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Pakistan cricketers starts preparations for upcoming Sri Lanka tour


May 17th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) Pakistan's national cricket team has started preparations for their upcoming Sri Lanka tour starting this month-end with a 10-day training session under Australian coach Dav Whatmore. ... Read more...

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Del Bosque hints at taking uncapped players to Euro 2012


May 16th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 16 (IANS) Spain's football coach Vicente del Bosque has hinted at carrying uncapped players in the squad to the Euro 2012 Football Championships in Poland and Ukraine.While del ... Read more...

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Germany reveal provisional squad for Euro 2012


May 8th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, May 8 (IANS) Germany's football coach Joachim Loew has introduced two uncapped players in his provisional 27-man squad for the Euro 2012 Championships. Monchengladbach's goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians add five uncapped players


February 18th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) Mumbai Indians Saturday inducted five uncapped players in their squad ahead of the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Apoorva Wankhede, Sujit Nayak, Sushant ... 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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Eoin Morgan second Irishman to lead England


August 20th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) Eoin Morgan will lead England in the one-day cricket international against his native Ireland in Dublin Thursday.The 25-year-old Dublin-born Morgan, the vice-captain of England's Twenty20 team, ... Read more...

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Waqar says ‘hard to find a replacement’ for retired Shoaib Akhtar


April 10th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 10(ANI): Pakistan coach Waqar Younis has paid rich tribute to the recently retired fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar, and said that it would be hard to find an ideal replacement ... Read more...

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IPL a big opportunity for talented uncapped players


April 7th, 2011 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) The Indian Premier League is not all about highly-paid stars. Many rookies who have forced their way into the 10 franchises with their performances in ... Read more...

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Unfit Pakistan pacer Cheema ruled out of Windies tour


April 7th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, April 7(ANI): Uncapped Pakistan pace bowler Aizaz Cheema has been ruled out of the upcoming West Indies tour owing to fitness problems.Cheema, who is reportedly dogged by a thigh injury, had ... Read more...

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Yuvraj will captain Pune Warriors in IPL 4


March 8th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 8 (IANS) Yuvraj Singh was Tuesday named the captain of Pune Warriors for the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).Yuvraj, who is having a good ... Read more...

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Mumbai Indians sign 11 uncapped players


January 18th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Mumbai Indians (MI) have added 11 uncapped players to complete their squad for the fourth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL).Ambati Rayudu, Dhawal Kulkarni, Pawan Suyal, ... Read more...

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Senior cricket official armtwisting uncapped players


January 13th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Close on the heels of Karnataka batsman Manish Pandey's travails with his erstwhile team, two other uncapped players are under tremendous pressure to sign for a powerful ... Read more...

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Players will have final say, not franchises: IPL


January 12th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The Governing Council of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Wednesday clarified that players will have the final say in choosing a franchise, not the team owners. ... Read more...

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Rajasthan Royals signs four players from Ranji squad


January 12th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals have signed four 'uncapped' players from the state Ranji Trophy squad -- Deepak Chahar, Ashok Maneria, Aakash Chopra and Dishant Yagnik -- for the fourth season ... Read more...

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IPL auction: Christian top draw on a day of tactical bidding (Evening Lead)


January 9th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 9 (IANS) The two-day Indian Premier League (IPL) auction concluded here with little-known Australian Daniel Christian being the top money grosser Sunday at $900,000. The 10 franchises resorted to ... Read more...

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New Zealand names two uncapped players for India Tests


October 24th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Oct 24 (IANS) Uncapped Kane Williamson and Hamish Bennett have been included in the three-match Test tour of India starting next month.Bennett, 23, has been drafted in place of experienced ... Read more...

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Cook not included in England 20-20 World Cup squad


March 2nd, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 2 (ANI): England stand-in skipper Alastair Cook has been dropped for the World Twenty20.According to The Sun, the Essex batsman failed to make a provisional 30-man squad for the tournament ... Read more...

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Lee in Australia’s preliminary squad for World Twenty20


February 26th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 26 (IANS) Paceman Brett Lee has been named in Australia's preliminary 30-man squad for the World Twenty20 championship beginning April 30 in the West Indies. Lee, 33, announced his ... Read more...

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Injured Kallis leaves Proteas strategy in tangles


December 3rd, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3(ANI): South African all rounder Jacques Kallis is doubtful for the four match Test series against England due to injury, which has thrown the home team's strategy into a tangle.Already ... Read more...

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Qadir rubbishes reports about rift with Younis Khan


May 13th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 13 (ANI): The Chief selector of the Pakistan cricket team, Abdul Qadir, has rubbished media reports which claimed that he and captain Younis Khan are not on talking terms, as ... Read more...

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Darren Powell dropped for tour of England


April 7th, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 7 (IANS) The West Indies pace bowler Daren Powell has been dropped for the upcoming England tour. Also absent from the squad was all-rounder Ryan Hinds, 28, while the selectors ... Read more...

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Symonds in prelims squad for T20 World Cup


April 3rd, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 3 (IANS) Andrew Symonds and three uncapped players have been selected in Australia's preliminary 30-man squad for this year's Twenty20 World Cup in England. Symonds endured a shocking season and suffered ... Read more...

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Symonds included in preliminary Oz Twenty20 squad for World Cup


April 3rd, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 3 (ANI): Australian all rounder Andrew Symonds and three uncapped players have been selected in the team's preliminary 30-man squad for this year's Twenty20 world championship in England.Symonds had a ... Read more...

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Pakistan eye successful return to Test arena


February 20th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 20 (IANS) Pakistan will make a welcome return to the Test arena after almost 14 months by hosting Sri Lanka in a two-match series opener beginning Saturday on their favourite ... Read more...

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Younis not bothered by lack of Test exposure


February 20th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 20 (IANS) Pakistan will be playing their first Test in 14 months when they clash against Sri Lanka in the two-match series opener in Karachi from Saturday, but new captain ... Read more...

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Pakistan select five rookies for Test against Sri Lanka


February 18th, 2009 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Feb 18 (IANS) Pakistan cricket selectors Wednesday picked five uncapped players in their 15-man squad for the opening Test against Sri Lanka with captain Younis Khan having the final say in ... Read more...

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Challenging time for Australian cricket, says Hilditch after series defeat


December 30th, 2008 - 7:58 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.30 (ANI): Australian cricket''s chief selector Andrew Hilditch has said that following the team''s series defeat against South Africa, the sport in the country faces challenging times. "It''s a challenging ... Read more...

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Australia retain Hayden, name three uncapped players for Sydney Test


December 30th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 30 (IANS) Australia has retained out of form opener Matthew Hayden and called up three uncapped players, pacemen Doug Bollinger, Ben Hilfenhaus and all-rounder Andrew McDonald, for the inconsequential third ... Read more...

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New-look Bangladesh cricket team begins training


September 23rd, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 23 (IANS) A very different looking Bangladesh cricket team has begun training for the home series against New Zealand, a week after 13 players left the team to play in ... Read more...

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