user tracker image
newscricket3 days ago

Cricket operations team and NCA staff working on resumption of camp, reveals Arun Dhumal

BCCI Treasurer Arun Dhumal has stated that the BCCI Cricket Operations team and National Cricket Academy are working on chalking out a process for the resumption of training activities. Meanwhile, Dhumal advised the cricketers to coordinate with the state board to start a partial training regime.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket10 days ago

Ajinkya Rahane judges batsman’s movement from behind brilliantly, reveals Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina has stated that Ajinkya Rahane’s anticipation from behind the stumps is excellent and he loves watching him on the field. Raina, a brilliant fielder himself during his time, has further added that the way the Indian Test vice-captain practises before the game was worth applauding.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket13 days ago

Brad Hogg names four Indians in ‘Current Test XI’; no place for Virat Kohli

Former Australian spinner Brad Hogg, in a YouTube video on Saturday, named his ‘Current Test XI’ and included four Indians, but astonishingly excluded Indian skipper Virat Kohli. Hogg’s XI features Mayank Agarwal and Rohit Sharma as openers, while Steve Smith and Babar Azam also feature in the side.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricketa month ago

How the Indian team would look if they fielded three different sides simultaneously

Could it actually happen? Will we actually see countries field two (or) three different sides simultaneously to make up for the lost time? Only time will tell but today, we, here at SportsCafe, have decided to explore a hypothetical scenario that could very well come to fruition in six months' time.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricketa month ago

Making a comeback in ODIs and T20Is is always in my mind, admits Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane, who last featured in a white-ball game for India over two years ago, has admitted that he is keen on making a comeback to the shorter formats and has not given up hope on the same. Rahane further stated that he enjoys batting with both Steve Smith and Virat Kohli.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

Cricket should only start when we get a vaccine, feels Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane has stated that even though he is missing cricket, cricket shouldn’t resume until a vaccine for the virus is developed. The Indian vice-captain has further added that players will be needing three to four weeks of proper practice before playing any kind of competitive game.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

Australia’s ‘overconfident’ sledging cost them Bengaluru Test in 2017, feels Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara feels that Australia’s smug attitude in the Bengaluru Test in 2017 - even before having won the game - is what cost them the Test and subsequently the series. Having taken a 87-run first innings lead, the Aussies slumped to a 75-run defeat, failing to chase 187 on Day 4.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

Open to playing at empty stadiums for safety of fans, says Ajinkya Rahane

As the world has come to a stand-still due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Delhi Capitals’ batsman Ajinkya Rahane believes that the only way forward is to be pragmatic in our approach. Rahane has further added that he would also be keen to play in empty stadiums if it means the fans' health is protected.
Press Release
newscricketa month ago

Facing James Anderson in England probably the toughest challenge, claims Ajinkya Rahane

India’s middle-order batsman Ajinkya Rahane has pointed to facing England’s pace stalwart James Anderson in daunting English conditions as one of the toughest challenges he’s come up against, as a batsman. Incidentally, it was against England at Lord’s that Rahane scored his 2nd Test hundred.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket2 months ago

IPL SRL | KXIP vs DC Evaluation chart - Delhi thrash dreary Punjab in one-sided snoozefest

What promised to be a high-octane, intense encounter died a slow, painful death as Delhi, thanks to the brilliance of Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw, demolished Punjab by 71 runs. While Shaw and Dhawan took the cake with the bat, Ravi Ashwin ensured that he punished his former side with the ball.
Anirudh Suresh