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Virat Kohli’s actions those of ‘worst behaved player’: Ex-Pakistan coach Lawson

Virat Kohli’s actions

New Delhi, March  23: Geoff Lawson, former Pakistan coach and Australian fast bowler, has slammed Virat Kohli, saying he must behave in a better way as captain of the Indian cricket team. “Well Virat’s consistent. You’ve got to give him that, he’s consistent,” Lawson was quoted as saying by Fox Sports. Kohli has been at forefront of the constant verbal ...

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Why are Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni laughing all the way to the bank?

Virat Kohli

New Delhi, March 23: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Committee of Administrators (COA) has doubled the annual retainer fee for the players in central contracts, while increasing the match fee. Grade A, B and C contracted players will now receive amounts of Rs. 2 crore, Rs. 1 crore and Rs. 50 lakh per annum, respectively. Out-of-favour opening ...

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Why Force India Formula One team painted its new cars pink

London, March 14: Force India’s Formula One cars will sport a new pink livery this season after the team signed a sponsorship deal with Austrian water technology company BWT. Team co-owner Vijay Mallya said in a statement on Tuesday that the deal, which will make the cars stand out at the Australian season-opener next week, was one of the most ...

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Mohammad Irfan suspended by Pakistan Cricket Board for link with Dubai bookie

Mohammad Irfan

Islamabad, March 14: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has charged Mohammad Irfan with two violations of its anti-corruption code during the Pakistan Super League twenty20 and provisionally suspended the fast bowler from all forms of cricket. Giant seamer Mohammad Irfan, who has represented his country in 84 international matches across all three formats, was questioned by the PCB’s anti-corruption unit ...

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Ian Chappell thumbs down sledging, says Australia cannot ‘throw stones’ at India


New Delhi, March 14: The current India vs Australia series has witnessed plenty of sparks. The controversy surrounding the DRS row involving Steve Smith and Virat Kohli in the Bangalore Test set the tone of hostility. Before this, there was Kohli’s toilet gags against Matt Renshaw and Ishant Sharma making monkey faces After the Bangalore Test, there were attacks by ...

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