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Tag Archives: Champions Trophy

Pressure mounting on BCCI to name India Champions Trophy squad

LONDON: The muddle over India’s participation in the Champions Trophy has rattled the Indian team, and players now want to know when this ‘uncertainty’ will end. The Indian Express has reliably learnt that the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (COA) head Vinod Rai recently spoke to the Indian team captain ...

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Ben Stokes injury a big concern for England ahead of Champions Trophy

LONDON: English all-rounder Ben Stokes might be a doubt for England’s Champions Trophy squad after he suffered an injury in an IPL game against Mumbai Indians. England are reportedly on alert with their medical staff monitoring the condition of the Englishman following the injury. While bowling in a league game ...

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Mathews to lead Sri Lanka in Champions Trophy

COLOMBO: Angelo Mathews will return as Sri Lanka skipper for the Champions Trophy after missing the ODI series against South Africa, the tour of Australia and the home series against Bangladesh. Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday announced a 15-member squad led by Mathews, who cut short his tour of South ...

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Inzamam hopeful of winning West Indies Test series

LAHORE: Enthusiastic Chief Selector of national team Inzamam-ul-Haq has expressed hope in clinching the Test series against West Indies as this time it’s a great chance for green shirts to register their victory. Inzamam-ul-Haq said that the team will make the win historic but, firstly there is a need to ...

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Shahid Afridi announced as ICC Champions Trophy ambassador

LONDON: The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced eight stalwarts of the modern era as Champion Ambassadors for this summer’s ICC Champions Trophy which will be staged at three iconic venues of England and Wales from 1-18 June. Shahid Afridi of Pakistan, Bangladesh’s Habibul Bashar, Ian Bell of England, Shane ...

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Majestic Shoaib sees Pakistan to series win over Windies

The Pakistan players enjoy their series victory, West Indies v Pakistan, 3rd ODI, Providence, April 11, 2017 PROVIDENCE: Shoaib Malik scored an unbeaten century as Pakistan beat West Indies by six wickets to clinch victory in their one day international series in Guyana on Tuesday. Shoaib Malik sealed the win – ...

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Afridi unveils Champions Trophy 2017

DUBAI: Former T20 skipper Shahid Afridi has unveiled Champions Trophy 2017 in a ceremony conducted in the International Cricket Council (ICC) headquarters. According to ICC press release received here on Tuesday, Afridi unveiled the trophy and clicked selfies. This time around, Champions Trophy is to be hosted by England and is scheduled ...

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I would love to play in the Champions Trophy: Nehra

MUMBAI: Ashish Nehra has expressed a strong desire to make a comeback to India’s ODI team. Though he last played in the format in the 2011 World Cup, Nehra has said he retains hopes of playing fifty-over cricket for India again when they land in England in June for the ...

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