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SL vs Ind: Growth of players has been fantastic, we'll see rewards in future, says Arthur

SL vs Ind: Growth of players has been fantastic, we'll see rewards in future, says Arthur

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 25 (ANI): Sri Lanka head coach Mickey Arthur feels the young guns have learned a lot in the recent months and the hosts will reap all the rewards in the near future "for sure".Avishka Fernando (76) and Bhanuka Rajapaksa (65) smashed respective fifties to ensure Sri Lanka di...

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The Hundred: Jemimah Rodrigues slams unbeaten 92 off 43 balls to power Superchargers to victory

The Hundred: Jemimah Rodrigues slams unbeaten 92 off 43 balls to power Superchargers to victory

Leeds [UK], July 24 (ANI): Indian batter Jemimah Rodrigues slammed 92 off just 43 balls to help Northern Superchargers register a thumping win over Welsh Fire at Headingley in The Hundred on Saturday.While skipper Lauren Winfield Hill, Laura Wolvaardt, and Hollie Armitage struggled to get their feet...

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The Hundred: Jemimah dazzles with unbeaten 92 off 43 balls

The Hundred: Jemimah dazzles with unbeaten 92 off 43 balls

Leeds, July 24 (IANS) Indian international batswoman Jemimah Rodrigues hammered an unbeaten 92 off 43 balls to help Northern Superchargers (Women) score a six-wicket win over Welsh Fire (Women) in The Hundred, here on Saturday night.After restricting Welsh Fire to 130/8 in the allotted 100 balls, No...

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SL vs Ind: Youngsters will take the confidence from ODIs ahead, says Shikhar Dhawan

SL vs Ind: Youngsters will take the confidence from ODIs ahead, says Shikhar Dhawan

Colombo [Sri Lanka], July 24 (ANI): India skipper Shikhar Dhawan feels the young guns are ready for the shortest format after having a stellar show in the ODIs against Sri Lanka.Avishka Fernando (76) and Bhanuka Rajapaksa (65) smashed respective fifties to ensure Sri Lanka did not lose the final ODI...

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IPL forces Pakistan-Afghanistan series to shift to SL from UAE

IPL forces Pakistan-Afghanistan series to shift to SL from UAE

Kabul, July 24 (IANS) Afghanistan's three-match ODI series against Pakistan has been moved to Sri Lanka after the United Arab Emirates (UAE) expressed unwillingness to play host due to forthcoming assignments in the country.UAE will host the remainder of the now suspended Indian Premier League (IPL)...

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India set sight on last T20 series before World Cup (Preview, 1st T20I)

India set sight on last T20 series before World Cup (Preview, 1st T20I)

Colombo, July 24 (IANS) The Indian team management in Sri Lanka will focus first on sealing the three-match T20 International series that begins here on Sunday and then give youngsters an opportunity in the final T20I. These are the last set of T20 matches that India will play in the lead-up to the ...

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Prithvi Shaw is showstopper, he has worked hard on his fitness: Suryakumar Yadav

Prithvi Shaw is showstopper, he has worked hard on his fitness: Suryakumar Yadav

Colombo: India batsman Suryakumar Yadav has praised opening batter, Prithvi Shaw, calling him a 'showstopper' and he even said that the right-handed young batsman has worked really hard on his fitness.Avishka Fernando (76) and Bhanuka Rajapaksa (65) smashed their respective fifties to ensure Sri Lan...

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Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav to join Test squad in England

Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav to join Test squad in England

New Delhi: The India national selection committee has decided on sending Prithvi Shaw and Suryakumar Yadav as replacement to the Indian team for the upcoming five-Test series against England after Shubman Gill, Washintgton Sundar and Avesh Khan were ruled out from the series due to injury.Speaking t...

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No demand by BCCI on release of Shaw, Yadav for Test team: Dhawan (ld with change in dateline)

No demand by BCCI on release of Shaw, Yadav for Test team: Dhawan (ld with change in dateline)

Colombo, July 24 (IANS) Indian limited-overs team captain Shikhar Dhawan said on Saturday that there has been no request from Indian cricket board to release any batsman from the squad in Sri Lanka as reinforcement for Test squad in England."We have not received any news as such and until we get any...

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No demand by BCCI on immediate release of Shaw, Yadav for Test team: Dhawan

No demand by BCCI on immediate release of Shaw, Yadav for Test team: Dhawan

Tokyo, July 24 (IANS) Indian limited-overs team captain Shikhar Dhawan said on Saturday that there has been no request from the Indian cricket board to release any of the batsmen from the squad in Sri Lanka as reinforcement for the Test squad in England."We have not received any news as such and unt...

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