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.

Rashid Khan
Rashid Khan. (Photo Source: Twitter)

AFG vs BAN live streaming: Where to watch, dates, squads and time

  • However, they will have to concentrate on the ongoing series though and make sure they bring laurels to their country.
  • He lived up to the expectation in the first game and it remains to be seen if he will be able to fox the opposition batsmen again.
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Thane police summons two Bollywood producers in IPL betting case

  • As the investigation is moving forward several involvements from Bollywood are coming to the fore.
  • When the actor turned producer Arbaaz was questioned he confessed that he has known Jalan for more than six years.
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Mickey Arthur’s stern words following Pakistan’s defeat

  • They carried forward their momentum against England in the opening Test at the iconic Lord’s Cricket Ground.
  • Thereafter, they will play a triangular series involving Zimbabwe and Australia, which is scheduled to begin on July 4.
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Steve Smith reminisce the sorrowful times when he was suspended

  • Steve Smith boasts off the most phenomenal numbers for Australia, in Test cricket among the current bunch of cricketers.
  • In the meet, he talked about the mental trauma he went through. “To be honest, I probably spent four days in tears.
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Injury scare makes Ishant Sharma’s participation in the Afghanistan Test doubtful

  • He is scheduled to return back home for the historic one-off Test against Afghanistan that is slated to be played from June 14 in Bangalore.
  • Ishant will have to undergo a fitness Test ahead of the match as the team has made yo-yo test mandatory for all the players.
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Chris Woakes ruled out of Scotland ODI, unsure about Australia series

  • England will play a one-off ODI versus Scotland at Edinburgh on June 10. Thereafter, they will play a five-match ODI series versus Australia and a solitary T20.
  • Even in Pakistan’s second innings, Woakes got rid of Sarfraz Ahmed, the Pakistani skipper and wicketkeeper-batsman.
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Jos Buttler, Stuart Broad and Chris Woakes gain in the latest ICC Test rankings

  • James Anderson’s five wickets have helped him gain three points to reach within five points of top-ranked Kagiso Rabada.
  • A 2-0 or verdict could help ninth-placed Windies overtake Bangladesh while pulling Sri Lanka down from sixth to seventh position.
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Pakistan announce T20I squad for the series against Scotland

  • The selectors have made only one change to the team which had won the series against Windies in April.
  • The selectors will have to manage his workload going forward as he has been playing continuously ever since coming back to the international cricket.
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Aiden Markram not thinking about replacing AB de Villiers

  • In 10 Tests, the 22-year has racked up 1000 runs under his belt along with four centuries and three fifties.
  • The cricketing world got a massive shock when AB de Villiers decided to bid adieu to all forms of international cricket.
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Global T20 League investors to be reimbursed by Cricket South Africa

  • CSA president Chris Nenzani is currently under the cosh due to the expenses that need to be paid with complete interests.
  • Several countries such as Bangladesh and Pakistan and even the West Indies have their own domestic T20 Leagues.
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Courtney Walsh concerned about Mustafizur Rahman

  • He played for the Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League and suffered an ankle injury.
  • The second match will be played tomorrow at the same venue and it’s a must-win one for Shakib Al Hasan’s men.
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Global T20 Canada League: Dwayne Leverock’s nephew Kamau to play for Vancouver Knights

  • The Players Draft event for the tournament took place on Sunday with around 100 players were selected in 5 teams as the sixth team will represent Cricket West Indies (CWI).
  • Kamau Leverock is the left-handed batsman and has played for Bermuda at various age levels.
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UAE announce new T20 league, name to be announced soon

  • The Emirates Cricket Board has recently announced that they will launch their T20 league soon.
  • There will be 22 matches played in the competition across a 24-day period during the months of December and January.
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Steve Smith and David Warner drafted for the Global T20 Canada tournament

  • It is going to take a long time for the cricketing fraternity to forget the incident that took place in Newlands earlier this year.
  • The tournament will take place later this month and the pair were selected for the inaugural season on Sunday’s draft.
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Global T20 Canada League – Full Squads announced

  • The first match of the tournament will be played on June 28. As many as 6 teams will feature in the inaugural edition of the competition.
  • Meanwhile, the Vancouver Knights have bagged the services of Chris Gayle in the competition.
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