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We are eager to do well in World T20: Dhoni


September 12th, 2012 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Sep 12 (IANS) India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Wednesday said it was important for the team to do well in the World Twenty20 tournament after the triumph ... Read more...

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Buchi Babu cricket: Karnataka on top against Kerala


September 2nd, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 2 (IANS) Karnataka, after dismissing Kerala for 137, were well on way to taking the first innings lead as they were 100 for four at stumps on the ... Read more...

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Karnataka, Kerala in Buchi final


August 31st, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 31 (IANS) Karnataka snatched a five-wicket win over Mumbai to enter the final of the Buchi Babu Trophy All-India cricket tournament here Friday.Karnataka will meet Kerala, who beat ... Read more...

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Flunked by college, Unmukt finds support in Dhoni


August 30th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Thursday came out in support of the U-19 World Cup winning skipper Unmukt Chand, who was barred from taking ... Read more...

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Fernandez, Babu belt centuries in Buchi Babu cricket


August 30th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 30 (IANS) Thanks to centuries by Robert Fernandez (122) and Sachin Baby (151) and their 200-run partnership for the fourth wicket, Kerala piled up 401 for nine in ... Read more...

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Kerala upstage Saurashtra in Buchi Babu cricket (Lead, correcting intro)


August 28th, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 28 (IANS) Kerala hunted down a 398-run target to upstage Saurashtra by four wickets here Tuesday and qualify for the semi-finals of the Buchi Babu trophy All-India cricket ... Read more...

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Harbhajan deserves to play for India in all formats: Ganguly


August 28th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly feels that off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has been kept away from the national team for too long and he ... Read more...

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Kerala edge out Saurashtra in Buchi Babu cricket


August 28th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 28 (IANS) Kerala hunted down a 398-run target to upstage Saurashtra by four wickets here Tuesday and qualify for the semi-finals of the Buchi Babu trophy All-India cricket ... Read more...

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Shah’s ton puts Saurashtra on top


August 27th, 2012 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 27 (IANS) Skipper Jaydev Shah slammed a century (115) to put Saurashtra on top as they scored 397 for nine in their allotted 90 overs against Kerala in ... Read more...

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Mumbai through to last 8 in Buchi Babu Trophy


August 26th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 25 (IANS) Mumbai overcame TNCA XI by just three runs in a Group B match to book their berth in the quarter-finals of the Buchi Babu Trophy All-India ... Read more...

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Cricket: Odisha rout Maharashtra


August 24th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 24 (IANS) Odisha defeated Maharashtra by six wickets to top Group A on better net run rate in the Buchi Babu trophy all India cricket tournament here Friday.Batting ... Read more...

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Narrow win for Karnataka


August 22nd, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 22 (IANS) Karnataka scrambled to a three-wicket victory against Gujarat to pick up their first points in two matches in the Buchi Babu All-India Cricket Tournament here Wednesday.A ... Read more...

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Karnataka in dire strait in Buchi Babu


August 21st, 2012 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 21 (IANS) Karnataka's miserable run continued in the Buchi Babu All-India Cricket Tournament as they slid to 27 for four after dismissing Gujarat for 195 here Tuesday.Karnataka, who ... Read more...

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South Korea the team to beat at Olympics: Rahul Banerjee


July 14th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 14 (IANS) Olympic medal hopeful archer Rahul Banerjee Saturday pointed to South Korea as the toughest opponent and said the London weather will play a significant role at ... Read more...

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Dhoni to spend time with soldiers in Kashmir


June 1st, 2012 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) India's cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, conferred the honorary lieutenant colonel rank by the army, will perform his military duties for a week beginning ... Read more...

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Australia froths at Indian mouthwash advertisement


February 7th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 7 (IANS) The Australian cricket body has ordered the removal of a boundary-rope advertisement of an Indian mouthwash in Hindi after health authorities launched a probe over its ... Read more...

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A car rally with blind navigators (With Images)


February 5th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) In a unique car rally, 100 enthusiastic blind navigators displayed their skills by directing their partner drivers through a 65 km route in the sixth edition ... Read more...

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Cricket first, poll meet with PM later!


