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No Indian in ICC Test team


August 30th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 30 (IANS) No Indian cricketer found a place in the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Test Team of the Year announced Thursday.The team announcement was made by ICC ... Read more...

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V.V.S. Laxman retires from international cricket


August 18th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 18 (IANS) Indian cricketer V.V.S. Laxman Saturday announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect, ahead of the home Test series against New Zealand, starting Aug 23.Laxman, ... Read more...

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Arjuna Award will be a great honour, says Yuvraj


July 7th, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh hopes to be second time lucky after being nominated for the Arjuna Award.The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) ... Read more...

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Cricketer Ajay Tyagi shot dead in Ghaziabad


July 6th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 6 (IANS) Veteran cricketer Ajay Tyagi was shot dead late Thursday in Ghaziabad, adjoining national capital New Delhi, police said.The 47-year-old cricketer, known to be very close to ... Read more...

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Yuvraj eyes a comeback at T20 World Cup


June 20th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, June 20 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj is in no mood to rush his comeback into the national side after undergoing cancer treatment. However, he hopes to be fit for ... Read more...

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Emami makes Gambhir, Vijender its brand ambassadors


June 4th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 4 (IANS) India's leading and diversified FMCG company Emami Ltd. has roped in five sports celebrities including famed Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir and Olympic medallist boxer Vijender ... Read more...

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Gambhir’s cousin thrashes taxi driver


May 25th, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) In a case of road rage, a taxi driver was beaten up brutally early Thursday by a man claiming to be a cousin of ... Read more...

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Not thinking about World T20, focusing on IPL: Rohit Sharma


May 11th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 11 (IANS) Even though the team selection for the Twenty20 World Cup round the corner, Indian cricketer and Mumbai Indians batsmen Rohit Sharma is instead focusing on ... Read more...

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Don’t know what the future holds: Yuvraj


April 11th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 11 (IANS) Star Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who has returned home Monday after undergoing three months of treatment in the US for a rare germ cell cancer, ... Read more...

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Praise showered on Sachin for century of tons (Intro Roundup)


March 16th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Prime minister Manmohan Singh, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and longtime teammate Sourav Ganguly were among the many who showered praise on Sachin Tendulkar Friday ... Read more...

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India’s finest salute Sachin (Roundup)


March 16th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Prime minister Manmohan Singh, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and longtime teammate Sourav Ganguly were among the many who showered praise on Sachin Tendulkar Friday ... Read more...

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Speaker Meira Kumar congratulates Tendulkar


March 16th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Friday conveyed her "heartiest congratulations" to Sachin Tendulkar for being the first cricketer in the history of the game ... Read more...

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Yuvraj says his treatment nearing completion


March 13th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who is recovering from cancer in the US, said his treatment for a malignant lung tumour is nearing completion."My last stretch ... Read more...

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Rahul Dravid, a gentleman-cricketer to the core (Profile)


March 9th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) Rahul Dravid never believed in half measures. He tried to be perfect in everything he did both on and off the field. For 16 years, ... Read more...

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For namesake’s visa, Bhajji gets a googly


February 21st, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Jalandhar (Punjab), Feb 21 (IANS) Cricketer Harbhajjan Singh may have tormented many batsmen with his bowling but this is one googly he may fail to comprehend himself.Police in Jalandhar ... Read more...

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Yuvraj says he is getting better


February 16th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Ailing Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh Thursday informed his fans that his lung tumour is "almost out of the system" and the second cycle of his ... Read more...

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Mika floors Jeff Jarrett with his tunes (With Images)


January 27th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Mika has found an unlikely fan in American professional wrestler Jeff Jarrett, who loved the Punjabi singer's energetic performance at the launch episode of ... Read more...

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I am fine, will resume training soon: Yuvraj


November 27th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The news that Yuvraj Singh has a lung tumour came as a shock to hundreds of his followers but the popular Indian cricketer has assured ... Read more...

