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Former Pakistani cricketers hail revival of India series (Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The announcement of revival of sub-continental cricketing ties has not gone down well with former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, who has questioned its timing, but ... Read more...

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Former Pakistani players hail cricket revival with India


July 16th, 2012 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The announcement of revived sub-continental cricketing ties might not have down well with former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, but former Pakistani players have given it ... Read more...

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Gavaskar slams India-Pakistan cricket series’ revival


July 16th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar Monday questioned the timing of the India-Pakistan cricket series and need for reviving cricketing ties between the two countries when ... Read more...

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Sangakkara on a record breaking spree, beats Bradman


July 4th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 4 (IANS) Sri Lankan cricketer Kumar Sangakkara has been on a record-breaking spree in the second Test against Pakistan here at the SSC grounds in the capital.Sangakkara ... Read more...

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Kakodkar chosen for Maharashtra Bhushan Award


April 26th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Eminent nuclear scientist Anil Kakodkar will be conferred this year's Maharashtra Bhushan Award for his contribution in making India a major global atomic power, an ... Read more...

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We didn’t bat intelligently towards the end: Gambhir


April 15th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 15 (IANS) Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir blasted his batsmen, saying they lacked intelligence towards the fag end of the innings as his team slumped to a ... Read more...

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Gavaskar inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame


February 9th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Feb 9 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar was inducted into the International Cricket Council (ICC) Hall of Fame in Dubai, receiving his commemorative cap from fellow Hall of ... Read more...

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Three-four players have played their last Test: Gavaskar


January 27th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 27 (IANS) Lashing out against the non-performing seniors, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has said that three seniors have played their last Test series for the country.As India ... Read more...

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Memories of two Cricket World Cup wins come alive at special gallery


January 3rd, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 3 (IANS) Keeping alive the memories of India's two victories in World Cup cricket, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Tuesday inaugurated a World Cup Cricket Gallery at ... Read more...

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Gavaskar clears stand on BCCI


December 14th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) A day after slamming the powerful Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) over payment of his dues, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar said ... Read more...

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Gavaskar slams BCCI for u-turn on his contract


December 13th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has blasted the cricket board after its refusal to pay him $1 million fee per season for media activities involving ... Read more...

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Happy to equal Gavaskar’s 34 Test centuries: Dravid


July 31st, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 31 (IANS) Rahul Dravid says he is elated to equal his childhood hero Sunil Gavaskar's record of 34 Test centuries.Dravid scored a gritty 117 at Trent Bridge ... Read more...

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India should have come with three openers: Gavaskar


July 29th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 29 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar criticised India's selectors for not picking a reserve opener for the ongoing England tour.The elbow injury to regular opener Gautam ... Read more...

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Dravid happy to complete unfinished job at Lord’s


July 24th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) Rahul Dravid says that scoring a century at Lord's was like turning the clock back to 1996 when he missed a century on debut by ... Read more...

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ICC’s All-time Dream Test team a joke: Alec Stewart


July 19th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) The Alltime Dream Test XI of the International Cricket Council (ICC), chosen through an online poll, has drawn flak from experts with former England wicketkeeper ... Read more...

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Four Indians figure in ‘All-time Greatest Test team’


July 18th, 2011 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, July 18 (IANS) Four Indians - Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Sunil Gavaskar and Kapil Dev - have made it to the 'Alltime Greatest Test team' through an online ... Read more...

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Gavaskar says ICC’s decision to abolish runners is unfair


June 28th, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar feels that the International Cricket Council (ICC) has taken an unfair decision by abolishing runners for injured batsmen in international ... Read more...

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Players’ choice to play for country or club: Kapil Dev


May 29th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 29 (IANS) Cricket legend Kapil Dev said Sunday that it was entirely up to the cricketers to decide whether they want to play for their country or ... Read more...

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Thousands pay last respects to Sai Baba (Roundup)


April 25th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Puttaparthi (Andhra Pradesh), April 25 (IANS) Thousands of devotees, including celebrities like Sachin Tendulkar and Sunil Gavaskar, and commoners paid their last respects to spiritual leader Sathya Sai Baba ... Read more...

