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Badani - Adapting to the conditions

August 05, 2003 16:00 IST
  August 5, 2003 | 15:35 IST

Hemang Badani - Adapting to the conditions

Hemang Badani, who captained India A for the one-day part of their 11-match unbeaten tour of England, spoke to Wisden CricInfo shortly after he had returned home to Chennai. He told Anand Vasu why A tours are crucial in a player's development.

Vaughan has to become Mr Nasty

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I'd bring Thorpe back tomorrow: Donald

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South Africa's second spot secured

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Indoor cricket corporate tournament in Kolkata

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Ntini's Lord's carnage leaves cattle restless

At any celebratory event in the rural Eastern Cape village of Mdingi, Makhaya Ntini's late grandfather would slaughter one of his prized herd of cattle.

The spin dilemma

It has been said too many times, on too many occasions by too many prominent cricketing minds to be ignored. West Indies cricket needs a spinner of quality to complete a nicely rounded unit which seems to be emerging. The bowling attack needs variety and depth to conquer the world's best teams.

Issue 4 of Cricket Quarterly outlines ICC's view on technology

The fourth issue of the ICC's newsletter Cricket Quarterly is available from Tuesday.

EU says foreign quotas are illegal

The development of young British rugby players and cricketers could be hampered by a European court ruling that may prove as influential on the two sports as the Bosman ruling was in football.

England skipper's battle with the boys

If Michael Vaughan needs inspiration after a disappointing start to his career as England captain, he should have a word with Clare Connor.

Border backs Warne comeback

Alan Border believes Shane Warne will be able to make an immediate return for Australia when his 12-month drug ban ends next February.

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