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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Jasprit Bumrah is a bigger asset with the ball; why risk him as nightwatchman, questions Pragyan Ojha

Pragyan Ojha has questioned team management’s tactic of sending Jasprit Bumrah as the nightwatchman, stating that Bumrah is a bigger asset with the ball. On the other hand, Deep Dasgupta stated that it was a perfect decision to send Bumrah with the only other option being Ashwin.
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newscricketa month ago

After Gambhir and Deep Dasgupta, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly bats for switch-hit

Former Indian skipper and incumbent BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has come out in support of the switch-hit after much debate on the shot. Former Aussie skipper Ian Chappell had stirred up the debate around the fairness of the shot and had called against allowing the shot in internationals. 
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newscricketa month ago

Gautam Gambhir and Deep Dasgupta bat for switch-hit; also want bowlers to be allowed to 'change arms' mid-way

Former Indian cricketers-turned-experts Gautam Gambhir and Deep Dasgupta batted for the switch-hit but also demanded that bowlers should be allowed to change hands mid-way like a batter. It was Ian Chappell who had sparked the debate after Glenn Maxwell played few switch-hits against India. 
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Delhi batsmen need to stop piggybacking on Dhawan and start performing, states Ajit Agarkar

Ajit Agarkar feels that it’s high time that Delhi Capitals batsmen not named Shikhar Dhawan start contributing to the team, after the southpaw single-handedly carried the team in each of their last two games. Agarkar also believes that Delhi need to play their best XI and seal a Top two spot.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Nortje’s skills and control along with his pace makes him threatening, opines Ian Bishop

After Nortje’s impressive display, where he picked up 2/33, Ian Bishop has opined that his skills and control alongside his startling pace makes him a threatening bowler. On the other hand, he also stated that Shikhar Dhawan should be playing with a lot more freedom and not think too much.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Ben Stokes doesn’t look quite fit as RR’s opener, opines Ajit Agarkar

After Royals’ victory against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Ajit Agarkar has opined that Ben Stokes doesn’t quite look fit as an opener in the RR unit, with him suggesting Samson-Buttler-Smith as their top-three. Deep Dasgupta also stated that Pant’s injury has changed Delhi’s batting approach.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Bairstow and Warner’s wickets set the tone for CSK win, opines Deep Dasgupta

Deep Dasgupta has opined that the top-heavy team Sunrisers Hyderabad lost their way after losing their openers David Warner and Jonny Bairstow, which set the tone of the match against CSK. Ian Bishop reckoned that Bairstow couldn’t pick the pace of the wicket and SRH need to work on themselves.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Would personally want DC to stick with Ashwin over Axar, opines Tom Moody

Ahead of Delhi Capitals’ clash against RCB, Tom Moody has opined that he would personally want Delhi to stick with Ravichandran Ashwin over Axar Patel. On the other hand, Moody also expressed that the franchise should continue to pick Harshal Patel in the playing XI over Ishant Sharma.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2020 | Mumbai should bat Kieron Pollard ahead of Hardik Pandya, opines Deep Dasgupta

Deep Dasgupta has called for Mumbai Indians to promote Kieron Pollard ahead of Hardik Pandya in the batting order, citing that the Trinidadian is a far more complete batsman now. In three games thus far in IPL 2020, Pollard, who has batted at No.6, has only faced a total of 45 deliveries.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2020 | Glad to see more competition for the wicket-keeper slot for India, opines Deep Dasgupta 

After the phenomenal innings of Ishan Kishan against RCB, former Indian cricketer Deep Dasgupta has opined that he is happy to see more competition for the wicket-keeper slot in the Indian team. He added that Kishan showed a lot of maturity in helping Mumbai recover from a slump start of 16 for 2.
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