newscricket12 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Virat Kohli, Jos Buttler included in Michael Vaughan's World Cup XI

Michael Vaughan, in a video for the twitter account ‘Mr Green Sport,’ has picked up his World Cup XI for the current edition. Even though it saw the likes of Ross Taylor and Joe Root missing out, Vaughan claims that the side is ‘unbeatable,’and contains players from six different countries.
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newscricket15 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We are looking to express ourselves in the tournament, says Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan said that he hopes his side will express themselves as they have been doing for the last four years in the upcoming ICC World Cup 2019, starting May 30. Morgan also spoke about the exclusion of England international players David Willey and Joe Denly from the 15-man World Cup squad.
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newscricket17 hours ago

ICC world Cup 2019 | Virat Kohli is probably form batsman for last 12 months in the world, says Jos Buttler

English batsman Jos Buttler has heaped praise on Virat Kohli by saying that he is the ‘form batsman’ going into the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales. Kohli has been unstoppable in recent times and scored runs across the globe with his water-tight technique and monk-like temperament.
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newscricket3 days ago

VIDEO | Sarfraz Ahmed’s catastrophic call brings out Adil Rashid’s genius no-look run-out

The World Cup is bound to bring about the best in players from across the globe and that has been evident in the last couple of months. Pakistan’s Babar Azam was left disappointed after a brilliant no-look throw from England’s Adil Rashid after a disastrous call from compatriot Sarfaraz Ahmed.
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newscricket3 days ago

VIDEO | Jos Buttler pulls off MS Dhoni's "leg-flick cum block" to run Sarfaraz Ahmed out

Among many of MS Dhoni’s contributions to wicket-keeping manuals, the leg-flick cum block was one of the most celebrated yet the most difficult one to carry out maneuverer. Yesterday, Jos Buttler pulled off the same and in the process, he had gotten the better of Sarfaraz Ahmed in a stylish manner.
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newscricket5 days ago

It was very emotional hundred, I didn’t see it coming, says Jason Roy

Jason Roy has tagged his match-winning ton against Pakistan as ‘emotional hundred' after he overcame a sleepless night and hospital rush with his baby daughter. Roy smashed 114 to help his side gun down 341 in the fourth ODI which is also the fourth-highest run chase at Trent Bridge.
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newscricket10 days ago

Previous IPL stints gave me huge confidence to play consistently, says Jos Buttler

Jos Butler has stated that the 2018 season of the Indian Premier League for Rajasthan Royals gave him the confidence to score consistently. The England batsman had scored 548 runs in that season and has continued with his tremendous run in ODIs while finding a spot in the Test team as well.
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featurecricket12 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t - Rajasthan Royals

You never want to be a Rajasthan Royals owner, do you? Probably the nicest of the franchises in terms of contributions to Indian cricket, and the most emotional towards their recruits, it is a bittersweet irony that they have never been able to lay hands on the silverware after the 2008 success.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Simon Taufel backs R Ashwin’s ‘Mankading’ incident, says it has nothing to do with "spirit of the game"

Former ICC umpire Simon Taufel has backed Ravichandran Ashwin’s controversial run-out in their opening game, where he "Mankaded" Jos Buttler, and said it has not violated the spirit of the game. Taufel is widely-reckoned as one of the best umpires to have embraced the game of cricket.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | I wouldn’t say Rajasthan Royals are a weakened side, says Tom Moody

Ahead of their match against Rajasthan Royals, Tom Moody has said that he can’t consider the Royals as a weakened side even after the star players Jos Butler and Ben Stokes went back to England. Moody also feels that today’s match is important for both the teams to be on the playoffs track.
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