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Weather again in Yuvraj’s way (Preview)


September 10th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 10 (IANS) The weatherman expects thundershowers to lash the city in the next 24 hours and that might further delay Yuvraj Singh's return to international cricket ... Read more...

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West Indies bring back Darren Bravo for T20 World Cup


August 23rd, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), Aug 23 (IANS/CMC) The return of left-handed stroke-maker Darren Bravo is the only difference in an otherwise predictable 15-man squad for next month's Twenty20 World Cup in Sri ... Read more...

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West Indies on right track: Head coach Gibson


August 10th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 10 (IANS/CMC) West Indies head cricket coach Otis Gibson says he is deeply inspired by his side's recent series win against New Zealand in all three formats of ... Read more...

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West Indies eyeing first clean sweep in ten years (Preview)


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Aug 2 (IANS/CMC) Inspired by the dream of a series sweep, the West Indies will be gunning for another win against New Zealand when the second and final ... Read more...

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Gayle impressed with Powell’s century


July 31st, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
North Sound (Antigua), July 31 (IANS/CMC) Explosive West Indies batsman Chris Gayle says he is impressed with the tactics employed by fellow opener Kieran Powell to achieve his maiden Test century.Powell ... Read more...

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Pakistan to play 3 ODIs, 2 T20s in India in Dec-Jan (Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Pakistan will tour India in December-January to resume sub-continetal cricketing ties after five years, playing three One-dayers and two Twenty20 internationals.The Board of Control for ... Read more...

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Guyana president slams move to play T20s in Florida


July 6th, 2012 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Castries (St Lucia), July 6 (IANS/CMC) Guyana President Donald Ramotar has blasted the West Indies Cricket Board's (WICB) move to play last weekend's Twenty20 doubleheader against New Zealand in Florida.Labeling the ... Read more...

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Hunte says Florida T20s a bold, successful move


July 4th, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), July 4 (IANS/CMC) West Indies Cricket Board president Julian Hunte says he is pleased with the impact of the two historic Twenty20 Internationals played in Florida, US, last weekend.For ... Read more...

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We must look to repeat performance: Gayle


July 1st, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Fort Launderdale (Florida), July 1 (IANS/CMC) Opener Chris Gayle has praised the West Indies batting following their 56-run win over New Zealand in the opening Twenty20 International here but said ... Read more...

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Narine still confident despite England travails


June 29th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Fort Lauderdale (Florida), June 29 (IANS/CMC) West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine says his confidence has not been dented following a disappointing tour of England earlier this month.The Indian Premier League (IPL) ... Read more...

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India A dismissed for 190 in first one-dayer


June 28th, 2012 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
St. George's (Grenada), June 28 (IANS/CMC) India A, winning the toss, could muster only 190 off 49.5 overs in the first of their three-match One-Day series against West Indies A at ... Read more...

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Six changes to Windies A-team for one-dayers against India A


June 27th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
St. George's (Grenada), June 27 (IANS/CMC) West Indies A have made six changes for their three-match one-day series against India A starting here Wednesday.Following on from the tied two-match Twenty20 series ... Read more...

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West Indies, Black Caps gear up for historic Florida T20s


June 27th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Fort Lauderdale (Florida), June 27, (IANS/CMC) The embattled West Indies cricket team has touched down here to prepare for two historic Twenty20 Internationals against New Zealand.For the first time, West ... Read more...

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Badree gets nod ahead of Benn in Windies squad


June 25th, 2012 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
St. John's (Antigua), June 25 (IANS/CMC) Uncapped leg-spinner Samuel Badree has been called up ahead of Sulieman Benn for the West Indies' two-match Twenty20 series against New Zealand which bowls off ... Read more...

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South Africa dump Boxing Day Test for T20s


June 6th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 6 (IANS) South Africa for the first time in two decades have dumped the traditional Boxing Day Test, played in Durban since Proteas re-entered international sport in 1992, ... Read more...

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Kevin Pietersen retires from ODIs and T20s


May 31st, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 31 (IANS) England's star batsman Kevin Pietersen Thursday announced his retirement from all forms of one-day international cricket.The 31-year-old, who will continue to play tests, cited the increasing ... Read more...

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Gayle selection not my call, says Sammy


May 23rd, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 23 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy has sidestepped suggestions of a late call-up to the Test series for Chris Gayle, especially now that the opener's stint in the ... Read more...

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England, New Zealand, Australia to tour India in 2012/13


May 22nd, 2012 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) India are all set to host three major international series from August 2012 to March 2013, involving ten Tests, five ODIs and four Twenty20 Internationals.The ... Read more...

