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Dravid, Laxman have fond memories of Adelaide
Adelaide, Jan 21 (IANS) Rahul Dravid and V.V.S. Laxman will go into the fourth and final Test against Australia with extra confidence as they had slammed centuries in the 2003 win when the team toured here.

Monday, January 21, 2008 3:52:46 PM

Bopanna-Ram duo out of Australian Open
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) Rohan Bopanna and his American partner of Indian origin Rajeev Ram's run in the Australian Open was halted by the South African pair of Jeff Coetzee and Wesley Moodie, who progressed to the quarterfinals of the men's doubles event here Monday.

Monday, January 21, 2008 3:43:40 PM

India set to replace Australia as No.1: Ganguly
Perth, Jan 21 (IANS) Sourav Ganguly has warned the stunned Australians that they better watch out. India has the wherewithal to be the No.1 one Test nation.

Monday, January 21, 2008 3:38:27 PM

Lillee gave valuable inputs on 'Fremantle Doctor': Prasad
Perth, Jan 21 (IANS) India's bowling coach Venkatesh Prasad has revealed that Australian fast bowling great Dennis Lillee provided his fast bowlers valuable tips on using the 'Fremantle Doctor' wind in Perth.

Monday, January 21, 2008 2:12:10 PM

Shane Bond's fight over ICL headed for courts
Auckland, Jan 21 (IANS) New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond's desire to play the upcoming home and away series against England despite having signed for the breakaway Indian Cricket league (ICL) has brought him in direct confrontation with his country board's and the issue is heading for the courts.

Monday, January 21, 2008 1:55:44 PM

Players' behaviour eases umpires' job: ICC president-elect
Perth, Jan 21 (IANS) Umpires' job will become easy if cricketers behave well on the field and show controlled aggression, International Cricket Council president-elect David Morgan and India's bowling Venkatesh Prassad have said.

Monday, January 21, 2008 1:11:01 PM

Pathan was the real difference: Stuart Clark
Perth, Jan 21 (IANS) Fast bowler Stuart Clark, who tasted his first defeat in his 14-Test career when India beat Australia in the third Test here Saturday, says left-arm pacer Irfan Pathan was the 'real difference' between the two teams.

Monday, January 21, 2008 1:07:16 PM

Ponting chooses to take Perth loss in stride
Adelaide, Jan 21 (IANS) The Australians might have missed a rare feat to snatch their 17 straight win in the Test cricket but skipper Ricky Ponting has chosen to take the loss in his stride.

Monday, January 21, 2008 12:34:51 PM

Ana to face Venus in Australian Open quarter finals
Melbourne, Jan 21 (DPA) Ana Ivanovic shook the sleep out of her eyes as during a Monday morning match but awoke to beat Dane Caroline Wozniacki 6-1, 7-6 (7-2) to reach the Australian Open quarter finals.

Monday, January 21, 2008 12:26:43 PM

Everest climber Edmund Hillary lies in state
Wellington, Jan 21 (DPA) Thousands of New Zealanders defied heavy rain Monday to pay their respects to the country's greatest modern-day hero, first Everest climber Sir Edmund Hillary, who died Jan 11, as he lay in state at Auckland's Anglican Cathedral.

Monday, January 21, 2008 12:06:01 PM

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