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World T20: South Africa send Zimbabwe packing (Lead)


September 21st, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
Hambantota, Sep 20 (IANS) South Africa cantered to a 10-wicket win over Zimbabwe, knocking them out of the World Twenty20 Championship, in a Group C encounter at the Mahinda Rajapaksa ... Read more...

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World T20: South Africa thrash Zimbabwe by 10 wickets


September 20th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Hambantota, Sep 20 (IANS) South Africa recorded their first win in the World Twenty20 Championship, thrashing Zimbabwe by ten wickets at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium here Thursday.Jacques Kallis ... Read more...

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Ajantha Mendis spins Sri Lanka to thumping win (Roundup)


September 19th, 2012 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Hambantota, Sep 18 (IANS) Sri Lanka started their World Twenty20 campaign in convincing fashion, spinning a clueless Zimbabwe out of the game by 82 runs here Tuesday. Off-spinner Ajantha Mendis ... Read more...

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Windies beat Zimbabwe by six wickets to reach quarters


August 17th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Townsville (Australia), Aug 17 (IANS/CMC) The West Indies under 19 cricket team recovered quickly from an early slump against Zimbabwe to register their third straight win in the ICC Youth World ... Read more...

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Australian Seebohm sets record in backstroke heats


July 29th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Australia's Emily Seebohm underlined her status as a leading contender for 100 metres backstroke gold by setting a new Olympic swimming record in the heats ... Read more...

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Williams back as Trinidad and Tobago coach


June 6th, 2012 - 10:00 am ICT by IANS
Port of Spain (Trinidad), June 6 (IANS/CMC) David Williams, overlooked for the post of West Indies assistant coach, has been appointed head coach of the Trinidad and Tobago.The 48-year-old, who played ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe drafts new mining policy


May 13th, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Harare, May 13 (IANS) The Zimbabwean government is drafting a new mining development policy, a media report said. According to ZBC News, stakeholders within the mining sector are in discussions ... Read more...

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200 war criminals wander on British streets


May 9th, 2012 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
London, May 9 (IANS) There are over 200 suspected war criminals roaming around the streets of Britain, statistics have revealed.The authorities, however, cannot sent back these people, some of the ... Read more...

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At least 21 killed in Zimbabwe bus accident


April 17th, 2012 - 4:27 am ICT by BNO News
HARARE, ZIMBABWE (BNO NEWS) -- At least 21 people were killed on Monday when a passenger bus overturned in southeastern Zimbabwe, local media reported. Dozens more were injured.The accident occurred near the ... Read more...

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Man mistakenly awarded $1.1 bn over sex ban


April 5th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) A failed asylum seeker, who sought compensation for being banned from having sex with his girlfriend in prison, was awarded 750 million pounds (about $1.1 billion) ... Read more...

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India asks Zimbabwe to ratify investment treaty


March 20th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) India Tuesday asked Zimbabwe to ratify their Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement that was signed in 1999.During a meeting with Zimbabwean Vice President Joice ... Read more...

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White rhino calf born in UAE zoo


March 15th, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, March 14 (IANS/WAM) A rare white rhinoceros calf -- considered the "most social" of all rhino species -- has taken birth at the Al Ain zoo in the ... Read more...

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Iran to help Zimbabwe raise defence strength


March 11th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, March 11 (IANS) Iran is ready to help Zimbabwe raise its defence strength, a minister said Sunday.Iranian Defence Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi made the remarks during talks with ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe to promulgate diamond policy


February 24th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Harare, Feb 24 (IANS) The Zimbabwean government Thursday said it is completing a diamond policy document which will lead to the crafting of the much anticipated Diamond Bill. Deputy Chief ... Read more...

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List of tied ODI matches involving India


February 14th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Adelaide, Feb 14 (IANS) Following is the list of tied One-day Internationals India has been involved in:India (126) vs. West Indies (126), Perth, Dec 6, 1991 India (248/5) vs. Zimbabwe (248), ... Read more...

