newscricket14 days ago

Ireland to tour West Indies for limited-over matches in 2020

The Ireland Cricket team will tour West Indies for three ODIs and three T20s early in 2020 in a bid to further cement their reputation as a growing threat in international cricket. Ireland are currently ranked 11th in the Men's ICC ODI rankings, two spots below the Windies who currently stand ninth.
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newscricketa month ago

WI vs IND | No quick fix possible, there's a lot be done, says Jason Holder

West Indies skipper Jason Holder has asserted that there will be no quick fixes and that it'll be a long process to address the issues that the Windies are facing. Holder also expressed his disappointment over the dismal showing of his batsmen, while also lauding the pacers for their efforts.
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featurecricketa month ago

Jason Holder - Holding Windies together with unconventional grace and all embracing talent

About seven months ago, a thrilled Jason Holder hopped and hugged Shane Dowrich after securing his maiden double-hundred in the longest format. Playing against England in Barbados, he became the third player to score a double hundred as a No.8, hence, declaring himself as an ‘all-rounder'.
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featurecricketa month ago

WI vs IND | Jamaica Day 3 Talking Points: Virat Kohli ignoring Hurricane Dorian and Windies players’ cavalier attitude

While India had a solid chance of finishing things off on Day 4 of the second Test in Jamaica, they delayed the inevitable by batting again, despite having a 299-run lead in the first innings. While the decision was questionable, Windies players’ negative attitude on the field made the game dull.
Bastab K Parida
newscricketa month ago

8 Things you missed | From Virat Kohli giving batting tips to Ishant Sharma to Virat Kohli mimicking Jasprit Bumrah

We can confirm that you have missed the most exciting and entertaining moments from the 2nd day of Test. But don't worry, we don't want you to miss anything and so we have covered the entire match and compiled a list of 8 incidents from the game that will complete your dose of entertainment.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Darren Ganga predicts Jason Holder’s 100th Test wicket to perfection on air

While commentator’s jinx is often an overused term, Darren Ganga can take a pie of credit for Jason Holder’s 100th wicket as his prediction came true almost instantly. With Ganga educating Sunil Gavaskar about Holder’s possible achievement, Holder dismissed Hanuma Vihari to complete the formalities.
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featurecricketa month ago

WI vs IND | Jamaica Day 1 Talking Points : Cornwall’s deceptive turn and Jason Holder’s faulty tactics

Jason Holder’s plans of employing spinners for a good amount of time today would be a serious topic of discussion as it didn’t really help the cause as India romped home to 264/5 at stumps. However, Rahkeem Cornwall’s deceptive flight and turn had to be the best revelation of the day.
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newscricketa month ago

7 Things you missed | From Ajinkya Rahane's footballing skills to Virat Kohli recreating Sachin moment

We are back with Internet's favorite article! We know you have missed the most entertaining and thrilling moments from the first day of second Test because of the weird match timing. But don't worry, we have your back. We have compiled a list of 7 incidents which you would've missed today.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Jason Holder left embarrassed for reckless DRS call after getting carried away with his instinct

Normally, Jason Holder is a calm and composed character - a trait that has made him a statesman in the Windies line-up. However, he traded that for instant success and despite Rahkeem Cornwall asking him not to go for a review, he didn’t listen to it, only to be left embarrassed by the replay.
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newscricket2 months ago

WIN vs IND | West Indies predicted XI for final Test match of India’s tour

Having lost both the limited overs’ series as well as the opening Test by a huge margin, West Indies will be looking to retain some pride by drawing level in the Test series and opening their account in the World Test C’ships. They will most likely go ahead with a similar lineup bar a change or two.
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