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Dharamsala Test: Australia opts to bat after winning toss, Kohli ruled out

25 Mar 2017 | 1:15 PM

Dharamsala, Mar 25 (UNI) Australia skipper Steve Smith won the toss and opted to bat first against India in the fourth and final Test of the four-match rubber at the picturesque HPCA stadium here this morning.

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Dharamsala Test: Kohli's participation uncertain, high-voltage clash assured

Dharamsala Test: Kohli's participation uncertain, high-voltage clash assured

24 Mar 2017 | 8:32 PM

Dharamsala, Mar 24 (UNI) Amidst the uncertainty over skipper Virat Kohli's injury, Team India will take on Australia for one final time in the ongoing series at the picturesque Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association(HPCA) stadium tomorrow.

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Manohar agrees to stay on as interim chairman of ICC

Manohar agrees to stay on as interim chairman of ICC

24 Mar 2017 | 4:57 PM

Dubai, Mar 24 (UNI) International Cricket Council Chairman Shashank Manohar has agreed to defer his recent resignation following an ICC Board resolution to request him to remain in post was passed with overwhelming support earlier this week.

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Injured Kohli doubtful for Dharamsala Test

Injured Kohli doubtful for Dharamsala Test

24 Mar 2017 | 4:19 PM

Dharamsala, Mar 24 (UNI) Team India skipper Virat Kohli's participation in the fourth and final Test against Australia in still doubtful as the captain today said that a call on it will be taken before the game tomorrow or later this night.

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Injury-hit New Zealand face selection puzzle for third test

Injury-hit New Zealand face selection puzzle for third test

24 Mar 2017 | 2:56 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 24 (Reuters) New Zealand captain Kane Williamson was still mulling over the make-up of his side ahead of Saturday's third test against South Africa with the Seddon Park wicket proving difficult to pin down.

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De Kock to play third test against depleted New Zealand

De Kock to play third test against depleted New Zealand

24 Mar 2017 | 2:54 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 24 (Reuters) South Africa's Quinton de Kock has been cleared to play the third test against New Zealand in Hamilton after passing a late fitness test TODAY The 24-year-old wicketkeeper injured the index finger on his right hand while fielding in South Africa's eight-wicket win in the second test in Wellington and underwent scans earlier this week.

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Shreyas Iyer called up as cover for injured Kohli

Shreyas Iyer called up as cover for injured Kohli

24 Mar 2017 | 2:06 PM

New Delhi, Mar 24 (UNI) Young Mumbai batsman Shreyas Iyer has been called as a cover for injured India skipper Virat Kohli for the fourth and the final Test against Australia in Dharamsala, starting on Saturday.

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Boult ruled out for New Zealand, Kuggeleijn called in

24 Mar 2017 | 1:21 PM

Wellington, March 24 (REUTERS) New Zealand's left-arm seamer Trent Boult has been ruled out of the third test against South Africa and been replaced in the squad by the uncapped Scott Kuggeleijn.

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South Africa's de Kock an injury concern for third test

South Africa's de Kock an injury concern for third test

23 Mar 2017 | 12:28 PM

* De Kock injury not a fracture * Could need up to six weeks recovery * Decision on third test not made until Friday WELLINGTON, Mar 23 (Reuters) South Africa wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock is a doubt for this week's third and final test against New Zealand after he suffered a finger injury during the eight-wicket victory over the hosts last week.

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England's Anderson concerned about future of test cricket

England's Anderson concerned about future of test cricket

22 Mar 2017 | 5:07 PM

Undated, Mar 22 (Reuters) England fast bowler James Anderson is worried that test cricket is losing popularity as attendances for the longer format are declining, with younger crowds preferring to watch Twenty20.

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Mohammed Shami joins Team India in Dharamsala

Mohammed Shami joins Team India in Dharamsala

22 Mar 2017 | 2:21 PM

Dharamsala, Mar 22 (UNI) After Team India skipper Virat Kohli hinted of including a fit Mohammed Shami in the Test squad for the fourth Test against Australia, starting on Saturday, the medium pacer arrived here this morning ahead of the crucial Test.

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ICC Test Rankings: Jadeja number one bowler, Pujara at second in batsmen list

ICC Test Rankings: Jadeja number one bowler, Pujara at second in batsmen list

21 Mar 2017 | 3:33 PM

New Delhi, Mar 21 (UNI) After sharing the top spot in the ICC Test rankings for bowlers with Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja today became the sole world number one bowler in the latest rankings.

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Bonus for women as Australia puts big pay deal on table

21 Mar 2017 | 1:55 PM

SYDNEY, Mar 21 (Reuters) Cricket Australia (CA) has proposed a new pay deal to players which offers large salary increases, particularly for women, but breaks with the 20-year model of a fixed percentage of revenue from the game going to the cricketers.

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Pune Supergiants to commence online Ticket sales from today

Pune Supergiants to commence online Ticket sales from today

20 Mar 2017 | 4:46 PM

New Delhi, Mar 20 (UNI) The online ticket sales for the seven home matches of the Rising Pune Supergiant in IPL 2017, scheduled to be held at the MCA Stadium in Pune, will start on from today, through their ticketing partner BookMyShow.