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Big Brother star Makosi kicked out of Britain


February 9th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Big Brother star Makosi Musambasi was busted when she tried to enter the United Kingdom with her sister’s passport. UK immigration officers say the 31-year-old tried to ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe’s former soccer chief held for match-fixing scandal


February 3rd, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Harare, Feb 3 (IANS) Henrietta Rushwaya, former chief executive of Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA), was reportedly arrested on charges of corruption, bribery and match-fixing.The country's state television said she was ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe bans sale of used knickers


January 11th, 2012 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
Harare, Jan 11 (IANS) In a decision better late than never, the Zimbabwe government, realising how abject poverty in the country has pushed its people into buying second-hand lingerie, has ... Read more...

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List of 400+ innings scores in ODIs


December 8th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Dec 8 (IANS) Riding on Virender Sehwag's record 219, the highest individual score in 50-over cricket, India reached their highest total in ODI, 418 for five in 50 ... Read more...

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Britain rioters were from 44 nations


October 24th, 2011 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 24 (IANS) Robbers, vandals and thugs from 44 countries took part in the riots in August in Britain, a media report said Monday.The sheer number from different corners ... Read more...

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Ashraful feels he was not given a fair chance by selectors


October 20th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) Former Bangladesh skipper Mohammad Ashraful feels that he was not given a fair chance by the selectors after being dropped for the two cricket Tests ... Read more...

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Stop being selfish, Mohsin Khan tells Akmal


October 17th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Oct 17 (IANS) Pakistan's chief selector and interim coach Mohsin Khan has asked middle-order batsman Umar Akmal to "stop being selfish" and work on playing big innings.Akmal was dropped ... Read more...

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Mahindra eyeing African market for new SUV


September 29th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Sep 29 (IANS) In an effort to improve overseas sales, automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra Thursday said it will launch its premium sports utility vehicle (SUV) -- XUV500 - ... Read more...

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Few takers for Pakistani cricket team coach


September 27th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Sep 27 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has received lukewarm response from well-known foreign coaches for the post of national head coach as the deadline to apply for the ... Read more...

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ICC announces 2012 World T20 schedule


September 21st, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 21 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) Wednesday announced the match schedule and unveiled the event logo of the World Twenty20 to be staged in Sri Lanka from ... Read more...

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Boon set for a new innings as match referee


August 22nd, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Aug 22 (IANS) Former Australian opener David Boon will make his debut as a match referee in the series between Zimbabwe and Pakistan next week.Boon, who played 107 Tests ... Read more...

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Malik recalled to Pakistan squad for Zimbabwe tour


August 21st, 2011 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Aug 21 (IANS) Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik has been recalled to the squad for next month's tour of Zimbabwe.Malik last played for Pakistan during their controversial tour of ... Read more...

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Feels sensational to claim No.1 spot: Flower


August 18th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) England coach Andy Flower says that getting to the No.1 spot in Tests was a goal that spurred the whole team against India."It feels simply sensational ... Read more...

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Flower to take a short break after Test series


August 15th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) England coach Andy Flower will take a small break after the four-match Test series and will be missing his team's one-off ODI against Ireland in Dublin ... Read more...

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Warner credits Langer for improving his consistency


August 8th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 8 (IANS) Australian batsman David Warner says working with former Test opener Justin Langer, who is now team's batting coach, has made him more consistent.Warner, 24, has been ... Read more...

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Confident with the squad we have: Clarke


August 4th, 2011 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 4 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke has admitted that it would take some time for his team to get back among the best in Tests and said ... Read more...

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Zimbabwe return to Test cricket after six years


August 4th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Harare, Aug 4 (IANS) Zimbabwe made a return to Test cricket after six years as they faced Bangladesh at the Harare Sports Club here Thursday.Zimbabwe's return could well be termed ... Read more...

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Thirteen die after bus overturns in eastern Zimbabwe


August 3rd, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by BNO News
HARARE (BNO NEWS) -- Thirteen people were killed on Tuesday morning when a commuter minibus overturned on a road in eastern Zimbabwe, local media reported on Wednesday.The accident happened on Tuesday morning ... Read more...

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Man jailed for infecting two women with HIV


July 26th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) An African immigrant to Britain has been sent to jail for infecting two women with HIV and having unprotected sex with seven others, officials said.Zimbabwe-born Nkosinati ... Read more...

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Flower says England not overconfident of becoming No.1


July 19th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) England coach Andy Flower says they are not "overconfident" about becoming the number one Test side and their focus remains on winning the "vitally important" series ... Read more...

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