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WATCH | MS Dhoni’s fan runs onto the field to touch his feet during Mohali ODI

Every fan wanted to see his star playing live, have their autograph and try their best to get photographs clicked, but some are so passionate that they even run onto the field to touch them. The same thing happened with MS Dhoni when a fan ran onto the ground to touch his feet in the Mohali ODI.
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reportcricket2 days ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Rohit Sharma leads India to domineering win

India levelled the three-match ODI series riding on Rohit Sharma’s mesmerizing unbeaten knock of 208, which helped India post a mammoth target of 393 in Mohali. Sri Lanka, in reply, could only muster a paltry total of 251 after the Indian bowlers kept claiming wickets at regular intervals.
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newscricket2 days ago

WATCH : MS Dhoni gives Hardik Pandya a run for his money in a 100m dash

For all the talks surrounding MS Dhoni’s dwindling prowess, there are still only a handful of players who can give him a run for his money with their athletic ability. Today, ahead of the second ODI, Hardik Pandya realized that the hard way when the 36-year-old beat him in the 100m dash.
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newscricket3 days ago

For Washington Sundar, hard work and focus pay off to achieve the "ultimate dream"

Washington Sundar has stated that a strong belief in his game and working on his fitness has culminated in helping him get the India blazer. Having shared a dressing room with MS Dhoni in the IPL, Sundar revealed that he wasn’t overawed by being in the team or being intimidated by any players.
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newscricket3 days ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Predicted XI for second ODI in Mohali

After suffering a humiliating defeat in the Dharamsala ODI, the Rohit Sharma-led team might make a couple of changes to their playing XI for the do-or-die encounter in Mohali. While Ajinkya Rahane may get a recall to the XI, Shreyas Iyer might have to wait a bit longer to get his next match.
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newscricket4 days ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Records and numbers from the first ODI in Dharamsala

Rohit Sharma’s captaincy debut turned out to be a huge debacle as Sri Lanka ended their losing streak of 12 consecutive ODIs, dating back to July 2017, after beating India by seven wickets. Although Sharma would want to forget the match as soon as possible, the game was a statistician’s delight.
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newscricket5 days ago

Rohit Sharma asks his team to come out good in next two matches

After a sub-par performance in the first ODI in Dharamsala today, Rohit Sharma rued the lack of runs as the main reason for the loss and asked his team to pull up their socks for the rest of the series. He also explained that he was not surprised by the way MS Dhoni batted with the tail-enders.
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newscricket5 days ago

Twitter reacts as Sri Lanka humble India in the 1st ODI in Dharamsala

Though MS Dhoni's 61-run knock helped India reach a respectable target that Sri Lanka reached comfortably, Rohit Sharma's debut game as captain will be remembered for its epic failure. However, from Bumrah's no-ball to Dhoni's hawkeye view, the quick ODI had everything to keep the Twitterati busy.
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featurecricket5 days ago

India vs Sri Lanka | How and where India lost first ODI in Dharamshala

Suranga Lakmal had the field day in Dharamsala as he single-handedly dismantled the Indian batting order to end Sri Lanka's 12-match ODI losing streak. The game raised questions on India's batting ability against the moving ball, and also came as a warning sign ahead of the South Africa tour.
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reportcricket5 days ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Lakmal and co thash hosts by 7 wickets in Dharamsala

Suranga Lakmal (4/13) was the star of the show for Sri Lanka as they restricted India to a meagre 112 score in the first ODI in Dharamsala. In reply, Upul Tharanga (49) put his side in complete control before Angelo Mathews and Niroshan Dickwella ensured the Lankans took the first game by 7 wickets.
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