newscricket4 hours ago

Virat Kohli wants India to find right bowling combination for World Cup

Virat Kohli has defended India's decision to rest Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin stating that the squad needs to share the workload of the bowlers and create a strong pool ahead of the 2019 World Cup. Kohli also praised Ajinkya Rahane's versatility while batting in different positions for the team.
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newscricket8 hours ago

R Ashwin : If I get to 618, that will be my last Test match

R Ashwin has claimed that if he even comes within one wicket of breaking Anil Kumble's record of 619 Test wickets, he would call an end to his Test career. The Indian offie was also full of praise for the Sri Lankan veteran Rangana Herath, who recently decimated Pakistan at the age of 39.
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newscricket3 days ago

Kuldeep Yadav : If you can turn the ball on concrete then you can spin it anywhere

Kuldeep Yadav has claimed that bowling on concrete since his childhood has trained him for bowling on any surface and believes that skill and good variation are essential for success in the game. Yadav also added that the Yadav-Chahal duo cannot replace the legends Ashwin and Jadeja anytime soon.
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newscricket4 days ago

Bharat Arun : Ashwin and Jadeja exceptional spinners but Kuldeep and Chahal deserve fair chance

Indian bowling coach Bharat Arun has asserted that even though R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja are exceptional bowlers, Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal have done enough to deserve a fair chance at a World Cup berth. Arun also praised fearless Hardik Pandya's ability to learn from his mistakes.
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newscricket10 days ago

Adam Zampa recalls bus attack incident as Police arrest two in Guwahati

Australia leg-spinner Adam Zampa is disappointed with the inefficiency of the Assam Cricket Association in terms of ensuring security for the Aussies as they had to face a stone attack after their victory. Zampa said that such incidents leave a bad impression about India despite a good series.
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newscricket10 days ago

Ravichandran Ashwin clears Yo-Yo test at NCA

Senior Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has cleared the ultra-difficult Yo-Yo test at the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore on Tuesday. Ashwin took to Twitter to disclose the result of the Test as he informed his that he cleared it and that now he will focus again on the Ranji Trophy matches.
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newscricket10 days ago

ICC Test Rankings: Kagiso Rabada surpasses Ravichandran Ashwin, Rangana Herath

South Africa pacer Kagiso Rabada has gained two slots to reach a career-best third position in the latest ICC Test rankings, which confirmed today. Rabada’s promotion meant Ravichandran Ashwin slipped one spot to fourth, while Rangana Herath moved to the fifth position in the rankings.
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newscricket12 days ago

I haven't done much wrong, opportunity will come, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin believes that his opportunity to play in the limited overs format will come as he has hardly made many mistakes in his trade. Praising Virat Kohli’s effective leadership, the spinner commended the skipper for raising the fitness bar high to ensure that players give their best.
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newscricket21 days ago

Ranji Trophy | Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja set to play tournament opener

R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Cheteshwar Pujara, and M Vijay will play the first round of Ranji Trophy matches, which start on October 6. While Ashwin and Vijay have confirmed their availability to the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association, Jadeja and Pujara have been named in the Saurashtra squad.
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newscricket24 days ago

WATCH: Ravichandran Ashwin derives huge turn to deceive Paul Collingwood in County match

Ravichandran Ashwin has been a proven customer on sub-continental pitches but has received a lot of criticism for his failure to replicate the same overseas. Ashwin, though, put that evaluation to rest with an amazing delivery in an English county match that completely stunned Paul Collingwood.
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