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It's a spinning track for final Test, confirms Ajinkya Rahane

It's a spinning track for final Test, confirms Ajinkya Rahane

Ahmedabad: India and England are both bracing themselves for a square turner in the fourth and final Test - a surface that will be dry with puffs of dust.After England's Ben Foakes said on Sunday that the pitch would aid vicious turn from the start in the fourth Test, India vice-captain Ajinkya Raha...

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Wouldn't have done that: Warner on playing Tests against India with injury

Wouldn't have done that: Warner on playing Tests against India with injury

Sydney [Australia], March 3 (ANI): Australia opener David Warner admitted that he "would not have" played with the injury in the Test series against India which extended his return back to the field.Warner had played the last two Tests against India while still being hampered by the groin injury he ...

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Playing India Tests put me back a little bit: Warner

Playing India Tests put me back a little bit: Warner

Sydney, March 3 (IANS) Australia batsman David Warner admitted that he made a mistake by playing in the Test series against India before his groin injury could heal completely. Warner made his comeback after the injury in the third Test but had meagre returns in the series."I made the call to play t...

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NZ vs Aus: Santner ruled out of 3rd T20I, Milne joins as cover

NZ vs Aus: Santner ruled out of 3rd T20I, Milne joins as cover

Wellington [New Zealand], March 3 (ANI): Ahead of the third T20I against Australia, New Zealand spinner Mitchell Santner has been ruled out of Wednesday's clash after "waking up this morning with a head-cold"."He is self-isolating as a precautionary measure while awaiting the results of a COVID test...

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Wasn't expecting to be picked up in IPL auction, says Moises Henriques

Wasn't expecting to be picked up in IPL auction, says Moises Henriques

Melbourne [Australia], March 3 (ANI): Australia all-rounder Moises Henriques has said that he did not expect to be picked up by any franchise in this year's Indian Premier League (IPL) players' mini-auction.Henriques was picked up by Punjab Kings in the mini-auction held on February 18 and he was bo...

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Kohli thanks fans after becoming first cricketer to reach 100 million followers on Instagram

Kohli thanks fans after becoming first cricketer to reach 100 million followers on Instagram

New Delhi [India], March 3 (ANI): After hitting the 100 million followers mark on Instagram, India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday thanked the fans for making the journey beautiful.Kohli shared a clip on Instagram which starts off reading "milestone reached together" and a montage of Kohli's pictur...

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IPL GC to take final call on venues: BCCI official

IPL GC to take final call on venues: BCCI official

By Nitin SrivastavaNew Delhi [India], March 3 (ANI): Indian Premier League's (IPL) governing council is monitoring the situation of Covid-19 in Mumbai and the body would be soon deciding how to go about conducting the 14th edition of the premier T20 tournament.A source in the know of developments re...

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ICC to take up CSA's formal complaint if Australia qualify for WTC final

ICC to take up CSA's formal complaint if Australia qualify for WTC final

Sydney [Australia], March 3 (ANI): Even if England manage to defeat India in the fourth and final Test, Australia might not qualify for the World Test Championship (WTC) final.If England wins the last Test against India, then Australia was to qualify for the WTC final. But, the International Cricket...

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Ind vs Eng: Drawing series against hosts would be one of my greatest achievements, says Root

Ind vs Eng: Drawing series against hosts would be one of my greatest achievements, says Root

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], March 3 (ANI): Ahead of the crucial fourth Test against India, England Test captain Joe Root has said that if his side manages to draw the ongoing series then it would be one of his greatest achievements as a captain.The four-match series is currently being led by India ...

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All 8 Vijay Hazare Trophy knockout games in Delhi from March 7

All 8 Vijay Hazare Trophy knockout games in Delhi from March 7

New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) All eight knockout matches of the Vijay Hazare Trophy will be played at venues here -- at the Arun Jaitley Stadium and the Palam Air Force grounds -- sources in the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) said on Tuesday.The matches include an 'Eliminator' pre-quarter...

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