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newscricket5 days ago

Will take about six to nine months before I would be 100% fit but will continue playing, states David Warner

While admitting that he would be available to play, David Warner stated that it would take another six months to nine months before his groin injury could be healed completely. The opener also insisted that he would have to train his brain not to worry about the pain while playing.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2021 Retention | SRH retain big names; release Billy Stanlake and Fabian Allen

Sunrisers Hyderabad have announced the list of players they have released ahead of IPL 2021 and have confirmed that Australia’s Billy Stanlake will no longer be associated with the franchise. The club have also confirmed that they will be releasing Fabian Allen, who didn’t play last season.
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featurecricketa month ago

Chuck, Marry and Frill | Who SRH should let go and retain ahead of IPL 2021

Sunrisers Hyderabad had a very unpredictable 2020 IPL. When they won only three games after nine games, and their batting and bowling imbalances were laid bare, not many gave them a chance to make it to the final four - yet they ended up reaching the play-offs with some stellar performances.
Harshit Anand
featurecricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Gabba Day 4 Talking Points: Australia’s opening act, Langer’s ‘head’ache and Gabba's magic

On day four, the pitch was doing everything possible - low bounce, tall bounce, multiple edges not carrying, and constantly catching the batsmen by surprise. Amidst all this chaos, Australia got a total of 294, with a lead of 327, to give India a complete day to force a result.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Gabba Day 1 Talking Points: India’s bowling gems and Australia’s batting frailties

When India lost the toss, there was a familiar feeling of uncertainty at the Gabba for the Indian fans but the first spell from the pacers gave enough hopes, with two quicks wickets. However, since then, it has been all Australia, with Marnus Labuschagne riding on his luck to a triple-figure score.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket2 months ago

IND vs AUS | David Warner apologizes to Mohammed Siraj and team India, terms racism "unacceptable" 

Explosive Australian opener David Warner has asserted that any form of racism is unacceptable and apologized to Mohammed Siraj and team India who were subjected to abuse in the Sydney Test. He also stated that he's looking forward to play at Gabba and credited India for the drawn SCG Test.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs AUS | Warner played an impatient and loose shot, criticizes Mark Waugh

Former Australian opener Mark Waugh wasn't impressed with returning batsman David Warner after he got out cheaply, and termed the opener's shot impatient and loose. Warner was the first one to be dismissed on day one of the third Test against India as he could merely add 5 runs off 8 deliveries.
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featurecricket2 months ago

IND vs AUS | SCG Day 1 Talking Points: Half-fit Warner and Pucovski’s baptism of fire

After winning the toss and batting first, Australia threatened to repeat their MCG shenanigans, yet level-headed, dominant displays from the trio of Pucovski, Labuschagne and Smith ensured the hosts edged ahead on Day 1. India, uncharacteristically, though, were not at their usual disciplined self.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

IND vs AUS | Indian team is unfazed about all the talks; here to play good cricket, expresses Ajinkya Rahane

Ahead of the crucial fixture in Sydney, Ajinkya Rahane has expressed the Indian team is unfazed about the outside noise and reinstated that they are here to play good cricket. Rahane also stressed on the importance of Ravindra Jadeja, adding that his batting has improved massively over the years.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs AUS | Tim Paine hints at Warner-Pucovski combination for Sydney Test

Ahead of the Sydney Test, both camps are circling around their opening combination - with Tim Paine suggesting at a new-look opening pair for the hosts, which will push Wade back into the middle order. However, Paine refused to reveal the playing XI, living by the Australian tradition this series.
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