According to the latest reports, Rajasthan Royals captain Ajinkya Rahane is expected to move to Delhi Capitals for IPL 2020. It is also being learned that with the inclusion of Rahane, Delhi Capitals might release Hanuma Vihari.
The likes of Joe Burns, Travis Head, Cameron Bancroft and Michael Neser have been included in Australia’s squad for the upcoming two-match Test series against Pakistan at home. The trio of Marcus Harris, Peter Siddle and Usman Khawaja have been dropped.
Delhi Capitals have traded Trent Boult to Mumbai Indians , while Ankit Rajpoot will be playing for the Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2020. Royals’ all-rounder Krishnappa Gowtham has also been traded to Kings XI Punjab.
The ICC has handed four suspension points to West Indian batsman Nicholas Pooran for breaching level 3 of its Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel. Pooran has been suspended for tampering the ball during the third ODI against Afghanistan.
Indian captain Virat Kohli reckons that international players should discuss about their mental problems. Kohli mentioned that it is really important from the human being point of view to take time-off from the game when the tipping point arrives.
Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson has been appointed as the president of the Australian Cricketers’ Association. Watson mentioned that he is super excited about taking up the new role and give back to the game that has given him so much.
England captain Eoin Morgan is not sure about Joe Root’s T20I future at this moment. Morgan mentioned that looking at Root-busy international schedule, he doesn’t have a lot of opportunities to play Twenty20 cricket.
In order to counter the dew factor, the historic day-night Test match between India and Bangladesh will be starting at 1 pm in the afternoon and will be ending at 8 pm. At Eden Gardens, the dew factor is expected to arrive after 8-8:30 pm.
Former Indian pacer Irfan Pathan stated that Mustafizur Rahman needs to fuller his length as he has got most of his wickets with fuller deliveries. Pathan noted that the most important thing is that Mustafizur needs to ensure he does not fall.
Young Indian batsman Shubman Gill is very much satisfied about his career going at the right pace and is looking ahead for the next opportunity. Shubman stated that he is trying to step up his game and working hard to score tons of runs.