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newscricket24 days ago

Stuart Binny’s contribution to Karnataka Cricket is beyond measure, states Sourav Ganguly

Former India captain and BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has lauded all-rounder Stuart Binny for his immense contribution to the Karnataka State Cricket Association during his 17-year-long first-class career. Binny announced his retirement from all formats of the game on Monday, August 30.
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newscricket7 months ago

Vinay Kumar announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Legendary Karnataka pacer Vinay Kumar, who represented India in 41 international games, announced earlier today that he is retiring from all forms of the game and expressed that he was ‘fortunate’ to have played at the highest level. Kumar, 37, finished his stellar career with the Puducherry side.
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newscricket9 months ago

SMAT 2021 | Motera among five venues to host Elite group; Chennai will host plate group games

Ahead of its inauguration on the international level, BCCI in a mail to the cricket associations confirmed that Motera would be among five venues to host the elite group games. In the same email, the BCCI also confirmed that Bangalore, Kolkata, Indore, Mumbai and Chennai would be the other venues.
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newscricketa year ago

You definitely want to be following what Virat Kohli is doing, insists Karun Nair

Karun Nair has stated that Virat Kohli does most things right as a cricketer and his hard work makes him an inspiration for all budding cricketers. The Karnataka batsman has also added that he is a huge Cristiano Ronaldo fan and the way he has risen to the top has been an inspiring story.
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newscricketa year ago

Karnataka players undergo medical tests at M Chinnaswamy Stadium

A vast majority of the members of the Karnataka domestic cricket team, on Monday, underwent a variety of medical procedures and tests in the state association’s bid to restart training and cricket in the city. The players underwent routine examinations, including ECG, blood and respiratory tests.
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newscricketa year ago

KSCA hopes to begin training activity in July

In the wake of the latest SOP released by the MHA, the KSCA has announced that cricket activities are likely to resume in July. However, at the KSCA Managing Committee meeting, it was decided that training, camps and matches will restart only after the pandemic has completely subsided.
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newscricketa year ago

Yere Goud and Sreenath Aravind retained by Karnataka, confirms Fazal Khaleel

Newly appointed KSCA Chairman Fazal Khaleel confirmed that Men’s team head coach, Yere Goud, and bowling coach, Sreenath Aravind, are set to continue in their positions for the next season. The duo took Karnataka to the semis of Ranji last season, while helping them claim both white-ball titles.
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newscricketa year ago

Pursued my Test dream at the wrong time, feels Robin Uthappa

Robin Uthappa, who made his ODI debut for India way back in 2006 against England in Indore, has stated that his dream to become a Test cricketer forced him to alter his game late in his career but it didn’t work out. Uthappa further added that he wanted to have no regrets at the end of his career.
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newscricketa year ago

Rahul Dravid told me KL was a special talent when he was a kid, reveals Samuel Jayaraj

KL Rahul’s childhood coach Samuel Jayaraj has stated that Rahul Dravid was very impressed by a young KL Rahul scoring a double century in a U-13 game and told him to properly look after him. Jayaraj further added that Dravid gave a pep talk to Rahul after practice and he remembers that till date.
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newscricketa year ago

Relate to MS Dhoni because of a similar mindset, proclaims Manish Pandey

Manish Pandey has revealed that he has great admiration for his fellow army-fanatic Dhoni, as the duo shared a similar kind of interest growing up. Pandey further added that coming from an army family, he wanted to join the army but cricket became the default option after he played for Karnataka.
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