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.

Chennai Super Kings
Chennai Super Kings. (Photo Source: Twitter)

IPL 2020: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) set to release five players ahead of the auction

  • Chennai Super Kings (CSK), the three-time champions of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is all set to release five players for the upcoming edition.
  • The team, led by MS Dhoni, has quite a few names, who are in their late 30s, their skipper himself being one of them.
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‘Speed kam nahi hui’ – Harbhajan Singh trolls Shoaib Akhtar after he posts picture with his second son

  • Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar was nothing less than a menace for batsmen while he was in his prime.
  • The sight of Akhtar running in and delivering thunderbolts sent shivers down the spines of even the best batsmen in the world.
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IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians trade Evin Lewis to Rajasthan Royals in exchange of Dhawal Kulkarni

  • Rajasthan Royals (RR), the 2008 champions of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has decided to part ways with veteran pacer Dhawal Kulkarni.
  • The franchise has traded the speedster to the Mumbai Indians (MI) for the upcoming edition of the T20 league.
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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: PCB officially announces the schedule of the two-match Test series

  • Test cricket is set to return to Pakistan after 10 long years with the series against Sri Lanka set to be played in December.
  • Currently, Pakistan is in Australia and is gearing up for the two-match Test series against the home side.
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Rohit Sharma comes up with a heart-warming gesture for a Bangladesh die-hard fan

  • Team India is currently playing the 1st Test of the two-match series against Bangladesh at Holkar Stadium in Indore.
  • Meanwhile, Rohit when came to know about it, the Indian opener met Bukhari and did all the arrangements for his access.
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‘Simon I am sorry, I challenged the decision’ – Simon Taufel reveals an incident when Alastair Cook apologized to him

  • Simon Taufel is widely regarded as one of the greatest umpires who has ever officiated a cricket match.
  • Taufel is currently in India where he is leaving no stone unturned to promote his book ‘Finding the Gaps.’
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Inzamam-ul-Haq lashes out at Misbah-ul-Haq for giving captaincy to Babar Azam

  • Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq was vividly upset and angry on the decision of handing over captaincy to Babar Azam for the all-important Australia tour.
  • Sarfaraz Ahmed was not only removed as captain but also dropped from both the T20I and Test squads that flew to Australia.
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Mayank Markande and Rahul Tewatia to play for Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2020

  • Rajasthan Royals have yet again hogged the spotlight by finalizing a deal on the final day of the transfer window.
  • They remained successful in getting the services of Mayank Markande and Rahul Tewatia for the upcoming season of IPL.
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