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Boycott elected Yorkshire county president


March 26th, 2012 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 26 (IANS) Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott has been elected president of the Yorkshire County Cricket Club by an overwhelming majority.The club said after the election at the ... Read more...

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Tough days ahead for Strauss-led England: Vaughan


December 11th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 11 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan feels that tough days are ahead for Andrew Strauss-led England as they face Pakistan and India in Test series next ... Read more...

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Cricketing world welcomes jail for tainted Pakistanis


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) The cricketing world Thursday welcomed the jail terms for tainted Pakistani players Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Aamir, saying the punishments will serve as a ... Read more...

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The guilty should never play for Pakistan again: Raja


November 2nd, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Ramiz Raja said the three cricketers found guilty of spot-fixing should never play for their country again.Pakistan trio Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and ... Read more...

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England paid the price for bullying India at home: Vaughan


October 27th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) Former captain Michael Vaughan said the England deserve to top the rankings in Test cricket but was concerned about their deteriorating performance in the ODIs after ... Read more...

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Players, officials pay tributes to Dilley


October 6th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 6 (IANS) Former England cricket captain Ian Botham has said he was shocked to hear of his former team mate Graham Dilley's passing away.Dilley, who shared a 117-run ... Read more...

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Cook destined to have illustrious career: Vaughan


August 17th, 2011 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Former captain Michael Vaughan believes England opener Alastair Cook is destined to have an illustrious cricket career.Cook, 26, rediscovered his form with a career-best 294 in ... Read more...

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Vaughan wants England to become World No.1 in ODIs


August 17th, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Former England skipper Michael Vaughan feels it is now time for the new World No.1 Test side to set their eyes on dominating the One-day International ... Read more...

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Flower, Strauss owe England’s success to Fletcher


August 14th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 14 (IANS) England captain Andrew Strauss and coach Andy FLower owe their success to India coach Duncan Fletcher, who must take some credit for laying the foundation of ... Read more...

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Bopara should stop idolising Tendulkar: Vaughan


August 12th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan wants middle-order batsman Ravi Bopara to stop idolising batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar.Vaughan said that since Bopara is playing against Tendulkar ... Read more...

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England dominate India with Cook’s ton (Roundup)


August 12th, 2011 - 1:44 am ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 12 (IANS) Alastair Cook struck his 19th Test century as England tightened their grip on the third Test by posting a mammoth 456 for three in the first ... Read more...

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Vaughan predicts a 4-0 whitewash of India


August 8th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Former England skipper Michael Vaughan has said it would be tough for India to bounce back in the four-match cricket Test series and predicted a 4-0 ... Read more...

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Hot Spot makers reject Vaughan’s ‘vaseline’ claims


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) BBG Sports, the company that owns the Hot Spot technology which is used for the Decision Review System (DRS) in cricket, has rejected former England captain ... Read more...

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DRS back in spotlight in India-England series


July 31st, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 31 (IANS) The use of technology came under scanner on the second day of the second cricket Test when England were left unconvinced by the Hotspot technology ... Read more...

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Pietersen will be England’s X-factor, feel Vaughan and Warne


July 16th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan and Australian spin legend Shane Warne feel that maverick all-rounder Kevin Pietersen will be England's x-factor in the forthcoming Test series ... Read more...

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Strauss is defensive, Dhoni thrives on aggression: Vaughan


July 16th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan described Andrew Strauss as a defensive captain and called India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni as an aggressive leader.Vaughan said Strauss likes ... Read more...

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England might test Tendulkar with short balls: Vaughan


July 13th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan feels the best chance of getting maestro Sachin Tendulkar out cheaply in the upcoming series against India is to test ... Read more...

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‘Playboy’ Prince Harry whispers sweet nothings to Pippa Middleton


April 30th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Prince Harry switched on to his flirty best when he leaned over to whisper to his new sister-in-law Pippa Middleton about how beautiful she looked at the royal ... Read more...

