newscricket2 months ago

Sunrisers Hyderabad squad for IPL 2023

After finishing eighth in the IPL 2022, Sunrisers Hyderabad have released Kane Williamson and Nicholas Pooran – two of their marquee batters – before heading to Kochi for the mini-auction. With the highest purse of INR 42.25 Crore, the Orange Army will search for a new captain before anything else.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Virat Kohli leaves Ravichandran Ashwin out of words with simple catch drop

Sometimes even the best fielders in world cricket fumbles in the field leading to dropped chances. Virat Kohli added to the list of his sloppy moments while fielding against South Africa, dropping a sitter to award a lifeline to a well-set Aiden Markram which left Ravichandran Ashwin in disbelief.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts to ‘riled’ Rohit Sharma for messing potential game-changing moment with wayward throw

Captains have a responsibility to lead the team with their performance and step up whenever their teams need the most. However, Rohit Sharma failed to catch a decisive moment against South Africa as he missed an opportunity to run out Aiden Markram with a direct hit and end a blooming partnership.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs SA | Internet reacts as Shreyas Iyer’s heroics drive India to seven-wicket victory in second ODI

India have equalized the ongoing ODI series against South Africa on Sunday with a seven-wicket victory in Ranchi. Shreyas Iyer starred in the victory with an unbeaten 111-ball 113 while Mohammed Siraj stepped up with his bowling, taking three wickets, that too after conceding just 38 runs.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs SA, 1st T20I | Internet reacts as SKY and pacers guide India to victory against South Africa by eight wickets

One doesn’t usually associate T20 cricket with emphatic swing bowling but India clearly don’t subscribe to that ideology as was apparent in their first T20I against South Africa. A dominant effort in the powerplay saw them bowl out South Africa for 106, following it up with a comfortable chase.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs SA,1st T20I | Internet reacts to Rohit Sharma laughing after Suryakumar Yadav and Virat Kohli force him to waste review

Very rarely do players standing away from the action force a review and what is even rarer is them getting it wrong. But that is what happened today when Suryakumar Yadav and Virat Kohli urged Rohit Sharma to use his first DRS appeal before the latter was left with a smile seeing the result.
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featurecricket6 months ago

South African batting unit generates glimmer of hope

South Africa has always been tagged as chokers in ICC tournaments and they have crumbled in pressure situations multiple times. The 2022 T20 World Cup is not far away and they can lift the trophy this time with a batting unit capable to pull it off.
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newscricket7 months ago

ENG vs SA 2022 | Internet reacts to Jos Buttler's incredible wicket-keeping to dismiss Aiden Markram

Wicketkeepers always play a crucial role for a team and they can turn a game around with their glovework or fielding skills. Jos Buttler produced one of the most brilliant run-outs with his spectacular athleticism to earn his team the important breakthrough of Aiden Markram in the second one-dayer.
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newscricket7 months ago

ENG vs SA 2022 | Could not find breakthroughs in the first innings, admits Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler has stated that England were not able to find breakthroughs while bowling in the first innings against South Africa after suffering a 62-run defeat. Buttler also stated that the pitch got slower as the game progressed and it was tough to time the ball while batting for both sides.
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newscricket8 months ago

Reports | Aiden Markram ruled out of T20I series against India

South African batter Aiden Markram has been ruled out of the five-match T20I series against India according to an update shared by Cricket South Africa. The right-handed batter had tested positive for covid-19 before the start of the series because of which he had to miss the first three games.
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