featurecricket3 days ago

Who Gujarat Lions need to buy at the 2017 IPL auction

Gujarat nearly made the perfect debut last season, but a couple of individual performances from AB de Villiers and David Warner stopped them in their tracks. However, they have the right base in the squad to build upon, and the addition of a couple of good spinners could make them the team to beat.
Amlan Majumdar
newscricket18 days ago

India v England | How and where India won the third T20I

A heavy defeat in the third and deciding T20I ended England's miserable tour of India. After putting up a good score at the Chinnaswamy Stadium, the Indian bowlers, particularly the spinners, fashioned a dramatic collapse as England lost their last 8 wickets for 8 runs after a decent start.
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newscricket18 days ago

WATCH | Sensational Raina makes up for Chahal and Mishra fielding gaffes

Yuzvendra Chahal and Amit Mishra had nowhere to hide under lights at the Chinnaswamy Stadium following fielding gaffes that saw even the normally cool MS Dhoni lose his temper. There was some redemption, however, when Suresh Raina took one of the catches of the year in the dying embers of the match.
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newscricket18 days ago

Twitter reacts as Chahal's heroics lead India to a series win

India secured the T20 series win over England, after earlier winning the Test and the ODI series, by 75 runs thanks to exceptional performances by the spinners. Yuzvendra Chahal (6/25) and Amit Mishra (1/23) were the stars of the show as they destroyed the English middle order in the final T20.
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reportcricket18 days ago

India vs England | Chahal runs riot to give India series victory

India secured the T20 series win over England, after earlier winning the Test and the ODI series, by 75 runs thanks to exceptional performances by the spinners. Yuzvendra Chahal (6/25) and Amit Mishra (1/23) were the stars of the show as they destroyed the English middle order in the final T20.
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newscricket22 days ago

India v England | India's predicted XI for the second T20I

Two changes are expected from the Indian team that went down to the visitors in the first T20I at Kanpur earlier this week. Amit Mishra is likely to replace Parvez Rasool in the spin department, and Rishabh Pant might finally get his first and much-awaited crack at international cricket.
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newscricket24 days ago

Virat Kohli : We were about 30-35 runs short

Virat Kohli, who suffered his first T20 defeat as a captain against England yesterday, has said that the Indian team fell short of a good score by around 30-35 runs. Kohli also added that he was happy to fill in as an opener for the injured Rohit Sharma as it provided better balance to the team.
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featurecricket24 days ago

India vs England | How and where India lost the first T20I today

England have followed up their win in the last ODI at the Eden Gardens with a convincing 7-wicket over the hosts in the first T20I of the series. In what was arguably England’s most polished performance on this tour, it was the English pacers who shined at Kanpur.
Amlan Majumdar
newscricket24 days ago

Twitter reacts as India fail to win Virat Kohli's first match as a T20I captain

England won the all-important 'toss' and chose to field which proved to be a right decision as they restricted India to 147/7 with a really good bowling display. After some explosive batting from Billings and Roy, captain Eoin Morgan finished it off as England defeated India by 7 wickets.
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newscricket25 days ago

Sourav Ganguly: Rishabh Pant should be thrown into the deep end

Sourav Ganguly believes that rookie Rishabh Pant "should be thrown into the deep end" and asked to bat down the middle order than in his regular opener's slot. Ganguly has also said that Suresh Raina is a dangerous player in the T20 format and Virat Kohli should try to somehow fit him in.
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