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newscricket25 days ago

Virat Kohli’s wicket is like bowling out entire Indian team, insists Saqlain Mushtaq

Saqlain Mushtaq has revealed that he often advises the English spinners to relentlessly attack Virat Kohli, who he called 11 players in one. He has also added that when the world is watching a player like Kohli, a bowler needs to be in complete control and be clear about his own game.
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newscricket2 months ago

Two Indians in Adil Rashid’s World XI; No place for MS Dhoni

England’s Adil Rashid, on Friday, named his ‘World XI’, and interestingly decided to omit MS Dhoni, instead opting for teammate Jos Buttler as the side’s wicket-keeper. Apart from that, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma are the only two Indians in Rashid’s side, which features three English players.
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newscricket3 months ago

World-class Moeen Ali has proved himself in last four-five years, confesses Adil Rashid

Adil Rashid has revealed that Moeen Ali has proved himself to be a match-winner for England in the last four-five years and added that he is world-class. He also revealed that if there was any cricket played this summer, Ali would be a name mentioned as a candidate for a comeback to the team.
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newscricket5 months ago

Still have ambitions of playing Test cricket, reveals Adil Rashid

Adil Rashid insists that he still wants to play Test cricket again despite signing a new white-ball only contract with Yorkshire that rules him out of doing so next summer. The leg-spinner last played a Test for England just over a year ago at the Kensington Oval against the West Indies.
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newscricket5 months ago

Need to go back to county circuit and earn place back in Test team, states Adil Rashid

England spinner Adil Rashid has ruled himself out of the Test squad ahead of the country's upcoming tour of Sri Lanka as he feels that he needs to perform in county cricket and earn his place back in the team. Rashid, back in 2018, took 12 wickets in England's 3-0 routing of the Lankans.
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newscricket8 months ago

Just happy that I got through to World Cup despite shoulder injury, says Adil Rashid

Adil Rashid has revealed that he is happy that he got through to playing for England during its triumphant World Cup campaign despite not fully recovering from his shoulder injury. Currently, Rashid is hopeful of quickly rediscovering his form ahead of the five T20Is against New Zealand.
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newscricket9 months ago

Abu Dhabi League sees names like Mohammad Amir, Lasith Malinga being picked for lucrative price

The 10-day Abu Dhabi T-10 league tournament, which has been scheduled to be held from November 15, saw Pakistan and Sri Lanka stars Mohammad Amir and Lasith Malinga going under the hammer in the auction. The annual player draft saw as many as 110 players allocated across eight teams.
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newscricket10 months ago

Adil Rashid considers white-ball specialism after uncertain Test future

Adil Rashid is contemplating to return back to white-ball specialism after seeing Jack Leach being favoured over him in Tests. Ashley Giles is set to reveal the list of centrally contracted players for the 2019-20 season on Friday and Rashid expected to feature only among the white‑ball cricketers.
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newscricketa year ago

Adil Rashid ruled out of remainder of English season with shoulder injury

In what has come as a big shock for the English team, leg-spinner Adil Rashid has been ruled out of the remainder of the English season due to recurring shoulder trouble. The 31-year-old went for the scans on Tuesday and will now go into rehabilitation during which he has been advised complete rest.
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newscricketa year ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I agree there was an error, but I do not regret the decision, says Kumar Dharmasena

Although Kumar Dharmasena has admitted that the decision to award England six runs instead of five, following the overthrow in the World Cup final, was an error, he said that he will never regret it. Dharmasena had consulted with his co-umpire Marais Erasmus before making the call.
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