newscricket18 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I expect big things from Nicholas Pooran, states Jason Holder

Jason Holder has expressed his pleasure with the way Nicholas Pooran has been performing as he vowed to take him under his wings for development to fulfil his potential after the youngster scored a century against Sri Lanka. He also remarked on their hard-fought loss against the Asian team.
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newscricket18 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | We have just got to be better, states Jason Holder

A disappointed Jason Holder exclaimed that his team has failed to match expectations and seize the crucial moments as he called for his side to improve after they fell to another defeat against Sri Lanka. He went on to acknowledge the stand out performers as the team gears up for its final game
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newscricket18 days ago

9 Things you missed | From Jason Holder cutting his nails on the sidelines to Rihanna crying over Brathwaite's dismissal

Windies - so close, yet so far. You must have been very busy watching all the mainstream things that happened today. But meanwhile, we were keeping an eye on incidents that most of you might have missed. So here are the 9 incidents from today's match that you might have totally missed.
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newscricket18 days ago

Twitter reacts as Fabian Allen takes a blinder to dismiss Kusal Mendis

A century by young Avishka Fernando helped Sri Lanka post over 300 on the board. Windies were terrible with their fielding but Fabian Allen's stunner to dismiss Kusal Mendis was one of the best moments from first innings of the match. Fans on Twitter went berserk and reacted on the same.
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newscricket19 days ago

VIDEO | Shannon Gabriel escapes freak injury with bails narrowly missing his eyes

Mark Boucher’s career ended prematurely due to a bail hitting his eyes and it was no less than a heart-break for his fans and the fraternity. West Indies speedster escaped a similar tragedy during the game against Sri Lanka when a direct hit clonked the bails into his face and just missed the eye.
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newscricket22 days ago

VIDEO | Virat Kohli, Yuzvendra Chahal entangle Jason Holder in a perfect trap

In cricket, small things can make massive differences and have a huge impact on the outcome. It is often said that teams with better strategies often have the upper-hand and one such instance was witnessed in the India vs West Indies game, where Kohli and Chahal laid a perfect trap for Holder.
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newscricket22 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | I don’t think we’ve seized crucial moments, says Jason Holder

A downcast Jason Holder admitted that his team were let down by missed chances in the field and an inconsistent batting performance throughout their World Cup campaign. After a heavy defeat to India on Thursday, the Windies became the third team to be knocked out of the 2019 World Cup.
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featurecricket22 days ago

IND vs WI | Takeaways - Jason Holder’s amazing spell of lethality and MS Dhoni’s “weird” innings

On the back of yet another stunning display by the bowling unit, India got the better of West Indies by 125 runs and closed themselves to a semifinal spot. While Jason Holder bowled a spell of grit and class, MS Dhoni’s innings was not a classic Dhoni by any means and left a lot to be desired for.
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newscricket24 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Bright and sunny conditions expected for India - West Indies clash

The weather forecast for Thursday’s much-awaited clash between India and West Indies at Old Trafford looks to be promising as bright and sunny overhead conditions are expected. Windies need to win all their remaining matches to stand a chance to qualify, while India need to win 2 of their 4 matches
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featurecricketa month ago

One-dimensional approach - West Indies’ biggest let down

One of the most defining images of this World Cup so far was the celebration of a young Sheldon Cottrell after dismissing Glenn Maxwell with his express pace and the ability to bounce out. Or was that, a stoic Shai Hope going down on his knees to play a lovely cover drive off Nathan Coulter-Nile.
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