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Botham predicts 'easy' Ashes win

Thursday, November 6th 2008, 16:23
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Former captain Sir Ian Botham is tipping England to "easily" win next summer's Ashes series against Australia.
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Tendulkar gives India solid start

Thursday, November 6th 2008, 11:35
related countries: India India

Sachin Tendulkar becomes the first man to reach 40 Test centuries as India make a steady start against Australia.
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Snoring judge derails Australian drugs case

Thursday, November 6th 2008, 11:00
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australia's High Court overturns the convictions of two alleged drug traffickers because the judge repeatedly fell asleep.
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Live text - India v Australia

Thursday, November 6th 2008, 3:43
related countries: India India

Sachin Tendulkar is out lbw for 109 as India pass 300 in the final Test against Australia at Nagpur.
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Banned Gambhir misses final Test

Tuesday, November 4th 2008, 15:53
related countries: India India

Opening batsman Gautam Gambhir misses the final Test with Australia after his appeal against a one-match ban is rejected.
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Australia 52-4 England

Sunday, November 2nd 2008, 10:52
related places: Melbourne

England slump to their worst World Cup defeat as Australia continue the defence of their crown with a nine-try demolition job in Melbourne.
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Kumble bows out with Delhi draw

Sunday, November 2nd 2008, 10:17
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Anil Kumble ends his international career as India claim a draw in Delhi to take their 1-0 lead into the final Test against Australia.
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Live text - Australia v England

Sunday, November 2nd 2008, 8:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Melbourne

England take on hosts and tournament favourites Australia in their World Cup group match in Melbourne.
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Clarke gives Aussies hope of win

Saturday, November 1st 2008, 11:20
related countries: India India

Michael Clarke makes a fine century and India lose two late wickets as Australia give themselves an outside chance of victory in the Test.
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Rudd angered by Gallipoli remarks

Saturday, November 1st 2008, 9:52

A row erupts between Australia's PM Kevin Rudd and a Labor predecessor over the significance of the WWI battle at Gallipoli.
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Live text - India v Australia

Saturday, November 1st 2008, 3:48
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

trail India by 36 runs on the fourth day of the third Test in Delhi.
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Australia launch Delhi fightback

Friday, October 31st 2008, 11:38
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Ricky Ponting (87) and Matthew Hayden (83) help Australia reach 338-4 by the close on day three of the third Test against India.
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Live text - India v Australia

Friday, October 31st 2008, 3:48
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Australia finish on 338-4 after fine knocks from Matthew Hayden and Ricky Ponting at the close of day three of third Test against India in Delhi.
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India duo punish Australia attack

Thursday, October 30th 2008, 11:36
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Gautam Gambhir and VVS Laxman both hit double centuries as India take control of the third Test against Australia in Delhi.
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India v Australia - live text

Thursday, October 30th 2008, 6:04
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Australia's openers face a tricky period after India declare on 613-7 after tea on day two of the third Test in Delhi.
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Gambhir ton makes Australia toil

Wednesday, October 29th 2008, 11:32
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Gautam Gambhir continues his superb form as India reach 296-3 on the first day of the third Test against Australia in Delhi.
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India v Australia - live text

Wednesday, October 29th 2008, 11:14
related countries: India India
related places: Delhi

Gautam Gambhir scores his second successive hundred as India's batsmen take charge on day one of the third Test in Delhi.
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Carter switched to centre for NZ

Tuesday, October 28th 2008, 9:22
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong, New Zealand New Zealand

New Zealand coach Graham Henry picks star fly-half Dan Carter at centre for Saturday's Test with Australia in Hong Kong.
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Australia probes Afghan killings

Monday, October 27th 2008, 6:34
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan

Australia investigates a report that up to 20 deported Afghan asylum seekers were killed by the Taleban after returning home.
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France see off battling Scotland

Sunday, October 26th 2008, 8:17
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Canberra

France defeat Scotland 36-18 in the opening Group B match of Rugby League's World Cup in Canberra.
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Australia warns on migrant cuts

Sunday, October 26th 2008, 7:51

Australia may reduce its quota of immigrant workers if the global financial crisis raises unemployment, a minister says.
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Live text - Australia v New Zealand

