• - India and Australia are scheduled to play two tests in October 2010. The venues are Mohali and Bangalore. Mohali test is played from 01.10.10 to 05.10.10, while Bangalore test is played from 09.10.10 to 13.10.10.


    - Prior to the start of the series, SM Katich and MJ Clarke have an aggregate of 978 and 967 runs against India. They require 22 and 37 runs to complete 1000 runs against India. If they get them they would become the eighth and ninth batsman to total 1000 plus runs against India.


    - ML Hayden, RT Ponting and DC Boon share the record of most hundreds by an Australian batsman against India. One more hundred to RT Ponting will be his seventh hundred and with it he would own the record of most hundreds by an Australian batsman against India.


    - RT Ponting would be playing his 25th test against India when he appears for Australia at Bangalore, the second test of the series. He would earn the distinction of becoming the first Australian cricketer to appear in 25 tests against

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  • A NJSCUA T-20 game played on Sept 26, 2010 will perhaps go into cricket record books due to one of the epic innings ever played in a T20 game, anywhere across the world.


    On a gloomy and overcast day, Amir Rafique of Dynamic Cricket Club scored 208 not out in a New Jersey State Cricket Umpires Association (NJSCUA - http://NJSCUA.com) T20 match held at Wilmington, DE against AIM Cricket Club on Sunday, September 26, 2010.


    After winning the toss, Dynamic Cricket Club opted to bat. Amir who also happens to be the captain of the team opened the batting with Waqas Shahid.


    The opening pair put on super quick fire 100 runs in the first eight overs; however, the next twelve overs saw some unprecedented hitting that would have given Sehwags and Afridis of the Atlantic Region some stiff competition.


    200+ plus runs were plundered. The opposition bowlers tried all the tricks up their sleeves but could not stop Amir in clearing the boundaries effortlessly.


    No Mongoose was used, no

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  • The last match of the league fixture for Brigadiers brought some smiles to the team as it garnered winning points at the cost of Bijapur Bulls.


    Brigadiers who had the first tenancy of the pitch put on 91 runs for the first wicket through its openers – S Ibrez and D Chougule. 


    Another useful stand between D Chougule and NA Kashyap 48 runs for the fifth wicket ensured them to post a match winning total of 184 for 5 in its 20 overs.


    S Ibrez {29}, D Chougule {61}, VP Narayanan {20}, NA Kashyap {34 not out} with their contributions with the willow were the contributors to Brigadiers' total.


    DV Anish  {2 for 27} was the most successful bowler for Bulls.


    Chasing 185 for a win, Bulls lost its way and were all out for 135. Bulls became the fourth team in the competition to be dismissed all out.


    STR Binny's valiant 44 and DT Patil's 22 went in vain. TK Ananth {3 for 22} and VP Naryan {3 for 26} were the wreckers-in-chief.


    Summarised scores : Bangalore Brigadiers Urban 184 for 5

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