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West Indies speedster Roach ready to face Kiwis


July 24th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), July 24 (IANS/CMC) Fit-again fast bowler Kemar Roach says he is looking to make a big impact when he returns to the Test side for the ... Read more...

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India bowled out for 138 in second ODI


July 24th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hambantota, July 24 (IANS) India were bundled out for 138 runs against Sri Lanka in the second One-day International (ODI) here Tuesday.Opener Gautam Gambhir top-scored with 65 and was ... Read more...

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Narine signs with Sydney for Aussie T20 showpiece


July 22nd, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 22 (IANS/CMC) Exciting West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine is headed to Australia's Twenty20 Big Bash League after signing with defending champions Sydney Sixers. The 24-year-old will join Australia ... Read more...

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Dinda stars in India A’s thrilling win over West Indies A


June 25th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, June 25 (IANS) Speedster Ashok Dinda bowled a brilliant super over to help India A level the two-match T20 series with the West Indies A at the ... Read more...

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Besieged Windies facing heavy defeat after limp display


May 12th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Northampton (England), May 12 (IANS/CMC) Embattled West Indies were facing the prospect of an innings defeat after their bowlers let England Lions off the hook and their batsmen then suffered their ... Read more...

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Rampaul rues Windies’ lack of killer instinct


May 12th, 2012 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Northampton (England), May 12 (IANS/CMC) Fast bowler Ravi Rampaul was left rueing the West Indies lack of killer instinct after the Caribbean side let England Lions off the hook on the ... Read more...

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Gambhir is just brilliant: Lee


May 7th, 2012 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders' Australian speedster Brett Lee lauded skipper Gautam Gambhir for leading from the front with strong individual performance."Gambhir is just brilliant. He ... Read more...

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Injury doubts linger over Edwards but Sammy upbeat


May 6th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Hove, (England) May 6 (IANS/CMC) Fitness doubts remain over leading fast bowler Fidel Edwards as West Indies' tour of England formally started here, but captain Darren Sammy has backed the speedster ... 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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Chanderpaul moves to fifth in Test rankings


April 14th, 2012 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, April 14 (IANS/CMC) Veteran West Indies left-hander Shivnarine Chanderpaul is steadily making his way back to the top of world cricket, moving three spots to fifth in the latest International ... Read more...

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Pollard shines in Mumbai’s win over Rajasthan (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 2:02 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) A blistering fifty and a four-wicket haul by Kieron Pollard helped Mumbai Indians get past a fighting Rajasthan Royals by 27 runs in an Indian Premier ... Read more...

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F1 circuit drive ‘terrorised’ Dale Steyn


April 10th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, April 10 (IANS) South African speedster Dale Steyn creates the fear of god whenever he runs in at a batsman. But the World's No.1 Test bowler was ... Read more...

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Bollinger hopes IPL stint earns him Australia recall


April 10th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings speedster Doug Bollinger wants to take "more and more" wickets in the Indian Premier League (IPL), hoping it gets him a recall ... Read more...

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Consistent year of losing for Indian cricket: Akram


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) Terming India's performance since the heady days of World Cup cricket victory in 2011 as a "consistent year of losing", former Pakistan speedster Wasim Akram ... Read more...

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KKR is a balanced side, will do well: Akram


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) Describing the Kolkata Knight Riders as a balanced side, the Indian Premier League franchisee's bowling coach Wasim Akram Monday exuded hope that the team would ... Read more...

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Roach slapped with fine over Lee incident


March 27th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St.Lucia), March 27 (IANS/CMC) West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach has been fined half his match fee for his altercation with Australian speedster Brett Lee during the fifth One-Day ... Read more...

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Fidel Edwards aiming to be fastest bowler on earth


December 18th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 18 (IANS) Speedster Fidel Edwards threatens to touch the 160 kmph-mark in the next one year and get closer to the fastest delivery ever unleashed by Pakistani ... Read more...

