newscricket19 hours ago

Rishabh Pant says he shouldn’t be judged by that Old Trafford six

MS Dhoni’s most probable successor, Rishabh Pant has stated that his batting should be judged by the kind of knocks he has played and not by his six off Adil Rashid at Trent Bridge. Pant also revealed that Ravi Shastri has been constant in touch with him over the phone ahead of the Australia series.
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newscricket21 hours ago

Reports : Manish Pandey, Jaydev Unadkat and Ben Stokes to be released by respective franchises

The stars of last IPL’s mega auctions - Manish Pandey, Jaydev Unadkat, and Ben Stokes - are reportedly getting the axe this time. The IPL 2019 auctions have been scheduled for December 16 next month and with numerous external conditions affecting it, all franchises have started contemplating.
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newscricketa day ago

Reports : Deponents furious as Rahul Johri’s testimony lacks audio/video evidence

Rahul Johri’s deposition on Tuesday in front of the CoA-appointed panel surprisingly had no video or audio recording that has created a discomfort among deponents. The investigation committee had also made strict rules for people willing to depose at will, which was changed later under pressure.
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newscricketa day ago

IPL 2019 | Australian players picked in World Cup squad won’t feature in IPL

After informing BCCI about their players not playing in IPL following May 1, Cricket Australia has now altogether refused to let their World Cup picks feature in the Indian Premier League. The move was justified stating that the team would instead be preparing to defend their World Cup title.
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newscricketa day ago

Steve Waugh feels Ravi Shastri’s “best team” label puts extra pressure on players

Steve Waugh sounded unsure if the current Indian team is the best in the last 15 years as claimed by coach Ravi Shastri and stated that such statements could put extra pressure on players. Waugh was also confident that Australian bowlers won’t make it easy for Indian batsmen in the upcoming series.
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newscricket2 days ago

Long boundaries in Australia will help us to induce batsmen, says Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has been of the opinion that the long boundaries in Australia will help India spinners to force their batsmen to play attacking shots. The wrist spinner also stated that the Indian team is like a family where the seniors ensure that no newcomers are overawed in the dressing room.
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newscricket2 days ago

VIDEO | Rishi Dhawan whacks his gloves in frustration as umpire wrongly gives him out

Poor officiating is not something associated with Indian cricket as much as it is with Indian football. However, Tuesday saw one such rare occurrence during the Ranji Trophy match between Delhi and Himachal Pradesh, when on-field umpire’s wrong decision infuriated Rishi Dhawan.
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newscricket2 days ago

Rahul Johri gives statement to COA-appointed probe panel

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri finally gave his version of things amidst the sexual allegations against him during his stint with Discovery channel, in front of the three-member probe panel appointed by COA. The two alleged victims have also given their statement with the report to be submitted on Thursday.
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newscricket2 days ago

Kolkata Knight Riders cut ties off Mitchell Starc via text message

Kolkata Knight Riders have decided to release Australian pace sensation Micthell Starc amidst the growing darkness of the availability of Australian players owing to IPL’s proximity to ICC World Cup next year. Starc stated he would use the free time to prepare for the World Cup and the Ashes.
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newscricket3 days ago

Rohit Sharma not to be a part of India A’s four-day game against New Zealand

Rohit Sharma has been kept out of the India A team which is scheduled to play three four-day games in New Zealand against the hosts. He was earlier named in the squad for the unofficial Tests in New Zealand along with five other players from the Indian Test squad for the series in Australia.
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