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'The epitome of leadership': R Ashwin, Rohit Sharma and teammates react after Virat Kohli resigns as Test captain
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'The epitome of leadership': R Ashwin, Rohit Sharma and teammates react after Virat Kohli resigns as Test captain

Virat Kohli, who took over from MS Dhoni midway through the Australian tour back in 2014-15, on Saturday announced his decision to quit Test captaincy.

India vs South Africa: Keegan Petersen stars as Proteas seal series 2-1 in Cape Town
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India vs South Africa: Keegan Petersen stars as Proteas seal series 2-1 in Cape Town

The target of 212 wasn't a tough ask and starting the Day 5 at 101 for two, young pretender Keegan Petersen (82) along with Rassie van der Dussen (41 not out) added 54 runs for the third wicket to seal the match before Temba Bavuma (32 not out) helped in putting the final touches.

India vs South Africa: Dean Elgar steers Proteas to 7-wicket victory, level series
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India vs South Africa: Dean Elgar steers Proteas to 7-wicket victory, level series

South Africa captain Dean Elgar hit a superb 96 not out to guide South Africa to an emphatic seven wicket win in the second Test against India at the Wanderers

India vs South Africa: KL Rahul's ton, Indian pace dominance and other talking points from Centurion Test
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India vs South Africa: KL Rahul's ton, Indian pace dominance and other talking points from Centurion Test

India went 1-0 up in the three-Test series after beating South Africa by 113 runs, registering their first-ever win in Centurion in the process.

India vs South Africa: Pacers sizzle as Virat Kohli-led side breach Fortress Centurion to end 2021 on high
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India vs South Africa: Pacers sizzle as Virat Kohli-led side breach Fortress Centurion to end 2021 on high

The 2021 started with India breaching the Fortress Gabba Down Under and it couldn't have been a better end as they have now brought down Supersport Park which has been a Proteas' citadel for the longest time.

India vs South Africa: A day of two collapses at Centurion – one expected, one unsurprising
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India vs South Africa: A day of two collapses at Centurion – one expected, one unsurprising

Any collapse the Indian batting suffers, the South African batting can suffer worse. Anything South Africa’s bowling can do, the Indian bowling can do better.

India vs South Africa: Credit for pace unit's success should only go to players who worked for it, says Mohammed Shami
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India vs South Africa: Credit for pace unit's success should only go to players who worked for it, says Mohammed Shami

Shami's sixth five-for in Tests also brought up a personal milestone of 200 wickets on a day when the four-pronged attack bowled the Proteas out for 197.

India vs South Africa: Shami's five-for on Day 3 helps visitors seize control of Centurion Test
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India vs South Africa: Shami's five-for on Day 3 helps visitors seize control of Centurion Test

Shami led the way with 5/44 as India managed to end the day with a 146-run lead despite suffering a batting collapse themselves.

T20 World Cup 2021: India crush everything in their path to stay in the reckoning
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T20 World Cup 2021: India crush everything in their path to stay in the reckoning

The entire match lasted a mere 24.1 overs as India first skittled Scotland for 85 in 17.4 overs and then batted for another 6.3 overs to knock off the runs, taking the net run-rate to +1.619, which is now best among all six teams, even better than top placed Pakistan (+1.065).

T20 World Cup 2021: Kohli slams 'spineless people' for abusing Shami, calls it pathetic
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T20 World Cup 2021: Kohli slams 'spineless people' for abusing Shami, calls it pathetic

The 31-year-old Shami became the main target after the bitter 10-wicket defeat in Dubai, even though Kohli acknowledged that his side had been "outplayed".

Hardik Pandya 'needs to start bowling,' Bhuvneshwar Kumar must up pace, opines Brett Lee
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Hardik Pandya 'needs to start bowling,' Bhuvneshwar Kumar must up pace, opines Brett Lee

Lee spoke on the Indian team's bowling attack and said it has the ability to make a comeback after the 10-wicket defeat to Pakistan in the Super 12s opener in Dubai.

How India’s T20 loss to Pakistan lets our social media ‘liberals’ take off their masks
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How India’s T20 loss to Pakistan lets our social media ‘liberals’ take off their masks

It is shameful that these ‘liberals’ wantonly celebrate a defeat, are more cruel to the Indian team than the ‘illiterate’ fans they scoff at daily, and make it out to be a defeat for India as a nation

Tendulkar, Sehwag lead chorus of voices showing support to Mohammed Shami over online abuse
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Tendulkar, Sehwag lead chorus of voices showing support to Mohammed Shami over online abuse

Trolls on social media linked Shami's ordinary performance in India's defeat to Pakistan to his religion which did not go down well with fellow netizens with several of them offering support to the 31-year-old.

India-Pakistan match continues online: Mohammed Shami subjected to torrent of abuse after defeat in game
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India-Pakistan match continues online: Mohammed Shami subjected to torrent of abuse after defeat in game

The meaning of 'Kuffar to toot gaya', the phrase used by Pakistan captain Babur Azam during the post-game official ICC ceremony, has been a special focus of debate

T20 World Cup 2021: From the bowl-out to winning inaugural title, looking back at India-Pakistan clashes in tournament
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T20 World Cup 2021: From the bowl-out to winning inaugural title, looking back at India-Pakistan clashes in tournament

From the infamous bowl-out to India winning inaugural World T20 title, five marquee India-Pakistan clashes in T20 World Cup.

T20 World Cup 2021: Rohit Sharma vs Shaheen Afridi, Virat Kohli vs Shadab Khan and other player battles
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T20 World Cup 2021: Rohit Sharma vs Shaheen Afridi, Virat Kohli vs Shadab Khan and other player battles

With the marquee India-Pakistan clash in the T20 World Cup 2021 set to be played later on Sunday, here are key player battles that could define the game.

T20 World Cup 2021: India look to fix batting order in final T20 WC warm-up game Australia
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T20 World Cup 2021: India look to fix batting order in final T20 WC warm-up game Australia

India will clash against Pakistan in their main event lung-opener on Sunday. The tournament will be Virat Kohli's last as skipper in the format besides being the swan-song for head coach Ravi Shastri.

T20 World Cup 2021: Ishan Kishan, KL Rahul shine as India beat England by seven wickets
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T20 World Cup 2021: Ishan Kishan, KL Rahul shine as India beat England by seven wickets

Rahul made batting look easy with six boundaries and three sixes in his 24-ball-51 while Kishan was retired hurt after a chiselled 70 off 46 balls that had three sixes apart from seven boundaries as India chased a target of 189 with an over to spare.

IPL 2021: Super Kings start favourites against Kings from Punjab, aim to finish in top two
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IPL 2021: Super Kings start favourites against Kings from Punjab, aim to finish in top two

The MS Dhoni-led team, despite two straight defeats prior to the final round-robin match, will have its nose ahead against an inconsistent Punjab outfit that is all but out of the play-offs race.