featurecricket2 hours ago

Winner and Losers ft. Parthiv Patel, Tim Paine and Peter Handscomb

Amidst all the talks of “ elite honesty and establishing a new culture” Tim Paine led the team to possibly their happiest day since the Sandpapergate saga. The game, however, threw some lights on why it is good to have a long-term vision of playing a Test and not get blinded by first day pitch.
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newscricket5 hours ago

VIDEO | Ravindra Jadeja, Ishant Sharma caught having heated argument during drinks break

Arguments between players of two different teams on a cricket field is certainly not new but how often have we seen heated arguments between teammates on the field. That was exactly what happened between Ishant Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja during India’s second Test against Australia in Perth.
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newscricket5 hours ago

India vs Australia | BCCI denies reports on Virat Kohli-Tim Paine "best batsman in world" banter in Perth

BCCI has released a statement rubbishing the report which claimed that Virat Kohli and Tim Paine were involved in banter where Kohli said that he is the "best batsman in the world" and Paine as "just a stand-in captain". The Test series is currently levelled 1-1 after the Aussies won the Perth Test.
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newscricket7 hours ago

India vs Australia | There is a lot of uncertainty in Indian camp, states Ricky Ponting

After Australia won the second Test at Perth, Ricky Ponting has asserted that there is a lot of uncertainty in the Indian camp at this stage of the tour. The former skipper has also implied that the Indians have a very weak batting unit and it was highlighted in the second game of the series.
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newscricket8 hours ago

India vs Australia | First two Tests of this series have been really tough, asserts Tim Paine

After winning the second Test and levelling the series against India, Tim Paine is of the opinion that the first two matches were really tough. The Aussie skipper has also stated that the hosts have some inexperienced players and the win at Perth will be a confidence booster for the side. 
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newscricket9 hours ago

India vs Australia | Australia declare unchanged squad for the two Tests against India

Justin Langer, along with Tim Paine, has opted to go ahead with an unchanged 13-man squad for the remaining two Test matches against India after the win in Perth took the series score to 1-1. Australia play India on Boxing Day in the third Test and will play the final match January 3 onwards.
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newscricket10 hours ago

LIVE IPL 2019 AUCTION

Welcome to the live IPL 2019 auctions where as many as 351 cricketers are set to go under the hammer in Jaipur. Like every season, most franchises have decided to retain their core players with the auction featuring only a handful of exciting names compared to last season’s mega auction.
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newscricket10 hours ago

India vs Australia | It is amazing to play a role in victory, says Nathan Lyon

After being adjudged Man of the Match in the second Test against India, Nathan Lyon has expressed that it feels really great to play a role in a team victory. He also mentioned that the wickets of Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane were special ones for him in the Perth Test which concluded today.
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newscricket10 hours ago

India vs Australia | We thought an extra fast bowler would be more productive, reveals Virat Kohli

After the heavy loss in the Perth Test, Virat Kohli revealed that the decision to opt for an extra pacer instead of a spinner was done keeping the pitch conditions in mind. Tim Paine & Co. condemned India to a 146-run defeat in the second Test match in Perth to level the four-match series at 1-1.
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newscricket10 hours ago

IPL 2019 Auction | Eoin Morgan, Rassie van der Dussen among the latest overseas inclusions

Eoin Morgan and Rassie van der Dussen have been added to the list for the IPL 2019 auctions off late. Riley Meredith from Australia and Indian cricketers like Mayank Dagar and Pranav Gupta are the other late entrants into the list of players who will be auctioned today ahead of the 2019 edition.
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