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BCCI president Roger Binny served conflict of interest notice by ethics officer
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BCCI president Roger Binny served conflict of interest notice by ethics officer

According to PTI, BCCI ethics officer Vineet Saran has asked Roger Binny to file a written response by 20 December against the conflict of interest allegations levelled against him.

49% international cricketers ready to reject central contracts for T20 leagues: FICA Report
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49% international cricketers ready to reject central contracts for T20 leagues: FICA Report

As per the FICA report, "49% would consider rejecting a central contract if they were paid more to play in domestic leagues".

India A vs Bangladesh A: Navdeep Saini, Saurabh Kumar impress as visitors take Day 1 honours in first unofficial Test
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India A vs Bangladesh A: Navdeep Saini, Saurabh Kumar impress as visitors take Day 1 honours in first unofficial Test

Opting to field after winning the toss, Saini (3/21), Saurabh (4/23) and Mukesh Kumar (2/25) helped India A bundle out their opponents for a paltry 112 in only 45 overs.

ILT20: Dubai Capitals vs Abu Dhabi Knight Riders fixture to kick off inaugural edition on 13 January
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ILT20: Dubai Capitals vs Abu Dhabi Knight Riders fixture to kick off inaugural edition on 13 January

The ILT20 will consist of 34 games played across a period of one month, with each team playing the other five twice in a home and away-format.

Ramiz Raja fielded at slips 'because his father was a commissioner': Wasim Akram
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Ramiz Raja fielded at slips 'because his father was a commissioner': Wasim Akram

'For all his batting kill, Ramiz Raja was at slip for reasons of rank, because his father was a commissioner and because he'd attended Aitchison College - he dropped more than he caught, frankly,' wrote Wasim Akram in his book.

India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI weather update: Rain likely to play spoilsport again at Hagley Oval in Christchurch
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India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI weather update: Rain likely to play spoilsport again at Hagley Oval in Christchurch

India vs New Zealand third ODI will be played at Hagley Oval in Christchurch on Wednesday and the match is expected to be marred by rain.

Pakistan vs England: From Lord’s spot fixing scandal to hairy affair at Oval, five memorable Tests
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Pakistan vs England: From Lord’s spot fixing scandal to hairy affair at Oval, five memorable Tests

Pakistan play England in a Test series in their own backyard after an elongated time period of 17 years. We take a look at some memorable matches between the two sides.

IND vs NZ 3rd ODI: When and Where to watch India vs New Zealand Live telecast
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IND vs NZ 3rd ODI: When and Where to watch India vs New Zealand Live telecast

India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI: All details on how to live stream India vs New Zealand 3rd ODI 2022 and when and where to watch IND vs NZ match in India.

'Preparations start from here, no time for experiments': Mohammad Kaif on 2023 World Cup
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'Preparations start from here, no time for experiments': Mohammad Kaif on 2023 World Cup

Mohammad Kaif urged for Umran Malik to be backed especially after omission from the T20 World Cup.

More players might give up central contracts for T20 leagues, says Tim Southee
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More players might give up central contracts for T20 leagues, says Tim Southee

Three New Zealand players - Trent Boult, Martin Guptill and Jimmy Neesham - have so far given up their central contract to play in different leagues across the globe

‘Look at Suryakumar for inspiration’: Sanju Samson’s childhood coach tells batter amid lack of opportunities
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‘Look at Suryakumar for inspiration’: Sanju Samson’s childhood coach tells batter amid lack of opportunities

Sanju Samson’s childhood coach is not losing sleep over lack of game time or the batter losing his prime years on the bench.

India vs New Zealand: Visitors hope for full game in final ODI
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India vs New Zealand: Visitors hope for full game in final ODI

There is forecast of scattered showers in Christchurch and nothing can be more irritating than playing a series where the Gen-Next of Indian cricket hardly got any game time to show their prowess

'No cowards in Australian cricket, not ever': Pat Cummins breaks silence on Justin Langer's criticism
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'No cowards in Australian cricket, not ever': Pat Cummins breaks silence on Justin Langer's criticism

Justin Langer in a chat had said that some of the players in the team weren't transparent about the feedback which eventually led to his exit

India vs New Zealand: Arshdeep Singh reveals how bowling alongside Umran Malik has benefitted him
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India vs New Zealand: Arshdeep Singh reveals how bowling alongside Umran Malik has benefitted him

Arshdeep Singh and Umran Malik made their ODI debuts recently in the first ODI against New Zealand at Auckland.

Maninder Singh, Nayan Mongia among prominent names applying for BCCI selectors' posts
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Maninder Singh, Nayan Mongia among prominent names applying for BCCI selectors' posts

Besides former left-arm spinner Maninder and wicketkeeper Mongia, ex-opener Shiv Sunder Das is also believed to have applied for the senior selection committee following the ouster of the Chetan Sharma-led committee.

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka defeat Punjab in thriller to setup semi-final clash against Saurashtra
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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka defeat Punjab in thriller to setup semi-final clash against Saurashtra

Vidwath Kaverappa’s career-best haul of 4/40 played a key role in bowling Punjab out for 235 before Manoj Bhandage and Krishnappa Gowtham helped Karnataka chase the target down with four balls to spare.

Pakistan vs England: We will continue to play our 'aggressive and attacking' brand of cricket, says McCullum
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Pakistan vs England: We will continue to play our 'aggressive and attacking' brand of cricket, says McCullum

England adopted an attacking brand of cricket under Test coach Brendon McCullum and skipper Ben Stokes, their style of play earning the moniker 'Bazball' and helping them beat New Zealand and South Africa in home assignments earlier this year.

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Gaikwad's record-breaking knock helps Maharashtra outplay UP, storm into semis
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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Gaikwad's record-breaking knock helps Maharashtra outplay UP, storm into semis

Opener Ruturaj Gaikwad smashed 43 runs in a single over from spinner Shiva Singh as Maharashtra defeated Uttar Pradesh by 58 runs in the Vijay Hazare quarter-finals in Ahmedabad.

England captain Ben Stokes to donate entire match fees from Pakistan Tests to assist flood victims
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England captain Ben Stokes to donate entire match fees from Pakistan Tests to assist flood victims

The terrible condition of the Pakistani people caused by the floods made Stokes take the decision to support the rebuilding of the most affected areas.

India vs New Zealand: ‘Coaches don’t need breaks’, ex-player questions Rahul Dravid, Vikram Rathore’s absence
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India vs New Zealand: ‘Coaches don’t need breaks’, ex-player questions Rahul Dravid, Vikram Rathore’s absence

Former India batter Ajay Jadeja made a stern remark that he believes coaches don’t need any break as they get plenty of time for that during the IPL season.