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South Africa keen to shun 'chokers' tag vs. Australia (PREVIEW)
Gros Islet (St. Lucia), April 24 (IANS) Australia and South Africa will play their second World Cup semi-final in eight years here Wednesday, but the onus will be on the Proteas to prove that they are no more chokers.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 7:26:17 PM

Clooney to make dark comedy
Los Angeles, April 24 (IANS) Actor George Clooney's Smoke House production company and Warner Bros. Pictures will team up to remake Rachel Boynton's political documentary 'Our Brand is Crisis' into a dark comedy.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 3:24:19 PM

Sanjaya a hit at White House Correspondents Dinner
Los Angeles, April 24 (IANS) While celebrities like actress Teri Hatcher and New York Governor Eliot Spitzer were making a beeline to meet former 'American Idol' contestant Sanjaya Malakar, one female fan at the White House Correspondents' Dinner seized the opportunity to run her hands through his hair.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 3:23:45 PM

Beckham already making money for Los Angeles Galaxy
Los Angeles, April 24 (IANS) Although David Beckham will fly in to join Los Angeles Galaxy soccer team next month, it has been announced that the company has already raked in more than 6.5 million pounds from the sales of the club's shirts and season tickets.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 3:23:14 PM

Coroner orders to release Woolmer's body
Kingston, April 24 (IANS) The body of Pakistan cricket coach Bob Woolmer is to be released, five weeks after his sensational murder that cast a heavy shadow over the World Cup.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 2:43:20 PM

Last chance to grab World Cup tickets
Kingston (Jamaica), April 24 (IANS) Fans still have a chance to see the best teams in the World Cup in action as some of the tickets are still available for the both semi-finals as well as the final.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 1:54:05 PM

World Cup attendance soars past 400,000
Kingston (Jamaica), April 24 (IANS) World Cup organisers have revealed that attendance at matches has broken the 400,000 mark.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 1:53:43 PM

Lara's career as captain was mixed, says Gordon
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 24 (IANS-CMC) Brian Lara's career as West Indies captain for an unprecedented three terms was 'mixed', says West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) president Ken Gordon.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 1:45:36 PM

We are a dangerous side, says Fleming
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 24 (IANS-CMC) Ahead of their World Cup semi-final against Sri Lanka, New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming has tried to downplay his team's crushing 215-run loss to Australia and said his was 'a dangerous side'.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 1:45:00 PM

Gordon to decide on presidency issue soon
Bridgetown (Barbados), April 24 (IANS-CMC) West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) president Ken Gordon could be on his way out even though the board's executive committee recently rejected his resignation.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007 12:52:31 PM

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