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Disappointed with loss, but lot of positives: Dhoni


September 12th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 12 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was disappointed with the team's one-run loss to New Zealand in Tuesday's Twenty20 international ahead of the World Twenty20 starting ... Read more...

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India opt to field against New Zealand


September 11th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 11 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to field against New Zealand in the second Twenty20 international at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, ... Read more...

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Ashwin, Kohli achieve career-best rankings


September 4th, 2012 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 4 (IANS) Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin broke into the top 20 for the first time in the ICC rankings for Test bowlers released Tuesday.Virat Kohli, who scored 103 ... Read more...

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Kiwis pin down India at lunch with double strike


September 3rd, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 3 (IANS) New Zealand struck a double blow, dismissing openers Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir early in the Indian second innings on the fourth day of the ... Read more...

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India vs New Zealand scoreboard, second Test, day three


September 2nd, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) Scoreboard at close on the third day of the second cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Sunday:New Zealand (1st innings): 365India (1st innings, ... Read more...

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India vs New Zealand: Scoreboard at tea, second Test, day three


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) Scoreboard at tea on the third day of the second cricket Test between India and New Zealand here Sunday:New Zealand (1st innings): 365India (1st innings, ... Read more...

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India gain initiative in second Test (Tea Report)


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 2 (IANS) India had New Zealand on the ropes as the visitors slid to 123 for four at tea on the third day of the second Test ... Read more...

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Raina, Kohli to India’s rescue (Tea Lead)


September 1st, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 1 (IANS) India's young guns Suresh Raina (51 batting) and Virat Kohli (33 batting) guided the hosts to 168 for four at tea after New Zealand seamers ... Read more...

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Kiwi seamers test Indian batsmen (Lead)


September 1st, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 1 (IANS) India barely survived a tricky session to make 63/2 at lunch in response to New Zealand's impressive first innings total of 365 on the second ... Read more...

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I kept it simple: Ojha


August 31st, 2012 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) Bowling in the right areas and keeping it simple paid rich dividends, said left-arm spinner Pragyan Ojha who came away with four wickets against New ... Read more...

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Taylor leads Kiwi fight back


August 31st, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) Skipper Ross Taylor backed his brave words with a solid century (113) to lead a New Zealand fight back as the visitors ended a truncated ... Read more...

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Taylor’s ton keeps Kiwis afloat at tea


August 31st, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) Skipper Ross Taylor led a New Zealand fightback with an unbeaten century as the visitors went to tea at a healthy 240/5 on the first ... Read more...

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Ojha strikes twice as Kiwis struggle (Lead)


August 31st, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) New Zealand struggled to 108/3 at lunch despite a laboured 53 by Martin Guptill who was dropped twice on the first day of the second ... Read more...

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New Zealand choose to bat against India


August 31st, 2012 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 31 (IANS) New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat first against India on the first day of the second cricket Test match here at the ... Read more...

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Ashwin achieves career-best ranking, Sachin out of top 10


August 27th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 27 (IANS) Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin's match haul of 12 for 85 against New Zealand in the first Test in Hyderabad has helped him vault 19 places ... Read more...

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India tighten grip on first Test against New Zealand (Roundup)


August 24th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 24 (IANS) India tightened their grip on the first Test as New Zealand were struggling at 106 for five in the first innings, still needing 133 runs ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: India vs New Zealand, Day 2, First Test


August 24th, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 24 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard after the second day's play of the first Test between India and New Zealand at the Rajiv Gandhi International ... Read more...

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Scoreboard of India’s first innings against New Zealand


August 24th, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 24 (IANS) Scoreboard of India's first innings against New Zealand on the second day of the first cricket Test at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, here ... Read more...

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India opt to bat against New Zealand


August 23rd, 2012 - 10:52 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 23 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and opted to bat against New Zealand in the first Test of the two-match series against Hyderabad ... Read more...

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Dhoni not invited to Laxman’s party


August 22nd, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 22 (IANS) Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was not invited to a party which former test player V.V.S. Laxman hosted here for some senior members of the ... Read more...

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Ishant hopes for a good show against New Zealand


August 20th, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) A fit-again Ishant Sharma will return to action with the two cricket Tests against New Zealand, hoping a good show paves way for his selection ... Read more...

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India hails Olympic silver medallist Sushil Kumar


August 12th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Moments after Sushil Kumar bagged a silver medal at the London Olympics Sunday, the grappler's name became the buzzword in the nation.The 29-year-old was ... Read more...

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Pujara, Chawla get Test call-up


August 10th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IANS) Ishant Sharma, Cheteshwar Pujara and Piyush Chawla were included in the 15-man squad named here Friday for the home Test series against New Zealand beginning ... Read more...

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Yuvraj makes memorable comeback (Lead)


August 10th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IANS) Yuvraj Singh was Friday included in India's 15-man squad for the Twenty20 World Cup in Sri Lanka next month, marking a memorable return to cricket ... Read more...

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India’s who’s who tweet on Narang’s feat


July 30th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) From star cricketers to leading Bollywood personalities, congratulatory messages poured in thick and fast on the virtual world for shooter Gagan Narang, who clinched the ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka bat in third ODI


July 28th, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 28 (IANS) Sri Lanka won the toss and opted to bat against India in the third One-day International at the Premadasa Stadium here Saturday.Teams: Sri Lanka: Tillakaratne Dilshan, ... Read more...

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India opt to bat in second ODI


July 24th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Hambantota, July 24 (IANS) India won the toss and decided to bat against Sri Lanka in the second One-day International here Tuesday.TeamsSri Lanka: Tillakaratne Dilshan, Upul Tharanga, Kumar Sangakkara, ... Read more...

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India bat against Sri Lanka in first ODI


July 21st, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Hambantota, July 21 (IANS) India won the toss and decided to bat against Sri Lanka in the first One-day International of the five-match series here Saturday.Teams: Upul Tharanga, Tillakaratne ... Read more...

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India, Sri Lanka to resume ODI rivalry


July 20th, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, July 20 (IANS) The teams that took on each other in the 2011 World Cup finals will once again face off in a One-Day series with India looking ... Read more...

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Yuvraj included in World T20 preliminary squad


July 18th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Flamboyant left-hander Yuvraj Singh, who has recovered from cancer, made a surprise comeback Wednesday to India's 30-member preliminary squad for the Twenty20 World Cup ... Read more...

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Tendulkar opts out; Sehwag, Zaheer back for Lanka tour (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) India's batting great Sachin Tendulkar has opted out while Virender Sehwag and fast bowler Zaheer Khan made a comeback to the 15-member squad for the ... Read more...

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Tendulkar opts out of Sri Lanka tour


July 4th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) India's batting great Sachin Tendulkar has opted out while Ravindra Jadeha, Praveen Kumar and the Pathan brothers Irfan and Yusuf missed out on the 15-member ... Read more...

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Royal Challengers restrict Chargers to 132/7 in crunch game (Lead)


May 20th, 2012 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) Disciplined bowling by Royal Challengers Bangalore restricted Deccan Chargers to 132 for seven in 20 overs in their must-win match in the Indian Premier League ... Read more...

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Royal Challengers opt to bowl against Deccan Chargers


May 20th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 20 (IANS) Royal Challengers skipper Virat Kohli opted to bowl against Deccan Chargers in their do-or-die match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Rajiv Gandhi ... Read more...

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Rayudu, Pollard fashion sensational win for Mumbai Indians (Lead)


May 15th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 14 (IANS) An unbeaten 122-run sixth-wicket partnership in 65 balls between Ambati Rayudu (81) and Kieron Pollard (52) helped Mumbai Indians beat hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore by ... Read more...

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