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ICC World Cup 2019 | Gautam Gambhir names Australia as his favourite team for the title

Gautam Gambhir has picked Australia as his favourite side for the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales, starting May 30 and has said that the defending champions should play the final. Gambhir has also named India and England as his second joint-favourites for the quadrennial event.
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newscricket3 hours ago

Indian team not obsessed with boundaries, plays risk free cricket, says Sanjay Bangar

Sanjay Bangar has stated that the Indian team is not obsessed with boundaries and likes to play risk-free cricket by emphasizing on ones and twos. Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan are among the highest run-scorers in ODIs in 2018 and playing risk-free cricket has enabled that to happen.
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newscricket4 hours ago

ICC world Cup 2019 | My yorkers are still as potent as they used to be and I will bank on them, says Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami has sounded a warning bell for other batsmen in the upcoming World Cup by stating that he will be bowling a lot of fiery yorkers. Shami, having rediscovered his mojo in limited overs cricket, will form a crucial part of arguably the best bowling attack among the other teams.
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newscricket4 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I feel World Cup will be ours this time, says Prithvi Shaw

Prithvi Shaw has stated that he feels India will win the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales this time. The Virat Kohli-led side is the second-ranked ODI team at the moment and is also billed as one of the favourites alongside hosts England and Australia to lift the trophy this year.
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newscricket5 hours ago

I would have liked to have Virat Kohli relax his captaincy in IPL, says Danny Morrison

Danny Morrison is of the belief that Virat Kohli should have rested as a captain for Royal Challengers Bangalore in this Indian Premier League and should have just played as a batsman. RCB started with six consecutive losses and eventually finished last despite performing better in the second half.
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newscricket6 hours ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Important for me to learn from MS Dhoni, says Vijay Shankar

Vijay Shankar has stated that it is important for him to learn from experienced players like MS Dhoni. Shankar was named in the squad for the World Cup and chief selector MSK Prasad had remarked that he was chosen for the number four slot over Ambati Rayudu due to his three-dimensional abilities.
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newscricket20 hours ago

Amazing to see Virat Kohli transform into world’s best batsman, says Paddy Upton

Paddy Upton heaped praise on India skipper Virat Kohli as he said that he is happy to see the Delhi batsman convert his potential into results in the route to becoming the number one batsman in the world. Upton also spoke about the variations in batting styles between Kohli and MS Dhoni.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC world Cup 2019 | India have got enough talent to deliver under pressure, claims Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag is confident that the current Indian team can emerge as champions in the upcoming ICC ODI World Cup which will be played in England & Wales from May 30 onwards. The former India opener also tagged hosts’ England, Australia and West Indies as the other contenders for the title.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I am feeling very confident after IPL, says KL Rahul

KL Rahul is feeling confident after a prolific run in the recently-concluded Indian Premier League where he finished as the second highest run-scorer with 593 total runs. KL Rahul will carry his form into the upcoming World Cup and there are talks regarding him taking guard at No. 4 position.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | India need to be flexible with the No. 4 slot, says Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has said that the Indian team need to be flexible when it comes to the No. 4 slot in the batting ling-up for the upcoming World Cup. Sehwag also threw light on the importance of either one of the top three anchoring the innings throughout and playing a long innings.
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