India and Afghanistan to face each other for the first time in a single Test match on June 14.
One could say that he was not given a longer rope and could have played a few more matches had Ajinkya Rahane not recovered from his injury and played against Bangladesh in the one-off test in February 2017.
Nicknamed the "Afghan Afridi" for his wicket-taking celebration mirroring those of Pakistan's mercurial all-rounder Shahid Afridi, Khan has taken world cricket by storm with successes in major T20 competitions like the Indian Premier League, the Caribbean Premier League and the Big Bash in Australia.
His whole inclusion in the DD squad for the IPL was in doubts due to his wife Hasin Jahan's allegations against him regarding match fixing and domestic abuse.
Having been his team-mate in both worldwide cricket and the IPL, Nabi summed up what made Rashid stand out from other legspinners, and why he might give India some problems when he dons Test-match whites for the first time. "I would like to take that confidence to the games I play in future", he concluded. He only picked up three wickets at an economy rate of 10.40 before getting dropped.
Sharing the experience of facing Mujeeb in the nets while playing for Kings XI Punjab, Karun said that he read the mystery spinner off his hands and felt it is the best way to go about it.
Wetherspoon to stop selling champagne ahead of Brexit
Kopparberg, a popular cider made in Sweden, will still be stocked because production is moving to Britain after Brexit. Under the plan, British wheat beer and alcohol-free beer will replace the current beers brewed in Germany.
Federal Reserve statement and interest rate decision, June 2018
It was the Fed's seventh rate increase since it began tightening credit in 2015, and it followed an increase in March this year. Negative for gold though is that the central bank also forecasts tame inflation pressures throughout year.
Production-ready Aston Martin Rapide AMR to launch at Le Mans 2018
Aston Martin says it only plans to make just 210 of the cars to sell worldwide, each priced from $240,000. The Silhouette gets a full-length contrasting stripe in China Grey or Clubsport White instead.
Saini is now one of the quickest red ball bowlers in domestic circuit and has been touted by many as one for the future after his consistent Ranji Trophy performance in the past two seasons. It's been a while now since I was part of the Test team.
He has bagged a total of 96 wickets in 31 first-class matches he played while he has grabbed 31 wickets in 20 List A games. The announcement came after Mohd. Shami has been replaced by Delhi quick Navdeep Saini, said a BCCI release on Monday.
Meanwhile, the Indian team is set to undergo a fitness test, called "yo-yo" test. "Nevertheless India have the stronger batting line-up of the two teams and their variety in attack could help negate England's middle-order strength if the openers continue to fail".
The Indian pacer Mohammad Shami has failed to clear fitness test at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru.
He also had a narrow escape in an accident before enduring a poor IPL. Shami tested his hamstring while bowling in the nets on the first day of India's training sessions in Bangalore. "A request was also made for Ankit Rajpoot, but the Uttar Pradesh fast bowler is unwell", the board said.