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1) First it was Australian captain Ricky Ponting who wanted super sub rule to be done away with.. then South African captain - Greame Smith joined in. And now the latest - The ODI series between the two countries started today and both the teams have decided to not use their super subs. Which means that they will name a super sub for every match, but will never use them. By this way, they will keep the rules of international cricket intact, and also get what they want....What do you think??
2) England have called for three replacements to their cricket team as they struggle to put together 11 fit players for the first test at Nagpur. Marcus Trescothick - vice captain of England cricket team and one of the most important batting pillars of them, returned home shortly after he got out in the match against board president eleven. The reason of Trescothick leaving this way is still not known.
England A team is touring Caribbean right now and the probables are - Alastair Cook, the 21-year-old Essex opener. He arrives in India today with James Anderson. The third seems likely to be Owais Shah. Read more...
3) India really outplayed Pakistan in the recently concluded ODI series, and fielding was something very decisive. So now Pakistan cricket control board has employed an American fielding coach.. seems like a good idea. Read more.
4) Playing with venues has been a favourite news making idea for BCCI, and they seem to work harder on it now. The have again changed the venues for the Champions trophy, that will be played in India in September. Here is about the proposed venues..