spirit of the game

Bermuda U-18 coach replaced for Florida brawl


June 28th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Hamilton (Bermuda), Jun 28 (IANS/CMC) Bermuda's Under-18 cricket coach Andre Manders has been stripped of his duties for disciplinary reasons following a brawl that led to a first division match being ... Read more...

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Ramdin penalised by ICC over Viv jibe


June 11th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, June 11 (IANS/CMC) West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Denesh Ramdin has been slapped with a fine by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for his controversial jibe at Vivian Richards while celebrating his ... Read more...

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Ramdin penalised by ICC over Viv jibe


June 11th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, June 11 (IANS/CMC) West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Denesh Ramdin has been slapped with a fine by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for his controversial jibe at Vivian Richards while celebrating his ... Read more...

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Malinga named ICC ambassador for T20 World Cup


June 8th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Friday unveiled Sri Lanka's star pacer Lasith Malinga as the official ambassador for the ICC World Twenty20 Sri Lanka ... Read more...

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Dhoni visits Leh


June 5th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 5 (IANS) Mahendra Singh Dhoni, brand ambassador of the Indian Army and captain of country's cricket team, Tuesday arrived at Leh town of Jammu and Kashmir.Dhoni, who is ... Read more...

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Sachin’s intervention led to Bell’s recall, claims report


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar played a significant role in the Indian decision to recall Ian Bell after he got run out in a bizarre fashion in the ... Read more...

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Inside none of us felt right about Bell incident: Dhoni


August 2nd, 2011 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Nottingham, Aug 1 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni admitted Monday that none of his team mates felt good about Ian Bell's run out and decided to withdraw the appeal ... Read more...

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Bell admits being naive


August 1st, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) England batsman Ian Bell took the blame for his bizarre run out on the third day of the second cricket Test which almost soured relations between ... Read more...

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Dhoni did the right thing by recalling Bell: Kumble


August 1st, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Former India captain Anil Kumble feels that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's decision to call back England batsman Ian Bell after he was adjudged run out during ... Read more...

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Bell didn’t deserve a second life: Botham


August 1st, 2011 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Former England captain Ian Botham has said batsman Ian Bell didn't deserve to be called back by India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni after being run out ... Read more...

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Dhoni and his boys hailed for recalling Bell


August 1st, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, Aug 1 (IANS) India's cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his boys were hailed by the cricketing world for upholding the spirit of the game by recalling England batsman ... Read more...

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The team wanted to protect the ’spirit of the game’: Dravid


August 1st, 2011 - 2:34 am ICT by IANS
Nottingham, Aug 1 (IANS) Veteran Indian batsman Rahul Dravid said it was an unanimous decision by the team to reinstate Ian Bell, who was run out in a bizarre manner, ... Read more...

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England take control of second Test (Roundup)


August 1st, 2011 - 2:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) England batted themselves to a commanding position in the second cricket Test, reaching 441/6 at stumps in the second innings, on a day when the ... Read more...

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No burden on India to prove anything: Zaheer


July 16th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Taunton, July 16 (IANS) Pace spearhead Zaheer Khan is confident that India can continue their run as the world's best Test team in the four-match series.The left-arm pacer said ... Read more...

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ICC fines Rampaul, reprimands Sammy


June 24th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 24 (IANS) West Indies fast bowler Ravi Rampaul was fined 10 percent of his match fee and captain Darren Sammy was eprimanded for breaching Level 1 of the ... Read more...

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West Indies team lacks consistency and confidence, says Walsh


June 21st, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), June 21 (IANS) Fast bowling legend Courtney Walsh feels that the West Indies cricket team lacks confidence and consistency.Walsh, however, said there is potential in West Indies ... Read more...

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Cricket in for a long and slow decline: Roebuck


April 9th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr. 9 (ANI): Noted cricket commentator and columnist Peter Roebuck believes that the game of cricket is gradually descending into an entertaining circus, and for all practical purposes, is finished as ... Read more...

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Ex-PCB chief asks India, Pak players to avoid clashes during World Cup semi-final


March 28th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 28(ANI): Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief Shaharyar Khan has urged players of both India and Pakistan to avoid clashes during Wednesday's World Cup semi-final at Mohali's Punjab Cricket Association ... Read more...

