newscricket4 days ago

Glenn Maxwell decides to skip IPL in pursuit of Test team slot

Glenn Maxwell has decided to let go off the lucrative offer to play in the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League to play more county cricket and get picked for the Australian Test team. The hard-hitting Australian all-rounder had last played a Test match for Australia in September 2017.
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featurecricket18 days ago

Australia digs its own grave as India finally ready to claim Down Under prize

There was a thing about Australian Cricket that it used to pick itself up from all the sordid mess and keep on doing the one job that they do efficiently - winning. It was the culture which signified Australian character amid all the bullish, "Holier than thou" attitude that engulfed their psyche.
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newscricket20 days ago

Kuldeep Yadav, Shikhar Dhawan highest gainers in latest ICC T20 rankings

Kuldeep Yadav has achieved a career-best ranking of No. 3 in the bowler's list after he managed to pick four wickets during in the recently concluded three-match series. Shikhar Dhawan also rose five places to reach a personal best of No. 11 in the batting rankings scoring 76 and 41 in two games.
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newscricket24 days ago

India vs Australia | Shikhar Dhawan rues missed chances in opening day loss

Despite a brilliant 76 off 42 balls, Shikhar Dhawan was unable to guide his side to a victory in the opening T20I match against Australia which the visitors lost by a narrow margin of four runs. The fall of Dinesh Karthik and Rishabh Pant late in the innings were to blame for the defeat.
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featurecricket25 days ago

India vs Australia | Takeaways : Kuldeep’s thinking ability and Bumrah playing straight to Maxwell’s head

Australia have broken their losing run in T20Is as Brisbane’s big boundaries resulted in the Indians failing to clear them, more often than not. Notwithstanding the result, the game was an exhibition of India’s batting riches and also, Glenn Maxwell’s mental block against Indian bowlers.
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newscricket25 days ago

9 Things you missed | From Virat Kohli's humble gesture to Alex Carey's cheap tactics

What a wonderful day in Brisbane and I am glad to be reporting from here...naah, just kidding. But I did manage to find things that you might've missed during the match. Yeah, your eyes are not trained to pick these up. Hence here's my gift. Maybe one day you might be able to spot things like me.
Srijith Gopal
newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Kagiso Rabada's horrible delivery ends up in the hands of the point fielder

While giving your best for everything is certainly an idea every team encourages their players to follow, sometimes trying extra hard could lead to hilarious outcomes. South Africa’s Kagiso Rabada experienced it first hand as his attempted delivery slipped prematurely going to the point fielder.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Glenn Maxwell left shocked after Alex Carey misses a simple stumping

MS Dhoni has set a standard for the wicketkeepers in modern cricket with some unbelievable glovework behind the stumps. It appears Australia have not kept up with the trends as Alex Carey failed to collect the ball, that went through his legs, and inflict a fairly simple stumping of Faf du Plessis.
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newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Controversy ensued as third umpire rules D'Arcy Short run out without conclusive evidence

It seemed everything is going in favour of Pakistan in T20 cricket as the team is hardly missing out a chance to make headlines for all the good reasons. However, yesterday D'Arcy Short's dismissal by Imad Wasim created a lot of furore as the replays seemed to suggest that it was a not-out.
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newscricket5 months ago

Report : Maxwell concealed his inebriated stunt during IPL 2017

Australian Cricketer Glenn Maxwell has recently been in the news for not reporting the Anti-corruption unit (ACU) about his inebriated stunt during the Indian Premier League last year (2017). But, the Australian has defended himself by stating that he has always reported about such untoward things.
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