Stokes: ‘We need people to fall in love with’ the national team

“We want to perform in a manner that makes people want to come and watch us”

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Newly appointed England vice-captain Ben Stokes has revealed that he plans to win back the hearts of the fans in order to help them “fall in love with” the national team once again.

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Duminy ‘highly unlikely’ to play in Test series against West Indies, says Russell Domingo

"We need to assess where he is in the next week or two"

“We need to assess where he is in the next week or two”

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South Africa head coach Russell Domingo has announced that all-rounder Jean Paul (JP) Duminy is “highly unlikely” to play in the upcoming Test series against the West Indies.

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Clarke receives support from former captains

"My performances over the past five years have been pretty consistent and I think my captaincy's been pretty consistent over that period as well"

“My performances over the past five years have been pretty consistent and I think my captaincy’s been pretty consistent over that period as well”

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A plethora of former Australia captains have voiced their support for Michael Clarke after people began questioning whether he should continue leading the national team following their 2-0 whitewashing at the hands of Pakistan.

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Chappell tried to convince me to take over the captaincy from Dravid, reveals Sachin Tendulkar

Tendulkar still cannot believe that Chappell asked him to take over the captaincy from Dravid

Tendulkar still cannot believe that Chappell asked him to take over the captaincy from Dravid

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Legendary India batsman Sachin Tendulkar has revealed that former head coach Greg Chappell tried to convince him to take over the captaincy from Rahul Dravid prior to the 2007 World Cup in the West Indies.

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