Craig

  • CLT20: Kolkata Knight Riders stay unbeaten with win over Dolphins Yesterday

    Hyderabad: Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey smashed attacking half centuries to keep IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders winning run intact with a convincing 36-run victory over Dolphins in an inconsequential Group A match of the Oppo Champions League Twenty20, on Monday. While Utahappa blazed his way to a fiery 85 off...
  • CLT20: Suryakumar Yadav's knock powers KKR into semis 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: An unstoppable Kolkata Knight Riders stretched their winning streak to a record 12 after the reigning IPL champions edged past Perth Scorchers by 3 wickets to all but confirm their semi-final spot in the Oppo Champions League Twenty20, on Wednesday. Chasing 152 for win, KKR lost early wickets but Suryakumar...
  • Craig McMillan confirmed as New Zealand's batting coach September 5, 2014

    Wellington: Former international player Craig McMillan was confirmed as New Zealand's batting coach on Thursday, after assuming the role on a temporary basis earlier this year. McMillan, who played 55 Tests and 197 oneday internationals for the Black Caps, has been given a twoyear contract, New Zealand Cricket said in a...
  • Fred Couples withdraws from US Senior Open July 4, 2014

    Edmond,Okla: Fred Couples withdrew from the US Senior Open on Thursday because of a back injury, and Craig Stadler and Graham Marsh also pulled out of the event next week at Oak Tree National. Couples, second in the 2010 tournament, was replaced by John Harris, the first alternate from the Byron,...
  • 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' review: It is that rare sequel which forges ahead with new ideas June 14, 2014

    Cast: Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera, Jonah Hill Director: Dean DeBlois There's a lot going on in 'How To Train Your Dragon 2', which picks up five years after the events of the earlier film. No longer a threat to the people of Berk, dragons and humans now live...
  • Of Scotland and dragons: Gerard Butler and Craig Ferguson reunite as burly best friends in 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' June 12, 2014

    Los Angeles: As two of Hollywood's prominent Scotsmen, actor Gerard Butler and comedian Craig Ferguson relished the chance to embrace their inner Vikings and ride dragons. Butler and Ferguson reunite as Stoick and Gobber, two burly best friends in Dreamworks' animated fantasy sequel "How to Train Your Dragon 2," where they...
  • 1st Test: Debutant Mark Craig stars as New Zealand defeat West Indies by 186 runs June 12, 2014

    Kingston: Debutant offspinner Mark Craig took 4 for 97 and legspinner Ish Sodhi added 3 for 42 as New Zealand completed victory against the West Indies by 186 runs late on day four Wednesday of the opening cricket Test. The West Indies, set an improbable 403 to win, were bowled out...
  • 1st Test: New Zealand in command in Kingston against West Indies June 11, 2014

    Kingston: Experienced seamer Tim Southee and debutant offspinner Mark Craig shared the bowling honours as New Zealand dismissed the West Indies for 262 to take a potentially matchwinning 246run first innings lead late on the third day of the first Test at Sabina Park in Jamaica on Tuesday. By the...
  • New Zealand offspinner Mark Craig backs himself against Chris Gayle May 23, 2014

    New Zealand's rookie offspinner Mark Craig said he was not intimidated by the prospect of bowling at aggressive West Indies opener Chris Gayle in the upcoming series between the two countries. The 27yearold was one of two uncapped players named in New Zealand's 15man squad for the threeTest tour of the...
  • 'Million Dollar Arm' review: The film is solidly staged, inhabited with richlydrawn characters May 10, 2014

    Cast: Jon Hamm, Aasif Mandvi, Bill Paxton, Suraj Sharma, Lake Bell and Alan Arkin Director: Craig Gillespie It's hard to the resist the charms of a film as decidedly feelgood as 'Million Dollar Arm', even if does hit every note and plot turn with brazen predictability. Based on the reallife efforts of...
  • McMillan named New Zealand batting coach for Windies tour May 9, 2014

    Former Test player Craig McMillan has been appointed New Zealand's batting coach for the upcoming tour of West Indies, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said on Friday. "We had a number of strong applicants from New Zealand and abroad but overall we felt that Craig was the best fit for the role,"...
  • Bowling coach McDermott signs new deal with Australia May 5, 2014

    Australia bowling coach Craig McDermott, who has been credited with turning his country's pace attack into one of the most potent in the world, has signed a new twoyear deal, Cricket Australia said on Monday. The 49yearold former paceman returned as Australia's bowling coach ahead of last year's home Ashes series...
  • EPL: Arsenal seal Champions League berth after 10 win over West Bromwich May 4, 2014

    London: Olivier Giroud scored in the first half to give Arsenal a 10 win over West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Sunday, leaving the Baggies uncertain of their status in the top flight. Giroud headed home at the near post in the 14th minute, getting in front of Craig...
  • Hollywood stars get little love at Tony Award nominations April 30, 2014

