England wristspinner Rehan Ahmed to leave India for personal reasons
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England wristspinner Rehan Ahmed to leave India for personal reasons

NewsEngland wristspinner Rehan Ahmed to leave India for personal reasonsEngland will not be making any additions to the squad with one Test in Dharamsala remaining after the Ranchi encounterESPNcricinfo staff23-Feb-2024 • 1 hr agoRehan Ahmed umpires for Tom Hartley and Shoaib Bashir during England training  •  Associated PressRehan Ahmed’s tour of India has been cut short, with […]

Ind vs Eng – Ben Stokes unfazed by Bazball backlash as England brace to go again
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Ind vs Eng – Ben Stokes unfazed by Bazball backlash as England brace to go again

NewsBen Stokes unfazed by Bazball backlash as England brace to go againBacks Robinson to come good in first outing of series, on ‘interesting’ surface in RanchiVithushan Ehantharajah21-Feb-2024 • 10 hrs agoWill Jonny Bairstow continue to get backed by Brendon McCullum and Ben Stokes?  •  Getty Images”It looked interesting, didn’t it? I don’t know. I can’t say much.” […]

Noor Ahmad banned from ILT20 for 12 months due to breach of contract
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Noor Ahmad banned from ILT20 for 12 months due to breach of contract

NewsNoor Ahmad banned from ILT20 for 12 months due to breach of contractNoor was offered another year’s extension by Sharjah Warriors, but refused to sign the retention noticeESPNcricinfo staff20-Feb-2024 • 16 hrs agoNoor Ahmad has represented Afghanistan in nine ODIs and six T20Is  •  ICC/Getty ImagesNoor Ahmad, the Afghanistan spinner, has been banned by the UAE’s ILT20 […]

Ranji Trophy – Saurabh Tiwary finishes up – ‘Saying farewell to your favourite thing isn’t easy’
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Ranji Trophy – Saurabh Tiwary finishes up – ‘Saying farewell to your favourite thing isn’t easy’

News'Saying farewell to your favourite thing isn't easy' – Saurabh Tiwary signs offRetiring Jharkhand stalwart hopes to realise his dream of winning the Ranji Trophy by “helping the team from the outside”Rajan Raj20-Feb-2024 • 18 hrs agoThere were a lot of people at Keenan Stadium who wanted to be a part of the occasion  •  Rajan Raj/ESPNcricinfo […]

ESPNcricinfo Awards – Maxwell, Travis Head, Shami, Suryakumar Yadav, Hayley Matthews, Cummins win
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ESPNcricinfo Awards – Maxwell, Travis Head, Shami, Suryakumar Yadav, Hayley Matthews, Cummins win

ESPNcricinfo AwardsGlenn Maxwell, Travis Head, Suryakumar Yadav, Hayley Matthews and Pat Cummins win ESPNcricinfo awards for 2023Six Australians, three Indians, three West Indians and two South Africans win honoursESPNcricinfo staff20-Feb-2024 • 23 hrs agoNathan Lyon, Travis Head and Pat Cummins are among the six Australians to win ESPNcricinfo awards for their performances in 2023  •  ICC via […]

I wouldn’t be here without AJ… now watch me eclipse him! Great Britain’s Moscow-born heavyweight Delicious Orie is ready to go from nothing to everything in Paris
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I wouldn’t be here without AJ… now watch me eclipse him! Great Britain’s Moscow-born heavyweight Delicious Orie is ready to go from nothing to everything in Paris

A British super heavyweight boxer who stands at 6ft 6in, is of Nigerian heritage and is known by a two-letter nickname is going for gold at the Olympics.Sound familiar? It should do. Because for Delicious Orie at Paris 2024, see Anthony Joshua at London 2012. ‘I am following AJ’s path,’ admits the man they call […]

Tyson Fury’s withdrawal from his unification bout with Oleksandr Usyk was ‘more than SUSPICIOUS’, claims the Ukrainian’s trainer… as he insists the ‘Gypsy King’s’ gruesome eye injury was ‘impossible’ to obtain in sparring
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Tyson Fury’s withdrawal from his unification bout with Oleksandr Usyk was ‘more than SUSPICIOUS’, claims the Ukrainian’s trainer… as he insists the ‘Gypsy King’s’ gruesome eye injury was ‘impossible’ to obtain in sparring

Oleksandr Usyk’s trainer has claimed Tyson Fury’s withdrawal from the pair’s undisputed title fight was ‘more than suspicious’.Usyk and Fury were due to go head-to-head in Saudi Arabia this weekend in the first undisputed fight in the division since 1999, but Fury pulled out two weeks ago after suffering a cut above his right eye […]

Yashasvi Jaiswal on making big scores in Tests – ‘In India, you really work hard for everything’
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Yashasvi Jaiswal on making big scores in Tests – ‘In India, you really work hard for everything’

NewsJaiswal explains hunger behind big scores”I know how important every innings is and that’s why I work hard in practice and every innings counts for me”Alagappan Muthu18-Feb-2024 • 14 hrs ago3:08How good was that Jaiswal-Sarfaraz partnership?Yashasvi Jaiswal has hit three hundreds in seven Test matches and the lowest he has been dismissed for after reaching […]

Recent Match Report – MI Emirates vs DC Final 2023/24
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Recent Match Report – MI Emirates vs DC Final 2023/24

ReportPooran leads dominant MI Emirates to ILT20 titlePut in to bat, they raced to fifty in 3.3 overs and never looked back against Dubai CapitalsHemant Brar17-Feb-20242:18Pooran: ‘I’m a son of T20 franchise cricket’MI Emirates 208 for 3 (Pooran 57*, Fletcher 53, Zahir, 1-21) beat Dubai Capitals 163 for 7 (Billings 40, Banton 35, Boult 2-20 […]