newscricket18 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Chris Gayle named Windies vice-captain for World Cup

Chris Gayle has been named vice-captain of the Windies cricket team for the upcoming World Cup in England. Gayle, who announced that he would retire from ODIs after the World Cup, is by far the most experienced player in West Indies' World Cup squad, with 10,151 runs in 289 ODIs.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Bangladeshi fan breaks into tears after Liton Das’ dismissal

Bangladesh fans often go overboard with their emotions and their failure to put a check on that has often made them irrational and consequently the butt of all jokes for others. Yesterday, following the dismissal of Liton Das, a fan broke down in tears in front of everyone in the stadium.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Bangladesh’s monumental fielding mess-up leaves entire team in shame

If Pakistani players have made a name for themselves with their run-out jokes then Bangladesh will now be right up there, thanks to their monumental mess-ups during run-outs. Yesterday, when a wayward throw reached a delayed Mushfiqur Rahim, he failed to collect and gave a life to Roston Chase.
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newscricket6 months ago

VIDEO | Shikhar Dhawan turns into Superman to save India five runs

In the absence of better athletes like Hardik Pandya, Virat Kohli, and Ravindra Jadeja, India had to largely bank on safer hands to stop runs in the T20I series against Windies. However, Shikhar Dhawan exhibited that India’s safe hands are much better than most of the fielders around world cricket.
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newscricket7 months ago

9 Things you missed | From Krunal Pandya's kiss of death to Keemo Paul's helicopter shot

Oh, what a day of cricket it was!! From India's excellent bowling to a bit of struggle in the batting front, we are sure you must have missed these 9 things that are hard to notice even if you have watched the entire match. Don't worry, just relax, we have got you covered in this article.
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newscricket7 months ago

VIDEO | Manish Pandey saves KL Rahul's blushes after Windies' batters run towards one end

Cricket is a game of wits and whoever can keep it until the very end, usually ends up winning the battle. Today, after KL Rahul made a mess of a simple throw, with Shai Hope and Shimron Hetmyer at one end, Manish Pandey was alert enough to take the stumps down to give the Windies a jolt.
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newscricket7 months ago

India vs Windies | Visitors will look to put pressure on Indian batsmen, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has backed the Windies’ bowlers to pile pressure on the Indian batting line-up in the absence of in-form skipper Virat Kohli. India is slated to take on the visitors in a three-match T20I series that is slated to begin on November 4 (Sunday) at Eden Gardens in Kolkata.
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newscricket7 months ago

Yuzvendra Chahal enters top-10 ODI bowlers’ list in ICC rankings update

On the back of decent outings against the Windies, Yuzvendra Chahal has made the cut for the top-10 ODI bowlers’ list in the most recent ICC rankings update as revealed earlier yesterday. Shimron Hetmeyer and Shai Hope also made good strides on the ODI batsmen list after impressing in India.
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newscricket7 months ago

India vs Windies | We have learnt a lot from the series, asserts Stuart Law

Windies coach Stuart Law has stated that despite losing the ODI series against India, the five matches did not go without their share of learnings for his boys. After facing a clean sweep in the two match Test series earlier, the Windies have now lost the five match ODI series 1-3 against India.
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newscricket7 months ago

VIDEO | A full-stretched MS Dhoni takes a stunning catch in no man’s land

A majority of India had woken to a new villain Saturday morning – MSK Prasad – who was audacious enough to drop MS Dhoni from the Indian T20I squad of Windies and Australia. And the chief selector’s day was only going to get worse as MSD looked to be at his best against Windies in the third ODI.
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