India vs West Indies 1st ODI: Kohli, Rohit star as India ace mammoth chase

Virat Kohli 140 India West Indies 1st ODI Guwahati cricket

Virat Kohli is ecstatic upon bringing up his 36th ODI century

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India captain Virat Kohli struck a superb 140 and opener Rohit Sharma scored an unbeaten 152 to lead their side to an emphatic eight-wicket win over the West Indies in the first ODI in Guwahati.

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Sri Lanka vs England 4th ODI: England triumph in rain-affected encounter to seal series

Eoin Morgan Joe Root 56-run partnership Sri Lanka England 4th ODI Pallekele cricket

Eoin Morgan (left) and Joe Root put together an unbeaten 56-run partnership as England secured a 3-0 series lead

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England claimed an unassailable 3-0 series lead after they beat Sri Lanka by 18 runs via the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method in the fourth ODI in Pallekele.

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What did Abbas’ ten-wicket haul mean to him and who did he dedicate it to?

Mohammad Abbas honoured to take 10-wicket haul and dedicates it to his daughter Pakistan Australia 2nd Test cricket

Mohammad Abbas: “This [10-fer by a pacer in UAE] is a huge honour for me as this is my first 10-fer in Test cricket”

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Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Abbas admitted that taking a 10-wicket haul in the second Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi was a “huge honour for me”.

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Pakistan vs Australia 2nd Test Day 4: Abbas takes five as Pakistan secure 1-0 series win

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Mohammad Abbas finished with figures of 5-62 off 17 overs

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Pace bowler Mohammad Abbas proved to be a nightmare for the Australian batsmen once again as he took his second five-wicket haul of the match to not only lead Pakistan to a 373-run win on the fourth day in Abu Dhabi, but also a 1-0 series win.

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Azhar Ali opens up about bizarre run out

Azhar Ali shares thoughts on bizarre run out Pakistan Australia 2nd Test Abu Dhabi cricket

Azhar Ali: “I can’t explain it, I can’t give any excuses, it was just one of those time where you don’t concentrate enough”

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Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali has taken full responsibility after he was run out in bizarre fashion on the third day of the second Test against Australia in Abu Dhabi.

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