newscricket12 days ago

James Anderson advised six-week break ahead of India series due to shoulder injury

Owing to a shoulder injury, which according to James Anderson has been an issue for him in the last couple of years, the pacer will be on a six-week break ahead of the India series. The ECB has stated that the break will provide a rehabilitation chance to Anderson's long-standing shoulder injury.
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newscricket14 days ago

Sourav Ganguly believes India has better chances of winning against England

According to former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly, India hold a better position in performance as compared to Pakistan which makes India's chances of winning against England more likely. England had lost to Pakistan at Lord's and leveled the series 1-1, after registering a win at Headingley.
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newscricket24 days ago

We can defeat England as we have players, skills, and an aggressive captain, claims Rohit Sharma

Indian opener Rohit Sharma is bullish over India’s chances ahead of the upcoming tour of England which is seen as preparation for the 2019 ICC World Cup which will be played in the same country. Sharma added that the Indian team will not lose momentum like it did on its previous tours of England.
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newscricket25 days ago

I still believe that I can come back for World Cup 2019 : Ajinkya Rahane

Despite being set out for the ODI series against England, Ajinkya Rahane has clarified that he still believes that he could make his way back into the team for the 2019 World Cup. The RR-skipper has also stated that he did well in limited overs cricket whenever he got opportunities for the country.
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newscricketa month ago

Virat Kohli rules out of county participation due to neck injury

Virat Kohli's county ambitions came to an abrupt end after a neck injury has ruled him out for the county season, where he was supposed to head following IPL. Revealing the news, the Indian skipper stated that it was an important rehabilitation period for him and he has to listen to his body now.
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newscricketa month ago

Reports: Virat Kohli likely to miss Surrey county stint due to injury concern

Virat Kohli might face a major setback after being advised by a leading Orthopedic surgeon to not proceed with the county stint with Surrey as it might further aggravate his herniated disc (slipped disc) injury. The Indian skipper was scheduled to play in county league after the end of IPL.
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newscricketa month ago

I think Virat Kohli will have an unbelievable series in England, says Shane Warne

Shane Warne has put his confidence in Virat Kohli predicting that the Indian skipper would have an unbelievable series when India tour England and Ireland in July this year. Warne added that the even legends like Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara could not do what Kohli is doing right now.
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newscricketa month ago

Virat Kohli to skip 1st T20I against Ireland owing to his Surrey County stint

Surrey County has reportedly confirmed that Virat Kohli will not be participating in India’s first T20I game against Ireland as he is contracted to play against Yorkshire. Meanwhile, while BCCI hasn’t given any confirmation, Rohit Sharma is likely to take the charge in Kohli’s absence.
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newscricket3 months ago

Mithali Raj proud of Poonam Yadav and Ekta Bisht for holding their nerves at crucial times

Indian women’s team captain Mithali Raj, who recently became the most capped woman ODI player of all time, lauded tail-enders Poonam Yadav and Ekta Bisht for guiding the hosts to a victory today. Indian Opener Smriti Mandhana admitted the team was nervous ahead of the match versus England.
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newscricket3 months ago

Bob Willis calls Surrey’s decision of allowing Virat Kohli to play County as “Nonsense”

Former England pacer Bob Willis has lashed out at Surrey county club and termed their move of including Virat Kohli in their squad as “nonsense” stating that it will help the latter adjust to English conditions. Willis has also claimed that allowing the foreign players will cost the local talents.
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