newscricket5 hours ago

IND vs SA | Twitter reacts as proxy captain Temba Bavuma brings no change in luck for South Africa

South Africa hasn’t been enjoying the favour of luck for a long time, and it isn’t just limited to the match results. The toss has been one major factor that has been denying any grace to captain Faf du Plessis, who in turn brought in Temba Bavuma at the toss to turn things around, but in vain.
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newscricket5 hours ago

Big focus on T20 World Cup for one year, divulges Virat Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli has communicated that the upcoming ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2020 will be the main focus for the team throughout the next twelve months. Despite making it to the knockouts, India have been unable to lift an ICC title in a long time and Kohli is hoping things would change.
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featurecricket18 hours ago

IND vs SA | India’s Predicted XI for third Test in Ranchi

After having sealed the series, a gigantic 11th consecutive win at home, India are in Ranchi eyeing their fifth successive victory in the ICC Test Championship. Hence, the hosts have no solid reason to make any changes in the playing XI for the Ranchi Test, starting on October 19.
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featurecricketa day ago

India vs South Africa | Statistical Preview - Ranchi Test

Riding on the back of two lop-sided victories in the series so far, India will be eyeing a whitewash when they face South Africa in the third Test in Ranchi. Meanwhile, the visitors will play for pride but Bodog has given them a slim chance of actually salvaging anything from the game.
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newscricketa day ago

IND vs SA | Will be surprised if India don't wrap up the series 3-0, says Harsha Bhogle

Harsha Bhogle ahead of the third Test has claimed that India will surely white wash the touring South African side by clinching the series 3-0. The Proteas looked far from a competing side in the two Tests so far and the home team, hence, enter the third Test as firm favourites.
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newscricketa day ago

Indian pace attack reminds me of West Indies of yore, says Brian Lara

Brian Lara was all praises for the Indian pace bowling attack and stated that it is reminding him of the great Windies pace bowling attack of the yore. As a matter of fact, the pace trio of Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma, and Mohammed Shami, in 2018, picked a record 142 wickets among them in Tests.
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newscricket2 days ago

Ind vs SA| India tour is challenging in many ways, admits Dean Elgar

South Africa opener Dean Elgar has opened up about getting "stretched" as a cricketer during what has been a challenging India tour, part of which included visiting smaller places and staying in sub-par hotels. India leads the World Test Championships table with a comfortable 200 points.
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newscricket3 days ago

Would like Virat Kohli to focus on winning big tournaments, says Sourav Ganguly

Veteran Indian Captain and BCCI’s president-elect Sourav Ganguly has adviced Virat Kohli to focus on winning ICC tournaments and has assured to give the help that the captain needs. India have gone through seven consecutive ICC tournaments without a win with the last being the 2013 Champions Trophy.
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newscricket4 days ago

Virat Kohli learning well from mistakes as captain, says Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistani speedster Shoaib Akhtar has heaped praises on the Indian captain as he put the team’s motive ahead of his own and that he was ready to take risks and go for the kill in winning matches. India registered their 11th consecutive home series win after crushing South Africa in Pune.
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newscricket5 days ago

Whatever MS Dhoni does will be the right thing, believes Shane Watson

With all the rumours and speculations surrounding former Indian skipper MS Dhoni's retirement since the conclusion of World Cup 2019, former Aussie all-rounder Shane Watson opines that Dhoni is still playing well and the call must be left to him. Watson has also praised Virat Kohli's leadership.
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