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newscricket25 days ago

IPL 2021 Player auction list announced; S Sreesanth fails to make the cut

The final list of all players set to go under the hammer in the auction for IPL 2021 was released on Thursday, and while a total of 292 cricketers were shortlisted, Kerala’s S Sreesanth failed to make the cut. Arjun Tendulkar, the son of Sachin, also made the cut, as did 42-year-old Nayan Doshi.
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newscricketa month ago

Reports | Maxwell, Smith, Harbhajan and Jadhav among 11 players with INR 2 crore base price

A total of 11 players are believed to have set their base price at 2 crore for the forthcoming IPL auction, with Glenn Maxwell, Steve Smith, Harbhajan Singh and Kedar Jadhav said to be 4 of the aforementioned 11. Mitchell Starc and Joe Root, however, have not enrolled their names in the auction.
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newscricket2 months ago

Twitter reacts to S Sreesanth's Anil Kumble leg-spin imitation to make immediate impact

S Sreesanth. Only his name is enough to make it to the headlines. He always does something unique or the other to hog the limelight. And he has struck again. Sreesanth imitated Anil Kumble's leg-spin action to perfection and not only that, even got himself a wicket against Andhra Pradesh in SMAT.
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featurecricket2 months ago

The Game Plan’nt | How India can(t) beat Australia and breach the Gabba fortress

No visiting side has breached ‘Fortress Gabba’ in 32 years, which means that it’s destined that the second string India ‘A’ team will walk away with the BG Trophy in precisely five days’ time. How they can win is something that’s been widely discussed, so we’ve thrown in a few ideas that could work.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

Twitter reacts to Yashavi Jaiswal blasting Sreesanth into oblivion after receiving unwarranted stare

Yashasvi Jaiswal and Sreesanth are separated by 17 years, yet when their paths crossed in the ongoing Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, the duo put on a show for the ages. After struggling for two overs and more, Jaiswal struck Sreesanth for 6,6 and 4 after receiving an intimidating ‘stare’ from the bowler.
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newscricket2 months ago

Twitter reacts to superstar Mohammed Azharuddeen smashing 37-ball 100 to decimate Mumbai

A strong performance in a televised domestic game can turn the life of a cricketer around, and Kerala’s Mohammed Azharuddeen on Wednesday took the first step to securing a bumper IPL contract. The swashbuckling opener smashed the second fastest ton in SMAT history to catapult into fame.
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featurecricket2 months ago

Goodbye 2020, Hello 2021: what to expect from from the world of cricket this year

So now that we have got 2020 out of our system and swooped right into the new year, what’s really going to happen in the world of cricket? A lot of things. For starters, we are going to witness 12 months of non-stop Indian cricket action, but apart from that, what other things to expect?
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket2 months ago

I’ve been receiving inquiries from IPL franchises, reveals S Sreesanth

S Sreesanth, who is set to return to professional cricket after seven years, in the forthcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, has revealed that he’s already been contacted by IPL franchises, and asserted that it is his duty to now stay fit. Sreesanth will represent Kerala in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
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newscricket3 months ago

S Sreesanth named in Kerala probables list for Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

S Sreesanth is in line to play his first professional cricket match since 2013 after being named in Kerala’s probables list for the 2020/21 edition of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Sreesanth, who was handed a 7-year ban for his alleged involvement in spot fixing, served out his ban in September.
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newscricket3 months ago

S Sreesanth to make return in President’s T20 Cup in Kerala

S Sreesanth, who two months ago served out his seven-year ban for his alleged involvement in the IPL 2013 spot-fixing scandal, is set to mark his return in the President’s T20 Cup in his home state of Kerala. Sreesanth’s last professional game came 7.5 years ago in IPL 2013 against KXIP.
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