newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts to Naveen-ul-Haq inflicting cold-blooded run-out amidst ‘Mankad’ chaos in non-Mankad way

Ever since Deepti Sharma ran out Charlotte Dean at non-striker's end in September, the chatter around the manner of the dismissal is not over yet. When Naveen-ul-Haq stopped just before releasing the ball to Glenn Maxwell, the chatter began to emerge again, but it only took a little time to stop it.
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newscricket4 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as SKY's dismissal to 'thickest edge' ever leaves Kane Richardson blushing with embarrassment

It is not rare for batsmen to lose wickets to terrible deliveries in T20s but sometimes incidents can be so ridiculous that even the bowler is left embarrassed by his success. After a tempting full toss got rid of Suryakumar Yadav in a highly unique way, Kane Richardson could not help but blush.
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newscricket4 months ago

AUS vs ENG | Marcus Stoinis and Kane Richardson earns a recall in T20I squad

Australia have announced their squad for the three-match T20I series against England and a few players including Marcus Stoinis and Kane Richardson have earned a recall. The series will kick off from October 9 and conclude on October 14 as the team will look to prepare for the World Cup.
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newscricket1 year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Marcus Stoinis fit to bowl in the next warm-up match against India

Australia all-rounder Marcus Stoinis is fit to bowl and has said that he will probably bowl in the next warm-up match against India. In the practice match against New Zealand, coming back from a hamstring injury Stoinis didn’t bowl despite Australia playing with four specialist bowlers.
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featurecricket2 years ago

Trouble in Paradise | Incumbent IPL contract holders who might potentially go unsold in the mega auction

The season before the mega auction is a double-edged sword - you could lock in a long-term contract by doing well, but you could also see yourself go unsold in the mega auction if you endure a forgettable season. We look at players who, this season, have jeopardized their chances of landing a bid.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket2 years ago

No escaping the inevitable - the complete timeline of events that unfolded in a COVID-struck IPL 2021

After 25 days of escaping the inevitable, the COVID situation in IPL went to a point of no return on May 4 as the BCCI decided to pull the plug on the tournament indefinitely. We look at every single COVID-related event in the tournament that will now forever be remembered for the wrong reasons.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 years ago

IPL 2021 | RCB rope in New Zealand pacer Scott Kuggeleijn as replacement for Kane Richardson

After Kane Richardson left the bio-bubble and the country, his franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore have roped in New Zealand pacer Scott Kuggeleijn as a replacement. Earlier, the fast bowler was a part of CSK’s outfit in 2019 before being a net bowler for Mumbai Indians this season.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | RCB rope in Scott Kuggeleijn as replacement for Kane Richardson

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have reportedly roped in New Zealand pacer Scott Kuggeleijn, who was in the Mumbai Indians camp as a reserve bowler, as a replacement for Kane Richardson. Kuggeleijn, a former Chennai Super Kings (CSK) player, had gone unsold in the IPL 2021 auction.
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newscricket2 years ago

IPL 2021 | Adam Zampa and Kane Richardson to miss remainder of IPL 2021

The Royal Challengers Bangalore duo of Kane Richardson and Adam Zampa have followed national teammate Andrew Tye’s suit and have pulled out of the remainder of IPL 2021 owing to personal reasons. Less than 12 hours ago, Ravichandran Ashwin had also taken an indefinite break from the competition.
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featurecricket2 years ago

Chuck, Marry and Frill | Who RCB should let go and retain ahead of IPL 2021

Royal Challengers Bangalore might have finished fourth, but ask that lion on the top of their logo, it would paint a rather different picture of their season. Yet again for RCB, this time in 2020, it was a party of AB de Villiers, Virat Kohli - only joined by Devdutt Padikkal and Chris Morris.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam