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newscricket16 days ago

IND vs SA | Absolutely fit for series decider in Cape Town, says Virat Kohli on his fitness

India Test captain Virat Kohli addressed the press ahead of the third Test match against South Africa in Cape Town, and asserted that he is fit for the series decider. Speaking on Siraj's injury, Kohli stated that the Indian speedster will not feature in the Cape Town Test due to a hamstring injury.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs SA | Mohammed Siraj will bring energy to Indian bowling attack in South Africa, says Aakash Chopra

Former Indian cricketer, Aakash Chopra, has stated that Mohammed Siraj will bring energy to the Indian bowling attack in South Africa, and he gives 120% on every delivery. Chopra further opined that Siraj will be the perfect choice to partner Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami in the bowling attack.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs SA | Reports: Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Shubhman Gill and Ishant Sharma doubtful for South Africa series

According to a report by the Indian Express, four players, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Shubhman Gill and Ishant Sharma, are doubtful for the South Africa series as they are not completely fit. India will be touring South Africa for three Tests and three ODIs from December 26.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs NZ | Ravindra Jadeja is a three-dimensional player, India will miss his services in Mumbai, says Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra labelled Ravindra Jadeja as a three-dimensional player, adding that India will miss his services in the ongoing second Test against New Zealand in Mumbai. Chopra felt that Jayant Yadav, who replaced Jadeja, will be a good bowling option against the left-handers in New Zealand line-up.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs NZ | Rahane, Jadeja, Ishant, Williamson ruled out of Mumbai Test with injuries, Latham to lead New Zealand

Ajinkya Rahane, Ishant Sharma, and Ravindra Jadeja have been ruled out of the second India-New Zealand Test in Mumbai with injuries, so too has the Blackcaps skipper Kane Williamson, who has been nursing a long-standing elbow injury. Tom Latham will lead the visitors in the series-deciding fixture.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs NZ | It is time for India to drop Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara from playing XI, says Steve Harmison

Former England pacer, Steve Harmison has stated that it is time for India to drop Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara from the playing XI. Harmison further reckoned that Team India should include Suryakumar Yadav and Mohammed Siraj in the team combination for the second Test match in Mumbai.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs NZ | Ishant Sharma needs couple of Tests to get his rhythm back, says Paras Mhambrey

Ahead of the second Test match between India and New Zealand in Mumbai, bowling coach Paras Mhambrey has stated that Ishant Sharma needs a couple of matches to get his rhythm back in the longer format of the game. He further added that the lack of game time has affected the performance of the pacer.
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newscricket4 months ago

It’s a joy to be led by an inspirational leader like Virat Kohli, says Mohammed Siraj

Mohammed Siraj, who was an integral part in India’s historic triumphs in Australia and England recently, revelled in the joy of playing under an 'inspirational' Virat Kohli. The 27-year-old admitted that he wished to be a part of the T20 World Cup squad, but added that greater goals lie ahead.
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newscricket5 months ago

IND vs ENG | Umesh Yadav and Shardul Thakur find place in XI for 4th Test, Ashwin ignored again

Umesh Yadav and Shardul Thakur have been included in India's playing XI for the fourth Test at The Oval on Thursday. At toss, Virat Kohli revealed that Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami had niggles ahead of the match. Furthermore, Ravichandran Ashwin again failed to find a place in the eleven.
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newscricket5 months ago

ENG VS IND | Ravichandran Ashwin must play at The Oval, asserts Nasser Hussain

Nasser Hussain has asserted that Ravichandran Ashwin should have played the third Test at Headingley, which India lost by an innings margin, and added that the all-rounder should certainly play at The Oval. Ashwin, the second-ranked Test bowler, didn't feature in any of the first three Tests.
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