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newscricket14 days ago

ICC men's T20I rankings | KL Rahul moves up to fifth spot, Virat Kohli out of top 10

After scoring three successive fifties in T20 World Cup 2021, and brilliant performances in the T20I series against New Zealand, India's KL Rahul gained a place to rank fifth and become the only India batter ranked in the top five. Meanwhile, Virat Kohli has been pushed out of the top 10
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newscricket19 days ago

IND vs NZ | Great effort from the team, the way we applied ourselves was great, says Rohit Sharma

India T20I skipper Rohit Sharma has said that his team put up a great effort against New Zealand on Friday in Ranchi as the Men In Blue beat the Blackcaps by seven wickets to take an unassailable lead of 2-0 in a three match series. Sharma added that the team applied themselves very well.
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newscricket20 days ago

IND vs NZ | Wily Ravichandran Ashwin does not bowl bad balls, says Martin Guptill

After New Zealand suffered a five-wicket defeat against India in the first T20I on Wednesday in Jaipur, Martin Guptill heaped praise on Ravichandran Ashwin, and stated that the off-spinner has not bowled any bad balls throughout his career. He further stated that Ashwin is very hard to get away.
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newscricket21 days ago

IND vs NZ | Trent Boult knows my weakness and I know his strength, it’s a good fight between us, says Rohit Sharma

India T20I skipper Rohit Sharma has said that New Zealand left-arm pacer Trent Boult knows his weakness and he knows Boult’s strengths which creates a good contest between the duo. Both players play together for Mumbai Indians, who are the five-time winners of the Indian Premier League.
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newscricket21 days ago

IND vs NZ | Twitter reacts as Suryakumar Yadav, Rohit Sharma set up tense win for India

Suryakumar Yadav (62) and Rohit Sharma (48) laid the platform, before debutant Venkatesh Iyer and Rishabh Pant applied the finishing touches to help India secure a five-wicket win in the first T20I against New Zealand on Wednesday. The hosts have now taken a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.
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newscricket21 days ago

IND vs NZ | Twitter reacts as Deepak Chahar gives Martin Guptill a stare for a stare

Martin Guptill smashed Deepak Chahar for a no-look six over cow corner and followed it up with a stare towards the bowler, before the latter returned the favour with a wicket. Guptill’s 42-ball 70 helped New Zealand post 164/6 after being put in to bat in the first T20I on Wednesday in Jaipur.
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newscricket23 days ago

T20 World Cup 2021 Final | New Zealand were a little timid, didn’t fire bullets against Australia, says Brendon McCullum

Brendon McCullum remarked that New Zealand “didn’t fire the bullets” in the T20 World Cup 2021 final against Australia in Dubai on Sunday, which they lost by eight wickets to finish runners-up. McCullum believed that the team needed more aggression to overcome Australia on the biggest stage.
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newscricketa month ago

T20 World Cup | We really needed Martin Guptill's innings, says Kane Williamson as New Zealand beat Scotland

After New Zealand defeated Scotland by 16 runs in Dubai on Wednesday, Kane Williamson praised opener Martin Guptill for his whirlwind knock of 56-ball 93. Williamson added that Guptill's 105-run partnership with Glenn Phillips was necessary to help New Zealand to post a good target against Scotland.
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newscricketa month ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Twitter reacts to Martin Guptill's whirlwind 56-ball 93 against Scotland

New Zealand opener Martin Guptil smashed six four and seven sixes en route his 56-ball 93 against Scotland at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Wednesday. Guptill, who scored most runs for his team in the 2016 edition of the T20 World Cup, partnered for 105 runs with Glenn Phillips.
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newscricketa month ago

IND v NZ | Virat Kohli will be gutted, feel bad for India, says Dale Steyn

Dale Steyn has said that India skipper Virat Kohli will be gutted after his team's loss to New Zealand by eight wickets on Sunday in Dubai. The Kane Williamson-led side restricted the Men In Blue at a paltry total of 110/7 and chased down the target in just 14.3 overs to register their first win.
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