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Playing four pacers a possibility: Dhoni

August 9th, 2011 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 9 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni did not rule out playing a four-pronged pace attack in the third Test against England beginning at Edgbaston here Wednesday."We ... Read more...

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Sehwag’s absence in first two Tests will benefit England: Akram

July 7th, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram feels that the absence of India's opening batsman Virender Shewag in the first two Test matches in England will ... Read more...

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Gayle looking to fire at the ‘big stage’

February 20th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The towering personality of Chris Gayle dwarfs the rest of the West Indies team. Much will ride on the attacking left-handed batsman if the Caribbean side ... Read more...

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Lee lynchpin of Oz World Cup attack: Chappell, Waugh

February 7th, 2011 - 8:54 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb.7 (ANI): Former Australian Test skippers Greg Chappell and Steve Waugh have both rated fast bowler Brett Lee as the spiritual leader and lynchpin of Australia's World Cup attack after his ... Read more...

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Chappell, Waugh describe Brett Lee’s comeback as Australia’s World Cup inspiration

February 5th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 5 (ANI): Fast bowler Brett Lee, who made a rousing return from a 15-month injury lay-off, has been hailed as Australia's World Cup "inspiration" by greats like Greg Chappell and ... Read more...

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St. Louis Cardinals Acquires Lance Berkman With $8 Million Deal

December 5th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez St. Louis, Dec 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Free-agent outfielder/first baseman Lance Berkman would be seen playing for the St. Louis Cardinals in the 2011 season after the player signed a deal ... Read more...

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Warner wants to be next Adam Gilchrist of Oz cricket

October 18th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 18 (ANI): Dave Warner, who is the most destructive Twenty20 batsman in Australia, has said he can become the new Adam Gilchrist at the top of the Australian batting order."I ... Read more...

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Midnight Drama Ends With Bryce Harper Agreeing To $9.9 Million Deal With Washington Nationals

August 17th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Washington, Aug 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Minute before Monday midnight, the No.1 overall pick Bryce Harper was ultimately inducted by the Washington Nationals who agreed to an elaborate five-years contract ... Read more...

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Derek Thomas Finds Place In Hall Of Fame

August 9th, 2009 - 6:30 pm ICT by GD
The late footballer Derek Thomas whose devastating death tragedy in a car accident (February 2000) left an irreplaceable void on the football field was inducted into the Pro Football Hall Of ... Read more...

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