2020

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Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders in desperate shootout for playoff spot

5:32 PM IST Alagappan Muthu Big picture Ben Stokes is firing, with bat and ball. Sanju Samson seems to have…

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Expect Pakistan to shake off the rust and move to the next gear in second ODI

Big picture The first ODI was an exciting one for the neutrals, and everyone looking for a competitive series, but…

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RCB look to seal playoffs spot at Sunrisers’ expense

8:19 PM IST Saurabh Somani Close Saurabh Somani is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo Big picture Both these teams began…

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Pakistan have all bases covered as Zimbabwe come calling

Big picture It’s been 13 months since Pakistan last played an ODI, and while that’s the sort of drought you…

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Inconsistent Rajasthan Royals must get past red-hot Kings XI Punjab to stay alive

Big picture When the Kings XI Punjab met the Rajasthan Royals the first time this season a little over a…

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Eliminated Chennai Super Kings look to spoil Kolkata Knight Riders’ party

Big picture LWWLWWLLWLWL. That’s six wins and six losses, all more or less evenly distributed. It’s been that sort of…

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Delhi Capitals face combination questions as race for playoffs heats up

Big picture The Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting wanted his side to play its best cricket in the second half…

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Stokes-Buttler swap on the cards as Rajasthan Royals face off against ruthless Mumbai Indians

Big picture A win will mean completely different things for the Mumbai Indians and the Rajasthan Royals when they meet…

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Hat-trick of wins puts Kings XI Punjab in front in clash of equals with Sunrisers Hyderabad

Big picture The first half of IPL 2020 might not have been as closely fought as in some of the…

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With time running out, Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad look to kick losing habit

Big picture It’s that time of the season. No team is as yet out of the playoffs race, at least…

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Super(Over)charged Kings XI Punjab look to continue turnaround against pace-setters Delhi Capitals

Big picture The Kings XI Punjab’s IPL campaign is well and truly back on track. And despite their nerve-wrangling win…

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Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals look to revive their campaigns with time running out

Big picture The Chennai Super Kings and the Rajasthan Royals are in a bit of crisis at this point in…

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Weekly Books News (Oct 12-18) – Trendy Cow

With the world about us accelerating with a blurring pace, there is too much happening in too little time. Books,…

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Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad look for key points, and a way out of the morass

Big picture The Kolkata Knight Riders and the Sunrisers Hyderabad enter their face-off as fourth and fifth on the points…

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Chennai Super Kings set to test Delhi Capitals’ ability to adapt to crisis

Big picture Since pulling off a Super Over heist against the Kings XI Punjab in their opening game, the Delhi…

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The best bogan baby names of 2020

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Can Chennai Super Kings rekindle their tournament against up-and-down Sunrisers Hyderabad?

Big picture If social media is anything to go by, this contest is also cheekily termed the MRC Nagar derby.…

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The best astronomy photos of 2020

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KKR sweat over Sunil Narine and Andre Russell as in-form RCB loom

Big picture Two teams on an upward surge meet on Monday when Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore take on Dinesh…

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Ben Stokes boost for struggling Rajasthan Royals against rejuvenated Sunrisers Hyderabad

Big picture Justin Langer may want to tune in to the IPL – if he hasn’t already – to see…

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Chennai Super Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore seek middle-order boost

Big picture It’s quite clear what’s ailing the Chennai Super Kings this season. Their batting, especially the middle order, has…

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Focus on Chris Gayle’s return as struggling Kings XI Punjab face rising Kolkata Knight Riders

Big picture Having managed a solitary win in six games, the heat, both literally and figuratively, will be on the…

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The Ashwin vs Buttler subplot as Rajasthan Royals look to relaunch against high-flying Delhi Capitals

Big picture The Delhi Capitals are flying high, with four wins in five games. Their duo of Kagiso Rabada and…

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World

Live Coverage: VP Mike Pence, Kamala Harris Square Off in Debate

Vice President Mike Pence faces off with Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris Wednesday night in the only vice…

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Top-heavy Kings XI Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad look for right XIs, rise in points table

Big picture Two teams that, on paper, are heavily reliant on their top order face off in Dubai – it’s…

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Mike Pence and Kamala Harris VP Debate Will Have Plexiglass Barrier Because of Coronavirus Concerns

