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India to Host First Day-Night Test at Eden Gardens

Source: India to Host First Day-Night Test at Eden Gardens The Indian Cricket Team and the BCCI traditionally have taken time to accept the changing trends in World cricket. Be it the advent of the T-20 format of the game or the DRS, India shied away from them. Even with the latest Day-Night Tests, India… Continue reading India to Host First Day-Night Test at Eden Gardens

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The 4-Day Game: Is that the Future of Test Cricket?

Source: The 4-Day Game: Is that the Future of Test Cricket? As the World Test Championship unfolds, trends are emerging from the longest format of the game of cricket. The five day game has only seen its full schedule used only twice. If any other game has gone into the fifth day, the weather interruptions… Continue reading The 4-Day Game: Is that the Future of Test Cricket?

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Surprises Light Up the World Cup 2019

Source: Surprises Light Up the World Cup 2019 The World Cup was meandering along at a sedate pace with the title contenders India, Australia, New Zealand and England cocooned in the top four, just as expected. The only blip on the horizon was the dismal performance of South Africa at the tournament. But then came… Continue reading Surprises Light Up the World Cup 2019

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World Cup 2019: Will India’s Batting Prowess Prove to be Achilles’ Heel?

Source: World Cup 2019: Will India’s Batting Prowess Prove to be Achilles’ Heel? India begins its World Cup campaign tomorrow against South Africa. While India's batting might is considered to be their strength, it has a few chinks in the armour. Will the Indian team plug the holes off before they start their campaign?