newscricket2 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Injury scare for Vijay Shankar ahead of first warm-up clash

India have got a major injury blow in the form of Vijay Shankar right before the first warm-up clash against New Zealand at The Oval today. The all-rounder was a likely starter at number four in the playing XI but his participation is now in doubt as he left the practice session midway on Friday.
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newscricket4 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Kedar Jadhav has proved me wrong, says Chandrakant Pandit

Former Maharashtra coach, Chandrakant Pandit, admits that the 34-year old Kedar Jadhav has proved him wrong after doing well in last couple of years for India. The all-rounder is in line to become the first player from Pune to represent India at the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales.
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featurecricket4 days ago

ICC World CUP 2019 | SWOT Analysis – India

One of the frontrunners for the exalted World Cup crown this season, India have been a force to be reckoned with. Over the years, India’s rise in this format has been irresistible and has replicated their magic across the globe, which has also earned them the tag of ’favourites’ in the tournament.
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newscricket5 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Kuldeep Yadav has come into the World Cup even stronger after IPL setback, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has stated that Kuldeep Yadav had time to reflect on his bad performances during the IPL and is heading into the World Cup even stronger. The Indian skipper has also added that they are expecting high-scoring games, but there will be a few close 260-270 kind of games as well.
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newscricket9 days ago

Reports | Kedar Jadhav set to play in World Cup after passing fitness test

According to a TOI report, Kedar Jadhav has become fit in time to play in the upcoming ICC World Cup in England and Wales starting on May 30. The middle-order batsman had injured his shoulder during Chennai Super Kings’ final league match on May 5 in the recently-concluded Indian Premier League.
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newscricket10 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Roger Binny bats for Rishabh Pant’s inclusion as Kedar Jadhav replacement

Former India all-rounder Roger Binny revealed that he would prefer to add Rishabh Pant as part of the Indian World Cup squad in case Kedar Jadhav is ruled out of the competition due to injury. Binny added that international teams won’t benefit from playing many warm-up games ahead of the World Cup.
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newscricket10 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Ambati Rayudu, Axar Patel in line if Kedar Jadhav fails to recover in time

A BCCI source has revealed that Ambati Rayudu and Axar Patel have equal chance of making it to the Indian team for the World Cup if Kedar Jadhav doesn’t recover in time. He has also added that by naming Rishabh Pant in the India A team for the Windies tour, selectors have given a clear indication.
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newscricket12 days ago

Ambati Rayudu for number four in World Cup if Kedar Jadhav fails to recover, says Syed Kirmani

Syed Kirmani has stated that he would prefer Ambati Rayudu over Vijay Shankar for the number four spot in the World Cup if the injured Kedar Jadhav fails to recover on time. The Indian team had persisted with Rayudu for a while but Shankar made the cut for the flight to the United Kingdom.
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newscricket12 days ago

World Cup 2019 | I think we have got all bases covered, says Ravi Shastri

India’s coach Ravi Shastri has said that India have all the bases covered going into the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales and are a flexible side. India are red hot favourites in the quadrennial event and have been a force to be reckoned with in the ODIs in recent times.
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newscricket13 days ago

World Cup 2019 | India will miss Rishabh Pant in the tournament, says Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has stated that India will miss the services of explosive batsman Rishabh Pant in the middle-order in the upcoming world Cup. The former India captain is the advisor of Delhi Capitals and thereby, he has observed the wicket-keeper batsman from close quarters.
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