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Shikhar Dhawan Finishes 10,000 Runs In International Cricket As Opener

  • Jul 19, 2021
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India's substitute white-ball chief Shikhar Dhawan has finished 10,000 runs as an opener in global cricket. The left-gave batsman accomplished the accomplishment against Sri Lanka in the principal ODI of the three-match series here at the R Premadasa Stadium on Sunday. Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar, Sunil Gavaskar, and Rohit Sharma are the other four Indian batsmen to have scored more than 10,000 runs as an opener in worldwide cricket. In the main ODI against Sri Lanka, Dhawan likewise turned into the 10th Indian batsman to score 6000 runs in the 50-over design. Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni, Mohammed Azharuddin, Rohit Sharma, Yuvraj Singh, Virender Sehwag are the other nine batsmen who have scored over 6000 runs in the ODI design. Shikhar Dhawan (86*) and Ishan Kishan (59) featured with the bat as India crushed Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the main ODI here at the R Premadasa Stadium on Sunday. With this success, India has acquired a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. The second ODI will presently be played on Tuesday. Prior, India continued taking wickets at standard spans, yet Chamika Karunaratne's unbeaten 43-run thump helped Sri Lanka post 262/9. For India, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Deepak Chahar got back with two wickets each.Also Read: ICC Announced New Points System For Next World Test Championship Cycle

India visit through England: Cricket need to live with Covid-19 for not so distant future, says ECB boss Tom Harrison

  • Jul 16, 2021
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England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), CEO, Tom Harrison, has safeguarded the board's choice to not force severe bio-bubble rules for the forthcoming five-match Test series against India, beginning from August 4 in Nottingham. We're in an alternate situation to a year prior or even a half year prior truly concerning how we adapt to Covid. We're sincerely attempting to figure out how we live with it and establish safe conditions for individuals instead of bio-secure conditions," Harrison was cited as saying by Cricbuzz. "There's an immense distinction between the two. Players are simply tired of bio-security and bubbles and that language we have gotten so used to utilizing. It's negatively affected psychological well-being for players, time away from families. We are simply not ready to work that sort of climate going ahead," he added. With concerns previously mounting about the practicality of the Test series among England and India, in the midst of the Covid-19 cases inside the India camp. India's wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant and four additional individuals from the Indian unforeseen in England have been compelled to isolate for 10 days in London. One of the care staff as preparing partner/net bowler Dayanand Guarani tried Covid-19 positive on July 14. Aside from Guarani, those in isolate incorporate the bowling trainer Bharat Arun, wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha and hold opener Abhimanyu Easwaran, who was recognized as his nearby contacts. Also Read: ICC Announced New Points System For Next World Test Championship CycleA BCCI discharge on Thursday evening said that Pant has not been remaining at the group lodging, which recommends he is probably not going to have influenced some other India players, and that he is "headed to recuperation". Gasp will actually want to join the remainder of the India crew in the wake of returning two negative RT-PCR tests. A similar guideline applies for the four other people who are at present in isolation. The remainder of the Indian crew is headed to Durham, they will reach in the evening in the wake of reassembling in London following 20-dawn.Also Read: Olympics PM Narendra Modi Collaborates With Tokyo Bound Indian Competitors Certain They Will Make The Nation ProudGasp, Saha and Easwaran are set to miss the group's 3-day practice game against a County Championship XI beginning July 20. The match will be played away from plain view and 90 overs will be played every day. Durham Cricket will communicate the game on its Youtube channel.23-year-old Rishabh Pant has been in isolate for as far back as 8 days in the wake of testing positive on July 8. He got the infection in the wake of going to England's Euro 2020 round of 16 matches against Germany on June 30. The Indian cricket board affirmed that Pant is asymptomatic.

