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    Will India’s new T20 equipment spring a different surprise in St Kitts?

    India’s T20 machine is purring yet again. All the converse coming from within the workforce – from the coach to the captain to the players – is that they have not finished significantly various. But it is quite apparent that the early exit from final year’s T20 World Cup has led to some kind of a revolution. From becoming a group that thoroughly relied on their large negative top rated three – to the level that Virat Kohli once straight up lolled at the prospect of at any time dropping Rohit Sharma – India are now entrance-loading their finishers just to shake factors up a bit. Rishabh Pant has had…

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    West Indies boosted by Hetmyer’s return as India glance to high-quality-tune T20I approach

    Huge photograph Go about ODI cricket, the new dying structure of the recreation. Welcome, T20Is, the koolest kid on the block, a lot more so in a T20 World Cup yr. With the worldwide tournament in Australia fewer than a few months away, this five-match T20I series offers a massive option for West Indies and India to organization up their options. Soon after failing to qualify for the knockouts of the 2021 edition, India altered their batting template. This year, they have scored at a level of 9.45 for every more than. If you leave aside 2013, when they performed just 1 T20I, this is their most effective scoring amount…

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    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce seals fifth World Championships 100m title | Dina Asher-Smith ‘gutted’ to miss podium

    Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce clocked the sixth-fastest time in history as she led a Jamaica 1-2-3 in Eugene; Great Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith equalled her national 100m record, but had to settle for fourth; Elsewhere, there was frustration for Katarina Johnson-Thompson in the heptathlon Last Updated: 18/07/22 8:20am Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce celebrates after her World Championships triumph Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce wants to continue to inspire generations of women after securing a fifth 100m title at the World Championships. The 35-year-old defended her 2019 crown in Eugene, Oregon, on Sunday evening with a championship record of 10.67 seconds – the sixth fastest time in history. Fraser-Pryce came home ahead of Jamaica team-mates Shericka Jackson and Elaine…

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    World Matchplay Darts: Peter Wright and Dimitri Van den Bergh both win but Jonny Clayton is dumped out

    Peter Wright begins the defence of his World Matchplay title with victory over Madars Razma, as debutant Rowby-John Rodriguez dumps out eighth seed Jonny Clayton on a thrilling opening night at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool; watch every dart live on Sky Sports Last Updated: 17/07/22 12:23am Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player A look back at the best checkouts from Day One of the World Matchplay Darts in Blackpool A look back at the best checkouts from Day One of the World Matchplay Darts in Blackpool Defending champion Peter Wright and Dimitri Van den Bergh eased through on opening night at the World Matchplay in…

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    Misfiring batting line-ups in concentrate in Outdated Trafford decider

    Massive image The very last time India came away from a multi-structure tour of Australia, England, New Zealand or South Africa without a collection decline in any format was in 2018-19 in Australia. To find the following-most-latest instance, a single will have to go all the way back again to 1986, when India drew their ODI series in England 1-1, and won the Check sequence 2-. On Sunday, India will have an chance to add to that listing. Certainly, they dropped the Edgbaston Take a look at on this excursion but the Check series, which started final 12 months, finished at 2-2. Then they clinched the T20I collection 2-1 with…

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    England research for solutions at Lord’s against large-flying India

    Major photograph Satisfied anniversary, England! Yes, by the time the 2nd ODI towards India gets underway at Lord’s on Thursday, it will be a few yrs to the day because the hosts’ crowning glory in the 2019 World Cup final. 3 turbulent many years, it has to be reported, given the onset of the pandemic and the chaos that accompanied it this time final yr, in point, a scratch staff led by a 50 %-healthy Ben Stokes was placing the ending touches to a 3- series acquire around Pakistan. As omens would have it, it is regular to be supplied a gift of “leather” to mark one’s third anniversary… a…

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    Bairstow, Root and Stokes back again in action as England look to avenge T20I collection loss

    Major photo If the a few T20Is have been any sign, the ODI sequence claims to be a thrill-a-moment experience. England have constructed a status of likely challenging from the get-go in the two white-ball formats, and India, who have historically been identified to develop their innings methodically in advance of likely large in the loss of life overs, also took the all-out intense route in the T20I sequence. Regardless of whether or not they continue with this solution in the ODIs continues to be to be observed, but situations really should guide fast operate-acquiring, with surfaces at The Oval usually amid the flatter ones in England. Both sides head…

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    World Matchplay: Michael van Gerwen to face Adrian Lewis with Peter Wright to open against Madars Razma

    Michael van Gerwen to face ‘Jackpot’ Adrian Lewis in a first-round blockbuster at the World Matchplay, while Peter Wright takes on Madars Razma the summer’s favourite event will be held from July 16-24 in Blackpool, as 32 players compete for the Phil Taylor Trophy By Raz Mirza Last Updated: 11/07/22 8:41pm Michael van Gerwen will take on Adrian Lewis in the opening round of the World Matchplay in Blackpool – live on Sky Sports Michael van Gerwen has been handed a blockbuster first-round clash with Adrian Lewis at the World Matchplay in Blackpool, while defending champion Peter Wright will face Madars Razma. Van Gerwen famously sealed his first Premier League…

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    Caster Semenya listed to run in Women’s 5,000m at World Athletics Championships in Eugene

    Caster Semenya has not competed at a World Championships or Olympic Games since 2017; 31-year-old is banned from her favoured 800m due to intersex condition which causes naturally high testosterone; Semanya’s listing a surprise as she was not named in South Africa’s team earlier this week Last Updated: 08/07/22 11:19pm Caster Semenya is listed to run in the women’s 5,000m in the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon Caster Semenya is listed to compete in the women’s 5,000 metres at next week’s World Athletics Championships in Eugene. The South African has turned to this distance after being banned from her favoured 800 metres by rules affecting women with conditions causing…

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    England seem to bounce back as Kohli, Bumrah and Pant return for India

    Pity the weak place-upon ground employees at Edgbaston. Barely 4 times have elapsed because they were watering down the wicket at the conclusion of England’s thrilling chase in the extended-delayed fifth Take a look at – and listed here we are once more, back again to Brum as the England-India just one-working day roadshow gathers pace. What is actually much more, the adjust of livery all-around the stadium has occurred not at the time this week, but two times, next Thursday’s shoehorned quarter-last in the Vitality Blast (although, for all the attempts that they went to be certain a household tie, Birmingham Bears are entitled to want they hadn’t bothered).…