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.

MS Dhoni
MS Dhoni. (Photo Source: Twitter)

IPL 2019: Virender Sehwag says Dhoni should have been banned for his outburst against umpire

  • MS Dhoni entering the field of play to argue with the on-field umpires about the reversal of a decision has sparked a huge debate.
  • Many experts found Dhoni’s actions in pure taste and though others have defended him, former India captain Virender Sehwag has come down harshly on Dhoni.
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ICC World Cup 2019: Dwayne Bravo names India’s No.4 of the tournament

  • Ambati Rayudu will be tense ahead of India’s announcement of their squad for the upcoming ICC World Cup.
  • Rayudu though is nowhere near the form that he was in last year, totalling over 600 runs from 16 games with the highest score of 100 not out.
  • (Read more about the story)

Jofra Archer is the most naturally gifted bowler I’ve seen: Ben Stokes

  • Archer has become one of the most sought-after cricketers in franchise cricket across the world.
  • No surprises then that he is an asset in limited-overs cricket and England are desperate to try him out.
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IPL 2019: RCB can still make it to the playoffs, feels Yuzvendra Chahal

Australian cricketer Alex Hepburn’s WhatsApp messages suggest he had s*x with 60 women

  • Australian cricketer Alex Hepburn has been found guilty of raping a sleeping woman in England following a retrial at Worcester Crown Court.
  • A jury found the 23-year old guilty of oral rape but cleared him of a further count of rape relating to the same victim.
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Mumbai Police quashes the rumours of a possible terrorist attack at the Wankhede stadium

  • However, the Mumbai Police have confirmed now that there is no such threat for anyone.
  • This news comes as a huge relief for everyone as the IPL is at the peak at the moment in the country.
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IPL 2019: Dinesh Karthik lauds Shubman Gill, says he can stay calm under pressure

  • The 19-year-old scored his highest IPL score of 65 off 39 balls and helped the Knight Riders reach 178/7.
  • However, Shikhar Dhawan’s 97* was the cornerstone of the Delhi Capitals’ chase as they lost just 3 wickets in their victory.
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Cricket West Indies announces 14-man squad for Ireland tri-series ahead of World Cup

  • Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced the 14-man squad for the Windies’ upcoming ODI tri-series against Ireland and Bangladesh.
  • Shannon Gabriel and Jonathan Carter have been included in the squad while Shane Dowrich has earned his maiden ODI call-up.
  • (Read more about the story)

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