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Bumrah and Bhuvi are two of the best death bowlers, says Smith

After Australia’s defeat in the third ODI in Indore, Steve Smith has praised Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar calling them the best death bowlers in world cricket right now. Smith also added that Australia need to figure out their shortcoming quickly to turn around their results.
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newscricket11 hours ago

India vs Australia | Heavy rain threatens to washout Bengaluru ODI

Weathermen have predicted that Bengaluru will be facing thundershowers in the next 24 to 48, which could potentially wash out the 4th India-Australia ODI. However, with Chinnaswamy Stadium's advanced technology to deal heavy rains, the curators are working to ensure that there are no interruptions.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Harbhajan Singh takes a dig at 'no quality' Australian batting; says Michael Clarke should return

Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh took a dig at the Australian team, tweeting that the days of Australia producing good quality batsmen are over after India beat Australia in Indore by 5 wickets. The Turbanator also joked that Australia needed Michael Clarke to come out of retirement to help the team.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Current side will go as the greatest Indian ODI team ever, says Sunil Gavaskar

Former India cricketer Sunil Gavaskar has branded the current side as ‘really, really special’ claiming that it will go down as the greatest Indian one-day team in history. Gavaskar also opined that the lack match winners in pressure situations was costing the Australians in the ongoing series.
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newscricket16 hours ago

Ashton Agar ruled out of India series with fractured finger

Ashton Agar will be missing the remainder of India series after injuring his finger while attempting to stop the ball on the boundary during the third ODI. The Western Australia spinner will now be returning home and the injury has put his participation in the domestic summer in doubt.
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newscricket17 hours ago

Steve Smith frustrated by Australia's failure to build on good starts

Steve Smith is understandably not happy with the way Australian middle-order failed to cash in on the batting template provided by him and Aaron Finch. The Aussie skipper, though, didn’t mince any words while praising Hardik Pandya, who played a fantastic 78-run knock to help India squeak home.
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newscricket19 hours ago

Hardik Pandya : I’m confident that I can clear the ground whenever I want

Hardik Pandya has shared his happiness on his match-winning 78-run knock yesterday and stated that he is confident enough to hit sixes whenever he wants to hit them. The Baroda batsman has also thrown some light on his hitting prowess, saying that this has been his game since childhood.
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newscricket20 hours ago

Shikhar Dhawan not included for last two ODIs; Axar Patel replaces Ravindra Jadeja

Shikhar Dhawan has not been named in India’s squad for the last two ODIs against Australia. He was left out for the first three ODIs to take care of his unwell wife. Meanwhile, Axar Patel has returned to the side to replace Ravindra Jadeja, who did not feature from the start in any of the games.
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newscricketa day ago

India vs Australia | Twitter reacts as Hardik Pandya and Rohit Sharma guide India to series win in Indore

The Indian batsmen chased down the 294-run target with consummate ease and sealed the ODI series 3-0 with two games to spare. The Twitterati picked on the three best innings of the day, Aaron Finch, Rohit Sharma, and Hardik Pandya, as their main talking points of the game.
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newscricketa day ago

WATCH: Rohit Sharma smashes Kane Richardson out of ground

Rohit Sharma’s ability to hit a ball a country mile has been well documented and the 30-year-old has showcased this time and time again. Today, against Australia, the Mumbai batsman hit a Kane Richardson delivery so cleanly that not only did he get six runs but the ball also went out of the ground.
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