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2009-04-15 09:45:00

STOCKHOLM, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- SportsPundit.com expects to attract big hitters to play its first online Fantasy Cricket tournament based on the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2009 season. Due to be staged from April 18 to May 24th, over 1000 online teams from global cricket-playing nations have already registered for the exciting competition. Enter here: http://fantasyipl.sportspundit.com The competition's top prize is a trip for two to watch cricket in England in June for...

2009-03-22 07:31:23

The Indian Premier League cricket tournament will be moved from India because officials cannot provide it adequate security, officials said. The tournament coincides with India's national elections, and because security concerns have mounted in the wake of a terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team's bus in Lahore, Pakistan, the demands of both events were too much for India to handle, The Sunday Times of London reported. Last year's terrorist attacks in Mumbai also contributed to...

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.