National Wipes

  • National Wipes: Big news from across India 01-08-2008 02:23 AM

    Himachal Pradesh DGP Ashwini Kumar has taken over as the new chief of CBI. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 18-07-2008 11:49 PM

    New Delhi: Wasim Akram feels the presence of former Pakistan legspinner Mushtaq Ahmed as a spin bowling coach of England will boost the team and prepare them better to exploit the Indian conditions during the four-Test series starting in Ahmedabad Thursday. "The presence of Mushtaq Ahmed will stand England in...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India 18-07-2008 01:29 AM

    Hambantota: Sri Lanka won the five-match one-day international series against New Zealand 3-0 after the final match was abandoned because of rain after 28 overs of play on Monday. The hosts won all three matches in this rain-hit series under the Duckworth/Lewis method. New Zealand captain Ross Taylor won the...
  • National Wipes: News from across India 15-07-2008 11:35 PM

    Dhaka: A 15-member West Indies squad led by Darren Sammy arrived in Dhaka Monday for a series involving two Tests, five One Day Internationals and one Twenty20 against Bangladesh. The West Indies will start their tour with a Test match against the hosts at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Nov...
  • National Wipes: Here's what made news on Monday 14-07-2008 11:15 PM

    Bridgetown: West Indies cricket coach Otis Gibson has described pacer Fidel Edwards as a capable replacement for fast bowler Kemar Roach who will miss the Test series in Bangladesh next month. Roach is suffering from a knee injury and could be sidelined for about a month but may heal in...
  • National Wipes: News from across India 05-07-2008 01:11 AM

    Chennai: Ishant Sharma and Amit Mishra grabbed three wickets each as North Zone shot out West Zone for a mere 164 in their first innings on the third and penultimate day to virtually seal a semi-final berth in the Duleep Trophy here on Monday. Ishant (4 for 29), who had...
  • National Wipes: What's making news across India 03-07-2008 11:29 PM

    Port-of-Spain: A crisis appears to have been averted between the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (T&TCB) and the West Indies Players Association (WIPA) making sure that 15 players selected for the Champions League will be turn out when the tournament starts Oct 10 in South Africa. It is alleged that...
  • Nat wipes: News from across the country 02-07-2008 11:10 PM

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has withdrawn Abdur Rehman from the Champions League Twenty20 tournament in the wake of Test spinner failing a dope test in England. A PCB official said that Rehman has been withdrawn from the Sialkot Stallions squad that would represent Pakistan in the Champions League...
  • Nat wipes: News from across the country 02-07-2008 01:36 AM

    Colombo: The Indian team's way of handling senior opener Virender Sehwag and the player's own attitude in this ongoing World Twenty20 is certain to raise questions whether all is well in the Indian camp. On the eve of the high-voltage match against arch rivals Pakistan, Sehwag was again seen skipping...
  • National Wipes: Headline hunters of the day 22-06-2008 12:59 AM

    Unmukt Chand is the flavor of the season, having led India to their third Under-19 World Cup with an unbeaten 111 in the final against Australia to emerge as the Man of the Match. His superlative performance has drawn accolades from all quarters, not least from former Australian captain Ian...
  • National Wipes: The headline hunters | Metro news 17-06-2008 12:40 AM

    London: England captain Andrew Strauss was hailed as an outstanding leader, as he became only the ninth England player to appear in 100 Tests when leading the side against South Africa at Lord's on Thursday. The match, also Strauss's 50th as England captain, was taking place on the Middlesex batsman's...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 11-06-2008 12:50 AM

    Mumbai: BCCI has said that it will first like to examine every bit of information about Rahul Sharma being tested positive for drugs before reaching a decision on penalising the Indian cricketer. Police sources, however, have said that the cricketer faces arrest. The legspinner, along with South African allrounder Wayne...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 09-06-2008 11:15 PM

    New Delhi: As the Indian team is getting ready for their season opening tour of Sri Lanka in a couple of days time, BCCI president N Srinivasan and chief coach Duncan Fletcher will meet on Tuesday to discuss the twin Test series debacles in England and Australia. The president [Srinivasan]...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 08-06-2008 11:16 PM

    St. John's, Antigua: Head coach Roddy Estwick says he has high hopes for the West Indies side at the next month's ICC Under-19 World Cup in Australia. Pointing to their preparations and the fact that they had been together for a while, Estwick said he expected the side to perform...
  • National Wipes: What happened in India on Friday 17-05-2008 01:33 AM

