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1988 road rage case: Congress's Navjot Singh Sidhu gets one-year jail sentence

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Navjot Singh Sidhu sentenced to one year in prison in a decades-old road rage case. Supreme Court ruled that Sidhu "intentionally caused hurt" to Gurnam Singh, who was 65, resulting in his death in the incident in 1988. Sidhu was first accused of manslaughter in 1988 when a 65-year-old man died hours after an argument with him in Patiala.See the Story
Europe · London

Matthew Mott named England white-ball head coach

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Matthew Mott named head coach of England's men's white-ball teams. 48-year-old has been in charge of Australia's all-conquering women's team for the past seven years. Mott beat candidates including former England batsman Paul Collingwood to the job.See the Story
Europe · London

Jofra Archer to miss Test match versus India after stress fracture rules him out of English summer

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England bowler Jofra Archer ruled out for rest of the season with stress fracture. The 27-year-old has not played competitively since last July. He was absent for the T20 World Cup and missed the subsequent Ashes tour of Australia. England start a busy home international season with a three-match Test series against New Zealand.See the Story
Cricket · Bangladesh

Bangladesh Spinner Nayeem Hasan Ruled out of Second Test Against Sri Lanka

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Nayeem Hasan is set to miss the second Test against Sri Lanka. He fractured his finger while fielding on the fourth day of the first Test. The timeline could also rule him out of the Test series against West Indies. The second Test begins in Dhaka on 23 May.See the Story
Cricket

Kieron Pollard To Play For Surrey In T20 Blast

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Kieron Pollard will play county cricket for the first time in more than a decade. Pollard announced his retirement from international cricket last month. He will link up with close friend and compatriot Sunil Narine in the Vitality Blast. Surrey confirmed the signing on Friday and Pollard is expected to make his debut in their second home game of the T20 season.See the Story
Cricket

ENG vs NZ 2022: Nicholls, Tickner Among Three From New Zealand Touring Party Test Positive For Covid-19

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Blair Tickner, Henry Nicholls, and bowling coach Shane Jurgensen have tested positive for Covid-19 in Brighton. All three have begun five days of hotel room isolation. Four-day warm-up game against Sussex to go ahead as scheduled. Three-match Test series will begin at Lord's on June 2.See the Story
Cricket

Mark Wood admits frustration over slow progress from elbow surgery

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England fast bowler Mark Wood is not anticipating a Test return until the back end of the summer. The 32-year-old has sought advice from fellow 2019 World Cup-winning paceman Jofra Archer, who has aborted his own comeback from a second elbow operation. Durham team-mate Matthew Potts has been drafted into the squad for England's opener against New Zealand at Lord's.See the Story
Cricket · Bangladesh

Mushfiqur Rahim Set to Miss West Indies Tour Due to Hajj Pilgrimage: Report

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Bangladesh have granted Mushfiqur Rahim leave for West Indies tour. The batsman will travel to Saudi Arabia on June 22 to perform Hajj. Bangladesh are already without four key bowlers, all out with injuries. Bangladesh likely to travel to the West Indies on June 5.See the Story
Cricket · Sydney

Nathan Hauritz appointed as Ireland spin bowling coach

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Former Australia spinner joins after serving coaching apprenticeship with Brisbane Heat and Queensland Fire. Hauritz, 40, took 128 wickets for Australia, playing all three formats in a nine-year international career. He is due to join up with Ireland in August, subject to a work permit being issued.See the Story

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