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Ranchi Test:Australia lose Smith and Renshaw, India sniff a famous victory

Ranchi Test:Australia lose Smith and Renshaw, India sniff a famous victory

20 Mar 2017 | 12:36 PM

Ranchi, Mar 20 (UNI) Ravindra Jadeja netted the ‘big fish’ Steve Smith while Ishant Sharma sent back Matt Renshaw back in the pavilion to give India upper hand on the final day of the Ranchi Test, as Australia reached 83/4 at lunch on the fifth and final day of the Ranchi Test.

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Taylor ruled out of third South Africa test, Boult possible

Taylor ruled out of third South Africa test, Boult possible

20 Mar 2017 | 12:06 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 20 (Reuters) New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has failed to recover from a calf injury and been ruled out of the third test against South Africa, though frontline pace bowler Trent Boult is looking likely to play, selector Gavin Larsen said today.

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New Zealand's Boult, Taylor still working towards third test

New Zealand's Boult, Taylor still working towards third test

19 Mar 2017 | 1:57 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 19 (Reuters) It was still too early to tell whether pace bowler Trent Boult and Ross Taylor would return to New Zealand's side for the vital third test against South Africa in Hamilton, batting coach Craig McMillan said today.

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Ranchi Test: Pujara unbeaten 130, India 360/6 at stumps

Ranchi Test: Pujara unbeaten 130, India 360/6 at stumps

18 Mar 2017 | 5:33 PM

Ranchi, Mar 18 (UNI) Cheteshwar Pujara became the first Indian batsman to slam a century (130 not out) in the ongoing test series, however it was Australia which bounced back superbly in the third and final session of the play on the third day of the third test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy being played at the JSCA International Stadium here to restrict India for 360/6.

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Ranchi Test: Kohli walks out to bat at No 4

Ranchi Test: Kohli walks out to bat at No 4

18 Mar 2017 | 2:32 PM

Ranchi, Mar 18 (UNI) Team India captain Virat Kohli walked out to bat at No 4 position post the lunch session on the third day of the third test of the Border Gavaskar series being played at JSCA Stadium here.

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S Africa clinch eight-wicket victory in second test

18 Mar 2017 | 1:00 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 18 (REUTERS) Keshav Maharaj took career best figures of 6-40 as South Africa romped to an eight-wicket victory over New Zealand on the extended third day of the second test today to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

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South Africa beat NZ by eight wickets in second test

18 Mar 2017 | 12:59 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 18 (REUTERS) Hashim Amla and JP Duminy guided South Africa to 83 for two and an eight-wicket victory over New Zealand on the extended third day of the second test at the Basin Reserve today.

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NZ dismissed for 171, S.Africa need 81 to win second test

18 Mar 2017 | 12:57 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 18 (REUTERS) South Africa were handed a victory target of 81 runs after dismissing New Zealand for 171 after tea on the third day of the second test at the Basin Reserve today.

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Test Series New Zealand v South Africa scoreboard

18 Mar 2017 | 12:55 PM

Undated, March 18 (Reuters) Scoreboard at lunch on the third day in the second Test between New Zealand and South Africa on Saturday in Wellington, New Zealand New Zealand 1st innings 268 (H.

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Raval scores half century, S Africa in control of test

18 Mar 2017 | 12:54 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 18 (REUTERS) Jeet Raval and BJ Watling were fighting a rearguard action to ensure the second test against South Africa at least went into a fourth day as New Zealand reached 139 for five, a lead of 48, at tea on the third day today.

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South Africa take 91-run lead after being dismissed for 359

18 Mar 2017 | 12:52 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 18 (Reuters) South Africa were dismissed for 359 early on the third day of the second test against New Zealand today to give them a 91-run first innings lead.

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Pakistan batsman Shahzaib Hasan suspended in spot-fixing scandal

Pakistan batsman Shahzaib Hasan suspended in spot-fixing scandal

17 Mar 2017 | 4:38 PM

Undated, Mar 17 (REUTERS) Batsman Shahzaib Hasan has become the fifth player to be suspended for spot fixing in the Pakistan Super League Twenty20 tournament, the country's cricket board said today.

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Ranchi Test: India 20 for no loss at tea after dismissing visitors on 451

Ranchi Test: India 20 for no loss at tea after dismissing visitors on 451

17 Mar 2017 | 3:39 PM

Ranchi, Mar 17 (UNI) India were 20/0 at tea break on the second day of the third test of the Border Gavaskar Trophy being played at the JSCA International Stadium here this afternoon.

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NZ take four wickets as South Africa slump in second test

17 Mar 2017 | 2:27 PM

WELLINGTON, Mar 17 (Reuters) New Zealand's Henry Nicholls was again in the thick of the action on the second day of the second test against South Africa today, the first innings centurion snaring two catches as the tourists were reduced to 104 for six at lunch.

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Ranchi Test: Australia 401/7 at lunch on Day 2

Ranchi Test: Australia 401/7 at lunch on Day 2

17 Mar 2017 | 12:50 PM

Ranchi, Mar 17 (UNI) Australia went past the 400-run mark at lunch on the second day of the third test match of the Border-Gavaskar trophy at the JSCA international Stadium here this morning with captain Steve Smith unbeaten on 153.

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Ranchi Test: Australia 299/4 at stumps on Day 1, Smith hits 19th test ton

Ranchi Test: Australia 299/4 at stumps on Day 1, Smith hits 19th test ton

16 Mar 2017 | 6:11 PM

Ranchi, Mar 16 (UNI) Batting first at the JSCA international stadium after winning the toss, Australia posted 299 runs on board at the expense of four wickets at stumps on day one of the third Test of the four-match series here today.

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