Sunday, 27 November, 2022
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Topic: T20

India win T20 series against New Zealand after tie in Napier

Chasing 161 for victory, India were 75-4 after nine overs when rain forced the players off the ground at McLean Park.

Buttler retained by Rajasthan Royals, Williamson and Finch released from IPL franchise

Last year's runner-up Rajasthan Royals retained Buttler ahead of the auction for next year's IPL. Sunrisers Hyderabad has released Williamson & Kolkata severed ties with Finch.

Indian T20 team to undergo major transition, Ashwin, Karthik may get eased out

While it appears that Ashwin & Karthik have played their last games in the shortest format, the BCCI sources said it will leave it on Kohli & Rohit to decide on their T20I future.

Aggressive white ball opener, 2022’s ‘most improved’ Test batsman — who is Litton Das

Bangladeshi player Litton Das nearly single-handedly broke the back of India's defence of 184 in Adelaide Wednesday. But there's more to this opener than his latest innings.

Hardik Pandya to lead Team India in T20Is against New Zealand; Kohli, Sharma, Rahul rested

India will be touring New Zealand for a white-ball series comprising three T20Is and as many ODIs after the World T20 in Australia between 18 to 30 November.

India take T20 series 2-1 but South Africa wins Indore game. 5 key takeaways

Rilee Rossouw played a knock that would reassure the South African team ahead of the world cup. His unbeaten century consisted of eight sixes and seven fours.

5 key takeaways as India clinches 1st home T20 series against South Africa

In a match where a total of 458 runs were scored, South Africa lost by 16 runs. While David Miller scored a century, Quinton De Kock, KL Rahul & Suryakumar Yadav scored a 50.

5 takeaways as India wins 1st T20 vs South Africa, register its lowest-ever powerplay score

In a match where none of the batsmen found themselves comfortable, Suryakumar Yadav’s back-to-back 50 was an exception.

Australia’s Wade repeats Dubai heroics as India’s death bowling falters in Mohali T20 opener

ThePrint takes a look at some key talking points on the back of the first T20 of the three match series between India and Australia.

Does batting second in T20 world cup have an advantage? A statistics professor explains

Of the 45 matches played at the tournament, 29 were won by the team batting second.

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Apple revolutionised smartwatch. Then came the budget wave and more—AmazFit, Fitbit to Samsung

The Fitbit Versa 4 and Sense 2 are good options for fitness fiends who want a smartwatch for fitness tracking only, while Garmin is great for extreme sports enthusiasts.
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GameFi is revolutionising global NFT market. Here’s how crypto regulations could shape it

GameFi is the intersection of gaming and finance in an environment driven by use of blockchain, non-fungible tokens and smart contracts.

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Illustration: Soham Sen | The Print

Modi govt moves with Arunachal Frontier Highway, among India’s ‘toughest’ projects yet, China in mind

The 2,000 km-long highway will be of strategic importance to military. Same equipment used on other side of LAC being deployed to carry out work on tough terrain, say officials.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.