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  1. On the brink - Alastair Cook could step down as England's Test captain after the defeat in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Halstead Gazette

    FORMER Essex and England cricketer Derek Pringle has admitted he feels Alastair Cook should step down as England's Test captain. But after the 4-0 Test series defeat in India last month, and Cook admitting he is looking forward to concentrating on his batting rather than the captaincy, speculation on Cook's future continues.

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  2. Responsibility of captaincy makes me a better cricketer: KohliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Rediff.com

    ewly appointed India's ODI skipper Virat Kohli said captaining in all three formats of the game is quite "surreal". "It is quite surreal. I never thought this day is going to come to my life. When I came to the team, I was always looking to perform, ...

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  3. 7 die in Shimla as N India sees season's lowest tempRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Times of India

    With fresh spells of snow and rain in hill states, the cold wave over north India intensified on Wednesday, pushing the minimum temperature several degrees below the normal. Seven people died in Shimla, two of them of hypothermia.

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  4. Captain in waiting Joe Root still awaiting Alastair Cook decision as he heads to MumbaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. JOE ROOT set off for India yesterday still awaiting a formal decision on whether he will soon be England's new Test captain. Alastair Cook, after four ...

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  5. BCCI clears tour concerns with ECBRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | CricketCountry.com

    New Delhi [India] : Former BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke , who was removed from the post by the Supreme Court earlier this month, has expressed "concerns" to Giles Clarke, ECB president over the board's ability to host the limited-overs series against England starting January 15. On January 2, the apex court had removed Shirke and BCCI president Anurag Thakur from their respective posts, and four days after that, i.e. January 6, Clarke wrote to BCCI CEO Rahul Johri about a conversation he had with Shirke. According to ESPNcricinfo, in an email sent to Johri, Clarke did not indicate when he received the calls from Shirke but referred to him as not being secretary any longer.

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  6. Virat Kohli inaugurating a mall in Pune on Wednesday. - PTIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Times of Oman

    Dubai: India's newly-appointed limited-overs captain Virat Kohli will look to close in on top-ranked South African A B de Villiers in the ICC ODI rankings for batsmen when his team locks horns with England in a three-match series starting on Sunday. India can also rise to as high as 114 points if they sweep the series, but if the result is reversed, then England can move up one place to fourth and the hosts might slide to fifth.

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  7. Handscomb relishing opportunity at YorkshireRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... experience as a chance to get over there and practice in those conditions and try and figure out how to play spin in India. "So this year, when the opportunity has arisen to play county cricket, I thought I'd be silly not to take it and learn how to ...

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  8. India A vs England XI Live Score Updates: Live Score of the second...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | India.com

    It is the second and final warm-up match between India and England to be played in Mumbai on Thursday before the ODI series. The first match was won by England.

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  9. I need to adjust to Kohli's `aggressive` leadership style: AshwinRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... many boxes as possible when I practiced in Chennai," he said. The 30-year-old also said that it would not be easy for India to take on the consistent England ODI side. "I think we are playing a full strength Indian team after a long time. I don't ...

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  10. Cricket Odds: Australia vs. Pakistan ODI Series Betting Preview, AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... including the past five. It all points to a comfortable couple of weeks for Australia, but with an important tour of India looming next month, this is no time to flirt with form. David Warner, who is $3.40 to top-score for the Aussies in the opening ...

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  11. Need to adjust to Virat's aggressive captaincy - AshwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Cricketer International

    ... go-to bowler in Test cricket. "It will be different in terms of interactions you'll have," Ashwin said in Pune, where India meet England in the first ODI on January 15. "Before, when I used to play alongside Mahi - which won't happen this game ...

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  12. How Dravid helped this England batsman improve against spinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Rediff.com

    'My footwork against spin improved just in the six weeks here working with Rahul Dravid, one of the best players ever to play the game.' ngland batsman Sam Billings says working with India's batting great and Delhi Daredevils mentor Rahul Dravid in the ninth edition of the Indian Premier League last year helped him improve his batting against.

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  13. Never thought will captain India in all three formats: Virat KohliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | DNA India

    India skipper Virat Kohli today said captaining in all three formats of cricket is quite "surreal" and he never thought that this day would come in his life. "It is quite surreal.

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  14. SA vs SL, 3rd Test at Johannesburg: Proteas likely XI sans Kyle AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | CricketCountry.com

    ... crucial partnerships. He will aim to look repeat the instance of 2013 in Johannesburg when he scored a hundred against India. Bavuma, whose game is built on finesse and patience, saw below average performance from him. He will want to make use of ...

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  15. How many people does it take to run a cricket association?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Cricketer International

    ... South Africa but it has continued to stretch. Four matches of the 2016 World T20s, the entire IPL, and an ODI between India and New Zealand in October 2016. The Delhi High Court got involved after the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) ...

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  16. Dhoni: An endless enigmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Sky Sports

    Will MS Dhoni be a help or a hindrance to Virat Kohli after resigning as India's one-day captain? Matt Floyd profiles an Indian legend... Is it just me or has MS Dhoni's quitting as India's one-day captaincy gone slightly under the radar? Obviously there have been articles written but as I found out when trawling the internet over the last couple of days, not as many as you would expect. Perhaps we should all remind ourselves of the contribution this man has made to the game since he first took the reins in 2007.

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  17. Pujara reveals how Rahul Dravid helped him to overcome off formRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | DNA India

    Wiser after learning from his mistakes, India's specialist Test batsman Cheteshwar Pujara has promised to unleash an improved version of himself in what is expected to be a hard-fought series against Australia next month. "I would look to continue the same form.

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  18. CRICKET: Calne's Dawson stars in England winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | This is Wiltshire

    The Hampshire all-rounder, who hails from Calne, was part of the England team that claimed a three-wicket success over India A in the first 50-over warm-up match in Mumbai. Dawson, who made his Test debut before Christmas against India, is back on the sub-continent with the limited overs squad and made a vital contribution with the bat.

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  19. Dhoni asked me to open, changed my career - RohitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Cricketer International

    India batsman Rohit Sharma has said MS Dhoni improved his ODI career by asking him to open the batting in the format before the 2013 Champions Trophy in England. In his first match after the move, Rohit struck 83 off 93 balls against England in a successful chase of 258.

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  20. JetSynthesys associated with Sachin Tendulkar announces launch of cricket gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | CricketCountry.com

    ... , who had stepped down as ODI and T20I captain. "Congratulations to MSD on a wonderful career as a captain leading India to success in both T20 and ODI World Cups. Have seen him emerge from an aggressive player to a steady and decisive captain. It's ...

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