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The Hindu
Ind vs NZ: Williamson, Latham sweep the Indians off their feetthis season. The sight of Aravinda de Silva sweeping Anil Kumble first-ball wa
Ind vs NZ: Williamson, Latham sweep the Indians off their feet
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
this season. The sight of Aravinda de Silva sweeping Anil Kumble first-ball was fascinating, a duel of highest category. Brian Lara sweeping and stepping out to Muttiah Muralitharan was breathtaking stuff. Graham Gooch once snatched away a World... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson: Set for the big battle in Testsworld in tumult. Each era throws up individual rivalries that transcend the fo
Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson: Set for the big battle in Tests
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
world in tumult. Each era throws up individual rivalries that transcend the fortunes of teams. It was Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara, Inzamam-ul Haq, Steve Waugh and Ricky Ponting who lit up competition in the previous generation while Kumar... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
A century of matches at one venue, and Viv's only stumpingan Australian in Sri Lanka Who had the most runs after playing 100 Tests?asked
A century of matches at one venue, and Viv's only stumping
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 4 days ago
an Australian in Sri Lanka Who had the most runs after playing 100 Tests?asked Keshuv Huria from India Top of this list is Brian Lara, who amassed 8916 runs in his first 100 Tests. It's quite close, though - nine others had more than 8000 runs,... Read more
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Super Sport
Hameed ready for debut, Batty eyes recallin test cricket saw him take 11 wickets at an expensive average of more than 66
Hameed ready for debut, Batty eyes recall
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
in test cricket saw him take 11 wickets at an expensive average of more than 66 apiece. He was also the bowler off whom Brian Lara scored the single that saw the West Indies great become the first batsman to make 400 in a test, at St John's,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gareth Batty eyes England recall after 11 years in Test wildernessdrowned in a strong current off the Galle coast in Sri Lanka in 2003-04, and a
Gareth Batty eyes England recall after 11 years in Test wilderness
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
drowned in a strong current off the Galle coast in Sri Lanka in 2003-04, and a few months later in Antigua was bowling to Brian Lara when he swept the single that took him to Test cricket’s only quadruple-century. The off-spinner last played for... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Sarwan set to retire from international cricketHe had been named stand-in captain for a home ODI series against Bangladesh in
Sarwan set to retire from international cricket
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 9 days ago
He had been named stand-in captain for a home ODI series against Bangladesh in 2004 but took over as full-time captain when Brian Lara retired in 2007. A series of injuries, however, limited his time as captain and he eventually lost the role to... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Opposition Leader at Monday Night Forum: PNM stealing UNC projectsLocal Government reform for every Local Government elections. “This shameless
Opposition Leader at Monday Night Forum: PNM stealing UNC projects
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
Local Government reform for every Local Government elections. “This shameless PNM Government is spending $200 million on Brian Lara Stadium, which had a cost overrun 20 times, instead of paying $1 million, which was agreed by the PP government,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
PNM marks first year with list of achievementslisting of its achievements, including the resumption of work on what was consi
PNM marks first year with list of achievements
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
listing of its achievements, including the resumption of work on what was considered as T&T’s biggest “white elephant,” the Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba. The cost of repairs to the stadium had been estimated at $90 million. An estimated $800... Read more
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International Business Times
Chris Gayle reveals possibility of return to Test cricketwe struggle to concentrate for long periods of time. This has been the case sin
Chris Gayle reveals possibility of return to Test cricket
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
we struggle to concentrate for long periods of time. This has been the case since I made my debut under the captaincy of Brian Lara. We only play cricket in short sessions and then we switch off, so that's how we tend to lose a lot of Test... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Chris Gayle says Test return is on the cardswe struggle to concentrate for long periods of time. This has been the case sin
Chris Gayle says Test return is on the cards
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
we struggle to concentrate for long periods of time. This has been the case since I made my debut under the captaincy of Brian Lara. We only play cricket in short sessions and then we switch off, so that’s how we tend to lose a lot of Test... Read more
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asianage
Chris Gayle says Test return is on the cardswe struggle to concentrate for long periods of time. This has been the case sin
