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Kedar Jadhav, Mahendra Singh Dhoni steer India home after wobble

Kedar Jadhav prides himself on being a finisher who can contribute a sizable chunk of overs. On Saturday, he played his part in both disciplines, first finishing with 7-0-31-1 with the ball and then shunning his trademark flamboyance for the hard grind early on to arrest a batting slide. His 87-ball 81 formed the bedrock of India’s chase after they slumped to 99 for 4 chasing 237. Jadhav found an

Sanju Samson replaces injured Ambati Rayudu for rest of Zimbabwe tour

Wicketkeeper-batsman Sanju Samson was on Monday named as a replacement for injured Ambati Rayudu for the remainder of India’s tour of Zimbabwe. “The BCCI medical team confirms that Ambati Rayudu has been ruled out of the remaining part of the India’s tour of Zimbabwe due to an injury he has sustained while playing the 2nd ODI. Rayudu has pulled his right quadriceps muscles and will require 2 to 3 weeks

Yusuf Pathan faces ban after slapping spectator during Ranji Trophy tie

Indian player Yusuf Pathan had a scuffle with a young spectator in Vadodara on Tuesday during a Ranji Trophy Cricket match between Baroda and Jammu and Kashmir. Pathan allegedly slapped a spectator as he was upset by the remarks passed by him when he was batting at the Reliance Cricket Stadium. According to Snehal Parikh, Secretary of Baroda Cricket Association (BCA), the spectator had been passing “indecent comments” against Pathan

IPL 7: Corey Anderson heroics help Mumbai qualify

Mumbai Indians qualified for the playoffs after a stunning batting performance meant they defeated Rajasthan Royals through better run rate in Mumbai. After Corey Anderson (95 not out, 44b) and Ambati Rayudu (30, 10b) had taken Mumbai within reach after they needed to chase the target in 14.3 overs to qualify, Rajasthan had felt they had pulled it off getting Rayudu run out leaving Aditya Tare to score a must