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5. Jonny Bairstow (Sunrisers Hyderabad) In IPL 2019, Bairstow played just 10 matches before returning to England for his World Cup duty. But in that time, the wicketkeeper batsman made a massive impact while pairing with David Warner at the totem pole position. Bairstow made 445 runs from 10 matches at 55.62 and at a strike-rate of 157.24 with a hundred and two fifties. He will miss a couple of matches in IPL 2020 too if England's ODI series against Australia goes ahead as per schedule. But Bairstow can kick up Bair(Storm) if clicks and there is every chance of it too. … [Read more...] about IPL 2020: These batsmen are top contenders for Orange Cap. Know them!
"Like the issue of bowling actions, it is a similar emphasis on short-term results that has led to the scourge of overage players in junior matches," Dravid explained. "That entire exercise begins when a coach alters a player's date of birth so that he can take part in a local tournament. The parents are happy to accept the value of an extra year or two, particularly in junior cricket and, academically at middle school. … [Read more...] about Age-fudging no different from fixing – Dravid
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FacebookTwitterFacebook MessengerPinterestEmailprintOver a third of all players have experienced either late or non-payment problems in a host of domestic T20 leagues across the world, according to the latest annual players' report. The Men's Global Employment Report 2020, put together by the global players' body, Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA), found that 34% of all players had experienced payment troubles. … [Read more...] about FICA finds players with pay issues from six T20 leagues, including BPL