Top 10 Sports News: Kane Williamson will not play IND vs NZ T20 series, a bomb blast near Indian players' hotel
Top 10 Sports News: New Zealand captain Kane Williamson will not play the three-match T20I series against India. At the same time, Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya clarified on the watches worth crores of rupees confiscated at the Mumbai airport.
New Delhi. New Zealand (India vs New Zealand) captain Kane Williamson will not play in the 3 T20 match series against India. Tim Southee has been given command of the team in his place. Williamson has distanced himself from the T20 series in terms of Test preparation. The ICC has been trying for a long time to include cricket in the Olympics. Cricket may be included in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics. Its expectation has also increased because America has got the responsibility of ICC events earlier. The T20 World Cup to be held in 2024 will be jointly organized in West Indies and America. The US is currently an associate member of the ICC.
The head coach of the Indian cricket team, Rahul Dravid, has come up with a new strategy as the coach. Ahead of the T20I series against New Zealand, Dravid admitted that he will have to make a long-term strategy, but the focus will also have to be on the team's victory. He said that separate teams will not be formed for different formats.
New Zealand has announced its team for the 3 T20 series against India starting on Wednesday. The big news is that captain Kane Williamson will not play the series. Tim Southee has been given command of the team in his place. Williamson has distanced himself from the T20 series in terms of Test preparation.
Former Yorkshire cricketer Azim Rafiq called Joe Root a good man but expressed his disappointment that the England Test captain ignored racism. Rafiq spoke about his experiences of racism and favoritism at the club during a hearing in front of UK MPs on the Digital, Culture, Media, and Sports Committee. Root recently condemned racism in Yorkshire County.
England's star cricketer Jos Buttler, who is preparing for the Ashes, is taking inspiration from aggressive wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant's "utterly fearless" attitude during the Indian team's last tour of Australia. In the final two Tests in Sydney and Brisbane, 24-year-old Rishabh Pant's two splendid knocks helped the injury-ridden India win the Test series after coming back from the trail.
The ICC has been trying for a long time to include cricket in the Olympics. Cricket may be included in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics. Its expectation has also increased because America has got the responsibility of ICC events earlier. The T20 World Cup to be held in 2024 will be jointly organized in West Indies and America. The US is currently an associate member of the ICC.
The International Cricket Council has released the list of eight men's tournaments and the names of the organizers to be held from 2024 to 2031. 17 member countries submitted their bids to host eight men's white-ball ICC events to be held from 2024 to 2031. In this, Pakistan has also got the right to host an ICC event this time. Between 2024 and 2031, two ICC ODI World Cups, 4 T20 World Cups, and 2 Champions Trophies are to be played. Out of these, Pakistan has got the right to host the Champions Trophy to be held in 2025.
Hardik Pandya has clarified on his expensive watches confiscated by the Customs Department at Mumbai Airport. He said that on reaching Mumbai, I had gone to the customs counter at the airport to pay the customs duty for the goods I had brought from Dubai. False information is being spread about me on social media. I have informed myself about all the baggage to the customs officials present at the airport.
Australia won the T20 World Cup title for the first time by defeating New Zealand by 8 wickets. Opener David Warner's role was important in making the team the champion. He played a match-winning inning of 53 runs in the final. Sunrisers Hyderabad team assistant coach Brad Haddin revealed that Warner was not dropped from the playing XI by Sunrisers Hyderabad due to poor form. The reason for Warner's exclusion from the playing XI was different from 'cricket'.
India made it to the finals of the men's, women's, and mixed team events of the Asian Archery Championships, ensuring its three medals in the prestigious continental event. India is also in the race for a bronze medal after losing in the semi-finals in the compound men's, women's, and recurve mixed team events.
Bomb blasts took place near the team hotel in the capital Kampala of Indian para-badminton players taking part in the Uganda Para-Badminton International tournament. At least 3 people died in 2 bomb blasts. Gaurav Khanna, head coach of the Indian para-badminton team, said the blasts happened about 100 meters from the hotel, but everyone was safe. nothing to worry about.