newscricket6 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Jasprit Bumrah was extremely committed and was always willing to learn, says Lasith Malinga

Lasith Malinga, who took Jasprit Bumrah under his wing while playing for Mumbai Indians, has hailed the determination of the youngster while naming him the best bowler in the world. Malinga bid farewell to World Cup cricket last week, as he played his last ever World Cup game against India.
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newscricket9 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Don’t think Sri Lanka were consistent enough at WC, says Mahela Jayawardene

Mahela Jayawardene admitted that Sri Lanka weren’t consistent enough at this year’s ICC World Cup which ultimately saw them finish sixth with three wins and four losses from nine games. Sri Lanka ended their World Cup campaign with a seven-wicket loss to India in Leeds on Saturday.
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newscricket10 days ago

VIDEO | Lasith Malinga dismisses KL Rahul by flooring him with an unplayable bouncer

Lasith Malinga is more often than not reckoned as that lion, who has gotten old but still hunting down his prey with ease. Despite being in the twilight of his career, Malinga has weaved magic with the ball and on this occasion, got the better of a well set KL Rahul with his wily bouncer.
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featurecricket15 days ago

WI vs SL | Takeaways – Avishka Fernando scales new heights and Sri Lanka’s over-reliance on Lasith Malinga

Sri Lanka snatched their third win by beating the Windies in a run-fest. After Avishka Fernando’s century set the stage ablaze, West Indies replied with a fiery ton by Nicholas Pooran. Thanks to their experienced men, Sri Lanka managed to pull things back in the last three overs and pull off a win.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket15 days ago

Twitter urges Dhoni and Jadhav to learn from Windies' chase against Sri Lanka

What an amazing game of cricket it was! Sri Lanka showed their brilliance in batting and posted a score of 338 while Windies made the run chase extremely exciting and gave their best to reach the target. Twitter heaped praise on Windies and bashed MS Dhoni and Kedar Jadhav for not showing intent.
Soumil Khare
newscricket15 days ago

9 Things you missed | From Jason Holder cutting his nails on the sidelines to Rihanna crying over Brathwaite's dismissal

Windies - so close, yet so far. You must have been very busy watching all the mainstream things that happened today. But meanwhile, we were keeping an eye on incidents that most of you might have missed. So here are the 9 incidents from today's match that you might have totally missed.
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newscricket15 days ago

Twitter reacts as Fabian Allen takes a blinder to dismiss Kusal Mendis

A century by young Avishka Fernando helped Sri Lanka post over 300 on the board. Windies were terrible with their fielding but Fabian Allen's stunner to dismiss Kusal Mendis was one of the best moments from first innings of the match. Fans on Twitter went berserk and reacted on the same.
Soumil Khare
newscricket17 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Everything went wrong, especially batting, laments Dimuth Karunaratne

Dimuth Karunaratne blamed every aspect of his team that didn’t click against South Africa as the Lankans slumped to their third defeat of the World Cup with their knockout chances getting further slimmer. Sri Lanka have tougher opponents against West Indies and Indian in remaining games.
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newscricket24 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Lasith Malinga is a legend, claims Dimuth Karunaratne

Dimuth Karunaratne was all praise for Lasith Malinga after the veteran bowler produced one of his finest performances for the national team to lead them to a crucial victory. Ben Stokes joined in on the praise as Malinga described his game plan and the mindset of the bowlers during the match.
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newscricket25 days ago

7 things you missed | From Nuwan Pradeep picking up his cap instead of throwing the ball to Malinga getting frustrated

While you were sleeping till the final few overs of the match, you missed a ton of things that you might have missed even if you were watching the match between Sri Lanka and England. Don't worry, we have got your back! Sit back and enjoy the 7 things that you missed during the match!
Srijith Gopal