newscricket3 days ago

Captaincy in Australia is unlike in other countries, Pakistan lacked in this department, criticizes Ian Chappell

Former Australia captain Ian Chappell has come hard at criticizing the inadequacy of Pakistan’s captaincy strategy in the recently concluded series down under. The hosts steamrolled over a clueless Pakistan, handing them an innings defeat across both games of the two-match Test series.
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newscricket8 days ago

I’m only trying to help Tim Paine, not undermine him, reflects Steve Smith

Steve Smith has fired back at Ian Chappell’s comments accusing him of ‘white-anting’ Tim Paine by saying that he is only attempting to help the Aussie skipper. Chappell had accused Smith of attempting to undermine Paine by making field changes on his own during the recently-concluded Day-Night Test.
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newscricket10 days ago

AUS vs PAK | Hate to see Steve Smith moving fielders around, reveals Ian Chappell

Former Aussie international Ian Chappell has voiced his disappointment over Steven Smith ordering troops in Adelaide during the D/N Test match against Pakistan. Chappell termed his actions as “white-anting” skipper Tim Paine as he expressed how much he condemns such activities on the field.
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newscricket15 days ago

AUS vs PAK | Sending Babar Azam at five is ridiculous, opines Ian Chappell

Ian Chappell voiced his disappointment over the batting position of Babar Azam saying that it's ridiculous to see him come in at No 5 as a batsman like him shouldn't bat below No 4. Chappell also pointed out that the result could have been different had Babar come in at No.3 in the first innings.
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newscricketa month ago

Mental health issues among cricketers has reached epidemic proportions, opines Ian Chappell

Former Australia international Ian Chappell has voiced his concern about the mental health issues troubling Aussie cricketers as it has reached an alarming state. Glenn Maxwell, Nic Maddinson and Will Pucovski stepping down for the same is what brought the issue to the limelight.
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newscricketa month ago

Virat Kohli a headache for modern-day coaches, feels Ian Chappell

Former cricketer Ian Chappell reckons India skipper Virat Kohli is adequate enough with his batting technique to be a headache for modern-day coaches with traditional approaches. Chappell further added that Kohli is a great role model for youngsters who wants to build their game.
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newscricketa month ago

Indian fast bowlers can compete in any condition, feels Ian Chappell

Former Australian Captain Ian Chappell feels that the current Indian pace battery is capable of troubing any batting line-up in any condition around the world. India recently whitewashed South Africa 3-0 at home but surprisingly, it was the Indian pacers who inflicted damage on the Proteas.
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newscricket2 months ago

Making Rohit Sharma open in Test cricket makes lot of sense, feels Ian Chappell

Former Australian Captain Ian Chappell praised the Indian team management for backing Rohit Sharma to open in Test cricket. He believes Rohit Sharma always had the potential to become a good red-ball cricketer and said that it gave him immense satisfaction to see Rohit succeed in Tests.
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newscricket2 months ago

Drastic changes in climate will add to health dangers for players, opines Ian Chappell

Former Australian cricket Ian Chappell believes that the drastic increase in temperatures will add to the health dangers for players, especially in the form of heat strokes and skin cancers. As a result, Chappell proposes that day-night matches should be considered as the future for Test cricket.
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newscricket3 months ago

Ashes 2019 | It’s about time umpires intervened and put an end to constant sledging, says Ian Chappell

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell has expressed his frustration at the constant sledging tactics used by the Aussies throughout the course of the five-match Ashes series. Chappell has singled out Matthew Wade, whose vocal antics have gone up to the level of sledging the on-field umpires.
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