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Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : IPL 2021: BCCI monitoring fresh

News Board confident of sticking to schedule despite possibility of lockdown in Maharashtra The BCCI is keeping a close eye on the growing number of Covid-19 cases in India, especially in Mumbai, but remains confident that it will be able to conduct the IPL as scheduled, starting in less...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Pitch debate: Kohli says ‘very

Was the Ahmedabad pitch poor? Virat Kohli rates it ‘very good’; Alastair Cook calls it ‘so hard’; Sunil Gavaskar says “challenging”; Andrew Strauss says balance “too much in favour” of spinners The first Test at the new Narendra Modi stadium will be remembered as the shortest one ever played...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Umesh Yadav added to Test squad,

News Fast bowler cleared a fitness Test and will be part of the squad for both remaining games Umesh Yadav has been added to India’s squad for the third and fourth Tests against England after clearing a fitness test. Yadav, who had given the fitness test on Sunday, was...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Channel 4 secure free-to-air UK

News Chennai clash will be first Test match on UK terrestrial TV since the 2005 Ashes Test cricket is set to return to free-to-air television in the UK for the first time in more than 15 years, after Channel 4 struck a deal with Star Sports, the global rights...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Sourav Ganguly hospitalised again

News The former India captain will undergo a stenting procedure on Thursday Former India captain and BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has been hospitalised for the second time this month after complaining of “chest discomfort”. It is understood that Ganguly complained of restlessness on Tuesday evening and was admitted to...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Sydney Covid-19 spike raises SCG

Nick Hockley, Cricket Australia’s interim chief executive, and New South Wales health officials have insisted the SCG Test will be able to go ahead and be followed by the travel of teams, officials and broadcasters to Queensland for the final Test at the Gabba even as the current Covid-19...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : India finding their groove as

Big picture India are getting into this tour. Victory in the final ODI and the opening T20I means there is a bit of spring in their step as they return to Sydney for the final two white-ball matches before attention firmly switches to the Test series, although while these...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Virat Kohli concedes India were

“”I think with the ball we were not that effective. We just didn’t hit the areas that we wanted to consistently.” Source link...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : What Australia, India, New Zealand

Last week, the ICC finally confirmed the revised methodology to decide the finalists for the inaugural World Test Championship: the two teams with the highest percentage of points earned from those they contested for would play for the title. Going by this calculation, Australia are currently on top of...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Former Kerala medium pacer CK

CK Bhaskaran, the former Kerala first-class cricketer who once played an unofficial Test for an Indian team led by Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi against Sri Lanka (then Ceylon) in January 1965, has died at the age of 79. Bhaskaran passed away in Houston, USA, where he had practiced medicine...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : MPL Sports to be India’s kit

Nike’s 15-year association with the BCCI officially ended on Tuesday with the board awarding the kit sponsorship rights for the next three years to MPL Sports, an e-sports platform. MPL’s deal will stretch up to December 2023, during which the Indian teams are slated to feature in a total...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : India begin training after clearing

The India players who are on tour in Australia have begun training after the entire contingent tested negative for Covid-19. On Saturday, two days after the arrival of India’s touring party in Sydney, the BCCI tweeted photographs from the players’ outdoor and gym sessions. Two days off the plane...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Rohit Sharma’s India omission

Rohit Sharma‘s omission from the India squads for the three formats on their tour of Australia next month has raised questions over his participation in the remainder of this IPL season. While the BCCI’s media release with the squad details merely said its medical team would “continue to monitor...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : IPL 2020: Tata Group, Unacademy and

Multinational conglomerate Tata Group has submitted its ‘Expression of Interest’ to become IPL title sponsor this year, joining education technology company Unacademy and fantasy sports platform Dream11 in a bid to replace Chinese mobile phone company Vivo for one season. Friday was the last date of submission of ‘EOI’...