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Sreesanth to make comeback through T20 tournament captained by Sanju Samson

KOCHI Dec 30: S Sreesanth was on Wednesday named in the list of Kerala probables for the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament. The inclusion means Sreesanth is closer than ever to making his comeback in Indian cricket since his seven-year ban for spot fixing ended in September this year.
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BCCI to approve 10 teams for Indian Premier League’s 2022 season

MUMBAI Dec 21: The BCCI’s all-powerful general body will give approval to a 10-team Indian Premier League (IPL) during its Annual General Body Meeting on Thursday but it will only materialise in 2022 instead of the current year. One of the major points in the agenda of BCCI’s AGM to be held in Ahmedabad is the inclusion of new IPL franchises.
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Kohli and Steve Smith open up about Kohli’s Spirit Of Cricket gesture during 2019 World Cup

SYDNEY Dec 16: India captain Virat Kohli and Australia batsman Steven Smith had an enlightening conversation on the moment from the 2019 World Cup when Kohli asked a section of Indian fans at The Oval to cheer for Smith, who had been fielding at the boundary during India’s clash with Australia.
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Mushfiqur Rahim apologises after angry confrontation with teammate (Video)

DHAKA Dec 14: Former Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim apologised to a teammate Tuesday after an angry confrontation during a Twenty20 tournament. The 33-year-old wicketkeeper turned on Nasum Ahmed after the two nearly collided while going for a catch.
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Ben Stokes’ father dies after battle with brain cancer

DURBAN Dec 8: Ged Stokes, father of England all-rounder Ben Stokes, has died after a year-long battle with brain cancer. Ged’s former rugby team Workington Town posted a statement on Twitter in which the club expressed grief over Ged’s death.
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Argentina’s Maradona dies aged 60 after a heart attack

Buenos Aires Nov 25: Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona, widely regarded as one of the game’s greatest ever players, died of a heart attack on Wednesday, his lawyer said.
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England to tour India for four Tests, three ODIs and five T20Is in 2021

MUMBAI Nov 24: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has revealed that India will play five T20Is against England when the visitors tour the country early next year. While there have been talks on Ahmedabad hosting the day-night Test against England, the complete itinerary hasn’t been announced yet. The former India skipper said on Tuesday that it will be a full-fledged tour of four Tests, three ODIs and five T20Is.
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India’s Tour Of England 2021: India to play five Test series in August and September 2021

LONDON Nov 18: A five-match Test series against India will headline England’s bumper home summer in 2021 as the country’s cricket board on Wednesday unveiled a provisional fixture with plans to get crowds back into the stadiums.
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Is there a new team from Kerala for next IPL: Mohanlal’s trip to Dubai raises query and hopes

By A Staff Reporter

KOCHI Nov 12: Is there a new team from Kerala for the next IPL? Rumours suggest that Mohanlal’s trip to Dubai has some links with Kerala getting their own IPL team from the next season.
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Kohli to go on paternity leave after first Australia Test; Rohit included, Sanju named in ODI squad

MUMBAI Nov 9: Virat Kohli’s paternity leave from the last three Test matches has opened a pandora’s box in India with people weighing in who will or should lead the side in his absence.
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