newscricket11 hours ago

County cricket is the only way to be successful in Tests overseas, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara highlighted the significance of County cricket in improving the performance of the players for Tests overseas. Further, he supported the Indian cricketers who are about to join England’s domestic championship as it will help them grow as cricketers.
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newscricket12 hours ago

Reports : World XI players offered $10000 to play in Pakistan

In the next month, World XI players will play three T20 matches against Pakistan in Lahore and according to the reports, the participating players will be offered $10000 to play. It is expected that the World XI team will be coached by former England coach Andy Flower.
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newscricket13 hours ago

Can attack Malinga more with his pace down, says Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan alleges that he is able to attack Sri Lankan paceman Lasith Malinga more given the decline in his pace, but this does not mean that Malinga’s career is about to end as he still manages to maintain a decent performance.
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newscricket14 hours ago

Mahela Jayawardena gives fitting reply to critic on Twitter

Everything is not going well with the Sri Lankan cricket team as they have repeatedly failed to produced any kind of a performance in the recent past. With critics naturally targetting them, Mahela Jayawardena took to twitter to deliver a fitting reply to a critic.
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newscricket17 hours ago

WATCH | Kieron Pollard shows sportsmanship by avoiding a 'Mankad' in CPL

Kieron Pollard has been praised by the fans as he showed sportsmanship by avoiding a 'Mankad' in CPL against Guyana Amazon Warriors player Assad Fudadin. He maintained the spirit of the game as he declined to run out non-striker Fudadin who was far from the crease.
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newscricket18 hours ago

Team India unhappy with kit sponsor Nike

The Indian cricket team has reportedly voiced their discontent with the current kit, sponsored by Nike, with some reports suggesting the kits were sub-standard. Their complaint has been duly noted by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), who have taken the matter quite seriously.
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newscricket19 hours ago

Virat Kohli on course to become ODI top scorer in 2017

After his unbeaten 72-ball 82 against Sri Lanka, Virat Kohli is all set to become the highest run scorer in the calendar year. The Indian captain is just 45 runs behind the leader, South African skipper Faf Du Plessis, and just 16 behind while England captain Joe Root.
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newscricketa day ago

West Indies, Sri Lanka to tour Pakistan following World XI visit in September

The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced that West Indies would tour the country for three Twenty20 Internationals in November following the World XI visit to the country next month. PCB Chairman Najam Sethi has also added that Sri Lanka would also visit in October for one or two T20Is.
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newscricketa day ago

Axar Patel : I think this Indian team will win 2019 ICC World Cup

Axar Patel has claimed that current Indian team has the ability to win the 2019 ICC World Cup as the team enjoyed the unity which helped them perform better. The left-arm spinner made a stunning come back against Sri Lanka as he got 3 wickets and conceded only 34 runs yesterday.
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newscricket2 days ago

Australia cancels two-day warm-up game in Bangladesh due to poor ground conditions

Australian Cricket team has canceled their only warm-up match prior to the two-match Test series against Bangladesh since heavy rain partially flooded part of the field in Fatullah. Fatullah received incessant rainfall a week before the game, which has made a telling impact on the ground conditions.
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