IPL Franchise Huge Offer To International Players, Asks To Quit International Cricket
Owners of top IPL franchises are trying to convince as many as six premier England players to quit international cricket. The owners of the IPL teams asked the players to take up handsome annual contracts ranging up to 5 million pounds in order to play T20 leagues round the year. The report, however, doesn't state which franchise have approached and who are the players involved in the discussion.
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India's Jhulan Goswami To Retire From International Cricket After England Series
Jhulan Goswami, an Indian pacer, will retire from international cricket after the third and final One-Day International (ODI) against England on September 24 at Lord's Cricket Ground. Jhulan was picked to the ODI team for the forthcoming series against England on August 19. Jhulan will finish her career as the highest wicket-taker in women's cricket across all forms.… read-more
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Kemar Roach, Nkrumah Bonner Recalled To ODI Squad For India Vs West Indies: Cricket
Fast bowler Kemar Roach, Batsman Nkrumah Bonner, and opening batsman Brandon King have been recalled to the senior men's squad for the three-match ODI series against India, as per an announcement by Cricket West Indies (CWI). The team will be visiting India from February 6 to 20, where they will play three T20Is. Notably, the ODIs will be played in Ahmedabad and T20Is will be played in Kolkata.
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Sri Lankan Cricketer Dilruwan Perera Retires From International Cricket
Sri Lankan cricketer Dilruwan Perera, on January 26, announced his retirement from International cricket. In his retirement letter to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), Perera said, he is quitting all forms of international cricket with immediate effect. However, the Sri Lankan all-rounder will continue to play domestic cricket games. The SLC released a statement announcing his retirement and wished him for his future. Perera scored 1,456 runs in his… read-more
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Sri Lankan Cricketer Bhanuka Rajapaksa Announces Retirement
Sri Lanka's cricketer Bhanuka Rajapaksa took retirement from international cricket and submitted his resignation to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), on January 5. Rajapaksa said that he arrived at the decision after a discussion with his family. ''I have very carefully considered my position as a player, husband and am taking this decision looking forward to fatherhood and associate family obligations,'' said the cricketer in a statement.
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Mohammad Hafeez Retires From International Cricket, Fans Trends End Of Era
Mohammad Hafeez, a player of Pakistani Cricket Team, announced his retirement from international cricket on January 3. After his announcement, netizens took to Twitter and shared memories and matches of Hafeez, with #End of An Era. After retiring from international, Hafiz signed up with Lahore Qualandars for upcoming edition of Pakistan Super League. With this, Mohammad announced retirement from Test match in 2018 and now internationals in… read-more
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Courtesy: Free Press Journal
Ross Taylor Announces Retirement From International Cricket
Former Captain of New Zealand Ross Taylor has announced his retirement from international cricket. He would retire after the end of upcoming series against Bangladesh, Australia and the Netherlands in 2022. Taylor had made his debut back in 2006 and managed to score 18,074 runs in 445 matches in his career, the most by anyone from his country. Taylor said it’s been an honour to have represented New Zealand.
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Courtesy: News 18
Team Abu Dhabi Records Win Against Chennai Braves
Team Abu Dhabi won against Chennai Braves by eight wickets in the Abu Dhabi T10 League on November 22. With this win, Abu Dhabi led by Liam Livingstone recorded their fourth consecutive win in the tournament. However, Chennai Braves ended up with a total of 131/2, as skipper Dasun Shanaka made a firing cameo, while Bhanuka Rajapaksa started the innings with two sixes in the first over.
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Pacer Vinay Kumar Announces Retirement From Cricket
Indian pacer Vinay Kumar on February 26 announced his retirement from international and first-class cricket. Dubbed as the "Davangere Express", the 37-year-old released a statement on Twitter saying he "has finally arrived at a station called retirement". Vinay further thanked cricketers like MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, Virendra Sehwag, and Suresh Raina for enriching his cricketing experience. Kumar has represented India in 31 ODIs, one Test, and… read-more
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Courtesy: The Indian Express
New Zealand Cricket Director Greg Barclay Named As New ICC Chairman
Director of New Zealand Cricket (NZC) Greg Barclay has been named as the new chairman of International Cricket Council (ICC). Greg will succeed India's Shashank Manohar whose two-year term ended this year. He will even replace the recently elected interim-chairman Imran Khawaja. Greg was the tournament director of 2015 Cricket World Cup. He has promised that he will work to "create a sustainable future" for the sport.
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Courtesy: Business Standard