newscricket7 days ago

Gary Kirsten to coach Cardiff-based franchise in The Hundred

Former India coach Gary Kirsten will be coaching the men's team of a Cardiff-based franchise in the inaugural edition of the Hundred in 2020. The former South African cricketer will join spin wizard Shane Warne, who was earlier announced as the coach of the Lord's based team in the competition.
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newscricket10 days ago

Ashes 2019 | Jofra Archer could be Steve Smith's biggest challenge, suggests Shane Warne

Former Australian cricketer Shane Warne believes that Jofra Archer could be the only English bolwer who would be able to stop Steve Smith and the great run that he’s having in the Ashes. The veteran leg-spinner backed Archer by saying that "no one likes to face tall 90 mph (145 kph) bowlers".
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newscricket10 days ago

The Hundred | Shane Warne to coach Lord's-based franchise

Shane Warne has been named as the head coach for the Lord's-based franchise 'The Hundred' for the next year's competition. While Warne joined Simon Katich (Manchester) & Andrew McDonald (Birmingham) as coaches to be named in The Hundred, Lisa Keightley took over the same role with the women's team.
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newscricket14 days ago

Legends and Pundits react to Dale Steyn's retirement from Test cricket

It was a day that every cricket fan dreaded. Dale Steyn announced his retirement from Test cricket and ended with career with stunning stats. The fans had nothing but love for the legendary speedster. This is how the cricketing fraternity reacted to the Proteas great's retirement from Tests.
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newscricket21 days ago

India vs West Indies | It will be a dream come true to play alongside Deepak, says Rahul Chahar

Rahul Chahar has expressed his happiness about being united with his cousin Deepak Chahar in the Indian team during the Windies tour. He has also added that he was never fussed about being selected in the Indian team and always wanted to give his best in whatever matches he plays at any level.
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featurecricket23 days ago

The Greatest Combined Ashes XI of all time

Every now and then, there are great players who make their mark and vanish but there are only a selected few who build a legacy of their own and etch their greatness deep enough to be remembered across centuries to come.
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newscricketa month ago

Victory away from home would make Ashes triumph sweeter, says Nathan Lyon

Nathan Lyon has said that, for any Australian kid aspiring to be a cricketer, the biggest dream to follow after playing for Australia, is to win the Ashes. Although Australia last won the Ashes on English soil almost two decades ago, Lyon is confident of completing a clean sweep this time.
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newscricketa month ago

Alex Carey definitely good enough to play in Ashes as specialist batsman, reckons Steve Waugh

Australian legends Steve Waugh and Shane Warne have come forward and batted for the inclusion of Alex Carey in the Ashes squad as a specialist batsman. The selection talk comes on the back of the wicket-keeper's outstanding World Cup for the Kangaroos, amassing 375 runs at an average of 62.50.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | England obliterated Australia with bat and ball, says an elated Andrew Strauss

An over the moon Andrew Strauss couldn’t contain his emotions as England, according to his own words, obliterated their arch rivals Australia in the semi-final of the 2019 World Cup. After their poor show in 2015, it was Strauss who led their four-year makeover plan, for the 2019 edition.
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newscricket4 months ago

Paul Collingwood picks Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar his all-time Test XI

Former England captain Paul Collingwood recently revealed his all-time playing XI which included the likes of Virender Sehwag, Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne. However, the most surprising inclusion is definitely that of current English all-rounder Ben Stokes at number eight in the line-up.
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