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Its too early to compare Hardik with Kapil Dev: Ganguly

Its too early to compare Hardik with Kapil Dev: Ganguly

New Delhi, Oct 4 (UNI) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly believes that though Hardik Pandya is a brilliant player with both bat and ball and is currently in great shape but it would be premature to compare him with Kapil Dev at the moment. In an interaction with a news channel the former captain said, "it is too early to compare Pandya with Kapil Dev maybe from 10-15 years down the line we can talk about if Pandya keeps playing that long." Pandya who was adjudged man of the series played a pivotal role with both bat and ball in just concluded ODI series against Australia which the hosts won 4-1. Talking about skipper Virat Kohli, Ganguly said, "he (Kohli) has got qualities of being one of India’s great captains, there’s no doubt about it. But it will real test of character for the men in blue and skipper Kohli when they play in South Africa, England, Australia and the World Cup. There is no doubt that they will beat New Zealand and Sri Lanka in the coming home series. But I feel this side has the ability to do well overseas also," said Ganguly. UNI NC SHK 1819

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Kimberley, Sep 25 (UNI) Dean Elgar has been added to South Africa’s ODI squad to take
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Jemimah Rodrigues, Anuja Patil make big gains in ICC T20I rankings

25 Sep 2018 | 10:41 PM

Dubai, Sep 25 (UNI) Jemimah Rodrigues broke into the top 15 of the batting rankings for
women with her chart-topping feats for India in their 4-0 Twenty20 International series win
against hosts Sri Lanka.

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ECB and ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 aim to take cricket to 1 million children

25 Sep 2018 | 10:25 PM

London, Sep 25 (UNI) The ECB and ICC today announced their strategic plan to
use the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 to boost cricket participation and help drive
the long-term growth of the game in England and Wales.

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Remaining ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 tickets go on General Sale

25 Sep 2018 | 10:15 PM

Dubai, Sep 25 (UNI) Following unprecedented levels of demand for ICC Cricket World Cup
2019 tickets during the ballot phases, all remaining available tickets will go on General Sale
on September 27 at 10am BST via the Official Ticketing Website, an ICC media statement
on Tuesday said.

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Official Jersey of Gujarat Fortune Giants for PKL-6 unveiled

25 Sep 2018 | 10:01 PM

Ahmedabad, Sep 25 (UNI) The official Team jersey of Gujarat Fortune Giants (GFG) for the upcoming sixth season of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL-6) was unveiled here today.

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