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The rest of the PSL is set to debut in Abu Dhabi soon, and the IPL will be watching and hoping for a place later in the year in the UAE to end their abruptly suspended 2021 season as well. Bangaldesh won the series against Sri Lanka 2-1, but the loss in the last game means they miss the entire 30 points of the ODI Super League. England’s international cricket summer is about to kick off with the New Zealand series – provided you don’t lose more players to frightening injuries. It’s been a week of building up and here’s all you might have missed.
Almost 15 months after finishing runner-up in the T20 World Cup, the Indian women’s team will finally receive their share of the $ 500,000 prize money. The development took place a day after the Telegraph The newspaper revealed that the team had yet to receive their award while other teams received theirs shortly after the tournament ended.
A consolation victory for Sri Lanka also earned them their first ODI Super League points, but Bangladesh won the series 2-1. Previously, a Covid alert in the Sri Lanka camp had nearly derailed the ODI series.
Days before the series against New Zealand, Ben Foakes found himself out of the game after slipping socks in the locker room and tearing his hamstrings. Andrew Miller says he will find sympathy in the English WhatsApp chat – he is the latest in a long line of gamers to get hurt in the most unfortunate way.
The PSL has obtained the green light from the authorities in Abu Dhabi, but it is also the peak of the summer in the emirate. The teams are bracing for a “difficult but not impossible” time as temperatures are expected to reach 40 degrees Celsius during the day.
The retired drummer opens up to George dobell on his decision to take time and the “mental burnout” he suffered after 2013.
As the Indian women prepare to compete in their first-ever day-night test, on September 30 at WACA in Perth, India’s premiere said her immediate goal was to tackle the Dukes ball in England in the test. unique in June, before ODI. and the T20I series there.
The offspinner looks back on the Chennai Super Kings’ first IPL title victory, a turning point in his career.
The council hopes to lead the rest of the truncated IPL to the UAE, but a number of challenges remain, including the redevelopment of the CPL, India’s home season, the impact on the venues of the T20 World Cup, and more. Nagraj Gollapudi has a list.
At the 2019 World Cup, Jaykishan Plaha caught a shot from Warner in the head, while bowling in the net for him. Plaha recounts his physical and mental struggles after the training accident left him weakened for six months.
The fast young bowler was one of the IPL’s finds. Vishal Dikshit follows its history from the cricket club in Indore until now perhaps a test start in England.
And who were the two uncapped players who played in the World XI in 1971-72? Steven lynch has all the answers.
Busy schedules, bio-bubbles, pandemic uncertainty, but much more cricket and much better rewards …Ian chappell wonders if current players have it better or worse than old players.
The England batter was the star of the county’s cricket in 2019, but has had a rough time since. He contracted Covid at PSL and suspects he is still suffering from long Covid after a grueling winter, but is hopeful that a purple spot is coming.
And who became a medical representative? Take our fun quiz about cricketers who went on to have alternative careers.
In this month’s Crunch Time, the New Zealand spinner talks about Neil Wagner’s burgers, breakfast, and braai skills.
This is the most amazing ball in white ball cricket. Four ESPNcricinfo staff determine who sends it best.
Valkerie Baynes speaks to the England thresher who considered giving up her World Cup dream due to Crohn’s disease, but now has the disease under control.