newscricket14 days ago

Modern-day cricket involves making business decisions, feels Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has expressed his disappointment over players choosing county over their country. The ex-Proteas captain also opined about his team’s performance in the ongoing Test series, praising their fightback with the bat and urging the bowling attack to step up as the series goes forward.
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newscricket16 days ago

IND vs SA | Shaun Pollock advises South African bowlers to 'think out of the box'

Former South African cricketer Shaun Pollock has advised South African bowlers to think out of the box to tackle the Indian batsmen in the ongoing Test match between India and South Africa. The Protean bowlers have found it hard to restrict the run-flow of the Indian batsmen in Vizag.
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newscricket2 months ago

Dale Steyn announces retirement from Test cricket

As per recent reports, South African pacer Dale Steyn has announced his decision to hang up his boots from Test cricket with immediate effect. The veteran quick represented South Africa in 93 Test matches since making his debut back in 2004 and has picked up 439 in the longest format.
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newscricket6 months ago

IPL 2019 | Andre Russell's press conference achieves nothing for KKR, says Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has stated that Andre Russell’s press conference to speak about the team’s atmosphere was not in a good state and is doing no good to the team. Former Australia women’s cricketer Lisa Sthalekar also agreed with Pollock, pointing out the team expects better from a senior player.
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newscricket6 months ago

IPL 2019 | Shaun Pollock names Prasidh Krishna, Khaleel Ahmed among five budding Indian pacers

Shaun Pollock has handpicked five emerging Indian fast bowlers, who have impressed the South African all-rounder with their pace and control. There are many Indian domestic talents that have been unearthed during the course of the IPL, which has also been a trademark of this tournament.
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newscricketa year ago

Hardik Pandya is long term all-round option for India, believes Shaun Pollock

Former South African cricketer Shaun Pollock has claimed that Hardik Pandya is a long-term all-round option for the Indian cricket team considering his skillset. However, Pollock feels that Pandya needs to settle down and focus on one aspect of his game if he wants to become the best.
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newscricket2 years ago

Virat Kohli to be presented with ICC Test Championship mace at end of Cape Town T20I

On behalf of ICC, Shaun Pollock and Sunil Gavaskar will present the Test Championship mace to Virat Kohli at the end of the deciding T20I between India and South Africa at the. India retained the mace for the second consecutive year after their win in the third Test match, despite losing series 2-1.
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newscricket2 years ago

"If you want to win World Cup, you can’t drop catches" - Sunil Gavaskar warns India

While praising India’s series win, Sunil Gavaskar has also warned that India can’t drop these many catches if they really want to win the World Cup next year. In the same broadcasting, Shaun Pollock has stated that the way South Africa were beaten in their own conditions was worrisome.
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newscricket2 years ago

India vs South Africa | Spinners hold the key in the run-chase, reckons Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock believes that the spinners will come into effect soon in the run chase and the SA need to score fast to stay away from that. Sunil Gavaskar, while dissecting what went wrong for the Indian batsmen, added that the visitors' tentativeness to play pull shot resulted in a moderate total.
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