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Cummins should play in all three formats, says his agent


November 28th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 28 (IANS) Australia's new pace sensation Pat Cummins' agent is unhappy with captain Michael Clarke not being in favour of the fast bowler playing in all forms of ... 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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Akmal brothers, Riaz named in spot-fixing trial


October 7th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) The names of three more Pakistani cricketers have come up in the spot-fixing scandal that rocked the fourth Test against England at Lord's last summer.It has ... Read more...

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Royal Challengers beat Redbacks in a thriller


October 6th, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 5 (IANS) A confident home team Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) Wednesday beat a defiant South Australian Redbacks (SAR) by two wickets in a thriller at the Chinnaswamy stadium ... Read more...

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For Cummins, it is all happening faster than he dreamed


September 30th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 30 (IANS) Eighteen-year-old pace sensation Patrick Cummins is the youngest player in the ongoing Champions League T20 event in India and after a handful of first-class appearances ... Read more...

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Sidhu calls Akhtar’s claims a cheap gimmick


September 24th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 24 (IANS) Former Indian cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu Saturday said Pakistani pacer Shoaib Akhtar was indulging in cheap gimmicks to sell his book where the speedster has ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul torments Yorkshire with century


September 2nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS/CMC) Veteran left-hander Shivnarine Chanderpaul hammered his second successive century as Warwickshire flourished on the second day of their County Championship game against Yorkshire Thursday. The former West ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul narrowly misses double ton as Warwickshire win big


August 26th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Leeds (England), Aug 26 (IANS/CMC) Veteran West Indies left-hander Shivnarine Chanderpaul missed out on a double century as Warwickshire crushed Yorkshire by an innings and 58 runs inside three days in ... Read more...

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Sehwag, Ishant ruled out of ODI series


August 22nd, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) India opener Virender Sehwag and fast bowler Ishant Sharma have been ruled out of the One-day series against England.Mumbai batsman Ajinkya Rahane and Jharkhand ... Read more...

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Lee happy that Twenty20 is taken seriously in Australia


August 4th, 2011 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 4 (IANS) Speedster Brett Lee is happy that Australian players and cricket fans are taking the Twenty20 format seriously.Australia have come a long way since playing their first ... Read more...

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India will come back harder, says Strauss


July 28th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 28 (IANS) England captain Andrew Strauss is aware that India tend to come back harder after a loss, and said they cannot take the visitors for granted in ... Read more...

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Copeland, Lyon new faces in Australia’s squad for Sri Lanka series


July 26th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 26 (IANS) Speedster Trent Copeland and off-spinner Nathan Lyon are the new faces in Australia's 15-man squad for the three-match Test series in Sri Lanka next month.The squad, ... Read more...

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Lee happy with Australia’s coaching support staff


July 12th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 12 (IANS) Australian speedster Brett Lee feels the introduction of Justin Langer, Steve Rixon and Craig McDermott in the coaching support staff has made a big difference in ... Read more...

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Sammy happy with team’s effort in third Test (Lead)


July 11th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 11 (IANS) West Indies captain Darren Sammy has praised his team for showing a fighting spirit in the third cricket Test against India that ended in a ... Read more...

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Important to dismiss West Indies early: Ishant


July 10th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Rouseau (Dominica), July 10 (IANS) Indian speedster Ishant Sharma says his team will be looking to polish off the West Indies tail within the morning session on day five of ... Read more...

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Surprised that India chose to bat: Edwards


June 21st, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 21 (IANS) West Indies speedster Fidel Edwards was surprised that India chose to bat on a bouncy Sabina Park wicket in the first Test here Monday.Edwards, ... Read more...

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India suffer early setbacks on day one of first Test (Lead)


June 21st, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 21 (IANS) The West Indies bowler made most of the early morning moisture at the bouncy Sabina Park wicket by picking up four Indian wickets four 69 ... Read more...

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Akhtar pulls out of Sri Lanka League, says he has had enough


June 16th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 16 (IANS) Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar Thursday pulled out of the inaugural Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) citing personal reasons, and said he does not want ... Read more...

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