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Nishad Bapat

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featurecricket3 hours ago

Sarfaraz Khan banging on door of Indian Test team

In his initial years, Sarfaraz Khan faced a lot of setbacks including his fitness issues and a slump in domestic form. However, he has now bounced back to his prime piling up runs from the last couple of years in first-class cricket and might get a place in the Indian Test team in the future.
Nishad Bapat
featurecricket2 days ago

Bhuvneshwar Kumar: Possible differential factor with swing and intelligence in Australia

As India will be preparing for the T20I World Cup in Australia this year their choice of players becomes crucial considering India’s failure recently. Bhuvneshwar Kumar should be one of the first-choice players for the tournament with his massive swing in powerplay and accuracy in slog overs.
Nishad Bapat
featurecricket6 days ago

Test 2.0: Batters replicating the fearless approach from limited-overs

With the evolution of Test cricket over the course of time, it has become more fast-paced and result-oriented than ever to cope up with the audience’s expectations. The fearless batting approach from limited-overs seems to be rubbing off on the players while batting in the Tests as well.
Nishad Bapat
featurecricket11 days ago

David Miller can carve a path for South Africa to be World Champions

South Africa have been a strong outfit in world cricket but an ICC Trophy has always eluded them in the past in spite of the presence of some top-class players. However, it seems like David Miller can make a difference for South Africa and can take them to a title win in 2022 T20 World Cup
Nishad Bapat
featurecricket17 days ago

India's journey around Mithali Raj and beyond

Mithali Raj has recently announced her retirement from the game and the team can now change its conservative approach in the future. They will now have an opportunity to fill her position in the team with an attacking middle-order batter and can line themselves up to play with an attacking mindset.
Nishad Bapat
featurecricket21 days ago

West Indies are looking solid with newly-formed top-order in ODIs

Hitting long sixes all around the stadium and hitting the strokes with brute power has been synonymous with West Indian batters in recent times. However, they seem to be changing their approach in their latest games as they played with top-order formed by Shai Hope, Kyle Mayers, and Shamarh Brooks.
Nishad Bapat
featurecricket25 days ago

Mithali Raj: Epitome of consistency

After achieving several accolades and a long list of records in a glorious international career spanning nearly 23 years, Mithali Raj finally bid adieu to international cricket. Mithali is the highest run-getter in women’s cricket scoring 10,868 runs across all formats with eight centuries.
Nishad Bapat
featurecricketa month ago

Harry Brook: Emerging talent in English cricket

2022 has been a breakthrough year for Harry Brook as he is the second-highest run-scorer so far in County Championship with 840 runs and is also in a terrific form in Vitality T20 Blast. His return to the national set-up of the England cricket might be on cards courtesy of consistency he has shown.
Nishad Bapat
featurecricketa month ago

Gujarat Titans Report Card: A fairytale run in IPL 2022

A new franchise Gujarat Titans were set to make their debut in the tournament ahead of IPL 2022 with a brand new captain Hardik Pandya who was supposed to lead the team for first time. However, he scripted a fairytale run beating all the odds to lift the silverware on his debut season as a captain.
Nishad Bapat
featurecricketa month ago

Rajasthan Royals Report Card: So near yet so far

After winning their first IPL trophy in the inaugural season, Rajasthan Royals have been waiting to get another opportunity at winning the title. The franchise looked more determined to win than ever this time around with their tactics in mega auction but unfortunately, their journey ended in final.
Nishad Bapat