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 Source: Twitter)

CPL 2019: Dinesh Karthik marks his presence in the Trinbago Knight Riders’ dressing room

Disappointed Ambati Rayudu opens up on his ‘3D glasses’ tweet

  • He wasn’t picked in the later stages of the mega event despite being a part of the standby list.
  • The likes of Shikhar Dhawan and Shankar got injured during the World Cup but selectors didn’t go for Rayudu as a replacement.
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Pitches during our previous India Test tour were terrible, feels Kagiso Rabada

  • In the team’s last India tour, they managed to make India taste defeat in the shortest form of the game and will look to script the written story again.
  • Speaking ahead of the start of the tour, Kagiso Rabada pointed out the areas which the team will look to focus on when they step on the field against India.
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Virat Kohli asked me to hold the trophy and hugged me, reveals Hanuma Vihari

  • The recently-concluded tour of West Indies has pretty much sealed Hanuma Vihari’s spot in the playing eleven of the Test team.
  • On the fast and tricky pitches, Vihari displayed remarkable maturity to help India sweep the two-match series.
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Virat Kohli explains why Ravindra Jadeja was picked over Ravinchandran Ashwin

  • Ravichandran Ashwin grabbed all the headlines when he was dropped from the playing XI for the first Test against West Indies.
  • His fans weren’t impressed with Virat Kohli dropping him and going for Ravindra Jadeja instead.
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Ashes 2019: Umpires decide to play without bails due to the strong winds

  • A bizarre incident took place during the fourth Ashes Test when the umpires decided to play without the bails.
  • There were passing showers throughout the day at the venue and play had to be stopped on multiple occasion.
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Harbhajan Singh cheekily responds to Virender Sehwag’s claim of his amazing record against spinners

  • Virender Sehwag was a revelation in Test matches. His aggressive batting and taking on the fast bowlers from the get-go, helped Indian team immensely as it put the opposition in pressure from the start.
  • No matter what the purists thought of his non-existent feet movement and unorthodox shots, Sehwag made a name for himself in a format where he shouldn’t have succeeded.
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ICC brutally trolls David Warner for becoming Stuart Broad’s bunny yet again

  • Soon after his comeback to international cricket post the ban, David Warner managed to create an impact.
  • He had a terrific World Cup 2019 and was amongst the leading run-scorers in the tournament.
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