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India need a whitewash of Sri Lanka to be No. 1 ODI team


July 19th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 19 (IANS) India go into the five-match series in Sri Lanka with a chance to leap from their current fourth place to number one in the ICC One-day ... Read more...

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Former Pakistani cricketers hail revival of India series (Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The announcement of revival of sub-continental cricketing ties has not gone down well with former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, who has questioned its timing, but ... Read more...

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Historic Tipu Sultan painting on sale by Osian’s (With Image)


June 5th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) An art work by famous British documentary artist Henry Singleton, "The Assault and the Taking of Seringapatnam"(1800), which was originally in the collection of Lord ... Read more...

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Market for antiquities still strong in India: Neville Tuli (With Images)


January 30th, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The market for antiquities - old miniature art - is emerging as a strong force in the country, Neville Tuli, founder and chairman of the ... Read more...

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We are heading to the top, says Clarke


January 28th, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 28 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke says his team has a lot of ground to cover for regaining the number one spot in Tests and its 4-0 thumping ... Read more...

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Pattinson ruled out of India series, Star named replacement


January 6th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 6 (IANS) Australian fast bowler James Pattinson has been ruled out of remaining two Tests against India due to foot injury and has been replaced with Mitchell Star ... Read more...

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Ponting wants to carry on even after India series


December 28th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 28 (IANS) Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting indicated Wednesday that he has no intentions of hanging up his boots after the Test series against India.Ponting, third all-time ... Read more...

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No possibility of Pakistan’s tour to India next year


December 16th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Dec 16 (IANS) There is no chance of an India-Pakistan bilateral series next year in March on Indian soil, as indicated by the Future Tours Programme, since the Asian ... Read more...

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Younus Khan jumps 11 places in ICC rankings (Lead)


December 13th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Dec 13 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid are the only two Indian batsmen among the top-10 in Tests rankings while Pakistan's veteran Younus Khan jumped 11 places ... Read more...

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Ponting, Hussey to play against India on Boxing Day, says Arthur


December 13th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 13 (IANS) Australian cricket coach Mickey Arthur feels that Ricky Ponting and Michael Hussey still have a lot to offer to the Australian team and are guaranteed a ... Read more...

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Loss to New Zealand a wake up call before India series: Clarke


December 12th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 12 (IANS) Australia have plenty to think about ahead of the Boxing Day Test against India. They lost to New Zealand at home after 25 years Monday, prompting ... Read more...

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Australia’s teen bowling sensation Cummins doubtful for India series


December 7th, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 7 (IANS) Australia's teen bowling sensation Patrick Cummins is doubtful for the four-match Test series against India as scans on his heel revealed the injury to be worse ... Read more...

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Slice of Mughal history on sale at Sotheby’s


October 30th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) A large painting of Delhi's Moti Masjid that will lead the auction of important Russian works by Sotheby's in New York Tuesday is regarded as ... Read more...

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No Hot Spot for India-England ODI series


October 6th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderbad, Oct 6 (IANS) Hot Spot technology will be not be in use dduring the forthcoming five match One-day series between India and England that begins here Oct 14.Warren ... Read more...

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Good show in England will set tone for India series: Sammy


September 16th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), Sep 16 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy says victory in the two-match Twenty20 series against England later this month will help set the tone for a strong overseas ... Read more...

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Our aim is to win the World Test Championship: Broad


August 24th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Stuart Broad, who performed both with bat and ball in the Test series against India, has said that his side's long-term aim is to maintain the ... Read more...

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Shame that DRS won’t be available for India series: Swann


July 19th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) England off-spinner Graeme Swann said it is a shame that the umpires' Decision Review System (DRS) would not be available for decision making in the ... Read more...

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Pressure got to me in Ashes, says Johnson


July 12th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 12 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson Tuesday revealed that his desire to bowl flawlessly during his team's failed Ashes campaign backfired on him and led to his ... Read more...

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Clarke, Johnson still undecided on Big Bash


July 10th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 10 (IANS) Australian cricket's two marketable stars Michael Clarke and Mitchell Johnson are still undecided on signing up for Cricket Australia's new-look Big Bash next summer.The two cricketers, ... Read more...

