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IND vs SA | Credit to Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli for backing Ajinkya Rahane, opines Dinesh Karthik

India cricketer Dinesh Karthik has credited head coach Rahul Dravid and captain Virat Kohli for backing Ajinkya Rahane, who has scored 40 not out against South Africa in Centurion before Stumps on Day 1. Karthik further added that he is pleased with Rahane's batting performance in the series opener.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs SA | South Africa’s batting lineup is pretty vulnerable, says Dinesh Karthik

Ahead of the India tour of South Africa, Dinesh Karthik is of the opinion that the batting lineup of the Proteas is pretty vulnerable, and the hosts are dependant on a few players to fire. He further added that the upcoming tour is the best chance for Team India to defeat the Proteas at their home.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs NZ | There is no harm if Ajinkya Rahane is dropped for a game, says Dinesh Karthik

Dinesh Karthik is of the opinion that benching Ajinkya Rahane for Mumbai Test will help ease some pressure off the middle-order batsman. He further lauded Shreyas Iyer for his brilliant knocks in the Kanpur Test, and stated that the current form of the right-hander will mount pressure on Rahane.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs NZ | Rahul Dravid might act as a catalyst for Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara , says DInesh Karthik

Dinesh Karthik has stated that India head coach Rahul Dravid might act as a catalyst for the test careers of Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara. The duo have been struggling with poor form as Rahane hasn’t scored a century since December 2020 while Pujara hasn’t scored a ton since 2019.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs NZ | Yuzvendra Chahal is India's top leg-spinner, opines Dinesh Karthik

After India whitewashed New Zealand in the three-match T20I series, Dinesh Karthik has stated that Yuzvendra Chahal is the top leg-spinner in India. The wicket-keeper batsman further added that Chahal is a good chess player, and that has definitely benefited him to think ahead of the batsmen.
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newscricket3 months ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | If Chris Gayle was a selector, he wouldn't have picked himself, feels Dinesh Karthik

Dinesh Karthik has stated that Chris Gayle is having a poor run in international cricket, and if the West Indian was a selector, he would not have picked himself. Karthik however added that, the "Universe Boss" is one of the greatest T20 batsman, and it won't be an easy task to replace him.
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newscricket3 months ago

IND vs NZ | Amazing how people are writing off India, says Dinesh Karthik ahead of high-pressure clash

Ahead of India's all-important clash against New Zealand, Dinesh Karthik has said that he was perplexed to see people not counting the Virat Kohli-led team in the race to the semi-finals of the ongoing T20 World Cup 2021. Karthik further said that India will be unstoppable once they get going.
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newscricket3 months ago

IND vs PAK | Huge monkey off the back, there was pressure of not losing to them in World Cup, feels Dinesh Karthik

Dinesh Karthik has said that India losing to Pakistan in their T20 World Cup 2021 opener will reduce the pressure on Men in Blue. Notably, India had not lost a single World Cup match (including T20 World Cup) against the arch-rivals before going down in Dubai by 10 wickets on Sunday, October 24.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 | We weren't able to get the impact through middle-order players, admits KKR head coach Brendon McCullum

Kolkata Knight Riders head coach Brendon McCullum rued the middle-order's collective failure in the final against Chennai Super Kings on Friday, in which they suffered a 27-run defeat. However, he was proud of his team producing a dramatic turnaround in the second phase of the tournament.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 Final | Extremely proud of the fight we have shown, says Eoin Morgan as KKR go down to CSK by 27 runs

After losing the IPL 2021 final against Chennai Super Kings by 27 runs, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan has praised his team for showing character by winning seven out of their 10 matches in the UAE leg. Morgan also praised KKR co-owner Shah Rukh Khan and CEO Venky Mysore for the support.
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