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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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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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