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McCullum believes underdogs, favourites tags 'irrelevant' during CWC  Feb 14, 11:43 am
Wellington, Feb 14 (ANI): New Zealand cricket team captain Brendon McCullum insisted that once the game starts it is all irrelevant whether one goes into the tournament as underdogs, dark horses or favourites, before their Cricket World Cup campaign got underway on Saturday with their opener against Sri Lanka.
Anderson glad with people writing off England's WC chances  Jan 14, 6:38 pm
London, Jan 14 (ANI): England pace spearhead Jimmy Anderson believes that labeling his team as underdogs could in fact work in their favour in the upcoming World Cup, which gets underway from February 14 in Australia and New Zealand.
Ramprakash tells 'underdogs' England batsmen to 'release shackles' ahead of WC  Nov 24, 4:40 pm
London, Nov 24 (ANI): England cricket team batting coach Mark Ramprakash has told the batsmen to release the shackles and play as underdogs to help produce a mentality of no-fear in the World Cup.
Finn believes England could benefit from being labeled 'Underdogs'  Nov 23, 12:33 pm
London, November 23 (ANI): England paceman Steven Finn has stated that his team could benefit from entering the upcoming World Cup as underdogs as it would lead them to strive harder in the tournament.
Rooney helps England avoid blushes against underdogs Slovenia in 100th appearance  Nov 16, 10:11 am
London, Nov 16 (ANI): England captain Wayne Rooney, who played his 100th game for the national team, helped his side survive a scare against underdogs Slovenia as they came from behind to record their fourth win from four matches in the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
Germany score twice against Algeria in extra time to make it to WC quarterfinals  Jul 1, 12:12 pm
London, July 01 (ANI): Germany scored twice in the extra time to defeat underdogs Algeria and set up a quarterfinal match with France in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Du Plessis planning 'key decision-making during pressure' for T20 semi-final against India  Apr 4, 10:17 am
Johannesburg, Apr 4 (ANI): South African Twenty20 captain Faf du Plessis is reportedly planning to play key moments well and make the right decisions at crucial times to have success in the World Twenty20 semi-final against India on Friday
England needs to accept 'underdogs' status for World T20: Report  Mar 21, 2:29 pm
London, Mar 21 (ANI): England must accept their status as 'underdogs' for the World Twenty20 tournament in Bangladesh if they expect to have any chance of repeating their unexpected victory in 2010, according to a report.
Moyes backs 'underdogs' Man U to win CL following Olympiakos victory  Mar 20, 10:49 am
London, Mar. 20 (ANI): Manchester United boss David Moyes has insisted that the club is capable of winning the Champions League following their win over Olympiakos.
Ponting commends Kangaroos' Ashes win as 'greatest in Oz cricket history'  Dec 19, 10:52 am
Sydney, Dec 19 (ANI): Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has commended his successor Michael Clarke and his side for their 3-0 lead in the five-Test winter Ashes series and has termed it as possibly the greatest win in the history of Australian cricket.
AB de Villiers says `Proteas not underdogs`  Dec 5, 10:49 am
Johannesburg, Dec. 5 (ANI): Proteas captain AB de Villiers has reportedly said that his team is by no means underdogs, as they prepare to bat it out against India, ranked the best ODI side in the world, at the Wanderers on Thursday.
Reasons why underdogs succeed in workplaces revealed!  Nov 30, 1:49 pm
Washington, November 30 (ANI): Being the underdog and experiencing disadvantages breeds "desirable difficulties" as it allows us to reflect on them and proactively adapt their lessons into our life and work habits.
Hussey says current dominance of England in Test arena part of 'natural cycle'  Oct 25, 1:05 pm
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Former Australian Test cricketer Michael Hussey has said that the current dominance of England in the Test arena is just a part of a natural cycle.
Swann insists England taking nothing for granted in 'return Ashes' despite summer series victory  Oct 15, 10:38 am
London, Oct 15 (ANI): England bowler Graeme Swann has said that his side is not taking anything for granted against Australia in the 'return' Ashes series despite winning the summer series 3-0.
Dhoni says India won't ever underestimate 'underdogs' Oz following first ODI defeat  Oct 15, 8:41 am
Sydney, Oct 15 (ANI): Indian captain MS Dhoni has said that his side would not ever underestimate their under-strength opponents Australia again following the hosts' humiliating loss in the first one-day international (ODI) in Pune on Sunday.
'Underdogs' Perth Scorchers to shun booze for 'hard work' for Champions League success  Sep 22, 2:58 pm
Sydney, Sept 22 (ANI): Big Bash side Perth Scorchers is reportedly set to turn over a new leaf with their new 'hard work' recipe for success and put it into use in the Champions League T20 tournament in India after reports of their late-night drinking session during their failed campaign last year tainted Western Australian cricket.
McGrath backs 'underdogs' Oz to win Ashes  Jul 10, 11:42 am
London, July 10 (ANI): Former Australian pace bowler Glenn McGrath has said that Australia can defeat England 2-1 and regain the Ashes urn this time, although he admitted that that they are still the underdogs in the iconic series.
Alec Stewart warns England against complacency in Ashes showdown with 'underdogs' Aussies  Jul 8, 2:51 pm
London, July 8 (ANI): Former England captain and wicketkeeper Alec Stewart believes that the nation's cricket team should take the Aussies seriously, in order to avoid losing to an underdog Australian team the way they did in 1989.
'Underdogs' Oz still retains Ashes hopes, says Mark Waugh  Jun 30, 2:09 pm
London, June 30 (ANI): Former Australian Test cricketer Mark Waugh has said that although the Australians are still the underdogs going into the Ashes, they still have a chance of succeeding in the Ashes.
Starc confident 'underdogs' Oz will prove doubters wrong in Ashes  May 3, 9:57 am
Sydney, May 3 (ANI): Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has said that his team is determined to prove their doubters wrong in the upcoming Ashes series in England, although he added that they will willingly embrace their underdog tag.
Siddle slams 'cocky' England as having 'century of failure'   Apr 25, 11:54 am
Sydney, Apr 25 (ANI): Australian Test cricketer Peter Siddle has hit back at the English insults of his country's Ashes squad, saying their oldest rivals have a century of failure to make up for.
Waugh confident 'underdogs' Oz won't be routed by 'old enemy' Eng during Ashes  Mar 28, 1:05 pm
London, Mar 28 (ANI): Former captain Steve Waugh has said Australia would certainly put up a good fight during this year's Ashes series in England, rejecting suggestions that on current form the tourists would be routed by the hosts.
Gillespie says beating India gives Eng edge for 2013 Ashes   Dec 30, 3:39 pm
London, Dec 30(ANI): Former fast bowler Jason Gillespie believes Australia would be the underdogs against an in form England team, who beat India in their recently concluded Test series in the sub-continent, during next year's Ashes series.
'Underdogs' Kiwis eyeing unlikely T20 series win against Proteas  Dec 26, 12:42 pm
Wellington, Dec 26(ANI): New Zealand captain Brendan McCullum has said if his team executes its plans precisely in the third Twenty20 international against South Africa at Port Elizabeth on the Boxing Day, they could be celebrating an unlikely series win against the might Proteas.
Mancini facing players' mutiny following Man City's ignominious loss to Ajax in CL  Oct 26, 2:44 pm
London, Oct 26(ANI): Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has started losing his dressing room at the club following their humiliating 3-1 defeat against underdogs Ajax in the Champions League, which has also almost derailed their European campaign for a second year in succession in the group stage itself.