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IPL 2021 | If Wriddhiman Saha is the best option at the top order, then Sunrisers Hyderabad are in trouble, believes Mark Butcher

Former England cricketer Mark Butcher believes that if Wriddhiman Saha is the best option at the top order for Sunrisers Hyderabad, then the team is in trouble. Wriddhiman Saha opened the innings alongside former captain David Warner for the team in the game against Delhi Capitals which they lost.
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newscricket4 months ago

ECB have blown chance to get Indian players to play in The Hundred, feels Mark Butcher

Former England batter Mark Butcher feels that the ECB, by not agreeing to BCCI’s demands, have missed a golden opportunity to strengthen relations and potentially get Indian players to play in The Hundred. Butcher feels that the ECB have blown the chance to ‘have some leverage’ over the BCCI.
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newscricket6 months ago

IPL 2021 | Englishmen would hope Warner gets injured so that Roy-Bairstow play for SRH, claims Mark Butcher 

Former English batsman Mark Butcher has made a controversial claim that English people would hope that SRH skipper David Warner gets injured so that country players Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstow play for SRH. He also added that not playing in the XI hurts Jason Roy and he doesn't take it well.
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs ENG | England are behind because of their bowling and not the pitch, opines Mark Butcher 

Former England batsman Mark Butcher is of the opinion that England are massively behind in the ongoing second Test due to their bowling and not because of the nature of the deck. However, he also added that in any country the ball should't be going through the top on day one of the game. 
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newscricket7 months ago

IND vs ENG | Rahane is a reliable player in crisis, he scores on tough pitches, opines Sunil Gavaskar 

Former Indian opener Sunil Gavaskar feels India's Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane always stands up for the team in crisis situations and is the one who scores on tough decks. Mark Butcher also praised Rahane's footwork and found his criticism unjustified in lead up to the second Test.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs ENG | Don’t think India or England are one-man teams, expresses Mark Butcher

Mark Butcher, ahead of the series between India and England, has expressed that neither of the two sides are one-man teams, emphasising on the batting and bowling depth they both possess. However, he insisted that the Three Lions would be buoyed by Ravindra Jadeja’s absence from the first two Tests.
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newscricket3 years ago

India vs England | Former cricketers back Joe Root’s controversial catch decision

Former cricketers comprising the likes of Michael Vaughan, Kumar Sangakkara, and Mark Butcher have backed the umpires for giving Joe Root out in the first innings against India at Nottingham. Sangakkara has stated that there was no conclusive evidence to overturn the on-field decision.
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