newscricket2 days ago

Mohammad Shami best bowler in world on current form, claims Dale Steyn

Former South African fast bowler Dale Steyn has tagged India’s Mohammad Shami as the best bowler in the world based on current form. During a Q&A session via his Twitter account, Steyn further revealed that his compatriot AB de Villiers is still his favourite batsman going around.
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newscricket5 days ago

Chris Lynn, Dale Steyn, Jason Roy make the 28-man Platinum pool of PSL draft

Chris Lynn, Dale Steyn and Jason Roy are some of the marquee players that are featured in the 28-man Platinum pool of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) draft. Other players featuring in this draft are the likes of Moeen Ali, Alex Hales, Chris Jordan and retired pros like Hashim Amla and JP Duminy.
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featurecricket15 days ago

Underachiever David Warner takes first step towards Aussie greatness

David Warner, no doubt, will be remembered in the years to come for all the right and the wrong reasons. But exactly a year from now, he will have the opportunity to establish himself as an all-time great and with his exploits in the Sri Lanka series, he has taken the first step towards doing so.
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newscricketa month ago

BBL 2019 | Strategic timeout introduced for upcoming season

Cricket Australia have announced that the forthcoming season of the Big Bash League (BBL) will have a strategic timeout similar to that in the Indian Premier League. Earlier, CA had also announced that in case of tied super overs, multiple super overs would be bowled to decide a clear-cut winner.
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newscricketa month ago

Kevin Pitersen, Alviro Petersen indulge in war of words after latter's Bodi prison tweet

After Alviro Petersen, who took to social media to comment Gulam Bodi's prison a good day for cricket, Kevin Pietersen fired a tweet of his own which triggered a war of words on Twitter. Dale Steyn further opened up on the issue, saying "it was a sad day for cricket" because a teammate was involved.
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newscricketa month ago

World class players like David Warner don’t become rubbish overnight, says Dale Steyn

Dale Steyn is all praises for David Warner despite his failure in the recently-concluded Ashes against England. Steyn has also words of praise for Steve Smith’s unorthodox yet successful technique that saw him being the highest run-scorer in the Ashes, with 774 runs from four matches.
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newscricketa month ago

BBL 2019 | Dale Steyn signs up with Melbourne Stars

Legendary South African pacer Dale Steyn has signed up with the Melbourne Stars in the Big Bash League. The right-arm pacer who retired from Tests this August is still available for the shorter formats and aims to catch the selectors’ attention ahead of the upcoming T20 World Cup.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs SA | Want my team to back themselves and show courage, says coach Enoch Nkwe

After a hammering at the hands of India in Vizag, Proteas coach Enoch Nkwe wants to imbibe the ideals of the legendary football manager Pep Guardiola in his team to lift them from this setback. He wants his team to be innovative and courageous while tackling difficult situations on the field.
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newscricketa month ago

IND v SA | Would like to see more senior players give back to the game after retirement, says Vernon Philander

South Africa’s Vernon Philander has called on more of his contemporaries to give back to the game instead of looking for “greener pastures” at the end of their careers. Philander also backed Kohli’s aggressive nature on-field noting that the game, after all, is meant to be enjoyed.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs SA | Rarely see three pacers playing in India, says Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane, India's Test vice-captain has revealed that in Indian conditions, three pacers are rarely played and the Indian team will decide their bowling combination according to the conditions. Rahane also believes that India should not take the Proteas lightly in the upcoming series.
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