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I will learn from the Indian team: Fletcher


July 15th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) Indian cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher feels he can end up learning more from the players than teaching them.Fletcher, who was coach of the Ashes ... Read more...

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Kevin Pietersen says he is hungry for runs


May 25th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) England batting star Kevin Pietersen, who is returning from an injury, has warned critics not to write him off, saying he is still hungry for runs.Pietersen, ... Read more...

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Flower signs new contract to stay on as England coach


May 3rd, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 3 (IANS) Andy Flower has signed a new contract with the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to stay on as the team director.Flower, a former Zimbabwe ... Read more...

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Fletcher could come a cropper when he tours UK with Indian team: Swann


April 29th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 29 (ANI): England off-spinner Graeme Swann has said that new Indian cricket team coach Duncan Fletcher could "come a cropper" if he tries to use his intimate knowledge of players ... Read more...

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Flower No.1 contender to replace Kirsten: Report


April 19th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 19 (IANS) England team director and former Zimbabwe captain Andy Flower is the top contender to replace Gary Kirsten as the coach of the Indian cricket team, according ... Read more...

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Flower seen as mastermind of England’s Ashes series marvel


January 7th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.7 (ANI): England cricket coach Andy Flower is being seen as the mastermind behind the team's Ashes series triumph against Australia.According to the Sun, Flower has been calm, brave and ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods removed from cover of his own video game


January 7th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): Golfer Tiger Woods has been dropped from the box cover of the latest Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12.Despite being dumped by some of his major sponsors after ... Read more...

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Anderson defends ex-England coach Moores after Pietersen’s criticism


January 1st, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 1(ANI): England fast bowler Jimmy Anderson has praised former coach Peter Moores, a day after batsman Kevin Pietersen claimed that the Three Lions' would not have retained the Ashes with ... Read more...

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The credit for England’s rise belongs to coach Flower: Pringle


December 31st, 2010 - 10:23 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec. 31 (ANI): Former England fast bowler and now columnist with The Telegraph, Derek Pringle, has said the credit for England's rise as an international cricket powerhouse again, belongs to coach ... Read more...

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My quitting as skipper laid England’s Ashes win foundation: Pietersen


December 31st, 2010 - 9:40 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec. 31 (ANI): England middle-order batsman Kevin Pietersen has said that the foundations of the team's retention of the Ashes in Australia were laid by his messy departure as captain and ... Read more...

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Gatting credits England’s Ashes success to Flower and Strauss


December 30th, 2010 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) Former England captain Mike Gatting Thursday attributed the national side's success in retaining the Ashes to team director Andy Flower and said he along with captain Andrew Strauss ... Read more...

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Flower defends bowling coach Mushtaq after ICC chief’s caution over his ‘dubious’ past


September 4th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 4 (ANI): England coach Andy Flower defended his spin bowling coach Mushtaq Ahmed after the International Cricket Council asked the ECB to be more vigilant, adding that it would not ... Read more...

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Elusive three figure mark in Test denting Pietersen’s morale


August 27th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 27 (ANI): England batsman Kevin Pietersen's has admitted that failure to score a Test century in the last year-and-a-half has dented his morale.Pietersen has not reached three figures at Test ... Read more...

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Anderson restoring dying art of swing bowling in cricket: Moores


August 3rd, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 3(ANI): Former England coach Peter Moores has said that fast bowler James Anderson is restoring one of cricket's dying arts - swing bowling.Moores reckons that Anderson's ability to deceive batsmen ... Read more...

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Medical team advises Flintoff to delay return from injury


August 3rd, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 3 (ANI): The long-awaited return of England all rounder Andrew Flintoff, who underwent knee surgery, has been delayed on the advice of his county's medical team.Flintoff was set to ... Read more...

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New drug shows dramatic results in reducing lung cancer tumours


June 23rd, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): A new drug could be instrumental in shrinking tumours in lung cancer patients, according to a new study.The new drug, crizotinib, under development by Pfizer, showed dramatic results ... Read more...

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England will retain Ashes next winter: Willis


April 25th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 25(ANI): Former English cricketer Bob Willis is optimistic about the national team retaining the Ashes against Australia next winter."They should retain the Ashes against that Australian bowling attack, it's appalling. ... Read more...

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Banned Younis likely to replace Sangakkara in Lancashire


April 10th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.10 (ANI): Banned former Pakistan captain Younis Khan may replace Sri Lankan skipper Kumara Sangakkara as Lancashire's overseas player during the next county season.With Sri Lanka having a packed schedule in ... Read more...

