newscricket6 days ago

Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul explain the reasoning behind 'V Sign' Celebration

Hardik Pandya revealed that the 'V Signs' he, Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul had been making in the third Test match, against Sri Lanka, was an internal team joke among the trio. He added that Dhawan came up with the idea at dinner and the three instantly decided to use the sign for celebrating.
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newscricket7 days ago

Sunil Gavaskar believes Hardik Pandya can emulate David Warner

Sunil Gavaskar believes that Hardik Pandya can emulate David Warner when it comes to transforming himself from a Twenty20 specialist to a man for all formats. The 23-year-old had a hugely successful Test debut against Sri Lanka as he scored 178 runs from two matches to help India to a series win.
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newscricket7 days ago

Virat Kohli : The team has 120% faith in Hardik Pandya

Virat Kohli has heaped praise on Hardik Pandya for his performance on his Test debut against Sri Lanka, saying that his performances speak for themselves. The Indian skipper also added that the team never doubted the 23-year-old’s abilities and allowed him to go and express himself freely.
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newscricket7 days ago

Virat Kohli acknowledges India's squad depth is their biggest strength

Virat Kohli has admitted that India’s squad depth has been their biggest strength in the last two years as it has allowed them to field players to suit the playing conditions. However, the 28-year-old also added that India’s 3-0 series win was not a true reflection of how strong they are.
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reportcricket8 days ago

India vs Sri Lanka | India clean-sweep Sri Lanka with a comprehensive win

India have secured a 3-0 series win over Sri Lanka winning the last Test by a comprehensive margin of an innings and 171 runs. Hardik Pandya and Shikhar Dhawan were the stars with the bat while the Indian bowling unit was at its lethal best bowling out the hosts twice for only 135 and 181 runs.
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newscricket8 days ago

Hardik Pandya credits MS Dhoni for teaching him to be selfless for the team

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has credited former Indian skipper MS Dhoni for teaching him the importance of being selfless for the team which also helped him remain calm at the crease. The 23-year old also stated that he is quite privileged to draw out comparisons with the legendary Kapil Dev.
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newscricket8 days ago

Hardik Pandya's maiden ton frustrates Sri Lanka and shatters several records

All-rounder Hardik Pandya scored his maiden Test century against Sri Lanka in only 86 balls in his third match, breaking quite a lot of records. The century was the fastest for an Indian No.8 batsman and his 26 runs in an over made him the highest Indian run-getter off an over in Test cricket.
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newscricket11 days ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Predicted 15 man squad for India's ODI series against Sri Lanka

The selection committee is scheduled to meet on Sunday to decide on the team for the five-match ODI series and one-off T20I against Sri Lanka commencing from August 20th. Reports have suggested that the likes of Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Aswin, and Mohammed Shami will be rested for the series.
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newscricket11 days ago

The Indian team has finally started to rely on fast bowlers, says Kapil Dev

Former Indian captain Kapil Dev is pleased with how the fast bowlers have started to spearhead India's bowling lineup. Dev also stated that Ravi Shastri claiming the current team to be the best ever is his own thought process and backed younger teams to perform better on any given day.
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newscricket11 days ago

Abhinav Mukund slams people for racial trolls on his skin colour

Indian opener Abhinav Mukund lashed out at people who trolled him on his skin complexion. Some of his Indian teammates posted a picture with him after India's victory and some twitterati reacted to that abominably. Mukund was backed up by Indian skipper Virat Kohli and spinner Ravichandran Ashwin.
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