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Cricket bat presented to Imran signed by Indian team on South Africa tour

A CRICKET bat presented to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan by Indian High Commissioner to Islamabad Ajay Bisaria earlier this month was signed by the Indian cricket team during its South Africa ...

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Former Indian Cricket team skipper Ajit Wadekar cremated with full state honours

MUMBAI: Former Indian cricket team captain Ajit Wadekar, who died on August 15, was cremated at the Shivaji Park crematorium on Friday with full state honours. Wadekar, who had led India to its fir...

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Former Indian Captain Ajit Wadekar cremated with full state honours

Former India cricket captain Ajit Wadekar, who died on August 15, was cremated at the Shivaji Park crematorium in Mumbai with full state honours on Friday. Wadekar, who had led India to its first v...

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Gold Is About Hockey. But Akshay Played Football, Cricket Even Uno On Set

Akshay Kumar's Gold, which scored the third highest opening day collection of 2018, stars Akshay Kumar as Tapan Das, a character which is based on the man who lead India to a win gold at the 1948 L...

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From coach to Director of Cricket at Warwickshire, Ashley Giles completes circle of life in post-...

Ashley Giles still remembers the night distinctively. It was 8:30 pm and he had ventured to the strength and conditioning coach’s room for a casual chat. At the time, Giles was the coach at Warwick...

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President Kovind, PM Modi pay tributes to Ajit Wadekar

President Ramnath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined the Indian cricketing fraternity in offering tributes to former captain Ajit Wadekar, who died in Mumbai on Wednesday. Wadekar, 77, ...

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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 ...