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Sanath Jayasuriya accused of breaching the ICC's anti-corruption code

Former Sri Lankan opener Sanath Jayasuriya has been charged with two counts of breaching the ICC's anti-corruption code as per recent official reports from the international body. The former Sri Lankan selector has a total of 14 days from October 15 to respond to the charges filed against him.
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T20 World Cup 2018 | It’ll be great if we make the semis, says Mithali Raj

Indian Women's team skipper Mithali Raj has been of the opinion that the side has a strong batting line-up settled for the T20 World Cup and could at least make it till the semis. Meanwhile, Raj and Co. will be travelliing to the Caribbean early for the practice games with Windies.
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featurecricket5 hours ago

India vs Windies | Records and numbers from India’s authoritative 10-wicket win over Windies

India secured their first ever 10-wicket victory over Windies to cap off the Test series in some style. While Prithvi Shaw stole the show in the entire series, the second Test was an opportunity for the Indian team to break many records and restamp their authority after the England series loss.
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newscricket6 hours ago

BCCI CEO asked to skip ICC meeting after sexual harassment allegation

Facing an allegation of sexual harassment, BCCI CEO Rahul Johri was forced to pull out of an upcoming ICC meeting in Singapore after the CoA turned down a request for more time to explain the charges. The allegations were publicly posted on Twitter by another individual on behalf of the woman.
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newscricket21 hours ago

Virat Kohli hopes for consistent performances from his batsmen in Australia series

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has stated that the bowlers’ performances should be backed by Indian batsmen and that should happen on a consistent basis. In the previous series against England, many a time, batsmen faltered despite the bowlers performing exceedingly well and India lost the series 1-4.
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newscricket21 hours ago

The Good, Bad, and The Ugly ft. Para Asian Games, MS Dhoni and SV Sunil

The last week has been a cheerful one for Indian sports, but MS Dhoni’s refusal to participate in the Vijay Hazare Trophy game has soured it a bit sour. On the other hand, the Metoo campaign hit the sporting sphere as well to make it a mixed week for Indian sports fans. More on SportsCafe’s GBU.
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newscricketa day ago

Hazratullah Zazai smashes six sixes in an over; equals Yuvraj Singh's fastest half-century record

Afghanistan batsman Hazratullah Zazai smashed six back-to-back maximums in the match between Balkh Legends and Kabul Zwanan at the Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium in the UAE. Zazai hit six sixes off Abdullah Mazari’s over en route to his blistering half-century off just 12 deliveries.
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newscricketa day ago

Prithvi Shaw is a mix of Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Brian Lara, says Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri has stated that Prithvi Shaw’s batting has elements of Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag’s style and also his walking style is a bit like Brian Lara. After Shaw’s back-to-back exploits in the series against Windies, his comparison with the legends has been rampant.
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newscricketa day ago

Video | Ian Gould apologies to bowler Jason Holder after umpire's call ruled Prithvi Shaw not-out

Modern technology, from DRS to VAR technology, has been adapted in various different sports around the globe and based on recent reviews, the feedback has been a positive one. However, veteran umpire Ian Gould was left embarrassed after a West Indies DRS referral revealed his on-field error.
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reportcricketa day ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | Mumbai and Delhi book semi final berths after easy wins

Plate group toppers Bihar were completely outplayed by domestic heavyweights Mumbai in a lopsided encounter which the former lost by nine wickets. In another quarterfinal match, Delhi won against Haryana by five wickets banking on the century performance by India’s old warhorse Gautam Gambhir.
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