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Williams-Fish guide US to fifth Hopman Cup title
Perth, Jan 5 (IANS) Serena Williams and Mardy Fish powered the US to its fifth Hopman Cup title with a 7-6, 6-2 win over Serbian duo of Jelena Jankovic and Novak Djokovic in the deciding mixed doubles tie of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) team championship here.

Saturday, January 05, 2008 3:52:07 PM

Hayden, Hussey put Australia in command (Roundup - Stumps Fourth Day)
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Matthew Hayden and Michael Hussey not only steered Australia to safety, but also gave them an outside chance of pulling off a record-equalling 16th consecutive Test victory at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) here Saturday.

Saturday, January 05, 2008 3:32:16 PM

Team needs tough characters like Harbhajan: Ganguly
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly Saturday stood by team mate Harbhajan Singh, accused of racial abuse against Andrew Symonds, saying he is a tough competitor and the team needs a character like the off-spinner.

Saturday, January 05, 2008 3:31:16 PM

India-Australia Test match scoreboard - Stumps Day Four
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) The following is fourth day's scoreboard Saturday of the second Test match between India and Australia being played at the Sydney Cricket Ground.

Saturday, January 05, 2008 2:07:17 PM

Australia extend lead to 213 runs in Sydney Test
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Australia took a lead of 213 runs as they made 282 for four in the second innings against India at close of the fourth day's play in the second Test match here Saturday.

Saturday, January 05, 2008 1:10:35 PM

Hayden takes Australia's lead past 100-mark (Lead, Tea Report)
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Mathew Hayden stabilised the Australian innings with his unbeaten 77 and guided his team to 177 for two against India, when rain forced an early tea on the penultimate day of the second Test match at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) here Saturday.

Saturday, January 05, 2008 10:44:03 AM

Harbhajan denies racial abuse charge, hearing put off
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has denied racially abusing Andrew Symonds but will still have to attend the hearing of the International Cricket Council (ICC), which has been put off till Sunday.

Saturday, January 05, 2008 10:28:13 AM

Harbhajan dismisses Ponting for eighth time in as many Tests (Lunch Report)
Sydney, Jan 5 (IANS) Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh dismissed Ricky Ponting for the eighth time Saturday and Australia were 90 for two in their second innings at lunch on the fourth day of the second Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) here.

Saturday, January 05, 2008 10:05:59 AM

Gilchrist second wicketkeeper to claim 400 victims (Statistical Highlights - Sydney Test, Day 3)
Sydney, Jan 4 (IANS) Adam Gilchrist became the second wicketkeeper to complete 400 dismissals in Tests after South Africa's Mark Boucher when he caught his Indian counterpart Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the first innings of the Sydney Test Friday. Gilchrist is the first wicketkeeper to complete the double of 5,000 runs and 400 dismissals.

Friday, January 04, 2008 7:09:55 PM

Symonds accuses Harbhajan of racial abuse
Sydney, Jan 4 (IANS) Andrew Symonds has accused Harbhajan Singh of racial abuse, an allegation that might sour the relationship between the two teams in the ongoing cricket tour. The two have had a running battle since Australia toured India for a one-day series last October.

Friday, January 04, 2008 7:08:13 PM

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