newscricket2 days ago

SA vs ENG | Twitter lauds Lungi Ngidi's perfect jaffa to halt Jason Roy's spirited comeback

For all the outcry about ODIs, there are few better sights than watching the white ball hoop around in the early overs while batsmen try to take advantage of the powerplay. Lungi Ngidi's unplayable seaming delivery knocked over last match's centurion Jason Roy in emphatic style on Sunday.
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newscricket3 days ago

SA vs ENG | Twitter and Kagiso Rabada left in disbelief after Wayne Parnell plucks stunner

Fielding can be toiling, especially under the tropical sun, but sincerity on the field holds the potential for glamour and more importantly, respect from the bowlers. Kagiso Rabada was ecstatic on Friday after Wayne Parnell took an improbable catch in the deep to give his team a shot at victory.
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newscricket4 days ago

SA vs ENG | Twitter lauds Jason Roy's fighting century to earn shot at survival in Buttler's England

For all of cricket's beauty, it can be equally brutal, especially for sportspersons who cannot afford any blips when competing at the highest level. Jason Roy, a key cog in England's World Cup winning squad, hit back at critics asking for him to be dropped with his 11th ODI century on Friday.
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newscricket4 months ago

Liam Livingstone and Ben Foakes earn ECB full contracts, Dawid Malan and Jason Roy demoted

England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) have announced their central contracts list for the 2022-23 cycle, upgrading Liam Livingstone and Ben Foakes to the top tier. Meanwhile, Dawid Malan and Jason Roy have been downgraded to the newly updated increment contracts for the current season.
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newscricket5 months ago

ICC World T20 2022 | Jason Roy left out, Mark Wood and Chris Woakes return to England squad

England has named a 15-member squad for the upcoming World T20 in Australia, with the notable inclusions being Chris Woakes and Mark Wood who have been missing in action for a long owing to injuries. Opener Jason Roy has boldly been left out of the contingent after struggling for runs of late.
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newscricket5 months ago

Reports | Jason Roy to be omitted from England squad for upcoming Pakistan tour and T20 World Cup

As per ESPNCricinfo, Jason Roy’s season-long form slump is likely to rule him out of the England squad for their next month’s tour of Pakistan as well as their T20 World Cup squad in Australia. Roy has been an integral part of England's white-ball success, especially during Eoin Morgan's captaincy.
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featurecricket5 months ago

Alex Hales making a strong case for inclusion in England's World Cup squad

Jason Roy’s recent string of low scores might be a cause of concern for England in the build-up to the T20 World Cup. On the other hand, Alex Hales has been making waves with his performance in T20 leagues around the world, making a strong case for his inclusion in the England team by replacing Roy.
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newscricket6 months ago

Give Jason Roy through The Hundred and T20Is to find form again, suggests Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen has shared his views on Jason Roy’s slump in the form saying he should be given an opportunity through The Hundred and T20Is to find his mojo once again. Citing the example of Zak Crawley Pietersen further added that Roy should be backed to play for the rest of the season.
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newscricket7 months ago

ENG vs SA 2022 | Could not find breakthroughs in the first innings, admits Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler has stated that England were not able to find breakthroughs while bowling in the first innings against South Africa after suffering a 62-run defeat. Buttler also stated that the pitch got slower as the game progressed and it was tough to time the ball while batting for both sides.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs ENG, 1st T20I | Internet reacts to Bhuvneshwar Kumar's unplayable delivery sends Jos Buttler back for golden duck

Swing bowling is a very skillful art and few of the bowlers manage to swing the ball both ways effectively and trouble the batters. Bhuvneshwar Kumar is one such bowler and he displayed it with a brilliant delivery shaping into Jos Buttler giving India their first breakthrough in the second innings.
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