newscricket16 days ago

England's 50-over World Cup triumph will inspire T20 World Cup challenge, hopes Jonny Bairstow

Jonny Bairstow is hoping that England’s maiden 50-over World Cup title win earlier in 2019 will inspire them to have a successful outing at the World T20 in Australia next summer. Eoin Morgan will take charge of a squad featuring a bunch of new faces that will take on New Zealand in five T20Is.
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featurecricket22 days ago

World XI of Test Cricketers that can conquer Indian fortress

Since 2013, eight countries have tried to conquer the mighty Indian team in their own backyard and all eight have returned empty-handed. Their dominance has reached such absurd heights where it seems like the only way to trump them would be by forming a World XI and even that seems like a long shot.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricketa month ago

Going to be tricky as England’s spin consultant, feels Jeetan Patel

The newly appointed spin bowling consultant of England, Jeetan Patel, feels that this role will be tricky and it’s up to him how to take it forward. Patel will join England’s camp, under new head coach Chris Silverwood, ahead of the New Zealand tour in November that starts with the T20Is.
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newscricketa month ago

Abu Dhabi T10 League | Yuvraj Singh likely to join T10 league as negotiations enter last phase

Abu Dhabi T10 League chairman Shaji Ul Mulk has revealed that the league is in the last phase of negotiations with Yuvraj Singh and an announcement will be made soon. Meanwhile, Trevor Bayliss was appointed as the coach of the Abu Dhabi franchise with Moeen Ali being a member of the team.
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newscricketa month ago

Abu Dhabi League sees names like Mohammad Amir, Lasith Malinga being picked for lucrative price

The 10-day Abu Dhabi T-10 league tournament, which has been scheduled to be held from November 15, saw Pakistan and Sri Lanka stars Mohammad Amir and Lasith Malinga going under the hammer in the auction. The annual player draft saw as many as 110 players allocated across eight teams.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs SA | Baffled Ravi Ashwin has been sidelined so often, says Sunil Gavaskar

Legendary India cricketer Sunil Gavaskar has once again slammed the team management and was critical of how Ravichandran Ashwin is being treated after being excluded from the team so often. Gavaskar believes Ashwin is suffering because of the comparisons that are made of him with the other spinners.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 Blast | Ravi Bopara's knock won the title for Essex, feels Moeen Ali

Worcestershire skipper Moeen Ali feels that all-rounder Ravi Bopara's measured knock in the final helped Essex win their maiden T20 blast title. Bopara scored a nifty 22-ball 36 with his side under trouble to rescue them, before a final-over blitz from Simon Harmer sealed Essex the title.
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newscricket2 months ago

This will be like getting myself a break, says Moeen Ali

England cricketer Moeen Ali has asked for a break from Test cricket, indefinitely as of now but nothing permanent, after being dropped from the England team during the Ashes. On Friday, when ECB announced their central contracts, Moeen didn't receive his all-format central contract deal.
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featurecricket2 months ago

Ashes 2019 | England Player Ratings - Joe Root’s 5/10 exemplifies England’s struggles

At The Oval, England tipped off what was a rather bittersweet summer, winning the World Cup while relinquishing the urn at the same time. While there were a couple of silver linings, England more often than not found themselves clutching at straws with dubious selection calls adding to their woes.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket3 months ago

Ashes 2019 | Ben Stokes arguably greatest all-rounder England have produced, states Moeen Ali

Moeen Ali has showered praise on Ashes hero Ben Stokes, making an argument for him to be the greatest all-rounder that England have ever produced. He also said that the decision to pick Jack Leach over him was completely justified and credited the left-armer for his composure under pressure.
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