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Pakistan Super League matches suspended in India

The official broadcasters of Pakistan Super League in India – DSport - has decided to suspend the live coverage of the league in India after the Pulwama terror attack. The PSL’s 2019 edition started on Thursday with the first game between Lahore Qalandars and Islamabad United in Dubai.
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newscricket4 hours ago

Lucky to have MS Dhoni in our team, says Kuldeep Yadav

Kuldeep Yadav has mentioned that the vast experience of MS Dhoni is important for the team and they are lucky to have the veteran wicketkeeper in the side. The Uttar Pradesh spinner has also said that he has never played with someone with such quick glovework like the former India skipper. 
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newscricket6 hours ago

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy | Prithvi Shaw to return to competitive cricket after injury break

Three months after rolling his ankle in Australia, which forced him to miss the Test series, Prithvi Shaw is set to return to action. The opener was named in the Mumbai squad, which is to be led by Ajinkya Rahane, for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, which begins in Indore from February 21.
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newscricket7 hours ago

India A vs England Lions | Lions coach Andy Flower feels that any tour of India is a great experience

India A won the unofficial Test series 1-0 as England Lions were wrapped up inside three days during the 2nd Test, after the first one ended in a draw. Even after the humiliating loss, head coach Andy Flower still feels that there were many positives to take away from the series defeat.
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Australia | Mathew Hayden joins Virender Sehwag in latest ‘babysitter’ advert

Mathew Hayden has now joined Virender Sehwag in another ad released by Star Sports ahead of the upcoming India-Australia bilateral series. The former Aussie opener is seen making fun of the Delhi batsman and that too by speaking in Hindi advising the latter not to take the Aussies lightly.
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featurecricketa day ago

India's latest U19 team selection - a true representation of how Indian cricket's future looks like

On Tuesday night, the BCCI Junior Selection Committee picked an India U19 squad for the two four-day games against South Africa U19 and two more separate teams - India U19 A and India U19 B - to take part in a quadrangular series with South Africa U19 and Afghanistan U19.
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Irani Cup | Vidarbha bags second consecutive title after winning via first innings lead

Vidarbha became only the third team in Indian cricket history to win the Irani Cup title in two successive years as they defeated Rest of India (ROI) via first innings lead. Both the captains Faiz Fazal and Ajinkya Rahane decided to end the game in a draw on the final day with Vidarbha on 269/5.
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newscricketa day ago

Rishabh Pant believes he became more confident after century in England

Rishabh Pant has stated that his confidence rose to a different level after hitting the century in England in the last Test match of the series. He also revealed that working with Kiran More at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) helped him a lot in developing his wicket-keeping technique.
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newscricketa day ago

VIDEO | Wahab Riaz gives Sarfaraz Ahmed a WWE send-off after dismissal in PSL

Cricket is as close to reality as far is WWE from it. However, Wahab Riaz’s send-off to national team captain Sarfraz Ahmed after dismissing him during a PSL match clearly showed that Riaz likes staying far from it especially his facial expression, which had no hint of banter whatsoever.
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Australia | Selectors look at Dinesh Karthik as a T20 batsman, feels Sanjay Manjrekar

Sanjay Manjrekar has opined that the selectors are looking at Dinesh Karthik as a T20 specialist in the Indian team. The former cricketer turned commentator also mentioned that the Tamil Nadu batsman has done well in recent days in the limited chances that he has been given with the team.
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