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 Source: Twitter)

Reports: Royal Challengers Bangalore to change their name and logo for IPL 2020

  • Indian Premier League 2020 season is just a couple of months away from its commencement.
  • It is not related to any new recruitment or any injury. But, it is about their name that they might change in the upcoming days.
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Jasprit Bumrah loses top spot to Trent Boult in the latest ICC ODI bowlers’ rankings

  • Jasprit Bumrah made a good comeback into the Indian team after a long layoff due to stress fracture in the back.
  • His biggest impact came in ODI cricket where he led India to the WC semi-finals with 18 wickets in nine matches to his name.
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Mark Boucher finds shades of MS Dhoni in Quinton de Kock

  • Recently, in the ODI series against England, he was given the leadership mantle in place of Faf du Plessis.
  • De Kock became the leading run-scorer with a century in Cape Town followed by a fifty at the Wanderers in Johannesburg.
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Elbow injury rules Glenn Maxwell out of South Africa tour

  • Glenn Maxwell, the veteran Australia all-rounder, has been ruled out of the upcoming tour of South Africa owing to an elbow injury.
  • The 31-year-old Maxwell reported pain in his joint and scans put forth loose bone fragments.
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‘My wife has not eaten anything since yesterday’ – Ravi Bishnoi’s father reacts after ugly scenes in the U19 World Cup final

  • But it couldn’t script glory for Team India as they lost to Bangladesh by three wickets in the final at the Senwes Park in Potchefstroom.
  • Mangilal Bishnoi, Ravi’s father, was a tad surprised as he reckons his son to be the calmest among their children.
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Babar Azam’s style of play reminds me of Zaheer Abbas: Javed Miandad

  • Javed Miandad, the former Pakistan cricketer, reckons that Babar Azam’s style of play is pretty reminiscent of the legendary Zaheer Abbas.
  • Miandad feels that Babar needs to work on his technique a wee bit while playing in overseas conditions.
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