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ICC rubbishes report of replica WC trophy given to Team India


April 4th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 4 (ANI): International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Haroon Lorgat on Monday said the controversy over the 2011 cricket World Cup trophy was upsetting, and added that the ... Read more...

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Cyberspace abuzz with Dhoni, World Cup searches


April 3rd, 2011 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) India's World Cup triumph against Sri Lanka has created ripples in the virtual world as well, with 'World Cup 2011 photos', 'India world champions', and ... Read more...

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World Cup win festivity continues Sunday


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) After a night of fireworks, dancing and loud cheering, the World Cup win ecstasy continued Sunday with Delhiites determined to take the celebrations to another ... Read more...

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‘World’s biggest party is in India tonight’


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:59 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Cricket unites India like anything and World Cup victory of the Men in Blue was celebrated by cross-section of society. The fashion fraternity was ... Read more...

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India’s tech city logs out for Mumbai final (Lead)


April 2nd, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 2 (IANS) As the World Cup cricket final between India and Sri Lanka cruised for an exciting finish in Mumbai late Saturday, India's tech city logged out within ... Read more...

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World Cup: Sri Lanka have upper hand against India


April 1st, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) India might have the edge of playing at home but Sri Lanka have the upper hand against their neighbours in World Cup matches and recent One-day ... Read more...

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Indo-Lankan final: Maha Govt. declares Apr. 2 a holiday


March 31st, 2011 - 10:27 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 31 (ANI): Maharashtra Government has declared a holiday in government and semi-government offices in Mumbai and suburbs on April 2 on the occasion of the World Cup final to be ... Read more...

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India, Lankan teams arrive for WC final at Mumbai


March 31st, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 31 (ANI): Cricket teams of both India and Sri Lanka team have arrived for the World Cup finals to be played in Mumbai on April 2.The Sri Lankan team arrived ... Read more...

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Legislator was on his legs for 12 hours to help India win


March 31st, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 31 (IANS) While the country prayed and observed all kinds of superstitions for the Men in Blue, a Congress legislator from Madhya Pradesh stood for 12 straight ... Read more...

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When India went to Mohali (Roundup)


March 30th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Unnatural quiet on the street and excited huddles around TV screens at homes, pubs and open squares in countless towns and villages… bustling India ... Read more...

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Online cheer for Mohali - straight from the web (Lead)


March 30th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Celebrities and commoners alike posted last minute online messages of excitement, tension and good luck on the India-Pakistan semifinal Wednesday. Among those cheering the ... Read more...

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Message for Mohali - straight from the web


March 30th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) If it's the talk of the town, could social networking sites be far behind? Celebrities and commoners alike posted last minute online messages of ... Read more...

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Mumbai wishes Team India Good luck with messages on 100 feet long bat


February 19th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb.19 (ANI): Cricket fans in Mumbai, rooting for Team India to win the 2011 World Cup trophy, have showed their support by signing a 100 feet long bat.During a promotional ... Read more...

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India top Test rankings, England challenge Proteas


January 7th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 7 (IANS) With the series in South Africa drawn, India maintained their top spot in the latest International Cricket Council's (ICC) Test rankings. England, after the emphatic Ashes victory in ... Read more...

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Crowd roars ‘Chak de India’ for hockey heroes


October 10th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Thousands of spectators Sunday proved that India's national game hockey rules their hearts as they danced, sang and cheered for the men in blue who defeated ... Read more...

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Not surprised by India’s Asia Cup triumph: Gul


June 26th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 26 (ANI): Pakistan speedster Umar Gul has said he is not surprised with India lifting the Asia Cup title, as the men in blue were far more experienced and better ... Read more...

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Moin Khan showers praise on ‘captain cool’ Dhoni


June 26th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, June 26 (ANI): Former Pakistan wicket keeper Moin Khan has commended India for winning the Asia Cup after 15 years while praising skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni for his 'composure and calmness'."India ... Read more...

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Himachal police get set for trendy blue look


January 28th, 2010 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Shimla, Jan 28 (IANS) This summer, men in blue will guard the hills of Himachal Pradesh. There will be women in blue too. They are not members of the Indian ... Read more...

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India loses ODI series as Oz registers six-wicket win in Guwahati


November 8th, 2009 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Nov 8(ANI): Team India lost the sixth one-day international against Australia by six wickets here on Sunday giving the visitors an unbeatable 4-2 lead with a match to spare.Opting to bat ... Read more...

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England beat India to clinch hockey series


August 3rd, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 3 (IANS) England overcame a two-goal deficit to beat India 3-2 in the third and final hockey test here. With Sunday's victory, England clinched the three Test hockey series 2-1. England ... Read more...

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Rohit Sharma shines as India beat Pakistan by nine wickets (Second Lead)


June 4th, 2009 - 3:21 am ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Openers Rohit Sharma and Gautam Gambhir put on 140 runs to help India pummel Pakistan by nine wickets in an ICC Twenty20 warmup tie that resembled a ... Read more...

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T20 warmup resembles final as Pakistan hits 158/6 against India


June 4th, 2009 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS) Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq helped Pakistan put on 158 for six against India in a sold-out warmup tie at the Oval that resembled the final of the ... Read more...

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World Cup: India-Pakistan warmup looked like the final


June 4th, 2009 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) Lord's wore the festive look of a final Wednesday as tens of thousands of fans packed the famed cricket ground for an ICC World Cup warmup tie ... Read more...

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S. Africa collapses at 121, Team India to chase 62 run target


April 13th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by admin
Kanpur, Apr 13 (ANI): Team India bowlers shined at the Green Park in Kanpur, as they bowled out the South African team at the score of 121. Men in Blue will ... Read more...

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Brett Lee says `Men in Blue are his best buddies off the field


February 26th, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Feb.26 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Brett Lee has claimed that overall there is a close relationship between his team and the Indian team. Admitting that there had been controversial incidents during the ... Read more...

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