A plexiglass barrier will separate Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris at their vice presidential debate Wednesday, the second such…

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Andre Russell threat looms large over Chennai Super Kings

Big picture Their batting looked short of power and inspiration through their first four matches of the season, but something…

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Royal Challengers Bangalore and Delhi Capitals face off in bid to go top of the table

Big picture Virat Kohli wore a big smile when he got to his fifty against the Rajasthan Royals on Saturday.…

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Batting plans could make the difference in Delhi Capitals vs Kolkata Knight Riders clash of equals

Big picture With two wins and one comprehensive defeat each, the Kolkata Knight Riders and the Delhi Capitals have begun…

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Virat Kohli vs Steven Smith takes centre stage as Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals eye top spot

Big picture It’s Virat Kohli vs Steven Smith time at IPL 2020. A contest that is bound to dominate sports…

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Proud Boys: Inside the far-right group that backs Trump

Take a look inside the militant far-right group with chauvinistic beliefs and their role in violent confrontations and backing Trump.

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Tested China’s newest SUV

Sales of Chinese brand MG have skyrocketed this year, and this might be its best car yet.

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Mid-table Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab beset by bowling worries ahead of key contest

Big picture The Kings XI Punjab might still be wondering what hit them after the Rajasthan Royals pulled off the…

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Joe Biden Releases 2019 Tax Returns Ahead of Presidential Debate

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and running mate Kamala Harris released their 2019 tax returns on Tuesday, just hours before…

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‘Will You Just Shut Up, Man?’ Trump and Biden’s Chaotic Debate

President Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden faced off in Cleveland with name-calling and repeated interruptions, leaving little room…

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Live Coverage: Trump, Biden Meet in First Presidential Debate

In the first presidential debate of the 2020 general election, President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden will…

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Can high-flying Rajasthan Royals make it three in three?

Big picture It was last in 2015, the year before their two-year ban, that Rajasthan Royals won their first three…

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Shaky Sunrisers Hyderabad in the way as Delhi Capitals look for hat-trick of wins

Big picture Even before the start of IPL 2020, it seemed the lack of experience in the middle order could…

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Dems to Facebook: Get Serious About Misinformation, Hate

Two influential Democrats on Capitol Hill have urged Facebook to take stronger action against misinformation, voter suppression and incitements to…

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Poll Shows Which Voters Trump and Biden Need to Win Over in Debates

A recent WSJ/NBC found that only 29% of voters consider the upcoming presidential debates important for helping them decide who…

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Jos Buttler and Chris Gayle could be key as Rajasthan Royals face Kings XI Punjab in Sharjah

Big picture The Kings XI Punjab recovered superbly – a 97-run win against the Royal Challengers Bangalore – after their…

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Dean Jones Revolutionised the Game and I Loved Him: Allan Border

Former Australia captain Allan Border said that his former teammate Dean Jones “revolutionised the game” after the latter died of…

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MS Dhoni in focus even as Delhi Capitals look to reset wretched record

11:35 AM IST Alagappan Muthu Big picture Even when he wasn’t playing, wasn’t anywhere near the Indian team for major…

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Royal Challengers Bangalore’s lower order, Kings XI Punjab’s death bowling in sharp focus

Big picture On the eve of the IPL’s opening match, the Royal Challengers Bangalore released a new anthem, which triggered…

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GOP-Led Senate Committees Issue Report on Bidens, Ukraine

Two Republican-led Senate committees issued a politically charged report Wednesday on the work Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s son did…

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Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians – El Clasico to kick off an IPL unlike any other

Sep 18, 2020 Alagappan Muthu Big picture There has been delay. There has been discussion. There has been a great…

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Power-packed Kolkata Knight Riders look to extend Mumbai Indians’ winless UAE streak

8:15 PM IST Saurabh Somani Close Saurabh Somani is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo Big picture Before IPL 2020 began,…

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Work-in-progress Delhi Capitals and Kings XI Punjab face off with much to prove

Big picture Three of the eight current IPL franchises have never won the trophy, and two of them face off…

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Chennai Super Kings look to make it two-in-two against depleted Rajasthan Royals

Big picture Over the years, Rajasthan Royals have had to force-fit overseas players into their XIs at the back end…

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