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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Samit Patel pulls out of IPL auction to improve England Test chancesLondon, Dec 1: England all-rounder Samit Patel has withdrawn from the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction to focus his efforts on winning a place in the national Test side.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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La Liga boss wants to attract world's best players to Spain

Javier-TebasLondon, July 30 : President of La Liga, Spain's top football division, has said that he wants to attract all the best players in the world to the country and rival the commercial power of the English Premier League.  Read more »

Barca reports record income of 530 mln euros for 2013-14

Barcelona-FCJohannesburg, July 30 : Spanish club Barcelona announced on Tuesday that the club has reported a record income of 530 million euros over the past year and made a profit of 41 million euros.  Read more »

Pietersen feels sorry for retired England skipper Andrew Strauss

Kevin-PietersenSydney, July 30 : Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen said that he felt sorry for Andrew Strauss following his highly offensive remark against Pietersen during a commentary at Lord's.  Read more »

Malinga prefers IPL over domestic cricket

Malinga prefers IPL over domestic cricketJohannesburg, July 30 - Sir Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga said to his country's cricket chiefs that he would choose to play for his IPL team instead of Sri Lanka's Southern Express in the Champions League T20.  Read more »

F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone attempts to settle bribery trial

Bernie-EcclestoneLondon, July 30 : Lawyers of the Formula 1 chief Bernie Ecclestone said that the F1 boss was ready to pay 25 million euros to a German bank to resolve the bribery case against him.  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 »