Mumbai Indians named Anmolpreet Singh in their playing XI, while Rohit Sharma and Hardik Pandya were among those who missed out.
Chris Cairns had collapsed last month after suffering a massive heart attack, resulting in an aortic dissection.
One of the more unusual laws of cricket were invoked when a catch taken at the boundary rope was deemed illegal because the player had been in contact with one of his teammates who had crossed the line.
Mitchell McClenaghan was reacting to a sarcastic tweet by batsman Mohammed Hafeez on Saturday on eve of the departure of the New Zealand team from Pakistan.
Ramiz Raja's comment came after New Zealand abruptly ended their tour of Pakistan on Friday, citing a security threat.
India will take on hosts Australia in three ODIs, one Test, and three T20Is from September 18.
Sehwag, who has played alongside Dhoni for a decade, thinks his core strength as captain was understanding his bowlers' psyche in the limited-overs format.
The 59-year-old is currently in quarantine here after testing positive for COVID-19. Speaking to 'The Guardian', Shastri said to win the T20 World Cup would be special but the team has already done special things in his time.
With Ravi Shastri's tenure coming to an end after the T20 World Cup next month, the BCCI is set to approach Anil Kumble for the role of Team India head coach again.
New Zealand abruptly abandoned their tour of Pakistan earlier on Friday citing a security alert in a massive blow to the host country's hopes of staging regular international cricket.
Although the details are still not confirmed, the organisers claimed that the list includes some top former internationals from India, South Africa, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia and England.
Nortje, who picked 22 wickets in 16 matches in his first-ever IPL season in 2020, played an instrumental role in helping DC reach its maiden IPL final.
New Zealand decided to pull its team out of Pakistan just ahead of the first ODI after its cricket board received a security threat.
A fan of Royals' IPL-winning former captain Shane Warne, Shamsi added that he's had the opportunity to speak to the Australian legend a few times about his bowling.
Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals were placed in the top-four when IPL was suspended in May due to COVID cases in its bio-bubble.
Soon after New Zealand’s withdrawal, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said they would decide in the next 24-48 hours whether their planned tour should proceed.
The members of the committee are Sharath Sridharan (South Zone) – Chairman, Pathik Patel (West Zone), Ranadeb Bose (East Zone), Kishan Mohan (North Zone) and Harvinder Singh Sodhi (Central Zone).
At 29, KL Rahul is already in the running to be one of the shining lights in India’s future. If experts are to be believed, he might one day even wear the mantle of India’s captain
Kohli has a 27-14 win-loss ratio as India's Twenty20 captain, while his Royal Challengers Bangalore team continue to chase their maiden IPL title
The 36-year-old, who had disc replacements on his C-6 and C-7 in the neck, is expected to be under recovery for six weeks while the first Ashes Test is slated to begin at the Gabba from December 8.
Gavaskar made the comments after Virat Kohli announced that he would step down from T20 captaincy after the World Cup. Rohit Sharma is set to take over from Kohli.
The match took another interesting turn a minute later when GKFC’s Emil Benny received his second yellow card and got his marching orders, leaving the Malabarians a man down.
More than Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma, the man who would replace head coach Ravi Shastri could find himself with the most difficult job of them all.
Virat Kohli’s statement mentioned Rohit Sharma as “an essential part of the leadership group”, all but anointing the latter as his successor in the shortest format.
Babar Azam said the two home series against New Zealand and England will allow Pakistan to give final touches to its middle order in white-ball formats.