newscricket20 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | New Zealand need to include Tim Southee, states Brendon McCullum

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum believes that the kiwis need to include Tim Southee in the team so as to bring more experience and confidence to the team. McCullum also added that New Zealand have lacked a bit of a 'swagger', and need to express themselves more often.
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newscricket2 months ago

Twitter heaps praise on New Zealand's stellar bowling and fielding

It was a stunning display of bowling and fielding by the Kiwis in their second game against Bangladesh. They opted to field first and with some clinical bowling performance they folded Bangladesh under 250. Fans on Twitter heaped praise on the New Zealand team for their stellar bowling performance.
Soumil Khare
featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | New Zealand’s predicted XI for their opening game against Sri Lanka in Cardiff

New Zealand will start their World Cup campaign against Sri Lanka in Cardiff today. Wicket-keeper batsman Tom Latham has recovered from his finger injury and is a sure starter in the playing XI, replacing Tom Blundell, whereas Henry Nicholls is expected to open along with Martin Guptill.
Ayesha d'Souza
featurecricket2 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | SWOT analysis – New Zealand

The 2015 defeat would still be fresh in their memories and New Zealand would be looking to prove their worth yet again this season. They are widely acknowledged as the dark horses and have been often underestimated, but have managed to punch above their weight on a regular basis.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket3 months ago

RCB vs KXIP | Player Ratings - AB de Villiers’ heroics guide Royal Challengers Bangalore to their third win on trot

Yet another AB de Villiers special with the bat combined with a death bowling spectacle by Umesh Yadav and Navdeep Saini resulted in Royal Challengers Bangalore securing their third win on the trot. Parthiv Patel had also a major role to play too as his powerplay strike kept RCB in good stead.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2019 | We are losing because of poor fielding, says AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers has stated that his team Royal Challengers Bangalore have been losing match after match, mainly due to their poor fielding. He also claimed that the RCB has one of the most structured and disciplined set-up, but the numerous missed chances in the field have been letting them down.
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featurecricket3 months ago

RCB vs DC | Player Ratings - Delhi Capitals hand Royal Challengers Bangalore sixth straight loss after AB de Villiers and Parthiv Patel fail

AB de Villiers failed to give Virat Kohli able support in the middle and that came back to haunt Royal Challengers Bangalore eventually as Delhi Capitals secured a comfortable win. For a change, though, RCB bowlers were not the major culprits in the game as they tried everything they could tonight.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2019 | Last four overs that we bowled were unacceptable, slams Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli launched a scathing attack on Royal Challengers Bangalore’s bowlers who were hit all over the park by Kolkata Knight Riders’ hard-hitting finisher - Andre Russell. The RCB skipper also admitted that this season has been a disappointing one but is optimistic that things will improve soon.
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featurecricket4 months ago

RCB vs KKR | Player Ratings - Virat Kohli and AB de Villers heroics in vain as Royal Challengers Bangalore makes it five losses in row in IPL 2019

Royal Challengers Bangalore’s hopes to open the account in this year’s IPL is yet to see the light of the day as Kolkata Knight Riders thrashed them by five wickets. Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, and Pawan Negi did all they could do, but the team eventually failed to change their sagging fortunes.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket4 months ago

ICC World 2019 | New Zealand become first team to announce their 15-man squad

New Zealand coach Gary Stead has announced the country’s 15 man squad for the World Cup to be held in England and Wales scheduled from June 30. There were no surprises barring the backup wicket-keeper slot, which was given to Tom Blundell, and Kane Williamson will continue with his captaincy duties.
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