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7 Players Who Could Be The Biggest Game Changers in Upcoming ICC World Cup 2019

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Game Changers in Upcoming ICC World Cup 2019

The most awaited ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is all set to begin on 30th May 2019 for which most of you would be waiting to begin. The tournament is supposed to be held at England and Wales. A total of ten nations would be fighting with each other to win the most prestigious trophy. You would found a bunch of players on the field fighting against each other in their own form. During ICC, you will find India’s Hardik Pandya to West Indies’ Andre Russell playing on the field in the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 and we cannot afford to miss the show. We have prepared a list of the players who could be the biggest Game Changers in Upcoming ICC World Cup.

Have a look at some of the superstars who could win the trophy for their country.

1. Andre Russell (West Indies)

He is one of the hardest hitters of the ball among other players from his team. He is popularly known for his ball hitting ability unlike other contemporary batsmen like Virender Sehwag and Adam Gilchrist who can inflict fear in any bowler. During the IPL, Russell has performed flawlessly instead being a singlehanded player, where he hit nearly 52 sixes. He has won many games for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).

2. Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh)

Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh)

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A 32-years-old, Shakib is one of the superb senior players from his squad. He is a left-hander and high-quality batsmen and a wily spinner. Well, the hosts are eyeing their maiden World Cup crown and to achieve this in real, Shakib has to remain on the top of his game while playing the match with his superb batting and bowling skills. So far, he has the highest score of 134 not out and best bowling of 5 for 47.

3. Hardik Pandya (India)

Hardik Pandya (India)

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Well, Hardik Pandya has come back with a much stronger aura on the field after a long gap of a break due to some off-field controversies and health-related issues. But this all could not stop him where he wanted to be. His mind-blowing hitting and seamless bowling went a long way in Mumbai Indians securing an unpredictable fourth IPL title.

4. Shoaib Malik (Pakistan)

Pakistan’s all-rounder player, Shoaib Malik will be playing his 2nd World Cup this year. Till the date, he has played a total of 282 ODIs for his country. So far, he has secured the highest score of 143 and best bowling of 4 for 19.

5. Angelo Mathews (Sri Lanka)

Angelo Mathews from Sri Lanka is another hit players from his squad. He would be playing his third World Cup this year. Mathews has scored 5380 runs in 203 ODIs he has played for his country Sri Lanka. He has played 203 ODIs for his country.

6. Marcus Stoinis (Australia)

Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis will be making his World Cup debut this year. Till date, Marcus Stoinis has played 33 ODIs for his country. Stoinis has scored 963 runs by batting in 31 innings and have taken 26 wickets by bowling in 31 innings. He has the highest score of 33 not out and best bowling of 3 for 16.

7. Chris Gayle (West Indies)

He is best known for his destructive batsmen ability in the world of cricket. During IPL match, he has scored 424 runs in 5 ODIs along with 2 centuries and the highest score of 162. He is like a terror among the bowlers for his mind-blowing ability to cross any boundary while playing on the field.

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Sourav Ganguly is All Set To Elect for The Post of BCCI President, Says Welfare of Cricketers will be The Top Most Priority

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Sourav Ganguly whom we love to call as ‘Dada’ is one of the most loved Indian captains among the peoples. He is ready to ready to take challenges ahead in his life as he is all set to take over the position of the next BCCI president from October 23rd. The former Indian captain will file his nomination for the presidential election. According to the recent media reports, he will be serving as the BCCI president for only 10 months. After completing that period, he will go off for a cooling period from July 2020.

Earlier than this, Ganguly has been holding posts in the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) for the past five years where he is currently serving as president and an administrator.

Sourav will look after first-class cricketers and their financial interest

Sourav will look after first-class cricketers

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Before getting nominated to this post, Sourav has made everything steer clear. He said, “My top- priority as BCCI president will be to look after first-class cricketers and their financial interest.”

He told media, ‘That’s the rule. So we will have to deal with it. My first priority will be to look after first-class cricketers. I had requested the CoA and they have not listened. Ranji Trophy cricket will be the focus. To take care of cricketers’ financial interest’.

Sourav aims to improve hampered image of BCCI

Sourav aims to improve hampered image of BCCI

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Ganguly further said, “He is looking forward to improving BCCI’s hampered image and he is delighted to get appointed on the post of BCCI president”.

He further said, ‘I am happy with the appointment because this is the time when BCCI’s image has got hampered and it’s a great opportunity for me to do something. Whether you are elected unopposed or otherwise, it’s a big responsibility because it is the biggest organization in the world of cricket. India is a powerhouse. It will be a challenge’.

Sourav Gangulyi is the new BCCI President

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We all know that dada is not new in taking the toughest challenges. Once he got roped in the match-fixing scandal in the year 2000 after when he took over as captain and has transformed the history of Indian cricket. We all are hoping for the best for his upcoming BCCI presidential elections.

Cricketers wish him all the best for the new inning as BCCI president… here are few tweets

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Take Some Inspiration from Para-athlete Manasi Joshi Who Wins Gold at Para-Badminton World Championship on A Prosthetic Leg

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Manasi Joshi Para-Badminton World Championship

Recently Kun Banega Crorepati was celebrating International Day of the girl child on October 11, where the co-host called two of the special guest namely, Manasi Joshi and Deepa Malik. Both of them are really very inspiring if you know their story. Also, Big B has celebrated his birthday on 11th October and has appraised both of them for their struggle and hard work they have put in to get there they wanted from the beginning. Manasi Joshi is a Para-badminton athlete and Deepa Malik is Paralympic medallist. Let’s know more about them.

