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Ajinkya Rahane seeks permission from the BCCI to play county cricket for Hampshire

Ajinkya Rahane has sent an application to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Committee of Administration (CoA) seeking permission to play County Cricket for Hampshire. Virat Kohli, Ishant Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara are the other Indian players to county cricket in recent times.
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newscricket4 hours ago

World Cup 2019 | KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya still waiting on BCCI ombudsman’s approval

An insider report from a member of Supreme Court-appointed CoA has revealed that KL Rahul and Hardik Pandya are still awaiting BCCI ombudsman’s clearance ahead of the 2019 ODI World Cup. The pair is yet to get the nod from BCCI ombudsman DK Jain for making inappropriate comments on a chat show.
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Asian Boxing Champion | Deepak and Rohit Tokas advance into pre-quarterfinals

Indian pugilists started their Asian Championship campaign on a winning note as Deepak and Rohit Tokas progressed into the last 16 stage of the competition by respective wins over Bui Cong Danh and Chu-Yen Lai. While Deepak had a tricky affair, Tokas registered a thumping win over his opponent.
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newscricket5 hours ago

IPL 2019 | We gave away 20 more runs on this wicket, claims Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer admits that his Delhi Capitals team need to improve their death bowling after he claimed that his bowlers gave away an extra 20 runs in yesterday’s loss to Mumbai Indians. Delhi suffered a 40-run loss on home soil and recorded their third-straight loss in their home stadium this season.
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newscricket6 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Everything is back on track, says Dinesh Karthik after sculpting World Cup spot

Things are back in track for KKR skipper Dinesh Karthik after being named as the back-up wicketkeeper in the Indian World Cup squad, which was announced on Monday. Karthik pipped Rishabh Pant in the race and will now be focusing on clinching his maiden Indian Premier League title.
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newscricket6 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Uncapped Navdeep Saini could make World Cup debut, says Ashish Nehra

RCB's bowling coach Ashish Nehra has backed Navdeep Saini's selection and feels that the latter could actually make his debut this World Cup. Saini, who has been impressive in the ongoing IPL, has been named among the standbys for the World Cup along with Ambati Rayudu and Rishabh Pant.
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Asian Boxing Championship | Focus will be more on knowing opponents than winning, says Amit Panghal

Amit Panghal has revealed that his focus in the Asian Boxing Championship will be more on knowing his opponents in the new category than going for the win. The Asian games gold medalist also lamented the abrupt reduction in the weight categories by AIBA stating that it will affect Indian boxing.
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newsboxing7 hours ago

Vikas Krishan to face Noah Kidd at Madison Square Garden in second pro bout

Vikas Krishnan will take on America’s Noah Kidd in New York o Saturday night as the Indian aim to extend his winning streak after he defeat Steven Andrade by virtue of a technical knockout in January. His bout would be in line as a buildup to the much-anticipated Terence Crawford versus Amir Khan.
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newscricket7 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Spinners will be very important on slow Kotla wicket, says Delhi Capitals’ spin bowling coach Samuel Badree

Samuel Badree feels the Kotla wicket has been on the slower side of late and their spinners will have a very important role to play in their next encounter against Kings XI Punjab on Saturday. Delhi Capitals lost their previous encounter against Mumbai Indians on the same surface on Thursday.
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newscricket7 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Have to give credit to the way Mumbai Indians batted, says Praveen Amre

Delhi Capitals’ Praveen Amre has heaped praise on the Mumbai Indians for their batting display after the hosts fell to a disappointing 40-run loss at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium on Thursday. Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya starred for the visitors as they jumped to second on the points table.
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