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Gavaskar to skip IPL for Mankad Birth Centenary Celebrations

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has taken a special leave from his IPL commentary assignment "to celebrate" the birth centenary of late Vinoo Mankad on Wednesday. "The Legends' Club (Mumbai) has invited India's former opening batsman and captain Sunil Gavaskar on the occasion of Vinoo Mankad's birth anniversary on ... More

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BCCI Women: No Maternity Leave Clause In Player Contracts

The Indian cricket board's (BCCI Women) decision to allow all women players to travel in business class on air will ease the comfort zone. This the the view of Harmander Singh, the father of an Indian (BCCI Women) all-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur. Diana Edulji, the former India player, who is now also the Supreme Court ... More

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Lasith Malinga: All My Hat-Tricks Are Special

Sri Lanka's fast bowler Lasith Malinga has lost the count on the number of hat-tricks he has grabbed at the international level. Lasith Malinga the 33-year-old pacer, who took one more in the 2nd T20 against Bangladesh on Thursday. "Hmmm..is it four or five  It is five...", Malinga, who has arrived in Mumbai for the ... More

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Ross Lyons Joins Uddingston from East Kilbride

Former Scotland spinner, Ross Lyons, has joined Uddingston for the imminent 2017 campaign. Ross Lyons, the 32-year-old ex-Saltire was one of the country's most prolific performers with both bat and ball for East Kilbride last year, often proving the catalyst for his side's improved fortunes on the domestic stage. And ... More

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Virat Kohli on Fire

Mumbai, April 6: Asanka Brendon Ratnayake, the photographer who was born (to Sri Lankan parents) and brought up in Australia has won the MCC's runner-up award for his photograph of Virat Kohli warming his hands in fire. Mumbai, April 6: Asanka Brendon Ratnayake, the photographer who was born (to Sri Lankan parents) and ... More

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Sadiq Majeed Image finds place in Wisden and at Lord’s

Sadiq Majeed, like any other youngster, had a dream of playing cricket for India. However, he went into the photography field. The young Kashmiri photographer Sadiq Majeed was on cloud Nine when his one of the latest photographs has found a place in the latest edition of Wisden (released to-day), and will also be displa... More

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Team India physio accompanies Indian players overseas for treatment

Team India physio Patrick Farhat is travelling with the two injured players (Lokesh Rahul and Murali Vijay) to London for their treatment, it is learnt here. According to the BCCI sources, the Team India physio will accompany them to two different doctors before the dates their surgeries (any time within this week) are ... More

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Chandimal Disappointed With Run Out, Prefers Present Law

Though being a victim of the present run out law, Sri Lanka’s Test and ODI wicket-keeper Dinesh Chandimal, prefers the existing law, which is set to be changed from October 1 onwards. In the third (last) ODI against Bangladesh, the 28-year-old Chandimal was rightly declared run out by the third umpire (India’s S. ... More

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Wisden Cricketers of the Year to be announced on Wednesday

Wisden Cricketers' Almanack will announce the Five Cricketers of the Year on Wednesday, according to its editor Lawrence Booth. The Five Wisden Cricketers of the Year is an old tradition of the Wisden, also known as Bible of Cricket that dates back to 1889, and it is considered to be the oldest individual award in this ... More

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IPL 2017 – Definitive Team By Team Preview

After a marathon home season that involved 13 Test matches across India, it is time for the country to sit back and enjoy the carnival that is the IPL 2017 (Indian Premier League). IPL 2017 is a landmark for the tournament, entering its tenth edition, and the cricket promises to be better than it has ever been while the ... More