Jan 31, 2009

The spin predators from Sri Lanka

Muttiah Muralitharan and Ajantha Mendis form an interesting but potent pair. While the former relies on flight and vicious spin, the latter is ...

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The spin predators from Sri Lanka

Muttiah Muralitharan and Ajantha Mendis form an interesting but potent pair. While the former relies on flight and vicious spin, the latter is ...

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The worrying factor

Players such as Sunil Joshi, Ranadeb Bose and Yere Goud performed consistently in the Ranji season gone by and they deserve to be commended, ...

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‘At last, I got just a little light’

As always with this infamous sprinter, who combines a smiley charm with his bruised fatalism, Dwain Chambers seems unsure whether he should ...

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A Chennai show

The success of Sharath Kamal and Shamini Kumaresan highlighted the growing strength of Chennai which, with its numerous academies and clubs, ...

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A fabulous facility

The Anantapur Cricket Ground is being hailed as one of the best in the country. The man behind this top-class facility, a brainchild of the NGO ...

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Kaka isn’t going anywhere

Now there are rumours that Real Madrid might like to buy Kaka but if he sticks to his guns and his attachment to Milan is real, then Real would ...

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Revelation at Bayern

Franck Ribery has proved to be a shrewd buy and was named the German Footballer of the Year following his performances in his debut Bundesliga ...

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‘The Rifle’ gunning to stay up

Uruguayan striker Walter Pandiani, nicknamed ‘The Rifle’, faces his toughest test yet — steering lowly Osasuna off the bottom of the Spanish ...

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Begumpet sleeps, Gagan soars

Most striking of his prized possessions is the glistening glass trophy he clinched recently in the World Cup Final in Bangkok, Thailand. That ...

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A bold runner

Kenneth Mungara is a shy person. But once he gets into action, there is no stopping this Kenyan who stamped his class in the Mumbai marathon ...