Thursday, May 28, 2015
May 28, 20152:12 am

Once the team met qualifying guidelines, his name was replaced by that of a team member in the official results of the trials conducted by the Athletics Federation of India (AFI).

May 28, 201512:22 pm
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Abhinav Bindra has had a slow start to the season, recording below-par finishes in the first two World Cups.

May 28, 201512:13 pm
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In March this year, Court of Arbitration for Sports in Switzerland specifically allowed her to take part in Asian Championships.

May 28, 201511:30 am
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Brian Lara says Shivnarine Chanderpaul deserves to be given a farewell series irrespective of his form.

May 27, 201510:54 am
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A heated exchange with coach Simmons over selection seems to suggest the end is around the bend for Chanderpaul.

May 27, 201510:57 am
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But as it turned out, the 22-year-old’s Brazilian sojourn hasn’t impressed chief coach Constantine much.

May 27, 201511:03 am
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Until the squad was named, Jasjit was hardly seen as a full time defender.

May 27, 201511:13 am
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With coach's focus on tightening India defence before World League semis, drag-flicker Rupinder dropped.

May 26, 20151:06 pm
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The fitness test will be conducted on June 6. The squad assembles in Kolkata on June 5. It leaves for Dhaka on June 7 to play a one-off Test and three ODIs, starting three days later.

May 26, 201512:58 pm
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Shreyas Iyer had been bought by DD for Rs 2.6 crore — a figure he more than justified by scoring 439 runs in the season.

May 26, 201512:52 pm
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Rohit Sharma & Co orchestrated a remarkable turnaround, and walked away with the title.

May 26, 20151:11 pm
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The ISL franchises are likely to bear the fallout of the rescheduling, which will result in the tournament spilling into January.

May 25, 20152:20 am
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Back-log in hearing cases, anti-doping panels in limbo and delay in declaring results by laboratory hurting drive against menace.

May 25, 20152:17 am

After the first few matches of the season, which he spent on the bench there was a fear that his IPL debut wouldn’t come this season.

May 25, 20152:06 am
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Rohit Sharma scored a 26-ball 50 in the final against CSK to give MI the momentum to post a big total.

May 24, 201512:57 pm
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On Sunday, IPL 8 ends where it began — at the mecca of Indian cricket, the Eden Gardens. In between the circus journeyed through many traditional centers a few outposts and Raipur, an obscure cricket backwater where tickets were sold as much for the cricket as they were for gori cheerleaders.

May 24, 201510:30 am
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Yuvraj Singh was clearly unimpressed with the youngster's shot selection.

May 24, 201512:04 pm

Retired from international cricket, Big Bash and IPL are Michael Hussey's tenuous links to real-time action.

May 24, 20151:03 pm
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The big-hitting Dhoni has been conspicuous by his absence this season, scoring at a sedate strike-rate of 121.

May 23, 20151:58 am
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After the spot-fixing scandal of 2013, an integrity official was attached with each IPL team.

May 22, 201510:50 am

An email sent by BCCI’s Anti-Corruption Security Unit lists ‘violations’ by IPL franchises and players.

May 22, 20154:41 pm
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Another facet of this aggressive spinner is his pace variation.

May 22, 20154:47 pm
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MS Dhoni scored 328 runs in 15 matches at a strike-rate of 124.71 so far which is not a good sign for CSK.

May 22, 20159:41 am

Chennai had an extra day off after Qualifier 1. The pitch is brown, much to Dhoni’s likings. He will try to make the advantage count.

May 22, 20153:46 am

That same slouch, taweez (amulet), helmet and the upturned collar -- the first look of Emraan Hashmi-starrer "Azhar".

May 21, 20152:01 am
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Coming into the IPL, Boult had enhanced his reputation with his record-breaking feat at the World Cup.

May 21, 20151:02 am
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Duncan Fletcher’s contract expired after the World Cup.

May 21, 20151:20 am
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Sandeep Patil took questions on the upcoming Bangladesh tour on Wednesday.

May 21, 20152:52 pm
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Harbhajan Singh recalled for next month’s Bangladesh Test as Ravindra Jadeja fails to make the cut; Kohli to lead side.

May 21, 20151:12 am
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AB de Villiers combines with Punjab youngster for a game-changing stand as Royal Challengers eliminates Royals with a 71-run win.

May 20, 20151:20 am
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RCB missed Starc's services for the first half of the tournament due to an injury.

May 20, 20153:30 pm
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In a chat with The Indian Express, James Faulkner explains why he is the captain's go-to man, on death bowling and yorkers.

May 20, 201512:49 am
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Selectors may give fatigued regulars a rest when they meet to pick the team for the Bangladesh series.

May 20, 20151:16 am
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Simmons steals the limelight and Pollard shows off his power before Bhajji’s double-breakthrough gives MI victory.

May 19, 201510:23 am

Yuzvendra Chahal and Sarfaraz Khan (right) have had an impressive IPL.

May 19, 20152:40 pm

IPL’s most consistent team CSK face MI, a side that has gone from strength to strength.

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