newscricket4 months ago

Gautam Gambhir : I believe it's difficult for Yuvraj Singh to make a comeback to the Indian side

Gautam Gambhir has affirmed that it will be difficult for Yuvraj Singh to make a comeback into the Indian side after being dropped yet again. However, the 35-year-old believes that the selectors should be honest with the players as far as the reasons for them being dropped are concerned.
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newscricket5 months ago

My goal is to play 2019 World Cup, says Dinesh Karthik

Indian wicket-keeper batsman Dinesh Karthik who shone in phases in the recently concluded West Indies tour is aiming for 2019 WC. He wants to wear the white jersey again and become a part of the Indian Test team and also stated that he would love to play under Virat Kohli’s captaincy.
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newscricket5 months ago

Never ever felt insecure doing 12th man’s duties, says Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane is a core member of the Indian cricket team and has clarified that he has never shirked his responsibilities when it comes to the team, even if it meant being the 12th man in ODIs. He also revealed that he has a few plans for the upcoming Sri Lanka tour which starts from July 26.
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newscricket5 months ago

Chris Gayle returns to Windies side for T20I against India

Fearless opener Chris Gayle has been included in the 13-man West Indies team which will play a T20 international match against India at Sabina Park in Kingston on Sunday, July 9. He last played a T20 International for West Indies in April 2016, in the World T20 final against England in Kolkata.
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newscricket6 months ago

Virat Kohli credits social media popularity to on-field performances

After becoming the second most followed Indian on Facebook, Virat Kohli has claimed that the team's performance on the field is the major reason for his popularity on the platform. Only Prime Minister Narendra Modi (42.2m) is now ahead of the Indian Captain (35.7m) in terms of followers on Facebook.
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newscricket6 months ago

Twitter reacts to Yuvraj Singh’s Jersey gaffe against West Indies

The Champions Trophy is done and dusted, but Yuvraj Singh seems hungover by it as he was spotted wearing the tournament jersey when he came to bat against West Indies. The stylish batsman is struggling for form and after this incident, Twitterati didn’t miss the opportunity to poke some fun at him.
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newscricket6 months ago

WATCH | MS Dhoni's slowest stumping ever to dismiss Jason Holder

MS Dhoni’s presence behind the stumps is unquestionable and his lightening quick reflexes usually leave opponents clueless. But during the second ODI against West Indies, the former Indian captain displayed some incredible calm as he stumped Jason Holder quite literally in slow motion.
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newscricket6 months ago

West Indies vs India | First ODI - Match Predictions

India take on West Indies in the First ODI of the five-match series at Port of Spain and will be looking to bounce back from their horror show against Pakistan in the finals of the Champions Trophy. On the other hand, Windies will look to start afresh after missing out on a Champions Trophy place.
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newscricket6 months ago

West Indies squad for India series announced

West Indies have announced their squad for the upcoming home series against India that will see them host five one-day matches and one T20 which will start from June 23rd. They have named an unchanged squad from the last series against Afghanistan and Jason Holder will lead the team.
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newscricket7 months ago

India to play five ODIs and one T20I in West Indies in June-July

Team India will travel to West Indies to play limited overs matches in June-July, a BCCI media release confirmed today (May 16). The one-day series will begin on June 23 while the lone T20I will be played at the Sabina Park in Kingston, Jamaica on July 9.
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