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June 24, 2017 7:47 pm

After a controversial tweet by West Indian batsman, Darren Bravo on board president Dave Cameron led to his expulsion from the side, the southpaw has now come up and challenged the board – Cricket West Indies – to prove that he was the one to post the message. It may be recalled here that in […]

Pakistan cricket, ICC, indian Express
June 24, 2017 8:28 pm

The International Cricket Council (ICC) have decided to play three T20 matches in Pakistan. The details of the schedule would be out soon but a World XI team would be up against Pakistan XI in Lahore.

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June 25, 2017 3:55 pm

Mithali Raj scored 71 against England in the ICC Women's World Cup. This was her seventh consecutive half-century, a record for most consecutive fifties by a player. The previous best was six by four other batswomen including Mithali.

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June 24, 2017 6:57 pm

On this day in 2014, Sri Lanka grabbed an emphatic win over England at Headingly, Leeds by 100 runs to win the two-match Test series 1-0 after picking up the last wicket on the penultimate ball of the match.

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June 24, 2017 6:22 pm

England fast bowler Stuart Broad is expecting to be fit before their first Test match against South Africa. The right-handed bowler left the field during Nottinghamshire's match against Leicestershire on Wednesday after bowling just one over.

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June 24, 2017 6:02 pm

The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) is reportedly set to have a meeting on Saturday to discuss the various issues pertaining to the implementation of Lodha Committee recommendations.

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June 24, 2017 4:58 pm

Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) have dismissed Nagaur district association panel. The panel is a part of RCA and Lalit Modi is still the president of the Nagaur panel. The decision was taken by voting 4-2 against the panel.

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June 24, 2017 4:29 pm

Australia on Saturday finalised a week long preparation camp for their Qantas Tour of Bangladesh that is scheduled to take place in August. The camp would begin from August 10 and will include a three-day intra-squad match on August 14 at Marrara Cricket Ground.

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June 24, 2017 3:45 pm

Jason Roy's exit from the middle was the start of the collapse in England's chase of 175 runs as both the set batsmen in Jonny Bairstow and Roy were gone in a matter of eight runs.

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June 24, 2017 2:54 pm

Graham Ford stepped down as the head coach of Sri Lankan team. Ford ended his second tenure with the side after 15 months. Hailing the Sri Lankan team, Ford in a statement released by Sri Lanka Cricket mentioned that it's been a privilege working with the Lankan side. 

June 24, 2017 10:22 pm

India pulled off a historic win against England in the opener of ICC Women's World Cup at Derby. India posted 281/3 batting first, thanks to fifties from Smriti Mandhana, Punam Raut and Mithali Raj. England were bowled out for 246.

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June 24, 2017 2:15 pm

During a KSCA third division league match, medium pacer Varun Soragamvi bagged a ten-wicket haul in the innings for his side Loyd foundation against Guledagudda cricket team in Bagalkot. The bowler returned with figures of 10/36.

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June 24, 2017 1:14 pm

The Australian players on Friday rejected the new offer from Cricket Australia regarding the revised pay deal. Levin Roberts, CA Executive general manager in a letter to ACA chief executive Alistair Nicholson made the offer.

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June 24, 2017 6:01 pm

The Chief Executives’ Committee approved all recommendations made by the Cricket Committee this past week in London. These recommendations included the use of DRS in T20Is, Umpire's call on DRS and poor sportsmanship.

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June 24, 2017 2:10 pm

The image from Jaipur Traffic Police did draw laughs and smiles from many on social but Jasprit Bumrah wasn't one of them. He expressed himself on Twitter by saying how disrespectful it was for someone representing their country.

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June 24, 2017 10:42 am

On Tuesday, Yuvraj Singh failed to make a difference in the middle order yet again as he was dismissed after making eight runs. It is only one of the several anonymous performances he has put in since scored a half-century against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy.

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June 24, 2017 10:43 am

Shakhar Dhawan may be without Rohit Sharma for the West Indies series after the prolific run in the Champions Trophy but change of partner hasn't affected him at the top of the order.

