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T20 WC: India to face arch-rivals Pakistan on October 24

T20 WC: India to face arch-rivals Pakistan on October 24

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): The much-awaited high-octane clash between India and Pakistan in the upcoming T20 World Cup will take place on October 24 in Dubai.Speaking to ANI, sources in the know of developments confirmed the date. "Yes, the arch-rivals will clash on October 24."Last month, t...

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Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal allowed to resume club cricket

Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal allowed to resume club cricket

Lahore, Aug 4 (IANS) Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal has been allowed to resume club cricket activities as part of his rehabilitation process, which commenced last month. In July this year, Akmal had apologised for not reporting corrupt approaches, for which the 31-year-old was banned for 12 months.The ...

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IPL 2021: KKR captain Eoin Morgan confirms participation in UAE leg

IPL 2021: KKR captain Eoin Morgan confirms participation in UAE leg

New Delhi [India], August 4 (ANI): England's limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan has confirmed he will return to lead the Kolkata Knight Riders for the rescheduled second half of the IPL in the UAE following the postponement of England's limited-overs tour to Bangladesh.Speaking after his London Spiri...

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Thakur may play first Test vs England, hints Kohli

Thakur may play first Test vs England, hints Kohli

Nottingham: Facing a shortage of pace bowling all-rounders, India may field pacer Shardul Thakur in the first Test against England that begins here on Wednesday, India skipper Virat Kohli has hinted.Thakur had played a key role with both bat and ball -- picking seven wickets and scoring 67 -- in hel...

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West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo plays his final T20I match 'in the Caribbean'

West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo plays his final T20I match 'in the Caribbean'

Georgetown [Guyana], August 3 (ANI): Dwayne Bravo, the two-time T20I World Champion, on Tuesday announced that today's match against Pakistan in Guyana will be his last international match on home soil.Bravo made the disclosure to his teammates in the team huddle and via Cricket West Indies (CWI) so...

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Eng vs Ind: Don't care whether I dismiss Kohli or not, says Anderson

Eng vs Ind: Don't care whether I dismiss Kohli or not, says Anderson

Nottingham [UK], August 3 (ANI): Ahead of the Test series against India, England pacer James Anderson on Tuesday said that he does not care whether he dismisses Virat Kohli or not as long as someone else is managing to take his wicket in the series.India and England will be locking horns in five Tes...

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I probably won't go to the IPL, says Pat Cummins

I probably won't go to the IPL, says Pat Cummins

Melbourne [Australia], August 3 (ANI): Australia and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) pacer Pat Cummins is likely to miss the resumption of the 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the UAE from September 19.The 14th season, which was postponed in May this year in the wake of the COVID-19 pa...

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Eng vs Ind: Sehwag, Agarkar in Hindi commentary panel, Gavaskar, Cook to share expertise in 'LIVE studio' show

Eng vs Ind: Sehwag, Agarkar in Hindi commentary panel, Gavaskar, Cook to share expertise in 'LIVE studio' show

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 3 (ANI): Former India skipper Sunil Gavaskar, Virender Sehwag, ex-England captains Alastair Cook and Nasser Hussain are among eminent panelists named for the upcoming India-England Test series. India and England will lock horns in a five-match Test series beginn...

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Set to overtake Kumble, Anderson ready to play all 5 Tests vs India

Set to overtake Kumble, Anderson ready to play all 5 Tests vs India

Nottingham, Aug 3 (IANS) England pace bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad, who have been playing alternate Test matches in recent times and have a combined tally of 1,140 Test wickets, may be pressed into attack together for all five Tests against India as the hosts are missing Jofra Archer and ...

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Rahul, Vihari emerge options to open for India in 1st Test

Rahul, Vihari emerge options to open for India in 1st Test

Nottingham: Injury-stricken India, yet to get their reinforcements, will take on England in the first Test from Wednesday with hopes of ending a streak of series losses which extend to 2011. Even as they have conquered Australia twice over the last decade, India have managed to win just two of the 1...

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