Beijing Olympics 2008

  • 08/08/08 creates buzz in astro circles 08-08-2008 11:43 PM

    Here's a report on how the stars will impact our lives. ...
  • Schools compete for the highest Olympic Quotient 03-08-2008 04:18 AM

    Watch five school teams compete for the highest Olympic Quotient of them all. ...
  • Beijing opens homes to tourists for real China experience 01-08-2008 11:49 PM

    Beijing residents will open their doors to Olympic tourists in a new program. ...
  • Olympic quotient : schools take the quiz on games 27-07-2008 02:11 PM

    Samsung Olympics Quiz tests school students on champs, matches. ...
  • Beijing beckons: China decks up for the big games 21-07-2008 12:18 AM

    Karachi: PCB Chairman Zaka Ashraf is confident that the death of India's firebrand leader Bal Thackeray will not affect their national team's upcoming tour to India even though the late leader's party has strongly opposed the revival of bilateral cricket ties. "I sent a get well message to Bal Thackeray...
  • Cop a celeb before Olympics for knowing 3 languages 09-07-2008 12:32 PM

    Johannesburg: Their backs to the wall after two successive defeats, 2010 title winners Chennai Super Kings will look to tame an equally desperate defending champions Mumbai Indians to salvage any hope of a semifinal berth at the Champions League Twenty20 here on Saturday. The Super Kings had made a big...
  • Bush defends decision to attend Olympics opening 07-07-2008 04:33 PM

    London: The England and Wales Cricket Board has apologised to South Africa over allegations Proteas players provoked Kevin Pietersen in the text message saga that saw him excluded from England's team. ECB chief executive David Collier claimed South Africans instigated the exchange, where Pietersen made derogatory comments about his then-captain...
  • To cut down on pollution, China kicks the butt 01-05-2008 03:48 PM

    Lahore: Former Pakistan captain and coach, Waqar Younis has backed the appointment of Australian Dav Whatmore as head coach of the national team. I think the appointment of Whatmore is a good decision by the Pakistan Cricket Board. He has done wonders previously and did really well with Sri Lanka...
  • First Person: Dream come true for CNN-IBN journalist 18-04-2008 01:27 AM

    Dubai: Fast bowler James Anderson is counting on England's batsmen to show their quality in the third Test against Pakistan after below-par performances in two defeats. Pakistan's spinners have made the England batters struggle on turning wickets in Dubai and Abu Dhabi with two convincing victories — by 10 wickets...
  • CNN-IBN journo runs with Olympic torch | How it felt 17-04-2008 09:55 PM

    Dubai: A two-day high powered meeting of cricket's governing body which began here on Tuesday will consider the nomination of their next vice-president who will take over in two years time. The Executive Board of the International Cricket Council (ICC) in their first of four meetings annually, will also be...
  • China frustrated over Olympic torch relay fiasco 10-04-2008 01:34 AM

    Perth: Australia—India are considering an unusual four-pronged pace attack for the third Test against Australia but won't settle on their final line-up until just before the match, said captain MS Dhoni. A grassy pitch has greeted the Indians at Perth's WACA Ground, with curator Cameron Sutherland predicting the wicket would...
  • Olympic torch run: US loses sleep over Richard Gere 10-04-2008 12:19 AM

    Perth: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Thursday made a surprise revelation that he may retire from Test cricket if he is to play in the 2015 cricket World Cup. If I have to see through the 2015 (World Cup), I would have to retire from one of the formats,...