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Monday, June 30, 2008

Many reasons to celebrate for Sanath Jayasuriya


Jayasuriya blazed to his 26th ODI century in typically bullish fashion, scored 130(6x6,16x4) off just 88 deliveries. It was a great day for him as it was his 39th birthday. His 100 came in just 55 deliveries. Bravo. Happy birth day Sanath.

Scoreboard Bangladesh v Sri Lanka

Image from cricinfo

Sunday, June 29, 2008

South Africa tour of England, 2008



Thu 10 - Mon 14
11:00 local, 10:00 GMT 1st Test - England v South Africa
Lord's, London

Fri 18 - Tue 22
11:00 local, 10:00 GMT 2nd Test - England v South Africa
Headingley, Leeds

Fri 25 - Sun 27
11:00 local, 10:00 GMT Bangladesh A v South Africans
County Ground, New Road, Worcester

Wed 30 - Sun 3
11:00 local, 10:00 GMT 3rd Test - England v South Africa
Edgbaston, Birmingham

Thu 7 - Mon 11
11:00 local, 10:00 GMT 4th Test - England v South Africa
Kennington Oval, London

Wed 20
16:30 local, 15:30 GMT Only Twenty20 International - England v South Africa
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street

Fri 22 Floodlit Match
14:30 local, 13:30 GMT 1st ODI - England v South Africa
Headingley, Leeds

Tue 26 Floodlit Match
14:30 local, 13:30 GMT 2nd ODI - England v South Africa
Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Fri 29 10:15 local, 09:15 GMT 3rd ODI - England v South Africa
Kennington Oval, London

Sun 31 10:15 local, 09:15 GMT 4th ODI - England v South Africa
Lord's, London

Wed 3 Floodlit Match
14:30 local, 13:30 GMT 5th ODI - England v South Africa
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

Source: cricinfo

Thursday, June 26, 2008

Recollecting 25 years memories

This year marks the 25th year of India’s historic World Cup cricket win.


India's World Cup winning side reassembles at Lord's, London, June 25, 2008.

Image source: cricinfo.com

Saturday, June 7, 2008

Twenty20 Champions League confirmed


Source: cricinfo.com

Domestic Twenty20 finalists from England, Australia, South Africa and the IPL will be taking part in the inaugural Champions League tournament which will take place over a 10-day period in late September and early October with $5million on offer for the winners.

Wednesday, June 4, 2008

'high-tech' trousers for Kiwis before 3rd test

New Zealand are set to try out high-tech bowlers' trousers, specially designed to put shine on the ball, for the third Test against England at Trent Bridge.

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Tuesday, June 3, 2008

Bangladesh tri-series 2008

Its India Vs Pakistan Vs Bangladesh

India squad:
Mahendra Singh Dhoni (capt & wk), Yuvraj Singh, Robin Uthappa, Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag, Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Yusuf Pathan, Irfan Pathan, Sreesanth, Ishant Sharma, Praveen Kumar, RP Singh, Piyush Chawla, Pragyan Ojha.
Bangladesh Tri-Series, 2008

Pakistan squad:
Shoaib Malik (capt), Salman Butt, Nasir Jamshed, Younis Khan, Mohammad Yousuf, Misbah-ul-Haq, Shahid Afridi, Kamran Akmal (wk), Mohammad Asif, Umar Gul, Sohail Tanvir, Rao Iftikhar, Wahab Riaz, Fawad Alam, Bazid Khan, Naumanullah

The fixture:

Sun June 8 Floodlit Match
15:00 local, 09:00 GMT 1st Match - Bangladesh v Pakistan
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur

Tue June 10 Floodlit Match
15:00 local, 09:00 GMT 2nd Match - India v Pakistan
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur


Thu June 12 Floodlit Match
15:00 local, 09:00 GMT 3rd Match - Bangladesh v India
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur


Sat June 14 Floodlit Match
15:00 local, 09:00 GMT Final - TBC v TBC
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur