newscricket16 days ago

ICC World 2019 | New Zealand become first team to announce their 15-man squad

New Zealand coach Gary Stead has announced the country’s 15 man squad for the World Cup to be held in England and Wales scheduled from June 30. There were no surprises barring the backup wicket-keeper slot, which was given to Tom Blundell, and Kane Williamson will continue with his captaincy duties.
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newscricket22 days ago

IPL 2019 | Looking forward to getting an opportunity when the time comes, says Martin Guptill

Martin Guptill revealed that he is okay with waiting for an opportunity to prove himself in the Indian Premier League this season after being picked up by Sunrisers Hyderabad for a base price of INR one crore. Guptill is the second all-time highest run scorer in the T20I format behind Rohit Sharma.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | David Warner’s punishment was not right, says VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman did not shy away from putting forward his contrasting views on David Warner’s ban for his involvement in the ball tampering scandal. The SRH mentor, who is delighted to have Warner back, claimed that Warner has been inspirational, and played a major role in many youngsters’ development.
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newscricket2 months ago

Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah approach new records ahead of second T20I

Rohit Sharma will add another record to his T20 International merit list when he will take the field for the second T20I against Australia in Bengaluru. Jasprit Bumrah is also expected to achieve a new record to become the highest wicket-taker for India in the shortest format of the game.
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newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | Bangladesh players vent their frustration after Mustafizur Rahman fails to save easy boundary

It seems like there is no end of Bangladeshi players getting a mouthful from their skipper. While Soumya Sarkar was blasted by Mashrafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman also ended up finding himself at the receiving end of it, but from the entire Bangladesh team for his failure to collect the ball.
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newscricket2 months ago

Twitter explodes as Hitman becomes the highest scorer in T20I history

When everyone started criticizing Rohit Sharma for his current form, he answered their questions with a quickfire 50 that gave the Indian cricket team a much-needed boost. Fans expressed their joy by taking to Twitter after Rohit Sharma became the highest T20I scorer by surpassing Martin Guptill.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs New Zealand | Kane Williamson excited to test bench strength against 'fantastic' India

After suffering a humiliating 1-4 ODI series loss, Kane Williamson has voiced his excitement towards testing his bench strength against a formidable Indian side. New Zealand have picked two debutantes in the squad, besides all-rounder Scott Kuggeleijn who has played just one T20I game for the Kiwis.
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newscricket3 months ago

India vs New Zealand | Sore back rules Martin Guptill out of New Zealand squad for T20Is against India.

New Zealand Coach Gary Stead on Monday has confirmed about Martin Guptill's unavailability for the upcoming 3 T20Is against India. Guptill,who was left out from the playing XI against India in the final ODI, continued to suffer from the back Injury he sustained during pre- match practice sessions.
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newscricket3 months ago

India vs New Zealand | Martin Guptill set to miss Wellington ODI with back injury

Martin Guptill is in doubt to feature in the fifth and final ODI of the India-New Zealand ODI series due to a sore lower back during the practice session. Guptill will be replaced by Colin Munro who was released to play the Super Smash game for Auckland Aces on Saturday to regain his ODI form.
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newscricket3 months ago

India vs New Zealand | For me, opening the batting wasn’t much of a change, says Henry Nicholls

New Zealand batsman Henry Nicholls has revealed that shifting from the number six spot to an opener was not that big a change for him on a personal level. Nicholls scored an unbeaten 30* against India in the fourth ODI which saw the home team register an impressive eight-wicket win at Hamilton.
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