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It was time to move on: Laxman


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) Reiterating his sudden decision to quit international cricket on the eve of the Test series against New Zealand, V.V.S. Laxman said he intends playing Ranji Trophy ... Read more...

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First Test: Ashwin spins India to innings victory (Roundup)


August 26th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 26 (IANS) Off-spinner Ravichandra Ashwin ended with match figures of 12 for 85 as Indian won the first cricket test against New Zealand by an innings and ... Read more...

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18 injured in Andhra agrochemical plant fire (Lead)


June 30th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 30 (IANS) Eighteen workers of an agrochemical company were injured in a fire following an explosion at the plant in Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam district Saturday morning, police said.Fire ... Read more...

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Chanderpaul defying England in Lord’s Test


May 20th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20, (IANS/CMC) England batsman Ian Bell has underscored the need to get Shivnarine Chanderpaul's wicket early on the fourth day as the hosts go in search of a comprehensive ... Read more...

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Pilot lands chopper on beach for ice creams


May 19th, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) The pilot of a British rescue helicopter made a dramatic halt on a popular beach so that its crew could buy ice creams.The airmen were spotted ... Read more...

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Australia in command despite Kohli’s maiden Test hundred (Roundup)


January 26th, 2012 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Jan 26 (IANS) Virat Kohli's maiden Test ton and three quick wickets gave India something to cheer for, but Australia remained in command with a massive 382 runs ... Read more...

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Rajasthan retain Ranji Trophy


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 23 (IANS) There was no drama or theatrics on the last day of the Ranji Trophy cricket final as Rajasthan retained the trophy on the basis of their ... Read more...

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Don’t know where Indian cricket is headed: Warner


January 13th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Perth, Jan 13 (IANS) Australian opener David Warner said Friday that he fears about the future of Indian cricket once batting greats like Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid, who ... Read more...

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Clarke, Ponting hit centuries to dominate India (Second Lead)


January 4th, 2012 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 4 (IANS) Centuries from skipper Michael Clarke and Ricky Ponting took Australia to a commanding 349 for four in the first innings, in reply to India's 191, ... Read more...

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Tendulkar, Dravid hit half-centuries to lift India (Roundup)


December 27th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) The fond hopes of Sachin Tendulkar's 100th international century were rudely cut short minutes before close of play on the second day of the first ... Read more...

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India lose openers early, trail Australia by 234 (Second Lead)


December 27th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) A brisk half-century by Virender Shewag took India to 99 for two in the first innings, in reply to Australia's 333 at tea on the ... Read more...

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India 99/2 against Australia at tea


December 27th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 27 (IANS) India were 99 for two at tea in the first innings against Australia on the second day of the first Test at the Melbourne Cricket ... Read more...

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Yadav picks up three; Cowan, Ponting 50s take Australia to 170/3 (Second Lead)


December 26th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 26 (IANS) Indian pacer Umesh Yadav picked up three wickets but impressive half-centuries by debutant Ed Cowan and an under-pressure Ricky Ponting took Australia to 170 for three ... Read more...

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Indian batsmen warm up in style, Tendulkar top scores with 92


December 16th, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 16 (IANS) Indian batsmen warmed up for the four-match Test series in style with the top-order getting good starts while Sachin Tendulkar top scored with 92 as ... Read more...

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Ashwin strikes to remove West Indies openers (Tea Report)


November 22nd, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 22 (IANS) Opening batsmen Adrian Barath and Kraigg Brathwaite gave the West Indies a good start with their century-run stand but both departed in the post-lunch session on ... Read more...

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India humiliate West Indies at Eden, lead series 2-0


November 17th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) Darren Bravo's valiant century went in vain, as India fashioned a thumping innings and 15 runs win over the West Indies to wrap up the ... Read more...

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Irani Cup: ROI tightens grip over Rajasthan


October 2nd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 2 (IANS) Rest of India (ROI) tightened their grip on the Irani Cup match against Rajasthan by amassing 663 runs in the first innings and then reducing the ... Read more...

