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newscricket4 days ago

India vs England | Postponed fifth Test to be played from July 1, 2022

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Friday confirmed that the postponed Manchester Test between India and England will be played at Edgbaston from July 1, 2022. The board added that the Test match will not be played at Old Trafford because of complexities in the schedule.
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newscricket8 days ago

Ashes 2021 | Being inexperienced might not be an excuse to not score runs, says Dan Lawrence

Dan Lawrence is of the opinion that the youngsters in England’s batting unit should score runs in the Ashes and being inexperienced might not be an excuse if they fail to do so. He further added that he would like to be more consistent and put all his efforts into being the best cricketer.
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newscricket13 days ago

Reports | Joe Root eyes maiden IPL stint in 2022

England Test captain, Joe Root is hoping to make his IPL debut in the 15th edition of the tournament. Root, who has so far featured in 32 T20Is for England, has stated that at some point he is desperate to be a part of an IPL season, and would like to enter his name in the 2022 mega auction.
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newscricket16 days ago

Ashes 2021-22 | No Ben Stokes, Sam Curran in England's 17-member Ashes squad

England head coach Chris Silverwood on Sunday announced a 17-player squad for the Ashes series in Australia, beginning December 8. Ben Stokes, who has taken an indefinite break from cricket, was not available for selection, while Sam Curran too, failed to make the cut due to stress fracture injury.
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newscricket17 days ago

Ashes 2021 | Tim Paine showed lack of class with his comments on Joe Root, says Michael Vaughan

Michael Vaughan has slammed Australia Test skipper Tim Paine saying that as a leader himself, Paine needs to show a bit of empathy for England skipper Joe Root. Very recently, Paine said that Joe Root can choose to miss the Ashes if he is not comfortable with the quarantine rules and bio-bubbles.
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newscricket17 days ago

ECB gives its approval for the Ashes to go ahead subject to several critical conditions

England and Wales Cricket Board(ECB) has recently given its approval for the Ashes between England and Australia to go ahead but the decision is subject to several conditions. The statement from ECB also said that the board expects assistance from Cricket Australia in resolving these matters.
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newscricket20 days ago

Reports | England players are set to play the Ashes 2021 after further talks

The England Men’s team is reportedly ready to play the Ashes 2021 as they spoke to the top brasses of Cricket Australia on Tuesday about their concerns on the strict COVID-19 guidelines. The England and Wales Cricket Board has asked the players to make a decision till the end of the week.
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newscricket22 days ago

Ashes 2021 | Proud of England’s Test team who kept the show on road in difficult circumstances, says Nasser Hussain

Nasser Hussain has stated that he is proud of England’s Test team who kept the show on road during the challenging covid-19 pandemic. He further lashed at Cricket Australia's criticism, as he stressed upon the difficulties players face while spending long time in strict bio-bubbles.
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newscricket25 days ago

Ashes 2021 | The Ashes are going ahead, whether Joe Root is here or not, asserts Tim Paine

The skipper of the Australia Test team, Tim Paine has said that the Ashes will be played with or without the presence of Joe Root. England skipper Joe Root and his team have expressed doubt over the Ashes tour due to bubble fatigue and strict Covid protocols in Australia.
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newscricketa month ago

Moeen Ali has been a wonderful role model, he leaves a legacy, states Joe Root

Joe Root has stated Moeen Ali has been a great role model and leaves a legacy after having done fabulous things in Test cricket for England. The 34-year-old, who played 64 Tests since his debut in 2014 against Sri Lanka, announced his retirement from Test cricket on Monday, September 27
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