New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Fearing that loads of money coming their way for winning the under-19 World Cup could spoil them, some of the best-known former India players Wednesday asked the board to assist the cricketers handle their bulging bank balances.
Wednesday, March 05, 2008 2:02:55 PM
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi Wednesday flayed India's junior cricketers for their 'absolutely terrible and atrocious behaviour' while winning the under-19 World Cup title, even as he called the senior team's triangular triumph in Australia 'absolutely marvellous'.
Wednesday, March 05, 2008 12:37:16 PM
Bangalore, March 4 (IANS) Unseeded Chinese girl Zi Yan registered the first major upset of the $600,000 Canara Bank Bangalore Open, defeating eighth seed Maria Kirilenko of Russia in a tough three-setter in the first round of the Tier II event here Tuesday.
Wednesday, March 05, 2008 12:21:08 AM
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Maestro Sachin Tendulkar has overtaken Australian captain Ricky Ponting as No. 1 in the International Cricket Council (ICC)'s one day international batsmen ranking.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 11:58:17 PM
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) From Harbhajan Singh's home city Jalandhar or captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's Ranchi to man of the match Praveen Kumar's neighbourhood in Meerut, thousands of cricket fans danced to drumbeats and burst crackers as a cricket-crazy nation celebrated India's historic win against Australia in the Commonwealth Bank tri-series tournament.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 11:09:33 PM
Bangalore, March 4 (IANS) It was tension twice over for Bangaloreans as the clock struck 4 Tuesday afternoon - India was tantalisingly close to a historic win Down Under while a victorious cricket team was landing at the airport with the Under-19 World Cricket Cup.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 10:16:10 PM
Meerut, March 4 (IANS) Holi festivities began early for Praveen Kumar's family as Meerut celebrated their son's fabulous performance and he emerged the new star of cricket-mad India. He brought about the downfall of Australia in the tri-series finals with his incisive fast bowling.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 10:13:30 PM
Brisbane, March 4 (IANS) Irfan Pathan might have had a nightmarish series but the left-hander emerged as India's key man as he kept his nerves to bowl the nail-biting last over of the tri-series final against Australia Tuesday.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 10:11:15 PM
Brisbane, March 4 (IANS) A dejected Australian captain, Ricky Ponting acknowledged that his team's level of cricket has dropped in the last three games of the Commonwealth Bank series.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 9:19:00 PM
Brisbane, March 4 (IANS) A third umpire checking the snickometer with the broadcasters must surely be a first, but everything has ceased to be strange in this series.
Tuesday, March 04, 2008 9:18:22 PM
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