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Andrew McDonald interview: Would like to see Rajasthan Royals known for consistency rather than underdogs status
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Andrew McDonald interview: Would like to see Rajasthan Royals known for consistency rather than underdogs status

In his four-year coaching career, Andrew McDonald has built an impressive CV at just 38. He revived a struggling Leicestishire that hadn't won a single four-day match in two seasons in County circuit, led Victoria to the one-day and Shield titles, and guided a struggling Melbourne Renegades to their first Big Bash League crown.

Rajasthan Royals appoint former Australia all-rounder Andrew McDonald as head coach
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Rajasthan Royals appoint former Australia all-rounder Andrew McDonald as head coach

Rajasthan Royals on Monday appointed former Australian cricketer Andrew McDonald as their new head coach for a three-year term.

Watch: Leicestershire spinner Colin Ackermann takes seven wickets in an innings to set new T20 world record
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Watch: Leicestershire spinner Colin Ackermann takes seven wickets in an innings to set new T20 world record

South African spinner Colin Ackermann claimed a new Twenty20 world record on Wednesday when he took seven wickets for just 18 runs in an English county match.

Imad Wasim scores unbeaten century to help Pakistan beat Kent in tour opener
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Imad Wasim scores unbeaten century to help Pakistan beat Kent in tour opener

Imad Wasim hit an unbeaten century as Pakistan began their tour of England with a 100-run win over Kent on Saturday.

IPL 2019: Sunil Narine deserves credit for maintaining high standards despite change in bowling action, says KKR bowling coach
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IPL 2019: Sunil Narine deserves credit for maintaining high standards despite change in bowling action, says KKR bowling coach

Narine's action was found to be suspect a multiple times and had to undertake corrective measures under Crowe, who is now a part of Knights' set-up.

Ireland wicket-keeper Niall O'Brien announces retirement from all forms of game
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Ireland wicket-keeper Niall O'Brien announces retirement from all forms of game

Niall O'Brien, who made his international debut against Denmark in 2002, played 216 times for Ireland and appeared in his nation's first-ever Test, against Pakistan, in May this year.

England and Wales Cricket Board announce appointment of James Taylor as selector
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England and Wales Cricket Board announce appointment of James Taylor as selector

The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced the appointment of retired England cricketer James Taylor as a selector for the England side, along with Ed Smith and Trevor Bayliss.

Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal smash tons as India A thrash Leicestershire by 281 runs in second warm-up game
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Prithvi Shaw, Mayank Agarwal smash tons as India A thrash Leicestershire by 281 runs in second warm-up game

Opener Prithvi Shaw and Mayank Agarwal took a second string Leicestershire attack to cleaners as India A piled up a mammoth 458 for 4 to win the second warm-up game by a massive 281 runs ahead of their tri-nation one day series starting 22 June.

Mohammad Abbas interview: 'Pleased to have achieved my goal of dismissing Joe Root and Alastair Cook at Lord's'
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Mohammad Abbas interview: 'Pleased to have achieved my goal of dismissing Joe Root and Alastair Cook at Lord's'

Pakistan's rising bowling star Mohammad Abbas said, "My role-model amongst Pakistani bowlers is Mohammad Asif. Outside Pakistan, it's Glenn McGrath and I admit I do try to copy their bowling."

Pakistan draw final warm-up match against Leicestershire ahead of two-Test series against England
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Pakistan draw final warm-up match against Leicestershire ahead of two-Test series against England

Mohammad Amir appeared to prove his fitness as Pakistan drew their final warm-up match ahead of the start of their two-Test series against England.

India pacer Varun Aaron confident of national call-up, says he is bowling at his best
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India pacer Varun Aaron confident of national call-up, says he is bowling at his best

Out-of-favour seamer Varun Aaron is confident of a national call-up, saying he is bowling at his best for Leicestershire in the English County circuit.

India's Varun Aaron signs up for Leicestershire, joins bandwagon of Indian players turning up for English county sides
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India's Varun Aaron signs up for Leicestershire, joins bandwagon of Indian players turning up for English county sides

Aaron has played for India in 9 Tests and equal number of ODIs and was a part of the Indian side during the 2014 series in England.

Former England U-19 captain Shiv Thakor found guilty of indecent exposure
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Former England U-19 captain Shiv Thakor found guilty of indecent exposure

Thakor began his cricket career at Leicestershire county and represented England from the Under-15 to Under 19 level before joining Derbyshire in 2015.

Chicken sold over-the-counter is often restructured; GM soy protein, MSG substitute essential meat
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Chicken sold over-the-counter is often restructured; GM soy protein, MSG substitute essential meat

Is the chicken you get in commercial large scale food vendors, in products like sandwiches, chicken? Perhaps not.

India vs Australia: Selectors to take call on Ravichandran Ashwin's county stint ahead of team selection
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India vs Australia: Selectors to take call on Ravichandran Ashwin's county stint ahead of team selection

Ashwin is currently playing for Worcestershire in the Division two of the English county and he has a four-match contract, of which only two matches are over so far.

England vs South Africa: Stuart Broad should be fit for first Test next month, says spokesman
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England vs South Africa: Stuart Broad should be fit for first Test next month, says spokesman

England's bowling woes continue as Stuart Broad is injured after Chris Woakes and Ben Stokes are already grappling with injuries.

Kevin Pietersen's career-best triple century gives Andrew Strauss timely nudge
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Kevin Pietersen's career-best triple century gives Andrew Strauss timely nudge

Kevin Pietersen showed just how desperate he is to play for England again by hitting the first triple century of his career on Monday to offer a timely reminder of his talents to new England cricket director Andrew Strauss.

Royal Enfield to invest Rs 500 cr to boost production capacity to 4.5 lk units
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Royal Enfield to invest Rs 500 cr to boost production capacity to 4.5 lk units

Royal Enfield, the two-wheeler division of Eicher Motors, will invest Rs 500 crore this year on various activities, including setting up of two technology centres and increasing its production capacity

Ishant gets hammered as India draw with Leicestershire in tour match
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Ishant gets hammered as India draw with Leicestershire in tour match

The one consolation for India was that if ever there was a game to get the rust out of the system, this was probably it.

India's top-order shines on the opening day against Leicestershire
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India's top-order shines on the opening day against Leicestershire

he Indian top-order batsmen got much needed batting practice against a below-par Leicestershire attack as they finished the first day of their opening tour match at a comfortable 333 for four here on Thursday.