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newscricket5 hours ago

IPL 2022 | Irfan Pathan names four players Mumbai Indians should retain ahead of IPL 2022 auctions

Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan has named four players which five-time IPL champions Mumbai Indians should retain ahead of the 2022 IPL auctions. The existing eight teams have the deadline of November 30 to decide on the players they wish to retain, before the auctions take place.
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newscricket2 days ago

IND vs NZ | Not sure Bumrah and Shami would have played given Umesh Yadav's home record, reckons Simon Doull

Former New Zealand pacer Simon Doull feels that India pacers Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami wouldn’t have featured in the playing XI in the ongoing two-match home Test series against New Zealand. Bumrah and Shami have been rested for the series citing bio-bubble fatigue and workload management.
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newscricket7 days ago

IND vs NZ | Harshal Patel can pair up with Jasprit Bumrah in death overs for India, says Robin Uthappa

After India registered a thumping seven-wicket victory against New Zealand in the second T20I on Friday in Ranchi, Robin Uthappa has stated that Harshal Patel can become Jasprit Bumrah’s death-bowling partner in the near future. Harshal was adjudged Man of the Match for his figures of 2/25.
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newscricket11 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Brad Hogg names Jasprit Bumrah in his Team of the Tournament

Former Australia spinner Brad Hogg has named Jasprit Bumrah as the lone Indian player in his T20 World Cup 2021 team of the tournament. Bumrah, who bagged seven wickets from five Super 12s matches at an economy of 5.08, features as one of the three seamers alongside Trent Boult and Josh Hazlewood.
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newscricket15 days ago

Ajinkya Rahane named captain for 1st Test vs New Zealand, Rishabh Pant and Rohit Sharma rested

BCCI on Friday announced the India squad for the two-match Test series against New Zealand, and have named Ajinkya Rahane as captain for the first Test match. Virat Kohli will return to lead the team in the second Test match, whereas Rohit Sharma and Rishabh Pant have been rested for the series.
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newscricket18 days ago

Rohit Sharma named new T20I captain, Jasprit Bumrah and Virat Kohli rested for New Zealand series

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday, November 9 announced Team India's 16-member squad for the upcoming T20I series against New Zealand. Rohit Sharma was named as India's new T20I captain for the series, while Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah, and Mohammad Shami have been rested.
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newscricket19 days ago

T20 World Cup | Twitter reacts as Jasprit Bumrah gives Jan Frylinck a lifeline with missed run-out

During the match between India and Namibia on Monday in Abu Dhabi, Jasprit Bumrah missed an easy run out to dismiss Jan Frylinck in his final over of the match. Frylinck tried to drive away Bumrah's delivery, and the Indian pacer stopped the ball with his right hand, but failed to hit the stumps.
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newscricket20 days ago

Jasprit Bumrah can be an option for captaincy too, opines Ashish Nehra

Former India pacer Ashish Nehra has backed Jasprit Bumrah to become the next India captain in the shortest format, saying the pacer can be a good option as he is a regular in all the formats of the game. Nehra added that nowhere in the rule book it is written that fast bowlers cannot be captains.
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newscricket21 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | India's better NRR will put pressure on both New Zealand and Afghanistan, feels Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar feels that both Afghanistan and New Zealand will be under pressure during their must-win T20 World Cup 2021 match on Sunday, as India have a better net run-rate. India defeated Scotland with eight wickets and 81 balls to spare in Dubai on Friday, to seal their second straight win.
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newscricket24 days ago

IND vs AFG | Twitter reacts as India thrash Afghanistan to register their first victory in T20 World Cup 2021

After losing the first two games at the Super 12 stage, India registered a thumping 66-run victory against Afghanistan on Wednesday in Abu Dhabi. Earlier in the Indian batting innings, KL Rahul and Rohit Sharma scored brisk fifties and stitched up a 140-run partnership for the opening wicket.
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