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'I bounced the idea off Virat Kohli and told the selectors': Ravi Shastri on how Jasprit Bumrah became a Test cricketer

Hindustan Times 19 Sep 2021
There was hardly anyone willing to put their weight behind Bumrah the Test cricketer ... It was Shastri who insisted not to 'unleash' Bumrah on Indian pitches in Test cricket. “No one believed Jasprit Bumrah could play Test cricket ... “I knew I needed four great fast bowlers because I had played so much Test cricket against the West Indies.
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India coach Shastri confirms exit after T20 World Cup

Dawn 19 Sep 2021
1 [in test cricket], to win in Australia twice, to win in England. “We’ve also beaten every country in the world in their own backyard in white-ball cricket ... The abandoned Test at Old Trafford is reckoned to have cost English cricket up to 40 million ($55 million) but Shastri said the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) would “not lose a penny”.
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Fully understand why Indian cricketers panicked: Stuart Broad

India TV 19 Sep 2021
England pace bowling stalwart Stuart Broad has said that he fully understood Indian cricketers panicking about the Covid-19 situation in their camp ahead of the fifth Test at Manchester, which was later cancelled ... India did not respect Test cricket.
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Afghanistan cricket chief calls on ECB to host their home fixtures in England

The Daily Telegraph 19 Sep 2021
There is still doubt over whether Afghanistan’s Test match in Hobart will take place in November and the International Cricket Council is considering a ban on Afghanistan unless there is clarity about the future of women’s cricket ... The Test match in Hobart with Australia at the ...
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Malinga talks about his stint with Mumbai Indians

Beijing News 19 Sep 2021
Earlier this week, Malinga had announced his retirement from all forms of cricket ... I feel all the young cricketers have a dream - to play franchise cricket, especially IPL, and the national team ... He asked me not to worry, and that two other Sri Lankan cricketers were there ... 16 days after his Test debut, Malinga played his first match in ODI cricket.
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Fully understand why Indian cricketers panicked, says Stuart Broad

Sify 19 Sep 2021
London, Sep 19 (IANS) England pace bowling stalwart Stuart Broad has said that he fully understood Indian cricketers panicking about the Covid-19 situation in their camp ahead of the fifth Test at Manchester, which was later cancelled ... A day before the start of the fifth Test at ...
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Got many fans in India, rest of the world by playing for Mumbai Indians: Malinga

Sify 19 Sep 2021
Earlier this week, Malinga had announced his retirement from all forms of cricket ... I feel all the young cricketers have a dream - to play franchise cricket, especially IPL, and the national team ... He asked me not to worry, and that two other Sri Lankan cricketers were there ... 16 days after his Test debut, Malinga played his first match in ODI cricket.
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NZ Cricket chief refuses to share details of 'security alert'

The News International 19 Sep 2021
New Zealand Cricket Chief Executive David White ... New Zealand Cricket Chief Executive David White refused to share details and specifics of the "security threat" that the New Zealand government said it had received Friday before the first ODI at Rawlpindi ... New Zealand had arrived in Pakistan after 18 years to play a cricket series.
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IPL 2021: Fans below 16 not allowed entry at Sharjah stadium, Covid vaccination proof needed in Dubai

The Times of India 19 Sep 2021
As per the regulations -- also shared with the eight franchises -- fans going to the Dubai International Cricket Stadium don't need to get a PCR test done 48 hours prior to entry into the stands, but will need double Covid-19 vaccination proof ... The minimum age required for entry into the Sharjah Cricket Stadium is 16+ years.
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IPL 2021: Fans below 16 not allowed inside Sharjah stadium

Beijing News 19 Sep 2021
As per the regulations -- also shared with the eight franchises -- fans going to the Dubai International Cricket Stadium don't need to get a PCR test done 48 hours prior to entry into the stands, but will need double COVID-19 vaccination proof ... The minimum age required for entry into the Sharjah Cricket Stadium is 16 years.
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IPL 2021: Fans below 16 not allowed entry at Sharjah stadium, PCR COVID-19 report not needed in Dubai

Sify 19 Sep 2021
As per the regulations -- also shared with the eight franchises -- fans going to the Dubai International Cricket Stadium don't need to get a PCR test done 48 hours prior to entry into the stands, but will need double COVID-19 vaccination proof ... The minimum age required for entry into the Sharjah Cricket Stadium is 16+ years.
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New Zealand team land in UAE after scrapping Pakistan cricket series over security threat

The News International 19 Sep 2021
While some information had been shared with the Pakistan Cricket Board, "specific details could not, and will not, be disclosed - privately or publicly", New Zealand Cricket chief executive David White said ... "The BLACKCAPS have arrived in Dubai after leaving Islamabad on a charter flight last night," New Zealand Cricket said in a statement.
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IPL 2021: Dubai, Sharjah issues covid-19 guidelines for fans visiting stadium. Details here

Live Mint 19 Sep 2021
Cricket fans going to the Dubai International Cricket Stadium don't need to get a PCR test done 48 hours prior to entry into the stands, but will need double COVID-19 vaccination proof ... Those in the 12-15 age bracket don't need vaccination proof but must carry PCR test report.
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Don’t blame players for cancellation, they simply acted on govt's advise: McClenaghan to Hafeez

India TV 19 Sep 2021
Jamieson bowls Black Caps to 2nd test win; NZ become World No.1 in Test. Misbah-ul-Haq, Waqar Younis ask to meet Cricket Committee of PCB for a review of New Zealand tour. PCB requests New Zealand Cricket to play two ...
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IPL 2021 in UAE: What the fans need to know - 16 and over allowed entry at Sharjah, PCR report not needed in Dubai

Gulf News 19 Sep 2021
As per the COVID-19 regulations - also shared with the eight franchises - fans going to the Dubai International Cricket Stadium do not need to get a PCR test done 48 hours prior to entry into the stands, but will need double COVID-19 vaccination proof ... Emirates Cricket delighted to welcome the fans, says Mubashir Usmani IPL in UAE.
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