newscricket11 days ago

Sourav Ganguly feels Virat Kohli stands with India’s Fab Four

Praising Virat Kohli, Sourav Ganguly has stated that the Indian skipper is at par with India’s Fab Four - Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman, and Virender Sehwag. Ganguly has also lauded the "commendable" performance of the wrist-spinning duo of Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav.
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newscricket22 days ago

Virat Kohli surpasses Brian Lara in all-time ICC Test Rankings

Virat Kohli has moved ahead of Brian Lara in the all-time ICC Rankings for Test batsmen thanks to his recent performance in the Johannesburg Test against South Africa. In the latest Test rankings, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, and Jasprit Bumrah have achieved career-high rankings.
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newscricket2 months ago

Waqar Younis backs Virat Kohli to break "all batting records"

Waqar Younis has stated that Virat Kohli can break all batting records in the years to come thanks to his unbelievable fitness and his "focus on his skill level". The former Pakistan pacer has also added that Sachin Tendulkar is the best batsman that he had ever bowled in his storied career.
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newscricket3 months ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Virat Kohli equals Brian Lara’s record of five double-hundreds as captain

Virat Kohli has been in the exceptional form throughout this year and he looks to end it that way against Sri Lanka as he brought up his fifth Test double-century on Sunday that helped India to declare the first innings at 610/6. Apart from Kohli, three other Indian players also scored centuries.
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newscricket4 months ago

Don Bradman a better batsman than Sachin Tendulkar, says IIM-C study

In a new study published by the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM-C) that can compare cricketers’ quality across generations, Sachin Tendulkar came second to Australia’s Don Bradman in all-time greats. Brian Lara, Viv Richards, Ricky Ponting and other greats don’t feature in the top five.
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newscricket4 months ago

Javagal Srinath : It was always challenging to bowl to Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid

Javagal Srinath has revealed that bowling to Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid was a challenge and a real test of form as they brought the best out of bowlers. Moreover, the pacer talked about his dissatisfaction with his career and advised young players to play in longer versions of the game.
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newscricket8 months ago

Virat Kohli bags another 100 crore sponsorship deal

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has reportedly been signed by MRF for over 100 crore rupees making it his second extravagant sponsorship deal of the year. Kohli became the first Indian to sign a 100 crore deal with Puma earlier this year which saw his name appearing on Forbes highest paid celebrities.
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newscricket9 months ago

Sachin Tendulkar finds a spot in Younis Khan's dream Test XI

The recently retired Pakistan batsman Younis Khan named his dream team for the longest format of the game on Sunday and picked the legendary Sachin Tendulkar to start the proceedings for his team with the bat. The 39-year-old named Pakistan legend Imran Khan as the captain of the side.
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newscricket9 months ago

ICC Champions Trophy 2017 | England are firm favourites, says Brian Lara

Brian Lara has picked England as the firm favourites to win next month's ICC Champions Trophy which they host. The batting great said England have unearthed some exciting players since losing the World T20 final to West Indies last year. The hosts play Bangladesh in the inaugural match on June 1.
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newscricket10 months ago

Brian Lara: Scrap draws from Test cricket

Brian Lara has called for the removal of draws in Test cricket to keep the five-day game result-oriented and interesting. The Caribbean great said the game's oldest format should continue to evolve in order to be relevant and attractive to contemporary audiences as well as to explore new markets.
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