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Pak tearaway Akhtar had threatened me with deadly beamer: Uthappa

Pak tearaway Akhtar had threatened me with deadly beamer: Uthappa

New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Former India cricketer Robin Uthappa has said that retired Pakistani express bowler Shoaib Akhtar had threatened him with a "deadly beamer" during the 2007 One-day International series.Recalling the incident, which happened ahead of the fourth ODI in Gwalior in November, Uth...

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Kohli challenging to play against, can get under your skin: Tim Paine

Kohli challenging to play against, can get under your skin: Tim Paine

Melbourne [Australia], May 16 (ANI): Australia Test skipper Tim Paine has said that Virat Kohli has the ability to get under the skin of opposition and this makes him a challenging player to play against.Kohli and Paine were seen involved in a heated battle during the 2018-19 series and both of them...

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2018 Aussie ball-tampering scandal monumental mistake: Bowling coach

2018 Aussie ball-tampering scandal monumental mistake: Bowling coach

Sydney, May 16 (IANS) Repercussions of the 2018 Australian ball-tampering scandal incident in a Cape Town Test against host South Africa is going to keep recurring forever, David Saker, who was Australia's bowling coach at the time, has said while admitting that it was a "monumental mistake".The inc...

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Tendulkar terms 2011 WC win as 'best cricketing day' of his life

Tendulkar terms 2011 WC win as 'best cricketing day' of his life

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Former India batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday termed the winning of the 2011 World Cup as the "best cricketing day of his life" as his biggest dream came true.India had defeated Sri Lanka in the finals of 2011 World Cup to lift their second 50-over World Cup title ...

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Wish he had clear thought when he was match-fixing: Vaughan slams Salman Butt

Wish he had clear thought when he was match-fixing: Vaughan slams Salman Butt

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): Former England captain Michael Vaughan on Sunday slammed Salman Butt after the former Pakistan opener questioned his remarks on Indian and New Zealand skippers Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson respectively.Earlier this month, Vaughan had said that Williamson would be ...

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Ravi Shastri condoles demise of former Saurashtra cricketer Rajendrasinh Jadeja

Ravi Shastri condoles demise of former Saurashtra cricketer Rajendrasinh Jadeja

New Delhi [India], May 16 (ANI): India men's cricket team coach Ravi Shastri on Sunday condoled the demise of former Saurashtra cricketer and BCCI referee Rajendrasinh Jadeja.Rajendrasinh died on Sunday morning after fighting a battle against COVID-19. He was 66 years old."Really sad to lose a colle...

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'India women's cricket team to tour Australia in September'

'India women's cricket team to tour Australia in September'

Sydney, May 16 (IANS) India women to tour Australia for a bilateral series in September, Australia fast bowler Megan Schutt has said. Interestingly, neither the Indian cricket board nor Cricket Australia (CA) has made an official announcement on the tour that was postponed in December due to the rag...

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IPL helped get my rhythm back after injury layoff: Shami

IPL helped get my rhythm back after injury layoff: Shami

New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) India pace bowler Mohammed Shami has said that the Indian Premier League (IPL) helped him get his "rhythm back" after a long injury layoff.Shami was hit on the elbow by a delivery from Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins while batting during the opening Test in Adelaide in De...

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Don't know what they're going to find out if Sandpaper Gate reinvestigated: David Saker

Don't know what they're going to find out if Sandpaper Gate reinvestigated: David Saker

Sydney [Australia], May 16 (ANI): Jim Laker, who was Australia bowling coach at the time of Sandpaper Gate, on Sunday, said that the entire scandal can be reinvestigated but he is not too sure what's going to come out if it is indeed looked into again.His remarks came as Cricket Australia (CA) on Sa...

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Wake up each day stronger than before: Natarajan

Wake up each day stronger than before: Natarajan

New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Fast bowler T. Natarajan said that he is recovering from his knee surgery that had ruled him out of the 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL).Natarajan posted a video of him working out at home on his Instagram handle. "I wake up each day stronger than before !! #Rehab #Progress,...

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