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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2021 | Push AB de Villiers to 3 and Maxwell to 4, suggests Gautam Gambhir

IPL winning skipper Gautam Gambhir has suggested RCB to slot in AB de Villiers at 3 and Glenn Maxwell at the no.4 position. He also added that Maxwell hasn't been consistent over the years in the IPL, though he would hope from RCB's point of view that he finally delivers this season.
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newscricket4 months ago

No one talks about Yuvraj Singh and we keep talking about one six, rues Gautam Gambhir 

Former Indian opening batsman Gautam Gambhir has stated that it's unfortunate that people talk only about a six and not about Yuvraj Singh or other star performers from the 2011 World Cup win. Gambhir also termed Yuvraj as the biggest unsung hero from both of India's World Cup wins.
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newscricket4 months ago

Came to know 48 hours before the World Cup final that I was not playing, recalls Ashish Nehra

Ashish Nehra, who played an integral part in the 2011 World Cup semi-final, recalled that he came to know 48 hours before the final that he wouldn’t be part of the playing XI. Nehra also recollected how the team stuck by the plan and also credited Raina and Sehwag for the semi-final win.
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newscricket4 months ago

Gambhir lacked maturity as Delhi captain but improved leaps and bounds in KKR, claims Rajat Bhatia

Former KKR all-rounder Rajat Bhatia insisted that Gautam Gambhir was not the greatest of captains in 2010, when he led Delhi Daredevils, but asserted that he enjoyed playing under the latter in KKR. Bhatia played an integral role in KKR winning their first-ever IPL title in the 2012 season.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs ENG | No point batting Hardik Pandya at No.7; India are one bowler short, states Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has stated that there is no point in India batting all-rounder Hardik Pandya at No.7, instead, he added that India should play another bowling all-rounder, which solves the issue. Gambhir also showed his support for opener KL Rahul, adding that dropping him isn’t a solution.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs ENG | Suryakumar Yadav should replace Dhawan; Kohli should open with Rahul, says Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has batted for the inclusion of Suryakumar Yadav and feels that team India would be better off replacing Shikhar Dhawan with the MI star, and promoting Kohli to open the batting. Gambhir also hoped for India to pick Navdeep Saini over Sundar to address the side’s one-dimensionality.
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newscricket5 months ago

Don't agree with Yuvraj Singh's opinion, wickets have been the same for everyone, asserts Gautam Gambhir 

Gautam Gambhir has disagreed with Yuvraj Singh's opinion that the likes of Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh would have taken more wickets had they played on surfaces like the Ahmedabad one. He stated that the wickets that have been the same for everyone but admitted that DRS plays a huge role.
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newscricket5 months ago

Ashwin not being part of white-ball cricket is unfortunate given he's close to 400 Test wickets, opines Gautam Gambhir 

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir has asserted that it's unfortunate that Ravichandran Ashwin isn't part of India's limited-overs scheme of things despite being close to 400 Test wickets. Ashish Nehra was also full of praise for Ashwin as he reckoned that he's a great student of the game.
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newscricket5 months ago

IND vs ENG | Both the teams will start the D/N Test on equal terms, insists Gautam Gambhir 

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir is of the opinion that the third Test between India and England will see both the teams starting on equal terms since the venue of the game is new and unknown. He also added that given the fast bowling of both the team, it will be an interesting game to see.
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newscricket5 months ago

IPL 2021 | Was absolutely shocked when Umesh went for just one crore, admits Gautam Gambhir

After the IPL auction, Gautam Gambhir has admitted that it was absolutely shocking to witness Umesh Yadav just go for one crore in an auction pool that didn’t have many capped Indian pacers. Ashish Nehra, who was alongside Gambhir, expressed his shock with Umesh’s price tag amidst the foreign picks.
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