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Chandila credits Hirwani for his hat-trick


May 13th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 13 (IANS) Little-known off-spinner Ajit Chandila, who became an overnight star by picking the first hat-trick of the Indian Premier League-V, attributed his success to the pep ... Read more...

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Simmons keen to play in ODIs against England


May 9th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), May 9 (IANS/CMC) Fit-again West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons is targeting a comeback against England in the upcoming limited-overs series next month.The right-handed stroke-maker returned to action ... Read more...

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8 Indians, 32 Australians, 30 South Africans for IPL-5 auction


January 30th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 30 (IANS) Eight Indians, including veteran Test batsman V.V.S. Laxman, 32 Australians and 30 South Africans will be among the 144 players up for sale in the Indian ... Read more...

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Smith relishing new opening role in T20s


September 25th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS/CMC) Cricketer Dwayne Smith says he relishes continuing at the top of the order, after opening for the first time in an international match in West Indies' 10-wicket ... Read more...

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Tait all praise for Rahul Dravid’s mental toughness


September 17th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 17 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Shaun Tait cannot stop praising Rahul Dravid's mental toughness and happily admits that sharing the Rajasthan Royals dressing room in the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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Good show in England will set tone for India series: Sammy


September 16th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bridgetown (Barbados), Sep 16 (IANS/CMC) West Indies captain Darren Sammy says victory in the two-match Twenty20 series against England later this month will help set the tone for a strong overseas ... Read more...

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Kohli leads India to victory against Kent


August 27th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Canterbury, Aug 27 (IANS) Virat Kohli scored 78 as India pulled off a thrilling five-run victory over Kent in a rain-curtailed practice match Friday.Put in, India scored a challenging 164 ... Read more...

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Sammy retained as Windies captain for T20s against England


August 24th, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
St John's (Antigua), Aug 24 (IANS/CMC) Four uncapped players have been called up to a new-look West Indies 14-man squad for the Twenty20 doubleheader against England next month with the selectors ... Read more...

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De Villiers has a sharp cricketing mind: Jennings


June 8th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 8 (IANS) Former skipper Ray Jennings feels that AB de Villiers has the potential to become a good South African cricket captain.Jennings, coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore, said ... Read more...

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Boon to replace Hurst as ICC Match Referee


May 24th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, May 24 (IANS) Former Australia batsman David Boon will replace retiring compatriot Alan Hurst on the elite panel of International Cricket Council (ICC) match referees.Hurst, who joined the panel ... Read more...

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Bishoo to replace injured Bravo in West Indies team


March 1st, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Guyanese leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo will replace all-rounder Dwayne Bravo in the West Indies squad for the World Cup.The replacement was approved by the event technical committee of ... Read more...

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Misbah should be Pak World Cup captain: Sikander Bakht


January 12th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Jan.12 (ANI): Former Test cricketer Sikander Bakht has said that current Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq should captain the World Cup side instead of Shahid Afridi.Bakht has joined Zaheer Abass, Aamir Sohail and ... Read more...

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Axe Afridi from captaincy, reshuffle Pak team: Sarfraz Nawaz


December 30th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec 30 (ANI): In the wake of Pakistan suffering six consecutive defeats in Twenty20 internationals, former fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz has called for a major reshuffle in the Pakistan squad and ... Read more...

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Injured McCullum ruled out of first two T20s against Pakistan


December 25th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Dec 24(ANI): New Zealand batsman Brendon McCullum has been ruled out of Sunday's opening Twenty20 international against Pakistan due to his back soreness.McCullum had injured his back during the second Test ... Read more...

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NZ cricket teams named for Pakistan series, World Cup


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington (New Zealand), Dec. 22 (ANI): New Zealand's cricket selectors have included three new faces in the 14-man squad for the Twenty20 international clash against Pakistan.They have rested incumbent skipper Daniel ... Read more...

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Parore expects decent contest between ‘well-matched’ New Zealand-Pakistan


December 18th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Dec 18(ANI): Former New Zealand wicketkeeper Adam Parore has said he is expecting a decent contest between a couple of well-matched teams when Pakistan's tour of New Zealand starts next week."The ... Read more...

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McCullum’s participation against Pakistan in doubt due to injury


December 18th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 18 (ANI): New Zealand batsman Bredon McCullum's involvement in the early stages of the Pakistan cricket tour is in jeopardy, as he has still not recovered from the back injury ... Read more...

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