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BJP's overseas wing hits Rahul Gandhi's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' posters at Ind-Zim T20 World Cup match out of park
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BJP's overseas wing hits Rahul Gandhi's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' posters at Ind-Zim T20 World Cup match out of park

A complaint has been filed by Jay Shah, president of Overseas Friends of BJP Australia, after a poster of Rahul Gandhi's 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' was displayed during a T20 World Cup match between India and Zimbabwe at the MCG

India vs South Africa 1st ODI: Fans share hilarious memes as hosts lose the match by 9 runs
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India vs South Africa 1st ODI: Fans share hilarious memes as hosts lose the match by 9 runs

Fans came up with hilarious memes on Twitter after India lost to South Africa in 1st ODI. Check out some of the reactions.

Asia Cup 2022: People in Afghanistan's Kabul burst crackers, celebrate Sri Lanka's victory against Pakistan
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Asia Cup 2022: People in Afghanistan's Kabul burst crackers, celebrate Sri Lanka's victory against Pakistan

In the final match of Asia Cup, Sri Lanka posted 170 for six after being put in to bat. In response, Pakistan could only manage 147 all out in 20 overs

Anti-Hindu rampage in UK: Muslim gangs terrorising Hindus, vandalising property after India’s T20 win over Pakistan
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Anti-Hindu rampage in UK: Muslim gangs terrorising Hindus, vandalising property after India’s T20 win over Pakistan

In response to continued tensions, the local police have put special measures in place to contain the situation in Leicester

Twitter divided as Trent Boult released from New Zealand Cricket central contract
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Twitter divided as Trent Boult released from New Zealand Cricket central contract

Boult chances of featuring in international matches will significantly reduce as NZCT chief White said that the board will give preference to centrally or domestic contracted players.

Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith to head CSA's new T20 league
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Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith to head CSA's new T20 league

The announcement was made by Cricket South Africa (CSA) six days after it revealed it had withdrawn from a scheduled World Cup Super League one-day international series in Australia in January, which would have clashed with the new tournament

Ben Stokes wants 'selfless' cricketers in England Test side
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Ben Stokes wants 'selfless' cricketers in England Test side

Ben Stokes says he wants to lead a team of "selfless" cricketers as he plots England's revival after being named as the new Test captain

IPL 2022: In battle of pace aces, Gujarat Titans face stern Sunrisers Hyderabad test
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IPL 2022: In battle of pace aces, Gujarat Titans face stern Sunrisers Hyderabad test

The IPL newcomers are currently in the midst of a dream inception year with six wins from seven games at the halfway stage and are placed on top of the table.

IPL 2022: Shikhar Dhawan becomes second batter after Virat Kohli to register 6,000 runs in IPL
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IPL 2022: Shikhar Dhawan becomes second batter after Virat Kohli to register 6,000 runs in IPL

Dhawan reached this milestone while playing against Ravindra Jadeja-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at Wankhede Stadium on Monday. Dhawan scripted history in the second over of the game. He hit a single off Maheesh Theekshana’s delivery.

IPL 2022, Orange Cap holders: Shikhar Dhawan breaks into top three, Jos Buttler holds top spot
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IPL 2022, Orange Cap holders: Shikhar Dhawan breaks into top three, Jos Buttler holds top spot

Two veterans of Indian cricket - Shikhar Dhawan and Ambati Rayudu - stole the limelight with their brilliant batting in the CSK vs PBKS encounter.

IPL 2022: Twitter lauds Arshdeep Singh, Shikhar Dhawan as Punjab Kings beat Chennai Super Kings
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IPL 2022: Twitter lauds Arshdeep Singh, Shikhar Dhawan as Punjab Kings beat Chennai Super Kings

Punjab Kings, however, made three changes to their playing XI as they brought in Shahrukh Khan, Nathan Ellis and Vaibhav Arora. Rishi Dhawan, who had last made an appearance back in 2016, made a comeback.

IPL 2022: CSK has shown signs of recovery, but flawed batting strategy doesn’t allow prolonged revival
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IPL 2022: CSK has shown signs of recovery, but flawed batting strategy doesn’t allow prolonged revival

In light of a failed retention strategy, poor auction plans and worse batting form from two retained players, Chennai is only left to make-do of whatever it is left with.

IPL 2022: Why is Ambati Rayudu not in the league of the stars? And other burning questions from CSK vs PBKS
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IPL 2022: Why is Ambati Rayudu not in the league of the stars? And other burning questions from CSK vs PBKS

Ambati Rayudu stole the show with a 39-ball 78 against Punjab Kings, who rode on Shikhar Dhawan’s 59-ball 88, but his heroic efforts weren’t enough for CSK in the 188-run chase.

IPL 2022: From Jos Buttler to Hardik Pandya, top performers from the past week
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IPL 2022: From Jos Buttler to Hardik Pandya, top performers from the past week

We take a look at the top performers who have made headlines in the past week of IPL 2022.

IPL 2022: Mumbai Indians’ fate isn’t bothersome. Rohit Sharma’s form is
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IPL 2022: Mumbai Indians’ fate isn’t bothersome. Rohit Sharma’s form is

From an Indian cricket perspective, the first concern about Rohit at present is his leadership. He was anointed white-ball captain less than six months ago, because he had won five IPL trophies.

IPL 2022: MI no match for clinical LSG as Rohit Sharma and Co succumb to eighth straight defeat
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IPL 2022: MI no match for clinical LSG as Rohit Sharma and Co succumb to eighth straight defeat

Five-time champions Mumbai Indians were knocked out of Indian Premier League after losing their eighth successive match by 36 runs to Lucknow Super Giants on Sunday.

'Literally a one man show': Twitter lauds 'magnificent' KL Rahul for notching up second ton of season
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'Literally a one man show': Twitter lauds 'magnificent' KL Rahul for notching up second ton of season

Lucknow Super Giants captain KL Rahul was on a roll against the Mumbai Indians as the right-handed batter notched up his second century of the season at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday.

IPL: From Dwayne Bravo to Zaheer Khan, bowlers who scalped 100 or more wickets in the league
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IPL: From Dwayne Bravo to Zaheer Khan, bowlers who scalped 100 or more wickets in the league

A total of 16 bowlers have so far picked up 100 or more wickets in the cash-rich IPL.

IPL 2022: GT's Rashid Khan becomes joint-fastest spinner to 100 wickets
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IPL 2022: GT's Rashid Khan becomes joint-fastest spinner to 100 wickets

Rashid scalped the wicket of Kolkata Knight Riders' Venkatesh Iyer who was caught in the deep by Abhinav Manohar for 17 off 17 during the IPL fixture in Mumbai on Saturday.

IPL 2022: Andre Russell's efforts go in vain as GT edge KKR to clinch thriller
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IPL 2022: Andre Russell's efforts go in vain as GT edge KKR to clinch thriller

Batting first, Gujarat Titans scored 156 for 9, riding on skipper Hardik Pandya's 67 off 49 balls while Andre Russell took 4 for 5 in one over.