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Four of India’s senior cricketers — Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Ashish Nehra — met BCCI president Shashank Manohar, here on Friday, to discuss the ambush marketing guidelines put in place by the ICC for the World Cup. The meeting also saw the players seek the Board’s permission to write newspaper... 

World Cup 2011: MS Dhoni record speaks for itself, says Sunil Valson

World Cup 2011: MS Dhoni record speaks for itself, says Sunil Valson

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Sunil Valson, member of the 1983 World Cup-winning squad, spoke to DNA about India’s chances of winning the World Cup 2011. How would you rate India’s chances in the World Cup? Undoubtedly, they are the favourites. They have the home advantage. The question is how well they will handle the pressure of expectation. What... 

‘Sachin-Viru’s stay in first 15 overs will be key’

‘Sachin-Viru’s stay in first 15 overs will be key’

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Strong starts by the opening duo of Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag would be key to India’s success at the forthcoming World Cup, off-spinner Harbhajan Singh said on Wednesday. The feisty 30-year-old off-spinner said the feat of the 1983 World Cup, when Kapil Dev and Co stunned one and all by lifting the coveted... 

Bangladeshi beggars to be paid during World Cup

Bangladeshi beggars to be paid during World Cup

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A southeastern city in Bangladesh will pay local beggars to stay off the streets during next month’s cricket World Cup. Chittagong mayor Manzurul Alam said Sunday that the city will pay about 300 physically disabled beggars up to 150 takas ($2.11) a day. “Initially, it will continue for three months till end... 

World Cup squad to be picked on January 17

World Cup squad to be picked on January 17

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The final 15-member Indian squad for the forthcoming ICC Cricket World Cup in the sub continent will be picked by the national senior selection panel on January 17. “The selection committee is to pick the World Cup squad on the 17th at Chennai,” a Cricket Board source said on Friday. The selection panel, with Krishnamachari... 

AFP: Tendulkar used scruffy old bat to reach record

AFP: Tendulkar used scruffy old bat to reach record

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NEW DELHI — Indian cricket superstar Sachin Tendulkar scored his record 50th Test century this week using a damaged and patched-up “lucky charm” bat which has now scored 14 hundreds, a report said Thursday. Tendulkar’s favourite piece of willow showed plenty of war wounds caused by hours of hard-hitting at... 

Pak team leaves for NZ tour sans Afridi and four others

Pak team leaves for NZ tour sans Afridi and four others

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Pakistan cricket team sans its captain Shahid Afridi and four other senior players; Younis Khan, Umar Gul, Shoaib Akhtar and Abdul Razzaq, has left for Auckland on a 40-day tour of New Zealand. Afridi and the other four players, who did not board the flight to New Zealand on Friday night along with the rest of the squad, have... 

India announce 30 World Cup probables

India announce 30 World Cup probables

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The BCCI announced the much awaited list of 30 probables for the 2011 World Cup in Mumbai on Saturday. The Gujarat skipper, Parthiv Patel impressed the selectors during the recently concluded ODI series against New Zealand and has been included in the probables squad. The selectors have gone with four wicketkeepers, which... 

Dravid, Pathan not included in India’s preliminary World Cup squad

Dravid, Pathan not included in India’s preliminary World Cup squad

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Veteran batsman Rahul Dravid and off—colour pacer Irfan Pathan failed to find a place in India’s 30—strong list of probables announced on Saturday for next year’s ODI cricket World Cup in the sub—continent. In a squad which didn’t offer any major surprises, youngsters Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane were included... 

Jayasuriya, Vaas in preliminary World Cup squad

Jayasuriya, Vaas in preliminary World Cup squad

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Sri Lanka have sprung a couple of surprises by including Sanath Jayasuriya and Chaminda Vaas in their 30-member preliminary squad for the 2011 World Cup. Seamer Nuwan Pradeep is the only uncapped player in the list, which will be pruned to 15 ahead of the tournament to be hosted in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Jayasuriya... 

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