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Mumbai now also becomes nation’s cricket capital


April 2nd, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) After being acknowledged as the country's commercial capital and entertainment hub, Mumbai has at last found international recognition as the nation's cricket capital by getting ... Read more...

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Bowling still a concern for India, says Gavaskar


March 25th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Former captain Sunil Gavaskar feels bowling will be a worry for India despite their remarkable victory over Australia in the World Cup quarter-finals Thursday.According ... Read more...

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Scientist Narlikar named for Maharashtra state award


March 7th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Eminent space scientist and astronomer Jayant Narlikar has been named as the recipient of the prestigious Maharashtra Bhushan 2010, an official said Monday.The award, which ... Read more...

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ESPN STAR Sports to telecast live India’s WC preparatory matches against Australia, Kiwis


February 11th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI/ Business Wire India): ESPN STAR Sports, ICC's Global Broadcast & Production Partner, will broadcast live India's preparatory matches against Australia and New Zealand as the teams get ... Read more...

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Kapil, Dravid, Ganguly among CEAT award winners as best World Cup cricketers


February 4th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Feb 4(ANI-Business Wire India): Former Indian captains Kapil Dev, Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly are among nine cricketers who have been honoured with the 'CEAT Cricket Rating World Cup Awards 2011' ... Read more...

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Sehwag smashes 22nd Test ton, Dravid 30th (Ahmedabad Test highlights)


November 4th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 4 (IANS) Virender Sehwag scored his 22nd Test ton while Rahul Dravid became the eighth batsman to score 30 Test centuries, surpassing Sir Donald Bradman's record of 29, on ... Read more...

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Gavaskar says Pawar had agreed to pay more


November 3rd, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar came out with fresh revelations Wednesday saying former Indian cricket board president Sharad Pawar had offered him Rs.5 crore after which he ... Read more...

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Gavaskar accuses BCCI of not clearing IPL dues, board denies


November 2nd, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar Tuesday said that despite "gentle" reminders, the Indian cricket board has not paid him for his services as a founding member of ... Read more...

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Gavaskar livid with the media over Kochi IPL team


October 29th, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) Cricketing great Sunil Gavaskar is livid with the media for pronuncing him guilty of various issues connected with the Indian Premier League and speculating over his future ... Read more...

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Kochi IPL gets 30 days to resolve its problems


October 27th, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Oct 27 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Wednesday gave the owners of Kochi's Indian Premier League (IPL) team a 30-day deadline to solve its internal disputes ... Read more...

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Indian Premier League to decide fate of Kochi team today


October 27th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur, Oct 27 (ANI): The Indian Premier League (IPL) Governing Council meets in Nagpur on Wednesday to decide the fate of the Kochi franchise issue.After two other teams - Kings XI ... Read more...

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Gavaskar admits being wooed by Kochi IPL, denies stakes in it (Lead)


October 26th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Sunil Gavaskar admitted Tuesday that he was being wooed by Kochi's Indian Premier League (IPL) team but rubbished reports of having any ... Read more...

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Gavaskar says IPL Kochi wants him


October 26th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Former India cricket captain Sunil Gavaskar said Tuesday he was being wooed by Kochi's Indian Premier League (IPL) team but he will take a decision only ... Read more...

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T20 has revitalized cricket, but Tests are undisputed kings: Gilchrist


October 21st, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 21 (ANI): Former Australian wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist has said that while Twenty20 cricket has revitalized the sport, Test match cricket will continue to be the undisputed king.Speaking at function held ... Read more...

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Australia needs big fast bowler to retain Ashes, says Gavaskar


October 20th, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 20 (IANS) India's cricketing legend Sunil Gavaskar feels that Australia need a big fast bowler and a leg spinner if they are to regain the Ashes this summer."They have got ... Read more...

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‘Sachin’s small margin separates magic from method’: Roebuck


October 12th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 12(ANI): As Indian centurions Sachin Tendulkar and Murali Vijay dominated day three of the Bangalore Test against Australia there was only a minute distinction between the two batsmen, "a ... Read more...

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