In the world of sports, a lot of such news appeared from Thursday to Friday, which attracted the attention of fans. The first game of the T20 series between India and Ireland was the most talked about game everywhere. So Jaydev Unadkat surprised everyone by suddenly turning to the county. Prithvi Shaw’s injury was considered serious when news of another player’s injury broke. In addition, the entry of old stars into the US Masters T10 League has also made fans curious. Let’s see the big news of this sports world.
These are the 10 big news in the sports world
The three-game T20 International series between India and Ireland begins on Friday 18th August. All matches in this series will be played at The Village, Malahide in Dublin. The second and third game will be played on August 20th and 23rd. At the same time, a yellow warning due to rain was issued in Dublin ahead of the first game. Apart from that, the chance of rain is around 80 percent in various reports.
Sussex shared the press release on its official Twitter page, saying Jaydev Unadkat has joined the team. He will be available for the Durham, Leicestershire and Derbyshire games. We tell you that Pujara captained Sussex last season while Unadkat will be making his county cricket debut. Unadkat was part of Team India’s Test and ODI squads on the recent West Indies tour.
The New Zealand team defeated hosts UAE in the first game of the three-game T20 series by 19 runs. The wicket fell on the first ball in both innings of that game. Aryansh Sharma, 18, also had a great record with an inning of 60 runs in his T20 debut. The second and third games of the series will be played on August 19th and 20th.
Injuries have become a serious problem in Indian cricket in recent days. Whether at international or domestic level, the fitness of Indian players remains in question. Ahead of the Asian Cup and World Cup, the fitness of KL Rahul and Shreyas Iyer is a concern. Prithvi Shaw, who was in excellent form, was also injured at the Royal London Cup of England on Wednesday. Now, opener Devdutt Padikkal himself confirmed on Thursday that he will be out of cricket for three to four weeks due to a thumb fracture.
The first season of the US Masters T10 League will be played from August 18th to 27th. Six teams – California Knights, New York Warriors, Texas Chargers, New Jersey Legends, Morrisville Unity and Atlanta Riders – compete in this tournament. A total of 26 T10 matches will be played for the trophy over the next 10 days. Involved are Irfan Pathan, Robin Uthappa, S. Sreesanth, Gautam Gambhir, Suresh Raina and Yusuf Pathan who have retired from international cricket.
The 2023 Asian Cup match will be played between India and Pakistan on September 2nd. Ticket prices for this game are skyrocketing. A normal stand ticket per ticket is sold for 30 US dollars, that is 2500 rupees. At the same time, people have to spend 10,000 rupees to get tickets to VIP booth. Speaking of the VVIP booth, fans will have to spend up to US$300 or Rs.25,000 per ticket to get it. Visit the website for ticket information.
The New Zealand team will travel to Bangladesh to reinforce preparations for the ODI World Championships in India. She will play ODI and test series on this tour. The three ODIs will be very important for their World Cup preparations. The New Zealand team will be doing this tour in September. This will be New Zealand’s first tour of Bangladesh in 10 years. The last time the Kiwi team toured Bangladesh was in 2013.
Prithvi Shaw is ruled out of the upcoming 2023 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy due to injury. He injured his knee while playing for Northamptonshire County club in a match of the 2023 ODI Cup on 13 August and missed most of the opening games of the Indian season. Mumbai Cricket Association officials reportedly spoke to Shaw on August 17 and discussed the timing of his injury. Shaw is expected to be out of the team for two to three months and is currently being monitored by the BCCI medical team in London.
As well as captaining T20 International, Jasprit Bumrah will also be making his debut in white ball cricket. While he will captain Team India at the 11th T20 International, he will also be the first bowler to take command of Team India at the T20 International. He had previously captained India in just one friendly. This series is also an audition to show his fitness for the Asian Cup and World Cup.
A special video released by the Pakistan Cricket Board on August 14 sparked controversy over Imran Khan’s absence. After that, many veterans, including Wasim Akram, raised their voices. PCB corrected the error in the new video and updated the video to correct the error. After that, the question now arises whether Pakistan didn’t include Wasim Akram in the new video and removed it. While he was involved in the first video.