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Whatmore arrives to formally join National Cricket Academy
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Former Bangladesh coach Dav Whatmore said here Saturday that he has formally accepted the post of director of operations at the Bangalore-based National Cricket Academy (NCA).

Saturday, October 20, 2007 4:08:22 PM

India may play 2008 hockey tournament in Malaysia
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) India is likely to play in an eight-nation hockey tournament for juniors to be held in Malaysia early next year.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 1:34:51 PM

'BCCI's Premier League could affect English county cricket'
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is 'apprehensive' that the Indian Premier League (IPL) will steal the thunder of the English County Championships as their dates are set to clash when India's inter-city league starts in April.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 1:28:48 PM

SAFF football championship put off to May 2008
New Delhi, Oct 20 (IANS) The South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship, scheduled to be held in December this year, has been postponed to May 2008 following a decision taken by the SAFF executive committee which met in Colombo last week.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:55:31 PM

CCI misses Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar, whose cricket career took off when he represented the Cricket Club of India (CCI), will be missed in the Indian team's dressing room at Brabourne Stadium as India plays Australia in the Twenty20 International here Saturday.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:47:25 PM

Fans come from far and wide
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Saturday's India-Australia Twenty20 International has attracted spectators from not just across the country. Many living abroad have cleverly timed their vacation to coincide with this matches and the just-concluded one-day international series.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:46:39 PM

Watch matches and get paid!
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) Guess what all senior national selectors get for watching One-Day Internationals and Test matches. They were given Rs.25,000 for each of the seven ODIs against Australia recently. And that is not all. They also get $70 (around Rs.3,000) as daily allowance, free five-star hospitality, air fare and other benefits.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:45:43 PM

Team India gets bodyguards, police protection
Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) The Indian cricketers, who are staying at the Taj Mahal hotel here for their matches against Australia, have been provided police protection and bodyguards, who are to accompany them whenever they venture out of the hotel, particularly at night.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:45:07 PM

Singaporean Lam Chih Bing takes lead in BILT Open
Greater Noida, Oct 20 (IANS) Singapore's Lam Chih Bing took over the halfway lead Friday with six birdies in a row as he carded a brilliant six-under-par 66 to steal a four stroke lead with a total of 10-under-par 134 at the Rs.8 million BILT Open 2007 at the par-72 Jaypee Greens Golf Course.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:03:36 PM

Qatar reaping benefits of 2006 Asian Games
Hyderabad, Oct 20 (IANS) Qatar has begun reaping the dividends of having hosted the Asian Games last December. The tiny Gulf nation, always a force to reckon with in athletics, has also begun making its presence in other games.

Saturday, October 20, 2007 10:50:37 AM

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