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newscricketa day ago

Difficult to find weakness of Babar Azam, Joe Root, unlike Virat Kohli, reckons Aaqib Javed

Aaqib Javed has highlighted what makes players like Babar Azam, Joe Root and Kane Williamson different from Virat Kohli, stating the latter's inferior technique has led to a major weakness in his game. He went on to opine on what the upcoming Asia Cup could hold for him and team India.
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newscricket2 days ago

Would put my money on Babar Azam to dethrone Joe Root in Tests, remarks Mahela Jayawardena

Mahela Jayawardena believes Babar Azam has the opportunity to topple Joe Root as the best Test batsman in the coming days. Jayawardena has also labelled Babar as a 'naturally gifted player' and has further added his recent rise across all three formats will push him to get even better.
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newscricket25 days 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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newscricketa month ago

ENG vs IND 2022, 3rd ODI | Internet reacts to ‘returning’ Mohammed Siraj coming all gun blazing to send English top order in disarray

Ahead of the series decider versus England, the Indian fans were all shocked when they heard their beloved Jasprit Bumrah is set to miss the crucial contest due to a back spasm. However, they all turned into happy faces when Mohammed Siraj -- Bumrah's replacement -- tore the English top order apart.
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newscricketa month ago

Joe Root can go past Sachin Tendulkar's record of most runs in Test cricket, opines Wasim Jaffer

Wasim Jaffer has praised Joe Root for his ability to score runs saying he can overtake Sachin Tendulkar's record of scoring most Test runs with his consistency. Jaffer also added that if Root plays Test cricket for another five to six years he can overtake Sachin Tendulkar’s historic milestone.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs ENG 2022 | Trying to rewrite how Test cricket is played in England, asserts Ben Stokes

After levelling the five-match series 2-2 with a seven-wicket win over India on July 5, England captain Ben Stokes has remarked they are trying to pull off an aggressive brand of Test cricket at home for the first time. Under Stokes, England have now chased 250+ scores four successive times.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs ENG, 5th Test | Internet reacts to England beating India by 7 wickets to register famous win and level series

England defeated India to register a famous win which will be remembered for a long time on the back of some brilliant batting from Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow. Both English batters scored centuries and were unbeaten to make sure India was denied a series win in the final Test match of the series.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs ENG 2022 | Bharat Army trolls Barmy Army after India gets prized wicket of Joe Root

Bharat Army trolled Barmy Army on Saturday taking on social media as Mohammed Siraj picked a prized scalp of Joe Root getting him caught behind the wickets. Notably, they used the same picture Barmy Army had used after Virat Kohli was dismissed early in the first innings to troll Barmy Army.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs ENG, 5th Test | Internet reacts as Mohammed Siraj pumped up after dismissing Joe Root

The contest between bat and ball in England when the weather is constantly playing spoilsport can make things tricky during a Test. However, Joe Root is one such batter who is in the form of his life and Mohammed Siraj's reaction after dismissing the batter showed how much his wicket meant to him.
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newscricket2 months ago

WATCH | ‘Gentleman’ Joe Root hands over a stump to Daryl Mitchell after England’s whitewash over New Zealand

Cricket has often been termed as a 'gentleman's game' and Joe Root has shown why the sport is widely regarded as such. After England completed a 3-0 Test series win over New Zealand on Monday, Root handed over a stump to Daryl Mitchell, who was adjudged the Player of the Series alongside Root.
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