newscricket2 days ago

West Indies vs India | First ODI - Match Predictions

India take on West Indies in the First ODI of the five-match series at Port of Spain and will be looking to bounce back from their horror show against Pakistan in the finals of the Champions Trophy. On the other hand, Windies will look to start afresh after missing out on a Champions Trophy place.
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newscricket6 days ago

Rashid Latif looks to end fight with Virender Sehwag over YouTube video

Ex-Pakistan player Rashid Latif has attempted to end his tiff with Virender Sehwag through a YouTube video after the duo were caught in a war of words all through the Champions Trophy. The wicketkeeper congratulated Pakistan on their victory but also had kind words for India over their performance.
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newscricket7 days ago

Twitter reacts as Pakistan finally wins against India after many years

Pakistan secured their first-ever Champions Trophy crown with a convincing 180-run victory over India at the Oval today. While Fakhar Zaman (114) and Mohammad Amir (3/16) were the stars of the show, the Twitteratti were more than happy to provide some light moments on a dark day for India.
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featurecricket17 days ago

Champions Trophy 2017 | Tactical analysis of India’s loss to Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka produced an exceptional batting display to secure a seven-wicket win against India and keep their semi-final hopes alive. Even though they beat India convincingly, Sri Lanka’s bowling, much like India’s, left a lot to be desired as both teams conceded a combined 643 runs.
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newscricket18 days ago

Virat Kohli: Ravichandran Ashwin understands the reason behind his omission

Virat Kohli praised R Ashwin's professionalism for putting the team's interests ahead of his own after the latter's omission from the playing XI against Pakistan. Kohli also added that the positive atmosphere and team spirit in the dressing room had made his job as a captain very easy.
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newscricket18 days ago

Champions Trophy 2017 | India needs to work on their ground fielding, feels Geoffrey Boycott

English cricketing legend Geoffrey Boycott has suggested that the Indian team needs to finesse its ground fielding skills which would help them emerge victorious in tight matches. However, the Englishman was impressed with India's dominant performance over Pakistan in their opening game.
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newscricket20 days ago

ICC Champions Trophy 2017| Hardik Pandya hails self-belief as the key to his performance against Pakistan

Hardik Pandya has termed his self-belief to be the major reason for his scintillating performance in India's 124-run win over arch-rivals Pakistan in their inaugural match yesterday. The 23-year old scored an unbeaten 20 off six deliveries before scalping two wickets later on in the match.
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featurecricket21 days ago

Champions Trophy | How and where India won the game against Pakistan

India got their CT campaign off to a perfect start with a 124-run win over Pakistan today. But even before the match turned into a foregone conclusion, it was clear that the match was a tactical blunder by Pakistan. Here is a look at how India secured the dominating win over their eternal rivals.
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newscricket21 days ago

Twitter reacts as Pakistan lose to India yet again in an ICC event

India posted a strong total, thanks to their top order and Pakistan's horrendous fielding display. But the Pakistani batsmen couldn't handle the Indian bowling as their batting order collapsed under pressure. The Twitterati did not spare them for their unimpressive performance in the major match.
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newscricket21 days ago

WATCH | Ravindra Jadeja’s stunning piece of fielding sends Shoaib Malik packing

Ravindra Jadeja one of the best fielders in the world right now and he has proved his worth on the field time and again. Jadeja showed his abilities against Pakistan today, and his effort to dismiss Shoaib Malik was something that would even make Jonty Rhodes proud.
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