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BCCI announces India squad for South Africa test series

BCCI announces India squad for South Africa test series

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced a 17-men test squad for the upcoming Test series against South Africa. During India’s full tour of South Africa that commences in the last week of December, the team will play a 3-match Test series. The first Test of the series against South Africa will be played on January 5. […]

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India names squad for the 3rd Test against Sri Lanka

India names squad for the 3rd Test against Sri Lanka

Monday, November 27th: The Indian selectors announced the squad for the third and final Test against Sri Lanka. The match is all set to be played at the Feroz Shah Kotla in New Delhi from December 2. Opener Shikhar Dhawan who missed the second Test due to personal commitments is back in the team. Whereas, Bhuvneshwar Kumar who had opted […]

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Indian squad for South Africa tour to be announced on Monday

Indian squad for South Africa tour to be announced on Monday

The Indian Test squad for the away series against South Africa will be announced tomorrow, on Monday. India will travel to the country at end of the year and the matches will be played from January 2 to January 28, 2018. For selectors, the selection process is going to be tough as all the three openers- Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay […]

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India rests Pandya for Sri Lanka Tests

India rests Pandya for Sri Lanka Tests

India’s rising star all-rounder Hardik Pandya was rested for the Test series against Sri Lanka with the cricket board saying the all-rounder needs a break. The 24-year-old, instead of being part of the 16-man squad, is to head for rehabilitation. The three-match series against Sri Lanka starts next Thursday in Kolkata. “Considering Mr Pandya’s heavy recent workload, the decision was […]

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Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul released from India squad

Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul released from India squad

Hardik Pandya, the India allrounder, and KL Rahul, the top order batsman, have been discharged from the India squad and will talk masters’ recommendation over their interest in the continuous India v England Test series. Both Pandya and Rahul were not part of the playing XI for the third Test, which began on Saturday (November 26) in Mohali. Pandya has been […]

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Parthiv Patel returns to India squad for 3rd Test

Parthiv Patel returns to India squad for 3rd Test

Parthiv Patel, the 31-year-old wicketkeeper batsman, is set for a return to the Test scene after a stale period of eight years as he has been named as substitution for Wriddhiman Saha for the third game between hosts India and visitors England in Mohali beginning on Saturday (November 26). Parthiv, who made his Test make a big appearance against England […]

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KL Rahul called in India squad for 2nd Test vs Eng

KL Rahul called in India squad for 2nd Test vs Eng

KL Rahul is set to make a comeback to the Indian squad in the wake of nursing a hamstring damage which he endured amid the 1st Test against New Zealand (September 22-26) in Kanpur, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) affirmed on Tuesday (November 15). The 24-year old Karnataka opener will join the squad as its sixteenth […]

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India confirm full strength squad for New Zealand Tests

India confirm full strength squad for New Zealand Tests

The BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) on Monday confirmed a full-strength 15-man squad for the upcoming Test series against New Zealand at home, staring from September 22. All-rounder Stuart Binny has been snubbed, while uncapped paceman Shardul Thakur who has recently impressed for the India A team, was also left out. The duo was part of the […]

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Key ins & outs, as India squad for WI T20Is announced

Key ins & outs, as India squad for WI T20Is announced

The Indian selectors have announced the 14 man squad to face West Indies in the two match T20 series starting in Florida USA from August 27, 2016. All-rounder Stuart Binny gets a place in the side alongside leg-spinner Amit Mishra for the 2 match bout in Florida. The All-India selection committee left out Suresh Raina and Yuvraj Singh from the […]

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