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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 | Wise decision to open with Virat Kohli for RCB, asserts Brian Lara 

Legendary West Indies cricketer Brian Lara has backed RCB's move to open with Virat Kohli this season and termed it a 'wise decision.' He's also hopeful that Nicholas Pooran will have a very good season and added that he really likes watching Mumbai Indians' Suryakumar Yadav, at present.
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newscricket8 months ago

No reason why Suryakumar Yadav can't be a part of Indian team, reckons Brian Lara

Brian Lara has asserted that Suryakumar Yadav has done a fabulous job for Mumbai Indians and he has to be in the Indian squad. The legendary batsman has further asserted that Suryakumar Yadav has been one of the most reliable players for the franchise and scored runs whenever they needed.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Enjoy watching Suryakumar Yadav play this season for Mumbai, admits Brian Lara

Brian Lara has admitted that he enjoys watching MI’s Suryakumar Yadav play this season, at No.3 where he has both played a cautious innings and a whirlwind one for Mumbai. From a bowling perspective, Lara stated that both Bumrah and Archer would stand out in all possible cricketing eras.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Backing old players over youngsters tuned CSK upside down, states Brian Lara 

Former West Indies captain Brian Lara has stated that Chennai Super Kings' tactics of backing older players over youngsters turned their season upside down. He added that we all expected MS Dhoni to turn around things but he just never changed his approach as CSK slumped in the IPL 2020. 
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newscricket9 months ago

Think Sachin, Lara and myself made cricket exciting with our battles, claims Shane Warne 

Shane Warne feels that the big three of his era that included him, Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara made cricket more exciting and interesting with their battles on the 22 yards. He added that Sachin and Lara stood out among the rest and are two of the greatest batsmen to have played the game. 
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Would love to have KL Rahul in teams across all formats, admires Brian Lara

After KXIP’s win over Mumbai, Brian Lara has admired KL Rahul’s batting display and style, admitting that he would love to have him in the T20, Test and the ODI team. While critiquing his inability to finish games earlier in the season, Lara credited his turnaround performance against Mumbai.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Rishabh Pant now has the ability to score runs on all parts of the grounds, reckons Brian Lara

In what comes as a big compliment for the Indian and Delhi Capitals gloveman, Rishabh Pant, legendary Brian Lara has asserted that the youngster can now make runs in all parts of the ground. Pant impressed Brian Lara with his cameo against RCB, where he hit great shots on the off-side at death.
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2020 | KL Rahul should not be burdened with gloves for India, opines Brian Lara

Brian Lara has opined that the Indian management should not burden KL Rahul with the gloves and instead should allow him to solely focus on his batting, which makes him ‘great.’ In Rahul’s absence behind the wickets, Lara added that Rishabh Pant should be entrusted with the responsibility.
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newscricketa year ago

Brian Lara takes to instagram to quash rumours; confirms Covid negative test

Brian Lara, in an Instagram post on Wednesday, confirmed that he had indeed tested negative for the coronavirus and rendered rumours of him having contracted the virus as false. Lara expressed disappointment over the rumours and labelled the spread of wrongful information ‘careless’.
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newscricketa year ago

ICC should consider removing umpire’s call from DRS decisions, feels Sachin Tendulkar

Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar is of the opinion that Cricket, just like Tennis, must hand over the duty of making decisions completely to technology and thus has batted for the removal of ‘Umpire’s call’ from DRS decisions. Sachin feels that the ‘umpire’s call’ is a bit unfair on the players.
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