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Pitch in Barbados absolutely ridiculous, unacceptable for international cricket: Pollard

Pitch in Barbados absolutely ridiculous, unacceptable for international cricket: Pollard

Bridgetown [Barbados], July 27 (ANI): After suffering a 1-2 ODI series defeat against Australia, West Indies skipper Kieron Pollard termed the pitch in Barbados as "absolutely ridiculous", saying it is unacceptable for international cricket.Mitchell Starc's three-wicket haul and Matthew Wade's unbea...

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Eng vs Ind: Was important to stay patient and wait for my turn in Tests, says KL Rahul

Eng vs Ind: Was important to stay patient and wait for my turn in Tests, says KL Rahul

Durham [UK], July 27 (ANI): India batsman KL Rahul has said it is important for him to stay patient and wait for his turn in the longest format of the game.Last week, Rahul scored a century for the Indians in the three-day warm-up game against County Select XI. The batting line-up failed but Rahul a...

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Tendulkar comes to aid of 19-year-old Dipti, helps her pursue dream of becoming doctor

Tendulkar comes to aid of 19-year-old Dipti, helps her pursue dream of becoming doctor

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Little Master Sachin Tendulkar has come to the aid of 19-year-old Dipti Vishvasrao, a resident of Zarye village in Ratnagiri district, and the latter is now on course towards becoming the first lady doctor from her village.Even though she was a brilliant ...

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Starc takes three as Australia clinch ODI series vs West Indies

Starc takes three as Australia clinch ODI series vs West Indies

Bridgetown (Barbados), July 27 (IANS) Australia's bowling attack proved too strong for West Indies in the decisive third and final One-day International, as the visitors won by six wickets to clinch the series 2-1 at the Kensington Oval on Tuesday (IST).Australia bowled out the home side for 152 off...

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Starc, Wade shine as Australia defeat Windies in 3rd ODI, take series 2-1

Starc, Wade shine as Australia defeat Windies in 3rd ODI, take series 2-1

Bridgetown [Barbados], July 27 (ANI): Mitchell Starc's three-wicket haul and Matthew Wade's unbeaten 51-run knock helped Australia defeat West Indies by six wickets in the third and final ODI on Monday (local time) here at the Kensington Oval.With this win, Australia won the three-match series 2-1.C...

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Focus on Shaw, Yadav as India look to seal series (Preview, 2nd T20I)

Focus on Shaw, Yadav as India look to seal series (Preview, 2nd T20I)

Colombo, July 26 (IANS) India will aim to seal the T20 International series when they take on Sri Lanka in the second of the three-match series at the R Premadasa Stadium here on Tuesday.India have already won the ODI series 2-1. Two members of the Indian team in Sri Lanka, Prithvi Shaw and Suryakum...

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The Hundred: Jemimah continues good form, smashes 60

The Hundred: Jemimah continues good form, smashes 60

Nottingham, July 26 (IANS) Indian international batswoman Jemimah Rodrigues continued her impressive form in The Hundred tournament scoring 60 off 41 deliveries (10x4s) to help Northern Superchargers Women beat Trent Rockets Women by 27 runs.The right-handed opener, who is just 20, set up a 64-run p...

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Shaw, Yadav to fly to England for Test series as Sundar, Avesh ruled out

Shaw, Yadav to fly to England for Test series as Sundar, Avesh ruled out

New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav have been named as injury replacements for India's Test matches in England beginning next month and will travel to the country at the end of the ongoing T20I series in Sri Lanka.After days of speculation, the Board of Control for Cricket in...

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Worked with coaches, Jayant Yadav to return to form: Chahal

Worked with coaches, Jayant Yadav to return to form: Chahal

Colombo, July 26 (IANS) India leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, who on Sunday night kept the Sri Lankan innings in check in the middle-overs, has kept his place in the Indian team intact even as Chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav, with whom he had helped India win matches in the past, has faded away.The 31-y...

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Eng vs Ind: Suryakumar and Shaw named replacements as Gill, Avesh and Sundar are out with injury

Eng vs Ind: Suryakumar and Shaw named replacements as Gill, Avesh and Sundar are out with injury

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 26 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday informed that the All-India Senior Selection Committee has named Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav as replacements for the upcoming Test series against England as all-rounder Washington Sundar, ba...

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