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Twitter reacts to Ebadot Hussain applauding Virat Kohli's trademark cover drive

Ebadot Hossain was stand out among his teammates as he bagged the wickets of dangermen Rohit Sharma and Cheteshwar Pujara in his 12-over spell. While he was seen sending off both his scalps with a Sheldon Cottrell-like salute, there was a point when he gave an ovation to Virat Kohli.
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newscricket4 hours ago

Twitter reacts as both Wriddhiman Saha and Rohit Sharma steal Virat Kohli's catch

What a brilliant day of Pink ball Test! The Indian bowling unit was on point and Virat Kohli was entertaining the crowd with his beautiful drives. But the real talk of the day was the catches that were stolen from Virat Kohli. Twitterati memed both the incidents and it is absolutely hilarious!
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newscricket6 hours ago

Australia ‘A’, India ‘A’ name squads for women's series in December

The 13-member and 15-member squads for the three one-dayers and three T20Is between Australia A and India A have been announced by the respective boards. The two teams, with an eye on the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia, have given opportunities for the fringe players to impress.
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newscricket6 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Pujara coming to 'blinded' Rohit Sharma's rescue by taking instinctive relay catch

The light factor was always going to play a huge part when it comes to Day-Night Tests. Despite India’s tremendous grip over the pink ball throughout the first session, light did cause a little bit of trouble when Rohit Sharma attempted an impulsive catch without even figuring where the ball was.
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newscricket7 hours ago

Ronsford Beaton suspended from bowling by West Indies board

Cricket West Indies (CWI) has handed out Guyana pacer Ronsford Beaton a suspension from bowling, with immediate effect, after his action was deemed illegal. The 27-year-old fast bowler, who has featured in two ODIs for West Indies, both in December 2017, will now undergo remedial work.
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newscricket7 hours ago

IND vs BAN | Mehidy Hasan comes in as concussion substitute for Liton Das; not allowed to bowl

After failing the concussion test in the first session break, as a result of a blow on the helmet, Liton Das has been replaced by Mehidy Hasan - with the condition that the latter won't be allowed to bowl. Bangladesh didn't have any like-to-like replacement, which will see Mushfiqur Rahim keep.
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newscricket8 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Wriddhiman Saha’s stunning two-finger catch with a full-bodied dive

Virat Kohli might have underestimated his team’s calibre when it comes to fielding as India have been better than their challenge right from the start. After Rohit Sharma’s one-handed stunner at the slip, it was Wriddhiman Saha taking it up a notch with executing a magical two-finger grab.
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newscricket8 hours ago

AUS vs PAK | Trent Woodhill has always been on my side, reveals David Warner

After his unbeaten 151 against Pakistan at the Gabba, David Warner has stated that it was down to his work done with his mentor Trent Woodhill who stood by his side in his low time. He has also credited state cricket and putting in the hard yards in the nets which came out well for him in Brisbane.
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newscricket9 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Rohit Sharma diving to steal Virat Kohli’s catch at first slip

When it comes to fielding, India stand tall as one of the best sides in the business. But in contrast to the common proverb “too many cooks spoil the broth”, it was the sharper cook among the two of India’s stalwarts - Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma - who produced the best serving on the table.
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newscricket9 hours ago

IND vs BAN | Liton Das unable to recognize pink ball in vision test

A vision test on Thursday confirmed that Bangladesh wicket-keeper batsman Liton Das could not recognize the colour of the pink ball. Das reportedly took no further part in the team’s training sessions ahead of the nation’s first-ever day-night Test, against India at the Eden Gardens on Friday.
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