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IPL 2022: Andrew Tye replaces injured Mark Wood at Lucknow Super Giants
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IPL 2022: Andrew Tye replaces injured Mark Wood at Lucknow Super Giants

The right-arm pacer, who has so far played 27 IPL matches and has picked 40 wickets, will join LSG for the price of Rs 1 crore.

Purple Cap holders in the history of IPL: List of bowlers finishing as highest wicket takers in a season
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Purple Cap holders in the history of IPL: List of bowlers finishing as highest wicket takers in a season

From Sohail Tanvir in the inaugural edition to Harshal Patel in the 2021 tournament, here’s the list of bowlers who have won the coveted ‘purple cap' in the IPL

Big Bash League 2021-22: Perth Scorchers crush Sydney Sixers to clinch record fourth title
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Big Bash League 2021-22: Perth Scorchers crush Sydney Sixers to clinch record fourth title

It was revenge for the Scorchers who were beaten by their arch-rivals in the decider last season.

IPL 2021: RR's Shamsi aiming to gather 'inside information' about UAE pitches ahead of T20 World Cup
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IPL 2021: RR's Shamsi aiming to gather 'inside information' about UAE pitches ahead of T20 World Cup

Shamsi, the World No 1 T20I bowler in ICC rankings, will be joining the Royals squad as a replacement for Australian pacer Andrew Tye for the remainder of IPL scheduled to be held in the UAE from 19 September.

IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals complete signing of South Africa spinner Tabraiz Shamsi
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IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals complete signing of South Africa spinner Tabraiz Shamsi

In the IPL, Shamsi has previously played four matches in which he picked up three wickets for Royals Challengers Bangalore, who had recruited him as a replacement player during the 2016 season.

Bangladesh vs Australia: Dan Christian, Mitchell Swepson help visitors register first victory in T20I series
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Bangladesh vs Australia: Dan Christian, Mitchell Swepson help visitors register first victory in T20I series

Chasing 105 for victory, Australia depended on Christian's 15-ball blitz and Ashton Agar's 27 to achieve their target in 19 overs of the fourth match in Dhaka.

Australian cricketers land in Sydney from Maldives after suspension of IPL 2021
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Australian cricketers land in Sydney from Maldives after suspension of IPL 2021

A group of 38 players, coaches, officials and TV commentators had reportedly been staying in the Maldives, after leaving India on 6 May aboard a charter flight arranged and paid for by the Board of Control for Cricket in India.

IPL 2021: Mark Taylor little surprised that Steve Smith stayed back with DC for 'not so big contract'
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IPL 2021: Mark Taylor little surprised that Steve Smith stayed back with DC for 'not so big contract'

As many as 14 Australian players along with some coaches and commentators were in India to participate in the IPL, from which three players of the country had pulled out owing to the unprecedented COVID-19 surge.

IPL 2021: We'll ensure you reach home seamlessly, BCCI tells foreign cricketers
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IPL 2021: We'll ensure you reach home seamlessly, BCCI tells foreign cricketers

"The BCCI will do everything to ensure that you reach your respective destinations seamlessly. The BCCI is monitoring the situation very closely and is working with the government authorities to make arrangements to get you home once the tournament concludes," BCCI COO Hemang Amin has written in a letter to players.

IPL 2021: Arrange flight to bring players home after tournament, Chris Lynn requests Cricket Australia
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IPL 2021: Arrange flight to bring players home after tournament, Chris Lynn requests Cricket Australia

As many as 14 Australian players still remain in the event, including Steve Smith (Delhi Capitals), David Warner (SunRisers Hyderabad) and Pat Cummins (Kolkata Knight Riders) as well as coach Ricky Ponting (DC) and Simon Katich (RCB).

IPL 2021: KKR's Pat Cummins to donate $50,000 to PM Cares Fund to purchase oxygen supplies for hospitals
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IPL 2021: KKR's Pat Cummins to donate $50,000 to PM Cares Fund to purchase oxygen supplies for hospitals

Cummins said he was donating the amount to specifically help with the oxygen crisis confronting some states in India, besides the national capital, New Delhi.

IPL 2021: COVID-19 surge in India raises concern, early exits; BCCI says league will go on
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IPL 2021: COVID-19 surge in India raises concern, early exits; BCCI says league will go on

Ravichandran Ashwin and some Australian players have withdrawn from IPL 2021 amid the escalating COVID-19 crisis in India.

IPL 2021: Australians are 'bit nervous' about whether they can go back to their country, says KKR mentor David Hussey
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IPL 2021: Australians are 'bit nervous' about whether they can go back to their country, says KKR mentor David Hussey

Rajasthan Royals pacer Andrew Tye recently decided to leave midway from the IPL as he feared getting 'locked out' of Australia.

IPL 2021: Andrew Tye says he left tournament midway to avoid being 'locked out' of Australia
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IPL 2021: Andrew Tye says he left tournament midway to avoid being 'locked out' of Australia

Andrew Tye said he decided to leave after getting to know about the mounting quarantine cases from India in his hometown Perth.

IPL 2021: RCB's Adam Zampa and Kane Richardson withdraw from tournament, to return to Australia
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IPL 2021: RCB's Adam Zampa and Kane Richardson withdraw from tournament, to return to Australia

RCB in their statement said they respect the decision of the players and 'offer them complete support.'

IPL 2021: RR pacer Andrew Tye leaves camp, returns home due to 'personal reasons'
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IPL 2021: RR pacer Andrew Tye leaves camp, returns home due to 'personal reasons'

Royals' Director of Cricket Kumar Sangakkara had announced in the dressing room after their victory over KKR that Tye was leaving for Australia and had an early morning (Sunday) flight at 4 am.

IPL 2021 Rajasthan Royals Preview: Focus on Sanju Samson's leadership, Jofra Archer's fitness as RR seek fresh start
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IPL 2021 Rajasthan Royals Preview: Focus on Sanju Samson's leadership, Jofra Archer's fitness as RR seek fresh start

Even as Archer’s temporary absence appears to dim their bowling attack, RR have Morris, and a few decent backup options. And while Morris, Stokes, and Buttler form an enviable three of the four overseas picks, they would be better served if their Indian contingent steps up on a consistent basis.

India vs Australia: Hosts prevent clean-sweep in T20I series with 12-run win in final match
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India vs Australia: Hosts prevent clean-sweep in T20I series with 12-run win in final match

While India won the shortest format 2-1, it was overall an even result for the two teams which won three white-ball games each. Tuesday's loss ended the visitors' 10-match winning streak in the format.

India vs Australia: T Natarajan, Hardik Pandya shine as Virat Kohli and Co win by six wickets, to clinch T20I series 2-0
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India vs Australia: T Natarajan, Hardik Pandya shine as Virat Kohli and Co win by six wickets, to clinch T20I series 2-0

The visitors avenged their 1-2 ODI series loss, chasing down a challenging 195-run target set by the home side. They won the opener in Canberra by 11 runs on Friday.

IPL 2020: RCB aim to correct strategy, bounce back as they take on erratic RR in Dubai
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IPL 2020: RCB aim to correct strategy, bounce back as they take on erratic RR in Dubai

After some inexplicable decisions in their eight-wicket loss to Kings XI Punjab, Royal Challengers Bangalore would aim for course correction when they take on an erratic Rajasthan Royals in their next IPL match.