newscricket3 days ago

Ben Stokes clarifies his statement after people misconstrued his reply to Virat Kohli gesture

Ben Stokes has stated that his reply to Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma’s gesture to give away their business class seats to the pacers have been misconstrued. He clarified that he was simply stating a fact that Trevor Bayliss did that once on 2016 India tour and didn’t want to take a dig at Kohli.
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newscricket18 days ago

VIDEO | Lefty Jack Leach uses his right arm at deep square to effect incredible direct-hit run-out

That Jack Leach is your regular cricketer is evident from the fact that he doesn’t try much and instead relies on accuracy to get wickets. However, his accuracy went to a whole new level as the left-arm bowler effected a direct-hit run-out from deep square leg, and think what, with the right-arm.
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newscricket19 days ago

VIDEO | Lakshan Sandakan dismisses Ben Stokes’ twice in four overs; both times on no-balls

Just when the Sri Lanka fans thought there were no other ways left for their cricketers to disappoint them, they came up with a new one. The latest to join the fray is an unfortunate Lakshan Sandakan who managed to dismiss Ben Stokes twice in a space of four overs, and he overstepped both the times.
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newscricket22 days ago

VIDEO | Colombo stray dog storms pitch in match against England to bring back memories of 2008 IPL

Every once in a while, a dog enters the cricket stadium, and though it creates chaos for a while, it is always fun to see on television. While it mostly happens in India, a stray dog in Colombo entered the field of play to delay Jonny Bairstow’s century and also gave some time for people to enjoy.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Keaton Jennings outdoes MS Dhoni with stupendous reflexes to dismiss Karunaratne

With the changing dynamics of the modern day cricket, the one mental aspect that cricketers had to develop was anticipation. And England’s Keaton Jennings proved that he has a God mode when it comes to anticipatory power as he showed unreal reflexes to send Dimuth Karunaratne back to pavilion.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Sri Lanka find new ways to embarrass fans, gets five-run penalty for clumsiness

Sri Lanka are living one of those pre-historic curses that doesn’t seem to be going away any time soon. When the fans thought the team couldn’t embarrass them any further after conceding the ODI series brutally by England, the Lankans have found an innovative way in the Test series.
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newscricketa month ago

India have to bat well in first innings to beat Australia, advises Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has been of the opinion that if Virat Kohli and Co. manages to put up a good lead in the first innings, then they could win anywhere in the world. The former opening legend also warned India not to take Australia lightly despite the absence of Steve Smith and David Warner.
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newscricketa month ago

Reports : Rohit Sharma disagrees with Virat Kohli about resting fast bowlers in IPL ahead of World Cup

According to reports, India’s ODI vice captain Rohit Sharma was not on the same page with Virat Kohli after the latter suggested resting fast bowlers in IPL ahead of the 2019 World Cup. The Mumbai Indians skipper has stated that he won’t be resting his key bowlers if his team reaches the playoffs.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Niroshan Dickwella’s animated persuasion costs Sri Lanka two reviews

Technology has seeped deep into modern cricket to keep the game free of errors as much as possible, so much so that even the umpires become irrelevant at times. Niroshan Dickwella still decided to use all his persuasive powers on the official that led his side to lose two consecutive reviews.
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newscricket3 months ago

Graeme Swann urges Moeen Ali to believe in himself as a Test-class Spinner

Former England spinner Graeme Swann has advised Moeen Ali to cast aside any self-doubt and take charge of England's spin campaign against an "out-of-sorts" Sri Lanka next month. Ali has recently expressed a wish to continue batting higher up the order and playing the supporting spinner's role.
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