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Flintoff will play again, says Moores


March 9th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 9 (ANI): England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff, who retired from Test cricket last year and is currently recovering from surgery, will play again, according to Lancashire coach Peter Moores.Flintoff has ... Read more...

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Waqar front runner for Pakistan coach’s job


February 23rd, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Omar Khalid Karachi, Feb 23 (IANS) After considering the names of high-profile international coaches like Greg Chappell and Mickey Arthur, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) seems to have settled for former Test ... Read more...

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Pietersen gunning for England vice-captaincy in Tests against Bangladesh


February 16th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb.16 (ANI): England's best bat Kevin Pietersen is reportedly in the running to be the team's vice-captain for Tests against Bangladesh.According to The Telegraph, coach Andy Flower has left the door ... Read more...

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New drug stops tumour growth


February 15th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 15 (IANS) A novel and rapid anti-cancer drug development strategy has resulted in a new drug that stops kidney and pancreatic tumours from growing in mice. Researchers at the Moores ... Read more...

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Molecular switch that helps pancreatic cancer beat drugs identified


January 29th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Researchers at University of California, San Diego, have identified a molecular switch that helps pancreatic cancer become resistant to drugs.The molecular switch steps up pancreatic cancer cell survival ... Read more...

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Strauss close to completing amazing year at the helm of England affairs


January 14th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): England skipper Andrew Strauss can complete a year of amazing success by inspiring his team to avoid a defeat in the Fourth Test against South Africa.Strauss has led ... Read more...

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Sangakkara to play for Lancashire


December 28th, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara will play for English county Lancashire next season. Sangakkara's early-season involvement will be disrupted by the Twenty20 World Cup in the West Indies ... Read more...

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England has improved massively since the two Andys took over: Prior


December 3rd, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Dec 3(ANI): England wicket keeper Matt Prior has said that teams spirit has improved massively since skipper Andrew Strauss and coach Andy Flower assumed charge.Prior's comments are an indirect criticism of ... Read more...

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Strauss is backing Pietersen for captain again


October 18th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.18 (ANI): Current England cricket captain Andrew Strauss believes the country's best bat Kevin Pietersen can return as captain despite his spectacular fall from grace nine months ago.The Telegraph and the ... Read more...

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I rejected coaching offers of two top nations: Fleming


October 12th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct. 12 (ANI): Since his retirement from international cricket last year, former New Zealand skipper Stephen Fleming has rejected two plum-coaching offers, one believed to be England.Stuff.co.nz quoted Fleming as ... Read more...

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Fifth ranked England team cannot afford to rest on Ashes laurels: Flower


August 25th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): England coach Andy Flower has promised fans his Ashes-winning side will not rest on their laurels.The former Zimbabwe ace helped mastermind the 2-1 series victory over Australia ... Read more...

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Leave Flintoff alone, says ex-Lancashire mate Stuart Law


July 8th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): Former Lancashire captain Stuart Law believes that England all-rounder Andrew Flintoff should not be a topic of discussion and that the ECB should value the cricketing giant who ... Read more...

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Flintoff finds his form with bat


June 26th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS) With just 11 days left for the first Ashes Test, England cricket fans found something to cheer as charismatic all-rounder Andrew Flintoff came back from injury with a ... Read more...

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New biomarker that may help predict leukemia aggressiveness identified


April 20th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Scientists from University of California, San Diego and the Moores UCSD Cancer Centre have identified a biomaker that may help predict aggressiveness of difficult-to-treat form of leukaemia.The research ... Read more...

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Coach Flower could be removed if ECB chooses to axe Strauss


April 17th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.17 (ANI): England team director Andy Flower may have to consider other employment options if Andrew Strauss were to lose the captaincy, reveals former skipper Tony Greig.Greig believes everything should be ... Read more...

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Warne lauds Flower’s selection as England coach


April 16th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (South Africa), Apr.16 (ANI): Former Australian leg spinner and captain of the IPL franchisee Rajasthan Royals, Shane Warne, has praised the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for selecting former ... Read more...

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Flower believes KP has the goods to deliver Ashes to England


April 16th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr.16 (ANI): New England cricket team coach Andy Flower believes batsman Kevin Pietersen can help England regain The Ashes this year.The ex-Zimbabwe skipper, 40, insists that the talented but sometimes self-obsessed ... Read more...

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