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One of the most famous migrants in football is Cristiano Ronaldo | Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

If you are watching the World Cup then you’re seeing high-performing migrants at work

There are 1,032 players involved in the tournament. Of those, 98 were born beyond the borders of the country they are representing.
Krunal and Hardik Pandya to become the third brother duo in the Indian cricket team | YouTube

Krunal and Hardik Pandya to be third brother duo to represent Team India

Pandya brothers will play their first international T20 match together against England at the Old Trafford on Tuesday.
David Warner

A cricketer is a crook depending on which TV camera is watching him

Since 2006, seven cricketers have been penalised for ball tampering, but none as harsh as the three Aussies —all of whom confessed. In Chennai, you...
Arjun Tendulkar

The awkwardness of being Arjun Tendulkar

If Arjun does well, he’ll be celebrated. If not, he will face a situation no 18-year-old should have to put up with.
In the survey, 70% respondents wanted more coverage of women’s cricket | @BCCI_Women/Twitter

Cricket has a billion fans the world over, reveals ICC’s global market research

87% of the survey respondents said the Olympics should feature the T20 format of the sport.
File photo N. Srinivasan | Kunal Patil/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

BCCI under Srinivasan was better for cricket than CoA system: ‘Crusader’ Aditya Verma

Bihar unit chief Aditya Verma says he merely meant that the BCCI under Srinivasan was better for cricket than the current dispensation.
File photo of BCCI headquarters in Mumbai

BCCI re-stakes claim over Indian cricket, says only its committees can take decisions

Through its special general meeting, BCCI reiterates that the structures in place will be adhered to. The CoA’s response remains to be seen. New Delhi:...
File photo of BCCI headquarters in Mumbai

YoYo gets its own treatment, now BCCI to study if it’s the best to test cricketing fitness

CoA has asked Saba Karim, BCCI’s GM-operations, to answer questions raised about the appropriateness and manner in which the test has been implemented. Bengaluru: The...
Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri

Who decided YoYo test is final measure of cricket fitness? Even the BCCI wants to know

Asks who supervises, records, ensures fairness. And who authorised the test after team was selected.
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Full text of BCCI Treasurer Anirudh Chaudhry’s letter to the Committee of Administrators

Dear Sir and Madam, I write this email with regard to an earlier query of mine that had been addressed to Mr. K.V.P. Rao, Mr....

On Camera

IAS poll observer: With Modi breaking rules, should EC give him special security treatment?

The Election Commission has suspended an IAS officer who had inspected PM Narendra Modi’s chopper in Odisha’s Sambalpur Tuesday.

Defence

Satellite images suggest that China is testing and weaponising its naval platforms for space denial

China is now testing laser ASAT weapons from its naval ships

China has already tested missile & EMP anti-satellite weapons from the ground. Now it’s using icebreaker ships in the Yellow Sea/Bohai Sea area.
National interest

Imran Khan’s ‘support’ for Modi shows BJP has walked into its own Pakistan trap

Modi & the BJP hope to return to power by exploiting the fear of Pakistan. Imran Khan has turned the tables and become a factor dividing Indian public opinion.