featurecricket5 days ago

Will unfairly overlooked Kuldeep Yadav be one of the final pieces to India’s puzzle

Less than 10 months ago, precisely till before the twelveth edition of the IPL, Kuldeep Yadav was India’s ace spinner in limited-overs. And suddenly, he was forgotten. And now, his redemption process begins. A redemption that was, in the first place, never supposed to be.
Sritama Panda
newscricket5 days ago

IND vs WI | T20 rankings cannot be considered when World Cup is the bigger picture, reckons Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli asserted that it is very important to not focus on the T20 rankings and the team's focus is on playing the strongest eleven keeping in mind next year's T20 World Cup Down Under. India will be playing a three-match T20I series against West Indies starting from December 6.
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newscricket6 days ago

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma give me opportunity to play freely, states Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has commented on the captaincy styles of both Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma by saying that both of them give him the liberty to bowl freely and set his own field. Chahal has made a strong comeback in India's T20 side in the Bangladesh series and is now almost a certainty in the XI.
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featurecricket7 days ago

IND vs WI | India’s Predicted XI for T20I opener against Windies in Hyderabad

India were dealt with injuries prior to the T20 series against West Indies, with Shikhar Dhawan being ruled out of the squad as Sanju Samson replaced the left-hander for the series. On the other hand, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, and Mohammed Shami made their return to the national set-up.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket12 days ago

IND vs WI | Sanjay Bangar urges Virat Kohi and Ravi Shastri to back Kuldeep Yadav

Former Indian batting coach Sanjay Bangar is hopeful that skipper Virat Kohli and head coach Ravi Shastri will back Kuldeep Yadav as he believes wrist spinners are very important in T20s. Kuldeep was dropped from India's T20 squad for the South Africa and Bangladesh series after a poor IPL 2019.
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newscricket19 days ago

Twitter reacts to Sanju Samson getting dropped from T20I squad without getting chance

Yesterday evening (November 21st), the selectors have announced 15-member T20I and ODI squad for the upcoming series against West Indies. After this squad announcement, many people were left disappointed and the Twitterati bashed the selectors for not giving Sanju Samson a chance to prove himself.
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newscricket21 days ago

IND vs BAN | Wrist spinners difficult to read than finger spinners, proclaims Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh is of the opinion that due to black stitches on pink ball’s seam, it is difficult for batsmen to pick wrist spinners from their hands. The former India offie has also reminded Kuldeep Yadav’s success in the Pink Ball Duleep Trophy match where batsmen were left clueless against him.
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featurecricketa month ago

India in dire need to eschew 2019 WC model for avoiding identical WT20 debacle

Here we go again. A major ICC tournament beckons and team India, despite plenty of holes in the team, will enter the tournament firmly as favorites. But the question is, can they, this time around, actually fix them on time to finally get a taste of glory after seven long years?
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

Going forward, Shubman Gill will definitely be one of our key players, insists MSK Prasad

MSK Prasad is of the opinion that Shubaman Gill will be a handy performer in all three formats for India, and he has time in his hands. Gill, who is a a part of the Test set-up, has failed to find a spot for the T20 series against the Asian opponents, and Prasad justified the case why.
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newscricket2 months ago

We have an embarrassment of riches in spin department, says Bharat Arun

Bharat Arun has stated that Indian spin resources are pretty equipped to bowl in any conditions and the team has an "embarrassment of riches" thanks to the pool of players they have. The bowling coach also heaped praises on Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Shami for their performance in the home conditions.
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