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Carey joins Australia's T20 women's squad
Colombo, Sep 29 (IANS) Nicola Carey joined the Australian squad for the ICC Women's World Twenty20 here as a replacement for Sarah Coyte who is unwell and has been deemed medically unfit to continue in the tournament.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 5:22:55 PM

World T20: Australian women beat Pakistan by 25 runs
Galle (Sri Lanka), Sep 29 (IANS) Australian women beat Pakistan by 25 runs by the Duckworth-Lewis method after rain stopped play in their second ICC Women's World Twenty20 league match here Saturday.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 5:22:10 PM

World T20: New Zealand score 148/6 against England
Pallekele, Sep 29 (IANS) New Zealand scored 148 for six against England in a Group 1 Super Eight match of the World Twenty20 Championship here Saturday.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 5:14:49 PM

World T20: New Zealand to bat against England
Pallekele, Sep 29 (IANS) New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat against England in a Super Eight match of the World Twenty20 tournament here Saturday.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 3:22:46 PM

Negi wins, moves up to joint 2nd at Baku Open chess
Baku, Sep 29 (IANS) Parimarjan Negi finally found his winning ways by grabbing a win over Tomike Sanikidze in the seventh round and moved up to joint second at the International chess Festival Baku Open 2012.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 1:42:22 PM

Two die as plane crashes during Indonesian airshow
Jakarta, Sep 29 (IANS) The pilot and co-pilot onboard a small plane were killed Saturday after the plane crashed in Indonesia's Bandung airport following a failed manoeuver during an air show, Air Force spokesman Agung Sasongko said here.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 1:35:42 PM

Charles praises HPC for batting success
Kandy (Sri Lanka), Sep 29 (IANS/CMC) Opening batsman Johnson Charles, who cracked 84 runs to set-up a 15 run victory for the West Indies against England in the World T20 tournament has credited the Sagicor High Performance Centre (HPC) for the improvement in his batting.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 1:32:22 PM

World T20: Sri Lankan women snatch victory from Windies
Galle (Sri Lanka), Sep 29 (IANS/CMC) West Indies women lost the momentum in a dramatic penultimate over as Sri Lanka scraped through to a narrow five run win by the Duckworth Lewis method in the rain-affected Group B match of the World Twenty20 Championship.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 1:30:22 PM

Don't ignore Russia, says Pakistani daily
Islamabad, Sep 29 (IANS) The cancellation of Russian President Vladimir Putin's landmark visit to Pakistan has come as a shock, said a leading daily which warned that Islamabad would be making "a grave mistake if it omits Russia from its calculations."

Saturday, September 29, 2012 11:48:20 AM

China shuts 97,000 blogs, online porn accounts
Beijing, Sep 29 (IANS) As part of its anti-pornography drive, Chinese authorities have shut down about 97,000 blog and microblog accounts for spreading pornography and lewd content.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 11:12:00 AM

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