featurecricket3 months ago

When will India start grooming all-round Iron Mans over Hulks to win the World Cup Endgame?

While plenty of former players and experts largely blamed India's bowling unit's woes for their disappointing results at the recently-concluded T20 World Cup, many ignored that they had limited resources to make up for it.
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newscricket5 months ago

Can't sleep even today when we remember Javed Miandad's last-ball six in 1986, confesses Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev has admitted the gnarly aftermath of the loss to Pakistan in the final of the Austral-Asia Cup in 1986, stating Javed Miandad's last-ball six still keeps him up at night. The former skipper revealed how the defeat impacted the team's confidence and the time it took for them to recover.
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newscricket6 months ago

Found Anil Kumble crying in the dressing room on his debut, reveals Bishan Singh Bedi

Bishan Singh Bedi has recalled the time he saw Anil Kumble crying on his Test debut after the spinner received a scolding from the legendary Kapil Dev for dropping a simple catch. However, Bedi insisted the incident helped Kumble in the long run since he realized his mistake and regretted it.
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newscricket6 months ago

ICC needs to ensure the survival of Test cricket and ODIs, proclaims Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev has asked ICC to ensure the survival of Test and ODI cricket with a rise in franchise cricket lately. Dev further elaborated that cricket is heading toward a similar structure like football where league cricket will be played most of the time with ICC events scheduled in between.
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newscricket7 months ago

Can’t bench performing youngsters for ‘out of form’ Virat Kohli, opines Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev is of the opinion that Virat Kohli, not at his fluent best for over two years, should be dropped from T20Is to give more chances to performing youngsters. The legendary all-rounder has also compared his thought process with the omission of Ravichandran Ashwin, who missed the England Tests.
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newscricket8 months ago

Rohit Sharma should enjoy the game in order to succeed, says Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev has stated that it is important for Rohit Sharma to enjoy his game to break out of the lean patch he is going through at the moment ahead of the rescheduled Test against England. Kapil further added that how Rohit feels on the field is very important and he should be in a positive mindset.
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newscricket8 months ago

Pains me to see Virat Kohli go through such a long gap without a century, reveals Kapil Dev

Speaking on Virat Kohli’s poor run of form, Kapil Dev has said that it is disappointing to see him going through a century drought for such a long period. Kapil further added that Kohli’s bat and performance should speak to answer his critics as people will criticize if the performance is not there.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs SA | Dinesh Karthik made it impossible for selectors to ignore him, says Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev has praised Dinesh Karthik for earning a recall in the Indian side for the series against South Africa saying that he forced the selectors to think that they can’t ignore him with his exploits in IPL. Karthik scored 330 runs in the recent edition at 55 and a massive strike rate of 183.33.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs SA 2022 | I can’t come close to Kapil Dev, says Hardik Pandya

Hardik Pandya is one of the most talked-about cricketers in modern-day cricket and his brilliant performance in the IPL helped GT to lift the trophy. The all-rounder talked about him constantly being compared to Kapil Dev and said the former India cricketer is the greatest cricketer of all time.
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newscricket8 months ago

Having a big reputation is not enough, says Kapil Dev

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul have not been able to deliver for the team in crunch situations during a game which makes things difficult for the team when they need them the most. Former Indian cricketer Kapil Dev is of the opinion that it is not enough to have a big reputation.
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