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Swansong to a distinguished career at Lord’s

Groundsman Hunt’s favourite match is 2002 Natwest final As far as workplaces go, Mick Hunt has little competition. As Head Groundsman at Lord’s, he has the enviable task of tending to the most hallowed real estate in cricket. Hunt joined the ground-staff in 1969 but after 49 years in the job, he is retiring. Thursday’s […]

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Kohli is the best: Dhoni

‘The way he has batted everywhere, and in the last year he has just been brilliant.’ ‘He will keep taking the team forward and that is what you want from a leader.’ Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni rates his successor as the best batsman in world cricket and believes India is lucky to have […]

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Is Virat Kohli already a legend? MS Dhoni has the answer

At the helm during Virat Kohli’s transition from a gifted youngster to a seasoned master, Mahendra Singh Dhoni today said the current India skipper is close to being a legend for all the brilliance he has shown in the last few years. “He (Kohli) is the best, and has already reached a status, where he […]

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Virat Kohli already close to being a legend, says MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni said Virat Kohli is close to being a legend for all the brilliance he has shown in the last few years. Former India captain MS Dhoni has labelled Virat Kohli as the “best batsman” and said that the right-hander has reached a status where he is close to being a legend. Moreover, Dhoni hailed […]

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Age should be no criteria for selection, says Sachin Tendulkar

Former Indian captain and batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar believes age should never be a criteria while picking up players and that if young players are plucked in raw, they are fearless and bring freedom to the sport. “If somebody is good, he should play for the country. Age should never the criteria,” Sachin told ESPNCricinfo. […]

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Do not sell Pogba: Rio Ferdinand urges Manchester United

Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has warned the club not to sell France World Cup star Paul Pogba and instead to focus on strengthening the squad. Speculation about the midfielder’s future is rife, with reports of interest from Barcelona, but Ferdinand has told executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward he must keep hold of the 25-year-old. […]

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My Instagram page is a fake one, Sourav Ganguly speaks out

Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has come out and clarified that the Instagram account which had a message for Virat Kohli and the Indian team is a fake one. (FULL IND v ENG coverage) Ganguly took to Twitter to clarify the same and said: “My Instagram page is a fake one ..please don’t pick up any news […]

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Zverev defends title

Alexander Zverev says defending his ATP Washington Open title on Sunday shows growing in strength and maturity, but the World No. 3 still sees a big gap to Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. The 21-year-old German won his third title of the year and the ninth of his career by defeating Australian teen Alex de […]