February 2nd, 2012 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Feb 2 (IANS) In India, cricket always wins the day - even if it happens at the cost of a crucial meeting with the prime minister on key ... Read more...

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Dhoni ready to give up Test captaincy for better replacement


January 31st, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 31 (IANS) India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is ready to give up Test captaincy if there is a "better man" to replace him.Calls for his removal as ... Read more...

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Sharmila’s transition from actress to ‘begum’


January 1st, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 1 (IANS) Sharmila Tagore's transition from an acclaimed Bollywood actress to the matriarch of the former royal family of Bhopal was evident during her recent visit to this ... Read more...

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Two detained for trying to enter Dhoni’s home


December 25th, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 25 (IANS) Two men in their 20s have been detained for trying to forcefully enter the house of India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni here Sunday, police said.The ... Read more...

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i1Super Series drivers to be unveiled Monday


December 19th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Yas Marina (Abu Dhabi), Dec 19 (IANS) There is palpable sense of expectation ahead of the formal unveiling of drivers who would be participating in the inaugural i1Super Series here ... Read more...

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Kumble steps down as NCA chief over conflict of interest (Roundup)


December 13th, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Anil Kumble stepped down chairman of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) here Monday after Indian cricket board members at a meeting ... Read more...

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Kumble quits as NCA chief over conflict of interest


December 12th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Anil Kumble has quit as chairman of the National Cricket Academy (NCA) after Indian cricket board members at a meeting Monday ... Read more...

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Johnson undergoes toe surgery, ruled out for six months


December 1st, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 1 (IANS) Australian pacer Mitchell Johnson underwent surgery on his left toe here Thursday and will need five to six months to recover thus ruling him out of ... Read more...

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Sourav hopeful of Bhajji, Yuvraj comeback


November 26th, 2011 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 26 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Sourav Ganguly Saturday said off spinner Harbhajan Singh who has been dropped for the upcoming Australia tour will make a comeback ... Read more...

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Dhoni seeks goddess Durga’s blessings after ODI-series win


October 27th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 27 (IANS) India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Thursday sought blessings of goddess Durga after completing a 5-0 whitewash against England in the One Day Internationals (ODI) series.Dhoni ... Read more...

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Pataudi donated eye before death


September 23rd, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who lost his right eye at the age of 20 in a car accident, helped some 1.5 ... Read more...

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Tiger was a prince among cricketers (Tribute)


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi was the most admired India cricket captain. He led the country in 40 of his 46 Tests he played and most players who played with him insist ... Read more...

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It does not feel like I’m finishing: Dravid


September 15th, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Cardiff, Sep 15 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Rahul Dravid, who will be retiring from one-day internationals after the fifth ODI here Friday, said hard work in the shorter format ... Read more...

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Buchi Babu cricket: Jadeja claims 8 as batsmen make merry


August 23rd, 2011 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 23 (IANS) Left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja of Saurashtra, with a haul of eight wickets, stood up for the bowlers on a day that saw as many as five ... Read more...

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Buchi Babu Cricket: TNCA, Hyderabad post wins


August 21st, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 21 (IANS) While heavy overnight rains forced abandonment of six of the eight scheduled matches, Tamil Nadu and Hyderabad recorded outright victories in the Buchi Babu All-India cricket ... Read more...

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Buchi Babu: Doshi, Harpreet among wickets


August 18th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 18 (IANS) Left-arm spinner Nayan Doshi (5 for 83) of Saurashtra and seamer Harpreet Singh (6 for 91) of Mumbai carried their teams to victories in the Buchi ... Read more...

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Ali slams 117 as Madhya Pradesh prevail


August 15th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 15 (IANS) A century (117) by Zafar Ali powered Madhya Pradesh to an eight-wicket win against Assam in the Buchi Babu All-India cricket tournament here Monday.MP chased down ... Read more...

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Gandhi slams 162 as Orissa toil in Buchi Babu


August 14th, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 14 (IANS) TNCA President's XI batsmen, led by Koushik Gandhi, made light of Orissa bowling while piling up 369 for seven in their quota of 90 overs in ... Read more...

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