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Warner and Wade fire Australia to Twenty20 win over India

AN EXTRAORDINARY switch-hit six from David Warner and a Matt Wade half century fired Australia to a 31-run victory over India in the first...

Dhoni blasts India bowlers after South Africa loss

INDIA captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni lamented a poor bowling performance after South African prodigy Quinton de Kock set up a 141-run victory for the...
2011 World Cup

Sri Lanka to probe 2011 World Cup cricket defeat

Sri Lanka's sports minister gave his support Wednesday for an investigation into the country's controversial 2011 World Cup loss against India, amid fresh allegations...

Serena knocks down Azarenka, reaches final

HER EYES locked on the target, Serena Williams tossed the ball into the air and in a blur of explosive motion launched a 24th...

Harbhajan’s first century hauls India to safety

VANGIPURAPPU Laxman and Harbhajan Singh bailed India out of a tight situation with a 163-run partnership as the opening Test against New Zealand meandered...

ICC lifts sanctions against Pakistan’s Butt, Asif

PAKISTAN duo Mohammad Asif and Salman Butt will see their suspensions for spot-fixing  expire at midnight on September 1, the International Cricket Council announced...

IOC threatens action against defiant Indian officials

  THE International Olympic Committee has asked its recognised Indian members to contemplate taking legal action against officials of the country’s suspended Olympic association for...

Indian gatecrasher no security risk, says Coe

OLYMPICS organisers on Sunday (July 29) blamed an “over-excited” cast member for gatecrashing India’s athletes’ march at the opening ceremony, denying she was a...

Reality check for India after South Africa loss

MORE than the snapping of India’s World Cup unbeaten run, India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be worried by the cavalier attitude of his...

Kolkata look to revive campaign against Deccan

The struggling Kolkata Knight Riders will hope to cash in on home advantage to bring their topsy-turvy campaign back on track when they take...