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Indian squad for West Indies tour to be picked on July 19, MS Dhoni and Shikhar Dhawan’s availability unknown

Indian selectors will announce the squad that would be visiting the Carribean in a tour that would span series across all the three formats of the game on July 19. Some senior players might be rested, while Dhoni is yet to announce a decision on his future and Dhawan’s recovery status is unknown.
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newscricket18 hours ago

Reports | BCCI might consider the possibility of handing over ODI captaincy to Rohit Sharma

In what could turn out to be a massive reshuffle, BCCI might consider the possibility of handing over Rohit Sharma the permanent ODI captaincy, according to reports. Rohit has served as the deputy for Virat Kohli in ODIs, and has also led his franchise Mumbai Indians to three IPL titles.
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newscricket18 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Was surprised with the handling of Chahal and Kuldeep, reveals Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh has claimed that he was left surprised by the Indian team management’s handling of wrist spinning duo - Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal. The world cup winning spinner leapt to the defense of Yadav and Chahal as he added that the former should have played in the semis.
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newscricket18 hours ago

ICC world Cup 2019 | Extremely disappointed with the BCCI for not giving tickets to Gundappa Vishwanath, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has expressed his disappointment with the BCCI for not giving the final match tickets to Gundappa Vishwanath. The legendary cricketer also urged to the Board to invite the former greats like Kapil Dev and Yuvraj Singh among others to World Cup finals, to honour their contributions.
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newscricket21 hours ago

Reports | MS Dhoni no more an automatic pick, might lose place in the team

Indian wicket-keeper and former skipper MS Dhoni, who had a rather indifferent World Cup, is no more assured of a place in the team, according to reports. Dhoni's future with the team has been a hot topic of discussion, with the squad for India's upcoming tour of the West Indies set to be named.
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newscricketa day ago

We need a batsman like Ajinkya Rahane at no.4, says Sanjay Jagdale

Former BCCI secretary Sanjay Jagdale believes India need a batsman like Ajinkya Rahane at no.4, because of his good record in overseas conditions. Jagdale noted that neither Rishabh Pant, nor Rahane, who had done well in England and Australia in Tests, were not included in the ODIs.
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newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Star Sports set to lose 10-15 crore in advertising revenue due to India's World Cup exit

Independent media consultant Harsha Joshi, admits that Star Sports is set to lose 10-15 crore in advertising revenue because of India’s World Cup exit. However, Star Sports have benefitted from more than 100-days of non-stop cricket action split between the IPL and the World Cup.
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newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | No review meeting of India’s World Cup campaign, says CoA

The speculated review meeting focusing on India’s World Cup campaign will not be held, confirmed the Committee of Advisors (CoA). India were touted as favourites for the ongoing World Cup but a tragic defeat against New Zealand in the semi-finals knocked them out of the tournament. 
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newscricket2 days ago

County Championship 2019 | Ravichandran Ashwin bags six-wicket haul as Ajinkya Rahane fails to impress

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin continued to impress in his county stint with Nottinghamshire as he claimed his second consecutive five-wicket haul of the season. Meanwhile, Ajinkya Rahane's disappointment continued as he struck his third consecutive single digit score, managing just one run.
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newscricket2 days ago

Team management should have groomed someone for number four spot, claims Yuvraj Singh

The Indian team management should have done something in order to prepare someone to fill in the number four spot opined World Cup winning all-rounder Yuvraj Singh. India bowed out of the ongoing quadrennial competition in England as they succumbed to a narrow 18-run loss to New Zealand.
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