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Indian Cricketers' Association president Ashok Malhotra happy with BCCI's grant, hopes all demands will be met gradually
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Indian Cricketers' Association president Ashok Malhotra happy with BCCI's grant, hopes all demands will be met gradually

Malhotra, who has been critical of BCCI in the past for not addressing their demands, was pleased that at least one of their requests – increase in former players' medical insurance from Rs five to Rs 10 lakh – have been approved.

Delhi Police registers cheating, trespassing case against former cricketer Manoj Prabhakar, family
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Delhi Police registers cheating, trespassing case against former cricketer Manoj Prabhakar, family

In her complaint, the woman claimed that she owns a flat on the second floor of an apartment in Sarvapriya Vihar in south Delhi. Prabhakar lives with his family on the first floor of the building. She alleged that Prabhakar broke into her house and illegally lodged his friend there.

India vs England, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: MS Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav's lack of intent in final overs elicits unpleasant memories of 1994
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India vs England, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: MS Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav's lack of intent in final overs elicits unpleasant memories of 1994

India vs England match on Sunday revived unsavoury memories of a similar bizarre India run chase back home against West Indies on 30 October, 1994.

BCCI's ad-hoc committee shortlists Gary Kirsten, WV Raman as head coach for Indian women's team
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BCCI's ad-hoc committee shortlists Gary Kirsten, WV Raman as head coach for Indian women's team

The BCCI's ad-hoc committee comprising former captain Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy recommended the shortlisted names to the Board.

'Ineligible' Gary Kirsten to be interviewed for India women's team coach post; Herschelle Gibbs, Ramesh Powar among other applicants
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'Ineligible' Gary Kirsten to be interviewed for India women's team coach post; Herschelle Gibbs, Ramesh Powar among other applicants

The hunt for India's new women's cricket coach will take place on Thursday when short-listed candidates, including Gary Kirsten, Herschelle Gibbs and Ramesh Powar, appear for interviews before the BCCI selection panel.

Virender Sehwag says resignation from advisory committee is in best interest of Delhi cricket
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Virender Sehwag says resignation from advisory committee is in best interest of Delhi cricket

Former India opener Virender Sehwag on Monday said he resigned from the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association's (DDCA) cricket committee keeping the body's interests in mind.

India vs England: Criticism of Hardik Pandya is excessive; all-rounder deserves to be persisted with
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India vs England: Criticism of Hardik Pandya is excessive; all-rounder deserves to be persisted with

Hardik Pandya isn't a finished product yet, but he has shown enough potential to be given a long rope and to be persisted with

BCCI's strategy to groom India A side provides necessary cushion during times of non-stop cricket
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BCCI's strategy to groom India A side provides necessary cushion during times of non-stop cricket

BCCI’s strategy to send India 'A' squad ahead of long England tour will provide invaluable insights in English conditions that could come handy when some of them get called to the main national team.

Sanjay Manjrekar's Imperfect trains the spotlight on the horror the human mind can become
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Sanjay Manjrekar's Imperfect trains the spotlight on the horror the human mind can become

Sanjay Manjrekar's Imperfect is among the most significant books on Indian cricket, not least for its candour, a feature sadly missing in most autobiographies, of cricketers and politicians alike.

Feroz Shah Kotla to name stands after legendary Bishan Singh Bedi, Mohinder Amarnath
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Feroz Shah Kotla to name stands after legendary Bishan Singh Bedi, Mohinder Amarnath

Having started the tradition of honouring stalwarts with the 'Virender Sehwag Gate', the DDCA now will name the stands of the Ferozshah Kotla after legendary Bishen Singh Bedi and Mohinder Amarnath.

Ambati Rayudu's latest roadside scuffle shows why he needs anger management counselling
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Ambati Rayudu's latest roadside scuffle shows why he needs anger management counselling

The moot question is: does Ambati Rayudu acknowledge his short fuse and the need to express his passion in a more socially acceptable manner?

KP Bhaskar retained as Delhi coach, Manoj Prabhakar selected to guide bowlers
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KP Bhaskar retained as Delhi coach, Manoj Prabhakar selected to guide bowlers

KP Bhaskar was retained as the chief coach of Delhi Ranji team by the Cricket Affairs Committee (CAC) despite non-performance in all the domestic tournaments last year.

Former coach Vijay Dahiya and Ian Pont among 20 candidates shortlisted for coaching roles by DDCA
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Former coach Vijay Dahiya and Ian Pont among 20 candidates shortlisted for coaching roles by DDCA

It has been learnt that Sanjeev Sharma wants to be an age-group team coach as his elder son Manan Sharma plays for Delhi senior team.

Ravichandran Ashwin's childhood coach Sunil Subramaniam in BCCI shortlist for administrative manager
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Ravichandran Ashwin's childhood coach Sunil Subramaniam in BCCI shortlist for administrative manager

Along with Ashwin's coach, former Gujarat player Prakash Bhatt, Delhi's medium pacer Shankar Saini and Services player Arman Malik are the other candidates in the fray.

Manoj Prabhakar resigns as Uttar Pradesh Ranji Trophy chief coach
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Manoj Prabhakar resigns as Uttar Pradesh Ranji Trophy chief coach

Uttar Pradesh Ranji Trophy team chief coach Manoj Prabhakar has tendered his resignation from his post, citing personal reason.

India vs England: Can Hardik Pandya be the all-rounder hosts lacked since Kapil Dev retired?
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India vs England: Can Hardik Pandya be the all-rounder hosts lacked since Kapil Dev retired?

India in the recent past have given a long rope to players before deciding on their fate. One hopes that the same happens with Pandya.

Heath Streak to mentor Uttar Pradesh youngsters; Manoj Prabhakar appointed as Ranji coach
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Heath Streak to mentor Uttar Pradesh youngsters; Manoj Prabhakar appointed as Ranji coach

Heath Streak was on Saturday named the consultant of UPCA academy while former India seamer Manoj Prabhakar will be in charge of the Ranji Trophy team

Mohammad Azharuddin: How India’s debonair duke went from majestic shots to dodgy flicks
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Mohammad Azharuddin: How India’s debonair duke went from majestic shots to dodgy flicks

the travelling Indian side seem incredibly chic to the teen home fan, but there was one figure who loomed like a suave totem above all these luminaries: The debonair duke that was Mohammad Azharuddin.

Ravi Shastri, Manoj Prabhakar, Sangeeta Bijlani: List of people upset with 'Azhar' grows
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Ravi Shastri, Manoj Prabhakar, Sangeeta Bijlani: List of people upset with 'Azhar' grows

Mohammad Azharuddin may be happy with 'Azhar', but there are others, like Ravi Shastri, Manoj Prabhakar, Sangeeta Bijlani who're reportedly none too pleased

‘We are not just here to make up the numbers’: Afghanistan appeal to ICC for more opportunities
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‘We are not just here to make up the numbers’: Afghanistan appeal to ICC for more opportunities

Afghanistan cricket captain Asghar Stanikzai on Tuesday appealed to the ICC to provide them with increased opportunities for showcasing their talents rather than suppression from World Cups.