After going toe to toe against the best, New Zealand bust the punching above their weight cliché

New Zealand’s Tim Southee, centre facing camera, celebrates the wicket of India’s Shreyas Iyer with his teammates during the day four of their first test cricket match in Kanpur, India, Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri) Shared News: December 2, 2021 7:45:30 am The last time New Zealand were in India to play a […]

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T20 World Cup: Afghanistan batters versus potent Pakistan attack

The Babar Azam-led side will certainly go into this contest as favorites but Afghanistan is not a side that can be taken lightly now. Shared News: October 28, 2021 2:29:17 pm Afghanistan is placed in Pakistan’s group in the T20 World Cup. (File) Their confidence sky-high after two consecutive victories, Pakistan’s razor-sharp attack will test […]

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Pujara explains how lessons learnt from Virat, Rohit will help him in IPL 2021

Sports News: April 4, 2021 1:28:37 pm Pujara said that he will rely on timing like his national team skipper Kohli or his deputy Rohit. (AP/Twitter) Renowned as a Test specialist Cheteshwar Pujara has picked up cues from the likes of Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli and now wants to make most of his knowledge […]

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Sergio Aguero to leave Man City at end of season after 10 years

Shared News: Updated: March 30, 2021 12:11:46 pm Aguero said he forged “an indestructible bond with all those who love this club — people who will always be in my heart.” (FILE) Sergio Aguero, Manchester City’s record scorer, will leave the English club after 10 years when his contract expires at the end of the […]

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No soft signal, 90-minute innings: BCCI sets new playing conditions for IPL 2021

Shared News: Updated: March 30, 2021 1:46:25 pm The fourteenth season of the IPL will have a few revised officiating rules. (BCCI) IPL 2021, set to begin on April 9, will see revised playing conditions with focus on two key elements – the removal of the on-field soft signal and reduction of playing time for […]

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Dilip Vengsarkar calls for an end to Ravichandran Ashwin’s white-ball exile

Shared News: Updated: March 28, 2021 9:02:24 am Ravichandran Ashwin has 150 wickets from 111 ODIs for India. (File) A day after the Indian spinners were taken to the cleaners in the second ODI against England at Pune, former chief selector Dilip Vengsarkar said he would have brought Ravichandran Ashwin back into the limited-overs scheme […]

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India vs Oman: Lack of strikers an issue as Indian football reboots

Shared News: Updated: March 25, 2021 11:23:31 am India vs Oman Live Streaming: Igor Stimac attending a training session. (AIFF) Thursday’s game doesn’t carry a consequence, like the past battles against Oman – with the average age of the team being 24 – a host of fresher, newer faces have been called by Stimac to […]

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Shreyas Iyer out of England ODIs, likely to miss first-half of IPL 2021

Shreyas Iyer captained Delhi Capitals to the IPL final last season. (BCCI) Shared News: March 24, 2021 5:50:34 pm India batsman Shreyas Iyer was on Wednesday ruled out of the ongoing ODI series against England and left in serious doubt for the first half of the IPL starting next month after dislocating his left shoulder […]

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