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Windies switching gears for Twenty20 series against Australia


March 27th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), March 27 (IANS/CMC) For all their heroics in masterminding a tied series with Australia in the just concluded one-day series, West Indies say they will be refocussing ... Read more...

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Haddin not to return to West Indies, Wade set for Test debut


March 23rd, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 23 (IANS) Australian wicketkeeper Brad Haddin will not the return the West Indies due to family reasons.Haddin flew back from the Caribbean last week due to personal reasons, ... Read more...

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Sammy hopes to continue good record at Arnos Vale


March 15th, 2012 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kingstown (St Vincent), March 15 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy believes Arnos Vale can prove to be a "happy hunting ground" for his side, which prepares to square off with ... Read more...

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Dwayne Bravo named ODI vice captain


March 15th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kingstown, (St. Vincent), March 15 (IANS/CMC) All-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been appointed West Indies vice captain for the first three One-Day Internationals against Australia.The 28-year-old Bravo, who has not played for ... Read more...

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Forrest, Wade in Australia’s Test squad; Haddin retained


March 14th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 14 (IANS) Wicket-keeper Brad Haddin Wednesday retained his place in the 16-member Australia squad announced Wednesday for the first Test in the West Indies. Peter Forrest and Matthew ... 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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Rahul Dravid, a gentleman-cricketer to the core (Profile)


March 9th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 9 (IANS) Rahul Dravid never believed in half measures. He tried to be perfect in everything he did both on and off the field. For 16 years, ... Read more...

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ICC may allow local match officials in Pakistan


March 7th, 2012 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) may allow local match officials for Bangladesh's proposed tour of strife-torn Pakistan because it feels appointing "non-neutral match officials" may ... Read more...

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South Africa aim for clean sweep to claim No.1 ranking


March 6th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, March 6 (IANS) South Africa will be aiming to carry the winning momentum from its ODI series into the three-Test series against New Zealand starting in Dunedin Wednesday which ... Read more...

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Kohli starts series as highest-ranked batsman


February 4th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 4 (IANS) Virat Kohli will be the highest-ranked batsman in the ODI tri-series that starts Sunday with a clash between India and Australia in Melbourne.Kohli sits in ... Read more...

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India’s losing streak in Australia continues (Roundup)


February 1st, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 1 (IANS) India's disastrous run in Australia continued as they lost the first Twenty20 international by 31 runs at the ANZ Stadium here Wednesday.India managed 140 for ... Read more...

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Wade propels Australia to 171/4 in first T20 (Lead)


February 1st, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 1 (IANS) A sizzling 72 from Matthew Wade took Australia to 171 for four against India in their first T20 International at the ANZ Stadium here Wednesday.Wade, who ... Read more...

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Dhoni in no rush to phase out seniors


January 28th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 28 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Saturday said there is no rush to decide on the future of the senior players despite their poor performances in the ... Read more...

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Sehwag says seniors don’t need to retire


January 28th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 28 (IANS) Virender Sehwag feels the big three of Indian cricket - Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and V.V.S. Laxman - don't need to retire in the wake ... Read more...

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‘BCCI will prepare fair wickets’


January 24th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president N. Srinivasan has said that sporting wickets and not rank turners would be prepared for ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka selectors must go, says Ranatunga (Lead)


January 16th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 16 (IANS) Sri Lanka's cricket selection panel should be axed following the team's shabby showing in South Africa and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), former captain Arjuna Ranatunga ... Read more...

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Ranatunga says SL selectors must resign over team’s poor performance


January 16th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Jan 16 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan cricket captain-turned-politician Arjuna Ranatunga says the current national cricket selection panel should be sacked following the national team's poor performance in the United ... Read more...

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CA wants Tendulkar to play in ODIs


January 14th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 14 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) eagerly wants India's batting great Sachin Tendulkar to play in the ODIs to make the ensuing triangular series, also involving Sri Lanka, ... Read more...

