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.

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Indian team celebrates with the Asia Cup trophy. (Photo Source: Twitter)

ICC releases the latest version of DLS system; code of conduct also updated

  • As such, it has again been confirmed that a single version of the DLS System is compatible with all formats.
  • The study has confirmed that in both cases, while overall scoring rates are obviously different, wicket-adjusted resource utilisation rates are essentially identical.
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Asia Cup 2018: Ravi Shastri heaps praises on Rohit Sharma for his ‘calm display’

  • Following India’s unheralded success at the recently concluded Asia Cup, chief national coach Ravi Shastri showered praises on skipper Rohit Sharma.
  • Rohit Sharma was bestowed with the captaincy reigns for the 6-nation tournament after regular skipper Virat Kohli was rested for the Asia Cup owing to a hectic tour of England.
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Shoaib Akhtar suggests a captaincy change for Pakistan in Tests

  • Pakistan’s poor show in the recently concluded Asia Cup hasn’t gone down well with the former cricketers in the country.
  • He averages under 15 since the Champions Trophy 2017 and should up his game soon with World Cup only a few months away.
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Kedar Jadhav gives an update about his injury

  • Kedar Jadhav was once again at the centre stage, this time with the bat for the first time, and he didn’t disappoint the Indian fans.
  • While he batted and ran in extreme pain throughout his innings, it seems that Jadhav will once again be ruled out of the action for the next few weeks.
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Manish Pandey replaces Vinay Kumar as Karnataka captain for Vijay Hazare Trophy

  • India batsman Manish Pandey has been named as Karnataka captain in place of R. Vinay Kumar for the remaining four matches of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
  • Karnataka are being forced to make this move having suffered three defeats from four matches in the domestic List A tournament so far.
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I always keep learning from MS Dhoni: Rohit Sharma

  • Stand-in skipper of the Indian Cricket Team Rohit Sharma has been a revelation in the Asia Cup as India successfully defended the title on Friday.
  • Rohit Sharma led India to victory in the Nidahas Trophy which took place in Sri Lanka earlier this year.
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Rohit Sharma is ready to captain the Indian team when opportunity comes

  • He not only led the national team to its seventh Asia Cup championship but also ensured that the Men in Blue end the tournament having not lost even a single encounter.
  • In the final, at one point in time, Bangladesh got India by the scruff of their necks courtesy of Liton Das and Mehidy Hasan Miraz’s 120-run stand.
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