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King Kohli rules Kotla turf

  New Delhi: Skipper Virat Kohli’s magnificent 243 (287b, 25×4) was overshadowed by unprecedented scenes of mask-wearing Sri Lankan players, who halted proceedings thrice, complaining of poor air quality, on day two of the third Test, here Sunday. The unrelenting … Continue reading

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‘Desire to win has grown manifold’

Mumbai: Despite his second innings with the Indian cricket team turning out to be hugely successful, team director Ravi Shastri is of the opinion that nothing comes easy and the players should never stop from ‘expressing themselves’. Shastri is also … Continue reading

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India beat Pak in 5-goal thriller

Kuantan: Top-ranked India had to dig deep into their reserves to eke out a 3-2 victory over arch rivals and defending champions Pakistan in a preliminary league match of the fourth Asian Champions Trophy (ACT) hockey tournament here Sunday.Young striker … Continue reading

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Raina rested for 2nd ODI also

New Delhi: Still recovering from a bout of viral fever, Suresh Raina was back in the nets Tuesday but the middle-order batsman will miss India’s second ODI against New Zealand after the team management decided to give him more time … Continue reading

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India complete Kiwi wash

Indore: Cheteshwar Pujara (148b, 9×4) struck his eighth test century and off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin (7/59) engineered another spectacular batting collapse to help India crush New Zealand by 321 runs in the third Test and complete a 3-0 series sweep here … Continue reading

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Raina back in team, three seniors rested

New Delhi: Batsman Suresh Raina staged a comeback Thursday to the Indian ODI team exactly a year after he was dropped while Haryana off-spinner Jayant Yadav was the lone new face in India’s 15-member ODI team for the first three … Continue reading

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Selectors persist with tested combination

PTI Mumbai, Sept 12: There were no major surprises in the Indian team which was announced here Monday for the upcoming home three-Test series against New Zealand. The first Test begins at Kanpur, September 22. Both Rohit Sharma and Shikhar … Continue reading

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Team India gets ‘words of gold’

PTI Antigua, July 19: Skipper Virat Kohli says he received “words of gold” from West Indies batting legend Vivian Richards who visited the Indian team hotel ahead of the first cricket Test here.The first of the four Tests between India … Continue reading

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All eyes on Shami, Dhawan

Press Trust of India Basseterre (St Kitts), July 8: India’s new chief coach Anil Kumble will be keeping a keen eye on speedster Mohammed Shami’s fitness along with the form of opener Shikhar Dhawan when the team begin their tour … Continue reading

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Virat happy with Kumble inputs

Press Trust of India Bangalore, July 4: With the Indian cricket team geared up for their busiest Test season comprising 17 five-day games, skipper Virat Kohli aptly stated that the coming days will be an indicator as to how they … Continue reading

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