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IPL is changing the face of world cricket: Pollock


May 7th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Former South African fast bowler and captain Shaun Pollock feels the Indian Premier League (IPL) has done a world of good for the game ... Read more...

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Batsmen motivated to do well against Daredevils: Pollock


April 26th, 2012 - 11:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Mumbai Indians mentor and coach Shaun Pollock Thursday backed his batsmen to do well against Delhi Daredevils, against whom they had suffered a humiliating ... Read more...

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Happy to win tournament: Lasith


October 10th, 2011 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 10 (IANS) Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga was adjudged Man of the Series for his all-round performance for Mumbai Indians who on Sunday night won the ... Read more...

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Advantage Mumbai, says coach Pollock


October 6th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 6 (IANS) Having played two of their four Group A fixtures here at Chepauk as against none by their semi-final rivals Somerset, coach Shaun Pollock believes that ... Read more...

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South African cricketer Norman Gordon celebrates 100th birthday


August 6th, 2011 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Aug 6 (IANS) Former South African fast bowler Norman Gordon Saturday became the first cricketer to have lived for 100 years.Gordon, born on this day in 1911, is also ... Read more...

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Pollock backs Kirsten as SA coach


June 7th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 7 (IANS) Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock believes his ex-colleague Gary Kirsten's appointment as the coach of the South African cricket team is a good move by ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians target game against Kings XI Punjab to return to winning ways


May 2nd, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Mumbai, May 2 (ANI): Mumbai Indians have trained their guns on struggling Kings XI Punjab to return to winning ways in the Indian Premier League after their morale-shattering seven-wicket loss to ... Read more...

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Pollock asks Mumbai Indians not to be complacent against Kochi Tuskers


April 15th, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 15 (ANI): Ahead of their match against Kochi Tuskers Kerala (KTK), bowling coach of Mumbai Indians Shaun Pollock has said that his team would continue to perform well and ... Read more...

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Watson as good as Flintoff, Kallis


April 13th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr. 13 (ANI): Australia all-rounder Shane Watson can be compared to England's Andrew Flintoff and South Africa's Jacques Kallis in terms of his statiscal achievements in recent times.According to Fox Sports, ... Read more...

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Confident Vettori says every IPL match is important


April 12th, 2011 - 10:44 am ICT by ANI
Bengaluru, Apr 12 (ANI): Ahead of their match against Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Daniel Vettori has said that they would work hard on every match of the Indian Premiere League ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians upbeat against Royal Challengers


April 12th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 11 (IANS) Fresh from their emphatic eight-wicket victory over Delhi Daredevils Sunday, Mumbai Indians are raring to take on home team Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Tuesday in the ... Read more...

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Kallis completes a rare double in World Cup (Statistical Highlights)


March 16th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 16 (IANS) South Africa's veteran all-rounder Jacques Kallis became the second all-rounder after Sri Lankan Sanath Jayasuriya to score 1,000 runs and pick up 20 wickets in ... Read more...

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Proteas’ run chase against India their highest in World Cup


March 13th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, March 13 (IANS) South Africa's successful run chase of 300/6 against India Saturday is their highest in World Cup history.The other highlights:* Dale Steyn has become the sixth ... Read more...

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Zaheer snaps 250 wickets, Pathan hits maiden 50 against Proteas (Match highlights)


January 19th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Jan 19 (IANS) The explosive Yusuf Pathan struck his maiden fifty against South Africa while Zaheer Khan became only the fifth Indian bowler to take 250 wickets in One-day ... Read more...

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Ntini announces retirement from international cricket


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Nov 2 (IANS) South African fast bowler Makhaya Ntini Tuesday announced his retirement from international cricket.The 33-year-old Ntini, the first black cricketer to play for South Africa, however, confirmed plans to ... Read more...

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I didn’t know how to face Cronje, says Tendulkar


October 30th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar, arguably the greatest batsman the game of cricket has seen after Sir Don Bradman, Saturday revealed that it was the innocuous bowling of former South ... Read more...

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Smith steps down as Proteas’ Twenty20 captainSports/Sports


August 18th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Aug 18 (IANS) Captain Graeme Smith Wednesday announced he will stand down as the South African cricket captain from both the versions of limited overs cricket. He quit the Twenty20 post ... Read more...

