newscricket2 days ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy Round up | Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer score tons as Mumbai registers victory

Tons by Ajinkya Rahane and Shreyas Iyer in the Round 3 Elite group A match at the Vijay Hazare trophy helped Mumbai build a good score of 362 and register a win against Karnataka. SZ Mulani picked up four crucial wickets to restrict Karnataka to a score of just 274 within 45 overs.
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newscricket8 days ago

MS Dhoni is the go-to man for every player in team, reveals Ambati Rayudu

Ambati Rayudu has stated that MS Dhoni had been like a guide for every player during their time together in the Chennai Super Kings camp. Returning to the squad for the Asia Cup, Rayudu also added that no one in the team is thinking of the World Cup with their focus solely on the current tournament.
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newscricket11 days ago

Virat Kohli needs to bring the best out of his players, asserts Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has advised Virat Kohli to bring the best out of the Indian players as the captain of the side to succeed further in international cricket. The former Indian skipper has also mentioned that Kohli needs to recognize the talent present in his team and allow them to settle down.
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newscricket11 days ago

Ajinkya Rahane to lead Mumbai in 2018-19 Vijay Hazare Trophy

Ajinkya Rahane has been named the captain of Mumbai team for the initial four matches of the Vijay Hazare Trophy which is scheduled to be played in Bengaluru. Prior to Rahane, Aditya Tare was the skipper of the Mumbai team, under whom it won the Ranji Trophy in the 2015-16 season.
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featurecricket12 days ago

Hit, Miss or Meh | Analyzing India's performance in Test series against England

It was a series to forget for Team India. Certainly not something that was expected nor was it a result that paints the picture of how competitive the series turned out to be. Indian players are rated and slated from their performance in yet another edition of SportsCafe’s Hit, Miss or Meh series.
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featurecricket17 days ago

India vs England | India’s Predicted XI for the fifth Test in Oval

A Test that was supposed to be a dead-rubber has suddenly got a lot of significance attached to it for two completely different reasons. While Alastair Cook’s retirement will make the Test an emotional affair for cricket fans, India will try to salvage some pride and make the five-match series 2-3.
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newscricket17 days ago

India vs England | If we can win this Test and go home 3-2, that will be really good, says Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane reveals that he would like to come back to India with a win in the final match of the series and end the England tour on a good note after the series loss. Rahane, who has scored 220 runs so far, added that he was happy with his own form but felt that he could do more for the team.
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newscricket17 days ago

It was batting that let team India down against England suggests Mohinder Amarnath

Mohinder Amarnath reckons that the lack of runs from top-order batsmen is what did India over in the recent series loss against England in the ongoing UK tour. Amarnath said that India need to be mentally ready for the fifth Test which could be difficult after the disheartening loss at Southampton.
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newscricket21 days ago

India vs England | Joe Root credits Moeen Ali and Sam Curran for Southampton win

Joe Root has credited the efforts of Moeen Ali, who claimed nine wickets in the match, and Sam Curran, who scored an aggregate of 124 runs, as the reason for England sealing the Test series against India in Southampton. Ali revealed that Root had consulted him before promoting him to the No. 3 spot.
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newscricket21 days ago

India vs England | Virat Kohli asserts century partnership with Rahane kept India in hunt

After losing the fourth Test of the ongoing series in England, Virat Kohli believes that India was very much in the run chase with thanks to the 101-run stand between him and Ajinkya Rahane. The Indian skipper also termed the Englishmen's "bravery" in tough situations as a gamechanger.
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