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Smith has been in the centre of a controversy after his opposite number Virat Kohli accused him of systematically abusing the Decision Review System during the second Test in…
03.24 / 10:45
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Virat Kohli's injury and conjectures surrounding his possible missing out on the crucial 4th Test against Australia at Dharamsala is the flavor of the day as the two teams are all set to face off one last time in what has been a high-voltage series, both on and off the…
03.24 / 10:45
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Dharamsala: India cricket captain Virat Kohli on Friday said he is unperturbed by the talk surrounding him in the Australian media and that he is not focussing too much on it, ahead of the fourth and final Test, starting here on Saturday.From comparing him with the United States President Donald Trump for criticising the media to putting him in the same bracket as animals, there has been a lot written about Kohli in recent days."It's something which has been happening on the outside. I am…
03.24 / 10:30
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Melbourne: Australia have defied expectations with their fight in India but with all to play for in the final Test in Dharamsala, Steve Smith's team would not leave happy with a drawn series, according to former wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist.India vs Australia - Complete CoverageWith the series locked 1-1 after the draw in Ranchi, victory in Dharamsala would give Australia their first series win in India since 2004.Gilchrist was an architect of the 2004 triumph, stepping in for…
03.24 / 09:40
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Trent Boult felt pain in the groin region during the first Test in Dunedin, forcing him to miss the following match in Wellington that South Africa won by eight…
03.24 / 09:13
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Virat Kohli was compared with US President Donald Trump by sections of the Australian…
03.24 / 08:28
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India captain Virat Kohli has said he will play the fourth Test against Australia in Dharamsala only if he is 100% fit. There have been concerns over Kohli's participation in the decider and the skipper speaking at the pre match Press conference insisted that the fitness rule applies to everyone in the team, including him. "I will only play if I am 100 per cent fit," Kohli said."I need to assess the fitness situation with the physio (Patrick Farhart). We will take a call on whether to play…
03.24 / 08:14
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We are currently in the third Test series of the Indian cricket season. If the first two were anything to goby, you would've thought what a waste of time Test cricket is. Mind you, we did play two decent sides inNew Zealand and England, but the matches were just dull and boring, lacklustre performances from theopposition resulted in one-sided matches. At times it even felt like the opposition didn't really want tobe there. Then came the India versus Australia Test series and now we know…
03.24 / 08:14
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Cricket Australia has today announced a 15-player squad to represent Australia Under 19s in a six-match series against Sri Lanka Under 19s in April in Tasmania. The series will involve one three-day match and five one-day matches, beginning on 8 April and concluding on 23 April, all played at Hobart’s Kingston Twin Ovals. The squad - selected by the Youth Selection Panel - features two players who hold state rookie contracts, plus one player with Matador BBQs One-Day Cup experience, two w…
03.24 / 07:55
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New Delhi: Mumbai batsman Rohit Sharma and his India teammate Kedar Jadhav were on Thursday ruled out of the upcoming Deodhar Trophy one-day tournament due to injuries.While Rohit suffered a minor knee injury, Jadhav was rested due to a stomach ailment, according to the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) medical team.Maharashtra's Ruturaj Gaikwad will replace Rohit in the India 'Blue' side, which will now be led by veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh. On the other hand, Jadhav…
03.24 / 07:13
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New Delhi: After failing to find any takers in the Indian Premier League (IPL) auctions last month, South Africa leg-spinner Imran Tahir on Thursday finally managed to get one when he replaced injured Australian pacer Mitchell Marsh in the Rising Pune Supergiant.Marsh, who suffered a shoulder injury after the second Test against India in Bengaluru earlier this month, was ruled out of the remainder of the four-match series. "Australia and Rising Pune Supergiant all-rounder Mitchell Marsh…
03.24 / 07:13
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The concerns grew later in the day when young batsman Shreyas Iyer was named a possible replacement for Kohli, in the event he was not able to…
03.24 / 06:41
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MS Dhoni may have given up his limited-overs captaincy of the Indian team, but he's not yet quite ready to give up his position in Team India. He believes that he 'can easily go beyond World Cup…
03.24 / 06:41
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Sydney: A day after his successor Michael Clarke slammed the Australian media for "tarnishing" India skipper Virat Kohli's image, former Australia captain Steve Waugh on Thursday went one step ahead in complimenting the Indian, saying he sees a bit of Ricky Ponting and himself in the way Kohli goes about his business.India vs Australia - Complete Coverage"There's probably elements of Ricky (Ponting) and myself in his captaincy, but having said that he's his own man," Waugh was quoted as…
03.24 / 06:24
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Today, he speaks about how pleasant things were for the Indian team post the disastrous World Cup, starting from the tour of Bangladesh where Ravi Shastri was sent to do the job what Greg Chappell did before quitting as…
03.24 / 05:58
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Not just journalists but Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland too took a jibe at Kohli, saying the 28-year-old did not know how to spell the word sorry. Earlier, a piece in an Australian newspaper had termed Kohli as the Donald Trump of world…
03.24 / 05:09
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India skipper Virat Kohli's participation in the fourth and final Test against Australia in Dharamsala hangs in balance even as young Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer has been called as cover.India vs Australia - Complete CoverageKohli had suffered a serious right shoulder injury during the Ranchi Test in which he played through pain.Iyer, expected to join the team on Friday morning, may not be able to reach here on time for the training session which starts at 9:30 am.Agency reports suggest…
03.24 / 04:51
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New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult has been ruled out of the third ANZ Test against South Africa in Hamilton after failing to recover fully from his groin injury. Boult felt pain in the groin region during the first ANZ Test in Dunedin, forcing him to miss the following match in Wellington. New Zealand Selector Gavin Larsen said that while Boult has worked hard to make himself available, it was clear he needed further recovery  time before getting back on the park.   “Trent did eve…
03.23 / 19:38
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India will take on Australia in the crucial fourth and final Test match that will take place in Dharamsala from…
03.23 / 18:15
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