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Manchester police make arrest after Manchester United's Mason Greenwood accused of assault
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Manchester police make arrest after Manchester United's Mason Greenwood accused of assault

Under English law, alleged and actual victims of sexual offences cannot be named.

Boris takes credit for Covishield in speech; sidelines petrol, worker, empty shelf crises at home
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Boris takes credit for Covishield in speech; sidelines petrol, worker, empty shelf crises at home

Johnson extoled the 'Brexit freedoms' brought by Britain’s exit from the EU, even as shortages of truck drivers and other workers cause economic hiccups

James Anderson 'gutted' by cancellation of fifth India-England Test at Manchester
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James Anderson 'gutted' by cancellation of fifth India-England Test at Manchester

The 39-year-old Anderson also wondered whether he would get to play another Test match for England at his home ground.

India vs England: Timeline of events leading to cancellation of Manchester Test
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India vs England: Timeline of events leading to cancellation of Manchester Test

Here's a detailed look at the events leading to the cancellation of the fifth Test between India and England at Manchester.

IPL 2021: CSK trying to get their players in Manchester to Dubai via commercial flight
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IPL 2021: CSK trying to get their players in Manchester to Dubai via commercial flight

Ravindra Jadeja, Cheteshwar Pujara, Shardul Thakur, Moeen Ali and Sam Curran are part of the CSK squad which has already started training ahead of the IPL resuming 19 September.

India vs England: Fifth Test cancelled after India 'unable to field team', lead series 2-1
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India vs England: Fifth Test cancelled after India 'unable to field team', lead series 2-1

India cricket team's junior physio Yogesh Parmar was tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday and the team had to cancel its practice session.

After Australia, India's chance to conquer England as hosts search for batting answers in Manchester
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After Australia, India's chance to conquer England as hosts search for batting answers in Manchester

Kohli's team has been riding a fearless ride through the challenging terrains and after Australia, now they have the chance to conquer England as well.

England 'missed the trick' by not using reverse swing at the Oval, admits Mark Wood
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England 'missed the trick' by not using reverse swing at the Oval, admits Mark Wood

The 31-year-old pacer said that reverse swing is something the bowling unit is going to think over and has already discussed in aftermath of the disappointing result at The Oval.

'Can you finish 7 kg food in an hour?' Indian eatery in England offers grand thali challenge
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'Can you finish 7 kg food in an hour?' Indian eatery in England offers grand thali challenge

Priced at Rs 3,611, the 24-inch platter contains an assortment of 50 Indian dishes. The food items include six desserts, three rice bowls, sixteen types of curries and eight types of rotis

‘We were all bloody Indians to them’: Former India wicketkeeper Farokh Engineer opens up on facing racism in England
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‘We were all bloody Indians to them’: Former India wicketkeeper Farokh Engineer opens up on facing racism in England

In the early 1960s, Engineer went to play for England's County club Lancashire. During his time of play, Engineer, who became a popular figure at the Old Trafford, did have a bit of an encounter and also decided to give it back.

Premier League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola signs new two-year contract extension
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Premier League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola signs new two-year contract extension

Guardiola was due to be out of contract at the end of this season and it had been suggested the Spaniard might be ready to leave Manchester City.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer vows he won't 'fall like house of cards' as pressure mounts at Manchester United
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer vows he won't 'fall like house of cards' as pressure mounts at Manchester United

Under pressure after a spate of bad results, Solskjaer said: "If I don't trust my beliefs and values and my staff's quality and the players' quality, who else should?"

Marcus Rashford 'blown away' by grassroots pledges from restaurants and cafes to feed kids
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Marcus Rashford 'blown away' by grassroots pledges from restaurants and cafes to feed kids

In June, Rashford successfully lobbied the government to extend free school meals through the summer. But on Wednesday, a motion backed by him to extend it again was rejected largely along party lines.

England vs Australia: Ton-up hero Glenn Maxwell had 'nothing to lose' in decider
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England vs Australia: Ton-up hero Glenn Maxwell had 'nothing to lose' in decider

A record sixth-wicket stand of 212 runs between Alex Carey (106) and Maxwell (108) helped Australia to a 2-1 success as England suffered their first home ODI series defeat in five years.

England vs Pakistan: TV umpire to call front foot no balls for first time in Test cricket
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England vs Pakistan: TV umpire to call front foot no balls for first time in Test cricket

The ICC added that the front foot no-ball technology will be assessed before any decisions are taken regarding its use in future games.

England vs Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq hasn't ruled out playing two spinners in first Test at Manchester
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England vs Pakistan: Misbah-ul-Haq hasn't ruled out playing two spinners in first Test at Manchester

Misbah also felt that the top order of both teams would play a decisive role in the series as the bowling of both teams was top class.

England vs West Indies: We are going to consider rotating Ben Stokes, says hosts' coach Chris Silverwood
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England vs West Indies: We are going to consider rotating Ben Stokes, says hosts' coach Chris Silverwood

Stokes had pulled himself out of the attack midway through his 15th over in West Indies' second innings but later insisted that there was "absolutely nothing to worry about".

England vs West Indies: Hosts must look after Jofra Archer during his isolation period, says Michael Vaughan
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England vs West Indies: Hosts must look after Jofra Archer during his isolation period, says Michael Vaughan

Archer was axed from the ongoing second Test against the West Indies after he breached the team's bio-secure protocol by going home to Brighton post the series opener.

England vs West Indies: Stuart Broad, James Anderson should play together, says Dominic Cork
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England vs West Indies: Stuart Broad, James Anderson should play together, says Dominic Cork

Skipper Joe Root had earlier this week hinted that the days of Anderson and Broad playing as a pair may be over.

England vs West Indies: Joe Root says it would be 'stupid' to write off James Anderson and Stuart Broad
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England vs West Indies: Joe Root says it would be 'stupid' to write off James Anderson and Stuart Broad

Root hinted that the two seamers would be rotated in the future to lessen their respective workloads.