newscricket10 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Roger Binny bats for Rishabh Pant’s inclusion as Kedar Jadhav replacement

Former India all-rounder Roger Binny revealed that he would prefer to add Rishabh Pant as part of the Indian World Cup squad in case Kedar Jadhav is ruled out of the competition due to injury. Binny added that international teams won’t benefit from playing many warm-up games ahead of the World Cup.
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newscricket10 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Ambati Rayudu, Axar Patel in line if Kedar Jadhav fails to recover in time

A BCCI source has revealed that Ambati Rayudu and Axar Patel have equal chance of making it to the Indian team for the World Cup if Kedar Jadhav doesn’t recover in time. He has also added that by naming Rishabh Pant in the India A team for the Windies tour, selectors have given a clear indication.
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newscricket11 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Virat Kohli opines experience key factor behind Dinesh Karthik’s selection ahead of Rishabh Pant

Indian skipper Virat Kohli clarified the air surrounding Dinesh Karthik’s inclusion ahead of Rishabh Pant, where experience played in the favour of the former. Pant’s scintillating form for Delhi Capitals in the IPL further strengthened his case while Karthik had an ordinary tournament.
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newscricket12 days ago

Ambati Rayudu for number four in World Cup if Kedar Jadhav fails to recover, says Syed Kirmani

Syed Kirmani has stated that he would prefer Ambati Rayudu over Vijay Shankar for the number four spot in the World Cup if the injured Kedar Jadhav fails to recover on time. The Indian team had persisted with Rayudu for a while but Shankar made the cut for the flight to the United Kingdom.
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newscricket13 days ago

World Cup 2019 | India will miss Rishabh Pant in the tournament, says Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has stated that India will miss the services of explosive batsman Rishabh Pant in the middle-order in the upcoming world Cup. The former India captain is the advisor of Delhi Capitals and thereby, he has observed the wicket-keeper batsman from close quarters.
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featurecricket13 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t - Delhi Capitals

Even in this day and age of data mining, one couldn’t discount the simple theory of using the experience to be ahead of the time. Delhi Capitals, bolstered by a young Indian core and mentored by two of the best brains in the sport, provided the kind of cricket that was so refreshing to see.
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newscricket14 days ago

IPL 2019 | I don't think there can be a better final than MI and CSK, says Dwayne Bravo

Dwayne Bravo has stated there cannot be a better Indian Premier League final than the one against Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians at Hyderabad on Sunday. The West Indian all-rounder said this in a candid chat with his CSK teammate Harbhajan Singh after the second qualifier at Vizag.
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newscricket14 days ago

IPL 2019 | Virender Sehwag excludes MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli from his season XI

Virender Sehwag has included two uncapped Indian players in his IPL 2019 XI but his team doesn’t have the likes of MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli in it. In his team, the former Indian opener has Jonny Bairstow and Shikhar Dhawan as his two openers with KL Rahul coming in at No.3.
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newscricket16 days ago

IPL 2019 | We didn’t get as many runs as expected, laments Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer blamed his side’s disappointing performance in the power-play overs as the major reason behind Delhi’s downfall in the second eliminator against Chennai Super Kings on Friday. Of the eight original teams in the IPL, Delhi is the only side to have failed to make the finals of the league.
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newscricket16 days ago

IPL 2019 | Anil Kumble picks MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya among others in his dream team for the IPL

Former Indian cricketer Anil Kumble has named his dream team from the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League. The 12th edition of the cash-rich extravaganza has seen some mind-boggling performances and many young guns making an immediate impact with their skills and temperament.
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