sports cricket

Clarke achieves glory at SCG without sponsor

January 5th, 2012 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Australian captain Michael Clarke struck a landmark triple century at the historical Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) but for the first time in his career there was ... Read more...

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We don’t have a sporting culture: Abhinav Bindra

October 24th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Olympic gold medalist-turned-writer Abhinav Bindra, whose shots have rarely missed the bull's eye, says India does not have a long-range sports policy and culture ... Read more...

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Onir’s ‘I Am’ to open London Asian Film Festival (Movie Snippets

March 2nd, 2011 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Director Onir's "I Am", a tale of four stories woven together that takes audiences through issues and dilemmas that bruise modern Indian society, will open ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Australia must go for pace rather than spin in World Cup: Border

January 31st, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.31 (ANI): Former Australian cricket captain and now Fox Sports cricket expert Allan Border believes that the best chance for his country to nail the ICC cricket World Cup for the ... Read more...

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Experts say Australia’s Ashes hopes are in tatters

December 7th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide/Melbourne, Dec.7 (ANI): Cricket experts and fans say that the current Australia team can't reclaim the Ashes from England.The harsh reality of England's comprehensive victory at the Adelaide Oval on Tuesday (an ... Read more...

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Tennis star Somdev keen to train northeast players

December 6th, 2010 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
By Sujit Chakraborty Agartala, Dec 6 (IANS) India's tennis sensation Somdev Devvarman, who won two gold medals at the Guangzhou Asian Games last month, is keen to train promising players from the ... Read more...

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Australian players lack killer instinct: Allan Border

December 5th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 5 (ANI): Cricket legend Allan Border has said that the Australian players lack killer instinct, as England took total control of the second Ashes Test at the Adelaide Oval.Australia ... Read more...

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Oz selectors have put middle order on notice, says ex-player Julian

November 15th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov. 15 (ANI): Former Australian fast bowler Brendon Julian is of the view that the team's middle order is currently under immense pressure to perform and deliver.Now a Fox Sports cricket ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Krejza should be recalled for Ashes: Mark Waugh

November 14th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov. 14 (ANI): Former Australian cricketer Mark Waugh has said that the National Selection Panel (NSP) should recall off-spinner Jason Krejzad for the Ashes.The spinner's spot remains the most contentious as ... Read more...

Posted in National |

CRPF organizes T20 cricket tournament to curb stone pelting menace

March 19th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir), Mar 19 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) organized a T20 cricket tournament here with an eye on curtailing the stone pelting menace.The CRPF distributed cricket kits ... Read more...

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Ponting can’t tarnish Gavaskar’s image: Akram

November 20th, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram feels that Ricky Ponting's comments against Sunil Gavaskar were unwarranted and said that the Australian captain should refrain from bad-mouthing legendary players."A ... Read more...

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ICC official David Richardson to brief media during India-Lanka Test

July 22nd, 2008 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, July 22 (ANI) ICC General Manager Cricket David Richardson will be available to brief the media on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. in the Media Press Box at the Sinhala Sports ... Read more...

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