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IPL 2021 Playoffs | Rishabh Pant has to play with freedom against KKR, says Brian Lara

Brian Lara believes that Delhi Capitals (DC) captain Rishabh Pant should play with freedom against the Kolkata Knight Riders in Qualifier 2 in Sharjah on Wednesday. Lara further added that the 24-year-old is a match-winner, and he can take the game away from the opposition very quickly.
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newscricket24 days ago

Thought someone from his family was a selector, says Dermot Reeve on his first impression of Rahul Dravid

Former England cricketer Dermot Reeve has said that during Rahul Dravid's stint with Kent in 2000, he used to doubt the calibre of the former batsman. Reeve added that he thought someone from Dravid’s family was in the selection committee and that is how he represents India at the highest level.
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newscricket24 days ago

IPL 2021 | Believe Shubhman Gill is just a match away from a big score, reveals Brian Lara

The cricketing great Brian Lara is of the opinion that Shubhman Gill is in form and is just a match away from a big score. Talking about Punjab KIngs, Lara said that the team has the capability to reach playoffs in spite of the fact that they are not playing great cricket at the moment.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2021 | Looked like Glenn Maxwell IPL career was over before he joined Royal Challengers Bangalore, says Brian Lara

Brian Lara has said that Glenn Maxwell’s IPL career looked like it was over before he joined Royal Challengers Bangalore for the IPL 2021. Lara has credited Virat Kohli for Maxwell's success as the latter has amassed 350 runs in 11 games with an average of 38.88 with four half-centuries this season.
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newscricketa month ago

Suryakumar Yadav and Ishan Kishan not looking hungry after selection in T20 World Cup squad, says Brian Lara

Brian Lara has said that Mumbai Indians batsmen Ishan Kishan and Suryakumar Yadav may just have got complacent after their selection in India's T20 World Cup squad. The statement comes after Kishan was dropped from MI's XI vs PBKS clash and Suryakumar registered his 4th straight single-digit score.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2021 | Proud of Virat Kohli’s decision to quit RCB captaincy at peak of his career, asserts Brian Lara

Brian Lara has stated that he is proud of Virat Kohli’s decision to step down as RCB captain after the completion of the IPL 2021 in UAE. Earlier on Thursday, Kohli announced his decision to make way for a new captain in the T20Is for India after the T20 World Cup which begins on October 19.
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newscricketa month ago

I was in shock, says Brian Lara on Virat Kohli's decision to step down from T20I captaincy

Brian Lara has said that Virat Kohli's decision to step down from India's T20I captaincy shocked him as he had done a tremendous job leading the team in the shortest format. However, Lara also reckoned that the 32-year-old's decision was not just a personal one and will serve Indian cricket well.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs ENG | Pujara does the job but has to score at a rate beneficial to him and team, states Brian Lara

Brian Lara has reckoned that Cheteshwar Pujara does the job for India but he has to find a way to score at a rate which benefits him and the team. Pujara was recently under the scanner for his poor outings with the bat but scored a crucial 206-ball 45 in the second innings of the Lord's Test.
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newscricket2 months ago

Sachin Tendulkar had a weakness against spin bowling and I dismissed him several times, says Muttiah Muralitharan

Muttiah Muralitharan has asserted that Sachin Tendulkar had a difficulty against off-spin and that he had dismissed him countless times during his playing days. The legendary bowler went on to add that several other off-spinners also used to get the better of Tendulkar.
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newscricket2 months ago

Jasprit Bumrah is sensational in all three formats, praises Allan Donald

Former South African pacer Allan Donald stated that India’s paceman Jasprit Bumrah is a bowling sensation across all formats of the game. He added that the New Zealand bowling unit consisting of Trent Boult, Neil Wagner, and Kyle Jamieson has also impressed him with their quality bowling.
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