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Waqar, Tendulkar urge two-ball rethink | Sports

Waqar Younis and Sachin Tendulkar have called to scrap the practice of using two new balls in ODI cricket following a string of mammoth scores. Photo: File NEW DELHI: Indian and Pakistani legends Sachin Tendulkar and Waqar Younis on Friday joined calls to scrap the practice of using two new balls in …

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Sri Lanka team management admit to breaching ICC code | Sports

Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal (R) was found guilty of ball-tampering during the second Test against West Indies. Photo: AFP Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal, coach Chandika Hathurusinghe and manager Asanka Gurusinha have admitted to breaching the International Cricket Council´s (ICC) code of conduct after the team delayed play during the …

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Spotlight on Neymar as Brazil aim to find form | Sports

Brazil´s forward Neymar reacts during a training session of Brazil national football team at Yug Sport Stadium, in Sochi, on June 19, 2018, ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup football tournament. Photo: AFP SAINT PETERSBURG: Neymar’s fitness will be under the microscope on Friday as Brazil try to kickstart …

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Roy runs riot again as England go 4-0 up over Australia | Sports

England´s Jason Roy (L) celebrates his century with England´s Jonny Bairstow during the fourth ODI between England and Australia at The Riverside in Chester-le-Street, on June 21, 2018. Photo:AFP CHESTER-LE-STREET, UK: Jason Roy scored his second hundred of the series as England beat Australia by six wickets at Chester-le-Street on …

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Jedinak penalty helps Australia hold Denmark 1-1 | Sports

Australia captain Mile Jedinak hammered in a 38th-minute penalty for handball awarded by the VAR. PHOTO: Reuters SAMARA: Australia captain Mile Jedinak slotted his second penalty at the World Cup to help Australia draw 1-1 with Denmark on Thursday and keep their hopes of reaching the knockout rounds alive. Jedinak´s …

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