featurecricket2 days ago

India vs Australia | India’s Predicted XI for the second Test in Perth

After a convincing win in the first innings, a high-flying India will take on Australia who will try to rejig the depleted line-up to level the series. For India, a win on the Test debut of Optus means, the Border-Gavaskar Trophy will be with them as the chances of the series loss would be Zero.
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newscricket2 days ago

India vs Australia | We have so much belief in our bowling unit right now, asserts Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli lauded the efforts of his bowling unit which was pivotal in the win against Australia in the series opener and revealed that there is a lot of belief in the abilities of the bowlers now. India will look to go 2-0 up in the series as they take on the hosts in the second Test in Perth.
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newscricket13 days ago

India vs Australia | Leaving grass on pitch brings balance between bat and ball, asserts Adelaide curator

Adelaide Oval curator Damien Hough has stated that he wants the balance between bat and ball during the first Test and by leaving some grass on the pitch will help get that. He added that there is no reason to change the thick grass coverage that was there for the pink ball during day-night Tests.
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newscricket14 days ago

VIDEO | Jackson Coleman left stunned after Bumrah’s ferocious Yorker takes his off stump away

Jasprit Bumrah is now India’s best bowler in death overs in limited-overs cricket because of his ability to get the yorkers right during the crucial time. Not only the shorter formats, but the pacer can be deadly in the multi-day format as well and he proved that in the practice game in Australia.
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newscricket15 days ago

India vs Australia | Zaheer Khan believes Indian pacers experience in Australia will keep them in good stead

Zaheer Khan reckons that the experience of the Indian bowling attack will play a vital role in the tour of Australia as the likes Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav and Mohammad Shami know the conditions well. Khan added that it is highly unlikely that Bhuvaneshwar Kumar will be guaranteed a starting spot.
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newscricketa month ago

Reports | BCCI orders Ravichandran Ashwin and Ishant Sharma to skip Ranji matches

BCCI has asked Ravichandran Ashwin and Ishant Sharma to skip their respective Ranji Trophy games which are scheduled to begin from Tuesday ahead of India’s Test series in Australia. Only Mohammed Shami has been granted permission to play for Bengal but he has to bowl less than 15 overs in a day.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs Windies | Rishabh Pant called-up for ODI squad, Virat Kohli returns as captain

Indian youngster, Rishabh Pant, has been included in the 15-man ODI squad as Virat Kohli will return to lead the Indian team for the upcoming ODI series against the Windies. India is slated to take on Windies in the first ODI match which will be played on October 21 at Guwahati.
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newscricket2 months ago

10 Things you missed | From Jadeja ignoring Kohli to the Jadeja scaring Ashwin

Oh boy! What a day of cricket it was and we are absolutely sure that you must've missed a lot of things as there was too much stuff happening in quick intervals today! Don't worry, we have scanned through the entire day's play and picked up the moments that you might've missed. Here's what we have.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs West Indies | Visitors will have to stand up against India, claims Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has asserted that the West Indies cricket team will have to push themselves if they want to win against Virat Kohli & Co. when the two teams face-off in the series opener in Rajkot. Ganguly said that the Indian bowling department will pose a huge threat to the Caribbean batsmen.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs Windies | Sunil Gavaskar slam selectors for resting Bhuvneshwar and Bumrah for Test series

Sunil Gavaskar has lashed out at the selectors for not including Bhuvaneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah in the squad for the two-match Test series against Windies. Gavaskar has also added that the absence of two pacers offers an opportunity for Mohammed Siraj and Shardul Thakur to prove themselves.
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