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Pippa Middleton’s dress steals the show at the Royal wedding


April 30th, 2011 - 1:19 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, April 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kate Middleton’s younger sister, Pippa, seems to have hogged the attention during the Royal Wedding on Friday. The 27-year-old was wearing a dress designed by Alexander McQueen.Though ... 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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Handling the media will be Fletcher’s biggest challenge: Vaughan


April 27th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan feels that newly appointed India coach Duncan Fletcher's "biggest challenge" will be to handle the media in a cricket crazy ... Read more...

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Pietersen must prove his hunger to play for England: Vaughan


April 16th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 16 (ANI): Former skipper Michael Vaughan wants Kevin Pietersen to answer his critics with a deluge of runs to prove that he still has the hunger to play for England. ... Read more...

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Strauss should stay as England’s ODI captain: Broad


April 13th, 2011 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): Andrew Strauss should stay as skipper of the England one-day squad despite the team's World Cup quarterfinal exit and 6-1 drubbing at the hands of Australia, said pacer ... Read more...

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Vaughan wants Stuart Broad as England one-day captain


March 29th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 29(ANI): Former England captain Michael Vaughan has said that fast bowler Stuart Broad should be appointed as the next one-day captain if Andrew Strauss steps down from the role."I just ... Read more...

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Vaughan expects Strauss to quit one-day cricket following England’s World Cup exit


March 28th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28(ANI): Former England captain Michael Vaughan believes that Andrew Strauss may quit one-day cricket following the team's World Cup quarterfinal exit.England was knocked out of the World Cup following their ... Read more...

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Strauss ‘not planning to quit’ ODIs


March 14th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 14 (ANI): The England management have denied reports that captain Andrew Strauss is to retire from one-day cricket after the World Cup, but there is growing sense this team is ... Read more...

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We’ve learned lessons from 2007 World Cup: Strauss


February 14th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 14 (IANS) England captain Andrew Strauss Monday said his team has learnt from their dismal performance in the 2007 World Cup in the Caribbean.Four years's back Michael Vaughan's team failed ... Read more...

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England keen to forget dismal 2007 WC campaign: Strauss


February 14th, 2011 - 8:16 am ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Feb.14 (ANI): Skipper Andrew Strauss believes that England has learnt its lessons from their dismal 2007 World Cup campaign, and will be looking forward to the two warm-up games with Canada ... Read more...

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Warne wants legends cricket match to raise money for Queensland flood victims


January 13th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 13 (ANI): Australian spin legend Shane Warne wants to play a cricket match to raise money for the Queensland flood victims, and has made prominent use of the social networking ... Read more...

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Ashes-winning England’s biggest test will come against India: Vaughan


January 10th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 10(ANI): The Andrew Strauss-led England team is still on a high after thrashing Australia in the Ashes series, but there is work to be done, according to former captain ... Read more...

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Cook more talented than Pietersen, says Anderson


January 6th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 6 (IANS) England fast bowler James Anderson feels team mate and in-form batsman Alastair Cook is more talented than the flamboyant Kevin Pietersen. ... Read more...

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England can replace ageing India as top Test side: Vaughan


December 31st, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 31 (IANS) Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan has tipped England to take over the position of No.1 Test side as India are an ageing side.Vaughan feels the other ... Read more...

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Melbourne Ashes Test best chance for England to retain Ashes urn: Vaughan


December 24th, 2010 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24(ANI): The Andrew Strauss-led England team can secure the Ashes in the Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, according to former captain Michael Vaughan."England may find it has ... Read more...

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Vaughan: Cocky England took foot off the gas at Perth


December 20th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 20 (ANI): Former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan believes that Andrew Strauss's boys took their foot off the gas to let Australia run away with the Perth Test.He believes that ... Read more...

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Vaughan wants Bell to bat at No.5 position


December 19th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Former England captain Michael Vaughan wants batsman Ian Bell up the batting order to make the most of his run-making ability in the Ashes series.Bell was England's ... Read more...

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