newscricketa month ago

Ravichandran Ashwin to feature in county cricket this season

India's premier spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is all set to play County Cricket in England and is most likely to be signed by Worcestershire for the season. The 30-year old may start his County career as early as August 28th when Worcestershire will take on Gloucestershire in the league.
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newscricket2 months ago

Anil Kumble gets around 1 crore as BCCI pays off dues

Former Indian cricket coach Anil Kumble received a sum of Rs. 1 crore as BCCI paid off his dues bringing a closure to his controversial episode with the side. The board also announced payments for Ishant Sharma, India’s Women team and a one-time payment for former cricketers.
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newscricket2 months ago

Smith's "well-bowled" taunts forced Ishant Sharma to produce "that" expression

Ishant Sharma has revealed that it was Steve Smith's recurring jibes about his bowling that resulted in him producing "that" expression in the Bengaluru Test earlier this year. Sharma also went on to credit MS Dhoni for his advice which resulted in the pacer's brilliant seven-wicket haul at Lord's.
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featurecricket4 months ago

Records and numbers from the 2017 Indian Premier League

The 10th edition of the Indian Premier League has come to an end, with Mumbai Indians winning the third title to put them at the top of the IPL hierarchy. This season of the league has provided some memorable moments and has also seen records tumble. Here are some that you might want to know.
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newscricket4 months ago

Twitter reacts to KXI’s batting debacle and just the presence of 'Lord' Ishant Sharma on the field

KXIP put an end to the much-anticipated tie in the first innings itself as a disastrous performance from their batsman saw them being bowled out for a mere 73. After which, it was a cakewalk for the RPS batsmen who embraced the opportunity with open arms and won the match without breaking a sweat.
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newscricket4 months ago

Twitter reacts to Ishant Sharma's inclusion and performance against Mumbai

Even though Mumbai almost pulled off the highest ever run chase in IPL history, the Twitteratti were more interested in making fun of Lord Ishant Sharma for simply playing the game. Twitter also had their share of fun after seeing the team-sheet that included five different Sharma's for the game.
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newscricket4 months ago

WATCH | Punjab's smiles turn to frowns as Ishant takes a tumble before missing easy run out

The IPL is a tournament where fortunes change on a ball to ball basis. This was on full display in the match between Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab when the visitor's grins from Ishant Sharma falling after a delivery were wiped off when the pacer missed an easy run out opportunity. 
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newscricket5 months ago

WATCH | Aravind tries to "kick-out" Dhoni but concedes a run

The IPL has provided fans with some hilarious moments so far with players outdoing each other's errors. After Ishant Sharma showed off his "brilliant" footwork yesterday, it was Sreenath Aravind's turn to attempt a run out with his feet and he went a step further conceding an unwanted run.
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newscricket5 months ago

Twitter picks on Sir Ishant Sharma as KXIP concede 200 runs for the 10th time in IPL

The top 3 batsmen in SRH all scored half-centuries as they put up a stiff target of 207 in the first match held at Mohali this season. Losing 3 early wickets did not help Punjab, and the target simply went out of reach, despite brief resistance from Morgan, and Marsh's brilliant 84-run knock.
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newscricket5 months ago

WATCH | Manan Vohra shows off incredible ability to save a six against SRH

Manan Vohra was at deep square leg when Kane Williamson smashed Ishant Sharma and the ball looked destined to cross the ropes. The Punjab fans would have been well within their rights to groan, but Vohra timed his jump to perfection, caught the ball in mid-air and threw it back into play.
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