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India to host New Zealand, West Indies, Sri Lanka and South Africa in 2021-22 home season

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) confirmed on Monday, September 20, that New Zealand, West Indies, Sri Lanka and South Africa will tour India for their upcoming home season, spread across November 2021 and June 2022. The fixtures include four Tests, three ODIs and 14 T20Is.
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newscricket11 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | West Indies recall Ravi Rampaul for T20 World Cup, Sunil Narine miss out

Ravi Rampaul, who last played a T20I for West Indies in 2015, has been recalled to the national side for the T20 World Cup in the UAE. The selectors have axed Sunil Narine from the squad while Sheldon Cottell and Jason Holder were named on the standby list along with Akeal Hosein and Darren Bravo.
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newscricket17 days ago

Afghanistan planning to host Australia and West Indies for T20I tri-series, says ACB CEO Hamid Shinwari

Amid Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, ACB CEO Hamid Shinwari has said that the board is hopeful of hosting West Indies and Australia for a T20I tri-series. He added that the Afghanistan Cricket Board is planning to conduct the series either in Qatar or UAE ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.
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newscricket24 days ago

Afghanistan Cricket Board looking to hold camp in Qatar or Abu Dhabi ahead of T20 World Cup

ACB CEO, Hamid Shinwari, stated that the board is looking to hold camp either in Abu Dhabi or Qatar, ahead of the T20 WC which is scheduled to begin from October 17. He added that the board is hopeful of playing a tri-series with Australia and West Indies before the marquee event.
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newscricketa month ago

Shaheen Afridi climbs to career-best No. 8 in ICC Test bowling rankings

Pakistan pacer Shaheen Afridi, who played a pivotal role in Pakistan's second Test win over West Indies, has moved to No. 8 position in the latest ICC Test rankings for bowlers. Fawad Alam, Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, Jason Holder and Jayden Seales too, moved up in the rankings.
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newscricketa month ago

WI vs PAK: Shaheen Shah Afridi takes 10 wickets to help Pakistan level 2-Test series 1-1

Shaheen Shah Afridi bagged another 4 wickets in the second innings as Pakistan defeated West Indies by 109 runs to level the 2-Test series 1-1. The match also witnessed Fawad Alam score 124 not out runs in the first innings.
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newscricketa month ago

West Indies are favorites to win T20 WC in UAE, declares Daren Sammy

Daren Sammy stated that West Indies are the favorites to win their third title in the shortest format in this year's T20 World Cup. He also added that the Windies have players with caliber who can attack and claim victory over any team in the upcoming T20 WC in UAE which begins on October 17.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Chirpy Jason Holder sledges Mohammad Rizwan from slips

West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder was at his chirping best while sledging Pakistan wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan from the slip cordon during the opening day of the second Test in Kingston.
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newscricketa month ago

Joe Root rises to No.2 position in the ICC Test rankings 

England skipper Joe Root, who has been going through a purple patch with the bat, has risen to the No.2 spot in the ICC Test rankings for batsmen. Indian opener KL Rahul, pacer Mohammed Siraj and English pacers James Anderson and Mark Wood also made gains after the second Test at Lord's.
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newscricketa month ago

WI vs PAK | Dropped catches cost us the game, rues Babar Azam

Pakistan skipper Babar Azam admitted that missed opportunities in the field cost his side dearly, after they went down to West Indies by just one wicket in the thrilling first Test in Jamaica. The 26-year-old, however, praised his bowlers for putting up a great fight while defending a low score.
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