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Brian Lara's Cautionary Advice to Rohit and Kohli before match against Afghanistan

Patna: V irat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are set to lead India's batting lineup against Afghanistan in the upcoming Super 8 fixture of the ICC T20 World Cup 2024 on Thursday. After finishing at the top of Group A in the US leg of the tournament, the Indian team, led by Rohit, has arrived in Barbados for the crucial stages of the competition. Legendary West Indies cricketer Brian Lara believes that either Kohli or Rohit can anchor the innings on the Caribbean pitches. In the T20 World Cup opener

20 Jun 2024 5:50 pm
Smriti Mandhana Climbs to Third Spot in ICC Women's ODI Batting Rankings

New Delhi: India's vice-captain, Smriti Mandhana, has risen two places to secure the third spot on the latest ICC Women's ODI batting rankings, which were released on Tuesday. Mandhana's ascent comes on the back of her stellar performance, where she scored a match-winning 117, her first century at home, leading India to a comprehensive 143-run victory over South Africa in a three-match series. With 715 points, Mandhana is now behind Sri Lanka's Chamari Athapaththu, who recently l

18 Jun 2024 5:50 pm
West Indies Dominate Afghanistan with 104-Run Victory in T20 World Cup

Gros Islet, St. Lucia: In an impressive display of batting prowess, the West Indies secured a commanding 104-run win over Afghanistan in their final Group C match of the T20 World Cup. Both teams had already secured spots in the Super 8, but it was the two-time champions who showcased their strength, amassing a massive total of 218 for five. Nicholas Pooran was the star of the show, nearly reaching a century with a blistering 98 runs off 53 balls, including 8 sixes and 6 fours. Afghanistan chose

18 Jun 2024 10:50 am