newscricket13 hours ago

West Indies, Sri Lanka to tour Pakistan following World XI visit in September

The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced that West Indies would tour the country for three Twenty20 Internationals in November following the World XI visit to the country next month. PCB Chairman Najam Sethi has also added that Sri Lanka would also visit in October for one or two T20Is.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Axar Patel : I think this Indian team will win 2019 ICC World Cup

Axar Patel has claimed that current Indian team has the ability to win the 2019 ICC World Cup as the team enjoyed the unity which helped them perform better. The left-arm spinner made a stunning come back against Sri Lanka as he got 3 wickets and conceded only 34 runs yesterday.
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newscricket14 hours ago

Australia cancels two-day warm-up game in Bangladesh due to poor ground conditions

Australian Cricket team has canceled their only warm-up match prior to the two-match Test series against Bangladesh since heavy rain partially flooded part of the field in Fatullah. Fatullah received incessant rainfall a week before the game, which has made a telling impact on the ground conditions.
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newscricket14 hours ago

Harbhajan Singh : I am not sure if R Ashwin has been rested or dropped

Harbhajan Singh has expressed his doubt on whether Ravichandran Ashwin has been rested or dropped from the team for the ongoing limited-overs series against Sri Lanka. Meanwhile, Sourav Ganguly has thrown his weight behind Kuldeep Yadav and believes that he could be the frontline spinner for India.
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newscricket16 hours ago

Rajasthan Royals want to come back with a new name in next IPL season

Rajasthan Royals are all set to make a come back to the IPL next season but they requested the BCCI to grant a change of their franchise name. On the other hand, Kings XI Punjab also want to shift their venue from Mohali as they are not getting enough support from the state's fanbase.
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newscricket17 hours ago

West Indies' Kraigg Brathwaite reported for suspect action

Kraigg Brathwaite has been reported for a suspect bowling action following the first Test against England at Edgbaston. Mainly an opening batsman, Brathwaite bowled just six overs with his offspin as England declared on 514 for 8 before registering a huge win inside three days on Saturday.
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newscricket18 hours ago

WATCH | Virat Kohli’s perfect timing produces a maximum off Lakshan Sandakan

Virat Kohli is regarded as one of the finest modern-day batsmen thanks to his fantastic amalgamation of orthodoxy and the ability to take down any opposition on a given day. In the first ODI against Sri Lanka, Kohli showcased that and sent a Lakshan Sandakan ball for a six with an incredible timing.
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newscricket19 hours ago

Sourav Ganguly confirms GST will be levied on tickets for India-Australia series

Former Indian skipper and current President of Cricket Association of Bengal, Sourav Ganguly has confirmed that the newly formed Goods and Services Tax will be levied on tickets for the India-Australia series next month. Ganguly also predicted that it will be difficult for the Aussies to beat India.
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newscricket20 hours ago

Shikhar Dhawan : I embrace lean periods just as I embrace successful ones

Shikhar Dhawan is in the midst of a hugely successful Sri Lanka tour having scored three centuries already, but he insisted that his approach has remained the same regardless of his form. The 31-year-old opener also added that he is currently in prime form, just as he was three years ago.
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newscricket21 hours ago

Sri Lankan fans turn on their team after another heavy defeat against India

Sri Lankan cricket fans appear to have had enough of the team's poor run against India as a group of them gathered behind the team bus yesterday and shouted slogans against them. In response, Sri Lanka's interim coach admitted that the players and staff have to take responsibility for the results.
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