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IPL 2021 | KKR backs its players and that's the difference between them and RCB, asserts Gautam Gambhir

Former KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir feels the way Kolkata back their players increases confidence and that's the difference between them and RCB. The Virat Kohli-led side had released 10 players despite making it to the playoffs for the first time since 2016 last season, which surprised one and all.
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newscricket2 days ago

Kuldeep Yadav should have told KKR to release him if they don't play him enough, feels Gautam Gambhir 

Former KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir feels that Kuldeep Yadav should have left the Kolkata-franchise to play for another side if he ain't getting chances in the team's XI. He also added that now that he has been retained, he should play in the side or else, it can be harmful for his career.
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newscricket4 days ago

IPL 2021 | Too early to make Sanju Samson the captain of RR, might backfire, warns Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir isn't too impressed with Rajasthan Royals' decision to appoint Sanju Samson as their skipper as he feels it's too early and might backfire. The former KKR skipper also added that English wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler would have been a better option to lead the franchise.
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newscricket11 days ago

Look after Jasprit Bumrah well, he will lead the bowling attack for a long time, advises Gautam Gambhir 

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir has asked the India think-tank to take proper care of Jasprit Bumrah as he reckons that he will lead the Indian attack for a long time. He also added that Bumrah will be even more threatening on the low and slow Indian wickets where the ball reverses as well.
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newscricket13 days ago

Gautam Gambhir bats for stricter rules in regards to racial abuse in South Africa and Australia

Following the series of incidents that prevailed at the SCG, Gautam Gambhir has stated that there should be stricter rules to eliminate racial abuses in South Africa and Australia. He also credited Rishabh Pant’s attacking approach as the only thing that kept India in the game on Day 5.
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newscricket14 days ago

IND vs AUS | Gautam Gambhir slams racial abuse directed at Indians in Sydney, calls for strict law and punishment

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir has strongly stated that there needs to be stronger laws and also punishment in place for dealing with racial abuse in cricket. He also termed such discrimination unacceptable and batted for a permanent solution for the burning issue after the SCG gate.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Indian management unfair in picking and choosing wicketkeepers, fumes Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has raged over the Indian management’s decision to keep juggling between Wriddhiman Saha and Rishabh Pant for a place in the playing XI in the Test format. Alongside that, he also stated that if a wicketkeeper is good, the management should back him irrespective of the conditions.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Ajinkya Rahane should bat at No.4; should also push for 5 bowlers, opines Gautam Gambhir

Ahead of the second Test, Gautam Gambhir has opined that Ajinkya Rahane should promote himself at No.4, after Virat Kohli leaves, ahead of both Shubhman Gill and KL Rahul. Alongside that, Gambhir also pressed on the fact that Rahane should pick Ravindra Jadeja as the fifth bowling option.
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newscricket2 months 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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newscricket2 months 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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