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ICC World Cup 2019 | No game is easy in this World Cup, stresses Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has refused to take India’s next opponents Afghanistan lightly as he highlighted the importance of being professional about each game regardless of the opponent in order to win it. He went on to talk about their campaign so far and how things are in the dressing room for the team.
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ICC World Cup 2019 | Virat Kohli is any teacher's delight, reveals Indian Team trainer

India’s strength and conditioning coach Shankar Basu discussed the fitness regimes of the players in the squad on Tuesday and called Virat Kohli as the most sincere of the lot in the process. He went on to label injury prone Mohammed Shami as his biggest success with the national team.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Aaqib Javed calls Safaraz Ahmed an “accidental” captain

Aaqib Javed has hurled severe criticism at Pakistan captain Safaraz Ahmed, calling him a weak leader with no authority amongst his teammates. According to Javed, Sarfaraz was struggling for his place in the team when being made captain by “accident” by the cricket board after the 2015 World Cup.
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newscricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Teams are worried about facing India, claims Kris Srikkanth

Kris Srikkanth has compared the current Indian team to the West Indies squad of 1970 as he claimed that top teams are afraid of going up against Virat Kohli & Co. India find themselves in third position with seven points from four matches having won three games at the ongoing World Cup in England.
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newscricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Virat Kohli & Co. to be rewarded with two-day rest after Pakistan victory

After the emphatic win against Pakistan on Sunday, the Indian team will be rewarded with a two-day rest period before their next game against Afghanistan on Saturday. India are third on the ICC World Cup 2019 table behind New Zealand who are ahead due to a higher net run-rate after three games.
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newscricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | It was a lovely gesture by Virat Kohli, acknowledges Steve Smith

Steve Smith reckons the support he received from Indian skipper Virat Kohli, during India-Australia encounter, as a lovely gesture. The crowd in London was booing Smith in the outfield to which, Kohli intervened to not only stop them from doing so but also gestured to applaud him.
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newscricket3 days ago

Twitterati turn image of Sarfaraz Ahmed yawning into hilarious memes

While keeping the wickets yesterday, Sarfaraz Ahmed started yawning. Some of the fans on Twitter were absolutely furious after watching a captain do yawn in a crunch match, but some of them put the image to good use by turning it into a meme. Here are the best memes that spawned from the image.
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newscricket3 days ago

India vs Pakistan | It’s very important to adapt quickly, asserts Vijay Shankar

Vijay Shankar, who picked up a wicket on first ever World Cup delivery, highlighted the importance of adaptability in modern day cricket following India’s win over their arch rivals. The all rounder also added that he tried to enjoy every moment of his World Cup debut against Pakistan. 
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newscricket3 days ago

World Cup 2019 | Bhuvneshwar Kumar to miss 2-3 games, confirms Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has revealed that Bhuvneshwar Kumar is likely to miss 2-3 games due to the hamstring injury he picked up while bowling against Pakistan. The Indian skipper also added that the team were not too worried because Mohammad Shami would be an able replacement for the injured pacer.
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newscricket4 days ago

10 things you missed | From Dinesh Karthik getting trolled by the fans to Sarfaraz Ahmed yawning during keeping

What? You are saying that you haven't missed a single minute of the high-intensity World Cup match between India and Pakistan? I am here to say that you have actually missed a lot of things during this match! Take a look at the 10 things that you missed during the match and decide for yourself.
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