newscricket5 hours ago

Herschelle Gibbs : South Africa need a coach who doesn't have ‘buddy-buddy’ attitude

Herschelle Gibbs has suggested Cricket South Africa (CSA) should hire an Australian coach who won't tolerate a 'buddy-buddy' attitude of the players. Russell Domingo's tenure as head coach expires at the end of the ongoing England tour and post that CSA is expected to part ways with the 42-year old.
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newscricket6 hours ago

MS Dhoni and Matthew Hayden to kick off TNPL with six-hitting contest

Former Indian captain MS Dhoni and Australian legend Matthew Hayden will go head to head in a six-hitting competition before the inaugural TNPL match tomorrow. Both players, who played for the Chennai Super Kings in the IPL, made a name for themselves as big hitters during their respective careers.
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newscricket7 hours ago

She bats like Virender Sehwag and is aggressive like Virat Kohli, says Harmanpreet's sister

After Harmanpreet Kaur’s spectacular innings, 171 runs off just 115 balls, led India to the World Cup final, her sister has compared her to the likes of Virender Sehwag and Virat Kohli. While stating that Harmanpreet had the attitude of Kohli, she compared the 28-year-old's batting style to Sehwag.
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newscricket7 hours ago

Rangana Herath to lead Sri Lanka against India in first two Tests

Left-arm spinner Rangana Herath will lead Sri Lanka in the first Two Tests against India even though Upul Tharanga had been selected the vice-captain for the Zimbabwe Test. Earlier today, Dinesh Chandimal was ruled out of the Galle Test after being admitted to a hospital with pneumonia.
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newscricket9 hours ago

Mithali Raj : Winning World Cup will help future of women's cricket in India

After beating Australia in the World Cup semi-final yesterday, Indian skipper Mithali Raj acknowledged that winning the tournament will help the health of women's cricket in India. Raj also termed Harmanpreet Kaur’s belligerent 115-ball 171* as the greatest by an Indian woman cricketer in history.
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featurecricket10 hours ago

Harmanpreet Kaur - A legend in the making

Harmanpreet Kaur Bhullar better known as Harmanpreet Kaur single-handedly tore apart the Australian bowling to guide India to a commendable 281 at the end of 42 overs. Kaur's fiery innings eventually paved the way for India's entry into their second Women's World Cup final.
Rohan Chawla
newscricket11 hours ago

Ravi Shastri : We are not going to take things for granted

Team India’s newly appointed head coach Ravi Shastri has claimed that the team is not going to take Sri Lanka for granted when they visit for the upcoming series. He also showed confidence on the blue brigade and said that the motivation to stay no.1 in Test rankings would be enough for players.
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newscricket12 hours ago

Newly appointed captain Dinesh Chandimal ruled out of first two Tests

Dinesh Chandimal, who was named Sri Lanka’s new Test skipper, has been ruled out of the Galle Test against India, it was confirmed today. After being admitted to the hospital with pneumonia, it appears that he is likely to miss the second Test of the three-match series as well.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Wriddhiman Saha : I never felt that the dressing room atmosphere was tense under Anil Kumble

Wriddhiman Saha has asserted that rumors of dressing room discord under former team India head coach Anil Kumble were unfounded and that the dressing room atmosphere was never tense under him. He also cleared that India will not take Sri Lanka team lightly despite their present situation.
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newscricket15 hours ago

BCCI appoint Vijay Yadav as India A fielding coach

The BCCI has confirmed that former Indian wicket-keeper Vijay Yadav will take the role of the fielding coach of the India A team. He also accepted that he will join the team only a few days after they reach South Africa because of some pending paperwork.
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