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Condom brand ad on jersey leaves Kings XI Punjab players blushing

IPL team, Kings XI Punjab, are a bunch of bashful guys and their new sponsor — a leading condom brand — has them fighting shy of wearing the team jersey. The Punjab franchise on Tuesday evening, the eve of the ...

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Saina Nehwal world No.1

Saina Nehwal

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal on Saturday created history by becoming the first Indian woman to be ranked World No.1. Spain’s Carolina Marin’s loss to Ratchanok Intanon in the Indian Open Super Series semi-final provided an opportunity for Saina to overtake ...

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Dhoni win 100th ODI

100th

Mahendra Singh Dhoni achieved the memorable milestone of recording 100 ODI wins as captain after leading India to a resounding victory against Bangladesh in the World Cup quarterfinals on Thursday.   Dhoni is the first non-Australian captain to achieve the ...

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India World Cup 2015

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On a roll with a hat-trick of victories under their belt, a rampaging India will look to continue their winning run against an inconsistent but dangerous West Indies in their fourth group league encounter of the ICC Cricket World Cup ...

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ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

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India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni called it a nearly complete game. For, it was a night on which the team’s sensibly professional approach outplayed Pakistan by 76 runs at the wonderful Adelaide Oval to spark its Group B campaign in ...

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Warner fined

David-Warner

Australian opener David Warner has been fined 50 per cent of his match fee for a verbal spat with Indian batsman Rohit Sharma during an ODI tri-series cricket match here but defended himself by insisting that he was merely asking ...

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Dhoni keeps mum

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The Indian cricket team flew in here and largely spent the day indoors even as there was intense speculation over Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s decision to quit the Test format with immediate effect, which surprised the cricket fraternity. A day after ...

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India suffer loss

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Mitchell Johnson‘s dramatic opening-hour spell and a gusty half-century by opener Chris Rogers spurred Australia to a four-wicket victory over India in the second Commonwealth Bank Test at Gabba on Saturday. Chasing 128, Australia huffed and puffed a bit and ...

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Fresh tour, old challenges

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India, for the better part of the last decade and a half, have carried the reputation of being a batting-heavy unit. However, there have been occasions where even the best of Indian batsmen have found it difficult to cope with ...

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Beyond 2011 heroes

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They served Indian cricket wonderfully over the past so many years and contributed to India’s 2011 World Cup conquest but, on Thursday, the national selection committee cast emotions aside and virtually drew the curtain down on the ODI careers of ...

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