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.

Dinesh Karthik
Dinesh Karthik. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

CPL 2019: Dinesh Karthik tenders unconditional apology after being present in TKR’s dressing room

  • The 34-year-old Karthik’s actions didn’t go down well with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) by any stretch of the imagination.
  • The world’s richest cricket board was forced to issue a show cause notice to Karthik, asking why his central contract shouldn’t be cancelled.
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Koi nahi bolta ke, ‘Bhai team mein aaja’, says Rishabh Pant on his place in the Indian team

  • Even though he is just 21 years old, the wicket-keeper batsman has established himself into an important member of the Indian team across all the formats.
  • Replacing someone like MS Dhoni is quite an herculean task. The youngster, in an interview, spoke about his relationship with the legendary cricketer.
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MS Dhoni deserves a proper send-off: Anil Kumble

  • There has been a lot of debate over MS Dhoni’s retirement from international cricket.
  • From experts to commoners, almost every one has had an opinion about the 38-year-old.
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Senior Sri Lankan cricketers apprehensive about travelling to Pakistan for limited-overs series

  • Back in August, it was learned that the Sri Lankan cricket team was set to tour Pakistan for a limited-overs series.
  • SLC received a positive feedback from the security delegation after which the decision was taken.
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When Virat Kohli was left ‘blank’ and devoid of ‘emotion’ after his father’s demise

  • The Indian captain was a teenager back then and he went down the memory lane to talk about the developments of that cursed night.
  • The now 30-year-old stated that even as his family broke down in tears, he was left blank and he didn’t feel any emotion in him either.
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I realised I’d be better off as a cricketer after attending GRE classes: Murugan Ashwin

  • Right from his childhood, Murugan was quite good at his academics. He is reported to have scored excess of 90 per cent in both his 10th and 12th grade.
  • Furthermore, he got into an engineering college as well and cricket was just a hobby for the most part of his academic journey.
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Virat Kohli explains how disgusted he was about getting 3/100 in Maths

  • However, failing in maths while in school still embarrasses Virat. In a sports web-show that he attended recently, the Indian captain revealed that he scored 3/100 in the subject.
  • He made fun of himself saying that he was that good in maths and also added that he did not understand why someone would even want to learn math.
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PCB reacts after senior Sri Lankan players refuse to travel Pakistan for ODI and T20I series

  • Sri Lanka are scheduled to play a full-fledged ODI and T20I series in Pakistan, starting September 27.
  • SLC gave a green signal tour to the matches after it got a positive feedback from a security delegation that travelled to Pakistan.
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