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ICC match referee Javagal Srinath backs bowlers in run-out debate, says non-striker 'should stick to the crease'
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ICC match referee Javagal Srinath backs bowlers in run-out debate, says non-striker 'should stick to the crease'

Srinath said he would want the batsman to stay, be more careful. Look into the arm of the bowler and let himself go only after the ball is released.

IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals skipper Shreyas Iyer demands consistency from entire team, not just 'one performer'
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IPL 2020: Delhi Capitals skipper Shreyas Iyer demands consistency from entire team, not just 'one performer'

Iyer welcomed the new additions in the form of experienced India players Ravichandran Ashwin and Ajinkya Rahane.

IPL 2020: Ajinkya Rahane says he enjoys opening innings but is also ready for 'finisher's role' at Delhi Capitals
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IPL 2020: Ajinkya Rahane says he enjoys opening innings but is also ready for 'finisher's role' at Delhi Capitals

Rahane, who joined Delhi Capitals this year, may find it difficult to find a slot in the top order as Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw are set to open the batting with Shreyas Iyer, Shimron Hetmyer and Rishabh Pant being next in line.

IPL 2020: R Ashwin says he had a good chat with Ricky Ponting over running out non-striker, will reveal details next week
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IPL 2020: R Ashwin says he had a good chat with Ricky Ponting over running out non-striker, will reveal details next week

Ponting, head coach of Ashwin's team Delhi Capitals, had said he would have a discussion with Ashwin on the controversial manner of getting a batsman out ahead of the IPL starting 19 September in the UAE.

The 'Mankading' debate: R Ashwin suggests bowlers should get 'free ball' in case non-striker backs up too far
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The 'Mankading' debate: R Ashwin suggests bowlers should get 'free ball' in case non-striker backs up too far

Ashwin's suggestion is similar to the concept of free hit, which allows the batsmen to score the maximum without the fear of being dismissed if the bowler delivers a front-foot no ball.

R Ashwin calls for parity between batsmen and bowlers, suggests disallowing run if non-striker backs up before ball release
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R Ashwin calls for parity between batsmen and bowlers, suggests disallowing run if non-striker backs up before ball release

Ashwin’s comments come after the introduction of ICC’s new law that states technology will be used to monitor front-foot no-balls during the inaugural ICC World Cup Super League, which starts on 30 July with the England-Ireland ODIs.

Darren Gough says Dom Sibley proved he could play spin after scoring freely against R Ashwin in county game
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Darren Gough says Dom Sibley proved he could play spin after scoring freely against R Ashwin in county game

Playing for Warwickshire, Sibley had scored an unbeaten 215 against Nottinghamshire last year with premier India off-spinner Ashwin being among the opposition bowlers.

Sourav Ganguly names five current players from Indian Test team he would have picked in his squad
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Sourav Ganguly names five current players from Indian Test team he would have picked in his squad

Recently, Ganguly expressed his views on various topics during a conversation with India batsman Mayank Agarwal on the latest episode of Open Nets with Mayank.

Wisden names Ravindra Jadeja as India's 'Most Valuable Player' Test cricketer in the 21st century
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Wisden names Ravindra Jadeja as India's 'Most Valuable Player' Test cricketer in the 21st century

Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja has been named as India’s most valuable player in Test cricket in the 21st century by cricketing almanac Wisden. The announcement by Wisden came after it analysed his performance using CricViz, a detailed analysis tool in cricket.

MS Dhoni has had massive influence on me, wanted his attention at CSK, says R Ashwin
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MS Dhoni has had massive influence on me, wanted his attention at CSK, says R Ashwin

Ashwin got his contract with CSK, one of the most successful IPL sides, in 2008 and said the stint with CSK shaped his career.

Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara says Angelo Mathews' injury ahead of 2011 World Cup final was decisive
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Former Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara says Angelo Mathews' injury ahead of 2011 World Cup final was decisive

Reflecting on the six-wicket loss to India, Sangakkara said Mathews' injury forced him to opt for a 6-5 combination and was also the reason behind his decision to bat first after winning the toss.

Coronavirus Outbreak: R Ashwin's contract with Yorkshire terminated after suspension of England's county cricket season
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Coronavirus Outbreak: R Ashwin's contract with Yorkshire terminated after suspension of England's county cricket season

Senior India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin's deal with English county side Yorkshire Cricket Club was on Monday cancelled by mutual consent amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nathan Lyon has upstaged R Ashwin as world's best off-spinner, says former Australian player Brad Hogg
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Nathan Lyon has upstaged R Ashwin as world's best off-spinner, says former Australian player Brad Hogg

Ravichandran Ashwin is a prolific performer but former Australia chinaman bowler Brad Hogg feels that fellow countryman Nathan Lyon has upstaged the Indian tweaker as the best off-spinner in longest format.

IPL Dream XI: From Malinga to Raina, the best from 12 years of the cricketing carnival
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IPL Dream XI: From Malinga to Raina, the best from 12 years of the cricketing carnival

With everything on hold, it's time to look back, time to reflect, time to ponder, time to wonder. So Firstpost presents you with IPL Dream XI.

Former India leggie Laxman Sivaramakrishnan says it's about time India finds the next crop of young spinners
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Former India leggie Laxman Sivaramakrishnan says it's about time India finds the next crop of young spinners

Ravichandran Ashwin (365 wickets in 71 Tests) has been an impact bowler in home conditions but the current team management hasn't exactly put complete faith in Tamil Nadu tweaker's abilities in overseas conditions.

Coronavirus pandemic: Social distancing hasn't 'caught attention of people in Chennai,' says Indian cricketer R Ashwin
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Coronavirus pandemic: Social distancing hasn't 'caught attention of people in Chennai,' says Indian cricketer R Ashwin

Despite being declared a pandemic by the United Nations earlier this week, R Ashwin believes that people in Chennai are not taking the disease seriously

India vs New Zealand: Would have preferred a deep extra cover fielder for Kane Williamson if it were up to me, says R Ashwin
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India vs New Zealand: Would have preferred a deep extra cover fielder for Kane Williamson if it were up to me, says R Ashwin

India's Ravichandran Ashwin on Sunday said he would have preferred a deep extra cover for Kane Williamson from the start of his spell as the New Zealand captain has a tendency to hit off-spinners through covers.

India vs New Zealand: R Ashwin says visitors need to bat out Day 4 first session before talking of setting target
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India vs New Zealand: R Ashwin says visitors need to bat out Day 4 first session before talking of setting target

Talking about New Zealand tailenders adding more than hundred runs in the first innings, Ashwin said the concept of tail-enders is no longer there.

Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Wasim Jaffer's masterful 83, Vidarbha bowlers push Delhi on back-foot on opening day; Manoj Tiwary's ton puts Bengal in command
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Ranji Trophy 2019-20: Wasim Jaffer's masterful 83, Vidarbha bowlers push Delhi on back-foot on opening day; Manoj Tiwary's ton puts Bengal in command

On a track where players half his age were not able to cross 20-run mark, the former India opener, who is a month shy from being 42, scored 83 in his team's meagre total of 179.