newscricket3 days ago

Twitter reacts to Steve Smith's "Brain Fade 2.0" and Jadeja's performance

India started the day with momentum on their side as Renshaw and Smith were dismissed by R Jadeja early. But Shaun Marsh and Peter Hansdscombe stood tall and thwarted India's chances of taking a 2-1 lead with a game to play. The Twitterati got to work immediately after Smith's brain fade 2.0.
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newscricket4 days ago

Dhoni loses calm after Jharkhand’s semi-final loss to Bengal in Vijay Hazare Trophy

MS Dhoni has lost his cool and was upset on Jharkhand players for their lacklustre bowling display in the Vijay Hazare Trophy semi-final match against Bengal, which cost them a place in the final. In the game, Dhoni scored a 62-ball 70 but failed to take his team past the finishing line.
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newscricket6 days ago

Twitter reacts as Jadeja does a Dhoni and Maxwell's bat breaks

Day 2 of the Ranchi Test was an eventful one as the Twitterati had yet another field day with Maxwell breaking his bat and Jadeja making a stunning Dhoni-esque run-out to dismiss the Hazlewood and restricting Australia to 451 in the first innings. Here is what Twitter said about the day's action.
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newscricket6 days ago

Fans travel 2500 kms to hand 'Dhoni Bhaiya' a letter

MS Dhoni has an ardent fan following in South India, but three brothers from Chennai took their love for the former Indian captain to a whole new level. Akash, Chandru, and Praveen made the 2500 km Chennai-Delhi trip to see Dhoni play in the Vijay Hazare Trophy and him a handwritten letter.
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newscricket6 days ago

WATCH | Jadeja pulls off Dhoniesque 'no-look' runout

There is no doubt about the talent that Ravindra Jadeja possesses with the ball and bat but his performance in the field deserve special praise as well. While the whole country went gaga over MS Dhoni's no-look dismissal of Ross Taylor, Jadeja has done the same against Australia today.
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newscricket6 days ago

Vijay Hazare trophy semi-final postponed following fire in Dhoni's team hotel

MS Dhoni and the Jharkhand team were safely rescued from their hotel after a fire broke out in Dwarka, Delhi, at 6.30 a.m. this morning. Following the incident, the semi-final between Jharkhand and Bengal has been postponed and is likely to be rescheduled for Saturday.
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newscricket7 days ago

MS Dhoni's fan runs onto the field to get his autograph

Despite all the talks surrounding Dhoni’s dwindling prowess, he has remained as grounded as ever towards his fans. That was on show yesterday when a fan ran onto the ground to take his autograph, during the Vijay Hazare quarter-final match against Vidarbha and the Jharkhand captain happily obliged.
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newscricket9 days ago

If Dhoni succeeds in Champions Trophy, he will go on till 2019 World Cup, says childhood coach

MS Dhoni’s childhood coach Keshav Banerjee feels that the Champions Trophy in England in June could decide the former India captain’s future in the game. He also went to reveal that Dhoni never kept anyone in the loop about his decision to quit Test cricket back in 2014 in Australia.
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newscricket14 days ago

MSD ensures Ranchi delivers a cracker pitch for IND vs Aus

He might not be a part of the Test squad anymore but MS Dhoni is still making sure that the Indian team gets the best possible wicket in what could be the deciding Test match of the Border-Gavaskar series in Ranchi. Dhoni is keeping a close eye on how the pitch is being curated in his home ground.
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featurecricket20 days ago

Exclusive: Rishabh Pant opens up about Dhoni, India debut, and captaincy

When the news of Rishabh Pant's selection as the captain of the Delhi Vijay Hazare Trophy side, which comprises experienced stars like Gautam Gambhir, Ashish Nehra, and Shikhar Dhawan, broke out, many people looked at it with skepticism. However, amid all these, Pant is keeping his calm.
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