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Positive intent paid off, says Guptill


August 31st, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) A positive approach backed by aggression paid off for New Zealand, according to their opening batsman Martin Guptill as the Kiwis ended the first day ... Read more...

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Taylor’s ton keeps Kiwis afloat at tea


August 31st, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) Skipper Ross Taylor led a New Zealand fightback with an unbeaten century as the visitors went to tea at a healthy 240/5 on the first ... Read more...

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ICC U-19 World Cup: India to face Pakistan in quarters


August 16th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Townsville (Australia), Aug 16 (IANS) India trounced minnows Papua New Guinea by 107 runs to set up a quarterfinal clash with arch-rivals Pakistan in the ICC Under-19 World Cup at ... Read more...

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Kings XI Punjab a balanced squad: Gilchrist


April 2nd, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 2 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab captain-cum-coach Adam Gilchrist said Monday that the Mohali franchise might not have some big names but are a balanced side for the fifth ... Read more...

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Ceturies from Hafeez, Jamshed set-up huge total for Pakistan (Lead)


March 18th, 2012 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) A double century stand between openers Mohammad Hafeez and Nasir Jamshed propelled Pakistan to a massive 329 for six in 50 overs against India ... Read more...

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Changing bowling style was the key: Dinda


March 6th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) India pacer Ashok Dinda feels that changing his bowling style has helped him improve immensely during the season when he emerged as the top bowler ... Read more...

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Replace Ashwin with Ojha for Perth Test: Ganguly


January 9th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 9 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly feels that the Indian bowling attack does not require a total overhaul but wants off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin replaced with left-arm spinner ... Read more...

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Clarke achieves glory at SCG without sponsor


January 5th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Australian captain Michael Clarke struck a landmark triple century at the historical Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) but for the first time in his career there was ... Read more...

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Sans Zaheer, India’s bowling attack will be in trouble: Clarke


December 23rd, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 23 (IANS) Australian captain Michael Clarke feels that without pace spearhead Zaheer Khan, the Indian bowling attack will be surely in great trouble during the four-match Test ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul, Brathwaite consolidate Windies’ innings (Tea report)


November 6th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) Veteran Shivnarine Chanderpaul and youngster Kraigg Brathwaite accumulated runs patiently as the West Indies crawled to 159 for three in their first innings at ... Read more...

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Result in home series won’t matter in India, says Alastair Cook


October 5th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 5 (IANS) England captain Alastair Cook feels the convincing win over India back home last month will not mean much when they face the World Champions in their ... Read more...

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Ashwin to bide time for Test berth


September 19th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin made a fervent plea that Harbhajan Singh be left alone as he sought to downplay his own status as a replacement option ... Read more...

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Bell, Pietersen punish ragged India (Roundup)


August 20th, 2011 - 2:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) Big centuries from Ian Bell and Kevin Pietersen put England in command at 457 for three in the first innings after the second day's play ... Read more...

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Bell’s century takes England to 296/2 (Second Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Ian Bell struck his 16th Test century as England made 296 for two in the first innings at tea on the second day of the ... Read more...

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Akram blames India bowlers for pathetic performance


August 14th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain and legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram has blamed the Indian bowlers for failing to capitalise on the seam friendly English conditions and ... Read more...

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Ready to bowl long spells: Praveen Kumar


July 23rd, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Seamer Praveen Kumar called his five-wicket haul at Lord's a dream and said he was ready to shoulder the Indian attack in the absence of ... Read more...

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Edwards hits defiant debut century but India retain control


July 10th, 2011 - 8:25 am ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 10 (IANS/CMC) India retained control of the third cricket Test against West Indies with three late strikes after Kirk Edwards joined an elite band of batsmen to ... Read more...

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Baugh leaves his signature as Harbhajan’s 400th victim


July 8th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 8 (IANS) West Indian wicket-keeper Carlton Baugh signed the ball for Harbhajan Singh after becoming his 400th Test victim."He (Harbhajan) actually came to me after the ... Read more...

