newscricket3 hours ago

10 things you missed : From the umpire not calling Josh Hazlewood's no ball to the mixup that almost cost India the match

Oh boy, what a brilliant day of Test cricket (obviously not for the Aussies). While jumping in joy while watching Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane frustrate the Australian bowlers, we collected a lot of things that you might have missed from Day 2 of the Test match. Check out what all you have missed!
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newscricket5 hours ago

VIDEO | Josh Hazlewood pulls off an Ishant Sharma as Gaffaney fails to notice no-ball

Ishant Sharma’s no-ball analysis by Fox Sports created a huge rage on Twitter and umpire Kumar Dharmasena was at the receiving end of a lot of flak. However, today, Chris Gaffaney pulled off a Dharmasena as he failed to recognise a Josh Hazlewood no-ball despite the latter overstepping by a mile.
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newscricket6 hours ago

VIDEO | Adam Gilchrist takes a dig at Rishabh Pant on air after Bumrah bouncer silences him for a while

Rishabh Pant has been unusually chirpy behind the stumps in the series so far, not leaving any stone unturned to get under the skin of Aussies. However, he remained silent today after Jasprit Bumrah’s bouncer went for a bye four and Adam Gilchrist pointed that on air before taking a sly dig at him.
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newscricket8 hours ago

VIDEO | Starc left surprised as teammates start celebrating despite ball touching Cheteshwar Pujara's shirt

Australians are known for their over-the-top celebrations even before umpire raises his finger for a wicket. Today, despite a Mitchell Starc ball despite touching only Cheteshwar Pujara’s shirt before going to the keeper's gloves, Aussie fielders started celebrating which left the former surprised.
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Australia | Nathan Lyon will enjoy bowling in Perth, says Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch has stated that with the kind of performance Hanuma Vihari managed to put for India on the first day, Nathan Lyon might come more than handy for the hosts. Part-timer Hanuma Vihari managed to pick two crucial wickets on a first-day wicket in the ongoing Test in Perth.
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Australia | Aaron Finch proved that he belongs at Test level, asserts Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting has stated that after scoring a half century today in Perth, Aaron Finch has proved that he belongs at the opening slot even in the longest format of the game. Finch had failed to make an impact in the previous match at the Adelaide Oval with scores of 0 and 11 in the opener.
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newscricketa day ago

VIDEO | Under-pressure Kumar Dharmasena calls no-ball despite Ishant Sharma being inside line

After Fox released a video showing Ishant Sharma bowling six no-balls in an over, and none was given, Kumar Dharmasena was under fire. That played on his mind today and despite Ishant was well within the line, he called it a no-ball which saw the pacer bowling on the other end after that.
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newscricketa day ago

7 things you missed : Virat Kohli's Superman catch to the delivery that stunned everyone

We know, we know, you were really bored after Day 1 of the 2nd Test. Don't worry we have found a way to make it interesting. We cherry picked moments that you would've missed while "sleeping" through the 1st day of the Test match. Enjoy our early christmas gift - 7 things you missed!
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Australia | India has got the team wrong, feels Michael Vaughan

Michael Vaughan has asserted that the Indian team management has got the playing XI wrong for the second Test match against Australia in Perth. Virat Kohli has gone into this game with four pace bowlers and without a proper spinner in the Indian team considering the pace and bounce on the pitch.
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newscricketa day ago

VIDEO | Rishabh Pant finds a way to sledge despite being stationed a long distance behind stumps

Adelaide would be remembered for India’s historic win and their bowlers’ persistence, but it will also be remembered for Rishabh Pant’s antics throughout the game. Today, while it was mostly the pacers who operated, he had to stand behind the stumps, but still came forward to irritate the Aussies.
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