newscricket16 hours ago

David Warner does a Virat Kohli and cites gruelling schedule can be harmful for players

David Warner has reiterated Indian skipper Virat Kohli’s plea to review the cricketing schedule of the national team after he went through a ‘mental breakdown’ post the Ashes series win. Warner has asked Cricket Australia to prepare strategies to manage player workload in the upcoming year.
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newscricket2 days ago

Steve Smith urges his bowlers recreate Ashes form against South Africa

After reclaiming the Ashes thanks to their lethal pace attack, Steve Smith has asked his bowlers to ‘go down a similar path’ in the upcoming series against South Africa. Smith also added that a series win in SA would be a sweet revenge for their defeat at home against the Proteas in November 2016.
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newscricket3 days ago

Sachin Tendulkar believes Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal will play major role in overseas conditions

Sachin Tendulkar believes that Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal will play a major role in India’s success in overseas conditions after the duo picked up 33 wickets in the ODI series against SA. Sachin has also added that the wrist spinners can add a lot of value even in unhelpful conditions.
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newscricket4 days ago

VIDEO | Billy Stanlake’s brutal bouncer takes off Mark Chapman’s helmet and wicket

Cricket has witnessed players getting out in unconventional ways, which has ranged from being bizarre to utterly unfortunate. Australia’s Billy Stanlake will surely feel the same way about his wicket of Mark Chapman, who saw a bouncer take off his helmet before it bounced onto his stumps.
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newscricket4 days ago

Series win in SA showed why India are World No.1 in the ODI format, says Kris Srikkanth

Kris Srikkanth has asserted that India’s 4-1 thrashing of SA in the ongoing series has justified India’s number one rank in the 50-over format of the game. India is only the second team in the history of the game after world champions Australia to beat SA in a 5 match+ ODI series on their home turf.
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newscricket4 days ago

VIDEO | An orange-clad spectator takes one-handed stunner in the stands to loot NZC purse

In a day and age, when cricket seems to have drifted far away from the spectators, New Zealand Cricket should be applauded for engaging the fans every now and then. Today, Mitchell Grimstone, a spectator, took a one-handed catch in the stands that helped him earn a cool NZ$50,000 from NZC.
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newscricket7 days ago

Test cricket is still pinnacle of cricket for me, says Jos Buttler

Even after seeing empty stands during Test matches all around the world, and the popularity of the T20 is on the rise, Jos Buttler still feels that Test cricket is still the pinnacle of cricket. He has also asked the administrators to find different ways to revive the game’s longest format.
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newscricket8 days ago

Ricky Ponting finally becomes a member of Australian Cricket’s Hall of Fame

Ricky Ponting, Karen Rolton, and Norm O’Neill have become the latest inductees into the Australian Cricket Hall of fame. The chairman of Australian Hall of Fame, Peter King announced that the three would be formally inducted at the Allan Border Medal function in Sydney on Monday.
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newscricket11 days ago

The ICC investigation finds no evidence of corruption in third Ashes Test

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday confirmed that there was no evidence of corruption in the Third Ashes Test match played last December. 'The Sun' had earlier reported that underground bookmakers from India had offered to sell information regarding the same to news reporters.
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newscricket12 days ago

Kevin Pietersen picks Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag as openers in his all-time Test XI

Kevin Pietersen picked just two Indian players, Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag, in his all-time Test XI but surprisingly picked both of them to open the innings. Unsurprisingly, though, the Englishman picked just one of his compatriots, James Anderson, in his greatest Test team.
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