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings' opener Faf du Plessis said the defending champions need to bat well in the middle overs to produce better results in the ongoing Indian Premier League. Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men suffered a batting collapse in their chase of 156 as they lost their IPL match against...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India 16-05-2008 03:44 AM

    New Delhi: Former cricketers on Thursday welcomed the government's nomination of Sachin Tendulkar for a Rajya Sabha seat, saying that it was a great honour and the iconic batsman deserved it for bringing laurels to the country. Former wicketkeeper Kiran More described the government's move as good news for the...
  • National Wipes:: Big news from across India 15-05-2008 02:09 AM

    Cuttack: They have suffered yet another defeat – their fifth in a row –on Sunday but Deccan Chargers’ skipper Kumar Sangakkara said their bowlers have done well and it's their batting that has not clicked much. Deccan could only post a modest 126 for 7 against Kolkata Knight Riders and...
  • National Wipes: Big news from all over India 12-05-2008 11:22 PM

    Now lets take a look at what else is making news across the country. ...
  • National Wipes: Big news from all over India 11-05-2008 11:30 PM

    Mohali: Former Pakistan allrounder Azhar Mahmood, who is now a British citizen, has finally got an Indian visa and would be joining his IPL team Kings XI Punjab soon, skipper Adam Gilchrist said here on Thursday. I have just been told that he has received a visa, Gilchrist said after...
  • National Wipes: News from across India 10-05-2008 11:32 PM

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar is likely to miss Wednesday's IPL 5 game against Rajasthan Royals but cannot be ruled out of the entire tournament, according to Mumbai Indians' team mentor and bowling coach Shaun Pollock. It's a long tournament, so we give him every chance, every game to see if he...
  • National Wipes: News from across India 09-05-2008 11:17 PM

    CNN-IBN panel of experts discuss Chennai Super Kings' easy win over Deccan Chargers in the sixth match of the Indian Premier League. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across India 09-05-2008 12:59 AM

    This was the poorest opening match of an IPL season ever. In 2008, there was Brendon McCullum's blitzkrieg in Bangalore. In 2009, as the bandwagon moved to South Africa where the batting conditions were tougher, there was Sachin Tendulkar batting 20 overs for an unbeaten and match-winning 59 from 49...
  • National Wipes: Big news from all over India 08-05-2008 01:32 AM

    New Delhi: Four companies have reportedly submitted their bids to the BCCI for the broadcast, Internet and mobile rights of India's international matches at home for a period of six years. According to the BCCI sources, ESPN Star Sports (ESS), Multi Screen Media (MSM), Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd. (BCCL)...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 03-05-2008 10:57 PM

    Mumbai: Australian women completed a 3-0 clean sweep of their One-day International series against their Indian counterparts when they won the third and final match by five wickets, here on Friday. The Australian team won with 86 balls to spare at the Wankhede Stadium. India had lost the first two...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 30-04-2008 01:20 AM

    Mumbai: The BCCI's marketing committee headed by Dr Farooq Abdullah will meet here on March 7 to decide on floating tenders for finding a new broadcast partner for international and domestic cricket ties hosted by the Board in the 2012-13 season. The need to find a new partner has arisen...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 29-04-2008 05:09 AM

    Mirpur: Ahmed Shehzad scored an unbeaten 113 to power Barisal Burners clinch a 8-wicket win over Duronto Rajshahi in the first semifinal of Bangladesh Premier League on Tuesday. After put in to bat first, Rajshahi's first three batsmen disappointed and the repair was left to the middle-order and they didn't...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 26-04-2008 11:04 PM

    CNN-IBN Editor-In-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai asks why we are reluctant to the accept the idea that the seniors are being rotated, in the light of the uproar caused by MS Dhoni's comments on the issue. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 17-04-2008 01:58 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has attributed his team's current success to his players' determination to restore pride in their country after the 2010 corruption scandal. Misbah's team took an unbeatable 2-0 lead in their three-match series against England with a 72-run victory in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. The win followed...
  • National Wipes: Major news from across India 16-04-2008 01:52 AM

    Napier: New Zealand captain Ross Taylor is in doubt for his team's one-day and Twenty20 matches against Zimbabwe after retiring hurt with a calf muscle strain on the second day of the one-off Test on Friday. Taylor was taken to hospital for scans after retiring at 122 in the 10th...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India 13-04-2008 12:54 AM

    Dubai: Pakistan handed top-ranked England their first Test defeat in 13 months with a blowout 10-wicket victory inside three days on Thursday. Pakistan stubbornly extended their first innings in the morning to 338 for a lead of 146, then began before lunch dismantling England in their second innings for 160...