newscricket5 days ago

Virat Kohli doesn’t need to protect MS Dhoni, says Kapil Dev

MS Dhoni has found support in the form of Kapil Dev who feels India's most successful skipper does not need to be protected from anyone. He added that Dhoni will quit the day he thinks he is not good enough and stated that the Virat Kohli knows what is good for the Indian team.
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newscricket6 days ago

Ravi Shastri: People should look back at their career before commenting on Dhoni

Ravi Shastri has extended his support to MS Dhoni by lashing out at latter’s critics and stating that people should look back at their careers before commenting. He also added that the under-fire batsman has a lot of cricket left in him and it is the team’s duty to back him during this situation.
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newscricket7 days ago

Dinesh Karthik credits long chats with Ravi Shastri for his improved batting

Dinesh Karthik has acknowledged his good communication with India coach Ravi Shastri, who highlighted the areas he can improve upon, as one of the main reasons for his improved batting. The 32-year-old also believes that any player with little effort can get the current Yo-Yo Test benchmark score.
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newscricket8 days ago

MS Dhoni not bothered by widespread criticism about his T20I form

MS Dhoni, in his cool and calm way, has resorted back to their critics those questioning about his T20 form and stated that everybody has their own views on life and that should be respected. The former India captain also added that being part of the Team India is the best motivation for him.
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newscricket10 days ago

Dinesh Karthik : I am ready to play my part in all three areas

Dinesh Karthik believes that he is prepared and fit to play any role in the team, given the needs and demands of the Indian cricket team. The wicketkeeper-batsman, who has performed really well in the ODI series against New Zealand, also claimed that it's hard to make an international comeback.
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newscricket10 days ago

“Jealous” people want "ultimate team man" MS Dhoni out, claims Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri has come out in defence of the under-fire MS Dhoni claiming that the team management doesn't have any problem with the latter’s performance for the team. Ajit Agarkar and VVS Laxman had questioned Dhoni place in the T20I side after India’s 40-run defeat to New Zealand in Rajkot.
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newscricket11 days ago

India team players receive 38.67 lakh rupees each as ICC Champions Trophy prize money

Indian team members earned Rs 38.67 lakh as prize money for finishing as runners-up in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, a BCCI release stated. The Indian board has also revealed that coach Ravi Shastri was paid Rs 2.02 crore for a period of three months between October 18 and January 17.
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newscricket12 days ago

Ravi Shastri heaps praise on his ‘thinking bowler’ Jasprit Bumrah

Ravi Shastri was immensely pleased by the way Jasprit Bumrah bowled in the third T20I and stated that the young pacer has shown that he is a thinking bowler. He also admitted that the dugout was tensed after India could post just 67 runs on board but stated that the players didn’t lose faith.
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newscricket21 days ago

Hoping next 20 years of my life are just as eventful, says Ashish Nehra

Ahead of his final match, Ashish Nehra has talked about his cricket journey, starting in Delhi in the early 1990s, which, 20 years down the line, led to a total of 163 international games. Moreover, he hopes that the next 20 years of his life are as lively as the ones he lived on the cricket field.
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newscricketa month ago

Rohit Sharma: Every series I play, I feel it’s the first game of my career

Opener Rohit Sharma considers every series as if it is the first game of his career in order to start afresh without the pressure of past games, which allows him to perform better. Rohit is thrilled to play the first match in Mumbai and stated that the strategies won't change much.
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