newscricket2 days 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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newscricket3 days 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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newscricket3 days 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 days 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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newscricket10 days 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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newscricketa month 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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newscricket10 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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newscricket10 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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newscricket10 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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newscricket10 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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