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Australia considering India’s call for extra warm-up match

August 20th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 20 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) is considering a request from the powerful Indian cricket board for an extra warm-up match in Australia for their summer tour later this ... Read more...

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Harbhajan thanks Tendulkar for adding variety to his bowling

July 8th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Roseau (Dominica), July 8 (IANS) Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh, who has become the 11th bowler to pick up 400 wickets in Tests, says it was batting legend Sachin Tendulkar ... Read more...

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The two balls that led to Tremlett’s Ashes heroics

January 29th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Jan 29(ANI): England fast bowler Chris Tremlett has revealed that his career was transformed after bowling coach David Saker saw him bowl a couple of balls during a practice session last ... Read more...

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Tremlett earns ECB incremental contract following Ashes heroics

January 26th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26(ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has rewarded fast bowler Chris Tremlett with an incremental contract for the 2010-11 international season following his impressive tour of Australia.Tremlett has ... Read more...

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Ponting not expecting miracles on India tour

September 19th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 19 (IANS) Minutes before leaving for the all-important India tour, Australia cricket captain Ricky Ponting Sunday said he is not expecting miracles from his team but will demand a high ... Read more...

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Rowdy Kiwi crowd nothing compared to Aussies: Vettori

March 9th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Hamilton, Mar 9(ANI): New Zealand skipper Daniel Vettori reckons that his side should feed off their home-crowd support as much as possible because next time when they tour Australia things are bound ... Read more...

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Pak cricket team returns home after disastrous Australia tour

February 7th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb.7 (ANI): The Pakistan cricket team returned home late on Saturday after a long and disastrous tour of Australia.Pakistan's tour Down Under is being dubbed as their worst ever performance, as ... Read more...

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Musical on Vaibhavi Merchant’s life set for world tour

January 21st, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 21 (IANS) Oscar winning film "Slumdog Millionaire" has opened the doors for "The Merchants of Bollywood", a musical inspired by well-known Bollywood choreographer Vaibhavi Merchant's life, in the ... Read more...

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Despite Ashes loss, Ponting unlikely to be removed as skipper, says Roebuck

August 24th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug.24 (ANI): Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting is unlikely to be evicted, nor is he likely to step aside after becoming only the second skipper from Down Under to lose back-to-back ... Read more...

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Cricket Australia thanks Rajasthan Association for hospitality

September 26th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) Friday thanked Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) for the excellent hospitality and practice facilities provided to the visiting Australian team in Jaipur ahead of the ... Read more...

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Australian spin inexperience will help India: Harbhajan

September 13th, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 13 (IANS) Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh feels that Australia's inexperience in the spin department will help India win the four-match Test series for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy .For the first time ... Read more...

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Australia beefs up security for Olympic torch

April 8th, 2008 - 2:59 pm ICT by admin
DPA Sydney, April 8 (DPA) Security has been beefed up and the Canberra route of the Olympic torch relay changed in light of the protests by pro-Tibet activists during the London and Paris ... Read more...

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Our aggressive approach won us the trophy: Harbhajan

March 6th, 2008 - 11:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Harbhajan Singh, who faced the ire of the Australian team and their fans through the summer, did not mince words as he revealed that the Indians won ... Read more...

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Former Pak captain says PCB not handling Oz tour issue properly

February 17th, 2008 - 10:34 am ICT by admin
London, Feb.17 (ANI): Former Pakistan cricket captain Asif Iqbal has said that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is not handling the proposed tour of the Australian team to Pakistan properly, and believes ... Read more...

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Oz cricket tour to Pak limited to four venues

February 6th, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Feb.6 (ANI): The Australian cricket team's tour of Pakistan is expected to be restricted to four venues for security reasons. Karachi, Lahore, Multan and Faisalabad have been selected as the venues of ... Read more...

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Australian still not confident of playing in Pakistan

December 24th, 2007 - 9:28 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 24 (ANI): A three-member Australian delegation is all set to visit Pakistan in the last week of January next year to take stock of the security situation in the country. "Cricket ... Read more...

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