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‘We may not have much practice, but mentally we’re prepared’ – Harmanpreet Kaur

[ad_1] News India women’s Test vice-captain says the team got valuable tips on constructing a Test innings from her male counterpart, Ajinkya Rahane Harmanpreet Kaur believes that a lack of adequate game time in the longest format in the lead-up to India Women’s return to Test cricket after nearly seven years can be offset in […]

WTC winners to take home USD 1.6 million as well as Test Championship mace

[ad_1] News Runners-up to get USD 800,000; the teams will split the prize money in case there isn’t a result The winners of the India vs New Zealand World Test Championship (WTC) final will take home USD 1.6 million, as well as the Test Championship Mace, while the losing team will get USD 800,000, the […]

Tom Latham sets sights on WTC final as NZ shift focus after historic series win

[ad_1] News First series win in England since 1999 was firm focus, says vice-captain New Zealand’s series win in England is their first since 1999 and they have an opportunity to add the inaugural World Test Championship title next week when they play India at the Ageas Bowl. Which is the bigger prize? “Both sounds […]

Tunisians rally against police brutality in working class areas

Violent protests come after a widely circulated video showing police stripping and beating a young man emerged last week. Clashes have erupted in the Tunisian capital as hundreds of young people came out to protest against police brutality in working-class neighbourhoods following the latest death of a man in police custody. Protesters were seen throwing […]

Hasan Ali to miss the remainder of PSL 2021

[ad_1] News The fast bowler will fly back to Pakistan for personal reasons Hasan Ali will not feature in the remainder of the PSL season. The Islamabad United fast bowler will leave the tournament bubble in the UAE and return to Pakistan “due to family concerns”. “I want to say to all Islamabad United fans, […]

Quetta Gladiators’ Faf du Plessis concussed during collision while fielding

[ad_1] News Replaced in the XI by Saim Ayub; second concussion in two days for Gladiators A concussion has ruled Faf du Plessis out of the Quetta Gladiators’ ongoing match against the Peshawar Zalmi in Abu Dhabi. du Plessis suffered a blow to the head when he collided with his team-mate Mohammad Hasnain during the […]

Why The Pandemic Might Still Be Messing With Your Sleep + What To Do

[ad_1] Last summer, the AASM confirmed what many of us suspected: The stress and unease of the pandemic were causing sleep disruptions across the country. Its July 2020 survey of 2,007 American adults found that around one-third of people reported COVID-19 was making their sleep quality worse. To track how sleep patterns have shifted over the […]

Hardik Pandya preparing himself to ‘bowl in all games at T20 World Cup’

[ad_1] News “I have to make sure I am fit to be able to bowl and if I bowl, that brings balance to the Indian side” Hardik Pandya is upbeat about returning to full swing with the ball for the T20 World Cup in October and wants to make sure “I bowl in all the […]

‘Torture’ complaint filed in France against UAE official

Complaint by Lebanon-based NGO accuses Ahmed al-Raisi, a candidate for president of Interpol, of playing role in torture of jailed activist Ahmed Mansoor. An NGO campaigning for human rights in the Gulf has filed a complaint in France against a top UAE official running to be president of Interpol, accusing him of being responsible for […]

Hundred experience will boost India Women’s World Cup hopes, says BCCI

[ad_1] News “The idea is for them to get exposure in England,” BCCI treasurer Arun Singh Dhumal says The BCCI has said the participation of its top women players in The Hundred in England will give them much needed experience and exposure to elite opposition ahead of the 50-overs World Cup in New Zealand next […]

Hong Kong activist Agnes Chow released on protest anniversary

The 24-year-old activist served nearly seven months for her role in an unauthorised assembly during anti-government protests in the city in 2019. Hong Kong democracy activist Agnes Chow was released Saturday from prison on the second anniversary of the city’s huge democracy rallies, with police out in force and protests now all but banned. Two thousand officers […]

Chetan Sakariya – ‘Would have been happy just going to Sri Lanka as a net bowler’

[ad_1] The year 2021 has given Chetan Sakariya some of his most cherished memories. But it has also taken away the pillars of his life. In February, his younger brother died by suicide days before the IPL auction. In May, soon after Sakariya impressed in his maiden stint with the Rajasthan Royals, he saw his […]

R Ashwin suggests neutral venues for series that count towards WTC points

[ad_1] News India spinner also thinks New Zealand will come into WTC final ‘with an advantage’, having played England in England in the lead-in A week before the inaugural World Test Championship (WTC) final in Southampton, India offspinner R Ashwin has suggested that one of the tournament’s potential evolutions could be that teams play the […]

India’s squad to Sri Lanka to quarantine in Mumbai from June 14

[ad_1] News They will be tested regularly before departing for Colombo on June 28 The second-string Indian squad for the Sri Lanka series will assemble in Mumbai from June 14 to undergo a two-week quarantine. ESPNcricinfo has learnt that the members of the Indian contingent have been asked to take a Covid-19 test before they […]

This Common Sleep Issue Might Harm Cognitive Performance, Study Finds

[ad_1] Out of all the insomnia symptoms (others include waking up during the night, waking up too early, etc.), this study found that trouble falling asleep was the greatest—and only—predictor of cognitive impairment down the road. Researchers found that those who reported prolonged sleep latency in 2002 were more likely to display worse episodic memory […]