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Yuvraj named PUMA’s brand ambassador


November 1st, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 1 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh was Tuesday named brand ambassador of global sport and lifestyle brand Puma.Yuvraj said he was proud to be associated with a global ... Read more...

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Excuse me, are you the PM? Indian woman asks Cameron


October 17th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 17 (IANS) "Excuse me, are you the prime minister," an Indian woman asked when David Cameron, who was travelling in the London Underground, struck up a conversation ... Read more...

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Yuvraj in no hurry to marry


October 5th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh is one of the most eligible bachelors in the country and has been linked with several women in the past. But ... Read more...

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I am a soccer fanatic: Blair


September 28th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair said here Wednesday that he is a soccer fanatic, and was also the captain of an under-13 cricket team.Blair, ... Read more...

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Sidhu calls Akhtar’s claims a cheap gimmick


September 24th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 24 (IANS) Former Indian cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu Saturday said Pakistani pacer Shoaib Akhtar was indulging in cheap gimmicks to sell his book where the speedster has ... Read more...

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Documents stolen from Ishant Sharma’s car


September 16th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) Some unidentified miscreants stole important documents of Indian cricketer Ishant Sharma from his car here, police said Friday.Sharma, along with his cousin, went to a ... Read more...

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ICC Test team: Sachin lone Indian in playing eleven


August 26th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 26 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar is the only Indian cricketer to make the cut in the International Cricket Council's (ICC) Test Team of 2011 announced Friday while the ... Read more...

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I play for India and not for captains, says Yuvraj


June 22nd, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 22 (IANS) Rubbishing rumours that he refused to play under the leadership of co-player Suresh Raina, Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh Wednesday said he plays for India and ... Read more...

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World Cup-winning team felicitated, lifetime award for Durrani


May 31st, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) The Indian cricket team was felicitated Tuesday for winning the 2011 World Cup while former charismatic all-rounder Salim Durrani was honoured with the Col. C.K. ... Read more...

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Yuvraj’s bag robbed from car


May 28th, 2011 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Zirakpur (Punjab), May 28 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh's bag was robbed in this Punjab town from his Audi car while it was being driven by his employees from Delhi ... Read more...

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Amjad Ali Khan, Jogen Chowdhury honoured


May 6th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 6 (IANS) Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan and renowned painter Jogen Chowdhury were Friday conferred with lifetime achievement awards by luxury accessories maker Mont Blanc and Dakshinee, ... Read more...

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Former cricketer sent to police custody for immigration racket (Second Lead)


April 27th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Former Indian cricketer Jacob Martin, arrested here on charges of running an illegal immigration racket, was Wednesday remanded to eight days police custody. Police also ... Read more...

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Former cricketer sent to police custody for immigration racket (Lead)


April 27th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Former Indian cricketer Jacob Martin was arrested here Wednesday on charges of running an illegal immigration racket and sent to eight days police custody.Martin, an ... Read more...

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Former cricketer arrested for illegal migration racket


April 27th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Former Indian cricketer Jacob Martin, a native of Gujarat, was arrested here Wednesday on charges of running an illegal immigration racket, police said.The cricketer, an ... Read more...

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Rana Daggubati replaces Abhishek in ‘Department’ (Movie Snippets)


April 23rd, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) After making his Bollywood debut alongside Abhishek Bachchan in "Dum Maaro Dum", southern actor Rana Daggubati has now replaced the junior Bachchan as the ... Read more...

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Rs.25,000 reward for information on ex-cricketer


April 21st, 2011 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) A reward of Rs.25,000 has been announced for providing information about the whereabouts of former Indian cricketer Jacob Martin, who is evading arrest in a ... Read more...

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Yuvraj Singh gifted Audi Q5 for his stellar World Cup show


April 14th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) The spate of gifts for the victorious Indian World Cup cricket team continues. As promised, German car major Audi Thursday presented a brand new Audi Q5 ... Read more...

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