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Catches will be dropped in future too: Gilchrist
Sydney, Feb 6 (IANS) Australian wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist has hit back at the media for criticising the team's catching in the One-Day International (ODI) against India in Brisbane, saying catches would be dropped in future too.

Wednesday, February 06, 2008 2:58:40 PM

Umpire Koertzen makes 'embarrassing rash of bloopers'
Sydney, Feb 6 (IANS) South African umpire Rudi Koertzen continues to make 'embarrassing rash of bloopers' and the latest example was his giving India's Rohit Sharma out caught behind against Sri Lanka Tuesday when bowler Muttiah Muralitharan did not even appeal, the media reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 06, 2008 2:57:45 PM

'I felt pretty shattered after Harbhajan verdict' (Andrew Symonds' Weekly Diary)
Sydney, Feb 6 (IANS) Australia's Andrew Symonds says he was 'pretty shattered' on hearing that India's Harbhajan Singh was let off with a minor fine for allegedly racially abusing him in a Test match last month.

Wednesday, February 06, 2008 2:30:41 PM

Gilchrist will be cleared to play in IPL
Brisbane, Feb 6 (IANS) Retiring Australian wicketkeeper batsman Adam Gilchrist will be cleared to play in the Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament this year, the media reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 06, 2008 1:19:54 PM

Samoan baby can't enter New Zealand, to get surgery in US
Wellington, Feb 6 (DPA) A five-month-old Samoan baby born with a severely disfigured face is to get surgery in the US after she was refused entry to New Zealand for treatment, a newspaper reported Wednesday.

Wednesday, February 06, 2008 10:53:09 AM

Battle rages over African author's war story
Sydney, Feb 6 (DPA) African author Ishmael Beah is untroubled by claims that his autobiographical 'A Long Way Gone' is not the true story of a child soldier in Sierra Leone.

Wednesday, February 06, 2008 7:32:46 AM

Tendulkar first to climb 16,000-run mountain
Brisbane, Feb 5 (IANS) Another feather was added to maestro Sachin Tendulkar's cap Tuesday when he became the first man to aggregate 16,000 runs in One-Day Internationals (ODI).

Tuesday, February 05, 2008 7:27:59 PM

Gambhir's ton tumbles many marks
Brisbane, Feb 5 (IANS) In-form Gautam Gambhir, batting at No. 3, smashed his third century in One-Day Internationals (ODI) to help set up a competitive total for India against Sri Lanka in the Commonwealth Bank Triangular One-day Series.

Tuesday, February 05, 2008 7:26:36 PM

Collingwood, McCullum fear Indian league will lure best men
Auckland, Feb 5 (IANS) England captain Paul Collingwood and stand-in New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum have expressed their fears over Indian Twenty20 Cricket League's attempt to lure their best players, English media reported Tuesday.

Tuesday, February 05, 2008 5:35:40 PM

Australia won't join strategic dialogues with US, Japan, India (Lead)
Canberra, Feb 5 (IANS) Australia will no longer take part in joint strategic dialogues with the US, Japan and India, Foreign Minister Stephen Smith has assured visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi.

Tuesday, February 05, 2008 5:19:31 PM

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