Brijesh Pandey

  • Couple chased by drunks after minor car accident 11-03-2008 09:15 AM

    New Delhi: Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday said he had never planned to promote himself up the order during the finals of the World Cup against Sri Lanka, rather it was coach Gary Kirsten who came up with that instant idea. Dhoni scored an unbeaten 91 and also...
  • Guns are passe, now contract killers use women 10-03-2008 09:33 AM

    Harare: New Zealand's new cricket leadership will be put to its first test during a tour of Zimbabwe, starting on Saturday with a Twenty20 international at Harare Sports Club. The Black Caps will be led by Ross Taylor after long-serving skipper Daniel Vettori stepped down following the World Cup, and...
  • Cops took bribe to let off kidney scam accused 15-02-2008 10:43 PM

    Nottingham: Stunned by the humiliating defeat at the Lord's, India will have to quickly get their act together as they go into the second Test against England here on Friday with a serious threat to their status as the number one team. The demoralised Indians, who lost the first Test...
  • CBI gets 12 days to interrogate Amit, Jeevan Kumar 11-02-2008 01:21 AM

    Aston Rowant: Pacer Amita Sharma and spinner Ekta Bisht shared six wickets between them as India defeated New Zealand by 32 runs in the play-off match to finish third in the Women's Quadrangular Series, here on Thursday. Invited to bat, India were all out for 150 in 46.3 overs but...
  • Two doctors tried to expose kidney racket a year ago 05-02-2008 09:18 PM

    New Delhi: Former Pakistan captain Wasim Akram on Monday said that India's youngsters "wasted" their opportunity by their inconsistent performances in the One-day series against the West Indies. India won the series 3-2 but the West Indies did well to reduce the margin of victory. It was a good chance...
  • Kidney racket update: Amit owns hospital in Nepal 04-02-2008 11:32 PM

    London: An off-spinner dubbed the English Murali has been reported to the England and Wales Cricket Board for a suspected illegal bowling action. Maurice Holmes, who has played just one league match for English county Warwickshire, was reported by umpires twice in the past month. If the reports are confirmed...
  • Dr Kidney was ready to flee | Plastic surgery plan 04-02-2008 01:33 AM

    Colombo: Australia will play two Twenty20 games, five one-dayers and three Tests during their tour of Sri Lanka in August-September, Sri Lanka Cricket announced on Monday. The newly-built Pallekelle International Stadium in the central town of Kandy will host the Twenty20 games as well as the opening one-dayer and the...
  • Kidney racket net widens, accused no 'docs' 31-01-2008 10:19 PM

    Melbourne: Despite PCB revoking Shahid Afridi's NOC barring him from playing in the foreign leagues, Cricket Australia officials have expressed their desire to rope in the flamboyant all-rounder for this year's Big Bash Twenty20 tournament. After the former Pakistan captain announced his retirement from international cricket following his stand-off with...
  • Wife, driver of absconding kidney doctors nabbed 30-01-2008 08:59 PM

    Chennai: Basking in the glory of Chennai Super Kings' second successive IPL triumph, the team's batting hero in the finals, Murali Vijay, said he would now aim to carry his fine form into India's Test series against the West Indies next month. Vijay's 52-ball 95 was the cornerstone of Chennai...
  • Kidney racket web spread across five states 29-01-2008 03:33 PM

    Mumbai: After guiding defending champions Chennai Super Kings to their third IPL final in four seasons here on Tuesday night, Suresh Raina said his aim was to stay till the end and win the game against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the play-off qualifier. I knew it was important to stay...
  • Cops trade blame over kidney kingpin's escape 28-01-2008 09:37 PM

    London: England fast bowler James Anderson has said his team's target of getting to the top of the Test rankings is a realistic one and they will stake their claim for it by beating Sri Lanka and India at home this summer. Anderson, who played a key role in England's...
  • Female reporter assaulted in the capital 15-01-2008 05:52 PM

    Jaipur: On a roll with consecutive wins under its belt, a confident Rajasthan Royals would be bolstered by the return of in-form Australian all-rounder Shane Watson when they take on an unpredictable Kolkata Knight Riders in an Indian Premier League match here on Friday. Under wily Shane Warne, the Royals...
  • Femme fatales: ISI's new weapon is no fake 15-01-2008 01:31 AM

    Colombo: Sri Lankan sports ministry's decision to call back its cricketers from the ongoing IPL could lead to "a potentially explosive situation" as far as the board's ties with the BCCI- world cricket's financial powerhouse- is concerned, a leading newspaper here said. The ministry had yesterday asked the Sri Lankan...
  • Copyright violation angers Nobel Prize winner 26-12-2007 09:50 AM

    Colombo: World Cup history could repeat itself at Premadasa Stadium on Saturday where heavy thundershowers are predicted later afternoon and early evening of Sri Lanka's game against Australia. When the two sides met in the 2007 World Cup final in Bridgetown, Barbados, the game was hit by the weather with...
  • Serial stalker arrested for threatening girls 22-12-2007 10:25 PM

    Nagpur: The oldest player at this year's World Cup, Canada all-rounder John Davison could have reason to feel his age when he is at the crease against Zimbabwe on Monday. Canada's need to shore up a weak batting lineup means the 40-year-old Davison may find himself playing alongside the tournament's...
  • For Gurgaon real estate agents, a gun is a must 12-12-2007 10:36 PM

    New Delhi:: India's dashing opening batsman Virender Sehwag will lead the Delhi Daredevils in the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Sehwag had given up captaincy in favour of Gautam Gambhir in season three. While Gambhir was not retained by Delhi, the franchisee chose to retain only Sehwag....
  • Boje may face police bouncers again 11-12-2007 10:12 PM

    New Delhi: Young middle-order batsman Suresh Raina reckons that with the dominance of four-time world champions Australia almost over, it would be a fight among the three sub-continental teams in India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka in the upcoming cricket World Cup. I see this World Cup as a fight among...
  • UP councillor's other job: car thieves' boss 07-12-2007 09:43 PM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN spoke exclusively to swashbuckling opener Virender Sehwag about the upcoming World Cup which will be his third appearance in the mega event. CNN-IBN: How do you feel after recovering from shoulder injury? Sehwag: I was feeling some pain in my shoulder. So better to quit the South...
  • Gang wars turn Hinnauti into a village of widows 12-11-2007 10:11 PM

    Adelaide: Alastair Cook continued to defy Australia's bowlers with a clinical unbeaten 136 to help drive England to a first-innings lead of 72 with eight wickets in hand after second day of the second Ashes Test on Saturday. Cook, who made 235 not out in the second innings of the...