Asia Cup-2018

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Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal says he hasn't seen anyone dominate the game like Virat Kohli
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Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal says he hasn't seen anyone dominate the game like Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli is the world's No 1 batsman in both the Test and ODI formats and is just 81 runs short of becoming the fastest to reach 10,000 ODI runs.

India vs West Indies: Khaleel Ahmed says he wants to pick as many wickets as possible leading up to 2019 World Cup
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India vs West Indies: Khaleel Ahmed says he wants to pick as many wickets as possible leading up to 2019 World Cup

Khaleel Ahmed made his debut during India's victorious Asia Cup campaign in Dubai and his ability to swing the ball at a fair pace impressed none other than stand-in captain Rohit Sharma.

India placed fifth in ICC's newly-launched Women's T20I Team Rankings, Australia lead the chart
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India placed fifth in ICC's newly-launched Women's T20I Team Rankings, Australia lead the chart

The ICC's move to launch the women's T20I rankings follows its decision earlier this year to award international status to all T20 matches between member countries.

Bangladesh fans hack Virat Kohli's website claiming wrong decision against Liton Das cost team Asia Cup final against India
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Bangladesh fans hack Virat Kohli's website claiming wrong decision against Liton Das cost team Asia Cup final against India

The Bangladesh hackers blamed the ICC for allowing such incidents and not carrying forward the legacy of the gentlemen's game.

George Bailey reveals how 'ice-cool' MS Dhoni used hookah to break barriers with youngsters
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George Bailey reveals how 'ice-cool' MS Dhoni used hookah to break barriers with youngsters

George Bailey paid tribute to MS Dhoni as he completed 200 ODIs as India captain in the recently concluded Asia Cup 2018

India vs West Indies: Karun Nair's repeated exclusions raise fresh doubts over team management's selection policies
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India vs West Indies: Karun Nair's repeated exclusions raise fresh doubts over team management's selection policies

Did selectors talk to Karun Nair when dropping him for the Test squad against West Indies? If the answer to this is no (and it is, in all probability), then like the team management, even they have descended to making silly selection calls.

Asia Cup 2018, stats review: From India’s titles to Shikhar Dhawan’s love for multi-nation ODI tournaments
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Asia Cup 2018, stats review: From India’s titles to Shikhar Dhawan’s love for multi-nation ODI tournaments

From India’s titles to Shikhar Dhawan’s love for multi-nation ODI tournaments, here's a look at few key stats from the recently concluded Asia Cup:

Asia Cup 2018: Bangladesh must overcome 'mental block' in finals, says captain Mashrafe Mortaza
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Asia Cup 2018: Bangladesh must overcome 'mental block' in finals, says captain Mashrafe Mortaza

Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza says his team must overcome a "mental block" in order to secure victory in crucial games after the Tigers lost their third international final this year.

Pakistan's below-par performance in the Asia Cup points to traditional pre-World Cup meltdown
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Pakistan's below-par performance in the Asia Cup points to traditional pre-World Cup meltdown

Based on how Pakistan handled the Asia Cup, it might be time to prepare for the traditional Pakistani lead up to the World Cup

Asia Cup 2018: Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza says team didn't capitalise when situation was under control
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Asia Cup 2018: Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza says team didn't capitalise when situation was under control

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza rued his team's inability to capitalise on a good start but at the same time was proud of their performance after giving India run for their money in the title clash of the Asia Cup.

Asia Cup 2018: India captain Rohit Sharma says he is similar to MS Dhoni when it comes to exuding calmness
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Asia Cup 2018: India captain Rohit Sharma says he is similar to MS Dhoni when it comes to exuding calmness

Mahendra Singh Dhoni's stocks as a batsman might be dwindling rapidly but Rohit Sharma is proud of the fact that he has imbibed the ability to remain calm under pressure from his illustrious predecessor.

Asia Cup 2018: India show ice-cold, calculated approach under pressure to defeat super-charged Bangladesh
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Asia Cup 2018: India show ice-cold, calculated approach under pressure to defeat super-charged Bangladesh

In the Asia Cup final, India not only showed a refreshing change in approach in the tense chase against Bangladesh, but proved that this team would not go down without a fight.

Asia Cup 2018: Former cricketers, media praise Bangladesh for spirited performance after narrow defeat against India in final
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Asia Cup 2018: Former cricketers, media praise Bangladesh for spirited performance after narrow defeat against India in final

Bangladesh lost the Asia Cup 2018 final after India successfully chased down the target 223-run target on the final ball of the match, but were praised by media for their performances

Asia Cup 2018: Ready for full-time captaincy of Indian team whenever opportunity comes along, says Rohit Sharma
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Asia Cup 2018: Ready for full-time captaincy of Indian team whenever opportunity comes along, says Rohit Sharma

Stand-in India captain Rohit Sharma said he will be ready for captaincy when the opportunity comes, stating that India ticked all the right boxes during the tournament.

Asia Cup 2018: Ravindra Jadeja has made strong statement in tournament, says stand-in captain Rohit Sharma
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Asia Cup 2018: Ravindra Jadeja has made strong statement in tournament, says stand-in captain Rohit Sharma

Back into the ODI scheme of things after more than a year, Ravindra Jadeja made a strong statement in the Asia Cup and India's stand-in captain Rohit Sharma feels the all-rounder has proved himself right rather than anyone else with his impressive display in Dubai.

Asia Cup gets a new lease of life, Bangladesh's bravado and other twitter reactions on India's thrilling win over The Tigers
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Asia Cup gets a new lease of life, Bangladesh's bravado and other twitter reactions on India's thrilling win over The Tigers

Here is how the twitterrati reacted to the nail-biting finish of the Asia Cup 2018 between India and Bangladesh

India vs Bangladesh Report Card: Kedar Jadhav, Liton Das ace after sensational Asia Cup final; Mushfiqur Rahim comes a cropper
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India vs Bangladesh Report Card: Kedar Jadhav, Liton Das ace after sensational Asia Cup final; Mushfiqur Rahim comes a cropper

In an anti-climactic end for Bangladesh, India managed to eke out a win from a near-impossible situation with their lower-order batsmen holding strong under pressure. Here's our report card from the Asia Cup final:

Asia Cup 2018: Kedar Jadhav experiences hamstring problem again, says it could be grade one or two tear
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Asia Cup 2018: Kedar Jadhav experiences hamstring problem again, says it could be grade one or two tear

Jadhav, who returned to the Indian team after being out of action for almost three months nursing a hamstring injury, experienced the problem once again in the final of the Asia Cup

Asia Cup 2018: From middle-order collapse to spinners' lacklustre outing, key phases where Bangladesh imploded
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Asia Cup 2018: From middle-order collapse to spinners' lacklustre outing, key phases where Bangladesh imploded

Let's dig deep here and look back at those crucial phases of the match where India had outclassed Bangladesh to clinch the title for the seventh time.

Asia Cup 2018: Liton Das' ton goes in vain as India clinch last-ball thriller to lift title for seventh time
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Asia Cup 2018: Liton Das' ton goes in vain as India clinch last-ball thriller to lift title for seventh time

India retained the Asia Cup with a three-wicket win off the last ball against a fighting Bangladesh who were anchored by a maiden hundred from opener Liton Das in Dubai on Friday.