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Abu Dhabi T10 League: All-rounder Chris Jordan named Northern Warriors' icon player
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Abu Dhabi T10 League: All-rounder Chris Jordan named Northern Warriors' icon player

Jordan, who has played for Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League, is among the big names roped in by the two-time champions for the fifth season of the tournament.

Du Plessis, Morris, Tahir miss out as South Africa announce ICC T20 World Cup squad
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Du Plessis, Morris, Tahir miss out as South Africa announce ICC T20 World Cup squad

Temba Bavuma will lead a 15-man squad which CSA director of cricket Graeme Smith said was "a new group of players, with new heroes to be made."

PSL 2021: Multan Sultans thump Peshawar Zalmi in final to clinch maiden title
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PSL 2021: Multan Sultans thump Peshawar Zalmi in final to clinch maiden title

Multan Sultans won their maiden Pakistan Super League title by thumping 2017 champion Peshawar Zalmi by 47 runs in the final on Thursday.

IPL 2021: Ravindra Jadeja's all-round brilliance hands RCB first defeat, CSK jump to top of points table
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IPL 2021: Ravindra Jadeja's all-round brilliance hands RCB first defeat, CSK jump to top of points table

Jadeja pummelled 62 off 28 balls and lifted CSK to 191 for four after skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni opted to bat in a top-of-the-table clash.

PSL 2021: Babar Azam, Mohammad Nabi help Karachi Kings beat Peshawar Zalmi; Quetta Gladiators claim first win
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PSL 2021: Babar Azam, Mohammad Nabi help Karachi Kings beat Peshawar Zalmi; Quetta Gladiators claim first win

Quetta’s victory after four straight losses ended a 13-match streak of teams successfully chasing down the targets since the tournament began on 20 February.

South Africa vs England: Pace, spin likely to play key role in T20 series
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South Africa vs England: Pace, spin likely to play key role in T20 series

Early season pitches in South Africa tend to give some help to both pace and spin, so it is possible that the matches could provide a reasonable contest between bat and ball instead of providing feasts of attacking batting.

IPL 2020: After two consecutive failed run-chases, archaic CSK must mend ways before it's too late
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IPL 2020: After two consecutive failed run-chases, archaic CSK must mend ways before it's too late

To have produced the two run-chases that they have, in succession and in the space of four days, suggests that CSK are being archaic in their approach to the game.

IPL 2020 CSK preview: Suresh Raina's absence may hurt Chennai, but spinners' form and Dhoni's leadership hold key
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IPL 2020 CSK preview: Suresh Raina's absence may hurt Chennai, but spinners' form and Dhoni's leadership hold key

Just like the previous two years, CSK will once again depend heavily on their experienced international players to make an impact.

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals' Sandeep Lamichhane to RCB's Adam Zampa, 10 bowlers to watch out for
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IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals' Sandeep Lamichhane to RCB's Adam Zampa, 10 bowlers to watch out for

Ahead of the IPL which starts on 19 September, we take a look at 10 bowlers to watch out for.

Firstpost Masterclass: 'You need huge amount of resilience', Ish Sodhi explains spin-bowling in T20s
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Firstpost Masterclass: 'You need huge amount of resilience', Ish Sodhi explains spin-bowling in T20s

What's makes spinners so successful? What are the qualities and mindset required to be a good T20 spinner? What's the perfect length to bowl in T20s? New Zealand spinner Ish Sodhi explains the art of spin bowling in T20s.

IPL 2020: Will get to learn a lot from Harbhajan Singh at CSK, says Piyush Chawla
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IPL 2020: Will get to learn a lot from Harbhajan Singh at CSK, says Piyush Chawla

Chawla talked about the rich experience he will be able to gain by playing alongside Harbhajan Singh in his new franchise.

Disappointed not to get a chance to represent Pakistan, says South Africa spinner Imran Tahir
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Disappointed not to get a chance to represent Pakistan, says South Africa spinner Imran Tahir

Tahir moved to South Africa and ended up playing for its national team while also representing various franchises in T20 league the world over.

PSL 2020: Chris Lynn's 52-ball ton propels Lahore Qalandars in maiden semi-finals; defending champions Quetta Gladiators fall short
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PSL 2020: Chris Lynn's 52-ball ton propels Lahore Qalandars in maiden semi-finals; defending champions Quetta Gladiators fall short

Lahore Qalandars faces Karachi Kings in the semi-finals. Multan Sultans will meet 2017 champion Peshawar Zalmi in the other semi-final.

South Africa vs England: Dale Steyn aiming for international comeback in limited-overs series next month, World T20 on his radar
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South Africa vs England: Dale Steyn aiming for international comeback in limited-overs series next month, World T20 on his radar

Steyn, who retired from Test cricket last year, has been battling to keep his career alive in the other two formats despite being hampered by a recurring shoulder injury

Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year
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Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year

As the curtain comes down on 365 days of further intrigue in this storied sport, let’s take a look back at just how the caravan of men’s cricket unfolded through 2019

IPL 2020 Auction: Top Indian buy Piyush Chawla says he cannot think of a better captain than MS Dhoni to play under
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IPL 2020 Auction: Top Indian buy Piyush Chawla says he cannot think of a better captain than MS Dhoni to play under

"There can't be a better team than CSK to play for and better captain than MS Dhoni," said veteran leg-spinner Piyush Chawla after the Chennai Super Kings bought him for Rs 6.75 crore, making him the costliest Indian buy at the IPL auction.

The Hundred: Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan becomes first player to be selected in tournament draft, West Indies legend Chris Gayle misses out
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The Hundred: Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan becomes first player to be selected in tournament draft, West Indies legend Chris Gayle misses out

Afghanistan star Rashid Khan became the first player selected in The Hundred draft, but West Indies legend Chris Gayle wasn't selected for next year's tournament.

India vs South Africa: Tabraiz Shamsi says pressure is on batsmen in T20s as people come for entertainment
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India vs South Africa: Tabraiz Shamsi says pressure is on batsmen in T20s as people come for entertainment

South Africa's left-arm wrist spinner Tabraiz Shamsi feels that T20 is a batsmen's format in which bowlers like him are there to "spoil the party", which the fans come for.

India vs South Africa: From Reeza Hendricks to Anrich Nortje, five Proteas players to watch out for in T20I series
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India vs South Africa: From Reeza Hendricks to Anrich Nortje, five Proteas players to watch out for in T20I series

Before the start three-match T20I series against India, we pick five South African players that you would want to keep your eyes on.