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Match Highlights, England vs West Indies 2020, 1st Test, Day 5 Cricket Match: Jermaine Blackwood stars in Windies win

Check out the live scorecard of first Test match between England and West Indies being played at Southampton.

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CPL 2020 to be held in Trinidad & Tobago from 18 August after government's green signal

All the fixtures of CPL 2020 will be played in Trinidad and Tobago in order to minimise the risk of players and staff catching the virus.

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Highlights, England vs West Indies 2020, 1st Test, Day 3 Cricket Match at Southampton, Full Cricket Score: Hosts 15/0 at close of play

Check out the live scorecard of first Test match between England and West Indies being played at Southampton.

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West Indies legend Michael Holding breaks down on air while speaking on racism faced by parents

Michael Holding gets emotional as he revisits troubled memories of racism faced by his parents.

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Highlights, England vs West Indies 2020, 1st Test, Day 2 Cricket Match at Southampton: Visitors 57/1 as bad light ends play

Check out the live scorecard of first Test match between England and West Indies being played at Southampton.

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Former India cricketer Aakash Chopra turns entrepreneur, becomes co-owner of bat making company Z-Bat

Former India cricketer Aakash Chopra is now a co-owner of the Mumbai-based bat making sports tech company, Z-Bat.

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Highlights, England vs West Indies 2020, 1st Test, Day 1 Cricket Match at Southampton, Full Cricket Score: Hosts reach 35/1 at stumps

Check out the live scorecard of first Test match between England and West Indies being played at Southampton

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England vs West Indies: From COVID-19 protocols to squads, all you need to know about upcoming Test series

Here’s all you need to know about the England-West Indies Test series as cricket makes a return after almost four months.

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Pravin Tambe signed by Trinbago Knight Riders, set to become first Indian player to play in CPL

The 48-year-old, who has retired from first-class cricket, will need a No Objection Certificate from the BCCI to play in the CPL.

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Sri Lanka cricketer Kusal Mendis arrested for causing fatal road accident

According to the reports in the Sri Lanka media, Mendis hit a 64-year-old man, killing him in the Horethuduwa area in North Panadura around half past five on Sunday morning.

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On this day: Sachin Tendulkar becomes first batsman to complete 15,000 ODI runs

Sachin Tendulkar achieved the milestone against South Africa in an ODI at Belfast

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'Don’t have to tinker with rules': India pacer Shikha Pandey says women's cricket needs marketing and not rule changes

Shikha Pandey said women's cricket should not be compared to men's cricket and should be seen as a 'different sport altogether'

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1983 World Cup win quiz: How well do you remember India's tryst with cricketing glory?

Pulling off an upset of enormous proportions, India triumphed to rewrite sporting history in the 1983 World Cup, and on the occasion of its 37th anniversary, we prepared a short yet fun quiz, taking you back to that time.

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On this day: Kapil Dev's India thump mighty West Indies to clinch 1983 Cricket World Cup

On 25 June, 1983, Indian cricket emerged into a new era when Kapil Dev’s men outplayed a formidable West Indies side led by Clive Lloyd in the final of the Cricket World Cup, 1983 at England’s iconic Lord’s Cricket Ground.

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Seamer Mohammed Shami says India's current pace unit might be the best in history of cricket

Mohammed Shami attributed Indian pace unit's impact to their cohesiveness and the fact that they 'enjoy each others' success.'

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On This Day: Kapil Dev's sensational unbeaten 175 helps India trump Zimbabwe in 1983 World Cup

Kapil Dev's 175 not out against Zimbabwe was the cornerstone that led to India's surprising World Cup triumph in 1983

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On this day: Australia and South Africa play out thrilling World Cup tie to produce one of the greatest ODIs

On this day, in 1999, Australia vs South Africa semi-final clash in 1999 Cricket World Cup finished in a heart-breaking tie for Proteas

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Ensure social responsibility is ingrained in next generation to eradicate all forms of discrimination, says Lakshmipathy Balaji

Former India pacer Lakshmipathy Balaji believes racism and discrimination that exists in society, starts from our own houses.