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newscricket13 days ago

2021 summer was my favourite contest with Virat Kohli, states James Anderson

James Anderson has stated that the 2021 summer was his favourite contest with Indian captain Virat Kohli. The England pacer, who scalped 15 wickets during India's tour of England earlier this year, is now hopeful of carrying his good form to the Ashes series which begins on December 8.
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newscricket16 days ago

Ashes 2021-22 | No Ben Stokes, Sam Curran in England's 17-member Ashes squad

England head coach Chris Silverwood on Sunday announced a 17-player squad for the Ashes series in Australia, beginning December 8. Ben Stokes, who has taken an indefinite break from cricket, was not available for selection, while Sam Curran too, failed to make the cut due to stress fracture injury.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs ENG | Jasprit Bumrah’s impressive spell won the game for India, opines David Gower

Former England cricketer David Gower has stated that Jasprit Bumrah’s brilliant spell in the fourth Test at the Oval won the game for India. He further added that hosts could have batted for a draw in the match, but Bumrah with his fierce deliveries added the pressure to troubled the batsman.
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newscricketa month ago

Right now I don't see why I can't play another summer, states James Anderson

James Anderson has recently revealed that he wants to play at least one more summer and has no intention of retiring from international cricket any time soon. The 39-year-old, who has played 166 Test matches, further stated that the way he has looked after himself, he has a body of a 35-year-old.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs ENG | India denied James Anderson 'a final hurrah' at Old Trafford, says David Lloyd

David Lloyd has said that India might just have denied James Anderson a chance to play one final Test match at his home ground Old Trafford in Manchester. Notably, the fifth and the final Test between India and England was cancelled hours before its start on Friday, September 10.
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newscricket2 months ago

ENG VS IND | Wanted to show Virat Kohli what it meant for us to dismiss him, says James Anderson

England pace bowler James Anderson has stated that he along with his teammates wanted to show Kohli how much his dismissal meant to them. Anderson also pointed out the fact that Kohli was always stoked after a dismissal and that he wanted to give the India skipper a taste of his own medicine.
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newscricket2 months ago

Joe Root reclaims No.1 spot in Test rankings after six years, Rohit overtakes Kohli

Joe Root, after a series of consistent performances in the year, has climbed to the top-position in the ICC Test Batting rankings, overtaking Kane Williamson. Meanwhile, Virat Kohli has slipped a position to sixth, with Rohit Sharma displacing him to break into the top-five.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs ENG | Have got a feeling that James Anderson will retire after 5th Test, predicts Steve Harmison

Former England pacer Steve Harmison has predicted that James Anderson might retire from international cricket after the fifth and final Test against India at the Old Trafford. Notably, Old Trafford is also the home ground of Anderson, the fast bowler with most wickets in Test cricket.
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newscricket2 months ago

ENG vs IND | Absolute honour to learn from Anderson, says Ollie Robinson

Ollie Robinson, who bagged his second Test five-for to power England to a series-levelling win at Headingley, revelled in the joy of pairing with James Anderson. Robinson dented India’s progress early on Saturday, getting the crucial wickets of Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli in quick succession.
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newscricket2 months ago

ENG vs IND | We know we're capable of performances like this, states Joe Root 

After England dominated India in the third Test in Leeds to draw 1-1 level in the series, Joe Root stated that he very well knows that his team is capable of performances like this. He also lauded England's veteran pacer James Anderson and said he keeps churning out such remarkable displays.
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