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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | ICC announce T20 World Cup Qualifier schedule and draw

The ICC has announced the schedule and draw for the 2020 T20 World Cup Qualifier tournament in the United Arab Emirates. The 14-team tournament, which will run from October 18 to November 2 in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, will offer a total of six qualifying berths to the main tournament.
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newscricket2 years ago

ICC hands Hong Kong cricketing duo lifetime ban for fixing

ICC, on Monday, released a statement that it had decided to make brothers Irfan and Nadeem Ahmed ineligible to participate in any cricketing activity during their lifetime after they were found guilty of match-fixing. Compatriot Haseeb Amjad was also handed a five-year suspension for the same.
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newscricket2 years ago

Trent Johnston announced as the new coach of Hong Kong cricket team

Former Ireland cricketer Trent Johnston has been announced as the next Hong Kong cricket coach as they gear up for the T20 World Cup Qualifiers to be held in the UAE in October. He has earlier coached the Ireland women’s team and took on acted as a National Academy Fast Bowling coach.
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newscricket3 years ago

Asia Cup | India will go with 'positive and strong' mindset against Pakistan, promises Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan has stated that despite not getting an off day after their opening tie against Hong Kong, the Indian side will come out to play against arch-rivals Pakistan with a positive mindset. The Indian opener also praised the Hong Kong openers for putting up an exceptional show against them.
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newscricket3 years ago

Asia Cup | Game against Hong Kong wasn't going to be easy, says Rohit Sharma

After India's lackluster show against Hong Kong in its first Asia Cup game, Rohit Sharma has mentioned that they knew that the game against Hong Kong was not going to be easy and said that there are no excuses to be made. He also stated that this game was a great learning curve for the bowlers.
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newscricket3 years ago

Asia Cup | India vs Hong Kong | 10 Things you missed - From the beautiful Dubai night lights to the crowd going crazy on MSD's arrival

Yes! We are back to tell that you haven't watched the match closely and have missed a lot of things because you had to open the door as your food order arrived. Don't worry, we have got your back. Here are the 10 things you missed from today match between India and Hong Kong!
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newscricket3 years ago

VIDEO | MS Dhoni walks back to pavilion without even looking at umpire’s decision

When it comes to setting examples, no one quite does it like MS Dhoni. As a leader, he had done many, and as a keeper, well, he is terrific, but today, the honest cricketer and the sportsman that is MSD, walked back to the pavilion after edging a ball even before the umpire raised his finger.
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newscricket3 years ago

Hong Kong matches to get ODI status in Asia Cup

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has decided to give ODI status to all matches involving Hong Kong in the upcoming Asia Cup scheduled to begin from September 15. Hong Kong joined five other teams from the continent with ODI status after winning the qualifiers in Malaysia last week.
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newscricket3 years ago

Asia Cup | Hong Kong joins India, Pakistan in Group A after winning qualifier

Hong Kong pipped the United Arab Emirates by two wickets to win the Asia Cup qualifiers in Kuala Lumpur and join India and Pakistan in Group A of the main draw starting from September 15. Hong Kong will meet Pakistan on September 16 and India on 18th in the group stage of the six-team event.
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newscricket6 years ago

We have done well in T20 format apart from one T20 World cup: Dhoni

Ahead of the upcoming Asia Cup T20 in Bangladesh next week and the ICC World T20 in India in March, Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni reiterated his team's position as one of the favourites for the T20 tournaments by saying that the team has played well in all T20 World Cups apart from one.
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