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Black Caps manager Currie asks players to avoid clashes during semi-final


March 27th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Mar 27 (ANI): Amid concerns over yesterday's on-field tussle against South Africa, New Zealand cricket team manager Dave Currie has urged players to be careful and avoid such incidents in their ... Read more...

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Mills, Vettori and du Plessis fined by ICC


March 26th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 26 (IANS) New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori and fast bowler Kyle Mills, and South Africa's Francois du Plessis have all been found to have breached the International Cricket ... Read more...

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Mills, Vettori and du Plessis fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct


March 26th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, Mar. 26 (ANI): New Zealand players Kyle Mills and Daniel Vettori along with South Africa's Francois du Plessis have all be found to have breached the ICC Code of Conduct following ... Read more...

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Tendulkar “a beacon of greatness representing true spirit of cricket”: Pak editorial


December 21st, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 21 (ANI): Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar, who created history on Sunday by becoming the first player to score 50 centuries in Test cricket, is a "beacon of greatness" ... Read more...

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Virginia Tech Football Team Defeats Georgia Tech


November 5th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Virginia Tech football team, the Hokies, won over the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets on Thursday night, with a 28-21 score. This victory lifted the 20th rank ... Read more...

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Match-fixing allegations have tarnished cricket’s reputation: Ponting


September 21st, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
Chandigarh, Sep 21 (ANI): Australian skipper Ricky Ponting on Tuesday accepting that the ongoing match-fixing imbroglio has tarnished the reputation of cricket as a 'clean sport' urged the players to maintain the ... Read more...

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Champions League: Siddle fined 750 dollars for bowling dangerously against CSK


September 20th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 20 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle was fined 750 dollars after being expelled by the umpire from the Victoria Bushrangers' attack during their tense win over Chennai Super Kings.Siddle ... Read more...

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Ban ’spot-fixers’ for life, says Vettori


September 5th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Sep 5(ANI): Calling for extreme steps to defend "the spirit of the game", New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori has said that life bans should be imposed on the three Pakistan players ... Read more...

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Spirit of game reponsibility of all cricketers: Sangakkara


August 18th, 2010 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Dambulla, Aug 18 (IANS) Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara Wednesday regretted the no-ball controversy involving Suraj Randiv and Indian batsman Virender Sehwag, saying that as a team they take the responsibility ... Read more...

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Randiv suspended for a match, Dilshan fined (Lead)


August 18th, 2010 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dambulla, Aug 18 (IANS) Sri Lankan cricket board Wednesday suspended off-spinner Suraj Randiv for a match and ordered forfeiture of the match fees of opener Tillakaratne Dilshan for acting in an ... Read more...

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No-ball controversy: Sangakkara accepts blame, says matter now with Lankan Cricket Board


August 18th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 18 (ANI): Sri Lankan skipper Kumar Sangakkara on Wednesday said that he has taken responsibility for team action regarding the no-ball incident that denied Indian opener Virender Sehwag ... Read more...

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Lanka cricket board apologises to Sehwag for no-ball incident


August 17th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Aug.17 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has apologised to Indian opener Virender Sehwag for denying him a one-day century after a deliberate no-ball from offspinner Suraj Randiv ended the match ... Read more...

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Murali a good human being: Bedi


July 22nd, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi, a diehard critic of Muttiah Muralitharan's bowling action, Thursday praised the Sri Lankan off-spinner for his wonderful qualities as a ... Read more...

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Windies spinner Benn suspended for ICC Code of Conduct breach


July 10th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 10 (ANI): West Indies spinner Sulieman Benn has been suspended for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his team's third Test match against South Africa in Barbados.Benn pleaded guilty ... Read more...

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Windies pacer Roach fined 50 per cent of match fee for ICC Code of Conduct breach


July 1st, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 1 (ANI): West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach has been fined 50 per cent of his match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his team's third Test ... Read more...

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Steyn fined 100 per cent of match fee for ICC Code of Conduct breach


July 1st, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 1 (ANI): South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn has been fined 100 per cent of his match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his country's third Test ... Read more...

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Strauss says Trott’s ‘pre-shot crease-work’ not against ’spirit of game’


June 4th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4(ANI): England captain Andrew Strauss has defended Lord's double centurion Jonathan Trott's 'pre-shot routine at the crease', which Bangladesh coach Jamie Siddons described as being against the spirit of the ... Read more...

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