None of them will admit this, but New Zealand, South Africa, Sri Lanka and England, now seemingly in the running for berths in the last four of the World Cup, would rather avert a semi-final clash with Australia. The picture is by no means clear - as the Kiwis are still level pegging with the Aussies - but there is a resignation among some of the contenders that the Australians may head the Super Eight table, thus the slot to avoid is the 4th position.
Tuesday, April 03, 2007 8:26:03 AM
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) After covering some 7,000 km and four countries, the fleet of 28 cars taking part in the maiden SAARC car rally were given a rousing welcome by the Delhi government on the eve of the regional summit here.
Monday, April 02, 2007 11:21:03 PM
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) India coach Greg Chappell said that he would not resign from the post as it is a contractual job, Indian television channels reported Monday.
Monday, April 02, 2007 9:50:46 PM
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) It was a rather disappointed Mahendra Singh Dhoni who practised at the nets at Eden Gardens here Monday. Even the cricketer's style statement, complete with long hair and dapper red sport shirt, could not hide the agony of the Caribbean nightmare.
Monday, April 02, 2007 7:27:58 PM
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is slowly regrouping players for the Twenty20 World Championships with the zonal rounds beginning here Tuesday with a Jharkhand-Orissa tie.
Monday, April 02, 2007 7:24:55 PM
Kolkata, April 2 (IANS) His angry fans might have chopped off the mane but Mahendra Singh Dhoni still sports it. However, the cricketer's style statement, complete with long hair and dapper red sport shirt, did not hide the agony of a Caribbean nightmare at the Eden Gardens here Monday.
Monday, April 02, 2007 6:52:20 PM
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Indian tennis star Leander Paes has moved four places to the eighth spot in the latest doubles rankings released Monday.
Monday, April 02, 2007 6:50:35 PM
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) India's Viswanathan Anand was formally crowned world No. 1 Monday when the world chess governing body corrected its mistake and gave the pride of place to the grandmaster.
Monday, April 02, 2007 6:17:08 PM
Guyana, April 2 (IANS) Amused by Sri Lanka's curly haired fast bowler Lasith Malinga's sling arm action? Try bowling with a tennis ball and you could develop a similar bowling action.
Monday, April 02, 2007 5:17:13 PM
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Star Mohun Bagan striker Bhaichung Bhutia has been voted 'Player of the Year 2007' for the second time in a poll conducted by a football website.
Monday, April 02, 2007 2:33:58 PM
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