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Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bowl in first T20I against India

Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bowl in first T20I against India

Colombo, July 25 (IANS) Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bowl in the first T20 International against here at the R Premadasa Stadium on Sunday. Indian opener Prithvi Shaw, who has already played Tests and ODIs, will make his T20 International debut. Spinner Varun Chakravarthy will make his inte...

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IPL 2021: MI to play CSK on Sept 19, final on October 15 in Dubai

IPL 2021: MI to play CSK on Sept 19, final on October 15 in Dubai

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 25 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday announced the schedule for the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 which will be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). A total of 31 matches will be played in the duration of 27 da...

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IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians to face off against Chennai Super Kings on September 19

IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians to face off against Chennai Super Kings on September 19

New Delhi [India], July 25 (ANI): The 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League will resume with the blockbuster clash between defending champions Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings on September 19. Qualifier 1 will be played on October 10 while the Eliminator will be played on October 11 and Qu...

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Finch ruled out of B'desh series, likely to undergo knee surgery

Finch ruled out of B'desh series, likely to undergo knee surgery

Bridgetown (Barbados), July 25 (IANS) Skipper Aaron Finch has been ruled out of the remainder of Australia's tour of the West Indies and their upcoming series in Bangladesh.Finch suffered an injury to his right knee in the lead-up to the T20I series against the West Indies and further aggravated it ...

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Australia skipper Aaron Finch ruled out of Windies, Bangladesh series

Australia skipper Aaron Finch ruled out of Windies, Bangladesh series

Bridgetown [Barbados], July 25 (ANI): Australia captain Aaron Finch on Sunday was ruled out of the remainder of the tour of the West Indies and Bangladesh due to a knee injury.Finch will return to Australia from the West Indies to complete 14 days quarantine and is then likely to undergo surgery.Sel...

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Joseph, Pooran star as Windies defeat Aus in 2nd ODI to level series

Joseph, Pooran star as Windies defeat Aus in 2nd ODI to level series

Bridgetown [Barbados], July 25 (ANI): Alzarri Joseph's three-wicket haul and Nicholas Pooran's unbeaten 59-run knock helped West Indies defeat Australia by four wickets in the second ODI of the three-match series on Saturday (local time) here at the Kensington Oval.With this win, the Windies have le...

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Holder, Pooran guide West Indies to series-levelling win vs Australia

Holder, Pooran guide West Indies to series-levelling win vs Australia

Bridgetown (Barbados), July 25 (IANS) A fine 93-run partnership between Jason Holder and Nicholas Pooran helped West Indies to a series-levelling four-wicket win over Australia in the rescheduled second One-day International at the Kensington Oval on Sunday (IST).Set a total of 187 in 47.1 overs aft...

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South Africa complete T20I series sweep against Ireland

South Africa complete T20I series sweep against Ireland

Belfast, July 25 (IANS) South Africa prepared themselves for the T20 World Cup with a whitewash of Ireland as they crushed the home side by 49 runs in the third and final T20 International here on Saturday.This is the second successive T20 series win for South Africa, who had beaten West Indies 3-2 ...

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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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