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Ramdin jumps 20 spots amidst controversy

Dubai: Despite the swirling controversy over his ill-advised jibe at Sir Vivian Richards, West Indies wicketkeeper/batsman Denesh Ramdin was the biggest mover in the latest International Cricket Council player rankings. The right-hander jumped 20 spots to 68th, following his unbeaten 107 on the fourth day of the final Test against England on Sunday. For Ramdin,

Ramdin penalised by ICC over Viv jibe

Birmingham: West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Denesh Ramdin has been slapped with a fine by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for his controversial jibe at Vivian Richards while celebrating his century on Sunday’s penultimate day of the final Test against England. Ramdin, who finished on an unbeaten 107, brandished a piece of paper in the direction of

Sehwag breaks Tendulkar’s record

Indore: Virender Sehwag, who on Thursday broke Sachin Tendulkar’s record of highest individual score in One-day internationals, said he was elated at going past the cricketing great. Sehwag scored 219, surpassing Tendulkar’s unbeaten 200 that he made against South Africa in Gwalior last year. “I was happy when Tendulkar scored 200 not out. I was

Yuvraj recovering from serious lung ailment

New Delhi: Yuvraj Singh’s mysterious lung problem, that has kept the Player of the World Cup out of international cricket the last couple of months, is more serious than thought to be. Yuvraj’s mother Shabnam Singh Saturday revealed that he has a serious lung problem and the flamboyant left-hander has shown immense courage in fighting

Tendulkar crosses 15,000 Test runs

New Delhi: Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar reached another monumental milestone on Tuesday, becoming the first cricketer to cross 15,000 Test runs. Tendulkar reached the figure during Indian second innings against West Indies here Tuesday. He got to the mark when he pushed leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo for a single to move from 27 to 28 and