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Never planned to be captain, says Stokes

Never planned to be captain, says Stokes

Sydney, Jan 3 (UNI) England all-rounder Ben Stokes revealed he never harboured ambition of leading England’s Test team, and backed Joe Root to continue as captain.
Root's captaincy has come under scanner after the England's horror show at the ongoing Ashes series. England is lagging 0-3 in the five match series.
"I've never really had an ambition to be a captain," Stokes told reporters at a conference.

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Army's cricket premier league kicks off in Jammu

18 May 2022 | 3:00 PM

Jammu, May 18 (UNI) The month long cricket premier league organised by the Nagrota headquartered White Knight Corps commenced on Wednesday in Gharota area here in the city outskirts.

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India names FIH Hockey 5s squad

18 May 2022 | 2:40 PM

New Delhi, May 18 (UNI) Hockey India on Wednesday named a nine-member men's hockey team which will represent the country in the inaugural edition of the FIH Hockey 5s to be held at Lausanne, Switzerland, on June 5 and 6.

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Archery WC: Compound women team bags bronze

18 May 2022 | 1:43 PM

Gwangju (South Korea), May 18 (UNI) Indian compound women's team clinched a bronze medal after beating Turkey. While men's compound team paved their way to the finals of the Archery World Cup Stage II here on Wednesday.

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Unfancied Praloy Sahoo leads with 7 points after completion of 8 rounds at FIDE rating chess

18 May 2022 | 1:26 PM

Kolkata, May 18 (UNI) At the end of the eighth and penultimate round, young and unfancied Praloy Sahoo was the sole leader with 7 points in the DD-DBCA Open Fide Rating Chess Tournament, being organised by Dhanuka Dhunseri Dibyendu Barua Chess Academy here.

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SRH captain Williamson to fly back for child's birth

18 May 2022 | 1:17 PM

Mumbai, May 18 (UNI) Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) skipper Kane Williamson will leave the Indian Premier League (IPL) bubble to travel back to New Zealand for the birth of his second child, the franchise said on Wednesday.

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