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India vs SA, 3rd T20I | Virat Kohli rested from final match against South Africa

Star India batter Virat Kohli has been rested from the third and final T20 international against South Africa in Indore on October 4. Following the series-clinching win in Guwahati on October 2, Kohli flew to Mumbai on October 3 morning. “He has been rested from the final T20I,” said a BCCI official. After the final …

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India vs SA third T20I | Series in bag but India faces stern bowling test in final T20 against Proteas

Majority of the batters remain the same from the UAE edition but it is the drastic change in approach which has made the difference. Majority of the batters remain the same from the UAE edition but it is the drastic change in approach which has made the difference. It may be an inconsequential game on …

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Twenty20 World Cup | Not much to worry about, Australians won title despite struggles before mega event, says David Miller

South African top-order batters struggled badly while their bowlers were also not at their best South African top-order batters struggled badly while their bowlers were also not at their best Formidable South African batter David Miller has a firm belief that the series-defeat against India won’t make them a lesser force at the fast-approaching T20 …

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Ind vs SA | Not concerning, but need to pick ourselves: Rohit on death-overs bowling

‘The team wants to play and bowl in a certain way and we want to give them that confidence,’ said Rohit Sharma after India’s win over South Africa in the 2nd T20 ‘The team wants to play and bowl in a certain way and we want to give them that confidence,’ said Rohit Sharma after …

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Journeyman Mukesh Kumar proud to have earned maiden India call-up for South Africa ODIs

Mukesh Kumar has earned his maiden India call-up for the upcoming ODI series against South Africa. Mukesh Kumar has earned his maiden India call-up for the upcoming ODI series against South Africa. When Mukesh Kumar was in the Rest of India’s team bus on the way back to the hotel after the second day’s play …

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Ind vs SA, 2nd T20 | India notches up 237/3 against South Africa; Suryakumar and Rahul score 50s

India posted a massive 237 for three against South Africa in the second T20I at the Barsapara cricket stadium in Guwahati on Sunday. K. L. Rahul (57) and Rohit Sharma (43) put on a 96-run opening stand to set the foundation. Suryakumar Yadav (61) then took centre stage as he smashed five boundaries and as …

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Pakistan vs England, last T20 | Pakistan opts to field in series-decider

Pakistan brings back Mohammad Rizwan and Haris Rauf after resting them in sixth game which England won to level the series 3-3 Pakistan brings back Mohammad Rizwan and Haris Rauf after resting them in sixth game which England won to level the series 3-3 Pakistan won the toss and chose to field in the series-deciding …

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India vs South Africa ODIs | Mukesh Kumar, Rajat Patidar earn maiden India call-up; Dhawan to lead

Shreyas Iyer named Vice-captain for the three-match series starting October 6. Shreyas Iyer named Vice-captain for the three-match series starting October 6. Uncapped Bengal seamer Mukesh Kumar and prolific domestic performer Rajat Patidar on Sunday earned their maiden India call-up for the upcoming three match ODI series against South Africa, starting October 6 in Lucknow. …

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When KL Rahul feels he has got nothing to lose, he can even strike at 180: Shane Watson

Rahul’s strike rate came under scanner during the Asia Cup and the ongoing home series against South Africa. Rahul’s strike rate came under scanner during the Asia Cup and the ongoing home series against South Africa. KL Rahul bats at his best when he has a “nothing to lose” approach and that is how former …

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Irani Cup | Rest of India in cruise control mode on Day One against Saurashtra

Seven Saurashtra batters being caught behind wickets underlined their inability to handle the pace of the RoI trio, all of whom bowled in the perfect channel. Seven Saurashtra batters being caught behind wickets underlined their inability to handle the pace of the RoI trio, all of whom bowled in the perfect channel. An exhibition of raw pace and accurate bowling followed …

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