newscricket11 months ago

Reports | Albie Morkel joins Bangladesh as power-hitting batting coach

According to a report by Cricbuzz, Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has appointed Albie Morkel as power-hitting batting coach for the ODI series against South Africa. BCB has been doing some changes in coaching staff recently and Morkel is the second South African in the last two weeks to be hired.
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newscricket3 years ago

Keeping the core unperturbed key to CSK’s success, believes Albie Morkel

Former Chennai Super Kings all-rounder Albie Morkel, who was part of CSK’s IPL winning team in 2010 and 2011, believes that the key to the team’s success is the management keeping the side’s core intact. Morkel also feels that Dhoni’s versatility as captain also played a key part in CSK’s success.
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newscricket3 years ago

Have no idea why RCB bowled Virat Kohli in the 19th over, recalls Albie Morkel

Albie Morkel has stated that he had no idea why RCB skipper Daniel Vettori gave the ball to the batsman Virat Kohli, in a crucial over in IPL 2012, a blunder which led to the team's defeat. Morkel also revealed that at one point, he felt the target was way out of his reach to be chased down.
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newscricket3 years ago

MS Dhoni, consistency two big reasons for CSK's success, reveals Albie Morkel

Former South African all-rounder Albie Morkel has stated that MS Dhoni and consistency have been two big factors that have contributed to Chennai Super Kings being one of the most successful teams in the IPL. He added that Dhoni is one of the best T20 and white-ball players ever to play the game.
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newscricket4 years ago

VIDEO | Tabraiz Shamsi brings football's viral mask celebration into cricket

Footballers like Pierre Aubameyang and Paulo Dybala have made the mask celebration a rage in the sport so much so, that fans wait with bated breath for them to score and put it on. On Sunday, South Africa's Tabraiz Shamsi imported it to cricket bringing out a mask from nowhere to celebrate a wicket.
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newscricket5 years ago

WATCH | Kagiso Rabada watches on helplessly as AB de Villiers destroys him

Be it a part-time bowler or the World No. 1, AB de Villiers has never let anyone get an easy ride while bowling at him. During his innings in the Ram Slam T20 Challenge, his compatriot Kagiso Rabada looked on helplessly as de Villiers made a mockery of the 135-run chase with a 19-ball half century.
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newscricket5 years ago

AB de Villiers : India's tour of South Africa will be a great series

AB de Villiers believes that India’s tour of South Africa later this year will be a great contest as both sides always play good cricket. The explosive batsman also said that his time away from the game made him realize how much he loves cricket and added that he has learned a lot from the IPL. 
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newscricket7 years ago

Pune seal transfer of Saurabh Tiwary, Albie Morkel from Delhi for IPL 2016

Left-handed batsman Saurabh Tiwary and South African all-rounder Albie Morkel have joined the Rising Pune Supergiants from Delhi Daredevils and will represent the Pune franchise in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) season, which is scheduled to be played from April 8 to May 29 in India.
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