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.

Ambati Rayudu
Ambati Rayudu. (Photo Source: Twitter)

Ambati Rayudu hasn’t convinced me yet at number four: Sourav Ganguly

  • Many are aware of the fact that Team India is far from a settled unit with the World Cup only four months away now.
  • Even the former India captain Sourav Ganguly feels that Rayudu’s position in the team will be fixed only after he fares well against Australia and New Zealand.
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Hardik Pandya loses Khar Gymkhana honourary membership

  • Hardik Pandya, the Indian all-round cricketer, recently featured in a show named Koffee With Karan and made some sexist remarks on women.
  • During the show, he also chose Virat Kohli over Sachin Tendulkar and even that comment drew a lot of criticism from the supporters.
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BPL 2019: Tino Best removed from broadcasting panel

  • Now the T20 extravaganza has moved to the Sylhet International Stadium after the break of one day on Monday, January 14.
  • Former New Zealand cricketer and current commentator Danny Morrison has been roped in as his replacement.
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Jacques Kallis ties the knot with Charlene Engels amidst wildfire near the wedding venue

India Women to host England Women in February and March

  • India will have an opportunity to avenge their loss in the semifinal of the World T20I when they host England next month.
  • The tourists had finished the tri-series as runners-up after losing the final against Australia before losing the succeeding ODI series to India 2-1.
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Babar Azam and Duanne Olivier attain career-best Test rankings in the latest ICC update

  • Olivier’s match haul of eight for 125 in the final game has lifted him eight slots in the list led by his compatriot Kagiso Rabada.
  • Former captain Hashim Amla (up three places to 10th) and opener Aiden Markram (up two places to eighth) have also made significant gains.
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Tonight was an MS Dhoni classic, says Virat Kohli after the former finishes the Adelaide ODI

  • Yes, it was another Virat Kohli century in India’s chase. Yes, it was yet another Indian victory in the chase.
  • Dhoni remained unbeaten on 55 off 54 balls and Kohli was all praise of his ‘captain’ in the post-match presentation.
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BCCI CEO Rahul Johri had a conversation with Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul

  • Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul are currently suspended for their disrespectful comments on the talk show Koffee with Karan.
  • He spoke to the duo on the telephone and is expected to submit his report to the CoA on Wednesday.
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Mickey Arthur backs Sarfaraz Ahmed after whitewash against South Africa

  • It is the second successive 3-0 loss that South Africa have secured over Pakistan in a home Test series after 2012-13.
  • They lost two of their latest Test series’ – 1-2 to New Zealand in the UAE before the drubbing in South Africa.
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Rakhi Sawant takes a sly dig at Hardik Pandya for his comments on Koffee with Karan

  • Even after nine days of the Koffee with Karan episode airing on the Television, Hardik Pandya is facing the wrath of the public.
  • Pandya and Rahul, in the latest update in the saga, have tendered an unconditional apology to the board for their behaviour in KWK.
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