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Washington Sundar’s father reveals an interesting story behind his son’s unique name
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Washington Sundar’s father reveals an interesting story behind his son’s unique name

India’s young talent Washington Sundar has impressed everyone with his all-round capabilities ever since he made his international debut. Washington played his maiden Test at Gabba in Brisbane against Australia and scored a vital 62 in the first innings where the Ajinkya Rahane and Co. were struggling on 161/5.The all-rounder also picked up three wickets in the first essay, followed by one in the second. He contributed with 22 runs during India’s epic chase and marked his name in history. Due to his spectacular performance in the Brisbane Test, the Chennai-lad was picked for the home series against England.The Tamil Nadu cricketer proved his mettle in the recently concluded first Test at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. When the Virat Kohli-led side was reeling at 221/6, Washington p...
TN includes Natarajan in Vijay Hazare Trophy squad
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TN includes Natarajan in Vijay Hazare Trophy squad

India's new pace sensation T. Natarajan was on Wednesday named in the Tamil Nadu squad for the upcoming Vijay Hazare Trophy one-day tournament.The experienced Dinesh Karthik, who led the state to a memorable triumph in the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 tournament, has been named captain of the 20-member squad.Left-arm pacer Natarajan, who became the first Indian cricketer to make his international debut across all three formats during the same tour in Australia, is not part of the India squad for the first two Tests against England in Chennai.He was part of the XI that claimed the series-clinching win in the Brisbane Test against Australia after having his ODI and T20 debut during the tour. Natarajan: Did not expect making my India debut in Australia  All-rounder Baba Aparajith was na...
Syed Mushtaq Trophy Final: Dominant Tamil Nadu lifts second title with seven-wicket win over Baroda – sportstar
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Syed Mushtaq Trophy Final: Dominant Tamil Nadu lifts second title with seven-wicket win over Baroda – sportstar

After losing the title to Karnataka last year by a solitary run, Tamil Nadu bounced back this season in commanding fashion as it defeated Baroda by seven wickets to clinch its second Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 at the Motera stadium in Ahmedabad on Sunday.It was a clinical campaign for Tamil Nadu - unbeaten throughout the league - which chased down Baroda’s modest score of 120 with two overs to spare.The victory was set up by left-arm spinner M. Siddharth, playing his first match this year, who wrecked Baroda’s top-order with a four-wicket haul (4/20). HIGHLIGHTS |  Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Final Highlights: Tamil Nadu beats Baroda by seven wickets to lift second title  TN’s chase was facilitated by opener C. Hari Nishaanth’s 35 before B. Aparajith (29 n.o.) and Dinesh Karthik (22) en...
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Final Live Score: Dinesh Karthik’s TN takes on Baroda in title clash tn vs baroda toss – sportstar
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Final Live Score: Dinesh Karthik’s TN takes on Baroda in title clash tn vs baroda toss – sportstar

Hello and welcome to Sportstar's live coverage of the final of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 between Tamil Nadu and Baroda being played at the Motera Stadium in Ahmedabad.Numbers gameBaroda's nervy double triumph - Baroda's first title triumph came against Punjab in the 2011/12 season. Irfan Pathan's all-round show (36 and 2/24) helped Baroda beat Punjab by eight runs in a close finish. Baroda returned to the final in the 2013/14 season and take on Uttar Pradesh in the final. Batting first, Baroda made 144 in 20 overs and edged out UP by three runs in yet another nervy finish to the title.  Tamil Nadu, the inaugural champ- Tamil Nadu was the first champion of the tournament in its 2006/07 edition with a young Dinesh Karthik leading the side. In the final, TN chased down Punjab's to...
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Disciplined Baroda beats Punjab to set final date with Tamil Nadu
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Disciplined Baroda beats Punjab to set final date with Tamil Nadu

A disciplined Baroda outclassed Punjab by 25 runs in the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy semifinal at Ahmedabad on Friday.Batting first, Baroda paced its innings well to post 160 for three, before the bowlers cut Punjab down to 135 for eight.Punjab fell out of contention quite early in the chase, when left-arm pacer Lukman Meriwala picked up form openers Abhishek Sharma (5) and Prabhsimran Singh (15) cheaply. Left-arm spinner Ninad Rathva kept the pressure on, dismissing Anmolpreet Singh (15) and Ramandeep Singh (6).HIGHLIGHTS | Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy Semifinal 2 Highlights: Baroda beats Punjab to meet Tamil Nadu in final Medium pacer Babashafi Pathan put the final nail in the coffin when he got Gurkeerat Mann (39, 37b, 3x4, 1x6) to lob a catch to deep point. Gurkeerat left with the req...
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Jagadeesan fifty guides Tamil Nadu to fifth consecutive win
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Jagadeesan fifty guides Tamil Nadu to fifth consecutive win

N.Jagadeesan scored his fourth successive half-century to help Tamil Nadu beat Bengal by eight wickets in an Elite Group B match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 cricket tournament at the Eden Gardens here on Tuesday.Bengal scored 163 for eight. Tamil Nadu achieved the target in 18 overs to secure its fifth consecutive win and reach the quarterfinals.Bengal, inserted in, lost wickets at regular intervals. Baba Aparajith employed his quicker deliveries to bowl Vivek Singh (7) and Shreevats Goswami (21, 17b, 2x4, 1x6).READ | Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Karnataka wins to stay in the hunt for last-eight berth Meanwhile, Suvankar Bal (14) perished trying to dominate R.Sai Kishore.Shahbaz Ahmed was run out and Manoj Tiwary was stumped as Bengal was 87 for five.Nevertheless, Kaif Ahmed (63 n...
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 Live Score: Kaif, Majumdar rebuild Bengal innings vs Tamil Nadu
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Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy T20 Live Score: Kaif, Majumdar rebuild Bengal innings vs Tamil Nadu

Hello and welcome to Sportstar's live coverage of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021 matches being played in six cities across India.TAMIL NADU     vs  149/7 (19 overs)  BENGAL Bengal 149/7 after 18 overs: OUT! The Malinga-Bumrah amalgamation is pretty evident as G Periyaswamy has cleaned up the Bengal skipper with a snorter! A slinging yorker crashes onto the stumps.  Kaif at the other end scampers for every ball and his partner Nandi runs himself out after failing to keep up with the pace of the death overs.  Anustup Majumdar b Periyaswamy 34 (22b 4x4 0x6), Arnab Nandi run out (KB Arun Karthik/Periyaswamy) 1 Bengal 122/5 after 16 overs: Bengal on the move. Skipper Majumdar has come out with an intent to go after the bowlers. His ally Kaif has held one end well. M Mohammed is blown away...