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Fab Four have to fire together in Australia: Yuvraj


January 11th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) India's flamboyant left-handed batsman Yuvraj Singh Wednesday made himself available for selection for the triangular ODI series in Australia hoped the 'fab-four' would fire ... Read more...

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Cummins may also miss ODI series: NSW chief


January 9th, 2012 - 12:09 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 8 (IANS) Cricket New South Wales (NSW) chief executive David Gilbert has said local teen Pat Cummins may miss the summer tri-nation ODI series even if he recovers ... Read more...

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Domestic T20 the best: Dravid


December 14th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 14 (IANS) India's batting great Rahul Dravid feels Twenty20 role is best suited for domestic cricket. He has also asked the International Cricket Council (ICC) to cut down ... Read more...

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Empty stands not good advertisement for cricket: Dravid


December 14th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 14 (IANS) Concerned with the dwindling crowds for international cricket matches, former India captain Rahul Dravid said fans have sent a strong message that should not be ignored.Dravid ... Read more...

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Test cricket deserves to be protected: Dravid


December 14th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 14 (IANS) Former India captain Rahul Dravid feels Test cricket should be preserved and said day-night Test matches should be seriously considered by the International Cricket Council (ICC) ... Read more...

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Indian cricket team arrives in Australia


December 13th, 2011 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 13 (IANS) The Indian cricket team led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni arrived here Tuesday for a gruelling tour of Australia that comprises four Tests, a tri-nation ODI ... Read more...

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India win by 34 runs, wrap up ODI series against Windies 4-1 (Roundup)


December 11th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 11 (IANS) A maiden international century by Manoj Tewary powered India to a 34-run win against the West Indies in the fifth and concluding game as the ... Read more...

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Chepauk pitch likely to aid spin


December 10th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) The Indian and West Indian camps seem unanimous that the Chepauk pitch will be slow and might assist spinners in the fifth and concluding game ... Read more...

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Windies have everything to gain against India (Preview)


December 10th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 10 (IANS) With weather Gods showering benevolence instead of rains as the region is in the midst of north-east monsoon, the least one can say about Sunday's ... Read more...

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Sehwag elated at going past Tendulkar (Lead)


December 9th, 2011 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 9 (IANS) Virender Sehwag, who Thursday broke Sachin Tendulkar's record of highest individual score in One-day internationals, said he was elated at going past the cricketing great.Sehwag ... Read more...

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India look to seal series against Windies Monday


December 4th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Dec 4 (IANS) India would look to seal the series against the West Indies when they they clash in the third One-dayer at the Sardar Patel Gujarat Stadium ... Read more...

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Praveen Kumar ruled out of Australia series


November 29th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) India's medium pacer Praveen Kumar was ruled out of the on-going One-Day International series against the West Indies and also from the forthcoming Test series in ... Read more...

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Praveen Kumar ruled out of first three ODIs against Windies


November 28th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Cuttack, Nov 28 (IANS) India's pace spearhead Praveen Kumar has been ruled out of the first three ODIs against the West Indies, starting here Tuesday.The bowling responsibility will fall ... Read more...

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ODIs: Sehwag to lead India against Windies, Dhoni rested


November 25th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Virender Sehwag will lead India in the first three ODIs against the West Indies starting Tuesday with regular captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni being rested ahead ... Read more...

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Get the gorilla off your back: Ravi Shastri to Sachin


November 25th, 2011 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar last hit a century in any form of the game on March 12, 2011 in Nagpur against South Africa in the World Cup. ... Read more...

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Windies pick rookies Mohammed, Narine for ODIs against India


November 17th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
St.John's (Antigua), Nov 17 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies selectors picked rookies Jason Mohammed and Sunil Narine in the 15-man squad for the five-match ODI series against India and left out leg-spinner ... Read more...

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Can’t go to Australia without match practice: Zaheer


November 11th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) India's pace spearhead Zaheer Khan, who is recovering from a hamstring and ankle injury, admits he can't go to Australia without any match practice ... Read more...

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