newscricket2 days ago

Australian newspapers lose appeal against defamation payout awarded to Chris Gayle

An Australian Court has ruled in favour of Chris Gayle in lieu of a defamation payout that was awarded to the batsman by Australian newspapers. Articles published in the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and the Canberra Times reported that Gayle had exposed himself to a female masseuse in 2015.
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newscricket4 days ago

I will train for West Indies tour at the right time, says Prithvi Shaw

Prithvi Shaw has stated that he is not sure how long will it take for him to recover from the hip injury but he expects to train for Windies tour at the right time. Shaw was supposed to tour Windies with the India A team before being sidelined with a hip injury he suffered at the Mumbai T20 League.
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newscricket4 days ago

Ravi Shastri will have to re-apply for India coach as BCCI set to invite fresh applications

The BCCI will invite fresh applications for the Indian team's coaching staff and Ravi Shastri will need to re-apply after his contract expires following the Windies tour. The support staff were given a 45-day extension following the World Cup, covering the Windies tour from August 3 to September 3.
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newscricket10 days ago

Emerging talents Nicholas Pooran, Shelon Cottrell and Shimron Hetmyer among players awarded central contracts by West Indies

The WICB has released a list of male and female players that have been awarded central contracts for the upcoming season, with youngsters Pooran, Cottrell and Hetmyer included in the list. The board’s director has stated that fitness has been given special emphasis while selecting the names.
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newscricket13 days ago

Afghanistan set to play one-off Test against West Indies in India

Afghanistan will take on West Indies for their fourth-ever Test match on November 27 in their adopted home ground in India. The Test match will be the conclusive affair of a full tour that also includes three T20Is and three ODIs, starting from November 5, in Dehradun, Lucknow, and Noida.
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newscricket14 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Whole world will miss Chris Gayle when he retires, claims Shai Hope

Shai Hope has stated that the day Chris Gayle bids adieu to the game will be a sad one for the cricketing fraternity, with the opener set to retire soon. Hope went on to discuss his country’s dismal World Cup campaign and said that they have to learn their lessons and move on from the experience.
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newscricket14 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | "I almost thought it was a curse" - Carlos Brathwaite opens up about 'Remember The Name" tag

Three years after his heroics in the World T20 Final in 2016, West Indian all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite has opened up about the "Remember The Name" tag - a tag he initially thought was a curse. Brathwaite has also opened up about finally coming to terms with the tag, accepting and living with it.
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newscricket15 days ago

Legends and pundits react as West Indies bow out of the World Cup after beating gritty Afghanistan

Twitter exploded as 18-year-old Ikram Ali Khil scored a thrilling 86 runs against West Indies in both the side's last World Cup match. Windies had managed to put a total of 311 on the scoreboard before Afghanistan failed to chase it down despite starting encouragingly and falling short by 23 runs.
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newscricket15 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | This is the last one definitely, Chris Gayle bids farewell

Chris Gayle has called it quits on his World Cup career for West Indies after their final match against Afghanistan on Thursday. The ‘Universe Boss’ couldn’t sign off in style with the bat, however, he made up for it in the field with a good low catch, and the big wicket of Ikram Ali Khil.
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newscricket15 days ago

8 Things you missed | From Chris Gayle’s pushups to Fabian Allen’s absolute blinder

Hello folks! Your saviour is here! Why saviour you ask? Well buddy, you missed a lot of things that happened during the match between West Indies and Afghanistan. You don't believe me? Here take a look at the eight things you missed in today's match. Thank me later for collecting these moments.
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