newscricket2 months ago

Simon Taufel reveals what Munaf Patel said to Owais Shah during 2006 Mumbai Test

Australian umpire Simon Taufel revealed, during a summit in Nagpur, what fast bowler Munaf Patel had spat out at England’s Owais Shah during the 2006 Wankhede Test. The 48-year-old official also stated that while technology has helped cricket massively, it wouldn’t replace humans anytime soon.
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newscricket2 months ago

India women cricketers need to work on their skills, believes WV Raman

After the 3-0 drubbing against the England women's cricket team in the T20I series, Indian coach WV Raman has underlined the fact that the girls have to work hard on their skills. He has also revealed that the team wanted Mithali Raj to bat at no. 4 to strengthen the middle order.
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newscricket2 months ago

Don’t want to think about retirement at the moment, asserts Mithali Raj

Mithali Raj has brushed aside the idea of hanging up her boots amidst the ongoing series against England which is being played on home soil. The ODI team skipper also added that the prospect of representing her country on the big stage is a big motivation for her to keep performing.
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newscricket3 months ago

India Women vs England Women | Preparations will not change much after becoming captain, feels Smriti Mandhana

Smriti Mandhana, who is all set to lead the Indian Women’s team against England, has said that her preparations will not change much even after taking up the captaincy. She has also added that she is hopeful of good crowd support in the T20Is in Guwahati and that will only improve women’s cricket.
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newscricket3 months ago

We need consistent DRS for girls to understand the concept, says Mithali Raj

India ODI skipper Mithali Raj has asked for DRS on a more consistent basis stating that it would help the girls to understand when and where to use it. The skipper also called for more commitment in inconsequential games after India lost the third ODI after sealing series in the first two games.
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newscricket3 months ago

Players with momentum should cover up for those not having a good day, says Mithali Raj

Mithali Raj, India ODI skipper, has asserted that players who are in form should capitalize on it and perform to their potential without losing the momentum. She also credited the bowlers for delivering on the second match that led to India’s series win over England, gaining two championship points.
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newscricket3 months ago

India Women vs England women | Smriti Mandhana to lead India in T20I series

In the absence of regular T20 skipper Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana has been selected as the skipper of the Indian women’s team to play against England. After completion of the ongoing ODI series, that India has already won 2-0 in advance, the team will play three T20Is in Guwahati.
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newscricket4 months ago

Selection committee was assured of Jasprit Bumrah’s success in longer formats, says MSK Prasad

MSK Prasad stated that although a lot of theories had suggested Jasprit Bumrah shouldn’t be exposed to Test cricket, the selection committee was assured of his success. He also added that the physios and selectors are always in talks and the injury management is the prime target of the committee.
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newscricket4 months ago

Rahul Dravid backs KL Rahul to succeed in all three formats of the game

Rahul Dravid has stated that KL Rahul can be successful in all three formats of the game thanks to the immense talent that the Indian opener possesses. KL Rahul recently played for the India A side after his ban for making sexist and misogynistic comments on a talk show was lifted by the CoA.
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newscricket4 months ago

Jonathan Trott ranks 2012 India Test series win as the biggest achievement of his career

Jonathan Trott has stated that winning a Test series in India was always special and England achievement in 2012 was the greatest moment of his career. Trott, who is in India in his capacity as the coach of England Lions, also shared that he likes to be involved with the game through coaching.
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