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Suresh Raina credits Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri for supporting him in bad times

India’s comeback hero Suresh Raina has revealed that head coach Ravi Shastri and skipper Virat Kohli always kept encouraging him during bad times. The southpaw also stated the during his one-year absence from international cricket, he always remained positive about returning to national colours.
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newscricket3 hours ago

Senior batters have to take responsibility, says JP Duminy

South Africa’s T20I skipper, JP Duminy, has blamed the senior batters in the side for failing to take the responsibility while chasing the big total on Sunday. The all-rounder, however, defended his bowlers after their horrible start stating that they remained bold and aggressive in their approach.
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Bhuvneshwar Kumar believes India’s struggles with short ball in overseas are over

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has confidently claimed, after India’s blazing start at the Wanderers on Sunday, that the side had successfully overcome their poor reputation of playing short balls overseas. The pacer also revealed an optimal use of workload management has brought the best out of him on the tour.
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newscricket4 hours ago

Virat Kohli hails India’s batting display, calls it “most balanced performance”

India’s domineering display continued in South Africa on Sunday as they took a 1-0 lead in the three-match T20I series buoyed by a blistering first innings batting display. The skipper also hinted at giving chances to the fresh faces in the squad in the upcoming games, after taking an early lead.
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newscricket15 hours ago

VIDEO | “Hard of Hearing” South Africans find a new way to lose against India

While fans can use any negative adjective to describe SA’s performance in the limited overs series, they can certainly add “hard of hearing” to the list as well. The Proteas failed to hear a nick off Shikhar Dhawan’s glove which resulted in him scoring 62 extra runs in India’s 203-run innings.
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newscricket16 hours ago

Sourav Ganguly reveals how his exclusion by Dilip Vengsarkar effected his retirement

In his upcoming autobiography “A Century Is Not Enough”, Sourav Ganguly has revealed how Dilip Vengsarkar’s decision to exclude him from the Rest of India squad in 2008 had prompted him to think of retirement. He also went on to disclose his chat with Anil Kumble that forced him to continue.
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BCCI to send Test specialists early for England Tour to avoid South Africa debacle

BCCI is keen on sending Test specialists like Cheteshwar Pujara and Murali Vijay to England ahead of their teammates to get accustomed to the conditions to avoid another debacle like South Africa. The BCCI is also planning to send other team players to play either County or in the India A games.
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newscricket17 hours ago

VIDEO | Jasprit Bumrah’s incredible boundary-line effort goes in vain due to ICC rule change

Jasprit Bumrah’s name never comes up while discussing the best fielders in India, but he has come to his own as a fielder lately. He showcased a valiant effort to save the ball from going for a six by stretching every muscle of his body but it was eventually adjudged a six as per the new ICC rules.
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newscricket17 hours ago

Kuldeep-Chahal’s duo can excel in foreign conditions including Australia believes Ian Chappell

After their recent heroics in South Africa, Ian Chappell believes that the duo of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal can excel in any foreign condition including ‘Australia’, the spiritual home of wrist-spin bowling. He also praised the duo’s bravery and shrewdness in bowling flighted deliveries.
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newscricket18 hours ago

Syed Kirmani hails Ravichandran Ashwin’s dedication towards the game

While presenting the “Icon of Chennai” to Ravichandran Ashwin, former India wicket-keeper Syed Kirmani has praised the star off-spinner for his achievements and dedication to the game. Kirmani has also heaped praise on the World No.5 Test bowler for always conducting himself with grace and dignity.
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