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newscricket3 days ago

IPL 2021 | KL Rahul could become next RCB captain, says Dale Steyn

After Virat Kohli decided to step down as RCB captain after IPL 2021, Dale Steyn is of the opinion that KL Rahul can be brought back to lead the Bangalore-based franchise next season. Steyn further stated that AB de Villiers can be a good leader, but he is in the twilight phase of his career.
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newscricket11 days ago

Virat Kohli will not remain the ODI captain as well, predicts Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra has said that he doesn't see Virat Kohli as the captain of the ODI team in the long run. The former India opener added that in general scenarios there is one captain for white-ball formats and another one for red-ball but Virat Kohli has decided to quit only the T20I captaincy.
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newscricket14 days ago

Rohit’s England show reflected his burning desire to succeed in Tests, remarks Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra lauded Rohit Sharma for his excellent show in England, as he reflected upon the great determination shown by the opener, and the radical changes in his game. Rohit was India's highest run-getter in the series, with 368 runs at 52.57, including a match-winning hundred at The Oval.
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newscricket16 days ago

IPL 2021 | Franchises feel betrayed when players back out, remarks Aakash Chopra after England's mass withdrawal

Aakash Chopra has asserted that almost half a dozen English players have betrayed their respective IPL franchises, by backing out of the upcoming second leg of the tournament. Chopra added that the IPL family doesn't forget and that the franchises would react accordingly during the future auctions.
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newscricket20 days ago

T20 WC 2021 | Shocked at Yuzvendra Chahal’s exclusion from India’s T20 World Cup squad, says Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra has expressed his disappointment over Yuzvendra Chahal’s exclusion from India’s 15-member squad for the upcoming T20 World Cup in the UAE. Chopra further stated that he would’ve preferred Deepak Chahar over Mohammed Shami in the line-up, considering their overall T20I records.
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newscricketa month ago

ENG vs IND | The Rohit Sharma we are seeing is adapting, remarks Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra has remarked that Rohit Sharma has made a huge change by implementing a new batting technique. The Indian opener is currently the third-highest run-getter in the ongoing five-match Test series against England, with 230 runs from six innings, including a craft 83 at Lord's.
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newscricketa month ago

Sachin Tendulkar had a weakness against spin bowling and I dismissed him several times, says Muttiah Muralitharan

Muttiah Muralitharan has asserted that Sachin Tendulkar had a difficulty against off-spin and that he had dismissed him countless times during his playing days. The legendary bowler went on to add that several other off-spinners also used to get the better of Tendulkar.
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newscricketa month ago

ENG vs IND | This is India's best bowling line-up ever, declares Aakash Chopra 

After India's emphatic win at Lord's, Indian cricket expert Aakash Chopra has termed their present bowling unit as the best they've ever had. He also lavished praise on India's opening pair of KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma and stated they have been unreal in the ongoing Test series so far.
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter reacts to two English players stepping onto the ball with spikes

A controversial incident occurred on Day 4 of the ongoing India-England Test at Lord’s when two English players were seen stepping onto the ball during the 34th over of India's innings. Virender Sehwag and Aakash Chopra were quick to react to the issue, while Stuart Broad defended his teammates.
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newscricketa month ago

ENG vs IND | Leaving out Ravichandran Ashwin will haunt Virat Kohli and his team, opines Aakash Chopra

Former Indian batsman Aakash Chopra feels that off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin’s absence in the second Test will hurt the visitors. The cricketer-turned-commentator has stated that on the fourth and fifth day, the pitch will get even slower,which demands a skilled spin bowler in your team.
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