Top Stories: Your Daily News Roundup – 20th of July 2019
Hello, we’re here with the daily news roundup for Saturday (July 20). Here’re some of the top news stories that subsequently grabbed eyeballs around the world.
Let’s have a look at what is taking place in the cricketing world:
David Miller to Represent Dhaka Dynamites for the BPL 2019-20 Season:
South African star David Miller will play for the one-time champion Dhaka Dynamites in the Bangladesh Premier League. Dynamites have signed him to boost their batting department.
The southpaw is happy to play for Dynamites in the seventh edition of the BPL 2019-20 season.
He will play alongside Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell and Shakib Al Hasan to name a few.
Miller last represented in the BPL back in 2013 when he represented Chittagong Kings.
MS Dhoni is Unavailable for India’s Windies Tour: BCCI Official:
As per the report, BCCI official stated that the former Team India skipper MS Dhoni has made himself unavailable for the upcoming Windies tour. The report suggested that Dhoni is going to spend his time with the regiment.
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On November 1st in 2011, the Indian Territorial Army had conferred the veteran with the honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
Sri Lanka Series is Very Important for us: Tamim Iqbal:
The seasoned campaigner Tamim Iqbal, who was recently announced the captain for the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka, speaking to media, says that Bangladesh, as a team needs to prove a lot.
The southpaw further asserted that it will be an ‘important series’ for the Tigers.
Following the absence of regular skipper Mashrafe Mortaza, Tamim further stated that they need to be positive and keep proving themselves with whatever capacity they could.
Eoin Morgan’s Honest Admission Wins Hearts:
England World Cup-winning skipper Eoin Morgan might be enjoying the adulations he had received post the Three Lions’ victory over New Zealand on the boundary count. But amiable Morgan is personally somewhat troubled by questioning the rules.
The 32-year-old while talking to The Times maintained it was not fair to have a result like that while talking about thrilling Lord’s finale.
Pakistan Cricket Board to Receive Staggering $11.5 Amount From the ICC:
Pakistan Cricket Board will receive a total of staggering $11.5 million. However, they had already received an amount of $6.5 million according to the sources.
Besides, the reports suggested that the first tranche got delayed due to the non-approval of 2017 and 2017 audit.
Tahir Ibn Manzoor