Lookahead Wipes

  • Lookahead Wipes: What's making news in India 24-07-2008 02:51 PM

    BJP Central Election Committee is scheduled to meet on Wednesday. ...
  • Lookaheads: Big news from across India 10-07-2008 11:13 AM

    Centurion: A semi-final berth seems like distant possibility for Auckland Aces but the New Zealand side will look to keep itself in the calculations by taming the demoralised Perth Scorchers when the two teams lock horns in their final round-robin Champions League Twenty20 match here on Tuesday. Auckland had not...
  • Lookaheads: What's making news in India today 11-06-2008 09:11 AM

    New Delhi: Former India batsman and DDCA vice-president Chetan Chauhan will continue to be the chairman of the selection committee, while Vijay Dahia has been retained as coach of the Delhi team for the 2012-13 domestic season. Besides Chauhan, the committee will comprise of Rakesh Shukla, Nikhil Chopra, Bantu Singh...
  • Lookahead wipes: News from around India 28-05-2008 11:30 AM

    The allrounders Faf du Plessis and Chris Morris have been called up to a 15-member squad for the unofficial Twenty20 series against Zimbabwe and Bangladesh next month. Johan Botha will lead the squad in the absence of AB de Villiers who is one of four players being rested, along with...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news on Monday 26-05-2008 10:25 AM

    Kolkata: Despite a miserable stint in IPL 5 where his team Pune Warriors finished with the wooden spoon, Sourav Ganguly has not ruled himself out of the next edition, saying he would not even be 40 during season six. After a decent start to IPL 5, Ganguly went through a...
  • Lookahead Wipes: Big stories from across India 22-05-2008 10:03 AM

    Court will hear an application by Vikas Yadav in the Nitish Katara murder case. ...
  • Lookahead wipes: News from around India 21-05-2008 09:16 AM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians captain Harbhajan Singh rued the reprieve given to Chris Gayle early in Royal Challengers Bangalore's run chase, which he felt cost his side their IPL 5 match on Wednesday as they lost by nine wickets for their fifth loss in the tournament. Gayle was dropped when he...
  • Lookaheads: What's making news in India 20-05-2008 08:38 AM

    Kolkata: A beaming Kolkata Knight Riders co-owner Shah Rukh Khan can't stop raving about his team's skipper Gautam Gambhir as he feels the batsman has lifted the side magnificently after three seasons of incessant controversies. The left-handed opener has led by example, being the leading scorer for Kolkata this season...
  • Lookaheads: The newsmakers of Monday 19-05-2008 09:53 AM

    Pune: The Mumbai Indians skipper Harbhajan Singh and Lasith Malinga bowled an inspired spell to script an amazing one-run win over Pune Warriors India in an Indian Premier League match in Pune on Thursday. After winning the toss and batting first, Mumbai were restricted to just 120 for 9 in...
  • Lookaheads: Watch out for these newsmakers today 16-05-2008 10:11 AM

    Lahore: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has said that he has no intentions of stepping down as skipper and was keen to lead the national team in all three formats of the game, including in the Twenty20 World Cup in Sri Lanka in September. I don't want to confine myself to only...
  • Lookaheads: Watch out for these newsmakers today 07-05-2008 10:24 AM

    New Delhi: Ishant Sharma, the India and Deccan Chargers fast bowler, has been ruled out of the fifth season of the IPL after undergoing surgery earlier this month and now faces a six-month lay-off. According to reports, Ishant had postponed the surgery despite being advised to go under the knife...
  • Lookaheads: Watch out for these newsmakers today 05-05-2008 08:51 AM

    Charlestown: Former West Indies batsman Runako Morton was laid to rest here, following a five-hour service that was attended by several dignitaries and former cricketers. Morton died two weeks ago in Trinidad and Tobago when the car he was driving crashed into a utility pole along the Solomon Hochoy Highway...
  • Lookahead Wipes: Big news from across India 01-05-2008 11:25 AM

    Mumbai: West Indies cricket legend Vivian Richards has walked out to bat for Sachin Tendulkar amidst calls for the 'little master' to retire from international cricket. Richards, who celebrates his 60th birthday on Wednesday, told MiD DAY from Antigua: You have to be patient with him. Sachin has been around...
  • Lookahead Wipes: Big news from across India 30-04-2008 10:34 AM

    Melbourne: Dumped from the one-day squad, former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting said it might actually help him prolong his Test career as he would be able to maintain the highest fitness levels. The two-time World Cup winning captain was axed after a string of low scores in the ongoing tri-series...
  • Lookahead wipes: Big news from across India 29-04-2008 08:42 AM

