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Modi, Key draw from cricket to highlight warm ties
The references came on a day when India were taking on New Zealand in the fourth match of a five-game ODI series. Modi was the first to speak in the joint press briefing that followed the exchange of agreements between the two nations.

India presented with ICC Test Championship mace
India captain Virat Kohli was on Tuesday presented with the ICC Test Championship mace for leading his team to the top of the Test Team Rankings.

Virat Kohli generates crowd support
Virat Kohli is known to wear his emotions on the sleeves. As a captain he likes to lead from the front and loves to get in to thick of actions.

With Dhoni in team, I'm a first-aid kit: Karthik
"Look, as far as MS Dhoni is concerned, I am just that small first-aid kit that will travel with the team. If he (Dhoni) gets injured then I will be the band-aid for a day," Dinesh Karthik said in a lighter vein.

We get excited looking at lively pitches: Kohli
"We certainly get more excited than nervous looking at lively pitches. We understand that we have a bowling attack that can bowl out the opposition now. I hope no more grass is taken off it. We as a team are pretty happy with that," said a confident Kohli. India took a 1-0 lead in the four-match series. India will bank on the five pace bowlers to score.

Deepika Kumari wins gold at World Cup stage event
Deepika Kumari, a four-time World Cup final silver medallist (2011, 2012, 2013 and 2015), automatically qualified for the Archery World Cup Final in Samsun, Turkey, which will be her seventh appearance at the season-ending event.

Ganguly gets stuck in a lift at Eden Gardens
Sourav Ganguly survived a scare at his very own Eden Gardens when the club house lift of more than 29 years old malfunctioned and the former India captain had to be pulled out using a stool.

Bedi wants Jadeja to get rid of no-ball habit
Former spin great Bishan Singh Bedi heaped praise on left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja for his all-round show in the Kanpur Test against New Zealand.

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Mohsin Khan comes down hard on Pakistan team’s fitness standards

The former Pakistan cricketer, Mohsin Khan has come down hard on the Pakistan cricket team claiming that eight of their top eleven cricketers don’t meet the fitness standards. Mohsin, who has played 48 Tests and 75 ODIs for the country, has suggested the name of Sharjeel Khan for the opening slot citing that he is …

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World Cup organisers unfazed by potential code clash

Organisers of the ICC Twenty20 World Cup are confident the men’s tournament will thrive even if it is directly competing with Australia’s football codes, as they consider COVID-19 contingency plans they hope will never be needed. The world’s health crisis has cast doubt over the men’s T20 World Cup, slated to run from October 18 …

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PCB suspends Umar Akmal under Anti-Corruption Code, Will not play PSL

Breaking: Umar Akmal has been suspended by PCB under Anti-Corruption Code. The Pakistan Cricket Board Thursday suspended Umar Akmal with immediate effect under Article 4.7.1 of the PCB Anti-Corruption Code, which means he cannot take part in any cricket-related activity pending the investigation being carried out by PCB’s Anti-Corruption Unit. The PCB has decided not …

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World No.1 Babar Azam to captain Pakistan for the first time in front of his home fans

World No.1 Babar Azam on Friday will captain Pakistan in the three-T20I series against Bangladesh at the Gaddafi Stadium, a venue where 13 years ago he served as a ball-picker in the second Test between Pakistan and South Africa. Series Links: Pakistan vs Bangladesh | Pakistan vs Bangladesh Schedule | Pak vs Ban Live Score …

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Islamabad United introduces the home-away kits concept in PSL

Islamabad, 22 January 2020 – Islamabad United, the most successful team of the HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) with two championship wins, are pleased to the announce the launch of its official home and away kits for PSLV. The kit was released on Islamabad United’s digital platforms today. With this launch, Islamabad United has introduced …

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Hafeez, Malik recalled for Bangladesh T20 Series

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) selection committee on Thursday named uncapped Ahsan Ali, Amad Butt and Haris Rauf in the 15-member squad for Twenty20 Internationals against Bangladesh to be played here at Gaddafi Stadium on January 24, 25 and 27. The selection committee also recalled the experienced duo of Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik, along with …

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PCB convinces Bangladesh to play ODI and two Tests in Pakistan

Pakistan will host Bangladesh men’s cricket team in three legs as two Tests, one ODI and three T20Is will be played at three different venues. This was decided in the meeting in Dubai, which was attended by the Chairman and Chief Executive of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) officials on Tuesday …

