th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar likes to leave his imprints on history. The magnitude of the occasion gets the best out of him. And the moment will not ... Read more...

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Gooch backs Strauss to lead from the front


July 19th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) England batting coach Graham Gooch has backed Andrew Strauss to rediscover his form and lead from the front in the Test series against India beginning Thursday.Straus ... Read more...

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It’s only a matter of time for Andrew: Trott


July 17th, 2011 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) England batsman Jonathan Trott has backed his captain Andrew Strauss and hoped that the opening batsman would come good in the four-match Test series against India ... Read more...

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Bopara to skip IPL for Tests


April 10th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 10 (IANS) England all-rounder Ravi Bopara has decided to skip the Indian Premier League (IPL) to prove his worth in the Test side.Bopara, who was picked by Rajasthan ... Read more...

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Gooch backs England’s ’scrappers’ to come good in later stages of World Cup


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar. 22 (ANI): England batting coach Graham Gooch believes the team is peaking at the right time in the 2011 World Cup.Though most are skeptical about England's form going into the ... Read more...

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Bell all set to open innings against Sri Lanka


March 22nd, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 22 (ANI): England batsman Ian Bell might be asked to take on the opener's role along with skipper Andrew Strauss for their quarter-final against Sri Lanka on Saturday.Bell is likely ... Read more...

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Bangladesh’s upset win is their second against England in 15 ODIs (Match Highlights)


March 12th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chittagong, March 12 (IANS) Bangladesh's two-wicket win against England in a World Group B match Friday was their second in 15 One-day Internationals played between the two teams.The other highlights:Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Symonds essays role in Bollywood flick ‘Patiala House’


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb.10 (ANI): Semi-retired Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds, it seems, is truly embracing India.He has essayed a role in a Bollywood film - Patiala House - which features noted actor Akshay ... Read more...

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Cricket Players Shoot For Patiala House


January 8th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
are Wasim Akram, Andrew Symonds, Matthew Hayden, Graham Gooch, Herschelle Gibbs, Brendon McCullum, Kamran Akmal, Tillakaratne Dilshan and Nasir Hussain to name a few.It was on the insistence of director ... Read more...

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Flower seen as mastermind of England’s Ashes series marvel


January 7th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.7 (ANI): England cricket coach Andy Flower is being seen as the mastermind behind the team's Ashes series triumph against Australia.According to the Sun, Flower has been calm, brave and ... Read more...

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Performing Flower may revolutionise England cricket


December 31st, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec. 31 (ANI): Having secured the Ashes at least for the next two years, coach Andy Flower believes he is now in a stronger position to convince the England and Wales ... Read more...

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Adelaide won’t be the same as Brisbane, feels combative Strauss


December 2nd, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Dec.2 (ANI): England cricket captain Andrew Strauss has reiterated his team's desire to get off to a strong start in the Ashes series.With the Brisbane Test ending in a draw and ... Read more...

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England aims to win all matches in Australia, not just Ashes Tests: Gooch


November 17th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 17(ANI): England's assistant coach Graham Gooch has said that his team is treating their warm-up games ahead of the Ashes series against Australia as a three-match series."We're here to beat ... Read more...

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Nothing tastes sweeter than Ashes success: Gooch


November 17th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 17 (ANI): England batting coach Graham Gooch has said that playing against Australia is the ultimate challenge and nothing tastes sweeter than Ashes success."English and Australian cricket players get on ... Read more...

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England to focus on their own preparations: Gooch


November 16th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 16 (ANI): England assistant coach Graham Gooch has said that they would be focusing on their own preparations for this week's clash with Australia A rather than causing problems for ... Read more...

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England batting coach Gooch defends out of form Strauss, KP


August 27th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.27 (ANI): England batting coach Graham Gooch has dismissed suggestions that captain Andrew Strauss is struggling with the bat and is also confident about Kevin Pietersen rediscovering his form.Some have ... Read more...

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ODI cricket still attracts crowd: Lorgat


June 21st, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) The One-day international (ODI) clash between Australia and England in Southampton Tuesday will be the 3,000th ODI and International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive Haroon Lorgat said ... Read more...

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Akshay Kumar’s Next Film Is ‘Patiala House’


May 28th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Akshay Kumar is already on a high with his latest film Housefull announced as a super hit on the box office and now he is all ... Read more...

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Akshay Kumar teams up with David Gower for ‘Patiala House’


May 27th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 27 (ANI): In his latest movie 'Patiala House', Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is playing the role of a British Sikh corner-shop worker from Southall who is also a talented ... Read more...

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Ian Botham lands role in Bollywood film


May 8th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 8 (ANI): Legendary cricketer-turned-fundraiser Ian Botham will be starring in a Bollywood movie, it has emerged.The 54-year-old will play a role in the new film 'Patiala House.'Botham a.k.a. Beefy will ... Read more...

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‘Captain’ Cook’s priority should be to score runs: Gooch


February 7th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7(ANI): Former England cricketer Graham Gooch has said that left-handed batsman Alastair Cook must put scoring runs before captaincy as he leads the team to Bangladesh.Cook has endured a difficult ... Read more...

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Cook dedicates Test ton to mentor Gooch


December 29th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Durban (S. Africa), Dec. 29 (ANI): England opener Alistair Cook has dedicated his tenth Test ton to mentor Graham Gooch and admitted: "That was a huge relief."Essex opener Cook has been working ... Read more...

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KP takes batting lesson from Gooch


December 9th, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
East London (S. Africa), Dec.9 (ANI): Kevin Pietersen and new England batting coach Graham Gooch worked together for the first time yesterday.Pietersen said he was sure Gooch could help him get into ... Read more...

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Graham Gooch backs Pietersen to shine in Test series


December 7th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
East London, Dec 7(ANI): England's new batting coach Graham Gooch has said that he expects star batsman Kevin Pietersen to be back to his best during the Test series against South Africa ... Read more...

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Shane Warne’s hair loss cure ads banned


November 25th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25 (ANI): Hair loss cure adverts featuring cricket legends Shane Warne and Graham Gooch have been banned after complains from newspaper readers.The Advanced Hair Studio's ads suggest that laser therapy ... Read more...

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New Zealand qualify for Champions Trophy semi-final (Lead)


September 30th, 2009 - 3:37 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Sep 30 (IANS) New Zealand sailed into the semi-finals of the Champions Trophy, beating England by four wickets in a Group B match at the Wanderers here Tuesday. An explosive 39-ball 48 ... Read more...

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Former England players pitch for Robert Key’s inclusion in Oval Test


August 14th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by ANI
Surrey, Aug 14 (ANI): Former England players, including Alec Stewart, Graham Thorpe, Allan Lamb, Graham Gooch and David Gower, have said that Kent captain Robert Key should be included in the squad ... Read more...

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Now, retired Oz all rounder Law throws in hat to give England Ashes glory!


August 14th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Surrey, Aug 14 (ANI): Retired Australian all rounder Stuart Law has said that he would be a better option to save England's Ashes campaign in the fifth and final test match to ... Read more...

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Oz opener Hughes needs to expand range of shots to counter Poms: Gooch


July 23rd, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): Former England captain and opening batsman Graham Gooch has advised Australia's out-of-form opener Phillip Hughes (57 runs in three innings) to expand the range of scoring options, but ... Read more...

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‘Flintoff was an inspiration’


July 15th, 2009 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) The sudden announcement of Andrew Flintoff's decision to retire from Test cricket after the Ashes has shocked the English cricket fraternity. England captain Andrew Strauss was left ... Read more...

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