    New York: It was a brutal Tuesday morning for some Alist stars on Broadway. Snubbed for Tony Award nominations were Denzel Washington, James Franco, Zachary Quinto, Michelle Williams, Orlando Bloom, Ethan Hawke, Zach Braff, Billy Crudup, Rachel Weisz and Daniel Craig. Daniel Radcliffe struck out for his third consecutive Broadway show. Neil...
  • Zadan, Meron invited back to produce 2015 Oscars show: Academy April 23, 2014

    Reuters: Organizers of the Oscars ceremony invited the producing team of Craig Zadan and Neil Meron on Monday to run the live awards show for a third consecutive year, after this year's show brought in the best television ratings in 14 years. Some 43.7 million viewers in the United States tuned...
  • Is Daniel Craig out of upcoming movie 'The Whole Truth'? April 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Daniel Craig has reportedly dropped out of his upcoming movie 'The Whole Truth'. The 46-year-old 'James Bond' star's abrupt departure from the courtroom drama comes only days before the film begins shooting in Boston, said The Hollywood Reporter. The project was scheduled to be in production on April...
  • How I Met Your Mother: The series is over and how! April 1, 2014

    We have all been following the story of Ted, Marshall, Barney, Lily and Robin for almost nine years now. Through a lot of heartbreaks and hook-ups we have grown fond of the the characters. And tonight, the story, which is being told by Ted to his children in a series...
  • Injured Luke Wright ruled out of World Twenty20 March 22, 2014

    England allrounder Luke Wright will miss the World Twenty20 with a side strain and Craig Kieswetter will replace him in the side, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Saturday. Barely hours before the already-depleted English side begin their Super 10 campaign against New Zealand in Chittagong, 29-year-old Wright joined Joe...
  • 'Peanuts' movie trailer: Charlie Brown and Snoopy get a 3D avatar March 19, 2014

    For the first time ever, Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the gang we know and love from Charles Schulz's timeless comic strip 'Peanuts' will be making their big-screen debut; like they've never been seen before in a CG-animated feature film in 3D. Schulz's son, Craig Schulz, is contributing to...
  • Cardiff beat Fulham 3-1 as relegation battle heats up in EPL March 9, 2014

    Cardiff: Relegation-threatened Cardiff City secured a 3-1 win over fellow strugglers Fulham on Saturday in the Premier League. The Welsh side welcomed the west London club to the Cardiff City Stadium having lost three of the last four domestic outings. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side ended that barren run, courtesy of a...
  • I want to be the next James Bond villain: John Travolta February 18, 2014

    Los Angeles: Hollywood star John Travolta says he would love to play the baddie in the next instalment of the 007 series. The 'Pulp Fiction' star revealed he and Bond producer Barbara Broccoli have discussed the possibility of him playing 007's foe in the untitled 24th Bond film, reported Rolling...
  • U2 to perform 'Ordinary Love' at Oscars 2014 February 13, 2014

    Los Angeles: Rock band U2 will perform their Oscar nominated song 'Ordinary Love' from 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' at the upcoming Academy Award ceremony, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. U2's exclusive Oscar show performance will be the first time the band will perform the song...
  • Fourway tie for Joburg Open lead after round one February 6, 2014

    Johannesburg: Scottish duo Alastair Forsyth and Craig Lee fired seven under par totals on the opening day of the European Tour's Joburg Open to form part of a fourway tie for the lead on Thursday. South Africa's Justin Walters and Italian Edoardo Molinari also finished on seven under at the Royal...
  • McDermott boasts Australia have world's best attack December 23, 2013

    Melbourne: Australia bowling coach Craig McDermott has boasted that the newly crowned Ashes winners have the most dangerous attack in world cricket as they focus on a fourth straight Test victory against demoralised England. Pacemen Mitchell Johnson, Ryan Harris and Peter Siddle supplemented by spinner Nathan Lyon, have dominated England's troubled...
  • Johnson can bowl even faster, says Craig McDermott December 10, 2013

    Adelaide: Australian bowling coach Craig McDermott had a chilling warning for England Tuesday Mitchell Johnson can go even faster on his home ground in Perth. The fearsome leftarm paceman grabbed his second consecutive ManoftheMatch award after a thumping win in Adelaide on Monday as the home side took a...
  • Alister McDermott, Kane Richardson out of tour match against England November 27, 2013

    Australia: Australia Test bowling coach Craig McDermott's son has been withdrawn from a Chairman's XI to face England in a twoday tour match in this central Australian town starting Friday. Alister McDermott, the 22yearold red head with a bowling action just like his dad, and Kane Richardson were withdrawn from the...
  • Dressingdown fired Aussies, says Brad Haddin November 23, 2013

    Brisbane: Australia's Brad Haddin revealed how a sharp dressingdown sparked one of England's biggest Ashes collapses after an inspired Mitchell Johnson terrorised their batting lineup. Haddin said with England on 55 for 2 at lunch on day two, bowling coach Craig McDermott had stern words for what was shaping up as...