    Napier: Morne Morkel took five wickets and Hashim Amla hit 92 runs as South Africa coasted to a six-wicket, series-clinching win over New Zealand in the second one-day cricket international on Wednesday. Morkel (5-38) and Lonwabo Tsotsobe (3-43), provoked a collapse which saw New Zealand slump from 163-2 in the...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's happening in India 28-04-2008 09:48 AM

    Islamabad: Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar escaped unhurt after his car rammed into the barricades of the Prime Minister's Secretariat here Saturday night. Akhtar was heading towards his house from a five-star hotel when he lost control of the vehicle after reaching the PM secretariat. The car rammed into one...
  • Lookaheads: What's making news in India today 21-04-2008 11:44 AM

    Chennai: Central Zone expectedly entered the Duleep Trophy cricket final on the basis of the 110-run first innings lead as the semi-final game against South Zone ended in a tame draw here on Tuesday. Central, resuming their second innings at 378 for five, batted till lunch before declaring at 530...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's happening in India 04-04-2008 09:08 AM

    Durban: Kumar Sangakkara's 108 put Sri Lanka in complete control of the second Test against South Africa on Wednesday and on course for a breakthrough first win in the country. Sangakkara's 28th Test century and first in South Africa propelled Sri Lanka to 256-7 in their second innings and a...
  • Lookaheads: What’s making news on Apr 1 01-04-2008 10:08 AM

    The Indian paceman is racing against the clock to get himself fit for the Boxing Day Test against Australia. ...
  • Lookahead: What’s making news 31-03-2008 10:38 AM

    Melbourne: Four years after his eye-catching performance in this part of the world, Ishant Sharma is ready to have another go at the Australians in the four-match Test series starting on December 26. I have been waiting for this tour for a long time, said Sharma, who has 128 wickets...
  • Lookaheads: What's making news in India today 26-03-2008 10:59 AM

    Visakhapatnam: It wasn’t quite the script that most had envisaged at the start of the series, but West Indies have ensured the pressure will be on the Indian batsmen in the second one-dayer here on Friday. World champions India have lost only one match at home this year, and they...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 06-03-2008 09:13 AM

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore who clinched their first win of the tournament defeating Somerset on Monday, will lock horns with semifinal spots in the Champions League Twenty20 here on Wednesday. Royal Challengers Bangalore, are at the bottom of Group B with two points while Redbacks (three) are placed third. Assuming...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 05-03-2008 09:41 AM

    Bangalore: Riding on unbeaten half-centuries by Jacques Kallis and skipper Gautam Gambhir, Kolkata Knight Riders registered a convincing nine-wicket win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore in their must-win Champions League encounter here on Thursday. Kallis clobbered 64 off in just 47 deliveries, while Gambhir struck 55 in 32 balls. Chasing...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 04-03-2008 10:21 AM

    Mumbai: It was as an opener that Ajinkya Rahane shone in the limited opportunities he got in England, but the Mumbai batsman knows he can not afford to be fussy about his batting position in the India team. Rahane's sound technique and temperament on his debut tour brought him two...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 03-03-2008 10:47 AM

    New Delhi: Controversial Pakistani speedster Shoaib Akhtar has created a flutter by openly admitting that he, along with all his contemporaries in the team, have regularly indulged in ball-tampering. Pakistan fast bowlers over generations have always been under scanner for ball-tampering whenever they have got the ball to swing more...
  • Lookaheads: What will make news today 29-02-2008 10:33 AM

    Cardiff: Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Friday rued the loss of several players due to injuries during the disastrous tour of England and said it was difficult to play without the key players. He said paceman Munaf Patel's suspected ankle injury leading to his pulling out after bowling four...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 28-02-2008 12:13 PM

    England's batsman Jonathan Trott was excited after winning the ICC Cricketer of the Year award. ...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 26-02-2008 08:53 AM

    New Delhi: Jim Laker's 19 wickets in one Test is a perpetual cricket record and on Wednesday India's Rahul Dravid may follow suit with a debut and retirement from Twenty20 internationals (T20I) on the same day. India's struggling batting dwindled further on the eve of their only Twenty20 game against...
  • Lookaheads: What's making news in India today 25-02-2008 09:37 AM

    London: Ireland's charismatic batsman Kevin O'Brien said he would love to tonk the England side the way he did in Bangalore in the World Cup when the two teams clash in an ODI at Dublin on Thursday. You always hope to play like that again but I don't know if...
  • Lookahead wipes: What's making news today 05-02-2008 01:52 PM

    Kingston: Back after a rejuvenating break, the Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is already a worried man as his pacers are struggling to be fit for the long season ahead. It is important that they are fit or else it will have an impact. It's not that you are bowling...