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    IPL 2019 | Rohit Suffers Injury Scare Ahead of World Cup Squad Announcement

    Source: Twitter/MI Less than a week before the World Cup squad is announced on April 15th in Mumbai, Indian opener Rohit Sharma has had an injury scare, according to reports. The stylish right handed batsman hurt his right hamstring ahead of Mumbai Indians’ IPL match against the Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede Stadium during practice on Tuesday. When the ‘Hitman’ went down writhing in pain, team physiotherapist Nitin Patel rushed to tend to him. Rohit finally got back to his feet a short while later and hobbled off to the dressing room for further treatment and did not complete the remainder of the practice session. There isn’t any official…

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    Sports – Rishabh Pant an exceptional talent, a good thinker of the game: Ricky Ponting

    Former Australia captain and Delhi Capitals head coach Ricky Ponting said the IPL franchise will work towards making sure the likes of Rishabh Pant and Shikhar Dhawan are not thinking too far ahead about the World Cup.  HIGHLIGHTS Ricky Ponting heaped praise on Rishabh Pant, saying the young wicketkeeper has a mature head on his shoulders Ricky Ponting also backed Shreyas Iyer to produce the goods for Delhi Capitals as captain in IPL 2019 Sourav Ganguly’s knowledge and experience around our team will be a really good thing for us: Ponting He may have received a lot of flak for sloppy glove work behind the stumps and playing unconventional, bordering…

  • Today Live: India vs Australia Live Score, 2nd T20I: Australia opt to bowl against India
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    Today Live: India vs Australia Live Score, 2nd T20I: Australia opt to bowl against India

    Toss – Australia opt to bowl No changes for Australia as Finch wants to chase again. Both captains reckon this is a top pitch. Kohli likes it in particular as he likens this to the old Bangalore surface that was full of runs. India make three changes. Shikhar Dhawan is back for Rohit Sharma. Vijay Shankar and Siddarth Kaul replace Mayank Markande and Umesh Yadav. Teams: India (Playing XI): Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Virat Kohli (c), Vijay Shankar, Rishabh Pant, MS Dhoni(w), Dinesh Karthik, Krunal Pandya, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Siddarth Kaul Australia (Playing XI): D Arcy Short, Marcus Stoinis, Aaron Finch (c), Glenn Maxwell, Peter Handscomb(w), Ashton Turner, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pat Cummins,…