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Samit Patel says ‘improved’ England has finally broken Indian hoodoo

Samit Patel says ‘improved’ England has finally broken Indian hoodoo London, Jan 14 : England all rounder Samit Patel has said the team has worked hard to improve and end their one-day losing streak against India on their home turf.  Read more »

Patel overlooks IPL riches to secure place in England Test squad

Patel overlooks IPL riches to secure place in England Test squadLondon, Apr 19  : Samit Patel, who chose not to play IPL to secure a Test place, has maintained he is 100 per cent happy with his decision to stay at home.  Read more »

Fit again Samit Patel ready to fight for England Test spot

 Fit again Samit Patel ready to fight for England Test spotLondon, Mar 13 : Nottinghamshire all-rounder Samit Patel is happy to be on his first Test tour, and is no longer willing to let concerns over his fitness stand in the way of his England ambitions.  Read more »

All rounder Patel’s ‘weight’ issues hindering England career

All rounder Patel’s ‘weight’ issues hindering England career London, Feb 15 : England all rounder Samit Patel's England career is in jeopardy due to him being overweight.  Read more »

Samit Patel pulls out of IPL auction to improve England Test chances

Samit Patel pulls out of IPL auction to improve England Test chancesLondon, Dec 1: England all-rounder Samit Patel has withdrawn from the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction to focus his efforts on winning a place in the national Test side.  Read more »

Two defeats at hands of India forces England to resort to sledging

Two defeats at hands of India forces England to resort to sledging London,
Oct 19 : England all rounder Samit Patel has said his teammates will
carry on sledging against the Indians to get them out of their comfort
zone.  Read more »

Samit Patel vows to ‘show right attitude’ to overcome weight problems

Samit Patel vows to ‘show right attitude’ to overcome weight problemsLondon, Oct 6 : Samit Patel has admitted for the first time that he was to blame for his weight problems that almost wrecked his England career.  Read more »

Samit Patel likely to replace Broad in Old Trafford ODI against Sri Lanka

Samit Patel likely to replace Broad in Old Trafford ODI against Sri LankaLondon, July 9: England fast bowler Stuart Broad has been dropped from the squad for today's fifth and final ODI against Sri Lanka at Old Trafford after weeks of struggling for form.  Read more »

Samit Patel’s appetite for runs revives England dream

 Samit Patel’s appetite for runs revives England dream London, Apr 28: Samit Patel has sent another reminder to England selectors with an impressive all-round display in his team’s County Championship Division One game against Worcestershire.  Read more »

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Suarez's ex-Liverpool teammate Aspas says FIFA treated Uruguayan like a murderer

Iago-AspasLondon, July 24 - Luis Suarez's former Liverpool teammate Iago Aspas has said that the Uruguayan striker has been treated like a murderer by FIFA.  Read more »

Croatian club rubbish claims over racially abusing Man City's player

English club coach Patrick VieiraLondon, July 24 - Croatian club HNK Rijeka has rubbished Manchester City's claims that a player was racially abused during an Under-21 game on Tuesday, calling it 'baseless'.  Read more »

Don't play square off the wicket: Coach's advice to Virat Kohli

Virat-KohliNew Delhi: Virat Kohli`s childhood coach Rajkumar Sharma has advised his ward to "avoid playing strokes square off the wicket initially" in order to counter the swing, saying it would help him get back to form with a bang.  Read more »

BCCI to announce West Indies tour itinerary on Saturday

BCCI to announce West Indies tour itinerary on SaturdayMumbai: The BCCI is expected to announce the full itinerary of a scheduled tour by West Indies later this year on July 26.

"The Board`s Tour Programme and Fixture Committee is to  Read more »

Hamilton denies employing 'mind games' against Rosberg in race for F1 title

Lewis-HamiltonLondon, July 18 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that he is not trying to employ mind games against his teammate Nico Rosberg as both battle for the Formula One championship.  Read more »

Red Bull F1 reserve Felix da Costa to race in Formula E

Antonio-Felix-da-CostaLeicestershire, UK: Amlin Aguri have announced that Red Bull Racing Formula 1 reserve driver, Antonio Felix da Costa, will join the team for the inaugural all-electric FIA Formula E Championship beginning in September.  Read more »