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ICC Selects World Cup 2023 Team: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Plus More

ICC Selects World Cup 2023 Team: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, Plus More

ICC Unveils Cricket World Cup 2023 Team; Features Six Indian Players The ICC revealed the Cricket World Cup 2023 Team of the Tournament, comprising six Indian cricket team members. India, undefeated until the final against Australia, saw Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, and Mohammed Shami honored. Alongside these Indian players, the lineup featured Quinton de Kock from South Africa, Daryl Mitchell from New Zealand, Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell, spinner Adam Zampa, and Sri Lanka’s Dilshan Madushanka. Gerald Coetzee of South Africa was named the 12th player. The ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Team of the ...

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Cummins' Final Captaincy: Nearly Flawless, Says Ponting

Cummins’ Final Captaincy: Nearly Flawless, Says Ponting

Ricky Ponting has urged everyone to dismiss any doubts surrounding Pat Cummins’ captaincy and instead commend his near-flawless leadership, particularly in the recent World Cup final triumph against India. The bold decision to opt for Australia to bowl first by Cummins showcased his courageous and astute captaincy. Ponting, a former captain himself, praised Cummins’ exceptional decision-making and continuous excellence. Speaking on Sky Sports, Ponting expressed his admiration: “I believe his captaincy has been nearly flawless. Making the call to bowl first is a daring move, especially considering the potential risks involved.” Australia’s strategy aimed to capitalize on the dry pitch ...

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Ashwin's World Cup Final Role Sparks XI Query Ahead of Australia Clash

Ashwin’s World Cup Final Role Sparks XI Query Ahead of Australia Clash

The voluntary practice session in Ahmedabad triggered speculation about India potentially introducing Ashwin as a trump card for the final. Two days ahead of the 2023 ODI World Cup final at Ahmedabad’s Narendra Modi Stadium, India conducted an optional training session with several key players absent, notably the pace-bowling trio of Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj, and Jasprit Bumrah, alongside Kuldeep Yadav, Virat Kohli, and Shubman Gill. The practice was relatively subdued, with only a few joining head coach Rahul Dravid and his support staff. Their extensive discussion near the pitch’s end prompted speculation about India’s potential starting XI for the ...

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Spotting Cracks Aussie Pacer Hazlewood's Insights Before Cricket World Cup Final

Spotting Cracks: Aussie Pacer Hazlewood’s Insights Before Cricket World Cup Final

Josh Hazlewood, alongside pace partner Mitchell Starc, aims to replicate their dominance over South Africa’s batting against India in the upcoming Ahmedabad final on Sunday. Preparing for the World Cup final against India, Australian pacer Josh Hazlewood lauds the opposition as a team devoid of “any real weaknesses.” Reflecting on their previous encounter in the tournament opener, where Australia faced a loss despite unsettling India’s top-order, Hazlewood observed vulnerabilities while chasing a modest target in Chennai. Despite a recent ODI series, concluded with India winning 2-1, Hazlewood acknowledges the familiarity between the teams due to their extensive history. Expressing admiration ...

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Ex-Pak Star Extols Virat's Sportsmanship: Admirable Respect for India's Ace Batter

Ex-Pak Star Extols Virat’s Sportsmanship: Admirable Respect for India’s Ace Batter

Virat Kohli Achieves Historic Milestone, Surpasses Sachin Tendulkar with Record 50 ODI Centuries Shoaib Akhtar Lauds Virat Kohli’s Historic Century in World Cup Semifinal. Kohli’s Record-Breaking 50 Centuries Earn Praise, as He Pays Respect to Sachin Tendulkar with a Bow. ‘Rawalpindi Express’ Acknowledges Kohli as the World’s Top Player in YouTube Tribute. After witnessing the historic moment, Sachin penned a heartfelt note for the seasoned cricketer. He reminisced about their first meeting in the Indian dressing room, where Virat was pranked into touching his feet. Sachin, amused that day, expressed joy over how Virat had grown into a formidable player, ...

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Mahmudullah's Participation in New Zealand Tour in Doubt

Mahmudullah’s Participation in New Zealand Tour in Doubt

Bangladesh Cricket Board officials announced on Wednesday that Mahmudullah, the batsman, is uncertain for the upcoming New Zealand tour due to a shoulder injury. The tour, scheduled for December, includes three ODIs and as many T20Is following a two-match Test series. The ODIs are set for December 17, 20, and 23, with the T20Is scheduled on December 27, 29, and 31. Mahmudullah sustained the shoulder injury while diving in a World Cup match against Australia, making his participation in the white-ball series doubtful. BCB confirmed his scan results on November 14, revealing a recovery time of five to seven weeks. ...

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Kohli and Iyer's Centuries Propel India to 3974

Kohli and Iyer’s Centuries Propel India to 397/4

Virat Kohli achieved a milestone with his 50th ODI century, while Shreyas Iyer swiftly secured his second consecutive ton in just 67 balls, propelling India toward a dominant position against New Zealand. Their remarkable contributions followed Rohit Sharma’s explosive start, and although Shubman Gill also made an impact, the intense Mumbai heat eventually took its toll. Choosing to bat after winning the toss, Rohit Sharma continued his usual business, attacking Trent Boult in the first over with shots over mid-wicket and through covers. Boult, lacking swing, altered his angle to round the stumps in his second over after Rohit aggressively ...

