newscricket18 hours ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | 2018 Champions Mumbai still waiting to receive match fees from MCA

The players from this year's Vijay Hazare Trophy winners Mumbai are yet to receive their fees for the tournament as there is no signing authority to clear the payments. Also, two club members - Vilas Godbole and Khodadad Yazdegari will appeal the MCA to contribute towards the salary of the staff.
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newscricket19 hours ago

Rangana Herath set to hang up his boots after first Test against England

Veteran Sri Lankan spinner Rangana Herath will call time on his career with the Sri Lankan Test team after the first Test match against England at Galle. Herath made his debut back in 1999 and has bagged a total of 430 wickets from 92 matches in the longer format for the national team.
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newscricketa day ago

MS Dhoni's overall record is very good to secure a place in the World Cup team, says Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has stated that MS Dhoni can provide his best performance in the 2019 World Cup, but warned that the ongoing series against the Windies would be critical for the wicket-keeper. Dhoni is struggling for form for a long time now and many experts are asking for his head.
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Windies | Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma played proper cricketing shots, says Ravindra Jadeja

Ravindra Jadeja has stated that the duo of skipper Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma is quite dangerous when they bat in a full flow and no one can stop them playing like tigers. The all-rounder has added that the duo played proper cricketing shots on their way to a blistering 246-run partnership.
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newscricketa day ago

8 Things You Missed | From people choosing Jadeja over Chahal to Kohli's brilliant display of sportsmanship

We are back with the internet's favourite article - "Things you missed" during the India vs Windies game where we ridicule you for missing things during the game. Don't feel bad, only trained eyes can pick them! Now here are the 8 things that you missed during the 1st ODI between India and Windies.
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newscricketa day ago

Fresh spot-fixing claims by Al Jazeera; ICC asks for footage again

Al Jazeera has brought fresh claims of spot-fixing on Sunday but the ICC refuted the "assertion" and questioned the broadcaster's refusal to share the footage with them. Players like Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Umar Akmal were also spotted in the dossier footage with match-fixer Aneel Munawar.
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Windies | You never know what’s par score for a team like India, says Jason Holder

After India chased down a huge 323-run target in the first ODI in Guwahati, Jason Holder stated that it is very difficult to assume what is a competitive total for a team like India. Yesterday, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma's stunning partnership helped India secure the victory in 42.1 overs.
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newscricket2 days ago

VIDEO | Virat Kohli’s shows great sportsmanship as he walks back before umpire’s decision

Virat Kohli has always been passionate about his game and plays it hard but fair with his sportsmanship being the hallmark of the fierce personality. Today, he proved that quality once again as he immediately walked back even before the umpire referred the stumping dismissal to the third umpire.
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newscricket2 days ago

India vs Windies | ODI series could be one-sided as well, believes Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has predicted that the ODI series between India and Windies, which is starting today, will be a one-sided affair much like the Test series that India won 2-0. Gavaskar has cited the lack of the experienced players in the Windies team as the reason for his prediction.
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newscricket2 days ago

Virat likes Ronaldo so let him be that and I’ll be Messi, jokes AB de Villiers

Citing Virat Kohli’s admiration of Cristiano Ronaldo, AB de Villiers has joked that the Indian skipper can keep that title in cricket as long as he can be Lionel Messi. De Villiers also asked the Indian side to start quickly on their tour of Australia if they want to have any sort of success there.
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