newscricket9 hours ago

Australia agree to tour Pakistan in 2022, confirms PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed that Cricket Australia (CA) will send its national team for a three-match Test series to Pakistan in 2022. CEO Wasim Khan also said that the national board is in contact with Afghanistan, Ireland, and South Africa with regard to possible future series.
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newscricket10 hours ago

MS Dhoni will not impose himself on team if he decides to return, says Ravi Shastri

India coach Ravi Shastri has said that he does not expect MS Dhoni to impose himself on the Indian team if he decides to make a comeback into international cricket. However, Shastri also said that no one can mess around with his return if Dhoni believes he’s good enough after the IPL season.
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newscricket10 hours ago

IND v WI | Have to be at our best against Kieron Pollard’s West Indies, admits Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma paid the ultimate compliment to Kieron Pollard, admitting that India will need to be at their best to beat the West Indies side led by his Mumbai Indians’ teammate. Rohit expects India to rectify their mistakes from the previous game and stick to their plan in the decider tomorrow.
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newscricket10 hours ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Manipur, Chandigarh sniff first win, Imliwati Lemtur six-fer triggers Meghalaya collapse

At stumps on Day two, Manipur require just 66 runs for victory over Mizoram, while Chandigarh need four more wickets to register an innings-win over Arunachal Pradesh. Elsewhere, a six-fer from Imliwati Lemtur saw Meghalaya collapse to 89 for nine while holding a 238-run lead in the Plate Group.
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newscricket11 hours ago

Pakistani legends ecstatic on Test cricket's return

With Test cricket returning to Pakistan after 10 years, Pakistan legends have thanked PCB and Sri Lankan cricket equivocally for making the return of Test cricket possible. Pakistan last hosted a Test match in 2009 that followed the dramatic and tragic fallout of Sri Lankan players being attacked.
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newscricket11 hours ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Bowlers lead Services fightback, Jammu & Kashmir closing in on win

Fast bowlers Diwesh Pathania and Shadab Nazir’s combined nine wicket haul led Services fightback against Assam on Day 2 of the first round of matches in Elite Group C. Elsewhere, Jammu & Kashmir are only seven more wickets shy of completing the first win of the season over Uttarakhand.
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newscricket12 hours ago

Reports | ICC Chairman Shashank Manohar to quit in June 2020

International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman Shashank Manohar wants to step down from his post from June 2020. He expressed his unwillingness to continue despite majority in Board of directors' wish to see him continue as chairman, name of his successor will be disclosed in May 2020.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Reports | SA Cricketers' Association threatens to not negotiate with any current Board members

Three days after CSA CEO Thabang Moroe was suspended and an interim administration headed by Jacques Faul was appointed, SACA called for the entire Board to step down, in a press release on Monday. SACA and CSA have involved in open dispute for the past two months now related to various issues.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Reports | Nasir Jamshed takes a flip as he pleads guilty in bribery case

Banned Pakistan opener Nasir Jamshed has taken a reverse call as he pleaded guilty to bribery charges that were imposed on him in December 2018 by British's National Crime Agency (NCA). In January 2019, he denied all charges that were levied against him for his unethical work in PSL in the court.
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newscricket14 hours ago

I observed him very closely during the IPL but never realized he's only 21, shares Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Pieterson was all praises for young Rishabh Pant about his energy and enthusiasm as he shared even after following him closely in the IPL he never knew that Pant is just 21. Pietersen opined that him not learning from his mistakes is the main reason behind all the criticism he is facing.
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