newscricket11 days ago

Would love to team up with Ben Stokes some day, reveals KL Rahul

Out of favour Indian opener KL Rahul has expressed his admiration for star all-rounder Ben Stokes and has stated that he would love to be in the same team as the Englishman. Rahul also spoke about the competitiveness of Jasprit Bumrah and said that the pacer would get better in the years to come.
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newscricket17 days ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | I just wanted to enjoy my time in the middle, reveals KL Rahul after big hundred

KL Rahul once again announced himself on the big stage as he scored a dominating century in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, stating his mindset was to bat for long to help his time out while enjoying it simultaneously. He further talked about the challenging conditions and what it took to get the runs.
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newscricket17 days ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019 | KL Rahul leads Karnataka to 60-run win over neighbours Kerala

KL Rahul’s brilliant 131 off just 122 balls led Karnataka to a comfortable 60-run win over their neighbours Kerala in the Round 4 matches. Set 295 to win, Kerala suffered a lower-order collapse from 184 for three to 234 all out with opening batsman Vishnu Vinod’s century going in vain.
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newscricketa month ago

I took Virat Kohli's intensity and mindset in different situations from his batting, says Mayank Agarwal

Mayank Agarwal has revealed that he has tried to copy his skipper Virat Kohli’s intensity and approach to different scenarios onto his own batting. Agarwal, who is preparing to make his home Test debut against South Africa, also said that he does not pressurize himself about his spot in the team.
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featurecricketa month ago

India vs South Africa Statistical Preview - Everything you need to know about 2nd T20I in Mohali

After a frustrating day out in Dharamsala which saw the match completely get washed out, the teams will now move on to Mohali for the second of the three T20Is. Both teams will come all guns blazing heading into this contest, as a victory here will ensure that the series cannot be lost.
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newscricketa month ago

IND v SA | Not wise for India to look at the World T20 next year, says Sourav Ganguly

Contrary to popular opinion, Sourav Ganguly believes that it is important that the Indian team does not focus all their attention towards the T20 World Cup next year. Instead, Ganguly hopes that the team management offers youngsters as many chances as possible to prove themselves.
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newscricketa month ago

Rohit Sharma is too good a player to not be playing all formats, says Vikram Rathour

India batting coach Vikram Rathour has backed Rohit Sharma to do well as a Test opener in all conditions. After a start-stop test career, he has been given another opportunity in the format, this time as an opener in the upcoming series against South Africa to replace the underperforming KL Rahul.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs SA | Rishabh Pant needs to be wary of Sanju Samson's threat, believes Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir believes that Kerala's wicket-keeper batsman Sanju Samson is posing serious threat to Rishabh Pant's place in the shorter formats. Gambhir also believes that this three-match T20I series will be a golden opportunity for other youngsters to cement their spots.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs SA | It will be an honour to don Team India whites, says Shubman Gill

Punjab's batting sensation Shubman Gill, who on Thursday received his maiden call-up to the Test team, revealed that it'll be an honour to don the Test whites if indeed he gets an opportunity. Gill also said that he is ready to bat in any position and that he is grateful for the opportunity given.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs SA | Shubman Gill gets maiden call-up for South Africa Tests

The Board of Cricket Control (BCCI) met on Thursday to announce the squad for the upcoming three-Test series against South Africa in October. 20-year-old batsman Shubman Gill has received a maiden test call-up, while misfiring Karnataka opener KL Rahul has been left out of the squad.
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