India wins 'Team of the Year' honour from British daily

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London, Dec 28: Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his men ran away with the 'Team of the Year' honour while Sachin Tendulkar overtaking Brian Lara as the highest Test run accumulator was considered the 'Feat of the Year' by the 'Sunday Telegraph' on Sunday.

The leading British newspaper heaped praise on the Indian team and its most celebrated member for taking the game to a higher level.

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Aussies shunned as Indians

Aussies shunned as Indians dominate 2008's dream team
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London: Six Indians cricketers -- including Sachin Tendulkar and Mahendra Singh Dhoni -- figure in The Guardian newspaper's 'World Test XI of the Year' which interestingly does not include a single Australian.

Former England all-rounder Vic Marks prepared the list which came out in today's edition of the daily where Marks is a writer.

Apart from Tendulkar and Dhoni, the other Indians in Marks' team were opener Virender Sehwag, pace partners Zaheer Khan and Ishant Sharma with Harbhajan Singh as the only spinner.

"This is brilliant; we do not really know which is the best team in the world. For a decade, it has been Australia and there has been nothing to argue about. Now there are three contenders as India and South Africa challenge Australia's supremacy," said Marks.

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