ICC Announced New Points System For Next World Test Championship Cycle

  • Jul 15, 2021
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The ICC in Wednesday authoritatively affirmed that groups will be granted normalized 12 focuses for a success, four for a draw and six for a tie during the subsequent World Test Championship cycle which starts with the five-match series among India and England in August. The ICC further said that level of focuses won will be utilized to decide standings in the 2021-23 cycle. Prior, each Test series conveyed a worth of 120 focuses which prompted a certain imbalance in the table as a group winning a Test in a two-match series got 60 focuses contrasted with five-game series where a Test win is esteemed at 24 focuses. PTI had last month announced that ICC was set to present the new normalized focuses framework for the subsequent WTC cycle soon. ICC Acting Chief Executive Geoff Allardice said the progressions were made to work on the focuses framework while taking learnings from the interruption last year. "We got criticism that the past focuses framework should have been improved. The Cricket Committee thought about this while proposing another, normalized focuses framework for each match. It kept up with the guideline of guaranteeing that all matches in a WTC series tally towards a group's standing while at the same time obliging series fluctuating long between two Tests and five Tests," Allardice said in an ICC proclamation.Also Read: India To Send A 228 Strong Contingent To Tokyo Olympics With 119 Competitors In It"During the pandemic, we needed to change to positioning groups on the focuses table utilizing the level of accessible focuses won by each group, since everything series couldn't be finished. "This assisted us with deciding the finalists and we had the option to finish the title inside the planned time span. This strategy likewise permitted us to think about the general execution of groups whenever paying little heed to the number of matches they had played." Aside from the India-England series, the Ashes in the not so distant future will be the solitary another five-match issue in the second cycle which will end in June 2023. Australia's visit through India one year from now is the lone four-Test series in the forthcoming cycle. The nine Test groups will play an aggregate of six series - three home and three away actually like the past version. India chief Virat Kohli said after losing the debut WTC last to New Zealand, he anticipates that his side should refocus with "new energy" in the new cycle, which starts with the primary Test against England beginning August 4. "It was extraordinary to have played the last of the ICC World Test Championship against New Zealand in what was a noteworthy challenge. Not simply the last, we saw the assurance of players all through the principal version of the title," Kohli said. "The accompanying of cricket sweethearts also was incredible to see, and I am certain they will all be standing by enthusiastically for the subsequent release. We will pull together with new energy for the following cycle beginning with our series against England." Defending champ New Zealand captain Kane Williamson said WTC has restored individuals' advantage in the conventional organization of the game. "It was clearly beautiful uncommon to win the debut ICC World Test Championship in Southampton last month and it's invigorating to now look forward to the subsequent version. Also Read: What Daily Inside Tokyo Olympic Village Will Resemble"The WTC has absolutely added more setting and carried new importance to Test cricket and it was marvellous to see the premium that was created around the Final against India," he said. "We know attempting to shield the title will be a gigantic test, however, our attention will be on ensuring we get ready also as we can for the visits ahead and attempting to keep up with our degree of execution." Britain chief Joe Root portrays the impending five-Test duel against India as a "fascinating test". "We start our mission in the second release of the ICC World Test Championship against the finalists of last time, which is an intriguing test straight away," he said. "India is a fine all-round side and it is nice to test them in our home conditions. We barely passed up fitting the bill for the last time and are hoping to improve this time."

Justin Langer on instructing Australia: I totally love my work, seeking to be an incredible mentor

  • Jul 09, 2021
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"On the off chance that the board and the CEO and superior chief trust I'm the opportune individual to continue to lead us forward. I love my work," Langer was cited as saying by The Sydney Morning Herald.Also Read: Happy Birthday MS Dhoni: India's Cherished 'Captain Cool' Turns 40Langer opened up on the reports recommending players condemned his instructing style, saying he was "hurt" by how player input had been addressed. Langer is making an honest effort to be upbeat despite 'frightful' media reports."I didn't care for losing to India in the stunning series, nobody likes losing. I'm dedicated, I love my work, I love the Australian cricket crew, I love the players and I love Australian cricket. They're the things I esteem most in my life. Ideally, I've done a truly great job the most recent three years, that has been the input. Long may that proceed."Until my agreement comes up in a year or past I'll do what I generally do. I'll be striving to help Australian cricket become an incredible Australian cricket crew. That we continue to create saints since that is the thing that we've all had since we were young children and the Australian public loves what we're doing. That is the thing that we're about," Langer added."We're not an incredible group yet and that is the thing that we're all yearning for. Like I'm seeking to be an extraordinary mentor. I'm not an incredible mentor yet, I'm trying to be an extraordinary mentor. I'm running after it and I trust every one of the players are doing likewise. I was truly fair about that and it was an outrageously inspiring two days", Langer as cited by cricket.com.au.

