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BCCI appoints Hemang Amin as interim CEO

BCCI appoints Hemang Amin as interim CEO

<br>Speaking to IANS, a functionary said that it was an apt move at this point in time as Amin has been one of the hardest workers in the BCCI in the last couple of years."The right man for this charge. To be very honest his contribution to the BCCI has been miles ahead of Johri and he di...

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Rohit Sharma to lead over Kohli in Moody's World T20 XI

Rohit Sharma to lead over Kohli in Moody's World T20 XI

Kolkata, July 13 (IANS) Former Australia all-rounder turned coach Tom Moody picked Rohit Sharma over Virat Kohli to lead his World XI side, also leaving out Mahendra Singh Dhoni and handing the wicket-keeping gloves to West Indies' Nicholas Pooran instead. But he clarified that it was a current team...

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Pant & Raina hit the nets in bid to get back in the groove

Pant & Raina hit the nets in bid to get back in the groove

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) India wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant and veteran batsman Suresh Raina hit the nets on Monday in their bid to stay in the groove amid the COVID-19 pandemic which has pushed competitive cricket in the country to the backwaters.Raina posted a video on Instagram where he is seen kno...

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Buttler has got two Test matches to save his career: Gough

Buttler has got two Test matches to save his career: Gough

London, July 13 (IANS) Former England pacer Darren Gough feels under-fire wicketkeeper batsman Jos Buttler has got two games to save his Test career.ODI World Cup winner Buttler has not reached 50 in his last 12 Test innings and also grassed a leg-side chance to get rid of Jermaine Blackwood -- who ...

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Klopp has given Liverpool personality, philosophy: Garcia

Klopp has given Liverpool personality, philosophy: Garcia

Kolkata, July 13 (IANS) Former Liverpool midfielder Luis Garcia on Monday heaped praise on manager Jurgen Klopp, saying the English Premier League side won the title after 30 years largely because of the German's influence since coming on board in 2015.Liverpool won their first-ever Premier League t...

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Vidit Gujrati to lead India in FIDE Online Olympiad

Vidit Gujrati to lead India in FIDE Online Olympiad

Chennai, July 13 (IANS) India's second highest rated chess player, Grandmaster (GM) Vidit Santosh Gujrathi (25), will lead the Indian challenge in the upcoming FIDE Online Chess Olympiad starting July 22.According to the All India Chess Federation (AICF), the decision was taken by AICF President P.R...

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Stead rubbishes claims he wanted to remove Williamson as captain

Stead rubbishes claims he wanted to remove Williamson as captain

Wellington, July 13 (IANS) New Zealand head coach Gary Stead has rubbished claims that he wanted to remove talisman Kane Williamson as Test captain.Reports in May suggested that there were a lot of differences between Williamson and Stead and the latter wanted Tom Latham to take over the side in the...

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Yuvraj recalls NatWest final, takes friendly dig at Hussain

Yuvraj recalls NatWest final, takes friendly dig at Hussain

New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh jogged down memory lane and recalled the historic NatWest Trophy final victory over England, on this day 18 years ago.Yuvraj and Mohammad Kaif played pivotal roles in the team chasing down a mammoth target and snatch victory from jaws of de...

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LaLiga chief Tebas criticises CAS after Man City's ban is overturned

LaLiga chief Tebas criticises CAS after Man City's ban is overturned

Madrid, July 13 (IANS) LaLiga President Javier Tebas trained his guns towards Court of Arbitration in Sport (CAS) after Manchester City's Champions League ban was overturned on Monday.Europe's governing body UEFA had banned City in February for breaching their Financial Fair Play (FFP) regulations b...

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Eng vs WI: Gough predicts return of Broad for 2nd Test

Eng vs WI: Gough predicts return of Broad for 2nd Test

Southampton, July 13 (IANS) Former England fast bowler Darren Gough feels hosts will bring back pace spearhead Stuart Broad for the second Test of #raisethebat series against West Indies at Old Trafford. The final two Tests will now be played in Manchester from July 16 and July 24 respectively.Broad...

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