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  • Fawad Ahmed, Adam Voges named in Australia's 17-man squad for the Ashes Yesterday

    Sydney: Legspinner Fawad Ahmed, batsman Adam Voges and wicketkeeper Peter Nevill were all called up by Australia Tuesday for upcoming tours of the West Indies and England. But there was no room in the 17-man squad for allrounders James Faulkner and Glenn Maxwell, who were part of Australia's one-day World Cup...
  • Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge and Adam Lallana out of England games March 24, 2015

    London: Liverpool pair Daniel Sturridge and Adam Lallana have withdrawn from the England squad for the Euro 2016 qualifier against Lithuania and a friendly against Italy because of injury. Striker Sturridge sustained a hip injury and midfielder Lallana a groin problem in Liverpool's 2-1 defeat by Manchester United at Anfield on...
  • NZ pacer Adam Milne ruled out of World Cup, Matt Henry replaces him March 23, 2015

    Auckland: New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne has been ruled out of the remainder of the cricket World Cup after suffering pain in his heel and has been replaced in the squad by Matt Henry, the team said on Monday. The 22-year-old had been suffering pain in his left heel for...
  • Sunderland lifts Adam Johnson suspension, police probe continues March 18, 2015

    Sunderland: English Premier League club Sunderland has lifted midfielder Adam Johnson's suspension which was imposed after he was arrested on suspicion of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl. The announcement came after the 27-year-old Johnson's police bail was extended on Tuesday until April 23. Johnson was suspended after being arrested around two...
  • World Cup: Mike Hesson hopeful of Adam Milne's fitness for World Cup quarter-final March 17, 2015

    Wellington: New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne has overcome a shoulder injury and is available for the team's World Cup quarter-final against the West Indies on Saturday. Milne missed New Zealand's final pool match against Bangladesh after suffering the injury in their previous match against Afghanistan, causing the only change to...
  • Viv Richards pips Sachin Tendulkar as greatest ODI player in an online poll March 10, 2015

    West Indian batting great Viv Richards has been voted as the greatest ODI player in the history of the game ahead of India's cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar in an online poll. With an astonishing 29 of 50 jurors picking him as the best ODI player of all time, Richards won by...
  • Enough of dialogues, let's box out the problems: Mary Kom's special message on Women's Day March 8, 2015

    New Delhi: When we talk of empowered women, the first name that strikes us is definitely Mary Kom. She might be World Boxing Champion or Olympic Bronze Medalist but the mother of three kids, Mary, today aims gold at Rio Olympic in 2016. Talking to students at IIT Delhi, the boxing...
  • Australia lead Czech Republic 2-1 in Davis Cup March 7, 2015

    Czech Republic: Jiri Vesely teamed up with rookie Adam Pavlasek to win the doubles and reduce Australia's lead over the Czech Republic to 2-1 in the first round of the Davis Cup on Saturday. Vesely and Pavlasek twice came from a set down to overcome the Australian pair of Lleyton Hewitt...
  • South Africa, Australia, India have shown glimpses of how strong they are: Gilchrist March 5, 2015

    "India's bowling was very impressive at the WACA, they had pace and they had aggression," Gilchrist said. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Too much flak for Asian minnows Bangladesh February 18, 2015

    Canberra: Less than two decades ago, Bangladesh were cricket's Afghanistan, the new kids everyone welcomed into the neighbourhood. At the 1999 World Cup, they were able to create genuine optimism about the future. They beat Scotland in Edinburgh, and memorably upset Pakistan - eventual finalists - at the County Ground...
  • Liverpool edge past Palace to advance to FA Cup quarterfinals February 15, 2015

    London: Liverpool came from behind to beat Crystal Palace 2-1 in the FA Cup fifth round on Saturday, keeping alive the chances of captain Steven Gerrard finishing his career at the club with a final trip to Wembley Stadium. Daniel Sturridge and Adam Lallana scored early in the second half as...
  • Adam Levine asks fans if his shirtless look can work for Oscars February 13, 2015

    Los Angeles: Singer Adam Levine has shared a shirtless selfie of himself and asked fans for advice if it works as an ensemble for the forthcoming Oscars ceremony. He took to Instagram to post the photograph. Flaunting his tattoos, the Maroon 5 singer is seen in a lavish fur coat, a multicoloured...
  • Viswanathan Anand finishes seventh after defeat against Michael Adams February 10, 2015

    Baden-Baden: Viswanathan Anand's campaign ended on a sour note as he lost to English Grandmaster Michael Adams in the seventh and final round to finish seventh in the Grenke Chess Classic, here today. A victory could have propelled him to a much needed 50% score but Anand let go a drawn...
  • Kumar Sangakkara breaks ODI record for dismissals January 29, 2015

