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7:06 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Despite announcing his retirement from “all forms and levels” of the game in early July, Ambati Rayudu has clarified that he would “definitely be playing the IPL for Chennai Super Kings” next season and keep playing white-ball cricket. Rayudu, currently in Chennai playing the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association’s one-day league
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3:00 AM ET Lunch India 299 all out (Vihari 81, Jadeja 58, Roach 4-66, Gabriel 3-71) v West Indies What India’s top-order couldn’t do on the first day, their eighth-wicket partnership did expertly on the second morning of the first Test against West Indies. Ravindra Jadeja (58) and Ishant Sharma (19) frustrated the hosts for
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12:37 PM ET ESPNcricinfo staff India’s current batting coach Sanjay Bangar is likely to lose his job to Vikram Rathour, while bowling coach Bharat Arun and fielding coach R Sridhar are expected to retain their positions for another two years. India’s selection panel shortlisted three candidates each for all the support staff positions with Rathour,
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3:00 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff India Blue 112 for 6 (Gaikwad 30, Porel 3-26) drew with India Green The first match of the Duleep Trophy 2019-20 between India Blue and India Green was abandoned without Blue completing their first innings after being put in to bat. Persistent rain and a wet outfield at the Just
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9:06 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Ravi Shastri will remain head coach of the India men senior team, with his new contract extending up to the 2021 T20 World Cup in India. The BCCI’s Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) spent all of Friday interviewing five candidates, with a sixth – Phil Simmons – pulling out of the
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1:16 PM ET ESPNcricinfo staff VB Chandrasekhar, the former Tamil Nadu and India batsman, died in Chennai on Thursday. He was six days short of his 58th birthday. A TNCA official told ESPNcricinfo that he had died of a heart attack. A hard-hitting opening batsman, Chandrasekhar was a key member of the Tamil Nadu team
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6:19 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Brendon McCullum is set to take over as head coach at Kolkata Knight Riders for the upcoming season, to go with his appointment as the head coach of Trinbago Knight Riders, the other team owned by the same group. Less than a week ago, it had been learnt that McCullum
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9:58 PM ET Virat Kohli‘s performances in this series -120 and 114 not out in the second and third ODIs – can only be described as masterful. Both knocks were also the bedrocks of India’s innings. And on both occasions, he found able support in tricky situations from Shreyas Iyer, who added partnerships of 125
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3:03 PM ET ESPNcricinfo staff The Committee of Administrators (CoA) has appointed the Cricket Association of Uttarakhand (CAU) as the representative body to run cricket in the state, ending a long-standing dispute in which four different associations (later three, with two of them merging) had pushed their claims to be in charge. The CoA order
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