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Fans lambast Pakistan pacer Sohail Khan for his controversial comments on Virat Kohli

Pakistan fast bowler Sohail Khan has been subject to huge criticism by cricket fans over his controversial remarks on India’s modern-day legend Virat Kohli. In an interview, Sohail revealed one of his heated arguments about him with Kohli during a 2015 ICC Men’s ODI World Cup match. However, his revelation put him on the target …

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Usman Khawaja wins inaugural Shane Warne Men’s Test Player of the Year award

Usman Khawaja has won the inaugural Shane Warne Men’s Test Player of the Year award following a superb 12 months in Australian whites. And he delivered a quintessentially Khawaja acceptance speech. Since returning to the Test side in January last year, Khawaja has been Australia’s leading run-scorer in the five-day format, accumulating 1020 runs at …

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David Warner, calls for Duckworth Lewis changes, DLS, Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat, hectic schedule, takes its toll, changes

An “exhausted” David Warner says he’ll have to work on ways to stay fresh next summer as he prepares to fly out to India frustrated that rain washed away any chance he and the Thunder had of staying alive in the BBL. Warner was on 36 not out when the heavens opened up with the …

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All the winners of ICC 2022 Awards announced; Babar Azam and Nat Sciver sweep top honours

The top performers across the men’s and women’s international game were honored in this year’s ICC Awards. From an ICC Men’s T20 World Cup to multi-format women’s series and a host of Tests and limited overs action, 2022 was a year of highlights and stunning individual efforts. Among the categories revealed on ICC’s digital channels …

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ICC awards: Babar Azam wins ‘ODI cricketer of the year’ and ‘Men’s cricketer of 2022’ awards

Pakistan captain Babar Azam. files | Photo Credit: AP It was a double delight for Pakistan skipper Babar Azam as he was picked for both the ‘ODI Cricketer of the Year’ and the ‘Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for the ICC Men’s Cricketer of 2022’ on January 26, 2023. A year after he won the ‘ODI …

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Babar Azam wins Sir Garfield Sobers trophy for ICC Cricketer of the Year

The winner of the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for the ICC Men’s Cricketer of the Year had a year to remember in 2022. Babar Azam – Pakistan 2598 runs in 44 matches at an average of 54.12 with eight centuries and 15 half-centuries ALSO READ: Cricket fraternity congratulates Babar Azam for bagging ICC ODI award …

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All the winners of the 2022 ICC Awards announced; Babar Azam and Nat Sciver sweep ton honours

The top performers across the men’s and women’s international game were honored in this year’s ICC Awards. From an ICC Men’s T20 World Cup to multi-format women’s series and a host of Tests and limited overs action, 2022 was a year of highlights and stunning individual efforts. Among the categories revealed on ICC’s digital channels …

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Amateur leagues in England consider banning ‘Mankad’ dismissal to avoid ‘absolute carnage’

Cricket clubs in England are reportedly discussing whether to ban the controversial “Mankad” dismissal, hoping to prevent ugly on-field confrontations this upcoming summer. After the Marylebone Cricket Club amended the Laws of Cricket last year, running out the non-striker during a bowler’s delivery stride has become an accepted practice among professional teams. Watch BBL12. Every …

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Cricket Australia 2023, Test great Jason Gillespie says India tour can be career defining

Former champion Australian fast bowler Jason Gillespie has turned up the pressure ahead of the upcoming tour of India, declaring it could be “career-defining” for the current crop of national players. Gillespie was part of the last successful tour of India in late 2004 when Australia won the Test series 2-1 and was the Aussies’ …

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Ireland’s Test Drought Finally Ends But Doubt Remains Over Cricket’s Expensive Five-Day Format

Ireland will finally play Test cricket (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images) Getty Images It’s years in the making, four actually, but Ireland will finally break their Test cricket through a tour of Bangladesh in April. A one-off Test in Dhaka will be just Ireland’s fourth Test match since becoming a Full Member in 2017. They …

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