May 9, 2009

Gilly has made a difference

Indeed, a keeper with exceptional batting skills is a Super All-rounder who saves a place in the XI. Gilchrist is the foremost example. While ...

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Gilly has made a difference

Indeed, a keeper with exceptional batting skills is a Super All-rounder who saves a place in the XI. Gilchrist is the foremost example. While ...

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The disadvantage of having a foreign coach

It is rather unfortunate that the Knight Riders have persisted with McCullum as captain even though they have Sourav Ganguly in their line-up.

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Dilshan, Dinesh dominate

Delhi Daredevils inflicted the first defeat on Deccan Chargers, thanks to a charged up Tillakaratne Dilshan and Dinesh Karthik, who put on 79 ...

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Bangalore wins, after a hiccup or two

Royal Challengers managed to post a victory, only its second in six matches, at the expense of Kolkata Knight Riders. Bangalore Royal ...

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Suresh Raina imposes himself

Thanks to Suresh Raina, Chennai Super Kings finally found a way to beat Rajasthan Royals in the IPL. Not satisfied with his 55-ball 98, ...

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Many a slip betwixt the cup and the lip

A target of 120 should have been a breeze for Mumbai Indians. But once its superstar openers, Jayasuriya and Tendulkar, fell cheaply, the team ...

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Tevez committed to the cause

Alex Ferguson had been impressed by Carlos Tevez's contribution at Old Trafford, when the Argentine international came on at half-time to ...

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Cech’s heroics

Guus Hiddink hailed Petr Cech for ‘saving the game’ as the Chelsea goalkeeper made a string of impressive saves against Barcelona. Guus ...

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A meagre reward

Alex Ferguson’s men were so superior, so utterly rampant at times, it is not an easy thing to criticise them but you would have to think this ...

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Australia lets down Indian fans

The Aussies have had the habit of chickening out at the slightest of provocations. In an increasingly conflict-ridden world, host cities of ...

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United is almost there

Veteran Ryan Giggs played his 800th game in midweek, and celebrated his 801st with the goal that set united on its way to a victory against ...

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Hot shots

There is much talk about long range experts across the years, which brings to mind the question whether it is easier to score now with those ...

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Fortunate for McLaren

McLaren's renaissance convinces FIA to Spare team over lies scandal as the world motor sport council suspends three-race ban. McLaren ...