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.

Yuvraj Singh
Yuvraj Singh. (Photo by Boris Streubel/Getty Images for Laureus)

World Cup 2019: Misbah ul Haq names the top two teams in the mega event

  • After a few days of jaw-dropping cricket, New Zealand is sitting pretty on top of the points table with three victories from as many games.
  • The Men in Blue were clinical in their opening match versus South Africa at the Rose Bowl in Southampton and won the encounter by six wickets.
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Muttiah Muralitharan and Glenn McGrath are the toughest bowlers I faced, says Yuvraj Singh

  • One of the most illustrious careers in modern-day limited-over cricket came to an end on Monday when Yuvraj Singh called it quits officially.
  • In 2019, he narrowly missed the bus in the IPL as Mumbai Indians bought him at the last moment though he did not get to play much matches.
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World Cup 2019: Mohammad Shahzad hurls ‘conspiracy’ allegations against ACB

  • Thereafter, the wicketkeeper-batsman played a couple of matches in the main round versus Australia and Sri Lanka.
  • The Afghans are currently on a break and are next scheduled to lock horns with South Africa on Saturday, June 15.
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World Cup 2019: Virat Kohli expresses displeasure over zing bails after David Warner’s reprieve

  • Speedster Jasprit Bumrah was hard done even as left-handed batsman David Warner got a lucky break.
  • The batsman was on one at that stage and he went on to score 56 runs off 84 balls with five boundaries.
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Was promised farewell game if I failed yo-yo Test, I passed: Yuvraj Singh

  • One of the greatest servants of Indian cricket, Yuvraj Singh, announced his retirement on 10 June 2019.
  • Yuvraj Singh made a come back into the ODI team in early 2017 and made an impact straight away.
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I am not available for IPL, says Yuvraj Singh after announcing his retirement

  • Yuvraj Singh, easily, is one of the best T20 players India has ever produced. He is the only cricketer to have hit six sixes in T20I cricket.
  • Such has been his prowess in the shortest format of the game that his stakes have always been high in IPL cricket.
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