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Alex Hales’ England stint in danger as he misses county selections for personal reasons

Alex Hales, who has a white ball contract with Nottinghamshire has seemingly missed the club's Royal London Cup opening match against Lancashire due to personal reasons. Hales, who has been named in the 15-man England squad for the upcoming World Cup, is a backup for frontline openers.
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newscricket18 minutes ago

IPL 2019 | Twitter explodes as Gaylestorm hits Delhi and Colin Ingram makes successful effort to stop it

When Chris Gayle gets going, it is really tough to stop him. He smashed the spinners, especially Sandeep Lamicchane, all around the park. As a result, he scored his 50 in just 25 balls. But a stunning effort from Colin Ingram on the boundary line saw him walking back. Twitterati reacted.
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newscricket3 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Steve Smith's fighting fifty on his captaincy comeback

Rajasthan Royals after sacking Ajinkya Rahane, gave the responsibility of leading the side to Steve Smith. Steve Smith played a spectacular knock of 59 off 48 to carry his team over the line. Twitter reacted on the same and lavished praise on Smith for his masterclass against Mumbai Indians.
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newscricket3 hours ago

BCCI ombudsman asks Sourav Ganguly to give fresh submission in conflict of interest matter

BCCI ombudsman DK Jain has asked CAB President and Delhi Capitals advisor Sourav Ganguly to provide a written submission in a conflict of interest case against him. Three cricket fans from Bengal have raised questions regarding Ganguly’s dual role as CAB president and DC advisor at the same time.
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newscricket4 hours ago

Hardik Pandya will replicate his magical form in World Cup as well, says his coach Jitendra Singh

Hardik Pandya’s coach Jitendra Singh is certain that the all-rounder will continue his current form in the upcoming World Cup as well. Pandya has been unstoppable for Mumbai Indians in the ongoing Indian Premier League and has inflicted massive damage with his all-round skills.
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newscricket5 hours ago

Twitter reacts on Rajasthan Royals' collective effort to bring Jaydev Unadkat down

Mumbai Indians managed to post a decent total of 161 despite losing an early wicket of Rohit Sharma. Jofra Archer dropped as many as three catches and Mumbai's batsmen made full use of it. Twitter lashes out on Archer's poor fielding that made Jaydev Unadkat's bowling look expensive.
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newscricket5 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Jonny Bairstow to leave for England World Cup camp after SRH-CSK game on April 23

Sunrisers Hyderabad opener Jonny Bairstow will leave for England World Cup preparations on April 23 after the high-voltage battle against Chennai Super Kings. The maverick opener will now render his services for two games against KKR first and then CSK, which will be his last this season.
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newscricket6 hours ago

Seven Indian players to play County cricket before World Test Championship

After Ajinkya Rahane’s county stint report, a BCCI official has revealed that as many as seven Indian players will feature in the ongoing County Championship. Cheteshwar Pujara, who played County last year, has a three-year contract with Yorkshire and is set to play there again this season.
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newscricket7 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Chris Gayle and KL Rahul at the top are a force to be reckoned with, feels Ryan Harris

Kings XI Punjab bowling coach Ryan Harris has heaped praised on his side’s opening pair of Chris Gayle and KL Rahul by saying that the duo is a nightmare for the opposition. Gayle and Rahul have managed to get emphatic starts for their side and have wreaked havoc in the powerplay overs.
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newscricket7 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Steve Smith replaces Ajinkya Rahane as Rajasthan Royals’ captain

Rajasthan Royals have appointed Steve Smith as the skipper for the remaining matches of the IPL 2019 as the franchise sacked Ajinkya Rahane just ahead of their game against Mumbai Indians. Rahane has endured a tough season as the skipper as his side is currently placed seventh on the points table.
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