Cricket World Cup 2023: The curious case of Yuzvendra Chahal and World Cups

Despite being one of the finest wrist-spinners in limited-overs cricket in the recent past, Yuzvendra Chahal has not had the opportunity to play a World Cup game yet. He missed the bus in 2021 and did not get to play a game despite having been in the squad in 2022. In the lead-up to the 2023 World Cup, it seems likely that Chahal might miss out on the race for the spinner's slot.
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Opposition boycott Lok Sabha proceedings over Congress legislator’s suspension

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