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Ross Taylor becomes New Zealand’s top ODI run-scorer

Ross Taylor becomes New Zealand’s top ODI run-scorer

CSK to play RCB in IPL 2019 opener

CSK to play RCB in IPL 2019 opener

2020 ICC Women’s T20 WC tickets to go on sale from Thursday

Tickets for next year’s ICC Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia will go on sale to the public from Thursday, coinciding with one-year countdown of the tournament.

England batsmen must curb aggression in ODI series: Morgan

England’s batsmen must curb their attacking instincts on tough Caribbean pitches to extend their dominance in the limited-overs game, skipper Eoin Morgan said ahead of Wednesday’s first one-day international against the West Indies.

Stricker to be named US 2020 Ryder Cup captain: reports

Steve Stricker will be named the captain of the US 2020 Ryder Cup team on Wednesday, according to multiple reports, becoming the first American in the role without a major title.

Unlike FIFA men’s WC, no open vote on women’s event host

FIFA will still decide the host of the Women’s World Cup in secret, unlike the new open vote held last year for host of the 2026 men’s tournament. The 2023 Women’s World Cup bidding process was launched Tuesday, and FIFA adopted many of the rigorous checks and scrutiny prospective men’s hosts now have to go through.

CL: Valverde finds positives as Barcelona draw blank in Lyon

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde shrugged off his team’s struggles in front of goal after they were held to a 0-0 draw away at Lyon in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie on Tuesday.

FC Pune City stares at uncertain future

“It is almost certain that things are going to change at FC Pune City next season. They were in talks with the Mumbai City FC for a merger but apparently that did not work out. Efforts are now on to find a buyer, so it remains to be seen whether the club will remain in the city. At the moment that looks highly unlikely,” sources told TOI.

CLe: Juventus’ Khedira out of Atletico Madrid clash

Juventus midfielder Sami Khedira did not travel with his side to their Champions League last-16 first leg at Atletico Madrid because medical tests revealed he had an irregular heartbeat, the Serie A leaders said on Tuesday.

Offered my services for free but no team was interested: Jaffer

Three years ago, Ranji Trophy’s highest-ever run-scorer Wasim Jaffer was not just unwanted in domestic cricket but also asked to leave cricket and join office for a ‘9-to-5 job’ by his boss.