reportcricket2 hours ago

India vs South Africa | India win first T20I to take 1-0 lead

Virat Kohli’s side kept their dominance intact in the limited-overs format as India beat South Africa by 28 runs in the first T20I in Johannesburg. After India posted a mammoth 204-run target batting first, South Africa’s top order collapse ensured that the side ultimately fell short while chasing.
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newscricketa day ago

Sanjay Manjrekar : India’s dominance in One-day series does not surprise me

Sanjay Manjrekar has stated that he was not surprised by India’s dominance in the ODI series against SA as the visitors registered their 9th consecutive series win in the 50-over format. He has asked India to find two middle-order batsmen especially for T20Is who can play a 360-degree game.
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newscricket2 days ago

Sunil Gavaskar bats for Kuldeep-Chahal duo’s inclusion in Test squad

As the spinning duo of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal ripped apart the South African batting line up in the ODI series, Sunil Gavaskar has asked for the duo's inclusion in the Test team for future tours. Gavaskar also added that he doesn't see any reason for them to be unsuccessful in Tests.
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newscricket4 days ago

"If you want to win World Cup, you can’t drop catches" - Sunil Gavaskar warns India

While praising India’s series win, Sunil Gavaskar has also warned that India can’t drop these many catches if they really want to win the World Cup next year. In the same broadcasting, Shaun Pollock has stated that the way South Africa were beaten in their own conditions was worrisome.
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newscricket8 days ago

India vs South Africa | Heinrich Klassen reveals South Africa doing lot of homework for Kuldeep Yadav

Heinrich Klassen has revealed that the South African side had to work a lot on Kuldeep Yadav's wrist spin over the last 2-3 days, which was reflected in their five-wicket ODI win in Johannesburg. Klassen also stated that the victory at Wanderers would be a big confidence booster for the hosts.
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featurecricket8 days ago

India vs South Africa | Predicted XI for 4th ODI in Johannesburg

The Virat Kohli-led Indian team will look forward to sealing the ODI series to avenge the Test series loss to South Africa when they take on the hosts in the "Pink ODI" at the Wanderers today. With a strong unit that is firing on all cylinders at disposal, the dream, however, is not too far away.
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newscricket10 days ago

Jasprit Bumrah should play county cricket to become better bowler, claims Wasim Akram

Wasim Akram has advised Jasprit Bumrah, who has had an impressive start to his Test career, to play a month of county cricket every year to become a “better bowler”. While calling Bhuvneshwar Kumar India’s best bowler, he also suggested Mohammed Shami to change his run up to become more consistent.
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featurecricket12 days ago

India vs South Africa | Predicted XI for third ODI in Cape Town

After going up 2-0 in the six-match ODI series, the Indian cricket team will look forward to maintaining their stronghold as they take on South Africa in Cape Town next. Without the likes of AB de Villiers, Faf du Plessis, and Quinton de Kock, the Proteas are unlikely to give tough competition.
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newscricket12 days ago

Kamlesh Nagarkoti wants to emulate Mohammed Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Kamlesh Nagarkoti has admitted that he wanted to follow Mohammed Shami and Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s steps in his cricketing career. Praising his pace bowling teammate Shivam Mavi, Nagarkoti has stated that sharing his company has been a great experience and bowling alongside him helped him perform well.
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newscricket16 days ago

India vs South Africa | Dropping Bhuvi wasn’t chopping and changing, it was decision making, says Ravi Shastri

Head coach Ravi Shastri, who faced vile criticisms for benching Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the Centurion Test, has justified it as decision-making and not chopping and changing tactics. He has also clarified that it was a no-brainer to bench Ajinkya Rahane after his struggles in the nets and the matches.
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