newscricket5 days ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | Parthiv helps Gujarat go top, Bengal and Jammu and Kashmir pick up wins

Jammu and Kashmir and Madhya Pradesh played out a nail-biting encounter where J & K came out on top, while Gujarat also fought hard to defeat Services and clinch the top spot in the group. In the meantime, Bengal notched up a thumping win over Bihar to strengthen its grasp on the third position.
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newscricket12 days ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019-20 | Bowlers deliver Gujarat seven-wicket win over Bihar

Two wickets apiece from Gujarat’s frontline bowlers - Roosh Kalaria, Chintan Gaja, Axar Patel, and Tejas Patel - helped the team bowl out Bihar for a paltry 126, before chasing it down with seven wickets to spare in Jaipur. This was Gujarat’s fifth consecutive win at this year’s tournament.
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newscricket15 days ago

No reason to believe that I can’t make a comeback, says Parthiv Patel

Gujarat skipper Parthiv Patel is convinced that he could yet make a comeback into the Indian squad even though Wriddhiman Saha and Rishabh Pant are the two main picks. For the time being, the wicket-keeper batsman is leading his state domestic side in the 18th season of the Vijay Hazare Trophy.
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newscricket17 days ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019 | Tamil Nadu continue winning streak, Bengal win in final over in Round 4

Tamil Nadu continued their winning start with a comfortable win over Bihar, while Gujarat beat Madhya Pradesh by 35 runs as both remain the only teams to have a perfect record in the tournament so far. Meanwhile, Bengal sealed their win two balls to spare against Services in Jaipur.
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newscricketa month ago

Rohit must stick to his strengths, rather than changing his game according to Tests, says Nayan Mongia

Nayan Mongia, who knows a thing or two about being a makeshift opener, has stated that Rohit Sharma must stick to his strengths rather than change his game according to Tests. Mongia further added that Test requires a massive adjustment in mindset and an original opener would have been better.
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featurecricket5 months ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn't - Royal Challengers Bangalore

After 6 straight defeats, RCB fans’ only wish was to get the sweet taste of a magnificent victory. Not an exaggeration, but a winless season for RCB looked imminent and just when their most loyal fans started giving up hopes, their fortunes revived in the second half of the tournament.
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featurecricket5 months ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings: Shimron Hetmyer, Gurkeerat Singh Mann ensure single-handed success for RCB against SRH

After the top-order failure, Shimron Hetmyer and Gurkeerat Singh Mann held their nerves and stitched a match-winning 144-run partnership to help RCB secure a four-wicket win over SRH. However, the purpose with which AB de Villiers batted tonight should be given bigger introspection.
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newscricket6 months ago

IPL 2019 | We showed character despite losing toss on such wicket, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has stated that the Royal Challengers Bangalore showed a lot of character, even after losing a crucial toss against Delhi Capitals on a wicket like Feroz Shah Kotla. DC had opted to bat first and scored 185 on a slow pitch but RCB eventually fell short of the score by 16 runs.
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featurecricket6 months ago

DC vs RCB | Player Ratings - Pacers fail to fire as Royal Challengers Bangalore succumb to eighth loss in IPL 2019

Parthiv Patel gave an explosive start to Royal Challengers Bangalore but the pacers under-performance in the first innings put them on the wrong side of the result. The 16-run loss also virtually ended RCB’s slender hopes of qualifying for the playoffs while propelling Delhi Capitals to last four.
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featurecricket6 months ago

RCB vs KXIP | Player Ratings - AB de Villiers’ heroics guide Royal Challengers Bangalore to their third win on trot

Yet another AB de Villiers special with the bat combined with a death bowling spectacle by Umesh Yadav and Navdeep Saini resulted in Royal Challengers Bangalore securing their third win on the trot. Parthiv Patel had also a major role to play too as his powerplay strike kept RCB in good stead.
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