newscricket6 days ago

7 Things You Missed | From Tim Paine mocking Joe Root to Eoin Morgan watching from the stands

Hey folks! Thankfully, we are back again with 6 things that you might have missed from the Ashes today! Don't be worried about it, because we have covered the entire game end to end to gather these precious moments for you. Here are 7 interesting things you might have missed from today's action.
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featurecricketa month ago

Ashton Agar - Australia’s forgotten Ashes hero

Imagine you’re a young Australian spinner who has just played a handful of first-class matches. You have now been called up to the Ashes squad. Nathan Lyon is already in the squad, so you’re thinking of getting some valuable experience and preparing yourself to carry drinks for the team.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket5 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Favourites England look settled from outside, believes Alastair Cook

Alastair Cook has stated that England have an "outstanding chance" of winning the World Cup on their home soil as they have a settled team. He has also added that the Champions Trophy blip in 2017 will act as a source of inspiration for the team in the upcoming event, starting on May 30.
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featurecricketa year ago

India vs England | Winners and losers ft. Hanuma Vihari, Kuldeep Yadav, and James Anderson

And one of the finest series of the current era has come to an end with a lot of stories to ponder about. And so we are also back with our Winners and Losers series to tell you who gained what and who lost what in the final rubber at The Oval - a Test in which fortunes fluctuated far too many times.
Bastab K Parida
newscricketa year ago

Alastair Cook to miss remaining county games for Essex

The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed that Alastair Cook will be absent from the remaining two county games that Essex has to play this season. Cook, who played his final Test for England yesterday, has represented Essex throughout his county career starting all the way back in 2003.
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newscricketa year ago

India vs England | I don't like looking too far ahead, says James Anderson

James Anderson has stated that his short sighted approach towards the game has kept him consistent enough to bowl well throughout his journey and he added that he doesn't think about retirement. He also spoke largely of Alastair Cook and said that he will miss their on and off-field interactions.
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newscricketa year ago

Kohli believes India-England series may well prove to be a new dawn for the revival of Test cricket

Virat Kohli has stated that the Test series between India and England, that ended yesterday, will be considered as important for the revival of Test cricket as both the sides displayed great character. He further went onto add that the Indians were not outplayed apart from the Lord's Test.
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newscricketa year ago

Joe Root pleased with the way Alastair Cook play his last innings in international cricket

After the last international game of Alastair Cook, English skipper Joe Root has stated that he is pleased seeing the former captain retiring in real style. Root has also mentioned that he is satisfied with the way the English lower order batsmen have contributed in the series against India.
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newscricketa year ago

India vs England | Alastair Cook labels James Anderson as 'England's greatest cricketer'

Alastair Cook hailed teammate and best friend, James Anderson, as ‘England’s greatest cricketer’ after the pacer overtook Glenn McGrath as the highest wicket-taker in Test cricket amongst fast bowlers. Anderson now trails three legendary spinners - Muttiah Muralitharan, Share Warne, and Anil Kumble.
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newscricketa year ago

VIDEO | James Anderson breaks into tears bidding farewell to “best mate” Cook

“What is sport without emotions” - tweeted journalist Boria Majumdar when James Anderson and Joe Root literally jumped off their chairs to celebrate Alastair Cook’s century. And today, Anderson, during an interview with Sky, almost broke down into tears when he was asked about Cook’s retirement.
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