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..

Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli. (Photo Source: Twitter)

Virat Kohli rubbishes rumours about the rift with Rohit Sharma

  • Rohit Sharma is a well-established leader. His IPL team, Mumbai Indians, won the championship four times under him.
  • No other captain has managed to win the tournament more than three times.
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Virat Kohli wants Ravi Shastri to continue as the head coach

  • It was an ugly episode in the history of Indian cricket when Anil Kumble was made to resign from the position of the Head Coach.
  • Apparently, the working style of Virat Kohli was quite different from that of the former leg-spinner and there were several differences as a result.
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Time is running out for Mahmudullah as he fails to score in first two ODIs against Sri Lanka

  • He has been one of Bangladesh batting’s mainstays over the years. But 33-year-old Mahmudullah has hit a wall of late.
  • After having an ordinary outing at the cricket World Cup in England recently, Mahmudullah managed just three and six in the first two ODIs against Sri Lanka.
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ICC to discuss ‘boundary count’ rule after 2019 World Cup final controversy

  • The Anil Kumble-led Cricket Committee is set to contemplate on some rules, regarding the 2019 World Cup.
  • The same was informed by Geoff Allardice, the General Manager, cricket, in the International Cricket Council (ICC).
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Dhruv Chand Jurel to lead India in 2019 ACC U19 Asia Cup

  • Jurel is an 18-year-old from Agra and is currently in England with the U19 team, which is playing the tri-nation series.
  • In the second match at the very venue, he scored 34 runs versus Bangladesh. Jurel is currently playing under the leadership of Priyam Garg.
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It is disrespectful to bring personal lives into the picture: Virat Kohli

After Rohit Sharma unfollowed Anushka Sharma, KL Rahul and Yuzvendra Chahal follow her on Twitter

  • Ever since the speculation became rife about a rift between India captain Virat Kohli and his deputy in limited-overs Rohit Sharma, it seems there is no end to the dark tunnel.
  • Recent news of Rohit unfollowing Anushka Sharma, the wife of Kohli, on Instagram added more fuel to the fire.
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Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Kiwis announce the 15-man squad for the Test series

  • World Cup finalists New Zealand have picked as many as four spinners in their 15-man squad for the upcoming two-Test series in Sri Lanka starting August 14.
  • The squad will be led by Kane Williamson, who fell unbelievably short of the World Cup in a thrilling final played at Lord’s on July 14.
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