newscricket5 days ago

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli coys on team selection, emphasizes on perfect team balance

Virat Kohli didn't give out any clue as to what team India would field in Centurion amidst numerous speculations after their dismal batting display in the first Test. The skipper also insisted that the team is not packing after trailing 1-0 in the series and has asked fans to believe in the side.
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featurecricket5 days ago

South Africa vs India | Probable XI for the Centurion Test

India have come under massive criticism concerning the team selection following their 72-run defeat against South Africa in the Newlands Test. However, on a positive note, the side now has good knowledge about their strengths and weaknesses and could line-up accordingly in the next match.
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newscricket5 days ago

Sourav Ganguly : India’s team combination should not be tinkered with

Sourav Ganguly has asserted that Team India should not to tinker with its team combination as they face South Africa at Centurion, tomorrow. The former skipper also predicted that the remaining matches of the series was bear results as well and as such India should stick to the same set of players.
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newscricket5 days ago

Kepler Wessels calls Virat Kohli best batsmen in the world and Smith "phenomenal"

Kepler Wessels has named Virat Kohli as the best batsmen in the world right now but saved some praise for Steve Smith as well calling his style of putting up runs as phenomenal. The former Australia and South Africa player has opined that India have now become a dominant team on cricket circuit.
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newscricket6 days ago

India vs South Africa | Allan Donald picks Ajinkya Rahane to steady ship for visitors

SA pace legend Allan Donald thinks that dropping Ajinkya Rahane from the starting XI was the decision that backfired for India in their disappointing defeat. Donald, however, praised India's pace bowling department after their brilliant display in the first Test, especially debutant Jasprit Bumrah.
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newscricket6 days ago

Kiran More demands Ajinkya Rahane and KL Rahul’s inclusion in playing XI

Former wicketkeeper Kiran More believes that Ajinkya Rahane and KL Rahul should get a place in the playing XI for the upcoming Test against South Africa in Centurion. Praising India's bowling attack, especially Hardik Pandya, Praveen Amre has suggested India should remain positive now.
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newscricket6 days ago

Virender Sehwag believes India have 30% chance of comeback in series

Virender Sehwag thinks that India have a 30% chance of making a comeback in the ongoing Test series against South Africa after getting convincingly beaten in the Newlands game. The former opener also thinks that Ajinkya Rahane would be the proper option for the extra batsman that India need.
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newscricket7 days ago

Sourav Ganguly advises Virat Kohli to consider away performances while picking team

Sourav Ganguly has stated that Virat Kohli should consider players' overseas performances while picking the playing XI for the away Test matches. The former Indian skipper has also advocated for Ajinkya Rahane's inclusion in the playing XI in the place of Rohit Sharma to get a better result.
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newscricket7 days ago

Kapil Dev : Only time will tell if Pandya becomes a genuine all-rounder

Kapil Dev believes that Hardik Pandya has the ability of a genuine all-rounder but that will not happen overnight. The legendary all-rounder has also praised India’s team spirit but added that if the team continue to depend on only two players then they will not be able to replicate home success.
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newscricket8 days ago

Faf du Plessis surprised by Ajinkya Rahane’s exclusion and Jasprit Bumrah’s inclusion

Faf du Plessis has admitted that South Africa were surprised when Team India picked Rohit Sharma before Ajinkya Rahane and gave a chance to Jasprit Bumrah in the playing XI. The South African skipper has, however, praised the Indian bowlers stating that their pace attack is similar to theirs.
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