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'Last Few Days Have Been Tough And Emotional:' ABD's Heartfelt Message

AB de Villiers sent shock waves across the cricket fraternity with the news of his sudden retirement from international cricket on May 23 via a video message on his official Twitter account. As soo...

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Ireland's Ed Joyce Retires From All Forms Of Cricket

Dual international Ed Joyce on Thursday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket less than a fortnight after realising his dream of playing a Test for Ireland. The 39-year-old was one of ...

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Lalchand Rajput says his job will be to get the Zimbabwe team united and make them play to their ...

There have been problems aplenty plaguing Zimbabwe cricket and one of the biggest of them has been the perennial financial crisis. Earlier this month the Zimbabwe players had demanded a clarity fro...

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Virat Kohli down with neck injury, will miss county stint with Surrey

Virat Kohli has been ruled out of his upcoming county stint with Surrey owing to a neck injury he suffered during Royal Challengers Bangalore’s recently-concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) campai...

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Virat Kohli has slipped disc, may miss Surrey stint: Report

Indian captain Virat Kohli's decision to play for England's county team Surrey is unlikely to fructify as the explosive batsman is reported to be suffering from a slipped disc (herniated disc). Acc...

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AB de Villiers retires from international cricket, says 'I am tired'

AB de Villiers announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket with immediate effect. The South African talisman making his decision known through social media on Wednesday. De Vil...

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Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players on a roughly circular field, at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard long pitch. Each team takes it in turn to bat, in which they attempt to accumulate as many runs as possible, while the other team fields, attempting to prevent the batting team scoring runs. Teams may bat once or twice each depending upon the format ...