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Players association welcomes Caricom’s initiative on Gayle


July 5th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, July 5 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies Players Association (WIPA) has welcomed the lead taken by Caricom (Caribben Community) to resolve the ongoing dispute between estranged Jamaican opener Chris ... Read more...

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Strauss to play for Somerset against India


June 21st, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 21 (IANS) England Test captain Andrew Strauss will be playing for Somerset in a practice match against India to arrest his form slump and have an early look ... Read more...

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Can’t understand India’s opposition to DRS: Tremlett


June 14th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) England fast bowler Chris Tremlett feels India are wrong in opposing the Decision Review System (DRS) and cannot understand why the cricketing superpower is so vehemently ... Read more...

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PHF patron Malik to work for Indo-Pak hockey series resumption


April 20th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 20(ANI): Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik, who is also the Pakistan Hockey Federation's patron, is keen to resume the hockey series between India and Pakistan.PHF Secretary General Mohammad ... Read more...

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Efforts on to revive cricket series with India: PCB official


April 13th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, April 13 (IANS) Expectations are high in Pakistan over the revival of the bilateral cricket series with India following media reports that have suggested that the two teams ... Read more...

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Pak keen for hockey series with India: PHF official


April 13th, 2011 - 6:46 am ICT by ANI
Lahore, Apr. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) secretary general Mohammad Asif Bajwa has said the schedule of a Pakistan-India hockey series could be finalised soon."We are in touch with the Indian ... Read more...

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PCB welcomes India’s willingness to promote cricketing contacts with Pakistan


April 8th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 8(ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has welcomed the 'positive' comments of Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao, who indicated that India was open to sending its cricket team to the ... Read more...

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Vaughan expects Strauss to quit one-day cricket following England’s World Cup exit


March 28th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28(ANI): Former England captain Michael Vaughan believes that Andrew Strauss may quit one-day cricket following the team's World Cup quarterfinal exit.England was knocked out of the World Cup following their ... Read more...

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Botha feels spinners have to attack, look for wickets


February 21st, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) South Africa's frontline spinner Johan Botha feels that spinners will have to attack and look for wickets on the helpful sub-continent pitches in the World Cup.After their ... Read more...

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Harvard University will present literary cultures of India to global community


January 22nd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 22 (ANI): World famous Harvard University of USA will make literary heritage of India available to English-language readers.Called "Murty Classical Library of India" series, this dual-language series will enhance ... Read more...

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England’s best team can beat India every day of the week: Darren Gough


December 30th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.30 (ANI): Former Three Lions fast bowler Darren Gough has stirred controversy in cricket circles by saying that India are only champions on home turf, and that he fancies England beating ... Read more...

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Gambhir’s century in Vadodara gives India series win over New Zealand


December 4th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
Vadodara (Gujarat), Dec.4 (ANI): Skipper Gautam Gambhir hit his ninth one-day international century, helping India to a nine-wicket win in the third ODI played here on Saturday.Gambhir hit 16 boundaries ... Read more...

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Hauritz to return to natural bowling style, also to heed Ponting’s advice


November 10th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 10 (ANI): Australian spinner Nathan Hauritz, who appeared to be in disagreement with his skipper during India series over how to bowl, sees no contradiction in returning to his natural ... Read more...

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Kiwi bowler Franklin replaces Bennett for India series


November 9th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Nov 9 (IANS) James Franklin will replace injured Hamish Bennett in the New Zealand squad for the remaining two Test matches in India.Bennett injured his groin while bowling on the opening ... Read more...

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Looking to improve our ranking: Ponting


September 21st, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 21 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting Tuesday said his boys are looking forward to a competitive tournament against India and want to improve their world Test ranking. "Of course, ranking ... Read more...

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Oz cricket officials pushing for use of umpire referrals in India series


August 11th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug.11 (ANI): Australian cricket administrators are attempting to soften Indian opposition to the umpire decision referral system, starting with its use in the Test series between the two countries in ... Read more...

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