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Narine undermines New Zealand as Windies win series 4-1


July 17th, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Basseterre (S t Kitts), July 17 (IANS/CMC) Mystery off-spinner Sunil Narine's fifer bowled West Indies to a 20-run victory over New Zealand in the fifth and final One-Day International ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan share U-19 Asia Cup after tied final


July 1st, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 1 (IANS) India Under-19 captain Unmukt Chand led from the front with a magnificent 121 in the thrilling tied final against Pakistan as both the countries shared ... Read more...

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Powell’s century leaves India A in a tight spot


June 18th, 2012 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Gros Islet (St Lucia), June 18 (IANS/CMC) India A will be hard put to save the third and final Test and the series after opener Kieran Powell's gritty century gave West ... Read more...

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Hussey, Gurkeerat keep Kings XI in playoff hunt (Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 2:15 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, May 14 (IANS) Skipper David Hussey and Gurkeerat Singh fashioned an unlikely four-wicket win for Kings XI Punjab in a thrilling last-ball finish against Deccan Chargers here Sunday ... Read more...

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Sammy’s half-century in vain as Aussies wrap up series


April 28th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), April 28 (IANS/CMC) Captain Darren Sammy posted his highest Test score in vain as the West Indies plunged to a 75-run defeat in the third and final Test against ... Read more...

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West Indies collapse leaves Aussies in control of final Test


April 25th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), April 25 (IANS/CMC) Brittle batting returned to haunt the West Indies as they suffered a familiar collapse to leave Australia in control of the third and final Test here ... Read more...

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Kings XI ride on Marsh’s innings to beat Mumbai Indians (Lead)


April 22nd, 2012 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Kings XI got their Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign back on track as Shaun Marsh struck an unbeaten 68 to guide them to a convincing ... Read more...

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Gayle stars as Royal Challengers beat Pune Warriors in a thriller (Lead)


April 18th, 2012 - 2:21 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 18 (IANS) Riding on a brilliant 81 by Chris Gayle, Royal Challengers Bangalore pulled off a sensational six-wicket victory off the last ball against a resilient Pune ... Read more...

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Super Kings clinch last-ball thriller against Royal Challengers (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 12 (IANS) Defending champions Chennai Super Kings clinched a thriller to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by five wickets in a last-ball finish in the Indian Premier League (IPL) ... Read more...

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Pune Warriors stroll to 22 runs win over Punjab (Lead)


April 9th, 2012 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
Pune, April 9 (IANS) Pune Warriors recorded their second successive victory in the Indian Premier League (IPL) beating Kings XI Punjab convincingly by 22 runs at the Subrata Roy ... Read more...

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Jadeja stars in Super Kings’ 74-run win over Deccan Chargers (Lead)


April 8th, 2012 - 1:37 am ICT by IANS
Visakhapatnam, April 8 (IANS) Riding on all-round show by Ravindra Jadeja, title holders Chennai Super Kings defeated Deccan Chargers by 74 runs in their second match of the Indian Premier ... Read more...

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India set an improbable target by Sri Lanka (Lead)


February 28th, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Hobart, Feb 28 (IANS) India were Tuesday set an improbable 321-run target in 40 overs against Sri Lanka in the 11th ODI at the Bellerive Oval here if they ... Read more...

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Gayle smashes 44-ball century in BPL


February 10th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mirpur (Dhaka), Feb 10 (IANS) West Indies star batsman Chris Gayle struck an unbeaten 44-ball 101 to guide Barisal Burners to a 10-wicket win over Sylhet Royals in a Bangaldesh ... Read more...

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Wade, David Hussey push Australia to 216/5 in 32 overs (Lead)


February 5th, 2012 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 5 (IANS) Attacking fifties by Matthew Wade and David Hussey helped Australia set a daunting 217-run target against India in the ODI tri-series opener here Sunday, following heavy ... Read more...

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Uthappa stars in Karnataka win


October 18th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 18 (IANS) Robin Uthappa celebrated his recall to the Indian team with a match-winning 59 off 29 balls as Karnataka beat Tamil Nadu by eight wickets in the ... Read more...

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England humiliate Hyderabad XI


October 11th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Oct 11 (IANS) Scott Borthwick claimed five wickets and Stuart Meaker three to help England inflict a humiliating 253-run defeat on Hyderabad XI in the second warm-up match at ... Read more...

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RCB overcome blues to beat NSW, enter CLT20 final


October 8th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) Home team Royal Challenger Bangalore (RCB) late Friday survived a scare to beat New South Wales Blues (NSW) by six wickets at the Chinnaswamy stadium ... Read more...