    Sri Lanka's Kumar Sangakkara broke the world record for the most dismissals by a wicketkeeper in one-day internationals on Thursday. Sangakkara took his career tally to 473 dismissals when he caught Corey Anderson off the bowling of Shaminda Eranga in Sri Lanka's seventh match against New Zealand. The 37-year-old went into the...
  • Adam Gilchrist, Jack Ryder to be inducted into the Aus Hall of Fame January 25, 2015

    Sydney: Celebrated wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist and late former captain and selector Jack Ryder will be inducted into Australian Cricket Hall of Fame at the annual Allan Border Medal ceremony on January 27. "Former Australian wicketkeeping great Adam Gilchrist and former Australian captain and selector Jack Ryder will be inducted into the...
  • Anne Hathaway enjoyed working with husband Adam Shulman for 'Song One' January 23, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actress Anne Hathaway says she enjoyed working with her husband Adam Shulman on new film 'Song One'. Hathaway stars in 'Song One' and one of her collaborators is Shulman, who has co-produced the indie drama. "At first, I was curious how it would go. People always say don't work with...
  • Dhoni wants India to do a Gilchrist January 21, 2015

    After eight matches since November 24 on their tour of Australia, India are still searching for their first win. With World Cup just 24 days away, it doesn't augur well for Team India. And Dhoni knows that. His suggestion: "Do a Gilchrist". India's consecutive defeats in their first two matches of...
  • Adam Gilchrist tells how World Cup 2015 will be different January 14, 2015

    With exactly a month to go before the first ball is bowled in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 and all the experts sharing their views on players to watch-out for, Australia's three-time ICC Cricket World Cup winner Adam Gilchrist has branded South Africa captain AB de Villiers as the...
  • Golden Globes 2015: Here's the complete list of winners January 12, 2015

    Beverly Hills: The following are film and television winners at the 72nd Golden Globe Awards handed out by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association on Sunday. FILM BEST DRAMA "Boyhood" BEST COMEDY OR MUSICAL "The Grand Budapest Hotel" BEST ACTOR, DRAMA Eddie Redmayne, "The Theory of Everything" BEST ACTRESS, DRAMA Julianne Moore, "Still Alice" BEST ACTOR, COMEDY OR MUSICAL Michael Keaton, "Birdman" BEST...
  • Amy Adams wins Golden Globe for best actress in musical, comedy January 12, 2015

    Beverly Hills: Amy Adams has won the Golden Globe for best actress in a musical or comedy for 'Big Eyes'. Adams plays American painter Margaret Keane, whose unstable and deceptive husband took credit for her highly popular artwork for years before she eventually proved at a dramatic trial that she was...
  • Shane Warne excludes Michael Bevan from all-time Aussie ODI XI January 9, 2015

    Sydney: Legendary leg-spinner Shane Warne Friday opted to exclude one of the sport's best finishers Michael Bevan from his all-time Australian One-Day International (ODI) eleven. Always controversial, Warne omitted ODI legend Bevan, widely regarded as Australia's greatest-ever finisher after averaging 53.58 across 232 matches. Warne named his all-time Australian ODI XI during...
  • World Cup squads: New Zealand fast bowler Adam Milne wins battle for WC spot January 8, 2015

    Wellington: Fast bowler Adam Milne won the battle for the final pace bowling spot in New Zealand's cricket World Cup squad named on Thursday. Milne's selection in the final 15-man squad had been signalled during New Zealand's second Test against Sri Lanka in Wellington when he joined the team for sessions...
  • EPL: Adam Lallana brace helps Liverpool beat Swansea December 30, 2014

    Adam Lallana netted twice as Liverpool found their scoring form to beat Swansea 4-1 on Monday for their biggest Premier League home victory of the season. After Alberto Moreno put Liverpool ahead in the 33rd minute, Lallana's first goal came with a bit of luck as Swansea goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski hit...
  • 'American Hustle' star Amy Adams spoof film on 'Saturday Night Live' December 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'American Hustle' star Amy Adams parodied Christmas classic film 'Love Actually' in a sketch on 'Saturday Night Live'. SNL's Pete Davidson declared his love for the 40-year-old 'Big Eyes' actress in a scene reminiscent of Andrew Lincoln's grand gesture towards Keira Knightley in the 2003 movie, reported Ace...
  • Brad Haddin will emerge from poor batting form: Adam Gilchrist December 25, 2014

    Melbourne: Australian legend Adam Gilchrist has praised wicketkeeper Brad Haddin's glovework and insisted his poor batting form hasn't put his Test career in jeopardy. Australia coach Darren Lehmann this week said Haddin's poor batting form was an issue. But Gilchrist backed the 37-year-old to emerge from his slump, despite scoring just...