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Cricket Twenty20 World Cup moved to United Arab Emirates from India due to Covid pandemic

The Twenty20 World Cup will be moved to the United Arab Emirates from India due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to an Indian cricket board official. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said it had told the International Cricket Council, the sport’s world body, of its decision to host the event in […]

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Israel won’t co-operate with ICC into war crimes probe

Israel says it will not cooperate with an investigation by the International Criminal Court (ICC) into possible war crimes in the occupied territories. In a letter to the court, Israel says the ICC is “acting without authority” in carrying out the probe. The ICC gave both Israel and the Palestinians, who instigated the action, until […]

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Biden withdraws Trump’s sanctions on International Criminal Court officials investigating US and Israel for war crimes

The Biden administration lifted sanctions imposed by former President Donald Trump on officials of the International Criminal Court who are investigating the US and Israel for war crimes in Afghanistan and Palestine. The executive order by President Joe Biden reverses one of the prior administration’s more aggressive moves to target international institutions, although Biden administration […]

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Now Use Of Saliva On Cricket Ball Invites 5-Run Penalty To Batting Side

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Tuesday announced several interim changes in playing regulations, including the ban on use of saliva to shine a cricket ball. The world governing body also approved the appointment of home umpires in international series as recommended by its Cricket Committee led by former India leg-spinner Anil Kumble. “The ICC […]

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Anil Kumble-led ICC committee recommends saliva ban to shine ball amid coronavirus pandemic

The Anil Kumble-led ICC Cricket Committee on Monday recommended banning the use of saliva to shine the ball owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. During a meeting over a video conference, the committee also pushed for bringing back two non-neutral umpires for all internationals matches. “We are living through extraordinary times and the recommendations the committee […]

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Powar Fight

The Indian women’s cricket team coach and senior player created a new controversy. The coach Ramesh Powars term ended on 30th November, T20 captain Harmanpreet Kaur and deputy Smriti Mandhana demanded his return. The senior player Mithali Raj had accused the coach of being biased after she was not included in the T20 world cup […]

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India’s tour of Australia

Australia will host India for three T20 Internationals (T20Is), 4 Tests and 3 One-Day Internationals (ODIs) between 21st Nov 2018 and 18th Jan 2019. This is the best Indian team thats touring Australia, also the Australian team is the weakest at present. A lot is expected from the current Indian team, after they lost to […]