user tracker image
newscricket12 days ago

Losing Test captaincy came as a shock, reveals Jason Holder

West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder, who two months ago was sacked as Test captain, revealed that the decision to oust him came as a ‘shock’, but insisted that he is not dwelling on it too much. Holder, however, admitted that not being a captain has its perks, as it allows him to focus on himself.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket12 days ago

WI vs SA | Would like to see some new initiative to spark the Black Lives Matter movement again, calls Jason Holder

Ahead of the series against South Africa, Jason Holder has called for a new initiative that would spark the Black Lives Matter movement once again. On the other hand, South Africa’s new skipper Dean Elgar admitted that the South African players would be part of the campaign in their own way.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket2 months ago

What we learnt from SRH’s disastrous showing - and should they be concerned from the defeat against KKR

When Sunrisers looked at the schedule, it was love at first sight, they were playing in Chennai and Delhi - with one of the best spinners in the tournament - Rashid Khan. Now combine that with Bhuvneshwar Kumar and T Natarajan, their bowling really shouldn’t have any worries, right?
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket2 months ago

The Extensive IPL 2021 Preview | Sunrisers Hyderabad edition: There will be spin ft. Rashid Khan and David Warner

Shahrukh Khan and Priety Zinta might well be the movie mafias of the IPL but if there's one team worth making a movie on (hit movie unlike something made on KKR/KXIP), it would be Sunrisers Hyderabad. They are a full Bollywood story. It starts off with underestimation. No one gives them a chance.
Harshit Anand
newscricket3 months ago

WI vs SL | Pretty docile wicket where we have to find ways to motivate ourselves, expresses Jason Holder

Jason Holder, following day two’s action, has expressed that it has been a pretty docile wicket in Antigua and added that the team has to find ways to motivate themselves throughout the game. While adding that the game is pretty evens-stevens, Holder wasn’t still sure about the umpire’s decision.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket3 months ago

Windies will have same attitude, determination and fight against Sri Lanka, promises Kraigg Brathwaite

After whitewashing Bangladesh, Kraig Brathwaite has promised that the Windies Test team will have the same attitude, determination and fight on offer against the Sri Lankan side. Whilst adding the team is on a great path in Tests, he added that Holder and Bravo would return to the side.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket3 months ago

Kraigg Brathwaite replaces Jason Holder as West Indies’ Test captain

Cricket West Indies, ahead of the two-Test series against Sri Lanka, have confirmed that Kraigg Brathwaite has replaced incumbent Jason Holder as the Windies’ Test skipper, effective immediately. Last month, Brathwaite, in the absence of Holder, led Windies to a famous series win over Bangladesh.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket4 months ago

WI vs SL | Getting the opportunity to score six sixes was fantastic, opines Kieron Pollard

Kieron Pollard, after scoring six sixes off Akila Dananjaya’s over, opined that it was fantastic to get the opportunity to score six sixes and join the elite league, especially in international cricket. He also credited Dwayne Bravo and Jason Holder for showing their experience during the run chase.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket5 months ago

IPL 2021 Retentions | Talking Points from SRH’s retentions and releases ft. curious case of Sid Kaul, Fabian Allen's sudden drop in stocks

With Tom Moody back at the helm of the affairs, there is a clear Moody touch to the way Sunrisers Hyderabad have approached their retention and releases this year. They have cut the unwanted wood from the roster, but will that help? We’ll soon know.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket5 months ago

IPL 2021 Retention | SRH retain big names; release Billy Stanlake and Fabian Allen

Sunrisers Hyderabad have announced the list of players they have released ahead of IPL 2021 and have confirmed that Australia’s Billy Stanlake will no longer be associated with the franchise. The club have also confirmed that they will be releasing Fabian Allen, who didn’t play last season.
SportsCafe Desk