Shweta Ganesh Kumar

  • Bangalore's new international airport far away 11-02-2008 10:10 PM

    Sydney: Australian speedster Brett Lee feels the introduction of Justin Langer, Steve Rixon and Craig McDermott in the coaching support staff has made a big difference in the team. "I think with what I have seen over the past couple of weeks that Australian cricket is in a great place...
  • Bangalore slams airport plan, airs worries instead 09-02-2008 08:35 AM

    Dubai: Indian women's cricket team's medium pacer Snehal Pradhan has been reported for a suspected illegal bowling action after the first one-dayer against England in Derby. "The medium-pace bowler was reported by on-field umpires Jeff Evans and Graham Lloyd at the conclusion of the first ODI between England and India,...
  • Bangalore student's death in US still a mystery 08-02-2008 08:52 PM

    Bridgetown: West Indies coach Ottis Gibson feels the struggling batting line-up of the hosts can rise to the occasion if India are generous enough to give them an achievable target on the final day of the second Test here on Saturday. India ended day four at 229 for three in...
  • New road to water shortage for Bangalore 06-02-2008 08:46 PM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand cricket captain Daniel Vettori, the world's top-ranked limited overs bowler, announced Saturday he is taking an indefinite break from the short game to prolong his Test career. The 32-year-old, who is also ranked ninth among the world's leading ODI all-rounders, said he may return in time...
  • 'Golden Chariot' to take you on a dreamy voyage 02-02-2008 08:20 PM

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia should not have stopped at just veteran batsman Simon Katich while axing 30-somethings from its list of contracted players, feels spin legend Shane Warne. The 35-year-old Katich's dropping from the list has prompted strong reactions from a lot of former players, who believe that the veteran left-hander...
  • No visa for Bahraini woman after 2 decades in India 21-01-2008 03:04 PM

    Karachi: Former captain Imran Khan believes Pakistan cricket needs a revolution following a series of setbacks in recent years. The all-rounder told reporters that corruption in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and nepotism in selection were the biggest hurdles facing the game. Imran, who led Pakistan to the 1992 World...
  • Youth hits Deve Gowda's vehicle, commits suicide 11-01-2008 10:33 PM

    New Delhi: Sacked IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi has appealed to the Ministry of External Affairs against its decision to revoke his passport for alleged foreign exchange violations. His lawyer Mehmood Abdi told PTI that his client had filed an appeal before the Chief Passport Officer challenging revocation of his passport...
  • Disabled artist comes to India seeking true parents 08-01-2008 09:46 PM

    Cricket experts, including Imran Khan and Anil Kumble, analyse the strengths and weaknesses of the two WC semifinalists. ...
  • Bangalore to get metro rails by 2011 27-12-2007 01:49 PM

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts discuss the clash of ICC's two Associate nations - Kenya and Canada. ...
  • Bangalore: 4-yr-old drowns in apartment complex pool 24-12-2007 11:11 PM

    New Delhi: The English media has not left a stone unturned in tearing apart the English team and users on the social networking sites had interesting expressions to embarrass England for their shocking loss to neighbours Ireland in the World Cup on Wednesday. After scoring a massive 327, England were...
  • It's a Net loss for Bangalore's citizens 20-12-2007 09:42 PM

    Bangalore: Senior Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday surprised everyone when he opted to bat left handed during the team's practice session at the M Chinnaswamy stadium. Indian cricket team, which has been camping here for their crucial Group 'B' league match against England on Sunday, had a rigorous batting...
  • Students now grade professors at Bangalore Univ 14-12-2007 02:42 AM

    Dhaka: Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar has lots of reasons to look forward to the upcoming World Cup, having missed the previous edition due to a doping ban, and one of them is the possibility of a duel with Indian batting icon Sachin Tendulkar. We all know he is a great...
  • B'lore jail inmates pick up a new skill: Salsa! 09-12-2007 10:16 PM

    Perth: Adam Voges scored an unbeaten 80 as Australia romped to a 6-1 series victory over England by comprehensively winning the 7th and final ODI by 57 runs at Perth on Sunday. Voges' second one-day 50 and his 95-run partnership with Hussey got the Australian innings back on track before...
  • Buildings in IT cities get legit tag, but citizens taxed 06-12-2007 08:49 PM

    New Delhi: Swashbuckling batsman Virender Sehwag says playing to pumped up home crowds in packed stadiums motivates me as he prepares for the coming World Cup like he does for all matches - by creating a virtual stadium in my mind. There is no pressure playing in packed stadiums at...
  • Bangalore's illegal sand mining industry under scanner 22-11-2007 10:53 PM

    Durban: Fresh from leading India to only their second Test win on five tours of South Africa, Mahendra Singh Dhoni said he would welcome playing the decisive third and final Test in Cape Town on a lively pitch. It will be interesting to see what kind of wicket is prepared,...
  • Bangalore gives a dressing down to its teachers 25-10-2007 11:10 AM

    Visakhapatnam: With sun shining brightly in this coastal Andhra Pradesh city, the second one-day International between India and Australia promises to entertain the cricket-starved crowd, who will witness a match here on Wednesday, after more than three years. After the first one-dayer in Kochi being a wash-out, all the attention...
  • Home-stays: Homes away from home 19-10-2007 05:15 PM

    Mumbai: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar was on Wednesday dropped from the Governing Council of the Indian Premier League as the BCCI met here for its 81st AGM, at which it was also decided to revoke the expulsion of its former chief Jagmohan Dalmiya. As reported by CNN-IBN earlier, the...