Sunday, October 26th 2008, 6:21
related countries: France France, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Canberra

Australia hammer New Zealand after France defeat Scotland in the rugby league World Cup.
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England survive scare in opener

Saturday, October 25th 2008, 10:43
related countries: Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Townsville

England are made to work hard before beating Papua New Guinea 32-22 in their World Cup opener in Townsville, Australia.
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Live text - England v PNG

Saturday, October 25th 2008, 8:31
related countries: Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Townsville

England contest the opening game of the Rugby League World Cup against Papua New Guinea in Townsville, Australia.
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RL World Cup poised for kick-off

Friday, October 24th 2008, 11:54
related countries: Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea, United Kingdom United Kingdom

England take on Papua New Guinea in the opening match of Rugby League's 13th World Cup in Australia on Saturday.
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Trio hold talks on 'southern IPL'

Friday, October 24th 2008, 6:06
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand

Australia, South Africa and New Zealand are in talks over the setting up of a southern hemisphere Twenty20 franchise league.
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Marsh to replace injured Jaques

Wednesday, October 22nd 2008, 9:52
related countries: India India

Opening batsman Shaun Marsh will replace the injured Phil Jaques in Australia's Test squad touring India.
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India v Australia day five as it happened

Tuesday, October 21st 2008, 5:42
related countries: India India
related places: Mohali

India beat Australia by 320 runs to win the second Test in Mohali and lead the four-Test series 1-0.
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India thrash Australia in Mohali

Tuesday, October 21st 2008, 5:40

India complete an emphatic 320-run victory over Australia on the final morning of the second Test in Mohali.
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India close in on Mohali victory

Monday, October 20th 2008, 11:43

Michael Clarke and Brad Haddin share a defiant 83, but Australia are 375 from victory at 141-5 at stumps on day four.
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Live text - India v Australia

Monday, October 20th 2008, 3:45
related countries: India India
related places: Mohali

Australia finish day four of the second Test on 141-5, chasing 516 to beat India in Mohali.
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Mishra raises India victory hopes

Sunday, October 19th 2008, 11:30
related countries: India India

Amit Mishra takes 5-71 on his Test debut before India reach 100-0 at stumps on day three to lead Australia by 301.
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Live text - India v Australia

Sunday, October 19th 2008, 10:17
related countries: India India

After Amit Mishra's five wickets on debut, India begin their second innings with a 201-run lead on day three of the second Test against Australia.
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Live text - India v Australia

Saturday, October 18th 2008, 10:57
related countries: India India
related places: Mohali

Australia lose their third wicket chasing India's 469 on day two of the second Test match in Mohali.
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Live text - India v Australia

Friday, October 17th 2008, 3:57
related countries: India India
related places: Mohali

Sachin Tendulkar becomes the highest run scorer in Test cricket as India look to build a big first-innings total in Mohali.
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Indian batsmen defy Australians

Monday, October 13th 2008, 12:35
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman ensure India manage to draw the first Test of four against Australia in Bangalore.
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Live text - India v Australia

Monday, October 13th 2008, 11:20
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

Bad light stops play for the second time with India on 165-4 on the fifth day of the first Test against Australia in Bangalore.
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India v Australia day four as it happened

Sunday, October 12th 2008, 11:38
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

Australia extend their lead to 263 runs over India at the end of day four of the first Test.
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Johnson blows leave India adrift

Saturday, October 11th 2008, 11:47
related countries: India India

Paceman Mitchell Johnson has a day to remember as Australia reduce India to 313-8 on an absorbing third day of the first Test, still 117 runs behind.
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Live text - India v Australia

Saturday, October 11th 2008, 3:40
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

Play resumes after a rain-break with India seven wickets down in reply to Australia's 430 in Bangalore.
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Hussey knock keeps Aussies on top

Friday, October 10th 2008, 11:09
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

India reach 68-0 in reply to Australia's 430 in the first Test at Bangalore, after Mike Hussey makes 146.
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Live text - India v Australia

Friday, October 10th 2008, 11:08
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

India reach 68-0 chasing Australia's 430 as rain ends the second day of the first Test in Bangalore.
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Live text - India v Australia

Thursday, October 9th 2008, 3:54
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

Ricky Ponting scores his first hundred in India in the first Test in Bangalore.
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Live text - India v Australia

