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Google News: For Parthiv, it's all about keeping faith

[Hindustan Times] - Many let-offs, especially against Anil Kumble, saw the selectors show him the door after 19 Tests in two years, including series in Australia, New Zealand and the historic tour to Pakistan in It was devastating for the Gujarat player

Bangalore: TCS World 10K Marathon on Sunday, June 5 - Details and Maps
[] - Assemble in Kanteerava Stadium and Start from inside Kanteerava Stadium – Go out of the Stadium and Take right on Kasturba Road – Go straight on Kasturba Road towards Queens Statue Jn. – Move straight on MG Road towards Anil Kumble Jn. – Take left from

Google News: iSport Special: The Story of Two Captains

[] - Anil Kumble and Javagal Srinath in the early nineties were unrefined and inexperienced. They had talent which they would display in its wondrous glory in years to come but at that juncture even the heartiest of the investors would not have put their

It's India v the rest of the world
[] - Another hobby horse is the scarcity of former players in key administrative roles (in contrast with UEFA, say, whose head honcho is that most resplendent of Gallic muddied oafs, Michel Platini), hence the members' palpable delight at Anil Kumble's

Slight change in World 10K route
[Deccan Herald] - “The route is relatively clean and the surface good barring a small stretch (near Anil Kumble circle). “With the Cubbon Park looking lush green now, the athletes should enjoy it,” said Hugh Jones, the race director, after unveiling the route here on

500 actors across India to be in Bangalore
[Daily News & Analysis] - It is unfortunate that cricketers Javagal Srinath and Anil Kumble won't be in town then. But, they've helped us through the preparations in a big way,” Kheny says. And we learn that there will be a party as well. “Bollywood actors like Salman Khan and

Monica Dogra joins PETA bandwagon
[Times of India] - Dogra joins a growing list of celebrities – including Pamela Anderson, Shahid Kapoor, Sir Paul McCartney, R Madhavan and Anil Kumble – who have teamed up with PETA to promote a vegetarian lifestyle.

Lillee's keeper, and losing from 500
[] - Probably rather surprised to find themselves 254 behind, Notts were bowled out on the fourth and final day for 157 (Anil Kumble had the fine figures of ) and lost by an innings and 97. Nottinghamshire's 527 remains the highest total in

Catch Glorious Moments of India-England Encounters this June only on STAR Cricket
[Business Wire India (press release)] - The thirteen episode long 'India Victorious' will revisit great wins of Team India in England from the time when Ajit Wadekar led the country in to Anil Kumble's series winning side in The first episode of the series will be telecast on June

Metro commuters in Bangalore may face problems on MG Road
[Daily News & Analysis] - In the meantime, the part of the acquired land for constructing museums and art galleries from Anil Kumble Circle to Manekshaw Parade ground has been dug up and mounds of earth lay heaped near the wall of the Carippa Park and the parade ground.

Guardian: Five things we learned from the IPL

[The Guardian (blog)] - The Pune Warriors' Rahul Sharma, a tall leggie whose methods are not too dissimilar to what Anil Kumble's used to be, took 16 wickets. His economy rate of was by far the best of the leading wicket-takers. That was the good.

Google News: R Ashwin and the Changing Tides

[Keeda of Sports] - Yes, Bhajji still remains India's lead bowler in all the three formats of the game but R Ashwin is well on course on playing the perfect foil to the turbanator, pretty much like he himself did when playing with former Indian Captain Anil Kumble.

Suresh Menon: Who will take the blame?
[ESPN STAR Sports] - It is a matter of shame that India's most successful bowler, Anil Kumble, has not bowled to the most successful batsman, Sachin Tendulkar in the national championship. 4. How much of this is due to the clash of interests within the cricket board?

England v Sri Lanka: batting rocks back in place as Cardiff struggles to pass ...
[] - In general he bowls quickly for a spinner, with 80 per cent of his 62 Test wickets taken lbw or bowled, and batsmen have taken to treating him rather like a medium-paced in-swing bowler, as they once did with India's Anil Kumble.

Suicide Blonde, Pigeon, monkey...
[Mid-Day] - Anil Kumble was christened 'Jumbo' because of the way his deliveries took off with pace and bounce off the pitch --akin to a jumbo jet. Aravinda de Silva used to play some shots, which either went over the fence or caused his dismissal.

