featurecricket3 months ago

The story of how the Invincibles became the Invisibles in T20 cricket 

I think it is difficult to play [T20 cricket] seriously - Ricky Ponting, 2005.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Don’t be surprised if Babar Azam produces something spectacular in semi-final, remarks Matthew Hayden

Although Babar Azam is having a forgettable outing at the ongoing T20 World Cup, Pakistan mentor Matthew Hayden is confident that their skipper’s lean patch is not going to stay any longer. In fact, Hayden has mentioned no one should be surprised if Babar set the stage on fire against New Zealand.
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newscricket4 months ago

T20 World Cup 2022 l Hardik Pandya will definitely be player to watch out for, remarks Adam Gilchrist

Adam Gilchrist has predicted that Hardik Pandya will be one of the standout performers at the T20 World Cup 2022. Gilchrist also named Australian opener David Warner, Pakistan skipper Babar Azam, England captain Jos Buttler and Afghanistan spinner Rashid Khan on the list of players to watch out for.
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newscricket6 months ago

Virat Kohli is too dangerous player to write off, states Adam Gilchrist

Adam Gilchrist has backed Virat Kohli saying he is a top-quality player to write off in spite of going through a lean patch after having another disappointing series against England. Gilchrist also predicted the top four for the T20 World Cup namely India, Australia, Pakistan, and England.
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newscricket6 months ago

‘Dangerous’ Rishabh Pant is so exciting to watch, lauds Adam Gilchrist

Rishabh Pant has received the highest praise from Adam Gilchrist, someone whom he used to watch a lot alongside MS Dhoni. Gilchrist has labelled Pant as a 'dangerous' player who can produce unexpected results, and because of that, the swashbuckling Indian wicket-keeper is so exciting to watch.
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newscricket6 months ago

Indian players in overseas T20 leagues would only grow IPL's brand, proclaims Adam Gilchrist

Adam Gilchrist has urged the BCCI to allow Indians to participate in overseas T20 leagues, stating doing so would not hurt the Indian Premier League's prestige but only help it grow. He went on to talk about his experience playing the IPL and the need for boards to encourage each other to prosper.
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newscricket6 months ago

David Warner might become first example of playing for match fee over contract, suggests Adam Gilchrist

Adam Gilchrist explained in detail the possible consequences of David Warner abandoning his home country's T20 league to go and compete in other tournaments, suggesting he might end up playing for Australia on a match-to-match basis. He went on to state Warner had earned such discretion for himself.
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newscricket11 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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newscricket1 year 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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newscricket1 year 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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