newscricketa month ago

Harsha Bhogle picks his IPL team of the season; overlooks Virat Kohli and Andrew Tye

One of the most renowned cricketing journalists across the globe - Harsha Bhogle recently revealed his 2018 IPL team of the season and it had a lot of heads turning due to his choices. Bhogle opted to leave out Virat Kohli and even more surprisingly purple cap holder Andrew Tye from his team.
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newscricket3 months ago

Sandpapergate | Cricketing fraternity reacts to Cameron Bancroft's ball-tampering act and Steve Smith's blatant admission

Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft have shamefully admitted that they purposefully tried to alter the condition of the ball in the third Test against SA, after the incident was captured by the camera. The cricketing fraternity is completely shocked by the act and let their anger come out on Twitter.
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newscricket4 months ago

Harsha Bhogle bats for Women’s IPL, but for shorter version

Harsha Bhogle has stated that he is game for a Women’s IPL tournament, only if it is organized for a shorter version as that would keep the viewership steady and gripping. The legendary commentator also demystified England’s long-term hatred towards IPL and how it is now changing rapidly.
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newscricket4 months ago

Harsha Bhogle bats for Rahane to get more time at number four

Indian cricket expert Harsha Bhogle, in a Facebook live video, asserted that Ajinkya Rahane needs to be given more time to cement the No. 4 place in the Indian team. He also added that Suresh Raina will face tough competition for the number six spot on the team from Kedar Jadhav.
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featurecricket4 months ago

Should the BCCI question Sunil Gavaskar for his Jaydev Unadkat “joke”

Taking shots at players has become more of a trend in the modern era of sports and while it is enjoyable at times, it can even come off as a little cringe-worthy. Yesterday, when Sunil Gavaskar tried to show his lighter side, it ended up leaving a sour taste in the mouth of anyone who heard it.
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newscricket4 months ago

"If you want to win World Cup, you can’t drop catches" - Sunil Gavaskar warns India

While praising India’s series win, Sunil Gavaskar has also warned that India can’t drop these many catches if they really want to win the World Cup next year. In the same broadcasting, Shaun Pollock has stated that the way South Africa were beaten in their own conditions was worrisome.
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newscricket5 months ago

Harsha Bhogle impressed by team India’s smart and brave approach in second innings

Harsha Bhogle has said that he is impressed by the Team India’s smart and brave batting effort in the second innings of the third Test at the Wanderers. The Indian batsmen were repeatedly questioned by the umpires about the pitch condition to call off the match but the visitors refused every time.
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newscricket5 months ago

Twitter reacts to India struggling in their second innings against South Africa again

After Mohammed Shami ran through South Africa's middle-order in the second session, Faf du Plessis made sure that the hosts managed to reach a very competitive score of 258 in their 2nd innings. After the Indian top order collapsed again, the Twitterati came out in numbers to do some public bashing.
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newscricket6 months ago

Harsha Bhogle chooses Ravindra Jadeja ahead of R Ashwin in his 2017 Test XI

Harsha Bhogle has picked Ravindra Jadeja and ignored Ravichandran Ashwin’s name for his Test team of the year. He chose four Indians and three Australian players in his Test XI for 2017 including the likes of Virat Kohli and Steve Smith as both players piled a lot of runs throughout the year.
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newscricket6 months ago

Harsha Bhogle includes MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli in his ODI team of the year

Harsha Bhogle has picked his One Day International team of the year for 2014 and handed a place to Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni along with three other Indian players. Surprisingly, no Australian players could find a spot in his XI and but he did pick Afghanistan’s spin master Rashid Khan.
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