newscricket4 days ago

Indian greats question ICC’s boundary-count rule after Super Over tie declares England winner

The likes of Rohit Sharma, Yuvraj Singh and Gautam Gambhir openly criticised the boundary count rule with tournament top-scorer Rohit Sharma asking the ICC for a “serious look” into the rule. Gambhir has stated that the match should have ended in a tie and the cup should have been tied.
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newscricket6 days ago

Team management should have groomed someone for number four spot, claims Yuvraj Singh

The Indian team management should have done something in order to prepare someone to fill in the number four spot opined World Cup winning all-rounder Yuvraj Singh. India bowed out of the ongoing quadrennial competition in England as they succumbed to a narrow 18-run loss to New Zealand.
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newscricket7 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | You're most honest and committed man I know, says Virat Kohli to AB de Villiers

Virat Kohli has come out in support of AB de Villiers, who is being criticized for supposedly demanding a comeback to the Proteas squad for the 2019 World Cup. De Villiers released a statement on his social media after South Africa’s journey in the ongoing World Cup came to a sad end.
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newscricket9 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Yuvraj Singh defends Rishabh Pant against Kevin Pietersen’s criticism

Yuvraj Singh quickly came to the defence of youngster Rishabh Pant after the latter was criticised by Kevin Pietersen on Twitter. Pietersen called Pant’s attribute of repeatedly throwing his wicket away ‘pathetic’, referring to the Delhi batsman's dismissal off Mitchell Santner's ball yesterday.
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newscricket11 days ago

I was never settled in any IPL franchise I played for, reveals Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh has stated that he was not able to get comfortable at any of the multiple franchises he has played for in the cash-rich IPL to perform to his full potential. The two time champion went on to talk about his experience in the inaugural T20 World Cup and his famous six sixes.
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newscricket12 days ago

Legends react as former India captain Sourav Ganguly turns 47

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly turned 47 today and wishes poured in from all around the world. The entire cricketing fraternity wished him on Twitter and those who played under his leadership shared the impact he had on their careers and shared their most cherished moments on Dada's birthday.
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newscricket15 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | MS Dhoni switching between bat stickers a goodwill gesture : Reports

Sources close to MS Dhoni have revealed that the wicketkeeper, who is seen using SG, SS, and BAS stickers on bats during the World Cup, is extending a goodwill gesture to the respective companies. Dhoni, who has pulled off unusual decisions throughout his career, is reportedly doing this for free.
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newscricket17 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Yuvraj Singh tips Rohit Sharma for man of the series award

Yuvraj Singh has predicted India opener Rohit Sharma would end as the man of the series award in the ongoing World Cup after the opener has struck four centuries in the group stage, so far. Sharma became the second Indian after Sachin Tendulkar to score 500 runs in a single edition of the World Cup.
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newscricket18 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Kevin Pietersen and Yuvraj Singh indulge in healthy Twitter banter over Rohit Sharma century

Kevin Pietersen, who has stirred many people in the past with his tweets, has never been shy of expressing himself. Today, he indulged in some Twitter banter with Yuvraj Singh, making a callback to their infamous incident in 2008 where KP called Yuvraj a "pie-chucker who bowls filth".
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newscricket18 days ago

Dale Steyn signs up for Euro T20 Slam as 'marquee player'

After having previously played in International T20 Leagues such as Indian Premier League, Caribbean Premier League and Mzansi Super League, Dale Steyn will participate in the inaugural edition of the Euro T20 Slam. The league is scheduled to kick off later this year, from August 30.
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