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New Zealand beat Zimbabwe

New Zealand beat Zimbabwe by 90 runs at the University Oval in Dunedin on Friday in the first of three one-day internationals. Scores: New Zealand 248 (M. Guptill 70; S. Masakazda 4-46) v Zimbabwe 158 (B. Taylor 58; R. Nicol 4-19)

If India team keeps losing like this, changes are inevitable: Ganguly

If India team keeps losing like this, changes are inevitable: Ganguly

    New Delhi: Former captain Sourav Ganguly has come down heavily on the Indian cricket team after it suffered a 0-4 whitewash in the Test series in Australia, demanding sweeping changes in the current set-up. “If the team keeps losing like this, changes are …

Lara was better than Tendulkar and Ponting: Australian captain

Melbourne: West Indian batting legend Brian Lara’s knowledge of how to amass big scores at rapid rate without putting his wicket at risk makes him a “superior” batsman of his era than Sachin Tendulkar and Ricky Ponting, writes former Australian captain Ian Chappell. Chappell said …

Novak Djokovic wins Australian Open

Novak Djokovic wins Australian Open

Defending champion Novak Djokovic battled past Rafael Nadal in an epic, five-set Australian Open final which clocked in at 5hr, 53min — the longest title match in Grand Slam history — here on Sunday. Djokovic fought back from losing the first set to take a …

Victoria Azarenka won her first grand slam title

Melbourne: Victoria Azarenka won her first grand slam title and became the new world number one when she thrashed a disappointing Maria Sharapova in the Australian Open final Saturday. The third-seeded Belarusian overpowered the 2008 champion to win 6-3, 6-0 in 82 minutes to lift …

BCCI promised to take corrective measures

An under—pressure BCCI on Saturday promised “corrective measures” after the Indian cricket team was humbled 0—4 by Australia in the Test series, but refused to comment on the future of the struggling senior players, saying that remains in the hands of selectors. India lost the …

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are to meet for semi finals

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are to meet for semi finals

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are to meet on Thursday for only the second time at the Australian Open when the pair of tennis elites clash in the semifinals. Nadal leads their series 17-9 with Federer claiming their last match at the year-end finals in …