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Windies player misses flight, out of CPL!
The whole tournament will be played in Trinidad and Tobago across two stadiums and behind closed doors.
All CPL players, officials COVID-19 negative
Every person was tested 72 hours before they travelled in order to ensure that all members of the party were travelling virus free.
BCCI gets govt approval for IPL in UAE?
A BCCI source told PTI that the permission in writing is due to come any time in the next few days.
Will eat grass but raise Pakistan Army budget: Akhtar
The 'Rawalpindi Express', considered the fastest bowler in history said he does not understand why the civilian sector cannot work in collaboration with the Armed forces.
PIX: Shan, Abbas put Pakistan on top
Images from Day 2 of the first Test match between England and Pakistan in Manchester, on Thursday.
ICC board meet: BCCI to discuss swapping of T20 WC
It is expected that BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah along with CA's Earl Eddings and Nick Hockley will reach a consensus on the hosting of 2021 and 2022 editions.
'UAE is the best place for IPL'
This year's IPL is scheduled to be performed from September 19 - November 10 within the UAE. The choice concerning the event was made within the IPL's Governing Council (GC) assembly on Sunday.
'Foreign stars misjudged situation, BCCI did its best'
Foreign players, led by Australian star player Alyssa Healy, questioned the timing of the exhibition games as it is clashing with the WBBL, the BCCI was also criticised for not going ahead with the women's tour of England in Sept
England v Pakistan: Shan Masood century inspires tourists
England are already facing defeat in the first Test after a Shan Masood-inspired Pakistan dominate the second day at Emirates Old Trafford.

England v Pakistan: Michael Vaughan says hosts 'miles' off number one spot
England are "miles away" from being the best Test side in the world, according to former captain Michael Vaughan.

England should tour Pakistan in 2022, says PCB chairman Ehsan Mani
England's next away series against Pakistan will not take place in a neutral country, according to Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Ehsan Mani.

Shoaib Akhtar: Ex-Pakistan bowler on duels with Andrew Flintoff and injuring Yuvraj
Former Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Akhtar, the quickest bowler in history, reflects on breaking the 100mph barrier, sledging the opposition and much more.

Olly Stone: Warwickshire paceman out for four weeks with side strain
Warwickshire and England paceman Olly Stone will be out for up to a month with a side strain.

Kyle Abbott: Hampshire without South African seamer for 2020 after Covid-19 protocols impact
South African seamer Kyle Abbott misses the rest of Hampshire's 2020 season, because of issues around Covid-19 protocols.

Paul Stirling: Northamptonshire extend Ireland international's deal for duration of T20 Blast
Ireland batsman Paul Stirling signs an extended deal with Northamptonshire to cover the entirety of 2020's T20 Blast.

Craig Overton: Somerset paceman signs new contract until 2023
England seamer Craig Overton signs a new three-year deal with Somerset keeping him at Taunton until 2023.

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ODI tickets worth Rs 52.36 lakh went unsold: Khanna
"Tickets worth Rupees 52,36,000 were unsold. Why all the tickets were not sold-out? DDCA started online ticket sale quite late that too without proper advertisement," Khanna claimed in a media release.

Axar Patel breaks into top-10 ODI bowlers
Axar Patel has become the highest placed India bowler in the latest ICC ODI rankings after breaking into the top-10 bowler's list while legspinner Amit Mishra has vaulted 25 places to enter the top-20.

India ODI series report card: Kohli, Mishra and then some
TOI Sports runs the rule over the performers for India during their 3-2 ODI series win over New Zealand. A report card on the players who featured in India's first ODI series win at home in two years, over NZ across five matches.

Wasn't easy sitting out of Test matches: Mishra
Mishra didn't mince words when asked about the frustration of having to sit out, but added that coach Anil Kumble's tips had helped him tide over the low phase.

Talking points: Mishra magic snaps India's home drought
India completed a 3-2 series win over New Zealand by beating them in the decider at Vizag by 190 runs. Here we look at the several passages of play that stood out during the match.

5th ODI: Mishra five-for spins India to series win
Amit Mishra finished with 5/18, his second ODI five-wicket haul as India beat New Zealand by a whopping 190 runs at Visakhapatnam to clinch the five match ODI series 3-2. Mishra was named both Man of the Match and the Player of the series.

Dhoni describes bowlers performance as one of the best
Dhoni lavished praise on his bowlers for the resounding series-clinching win over New Zealand in the fifth and final ODI, describing the effort as "one of the best performances by the bowlers".

Kumble's support during lean phase helped me: Mishra
"His (Anil Kumble) mental support is the biggest thing for me. I sat out for the entire Test series but he supported me mentally and told me "don't worry, your time will come"," leg-spinner Amit Mishra said.

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