newscricket7 hours ago

BCCI slammed by fans over Anil Kumble birthday post

The BCCI tweeted an indifferent birthday wish for Anil Kumble and it ignited the fans since the tweet simply described record Test wicket-taker just as a "former bowler". As a result, the board had to hastily delete the tweet and put up a new one which now has Legend and Jumbo as hashtags.
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newscricket12 hours ago

Najam Sethi : Pakistan won't take part in ICC leagues if India don't honour MoU

PCB Chairman Najam Sethi has asserted that Pakistan will sign up for the Test and ODI leagues only if India agrees to honour the 2014 MoU to play bilateral series with them. Sethi also said that the PCB would file an official complaint with the ICC Dispute Resolution Committee in the coming months.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Bharat Arun : Ashwin and Jadeja exceptional spinners but Kuldeep and Chahal deserve fair chance

Indian bowling coach Bharat Arun has asserted that even though R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja are exceptional bowlers, Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal have done enough to deserve a fair chance at a World Cup berth. Arun also praised fearless Hardik Pandya's ability to learn from his mistakes.
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newscricket15 hours ago

India unlikely to take part in four-day Tests

The BCCI have decided not to jump on the four-day Test bandwagon with an official revealing that India had no plans of arranging a reduced Test anytime soon in the future. The hesitancy arises from the fact that the four-day Tests will not result in any point in the World Test Championship.
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newscricket16 hours ago

Mitchell Santner reveals bowling quicker as his tactic against India

New Zealand spinner Mitchell Santner has stated that his plan to tackle the Indian juggernaut was to bowl quicker and not allow any free runs, thereby creating the pressure on the top-ranked ODI team. Santner also added that he had a plan in place to stop Hardik Pandya in the upcoming series.
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newscricket17 hours ago

Dinesh Karthik confident of succeeding as long-term No. 4 for India

Dinesh Karthik has asserted that he is confident of staking a long-term claim on the No 4 position in the Indian team stating his experience of playing the position as his biggest advantage. The 32-year-old has also opened up about how his discussions with Ravi Shastri helped him make a comeback.
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newscricketa day ago

VVS Laxman: India must be more flexible about their XI

Former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman is of the view that the Indian management needs to be flexible with the XI to more more extent. Also, he feels that there is a need for a new system to be put in place for the truncated games in T20is.
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newscricket2 days ago

Virat Kohli names Mohammad Amir as the best bowler he has faced

In an interview with Aparshakti Khurana, Virat Kohli picked Mohammad Amir as the most dangerous bowler that he has faced recently. Recently in a Twitter Q&A session, Amir had been asked who he thought was the best batsman in the world right now, the pacer responded by naming Kohli as his choice.
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newscricket2 days ago

Kane Williamson wary of Kuldeep-Chahal combo ahead of India tour

Kane Williamson has admitted that New Zealand will face a tough battle against the Indian spin attack of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal in the upcoming series. The Kiwi skipper, however, was quick to add that the success of the tour would depend on how well his team could adapt to the surface.
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newscricket2 days ago

Sunil Gavaskar claims merit, not emotions, should be criteria for selection

Sunil Gavaskar has questioned Ashish Nehra's selection for the latter's final game against New Zealand stating that players should be selected on the basis of merit and not emotions. The Indian legend also added that the BCCI should ensure all grounds are fully covered before an international match.
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