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Athlete calling athlete: Making sense of players turning interviewers and its domino effect
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Athlete calling athlete: Making sense of players turning interviewers and its domino effect

The phenomenon of athletes turning anchors or interviewers began as an experiment but seems on course to become a trend, both in India and elsewhere. A slew of current and former sportspersons have taken to the format, and dare one say, are doing an exceptionally fine job too.

'What is the need to change anything?' asks Jhulan Goswami on suggestions made by Sophie Devine and Jemimah Rodrigues to popularise women's cricket
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'What is the need to change anything?' asks Jhulan Goswami on suggestions made by Sophie Devine and Jemimah Rodrigues to popularise women's cricket

India's leading wicket-taker Jhulan Goswami has backed Shikha Pandey's opinion, saying that there is no need to bring changes when women's cricket is already seeing a rise in popularity as well as improvement in players' skills.

Australia's Nicola Carey says it would be 'pretty cool' to experiment with smaller, lighter balls in women's cricket
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Australia's Nicola Carey says it would be 'pretty cool' to experiment with smaller, lighter balls in women's cricket

World Cup-winning Australian all-rounder Nicola Carey on Friday backed calls to try smaller and lighter balls in the women's game which could enhance power-hitting and in turn boost the popularity

Smaller ball, shorter pitch: Innovations recommended to transform women's cricket
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Smaller ball, shorter pitch: Innovations recommended to transform women's cricket

New Zealand captain Sophie Devine has recommended using a smaller ball to make women’s cricket more attractive, while India’s Jemimah Rodrigues believes a shorter pitch is another innovation worth exploring.

Jemimah Rodrigues, Sophie Devine call for more innovations to women's cricket to increase its appeal
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Jemimah Rodrigues, Sophie Devine call for more innovations to women's cricket to increase its appeal

New Zealand skipper Sophie Devine and India batter Jemimah Rodrigues would like to see more innovations in women’s cricket to help the sport gain more popularity.

Shikhar Dhawan reveals positive attitude a key to his injury recoveries
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Shikhar Dhawan reveals positive attitude a key to his injury recoveries

Dhawan, who had scored a century in the game against Australia in the 2019 World Cup, was ruled out of the rest of the tournament due to an injury.

PV Sindhu desperately wanted to shed tag of 'Silver Sindhu' at Badminton World Championships
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PV Sindhu desperately wanted to shed tag of 'Silver Sindhu' at Badminton World Championships

PV Sindhu, who won a silver medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics, admitted that she felt bad when people said she has a "final phobia"

Coronavirus Outbreak: From Roger Federer to Kevin Pietersen, a look at how the sporting world is coping with self-isolation
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Coronavirus Outbreak: From Roger Federer to Kevin Pietersen, a look at how the sporting world is coping with self-isolation

We at Firstpost take a look at what sportspersons around the world have been getting up to in self-isolation this week

India's Shafali Varma loses top spot in ICC women's T20I batting rankings, slips to third place
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India's Shafali Varma loses top spot in ICC women's T20I batting rankings, slips to third place

Shafali Verma on Monday lost the top spot in the ICC women's T20 International rankings as she slipped to third after managing only two runs in the World Cup final against Australia in Melbourne.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: From Alyssa Healy's six-hitting prowess to Shafali Verma's dismissal, moments where India lost the final
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: From Alyssa Healy's six-hitting prowess to Shafali Verma's dismissal, moments where India lost the final

Once Healy was done with her pyrokinetic adventures, Mooney stayed put till the end to prevent a batting collapse, for that was the only way India could have come back into the match

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: 'You did us all proud by reaching WC finals', Twitterati proud of India's display despite loss to Australia
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: 'You did us all proud by reaching WC finals', Twitterati proud of India's display despite loss to Australia

India were outplayed against Australia by 85 runs in the Women's T20 World Cup final, but won a million hearts from followers around the globe.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Before India-Australia final, a look at their previous clashes and standout performers
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Before India-Australia final, a look at their previous clashes and standout performers

Here's a look at all the previous clashes between India and Australia in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup along with the standout performers from those.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: With spectre of rain looming, here's what India need to do against England
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: With spectre of rain looming, here's what India need to do against England

India beat both Australia and New Zealand (and two others) to top the points table at the 2018 T20 World Cup and make it to the semi-final. Then they played England, and ended up losing a one-sided contest. On Thursday, things may turn out to be different.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India aim to dish out solid all-round performance against England in semi-final
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India aim to dish out solid all-round performance against England in semi-final

India have been the best side so far and they would be seeking their maiden final appearance in the showpiece's history with a win over England on Thursday.

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Well-rounded bowling attack, middle-order woes and other takeaways from India’s group stage campaign
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ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Well-rounded bowling attack, middle-order woes and other takeaways from India’s group stage campaign

As India head into the knockouts, here are the key takeaways from their group stage campaign in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup

Radha Yadav spins a web before Shafali Verma powers India to seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka in Women's T20 World Cup 2020
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Radha Yadav spins a web before Shafali Verma powers India to seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka in Women's T20 World Cup 2020

We look at the best moments from the India vs Sri Lanka Group A fixture in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Radha Yadav's four-for, Shafali Verma's 47 highlight India's seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Radha Yadav's four-for, Shafali Verma's 47 highlight India's seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka

This was India's fourth successive victory in the tournament as the Harmanpreet Kaur-led side consolidated their position on top of the group with eight points

Watch: India's Jemimah Rodrigues wins internet again after shaking a leg with security guard ahead of Women's T20 World Cup match
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Watch: India's Jemimah Rodrigues wins internet again after shaking a leg with security guard ahead of Women's T20 World Cup match

Jemimah Rodrigues’ dancing video, initially posted by ICC on its official Twitter and Instagram handle, was also retweeted by Bollywood actor Kartik Aryan, who featured in the song 'haan main galat' from his recently released film ‘Love Aaj Kal’.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India opener Shafali Verma gets backing of her teammates to continue playing 'fearless brand of cricket'
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ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: India opener Shafali Verma gets backing of her teammates to continue playing 'fearless brand of cricket'

India opener Shafali Verma has set alight the Women’s Twenty20 World Cup with her six-hitting prowess and her team want the 16-year-old to continue batting in the same carefree manner, team mate Shikha Pandey said.

India Women vs Bangladesh Women, Highlights, ICC Women’s T20 World Cup: India win by 18 runs
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India Women vs Bangladesh Women, Highlights, ICC Women’s T20 World Cup: India win by 18 runs

Bangladesh Women vs India Women, ICC Women's T20 World Cup match live updates: The responsibility of the final over has been given to seamer Shikha Pandey, who starts off with a perfect yorker to get rid of Rumana Ahmed. Pandey is just completing the formalities here really. Done and Dusted! India Women have defeated Bangladesh women by 18 runs. That also means two wins from the two contests India have played so far.