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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Iyer ton hands Mumbai 4th straight win

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Iyer ton hands Mumbai 4th straight win

Jaipur: Captain Shreyas Iyer scored a second consecutive century as Mumbai beat Rajasthan by 67 runs in the Vijay Hazare Trophy at the KL Saini Ground. It was Mumbai's fourth win on the trot in the tournament.Iyer scored 116 off 103 balls before falling to Ravi Bishnoi as Mumbai scored 317/7 in 50 o...

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New Zealand head coach hopeful of Ferguson return for Bangladesh T20Is

New Zealand head coach hopeful of Ferguson return for Bangladesh T20Is

Wellington [New Zealand], March 2 (ANI): New Zealand head coach Gary Stead is hopeful that right-arm fast bowler Lockie Ferguson would be available for the upcoming three-match T20I series against Bangladesh.Ferguson has been out of action since December last year, when he was diagnosed with a stres...

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Ravi Shastri gets first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Ravi Shastri gets first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Ahmedabad: Team India head coach Ravi Shastri on Tuesday morning received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Shastri, 58, got the jab at the Apollo Hospital here."Got the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Thank you to the amazing medical professionals & scientists for empowering India against the...

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Shastri receives first dose Covid vaccine

Shastri receives first dose Covid vaccine

Ahmedabad, March 2 (IANS) India head coach Ravi Shastri on Tuesday said that he received his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. Shastri, 58, got vaccinated in here, where he is with the Indian team for the Test series against England."Got the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Thank you to the amazing...

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'Intelligent' Ashwin always reinventing himself, says Laxman

'Intelligent' Ashwin always reinventing himself, says Laxman

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 2 (ANI): Former India batsman VVS Laxman has praised Ravichandran Ashwin, saying the seasoned off-spinner is reinventing himself and is always looking to improve.Ashwin had gone past the 400 wickets milestone in the third Test against England at the Narendra Modi ...

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Jadeja now wondering what happened to his thumb: Gavaskar

Jadeja now wondering what happened to his thumb: Gavaskar

Ahmedabad: All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja may not be able to just walk into the Indian Test squad considering how his replacement Axar Patel has performed in his first two games, said former captain Sunil Gavaskar.Gavaskar joked that Jadeja might be wondering why it is taking so long for his dislocated...

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Kohli has instilled belief in team that anything and everything is achievable and possible, says Waugh

Kohli has instilled belief in team that anything and everything is achievable and possible, says Waugh

Mumbai: Former Australia skipper Steve Waugh feels India captain Virat Kohli's "new attitude" has instilled in his team the habit of taking on every hurdle and then getting over it rather than being intimidating by the opposite team.Waugh made these comments on his latest documentary "Capturing Cric...

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'Not many can bowl straight balls on spinners' track like Axar'

'Not many can bowl straight balls on spinners' track like Axar'

Ahmedabad: Dhiraj Parsana, former India left-arm spinner and the long-time curator at the Motera stadium here, remembers a young Axar Patel as someone who had a beautiful high-arm action when the youngster would visit Motera for camps and age-group cricket tournaments.But with time and to adapt to l...

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NZ vs Aus: Crowd to be allowed for fifth T20I if Wellington's alert level status is relaxed

NZ vs Aus: Crowd to be allowed for fifth T20I if Wellington's alert level status is relaxed

Wellington [New Zealand], March 2 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Tuesday announced that the order of Sunday's T20I double-header at Wellington's Sky Stadium has been reversed.As a result, New Zealand's men's team will be taking on Australia in the early game and New Zealand's women's team (Whit...

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NZ vs Aus: Visitors set to make changes in third T20I, confirms McDonald

NZ vs Aus: Visitors set to make changes in third T20I, confirms McDonald

Wellington [New Zealand], March 2 (ANI): Australia is set to make a few changes in the upcoming third T20I of the five-match series, assistant coach Andrew McDonald confirmed on Tuesday.Australia are 0-2 down in the five-match series and the visitors need to win the third T20I to stay in the series....

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