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Aus vs Ind | Green in good touch

Umesh and Ashwin put up a fine show. Senior pros Umesh Yadav and R. Ashwin staked a strong claim for a spot in India’s playing XI for the first Test, with impressive performances against Australia-A on Monday. Australia-A scored 286 for eight on the second day, riding on Cameron Green’s unbeaten century. Australia-A took a […]

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Aus vs Ind | Jadeja may miss first Test

Concussion rule mandates 7-10 days’ rest. India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja is likely to miss the first Test against Australia owing to the concussion and a hamstring injury that he sustained during the opening T20I in Canberra. The 32-year-old, who is one short of his 50th Test, is likely to be out for at least three […]

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Coronavirus | Second one-day international between South Africa and England postponed

The outcome of two unconfirmed positive COVID-19 tests from the England camp is awaited The second one-day international between South Africa and England scheduled for Monday at Newlands will not take place as the teams await independent ratification of two unconfirmed positive COVID-19 tests in the tourists travelling party. The three-match series is in jeopardy […]

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Sarfaraz and Talat recalled for T20Is

The squad was finalised by head coach Misbah-ul-Haq and captain Babar Azam in consultation with Pakistan Shaheens coach Ijaz Ahmed. Veteran wicketkeeper Sarfaraz Ahmed and allrounder Hussain Talat were on Sunday recalled to Pakistan’s 18-member squad for the three T20Is against New Zealand, beginning on December 18 in Auckland. Talat played his last T20I against […]