newscricket19 days ago

India vs England | If we can win this Test and go home 3-2, that will be really good, says Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane reveals that he would like to come back to India with a win in the final match of the series and end the England tour on a good note after the series loss. Rahane, who has scored 220 runs so far, added that he was happy with his own form but felt that he could do more for the team.
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newscricket20 days ago

It was batting that let team India down against England suggests Mohinder Amarnath

Mohinder Amarnath reckons that the lack of runs from top-order batsmen is what did India over in the recent series loss against England in the ongoing UK tour. Amarnath said that India need to be mentally ready for the fifth Test which could be difficult after the disheartening loss at Southampton.
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newscricketa month ago

India vs England | Prithvi Shaw and Hanuma Vihari get maiden call up for last two Tests

India U-19 World Cup-winning skipper Prithvi Shaw and Andhra’s Ranji captain Hanuma Vihari have been selected in the Indian team for the remaining two Test matches of the ongoing series against England. Opener Murali Vijay and chinaman Kuldeep Yadav have been dropped for the rest of the series.
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newscricketa month ago

India vs England | Former players criticize visitors for not practicing after Lord’s defeat

The Indian cricket team has not had a practice session in the past few days after the unforgettable innings defeat in the second Test match at Lord’s. While Geoffrey Boycott said that India deserved the thrashing, Sourav Ganguly emphasized on the importance of practice in any sport.
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newscricketa month ago

India vs England | Team management will have to take harder look at it's decisions, says Akash Chopra

Former Indian Test batsman Akash Chopra feels that the Indian team management will have to be careful while selecting the overseas squad as traveling does not bode well with the Indian team. Referring to Indian skipper Virat Kohli, he mentioned that his selection techniques are quite unpredictable.
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newscricketa month ago

India vs England | Former Indian cricketers lash out at Virat Kohli & Co.

India’s crushing defeat at the hands of the English cricket team did not go down well with some of India’s former cricketers as they took to Twitter to express their grievances over the loss. The likes of Virender Sehwag, Bishan Singh Bedi, and VVS Laxman were some people who voiced their concerns.
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featurecricketa month ago

India vs England | Winners and Losers ft. KL Rahul, Dinesh Karthik and Pakistan fans

After a narrow, yet encouraging, loss in the first Test, India put up a shambolic display at Lord’s to give England a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. While Dinesh Karthik is sure to get the axe after his dismal display, it was Pakistan fans’ chance to settle the scores with their counterparts.
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featurecricket2 months ago

India vs England | Predicted XI for the second Test at Lord’s

The last time England beat an Asian team at the home of cricket was India in 2011 and since then they have lost three and drawn two Tests with Asian teams at Lord's. India’s last Test at the venue holds special memories and the team will try to bank on the same to repeat the miracle once again.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs England | We’ll go to bed dreaming of getting Virat Kohli out, reckons James Anderson

James Anderson has revealed that the English bowlers will hit the sack tonight with only thought in mind - to dismiss Virat Kohli - as the home team hope to pull off a unlikely win. India ended day three at 110/5 and require 84 runs to win the first Test with Dinesh Karthik and Kohli at the crease.
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featurecricket2 months ago

India vs England | India’s predicted XI for the first Test in Birmingham

In what is the most-anticipating series of the English summer, the best batsmen in the world at the moment - Virat Kohli and Joe Root - go will go up against each other. While England’s Test reputation is at stake, Virat Kohli will also have some personal scores to settle over next six weeks.
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