newscricket12 hours ago

Twitter reacts as Rahul wastes a good start again and Pujara's "Half-marathon"

K.L.Rahul scored his 5th half-century of the series but yet again failed to convert it into a big score. Cheteshwar Pujara was en-route to another marathon innings before he was dismissed by Nathan Lyon for 57. The Twitterati had fun at Pujara's expense for his slow strike rate in Dharamsala.
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newscricket12 hours ago

Kumble seeks 26% of BCCI revenue for players

Anil Kumble has proposed a plan which if implemented will raise the salary of each player by 300%. Reports suggest that the Indian coach believes in equality and wants the BCCI to share 26% of the ICC earnings and broadcast revenues with the players which would have been Rs 354 crore last year.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Kaif predicted Kuldeep's splendid debut

Mohammad Kaif predicted the chinaman bowler's splendid performance via a tweet before the start of the match on Saturday. The former Indian cricketer had captained the Uttar Pradesh side with Kuldeep Yadav in the Ranji trophy. Australians would have surely regretted ignoring the tweet.
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newscricket15 hours ago

India Vs Australia: Kuldeep Yadav's debut welcomed with tears of joy by his family

Kuldeep Yadav's family was very happy with the performance of the young lad on the first day of the decider between India and Australia. The family welcomed this proud moment with celebrations and sweets. The 22-year-old made a dream debut by taking 4 wickets on day 1 to limit the Aussies to 300.
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newscricket16 hours ago

Umpire Sudhir Asnani recalls MS Dhoni's reaction to a decision of his

Indian umpire Sudhir Asnani recalled an incident when former India skipper MS Dhoni lost his cool and expressed his displeasure at his decision. The incident turned into a special memory for the umpire because of Dhoni's spirit of the game and his humility. Dhoni earned another fan at the end of it.
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newscricket16 hours ago

WATCH | Tom Latham takes a blinder to remove Faf du Plessis

New Zealand’s Tom Latham pulled off a stunning one-handed catch to dismiss South Africa’s Faf du Plessis. Latham is seen getting in position to take the catch even before Du Plessis had hit the ball and his anticipation, along with his reflexes, were what helped him pull off a blinder.
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newscricket18 hours ago

WATCH | Australian dressing room mistake Matthew Wade's milestone

The Australian dressing room was caught prematurely celebrating Matthew Wade's half-century after failing to realize that the umpire had signaled leg byes to a delivery that deflected off Wade's thigh pad and went for a boundary. The visitors realized their error when Wade didn't celebrate.
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newscricket18 hours ago

Kuldeep Yadav used Shane Warne's tips to trick Aussies

Chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav has admitted that put to use tips he received from Aussie spin great Shane Warne as he left his mark with figures of 4/68 on Test debut on the opening day of the decider against Australia in Dharamsala. The visitors were restricted to 300 in their first innings.
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newscricketa day ago

Kuldeep Yadav says plan for Handscomb worked like a charm

After finishing with figures of 4/68, Kuldeep Yadav explained how he set-up Peter Handscomb to claim his wicket on Day 1 of the final Test against Australia in Dharamsala. The 22-year-old was only selected in the team because Virat Kohli had been ruled out due to a shoulder injury.
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newscricketa day ago

Ashwin breaks Dale Steyn's record of most wickets in a single season

Ravichandran Ashwin has broken Dale Steyn's record by picking the most number of Test wickets in a season of Test cricket. With the dismissal of Steve Smith today, the Indian took his tally to 79, going past the South African's tally of 78 wickets that he had achieved in the 2007/08 season.
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