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Shane Watson launches children's book published by ICC-Room to Read to promote education Mar 25, 1:29 pm
Dubai, Mar 25 (ANI): Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has launched a children's book to promote reading as part of ICC Cricket World Cup's commitment to supporting education and he has been named the star in the book that has been published by Room to Read.
Event Technical Committee approves Matt Henry as replacement for 'injured' Milne for WC Mar 23, 1:39 pm
Dubai, Mar 23 (ANI): The ICC on Monday said that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 has approved Matt Henry as a replacement for injured Adam Milne in New Zealand's squad for the knockout stage of the tournament.
ICC announces match officials for WC semis Mar 21, 4:32 pm
Dubai, Mar 21 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the match official appointments for the semifinal games of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.
Dubai, March 17 (ANI): A woman in Saudi Arabia has reportedly been asked to pay a fine of 5300 dollars and sentenced to 70 lashes by a court of law for insulting and defaming a man on messaging application WhatsApp.
ICC Annual Conference 2015 to be held in Barbados Mar 16, 2:12 pm
Dubai, Mar 16 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday announced that the ICC annual conference 2015 will take place in Bridgetown, Barbados from 22-26 June.
Match officials for quarterfinal stage of CWC announced Mar 16, 2:12 pm
Dubai, Mar 16 (ANI): The match officials for the quarterfinal stage of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 have been appointed, as the tournament enters into the knockout stage.
Johannesburg, Mar 13 (ANI): World number two tennis star Roger Federer might not have won a single Grand Slam singles title since winning the Wimbledon crown in 2012, however, the Swiss ace believes that he has been very good attacking tennis at the age of 33.
'Offended' Saudi husband divorces wife due to her love for camel Mar 9, 11:55 am
Dubai, March 9 (ANI): A Saudi was convinced that his wife loved father's camel more the than she loved him, ad was so offended by it that he divorced her over the issue.
24-carat gold iPads, customised beds at your service in Dubai's 'luxurious' Burj Al Arab Mar 8, 5:15 pm
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Dubai is not strange to the word "luxurious" and their latest addition Burj Al Arab hotel perfectly fits in the category.
Dubai, Mar 08 (ANI): Former English cricketer Ian Gould has become the 15th umpire to stand in 100 ODIs, as he took the field in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 match between Australia versus Sri Lanka at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Sunday.
Thiruvananthapuram, Mar.3 (ANI): In its fifth year of operation, flydubai today announced its annual results for 2014 and reported a net profit of AED 250 million (USD 68 million) an increase of 12.3 percent compared to 2013 with total revenue of AED 4.4 billion (USD 1.2 billion) for the 12-month period, ending 31 December.
Dubai, Mar 03 (ANI): Swashbuckling opening batsman David Warner used to assist regular driver of the Australian cricket Institute's van in Brisbane before attaining international recognition as an explosive batsman.
Dubai, March 02 (ANI): Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al Sissi has said that Arabs should work together to form a pan-Arab army to protect the Arab nations from the threats that target them.
Federer cruises past Djokovic to defend Dubai title Mar 1, 10:29 am
London, Mar 01 (ANI): 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer trounced his arch-rival Novak Djokovic in straight sets to defend the Dubai Championship title on Saturday.
Dubai, Feb 28 (ANI): New Zealand Test cricket legend Martin Crowe was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame on Saturday, when New Zealand beat Australia in their World Cup tie at Eden Park by one wicket.
McIlroy struggles in 'crosswinds' to miss cut at Honda Classic Feb 28, 1:41 pm
Wellington, Feb 28 (ANI): Northern Irish golf ace Rory McIlroy has faced an early disappointment by missing the cut at the Honda Classic, one of the three tournaments he had given himself to get in optimum form for the Masters in April.
Dubai, Feb 27 (ANI): The United Arab Emirates top-order batsman Shaiman Anwar has admitted that he is overwhelmed with the response to his maiden World Cup ton, describing the feat against Ireland as 'special' ahead of next tie against India on Saturday.
Dubai, Feb 27 (ANI): Renowned biomechanics expert Daryl Foster said that he has tremendous sympathy for the Pakistan ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal, who was left out of the World Squad in view of a suspect bowling action.
Murray stunned by 18-year-old Borna Coric in Dubai quarter-finals Feb 27, 10:15 am
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray suffered a crushing defeat on Thursday as he was thrashed 6-1, 6-3 by Croatian teenage opponent Borna Coric in the Dubai Championships quarter-finals.
Dubai, Feb 26 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) has revealed that New Zealand cricket legend Martin Crowe, who in undoubtedly one of the most stylish and elegant batsmen of his generation, would be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame during the Black Caps' Cricket World Cup match against Australia at Eden Park in Auckland on 28 February.
Pedestrians scramble as it starts 'raining money' in Dubai Feb 24, 3:59 pm
London, Feb 24 (ANI): A video shows people abandoning their cars and scrambling to grab cash across a busy highway after hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of bank notes blew through the wealthy city of Dubai at around 3pm on February 11.
Sehwag believes India 'capable' of defending World Cup title Feb 24, 3:29 pm
Dubai, Feb 24 (ANI): Indian big-hitting opener Virender Sehwag believes that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men have peaked at the right moment and possess the capability to defend their World Cup title.
Johannesburg, Feb 24 (ANI): While previewing his defence of the Dubai Open title, world number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has paid a tribute to the role of his head coach Boris Becker in the amazing advances he has made in the 14 months they have been working together.
Dubai, Feb 23 (ANI): Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, the World Cup winner and ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 ambassador, has predicted that the event would be even more competitive as it progresses after the first 10 days produced exciting and entertaining cricket.
Shehzad apologizes after venting anger on wrong journalist post Pak's WC loss to India Feb 21, 2:07 pm
Dubai, Feb 21 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team opener Ahmed Shehzad apologised after he vent his anger on the wrong journalist following the team's World Cup opening loss to arch-rivals India.
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