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Soumya Sarkar guides B'desh to win in series decider vs Zimbabwe

Soumya Sarkar guides B'desh to win in series decider vs Zimbabwe

Harare, July 26 (IANS) Soumya Sarkar returned figures of 2/19 with the ball before scoring a career-best 68 as Bangladesh defeated Zimbabwe by five wickets to take the T20 International series 2-1 at the Harare Sports Club.Opting to bat first on Sunday night, Zimbabwe scored 193 for 5 in the allotte...

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West Indies-Pakistan T20I series reduced to four matches

West Indies-Pakistan T20I series reduced to four matches

Bridgetown (Barbados), July 26 (IANS) The Pakistan limited-overs cricket team will play one match less in the T20 International series against the West Indies, the adjustment necessitated due to changes in the fixtures in the ongoing ODI series against Australia.Pakistan were scheduled to play five ...

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I don't look at what others are doing, focus lies on performing well: Chahal

I don't look at what others are doing, focus lies on performing well: Chahal

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 26 (ANI): After defeating Sri Lanka in the first T20I of the three-match series, India spinner Yuzvendra Chahal said that is not concerned about the healthy competition between the spinners in the squad as his prime focus lies is on performing well for the Men in Blue.Bhuvn...

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CWI drop one T20I from upcoming series against Pakistan

CWI drop one T20I from upcoming series against Pakistan

Bridgetown [Barbados], July 26 (ANI): Cricket West Indies (CWI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have announced a revised match schedule for the upcoming "Osaka Presents PSO Carient T20 Cup" between the West Indies and Pakistan in the Caribbean.A four-match T20I series, has been agreed, schedule...

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Knew spinners would do the job on this wicket: Dhawan

Knew spinners would do the job on this wicket: Dhawan

Colombo, July 26 (IANS) Shikhar Dhawan, India's stand-in skipper for the tour of Sri Lanka, said he had faith in his spinners to pull off a win in the first T20 International against Sri Lanka. India defeated the home team by 38 runs to take 1-0 lead in the three-match series."We knew our spinners w...

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SL vs Ind: Dhawan backs Prithvi Shaw to come good in second T20I

SL vs Ind: Dhawan backs Prithvi Shaw to come good in second T20I

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 26 (ANI): Prithvi Shaw registered a golden duck on his debut in the first T20I on Sunday but skipper Shikhar Dhawan feels the opening batsman will bounce back in the next game against Sri Lanka.Bhuvneshwar Kumar picked four while Deepak Chahar scalped two wickets as India d...

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Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Suryakumar star as India defeat Sri Lanka in first T20I

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Suryakumar star as India defeat Sri Lanka in first T20I

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 26 (ANI): Bhuvneshwar Kumar picked four while Deepak Chahar scalped two wickets as India defeated Sri Lanka by 38 runs in the first T20I on Sunday.Indian bowlers got the job done without any trouble as the visitors took a 1-0 lead in the three-match T20I series. India bundl...

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1st T20I: India beat Sri Lanka by 38 runs

1st T20I: India beat Sri Lanka by 38 runs

Colombo, July 25 (IANS) India put up a commanding display to defeat Sri Lanka by 38 runs in the first T20 International here at the R Premadasa Stadium on Sunday. While India made 164/5 which looked within Sri Lanka's range, the bowlers led by Bhuvneshwar Kumar (2/21) and Deepak Chahar (2/24) ensure...

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Suspended IPL 2021 to resume with CSK-MI clash on September 19

Suspended IPL 2021 to resume with CSK-MI clash on September 19

New Delhi: The remaining 31 matches of the suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) will be played over a period of 27 days in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from September 19 to October 15 with Dubai hosting 13 matches, Sharjah 10 and Abu Dhabi eight, the Indian cricket board announced on Sunday.The f...

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1st T20I: India score 164/5 against Sri Lanka

1st T20I: India score 164/5 against Sri Lanka

Colombo, July 25 (IANS) Suryakumar Yadav's 50 (off 34 balls) and skipper Shikhar Dhawan's 46 (off 36 balls) helped India score 164/5 in 20 overs in the first T20 International here at the R Premadasa Stadium on Sunday.The two batsmen's knocks kept India steady in the face of some disciplined Sri Lan...

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