icc cricket world cup 2011

ICC dismisses Sunday Times’ match-fixing claims


March 12th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 12 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday rejected reports by Britain's Sunday Times claiming that the 2011 World Cup India-Pakistan semifinal was fixed. In a statement, ... Read more...

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No licence to any Indian channel: Pakistani minister


August 2nd, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 2 (IANS) No licence has been issued to any Indian or Indian content channels, a Pakistani minister has clarified.Minister for Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan Monday informed ... Read more...

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ICC reinstates minnows in Cricket World Cup (Lead)


June 28th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 28 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) in a U-turn Tuesday decided to allow the minnows to play in the 2015 World Cup, and also leave ... Read more...

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Minnows back only in 2015 World Cup, 2019 will have 10 teams (Roundup)


June 28th, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 28 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) in a U-turn Tuesday decided to allow the minnows to play only in the 2015 World Cup and restrict the ... Read more...

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ICC suspends Sri Lanka batsman Tharanga for three months


June 24th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 24 (IANS) Sri Lanka's opening batsman Upul Tharanga was Friday found guilty of breaching International Cricket Council (ICC) Anti-Doping Code and was suspended from all forms of the ... Read more...

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ICC annual meet may be stormy over UDRS, World Cup format


June 24th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 24 (IANS) The International Cricket Council's (ICC) five-day annual conference starting Sunday in Hong Kong is expected to be a stormy affair as controversial issues like compulsory use ... Read more...

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India-Pak WC semi-final on espnstar.com breaks Indian online streaming record


April 16th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 15(ANI-Business Wire India): The live streaming of the India-Pakistan World Cup semi-final on espnstar.com shattered India's previous online streaming record for events delivered by Akamai Technologies.The live streaming ... Read more...

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India, South Africa to hold joint naval exercise


April 14th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorSanya, Apr 14 (ANI): India and South Africa on Thursday agreed to hold the second round of joint naval exercise.South African President Jacob Zuma and Indian Prime Minister Dr. ... Read more...

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Bharat Ratna for Sachin, recommends Maharashtra assembly


April 5th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) In a rare gesture, the Maharashtra assembly Tuesday unanimously recommended that the central government should confer the Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian award, on ... Read more...

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India awarded original trophy, says ICC (Roundup)


April 4th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Monday asserted the World Cup trophy presented to India after Saturday night's final at the Wankhede Stadium here was the original, ... Read more...

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Average run-rate highest in 2011 World Cup: ICC


April 4th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) The 2011 World Cup was the first in history to have an average run-rate of more than five per over, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said ... Read more...

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Trophy presented to Indian team not a replica: ICC (Lead)


April 4th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) said Monday that the World Cup trophy presented to India after Saturday night's final at the Wankhede Stadium here was not ... Read more...

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ICC says original World Cup trophy presented to India


April 4th, 2011 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) Squashing all rumours, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said Monday that the World Cup trophy presented to India after Saturday night's final at the Wankhede Stadium ... Read more...

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Dilshan, Tendulkar and Gambhir all rise in ICC rankings


April 4th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr. 4 (ANI): Sri Lanka's Tillekeratne Dilshan has risen to his career best ranking to date in the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for ODI batsman. The 34-year-old all-rounder is occupying ... Read more...

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ICC confirms giving India original World Cup trophy


April 4th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr. 4 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday rubbished some erroneous and mischievous media reports that the ICC had presented India with a duplicate World Cup trophy at the ... Read more...

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Sachin, Yuvraj, Zaheer selected in Team of the Tournament


April 3rd, 2011 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) India's Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh and Zaheer Khan have found a place in the 2011 cricket World Cup Team of the Tournament.World Cup winning captain ... Read more...

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Panel selects ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 team of the tournament


April 3rd, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr. 3 (ANI): Finalists India and Sri Lanka contribute a total of seven players to the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 team of the tournament, which was announced today in ... Read more...

