newscricket3 days ago

IND v SA | Maybe selectors felt some changes were required, I respect that, says Kuldeep Yadav

Kuldeep Yadav has stated that he respects the selectors' decision to leave him out of two successive T20I series either as a break for him or because they felt some changes were required. Currently, Kuldeep is in a three-man race against Ravi Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja for a place in the Test XI.
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newscricket5 days 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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newscricket8 days ago

India vs South Africa | Wanted to give opportunities to successful domestic cricketers, asserts Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has revealed that the reason Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav were rested for the T20I series against South Africa was because India wanted to give successful domestic cricketers a chance at the highest level. India will play the first match of the series in Dharamsala today.
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newscricketa month ago

WI v IND | Stunned by R Ashwin’s exclusion from playing XI for 1st Test, says Sunil Gavaskar

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has revealed he was left stunned by the decision to exclude Ravichandran Ashwin from India's starting XI for the first Test in Antigua. Ashwin has now been left out for a fourth straight Test after missing the last three in Australia with an injury.
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reportcricketa month ago

India vs Windies A | Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Kuldeep Yadav shine to put India in command on Day 2

After India declared on their overnight score of 297 for five, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, and Kuldeep Yadav picked up three wickets each to restrict West Indies to 181. India reached 84 for one in their second innings, with Ajinkya Rahane (20) and Hanuma Vihari (48) at the crease at stumps.
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newscricketa month ago

World Cup exit was the biggest disappointment in the last two years, states Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri, who two days ago was re-appointed as the head coach of the Indian men's cricket team, has pointed to the World Cup exit as his biggest disappointment since taking over as coach. He also emphasized that Team India will prioritize the Test Championships over everything else.
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter explodes as "UNIVERSE BOSS" Chris Gayle surprasses Brian Lara to be Windies' highest ODI run-scorer

"Universe Boss" Chris Gayle has gone past Brian Lara's record to become highest run-scorer for the Windies in the second ODI in Trinidad. Gayle needed 7 runs to overcome Lara's record and he did it with ease against Team India, after which Twitter went berserk to congratulate the big man.
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featurecricketa month ago

WI vs IND: India’s predicted lineup for clash against West Indies in 2nd ODI

After an impressive World Cup and an emphatic win in the T20s, India will be looking forward to experimenting in the fifty over format having rested a couple of their senior players. With the number four spot mystery still unsolved, it’ll be interesting to see how they fare in Carribean conditions.
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newscricket2 months ago

As friendly as I am with Kuldeep (Yadav), I am the same MS, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has stated that anyone in the dressing room can go up to anyone and say anything he wants while adding that he is as friendly with the likes of Kuldeep Yadav as he is with MS Dhoni. Kohli has also added that he is excited for the upcoming Test championship and is eagerly waiting for it.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs West Indies | Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey return to ODI set-up as Jasprit Bumrah rested

After impressive performances on the A tour, Shreyas Iyer and Manish Pandey have returned to the Indian ODI side for the series against West Indies. On the other hand, the selectors have decided to rest Jasprit Bumrah to manage the workload ahead of the Test series and the upcoming home season.
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