newscricket7 days 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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newscricket9 months ago

How Star TV and BCCI's blunder cost India the win in the second T20 against WI

After suffering a 1-run loss in the first T20I at Florida against West Indies, India went into the last match needing the win in order to level the series. However, their hopes of doing so were hampered by rain and a 'technical delay' as the match was abandoned, and West Indies won the series 1-0.
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newscricket9 months ago

Ind-WI 2nd T20 | MS Dhoni disappointed with abandoned match, says he has played in worse conditions

The wet outfield at the Central Broward Regional Park in Florida ended India’s hopes of levelling the series, but after the match, Indian skipper, MS Dhoni said that the outfield was not a big concern of his team. However, the Windies captain Carlos Brathwaite said that it was “unsafe” for play.
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newscricket9 months ago

Twitter reacts to Mishra's return and Binny's exit as rain plays spoilsport

After a heartbreaking loss in the 1st game, India's chances of levelling the T20 series against West Indies was washed away by rain on Sunday. Amit Mishra's return to the side and Stuart Binny's removal from it were the only positives for India, and the fans reacted with some funny tweets.
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newscricket9 months ago

KL Rahul: Happy with the approach, but disappointed with the result

KL Rahul’s maiden century in the T20 format went in vain yesterday after India lost the match by just 1 run in the first T20 against West Indies. After the match, the 24-year-old seemed happy with his approach in the match, but shared his disappointment about ending up on the losing side.
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newscricket9 months ago

MS Dhoni: Thinking was right, but the execution was wrong

After losing the first T20 of the two-match series against West Indies at Florida on Saturday, Indian skipper MS Dhoni admitted that his shot execution on the last ball, which led to his dismissal, went wrong. Dhoni also heaped praise on KL Rahul, who struck his maiden T20I century in the match.
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newscricket9 months ago

Twitter reacts to Stuart Binny's 32-run over, and KL Rahul's brilliant century against West Indies

In a battle between the batsmen of both the sides, KL Rahul and MS Dhoni almost took India over the line against West Indies in the first T20 at Florida before Dwayne Bravo's last over heroics. The Twitterati saluted KL Rahul for his ton, while Stuart Binny was joked about.
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newscricket9 months ago

MS Dhoni: In limited overs cricket, West Indies is an extraordinary team

After a gap of 2 months, MS Dhoni is back with the Indian team for the 2-match T20 series against West Indies at Florida, and the skipper believes that the World T20 champs are an extraordinary team in limited-overs cricket. Dhoni also opened up about coach Anil Kumble and cricket in the USA.
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newscricket9 months ago

Anil Kumble: Not easy to switch your focus from Tests to T20s

After their Test series win against West Indies, India will face the World T20 champs at Florida for a two-match T20 series, and coach Anil Kumble believes that it will not be easy to switch focus from Tests to T20s. Kumble also added that it would be difficult to defeat the World T20 champs.
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newscricket9 months ago

A day off with the Miami Heats : Dhawan, Ashwin, and Bhuvi try their hands in basketball in U.S.A

The southern coast of the USA was buzzing with Team India’s arrival in the city of Fort Lauderdale, and a few of the Indian stars hanged out with the Miami Heats basketball team. The current T20 Champions, West Indies, and India will play a T20 series at the Central Broward Regional Park.
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