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Variation was the key, says comeback man Ojha


November 6th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) India's left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha, who was playing a Test match after a year, said that English county cricket and the Irani Trophy helped ... Read more...

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Rest in unbeatable position against Rajasthan


October 4th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 4 (IANS) Rest of India (ROI) were in an unbeatable position in the Irani Cup, setting an improbable 618-run target for Rajasthan on Day Four here Tuesday. The ... Read more...

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Vintage car rally enthralls Delhiites


February 13th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Many a head turned as lovingly restored vintage cars drove down the capital's streets Sunday in the 45th Statesman Vintage and Classic Car Rally. Rolling out from ... Read more...

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Disappointed Yuvraj questions his omission


September 20th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Patiala (Punjab), Sep 20 (IANS) India's middle-order batsman Yuvraj Singh Monday questioned his omission from the Indian Test cricket squad for the two-match series against Australia. "Selection is not in my hands. ... Read more...

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Yuvraj dropped, Pujara drafted in Indian Test squad (Lead)


September 20th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 20 (IANS) All-rounder Yuvraj Singh has been dropped from the Indian cricket squad for the two Test series against Australia and in his place comes in young Saurashtra strokemaker ... Read more...

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Yuvraj axed from Test squad, Pujara included


September 20th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Flambuoyant left-hand batsman Yuvraj Singh was dropped while temperamental fast bowler Sreesanth was included in the Test squad for the two-Test series against Australia starting Oct 1. ... Read more...

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Rest of India extend lead to 382 in Irani Trophy


October 4th, 2009 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 4 (IANS) Rain played spoil sport but couldn't stop Rest of India from taking a huge 382-run lead against Mumbai on the fourth day of their Irani Trophy match ... Read more...

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Irani Trophy: Rest of India take 201-run lead against Mumbai


October 3rd, 2009 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 3 (IANS) All-round performances helped Rest of India take a huge 201-run lead with all their wickets intact against Mumbai on the third day of the Irani Trophy match here ... Read more...

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Irani Trophy: Bowlers put Rest of India on top against Mumbai


October 2nd, 2009 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 2 (IANS) Taking advantage of the overcast conditions, bowlers brought back Rest of India into the game as they reduced Mumbai to 200 for six in the first innings ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Rest of India vs. Mumbai, Day 2, Irani Trophy


October 2nd, 2009 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 2 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard after the second day's play in the Irani Trophy between Rest of India and Mumbai at the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium here ... Read more...

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Mumbai bowl out Rest of India for 260


October 1st, 2009 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 1 (IANS) Rest of India were bowled out for a paltry 260 runs in their first innings on a decent batting track against Mumbai on the first day of ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Rest of India vs. Mumbai, Day I, Irani Trophy


October 1st, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 1 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard after the first day's play in the Irani Trophy between Rest of India and Mumbai at the Vidarbha Cricket Association (VCA) Stadium ... Read more...

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Ganguly feted by a thankful city


November 25th, 2008 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 24 (IANS) A diamond ring, a laptop, a silver plaque, a bouquet of 113 roses representing each Test he has played in - Sourav Ganguly was Monday showered with gifts ... Read more...

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Ganguly still has cricket left in him: Kirmani


October 23rd, 2008 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Oct 23 (IANS) Sourav Ganguly, who recently announced his retirement from international cricket, still has a lot of cricket left in him, according to former Indian wicketkeeper Syed Kirmani."I have always ... Read more...

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I wanted to go on a high: Ganguly


October 8th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 8 (IANS) Sourav Ganguly said his last two years in international cricket since his sensational comeback were "outstanding" and felt it was time to end his career on a high.Ganguly ... Read more...

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We want to start the series on a winning note: Kumble


October 8th, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 8 (IANS) Aware of the importance of starting the series on a winning note, Indian skipper Anil Kumble said his team would settle for nothing but a victory in the ... Read more...

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Ganguly could not have timed it better


October 7th, 2008 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) He was in his element at the media conference, answering varied questions on his career: His anguish at not being picked for the Irani Trophy; the ... Read more...