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June 24, 2017 10:41 am

There have been cases of such dismissals in domestic T20 leagues though, most notably former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly being dismissed in 2009 while playing for Kolkata Knight Riders against Deccan Chargers in the Indian Premier League.

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June 24, 2017 10:50 am

The ICC Board met on the final day of the Full Council in London on Friday and decided to form a new Governance Committee, with India heading it.

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June 24, 2017 10:53 am

All these have prompted some members to seek Srinivasan’s ‘help’, to have a discussion with the COA and then take the matter forward to the SGM.

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June 24, 2017 10:41 am

33-year-old Mithali Raj reckons it’ll be her last 50-over Cup, but she’s incredibly centred on the task at hand. The last world cup was difficult. India hosted the edition and it imploded into a nightmare, as the home team failed to even qualify for the Super 6.

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June 24, 2017 10:26 am

Early start to India-West Indies opener leaves local fans peeved; eyeballs in India responsible for 9 am start at Queen’s Park Oval

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June 24, 2017 10:25 am

The West Indian pace attack, tall and brimming with pace, stuck to testing the bounce on the slow pitch. But rather than rising sharply, the bouncers sat up and were duly pummelled to the square boundaries by both Indian openers.

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June 24, 2017 10:19 am

Anil Kumble negotiated a better, format-centric pay package, based on comparable international benchmarks, for the players and support staff. He called for a more professional method for incentive allocation.

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June 24, 2017 2:54 am

A decision was initially made that India would end their innings and West Indies would be required to chase down a target of 194 in 26 overs. Even the covers had been taken off but rains lashed the field yet again and the game had to be called off.

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June 24, 2017 5:05 am

Jason Roy became only the third England batsman in any format of the game to be dismissed for obstructing the field. His wicket eventually led to South Africa eventually beating England by 3 runs in the second T20I.

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June 24, 2017 3:39 am

South Africa made 174 for eight with JJ Smuts contributing 45 and skipper AB de Villiers striking 46 from 30 balls. England will feel they should have won after being well placed but they struggled in the closing overs.

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June 24, 2017 12:16 am

Anil Kumble, who had signed a contract till June which was extended for a month and got stretched till the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, resigned from the post after saying that 'the captain had reservation with his style of coaching.'

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June 24, 2017 12:21 am

Pakistan's men's team shocked India to lift the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 title. Just over a week later the women's team start their campaign in the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 in England.

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June 23, 2017 11:56 pm

Dav Whatmore, the coach of the U-19 side led by Virat Kohli which won the World Cup in 2008, has said that the fallout between Anil Kumble and Virat Kohli is a case of like poles repelling each other.

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June 24, 2017 7:25 am

India start their ICC Women's World Cup 2017 campaign on Saturday with a match against hosts England. Harmanpreet Kaur has been one of the most sought after batters in world cricket in recent months. 

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June 23, 2017 11:02 pm

The release states that applicants should be available for interview in person or via video conferencing by next week which means that the coach will be appointed before the Sri Lanka series starting last week of July.

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June 23, 2017 9:52 pm

Kuldeep Yadav was included in India's playing XI in place of left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja for the first one-day international against West Indies at Port-of-Spain. India and West Indies began a five-match ODI series on Friday.

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June 24, 2017 1:34 am

South Africa beat England by three runs in the second Twenty20 international to level the three-match series at 1-1 with a game to play. England could manage only 171 for 6 in chase of 175 for a win which would have won them the series as well.

June 23, 2017 10:35 pm

India vs England Live Streaming, ICC Women's World Cup Live Online Streaming: England will look to register a win in their opening match of the tournament. India, on the other hand, will be riding high on confidence based on the current run of form and create an upset.

Virat Kohli, Kohli dance, Indian Express
June 23, 2017 8:53 pm

Saw Virat Kohli's hundreds on loop? Time to watch some of his crazy dance moves which continue to attract eye-balls. The one which stands out is the little act at Yuvraj Singh's wedding. Watch videos of others.