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Why India Has Yet to Reach Cricket World Cup 2023 Semifinals

Why India Has Yet to Reach Cricket World Cup 2023 Semifinals

India’s Perfect Streak Continues at ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 with Win Over England The Indian men’s cricket team extended their unbeaten run to six wins in six matches at the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, triumphing over England by a 100-run margin. The match took place at the BRSABV Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow. In this crucial encounter, India took the batting crease first, scoring 229/9 in their allotted fifty overs. Captain Rohit Sharma led the charge with 87 runs off 101 balls on a challenging pitch, while Suryakumar Yadav fell just one run short of his maiden World ...

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Australia's Men's Cricket Team Continues to Lack Shirt Sponsor for Upcoming Summer of Cricket

Australia’s Men’s Cricket Team Continues to Lack Shirt Sponsor for Upcoming Summer of Cricket

The Australian cricket team faces the possibility of heading into the summer Test matches without a sponsor for their playing shirts, following the expiration of the notable $40 million deal with Alinta earlier this year. While some team members have already participated in commercials without shirt sponsorship, Cricket Australia is actively seeking a commercial partner to ensure their playing uniform remains emblazoned with branding throughout the upcoming season. The last instance of Australia’s cricket team embarking on a home season without shirt sponsorship was in the 1995-96 season. Cricket Australia’s Stephanie Beltrame stated, “We have had significant interest from various ...

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Duminy Believes South Africa's Charge Is Fueled by 'Prudent Decision-Making

Duminy Believes South Africa’s Charge Is Fueled by ‘Prudent Decision-Making

JP Duminy: Making the Right Moves in South Africa’s 2023 World Cup Journey JP Duminy’s cricketing journey has seen its fair share of disappointments, as he was part of South Africa’s men’s World Cup squads in 2011, 2015, and 2019, all of which ended in heartbreak. Now, he finds himself as the batting coach of a team that has won four out of five games in the 2023 edition of the tournament. What’s different this time around? Duminy shared his perspective after South Africa’s resounding 149-run victory over Bangladesh at the Wankhede on Tuesday. “We’ve made some really good decisions,” ...

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I Was Rested Too Much: Mahmudullah Reflects on His Playing Time

I Was Rested Too Much: Mahmudullah Reflects on His Playing Time

Bangladesh’s Mahmudullah expressed that he may have had an excessive amount of rest before returning to the national ODI squad for the ICC World Cup. The veteran batter re-entered the ODI team during the series against New Zealand after six months in the wilderness following his exclusion after the home series against England earlier in the year. Despite the national selection panel terming his absence as ‘rest,’ many believed that Mahmudullah’s career was nearing its end, as the team management aimed to develop young talent for the World Cup. However, due to the repeated failures of the younger players, Mahmudullah ...

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Irfan Pathan Fulfills Promise, Dances with Rashid Khan After Afghanistan's Victory Against Pakistan.

Irfan Pathan Fulfills Promise, Dances with Rashid Khan After Afghanistan’s Victory Against Pakistan.

Afghanistan scripted a historic moment in cricket by securing a resounding victory against Pakistan in their first-ever triumph over their rivals in ODIs. The team’s commanding performance was led by an exceptional batting display from Afghanistan’s top four players and an impressive three-wicket haul by Noor Ahmed. In the ongoing Cricket World Cup 2023, Afghanistan’s remarkable journey continued to shine brightly following their earlier win against defending champions England. Their emphatic victory against Pakistan solidified their position, propelling them to the sixth spot in the points table. The standout performances of Rahmanullah Gurbaz (65), Ibrahim Zadran (87), and Rahmat Shah ...

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Ibrahim Zadran: Player of the Match After Returning from Pakistan to Afghanistan

Ibrahim Zadran: Player of the Match After Returning from Pakistan to Afghanistan

After securing the Player of the Match (POTM) award for his outstanding 87-run performance against Pakistan in the ICC World Cup 2023, Afghanistan’s Ibrahim Zadran boldly expressed his thoughts. Zadran Dedicates POTM Win to Deported Afghans After Dominating Pakistan in ICC World Cup 2023 By Asian News International | Updated: October 24, 2023 08:07 AM IST | Read Time: 2 min Ibrahim Zadran, Afghanistan’s standout batter, delivered a resounding performance, scoring 87 runs against Pakistan in the ICC World Cup 2023. After receiving the Player of the Match (POTM) award, he made a profound statement, dedicating his achievement to those ...

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Ellyse Perry anticipates the victor of the 2023 ICC Men's ODI World Cup.

Ellyse Perry anticipates the victor of the 2023 ICC Men’s ODI World Cup.