Britain Women versus India Women: Danni Wyatt Named In England Squad For T20Is Against India

  • Jul 07, 2021
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The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Tuesday reported the ladies' crew for the forthcoming three-match T20I series against India. The multi-design series sits at 6-4 to England, with each T20I worth two focuses. Danni Wyatt and Mady Villiers are back among the 14-part crew, while Kate Cross and Lauren Winfield-Hill get back to play for their territorial groups and will be accessible during the current end of the week's Charlotte Edwards Cup activity. Lead trainer Lisa Keightley in an authority discharge said: "We've played some great cricket across both the Test and ODIs and we've named a solid crew for the T20I series. It's 6-4 in the multi-design series and we're pushing hard to win." "We presumably weren't exactly at our best in the third ODI so I'd like us to waste no time in the main IT20 and be heartless," Keightley added. Also Read: England - India Test Series to Kick off 2nd World Test Championship: ReportIndia crushed England by four wickets in the third ODI on Saturday at the New Road, Worcester. Mithali Raj played a skipper's thump as she stayed unbeaten on 75. Eventually, Rana likewise played a critical 24-run knock off only 22 balls with the assistance of three fours. In the third and last ODI, Mithali likewise turned into the most elevated run-scorer in ladies' worldwide cricket, across each of the three organizations. She outperformed England's Charlotte Edwards to turn into the main run-scorer. Britain ladies' crew for the T20I series: Heather Knight, Tammy Beaumont, Katherine Brunt, Freya Davies, Sophia Dunkley, Sophie Ecclestone, Tash Farrant, Sarah Glenn, Amy Jones, Nat Sciver, Anya Shrubsole, Mady Villiers, Fran Wilson, Danni Wyatt.

Happy Birthday MS Dhoni: India's cherished 'Captain Cool' turns 40

  • Jul 07, 2021
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Forty years of 'Captain Cool'. Previous India commander MS Dhoni praises his 40th birthday celebration on Wednesday. The Jharkhand-conceived cricketer, who might not have imagined turning into the player he did, was genuinely bound for significance. As a young man, he adored football yet years and years after the fact, he wound up as perhaps the best player from India to have graced the 22 yards of a cricket field. Such has been the life and seasons of MS Dhoni. With long bolts, unadulterated enthusiasm, and an irresistible grin, the Railways player entered the worldwide field in 2004. He confronted a couple of introductory hiccups toward the beginning of his disagreement the Indian group, his 148 against Pakistan in Vizag in 2005 showed the world the ability that he had. In any case, it was only the start of the tempest. Also Read: England- India Test Series To Kick Off 2nd World Test Championship: ReportHis enormous hitting capacities assisted him with fixing a spot in the Indian group across designs as he cut his own position in the games as 'the finisher'. Indeed, even before we understood, all of India ended up placing all their trust in the youthful shoulders of Dhoni, anticipating that he should rescue difficult situations. As a general rule, he conveyed as he changed into a senior player. Dhoni directed the 'Men dressed in Blue' to the 2007 ICC T20 World Cup title, helping in excess of a billion group recuperate from the 2007 ODI World Cup failure a couple of months back. He was uncommon. Continuously was. Then, at that point came the 2011 World Cup, when Dhoni 'polished it off in style' to hand his country the second they were sitting tight for as far back as 28 years. He, alongside his associate, gave batting incredible Sachin Tendulkar the ideal splitting blessing. In the event that that was adequately not, under his initiative, India secured the 2013 Champions Trophy on English soil. Sweet, correct? Lamentably, things didn't exactly continue as before since. His side went down to Australia in the 2015 World Cup elimination rounds followed that "that" Dhoni run-out finishing India's lingering any expectations of triumph against New Zealand during the 2019 CWC elimination rounds. Ultimately, on August 15, 2020, Dhoni reported his retirement from all types of cricket, cutting down the blinds on a distinguished lifetime.

