newscricket11 hours ago

Motera to accommodate over 1 lakh fans in largest cricket stadium

India is known for doing big things in cricket, be it the fans or the quality of players and now the nation is just one step away from donning the accolade of the largest cricket stadium in the world. According to latest reports, ninety percent of the construction work has been completed already.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Cricketing activities will not be affected in non-compliant states, says COA chief Vinod Rai

Non-compliant state units like Tamil Nadu and Haryana risk losing their voting rights in the BCCI but their cricketing activities will not be affected after the elections, COA chief Vinod Rai said on Monday. Besides Tamil Nadu and Haryana, Arunachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand remain non-compliant.
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newscricket14 hours ago

Pakistan must only care about their performance regardless of the visitors' squad quality, says Javed Miandad

After some top Sri Lankan cricketers opted out of their upcoming tour of Pakistan due to security reasons, former skipper Javed Miandad has advised the team to not focus on the touring party and urged them to put on their best show. Three ODIs and as many T20Is are scheduled in the tour.
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newscricket16 hours ago

ICC Test Rankings | Virat Kohli holds onto second spot among batsmen

Virat Kohli has held on to his second spot in the newly released ICC Test rankings for batsmen, as Steve Smith consolidated his position at the top of the chart. Cheteshwar Pujara remains fourth after his poor run in West Indies, while Jasprit Bumrah is in third place among the bowlers.
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newscricket17 hours ago

Vinesh Phogat needs to maintain Zen-like concentration throughout the six minutes, says coach Woller Akos

Vinesh Phogat’s personal coach Woller Akos believes that she needs to maintain Zen-like concentration from "zero to six minutes" to stamp her authority in the 53kg at the global level. Ahead of Vinesh’s fourth World Championship, Akos has already outlined a proper training program for his ward.
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newscricket18 hours ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | Nothing to prove to anyone, I play on my own terms, says Ambati Rayudu

Indian batsman Ambati Rayudu is unapologetic and has made it clear that he's unanswerable to anyone regarding his return from retirement. The 33-year-old seems to be in good form, looking at his training session with the Hyderabad team at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, on Sunday.
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newscricket19 hours ago

BCCI accepts Dinesh Karthik's unconditional apology over violation of contract clauses

The Board of Cricket Control in India, on Monday, accepted Dinesh Karthik's "unconditional apology" that he made over the CPL dressing room row. The said cricketer had violated a contract clause when he watched a Caribbean Premier League game from a participating team's dressing room.
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newscricket20 hours ago

T20 tri-series | Cricket is a team sport, and we’re not playing as a team, admits Shakib Al Hasan

Shakib Al Hasan has rued his team’s inability to perform collectively after their 25-run loss against Afghanistan at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium on Sunday. Although he acknowledges that the visitors are a better T20 outfit than them, Shakib feels that his team gifted Afghanistan a win yesterday.
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newscricket20 hours ago

Rohit must stick to his strengths, rather than changing his game according to Tests, says Nayan Mongia

Nayan Mongia, who knows a thing or two about being a makeshift opener, has stated that Rohit Sharma must stick to his strengths rather than change his game according to Tests. Mongia further added that Test requires a massive adjustment in mindset and an original opener would have been better.
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newscricket21 hours ago

If Rishabh Pant keeps repeating his mistakes, there will be a rap on the knuckles, says Ravi Shastri

India head coach Ravi Shastri has cautioned Rishabh Pant that he will come under schoolboy-level disciplining if he continues to throw his wicket away regardless of his capabilities. And with the T20 World Cup just over a year away, Shastri expects to have a pool of 18 players to choose from.
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