Manasi won Rs. 25 lakh on the show KBC

Manasi won Rs. 25 lakh on the show KBC

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Did you know that Manasi has won Rs. 25 lakh on the KBC? But her this achievement did not overshadow her hard work and determination that she followed to become a pro in Badminton like her father as she started playing badminton with her father at the age of 6. Over a month ago, Manasi had won the Para-Badminton World Championships which was a day before when PV Sindhu won the World Championships but still she did not get much attention among the people which Manasi has got.

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Manasi’s real life is full of struggle

Manasi’s real life is full of struggle

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Manasi’s real life is filled with lots of struggle. Fighting all odds, she managed to win the gold. Though she doesn’t have her left leg as she lost that in a truck accident. But she wasn’t disheartened even after happening this. She continued with her passion for Badminton and started rigorous training to become well trained. She used to practice and play along with a prosthetic leg. In 2014, she won a silver medal in her first national-level tournament. While in 2015, she has won gold and all because of her struggle and hard work.

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Manasi is the epitome of inspiration to each one of us

Manasi Joshi is the epitome of inspiration to each one of us

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Despite facing so many hardships in her life, she managed to struggle and achieved all that she always wanted. We all could imagine that playing with one natural leg is not easy at all. We must say athletes like her should be encouraged and praised for what they have achieved from her struggle. She should also be given equal importance like everyone gave to PV Sindhu as she also deserves to be in the limelight.

We must support and encourage them to get better ahead. We wish you all the best Manasi. May you get the best of all in the future.

Also read: Meet Padma Shree Awardee Subhasini Mistry Who Did So Much To Build A Hospital for the Poor

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Son of A UP Truck Driver Rinku Singh Makes His Way To Wrestling Promotion WWE After Facing So Many Struggles

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No one knows what you are going to get next in your life or what has life planned for you? There are many examples that are a perfect example that shows nothing is hard in life to achieve. It just needs your strong will and determination to get the success in your life. Doesn’t matter whether you are rich or poor, lives in a village or city. Today, we will talk about a man, Rinku Singh who hails from a small village of Bhadohi in Uttar Pradesh who is very inspiring for all of us as his hard work pays off and he is doing great in WWF.

Let me tell you Rinku Singh is not any celebrity, he is a son of a truck driver who has worked very hard to make his way to World Wrestling Entertainment’s (WWE) developmental territory NXT.

He has nine siblings in all who all lived in a one-room house with not enough water and electricity. Though facing so many hardships in life, he has managed to achieve what he wanted.

Rinku Singh

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Rinku says, “My drive has always been to give my family a better life and to represent my country. I look back and I see my father who was a truck driver raising my siblings and I. He worked 24/7 to give us everything we ever needed”.

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Growing up in a family that found it difficult to sustain, Rinku Singh had a dream that rose higher in the face of austerity. His first interest though was javelin throw and track and field.

Rinku Singh

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He says of his interest in the sports, “As a little boy, growing up in a village in Uttar Pradesh, I had just one dream which was to represent my nation in the Olympics. Back then, I was really interested in Javelin throw and track and field and also qualified for the India Camp for the Olympics.”

But life has planned something else for him he did not get what he had planned. He didn’t get through in either of the sports and had decided to make a change and take up some other challenge in life. He even worked in reality show ‘Million Dollar Arm’ organized by Los Angeles sports agent J.B. Bernstein, who was in search of Major League talent on the subcontinent.

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Rinku Singh

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For which he has to say “I took part in the search for the ‘Million Dollar Arm’ and ended up going to the U.S for baseball. For me, baseball was a unique segment and platform to represent my nation in a sport that is not common to Indians.”

Despite trying everything in his life, he was still not happy and satisfied with his progress. So, he decided to take a plunge to a new sport in 2018 and i.e. wrestling. He signed a contract with WWE in 2018. He knew that this sport was challenging for him but still he was pretty confident.

Rinku Singh

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He says, “I have always been athletic. From track and field to professional baseball to now professional wrestling, being athletic has allowed me to transition quite smoothly. There are undoubtedly challenges for anyone doing something new and different.”

He also adds, “Learning techniques and being able to do things in the right way are very important to mastering anything you do. My patience and willingness to learn are what I think has also allowed me to pursue these sporting forms.”

Also read: 7 Lesser Known Facts About Star Cricketer Rohit Sharma “The Hit Man”

After fighting all the challenges, he won his first match of WWE. On winning he got emotional.

Rinku Singh

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He says, “It got me very emotional! – While it is sports entertainment, the emotion of it all really gets to you. I felt it that day as a performer and as an athlete. You could feel the audience with you as they cheered me on,” he talks about the victory.

He said that it was the victory over sacrifices that he has made in his life as he lived his life without comfort. Now after winning debut, he is making his better name in WWE and is looking for future assignments and victory. Now he is planning to represent India in WrestleMania and win the title.

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