newscricket16 days ago

Anil Kumble picks 2003-04 Australia series as the turning point of his career

During an interaction with Satya Nadella, Anil Kumble has elaborated about his own international career, singling out the 2003-04 Australia tour as the turning point. Kumble also highlighted how his disciplined upbringing got him the "headmaster" tag later in his playing days.
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newscricket20 days ago

Virat Kohli alongside Anil Kumble wasn’t ideal, says Adam Gilchrist

After Rahul Dravid, Australia’s Adam Gilchrist became the next to comment on the Virat Kohli-Anil Kumble fiasco, stating that they weren’t a good fit and it wasn’t an ideal situation. Gilchrist also rated MS Dhoni alongside Steve Waugh as the two perfect captains he has known in cricket.
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newscricket25 days ago

Hoping next 20 years of my life are just as eventful, says Ashish Nehra

Ahead of his final match, Ashish Nehra has talked about his cricket journey, starting in Delhi in the early 1990s, which, 20 years down the line, led to a total of 163 international games. Moreover, he hopes that the next 20 years of his life are as lively as the ones he lived on the cricket field.
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newscricketa month ago

Kumble's ouster should never have played out the way it did, says Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid feels that portrayal of the resignation of Anil Kumble by the media was unfair and he called the entire ruckus an unfortunate episode. Also, Dravid stated that players are more powerful and have more influence than the coaches.
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newscricketa month ago

R Ashwin : If I get to 618, that will be my last Test match

R Ashwin has claimed that if he even comes within one wicket of breaking Anil Kumble's record of 619 Test wickets, he would call an end to his Test career. The Indian offie was also full of praise for the Sri Lankan veteran Rangana Herath, who recently decimated Pakistan at the age of 39.
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newscricketa month ago

BCCI slammed by fans over Anil Kumble birthday post

The BCCI tweeted an indifferent birthday wish for Anil Kumble and it ignited the fans since the tweet simply described record Test wicket-taker just as a "former bowler". As a result, the board had to hastily delete the tweet and put up a new one which now has Legend and Jumbo as hashtags.
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newscricketa month ago

India unlikely to take part in four-day Tests

The BCCI have decided not to jump on the four-day Test bandwagon with an official revealing that India had no plans of arranging a reduced Test anytime soon in the future. The hesitancy arises from the fact that the four-day Tests will not result in any point in the World Test Championship.
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newscricketa month ago

Suresh Raina credits Anil Kumble for Kuldeep Yadav’s performance

Suresh Raina has praised Kuldeep Yadav’s performance in the international cricket and has claimed that the credit should be given to former head coach Anil Kumble who moulded the young spinner. Raina, currently who is out of the squad, has admitted that he is working hard to earn his place back.
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newscricket2 months ago

Dropped Ashwin and Jadeja can play for Australia, jokes Michael Clarke

Michael Clarke showed his funny side while commenting on R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja's absence from the Indian ODI team stating that Australia would be happy to sponsor the duo to play for them. He added that tackling spin would be not a major concern for the Australians on flat Indian pitches.
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newscricket3 months ago

Michael Clarke believes it will be tough for Australia to beat India at home

Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke believes that it will be difficult for Australia to beat India in the upcoming series as the hosts are full of confidence and have been playing well. India are set to welcome the Aussies for five ODI’s and three T20I’s in September and October this year.
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