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Ian Botham claims England's WC campaign is 'like a dog with three legs'   Feb 26, 12:40 pm
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Former England Test Cricket and captain Ian Botham has claimed that the team's World Cup campaign is nothing more than like a dog with three legs, insisting that they are not yet up and running at this tournament.
'Speed Merchant' Cummins 'unlikely' to make Test comeback during Ashes series  Feb 25, 5:04 pm
Sydney, Feb 25 (ANI): Australia's rising speedster Pat Cummins is unlikely to make his Test comeback during the upcoming Ashes tour of England this year, hints team high performance manager Pat Howard.
Teen golf prodigy Lydia Ko 'tatts up' wrist with stupendous story of success  Feb 24, 1:59 pm
Wellington, Feb 24 (ANI): Teenaged South Korea-born New Zealand golf prodigy Lydia Ko's life has changed a lot in the past year, as she has won four LPGA Tour titles and risen from number four to number one in the world rankings, and she has got her wrist inked in celebration of the same.
FHRAI appeals to govt. to be more considerate on taxes to boost tourism potential  Feb 24, 10:59 am
New Delhi, Feb.24 (ANI): The Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Associations of India (FHRAI) has weighed in with its pre-budget expectations for fiscal 2015-16.
Hotel body appeals to govt. to be more considerate on taxes to boost tourism potential  Feb 24, 8:46 am
New Delhi, Feb.24 (ANI): The Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Associations of India (FHRAI) has weighed in with its pre-budget expectations for fiscal 2015-16.
Najam Sethi calls on Pak fans to not have 'high expectations' from squad in CWC  Feb 23, 1:20 pm
Karachi, Feb 23 (ANI): Acknowledging Pakistan's humiliating defeats in the World Cup, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)'s Executive Committee chairman Najam Sethi has told fans to not have high expectations from the squad's performance in the tournament.
Akram calls on Pak to win next WC game or 'get ready to go home' early  Feb 23, 11:30 am
Johannesburg, Feb 23 (ANI): Former Pakistan pace spearhead Wasim Akram has called on his compatriots to win their next World Cup game or get ready to go back home early, following the squads stuttering start to the tournament.
'Struggling' Tiger Woods will not play in PGA Tour's Honda Classic  Feb 21, 2:41 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 21 (ANI): Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods would not be playing next week in the PGA Tour's Honda Classic, as he had vowed not to return to competition until his deteriorating form improves markedly.
Prior claims both Ashes glory, Tour de France win will be colossal achievements  Feb 21, 1:34 pm
Dubai, Feb 21 (ANI): England's Test cricketer Matt Prior has claimed that both, Ashes glory and his new cycling team One Pro clinching the Tour de France in the next decade, would be colossal achievements.
Kirsten desperately hopes Proteas can finally bag maiden CWC trophy   Feb 20, 3:15 pm
Karachi, Feb 20 (ANI): Former South African opener and coach Gary Kirsten believes that AB de Villiers-led side would quash their infamous tag of 'chokers' by clinching their maiden cricket World Cup trophy in the ongoing sport's pinnacle tournament in Australia and New Zealand.
Outrage over Hitler's bunker's recreation plans near Berlin  Feb 20, 11:48 am
London, Feb 20 (ANI): Plans for rebuilding the chilling bunker, where Adolf Hitler shot himself with his wife Eva Braun near Berlin, as a tourist attraction have sparked outrage.
Qatar most likely to hold 2022 WC in November-December: Reports  Feb 20, 11:41 am
Johannesburg, Feb 20 (ANI): Qatar would reportedly be holding the 2022 World Cup in November-December 2022, as the traditional June-July time would prove difficult to host the tournament in the Gulf State due to the high summer temperatures.
Tourist visa on arrival enabled by ETA an important component of IVFRT project: Rajnath  Feb 17, 7:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 17 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said that the tourist visa on arrival, enabled by Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) is an important component of the Immigration, Visa, Foreigners Registration and Tracking (IVFRT) project, adding that over 65,000 approvals of the same have been issued in the past 75 days.
Adam Scott's wife gives birth to baby girl  Feb 17, 1:19 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 17 (ANI): Australian golf ace Adam Scott has become a father to a baby girl.
Armstrong faces 10 mln-dollar damages payout post losing lawsuit against insurance firm  Feb 17, 11:05 am
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Disgraced former American cyclist Lance Armstrong has lost a lawsuit with an insurance firm and now has to pay 10 million dollars in damages.
Katy Perry's hectic tour schedule made her turn to 'mandatory' acupuncture   Feb 16, 5:51 pm
London, Feb 16 (ANI): Katy Perry has said that she her knees are giving out on her now and she does acupuncture every two to three days.
De Villiers warns Zimbabwe can cause 'upsets' at 2015 CWC  Feb 16, 4:29 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 16 (ANI): South Africa cricket team captain AB De Villiers has warned that Zimbabwe could upsets in the 2015 Cricket World Cup, after his side beat their African rivals in a nervous start to the tournament on Sunday.
Britain's most famous landmarks to get new Chinese names  Feb 16, 2:55 pm
London, Feb. 16 (ANI): Chinese public has provided new Mandarin names for some of the most famous points of interest across Britain as part of a scheme to increase China's tourism in the UK.
Wawrinka beats Berdych to win ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament  Feb 16, 2:30 pm
London, Feb 16 (ANI): Swiss tennis ace Stanislas Wawrinka beat last year's champion Tomas Berdych in the final of the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam.
Ireland register four-wicket win over Windies in CWC opener at Saxton Oval  Feb 16, 12:20 pm
Wellington, Feb 16 (ANI): World Cup minnows Ireland were the first one to cause trouble as they chased down West Indies' 304-7 to register a four-wicket win in their tournament opener at the Saxton Oval in Nelson.
KP feels 'playing with freedom' will be key for England to win 2015 CWC   Feb 14, 1:17 pm
Wellington, Feb 14 (ANI): Despite England's dreadful record in the last five Cricket World Cups, sacked batsman Kevin Pietersen believes that his former teammates can win the coveted tournament this year if they play with freedom.
Kiwis kick off CWC campaign with 98-run victory over Lanka   Feb 14, 12:10 pm
Wellington, Feb 14 (ANI): New Zealand rightfully justified why they are one of the favourites for the Cricket World Cup as they started cricket's pinnacle tournament on a winning note with a 98-run victory over Sri Lanka at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch on Saturday.
McCullum brands Kiwis as `best prepared, all-round` team at WC  Feb 14, 11:43 am
Johannesburg, Feb 14 (ANI): New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum has admitted that he is upbeat about his side's chances at the World Cup, calling his side as the best prepared team going into the sport's pinnacle tournament.
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.
'Accused' tour guide surrenders in Jaipur rape case  Feb 13, 7:41 pm
Jaipur, Feb. 13 (ANI): The Rajasthan Police on Friday confirmed that the main accused in the Jaipur rape incident has surrendered and confessed to his crime.