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India vs England: Enjoyed Joe Root's dismissal as I set him up with away going deliveries, says Mohammed Siraj
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India vs England: Enjoyed Joe Root's dismissal as I set him up with away going deliveries, says Mohammed Siraj

Root was trapped leg before the wicket by Siraj, who bowled a beautiful inswinger which would have hit the middle and leg stump.

India vs England: Hosts lose Shubham Gill after R Ashwin, Axar Patel spin visitors out for 205 on Day 1
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India vs England: Hosts lose Shubham Gill after R Ashwin, Axar Patel spin visitors out for 205 on Day 1

After five innings, England crossed the 200-run mark but a total of 205 in 75.5 overs was certainly not what Joe Root had expected when he called it right at the toss on a day which would have ideally been best for batting.

PSL 2021 postponed indefinitely after six players, one support staff member test COVID-19 positive
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PSL 2021 postponed indefinitely after six players, one support staff member test COVID-19 positive

Islamabad United’s two foreign cricketers, including Australian leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed, an unnamed foreign cricketer and a support staff member from one of the teams were already in isolation after being tested positive earlier this week.

PSL 2021: Three more unnamed players test positive for COVID-19 as total count rises to six
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PSL 2021: Three more unnamed players test positive for COVID-19 as total count rises to six

The PCB said in a statement that the three players are from two different teams and they will now self-isolate themselves for 10 days.

Kieron Pollard sends Twitter in frenzy after hitting six sixes in an over
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Kieron Pollard sends Twitter in frenzy after hitting six sixes in an over

As Pollard joined the exclusive group of batsmen hitting six sixes in an over with Herschelle Gibbs and Yuvraj Singh, Twitter went gaga over the feat.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Kieron Pollard smashes 6 sixes in an over to romp Windies to four-wicket victory in first T20I
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Kieron Pollard smashes 6 sixes in an over to romp Windies to four-wicket victory in first T20I

The feat came in the sixth over of a bizarre West Indies innings, bowled by off-spinner Akila Dananjaya who moments earlier in his previous over had been celebrating taking a hat-trick.

Highlights, West Indies vs Sri Lanka, 1st T20I at Osbourn, Full Cricket Score: Pollard stars in hosts' four-wicket win
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Highlights, West Indies vs Sri Lanka, 1st T20I at Osbourn, Full Cricket Score: Pollard stars in hosts' four-wicket win

Check out the scorecard from the 1st T201 between West Indies and Sri Lanka being played at Osbourn.

Bishan Singh Bedi recovering well after undergoing surgery to remove blood clot in brain, say reports
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Bishan Singh Bedi recovering well after undergoing surgery to remove blood clot in brain, say reports

The 74-year-old former India captain had undergone a bypass surgery at the hospital last month after he complained of heart problems. He underwent the procedure on his brain just after the bypass surgery.

PSL 2021: Babar Azam, Mohammad Nabi help Karachi Kings beat Peshawar Zalmi; Quetta Gladiators claim first win
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PSL 2021: Babar Azam, Mohammad Nabi help Karachi Kings beat Peshawar Zalmi; Quetta Gladiators claim first win

Quetta’s victory after four straight losses ended a 13-match streak of teams successfully chasing down the targets since the tournament began on 20 February.

India vs England: Joe Root says Motera pitch similar to one in third Test, but important for visitors to learn from defeats
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India vs England: Joe Root says Motera pitch similar to one in third Test, but important for visitors to learn from defeats

The Motera pitch, which is scheduled to host the fourth Test starting Thursday, attracted plenty of criticism after the third Test ended in an Indian victory inside two days.

PSL 2021: Quetta Gladiators batsman Tom Banton among two foreign players to test positive for COVID-19
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PSL 2021: Quetta Gladiators batsman Tom Banton among two foreign players to test positive for COVID-19

Pakistan Cricket Board's Director of Media Sami Burney had announced on Tuesday that two foreign players and one member of the support staff had tested positive for the virus. This was after Australian leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed tested positive on Monday.

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021: Left-arm pacer Jaydev Unadkat to lead Saurashtra in knockout matches
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Vijay Hazare Trophy 2021: Left-arm pacer Jaydev Unadkat to lead Saurashtra in knockout matches

Saurashtra face domestic giants Mumbai on 9 March in their quarter-final match at the Palam Air Force Ground in New Delhi.

India vs England: Virat Kohli bats for rotation policy in age of bio-bubbles
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India vs England: Virat Kohli bats for rotation policy in age of bio-bubbles

Kohli is convinced that as long as players are staying in bio-secure environments, taking intermittent breaks is not a bad idea.

Virat Kohli gains one spot to jump to sixth in ICC T20I batting rankings; KL Rahul remains at second position
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Virat Kohli gains one spot to jump to sixth in ICC T20I batting rankings; KL Rahul remains at second position

With 816 rating points, Rahul is behind England's Dawid Malan (915) who retained his top spot, while Kohli has 697 points.

New Zealand vs Australia: Ashton Agar's six-for helps visitors beat Black Caps by 64 runs in third T20I
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New Zealand vs Australia: Ashton Agar's six-for helps visitors beat Black Caps by 64 runs in third T20I

Agar's match-turning six for 30, including three in one over, derailed a New Zealand fightback as Australia avoided a series loss in the third Twenty20 international.

A day after saying cricket gets forgotten in IPL, Dale Steyn apologises
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A day after saying cricket gets forgotten in IPL, Dale Steyn apologises

Steyn's apology came after he claimed on the sidelines of the Pakistan Super League 6, where he is representing Quetta Gladiators, that money is given more importance than the game in the IPL.

New Zealand vs Australia, Highlights, 3rd T20I at Wellington, Full Cricket Score: Visitors win by 64 runs
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New Zealand vs Australia, Highlights, 3rd T20I at Wellington, Full Cricket Score: Visitors win by 64 runs

Catch scorecard from 3rd T20I between New Zealand and Australia being plated at Wellington

David Warner says rushing his return from injury to play Tests against India was not the right decision
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David Warner says rushing his return from injury to play Tests against India was not the right decision

Warner had missed the first two Tests of the series after suffering a groin injury in the preceding ODI series but made himself available for the last two matches in Sydney and Brisbane.

India vs England: Joe Root urges visitors to be 'a bit braver', play with freedom in fourth Test
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India vs England: Joe Root urges visitors to be 'a bit braver', play with freedom in fourth Test

The tourists have sustained heavy defeats in the past two matches — by 317 runs in Chennai and 10 wickets in a chastening two-day finish in Ahmedabad — but can still draw the series 2-2.