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Tendulkar carries Mumbai Indians to win in IPL opener
Cape Town, April 18 (IANS) The brilliance of Sachin Tendulkar coupled with tight bowling saw Mumbai Indians collect full points from their opening Indian Premier League (IPL) game against last year's finalists Chennai Super Kings here Saturday.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 9:02:37 PM

Royal Challengers to bat against Rajasthan Royals
Cape Town, April 18 (IANS) Bangalore Royal Challengers captain Kevin Pietersen won the toss and decided to bat against defending champions Rajasthan Royals in the second match of the Indian Primier League (IPL) here Saturday.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 8:26:46 PM

Who let the dog in?
Cape Town, April 18 (IANS) The inaugural match of the Indian Premier League, between Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians, was disrupted for about 10 minutes after seven overs were bowled. The interruption was not for rain or any other interference, it was because a dog got into the ground and led the ground staff a merry chase.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 8:26:35 PM

Somalia to rule by Sharia law
Mogadishu, April 18 (IANS) The Somali parliament Saturday approved a proposal to introduce Islamic Sharia law in the country, a media report said.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 8:13:57 PM

Scoreboard: Mumbai Indians vs. Chennai Super Kings, Twenty20, IPL
Cape Town, April 18 (IANS) Following is the scoreboard of the opening match of the second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings at the Newleands Stadium here Saturday.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 8:13:47 PM

Mumbai Indians beat Chennai Super Kings in opening match of IPL-2
Cape Town, April 18 (IANS) Mumbai Indians started their run in Indian Premier League's second season with a convincing 19-run win over last year's finalists Chennai Super Kings in the opening match here Saturday.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 7:54:29 PM

Chargers look to turn things around in IPL-2 (Team Profile)
Cape Town, April 18 (IANS) They had the world's best swashbucklers. Yet Deccan Chargers could win just two of their 14 matches in the first edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Now with a revamped set-up, the team would be hoping to turn things around this year.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 6:35:27 PM

NATO forces free 20 hostages from Somali pirates: Report
Mogadishu, April 18 (Xinhua) NATO forces Saturday freed 20 people taken hostage by Somali pirates in the Gulf of Aden last week, a media report said.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 6:31:16 PM

Mumbai Indians set 167-run target for Super Kings
Cape Town, April 18 (IANS) A fine unbeaten 59 off 49 deliveries from skipper Sachin Tendulkar helped Mumbai Indians reach a score of 166 for seven in 20 overs against last year's runners-up Chennai Super Kings in the opening match of the second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here Saturday.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 6:09:07 PM

IPL-2 will be low-scoring: Wessels
Cape Town, April 18 (IANS) The second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will not be as high scoring as the inaugural tournament in India because the pitches in South Africa will assist the bowlers, feels former Proteas captain Kepler Wessels.

Saturday, April 18, 2009 5:54:45 PM

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