newscricket3 days ago

Aakash Chopra picks Kapil Dev ahead of MS Dhoni as skipper for his All-time Indian ODI XI

Kapil Dev has been selected by Aakash Chopra in place of MS Dhoni as the skipper of the latter’s all-time India ODI XI. While the former India opener picked Sachin Tendulkar as his first-choice opener, he has picked Rohit Sharma ahead of Virender Sehwag to partner the Master Blaster.
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newscricket4 days ago

The Good, Bad, and The Ugly ft. Para Asian Games, MS Dhoni and SV Sunil

The last week has been a cheerful one for Indian sports, but MS Dhoni’s refusal to participate in the Vijay Hazare Trophy game has soured it a bit sour. On the other hand, the Metoo campaign hit the sporting sphere as well to make it a mixed week for Indian sports fans. More on SportsCafe’s GBU.
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newscricket5 days ago

Hanuma Vihari and Mohammed Siraj released for Vijay Hazare Trophy

BCCI have released an update about the quarter-final of the ongoing Vijay Hazare Trophy, where Hanuma Vihari and Mohammed Siraj have been released from the Indian Test squad. They also asked the players to represent their respective teams in the quarter-finals stages of the Trophy.
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newscricket5 days ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | MS Dhoni stays away from representing Jharkhand in quarter-finals

After national chief selector MSK Prasad stated that MS Dhoni would turn out for Jharkhand in the Vijay Hazare Trophy quarterfinal, the latter has decided to opt out of it. Dhoni feels that it will not be wise of him to disturb the team combination as they have been excellent in the group stage.
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newscricket7 days ago

India vs Windies | Rishabh Pant called-up for ODI squad, Virat Kohli returns as captain

Indian youngster, Rishabh Pant, has been included in the 15-man ODI squad as Virat Kohli will return to lead the Indian team for the upcoming ODI series against the Windies. India is slated to take on Windies in the first ODI match which will be played on October 21 at Guwahati.
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newscricket8 days ago

Dhoni bhai is always ready to help from behind the stumps, says Yuzvendra Chahal

Praising the guidance of MS Dhoni, Yuzvendra Chahal has stated that whenever a bowler is in need of help, Dhoni happily obliges and his advice works more often than not. At 37, Dhoni has only been a pale shadow of his past with the bat with not even a single worthwhile innings in last few series.
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newscricket9 days ago

Vijay Hazare trophy | MS Dhoni likely to play for Jharkhand in quarter finals

After a disastrous batting performance in the Asia Cup, MS Dhoni is likely to turn up for Jharkhand in the knockouts of the Vijay Hazare Trophy after the team qualified for the quarter-finals of the national one-day competition. Rohit Sharma will also be playing for his side Mumbai.
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newscricket9 days ago

Reports| BCCI sources reveal MS Dhoni’s batting form might lead to Rishabh Pant’s ODI selection

According to reports, Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s poor batting form in limited overs cricket might eventually force the selectors to drop him for the upcoming ODI series against the Windies that will be played later this month. Rishabh Pant might get a chance as the wicketkeeper in the ODI squad.
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newscricket10 days ago

Specialist wicket keepers are not preferred anymore, feels Syed Kirmani

Syed Kirmani is of the opinion that every team now looks for an all-rounder who can not only keep wickets but also do the job of a specialist batsman and stated that specialist keepers take the backseat now. Allrounders are in high demand after the advent of T20 cricket at the International stage.
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newscricket18 days ago

India vs West Indies | MS Dhoni helped me take my game to another level, says Mohammed Siraj

The newest member of the Indian Test squad, Mohammed Siraj has revealed how former captain MS Dhoni helped the youngster take his game to whole new level with his invaluable inputs. Siraj received his maiden call-up to the Indian Test team for the upcoming series against West Indies at home.
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