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Tendulkar fourth cricketer now in parliament


June 4th, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar, who took oath as a Rajya Sabha member Monday, is the fourth international cricketer now in the Indian parliament.But unlike him, the ... 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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Gulzar misses his Mansur, the true patriot


September 24th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 24 (IANS) Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi's love for his country showed in 'the way he played cricket', says his friend and poet Gulzar, who used to address the ... Read more...

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Pakistan cricket mourns Pataudi’s death


September 23rd, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 23 (IANS) Pakistanis Friday paid tribute to former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who died in New Delhi aged 70. Pataudi, nicknamed "Tiger" and well known ... 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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Amid chaos of mourners, Pataudi laid to rest


September 23rd, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Pataudi (Haryana), Sep 23 (IANS) Amid chaotic scenes, including a brief cane charge by the Haryana police, India's first cricket superstar, Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, was laid to rest ... Read more...

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Tiger gave Indian cricket ‘rockstar’ image: Big B


September 23rd, 2011 - 2:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Indian cricket legend Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi's demise took Amitabh Bachchan down memory lane. The Bollywood megastar not just remembers good moments with the ... Read more...

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Vishwanath credits Pataudi for his career


September 23rd, 2011 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 22 (IANS) Stylish former Test batsman Gundappa R. Vishwanath Thursday credited Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi for his cricketing career during the late '60s and the '70s."It was a ... Read more...

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SRK remembers Pataudi as friend’s friend


September 23rd, 2011 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 22 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan says he had "huge attachment" to Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi who died Thursday, and remembers the Indian cricket legend as ... Read more...

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Patuadi had distinguished Pakistani cousins


September 22nd, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi who died here Thursday, had two distinguished cousins in Pakistan -- diplomat Shaharyar Khan, who went ... Read more...

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Bollywood mourns Tiger Pataudi’s death


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) "Legend", "great captain", "style icon", "gentleman" -- that's how the Bollywood brigade remembered former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi on receiving news ... Read more...

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Master of style Tiger Pataudi is dead


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India's cricket legend Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who personified style on and off the cricket field, died here Thursday after battling a lung infection ... Read more...

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The prince and the showgirl - a love story ends


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi's death Thursday brought to an end an enduring romance. When Sharmila Tagore tied the knot with the erstwhile royal 42 years ... Read more...

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Tiger played with straight bat on and off the field (Obituary)


September 22nd, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi always played the game with a straight bat and was equally forthright off the field.He will be remembered ... Read more...

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If ICC is voice, BCCI is invoice: Pataudi


December 15th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi had a dig at the Indian cricket board Wednesday, saying the International Cricket Council (ICC) is the "voice" of the ... Read more...

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Mohinder Amarnath, Shastri join IPL Governing Council


October 8th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Former India Test cricketer Mohinder Amarnath has been named member of the Governing Council (GC) of India Premier League (IPL).In the re-constituted IPL GC, Sunil Gavaskar was ... Read more...

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Sportspersons donate memorabilia for Rahul Bose’s NGO


October 5th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 5(IANS) Do you fancy owning Sachin Tendulkar's bat or Abhinav Bindra's rifle? All you have to do is participate in an auction for which 26 prominent sportspersons have ... Read more...

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BCCI answerable to the nation on IPL: Gill (Second Intro Roundup)


April 22nd, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) Sports Minister M.S.Gill said the Indian Premier League (IPL) is the creation of Indian cricket board and it is answerable to the nation even as former ... Read more...

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Three former captains hold the key to Modi’s future


April 20th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Veturi Srivatsa New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Lalit Modi's continuance as Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman and commissioner is in the hands of the three former India captains and their voice ... Read more...

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Talking cricket in times of India-Pakistan freeze


September 25th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The lengthening shadows of the Mumbai terror attacks vanished for a while as well-heeled Indians and Pakistanis talked cricket, Jinnah and nostalgia, barely ... Read more...

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Delhi cricket selections will be transparent,says Jaitley


August 25th, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) President Arun Jaitley Tuesday agreed to make selection process more transparent and also look into the players' grievances. Test cricketers Virender ... Read more...

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Rohit Sharma named top under-23 cricketer in IPL


May 23rd, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Hassen Johannesburg, May 23 (IANS) Rohit Sharma has been named the winner of the Citi Under-23 Success of the Tournament in the Indian Premier League (IPL), which concludes Sunday.A three-member committee ... Read more...

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Pataudi kin is now a two-star Pak general


May 9th, 2009 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 9 (ANI): A cousin of former Indian cricket captain, Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, Brigadier Isfandyar Ali Pataudi, is among the 24 army officers have been made major generals.According to The ... Read more...

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Sehwag says India are better travellers now


April 11th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) Virender Sehwag feels that India can beat any side overseas after breaking the New Zealand jinx to follow up their impressive performance in other Test-playing countries ... Read more...

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Former cricketers rate India side among the best


April 7th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Former India cricketers were all praise for Mahendra Singh Dhoni's side for winning the Test series in New Zealand and rate the present side as one ... Read more...

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