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Harbhajan Singh denies Andrew Symonds’ claim of ‘monkeygate’ apologies

Harbhajan Singh has denied the claims of Andrew Symonds that the off-spinner had broken down crying and apologised privately for the ‘monkeygate’ controversy during the Sydney Test in 2008. The Aussie had said that the incident had an adverse effect on his career and made him alcoholic.
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newscricket5 hours ago

VIDEO | Tim Paine literally warns Kumar Dharmasena to be attentive after the latter misses his stumping attempt

Justin Langer, ahead of the Perth Test, pulled one of his many buzzwords to describe Tim Paine’s character - “The toughest pretty boy”. Paine was indeed tough to handle today not only with his keeping, but he also warned Kumar Dharmasena to be attentive after he failed to see his stumping attempt.
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newscricket6 hours ago

VIDEO | Virat Kohli replies to Pat Cummins' over-confident sledge in his own inimitable style

Virat Kohli never lets anyone win against him and is always ready to answer the critics in the best way he possibly can. Pat Cummins had earlier stated that they wouldn’t let Kohli score a century, and today, after completing his century, the Indian captain gestured that “his bat does the talking”.
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newscricket21 hours ago

India vs Australia | When Virat Kohli is at the crease, we feel confident, claims Ishant Sharma

Ishant Sharma has stated that whenever Virat Kohli is out in the field batting, the team is confident of the situation it is in. After India lost two quick wickets today, Kohli, with Cheteshwar Pujara and then Ajinkya Rahane, managed to stabilize the Indian innings and keep India in the game.
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newscricketa day ago

VIDEO | Josh Hazlewood pulls off an Ishant Sharma as Gaffaney fails to notice no-ball

Ishant Sharma’s no-ball analysis by Fox Sports created a huge rage on Twitter and umpire Kumar Dharmasena was at the receiving end of a lot of flak. However, today, Chris Gaffaney pulled off a Dharmasena as he failed to recognise a Josh Hazlewood no-ball despite the latter overstepping by a mile.
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newscricketa day ago

VIDEO | Starc left surprised as teammates start celebrating despite ball touching Cheteshwar Pujara's shirt

Australians are known for their over-the-top celebrations even before umpire raises his finger for a wicket. Today, despite a Mitchell Starc ball despite touching only Cheteshwar Pujara’s shirt before going to the keeper's gloves, Aussie fielders started celebrating which left the former surprised.
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newscricket2 days ago

India vs Australia | Nathan Lyon will enjoy bowling in Perth, says Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch has stated that with the kind of performance Hanuma Vihari managed to put for India on the first day, Nathan Lyon might come more than handy for the hosts. Part-timer Hanuma Vihari managed to pick two crucial wickets on a first-day wicket in the ongoing Test in Perth.
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newscricket2 days ago

India vs Australia | Aaron Finch proved that he belongs at Test level, asserts Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting has stated that after scoring a half century today in Perth, Aaron Finch has proved that he belongs at the opening slot even in the longest format of the game. Finch had failed to make an impact in the previous match at the Adelaide Oval with scores of 0 and 11 in the opener.
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newscricket2 days ago

Wanted to keep the line tight and give seamers some rest, reveals Hanuma Vihari

Hanuma Vihari has stated that when he was handed the ball his plan was to bowl tight lines and to provide the fast bowlers some rest. On the way of doing his job, Vihari managed to pick up two important wickets of Marcus Harris and Shaun Marsh which gave the Indian team the much-needed breakthrough.
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newscricket2 days ago

VIDEO | Rishabh Pant finds a way to sledge despite being stationed a long distance behind stumps

Adelaide would be remembered for India’s historic win and their bowlers’ persistence, but it will also be remembered for Rishabh Pant’s antics throughout the game. Today, while it was mostly the pacers who operated, he had to stand behind the stumps, but still came forward to irritate the Aussies.
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