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Eto’o rejects Cameroon’s invite


August 28th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Yaounde (Cameroon), Aug 28 (IANS) Cameroon's top striker Samuel Eto'o Tuesday turned down the invitation to return to the national team for the 2013 African Nations Cup first leg qualifier ... Read more...

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Nobody is unbeatable in IPL: Gilchrist


April 14th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 14 (IANS) Describing Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) as tough and dangerous opponents, Kings' XI Punjab captain Adam Gilchrist Saturday, however, said no team in the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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‘Underdogs’ Cape Cobras in with a chance: Kemp


September 19th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 19 (IANS) South African T20 champions Cape Cobras seemed to be reconciled to the thought that their team begin the Champions League tournament this weekend as underdogs, but ... Read more...

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Confident Brett Lee defends pace-dominated Oz attack for World Cup


February 19th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (ANI): Australian pace spearhead Brett Lee emphases that their fast bowlers will be effective even on spin-friendly pitches of Indian Subcontinent during the cricket World Cup, beginning on Saturday ... Read more...

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Tait aims to win World Cup for second time to relive ‘indescribable fun’


February 18th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 18 (ANI): Australian pacer Shaun Tait has that he would like to win the World Cup for second time, as it's hard to describe how much joy winning the trophy ... Read more...

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Smith excited about Tahir’s presence in ODI squad


January 11th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Jan 11 (IANS) South African skipper Graeme Smith said it was his dream to have an attacking spinner like Imran Tahir in the side and is excited to have the Pakistan-born ... Read more...

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New Zealand team united behind new coach Wright: Vettori


December 26th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 26 (ANI): New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori has said that the team is united behind new coach John Wright."Wrighty absolutely has my support as coach of the Black Caps. ... Read more...

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Vettori to lose controversial selection powers


December 19th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Dec 19 (ANI): The New Zealand Cricket board might replace coach Mark Greatbatch and take away skipper Daniel Vettori's controversial selection powers after the disastrous tour of India.Former India coach Wright ... Read more...

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Venting about boss with colleagues may boost productivity: Study


December 10th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 10 (ANI): Keeping your feelings buried has never done anybody any good, and now a new study suggests the same applies even at work.Workers who want to earn themselves an ... Read more...

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Bond takes first step towards fulltime coaching role


December 5th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Dec 5(ANI): Former New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond hopes that his new role as assistant coach with domestic team Central Districts is merely the "first step" in his journey towards ... Read more...

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Saker’s loyalty for Ashes with England despite Oz connection


November 22nd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 22(ANI): Australian David Saker, who has just passed six months as England's bowling coach, has made it clear that his loyalties lie with the England team."I'll be ecstatic if they ... Read more...

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England players train in ex-Nazi trial center Nuremburg for the Ashes


September 29th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.29 (ANI): England's cricketers attended a training camp in Germany as they stepped up their preparations for the Ashes Down Under.According to the Daily Mail, Captain Andrew Strauss and his team ... Read more...

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‘Comeback man’ Mills eager to prove a point in T20 World Cup


April 23rd, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by ANI
Christchurch, Apr 23(ANI): New Zealand fast bowler Kyle Mills is eager to put a frustrating summer behind him, and perform well in the Twenty20 World Cup in the West Indies.Mills will ... Read more...

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North’s slot in danger from ‘in form’ White, Smith for New Zealand Test series


March 6th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar 6(ANI): The Australian selectors are in a dilemma over struggling batsman Marcus North, and some spectacular performances by all-rounder Cameron White and leg-spinner Steve Smith as they meet this weekend ... Read more...

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Aussie cricketers advised to observe stringent security measures during IPL


February 3rd, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb. 3 (ANI): Following a threat by extreme right wing political party Shiv Sena to prevent the Australians from playing in Mumbai, Aussie cricketers will be asked to follow stringent security ... Read more...

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‘Rebuked’ Symonds to play in IPL as T20 specialist


June 13th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 13 (ANI): Troubled all rounder Andrew Symonds, whose international career was dissolved after Cricket Australia withdrew its contract, will now play as a Twenty20 specialist, as he has a lucrative ... Read more...

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Symonds knows he has no place in Australian team


June 9th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 9 (IANS) Andrew Symonds has come to terms with the sad realisation that he no longer fits into the Australian cricket team. The troubled all-rounder is expected to announce his retirement ... Read more...

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Symonds mourned absence of ‘beer and mate’ culture in next-Gen Oz mates


June 9th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 9 (ANI): Controversial Australian all rounder Andrew Symonds has admitted that he has certain issues with the new young players of the national squad, due to which he is unable ... Read more...

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Troubled Symonds has numerous foreign offers to play


June 8th, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 8 (ANI): Troubled all rounder Andrew Symonds, who was send back to Australia from Twenty 20 World Cup in England for breaking alcohol related rules, has "numerous" foreign offers before ... Read more...

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Symonds may announce his retirement from international cricket


June 6th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), June 6 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds is expected to announce his retirement from international cricket after he returns to Brisbane today.According to sources close to the player, a contract ... Read more...

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Symonds’ return should be carefully managed, says Graeme Smith


April 10th, 2009 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 10 (IANS) South African captain Graeme Smith feels that Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds' return to international cricket should be carefully managed. Smith, who had a clash with Symonds at a Cape ... Read more...

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Symonds’ return to Oz team could be disruptive: Smith


April 9th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 9 (ANI): South Africa captain Graeme Smith has said that the return of Australia's troubled all rounder Andrew Symonds to international cricket has to be managed carefully because it has ... Read more...

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Cricket-loving Monty wants to design courses in India


February 27th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by admin
By V. Krishnaswamy Gurgaon, Feb 27 (IANS) Scotsman Colin Montgomerie is quite a legend in the Ryder Cup golf competition between Europe and United States, but guess where he draws his inspiration from? ... Read more...

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