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Shikhar Dhawan interacts with SL cricketers post India's T20I series defeat
Shikhar Dhawan interacts with SL cricketers post India's T20I series defeat
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Shikhar Dhawan Won Hearts With His Compassionate Speech To Sri Lankan Cricketers

Shikhar Dhawan won hearts with his compassionate speech to SL cricketers at Colombo on Thursday (July 29) after India was thrashed by Sri Lanka in the third and final T20I. Shikhar Dhawan-led India was completely outplayed by Dasun Shanaka’s Sri Lanka in the third and final T20I as the hosts won their first-ever series in

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India Squad For Sri Lanka Tour (Image: BCCI)
India Squad For Sri Lanka Tour (Image: BCCI)
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India vs Sri Lanka 2021: If Top 3 Batsmen Fire, India Can Seal Win – Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra, a former opener turned commentator feels that while Sri Lanka has a definite advantage going into the deciding T20I, Team India can still triumph if the top 3 in their batting line-up rise to the occasion. Team India and Sri Lanka will meet in the deciding T20I on Thursday after the hosts defeated a weak Indian outfit

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Dhananjaya De Silva (IANS)
Dhananjaya De Silva (IANS)
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Dhananjaya de Silva Says It Is Always Tough To Play Against India After Sri Lanka Clinch 2nd T20I

Dhananjaya de Silva, Sri Lanka all-rounder exhibited the fact that clinching low-scoring T20Is is mainly about showing calm and composure rather than expressing bravado during his team’s successful 133-run chase against India at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Wednesday at a rescheduled T20I in the wake of India’s Krunal Pandya testing Covid-19 positive. Expressing

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Muttiah Muralitharan is considered one of the greatest bowlers in the history of cricket and he has the most wickets in Tests and ODIs with 800 and 534 respectively , Twitter
Muttiah Muralitharan is considered one of the greatest bowlers in the history of cricket and he has the most wickets in Tests and ODIs with 800 and 534 respectively , Twitter
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Chamika Karunaratne’s Six Off The Full Toss Was The Turning Point, Says Muttiah Muralitharan

Muttiah Muralitharan, a former Sri Lanka legendary spinner termed the six in the penultimate over as the moment where the course of the 2nd T20I changed in favour of the hosts. Chamika Karunaratne dispatched a full toss beyond the boundary ropes to change the equation drastically. The Indian vice-captain stepped up to bowl the penultimate

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Aakash Chopra
Aakash Chopra. (Photo Source: Twitter)
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Umpires Should Show Consistency Regarding Wide-Ball Calls, Says Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra was clear-cut in saying that the umpires should show a little bit of ‘consistency’ regarding the wide-calls as when the hosts Sri Lanka batted, the umpires turned down Wanindu Hasaranga’s request against a wide-off Nitish Rana. During India’s run-chase, a couple of calls off Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Chetan Sakariya also hogged the limelight.

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Chetan Sakariya picked up two wickets in the third ODI of the India vs Sri Lanka series (Image Source: Twitter)
Chetan Sakariya picked up two wickets in the third ODI of the India vs Sri Lanka series (Image Source: Twitter)
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Too Early To Consider Chetan Sakariya An Option For 2021 T20I World Cup, Says Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra believes it’s still too early for India to consider Chetan Sakariya as an option for the T20 World Cup. The venerable pundit said despite his highly impressive ODI debut, the young left-arm pacer is still developing and can’t be looked at par with the likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Deepak Chahar. Chetan Sakariya picked up two

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Aakash Chopra
Aakash Chopra. (Photo Source: Twitter)
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Aakash Chopra Said Deepak Chahar Told Him That He Bats Well Even 10 Years Ago

Aakash Chopra has lauded tailender pacer Deepak Chahar’s immense self-belief in his batting, even as far back as 10 years ago. Deepak Chahar smashed an unbeaten 69 and strung together an unbroken 84-run partnership for the eighth wicket with Bhuvneshwar Kumar who scored 19* to help Team India register an improbable three-wicket win in the

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Sri Lanka vs India , File Photo
Sri Lanka vs India , File Photo
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Sri Lankan Players Test Negative For Covid-19 Ahead Of India Series

Sri Lanka players have returned negative following Covid tests ahead of the start of the India and Sri Lanka series, which has been postponed and now will begin from July 18th. Since the Sri Lanka cricketers have returned a negative Covid test, they will come out of the mandatory isolation on Sunday, a report said.

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Sri Lanka’s Selectors Name 25-Member Squad To Prepare For India Series, Naming Dasun Shanaka As Skipper

Sri Lanka’s national cricket selectors yesterday named a 25-member squad in preparation for the limited-overs series against India, which begins on July 13. According to reliable sources, the selectors have also named all-rounder Dasun Shanaka as the new captain for the series with Dhananajaya de Silva as the vice-captain. The squad has to be approved

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