Renowned Australian women’s cricket star Ellyse Perry, celebrated for her exceptional skills and contributions to the sport, has shared her thoughts on the potential victor of the 2023 ICC Men’s ODI World Cup. With her extensive experience and profound insights into the cricketing world, Perry has become a respected figure in the cricketing community. Ellyse Perry’s Prediction for the 2023 ODI World Cup Winner Perry, who leads the Sydney Sixers team in the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL), highlighted the importance of consistent performance and mental resilience as pivotal factors in determining the ultimate champion. Her prediction not only encompassed ...

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McSweeney and McAndrew bolster NSW Blues amidst ongoing Shield challenges

McSweeney and McAndrew bolster NSW Blues amidst ongoing Shield challenges

McSweeney’s impressive century and McAndrew’s four-wicket haul have placed South Australia on the cusp of a victory over NSW in Adelaide. New South Wales, with scores of 183 and 99 for 6 (thanks to McAndrew’s 4-19), are currently trailing South Australia, who scored 293 and 212 (featuring McSweeney’s century and Nisbet’s 5-53), by a margin of 223 runs. New South Wales find themselves on the verge of an unfortunate 14th consecutive Sheffield Shield match without a win, as a remarkable performance by former Blues prospect Nathan McAndrew and a superb century from Nathan McSweeney has firmly put South Australia in ...

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SA vs NED ICC ODI World Cup 2023 Live Updates: Dharamsala Weather and Cricket Live Score

SA vs NED ICC ODI World Cup 2023 Live Updates: Dharamsala Weather and Cricket Live Score

In a highly anticipated clash, South Africa, riding high on a five-match winning streak, confronts the Netherlands in the 2023 T20 World Cup. While the Proteas possess a formidable batting lineup, their head coach, Rob Walter, warns against underestimating the Dutch team, drawing lessons from a prior defeat. The extended format reduces the risk of an upset, as South Africa has convincingly beaten the Netherlands in two previous ODIs. Players like Quinton de Kock, Temba Bavuma, Aiden Markram, David Miller, and Heinrich Klaasen are in prime form, distinguishing South Africa. In contrast, the Netherlands, though showing resilience, is yet to ...

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LIVE: SA vs NED ICC ODI World Cup 2023 Cricket Score Updates - Dharamsala Weather Report Included

LIVE: SA vs NED ICC ODI World Cup 2023 Cricket Score Updates – Dharamsala Weather Report Included

South Africa is determined to maintain its winning streak against the Dutch team in the ongoing Cricket World Cup 2023. Fresh from a five-match victory run and boasting a formidable batting lineup, South Africa faces the Netherlands. Despite their recent successes, South Africa’s head coach, Rob Walter, is keen on not underestimating the Dutch squad, having learned from past defeats. With the longer ODI format, the chances of an upset decrease. In their two previous ODIs, South Africa convincingly triumphed over the Netherlands. The South African team’s batting prowess, featuring stars like Quinton de Kock, Temba Bavuma, Aiden Markram, David ...

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Virat Kohli's Crucial Contribution to the Inclusion of Cricket in the 2028 Summer Olympics

Virat Kohli’s Crucial Contribution to the Inclusion of Cricket in the 2028 Summer Olympics

In the world of cricket, one name shines exceptionally bright – Virat Kohli. This cricketing icon, renowned for his extraordinary skills and leadership on the field, has left an indelible mark not only on the sport but also on the global stage. Such is Kohli’s aura that even the 141st session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), where the groundbreaking decision to include cricket in the Olympics, starting with the 2028 Los Angeles Games, was made, couldn’t escape his mention. The significance of this momentous decision cannot be overstated. For the first time in over a century, cricket is set ...

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South Africa vs Netherlands Live Score: Cricket World Cup 2023 Updates and Rain Concerns

South Africa vs Netherlands Live Score: Cricket World Cup 2023 Updates and Rain Concerns

In a thrilling clash at Dharamshala’s HPCA stadium, Temba Bavuma’s South African team is set to replicate their past two victories against the Netherlands. South Africa seeks a decisive win against their Dutch rivals, aiming to claim the top spot on the ICC World Cup points table. This edition of the World Cup sees South Africa striving to match India and New Zealand with three wins each, while also securing their place atop the World Cup rankings thanks to their impressive net run rate. South Africa’s journey has been marked by commanding performances, including a 102-run victory over Sri Lanka ...

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South Africa vs Netherlands Live Score: Cricket World Cup 2023 Updates and Rain Concerns

Cricket World Cup 2023: South Africa vs Netherlands – Potential Rain Disruption?

The HPCA stadium in Dharamshala will witness an intense clash as Temba Bavuma’s South Africa takes on the Netherlands in the Cricket World Cup 2023. South Africa is aiming to match India and New Zealand with three wins each in this edition, striving to secure the top position on the World Cup points table due to their impressive net run rate. In their previous encounters, South Africa showcased dominance by defeating Sri Lanka by 102 runs at the Arun Jaitley Stadium and securing a commanding 134-run victory over five-time champions Australia at the Ekana Stadium in Lucknow. The African side ...