featurecricket7 days ago

India’s team combination for the semi-final is baffling, really baffling

Prior to the start of the semi-final, seven out of ten people would have backed Mohammed Shami or Kuldeep Yadav to make the cut. But many eyebrows were raised when Virat Kohli revealed his playing XI at the toss as both the players were axed from the playing XI, in favour of Bhuvi and Jadeja.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket15 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | India just had to go all out to try and win the game, states Daniel Vettori

Daniel Vettori revealed he was not a big fan of how Indian batsmen MS Dhoni and Kedhar Jadhav handled things against England saying that they lacked the desire to secure the victory. He also acknowledged the brilliant strategies implemented by Eoin Morgan and co. that helped them defend their total.
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newscricket15 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Sportsmanship of few champions got tested and they failed badly, says Waqar Younis

Pakistani great Waqar Younis has questioned the Indian Team after their loss against England that indirectly put Pakistan’s semi-finals in a limbo. Dhoni and Jadhav received severe criticism for not showing enough intent in the death overs, with India eventually losing without putting up a fight.
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newscricket16 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | You can’t have team losing with five wickets in hand while chasing, says Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly was furious at India’s approach to the backend of the 338-run chase against England with MS Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav picking up singles with the required rate beyond 12. India eventually fell short by 31 runs with five wickets to spare, ending their unbeaten streak at World Cup.
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newscricket16 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | He was trying really hard, says Virat Kohli defending Dhoni

Virat Kohli defended his mentor and former skipper MS Dhoni by claiming that Dhoni was trying hard to get runs but England executed their plan really well. The skipper came down heavily on the disproportionate Edgbaston ground stating that it helped England batsmen to exploit Indian spinners easily.
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newscricket16 days ago

Twitter reacts as "best finisher" MS Dhoni finishes Pakistan's chances in World Cup

End of India's winning streak in World Cup! England made a fantastic comeback in the tournament by beating the only unbeaten side. MS Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav struggled badly in the death overs and failed to take India over the line and Twitter lashed out at Dhoni for his brainless innings.
Soumil Khare
newscricket23 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Waiting for your turn to perform is the toughest part, says Kedar Jadhav

Although he has been a part of the Indian team for four years playing 63 ODIs, Kedar Jadhav has barely received any consistent opportunities to bat long and prove his worth. Despite being an experienced customer, he admitted that the wait was the toughest part of playing the game of cricket.
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newscricket24 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We believed in our death specialist bowlers, reveals Kedar Jadhav

Kedar Jadhav has said that the team had great belief in the death bowling duo of Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami who ultimately came through for them and ensured a win against Afghanistan. Jadhav added that it was a difficult wicket to bat on but India still should have posted a 250-plus total.
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featurecricket24 days ago

IND vs BAN | Takeaways - Afghanistan’s inspiring fightback and Indian bowlers’ profoundness

After a lot of hiccups, India snatched a nail-biting victory from jaws of defeat against a fighting and determined Afghanistan to acquire the third spot on the points table. Mohammad Shami’s last over heroics nullified the Mohammad Nabi threat to hand India their fourth win of the tournament.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket24 days ago

VIDEO | Comedy of errors ensues in the middle as Rahmat Shah slips to give Kedar Jadhav easy life

The ongoing World Cup has produced some whimsical moments on the field and the one that piques the interest is an error caused while running between the wicket. Today, Kedar Jadhav was granted a much-needed reprieve after the fielder, who was supposed to collect the ball, slipped mid-way.
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