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Qatar T10 League 2019: Swift Gallopers and Falcon Hunters qualify for the final after rain plays spoilsport in semi-finals

Rain in Qatar T10 League. (Photo Source: Twitter) The 2019 Qatar T10 League has been hit by weather at the crucial juncture of the tournament as both the semi-finals scheduled for Sunday were abandoned without a toss. This was the 2nd time the rain has affected the tournament as both …

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India vs West Indies, 1st ODI- Who Said What

Virat Kohli and Mohammed Shami. (Photo Source: Twitter) At the end of the Indian innings, the match was poised to be a closely-fought one. However, the West Indies batters came out firing on all cylinders and helped the Caribbean team win by eight wickets. With the victory at the MA …

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India vs West Indies, 2019: 2nd T20I – Who Said What

Shimron Hetmyer. (Photo Source: Twitter) There were talks about India wrapping the series up in Thiruvananthapuram. However, that wasn’t to be it as West Indies steamrolled the hosts and registered an easy victory. India’s weakness while batting first in the T20I format showed once again after they were asked to …

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India vs West Indies, 2019: 1st T20I – Who Said What

Virat Kohli. (Photo Source: Twitter) The first T20I between India and West Indies in Hyderabad was an absolute run-feast. Typically, the tracks at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium aren’t high-scoring ones. However, it was different this time around and over 400 runs were scored in the game. In what was …

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I wanted to become a magician, says Tabraiz Shamsi after performing a magic trick on the field

Tabraiz Shamsi. (Photo Source: Twitter) Cricket already had its Don, Master Blaster, Mr 360 degree, Punter, Chef and so on but not a magician. Well, the beautiful game recently discovered its first magician and he is none other than Tabraiz Shamsi. While several cricketers in the past have been hailed …

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Former England captain Bob Willis passes away

Bob Willis. (Photo Source: Twitter) With a distinctively long hair and an action that would instantly catch your attention, Bob Willis kept steaming in for England from more than 40 yards every delivery and on most occasions, to great effect. One of the most charismatic English cricketers from the 80s, …

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IPL 2020: Mitchell Starc and Joe Root opt out of the auction

Mitchell Starc. (Photo by Michael Dodge – CA/Cricket Australia/Getty Images) Australia’s left-arm seamer Mitchell Starc has decided to opt-out of the upcoming IPL auction. This is the second successive year that he has decided not to play in the tournament after missing the previous season to be fit for the …

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IPL 2020: 971 players register for the upcoming auction

IPL trophy. (Photo Source: Twitter) IPL 2020 has already started grabbing headlines due to the recently-concluded trade window. The window witnessed many prominent names being shown the exit door by their respective franchises. Although, few released players are also expected to be snapped up again by their franchises on the …

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Saqlain Mushtaq has helped me, Moeen Ali and other spinners of England: Adil Rashid

Saqlain Mushtaq. (Photo Source: Twitter) England leg-spinner Adil Rashid is one of the leading wrist-spinner when it comes to white-ball cricket. The Pakistan-born English International has been the cornerstone of the Three Lions white-ball teams’ since 2015 and has played a pivotal role in the resurgence of English white-ball cricket …

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