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India vs Australia ODI | Found a nice rhythm but there wasn’t a lot of pressure: Steve Smith

Smith struck 105 off 66 balls in Australia’s lop-sided 66-run win in the first ODI. Australian batsman Steve Smith found his “rhythm” with a cracking hundred against India in the first ODI but admitted that there wasn’t much pressure unlike other times. Smith struck 105 off 66 balls in Australia’s lop-sided 66-run win in the […]

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We had a shot but lost vital wickets: Hardik

‘When you chase 370-odd, there isn’t much planning; everyone has to play with intent’ Hardik Pandya felt India was in the hunt, despite chasing a stiff target of 375, during his 128-run partnership with Shikhar Dhawan for the fifth wicket. In a virtual interaction with the media after the game, Hardik, who top-scored for India […]

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Indian cricketers join Australians in anti-racism gesture before first ODI

The barefoot circle ceremony was held before the start of the opening One-day International between the two teams The Indian cricketers on Friday joined their Australian counterparts in forming a barefoot circle on the ground to support the anti-racism movement and acknowledge the culture of indigenous people of the host country. The barefoot circle ceremony […]

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Australia opt to bat against India in first ODI

Mayank Agarwal will open for India alongside Shikhar Dhawan in Rohit Sharma’s absence. Sydney Australia skipper Aaron Finch won the toss and opted to bat against India in the first One-Day International, here on Friday. Mayank Agarwal will open for India alongside Shikhar Dhawan in Rohit Sharma’s absence. Steve Smith replaced injured Mitchell Marsh in […]