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.

Hasan Ali
Hasan Ali. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Would love if Indian cricketers attend my wedding: Hasan Ali

  • Hasan Ali, the Pakistan fast bowler, is all set to enter the wedlock with Indian girl Shamia Arzoo, who hails from the Mewat district of Haryana.
  • A few days ago, the speedster dropped a tweet on his marriage and later confirmed it on social media.
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New Zealand Cricket retires Daniel Vettori’s No. 11 ODI jersey

  • New Cricket Board has announced that they have retired the jersey of one of their greatest players and former captain Daniel Vettori.
  • The announcement was made during the revealing of jersey numbers for the Kiwi Test team for their upcoming Sri Lanka series.
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Windies vs India: Navdeep Saini warned for breaching ICC’s Code of Conduct

  • He has also been handed one demerit point. The incident occurred during the 4th over of the West Indies’ innings when Saini took the wicket of Nicholas Pooran.
  • The player admitted the offence and accepted the sanction proposed by match referee Jeff Crowe of the Emirates Elite Panel.
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Windies vs India: Virat Kohli hints at possible changes in the playing XI for 3rd T20I

  • On a slow pitch in the second T20I of the ongoing series, the Indian batters posted an impressive score of 167/5 in 20 overs.
  • Captain Virat Kohli was all praise for all-rounders Krunal Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja for providing a strong finish with the bat.
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Sarfaraz Ahmed should be sacked as Pakistan captain, recommends coach Mickey Arthur

  • Following Pakistan’s poor performance in the 2019 World Cup, Sarfaraz Ahmed, the team’s skipper, has come under fire.
  • Even before the mega event, question marks were there over his leadership abilities, but a number of former cricketers reckoned that he’s the best for the job.
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Kevin Pietersen says Mark Boucher the perfect candidate to replace Ottis Gibson as South Africa head coach

  • South African team has been going through a tumultuous time, which can be gauzed by looking at their performance in the ICC World Cup 2019.
  • The team managed just three wins including one over Australia in the last league match, while were defeated by Bangladesh.
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After scraping whole coaching staff, South Africa opting for football managerial style of setup                                                                                                                                                                  

  • The South African cricket is on a verge of the big change after their abysmal ICC World Cup outing recently.
  • The board is trying to take inspiration from football to get their coaching staff in order.
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Fan edits Joel Wilson’s Wikipedia page to call him a blind umpire following his horrible decision making in first Ashes Test

  • This all due to the brilliant batting of Steve Smith, who scored twin hundreds and Matthew Wade, who scored his first Test century after two years.
  • Australia amassed 487/7d in the second innings as the England bowlers couldn’t get inroads due to the absence of James Anderson.
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