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  • Airtel India-Australia Cricket Series Trophy unveiled

    New Delhi: The excitement for the forthcoming Airtel India-Australia Cricket Series has already kicked in. The title sponsor of the tournament – Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa – today unveiled the glittering trophy of the Airtel India-Australia Cricket Series in a special ceremony held […]

    Sehwag is now ICC brand ambassador for 2010-11

    Explosive Indian batsman Virender Sehwag is one of the four current leading cricketers, who have been chosen by the International Cricket Council as its ambassadors for year 2010-2011. In all, the ICC has chosen five ambassadors, including Australian umpire Simon Taufel, for one-year period during which its flagship event ODI World Cup will be held […]

    Dreams Come True for Disney XD’s “CL T20” Contest Winners

    Mumbai, Maharashtra, India —Three young cricket fans got to experience a once in a lifetime opportunity after winning “CL T20 contest” on Disney XD! Disney XD in association with India’s best loved sports network ESPN Star Sports gave the lucky trio – Nihar Reddy, Muskaan Shah and Kiefer Fernandes the chance to fly to South […]

    850 foreign athletes arriving today

    With the criticism over the shoddy state of affairs at the Commonwealth Games Village waning by the day, around 850 foreign athletes and officials will arrive at the national capital today to participate in the mega event. A 93-member Malaysian contingent, the largest to arrive on Tuesday will have participants in disciplines like archery, aquatics, […]

    British tennis player Bloomfield to skip CWG due to injury

    England tennis player Richard Bloomfield is the latest to join the growing list of players pulling out of the crisis-hit Commonwealth Games after failing to recover from a back injury. Bloomfield, rated as England’s fifth-best tennis player, opted out of the quadrennial event on Monday, after failing to regain full fitness from a long-term back […]

    Indian men lose to Azerbaijan, women beat Italy

    The Indian men’s team suffered a 1-3 defeat against Azerbaijan while their women counterparts beat Italy with the same margin in the sixth round of the 39th chess Olympiad in Khanty Mansiysk,Russia. The losses came on boards one and three wherein, playing black, Krishnan Sasikiran and Surya Shekhar Ganguly did not prove a good match […]

    Around 550 athletes & officials to arrive today

    Around 550 athletes and officials from countries such as Australia, Canada and England are expected to arrive in Delhi on Monday to participate in the Commonwealth Games 2010. The largest contingent is from South Africa with 113 athletes and officials, followed by Scotland with 77 athletes and officials those who arrive on Monday Among the […]

    Chennai Super Kings beat Warriors to win CL T20

    Indian Premier League champions Chennai Super Kings thrashed South African home favourites Warriors by 8 wickets to win the Champions League Twenty20 final at the Wanderers in Johannesburg on Sunday. Muttiah Muralitharan (three for 16) and Ravichandran Ashwin (two for 16) starred with the ball to restrict the home side a mediocre 128 for seven, […]

    Fennell checks out CWG Village, England athletes arrive

    Commonwealth Games Federation chief Mike Fennell on Friday inspected the Commonwealth Games Village in New Delhi and said “considerable improvements” have been made there. “It is good to be in Delhi, and the briefing I received from my CEO, Mike Hooper, last night, was that considerable improvements have been made within the Village, with further […]

    CWG crisis: NZ delay arrival, more pullouts

    New Zealand on Thursday joined the growing list of countries delaying their departure for the Commonwealth Games even as two Canadian archers became the latest to pull out of the troubled event. The organisers of games are now in a mad scramble to complete the preparations. On yet another embarrassing day marked by pullouts and […]