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ODI at Eden Gardens the hottest game we have ever played, says Pat Cummins

Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins revealed that the soaring temperature and high humidity of Kolkata during the second ODI made it comparable to the hottest one-day game the current team had ever played. Perhaps, the heat contributed to the Aussies loss despite signs of a valiant fightback.
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With the current spinners doing well, comeback of the senior spinners is difficult, says Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh supposes that with Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal performing well, it is unlikely that they will get replaced by the senior spinners Ashwin and Jadeja. Singh praised Yadav's hattrick in the 2nd ODI and had a déjà vu moment, going back to his own hat trick in the 2001 series.
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Stuart Clark warns Australia about Virat Kohli and considers Wade-Kohli bust-up as "piddly crap"

Former Australia pacer Stuart Clark warned Australia to not to get involved in a brawl with Virat Kohli as he thrives in such heated instances. Matthew Wade lashed out against Kohli during the 2nd ODI in an incident which Clark termed as piddly crap.
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Mary Kom to be AIBA representative at IOC athletes' forum

Olympic bronze-medallist MC Mary Kom has become the first Indian to be picked as the International Boxing Association's (AIBA) representative for the IOC Athletes' Forum, scheduled to be hosted in November. The 33-year-old will attend the 8th IOC Athletes' Forum in Lausanne from November 11 to 13.
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Ajinkya Rahane reveals how Sachin's advice helped him get his confidence back

Ajinkya Rahane appreciated Tendulkar's pep talk at a nets session and said that it helped him regain his mojo. The Indian batsman became the latest in a long line of cricketing personalities to lavish praise on the spin duo of Yadav and Chahal after their recent match-winning performances.
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David Warner hints at Aaron Finch's inclusion in the Indore ODI

David Warner has hinted that Aaron Finch might be match-fit for the third ODI against India in Indore. The Aussie vice-captain defended their performance against spinners, deflecting the blame towards the existing pressure on the batsmen at the time of the spinners' introduction.
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Japan Open | Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy bow out with semi-final loss

India's Pranaav Jerry Chopra and N Sikki Reddy bowed out of the Japan Open Superseries with a 21-14, 15-21, 19-21 loss to Japan's Takuro Hoki and Sayaka Hirota in the mixed doubles semi-final on Saturday. The Indian duo's maiden Superseries semis appearance lasted for 40 minutes.
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David Warner: MS Dhoni did great as a captain and is nurturing Virat Kohli now

Australia vice-captain David Warner was all praise for Mahendra Singh Dhoni, admiring his achievements as a captain and his current role as a mentor to current skipper, Virat Kohli. The explosive batsman lamented the lack of key partnerships that led Australia to lose the second ODI by 50 runs.
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ICC could approve an experimental four-day match between South Africa and Zimbabwe

ICC is likely to approve Cricket South Africa’s request of playing a four-day Test match with Zimbabwe on the Boxing Day on a ‘trial’ basis. The four-day format, which was suggested to help ease the perennial scheduling problem across all cricketing countries, has divided the cricket committees.
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The best of him is yet to come, Sunil Gavaskar on Kuldeep Yadav

Former India cricketer Sunil Gavaskar has heaped huge praise on India’s man of the moment, Kuldeep Yadav, and has stated that his best is yet to come. The 68-year-old also stressed on the importance of the partnership between Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal, which has kept Australians at bay so far.
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