newscricket6 days ago

'Limited' DRS to be introduced in Ranji Trophy Knockouts for 2019-20 season

The BCCI have decided to introduce 'limited' DRS for the knockout stages of the upcoming Ranji season, due to the poor umpiring on display in the previous edition which eventually cost Karnataka a place in the final. The decision to use DRS was approved by the Committee of Administrators (CoA).
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newscricket12 days ago

Playing in English conditions has helped me better my game, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara has credited the improvements in his technique and temperament to the time he spent playing County cricket in England. Pujara, who was part of the Yorkshire side that won the championship in 2015, is however undecided if he should play there again ahead of the Windies tour.
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newscricketa month ago

I had no choice but to stay and bat in Ranji semi-final, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara opened up about his controversial decision to stay put at the crease during the 2018 Ranji Trophy semi-final against Karnataka which garnered huge criticism on social media. Pujara revealed that most players would have done the same thing he did, if put in the same situation,
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newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Yuzvendra Chahal breaks into “Che” walk after David Miller's hands remain static against turn

Rishabh Pant made “Che-dance” popular with his shenanigan after India had won the Test series in Australia, and now Yuzvendra Chahal brought that celebration to the World Cup. After dismissing David Miller, Chahal broke into the dance to make a mockery of Miller’s lack of hand movement.
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newscricket2 months ago

Ravichandran Ashwin scheduled to play six games for Nottinghamshire County

Ravichandran Ashwin has been cleared to play six matches for Nottinghamshire County as part of preparation for the inaugural World Test Championship against West Indies. Earlier, Ajinkya Rahane penned a deal with Hampshire while Cheteshwar Pujara will represent Yorkshire in the County Championship.
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newscricket2 months ago

CEAT Rating Award | Virat Kohli named international cricketer of the year and best batsman of the year

Virat Kohli has won big in the prestigious CEAT Cricket Awards as he has been named the international cricketer of the year and the best batsman of the year. Meanwhile, Jasprit Bumrah was named the international bowler of the year while Mohinder Amarnath was presented the lifetime achievement award.
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newscricket3 months ago

Cheteshwar Pujara confirms his participation in Saurashtra Premier League

Saurashtra Cricket Association has released a statement saying Cheteshwar Pujara will be available for the inaugural edition of the Saurashtra Premier League which begins in Rajkot from May 14. SCA has also added that the final decision about Pujara representing which team will be taken on Thursday.
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newscricket3 months ago

Seven Indian players to play County cricket before World Test Championship

After Ajinkya Rahane’s county stint report, a BCCI official has revealed that as many as seven Indian players will feature in the ongoing County Championship. Cheteshwar Pujara, who played County last year, has a three-year contract with Yorkshire and is set to play there again this season.
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newscricket3 months ago

Failed to get enough opportunities in IPL, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara feels that he did not get enough opportunities in the Indian Premier League in order to know what needs to be done to excel in T20s. Pujara made his IPL debut back in 2010 but played only 30 matches until the 2014 season after which he was never picked up in the cash-rich league.
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newscricket4 months ago

World Cup 2019 | Cheteshwar Pujara should be India's number four in ODIs, claims Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly reckons that Test specialist, Cheteshwar Pujara, would be the ideal candidate to bat at number four in the current Indian batting order ahead of the upcoming World Cup. Ganguly further added that he would pick Delhi youngster, Rishabh Pant, over veteran Dinesh Karthik in the ODI team.
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