newscricket17 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We’re forever underdogs and that suits us quite well, states James Franklin

Former Kiwi all-rounder James Franklin said in an interview that his country usually stays under the radar and is widely regarded as the dark horses rather than the favourites, a trait which suits them. He went on to talk about the team’s chances at the World Cup and Kane Williamson’s captaincy.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Best thing about IPL this year was rebirth of MSD’s batting, says Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen has stated that the recently-concluded Indian Premier League was a special one for the Indian team as MS Dhoni showed glimpses of his glorious run. Brendon McCullum has further added that MS Dhoni is invaluable to the Indian set-up thanks to his unique approach to the game.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | It’s all about pacers in Hyderabad, says Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble has stated that pacers will call the shots in the 12th IPL final in Hyderabad thanks to the wicket’s propensity towards the pace bowlers. However, Brendon McCullum disagreed with the same and stated that CSK spinners are too good to handle any surface and holds CSK as favourites.
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newscricket3 months ago

CSK teammates Suresh Raina and Harbhajan Singh to clash in iB Cricket Super Over League

Chennai Super Kings stars Suresh Raina and Harbhajan Singh will face each other in the third clash of the iB Cricket Super Over League after the first clash between Virender Sehwag and Brendon McCullum, and the second between Tilakartane Dilshan abd VVS Laxman.
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newscricket4 months ago

Virender Sehwag, Brandon McCullum, Suresh Raina to compete in iB Cricket Super Over League

With many exciting tournaments like the IPL, the beginning leg of the World Test Championship, and the World Cup lined up, 2019 is going to be an exciting year for cricket fans across the world.
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newscricket5 months ago

VIDEO | Brendon McCullum bends his body at impossible angle to prevent ball from crossing rope

In modern age sport, age is just a number and seems not connected to fitness at all as the likes of MS Dhoni and Brendon McCullum have often shown. One such latest exploit of the former Kiwi skipper was seen in Big Bash League where denied theories of physics by incredibly stopping the ball.
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newscricket6 months ago

346 cricketers from various countries finalized to take part in IPL auction

A total of 346 cricketers have been included in the list prepared of the players who will go under the hammer to take part in the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League. A total of nine players, none of them Indian, have put themselves on offer at the highest base price of two crore rupees.
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newscricket7 months ago

Video | Mohammad Shahzad hits a blistering 74 off 16 deliveries to set a new T10 record

If you thought there was nothing better than a 12-ball half century, wait till you watch Afghanistan batsman Mohammad Shahzad’s recent innings. Shahzad smacked a blistering 74 off just 16 balls in the recent match between the Sindhis and Shane Watson’s Rajputs in the T10 League on Wednesday.
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newscricketa year ago

India vs England | Virat Kohli becomes fastest Indian men's player to score 2000 T20I runs

Virat Kohli became the fastest player ever in men's cricket to reach 2000 T20I runs as he scored an unbeaten 20 in India's first T20I win against England. Kohli came into the game as the fourth-highest scorer after New Zealand's Martin Guptill and Brendon McCullum, and Pakistan's Shoaib Malik.
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newscricketa year ago

Twitter reacts as Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli refuse to walk off after nicking the ball

Even though Royal Challengers won the game against Mumbai Indians at home, the talk of the town was Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma not walking away even after nicking the ball. The fans were evidently not happy with the actions of their idols and quite expectantly took it out Twitter.
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