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VIDEO: Don’t regret leaving Broad out, says Stokes after Southampton loss

Stand-in England captain Ben Stokes doesn’t regret the decision to leave veteran pacer Stuart Broad out of the playing XI for the first Test against the West Indies which the hosts lost by four wickets at the Ageas Bowl. Chasing 200 on the final day of the Test match, West …

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England underestimated West Indies in Southampton Test, says Hussain

Former England captain Nasser Hussain feels the hosts made an error by not picking veteran speedster Stuart Broad in the first Test of the ongoing three-match series which led to their four-wicket defeat at the hands of West Indies at the Ageas Bowl on Sunday. Courtesy of this win, Jason …

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This Day That Year: Kaif, Yuvraj script historic NatWest Trophy win

July 13 is etched into the memory of every Indian cricket follower as on this day, 18 years ago, Sourav Ganguly’s troops defeated England in the NatWest Trophy final at the iconic Lord’s in thrilling fashion. Batting first, England posted a commanding total of 325/5 in 50 overs. Marcus Trescothick …

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England v West Indies 1st Test: Blackwood leads West Indies win to landmark win

Jermaine Blackwood and Shannon Gabriel starred with bat and ball respectively as the West Indies beat England by four wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series, on Day 5 of the absorbing first Test at the Ageas Bowl on Sunday. It was poetic justice as skipper Jason …

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Stokes becomes second-fastest to 150 wickets & 4000 runs in Tests

Stand-in England captain Ben Stokes added another feather into his already illustrious cap as he achieved the rare feat of 150 wickets and 4000 runs in the longest format. During the third day of the first Test of #raisethebat series against West Indies at Ageas Bowl in Southampton, Stokes picked …

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England v West Indies First test day 3 – Burns, Sibley hold on after Windies take 114-run lead

England openers Dom Sibley and Rory Burns saw off the last 10 overs of the day after West Indies were all out for 318 on Day 3 of the first Test against England, taking a crucial 114-run first innings lead. At stumps, the hosts were 15/0, still training by 99 …

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Sammy backs Ngidi after former SA players criticise pacer on ‘BLM’ stance

West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy has slammed former South African cricketers for criticising fast bowler Lungi Ngidi’s stance on the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement. Sammy said that the criticism shows why it is important to speak up on racism. “The fact that some past players have an issue with Lungi …

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Langer wants Australia to tour England and for IPL to happen

Justin Langer has transformed Australia 's fortunes since taking over as the Head Coach

Australia head coach Justin Langer wants the team to tour England and he also batted for star players to participate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) to help cricket get back on its feet following a long break put forward by coronavirus pandemic. Langer’s comments came in the aftermath of …

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England v West Indies: Day 1: Return of cricket begins with a show of solidarity & rain hampering proceedings

England ended Day 1 of their first Test against West Indies on 35/1 at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton as the return of cricket after the nearly three-month long break enforced by the coronavirus pandemic turned out to be a rainy affair. Joe Denly and Rory Burns held fort after …

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