newscricket10 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Vijay Shankar breaks his silence over Ambati Rayudu Tweet

Vijay Shankar finally reacts to Ambati Rayudu’s controversial Tweet after the latter was overlooked as part of the Indian 15-man squad for the upcoming World Cup in England. Shankar said that he empathised with Rayudu and understood how the latter was feeling at that time.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Vijay Shankar cleared of fracture after sustaining an injury during practice session

India all-rounder Vijay Shankar’s scans revealed that he had not suffered any form of fracture after he sustained an injury on his forearm during a practice session in England. Shankar will remain under medical supervision and will continue to be in contention to feature in this year’s World Cup.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I want to see Vijay Shankar to bat at No. 4, says Sanjay Manjrekar

Sanjay Manjrekar has backed Vijay Shankar to bat at No. 4 position in the batting line-up ahead of KL Rahul, who he reckons is more suited to open the batting. India have failed to find a solution for the debatable No. 4 slot and Shankar, in his sporadic appearances, has shown immense potential.
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newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Injury scare for Vijay Shankar ahead of first warm-up clash

India have got a major injury blow in the form of Vijay Shankar right before the first warm-up clash against New Zealand at The Oval today. The all-rounder was a likely starter at number four in the playing XI but his participation is now in doubt as he left the practice session midway on Friday.
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newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | The more I enjoy, the better I will perform, says Vijay Shankar

Vijay Shankar has stated that the more he enjoys, the better he will perform at the World Cup in England and Wales, starting May 30. The all-rounder managed to make a cut in the 15 man squad, despite not being in reckoning nine ODIs ago and is very likely to start at the number four position.
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newscricket4 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I am just focused on my preparation, says Vijay Shankar

Vijay Shankar revealed that he has worked extensively on improving his bowling skills in recent weeks since the culmination of this year’s IPL season where he played for Sunrisers Hyderabad. The talented all-rounder added that being included in the Indian WC squad is very special for him.
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featurecricket4 days ago

ICC World CUP 2019 | SWOT Analysis – India

One of the frontrunners for the exalted World Cup crown this season, India have been a force to be reckoned with. Over the years, India’s rise in this format has been irresistible and has replicated their magic across the globe, which has also earned them the tag of ’favourites’ in the tournament.
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newscricket5 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I am very much prepared for crucial No. 4 position, says Vijay Shankar

Indian all-rounder Vijay Shankar has claimed that he is well equipped for the No. 4 slot in the batting line-up for the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales. India are still uncertain over the said position and Shankar was hinted to bat at 4 during the team announcement by selector MSK Prasad.
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newscricket8 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Important for me to learn from MS Dhoni, says Vijay Shankar

Vijay Shankar has stated that it is important for him to learn from experienced players like MS Dhoni. Shankar was named in the squad for the World Cup and chief selector MSK Prasad had remarked that he was chosen for the number four slot over Ambati Rayudu due to his three-dimensional abilities.
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newscricket8 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I am feeling very confident after IPL, says KL Rahul

KL Rahul is feeling confident after a prolific run in the recently-concluded Indian Premier League where he finished as the second highest run-scorer with 593 total runs. KL Rahul will carry his form into the upcoming World Cup and there are talks regarding him taking guard at No. 4 position.
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