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|Jagmohan Dalmiya vows to expose people in BCCI who ross over the line
Training his guns on the Sharad Pawar-led BCCI, Jagmohan Dalmiya
today asserted that he would go all the way to expose those who considered the
Board as their personal property and bend rules to suit their own interests.
Bubbling with confidence after getting a stay from the Calcutta High Co....
|All rounder Andrew Flintoff cleared to play for Lancashire
England's star all rounder Andrew Flintoff, recuperating fast after ankle
surgery, has been cleared by the England and Wales Cricket Board to make
his comeback for Lancashire on Tuesday.
Flintoff will play as a specialist batsman for the club's second XI against Derbyshire
at Blackpool but....
|Team England all out for 298 in first test cricket innings
England were all out for 298 in their first innings on the second day of the first
cricket Test against India at the Lord's here today.
Brief scores: England first innings : 298 all out in 91.2 overs (A Strauss 96,
M Vaughan 79, K Pietersen 37, S Sreesanth 3/67, Zaheer Khan 2/62, R P Singh 2....
|Dalmiya not to contest for Cricket Association of Bengal President post
Despite the judiciary staying his suspension from the BCCI and allowing
him to fight the coming Cricket Association of Bengal polls, Jagmohan Dalmiya
today chose not to contest or put up a proxy candidate for the president's post.
Although Dalmiya's upbeat supporters filed nominations for ke....
|High Court stays Jagmohan Dalmiya suspension allows him to contest CAB polls
The Calcutta High Court today stayed the BCCI suspension on Jagmohan Dalmiya
and directed that the former cricket board chief was free to contest the coming
Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) polls.
Upholding Dalmiya's application against the suspension imposed by the Sharad Pawar
|Cricket Manager Chandu Borde blames it on butterflies in stomach
If Indian pacers cut a sorry figure on day one of the first cricket Test against
England, it was due to butterflies in their stomach, according to team's
Cricket Manager Chandu Borde.
"The boys over-pitched a bit and also erred in length and direction,"
|Tata Sky to telecast India vs England cricket matches live
Direct to Home (DTH) service provider Tata Sky today said it would relay live
the ongoing cricket matches between India and England being played
"We have been a forerunner in providing customers with cutting edge technology
and on-demand services. Actve Sports has establis....
|Wankhede Stadium Mumbai will get renovated in October 07
Come October and Wankhede Stadium, India's second largest cricket ground,
will undergo massive renovation.
Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) will demolish a few of the stands of the Wankhede
Stadium and remodel it to host the finals of the 2011 World Cup, slated to be
held in the sub-contin....
|Andrew Strauss and Michael Vaughan milk Indian listless bowling
It was fast turning out to be a long day in office for the Indians as Andrew Strauss
and Michael Vaughann milked their listless bowling to help
England reach a strong 197 for 1 at tea on the first day of the first cricket
Test at Lord's here today.
At the break, Strauss was batting on 84 wh....
|England elect to bat against India in openening test match
England captain Michael Vaughan won the toss and elected to field against
India in the first cricket Test beginning at Lord's here today.
India left out Yuvraj Singh in the playing XI, which comprises a three-pronged
pace attack with Zaheer Khan, RP Singh and S Sreesanth.
For England, Stua....
|Former Pakistani coach Javed Miandad ready to work with Geoff Lawson
Former Pakistan captain and coach Javed Miandad today softened his
stance on newly appointed Geoff Lawson, saying he had "no ego"
hassle in working with the Australian, who wants him to be a part of "coaching
Miandad, who had lashed out at the country's Cricket B....
|Shanthakumaran Sreesanth believes in showing emotions on the field
Aggression is something that comes naturally to Shanthakumaran Sreesanth
and the bold Kerala pacer says that he considers the batsman facing him as an
enemy to bring out his best.
Sreesanth says he does not have anything against any batsman but when it comes
to show passion and emotion on ....
|Geoff Lawson invites Javed Miandad to help him in cricket coaching
Pakistan's newly-appointed coach Geoff Lawson wants Javed Miandad,
one of the harshest critics of foreign coaches, to be part of his support staff.
"I would like to get Javed on board to be part of the coaching crew, to be
part of the system and help out, because he was an outstanding p....
|PCB Feels Fund raising Twenty20 cricket match with India not possible
Pakistan has expressed its inability to play a Twenty20 match against India
to raise funds for their former coach Bob Woolmer's cricket academy in South Africa
because of a packed international schedule.
Widow of Bob Woolmer, Gill had written to the cricket Board's of Pakistan
and Indian t....
|Graeme Smith to lead South Africa in Twenty20 cricket World Cup 2007
Hosts South Africa announced a provisional 30-member squad for the inaugural
ICC Twenty20 World Cup in September.
Graeme Smith has been named as captain while Jacques Kallis was
chosen as vice-captain of the side.
The list which include veterans Shaun Pollock and Mark Boucher
will be pr....