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newscricket6 days ago

Virat Kohli’s 183 against Pakistan in Asia Cup was one of his best, states Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir, heaping praise on Virat Kohli, has admitted that the right-hander’s 183 against arch-rivals Pakistan in the 2012 edition of the Asia Cup was one of his greatest innings. His reasoning behind it was that Kohli had to do it all against a tough and experienced Pakistani bowling attack.
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newscricket10 days ago

Virat Kohli and bowlers key to India’s chances of retaining Border-Gavaskar trophy, opines Gautam Gambhir

Whilst admitting it is going to be a different challenge for India, Gautam Gambhir has opined that Virat Kohli and bowlers would be key to India’s chances of winning against Australia. Gambhir also added that it’s going to be the pace attack that will deliver yet another series win for India.
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newscricket13 days ago

Ben Stokes is in his own league across all formats in world cricket, opines Gautam Gambhir

After his sensational all-round efforts in Manchester, Gautam Gambhir is of the opinion that there is no cricketer in the world who is even close to Ben Stokes. Calling him an ‘impact player,’ Gambhir admitted that it is every captain's dream to have such a utility player in the setup.
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newscricket13 days ago

MS Dhoni should play for India if we can still win games, believes Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has asserted that MS Dhoni should continue representing the country at the international level if the latter can still win games playing down the order. Gambhir also called the upcoming season of the IPL ‘the biggest’ one in the history of the cash-rich tournament.
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newscricket14 days ago

IPL 2020 bigger than other editions because it is for the nation, states Gautam Gambhir

Ahead of the 2020 edition of the IPL in UAE, Gautam Gambhir has stated that this edition of the tournament is bigger than the others because it is for the nation, after the COVID-19 break. He also admitted that the UAE is a great venue to play cricket, with IPL going to change Indian people’s mood.
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newscricket20 days ago

Always liked Gambhir the batsman but not the human, states Shahid Afridi

Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi, who has indulged in on and off-field spats with Gautam Gambhir, has claimed that he was always a fan of Gambhir the batsman and only disliked Gambhir the human. Earlier, team India’s former physio Paddy Upton, too, had been critical of Gambhir’s attitude.
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newscricketa month ago

MS Dhoni didn’t leave too many world-beaters behind for Kohli, states Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir is of the opinion that unlike Ganguly, MS Dhoni did not leave too many world-class players for his successor when he decided to step away from captaincy. Gambhir feels that Ganguly made life easier for Dhoni by moulding the likes of Yuvraj, Zaheer and Sehwag when he was skipper.
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newscricketa month ago

Dhoni was a lucky captain, won many trophies because he had best team, claims Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir, who played under MS Dhoni’s captaincy in both 2007 WT20 and 2011 World Cup, has claimed that the veteran wicket-keeper was a ‘lucky’ captain because he had the best teams at his disposal. Gambhir noted that unlike Ganguly, Dhoni didn’t need to work hard to win trophies.
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newscricketa month ago

Best IPL teams are those who have left teams to their players, admits Sourav Ganguly

Citing the example of CSK under MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai Indians, Sourav Ganguly has admitted that the best of IPL teams have left the teams to their players to function. Added to that, Ganguly also reflected on how the four-captain experiment ruined KKR’s first season.
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newscricketa month ago

Would pick Dhoni over Gambhir as best captain but both are good, reckons Piyush Chawla

Having played under both, the captaincy of MS Dhoni and Gautam Gambhir, Piyush Chawla has reckoned that he would pick Dhoni over Gambhir as the best captain before complimenting both the skippers. He contrasted their playing style, admitting that both of them leave it to up to the bowlers.
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