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IPL 2022: How the new Chennai Super Kings setup has brought back Robin Uthappa of old
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IPL 2022: How the new Chennai Super Kings setup has brought back Robin Uthappa of old

Coming into their fifth game in the championship, CSK needed someone who could inject some spark in what had been a dull campaign so far. Uthappa did exactly that with a match-winning 88 off just 50 balls.

IPL 2022: Amidst carnage and dew, how bowlers can fight back and keep batters in check
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IPL 2022: Amidst carnage and dew, how bowlers can fight back and keep batters in check

What cannot be ignored that the team batting second has won the match six out of seven times so far. If flat pitches and short boundaries were not enough, the dew makes it difficult for spinners to grip in the second innings.

Book Review | Administrator Ratnakar Shetty traces Indian cricket's highs and lows in On Board: My Years with the BCCI
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Book Review | Administrator Ratnakar Shetty traces Indian cricket's highs and lows in On Board: My Years with the BCCI

Young Indian fans ready to deride the ‘bullying’ and financial clout of today’s BCCI would do well to read the account of where India has come from to emerge as a global cricketing financial powerhouse today.

IPL Auction 2022: Probable combinations of all ten teams in 15th edition of league
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IPL Auction 2022: Probable combinations of all ten teams in 15th edition of league

Before the noise over the IPL mega auction dies down and we shift our focus back to international cricket, we take a look at the probable elevens of the 10 sides that will be in action later this year:

Dinesh Karthik sharpening his T20 finishing skills for India comeback, wants to play for another 3-4 years
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Dinesh Karthik sharpening his T20 finishing skills for India comeback, wants to play for another 3-4 years

With India continuing to try out players for the middle-order in limited overs cricket, Karthik senses an opportunity

US cricket breaks new ground with landmark five-match Ireland series
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US cricket breaks new ground with landmark five-match Ireland series

The two T20s and three ODIs starting on Wednesday will be the first time the US national team has faced a Test-playing nation on home soil.

Rohit Sharma sets sights on ending India’s world title drought after taking over white-ball captaincy
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Rohit Sharma sets sights on ending India’s world title drought after taking over white-ball captaincy

India, who last won a world crown — the Champions Trophy — in 2013, failed to make the semi-finals in this year's T20 World Cup and got knocked out in the last four of the 2019 50-over showpiece event

Adil Rashid says bowlers need to be brave and confident in shorter formats like T20 and T10
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Adil Rashid says bowlers need to be brave and confident in shorter formats like T20 and T10

Rashid, who is turning up for Delhi Bulls in the ongoing edition of Abu Dhabi T10, said a spinner needs to maintain confidence of being a match winner

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Vidarbha book semifinal berth with nine-wicket win over Rajasthan
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Vidarbha book semifinal berth with nine-wicket win over Rajasthan

Vidarbha bowlers wreaked havoc to restrict Rajasthan to a sub-par 84/8 before their batters, led by opener Atharva Taide, chased down the target with 5.1 overs to spare

India edge New Zealand in Jaipur to begin Rahul Dravid era with win
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India edge New Zealand in Jaipur to begin Rahul Dravid era with win

India kickstarted the Rahul Dravid era with a nervy win over New Zealand on Wednesday. Check out photos here.

Rahul Dravid has a lot to share, it depends on how we pick things from him, says Venkatesh Iyer
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Rahul Dravid has a lot to share, it depends on how we pick things from him, says Venkatesh Iyer

Venkatesh, an IPL sensation this year, has been fast-tracked into the national T20 side, being a pace bowling all-rounder, and is expected to keep No. 1 choice Hardik Pandya on his toes

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Vidarbha stun Maharashtra to reach quarters; Kerala, Karnataka also win
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Vidarbha stun Maharashtra to reach quarters; Kerala, Karnataka also win

Vidarbha, who advanced from the plate group, will take on Rajasthan in the third quarter-final at the Airforce Ground in Palam on 18 November.

Women's PSL also on my mind, says PCB chairman Ramiz Raja
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Women's PSL also on my mind, says PCB chairman Ramiz Raja

In a video posted by the PCB, the former skipper spoke on several topics ranging from Pakistan's performance at the ongoing T20 World Cup to the recent announcement of home series against Australia and England

T20 World Cup 2021: Afghanistan's Rashid Khan becomes quickest bowler to 400 T20 wickets
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T20 World Cup 2021: Afghanistan's Rashid Khan becomes quickest bowler to 400 T20 wickets

Khan reached the milestone when he dismissed Martin Guptill in Afghanistan's T20 World Cup fixture against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi

WBBL 2021: Harmanpreet Kaur, Jemimah Rodrigues star in Renegades' win over Heat
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WBBL 2021: Harmanpreet Kaur, Jemimah Rodrigues star in Renegades' win over Heat

Kaur was adjudged the Player of the Match after she smashed a whirlwind 32-ball 65 and then claimed one wicket in an all-round show for the Renegades. This is the third time she won the award in seven matches.

Unmukt Chand becomes first Indian to join BBL after signing with Melbourne Renegades
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Unmukt Chand becomes first Indian to join BBL after signing with Melbourne Renegades

Chand, 28, had called time on his playing career in India earlier this year and is currently representing the USA team.

T20 World Cup 2021: England's Adil Rashid enjoying return to full fitness after extensive rehab since 2019
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T20 World Cup 2021: England's Adil Rashid enjoying return to full fitness after extensive rehab since 2019

A lengthy period of rehabilitation has given the England legspinner confidence he can deploy his full range of deliveries at the T20 World Cup

T20 World Cup 2021: Afghanistan captain Nabi says Afghan's sudden retirement left him shocked
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T20 World Cup 2021: Afghanistan captain Nabi says Afghan's sudden retirement left him shocked

Former skipper Afghan, who holds the record of most T20I wins as captain, announced his decision to retire from all forms of cricket on Saturday night, less than 24 hours after Afghanistan's heartbreaking loss to Pakistan in the previous match.

WBBL 2021: Harmanpreet Kaur, Deepti Sharma star in Melbourne Renegades and Sydney Thunders' wins
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WBBL 2021: Harmanpreet Kaur, Deepti Sharma star in Melbourne Renegades and Sydney Thunders' wins

India T20 skipper Harmanpreet and all-rounder Deepti produced all-round match-winning performances for Melbourne Renegades and Sydney Thunder respectively.