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Pant's brilliance puts Rahane century in the shade

The wicketkeeper batsman has been criticised for not finishing games, but in Jaipur, his unbeaten 78 off 36 not only secured victory but took Capitals to No. 1


Talking points: Rahane's dream T20 innings

In the last month, he's missed a World Cup spot and lost the Royals captaincy but he went out there a player freed of all burden

The Royals Rookies - learning from the best

The fascinating back stories of Riyan Parag, Mahipal Lomror and Prashant Chopra - and how they're living the dream with the best in the game

Agarkar: Rahane looked a lot freer today

Shaun Tait and Ajit Agarkar discuss Ajinkya Rahane's brilliant century


Agarkar: Pant shouldn't change free-spirited approach


World Cup Squad

West Indies news

Russell, Pollard, Narine: Who will make West Indies' World Cup squad?

With about 24 hours left for squad to be finalised, ESPNcricinfo has listed the key names the WCI selection panel will deliberate on.

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IPL 2019, Bengaluru

Smart stats - Who has been the best fielding side in IPL 2019?

An in-depth look at who are the best and worst fielding teams and who are the key game changers - positively and negatively


Ravindranath: Dhoni to the rescue but even he needs help

An early collapse and a Dhoni rescue act has become a running theme for CSK this season, one they need to turn around soon

Will never question Dhoni's decision in the back end - Fleming

The CSK coach said that Dhoni refused singles in the 19th over because he felt best equipped to hit the big shots at the death


World Cup squad

Afghanistan news

Hamid Hassan picked in Afghanistan's World Cup squad

Asghar Afghan, who had been removed from captaincy earlier this month, is part of the squad

End-of-season developments

IPL 2019

Hyderabad to host IPL final on May 12

Chennai, the original host, has failed to sort out the issue with its stands, but will share the playoff matches with Visakhapatnam

Raj, Kaur, Mandhana to lead in Women's T20 exhibition

Three teams will contest the event this year, with Jaipur to host all four matches

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World Cup Countdown

39 days to go

2003: Ponting leads another Australian juggernaut

His belligerent innings left India hapless in the 2003 final

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Billy the Kid breaks Pakistan hearts, 1987

Craig McDermott's pace and accuracy left Imran Khan's dream of lifting the World Cup on the subcontinent shattered

World Cup preparations

Bangladesh news

Walsh does not want to 'rush' Mustafizur before World Cup

Walsh was concerned about the injuries picked up by Bangladesh's players, including Rubel Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin and Abu Jayed

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