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ICC and BCCI should give written assurance about visas to Pakistan for 2021 T20 WC, wants PCB CEO

Pakistan Cricket Board CEO Wasim Khan has revealed that Pakistan wants written assurance about the visas being issued to their cricketers for the next year's T20 World Cup. He also assured that the newly appointed Test captain Babar Azam will stay as captain across formats for a long time.
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IND vs AUS | Happy with the work ethics bowlers have shown in the practice, states Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer has stated that he has full belief in the ‘world-class’ bowlers of India to come back stronger in the next game and he is happy with the work ethics they have shown in the practice. He added that the team is determined to win the next game and ensure they don’t have a clean sweep.
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NZ vs PAK | Want to reach a stage where other batsmen are compared to me, desires Babar Azam 

Pakistan skipper across formats Babar Azam has expressed his desire to reach a height in his career when others are compared to him than the other way around. However, he still takes a lot of pride in getting compared to top batsmen in the world and wants to emulate their performances. 
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newscricketan hour ago

Knight Riders buy stake in USA’s Major League Cricket

The Knight Riders group have invested in the USA-based Major League Cricket (MLC) and will hold a ‘significant stake’ in the tournament, the ACE confirmed on Monday. Unlike the IPL and the CPL, the Knight Rider’s group will own a stake at the league level and not the franchise level.
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IND vs AUS | Delighted Australia have a plan against me because it motivates me, states Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer, ahead of the 3rd ODI, admitted that he knows that the Australians have decided to bowl short to him but claimed that he embraces the challenge as it motivates him to do well. Iyer further backed the bowlers to come good and asserted that they found it difficult to make the transition.
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newscricket2 hours ago

Channel Seven to sue Cricket Australia for ‘many millions’ for being responsible for financial damage

Channel Seven have accused Cricket Australia of altering the summer schedule to accomodate the needs of the BCCI and are reportedly set to sue the board for ‘many millions’ in the days to come. The change in schedule, according to Channel Seven, led to them suffering significant financial damage.
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IND vs AUS | India is missing having top-order batsmen who can bowl a bit, reckons S Badrinath

Subramaniam Badrinath has reckoned that the current Indian team is missing having the flexibility of top-order batsmen bowling a few overs in between like Sachin Tendulkar Virender Sehwag, Sourav Ganguly used to do before. He added that this aspect of the game is important in limited-overs cricket.
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IND vs AUS | I'm not holding my breath that Warner will be ready for the first Test, reveals Justin Langer

Australian coach Justin Langer has claimed that he's not holding his breath that explosive opener Warner will be ready for the first Test after injuring his groin. Amidst the Joe Burns-vs-Will Pucovski selection debate, there might well be a case of both playing if Warner fails to recover on time.
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newscricket4 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Mohammad ‘aggressive’ Amir losing his cool and Shahid Afridi giving advice to Naveen-ul-Haq

Fireworks were in plenty in LPL as Mohammad Amir lost his cool with Naveen-ul-Haq after a no-ball wasn't given on the last ball of the match, resulting in a heated exchange between the pacers. Amir’s teammate Shahid Afridi too had some words of advice for the Afghan cricketer post-match.
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IND vs AUS | Don’t see India being able to win those Tests without the Virat Kohli factor, opines Michael Vaughan

Michael Vaughan has opined that Virat Kohli is the best batsman in this era across all the formats and India will struggle to win the last three Tests in the absence of their skipper. He also revealed that his son is a big fan of Kohli and asks Vaughan to wake him up when Virat comes out to bat.
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