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South Africa vs Pakistan: Quinton de Kock unlikely to face sanctions over Fakhar Zaman run out in 2nd ODI
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South Africa vs Pakistan: Quinton de Kock unlikely to face sanctions over Fakhar Zaman run out in 2nd ODI

After reviewing footage of the incident, match officials are believed to have come to the conclusion that de Kock was not in breach of the law on fielders deceiving batsmen.

New BCCI ACU chief Shabir Hussein Shekhadam Khandwawala against legalising betting in India
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New BCCI ACU chief Shabir Hussein Shekhadam Khandwawala against legalising betting in India

There is a school of thought that legalising betting will bring in massive revenues for the government at a time when most of it is going unchecked. But Khandwawala looks at it differently.

Former Gujarat DGP Shabir Hussein takes over from Ajit Singh as BCCI Anti-Corruption Unit chief
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Former Gujarat DGP Shabir Hussein takes over from Ajit Singh as BCCI Anti-Corruption Unit chief

The new ACU chief will be flying to Chennai on Wednesday. He also attended the final ODI between England and India in March to get an idea of how things work in the board.

IPL 2021: RCB's Devdutt Padikkal in mandatory quarantine at home after testing COVID-19 positive on 22 March
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IPL 2021: RCB's Devdutt Padikkal in mandatory quarantine at home after testing COVID-19 positive on 22 March

Padikkal is currently isolating at his residence in Bengaluru and will only be allowed to enter the IPL bio-bubble after returning two negative COVID-19 tests.

South Africa vs Pakistan: Fakhar Zaman's 193 goes in vain as hosts' all-round performance sees them to 17-run win
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South Africa vs Pakistan: Fakhar Zaman's 193 goes in vain as hosts' all-round performance sees them to 17-run win

Fakhar hit 193 off 155 balls with 10 sixes and 18 fours but he lacked support as Pakistan made 324 for nine in reply to South Africa's 341 for six.

Mithali Raj-led Railways win Women's Senior One-Day Trophy for 12th time after seven-wicket win over Jharkhand in final
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Mithali Raj-led Railways win Women's Senior One-Day Trophy for 12th time after seven-wicket win over Jharkhand in final

Out of 14 editions of National One Dayers, Railways women have won 12 titles in as many appearances in the summit clash, which is a testimony to their dominance in women's cricket.

IPL 2021: Rishabh Pant, Glenn Maxwell and other batsmen who could make a statement this season
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IPL 2021: Rishabh Pant, Glenn Maxwell and other batsmen who could make a statement this season

Here are some of the batsmen who are likely to make an impact in the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League, which starts on 9 April.

IPL 2021 Quiz: How well do you remember Sunrisers Hyderabad's 2020 campaign?
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IPL 2021 Quiz: How well do you remember Sunrisers Hyderabad's 2020 campaign?

The Sunrisers Hyderabad enjoyed a memorable campaign in IPL 2020, just about qualifying for the playoff stages and eventually finishing in third place. How well do you remember their season?

IPL 2021: HCA president Mohammad Azharuddin says Hyderabad ready to host games if Mumbai dropped as venue
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IPL 2021: HCA president Mohammad Azharuddin says Hyderabad ready to host games if Mumbai dropped as venue

The BCCI has decided to keep Indore and Hyderabad as stand by venues for the upcoming IPL beginning on 9 April following a massive surge in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai, which is scheduled to host 10 games.

IPL 2021 Quiz: How well do you remember Punjab Kings' 2020 campaign?
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IPL 2021 Quiz: How well do you remember Punjab Kings' 2020 campaign?

Kings XI Punjab enter IPL 2021 with a new name, christened as Punjab Kings, and a new logo. It remains to be seen whether it leads to a different finish to the season.

IPL 2021: KKR batsman Nitish Rana joins teammates in training after second negative COVID-19 test
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IPL 2021: KKR batsman Nitish Rana joins teammates in training after second negative COVID-19 test

Following the guidelines set by the BCCI, Rana stayed alone in his room until he returned two negative results on the 11th and 12th days.

Sourav Ganguly hails 'absolute match-winner' Rishabh Pant, says Indian cricket will have 'world beaters in every generation'
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Sourav Ganguly hails 'absolute match-winner' Rishabh Pant, says Indian cricket will have 'world beaters in every generation'

The former India captain added that he loves watching the likes of Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma bat.

South Africa vs Pakistan: Babar Azam shines with fluent ton as visitors win thriller to grab ODI series lead
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South Africa vs Pakistan: Babar Azam shines with fluent ton as visitors win thriller to grab ODI series lead

The Pakistan captain hit a stroke-filled 103 off 104 balls and shared a second-wicket partnership of 177 with Imam-ul-Haq, who made 70.

Ollie Pope reveals Virat Kohli's 'last of the flat wickets' warning during first India-England Test in Chennai
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Ollie Pope reveals Virat Kohli's 'last of the flat wickets' warning during first India-England Test in Chennai

England won the match by 227 runs, giving little indication of the struggles that awaited them in the next three Tests.

IPL 2021: Kevin Pietersen suggests international cricket should take a break when ‘biggest show’ unfolds
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IPL 2021: Kevin Pietersen suggests international cricket should take a break when ‘biggest show’ unfolds

Some of the English players are reportedly in a dilemma about their participation in the Indian Premier League (IPL) as their two-Test home series against New Zealand starts on 2 June, two aft days after the conclusion of the upcoming IPL.

‘Like players, umpires also have form,’ says Nitin Menon after clinical run in India-England fixtures
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‘Like players, umpires also have form,’ says Nitin Menon after clinical run in India-England fixtures

By the end of England's tour of India, Menon was showered with accolades for his stellar umpiring performance

IPL 2021: There are Indian cricketers who want to play in The Hundred and other leagues, says Eoin Morgan
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IPL 2021: There are Indian cricketers who want to play in The Hundred and other leagues, says Eoin Morgan

Morgan cautioned ICC that in a another decade's time, the franchise leagues will take over international cricket.

IPL 2021: My game has improved a lot since I last played for Delhi, says Sam Billings
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IPL 2021: My game has improved a lot since I last played for Delhi, says Sam Billings

Billings, who was part of the Delhi franchise in 2016 and 2017, was bought by the Capitals for his base price of Rs 2 crore in the IPL auction in February.

Down with COVID-19, Sachin Tendulkar hospitalised as precautionary measure
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Down with COVID-19, Sachin Tendulkar hospitalised as precautionary measure

Tendulkar had tested positive for the dreaded infection on 27 March and was in home isolation ever since.