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Harbhajan Singh backs himself to succeed in skill test with current best spinners from India
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Harbhajan Singh backs himself to succeed in skill test with current best spinners from India

Harbhajan Singh backs himself to come out on top in a one-on-one skill battle with the best spinners in the country.

HCA president Mohammad Azharuddin highlights need to restructure FTP for next two years
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HCA president Mohammad Azharuddin highlights need to restructure FTP for next two years

Mohammad Azharuddin, who is the president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA), feels that tweaking of the Futures Tours and Programmes (FTP) is also necessary to accommodate the Indian Premier League, which is important for both domestic and foreign players.

Case filed against Mohammed Azharuddin, two others for cheating travel agent; former skipper calls allegations baseless
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Case filed against Mohammed Azharuddin, two others for cheating travel agent; former skipper calls allegations baseless

Reacting to the complaint, Azharuddin said, "There is no truth in this complaint and is made just to be in limelight. The allegations made in the complaint are baseless. I will seek legal advice and file defamation case worth Rs 100 crore against the complainant."

Rohit Sharma completes 9,000 ODI runs, becomes third-fastest batsman to reach milestone
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Rohit Sharma completes 9,000 ODI runs, becomes third-fastest batsman to reach milestone

Rohit took 217 innings to reach the landmark while his skipper Virat Kohli is the fastest to 9,000 runs with 194 innings. AB de Villiers is the second fastest, having reached there in 208 innings.

Mohammed Azharuddin says he will address corruption charges on HCA after hosting India's T20I match against West Indies
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Mohammed Azharuddin says he will address corruption charges on HCA after hosting India's T20I match against West Indies

Mohammed Azharuddin, who is gearing up to host the first T20I match on 6 December between India and West Indies, said he doesn't want to take the focus away from the match by talking about the issue related to corruption.

Mohammed Azharuddin backs Sourav Ganguly's proposal to hold Day-Night Tests in India
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Mohammed Azharuddin backs Sourav Ganguly's proposal to hold Day-Night Tests in India

"I am very happy Ganguly has become the BCCI president. He's one of the finest persons and an outstanding human being. One of the best players we won so many tournaments," said Mohammed Azharuddin.

VVS Laxman wants newly-elected BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to revive NCA as India's feeder system
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VVS Laxman wants newly-elected BCCI president Sourav Ganguly to revive NCA as India's feeder system

For the past few years NCA, which was supposed to be the feeder line of Indian cricket, has actually become a rehabilitation centre, which even Ganguly acknowledged after taking over.

Mohammed Azharuddin, newly-elected HCA president, will represent Hyderabad at BCCI's AGM
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Mohammed Azharuddin, newly-elected HCA president, will represent Hyderabad at BCCI's AGM

There were initial reports that former state unit president Shivlal Yadav, one of the closest ally of Tamil Nadu strongman N Srinivasan, would represent Hyderabad.

Unrelenting suspense over MS Dhoni's cricketing future reinitiates debate on whether icons in Indian cricket know how to bow out gracefully
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Unrelenting suspense over MS Dhoni's cricketing future reinitiates debate on whether icons in Indian cricket know how to bow out gracefully

The 38-year-old Dhoni has been on a sabbatical for more than two months now and is unlikely to be available for India assignments even in November.

Hanuma Vihari says treating every Test match as his 'last' helps ward off complacency
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Hanuma Vihari says treating every Test match as his 'last' helps ward off complacency

Vihari said that having a solid game off the back-foot has helped him make the transition from first-class to international cricket

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: India favourites to lift trophy, says former skipper Mohammad Azharuddin
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: India favourites to lift trophy, says former skipper Mohammad Azharuddin

Azhar said India have very good bowlers who can win the quadrennial event, which gets underway in England on 30 May. India will begin their campaign against South Africa on 5 June.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: 'Disappointing' if balanced Indian side is unable to bring home trophy, says Mohammed Azharuddin
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: 'Disappointing' if balanced Indian side is unable to bring home trophy, says Mohammed Azharuddin

Mohammed Azharuddin, the veteran of 99 Tests was speaking in suburban Bandra after inaugurating a salon. India begin their World Cup campaign on 5 June against South Africa at Southampton

Sachin Tendulkar Birthday Special: Reminiscing Desert Storm in Sharjah that stands the test of time
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Sachin Tendulkar Birthday Special: Reminiscing Desert Storm in Sharjah that stands the test of time

For two days in the deserts of Sharjah, Sachin Tendulkar held court in all his pomp. Like a victorious king who had felled an empire, Tendulkar floated in the humid Middle-East air, except that the ravages he looked over were of his own doing, for the emperor was an army in himself.

Gautam Gambhir joins BJP: Outspoken cricketer latest entrant in a long list of sportspersons who entered politics
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Gautam Gambhir joins BJP: Outspoken cricketer latest entrant in a long list of sportspersons who entered politics

Former cricket Gautam Gambhir joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday saying that he was 'influenced' by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 'vision for the country'.

Pulwama terror attack: Sarfraz Ahmed says India-Pakistan clash in World Cup should go ahead as planned
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Pulwama terror attack: Sarfraz Ahmed says India-Pakistan clash in World Cup should go ahead as planned

Sarfraz Ahmed insisted that sports should never be mixed with politics and said in the interest of the cricket crazy fans of both the countries, the match should be played.

India vs New Zealand, 5th ODI stats review: Visitors' 55th win against Kiwis, MS Dhoni's landmark game and more
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India vs New Zealand, 5th ODI stats review: Visitors' 55th win against Kiwis, MS Dhoni's landmark game and more

As India wrap the five-match ODI series against New Zealand with a 35-run victory in last ODI, we look at some of the key stats from the game

Why cricket teams need yes-men coaches — the kind who know when to say no
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Why cricket teams need yes-men coaches — the kind who know when to say no

Any team with an authoritarian skipper and a ‘yes-man’ for a coach/manager can only be doomed to failure

India vs West Indies: Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin wants Rishabh Pant to keep wickets in T20Is
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India vs West Indies: Former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin wants Rishabh Pant to keep wickets in T20Is

Mohammad Azharuddin felt that left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav will be a "force to reckon with" in coming days.

As Lord's prepares to bid farewell to MCC groundsman for 49 years, Mick Hunt, a look back at his illustrious journey
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As Lord's prepares to bid farewell to MCC groundsman for 49 years, Mick Hunt, a look back at his illustrious journey

In his late 60s now, Mick Hunt cherishes his time as the chief curator at Lord's and considers himself lucky to have been a part of the cricketing Mecca.