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NSW Blues set 204-run target for RCB in CLT20 semis


October 7th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 7 (IANS) A defiant New South Wales Blues (NSW) set a target of 204 runs for home team Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the first semi-final of the ... Read more...

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Defiant Redbacks set 215 target for RCB


October 5th, 2011 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 5 (IANS) A defiant South Australian Redbacks (SAR) late Wednesday set a stiff target of 215 for home team Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in an eliminator of the ... Read more...

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Somerset tame Warriors to enter CLT20 semis


October 5th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 5 (IANS) English county Somerset entered the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20 with a 12-run win over Warriors of South Africa at the Chinnaswamy stadium here Wednesday. Chasing ... Read more...

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RCB’s Gayle storm blows away Somerset in must-win tie


October 4th, 2011 - 2:23 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 4 (IANS) On a cloudy late Monday with rain gods keeping away, home team Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) Chris Gayle storm blew away English county Somerset by 51 ... Read more...

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Knight Riders declared winner as rain-hit CLT20 tie abandoned


October 2nd, 2011 - 2:18 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 2 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) was declared winner against Warriors of South Africa late Saturday, as the group A match was called off due to heavy ... Read more...

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Warriors set 156-run target for Knight Riders


October 2nd, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 1 (IANS) Warriors of South Africa Saturday set a target of 156 for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Group A match of the ICC Champions League Twenty20 ... Read more...

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Mumbai set Cobras 177-run target in rain-hit tie


September 30th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 30 (IANS) A spirited Mumbai Indians late Friday set a 177-run target for Cape Cobras from South Africa in rain-hit Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) match at the Chinnaswamy ... Read more...

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Raina, Dhoni propel India to 280/5 in fourth ODI (Lead)


September 11th, 2011 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Suresh Raina and Mahendra Singh Dhoni shared a blistering 169-run partnership for the fifth wicket to propel India to 280 for five against England in the ... Read more...

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India Emerging Players beat New Zealand


August 8th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 8 (IANS) R.Vinay Kumar took four wickets as India defeated New Zealand by nine wickets in the three-day match of the Emerging Players Tournament at Townsville here ... Read more...

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Watson powers Rajasthan Royals to victory against Mumbai (Lead)


May 21st, 2011 - 1:09 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) Shane Watson plundered 89 off 47 balls as Rajasthan Royals gave a fitting farewell to captain Shane Warne with a 10-wicket drubbing of Mumbai Indians ... Read more...

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Pune Warriors suffer seventh consecutive IPL defeat (Lead)


May 5th, 2011 - 1:55 am ICT by IANS
Navi Mumbai, May 5 (IANS) Pune Warriors suffered their seventh consecutive loss in the Indian Premier League (IPL) as they went down to Mumbai Indians by 21 runs at ... Read more...

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Kings XI thrash Rajasthan Royals by 48 runs (Lead)


April 22nd, 2011 - 1:58 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 22 (IANS) Kings XI Punjab thrashed Rajasthan Royals by 48 runs for their third consecutive win in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) ... Read more...

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KXIP set Rajasthan Royals 196-run target


April 21st, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, April 21 (IANS) Riding on Shaun Marsh's 71 and Paul Valthaty's 46, Kings XI Punjab set a 196-run target for Rajasthan Royals in their Indian Premier League match at the ... Read more...

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Kochi Tuskers register first IPL win at home (Lead)


April 19th, 2011 - 2:43 am ICT by IANS
Kochi, April 19 (IANS) New entrants Kochi Tuskers Kerala defeated defending champions Chennai Super Kings by seven wickets via the Duckworth-Lewis method for their maiden Indian Premier League (IPL) win ... Read more...

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Kochi Tuskers overpower Mumbai Indians in pulsating tie (Lead)


April 16th, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 16 (IANS) Brendon McCullum and Mahela Jayawardene smashed 128 runs in their opening stand as Kochi Tuskers defeated Mumbai Indians by eight wickets at the Wankhede Stadium ... Read more...

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Tendulkar slams maiden IPL century


April 15th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 15(ANI): Mumbai Indians' skipper Sachin Tendulkar on Friday batted through the innings against Kochi Tuskers Kerala to register his maiden Indian Premier League (IPL) century.Tendulkar's brilliant knock, 100 not ... Read more...

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Australia trounce minnows Canada by seven wickets (Roundup)


March 16th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 16 (IANS) Australian openers Shane Watson and Brad Haddin put up 183 runs as the defending champions coasted to a comfortable seven-wicket victory over minnows Canada in a ... Read more...

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Heral Patel rips apart Australian seamers, Canada score 211 (Lead)


March 16th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 16 (IANS) Teenaged opener Heral Patel gave an explosive start to Canada, launching an audacious assault on Australian pacers, but the minnows lost their way thereafter and set ... Read more...

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