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newscricket3 months ago

IND vs ENG 2022| Brendon McCullum gifted at motivating people, remarks David Gower

David Gower ventured his opinions on various facets of the English cricket team ahead of the one-off Test versus India at Edgbaston starting Friday. The legendary batsman was all praise for the leadership duo of Brendon McCullum and Ben Stokes, as he gears up to commentate from the studio in Mumbai.
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newscricket7 months ago

Ravichandran Ashwin slams ex-cricketers for bashing IPL 'without any reason'

The IPL 2022, consisting 74 matches, will begin on March 26, with the final scheduled on May 29. Ravichandran Ashwin has given a stern reply to a certain number of critics of IPL and its schedule, including former English captains Mike Atherton and David Gower for the upcoming season.
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newscricket8 months ago

Stupid to blame IPL for England's poor performance in Ashes, says Kevin Pietersen on David Gower statement

Reacting to David Gower's statement, Kevin Pietersen has stated that it is stupid to blame the Indian Premier League (IPL) for England's 0-4 defeat against Australia in the recently concluded Ashes. Gower had stated that the England cricket team had players who were unavailable due to the IPL.
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newscricketa year ago

IND vs ENG | Unfair to blame Indian players for Manchester Test cancellation, asserts VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman has stated that, looking at the circumstances in which the Manchester Test between India and England was cancelled, it is inappropriate to point fingers at Indian players. Laxman explained how it can be very difficult for the players to play the game in such a mental state.
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newscricketa year ago

ENG vs IND | The whole Manchester Test sequence needs better explanation, states David Gower 

David Gower expressed worries over IPL being one of the major factors in cancellation of the Manchester Test against India, pointing out that Virat Kohli had already mailed the BCCI on eve of the game. The match was called off after growing concerns over covid-19 outbreak in the Indian camp.
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newscricketa year ago

If IPL start 'penalizing bowling team' like The Hundred, it would make a big difference, suggests David Gower

Former England Captain David Gower stated that if there is one rule that IPL could borrow from The Hundred, it is to start penalizing the bowling team for slow over-rate, as it would make a big difference. He added that the monetary fines hardly impact players as they are well paid these days.
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newscricket2 years ago

David Gower picks best current Test XI; names Virat Kohli as skipper

David Gower has picked his best Test XI, where he named Virat Kohli as the skipper amidst a team that consists of Ben Stokes, Joe Root, Kane Williamson and Steve Smith. From the spin-bowling front, the former English skipper admitted it would be a fight between Ashwin and Lyon for a place.
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newscricket2 years ago

We see Rohit's talent on show all the time because he makes a lot of runs, feels David Gower

David Gower has stated that Rohit Sharma’s phenomenal ability to score runs brings his immense talent to the fore, which he believes was because of his ability to occupy the crease for long enough to make those runs. Gower has also hailed Sunil Gavaskar by saying he was an extraordinary batsman.
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newscricket2 years ago

Rohit Sharma’s grace comes with a downside, reflects David Gower

Former England captain David Gower has stated that Rohit Sharma, like himself, plays with a lot of grace on the field but the downside is that nobody would see the grace once you get dismissed. Gower added that it is the amount of time that Sharma has spent on the pitch that made him successful.
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newscricket4 years ago

David Gower: When Virat Kohli talks, a lot of people listen

Former England batsman David Gower emphasized the importance of Virat Kohli for the support of Test cricket as the former claimed that when the Indian captain talks, he always gets attention. Kohli & Co. are gearing up for an intense four-match Test series against Australia from December 6.
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