newscricket4 hours ago

Sourav Ganguly : Cheteshwar Pujara is as important to Test team as Virat Kohli

Sourav Ganguly has heaped praise on Cheteshwar Pujara as he emphasized the importance of Pujara’s role and stated that he is as important to the current Test team as Virat Kohli. Sharing the same stage with Ganguly, Pujara has also admitted that he still prefers to bat in the old-school fashion.
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newscricketa day ago

Quiz: How well do you remember Royal Challengers Bangalore's decade-long journey

Royal Challengers Bangalore may not have won any IPL title during their 10-year stay in the league, but their fan following is no less than brilliant. The team, led by Virat Kohli, has a passionate fan base, not only in Bangalore but also in the entire country and boost the morale of the team.
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newscricket4 days ago

'A+' category was proposed by MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli, reveals Vinod Rai

Committee of Administrators (CoA)  chief Vinod Rai has revealed that Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni were influential in forming the ‘A+’ elite category for player contracts. Dhoni was overlooked for this elite category which Rai felt only belonged to the top performing players in the Indian team.
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newscricket7 days ago

Paul Harris involves Virat Kohli’s name into Kagiso Rabada-Steve Smith case

Talking about Kagiso Rabada's two-match suspenion following his altercation with Steve Smith, former South African player Paul Harris has questioned the ICC on why they didn't question Virat Kohli's antics in the SA series. Rabada handed a two-match ban for his aggressive behavior towards Smith.
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newscricket8 days ago

IPL 2018 captain’s pledge set to be filmed in advance ahead of gruelling schedule

The captain’s pledge in any sport, not just cricket is something extremely sacred and hence the IPL governing body has taken a decision to pre-film the pledge in order to give captains time to prepare. The agenda for the opening ceremony is to be decided on March 16 by BCCI and CoA authorities.
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newscricket8 days ago

Virat Kohli believes ongoing break will help him in IPL 2018

Virat Kohli has admitted that his body needed rest and that's why he decided not to participate in the Nidahas Trophy and claimed that it will also help him in the upcoming Indian Premier League. Kohli has also added that he idolizes Roger Federer for the way he kept at his game at the age of 36.
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newscricket9 days ago

ICC Test Rankings | Ravichandran Ashwin moves up two spots; Kagiso Rabada rises to top

Kagiso Rabada regained the top spot and Ravichandran Ashwin moved up two spots in the newly released ICC Test rankings. Australia, England and New Zealand are in contention of winning the riches for a third or fourth spot finish as India and South Africa are guaranteed the top two spots.
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newscricket10 days ago

Parthiv Patel feels it's a good time to be a wicketkeeper in India

Veteran wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel feels that it is a great phase for wicketkeepers in the country as there is good competition. The 33-year old, who will be turning up for RCB in this season's IPL, also revealed that he is probably the most travelled player in terms of changing teams in the IPL.
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newscricket11 days ago

Aggression gets the best out of Virat Kohli, reveals Ajinkya Rahane

India’s Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane has asserted that Virat Kohli’s aggression gets the best out of him and added that Kohli should not change his style. Rahane also revealed that missing out on the first two Tests against South Africa provided him with the extra motivation in the final Test.
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newscricket12 days ago

The best part is that Chahal and I back each other, reveals Kuldeep Yadav

Kuldeep Yadav has enjoyed a breakthrough season that saw him and compatriot Yuzvendra Chahal claim a total of 33 wickets in the six ODI’s versus South Africa. Kuldeep has insisted that he is ready for any challenge that comes his way as he prepares for India’s tour of England later this year.
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