newscricket7 minutes ago

Diana Edulji : Wasn’t aware about the Champions Trophy being turned into World T20

Diana Edulji, Committee of Administrators member, revealed that the CoA was not made aware of BCCI and ICC’s decision to change the Champions Trophy into a World T20 tournament. Edulji added that people think that the CoA is weak and are therefore taking advantage of their leniency.
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newscricketan hour ago

Anil Kumble reckons India have enough depth in bowling and batting line-ups to edge past England

Anil Kumble has insisted that Indian team have enough experience in both bowling and batting departments to outwit England in the upcoming series. Kumble revealed that his company along with Microsoft would be unveiling a new technology during the Tamil Nadu Premier League to analyze batting.
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newscricketan hour ago

Indian cricket team set to play 203 international games in the next FTP cycle

The Indian cricket team are in for a gruelling schedule for the next five-year Futures & Programme Cycle (2018-2023) which will see them play a total of 203 international games. Virat Kohli & Co. will play 51 Test matches, 83 ODIs, and 69 T20Is over the span of five years as per the ICC report.
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newstennis14 hours ago

Fergana Challenger | Saketh Myneni makes it to quarter-finals of the Men’s singles

Indian tennis ace Saketh Myneni made his way to the quarter-finals of the Men’s singles event after beating higher ranked Dominican Roberto Cid 6-0, 6-4 in the fourth round at the Fergana Challenger. Myneni also reached the semi-finals in the Men’s doubles event with partner Prashanth V.
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newscricket15 hours ago

David Warner and Steve Smith are walk-in selections for World Cup, says Michael Hussey

Australia veteran Michael Hussey has opined that David Warner and Steve Smith will be obvious selections in the Australian ODI squad for next year’s 2019 ICC World Cup in England. Hussey added that Eoin Morgan’s team will be the favorites to lift the World Cup trophy at home next year.
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newscricket16 hours ago

BCCI officials left stunned after CoA questions acting secretary’s trip Bhutan

BCCI senior officials were left stunned after CoA has demanded an explanation from acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary over his recent trip to Bhutan. The CoA has further blamed the BCCI for keeping the SC-appointed body in the dark over the Champions Trophy in 2021 being replaced by a World T20.
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newscricket17 hours ago

Yo-Yo test was conducted after team selection because of IPL, reveals Saba Karim

BCCI general manager Saba Karim has revealed that the Yo-Yo test for the squad traveling to the United Kingdom was conducted after the team was announced due to this year’s IPL season. Karim added that this time around the Indian players had enough time to prepare for the fitness tests.
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newstabletennis18 hours ago

Manika Batra : I want to win an Olympic medal for India

2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games gold medalist Manika Batra has revealed that her next goal is to win a gold for India at the next Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020. Batra added that the upcoming Asian Games in Jakarta will be one step higher than the CWG and hoped to perform well in Indonesia.
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newsboxing19 hours ago

Amit Panghal, Gaurav Solanki enters semi-finals; assure medals at German boxing tournament

Commonwealth silver medallist Amit Panghal and gold medallist Gaurav Solanki have assured India of medals as they managed to reach the semi-finals at the Chemistry Cup boxing tournament in Germany. Manish Kaushik, Naman Tanwar and Ankush Dahiya bowed out of the tournament after opening round losses.
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newskabaddi19 hours ago

Kabaddi Masters Dubai | We will put up a do or die show against Pakistan, says Ajay Thakur

Indian Kabaddi player Ajay Thakur revealed that the Indian team would give their all on the mat against Pakistan in the tournament opener at the six-nation ‘Kabaddi Masters Dubai’. Thakur added that the tournament will serve as important preparation for next month’s Asian Games in Indonesia.
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