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Cricketer Manish Pandey to get hitched today

 Surat:  Indian batsman Manish Pandey on Sunday revealed that he is going to get married today. Skipper Pandey played a crucial knock of 60 runs off 45 balls when Karnataka lifted the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy after defeating Tamil Nadu by one run yesterday.


On being asked about preparation for the upcoming West Indies series in the post match presentation ceremony, Pandey replied: "Yaa definitely, but before that there is one more big series to come, getting married tomorrow." "It will be a good one and yaa I am ready for the series," he added. India and West Indies are slated to play three T 201s and as many ODIs. The first T 201 will be played on December 6 at Hyderabad. India's squad for 3 T201s: Virat Kohli (C), Rohit Sharma (VC), KL Rahul, Shreyas lyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (WK), Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Ravindra Jadeja, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Deepak Chahar, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Sanju Samson.

Hockey India nominates Rani Rampal for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

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Test series win against Australia very big thing for any cricketer: Ishant Sharma

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