newscricket2 days ago

IPL 2020 | Kings XI Punjab part ways with David Miller

Kings XI Punjab has decided to retain most of their squad for the upcoming IPL season, having released seven players. However, with a giant purse of Rs. 42.7 crore in addition to the Rs. 85 crore for each team, they have the option to rebuild their entire squad come the auction in Kolkata.
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newscricketa month ago

The Hundred | Kagiso Rabada, Lasith Malinga, Chris Gayle find no takers in mega draft

A few eyebrows were raised as Kagiso Rabada, Chris Gayle and Lasith Malinga found no takers in the Hundred draft. With only three overseas slots for the eight teams, the likes of Rashid Khan, D'Arcy Short, Andre Russell, David Warner, Glenn Maxwell etc. were preferred over the veterans.
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newscricketa month ago

The Hundred | Chris Gayle, David Warner, Steve Smith and Lasith Malinga among most expensive players

The brand new 100-ball format is set to make its debut next year and ECB has released the reserve price of the 570 players who will be up for grabs at the main draft. Chris Gayle, David Warner, Steve Smith, Lasith Malinga and Kagiso Rabada have registered with the highest base price of £125,000.
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newscricketa month ago

AFG vs WI | Brandon King, Hayden Walsh Jr. receive maiden international call-ups

Brandon King and Hayden Walsh Jr., who impressed with bat and ball respectively in CPL 2019, have been called up by the Windies for their ODIs and T20Is against Afghanistan. Meanwhile, Darren Bravo, who had an underwhelming series against India in August, has been axed from the Test squad.
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newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Glenn Phillips turns "Superman" to take stunning one-handed catch to dismiss Devon Thomas

A game that was all star-struck with Gayle's fourth Caribbean Premier League hundred didn't go in favour of the Jamaica Tallawahs but there was more than one moment for them to celebrate. Wicketkeeper Glenn Phillips caught all eyes as he bagged the perfect catch, taking off behind the stumps.
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newscricket3 months ago

7 Things you missed | From Rahkeem Cornwall leaving balls like Steve Smith to Ajinkya Rahane's Lionel Messi nutmeg

We have a bad news and a good news. The bad news is that you have missed a lot from the 3rd day of Test because of the weird timings of the match. The good news is that we understand your love for cricket and so we are covering everything from India tour of West Indies. So don't worry, just enjoy.
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newscricket3 months ago

I didn't announce my retirement, still active until further notice, says Chris Gayle

Chris Gayle has put an end to all the speculation surrounding his retirement by stating that until further notice, he will continue to remain active in ODI Cricket. Months ago, Gayle had announced that he would retire post the World Cup, but then made a U-turn by playing in the series against India.
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newscricket3 months ago

WI v IND | When Gayle and Lewis bat like that, there’s hardly anything opposition can do, admits Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli admitted that the West Indian duo is near-impossible to stop when they are on song, decimating opposition bowling attacks on the way. Despite the Gayle-Lewis 115-run opening stand in just 10.5 overs, India managed to restrict the Windies to an easy target.
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newscricket3 months ago

WI v IND | I take a lot of pride in stepping up for the team, says Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has claimed that he still takes a lot of pride in stepping up when the team requires him to. Kohli slammed his 43rd ODI hundred and, along with a belligerent knock by Shreyas Iyer at No.5, took India home to a comfortable six wicket win to seal the away series 2-0.
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newscricket3 months ago

Twitter reacts to Shreyas Iyer silenting critics with second consecutive ODI half-century

Shreyas Iyer just nailed it today as he raced to his second consecutive ODI half-century against West Indies. Today, however, he took it to another level with huge sixes raning in Trinidad even though Virat Kohli was scoring at a normal rate. Twitterati reacted to the same and congratulated the duo.
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