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No Indian in ICC's World Cup team
Melbourne: No Indian features in the 2015 International Cricket Council's (ICC) World Cup team, according to a release by the sport's governing body on Monday.India was defeated by eventual champions Australia in the semifinals of the competition. India remained unbeaten till the tournament's last-four stage, bowling out opponents in seven consecutive matches along with some strong...
Fire scare for Indian U-23 football team   
Dhaka: The Indian Under-23 football team, here for the Asian Championship, on Monday survived a fire scare when smoke was spotted coming out from the rear end of the team bus.The team was on its way back to the team hotel after the Monday morning recovery session when the smell of something burning pervaded the bus and smoke was spotted in the rear end of the vehicle, according to an All India...
Srinivasan hails WC as 'truly world class'   
Melbourne: International Cricket Council (ICC) chairman N. Srinivasan has hailed the cricket World Cup 2015 as “the most popular in history”, and said he believes the 50-over game is in good health following Australia’s triumph at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday.Commenting in the aftermath of Sunday’s game, which was played in front of over 93,000 spectators,...
CSA denies Philander's selection was race-based   
Johannesburg: Cricket South Africa (CSA) has denied reports that the selection of pacer Vernon Philander ahead of fast bowler Kyle Abbott for their team's World Cup semifinal against New Zealand was racially motivated.Philander was called into the South African XI in place of Abbott for last week's match against the Black Caps in Auckland, which the Proteas lost by four wickets. Philander...
President to expose ICC's 'mischievous things'   
Melbourne: International Cricket Council (ICC) president Mustafa Kamal has said the game's governing body denied him his right to give the winner's trophy at the post-match presentation ceremony of the World Cup final here on Sunday.The winner's trophy was handed over by ICC chairman N. Srinivasan of India, despite the ICC's amendment of its rules in January 2015 to mandate that...
Saina, Srikanth win India Open titles   
Ferrari's Vettel storms to Malaysia win   29 March, 2015
Clarke to retire from ODIs after WC   28 March, 2015
Hope Crowe finds peace: McCullum   28 March, 2015
BCCI defends Indian team   27 March, 2015
Australia bowls out New Zealand for 183   29 March, 2015
Australia crushes New Zealand, wins fifth Cup   29 March, 2015
Australia beat New Zealand in final to win World Cup   29 March, 2015
Aus-NZ final revives 'underarm' memories   27 March, 2015
Trans-Tasman rivalry takes centrestage   28 March, 2015
Saina scales historic World No. 1 ranking   28 March, 2015
Dhoni calls for changes in ODI rules   27 March, 2015
Bring on Melbourne, says Steve Smith   26 March, 2015
Indian team snubs supporters at SCG   25 March, 2015
Hope Australia don't cross the line: Rohit   25 March, 2015
Surrey confirms signing of Pietersen   25 March, 2015
Australia powers to 328/7 against India   26 March, 2015
Ruthless Australia sends India packing, enters final   26 March, 2015
Australia opts to bat against India   26 March, 2015
India to make Australia visit worthwhile   25 March, 2015
India-Australia match ticket prices soar   24 March, 2015
Will sledge India if Warner won't: Johnson   24 March, 2015
FA unveils tougher work permit rules for non-EU players   24 March, 2015
Qualifier postponed by a day due to rain   27 May, 2014
Waqar fears 'death' of Pakistan cricket   24 March, 2015
Chess now has a 'Twenty20' version   24 March, 2015
New Zealand make first World Cup final   24 March, 2015
NZ clinches thriller, enters first WC final   24 March, 2015
Supporting cast   21 March, 2015
Shiv Kapur qualifies for US Open   27 May, 2014
NZ, Proteas eye first WC final berth   23 March, 2015
We need to look in the mirror: Duminy   26 May, 2014
Looming bouncer   21 March, 2015
Du Plessis, de Villiers fire Proteas to 281/5   24 March, 2015
Hosting India Open in Delhi tough: BAI chief   23 March, 2015
Rain stops South Africa-New Zealand semi-final   24 March, 2015
Nine sports upgraded to 'high priority'   23 March, 2015
Van Gaal has massive task: Scholes   22 May, 2014
NZ, South Africa rule out sledging   23 March, 2015
IPL snub to Pak players dented India's image: Afridi   24 May, 2014
Platini secures third term as UEFA president   23 March, 2015
Sania is now world number three in doubles   23 March, 2015
Djokovic fells Federer to keep Indian Wells title   23 March, 2015
'India needs to confront Australian demons'   21 March, 2015
Knock has not sunk in yet: Guptill   21 March, 2015
Would like to remain WI captain: Holder   21 March, 2015
Pele backs Blatter bid for re-election   21 March, 2015
Mixed reactions to Pakistan's World Cup loss   21 March, 2015
Watson, Wahab fined for quarter-final spat   21 March, 2015
Aussies overwhelm Pak to reach semis   20 March, 2015
India thrashes Bangladesh, enters semis   19 March, 2015
Dhoni first Indian skipper to win 100 ODIs   19 March, 2015
Guptill fires New Zealand into WC semis   21 March, 2015
Guptill fires New Zealand to 393/6 against Windies   21 March, 2015
Proteas thrash Sri Lanka by nine wickets   18 March, 2015
Dhoni opts to bat against Bangladesh   19 March, 2015
Duminy takes hat-trick as SL falls for 133   18 March, 2015
ICC president sniffs conspiracy in Bangladesh's loss   20 March, 2015
Dhoni's mantra for success—Keep it simple!   19 March, 2015
Sri Lanka elects to bat first   18 March, 2015
India favourites in quarterfinal   18 March, 2015
Run feast on cards in Lanka vs Proteas clash   17 March, 2015
Dravid suggests 14-team World Cup   16 March, 2015
Rohit powers India to 302/6 against Bangladesh   19 March, 2015
Shapoor is a sign   06 March, 2015
ODIs have never been better   06 March, 2015
Fifty shades of inconsistency   06 March, 2015
Making shot work   06 March, 2015
India can retain the World Cup   28 February, 2015
Having a ball.   28 February, 2015
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