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Fiery pacer Brett Lee retires from international cricket


July 13th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 13 (IANS) It's official, I have retired from international cricket! Thanks for all your love and support. It's been an amazing 13 years -- so tweeted Australian ... Read more...

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Bichel doesn’t want to be Aussie bowling coach


May 18th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 18 (IANS) Andy Bichel, bowling coach of Indian Premier League (IPL) side Chennai Super Kings, says he does not want to be Australia's next bowling coach because of ... Read more...

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Clarke says Ponting’s ODI career may not be over (Lead)


February 24th, 2012 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 23 (IANS) Australia captain Michael Clarke admitted Friday that he supports the decision to drop Ricky Ponting from the One-Day International squad but says the former captain's ODI ... Read more...

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McGrath warns India against Australian quicks; backs Ponting


December 20th, 2011 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 20 (IANS) Australian fast bowling legend Glenn McGrath warned India to watch out for Australia's fast bowlers and said he expected Ricky Ponting to find form in the ... Read more...

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Four seniors in Bangladesh A team for Windies tour


October 25th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Oct 25 (IANS/CMC) Four players in the squad in the ongoing Test series against the West Indies here have been named in a strong Bangladesh A squad to tour the ... Read more...

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Darren Lehmann can be a great coach: Shane Warne


October 20th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 20 (IANS) Shane Warne thinks his former teammate Darren Lehmann will make a standout chairman of selectors or coach of Australia, but the South Australian is not in ... Read more...

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Gibson remains buoyant ahead of T20I in England


September 22nd, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 22 (IANS/CMC) West Indies got down to business Wednesday with their first training session ahead of the two Twenty20 International against England this weekend at The Oval.Coach Ottis Gibson ... 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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Pakistan looking to blood youngsters in T20 team


July 18th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 18 (IANS) Pakistan is hoping to blood youngsters to boost its chances of regaining the ICC World Twenty20 title in Sri Lanka next year. Pakistan, who lost to India ... Read more...

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Lee happy with Australia’s coaching support staff


July 12th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 12 (IANS) Australian speedster Brett Lee feels the introduction of Justin Langer, Steve Rixon and Craig McDermott in the coaching support staff has made a big difference in ... Read more...

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West Indies cannot be taken lightly: Harbhajan


June 3rd, 2011 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Port of Spain, June 3 (IANS) India cannot afford to take the West Indies lightly, according to Harbhajan Singh, vice-captain of the touring squad.The 30-year-old off-spinner said the hosts, ... Read more...

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I-League win with Salgaocar was sweetest, says Bencherifa


June 1st, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Margao, June 1 (IANS) Salgaocar coach Karim Bencherifa said winning the I-League football title with a bunch of young guys was the "sweetest" achievement of his career.Under the Moroccan, Salgaocar ... Read more...

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Andy Flower ‘excited’ about working with multiple England captains


May 6th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) England team director Andy Flower is "excited" about the prospect of working with multiple cricket captains but has reservations on its efficiency as it is being ... Read more...

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Too many matches causing player injuries: Katich


March 14th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Mar. 14 (ANI): The cramming of domestic cricket matches into the three months between October and December is a possible reason for players getting injured more frequently,feels Australian Test opener Simon ... Read more...

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India’s homosexuals romance in toilets, stores


February 5th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Manpreet Kaur New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) They say love has no boundaries. But many same sex couples in India rue that despite homosexuality being decriminalised, they cannot publicly display affection. Toilets ... Read more...

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Clarke would be completely different as Oz captain to Ponting, says NSW coach


January 2nd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 2(ANI): New South Wales coach Matthew Mott, a temporary member of the Australian coaching staff during the 2010 Twenty20 World Cup, reckons that stand-in captain Michael Clarke would be "completely ... Read more...

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Australian bench strength is weak: Ponting


December 30th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec. 30 (ANI): Australia's bench strength is weak, captain Ricky Ponting said on Thursday, a day after his team lost the Ashes to England at the MCG."Maybe we have not got ... Read more...

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Ponting laments dearth of talent on Australian bench


December 30th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 30 (IANS) Australia cricket captain Ricky Ponting has blamed the lack of talented players in the reserves for the team's inability to match their previous aura of invincibility.The Australians have ... Read more...

