newscricket18 hours ago

Twitter reacts as India lose the first ODI against New Zealand

The Twitterati went mental as Virat Kohli scored his 31st ODI hundred overtaking Ricky Ponting's number of 30 centuries. But Tom Latham (103*) and Ross Taylor (95) crashed Kohli's party as they chased down a record target of 281 at the Wankhede and took the early lead in the 3-match series.
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newscricket2 days 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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newscricket5 days ago

Playing as a unit is the key to our success, says Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma considers playing as a unified unit the reason behind the success of the Indian cricket team in recent times. Sharma believes that the contribution of each and every team member is essential to register a win and feels that the team is currently progressing together in one direction.
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newscricket20 days ago

Sunil Gavaskar names Ajinkya Rahane as the solution for India's No 4 problem

Sunil Gavaskar has suggested giving the No.4 spot to Virat Kohli and replacing him with Ajinkya Rahane at No. 3, leaving Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma free to open. Following Rahane's brilliant display against Australia, Gavaskar thinks shuffling the positions will help India accommodate him.
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newscricket20 days ago

We talk a lot in the middle and discuss when to take risks, Rohit Sharma on Ajinkya Rahane

Rohit Sharma has stated that his discussions with Ajinkya Rahane in between overs and before taking risks were what led to their brilliant opening partnerships against Australia. The Indian opener also believes India have a bright future with a great pool of reserve players at their disposal.
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newscricket21 days ago

ICC ODI Rankings | Rohit Sharma moves to up to 5th; Axar Patel attains career-best seventh position

Following his exceptional performance in the ODI series against Australia, Rohit Sharma has climbed to the fifth position in the ICC ODI batsmen rankings. Axar Patel, on the other hand, who played only two matches in the series, jumped three places to a career-best seventh in the bowlers’ rankings.
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newscricket21 days ago

India vs Australia | Records and numbers from the Nagpur ODI

India secured the top spot on the ODI rankings list as they finished off the ODI series against Australia with a win in Nagpur to take the series 4-1. Rohit Sharma delivered yet again with a 125 that made a mockery of Australia's 243-run target as the hosts chased down with 43 balls to spare.
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newscricket21 days ago

Rohit Sharma credits understanding with Ajinkya Rahane for successful partnerships

Rohit Sharma has stated that communication and understanding with Ajinkya Rahane is the key to their successful partnerships against Australia in the recently concluded ODI series. The 30-year-old added that the duo understood the importance of opening partnership as results tend to rely on them.
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newscricket22 days ago

India vs Australia : Twitter reacts to Rohit Sharma century that helped India beat Aussies 4-1

Riding on a brilliant century by Rohit Sharma and sensational bowling by spinners, India capped off the ODI series on a winning note, beating Australia by 7 wickets in the fifth ODI. And Twitteratis didn't leave a stone unturned to tear apart the Aussies while praising Sharma's sensational innings.
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newscricket22 days ago

India vs Australia | Twitter reacts to Rohit Sharma century that helped India beat Aussies 4-1

Riding on a brilliant century by Rohit Sharma and sensational bowling by spinners, India capped off the ODI series on a winning note, beating Australia by 7 wickets in the fifth ODI. And Twitteratis didn't leave a stone unturned to tear apart the Aussies while praising Sharma's sensational innings.
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