newscricket8 hours ago

Steve Smith not sound enough to lead Australia, claims Kerry O' Keefe

Kerry O’Keefe believes that the emotions that lie at the core of Steve Smith’s game are not ideal to lead Australia in high-pressure situations. O’Keefe added that Smith overreacted more than once during the now concluded Test series against India, even if Smith had a good tour on a personal level.
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newscricket8 hours ago

Gautam Gambhir responds to Brad Hodge's jibe at Kohli

Gautam Gambhir has hit back at Brad Hodge over his remarks that Virat Kohli had missed the Dharamsala Test to recover in time for the IPL. Gambhir said that such statements are made only to get into the headlines and criticized Hodge for speculating without knowing the full extent of Kohli's injury.
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newscricket10 hours ago

Aussie media lays into 'classless' Virat Kohli

Even though the Border- Gavaskar series has come to an end, the Australian media are not done with their Virat Kohli bashing. The Daily Telegraph has now branded Kohli as classless adding that he is an ‘egomaniac’ and 'childish’ for refusing an invitation for both teams having a drink together.
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newscricket10 hours ago

Ajinkya Rahane came out to dominate, says KL Rahul

Ajinkya Rahane played an uncharacteristically aggressive innings against Australia to seal a 2-1 series win for India at Dharamsala. KL Rahul has revealed that Rahane had made his mind up about his approach in the second innings and it showed as he smashed Pat Cummins for two consecutive sixes.
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newscricket11 hours ago

Ian Chappell praises Umesh Yadav's "fire"

Ian Chappell believes Umesh Yadav’s opening spell on the third day of the final Test helped set up India's victory. The former Australia skipper also praised the pacer's performances throughout India's home Test season, appreciated Ajinkya Rahane’s aggressiveness and Ravindra Jadeja's improvement.
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newscricket12 hours ago

Dav Whatmore: Virat Kohli would choose Champions Trophy over IPL

Virat Kohli appears certain to miss RCB's initial matches in the IPL that kicks off on April 5 as a result of his shoulder injury, but Dav Whatmore believes that the Indian captain wouldn’t want to risk it by playing the whole length of the IPL with the Champions Trophy coming up in England in June.
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newscricket14 hours ago

Umesh Yadav and Bhuvneshwar Kumar reveal the secret of their success against the Aussies

Umesh Yadav and Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled an inspired spell on day 3 of the final Test against Australia, and have now revealed that the pair was motivated by the fact that it was the last game of the long home Test season and they were looking to settle scores with a few of their counterparts.
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newscricketa day ago

Suni Gavaskar : Australia are taking out their frustration by targeting Kohli

Sunil Gavaskar has said that Australia were targeting Indian captain Virat Kohli in the Border-Gavaskar Test series to vent out their frustration. Gavaskar also pointed to the fact that the Aussies had a dismal DRS record after Steve Smith's "brain-fade" incident in the Bengaluru Test.
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newscricketa day ago

Kohli hits back at "weak" Australian critics

Virat Kohli has finally come out to answer his critics after India beat Australia in the final Test in Dharamsala today to regain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. Kohli hit out at the Aussie critics claiming that it was easy to be deprecatory whilst "writing in a blog or speaking behind the microphone".
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newscricketa day ago

Indian cricket team bags $1 million for topping ICC Test rankings

India cemented their place at the pinnacle of the ICC Test rankings following their 2-1 series victory over Australia in Dharamsala. During the presentation ceremony, Virat Kohli accepted the Test mace and a cheque of $ 1 million on behalf of his team while Ashwin won the Sir Garfield Sobers Award.
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