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ECB receives 'threatening email" relating to New Zealand Cricket, extra security for NZ Women Players in England

New Zealand Cricket on Tuesday boosted security around the women's national team currently touring England as a precaution after a threatening email was received by ECB officials. This comes after NZC last week abruptly abandoned the men's team tour of Pakistan over security concerns.
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newscricket2 hours ago

ENG vs PAK | Disappointed with England, they failed a member of cricket fraternity, states Ramiz Raja

Pakistan Cricket Board's newly-appointed chairman Ramiz Raja has expressed his disappointment after the England and Wales Cricket Board decided to cancel their tour of Pakistan. The ECB cancelled the tour in wake of security concerns in Pakistan after New Zealand cancelled their tour of Pakistan.
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newscricket14 hours ago

More trouble for Pakistan as England too call off their white-ball tour of the country

Days after New Zealand cited security concerns and called off their white-ball tour of Pakistan minutes before its start in Rawalpindi, England Cricket Board (ECB) also decided against sending their men and women's cricket team to the country. The men's team was scheduled to play two T20Is.
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newscricketa day ago

Playing England-Pakistan matches in UAE more sensible, asserts Michael Vaughan

Michael Vaughan is of the opinion that playing England-Pakistan matches in UAE is more sensible than completely canceling the tour. Ahead of the T20 World Cup in UAE which is scheduled to begin on October 19, the Three Lions are due to play a two-match T20I series in Pakistan next month.
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newscricketa day ago

Ashes 2021 | Happy to get on a plane to Australia for Ashes, asserts Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad has stated he is hopeful of taking part in the Ashes in Australia, which is scheduled to begin on December 8. The 35-year-old further added that the English players are expecting the bio-bubble system in the Ashes to be less restrictive than England’s tour of India earlier this year.
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newscricket2 days ago

Can understand why India cricketers panicked and backed out of Manchester Test, says Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad has stated that he understands why the Indian cricketers showed discomfort in playing the final Test in Manchester. Notably, the series decider was cancelled on September 10, after a fourth member of Team India support staff tested positive for Covid-19 on the eve of the match.
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newscricket3 days ago

IND vs ENG | Absolutely no regrets on attending book launch event in London, insists Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri has insisted that he has absolutely no regrets over attending the book launch event in London which allegedly led to him testing positive for COVID 19. The fifth Test between India and England was cancelled two hours before the scheduled start due to concerns in the Indian camp.
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newscricket4 days ago

Ashes 2021 | I'll be fit and ready for the Ashes, affirms Tim Paine

Australia Test captain Tim Paine is confident that he will be ready for the home Ashes series, after having decided to undergo a surgery to fix a bulging disc in his neck. Paine believes that he made the right call to go under the knife, with an aim to prolong his first-class career.
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newscricket5 days ago

IPL 2021 | Looking forward to learn from Anil Kumble at the IPL, says Adil Rashid

England leg-spinner Adil Rashid, who was recently roped in by Punjab Kings as Jhye Richardson’s replacement, is keen on acquiring leg-spin bowling lessons from the team head-coach Anil Kumble. He also believed that playing the tournament in the UAE will benefit him ahead of the T20 World Cup.
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newscricket6 days ago

If Virat Kohli returns to his old form, he'll deliver a triple-hundred, asserts Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev has dispelled all the talks regarding Virat Kohli’s recent form, and stated that the right-hander could deliver with a triple-hundred, once he's back to his fluent best. The former World Cup winning captain also stated that captaincy had nothing to do with Kohli's recent batting returns.
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