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Sehwag hits brisk half century, Johnson strikes twice (Lunch Report)
Adelaide, Jan 24 (IANS) Virender Sehwag gave India a good start with a brisk half-century but two quick wickets from Mitchell Johnson helped Australia peg-back the visitors at 89 for two wickets at lunch on the first day of the fourth and the final Test here Thursday.

Thursday, January 24, 2008 9:38:37 AM

Kumble, Dravid, Pathan nearing important milestones
Adelaide, Jan 23 (IANS) Captain Anil Kumble requires two wickets to become the second Indian bowler to complete 50 Test wickets in Australia as the fourth and final Test begins here Thursday.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 8:40:43 PM

Bhupathi-Knowles in doubles semi-finals
Melbourne, Jan 23 (IANS) India's Mahesh Bhupathi and Mark Knowles of Bahamas moved into the semi-finals of the Australian Open men's doubles with a thrilling three-set win over top seeds Bryan brothers, Mike and Bob, of the US in the quarterfinals Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 7:37:20 PM

Ponting refuses to say whether Tait plays or Hogg
Adelaide, Jan 23 (IANS) Australia captain Ricky Ponting has thrown up a riddle for the Indian team, refusing to divulge whether Shaun Tait, the flopped Perth star, will be retained or will he be replaced by left-arm spinner Brad Hogg for the final Test starting here Thursday.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 5:58:18 PM

Tendulkar: India's most prolific run-getter in Australia
Adelaide, Jan 23 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar, the most experienced Indian Test player touring Australia, has so far aggregated 1,356 runs at 56.50 in 15 Tests since playing his first match against the hosts in 1991-92.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 5:52:08 PM

Ivanovic bundles Venus out of Australia Open
Melbourne, Jan 23 (DPA) Ana Ivanovic won her first career match over Venus Williams after four defeats advancing to the semi-finals of the Australian Open 7-6 (7-3), 6-4 here Wednesday.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 4:58:42 PM

Tsonga to suck up his emotion for Nadal meeting
Melbourne:Jan 23 (DPA) After nearly breaking down in tears on reaching the Australian Open semi-finals Frenchman Jo-Wilfriend Tsonga will now bury his emotions as he faces the mighty Spaniard Rafael Nadal.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 3:21:03 PM

Kidman keeps her tennis visits short
Melbourne: Jan 23 (DPA) Pregnant Hollywood superstar Nicole Kidman is making the most of her time in Melbourne, attending three sessions in succession at the Australian Open.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 3:18:32 PM

Tennis stands third in betting popularity (Australian Open Diary)
Melbourne, Jan 23 (DPA) Tennis comes a comfortable third among the punting public, with bets on the sport falling just behind top draw horse racing and football.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 3:17:00 PM

Timing of ODI team announcement disappointing: Kumble
Adelaide, Jan 23 (IANS) India captain Anil Kumble Wednesday expressed his disappointment at the timing of the announcement of one-day side for the triangular series but was hopeful that the senior players, who have been dropped, will give their best to win the fourth Test match here starting Thursday.

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 3:07:26 PM

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