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ICC World Cup 2019 | Eoin Morgan holds key to final changes in squad, says Trevor Bayliss

England head coach Trevor Bayliss has stated that the skipper Eoin Morgan holds the key to final changes from the preliminary squad for the upcoming World Cup. The skipper has a lot of choices in front of him in Jofra Archer, David Willey, Liam Dawson and Joe Denly for the spot of a bowler.
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newscricketa day ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Liam Dawson to replace Joe Denly in England’s 15-man squad

Left-arm spinner Liam Dawson, who had last played an ODI in October 2018, is set to be named in England’s 15-member squad for the World Cup and will replace Joe Denly. Dawson has 18 wickets and 271 runs to his name in the nine Royal London One-Day Cup matches for Hampshire.
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newscricket10 days ago

World Cup 2019 | Finalising the final 15-man squad will be tough, says Eoin Morgan

English skipper Eoin Morgan has said that trimming down the 15-man final squad for the upcoming World Cup will be a difficult job. England have named their preliminary squad for the prestigious tournament and will announce the final squad after the conclusion of Pakistan series on May 21.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | We are scrapping hard to hide our holes, says Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming has gone on to accept that his team Chennai Super Kings have chunks in their armour and they are trying to fill them. Fleming also spoke on length about drafting in Scott Kuggeleijn and his phenomenal debut which was an attempt by the Super Kings to fill in their gaps.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Many injuries, have to decide right combination, says MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni has implied that injuries are hurting his team Chennai Super Kings, and seems worried about the same. Dwayne Bravo, a vital cog in CSK’s setup, is the latest to suffer from an injury, after Lungi Ngidi and David Willey were out of contention even before the start of the season.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Very happy with quality of Indian players in team, says Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming has stated that he is delighted with the quality of the Indian options available in the Chennai Super Kings squad. The head coach of the Chennai-based franchise has also added that they look for balance in the playing XI and do not look to fill the overseas slots.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | Chennai Super Kings suffer another blow as David Willey pulls out of IPL for family reasons

David Willey has confirmed that he has pulled out of the IPL due to the late birth of his second child and won’t be coming to India for this edition of the tournament. The pacer’s stint with Chennai Super Kings had already been delayed and now he wants to be in England to take care of his family.
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featurecricket10 months ago

Best Gendbazz in India-England ODI series

Despite being a batting heavy side, India suprihatsed hosts England with some mind-boggling displays that had just left the well-acquainted home side dumbfounded. However, England bowlers did brilliantly to control the damage and get back their mojo just in time to eventually seal the series 2-1.
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newscricket10 months ago

We haven't seen pitches like that here before, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has revealed that he was surprised by the slow nature of the pitch stating that the Indian players have not encountered such a pitch in England before. He stated that the Indian Test squad is pretty settled and the team is looking to take on the challenge of upcoming Test series.
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newscricket10 months ago

MS Dhoni's struggle reminded me of my most infamous innings, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar stated that MS Dhoni’s slow innings of 37 runs off 59 balls reminded him of his own ‘infamous’ innings, in which he batted whole 60 overs, making just 36 not out as India lost by 202 runs. He also insisted that India should not panic and they have the strength to make a comeback.
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