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newscricket20 days ago

Washington Sundar will return to cricket in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

Washington Sundar has been included in the 20-member Tamil Nadu squad for the upcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy starting November 4. Sundar is currently recovering from a finger injury sustained before the Test series against England and will miss the IPL 2021 and the T20 World Cup in UAE.
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featurecricketa month ago

Indefatigable spirit and incredible squad depth - the very ethos of Virat Kohli’s India

From Melbourne to Lord’s and from Gabba to The Oval, the Indian Test team has enjoyed the wondrous highs of overseas triumphs within a period of nine months, the grandiosity of which is perhaps unlike anything before. The success story though, goes much beyond the star cast.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2021 | RCB all-rounder Washington Sundar ruled out of UAE leg due to finger injury

Royal Challengers Bangalore on Monday announced that their all-rounder Washington Sundar will not be part of the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL), starting September 19 in UAE, due to a finger injury. RCB face KKR on September 20 in their first match of the resumed IPL 2021 season.
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newscricket3 months ago

Washington Sundar is the off-spinner that India will need in World T20, opines Saba Karim

Saba Karim has picked his 15-member India squad, which he believes is the one that should play in the ICC T20 World Cup in October where players like Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Washington Sundar and Shreyas Iyer were selected. Shikhar Dhawan and Yuzvendra Chahal's names could not meet the list.
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newscricket3 months ago

Washington Sundar, Gill and Avesh Khan ruled out of England tour; Shaw and Suryakumar roped in as replacements

The BCCI have confirmed that the trio of Washington Sundar, Avesh Khan and Shubman Gill have been officially ruled out of the England tour due to injuries, with Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav roped in as replacements. When Shaw and Suryakumar will fly to England, however, remains unclear.
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newscricket3 months ago

Reports | Indian players in Sri Lanka could fly to England as injury replacements

In the wake of Washington Sundar’s finger injury worsening, it is believed that the BCCI are reportedly pondering the option to fly players currently in Sri Lanka to the UK, post the conclusion of the three T20Is. Shubman Gill, Avesh Khan and Sundar are all set to miss the England tour.
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newscricket3 months ago

Kohli and Rahane rested from warm-up game against County XI as precaution, reveals BCCI

The BCCI, in a release, revealed that India's skipper Virat Kohli and vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane were ruled out of the practice game against County XI due to fitness concerns. The BCCI also revealed that India had to lend two players to the County XI side upon the host's request.
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featurecricket4 months ago

Evaluating India’s opening options for England Tests in the absence of Shubman Gill

With incumbent Shubman Gill set to miss a chunk of the five-match series against England, team India have been left with a decision to make on the opening front. SportsCafe looks at the six possible candidates in the squad, and evaluates the pros and cons of every individual in contention.
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newscricket6 months ago

ENG vs IND | Really think India have a very good chance at winning with a 3-2 scoreline, predicts Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid, in an interaction on Sunday, stated that he really thinks India have a very good chance at beating England in their own backyard with a scoreline of 3-2 in India’s favour. While stating that the squad looks balanced, he pointed out perhaps Kuldeep Yadav could have been picked.
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newscricket6 months ago

PUMA India ropes in RCB duo of Washington Sundar and Devdutt Padikkal

Global sports brand PUMA has signed a long-term partnership deal with two up and coming players, Washington Sundar and Devdutt Padikkal. The duo joins PUMA’s impressive roaster of cricketers that include Indian captain Virat Kohli and Punjab Kings skipper KL Rahul.
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