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‘Facetime me with the trophy’: Jos Buttler’s farewell message to Rajasthan Royals as England captain heads for T20 World Cup | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Talented wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler bid adieu to the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) as he gears up to join the England squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup. Ahead of the mega tournament, England are also scheduled to face Pakistan in the four-match T20I series, starting May 22 and Buttler will be leading the Three Lions against the Green Shirts.With England aiming to retain their title in the prestigious tournament, Buttler's leadership as captain will be pivotal to their campaign. His ability to lead by example and inspire the team will play a crucial role in England's quest for success on the global stage.In the IPL 2024 season, Buttler has showcased his exceptional form, accumulating a remarkable tally of 359 runs in just 11 matches, including two centuries.Raj...

Legendary James Anderson to retire during England’s home summer | – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The most prolific fast bowler in Test cricket history, James Anderson, is reportedly gearing up for his swan song in the upcoming home season for England, according to a UK media report.Earlier this year, during England's tour of India, Anderson achieved the remarkable feat of becoming the first pacer to reach the milestone of 700 wickets in Test cricket. As he prepares to take the field one last time with the England team, the legendary Australian spinner Shane Warne's record of 708 wickets in the format could be within Anderson's reach.According to 'The Guardian', Anderson has been told by England's Test team coach Brendon McCullum that they are looking at the future, with an eye on the Ashes 2025-26 in Australia, which means that end of the road is near for the 41-year-old...