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Pak plans to avenge cricket WC semi-final loss by defeating India on hockey field


April 2nd, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, April 2(ANI): Pakistan is hoping to avenge the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 semi-final loss at the hands of India by defeating the archrival in an upcoming encounter, this time on ... Read more...

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Cars for every Indian player if team wins the World Cup (Diary)


April 1st, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) All the members of the Indian cricket team are set to win a brand new car if they can end their 28-year-old wait for the ... Read more...

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Chidambaram assures safe conduct of WC final


April 1st, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 1 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaramtoday said that all arrangements have been made for the safe and secure conduct of the 2011 World Cup final between India ... Read more...

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ICC confirms Lanka replacements for World Cup finals


April 1st, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr. 1 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 has approved Suraj Randiv as a replacement player for ... Read more...

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Team India members to get Hyundai Verna if they win World Cup


April 1st, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.1 (ANI): Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL), the largest exporter and second largest car manufacturer in India, and the official 'Car Partner' of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011, today ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves tax exemption for ICC WC 2011


March 31st, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 31 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved tax exemption for the 2011 ICC World Cup.The cabinet today approved the proposal of Ministry of Finance for exempting ICC Cricket ... Read more...

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Cuppa of cheer: Delhi warms up to World Cup fever


March 29th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) There are no carpet bombings or the distant drone of gunfire. But it is a war, nevertheless - a battle of another kind on ... Read more...

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Mills, Vettori and du Plessis fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct


March 26th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar. 26 (ANI): New Zealand players Kyle Mills and Daniel Vettori along with South Africa's Francois du Plessis have all be found to have breached the ICC Code of Conduct following ... Read more...

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Afridi “very happy” on Pak reaching World Cup semis but plays down title chances


March 25th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar 25(ANI): Pakistan's limited-overs captain Shahid Afridi has played down Pakistan's chances of winning the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 despite sweeping into the semi-finals with a ten-wicket win over the ... Read more...

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Adil Rashid to replace Yardy in England squad


March 24th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 24 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Thursday confirmed all-rounder Adil Rashid as a replacement for Michael Yardy in England's World Cup squad, ahead of their World Cup ... Read more...

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Adil Rashid to replace Yardy in England WC squad


March 24th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Mar.24 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 has approved Adil Rashid as a replacement player for Michael ... Read more...

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Pawar praises ICC Cricket World Cup as ‘potentially the greatest ever’


March 21st, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 21 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) President Sharad Pawar today praised the excitement of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 calling it potentially the greatest and most dramatic ever.As ... Read more...

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Aussies raring to play big games; target Pakistan (Sidebar)


March 17th, 2011 - 4:08 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 17 (IANS) Title holder Australia has set its sights on bigger games ahead in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 and vowed to give a tough fight to ... Read more...

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Kenya disappointed but confidence up after chasing Aussies


March 14th, 2011 - 3:27 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 14 (IANS) A spirited Kenya was disappointed after losing to defending champions Australia by 60 runs late Sunday but their confidence got a boost by chasing an imposing ... Read more...

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Die-hard fans keep away from Oz-Kenya tie


March 13th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 13 (IANS) A week after the India-Ireland match brought them in droves to the Chinnaswamy Stadium here, die-hard fans are conspicuous by their absence Sunday for the Group ... Read more...

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Hussey to replace Bollinger in Australia’s World Cup squad


March 6th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 6 (IANS) The International Cricket Counci(ICC) Sunday approved batsman Michael Hussey as a replacement for injured fast bowler Doug Bollinger in the Australian World Cup squad.The ICC Technical ... Read more...

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“Pak selectors overlooked Tahir since he wasn’t one to say “Yes, Sir” all the time”


March 5th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 5(ANI): Pakistan selectors overlooked bowler Imran Tahir for the national squad because was not one to say "Yes, Sir" all the time, former Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Wasim has claimed.Tahir, who ... Read more...

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India, England WC encounter emerges as highest rated match


March 5th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 5 (ANI-Businesswire India): The 2011 World Cup match between India and England, which was played in Bangalore on February 27, and ended in a thrilling tie, has emerged as ... Read more...

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