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Ind vs Eng, 2nd Test: India won the match by 246 runs

Visakhapatnam, Nov 21: India won the match by 246 runs, handing England a massive loss which they deserved.Chasing an unlikely 405 for victory on the fifth day, England were bowled out 20 minutes after lunch for 158. While India had scored 455 and 204 respectively in their first and second innings, the visitors, with a first innings score of 255, ...

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Rahane becomes India’s highest-ranked Test batsman

Dubai, Dec 8 : Ajinkya Rahane has become India’s highest-ranked Test batsman in the latest ICC Test Player Rankings after scoring two centuries in his side’s 337 runs victory over South Africa in the New Delhi Test, which gave the home side a 3-0 series win. The 27-year-old from Maharashtra had entered the Test in 26th spot, but after scoring ...

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David Richardson hails successful debut for day/night Test cricket

Dubai, Nov 30 : International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive David Richardson has hailed the successful debut of day/night Test cricket and says that it is a concept which can greatly enhance the traditional format of the game. Richardson said: “The inaugural day/night Test in Adelaide was a huge success, enjoyed by cricket followers across the world. I would like ...

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Peter Mukherjea undergoes lie detector test

New Delhi, Nov 28: Media tycoon Peter Mukherjea on Saturday underwent lie detector test on Saturday, media reports said. Peter Mukerjea was arrested in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case. Mukerjea’s wife Indrani was arrested in August, days after the remains of Sheena Bora – her daughter – were found in the Raigad forest 80 km from Mumbai. Sheena ...

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Indian spinners crush South Africa by 108 runs to win first Test

Mohali, Nov 7 : Indian spinners performed brilliantly with Ravindra Jadeja picking up five wickets which helped the hosts crush South Africa by 108 runs to win the first Test here on Saturday. Winning the match in just three days, R Ashwin took three wickets while Jadeja took five and Amit Mishra picked up one as spinner took nine wickets ...

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Nissan conducts first on-road test of prototype vehicle

Yokohama, Japan, Oct 29 (IBNS): Nissan has begun testing its first prototype vehicle that demonstrates piloted drive on both highway and city/urban roads. Nissan maintains two corporate visions of a sustainable mobile society: “Zero Emission” and “Zero Fatality.” For Zero Emission, the company’s goal is to eliminate the emission of CO2 gasses from Nissan vehicles; while Zero Fatality is an ...

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Australian all-rounder Shane Watson quits Test cricket

London/ Sydney, Sept 6:Australian all-rounder Shane Watson on Sunday announced his retirement from Test cricket. The Australian took the decision after another injury setback cut short his ODI tour in the UK. He has sustained a calf injury. “It’s been a decision that hasn’t come lightly, over the last month especially,” Watson was quoted as saying by Cricket Australia website. ...

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England wins fourth test by an innings and 78 runs, regains the Ashes

Nottingham, Aug 8: Team England achieved an emphatic victory by an innings and 78 runs over arch-rivals Australia here on Saturday to regain the Ashes and go 3-1 in the ongoing series. England, needing just 3 wickets to complete the proceedings, did so within 62 balls in the morning of the third day as their bowlers bowled an immaculate line ...

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Sri Lanka names 16-member squad for Test series against India

Colombo, Aug 7: Sri Lankan selectors have named a 16-member squad for the coming Test series against India. Angelo Mathews has been named the skipper of the side. Full squad is given below: Angelo Mathews (Captain) Lahiru Thirimanna (Vice Captain) Kaushal Silva Dimuth Karunaratne Kumar Sangakkara Dinesh Chandimal Upul Tharanga Jehan Mubarak Kusal Janith Perera Rangana Herath Dilruwan Perera P ...

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Second Test: Bangladesh finish day one at 246 for 8

Dhaka, July 31 : Two crucial wickets at the fag end of the day gave South Africa an early advantage on the end of the first day’s play here on Thursday. Mushfiqur Rahim won the toss and put his team to bat first and they could manage a modest 246 for the loss of eight wickets at stumps on day ...

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