newscricket5 days ago

Need to revive quality of college tournaments to identify more talent, says Anshuman Gaekwad

Former India coach, Anshuman Gaekwad, has said that there is a need to revive the quality of the college level tournaments to help in identifying new talent at the young level. The BCCI is planning to glamorize the Vizzy Trophy again so as to get more college players to the National fold.
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newscricket19 days ago

Mohammad Azharuddin advises people not to compare Hardik Pandya with Kapil Dev

Amidst the growing comparisons between Hardik Pandya and Kapil Dev, Mohammad Azharuddin has stated that such a connection should not be made since there could never be another Kapil Dev. Azharuddin also hoped that India would use the victory in the final Test as a springboard to win the ODI series.
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newscricket23 days ago

Irfan Pathan to revive his cricketing career at JKCA

Irfan Pathan is now planning to play for Jammu & Kashmir in the domestic circuit for the next three seasons after being overlooked by his home team Baroda. The JKCA is also tried to bring in Kapil Dev as a full-time coach for the team, but the legendary pacer decided to take a part-time role.
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newscricket24 days ago

Kapil Dev to head group that will look into making of cricket players’ association

Kapil Dev has been roped in by the BCCI as the organization looks to make major changes based on the Lodha reforms report passed in 2016. CoA has decided to form a 'Working Group' comprising Kapil Dev who will work with former home secretary GK Pillay to "start the process of the formation of CPA."
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newscricketa month ago

Kapil Dev refuses to be drawn into Pandya comparison if he continues to make “silly mistakes”

After recently asserting that only time would tell if Pandya could be compared to him, Kapil Dev, on Wednesday, said that the youngster should not be compared to him if he makes silly mistakes like the ones in the second Test. Kapil did, however, add that he believes that Pandya has great potential.
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newscricketa month ago

Hardik Pandya is nowhere near Kapil Dev, says Karsan Ghavri

Karsan Ghavri believes that Hardik Pandya has a long way to go before he could be compared with India’s legendary skipper, Kapil Dev. The former Indian bowler was all praise for the current Indian pacers, who were brilliant in the first Test, and criticized the batsmen, blaming them for the defeat.
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newscricketa month ago

Kapil Dev : Only time will tell if Pandya becomes a genuine all-rounder

Kapil Dev believes that Hardik Pandya has the ability of a genuine all-rounder but that will not happen overnight. The legendary all-rounder has also praised India’s team spirit but added that if the team continue to depend on only two players then they will not be able to replicate home success.
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newscricket3 months ago

Virat Kohli surpasses Rahul Dravid to become fourth fastest Indian to reach 5,000 Test runs

Virat Kohli has kept cricket statisticians busy the entire year with his phenomenal ability to break some record or other in almost every game he has held the bat. And Saturday was no different as he leapfrogged Rahul Dravid to become the fourth fastest Indian to reach 5,000 Test runs.
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newscricket3 months ago

If Dhoni gets axed, whom will India get, asks Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev became the latest name to voice his support for MS Dhoni by questioning who would replace the veteran should the selectors decide to axe him. Kapil, however, refrained from commenting more on the burning issue and stated that the selectors knew the best way to approach the Dhoni conundrum.
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newscricket3 months ago

Virat Kohli doesn’t need to protect MS Dhoni, says Kapil Dev

MS Dhoni has found support in the form of Kapil Dev who feels India's most successful skipper does not need to be protected from anyone. He added that Dhoni will quit the day he thinks he is not good enough and stated that the Virat Kohli knows what is good for the Indian team.
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