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Mark Taylor in line for Cricket Australia's top post
Melbourne, Feb 3 (IANS) Former captain Mark Taylor, who is highly regarded in cricketing circles, is expected to take over as the chairman of Cricket Australia (CA) in three years time, the media here reported Sunday.

Sunday, February 03, 2008 1:16:01 PM

Rain stops play as India struggle in Brisbane ODI
Brisbane, Feb 3 (IANS) Rain stopped play as India were struggling at 128 for six in 36 overs against Australia in the first match of the Commonwealth Bank triangular one-day series at the Gabba here Sunday.

Sunday, February 03, 2008 12:54:10 PM

Clark misses opening ODI due to personal reasons
Brisbane, Feb 3 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Stuart Clark cited personal reasons when he missed the first one-day international against India in the triangular Commonwealth Bank series here Sunday.

Sunday, February 03, 2008 12:49:12 PM

Team India finishes 11th in A1GP Feature race
Eastern Creek (Sydney), Feb 3 (IANS) Narain Karthikeyan-led Team India finished a respectable 11th in the A1GP Feature race as rain caused havoc here Sunday.

Sunday, February 03, 2008 12:47:55 PM

Melbourne still keen to host F1 Grand Prix
Sydney, Feb 3 (DPA) Melbourne Grand Prix chairman Ron Walker Sunday dismissed reports that Australia's second-largest city could lose the right to host a F1 race to contenders India, Russia or South Korea.

Sunday, February 03, 2008 12:03:39 PM

My head hasn't stopped spinning: Symonds
Sydney, Feb 3 (IANS) Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds has discarded claims that he had sparked the racism row with Harbhajan Singh during the Sydney Test in an article published in The Sunday Telegraph.

Sunday, February 03, 2008 11:14:07 AM

India lose Sachin, Sehwag after winning toss
Brisbane, Feb 3 (IANS) India lost two early wickets of Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar after skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to bat first in the tri-series opener against Australia here Sunday.

Sunday, February 03, 2008 9:29:32 AM

Gabba not a favourite cricket venue for India
Brisbane, Feb 2 (IANS) Woolloongabba, popularly called the Gabba and the venue of Sunday's opening match of the triangular One-Day International series, does not figure among India's favourite cricket grounds as they have lost six of the nine ODIs here.

Saturday, February 02, 2008 7:48:31 PM

Australia equally successful in ODIs overseas
Brisbane, Feb 2 (IANS) Australia, who play the opening match of the one-day triangular series against India here Sunday, have equally good and almost identical home and overseas record against all opponents. As against their home win percentage of 62.92, Australia have won 60.29 percent of matches overseas since 1971.

Saturday, February 02, 2008 7:44:19 PM

India have poor overseas ODI record
Brisbane, Feb 2 (IANS) India, who launch the one-day triangular series against Australia here Sunday, have a poor track record against their opponents, having recorded just 32.22 win percentage in 90 matches.

Saturday, February 02, 2008 7:34:49 PM

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