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Sourav Ganguly delivers unmissable response to a Ravi Shastri question

Sourav Ganguly and Ravi Shastri. (Photo Source: Twitter) The love-hate relation between former India captain Sourav Ganguly and current head coach Ravi Shastri is well documented. The entire Indian cricketing fraternity is well aware of the fact that the two former cricketers do not get along. Ganguly and Shastri have …

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Anil Kumble uncertain about Ravichandran Ashwin’s leadership in IPL 2020

Anil Kumble and Ravi Ashwin. (Photo Source: Twitter) India’s highest wicket-taker in Test matches, Anil Kumble broke into the limelight when he was announced as the Kings Eleven Punjab (KXIP) Director of Cricket Operations for the upcoming season of the World’s premier T20 tournament, Indian Premier League (IPL). This comes …

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Steve Smith, David Warner, Chris Gayle among most expensive players in The Hundred draft

Steve Smith (Photo by Steve Bardens/Getty Images) The Hundred is yet another sensation in the game and the first edition of the tournament is set to be held in England and Wales will take place next year. The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has announced that the Australian duo …

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Afghanistan vs West Indies: Brandon King & Hayden Walsh Jr. included in WI T20I squad

Hayden Walsh Jr. (Photo by Randy Brooks – CPL T20/CPL T20 via Getty Images) West Indies have named veteran all-rounder Kieron Pollard as their skipper for their upcoming T20I series against Afghanistan. The Caribbean outfit has sacked Carlos Brathwaite as their skipper and has also dropped him from the squad …

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After a controverisal end to a World Cup final, ICC changes the super over rule

Ben Stokes. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images) The World Cup 2019 final between England and New Zealand was a real humdinger. Both the teams scored the same number of runs in 50 overs and the scores were tied in the super over as well. However, the strange rule saw England …

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India strengthen their top spot in the ICC Test Championship with yet another win

Indian team. (Photo Source: Twitter) Virat Kohli and Co. have taken a predominant lead of 2-0 over South Africa after winning the 2nd Test. This is the second series that India have successfully got their hands on since the inaugural ICC Test Championship began. And it looks like Team India …

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‘I’d be really surprised if Virat Kohli doesn’t enforce follow-on’: Ajit Agarkar

Ajit Agarkar. (Photo by Kunal Patil/Hindustan Times via Getty Images) The third day at the MCA Stadium in Pune saw Team India tighten its screws on the visitors. It was another one of those days where lower-order batsmen schooled their more-celebrated compatriots on how one should tackle the conditions. But, …

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Rashid Latif advises Sarfaraz Ahmed to take rest after Sri Lanka debacle

Rashid Latif. (Photo Source: Twitter) Pakistan had a shocking 0-3 defeat against a second-string Sri Lankan side in the latest T20I series played at home and it has left the No.1 side in the format in complete disarray. While captain Sarfaraz Ahmed has come under the heat, the new coaching …

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Misbah-ul-Haq hints at Hafeez and Malik’s return after T20I series loss against Sri Lanka

Misbah-ul-Haq. (Photo Source: Twitter) Pakistan cricket made a valiant effort to revive its fortunes after a dismal performance in the ICC World Cup in England in May-July. The coaching crew was changed and former captain Misbah-ul-Haq was roped in for the dual roles of the head coach and chief selector. …

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This is why India got 40 points instead of 60 in ICC Test Championship after winning against South Africa

Indian team. (Photo Source: Twitter) This year the apex cricket body ICC has introduced Test Championship that will see its final being played in June 2021, which will be played between the top two teams in the league table. The Council has made some peculiar provisions over the points distribution …

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