At times, you need to play boring cricket: Dhoni
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After guiding the team to an exciting tri-nation ODI series triumph, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni made it clear that he is ready to play "boring cricket" while chasing low scores if it ensures a victory for his team. "At times in these low scoring ...
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Cricketers have brought disrepute to game by illegal practices: Bishen Singh Bedi
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Blaming players for changing cricket's reputation for the worse, he said, "From the length of the pitch, weight of the ball to height of the stumps, nothing has changed. But change is in the producers, directors and actors of the game. The tamasha is ...
Cricketers have brought disrepute to game by illegal practices: Bishan Singh Bedi
But when cricket was invented, it was to pull people out of depression. So there was no need to have an 'induced entertainment.' "I feel strongly that IPL is doing a lot of harm to the youth of the country. It makes the youth realise saturation point ...
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