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IPL could take place in September ahead of World T20, suggests Michael Vaughan

Former English skipper Michael Vaughan believes that it would be sensible for the BCCI to reschedule the IPL in September and feels that it could serve as a warm-up for the WT20 in October. The widespread Covid-19 outbreak has put IPL 13’s future in jeopardy, with it looking likely to be called off.
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newscricket42 minutes ago

Was lucky to be in centre of Indian team’s transition, admits Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has revealed that he was lucky enough to be 'in the centre of the Indian team's transition' from 2014. He also added that the plan was always clear on which direction the Indian team was heading towards with the inclusion of youngsters while defeating the top sides in the journey.
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newscricketan hour ago

RCB deserves to win IPL title, states Virat Kohli

India skipper Virat Kohli, who captains the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) side in the IPL, believes his franchise, that has finished as runners-up thrice, ‘deserves’ to win an IPL title. The Kohli-led RCB side has finished bottom in two of the last three editions of the tournament.
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newscricket14 hours ago

Bob Woolmer was in doubt about declaring early in 2005 Bangalore Test, reveals Inzamam ul Haq

Inzamam ul Haq has revealed that Bob Woolmer was not in support of declaring early in the 2005 Bangalore Test which eventually became Pakistan's one of the most memorable victories in India. Inzamam has also added that Virender Sehwag could have actually changed the game in India's favour.
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newsfootball15 hours ago

Belgium’s Pro League cancelled with Cub Brugge declared as champions

Belgium have called an end to their pro football season with them ending the 2019/20 Jupiler Pro League season and handing Club Brugge the league title. This comes after football, amongst other sports, was suspended over the COVID-19 pandemic in an attempt to contain the virus across the world.
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newsfootball15 hours ago

Would love to play in the Premier League in the future, confesses Jonathan David

Linked with a move to some of Europe’s biggest sides, KAA Gent star Jonathan David has admitted that he would like to play in England one day. The Canadian was in fine form for the Belgian side before the season was suspended with David enjoying a superb breakout season with 23 goals in 40 games.
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newscricket16 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2011 | Yuvraj Singh gave us that balance of the fifth bowler, reveals Zaheer Khan

On India's nine-year anniversary of the 2011 World Cup win, Zaheer Khan has opined that Yuvraj Singh gave a cutting edge to the bowling attack with his full quota of overs in almost every match. Yuvraj emerged as the biggest star for India, scoring 362 runs and picking 15 wickets to go with that.
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newsfootball18 hours ago

Reports | Barcelona to sacrifice Antoine Greizmann for Neymar and Lautaro Martinez

Barcelona are hoping that letting go of star Antoine Griezmann will be enough to get them both Neymar and Lautaro Martinez. The Frenchman has struggled to establish himself as a superstar at the Camp Nou and while Griezmann’s stock has dropped, the striker is still amongst the world’s best.
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newscricket19 hours ago

Indian Cricket team wanted to win 2011 World Cup badly and we did it, reveals Zaheer Khan

Looking back at the win, Zaheer Khan has admitted that the team was desperate to win the 2011 World Cup at home, which he also saw as a great opportunity for the veterans to bow out. Zaheer added that the MS Dhoni and Gautam Gambhir partnership was instrumental in making his day a momentous one.
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newscricket20 hours ago

Was confident that I could open and attack New Zealand bowlers, recalls Sachin Tendulkar

Looking back at his career, Sachin Tendulkar has admitted that he was so confident that he could open the innings in place of the injured Navjot Singh Sidhu and attack the Kiwi bowlers in 1994. The Indian legend also revealed that it took some time to convince Mohammed Azharuddin and Ajit Wadekar.
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