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Clarke will face awkward start as one-day captain: Julian

March 29th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 29(ANI): Michael Clarke faces an awkward initiation as Australian captain if Ricky Ponting remains in the one-day side as a batsman only, former teammate Brendon Julian has said.Julian's comments ... Read more...

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Strauss urges mates to aim for ‘The Holy Grail’ of English cricket

December 30th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.30 (ANI): England cricket captain has urged his mates to strive to win "The Holy Grail" of cricket - The Ashes series - by emerging victorious in the Sydney cricket Test ... Read more...

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Yousuf tactics in Sydney Test horrendous: Warne

January 22nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan.22 (ANI): Former Australian leg-spinner Shane Warne has labelled Pakistan cricket captain Mohammad Yousuf's tactics in the recently held Sydney cricket Test as horrendous.Warne believes that Yousuf adopted defensive fields to ... Read more...

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Australia not racist, says India-born CA official

June 13th, 2009 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, June 13 (IANS) Cricket adminstrator and medical practitioner Gorur Harinath, who was awarded an Order of Australia medal in the Queen's Birthday Honours Friday, does not feel the country where he ... Read more...

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Boucher was given out wrongly, says Cricket Australia’s umpires manager

January 9th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Jan 9 (IANS) South African batsman Mark Boucher was wrongly given out leg before wicket on the final day of the Sydney cricket Test against Australia, said Cricket Australia's (CA) umpires ... Read more...

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S. Africa says that it has Haydos ‘’strangled”

January 5th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.5 (ANI): South Africa''s bowlers have a suffocation plan in place that has helped them to dismiss Australian opener Matthew Hayden in the Sydney cricket Test. Hayden is almost certainly playing ... Read more...

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ICC President pays tribute to Bradman

August 27th, 2008 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 27 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) President David Morgan paid rich tribute to Sir Donald Bradman on his birth centenary Wednesday."His life was a lifetime of service to cricket and ... Read more...

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Indian origin Australian to head Cricket NSW

June 4th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 4 (IANS) In a remarkable achievement, an Indian origin Australian has become the chairman of arguably the strongest state cricket association - Cricket New South Wales (NSW). G.K Harinath, who ... Read more...

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Present and future revive memories of India’s glorious past

March 3rd, 2008 - 12:14 am ICT by admin
(Cricket Round-Up)Sydney/Kuala Lumpur, March 2 (IANS) It could not have been a sweeter Sunday for Indian cricket. In Sydney Sachin Tendulkar inspired India to a crushing six-wicket win against Australia in the ... Read more...

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I couldn’t refuse tempting offer from ICL: Arnold

February 17th, 2008 - 2:11 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Feb 17 (IANS) Former Sri Lankan Test cricketer Russel Arnold has said that the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL) made him an offer so tempting that he couldn't refuse and he ... Read more...

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Sydney cricket bat gang raids stores

February 11th, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Feb.11 (ANI): Five males speaking in Arabic and wielding cricket bats raided a convenience store owner in Berala in western Sydney on Sunday, and now the latter is considering whether to ... Read more...

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BCCI’s backroom bullying should be probed: FICA chief

February 2nd, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Feb.2 (ANI): The Board of Controld for Cricket in India's ( BCCI) "backroom bullying" to get Harbhajan Singh cleared of a racism charge levelled against him in the controversy-ridden Sydney cricket ... Read more...

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Harbhajan `racial charge’ appeal gets underway in Adelaide court

January 29th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by admin
Melbourne, Jan.29 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI's) appeal hearing against the three-Test ban imposed on off-spinner Harbhajan Singh for alleged racial abuse has commenced at the Adelaide ... Read more...

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Wasim Akram targets Oz cricketers, calls them hypocrites and cry babies

January 8th, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Jan.8 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket captain and fast bowler Wasim Akram has described Australian cricketers as hyprocrites and "cry-babies" for whingeing about racism during the just concluded Sydney cricket Test. Identifying them ... Read more...

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ICC says umpires to stay, India’s tour to Australia in jeopardy

January 7th, 2008 - 5:32 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Jan. 7 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has said that Test umpires Steve Bucknor and Mark Benson will continue to stand in the third and fourth Australia-India Tests to be ... Read more...

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Harbhajan Singh’s monkey taunt ‘not racist’, say Indian Australians

January 7th, 2008 - 3:23 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Jan.7 (ANI): A group representing Indian Australians has expressed surprise over the three Test ban against Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh for allegedly calling Australian batsman Andrew Symonds a "monkey" during the ... Read more...

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