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Former greats hail Ganguly as the best India captain


October 7th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) Former Indian cricketers Tuesday hailed Sourav Ganguly as a fighting cricketer and the best Indian captain. Former Test stars, some of them his teammates, lauded Ganguly's contribution to ... Read more...

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Sourav has taken the right decision: Srikkanth


October 7th, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) Chairman of selectors Krisnamachari Srikkanth said Sourav Ganguly's decision to retire from international cricket is a right move.Srikkanth said it will allow the former India captain to play ... Read more...

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Dravid gets support from Kumble and Kirsten


September 27th, 2008 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Vadodara, Sep 27 (IANS) Former India captain Rahul Dravid found support from his skipper Anil Kumble and coach Gary Kirtsen after his decent outing at the Irani Trophy. Dravid, who was out ... Read more...

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Rest of India beat Delhi to lift Irani Trophy


September 27th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Vadodara, Sep 27 (IANS) Rest of India (ROI) lifted the Irani Trophy beating Ranji Trophy champions Delhi by 187 runs on the fourth day here Saturday.Chasing 378 to win, Delhi were bowled ... Read more...

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Irani Trophy: Delhi struggling against Rest of India


September 26th, 2008 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Vadodara, Sep 26 (IANS) Ranji Trophy champions Delhi will be struggling to get 264 more runs with seven wickets in hand to beat Rest of India and win the Irani Trophy when ... Read more...

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Irani Trophy: Dravid helps Rest Of India stretch lead to 286(Lunch Report)


September 26th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Vadodara, Sep 26 (IANS) Former India captain Rahul Dravid struck a patient 69 to help Rest of India (ROI) take a 286 runs lead over Ranji Trophy champions Delhi at lunch on ... Read more...

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Munaf leads Rest of India fightback


September 25th, 2008 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Vadodara, Sep 25 (IANS) Munaf Patel turned the tables on Delhi with a four-wicket haul as Ranji Trophy champions collapsed for 177 in reply to Rest of India's (ROI) 252 in ... Read more...

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Irani Trophy: Munaf strikes for Rest Of India


September 25th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Vadodara, Sep 25 (IANS) Munaf Patel's triple strike brought Rest of India (ROI) back into the match as Ranji Trophy Champions Delhi were left tottering at 131 for five at lunch on ... Read more...

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Yuvraj to lead Board President’s XI against Australia


September 23rd, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Yuvraj Singh will lead Board President's XI against Australia in the warm-up match in Hyderabad from Oct 2-5.Yuvraj, who has been going through a bad patch, was ... Read more...

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Tendulkar will only miss Irani Trophy, not Australia series


September 20th, 2008 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar who has pulled out of the Irani Trophy as a precaution to give his injured elbow one more week's rest, will be available for the ... Read more...

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Neo Cricket to telecast series against Australia, England


September 16th, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) India's Test series against Australia followed by the series against England will be telecast live in Neo Cricket.India will play four Tests against Australia beginning Oct 9. ... Read more...

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India need Ganguly’s experience against Australia: Amarnath


September 15th, 2008 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 15 (IANS) India need the experience of Sourav Ganguly for the series against Australia, former cricketer Mohinder Amarnath said Monday.Amarnath was also confident the left hander would make a comeback. ... Read more...

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Senior players will not be under extra pressure: Sehwag


September 12th, 2008 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) India's dashing opener Virender Sehwag debunked speculative theories on the future of senior players in the Test team.Sourav Ganguly's omission from the Irani Trophy team has led ... Read more...

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Ganguly’s fitness went against him: selector (Lead)


September 8th, 2008 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) Sourav Ganguly's omission from the Rest of India squad for the Irani Trophy may have come as a surprise but his overall form and, more importantly, his fitness ... Read more...

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Irani Trophy: Ganguly, Yuvraj dropped from Rest of India squad


September 8th, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 8 (IANS) Yuvraj Singh and former India captain Sourav Ganguly were not picked for the Rest of India squad for the Irani Trophy against Ranji Trophy champions Delhi in Vadodara ... Read more...

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