newscricket15 hours ago

There's much more than just the series on the line ahead of the 4th India-Aus Test

Steve Smith and his team will be fighting to keep hold of their second place in the ICC Test rankings, with South Africa threatening to dislodge them ahead of the April 1st deadline. There’s also a cash prize of $500,000 on the line. India are certain to stay on top, regardless of the result.
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newscricket16 hours ago

Comparing Virat Kohli to Donald Trump a load of shit, says Michael Clarke

Virat Kohli has had a tough tour with the bat so far, which has led to some undue criticism from certain sections of the Australian media, particularly one Australian newspaper who compared Kohli to Trump. However, Michael Clarke has slammed the comparison, calling it a 'load of shit'.
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newscricket17 hours ago

Mitchell Johnson claims 'Nervous' Kohli and Co. will lose the 4th Test

Mitchell Johnson claims that the pacer -friendly wicket in Dharamsala will suit the Australians more and India will lose the fourth and final Test on account of being nervous, following Australia’s effort to draw the third Test. Johnson also feels that India were overconfident in the beginning.
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newscricket18 hours ago

Harsha Bhogle: The ongoing India Vs. Oz series will be remembered for toxicity than cricket

Commentator Harsha Bhogle has expressed his displeasure at the controversies that arose in the ongoing Test series between India and Australia. He believes that the series will be remembered for all the wrong reasons, rather than the excellent brand of cricket displayed by both the teams.
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newscricket20 hours ago

Indian team claims foul play against Australia

The team India contingent have accused Australia of ‘breaking protocol’ and ‘leaking stories to the media’ through their team manager Gavin Dovey and media manager Kate Hutchinson during the second and third Tests. The BCCI is now set to take up the matter with the relevant authorities.
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newscricket21 hours ago

Mohammed Shami expected to play fourth Test after joining Indian team in Dharamsala

India pacer Mohammed Shami has touched down with the team in Dharamsala and is expected to feature in the final Test against Australia starting on March 25. Shami confirmed the news on Instagram, and Virat Kohli has already hinted at his inclusion for the decider with the 4-match series level 1-1.
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newscricketa day ago

Bishan Singh Bedi hails Ravindra Jadeja's contributions as 'remarkable'

Bishan Singh Bedi has praised Ravindra Jadeja’s all-round development, saying the Saurashtra cricketer was closing in on Ravichandran Ashwin as a match-winning bowler, although the spin great said there was no comparison between the two. Jadeja is currently the top-ranked Test bowler.
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newscricketa day ago

Mitchell Starc hopeful of recovering in time for Champions Trophy

Mitchell Starc has not given up hope of playing in the Champions Trophy in England in June despite returning home early from the ongoing Indian Test tour following a stress fracture to his right foot. The Aussie quick said the current injury is not as serious as the one he suffered 18 months ago.
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newscricketa day ago

David Warner not concerned by his loss of form

A lot was expected of David Warner in the lead-up to Australia's Test tour of India, and although he has failed so far, the opener believes that if he keeps putting in the work, good results cannot be far away. The 4-match series is tied at 1-1 with the decider starting in Dharamsala on March 25.
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newscricket2 days ago

Why Fox Sports' description of Kohli as the "bat-wielding Trump" is foolish

From accusing of Virat Kohli throwing a bottle at an Australian official to labeling him "villain of the week", the Australian media seem to be obsessed with the Indian captain. Fox Sports have now gone a step further comparing Virat Kohli to the President of the United States, Donald Trump.
Faizan Qadiri