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Fletcher took being miserable to a new level: Veterans


April 28th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 28 (ANI): Veteran cricketers who have known or interacted with newly appointed Indian cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher, have said that he will have to work on his interactive skills.At ... Read more...

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Goa taverns go high on World Cup final


April 2nd, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 2 (IANS) In one-dayers, a drinks break may come twice in every innings, but in Goa, drink breaks beckoned from every corner Saturday as the India-Sri Lanka cricket ... Read more...

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(VM) India record maiden World Cup semifinal victory at home (Statistical highlights)


March 31st, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 31 (IANS) India recorded their maiden World Cup semifinal win on home soil after they beat Pakistan at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium here Wednesday. India had ... Read more...

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India march into World Cup final with emphatic win over Pakistan (Roundup)


March 31st, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) It was a match destined to go down in history. And it did as India triumphed over Pakistan Wednesday to enter their third World Cup ... Read more...

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Dhoni wants warm up match performance replicated in World Cup


February 17th, 2011 - 2:31 am ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Feb 17 (IANS) Two easy wins in as many warm-up games notwithstanding, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said that the Indian team needs to replicate these performances in ... Read more...

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India bounce back at Durban to level series (Lead)


December 29th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 29 (IANS) India bounced back with a splendid 87-run victory over South Africa Wednesday in the second cricket Test at Kingsmead here to level the three-match series 1-1.Chasing 303 ... Read more...

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I would love to score a century in my hometown: Amla


December 25th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 25 (IANS) South African batsman Hashim Amla is bracing up for his maiden century at his home ground here to celebrate his 50th Test appearance.Amla has had a dream run ... Read more...

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Zaheer’s return to boost India’s chances in Durban Test (Preview)


December 25th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 25 (IANS) Speedster Zaheer Khan's return will bolster the Indian pace attack and their chances in the second cricket Test against South Africa starting here Sunday at the Kingsmead ... Read more...

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De Villiers, Kallis pile agony on India in Centurion Test (Lunch report)


December 18th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Centurion, Dec 18 (IANS) AB de Villiers scored a punishing century while Jacques Kallis reached closer to his maiden double ton as South Africa extended their lead to a massive 455 runs ... Read more...

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Pace bowler Morkel ready to spice it up for India


December 15th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Durban (S. Africa), Dec. 15 (ANI): South African fast bowler Morne Morkel has said that he is looking forward to spicing it up for India's star-studded batting line-up on his home ... Read more...

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McCullum’s double ton earns Kiwis comfortable draw in Hyderabad Test


November 16th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, Nov 16 (ANI): New Zealand's Brendon McCullum scored a career best maiden double century on the fifth and final day of the second Test at Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium to ... Read more...

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Emerging Kiwi star Williamson found Indian bowling taxing


November 8th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Nov. 8 (ANI): Emerging New Zealand batsman Kane Williamson has said he found the Indian attack quite taxing while making his debut century under trying circumstances for the team."It ... Read more...

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NZ coach Greatbatch lashes out at players for bad performance


October 28th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Oct 28 (IANS) New Zealand cricket coach Mark Greatbatch lashed out at his players Thursday for their dismal 0-4 loss against minnows Bangladesh and asked them to pull up their socks ... Read more...

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Dhoni credits bowlers for Oz whitewash


October 14th, 2010 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 13 (IANS) An elated Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Wednesday lauded his pacers and spinners for the thumping 2-0 victory over the formidable Australians in the home series.Dedicating ... Read more...

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Defiant Australia frustrate India with 384/5 at lunch


October 10th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 10 (IANS) A defiant Australia piled up 384 for five in their first innings against India on the second day of the second cricket Test at the M.Chinnaswamy Stadium here ... Read more...

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Chasing 216 for win, India 55 for 4 in Mohali test


October 4th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), Oct 4 (IANS) Chasing 216 for a win, India were tottering on 55 for the loss of four wickets on the fourth day of their first test match against ... Read more...

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Mohali test: India bundle out Australia for 192, need 216 for win


October 4th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali (Punjab), Oct 4 (IANS) India bundled out Australia for 192 runs in their second innings on the fourth day of the first test match at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) ... Read more...

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