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Bangladeshi couple jailed for 37 years


June 3rd, 2012 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 3 (IANS) The leader of a banned Islamist outfit in Bangladesh and his wife were Sunday sentenced to 37 years in prison for possessing weapons and bullets.Zahidul Islam ... Read more...

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Birthday boy Tendulkar releases book on his 100th ton


April 24th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, April 24 (IANS) Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar, on his 39th birthday Tuesday, released a book commemorating his 100th international century titled 'Sachin - A Tribute To The Legend' ... Read more...

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Zardari lost one rupee bet with Omar


April 8th, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Sunday said Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari owes him one rupee because he had bet that the Pakistani leader won't ... Read more...

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Pakistan beat Bangladesh to win Asia Cup


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 22 (IANS) Pakistan won the Asia Cup cricket tournament beating hosts Bangladesh by two runs in a thrilling final at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Thursday.Bangladesh ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Bangladesh restrict Pakistan to 236/9


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 22 (IANS) Bangladesh bowled well to restrict Pakistan to 236 for nine in the Asia Cup final at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Thursday.Opting to field, ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Bangladesh opt to field against Pakistan


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 22 (IANS) Bangladesh won the toss and opted to field against Pakistan in the final of the Asia Cup cricket tournament at the Shere Bangla National Stadium ... Read more...

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Bangladesh restrict Sri Lanka to 232


March 20th, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 20 (IANS) Bangladesh restricted Sri Lanka to 232 in a must-win Asia Cup tie at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Tuesday. A Bangladesh win will ... Read more...

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ICC comes to defence of Saeed Ajmal


March 19th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 19 (IANS) The International Cricket Council has come out in defence of Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal after the Indian team reportedly expressed doubts over the legality of the ... Read more...

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Rohit can be a good finisher: Dhoni


March 19th, 2012 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Sunday praised his batsmen for a stellar performance but reserved special praise for the talented Rohit Sharma, who he ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. Pakistan, 5th ODI, Asia Cup


March 18th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) Scoreboard of the fifth ODI of the Asia Cup between India and Pakistan at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Sunday.Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez lbw Dinda ... Read more...

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India beat Pakistan in Asia Cup


March 18th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) India chased down a stiff target to beat Pakistan by six wickets in the fifth match of the ODI at the Shere Bangla National ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of Pakistan’s innings against India


March 18th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) Scoreboard of Pakistan's innings against India in the fifth match of the Asia Cup at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Sunday.Pakistan: Mohammad Hafeez lbw ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Pakistan elect to bat against India


March 18th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 18 (IANS) Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat against India in the fifth match of the Asia Cup at the Shere Bangla National Stadium ... Read more...

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Bangladesh dedicates win to late cricketer Manjirul Islam


March 17th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 16 (IANS) Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim dedicated their thrilling five-wicket win over India here Friday to late Manjirul Islam, who died five years ago aged 22."It's a ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. Bangladesh, 4th ODI, Asia Cup


March 16th, 2012 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 16 (IANS) Scoreboard of the fourth ODI of the Asia Cup between India and Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Friday.India: Gautam Gambhir b Islam ... Read more...

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India erupts with joy as Sachin hits 100th ton (Roundup)


March 16th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Fans of Sachin Tendulkar all around the country were euphoric in their celebrations as the maestro completed his much awaited 100th international century against ... Read more...

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Delhi fans delighted at Sachin’s feat


March 16th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar's fans in Delhi could not help but jump with joy as their cricketing idol finally scored completed the elusive 100th international hundred ... Read more...

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Praise showered on Sachin for century of tons (Intro Roundup)


March 16th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Prime minister Manmohan Singh, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and longtime teammate Sourav Ganguly were among the many who showered praise on Sachin Tendulkar Friday ... Read more...

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India’s finest salute Sachin (Roundup)


March 16th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Prime minister Manmohan Singh, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and longtime teammate Sourav Ganguly were among the many who showered praise on Sachin Tendulkar Friday ... Read more...

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Cricketing world pays hearty tribute to Sachin


March 16th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) The cricketing world heaped praise on master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, who completed his 100th international hundred Friday in the Asia Cup match against Bangladesh.The ... Read more...

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Enjoy the game and chase your dreams, says Sachin


March 16th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 16 (IANS) "Enjoy the game and chase your dreams" was batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar's message to budding cricketers after he achieved his 100th international hundred against ... Read more...

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Tendulkar’s 100th ton takes India to 289/5


March 16th, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 16 (IANS) Riding on Sachin Tendulkar's record 100th international ton, India made 289 for five against Bangladesh in the fourth ODI of the Asia Cup at ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of India’s innings against Bangladesh


March 16th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 16 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of India's innings against Bangladesh in the fourth ODI of the Asia Cup at the Shere Bangla National Stadium ... Read more...

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PM congratulates Tendulkar on 100th international ton


March 16th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Friday congratulated batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar on his scoring his 100th international ton, saying that the cricketer had made India ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Sri Lanka bowled out for 188


March 15th, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 15 (IANS) A splendid show by Pakistani bowlers Aizaz Cheema and Saeed Ajmal skittled out Sri Lanka for a paltry 188 in 45.4 overs in the third ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Bangladesh plan to restrict India to 265


March 14th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 14 (IANS) Bangladesh will try to restrict India to 260-265 runs when they face off in the third ODI of the Asia Cup at the at ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: Eranga replaces Matthews in Sri Lanka squad


March 14th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 14 (IANS) Sri Lanka suffered a major setback Wednesday after star all-rounder Angelo Mathews Wednesday ruled out of the ongoing Asia Cup with a calf injury. He ... Read more...

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Virat-Gautam stand was the base for victory: Dhoni


March 14th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 13 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni lauded that double-hundred stand between centurions Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli that was key in the team's 50-run win ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs. Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Asia Cup


March 13th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 13 (IANS) Scoreboard of the second ODI of the Asia Cup between India and Sri Lanka at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Tuesday.India: Gautam Gambhir c Tharanga ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of India’s innings against Sri Lanka


March 13th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 13 (IANS) Scoreboard of India's innings against Sri Lanka in the second ODI of the Asia Cup at the Sher-e- Bangla National Stadium here Tuesday.India: Gautam Gambhir ... Read more...

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Asia Cup: India looking to make a fresh start against Sri Lanka


March 12th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), March 12 (IANS) Having suffered humiliation in the tour of Australia, India will look to make a fresh start when they face Sri Lanka in their opening ... Read more...

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Akram Khan quits as Bangaldesh’s chief cricket selector


March 7th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 7 (IANS) Chief selector Akram Khan quit Wedensday protesting against the Bangladesh Cricket Board's interference in selection matters.Khan resigned due to his differences with BCB president Mustafa Kamal ... Read more...

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Gayle smashes 44-ball century in BPL


February 10th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), Feb 10 (IANS) West Indies star batsman Chris Gayle struck an unbeaten 44-ball 101 to guide Barisal Burners to a 10-wicket win over Sylhet Royals in a Bangaldesh ... Read more...

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Congratulations pour in for Sehwag


December 9th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Cricket fraternity and fans hailed India's explosive opener Virender Sehwag's sensational 219, the highest by any player in One-day internationals.Congratulatory messages poured in from ... Read more...

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West Indies dressing room a happier place now: Sammy


October 18th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chittagong, Oct 18 (IANS/CMC) After their two victories over Bangladesh in the One-day International series, the West Indies dressing room is a happier place to be in, says skipper Darren Sammy.The ... Read more...

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