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  • Young players need to make sacrifices to play abroad, opines Bhaichung Bhutia
  • Young players need to make sacrifices to play abroad, opines Bhaichung Bhutia
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2nd Test: Windies win toss, opt to bowl; Broad, Woakes in for England

Manchester, Jul 16 (UNI) West Indies captain Jason Holder won the delayed toss and opted to bowl against England in the second Test match of three match series, in overcast conditions at the Old Trafford on Thursday.
England made two changes in its playing XI as Jofra Archer was dropped from the team after he violated the Covid-19 protocol.
Stuart Broad is back in the team and will share the new ball with Chris Woakes and Sam Curran.
On the other hand, West Indies made no changes in its playing XI.
Teams:
England: Rory Burns, Dominic Sibley, Zak Crawley, Joe Root(c), Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope, Jos Buttler(w), Chris Woakes, Sam Curran, Dominic Bess, Stuart Broad
West Indies: Kraigg Brathwaite, John Campbell, Shai Hope, Shamarh Brooks, Roston Chase, Jermaine Blackwood, Shane Dowrich(w), Jason Holder(c), Alzarri Joseph, Kemar Roach, Shannon Gabriel
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Young players need to make sacrifices to play abroad, opines Bhaichung Bhutia

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07 Aug 2020 | 7:42 PM

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players needing to ply their trade abroad suggesting to young professionals that
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Akhil Rabindra to start 2020 season with French GT4 C'ship

07 Aug 2020 | 7:40 PM

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07 Aug 2020 | 7:39 PM

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India-England white-ball series postponed until early 2021

India-England white-ball series postponed until early 2021

07 Aug 2020 | 7:16 PM

Mumbai, Aug 7 (UNI) England’s limited overs tour of India, which was scheduled for September-October, has been postponed until January 2021, the ECB and BCCI confirmed on Friday.

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FIFA set to unveil roadmap for Kenya football elections

07 Aug 2020 | 7:07 PM

Nairobi, Aug 7 (Xinhua) World football governing body FIFA has issued guidelines to be followed in conducting the much-delayed Kenya football elections in a bid to end the stalemate that brought the country to the brink of an international ban.

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