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Dhoni: The man under spotlight

2007 T20 World Champions, 2011 50-overs World Champions, 2011 Champion’s Trophy, and number 1 in ICC Test rankings – under Dhoni, India achieved it all. Widely regarded as “Captain cool” for his ability to be calm even under pressure, Dhoni has over and over again proved his worth as one of the best (if not the best) captains of India. ...

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Pro Kabaddi 2015: U Mumba to Kick Off 2nd Edition Opening Match with Pink Panthers, Schedule, Teams, Live Streaming Information, TV Channel

The second edition of PKL (Pro Kabaddi League) will be inaugurated with an opening leg between hosts U Mumba who were last year’s runner-up and the reigning champions, Jaipur Pink Panthers at NSCI (National Sports Centre of India), Mumbai. PKL is jointly sponsored by Star India and Mashal Sports with the support of both Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India and ...

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World Cup: Australia bowl out Pakistan for 213

Putting up an impressive show, Australia bowled out Pakistan for 213 in 49.5 overs in the third quarterfinal of the cricket World Cup at the Adelaide Oval here on Friday. Electing to bat, Pakistan struggled from the beginning. Right-handed openers Ahmed Shehzad (5) and Sarfraz Ahmed (10) lost their wickets by playing bad shots. Sarfraz chased an away moving delivery ...

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Rain Disrupts India-Bangladesh match; Restarts

After rain disrupted the match between India and Bangladesh, play restarted  in the World Cup quarter-final being played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Thursday. India were batting at 186/3 in 38.1 overs with Rohit Sharma (83 not out) and Suresh Raina (38 not out) at the crease when the skies opened up. The defending champions earlier lost opener ...

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India vs Bangladesh Match Preview, Live streaming Info, Team News

Time: 9:00 am IST Date: 19th March Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne The second quarter final takes us to the MCG where defending champions India take on giant killers Bangladesh in an all Asian clash. Will India seek revenge for their 2007 oust or will the Tigers provide us with another encore performance? Looking at India’s form in the recently ...

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ICC World Cup 2015: Will Dhoni, Raina Luck Prove Effective against Bangladesh in Next Match?

By Veturi Srivatsa      The talk in television studios is already about India’s semifinal opponents, hurdling over the quarterfinal against Bangladesh. That’s the kind of confidence Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s boys have instilled. Just to jog the captain’s memory, the Bangladeshis might take him back to 2007 in the Caribbean. That was a World Cup wherein the Indians suffered performance ...

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India bowl out UAE for 102

India bowled out the the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for a paltry total of 102 in 31.3 overs in a World Cup Pool B match being played at the WACA on Saturday. Opting to bat, the UAE kept losing wickets at regular intervals as off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin picked up 4/25 from his 10 overs. Following is the scoreboard of the ...

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