He made his Test debut at age 22 against England at Kensington Oval in 1948 under the captaincy of George Headley. His final match was against Pakistan in Trinidad a decade later.
The 36-year-old, who has officiated in three Tests, 24 ODIs and 16 T20Is, replaces England’s Nigel Llong and is the third from his country to make the prestigious panel after Srinivas Venkatraghavan and Sundaram Ravi.
“Sanjay Dobal’s untimely death is devastating news for the cricketing world,” Vinod Tihara, DDCA Secretary said in a statement.
Irfan was part of India’s 2013 Champions Trophy squad and was also a vital cog in the team’s wheel in 2007 when they lifted the inaugural WorldT20 trophy.
Holder said that anti-racism briefings should become part of the pre-series routine alongwith briefings on doping and corruption.
India had entered the World Cup with zero expectations and nobody really considered them as a title contender, considering the inexperience the team had of playing ODI cricket.
Current MCC President Kumar Sangakkara has been invited to remain in the role for a second twelve-month tenure due to the impact of COVID-19 on the cricketing landscape.
“In the meantime, Misbah-ul-Haq is reviewing the training schedule in England and is firming up plans for reserve players to be tested as a backup.”
The second test was necessitated after a member of Archer’s household felt unwell over the weekend, thus delaying his arrival at the camp.
Dhoni led India superbly to become the first captain in the world to have won all ICC trophies here seven years ago on June 23 as his wards beat hosts England by five runs in a rain-curtailed 20-over ICC Champions Trophy ODI final.
Imad Wasim and Usman Shinwari, also screened in Rawalpindi, have tested negative and, as such, will travel to Lahore on June 24.
On Sunday, social media was filled with posts about Irfan’s death. However, the Pakistan bowler has put an end on all such speculations from his official Twitter handle and also urged people not to spread fake news.
A left—arm spinner, while Goel never managed to break into the Indian team, he took 750 wickets in a 24—year career for Haryana.
Sachin captained India in 73 ODIs and 25 Tests between 1996 to 2000.
Pujara, who batted for 11 hours in that innings, said that the 199-run stand he shared with wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha, who also scored a ton, was crucial.
Last week, Afridi had announced on Twitter that he has tested positive for novel coronavirus.
Ayanti was the youngest of four siblings. For the past one year, she has been part of Tripura’s Under-19 team and also took part in a T20 tournament for the state in U-23 age group.
Compton said he had bumped into Kohli’s ex-girlfriend before the start of the series at a gathering in Ahmedabad in which former cricketers Kevin Pietersen and Yuvraj Singh were also present.
Former India batsman Gautam Gambhir wished former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi a speedy recovery from coronavirus.