IPL-IV? Err, what's that?
[The Hindu] - With Anil Kumble deciding to quit the game and Rahul Dravid showing off his elegance for a different Royal, many people in the city felt the home team had lost its identity. Sabastian Pushpak, CFO of an IT company, who watched every Royal Challengers

Murali Kartik to feature in next PETA ad
[Times of India] - Kartik joins former cricket captain Anil Kumble, actors R Madhavan, Pamela Anderson, Shahid Kapoor and musician Sir Paul McCartney - who have teamed up with PETA India and its international affiliates to promote a vegetarian lifestyle.

Raina gate-crashes Challengers' party one more time
[Deccan Herald] - It must have been a sort of déjà vu for Anil Kumble as Suresh Raina snatched the game right from under Royal Challengers Bangalore's noses in the first Qualifier of IPL IV here on Tuesday night. Just about eight months ago in September last

A green patch amidst concrete
[Deccan Herald] - We have to find a place to move the coach that's displayed at Anil Kumble Circle and once that is done we will move the coach out. We have an elaborate plan for the boulevard,” informed B LY Chavan, chief public relations officer.

The perfect finish
[] - Herschelle Gibbs made an unbeaten 53 but Anil Kumble took 4 for 16 (including Adam Gilchrist in the first over), to keep the Deccan Chargers to a total three fewer than what Bangalore had chased easily in the semi-final.

Gautam Gambhir & Virat Kohli launch 'The Winning Way' by Anita & Harsha Bhogle
[afaqs (press release)] - Also gracing the occasion with their presence were personalities from Advertising, Cinema and Sports namely Prasoon Joshi, Indian Cricket Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Pathan brothers Yusuf & Irfan, Anil Kumble, Ravi Shastri, Wasim Akram

'A spinner should be able to land the ball wherever he wants'
[] - I told [Anil] Kumble: "You are not a big spinner of the ball. But you are fast in the air, which is your biggest strength. Simply try to twist the fingers and use the wrist more. That will add variety into your bowling." West Indies were easily the

IPL 4 has been a turning point: Rahul Sharma
[] - He had full belief in me from the first match and I did not look back after that," said Rahul, who is also planning to meet legendary leg spinner Anil Kumble to fine-tune his skill. "I met him in the last IPL. This time, I did not get a chance to meet

Dhoni is secure in the captain's seat at 30
[Dreamcricket] - Since he took over from Anil Kumble, Dhoni has combined flair and certainty, and has been secure enough to stand aside while others have led. This is unusual for Indian captains, most of whom are constantly made aware of the temporary nature of their

Gilchrist mum on future with Kings XI Punjab
[Times of India] - There are speculations that he may take over the role of a mentor, a la Anil Kumble for the Royal Challengers Bangalore, but for now both Preity and Gilchrist have kept their cards close to the chest. Barring one match-winning century against Royal

Well bowled, Warnie
[Livemint] - Even at the very end of his career, he was more dangerous than the new generation of trundlers. Anil Kumble is now in retirement and Muthiah Muralitharan is also coming to the end of his career. These three men resurrected the art of spin bowling in

Not enough quality Indian players to fill 10 IPL teams
[] - In spite of the Anil Kumble phenomenon, we are still accustomed to searching for flight and turn in spinners, not nip and bounce. Hence the better first impression that Amit Mishra makes. But this young man gets the ball to hurry and hits the top of

Google News: Windies hope for helpful pitch

[Trinidad & Tobago Express] - In 2006, Daren Ganga (135) and Ramnaresh Sarwan (116) fashioned centuries in the West Indies' first innings total of 581 as India's most successful Test bowler Anil Kumble sent down 47 wicketless overs. Last year, South Africa batted first and amassed

Kohli proves Jennings right
[Deccan Herald] - Kohli says he has benefitted from sharing dressing-room space with two modern-day greats – Anil Kumble and Rahul Dravid. “I am fortunate enough to have interacted on a regular basis with cricketers like Anil and Rahul in the RCB dressing room.

This IPL player battled facial paralysis
[] - "He has shackled the best of batsmen and a whiff of nostalgia is wafting through as comparisons with Anil Kumble are being drawn. He's demanding a closer look and that is a positive," the former India all-rounder wrote on the official IPL website.