newscricket5 days ago

IPL 2017| Gujarat Lions Vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore- Player Ratings

Chris Gayle (77) and Virat Kohli (64) were the stars for the Royal Challengers Bangalore with the bat as Yuzvendra Chahal picked up 3/31 with the ball to ensure a comfortable 21 run victory for the RCB. Brendon McCullum's 72 at the top of the Gujarat Lions batting order was not enough for his side.
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newscricket7 days ago

Kohli blasts RCB's performance against RPS

Royal Challengers Bangalore crashed to their fourth defeat in 5 games this season with a 27- run loss to Rising Pune Supergiant yesterday, but skipper Kohli had no sympathy for his side, while Vettori admitted to his struggles in finding the right balance for the side.
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newscricket9 days ago

Twitter reacts to Kohli dropping Aussies from squad and "Mr. Consistent" Sharma flop again

Kieron Pollard helped MI chase down 143 after they were down 4/7. While Kohli performed with the bat again, it was his decision to remove the Aussies, Watson & Stanlake, from the squad that made Twitter erupt. And of course, how can the Twitteratti not remember Rohit Sharma who failed yet again.
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newscricketa month ago

Virender Sehwag hands out the hilarious "Viru Gharelu Awards" on Twitter

After retiring from cricket Virender Sehwag has taken up the role of a commentator and Twitter celebrity. His talents as the latter were on full display after India beat Australia in Dharamsala when he started the "Viru Gharelu Awards" comparing cricketers to everyday objects.
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter reacts to Jadeja's brilliant all-round performance and the last wicket drama

Jadeja and Saha started off the day with a solid partnership which helped India put up a lead of 32. On the other hand, the Australians didn't have a start that they would've expected as Renshaw, Warner and Smith fell early which led to a collapse. Now 91 runs stand between India and a series win.
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newscricketa month ago

Mohammed Shami unavailable for fourth Test

Mohammed Shami has been ruled out of the fourth Test against Australia starting on Saturday as he's still being monitored by physio Patrick Farhart, who said that the medium-pacer was with the team in Ranchi as well and playing him in the Vijay Hazare final was a part of his rehabilitation plan.
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newscricketa month ago

Patience pays off for Matt Renshaw as he breaks 119 year old Australian record

Matt Renshaw has impressed all with his maturity while batting in the current series. In the process, he has also broken Clint Hill's record for most runs for Australia before the age of 21 in this tour and his former coach, Phil Jaques says that his patience is the key to his success in India.
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newscricketa month ago

BCCI Contracts: Jadeja and Pujara rewarded for their performances with Grade A contracts

Ravindra Jadeja and Cheteshwar Pujara have been upgraded to Grade ‘A in the BCCI contracts, whereas Harbhajan Singh and Suresh Raina have been excluded from the list, the BCCI announced yesterday. It has also been declared that the amount of money for all three grades have been doubled.
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter reacts to Steve Smith's "Brain Fade 2.0" and Jadeja's performance

India started the day with momentum on their side as Renshaw and Smith were dismissed by R Jadeja early. But Shaun Marsh and Peter Hansdscombe stood tall and thwarted India's chances of taking a 2-1 lead with a game to play. The Twitterati got to work immediately after Smith's brain fade 2.0.
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newscricketa month ago

India vs Australia | Talking points from the third Day of the third Test

Cheteshwar Pujara and India showed that they were ready for a fight as they played their hearts out on Day 3 of the third Test in Ranchi. Pujara’s unbeaten 130 helped India finish the day at 360/6 to cut Australia’s first innings lead to just 91 runs as the game now hangs delicately in the balance.
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