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Coach Rahul Dravid has a nice ring, but with great power also comes great responsibility
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Coach Rahul Dravid has a nice ring, but with great power also comes great responsibility

Dravid’s appointment isn’t a case of entitlement; he is the best person to take Indian cricket forward as it finds itself on the cusp of transition.

IPL is most powerful aspect of cricket, says Michael Vaughan after addition of two new teams to league
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IPL is most powerful aspect of cricket, says Michael Vaughan after addition of two new teams to league

Shane Warne said that the money spent on new IPL teams shows why cricket has become the second "most popular sport" on the planet.

T20 World Cup 2021: Billion Cheers, fan-inspired Team India jersey for tournament unveiled
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T20 World Cup 2021: Billion Cheers, fan-inspired Team India jersey for tournament unveiled

The new shirt, called the 'Billion Cheers Jersey', has been inspired by fans and was unveiled by MPL Sports, the official kit sponsor of the Indian men's, women's, and Under-19 teams.

IPL 2021: Final two league games to be played concurrently, new teams to be announced on 25 October
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IPL 2021: Final two league games to be played concurrently, new teams to be announced on 25 October

The norm till date has been one game at 3:30 PM IST followed by evening match at 7:30 pm but the games will start at same time in order to avoid giving any unfair advantage to any team in case the last match has an outfit which has mathematical chance of qualification.

BCCI secreatry Jay Shah hopeful of fans' return as board announces packed home season
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BCCI secreatry Jay Shah hopeful of fans' return as board announces packed home season

"The 2021-22 home season holds a lot of promise, and Team India will play in all major centres of India. Vaccination has ensured that the pandemic curve is beginning to flatten, and I am very optimistic that we will have the fans back for the home season," Shah said after the apex council meeting.

BCCI announces compensation for players affected by 2020-21 domestic season, hikes salaries
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BCCI announces compensation for players affected by 2020-21 domestic season, hikes salaries

The decision to give compensation as well as increase the match fee was taken during the BCCI's Apex Council meeting on Monday.

With dressing room drifting away, Virat Kohli quits T20 captaincy but it might not safeguard 50-over leadership
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With dressing room drifting away, Virat Kohli quits T20 captaincy but it might not safeguard 50-over leadership

While Kohli has maintained that he would remain captain in the other two formats, one can't say with absolute certainty that he will be India's 50-over skipper going into the 2023 World Cup at home.

Virat Kohli to step down as T20I captain after ICC T20 World Cup 2021
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Virat Kohli to step down as T20I captain after ICC T20 World Cup 2021

Kohli announced the decision to quit T20 captaincy on Twitter, writing that he took the decision after many discussions with the leadership group within the Indian team.

BCCI to decide on Ranji cricketers’ compensation with players likely to get 50 percent of total match fees
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BCCI to decide on Ranji cricketers’ compensation with players likely to get 50 percent of total match fees

The final decision lies with BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah, who will discuss the topic with the Apex Council members on 20 September.

Having Dhoni in dugout will be a huge shot in arm for India, says Ravi Shastri
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Having Dhoni in dugout will be a huge shot in arm for India, says Ravi Shastri

It is believed that Dhoni has been brought in for his experience of winning ICC tournaments as a captain.

T20 World Cup 2021 squad announcement: Former captain MS Dhoni to mentor India at tournament
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T20 World Cup 2021 squad announcement: Former captain MS Dhoni to mentor India at tournament

The 40-year-old Dhoni retired from international cricket last year, his last India game being the 2019 World Cup semi-final, which the team lost to New Zealand.

India vs England: Karnataka pacer Prasidh Krishna added to main Test squad
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India vs England: Karnataka pacer Prasidh Krishna added to main Test squad

The 25-year-old has played only nine first-class games with 34 wickets in his kitty and earlier this year played three ODI matches at home against the same opposition, taking six wickets.

ICC T20 World Cup 2021: Virat Kohli, BCCI top brass hold 'informal' meeting over roadmap for showpiece event
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ICC T20 World Cup 2021: Virat Kohli, BCCI top brass hold 'informal' meeting over roadmap for showpiece event

The Test win at Lord's has certainly released a lot of pressure off Kohli but he is well aware that his captaincy future hinges on the team's performance in UAE where they start against arch-rivals Pakistan.

India vs England: Visitors off to London as Prithvi Shaw, Suryakumar Yadav remain in quarantine
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India vs England: Visitors off to London as Prithvi Shaw, Suryakumar Yadav remain in quarantine

The nine-day gap between second and third Test will certainly give the duo ample chance to train and get match ready in case the team management feels the necessity of playing either of the two.

BCCI secretary Jay Shah rejects 'unfair' criticism of board prioritising IPL over domestic games
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BCCI secretary Jay Shah rejects 'unfair' criticism of board prioritising IPL over domestic games

While players lost out on significant earnings, the BCCI copped a lot of flak for too much focus on the cash-rich league.

India vs Sri Lanka: Rishabh Pant, throwdown expert Dayanand test positive for COVID-19; three more isolated as visitors reassemble
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India vs Sri Lanka: Rishabh Pant, throwdown expert Dayanand test positive for COVID-19; three more isolated as visitors reassemble

One coaching staff member and reserve wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha were put in isolation for having come in contact with Garani.

BCCI working group members Jaydev Shah and Yudhvir Singh want compensation for all age-groups
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BCCI working group members Jaydev Shah and Yudhvir Singh want compensation for all age-groups

Jaydev Shah also informed that veteran batsman Sheldon Jackson is all set to return to Saurashtra after spending a season with Puducherry.

India vs Sri Lanka: India's limited-overs tour to begin from 18 July, confirms BCCI secretary Jay Shah
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India vs Sri Lanka: India's limited-overs tour to begin from 18 July, confirms BCCI secretary Jay Shah

While the tentative date that was originally being discussed was 17 July, but Shah confirmed that it will start from 18 July.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: BCCI pledges to donate Rs 10 crore for Olympic-bound athletes' preparations
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: BCCI pledges to donate Rs 10 crore for Olympic-bound athletes' preparations

It is understood that post departure of Li Ning as the kit sponsor, the amount donated by the BCCI will certainly help in multiple ways for the contingent in covering various costs which includes training and preparation.

We were broken to pieces, mental health assistance is important: Veda Krishnamurthy on COVID-19 trauma in family
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We were broken to pieces, mental health assistance is important: Veda Krishnamurthy on COVID-19 trauma in family

Nine members of Krishnamurthy's family battled the disease and her mother and sister passed away within two weeks of each other last month in Karnataka.