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newscricket11 days ago

IND vs NZ | New Zealand fined for slow over-rate during Auckland ODI

New Zealand have been fined 60 percent of their match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate against India in the second ODI in Auckland. Recently, India were also fined in their last three international matches - last 2 T20s and 1st ODI in Hamilton - for maintaining a slow over-rate.
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newscricket11 days ago

IND vs NZ | Hoping to nail 3-0 whitewash from here on, states Tom Latham

India had a great time during the preceding five-match T20I series, but Tom Latham believes it’s now New Zealand’s time to inflict a whitewash in the ODI series. In the absence of Williamson and Boult, the hosts have won two out of two ODI games and the stand-in skipper is hopeful of more.
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featurecricket13 days ago

U-19 World Cup a journey, not a destination

‘Hopefully, it's a memory they cherish for a long time, but hopefully, not the lasting memory and they have many more great moments and bigger things in future,’ said Rahul Dravid after India’s 2018 U-19 World Cup win. It is not the only lasting memory that they have, and then the journey begins.
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newscricket13 days ago

IND vs NZ  | Was nice to keep composure at end and get over the line, shares Tom Latham

Tom Latham was pleased with the way his side chased down the daunting total, overjoyed at the fact that they were able to get across the line comfortably given their recent slumps. He pointed out that it’s their bowlers who need to step up, and praised Ross Taylor for his valiant knock.
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newscricket14 days ago

IND vs NZ | Nice to be out in the middle and finish it off for New Zealand, admits Ross Taylor

Ross Taylor, in the post-match presentation of the first ODI, revealed that the century was all the more special because he was out there till the end and successfully completed the chase. Taylor, also yielded that Seddon Park has always been a special venue throughout his 14-year career.
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newscricket14 days ago

IND vs NZ | Both new openers gave us good start, reveals Virat Kohli

After going 1-0 down in the ODI series, Virat Kohli has stated that two debutants - Mayank Agarwal and Prithvi Shaw - gave India a good start and he hoped they would carry on like that in the future. The Indian skipper has also emphasized on the need of the team to improve their fielding standard.
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featurecricket14 days ago

IND vs NZ | 1st ODI Takeaways - The Kiwi slow-down and KL Rahul reaching VK Zone

It might have been a context-less ODI series but if the cross-format selection is a theory that still exists, then both the teams can be happy going to the weird Eden Park on Saturday. In the absence of Kane Williamson, Tom Latham led the team with elan but he had his own share of frailties too.
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newscricket15 days ago

IND vs NZ | New look ODI side not swayed by T20I defeat, reveals Tom Latham

Tom Latham, who has taken over captaincy duties in the absence of Kane Williamson, is of the opinion that the New Zealand team will perform in the upcoming ODI series without looking back at the T20I defeat. Latham also pressed that this team is not stuck on their World Cup final defeat.
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featurecricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Rajkot ODI Takeaways - Adam Zampa’s change in plan and Labuschagne’s Latham avatar

KL Rahul’s lower-order batting surge to go with a 103-run partnership between Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan helped India overpower a stoic Steve Smith innings to level the series at 1-1. However, India’s new approach with the bat and Virat Kohli-Adam Zampa duel took the centre stage.
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newscricketa month ago

NZ vs IND | Hamish Bennett included for India T20Is; Tom Latham, Trent Boult ruled out

New Zealand have included pacer Hamish Bennett in the otherwise injury-hit New Zealand squad ahead of the 5-match T20I series against India. While skipper Kane Williamson makes the comeback into the T20I side, Trent Boult and Tom Latham miss out, alongside Lockie Ferguson, in the squad.
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