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Kumble buys time to get his playing eleven
Sydney, Jan 1 (IANS) Captain Anil Kumble might be asking himself lot of questions before finalising the right combination for the second Test, starting Wednesday, but on the eve of it he put up a brave front to say that he is banking on the past record of his team at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG).

Tuesday, January 01, 2008 7:10:28 PM

India looking for a fresh start at Sydney (Preview)
Sydney, Jan 1 (IANS) India trailing 0-1 in the four-Test series could opt for a specialist opening pair with Virender Sehwag coming in at the expense of Yuvraj Singh for the second Test beginning at the Sydney Cricket Ground Wednesday.

Tuesday, January 01, 2008 5:49:24 PM

Tendulkar, Kumble have happy SCG memories (Statistical highlights)
Sydney, Jan 1 (IANS) Australia have a tremendous record at the Sydney Cricket ground, where they have won 51 of their 95 Tests for a winning percentage of 53.68. They have lost 27 games and only 17 of their games have ended in draws.

Tuesday, January 01, 2008 3:25:33 PM

Bond's exit leaves New Zealand bowling in tatters
Sydney, Jan 1 (IANS) The exit of tearaway Shane Bond to join the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL) has left New Zealand in troubled waters as they are now left with a second string bowling attack in the Test series at home versus England in March and February.

Tuesday, January 01, 2008 3:00:47 PM

Australians will be safe in Pakistan: Shoaib Malik
Sydney, Jan 1 (IANS) Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik has pleaded with the Australian cricketers not to call off their tour to Pakistan in March as that would damage the game in his country.

Tuesday, January 01, 2008 2:21:36 PM

India beat Australia in thrilling Hopman Cup tie
Perth, Jan 1 (IANS) India toiled hard to defeat hosts Australia 2-1 in their second tie of the Hopman Cup Tuesday, and kept alive their chances of making it to the final of the International Tennis Federation (ITF) team event.

Tuesday, January 01, 2008 2:10:51 PM

Sehwag could ease pressure on Dravid, says John Wright
Sydney, Jan 1 (IANS) India's most successful cricket coach John Wright feels that Virender Sehwag's return to the side as an opener could ease the mounting pressure on Rahul Dravid.

Tuesday, January 01, 2008 1:37:25 PM

US beat Czech Republic in Hopman Cup tie
Perth, Dec 31 (IANS) The US won their second Hopman Cup tie Monday against the Czech Republic after Tomas Berdych retired ill during the mixed doubles match after he came down with a stomach virus Sunday night.

Monday, December 31, 2007 6:14:27 PM

Time to get the act together in next game: Zaheer
Sydney, Dec 31 (IANS) India's fast bowling spearhead Zaheer Khan said Monday that he didn't believe lack of practice cost his team the 337-run loss in the first Test match in Melbourne.

Monday, December 31, 2007 5:44:03 PM

Garbin upsets Petrova in Australian women's hard court
Canberra, Dec 31 (Xinhua) Second seed Nadia Petrova of Russia was Monday upset by Tathiana Garbin of Italy 5-7, 7-5, 6-3 in a first round match of the Australian women's hard court tennis championships at the Gold Coast here.

Monday, December 31, 2007 5:14:35 PM

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