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Pakistan Cricket Board announces stringent COVID-19 protocols ahead of 2020-21 domestic season
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Pakistan Cricket Board announces stringent COVID-19 protocols ahead of 2020-21 domestic season

The PCB said squad members, match officials, duty doctors and security managers will be placed in bio-secure zones from the beginning of the season to ensure health and safety of players, officials and all other stakeholders.

Baroda Cricket Association suspends pre-season camp after kin of player tests positive for COVID-19
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Baroda Cricket Association suspends pre-season camp after kin of player tests positive for COVID-19

The Baroda Cricket Association (BCA) has suspended its pre-season fitness camp after the kin of a player tested positive for coronavirus, a senior official said on Tuesday.

PCB mulls hosting delayed domestic season at select venues from October
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PCB mulls hosting delayed domestic season at select venues from October

The PCB is planning to implement the same SOPs for its domestic season as the ones in the ongoing England vs West Indies Test series, with the number of venues reduced to cut down on travel for teams.

Rahul Dravid made me understand importance of switching off from cricket, says Cheteshwar Pujara
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Rahul Dravid made me understand importance of switching off from cricket, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Pujara said he is thankful to Dravid for teaching him how to keep personal and professional lives separate.

Usman Khawaja was dropped due to inconsistency, his return will be difficult, says Ricky Ponting
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Usman Khawaja was dropped due to inconsistency, his return will be difficult, says Ricky Ponting

Australia's two-time World Cup-winning captain Ricky Ponting says senior batsman Usman Khawaja was axed from the national team due to his inconsistency but he is not willing to write him off yet.

BCCI's attempts to transfer prize money to junior cricketers get delayed due to Rs 50,000 cap on 'Jan Dhan' accounts
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BCCI's attempts to transfer prize money to junior cricketers get delayed due to Rs 50,000 cap on 'Jan Dhan' accounts

Payments to a handful of junior cricketers, about six of them, were delayed after transactions did not go ahead because of the upper limit of Rs 50,000 on cash deposits in 'Jan Dhan' accounts

BCCI needs to draw up a compact and manageable plan to salvage its domestic cricket
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BCCI needs to draw up a compact and manageable plan to salvage its domestic cricket

Certainly, the start of the Indian domestic season is some months away. But considering that local leagues, coaching camps, age-group matches and the run-up to it have been disrupted across the country, BCCI should use the coming weeks and do some strategic planning.

Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Time to focus on Jaydev Unadkat's under-appreciated red-ball prowess as he leads Saurashtra to another final
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Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Time to focus on Jaydev Unadkat's under-appreciated red-ball prowess as he leads Saurashtra to another final

At 28, Unadkat's career is peaking and his red-ball numbers pack quite a punch. Given his unreal form and inspirational leadership, Saurashtra will fancy their chances against Bengal in the final.

Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Jammu and Kashmir’s rise, Mumbai’s fall, points system and other takeaways from group stages
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Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Jammu and Kashmir’s rise, Mumbai’s fall, points system and other takeaways from group stages

The Ranji Trophy group stages threw up some interesting trends with big teams failing and some underrated sides punching above their weight. From stunning individual performances to exciting matches, the Ranji Trophy was a spectacle this season.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Focus on upbeat Prithvi Shaw, out-of form Shikhar Dhawan as tournament enters Super League stage
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Focus on upbeat Prithvi Shaw, out-of form Shikhar Dhawan as tournament enters Super League stage

The spotlight would firmly be on the likes of Shikhar Dhawan and young Prithvi Shaw when the Super League stage of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament begins here on Thursday.

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Meghalaya stun Mumbai by six wickets; Delhi win despite Shikhar Dhawan's failure
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Meghalaya stun Mumbai by six wickets; Delhi win despite Shikhar Dhawan's failure

After restricting hosts Mumbai to a below-par 157/6, Meghalaya rode on half-centuries by Ravi Bhamidipati (61 not out) and Sanjay Yadav (55) to chase the target with four balls to spare, causing a major upset.

Vijay Hazare Trophy final: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu in battle of heavyweights
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Vijay Hazare Trophy final: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu in battle of heavyweights

Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are equally matched, with a formidable batting line-up and a set of quality bowlers, though the presence of R Ashwin gives TN attack more experience and variety.

Vijay Hazare Trophy: BCCI looks at rescheduling rain-affected fixtures after 17 of 30 matches get affected
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Vijay Hazare Trophy: BCCI looks at rescheduling rain-affected fixtures after 17 of 30 matches get affected

The matches which were affected by rain in the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019-20 will be rescheduled. In the first three days of the tournament, nearly 17 of the 30 games were abandoned or ended in a no result.

Duleep Trophy 2019-20: Shubman Gill, Priyank Panchal and Faiz Fazal named captains as domestic cricket's curtain-raiser begins on 17 August
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Duleep Trophy 2019-20: Shubman Gill, Priyank Panchal and Faiz Fazal named captains as domestic cricket's curtain-raiser begins on 17 August

India Blue will be led by 19-year-old Shubman Gill, considered by many as the next big thing in Indian cricket. India Green will be led by Faiz Fazal, while Priyank Panchal will captain the Reds.

Ranji breaking new ground but it’s still on a sticky wicket
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Ranji breaking new ground but it’s still on a sticky wicket

When Vidarbha lifted the Ranji Trophy on February 7 at Nagpur after a taut final against Saurashtra, it capped an extraordinary achievement.

Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda hit on head during practice, sent for precautionary scans
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Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda hit on head during practice, sent for precautionary scans

The incident happened when batsman Birender Vivek Singh hit straight and Dinda attempted the catch on his follow through but it slipped from his hand and hit his forehead.

Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Balancing chartered accountancy and cricket, Abhimanyu Easwaran bides his time for national reckoning
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Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Balancing chartered accountancy and cricket, Abhimanyu Easwaran bides his time for national reckoning

Abhimanyu Easwaran, who scored a majestic 183 not out during Bengal’s record run-chase of 322 against Delhi, is his state's leading run-scorer this season.

Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Mumbai recall pacer Dhawal Kulkarni for Chhattisgarh tie; Aditya Tare, Shreyas Iyer left out
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Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Mumbai recall pacer Dhawal Kulkarni for Chhattisgarh tie; Aditya Tare, Shreyas Iyer left out

Kulkarni was left out of the last game in Nagpur as Shardul Thakur and Tushar Deshpande completed fast-bowling duties for Mumbai.

Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Ashutosh Aman's 12-wicket haul leads Bihar to big win over Nagaland; Mumbai draw against Saurashtra
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Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Ashutosh Aman's 12-wicket haul leads Bihar to big win over Nagaland; Mumbai draw against Saurashtra

This was Bihar's fourth win from six matches, and they now have 27 points, 10 points behind leaders Uttarakhand, who have played one more match.

Deodhar Trophy 2018: Ajinkya Rahane's struggles in limited-overs cricket continue as Hanuma Vihari guides India B to final
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Deodhar Trophy 2018: Ajinkya Rahane's struggles in limited-overs cricket continue as Hanuma Vihari guides India B to final

Rahane, leading the India C side, managed just 32 runs off 61 balls. With three national selectors watching the proceedings, Rahane didn't help his cause a lot as he couldn't even rotate the strike.