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Ponting cites captaincy record, refusing to quit


December 30th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec. 30 (ANI): Stating that he has played 152 Tests for Australia and the fact that 99 of them had been won, captain Ricky Ponting has refused to quit as skipper ... Read more...

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‘Top football clubs will soon have their presence in India’


December 8th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The day is not far when top international football clubs such as Real Madrid, Manchester United and FC Barcelona have presence in India, feels Paul Shipwright, ... Read more...

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We love you Sheila! Delhi boys hail Katrina


December 7th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif might have expected a thunderous welcome at a mall here Tuesday afternoon, but much to her surprise, she was greeted with "We ... Read more...

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Oz coach Pat Cash says Tomic not team’s only hope for the future


November 12th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov.12 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash, who is presently the coach of the Australian tennis team, isn't pinning his hopes on youngster Bernard Tomic just yet, even as many others ... Read more...

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Bigg Boss 4: Extra Dose


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bigg Boss 4, the house which is almost into virtual fire every second day, has a lot of things going on in it, but due to ... Read more...

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At 35, Oz pacer Clark believes selectors have done him in


October 24th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 24 (ANI): At 35, former Australian fast bowler Stuart Clark believes that the National Selection Panel (NSP) headed by Andrew Hilditch has treated him harshly. He believes that his skinny ... Read more...

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Stop playing favourites, Warne tells BCCI


October 20th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, October 20 (IANS) Shane Warne believes the Indian cricket board is "playing favourites" with influential bigger city teams in the Indian Premier League (IPL) like Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata and Delhi and ... Read more...

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Looking to improve our ranking: Ponting


September 21st, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 21 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting Tuesday said his boys are looking forward to a competitive tournament against India and want to improve their world Test ranking. "Of course, ranking ... Read more...

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Yarnbombing is a new street art


September 17th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There have been many knit graffiti signs around the California suburb of Kensington and many young guys have come across it just like James Jessie. He stated that ... Read more...

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2 Pilferers Detained In Oregon At A Store During A ‘Shop With A Cop’ Event


August 26th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 26, 2010 (Just Flashed): Two males have been detained by the detectives in Oregon. These two chaps have been charged with shoplifting on Wednesday at the Fred Meyer store. What ... Read more...

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Hollywood to make film on Google


August 21st, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 21 (IANS) The path-breaking invention of internet search engine Google will now be the subject of a Hollywood film. According to Deadline Hollywood, the entertainment industry blog, the film ... Read more...

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After Facebook, Google movie on the way


August 21st, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 21 (ANI): The co-founders of Google are set to get the 'Hollywood treatment' with a feature film on the way.According to Deadline Hollywood, the entertainment industry blog, the film ... Read more...

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Sly wants to be a role model for youngsters


August 10th, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 10 (ANI): Sylvester Stallone has expressed his desire to be a role model for the youngsters.The 'Rocky' star was in London's West End for the premiere of 'The Expendables', ... Read more...

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Playing in India is big test for Oz players: Katich


July 26th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jul 26 (ANI): Opener Simon Katich has said that the Australian team faces a big challenge in the upcoming Test series against World No.1 India, as several newcomers in the team ... Read more...

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Ponting backs senior Hauritz ahead of ‘work in progress’ Steve Smith


July 21st, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Leeds (UK), July 21 (ANI): Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting has made it clear that no matter what leg-spinning all-rounder Steve Smith does in the second Test against Pakistan in Leeds, he ... Read more...

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Smith, Paine must not be overawed by Lord’s debut: Katich


July 9th, 2010 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9(ANI): Australian batsman Simon Katich has said that rookies Steve Smith and Tim Paine must not be overawed by the experience of making their Test debuts at Lord's next week.Katich ... Read more...

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Ponting warns Strauss and Afridi to beware of ‘better prepared’ Oz might


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 3(ANI): Australian skipper Ricky Ponting has warned his England counterpart Andrew Strauss that his team will be far better prepared for the Ashes series, starting in November.England currently holds the ... Read more...

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