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T10 cricket is ideal for Olympics, says Morgan

T10 cricket is ideal for Olympics, says Morgan

The inaugural edition of the Ten10 league is around the corner and Eoin Morgan, England’s limited-overs captain, sees the tournament as potentially ‘ground-breaking’ and a possible route for cricket to be included in Olympics. Morgan is among the star players signed for the competition which will take place from December 14 in Sharjah. The 10-over-a-side matches will last 90 minutes […]

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Amir can’t win matches single-handedly, says Asif

Amir can’t win matches single-handedly, says Asif

Mohammad Asif, who has been out of favors since his fixing scandal has recently made some bold remarks about his former teammate Mohammad Amir. Asif noted that the young pacer has managed to make a comeback to the national side, but his bowling is not the same as it was almost half a decade ago. Asif noted that Amir has […]

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Anushka Sharma to travel with Kohli to South Africa

Anushka Sharma to travel with Kohli to South Africa

According to the several reports in media, the Indian skipper Virat Kohli is all set to be accompanied by his soon-to-be wife Anushka Sharma during the tour of South Africa in January. The Anushka and Kohli couple has has been in the news lately with the reports of their much-awaited wedding in Italy either on December 11 or 12. However, […]

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Hafeez to work on remodelling action in England

Hafeez to work on remodelling action in England

Mohammad Hafeez is all set to fly to England next week to begin working on remodelling his bowling action, which was deemed illegal last month. This was the third time he had been suspended from bowling in three years. The PCB announced in a press release that he was going to be assessed by biomechanical expert Dr. Paul Hurrian and […]

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ICC to examine India’s smog-hit Delhi Test vs Sri Lanka

ICC to examine India’s smog-hit Delhi Test vs Sri Lanka

On Friday, ICC announced that their medical experts are to examine whether India was right to hold a Test match against Sri Lanka during hazardous smog in New Delhi. The controversy will also be discussed at the International Cricket Council’s next meeting in February next year. “The ICC has noted the conditions in which the Delhi Test was played and […]

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Players to be paid after Global League T20 postponement

Players to be paid after Global League T20 postponement

Players who were drafted in for T20 Global League will be compensated, Cricket South Africa announced on Tuesday. The GLT20 was later cancelled. The cricket board made the announcement following negotiations with the South African Cricketers’ Association. Although figures were not revealed in a statement issued by CSA, it is reliably understood that South African players will be paid 60 […]

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Fawad Alam to make his international comeback

Fawad Alam to make his international comeback

Left handed middle order batsman, Fawad Alam, is all set to make his comeback to international cricket soon. And this time in test cricket after a very, very long gap. Alam has been a exceptional performer in the domestic circuit in the last couple of years. However, he never could grab the attention of the national selectors. There have always […]

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Steyn, De Villiers set for Test return

Steyn, De Villiers set for Test return

South Africa’s key test players, AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn will both have a dress rehearsal for an expected return to Test cricket when they play for a South African Invitation XI against Zimbabwe later this month. The teams will meet in a day-night match in Paarl from December 20 to 22 in Zimbabwe´s only warm-up match before South […]

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Sri Lanka announces ODI squad for India series

Sri Lanka announces ODI squad for India series

Sri Lanka on Tuesday announced their ODI squad to play 3-match series against India. Sri Lanka left out Test skipper Dinesh Chandimal from the squad even after he scored a crucial century to help his side in the third Test. On the other hand, all-rounder Asela Gunaratne and opening batsman Danushka Gunathilaka return to the side. Thisara Perera, who was […]

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West Indies set to host Sri Lanka in June 2018

West Indies set to host Sri Lanka in June 2018

The Cricket West Indies has announced the fixtures for their home series against Sri Lanka, which is set to be held next year. The tour will take place in the month of June. The board has shortlisted the venues as Trinidad, Barbados, and St. Lucia. Interestingly, Sri Lanka have never played a Test match at the venue of the Kensington […]

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