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Mike Brearley, Ted Dexter, Ian Chappell for Pataudi Memorial Lecture


December 28th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 28 (IANS) Sharmila Tagore, the wife of former Indian Cricket captain late Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, is excited about the plan of the Board of Cricket Control in ... Read more...

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PCB chief to meet ICC officials at Lord’s


July 18th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 18 (IANS) Pakistan's cricket chief Ijaz Butt is expected to meet top International Cricket Council (ICC) and English board officials on the sidelines of the 2,000th Test that ... Read more...

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Pakistan want to host ICC event in 2018


June 30th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
Hong Kong, June 29 (IANS) Pakistan, a no-go zone for international cricket teams since an attack on the Sri Lankan team in 2009, has requested the International Cricket Council (ICC) ... Read more...

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Former England spinner Titmus dies at 78


March 24th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 24 (ANI): Former England off-spinner Fred Titmus, who played county cricket across an incredible five decades, has died after a long illness. He was 78.Titmus, one of England's finest ... Read more...

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Mudassar Nazar says Pak squad ’simply not strong enough to win World Cup’


February 3rd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb 3(ANI): Mudassar Nazar, former director of game development for the Pakistan Cricket Board, has expressed his utter disbelief at the mediocre planning by the PCB and its selectors for the ... Read more...

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Strauss urges mates to aim for ‘The Holy Grail’ of English cricket


December 30th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.30 (ANI): England cricket captain has urged his mates to strive to win "The Holy Grail" of cricket - The Ashes series - by emerging victorious in the Sydney cricket Test ... Read more...

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‘Would love for Strauss to take my Ashes series winning skipper title,’ says Gatting


December 29th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 29 (ANI): Mike Gatting has nothing but praise for Andrew Strauss, the current England captain, who he believes has delivered on the promise he showed as a youngster.Their paths ... Read more...

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Strauss now wants England Ashes series victory


December 29th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 29 (ANI): England cricket captain Andrew Strauss has urged his side to win the Sydney Test and ensure an Ashes series victory after retaining the urn by winning the fourth ... Read more...

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ICC worried over lack of international cricket in Pakistan


July 18th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 18 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) is concerned that the lack of international cricket in Pakistan could severely dent the future of the game in the troubled country.ICC chief ... Read more...

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Brearley, Chappell ICC’s ambassadors to help Pak cricket


July 17th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 17 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has appointed former England captain Mike Brearley and ex-Australian skipper Greg Chappell as ambassadors to help the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) at a ... Read more...

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Cricket journalist Martin-Jenkins new MCC president


May 6th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) British journalist Christopher Martin-Jenkins has been appointed the new president of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). Martin-Jenkins will begin his one-year term October 1 when he takes ... Read more...

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Cricketers honour Ranji, ‘greatest batsman of all time’


September 11th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar has led eminent cricketers in London in honouring the original Indian cricketing hero, K.S. Ranjitsinhji, with one devotee describing him as the "greatest batsman ... Read more...

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‘England’s true test will be to defend Ashes in Australia’


August 26th, 2009 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) The historic Ashes win for England at home has raised hopes of a triumph on Australian soil, a feat England have achieved only four times since the controversial ... Read more...

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Five ex-England captains back Strauss to lift Ashes


July 8th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Cardiff (Wales), July 8 (ANI): Andrew Strauss has been backed for Ashes glory by the only five England captains still alive who have lifted the urn.As Strauss leads his side into today's ... Read more...

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Handling star players will be challenge for Strauss: Gower


July 5th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) Former England captain David Gower feels that the challenge for Andrew Strauss in the Ashes series will be how to handle his star players. In his column in The ... Read more...

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Dravid, Kumble to miss MCC meeting due to IPL


May 8th, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by admin
London, May 8 (IANS) India's Rahul Dravid and Anil Kumble will miss a meeting of the high-profile World Cricket Committee of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) here next week due to commitments ... Read more...

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