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Omicron outbreak in New Zealand: cricket to continue, but behind closed doors

Omicron outbreak in New Zealand: cricket to continue, but behind closed doors

News Visits by India women and South Africa men, plus the Women’s World Cup and a tour by Netherlands men, are scheduled for the next few weeks Upcoming domestic and international matches in New Zealand, potentially including the Women’s ODI World Cup, will continue to take place – behind closed doors – after the entire …

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BCCI rejigs schedule of India vs West Indies ODIs and T20Is to avoid clash with IPL auction

BCCI rejigs schedule of India vs West Indies ODIs and T20Is to avoid clash with IPL auction

News The board also confirmed the ODIs will be played in Ahmedabad, followed by the T20Is in Kolkata The BCCI has confirmed that the venues for the limited-overs series at home against West Indies will be Ahmedabad and Kolkata, and has also advanced the third ODI from February 12 to 11, to avoid a clash …

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Eoin Morgan: Building 'deeper, stronger squad' part of England's T20 World Cup planning

Eoin Morgan: Building ‘deeper, stronger squad’ part of England’s T20 World Cup planning

News Chance for fringe players to grab opportunity as focus turns to Australia 2022 Eoin Morgan, England’s captain, says that developing his side’s bench strength during their five-match T20I campaign against West Indies is more important than pushing for an outright series win, but he hopes that the team environment that has been fostered in …

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Tammy Beaumont wants England to 'get over the line' after encouraging Ashes start ends in defeat

Tammy Beaumont wants England to ‘get over the line’ after encouraging Ashes start ends in defeat

News England opener described Australia allrounder Tahlia McGrath’s execution as ” the difference between kicking onto like 180-190″ Tammy Beaumont has backed England to compete with Australia when the sides reconvene for back-to-back matches at the Adelaide Oval over the weekend to complete the T20I leg of their Ashes series. But despite a heavy defeat …

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Covid-19 scare in India Under-19 camp, Yash Dhull and five others forced to miss match against Ireland

Covid-19 scare in India Under-19 camp, Yash Dhull and five others forced to miss match against Ireland

News Shaik Rasheed, Aaradhya Yadav, Vasu Vats, Manav Parakh and Siddarth Yadav are the others to have tested positive An unnamed BCCI official told PTI, “Three Indian players had tested positive yesterday and were already isolated. In the morning before match our captain and vice-captain also tested positive in Rapid Antigen Test which is not …

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Graham Thorpe under scrutiny amid reports that cigar smoking caused police intervention

Graham Thorpe under scrutiny amid reports that cigar smoking caused police intervention

News Assistant coach filmed footage of police’s 6am arrival at team hotel in Hobart Graham Thorpe’s role as England assistant coach could be under threat, as the ECB launch an investigation into reports that he was smoking a cigar indoors prior to the police being called to the team hotel in Hobart. England’s embarrassing end …

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Former TN and IPL player R Sathish gets offer of INR 40 lakh to 'fix' match

Former TN and IPL player R Sathish gets offer of INR 40 lakh to ‘fix’ match

News BCCI anti-corruption unit helps player lodge police complaint following the offer, made through Instagram Former Tamil Nadu batter R Sathish has filed a police complaint in Bengaluru after being approached on social media to fix a match. In the complaint, filed on January 14 and seen by ESPNcricinfo, Sathish has mentioned that on January …

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