featurecricket4 days ago

India vs New Zealand | Winners and Losers ft. Vijay Shankar, Krunal Pandya, and Rishabh Pant

India ended their Southern Hemisphere tour with a T20I series loss to New Zealand, which came on the back of a golden summer Down Under. The two series in New Zealand also gave many players a chance to put themselves in contention for World Cup, with some grabbing it with open arms.
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featurecricket5 days ago

Ranji Trophy | Four Vidarbha players selected in Faiz Fazal-led SportsCafe Team of the Tournament

As the Ranji Trophy has finally come to an end, it is time to look back at one of the most path-breaking seasons ever, with Vidarbha scripting history. We, at SportsCafe, have gone through the numbers and put them in context to form the Ranji Trophy 2018-19 team of the tournament.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket5 days ago

India vs New Zealand | Indian players rated and slated from their four-run loss in Hamilton

India finally suffered a series loss in their golden summer trip to the Southern Hemisphere after they lost the final T20I to New Zealand in Hamilton today. While Dinesh Karthik gave India hope, Vijay Shankar proved that he can be the perfect back-up all-rounder for the team in the World Cup.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket7 days ago

In and out of sync with cricket, Mathew Sinclair embraces life with a smile

If you don’t remember Mathew Sinclair, then type “Best catches in Cricket history” on Youtube and one relatively pixelated New Zealand-Australia video will pop up, of a well-built bloke making a full stretch near the boundary to remove Matthew Hayden in Melbourne.
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featurecricket7 days ago

India vs New Zealand | India’s predicted XI for the third T20I at Seddon Park in Hamilton

With a comprehensive performance, India levelled the series at the Eden Park and would brace to win the last game so as to end their trip to southern hemisphere without losing a series. However, New Zealand will also push themselves to restore some confidence ahead of the Bangladesh series.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket7 days ago

With proper planning and perfect execution - Vidarbha gives other teams a blueprint to follow

Vidarbha winning the Ranji Trophy for the second consecutive time is a success story worth celebrating. For the fact that it was not only about how many players put up their effort day in and day out but it was also about a victory of the process that has been in motion for quite some years now.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket8 days ago

India vs New Zealand | Indian players rated and slated from their seven-wicket victory in Auckland

A very good bowling performance, combined with Rohit Sharma and Rishabh Pant’s batting efforts, helped India level the series, with one game left. While it was a redemption of sorts for Krunal Pandya and Khaleel Ahmed, Yuzvendra Chahal and Hardik Pandya failed to do that to increase India’s worries.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket8 days ago

India vs New Zealand | India’s Predicted XI for second T20I at Eden Park in Auckland

After losing the first T20I, India will go to Eden Park with the hope of keeping the series alive. The visitors were completely outplayed in the first game, and the second match gives them an opportunity to right the wrongs and a chance to see if their bowlers can hold their own in tough situations.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket9 days ago

India vs New Zealand | Indian players rated and slated from their 80-run loss to Kiwis

After a Tim Seifert special guided New Zealand to 219, their bowlers handed India an 80-run loss - their biggest Twenty20I defeat - to go 1-0 up in the series. While Vijay Shankar and MS Dhoni were impressive for India, others failed to match the Kiwis’ standards and contributed in the loss.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket10 days ago

India vs New Zealand | India’s predicted XI for the first T20I at Wellington

After a comprehensive win in the ODIs, India now have a chance to do the limited overs double when the two sides go head to head in the T20I series from tomorrow. With two first team players, Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah, unavailable, skipper Rohit Sharma will have a big decision on his hands.
SportsCafe Desk