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newscricket6 months ago

Have no idea why RCB bowled Virat Kohli in the 19th over, recalls Albie Morkel

Albie Morkel has stated that he had no idea why RCB skipper Daniel Vettori gave the ball to the batsman Virat Kohli, in a crucial over in IPL 2012, a blunder which led to the team's defeat. Morkel also revealed that at one point, he felt the target was way out of his reach to be chased down.
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featurecricket8 months ago

Mitchell Santner shown the door with a spinning top on table

When Mark Waugh criticised Mitchell Santner for his poor showing in the MCG Test, the line to mark the premature end of the ‘S’ experiment in Tests, there was criticism from the other end that he is still New Zealand’s best spinner in Tests.
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newscricket10 months ago

Five Indians in Robin Uthappa’s ODI team of the decade

Robin Uthappa, like other former and current cricketers, has named his ODI team of the decade, that surprisingly has no David Warner in it. He has given the captaincy responsibility to MS Dhoni for his team with four other Indians - Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh and Zaheer Khan - in it.
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newscricketa year ago

IND vs BAN | Crowd brings another element to game, opines Daniel Vettori

Bangladesh spin coach Daniel Vettori has shared that the D/N Test match could give limited-over feels for the spectators it pulls as they bring in a totally different element to the game. Vettori has also pointed out that grass on the pitch has Bangladeshi pacers excited to exploit the assistance.
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newscricketa year ago

Russell Domingo and Mahmudullah give us freedom to express ourselves, reveals Afif Hossain

Bangladesh all-rounder Afif Hossain feels the key to their success is that Bangladesh head coach Russell Domingo and skipper Mahmudullah are giving the players the freedom to express themselves. A win in the second T20I at Rajkot will help them seal the three-match series with an assailable lead.
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newscricketa year ago

IND vs BAN | Bangladesh begin preparations for India tour after ending strike

Bangladesh cricket team have begun their training sessions for next month's tour to India after the Bangladesh Cricket Board were successful in ending their strike. A lot of the player's demands were fulfilled by the board that included a 50 per cent pay increase for domestic players.
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newscricketa year ago

NZC retires Daniel Vettori's jersey number 11 ahead of the tour of Sri Lanka

The New Zealand Cricket Board announced on Monday that the jersey No.11 that was donned by Daniel Vettori in ODIs has been retired. The official Twitter handle of the Black Caps tweeted that Kiwi players who have represented the country in 200 ODIs will have their shirt numbers retired.
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newscricketa year ago

Bangladesh rope in Charl Langeveldt and Daniel Vettori as bowling coaches

On Saturday, the Bangladesh Cricket Board have moved quickly to bring in the experienced duo of Charl Langeveldt and Daniel Vettori to serve as bowling coaches for the national team. Langeveldt will be the new fast bowling, coach while Vettori will act as their short-term spin bowling coach.
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newscricketa year ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | You can’t take anything away from England, claims Daniel Vettori

After everything that happened on at Lord’s on Sunday, Daniel Vettori is adamant that no one can question the effort put in by the three lions who were crowned World Champions for the very first time. Vettori singled out the likes of Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson and Jimmy Neesham for special praise.
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newscricketa year ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Trent Boult key to New Zealand's chances, claims Daniel Vettori

Ahead of New Zealand's semi-final encounter against India, former skipper Daniel Vettori has stated that Trent Boult holds the key for New Zealand, having troubled the Indian batsmen in the past. Vettori also praised talisman Jasprit Bumrah for his skills, titling him as 'unplayable'.
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