My 10 favourite Ashes moments

I have been a cricket fan since 2001. The first Ashes game that I witnessed was the first Test of the 2002-03 Ashes. This match featured many great moments for the Australian cricket team. The match was a nightmare for the visiting English team. Fast bowler Simon Jones ruptured his ACL in brutal fashion. Jones slid in the outfield and...

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Prithvi Shaw suspended for 8 months for doping violations

Young Indian batsman Prithvi Shaw has been handed eight months suspension by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for doping violations. Shaw, who made his Test debut in November 2018, is banned till November 15, 2019. However, he is allowed to return to train with the team or use club facilities from September 15, 2019 – for...

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ICC World Test Championship Explained – All you need to know about the tournament

2 years, 9 teams, 27 series, 72 Test Matches. What is the ICC World Test Championship?The ICC World Test Championship (WTC) gets underway on 1 August 2019 and comprises nine teams competing in 71 Test matches in 27 series across two years. Comprising the top nine Test teams in the world, each team will play three home and three away...

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Can the ball-tampering trio carry Australia to Ashes glory?

There were harsh calls but few surprises in Australia’s Ashes squad. James Pattinson – who hit his straps with an imposing performance in the practice game – made a strong case to form a potential three-pronged pace attack at Edgbaston. Marnus Labuschagne edged Kurtis Patterson for the middle-order batting position, courtesy his added skill to deliver wrist spin. The inclusion...

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Despair here, Hope there

The world needs more losers like New Zealand; glorious and gracious when they fall.

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TNPL 2019: Full schedule, Squads, Where to watch

The tournament kicks off tonight and will see a total of 32 matches being played over 30 days with the first match scheduled to take place at the NPR College Ground, Natham between Chepauk Super Gillies and Dindigul Dragons. The final is scheduled for August 18 at the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. TNPL Final Sqauds Tuti Patriots Players...

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Pro Kabaddi League 2019: Full teams and fantasy players to watch out for

The VIVO Pro Kabaddi 2019 is all set to start from 20th July 2019. Here are the full squads of all the teams. Bengal Warriors Name Playing position Player Grade Jeeva Kumar Defender – Right and left cover B K. Prapanjan Raider B Sukesh Hegde Raider B Amir Santosh Dhumal All-Rounder C Dharmendra Singh Defender – Left Corner C Viraj...

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Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) 2019: Understanding ProSports11 points system for Kabaddi fantasy

Here’s how your ProSports11 team gets fantasy points in PKL Kabaddi fantasy:    Action Points Being part of the starting 7 4 Making a substitute appearance 2 Not making a substitute appearance 1 Each successful raid touch point 4 Raid bonus 2 Each successful tackle 5 Each unsuccessful raid -1 Each unsuccessful tackle -1 Super tackle 4 Pushing all out...

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Pro Kabaddi League: Understanding the rules and points system

The 7th edition of Pro Kabaddi League is not far away and the hype around it is unreal. The season begins on 20th July and will end after three months. For you to play Kabaddi fantasy well on ProSports11, let’s understand the rules and points system of Pro Kabaddi League – Team Each team must have a minimum of 10...

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England Win Their Maiden Cricket World Cup After Super Over Drama

England win their maiden Cricket World Cup title in dramatic circumstances on Sunday. The match went into a Super Over, following a tie in the final. The Super Over also ended in a tie but England lifted the trophy due to a tie-break rule because they hit the most boundaries. After Eoin Morgan’s side finished on 241 all out in pursuit of New Zealand’s...