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.

Virat Kohli, Ramiz Raza and Babar Azam
Virat Kohli, Ramiz Raza and Babar Azam. (Photo Source: Getty Images)

Babar Azam has the potential to beat Virat Kohli: Ramiz Raja

  • Babar Azam has made the headlines ever since he has made his international debut thanks to his excellent batting skills.
  • He is currently in the top five of the ICC Rankings in all three formats and is the only player to do so.
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‘MS Dhoni mostly won’t play for India again’ – Aakash Chopra

  • Amid MS Dhoni’s absence from the cricket field, speculations have been doing rounds across social media.
  • The former Indian skipper has not played a single game since India’s thumping defeat against New Zealand in the semi-final of ICC World Cup 2019.
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‘I don’t think Kapil Dev understood what I was trying to say’ – Shoaib Akhtar on the former’s ‘We have enough money’ comment

  • Former Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Akhtar has been on the receiving end a bit for proposing a India-Pakistan charity series in Dubai amid the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • Not only, the former Indian players, even the likes of Zaheer Abbas and others from Pakistan have made it clear that the series won’t happen.
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Whole itinerary should be changed to fit in the IPL: Mohammad Azharuddin

  • The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was supposed to be in its second week by now.
  • It was scheduled to commence on March 29 but was deferred until April 15 due to the Coronavirus outbreak.
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Eoin Morgan eager to learn leadership dynamics from Dinesh Karthik in the IPL

  • The fate of the 2020 season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is in trouble.
  • But England’s limited-overs skipper Eoin Morgan is still looking forward to the tournament with excitement.
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‘I don’t know why he has dragged it for so long’ – Shoaib Akhtar on MS Dhoni’s retirement

  • MS Dhoni and his retirement has been a burning question in the cricketing circles for more than eight months now.
  • He hasn’t played any competitive game since the World Cup semi-final last year and was set to the much-anticipated comeback in the Indian Premier League (IPL).
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Bengal skipper Abhimanyu Easwaran donates Rs 2.5 lakh to Dehradun police to feed migrant labourers

  • The Coronavirus pandemic has brought the human life to a stand still.
  • Most of the countries are under lockdown even as healthcare workers are trying their best to save the lives of the people.
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‘If IPL 2020 does not happen, MS Dhoni’s India comeback chances look very bleak’ – K Srikkanth

  • The never-ending debate over MS Dhoni’s future has been consistent since the former skipper’s absence from the game.
  • The 38-year-old has not donned the national jersey since India’s defeat against New Zealand in the semi-final of World Cup 2019.
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IPL 2020 set to be postponed for an indefinite period due to expected Coronavirus lockdown extension

  • The wrath of coronavirus has taken a toll on all sporting events across the globe.
  • The pandemic has put the world at a halt and more than 1 lakh deaths have been registered in the world.
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‘I was shocked’ – Pankhuri Sharma recalls Krunal Pandya proposing her after IPL 2017 final in front of whole MI team

  • India cricketer Krunal Pandya came into the limelight due to the Indian Premier League (IPL) while playing for the Mumbai Indians (MI).
  • Even his younger brother Hardik Pandya plays for the same franchise who also debuted for India at the highest level before Krunal.
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