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Nagpur Test defeat Dhoni’s first as captain (Statistical highlights)


February 9th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Feb 9 (IANS) India's loss by an innings and six runs to South Africa here Tuesday is Mahendra Singh Dhoni's first defeat as a captain in Tests. Dhoni has lost one, ... Read more...

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Pollock wants Ntini out, Friedel de Wet in


January 1st, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town (S. Africa), Jan.1 (ANI): Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock has told selectors to axe Makhaya Ntini and bring in paceman Friedel de Wet.De Wet's 4-55 in the First Test ... Read more...

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Broad urges England to “continue momentum” for series win against Proteas


December 31st, 2009 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Durban (S.Africa), Dec. 31 (ANI): England fast bowler Stuart Broad has urged his team-mates not to waste the opportunity they've built up by letting South Africa back into the series next week.Broad, ... Read more...

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20 wickets without Flintoff may be a problem for England: Pollock


December 8th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, Dec 8(ANI): Former South African captain Shaun Pollock has said that the touring England side would not be able to take 20 wickets in a Test without all-rounder Andrew Flintoff, who ... Read more...

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Freddie’s boots too big yet for Broad to fill: Pollock


November 2nd, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 2 (ANI): Proteas bowling legend Shaun Pollock has warned England not to burden Stuart Broad with too much expectation as they look to build on their Ashes success in South ... Read more...

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Vettori joins club of top all-rounders


August 26th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 26 (IANS) New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has joined the ranks of Test cricket's elite all-rounders, becoming the eighth player to complete the double of 300 wickets and 3,000 ... Read more...

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ODIs still the best limited-overs format: Pollock


August 17th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by IBNS
Dubai, Aug 17 (IBNS) Ex-South Africa captain Shaun Pollock believes One-Day International cricket is still the best limited-overs form of the game.Looking ahead to next month’s ICC Champions Trophy to be played ... Read more...

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Pollock says ODIs still the best limited-overs format


August 17th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Aug.17 (ANI): Ex-South Africa captain Shaun Pollock believes one-day international cricket is still the best limited-overs form of the game.Looking ahead to next month's ICC Champions Trophy to be played at ... Read more...

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No more playing tricks, ICC warns England pacer Broad (Lead)


June 13th, 2009 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) Friday censured England fast bowler Stuart Broad for throwing his left arm towards extra-cover fielder during his delivery stride in a bid to unsettle ... Read more...

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No playing tricks, ICC tells Chris Broad


June 13th, 2009 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) International Cricket Council Friday disapproved England fast bowler Chris Broad's tactic of throwing his left-arm towards extra-cover fielder during his delivery stride in a bid to unsettle South ... Read more...

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Broad banned from trying to distract batsmen as he runs into bowl


June 13th, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): England's fast bowler Stuart Broad has been banned by World Twenty20 officials from trying to distract batsmen as he runs into bowl.Broad's tactic was outlawed, because the ... Read more...

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Super Kings looking to take revenge against Mumbai Indians


May 15th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Port Elizabeth, May 15 (IANS) Last year's runners-up Chennai Super Kings will hope to book their semi-final berth when they face Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Sahara ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals in must-win clash


May 13th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, May 13 (IANS) Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals will clash in a must-win game in Indian Premier League's double header Thursday. Rajasthan Royals, however, would be without their inspirational captain Shane ... Read more...

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Kings XI, Mumbai Indians in a must-win situation (Preview)


May 11th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Centurion, May 11 (IANS) Both Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab are in a must-win situation as they face each other in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Centurion Park ... Read more...

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We have to win all games now, says Tendulkar


May 9th, 2009 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
East London, May 9 (IANS) After their third consecutive loss Friday night in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Mumbai Indians have to win their remaining five matches if they want to ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians hoping to bounce back against Daredevils


May 7th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
East London, May 7 (IANS) After suffering two consecutive defeats, Mumbai Indians will be hoping to bounce against table toppers Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Buffalo ... Read more...

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Rhodes rates Duminy as a ‘great fielder’ (Lead)


April 21st, 2009 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, April 21 (IANS) Former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes, one of the best fielders the game has ever seen, rated compatriot Jean Paul Duminy as a "great fielder". Duminy is now ... Read more...

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Playing under Rhodes and Pollock a huge privilege: Duminy


April 21st, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, April 21 (IANS) South Africa's latest batting sensation Jean Paul Duminy said that playing under his childhood heroes Jonty Rhodes and Shaun Pollock in the Mumbai Indians team has been a ... Read more...

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