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Sun stops play as India beat New Zealand in ODI

Shikhar Dhawan’s innings took him past 5,000 ODI runs First one-day international, McLean Park, Napier: New Zealand 157 (38 overs): Williamson 64, Shami 3-19, Yadav 4-39 India 156-2 (34.5 overs): Dhawan 75, Kohli 45 India won by eight wickets (DLS method) Scorecard Play was halted because of the sun in Napier as India cruised to…

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Kurtis Patterson, Jhye Richardson to debut at Gabba

SRI LANKA TOUR OF AUSTRALIA, 2019 Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Wed, 23 Jan, 2019, 01:22 PM Kurtis Patterson scored two hundreds in the practice match against Sri Lanka © Getty Kurtis Patterson and Jhye Richardson will be making their debut when Australia take on Sri Lanka in the day-night Test at the Gabba from Thursday…

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When sun stopped play in Napier

SUNSTRIKE Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Wed, 23 Jan, 2019, 01:03 PM Kohli and Dhawan walk off after the sunstrike © AFP ‘Sun holds up play’ isn’t a headline usually associated with cricket but that was the case during the first ODI between New Zealand and India at the McLean Park in Napier. In the 10th…

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Warner likely to resume batting in a month

INJURY UPDATE Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Wed, 23 Jan, 2019, 12:58 PM Warner underwent an elbow surgery © Getty Having had a surgery to his elbow, David Warner is set to resume batting in three to four weeks. Unlike Steven Smith, whose elbow surgery required him to be in an arm brace for six weeks,…

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Shami, Kuldeep shoot New Zealand down for 157

INDIA TOUR OF NEW ZEALAND, 2019 Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Wed, 23 Jan, 2019, 10:37 AM Shami set the ball rolling by removing the New Zealand openers in his first spell © AFP Mohammed Shami’s three wickets and Kuldeep Yadav’s 4 for 39 helped India restrict New Zealand to 157 in the fir~st ODI in…

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Consistency is something that has really plagued us – Holder

ENGLAND IN WEST INDIES, 2019 Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Wed, 23 Jan, 2019, 06:27 AM Jason Holder wants more consistency from his batsmen © Getty After missing his side’s last Test series in Bangladesh, West Indies captain Jason Holder has returned from injury for the three-match series against England wanting more consistency from his batsmen.…

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Van der Dussen, Phehlukwayo help South Africa draw level

PAKISTAN TOUR OF SOUTH AFRICA 2019 Cricbuzz Staff • Last updated on Wed, 23 Jan, 2019, 12:42 AM Van Der Dussen crunched a superlative unbeaten innings of 80 © Getty Andile Phehlukwayo’s all-round show (4/22 and 69*) and Rassie van der Dussen’s unbeaten 80 helped South Africa beat Pakistan by five wickets in the second ODI at…

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Root unperturbed by England's top-order struggles

ENGLAND’S TOUR OF WEST INDIES, 2019 Rob Johnston • Last updated on Tue, 22 Jan, 2019, 11:50 PM “As long as we are scoring enough runs to win games of cricket, that is the important thing.” © Getty Ahead of the first Test against West Indies in Barbados, England captain Joe Root says he is not concerned…

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