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newscricket4 months ago

'Church, wonderful tribute to Rod Marsh', Adam Gilchrist talks about Shane Warne's last text message to him

Former Australian leg-spinning legend Shane Warne passed away in Thailand and since then the cricketing world has been grieving his loss. Recently, former Australian wicket-keeper batter Adam Gilchrist shared what Shane Warne's last message was to him and spoke fondly remembering the great bowler.
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newscricket7 months ago

Pragyan Ojha reveals how Adam Gilchrist spotted leadership qualities in a young Rohit Sharma

Pragyan Ojha has revealed that Adam Gilchrist first recognised the leadership qualities in Rohit Sharma while playing for Deccan Chargers, and wanted him to be the vice-captain of the IPL franchise. Ojha also added that the team management was keen to appoint Rohit as Gilchrist's successor.
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newscricket7 months ago

Ashes 2021-22 | 'Respected' Pat Cummins primed for Australia captaincy, says Adam Gilchrist

Former Australia wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist has opined that Pat Cummins will be the right choice for Australia's Test captaincy ahead of the home Ashes later this year. Australia will name a new captain as Tim Paine has stepped down as Test skipper in that aftermath of a sexting scandal.
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newscricketa year ago

ENG vs IND | Rishabh Pant reminds me of Adam Gilchrist, quips David Lloyd

Former English cricketer, David Lloyd has stated that India's young wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant reminds him of Adam Gilchrist, the Australian great. Pant scored a crucial 37 in India’s first innings against England at Lord’s, after the visitors had lost two quick wickets on the second morning.
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newscricketa year ago

Josh Inglis will be Australia’s Test wicketkeeper after Tim Paine hangs boot, predicts Shane Warne

Despite Josh Inglis’ having not called up in any Australian squad yet, Shane Warne has predicted the wicketkeeper-batsman would replace Tim Paine in the near future. However, Adam Gilchrist reckoned that it would be a two-way fight between Inglis and Alex Carey in the Test squad for the future.
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newscricketa year ago

Rishabh Pant has proven to be a match-winner and can lead India in the future, hails Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh hailed the influence of Rishabh Pant, calling him a proven match-winner while insisting that he could lead the Indian side in the future. He also insisted that Pant is a key player for the Indian team in the middle-order and can make a difference like Adam Gilchrist.
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newscricketa year ago

Adam Gilchrist defends Justin Langer; says players need to be careful what they wish for

Adam Gilchrist has defended former teammate and close friend Justin Langer and has claimed that the players should not look to oust Langer based on two bad months, and believes they need to acknowledge his contributions. Gilchrist further feels that there is no ‘strong evidence’ against Langer.
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newscricketa year ago

Would be naive to think that only three people knew about tampering, reckons Adam Gilchrist

Adam Gilchrist believes that it would be naive to think that the Aussie bowlers did not know that Bancroft was tampering with the ball and feels that CA ‘didn't investigate to see if it was systemic.’ Gilchrist feels that, with respect to the Cape Town saga, the blame game will go on and on.
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newscricketa year ago

IND vs AUS | There seems to be a lack of trust on ‘off-colour’ Mitchell Starc, feels Adam Gilchrist

Australia legend Adam Gilchrist feels that Mitchell Starc has looked far from his usual monstrous self in this series, and believes Tim Paine has been apprehensive about trusting the left-armer in key moments. Gilchrist feels that Starc, after a decent start, has not hit his stride in this series.
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newscricket2 years ago

IND vs AUS | Travis Head under pressure to deliver with Pucovski lurking, feels Adam Gilchrist

Adam Gilchrist expects Australia to stick with Matthew Wade at the top of the order, alongside David Warner, but feels that Travis Head is now under pressure to deliver, with Will Pucovski fit and available. Head, in both innings at the MCG, threw his wicket away after getting set.
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