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Kangaroos to be put on the pill
Sydney, Jan 26 (DPA) Australian scientists have come up with a contraceptive suitable for kangaroos that they claim could do away with the controversial killing of the nation's emblem, news reports said Saturday.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 6:52:33 PM

Tendulkar couldn't have heard Harbhajan: Procter
Adelaide, Jan 26 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar was not within earshot when Andrew Symonds was allegedly called a 'monkey' by Harbhajan Singh, reveals a leaked document from Harbhajan's disciplinary hearing.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 5:50:08 PM

Gilchrist announces retirement, surprising all
Adelaide, Jan 26 (IANS) Long-serving Australian wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist Saturday announced his retirement from international cricket, a decision that took everyone by surprise as he will be calling it a day four short of playing hundred Tests.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 4:49:53 PM

Hayden gets a ton but Australia still trail by 204 runs (Roundup, At Stumps)
Adelaide, Jan 26 (IANS) It was a hard day for the Indian bowlers as Mathew Hayden got to his 30th Test century and helped Australia reduce their first innings deficit to 204 runs at the end of the third day's play in the fourth and the final Test here Saturday.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 3:22:35 PM

Sharapova secures third Grand Slam title
Melbourne, Jan 26 (DPA) Russian Maria Sharapova won her third Grand Slam title in five years with as 7-5, 6-3 victory over Serb Ana Ivanovic in the women's singles title clash at the Australian Open here Saturday.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 2:27:22 PM

India-Australia Test match scoreboard: Stumps Day III
Adelaide, Jan 26 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the second day's play of the fourth Test match between India and Australia here Thursday.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 2:25:34 PM

Australia 322/3, trail India by 204
Adelaide, Jan 26 (IANS) Powered by Matthew Hayden's 30th Test century, Australia scored 322 losing three wickets in the first innings at the end of third day's play in reply to India's 526 in the fourth and the final Test here Saturday.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 2:14:52 PM

Tennis mainly a memory for Rafter these days
Melbourne, Jan 25 (DPA) Seven years after last lifting a racket in anger, Patrick Rafter doesn't spend much time watching the sport where he once briefly stood number one.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 1:22:12 PM

Tsonga's Aussie exploits send French TV into crisis mode
Melbourne, Jan 25 (DPA) French television has suddenly taken notice of the Australian Open now that new hero Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has reached the final.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 1:21:33 PM

Ali's boxing spirit inspires tennis star Tsonga
Melbourne, Jan 26 (DPA) Gentle giant Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will carry the fighting spirit of legendry boxer Muhammed Ali into the four corners of the court when he squares off against Serb Novak Djokovic in Sunday's Australian Open men's final.

Saturday, January 26, 2008 1:21:05 PM

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