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World Test Championship final between India and New Zealand to be extend into sixth day

SOUTHAMPTON June 22: The World Test Championship (WTC) final between India and New Zealand will extend into the sixth day after two full days were washed out due to rain in Southampton, the International Cricket Council said in media release. ”
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I Will Quit Cricket If I Lose Urge To Learn New Things, says R Ashwin

LONDON June 20: Star India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin says competition always brings out the best in him and the day he feels he has lost that urge to improve his craft, he will quit the sport. Ashwin is regarded as a thinking cricketer who always strives to explore something new, something extra in his game and that attitude has paid rich dividends for him throughout his career.
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India’s sports ministry approaches UK government to allow Sania Mirza’s son on tour

NEW DELHI May 19: The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in India on Wednesday approached the UK Government, through the Ministry of External Affairs of Government of India, to grant a visa to the two-year-old son of tennis player Sania Mirza, so that she can take the toddler with her while she participates in a series of competitions in the United Kingdom, ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.
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IPL 2021 suspended indefinitely

MUMBAI May 4: The 2021 season of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) has been suspended indefinitely after several players and staff members from different teams tested positive for Covid-19. The development has been confirmed to news agency PTI by IPL chairman Brijesh Patel.
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IPL begins on April 9: Two new IPL teams to be auctioned in May

MUMBAI March 13: The Indian Premier League (IPL) will begin on April 9. After nearly two years, the IPL extravaganza will return home with Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Mumbai & Kolkata hosting the marquee event.
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IPL 2021: S Sreesanth and Arjun Tendulakr among 1097 players who signed up for auction, says report

MUMBAI Feb 6: England Test skipper Joe Root and Australian speedstar Mitchell Starc opted out while tainted Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and India’s S Sreesanth were among the 1097 players who registered for the much-awaited IPL auction to be held in Chennai on February 18.
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India to clash with India A in Northamptonshire before Test series against England

MUMBAI Jan 28: In an unprecedented build-up schedule for an overseas Test series, India will take on India A in a four-day practice match when the two sides travel to England later this year. The game will be played at the County Ground in Northamptonshire in July later this year.
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World Test Championship Final Postponed, Will Start On June 18

DUBAI Jan 25: The final of the inaugural edition of the World Test Championship (WTC) will now be played out from June 18 to 22 with June 23 acting as a reserve day. The decider was originally scheduled to be held from June 10 to 14 at the Lord’s Cricket Ground.
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Five Indian cricketers isolated from Test squad over alleged breach of COVID-19 rules

SYDNEY Jan 2: Five India Test players, including vice-captain Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Rishabh Pant, and Navdeep Saini were isolated from the Test squad on January 2 over alleged breach of coronavirus protocols.
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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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