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newscricket3 days ago

Shubman Gill’s early journey is similar to that of Kane Williamson, compares Brendon McCullum

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum feels that Shubman Gill’s story is somewhere similar to the one of current Black Caps’ skipper Kane Williamson, where the latter, similarly, was termed as the 'next big thing'. McCullum also opined that the WTC final will go in New Zealand's favour.
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newscricket4 days ago

WTC Final | New Zealand will never use lack of resources as an excuse, quips Brendon McCullum

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum has asserted that the Black Caps will never use lack of resources as an excuse for their performance and have belief in their abilities. He also added that given the fact that the final will be played at a neutral venue, it will be fair on both teams.
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newscricket10 days ago

Reports | McCullum and Morgan could be in troubled waters with KKR over tweet-row

After tweets of the trio - Jos Buttler, Brendon McCullum and Eoin Morgan - mocking the Indian fans and the accents went viral, the KKR duo can find themselves in troubled waters. KKR’s CEO Venky Mysore clearly stated that the franchise has ‘zero tolerance' for any sort of discrimination.
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newscricket15 days ago

Jos Buttler, McCullum and Eoin Morgan in hot water as old tweets allegedly mocking Indian accent resurface

Jos Buttler, McCullum and Eoin Morgan have come under fire as old tweets posted by the trio, allegedly mocking Indian English, have resurfaced to cause a huge stir. The revelations come on the back of Sussex’s Ollie Robinson issuing a public apology after being found guilty of posting racist tweets.
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newscricket15 days ago

WTC Final | Both Kane and Virat know how to get the best out of team, reckons Brendon McCullum 

Former New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum was elusive in his praise for both Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson and reckons that they know the art of getting the best out of their respective teams. He also added that they are great ambassadors of the game and are must-watch talents in cricket.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2021 | We have to make some changes to suit our aggressive playing style, admits Brendon McCullum

After a morale-hurting loss against Delhi, Brendon McCullum tore the team down, admitting that there needs to be changes in the playing XI to suit their aggressive brand of cricket. He also added that Prithvi Shaw’s innings was a ‘perfect’ template of the style of cricket that KKR wants to play.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2021 | Sunil Narine certainly comes into our calculation after clearing fitness, stresses Brendon McCullum

After a disappointing loss against RCB, Brendon McCullum has stressed that Sunil Narine certainly comes back into their calculations after clearing the fitness tests. While hinting at one or two possible changes for the Mumbai leg, McCullum credited de Villiers-Maxwell for changing the game.
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newscricket8 months ago

IPL 2020 | Credit for batting Sunil Narine at number 5 goes to Brendon McCullum, states Eoin Morgan

Eoin Morgan has revealed that the decision to send Sunil Narine to bat at number 5 after KKR lost 3 early wickets was taken by the coach Brendon McCullum, who likes to play his cards. He praised Varun Chakravarthy for his performance with the ball and added that he is a hard-working cricketer. 
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newscricket8 months ago

IPL 2020 | Firmly believe we have a side which can be there come finals time, insists Brendon McCullum

Brendon McCullum has insisted that despite the crushing defeat against Bangalore, he continues to believe in his side and supports them to reach the big stage of finals. He praised Mohammed Siraj for excellent bowling and pointed out that KKR batsmen lacked positive intent to make a difference. 
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featurecricket8 months ago

It’s a ridiculous decision to make Eoin Morgan the captain at KKR, reveals Monty Panesar

In what was a rather less-surprising decision, Kolkata Knight Riders decided to replace Dinesh Karthik with Eoin Morgan as the skipper mid-way through the season - something that brought with positive reactions among pundits and fans. However, Monty Panesar didn’t think it was a good idea.
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