Thursday, October 9th 2008, 3:54
related countries: India India
related places: Bangalore

Australia win the toss and bat first against India in the first Test in Bangalore.
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Australian jet plunge injures 40

Tuesday, October 7th 2008, 14:52
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A plane makes an emergency landing in Australia after 40 people are injured following a "sudden change in altitude".
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Ganguly to quit after Test series

Tuesday, October 7th 2008, 11:56
related countries: India India

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly is to retire after the upcoming Test series against Australia in India.
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Superb Stoner wins in Australia

Sunday, October 5th 2008, 5:54
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Casey Stoner wins the Australian MotoGP ahead of new world champion Valentino Rossi.
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White to join Aussie Test squad

Saturday, October 4th 2008, 9:53
related countries: India India

Australia call all-rounder Cameron White into their squad for the Test series against India.
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Boy fed zoo reptiles to crocodile

Friday, October 3rd 2008, 8:41

A seven-year-old boy is filmed killing rare reptiles and feeding live ones to a crocodile at a popular zoo in Australia.
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India name Ganguly in Test squad

Wednesday, October 1st 2008, 10:14

Former captain Sourav Ganguly is included in a 15-man squad for the first two Tests against Australia from 9 October.
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Australian man 'snatched by croc'

Wednesday, October 1st 2008, 8:35
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A search is under way for a man thought to have been dragged to his death by a crocodile in northern Australia.
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Original Monroe footage sold at auction in Australia

Thursday, September 25th 2008, 14:27

Film footage featuring Marilyn Monroe on the set of Some Like It Hot sells for A$17,500 (£8,000) in Australia.
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Armstrong to return with Astana

Wednesday, September 24th 2008, 16:47
related countries: Aruba Aruba, France France

Seven-times Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong will make his cycling comeback with Kazakhstan's Astana team.
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Pushy pig pens Australian woman into her own home

Tuesday, September 23rd 2008, 19:04
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A pushy pig the size of a Shetland pony is making a woman a prisoner in her own home in Australia, local media report.
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Pushy pig pens Australian woman into her own home

Tuesday, September 23rd 2008, 19:04
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A pushy pig the size of a Shetland pony is making a woman a prisoner in her own home in Australia, local media report.
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Sharp rise in HIV in Australia

Monday, September 22nd 2008, 9:00

Rates of HIV infection in Australia have increased by almost 50% in the past eight years, according to a report.
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Tendulkar could miss Aussie Tests

Saturday, September 20th 2008, 8:14

India batting star Sachin Tendulkar could miss at least part of the forthcoming Test series against Australia because of an elbow injury.
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Australians commit to India tour

Tuesday, September 16th 2008, 10:34
related countries: India India

Australia's tour of India will go ahead after a security review, despite recent bombings.
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New head for Australia opposition

Tuesday, September 16th 2008, 8:15

A millionaire politician and former lawyer, Malcolm Turnbull, is elected leader of Australia's conservative opposition.
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Melbourne jury convicts militants

Monday, September 15th 2008, 5:55
related places: Melbourne

A Muslim cleric and other men are convicted by a jury of being members of a terror group in Melbourne, Australia.
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Superb All Blacks win Tri-Nations

Saturday, September 13th 2008, 11:48
related countries: New Zealand New Zealand
related places: Brisbane

New Zealand claim their sixth Tri-Nations title in seven years with a thrilling 28-24 victory over Australia in the deciding match in Brisbane.
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Australia gamble on spin rookies

Friday, September 12th 2008, 7:23
related countries: India India

Spinners Bryce McGain and Jason Krejza are among four uncapped players named in Australia's squad for the Test series in India.
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'Underpants' minister loses job

Thursday, September 11th 2008, 6:38

A state minister in Australia has been asked to resign after dancing in his underpants at a staff party.
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'Extreme waves' worry Australia

Wednesday, September 10th 2008, 15:38

Australia's coastline is being battered by extreme waves that are driven in part by climate change, scientists say.
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Australia fears Asian arms race

Wednesday, September 10th 2008, 6:24

Prime Minister Kevin Rudd vows to build up Australia's armed forces in response to what he calls an emerging arms race in Asia.
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