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newscricket8 days ago

BCCI add net bowlers to the main squad for the final two T20Is against Sri Lanka 

In view of the COVID situation in the Indian side, the BCCI were forced to add five net bowlers – Ishan Porel, Sandeep Warrier, Arshdeep Singh, R Sai Kishore and Simarjeet Singh - to the main squad for the final two games against Sri Lanka. Earlier, Krunal Pandya had tested positive for COVID-19.
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featurecricket3 months ago

How uncapped bowlers led from the front to change teams' dynamics in IPL 2021

Uncapped Indian bowlers are the real deal - they have the ability to change the fortune of a side and also help the franchises strike the right balance. This season, four uncapped bowlers - Chetan Sakariya, Avesh Khan, Arshdeep Singh and Harshal Patel - changed their respective team's dynamics.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket4 months ago

Twitter reacts to Arshdeep ‘Gabbar’ Singh mimicking Dhawan’s celebration after dismissing Shaw

It was the ultimate troll on the night, when Arshdeep Singh, who bowled a brilliant cutter to see the back of Prithvi Shaw put out a scintillating celebration. Arshdeep pulled off a ‘Shikhar Dhawan’ pulling off the thigh-five, after sending the in-form Shaw back to give Punjab a ray of hope.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2021 | Plan was to bowl wide yorkers to Samson, reveals Arshdeep Singh 

Punjab Kings pacer Arshdeep Singh, in the press conference, revealed that all he tried in the final over of the game was to nail the wide yorkers. He also stated that it was a very good wicket to bat on, but added that there wasn't much dew in the game, even though they had prepared for it.
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newscricket4 months ago

Twitter reacts to Jonty Rhodes' 'roller-coaster' of emotions as a blinder is followed by a drop in same over

We all have had those bittersweet moments when something exceptionally good is followed by an unwanted bottle-up. In the RR vs PBKS encounter, Jonty Rhodes turned into that man, as a brilliant catch by Arshdeep Singh, was followed by a sloppy drop from gloveman KL Rahul in the same over.
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cricket6 months ago

Learnings from Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy’s quarter-final clashes ft Motera Stadium

After battling it across five venues, eight teams arrived in Ahmedabad to inaugurate the New Motera Stadium and they battled, there were plenty of sights on offer - good swing bowling, crazy power-hitting and incredible run-chases on the very last delivery of the game.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket6 months ago

IPL Retention 2021 | Talking points from KXIP’s releases and retentions ft. Maxwell, Cottrell and overseas slots

KXIP cried for the first half of the season, where they lost six games out of seven, but post Chris Gayle’s return to the middle-order found stability, composure and power-hitting while luck seemingly patched up its relationship with them. But now that they are back to scratch, what can they do?
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket8 months ago

Want to be a successful red-ball bowler, asserts Arshdeep Singh

Kings XI Punjab seamer Arshdeep Singh, who starred in IPL 2020 picking 9 wickets, has revealed that his long-term goal is to become a successful red-ball bowler and help Punjab win the Ranji Trophy. Arshdeep further credited ‘mentor’ Mohammad Shami for teaching him to handle pressure efficiently.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Langeveldt taught me how to handle pressure situations and execute plans, admits Arshdeep Singh

Arshdeep Singh has credited his 2020 IPL success to Charles Langeveldt, admitting that he taught him how to handle pressure situations with an eye to execute plans better. He also added that it was in plans to bowl wide yorkers and slower deliveries in the second half of the IPL with slower wickets.
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featurecricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 Review | KXIP: A promising campaign with an unfulfilling, anti-climactic end

They came, they saw, they were hurt, badly, they bounced back and they threatened to conquer but never did. A neutral’s delight, Kings XI Punjab added life and spice to IPL 2020 to transform the tournament from good to great, but, unfortunately, were not able to make it memorable for themselves.
Anirudh Suresh