newscricket6 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | All three Indian pacers know English conditions well, claims Venkatesh Prasad

Former India bowling coach, Venkatesh Prasad, has backed the Indian bowling troika of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah to come through at the upcoming World Cup. Prasad opined that the scheduled warm-up games will be positive practice for the Indian bowling unit.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | World Cup will be ours if we play to our potential, says Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri is confident that if Virat Kohli-led India play to their full potential, they will definitely win the World Cup in the coming weeks. The Indian coach also heaped praise on his side's bowling attack who have stepped up their game in the last year with some promising performances.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket3 days ago

ICC world Cup 2019 | My yorkers are still as potent as they used to be and I will bank on them, says Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami has sounded a warning bell for other batsmen in the upcoming World Cup by stating that he will be bowling a lot of fiery yorkers. Shami, having rediscovered his mojo in limited overs cricket, will form a crucial part of arguably the best bowling attack among the other teams.
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newscricket8 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | India have world-class bowlers, stand a good chance, says Mohammad Azharuddin

Mohammad Azharuddin has hailed India’s bowling attack going into the World Cup and feels the side are favourites for the quadrennial event, starting May 30 in England and Wales. India have fared well in white ball format in recent times and the 15-man squad looks like a well-seasoned one.
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newscricket15 days ago

IPL 2019 | Wasn’t focused during Yo-Yo test which is why I failed, reveals Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami offered an insight into his state of mind during the time he failed the Yo-Yo test and was dropped from the Indian national team due to family issues at that time. Shami impressed with the KXIP outfit in this year’s IPL and will travel to England as part of the Indian World Cup squad.
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featurecricket19 days ago

KXIP vs KKR | Player Ratings: Sam Curran-Nicholas Pooran’s efforts in vain as KXIP lose to KKR by 5 wickets

Sam Curran’s mesmerising knock and Nicholas Pooran’s efforts went in vain as Kolkata Knight Riders chased down the total without any hassle whatsoever. KXIP bowling turned out to be ordinary and barring Mohammed Shami, no bowlers really posed a threat and suffered a disheartening defeat.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket25 days ago

BCCI recommend four cricketers for Arjuna Award

The Board of Control for Cricket in India have recommended four Indian cricketers - Mohammed Shami, Jasprit Bumrah, Ravindra Jadeja and women's team leg-spinner Poonam Yadav - for the prestigious Arjuna award. Earlier, Smriti Mandhana was the only cricketer to win the Arjuna award in 2018.
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featurecricketa month ago

RCB vs KXIP | Player Ratings - Pacers backfire as Kings XI Punjab suffer 17-run loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore

Hardus Viljoen, Mohammed Shami, and Ankit Rajpoot combinedly spent 150 runs, and despite R Ashwin giving his best with the ball, the result was a foregone conclusion. When they had the chance, David Miller’s slow innings handed RCB the initiative, which eventually culminated with a 17-run loss.
Bastab K Parida
newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Meme Report : Chris Gayle’s efforts go in vain after Shreyas Iyer and Shikhar Dhawan mastermind Delhi’s run chase

Chris Gayle scored a fantastic 69 and laid the foundation for the rest of the KXIP batsmen but they could manage only 163 which looked like a fighting total. But Shreyas Iyer (58*) and Shikhar Dhawan (56) helped DC chase down the target even though there were some nervy moments at the end.
Srijith Gopal
featurecricketa month ago

DC vs KXIP | Player Ratings: Chris Gayle heroic knock in vain as other batsmen fail to step up in Kings XI Punjab’s loss to Delhi Capitals

Chris Gayle played another maverick knock to get KXIP off to a brisk start but was let down by other batsmen as Punjab lost by five wickets. Batting first, KXIP looked good for 180 plus score, but a batting collapse meant that DC were able to claw back into the game and restrict the visitors to 163.
Suraj Choudhari