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IPL 2020: Virat Kohli couldn't match high standards he has set with bat, Sunil Gavaskar on RCB exit
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IPL 2020: Virat Kohli couldn't match high standards he has set with bat, Sunil Gavaskar on RCB exit

Kohli made a little over 450 runs in 15 matches at a strike rate of 121.35 and his team often struggled to get going in the middle-overs.

IPL 2020: Sunil Gavaskar says 'fit again' Rohit Sharma great news for India
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IPL 2020: Sunil Gavaskar says 'fit again' Rohit Sharma great news for India

Rohit, who sustained a left hamstring injury during an IPL game against Kings XI Punjab, was back in the park against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Tuesday, a week after being excluded from the Australia-bound squad on fitness grounds.

Sunil Gavaskar calls for more transparency on Rohit Sharma's injury, says 'Indian cricket fan deserves to know'
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Sunil Gavaskar calls for more transparency on Rohit Sharma's injury, says 'Indian cricket fan deserves to know'

Sunil Gavaskar has called for more transparency on the status of limited-overs' vice-captain Rohit Sharma's hamstring injury after he was seen practising at the Mumbai Indians' nets within hours of being left out of the squad for an upcoming tour of Australia.

IPL 2020: Sunil Gavaskar says KL Rahul's captaincy, Anil Kumble's fighting spirit have led to KXIP's turnaround
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IPL 2020: Sunil Gavaskar says KL Rahul's captaincy, Anil Kumble's fighting spirit have led to KXIP's turnaround

Down in the dumps after five successive losses, KXIP scripted a remarkable comeback, notching up four wins on the trot

Veteran sports journalist and commentator Kishore Bhimani passes away
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Veteran sports journalist and commentator Kishore Bhimani passes away

Bhimani was one of the most recognised English voices of the 1980s.

Trial by social media: Sunil Gavaskar bears the brunt as Anushka Sharma reference in IPL whips up a storm
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Trial by social media: Sunil Gavaskar bears the brunt as Anushka Sharma reference in IPL whips up a storm

Would things have come to such a pass had the keyboard warriors, emboldened by the anonymity and the safe distance social media provides, not have gotten into the picture?

IPL 2020: Sunil Gavaskar defends comment on Virat Kohli’s batting, says he wasn’t blaming Anushka Sharma nor being sexist
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IPL 2020: Sunil Gavaskar defends comment on Virat Kohli’s batting, says he wasn’t blaming Anushka Sharma nor being sexist

During the KXIP-RCB match, Gavaskar made a comment on Kohli facing Anushka's bowling during the lockdown, and how it did not help much as far as maintaining his rhythm was concerned.

IPL 2020: Anushka Sharma responds to Sunil Gavaskar after controversial remark at Virat Kohli and her
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IPL 2020: Anushka Sharma responds to Sunil Gavaskar after controversial remark at Virat Kohli and her

In a distasteful comment during RCB vs KXIP, Sunil Gavaskar commented on poor show from Virat Kohli by including his wife Anushka Sharma in the criticism. The comment earned rebuke from the actress and fans.

IPL 2020: Eoin Morgan can replace Dinesh Karthik as KKR skipper if team does not start well, says Sunil Gavaskar
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IPL 2020: Eoin Morgan can replace Dinesh Karthik as KKR skipper if team does not start well, says Sunil Gavaskar

Gavaskar evaluated the performance that KKR can put up this season, and he also spoke on Morgan’s contribution to the team.

IPL 2020: Former South Africa cricketer JP Duminy to join Star Sports' commentary panel ahead of new season
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IPL 2020: Former South Africa cricketer JP Duminy to join Star Sports' commentary panel ahead of new season

Making his debut on the world feed will be former South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy, who will be joined by a host of experts that include the likes of Harsha Bhogle, Mark Nicholas, Simon Doull and Ian Bishop.

Dinesh Karthik says using word 'mankading' for a legal run-out dismissal extremely unfair on legendary Vinoo Mankad
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Dinesh Karthik says using word 'mankading' for a legal run-out dismissal extremely unfair on legendary Vinoo Mankad

Mankad, during the 1948 Tour of Australia, ran opposition batsman Bill Brown out at the non-striker's end after he backed up too far despite repeated warnings.

Cricket legends Jacques Kallis, Zaheer Abbas, Lisa Sthalekar inducted into ICC Hall of Fame
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Cricket legends Jacques Kallis, Zaheer Abbas, Lisa Sthalekar inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Legendary South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis, Pakistan batting great Zaheer Abbas and Pune-born former Australian captain Lisa Sthalekar were on Sunday inducted into the International Cricket Council's Hall of Fame.

Sunil Gavaskar says current Indian Test team 'best ever', can win on any surface
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Sunil Gavaskar says current Indian Test team 'best ever', can win on any surface

Under Kohli, India reached the top of ICC Test rankings and the team is currently at number one spot in the World Test Championship standings. The highlight of the team's success is the first Test series win in Australia in 2018-19 tour.

‘Feel free to get in touch’: Sachin Tendulkar urges fans to help him find his first car
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‘Feel free to get in touch’: Sachin Tendulkar urges fans to help him find his first car

Speaking on a special episode of Mudit Dani’s show ‘In the Sportlight’, Tendulkar said the car was unfortunately not with him anymore and urged people listening to "feel free to contact and get in touch."

Ex-cricketers Lalchand Rajput, Raju Kulkarni and Sameer Dighe included in MCA's Cricket Improvement Committee
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Ex-cricketers Lalchand Rajput, Raju Kulkarni and Sameer Dighe included in MCA's Cricket Improvement Committee

Rajput will head the committee, informed an MCA Apex Council member, who attended the Apex Council meeting.

‘You are the century-maker, not me’; Sunil Gavaskar recalls Chetan Chauhan’s words while paying tribute to opening partner
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‘You are the century-maker, not me’; Sunil Gavaskar recalls Chetan Chauhan’s words while paying tribute to opening partner

Sunil Gavaskar penned his tribute to late cricketer-turned-politician Chauhan, who breathed his last at the age of 73 due to COVID-19-related complications.

'Anguished by Chetan Chauhan's passing away'; PM Narendra Modi, cricketers remember former India opener
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'Anguished by Chetan Chauhan's passing away'; PM Narendra Modi, cricketers remember former India opener

Chetan Chauhan has passed away due to COVID-19. Cricketers, politicians and fans paid tribute to the former India opener.

Ankit Chavan's plea to lift ban, celebrating golden jubilee of Gavaskar's Test debut among topics for MCA's meet
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Ankit Chavan's plea to lift ban, celebrating golden jubilee of Gavaskar's Test debut among topics for MCA's meet

The Apex Council will also be discussing the Association's proposed plan of a cricket museum to be set up at the Wankhede Stadium.

In decoding the language of cricket, a look into the game's culture, gendered outlook and current lingual challenges
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In decoding the language of cricket, a look into the game's culture, gendered outlook and current lingual challenges

Cricket's greatest linguistic hurdle has come to the fore: the terms ‘batsman’ and ‘man of the match/series’ are now of a piece with terms like chairman, businessman and so on – gendered oddities that need a quick fix.

Sunil Gavaskar says he would love to see Sourav Ganguly carry on as BCCI chief till 2023 World Cup
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Sunil Gavaskar says he would love to see Sourav Ganguly carry on as BCCI chief till 2023 World Cup

Gavaskar feels Ganguly will be able to lead the cricket board with as much competence as he showed while leading the cricket team.