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Dhoni leads India’s fight-back in Edgbaston Test (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham, Aug 10 (IANS) Mahendra Singh Dhoni struck a fearless unbeaten half-century as India reached 205 for eight in the first innings against England at tea on the first ... Read more...

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Mukund strikes ton, Sehwag fails in tour match


August 5th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
Northampton, Aug 5 (IANS) Virender Sehwag made a disappointing return to cricket Friday when he fell for eight runs in India's first innings in their tour match against Northampton ... 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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Bresnan’s fiery spell embarrasses India (Lead)


August 1st, 2011 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, Aug 1 (IANS) England fast bowler Tim Bresnan wrecked India first with the bat and then with the ball to leave them struggling at 68/6 in the second ... 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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When Indian team turned from villains to heroes


July 31st, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 31 (IANS) They were the villains of the piece on a day of high drama and suspense Sunday, but within minutes the Indian team and captain Mahendra Singh ... Read more...

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Labour trouble brewing in Ford India


March 23rd, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 23 (IANS) Labour trouble was brewing Wednesday at Ford India's plant at Maraimalai Nagar near here with its labour union Ford India Employees Union (FIEU) serving strike notice ... Read more...

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Hussey over the moon after getting call to join Oz World Cup squad


March 7th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 7 (ANI): Mike Hussey is "out of this world" after getting a call to join the Australian World Cup squadHussey was told of his World Cup recall during Sunday's ... Read more...

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South Africa need another 233 runs to win (Tea Report)


December 28th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 28 (IANS) Captain Graeme Smith led the chase with a quickfire 37 as South Africa raced to 70 for one in their second innings at tea, chasing a target of ... Read more...

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Labourers decline work as aid flows in flood-hit Pakistan


December 1st, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 1 (IANS) Labourers are shying away from taking on work in flood-hit areas of Pakistan due to the deluge of free aid, said a media report that pointed out when ... Read more...

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Office workers spend 6 hours in a week surfing Internet


November 24th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): A new study has revealed that office workers spend the equivalent of almost one day a week surfing the Internet at work.Workers are taking Internet breaks, rather than ... Read more...

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Kiwis struggling at 148 for seven against India


November 20th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Nov 20 (IANS) An excellent display by the Indian bowlers saw New Zealand being reduced to 148 for seven in their first innings after the first day's play in the ... Read more...

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Harbhajan’s maiden Test ton and Laxman save Ahmedabad Test


November 8th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 8 (IANS) Spinner Harbhajan Singh smashed his maiden Test century and his 163-run seventh-wicket stand with V.V.S. Laxman (91) made sure that India saved their first cricket Test ... Read more...

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India continue to dominate Ahmedabad Test (Roundup)


November 5th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Nov 5 (IANS) India continued to dominate the first cricket Test despite a middle-order collapse to post an imposing first innings total of 487 and then reduced New Zealand to ... Read more...

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India fighting to save Test and series against Sri Lanka (Roundup)


August 6th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 6 (IANS) With seven wickets in hand, Indian batsmen have a tough challenge of saving the third and final cricket Test against Sri Lanka as, chasing a victory target ... Read more...

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Samaraweera, Mendis take Sri Lanka to safety (Tea Report)


August 6th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Aug 6 (IANS) Thilan Samaraweera and Ajantha Mendis, with their unfinished century-run stand, took Sri Lanka to 225 for eight in the first innings at tea against India on the ... Read more...

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Tendulkar double century takes India to safety (Tea report)


July 29th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 29 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar hit his fifth double cetury and test debutant Suresh Raina scored a ton as India made 589 for five and closed in on Sri Lanka's ... Read more...

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Tendulkar hits double ton as India make 589/5


July 29th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 29 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar hit his fifth double century as India made 589 for five in their first innings, in reply to Sri Lanka's 642 for four declared, at ... Read more...

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