Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today

Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today

All the news stories that hogged the headlines today.

Jasprit Bumrah
Jasprit Bumrah. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

India vs England: Jasprit Bumrah most likely to miss ODI series

  • India pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah is unlikely to return to action for the national team any time soon.
  • He has also been rested for the upcoming T20 series against the same opposition.
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Virat Kohli becomes first Indian celebrity to reach 100 million Instagram followers

  • The Delhi-born Virat has managed now managed to smash a century off the field as well.
  • Bollywood actress Priyanka has over 60 million followers on Instagram.
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Virat Kohli is like a modern-day hero: Steve Waugh

  • Former Australia skipper Steve Waugh has lavished praise on Virat Kohli, hailing the India skipper as a “modern-day hero”.
  • Waugh also expressed his fascination over the way the fans celebrate the game in India.
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Ravichandran Ashwin is one of India’s biggest match-winners India has ever produced: Aakash Chopra

  • Former India opener Aakash Chopra has heaped praise on Ravichandran Ashwin, calling him ‘one of the biggest match-winners ever produced by India.
  • The Tamil Nadu star achieved the feat during the third Test against England in Ahmedabad.
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Ravi Shastri gets vaccinated for COVID-19; praises medical professionals and scientists of nation

  • The coronavirus vaccines have started to get distributed in the country.
  • Indian team head coach Ravi Shastri became the first member of the Indian team to get the vaccine for COVID-19.
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Playing in PSL more rewarding than in IPL: Dale Steyn

  • Steyn has plied his trade for T20 franchises across the globe.
  • Dale Steyn believes playing in other leagues is more rewarding as a cricketer.
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