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

All the news stories that hogged the headlines today.

Kamlesh Nagarkoti
Kamlesh Nagarkoti of India poses with the trophy. (Photo by Kai Schwoerer-IDI/IDI via Getty Images)

More than 50,000 spectators expected on first three days for historic day-night Test at Eden Gardens

  • The first-ever pink-ball Test took place way back in 2015 when Australia hosted New Zealand in the historic game.
  • However, India and Bangladesh were reluctant as they had reservations over the conditions and the pink ball.
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Kamlesh Nagarkoti’s return delayed; ruled out of Emerging Teams Asia Cup

  • A bowler who is known to clock 140 kph with the ball consistently, Nagarkoti was eyeing a return to action in the upcoming tournament.
  • Nagarkoti was picked by the Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL but he has missed two entire seasons in 2018 and 2019 because of the injury.
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Virat Kohli is a headache for modern day coaches: Ian Chappell

  • For quite some time now, comparisons surrounding whom among Virat Kohli and Steve Smith is the best batter in the world.
  • The duo is only in their early 30s and has been speculated to take down a plethora of records.
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MS Dhoni’s cold-blooded focus took Chennai Super Kings to victory: N Srinivasan

  • They are one of the rarest franchises that got the privilege in order to play in the playoffs in every season they featured.
  • But, CSK marked their return with a title win in 2018 followed by the final that they played in the previous season.
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Bangladesh announce 15-man squad for Emerging Teams Asia Cup

  • Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has named a 15-man squad for the upcoming Emerging Teams Asia Cup.
  • The Bangladesh team includes a number of players from the national squad as well as players from Bangladesh’s High Performance squad.
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‘Foodie’ Virat Kohli interested to learn cooking after his retirement

  • Having grown up in a Punjabi household, it was kind of mandatory to have delicious Punjabi food every day.
  • Moreover, the effect of being based out of Delhi made Virat Kohli affectionate to mouth-watering street food from his very childhood days.
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Mohammad Hafeez heaps praises on Iftikhar Ahmed, tags him as a ‘strong hitter’

  • After breaking into the national side in 2015, Iftikhar Ahmed has failed to establish himself as a regular starter for Pakistan.
  • The batting all-rounder has donned the coloured jersey for the national side in only 4 ODIs in which he has amassed 68 runs at an average of 34.00.
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BCCI AGM set for December 1; members to revisit important points

  • A lot of questions were raised after Sourav Ganguly was elected as the president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
  • Moreover, the appointment of Jay Shah’s appointment as the secretary of BCCI on the same day intensified the debate.
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