featurecricket3 hours ago

WI vs IND | Antigua Day 2 Talking Points - Ishant Sharma’s grittiness and Windies’ failure to fill Shane Dowrich-shaped void

Ishant Sharma played one of the best support acts of recent times to help Ravindra Jadeja take India to a comfortable position in the first Test against the Windies in Antigua. While India are somehow sorted in the Test, Windies are left pondering the ways to fill Shane Dowrich-shaped void.
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newscricket4 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Ravindra Jadeja's sublime all-round performance against the Windies

Ravindra Jadeja scored a much-needed half-century for India against West Indies on Day 2! Jaddu bought up his fifty in style and pulled out his sword celebration but unfortunately got out later! Twitterati went berserk after the all-rounder's sublime performance and reacted on the same.
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newscricket4 hours ago

8 Things You Missed | From Ravindra Jadeja's lucky escape to Mayank Agarwal suffering in pain

Hey buddies! We are back with the most fascinating things that you might have missed from India' game against the Windies on Day 2. Don't worry, we sat through the entire day and grabbed each and every incident that took place in the match. So just sit back and enjoy these 8 incidents.
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newscricket6 hours ago

VIDEO | Steve Smith’s fancy leaves reach Caribbean shores as Windies batsmen take it to a whole new level

Even the smallest of Steve Smith's activities after his comeback has been widely talked about and his fancy leaves have been the most popular one. If you want to get an idea of how big its cult status has become ever since that Lord's stunt, Windies batsmen tried that against India in Antigua Test.
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newscricket7 hours ago

VIDEO | Hanuma Vihari's over-smart throw goes awry as Windies steal cheeky extra run

At times, a moment of brilliance can even cost you and in extension, your team, if the effort that goes into it is not in sync. Today, Ravindra Jadeja’s direct hit took the stumps down, but the mishaps after that resulted in the Windies taking an extra run while there shouldn’t have been one.
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newscricket9 hours ago

Pleased to host the Sri Lankan team for ODI, T20 series, says PCB

Pakistan is all set to welcome the Sri Lankan cricket team back on their home soil after a mutual agreement between the two boards to play three ODIs and T20Is in Karachi and Lahore. The limited-overs leg of the series will be swapped with the two-match ICC World Championship series.
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newscricket9 hours ago

Duleep Trophy | Hopeful of turning good preparation into good performances, states Karun Nair

Karnataka batsman Karun Nair is confident of converting good preparation into good performances in the forthcoming domestic season. Nair, who last played a Test match for India in 2017, is currently representing the India Red team in the Duleep Trophy in hope of making a comeback to the Test team.
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reportcricket10 hours ago

Duleep Trophy | Karun Nair stands tall as Red dominate proceedings on rain-marred day

Karun Nair's compact 92 helped India Red stamp their authority on Day 1 of the Duleep Trophy encounter against India Blue at Alur on Friday. Ankit Kalsi gave brilliant company to Nair as the duo defied the Blue's bowling attack comprising Aniket Choudhary and Basil Thampi with effortless ease.
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newscricket10 hours ago

IND vs SA | Lance Klusener added to SA support staff for India T20s

Cricket South Africa have named Lance Klusener as the team's assistant coach (batting) for the upcoming tour of India with the former all-rounder joining the team for the T20I leg. Meanwhile, Vincent Barnes will handle the duties of bowling coach and Justin Ontong will be the fielding coach.
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newscricket13 hours ago

RCB appoint Mike Hesson as Director of Cricket Operations ; Simon Katich named head coach

Former New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has been appointed as Director of Cricket Operations by Royal Challengers Bangalore. Australian Simon Katich joins Hesson as the head coach, after the franchise decided to part ways with Gary Kirsten and Ashish Nehra who have served them since 2018.
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