Centurion

  • As it happened: South Africa vs Australia, 1st Test, Day 2 13-02-2014 01:24 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Day-1 Roundup: Shaun Marsh marked his return to Test cricket with a fighting century as Australia overcame a poor start on the first day at SuperSport Park on Wednesday. Australia were 297 for 4 at the close. They were...
  • As it happened: South Africa vs Australia, 1st Test, Day 1 12-02-2014 01:36 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page. Michael Clarke hadn't even arrived in South Africa before his first dig: Ready to depart from Sydney airport, the Australia captain said he was unaware top-ranked South Africa had beaten No. 2 India to extend their unbeaten run to...
  • Captain James thanks family, colleagues, government for their support 21-12-2013 08:06 AM

    Mumbai: After spending five months in a jail in the West African country of Togo, Captain Sunil James was back home. The Merchant Navy captain along with fellow sailor Vijayan returned to India on Friday after their release from the prison. Captain James thanked his colleagues, family and the government...
  • I have come here as a parent, says Captain James 20-12-2013 05:35 PM

    Mumbai: Indian sailor Captain Sunil James who was released from Togo jail reached his home in Mumbai on Friday. A relieved James said that he had come here as a parent. He will be performing the last rites of his 11-month-year old son who died early in December and whose...
  • How Indian sailor Captain Sunil James ended up in a Togo prison 19-12-2013 11:52 AM

    New Delhi: Captain Sunil James, who has hit the headlines across India, is a 31-year-old merchant navy captain. Mumbai based Sunil was the captain of an oil tanker, Ocean Centurion. Sunil James was attacked by pirates off the African coast on July 16 and the ship had been languishing for...
  • Third India-South Africa ODI called off due to rain, SA win series 2-0 11-12-2013 11:42 PM

    The third ODI between South Africa and India was called off after heavy rain forced the match to be called off after South Africa had posted 301 for 8. Earlier, Quinton de Kock notched up his third successive hundred and skipper AB de Villiers also struck a century as South...
  • As it happened: India vs South Africa, 3rd ODI, Centurion 11-12-2013 03:51 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page Having conceded the ODI series with humiliating back-to-back defeats, India will aim to salvage some pride by winning the third one-dayer against South Africa on Wednesday and gain some confidence going into the two-Test series. The dead rubber isn't...
  • South African conditions not a problem for us: Rohit Sharma 10-12-2013 08:27 PM

    Centurion: Indian batsmen have been reeling under the onslaught of South African bowlers on bouncy wickets in the ongoing ODI series but opener Rohit Sharma on Tuesday dismissed talks of lack of technique and blamed the debacle to want of application. Rohit said the South African conditions were not a...
  • South Africa rest Jacques Kallis for third ODI 10-12-2013 01:02 PM

    Centurion: South Africa, who are leading the ODI series 2-0 have decided to rest Jacques Kallis for the third match, but a decision to sit out Dale Steyn and Morne Morkel is yet to be taken. After making a comeback into the ODI fold, Kallis hasn't done that great but...
  • Ishant, Umesh fail to impress in pace-friendly conditions 09-12-2013 01:03 PM

    Durban: Going into the second one-dayer in Durban, India made changes to their bowling attack but unfortunately it didn't work. Considering the pace and bounce of the South African wickets, Umesh Yadav and Ishant Sharma were drafted in, but the pace duo misfired by bowling inconsistent length. However, at the...
  • Togo court to decide on sending jailed Indian sailor home 09-12-2013 09:05 AM

    New Delhi: A court in Togo on Monday is expected to take a decision on whether jailed Indian sailor Captain Sunil James will be allowed to visit home for his child's cremation or not. The Ministry of External Affairs officials have said that they are hopeful that James will be...
  • Government gets consular access to Indian sailor in Togo jail 07-12-2013 12:23 PM

    Mumbai: In a relief for the family of ship MT Centurion captain Sunil James, who is in jail in Togo and has now lost his 11-month son, the External Affairs Ministry has now said that they have been granted consular access to meet James and two other jailed sailors. The...
  • Sailor in Togo jail: Wife awaits his return for son's last rites 06-12-2013 01:48 PM

    Mumbai: It has been six months since the crew of the ship MT Centurion was detained in a Togo prison in West Africa. Adding to the worries of the wife of Captain Sunil James, Aditi James not only has a missing husband now, but the body of their 11-month-old son...
  • Pakistan chase historic South Africa whitewash 29-11-2013 08:45 AM

    Cape Town: Pakistan's players have made some pretty significant entries in their tour diaries in South Africa, a tour that wasn't even scheduled until a few weeks ago. Sunday: A first one-day international win at Cape Town's historic Newlands ground. Wednesday: A first ODI series win anywhere over South Africa,...
  • Efforts on to free captain of Indian ship, two crew members detained in Togo 04-09-2013 05:15 PM

    Efforts are on to free the captain of an Indian merchant tanker, MT Ocean Centurion, detained along with two other crew members in a Togo prison in West Africa, an official said in New Delhi on Wednesday. "Captain Sunil James of the Indian merchant ship MV Ocean Centurion along with...
  • India to play three Tests, seven ODIs and two T20s against South Africa 12-04-2013 08:21 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian cricket team will play three Tests, seven ODIs and two Twenty20 matches during their tour of South Africa, slated to start at the end of this year. Cricket South Africa and the Indian Cricket Board were contemplating accommodating one more Test but things could not materialise...
  • CLT20 to be held from October 9 to 28 03-07-2012 02:04 PM

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  • HDFC offers 29:1 share swap to CBoP investors 26-02-2008 12:54 AM

    Georgetown: The head of the West Indies Cricket Board will meet with Guyana President Bharrat Jagdeo on Tuesday to express his concerns about a government takeover of national cricket affairs. Jagdeo's government has appointed Sports Minister Frank Anthony as head of an interim committee to run Guyana cricket following a...
  • HDFC bank agrees to buy Centurion bank 23-02-2008 09:03 PM

    Pacer Varun Aaron attributed his India call-up for ODIs against England to his good show in Australia. ...
  • At 12,000 cr, HDFC-Centurion merger largest domestic deal 22-02-2008 09:46 PM

    Colombo: Xavier Doherty and Brett Lee shared eight wickets as Australia beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in the fourth one-day international to secure an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match series. Batting first, Sri Lanka was bundled out for 132 in the 39th over and Australia reached 133-5 with...
  • HDFC, Centurion Bank talks on for merger 21-02-2008 10:25 PM

    Perth, Australia: Cricket Australia will experiment with twilight matches in the upcoming Sheffield Shield domestic competition. Up to eight matches will become twilight fixtures, with the new timeslot to be trailed in games at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Hobart's Bellerive Oval, the Sydney Cricket Ground and Adelaide Oval. The International...
  • Centurion to buy Lord Krishna Bank 19-08-2006 03:17 PM

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