Chris Gayle says Test return is on the cards
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
we struggle to concentrate for long periods of time. This has been the case since I made my debut under the captaincy of Brian Lara. We only play cricket in short sessions and then we switch off, so that’s how we tend to lose a lot of Test... Read more
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The Hindu
West Indian opener Chris Gayle hopeful of playing Test cricket againgulf in West Indies’ performances between Twenty20 and Test cricket. Lack of c
West Indian opener Chris Gayle hopeful of playing Test cricket again
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
gulf in West Indies’ performances between Twenty20 and Test cricket. Lack of concentration He said, “When I first played, Brian Lara was there to guide us. The batsmen in that team would concentrate for long periods, bat through sessions. Now that... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
The particular pleasures of a 2-2 seriessaid, perhaps apocryphally. Regardless of the author, it can still be viewed as
The particular pleasures of a 2-2 series
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 22 days ago
said, perhaps apocryphally. Regardless of the author, it can still be viewed as one of the key rules of show business. Brian Lara lit up the only other four-Test series that finished two-all It is certainly the case that Pakistan's four-Test... Read more
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New Kerala
Chanderpaul continues to protest his expulsion, says not `properly honoured` for yeoman service - newkerala.com #112543properly," he said. In his illustrious career, Chanderpaul scored a total of 1
Chanderpaul continues to protest his expulsion, says not `properly honoured` for yeoman service - newkerala.com #112543
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
properly," he said. In his illustrious career, Chanderpaul scored a total of 11,867 runs in 164 Test matches. He is short of just 87 runs from surpassing Brian Lara as the leading West Indies run-scorer of all time, which seems to be impossible... Read more
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New Kerala
Chanderpaul continues to protest his expulsion, says not `properly honoured` for yeoman service - newkerala.com #112539properly," he said. In his illustrious career, Chanderpaul scored a total of 1
Chanderpaul continues to protest his expulsion, says not `properly honoured` for yeoman service - newkerala.com #112539
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
properly," he said. In his illustrious career, Chanderpaul scored a total of 11,867 runs in 164 Test matches. He is short of just 87 runs from surpassing Brian Lara as the leading West Indies run-scorer of all time, which seems to be impossible... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Disrespected: Chanders laments treatment from WICBinnings. Overall, however, he has scored 11,867 from 164 Tests, with 30 hundre
Disrespected: Chanders laments treatment from WICB
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
innings. Overall, however, he has scored 11,867 from 164 Tests, with 30 hundreds and is just 87 runs short of overtaking Brian Lara as the leading West Indies run-scorer of all time. “I ended up getting the same treatment in the back end of it,... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
$20m spent to fix NAPA defectsand the Southern Academy for the Performing Arts, San Fernando. Chairman of Ud
$20m spent to fix NAPA defects
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 24 days ago
and the Southern Academy for the Performing Arts, San Fernando. Chairman of Udecott, Noel Garcia, said renovation of the Brian Lara Cricket Stadium, Tarouba, was nearing completion. He dismissed criticism the facility should be abandoned, saying... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Azhar's failed hunch sums up Pakistan's dayearned him a recall. The first four balls of Wood's fifth over all went for fou
Azhar's failed hunch sums up Pakistan's day
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 25 days ago
earned him a recall. The first four balls of Wood's fifth over all went for four - three pulled off the hip with a hint of Brian Lara. For a moment, when Sharjeel pulled again against the last ball of the over, Wood thought he had him, only for... Read more
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New Kerala
Inzamam best batsman to whom I have bowled: Shoaib Akhtar - newkerala.com #111913international wickets. The 41-year-old said of all the batsmen he bowled to, i
Inzamam best batsman to whom I have bowled: Shoaib Akhtar - newkerala.com #111913
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
international wickets. The 41-year-old said of all the batsmen he bowled to, including batting legends Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara and Ricky Ponting, no one played him better than his legendary team-mate. "There were a lot of players in the... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Patel a class apart as Warwickshire's gameplan pays offtwo centuries and 11 half-centuries) and proved himself indispensable. He deser
Patel a class apart as Warwickshire's gameplan pays off
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 26 days ago
two centuries and 11 half-centuries) and proved himself indispensable. He deserves to be rated, alongside Allan Donald, Brian Lara, Rohan Kanhai and the rest, as the best Warwickshire have had. He has already agreed to return in 2017 and, if... Read more
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