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India suffers shocking defeat to Bangladesh in 1st ODI; Sweet Revenge ?

After suffering a painful 109 mauling to India in the quarter finals of 2015 ICC World Cup, Bangladesh has finally taken their “sweet revenge” as they clinched a pumped up 79-run victory over India in the first ODI on Thursday. Burning effigies, chanting “Shame Shame,” during protests, all Bangladeshis from a furious Prime Minister to an  annoyed Bangladeshi ICC president ...

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India vs Australia Semifinal Match: Who’s Predicting What?

With New Zealand winning the match against South Africa, there is an overwhleming choice among the prediction creators to vie for another host Australia in the semifinal match on Thursday. Here is what some top cricketers predicted in their interviews with the ICC-Cricket Council and how they went wrong about their wish. Michael Atherton, Former England player and 1996 World ...

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World Cup: Australia bowl out Pakistan for 213

Putting up an impressive show, Australia bowled out Pakistan for 213 in 49.5 overs in the third quarterfinal of the cricket World Cup at the Adelaide Oval here on Friday. Electing to bat, Pakistan struggled from the beginning. Right-handed openers Ahmed Shehzad (5) and Sarfraz Ahmed (10) lost their wickets by playing bad shots. Sarfraz chased an away moving delivery ...

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Rain Disrupts India-Bangladesh match; Restarts

After rain disrupted the match between India and Bangladesh, play restarted  in the World Cup quarter-final being played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Thursday. India were batting at 186/3 in 38.1 overs with Rohit Sharma (83 not out) and Suresh Raina (38 not out) at the crease when the skies opened up. The defending champions earlier lost opener ...

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Modi, Sachin congratulate Indian Cricket Team on winning against SA

The Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi has congratulated Indian Cricket Team on winning the match against South Africa in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 and he was joined by sports minister and Sachin Tendulkar. “Great performance. Well played. Congrats Team India. You make us proud yet again”, the Prime Minister said. Even Union Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has congratulated Indian ...

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