England- India Test Series To Kick Off 2nd World Test Championship: Report

  • Jun 30, 2021
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Two months after the sad misfortune at the Hampshire Bowl in Southampton, Virat Kohli-drove Team India will start the procedures for the second pattern of the World Test Championship, playing the opener against England in a five-Test series beginning August. As indicated by ESPNCricinfo, the subsequent cycle will traverse August 2021 to June 2023. The timetable and scene for the last are up in the air by the ICC. The subsequent cycle will involve just two five-Test series - the Ashes in December being the other. The Border-Gavaskar series in India in 2022 will be the solitary four-Test series. Also Read: On This Day In 2007: Sachin Tendulkar Became First Batsman to Cross 15,000 ODI Runs MarkThe subsequent cycle also will include nine groups, with each playing six series: three home and three away - which were recently concluded in 2018 by every one of the individuals as a component of the 2019-23 Future Tours Program. India's home mission will start with the New Zealand series, which will likewise stamp the beginning of Blackcaps' title-safeguard campiagn. They will likewise confront Sri Lanka an Australia at home. South Africa and Bangladesh will be their other abroad series. Britain will play the most Test matches (21), trailed by India's 19. New Zealand, the champs of the debut title, will play just 13 Tests.

On This Day In 2007: Sachin Tendulkar Became First Batsman to Cross 15,000 ODI Runs Mark

  • Jun 29, 2021
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It was on this day, 14 years prior, when Sachin Tendulkar turned into the primary batsman throughout the entire existence of cricket to enlist 15,000 ODI runs. The Master Blaster accomplished the accomplishment against South Africa at Belfast in the second ODI of the three-match series. Pursuing 227 for the success, Tendulkar opened the batting for India and he proceeded to play a thump of 93 runs from 106 balls to go past the 15,000 run mark in 50-over cricket. Tendulkar's thump was studded with 13 fours and two sixes. The right-gave batsman was excused in the 32nd over of the innings, yet India figured out how to go over the line by six wickets. Eventually, Yuvraj Singh and Dinesh Karthik directed India to triumph. Tendulkar had made his introduction in Test cricket on November 15, 1989. Around the same time on December 18, he played his first ODI match. The amazing cricketer has the most number of runs in the longest configuration of the game, accumulating 15,921 runs. En route, Tendulkar scored 51 Test hundreds of years, most by any player. Things are the same in ODI cricket as Tendulkar on the rundown of most runs in this organization also. He has aggregated 18,426 runs in ODI which incorporates 49 tons. Tendulkar addressed the country in six World Cups during his vocation that went on for a very long time. He was essential for the 2011 World Cup-winning crew.Also Read: Krafton puts resources into indian computer game streaming startups LocoViewed as quite possibly the most complete batsman throughout the entire existence of the game, Tendulkar holds practically all batting records which exists right now. He made his worldwide presentation during a Test series againt most outstanding adversaries Pakistan in Karachi in November 1989 and after a month, he accepted his lady One-Day International (ODI) cap against a similar rival. Hailed by numerous individuals as the ' God of Cricket', Tendulkar showed up for India in Test cricket and amassed 15,921 runs in the organization. He additionally played 462 ODIs for the Men dressed in Blue and scored 18,426 runs in it. In the mean time, his solitary appearance in the most brief arrangement of the game was during a T20I match against South Africa in 2006.Tendulkar remaining parts the top run-scorer in the Test and ODI organizations of the game. The previous Indian opener likewise holds the record of most elevated number of hundreds of years in the global cricket- - a psyche desensitizing 100 tons. On November 16, 2013, Tendulkar bid farewell to the worldwide vocation after a Test against the West Indies in his home state Mumbai. He crushed a familiar 74-run thump against the Caribbean side as India secured a success by an innings and 126 runs.Image Credit: www.bcci.in