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Women’s T20 World Cup | We still have many areas to improve, says Harmanpreet Kaur

Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur reckons that India still has plenty of room for improvement if they are to succeed in their quest to lift the T20 World Cup. Despite their evident flaws, Team India became the first team at the tournament to clinch a semi-final berth with their narrow win over New Zealand.
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IND vs NZ | I actually bowl just one or two short balls during practice, reveals Neil Wagner

Neil Wagner, who is known for his persistent short-pitched bowling, has revealed that he only bowls one or two short balls during the practice sessions. Wagner is set to return to the Kiwi squad for the second Test against India after missing out at Wellington due to the birth of his first child.
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AUS vs IND | Different ball-game when Smith and Warner are playing well, reveals Glenn McGrath

Pace great Glenn McGrath believes that India are in for a tough time during their tour in Australia with the explosive duo of David Warner and Steve Smith back in the Australian team. The Australian team that Kohli and Co. defeated earlier didn't feature Smith and Warner, ahead of a ban.
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IND vs NZ | Expect strong comeback from Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami, says Harsha Bhogle

Prominent commentator and cricket analyst Harsha Bhogle believes that Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami will come back strongly in the second Test against New Zealand at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch. The duo, rated highly in world cricket, fared poorly in India’s 10-wicket loss in Wellington.
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IPL 2020 | BCCI confirms Guwahati as Rajasthan Royals' home venue for two games

After the long wait on the venue announcement for the Rajasthan Royals, the BCCI finally revealed that two of the franchise's home games will be played at the Barsapara Stadium in Guwahati. The board has also confirmed that the games would be against Delhi Capitals and Kolkata Knight Riders.
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Pakistan players not included in Asia XI vs World XI due to timing clash with PSL

Due to their PSL commitments, Pakistan players are not going to be part of the much-anticipated two-match T20I series between Asia XI and World XI to be played in Dhaka in March 2020. The tentative squad for Asia XI includes players from India, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Nepal.
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IND vs NZ | Prithvi Shaw can learn playing straight from Kane Williamson, advises VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman has advised Prithvi Shaw to learn from Kane Williamson on playing in seamer-friendly conditions after the youngster was found wanting in the opening Test against New Zealand. Williamson’s side cruised to a 10-wicket win inside four days with their pacers all over the Indian batsmen.
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IND vs NZ | We still need a final look before picking final XI, reveals Ajinkya Rahane

India’s vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane has admitted that the management alongside Virat Kohli will have a final look before deciding whether to go with an all-pace attack or to go with a spinner. He further added that the batsmen will have show more intent and move around the crease to put bowlers off.
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IND vs NZ | Impressed with Ishant Sharma’s reinvention, says Glenn McGrath

Former Australian pacer Glenn McGrath has stated that he has been impressed with Ishant Sharma’s reinvention of his own game in the last few years at the international level. McGrath has lauded Sharma’s lone efforts at the Basin Reserve in Wellington where India suffered a 10-wicket loss.
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IPL 2020 | David Warner replaces Kane Williamson as Sunrisers Hyderabad captain

David Warner has been announced as the new skipper for the Sunrisers Hyderabad franchise, replacing Kane Williamson for the role. The Aussie opener had formerly led the Hyderabad-based team and was at the helm of the affairs when the franchise managed to win their first title way back in 2016.
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