Pat Cummins grabbed two wickets in his first over before a New Zealand XI recovered to make 215 in a one-day practice match Monday that marked a return to Australian duty for Steve Smith and David Warner after their ball-tampering bans.
Extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani ravaged parts of Odisha Friday, especially the coastal areas. The storm killed 34 people in the State. Bengal, on the other hand, experienced heavy rain but no loss of life was reported.
Australia’s top internationals might be missing due to inter-board politics but the second edition of the Women’s T20 Challenge starting today will provide an ideal opportunity to the younger Indian players to raise their level in company of the game’s biggest stars.
Sources say that Shiva Rajkumar has already watched Viswasam and expressed his interest to be a part of the remake. He loved Ajith’s performance in the emotional drama and said that the content of the film will work with the Kannada audience.