Wednesday, 20 October 2021

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Sachin Tendulkar recalls he fielded for Pakistan before his India debut

Wasim Akram and Sachin Tendulkar. (Getty Images) MUMBAI – Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has revealed that before making his international debut for his country, he took the field for Pakistan in a fixture between the teams of the two neighbouring states. The batting great, in his autobiography, Playing It My ...

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Kohli, Kishan lead India to emphatic T20 win over England

AHMEDABAD: Skipper Virat Kohli and debutant Ishan Kishan hit half-centuries as India hammered England by seven wickets in the second Twenty20 International in Ahmedabad on Sunday. Chasing 165 for victory, a blazing second-wicket stand of 94 between Kohli, who finished unbeaten on 73, and Kishan saw India romp home in ...

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England now No.1 ranked team in T20I cricket

CAPE TOWN: England have displaced Australia from the numero uno spot in ICC T20I rankings following their comprehensive series whitewash over South Africa in the recently-concluded three-match rubber. England defeated the Proteas by nine wickets in the final T20I at Newlands to complete the series sweep. Dawid Malan (99) and ...

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Ganguly confirms Australia tour but seeks shortened quarantine

NEW DELHI: India’s cricket chief Sourav Ganguly said the national team will tour Australia in December but called for a shortened quarantine period for the players. Australia has checked the spread of the coronavirus except in Melbourne, its second-biggest city, which has witnessed a recent surge in cases. “Ya, ya, ...

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