Advani clinches World billiards title

Advani, 29, thus avenged his 2-3 defeat in the league phase to the 46-year-old Gilchrist

Leeds: Displaying sublime touch, Pankaj Advani crowned himself World billiards champion for the 10th time when he overcame Peter Gilchrist 6-2 in the points format (150-up) final here on Saturday. Advani, 29, thus avenged his 2-3 defeat in the league phase to the 46-year-old Gilchrist Advani, 29, thus avenged his 2-3 defeat in the league phase to the More...

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Samuels was the only bright spot on the tour, smashing two superb centuries to finish the series with 254 runs
By Agencies On Friday, October 24th, 2014
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Never wanted to abandon India tour: Marlon Samuels

Kingston: West Indies stroke-maker Marlon Samuels said he never wanted to be part of the one-day team’s plan to abandon the tour of India, and revealed he stayed away from most of the players’ meetings during More...

Walsh also cited personal reasons as one of the causes for quitting the post
By Indileak Web Desk On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
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Indian Hockey coach Walsh withdraws resignation: Minister

New Delhi: Union minister for sports Sarbananda Sonowal tweeted on Wednesday that Indian hockey coach Terry Walsh has withdrawn his resignation after a meeting with the Sports Authority of India (SAI). Walsh also More...

This bombshell was dropped by Walsh on Tuesday
By IndiLeak Bureau On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Indian hockey coach Walsh quits

New Delhi: After steering India to a stunning victory at the Asian Games where the Indian team bagged gold, hockey coach Terry Walsh has abruptly tendered his resignation. This bombshell was dropped by Walsh on More...

Dhone will be replaced by explosive batsman Virat Kohli
By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Dhoni rested, Kohli to lead India against Lanka

Hyderabad: Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was rested for the first three of the five One-Day Internationals (ODI) against Sri Lanka, starting on November 2. Dhone will be replaced by explosive batsman More...

All bilateral tours between BCCI and WICB also stand suspended
By Indileak Web Desk On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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BCCI to initiate legal action against West Indies Board

Hyderabad: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday decided to initiate legal proceedings against the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and also cancelled all bilateral series’ against the More...

Malinga has already begun rehabilitation work and with 16 weeks left for the World Cup
By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, October 19th, 2014
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India series chance for fringe players: Jayasuriya

Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket’s (SLC) chairman of selectors Sanath Jayasuriya on Sunday said the upcoming five-match One-Day International (ODI) series against India will help their team in trying out their fringe More...

"Australia will lift the World Cup," the former skipper added with a wry smile
By IANS On Saturday, October 18th, 2014
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India-Australia final ideal for 2015 World Cup: Ponting

New Delhi: Two-time World Cup winning captain Ricky Ponting said on Saturday that an India-Australia clash will serve up as an ideal final for the 2015 World Cup to be held in his country and New Zealand from February More...

Kohli scored a stroke-filled century to help India post 330 for six
By IANS On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Kohli century paves way for India’s 59-run win over Windies

Dharamsala: Aided by a Virat Kohli master class century, India defeated the West Indies by 59 runs in the fourth One-Day International (ODI) at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) stadium here on Friday. Kohli More...

The former Indian ace cricketer was accompanied by wife Anjali Tendulkar
By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, October 16th, 2014
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Sachin Tendulkar meets PM Modi

New Delhi: Cricketing legend and Rajya Sabha member, Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed the steps undertaken by him for the Clean India Campaign launched by latter. The More...