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India coaches Ravi Shastri, Bharath Arun, R Sridhar to undergo 'fit to fly' test before return
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India coaches Ravi Shastri, Bharath Arun, R Sridhar to undergo 'fit to fly' test before return

The trio has completed a 10-day isolation as per the UK Health Protocols but, to return home, they also need to pass a "fit to fly" test, apart from negative RT-PCR reports.

Virat Kohli to step down as T20I captain after ICC T20 World Cup 2021
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Virat Kohli to step down as T20I captain after ICC T20 World Cup 2021

Kohli announced the decision to quit T20 captaincy on Twitter, writing that he took the decision after many discussions with the leadership group within the Indian team.

‘Players were dead scared, not easy staying in bubble’: Sourav Ganguly on cancellation of Old Trafford Test
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‘Players were dead scared, not easy staying in bubble’: Sourav Ganguly on cancellation of Old Trafford Test

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly confirmed that the rescheduled Test match will not be a continuation of the series.

Ravi Shastri, Bharat Arun and R Sridhar likely to leave UK on Wednesday if COVID tests are negative
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Ravi Shastri, Bharat Arun and R Sridhar likely to leave UK on Wednesday if COVID tests are negative

Shastri, who tested positive for COVID-19 prior to the fourth Test at the Oval, has been in quarantine since 4 September and is expected to complete his 10-day isolation period along with Arun and Sridhar on Monday.

'The whole country is open': Ravi Shastri defends his book launch event linked to COVID-19 outbreak
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'The whole country is open': Ravi Shastri defends his book launch event linked to COVID-19 outbreak

COVID-19 cases in the Indian camp led to the cancellation of the fifth and final Test.

Dawid Malan, Jonny Bairstow and Chris Woakes pull out of IPL 2021 due to personal reasons
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Dawid Malan, Jonny Bairstow and Chris Woakes pull out of IPL 2021 due to personal reasons

The England and India players were supposed to fly into UAE from Manchester together in a bubble to bubble transfer but COVID-19 cases in the visitors'' camp forced IPL teams to make their own arrangements.

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.

ICC T20 World Cup 2021: Kapil Dev lauds decision to appoint MS Dhoni as team mentor
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ICC T20 World Cup 2021: Kapil Dev lauds decision to appoint MS Dhoni as team mentor

Speaking at an event here, Kapil said there should be gap of at least three to four years for a retired cricketer to come back to the national set up.

BCCI reportedly miffed with Kohli, Shastri for attending crowded book launch event
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BCCI reportedly miffed with Kohli, Shastri for attending crowded book launch event

Earlier on Friday (10 September), the ECB confirmed that the fifth Test between India and England has been cancelled. India lead the series 2-1.

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.

Having Dhoni in dugout will be a huge shot in arm for India, says Ravi Shastri
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Having Dhoni in dugout will be a huge shot in arm for India, says Ravi Shastri

It is believed that Dhoni has been brought in for his experience of winning ICC tournaments as a captain.

India vs England: Fifth Test likely to go ahead after all Indian players in UK test negative for COVID
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India vs England: Fifth Test likely to go ahead after all Indian players in UK test negative for COVID

All the 21 players of the Indian Test squad have tested negative for COVID-19, a development that clears the decks for the fifth Test against England to proceed as scheduled from Friday

India vs England: Jos Buttler says they're expecting the final Test to go ahead
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India vs England: Jos Buttler says they're expecting the final Test to go ahead

"I don't know too much, to be honest, at the moment. At present we are expecting the game to go ahead. Things are all fine in our camp. We are looking forward to the game," England vice captain Jos Buttler said.

India vs England: BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly unsure 5th Test will go ahead after junior physio Yogesh Parmar tests positive
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India vs England: BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly unsure 5th Test will go ahead after junior physio Yogesh Parmar tests positive

The players have been told to remain in their respective rooms as RT-PCR testing is being carried out. Besides Shastri and Patel, fielding coach R Sridhar and Arun are also isolating in London.

Gavaskar lauds Dhoni's appointment as mentor but hopes there is no 'clash' with Shastri
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Gavaskar lauds Dhoni's appointment as mentor but hopes there is no 'clash' with Shastri

Sunil Gavaskar cited an example of how his appointment as a consultant for India in 2004 had created insecurity in the mind of the then head coach John Wright.

India vs England: Team India's junior physio Yogesh Parmar tests positive for COVID-19, says report
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India vs England: Team India's junior physio Yogesh Parmar tests positive for COVID-19, says report

Team India has cancelled its practice session in Manchester and players have been told to remain in their respective rooms as RT-PCR testing is being carried out.

MS Dhoni as mentor for Team India at T20 World Cup: Why it bodes well for Kohli and Co
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MS Dhoni as mentor for Team India at T20 World Cup: Why it bodes well for Kohli and Co

There’s no doubt that Dhoni brings a lot to the table with his experience and his presence in the dressing room will be beneficial for the team.

Indian cricket is far ahead than the rest, says Sourav Ganguly after India's Oval Test win
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Indian cricket is far ahead than the rest, says Sourav Ganguly after India's Oval Test win

The Indian board president said it had been a "great show" to see Jasprit Bumrah lead the Indian attack to bowl out England for just 210 on the final day.

India vs England: Shastri tests positive in RT-PCR along with Arun, Sridhar; trio not going to Manchester
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India vs England: Shastri tests positive in RT-PCR along with Arun, Sridhar; trio not going to Manchester

The 59-year-old Shastri returned positive in a lateral flow test (Rapid Antigen Test) on Sunday and on Monday, his RT-PCR test report confirmed the infection. The fifth and final Test is scheduled to start on 10 September.

India vs England: Boys were distracted but handled it well, says Vikram Rathour after Shastri tests COVID positive
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India vs England: Boys were distracted but handled it well, says Vikram Rathour after Shastri tests COVID positive

The BCCI medical team had isolated Shastri, bowling coach Bharat Arun, fielding coach R Sridhar, and physiotherapist Nitin Patel as a precautionary measure after the head coach's lateral flow test returned positive on Saturday evening.