newscricket2 months ago

India vs England | Mike Hussey suggests dropping Cheteshwar Pujara was the right decision

Mike Hussey claimed that the Indian management’s decision to drop misfiring Cheteshwar Pujara in favor of in-form KL Rahul has strengthened their batting line up. Hussey has also added that he was worried about Australia’s batting order due to the sanctions on Steve Smith and David Warner.
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newscricket3 months ago

Happy that Virat Kohli didn't play county before England series, says Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly has stated that he was happy about Virat Kohli missing the county stint with Surrey as it would keep him refreshed for the tour and also backed him to do well. He also questioned Cricket Australia's rotation policy stating that top players should play all formats of the game.
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newscricket3 months ago

I continue to have the utmost respect for Steve Smith, clarifies Mitchell Starc

Mitchell Starc, who was misunderstood during an event earlier this week, has clarified that he has ‘utmost respect’ for Steve Smith and looks forward to playing alongside him. He admitted that ball-tampering had a ‘strain’ on relationships, but added that relationship of the team "remains intact".
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newscricket5 months ago

IPL 2018  | A team does not comprise of just one good batsman even if its Virat Kohli, says Jacques Kallis

Kolkata Knight Riders are slated to take on the Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore tomorrow in their opening fixture but coach Jacques Kallis claims that there’s more to RCB than just their skipper. Kallis has also added that KKR will miss the services of Aussie spearhead Mitchell Starc.
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newscricket6 months ago

IPL 2018 | Tom Curran replaces Mitchell Starc in Kolkata Knight Riders squad

English pacer Tom Curran has signed up for Kolkata Knight Riders to replace the injured Mitchell Starc ahead of the 2018 edition of the Indian Premier League. Starc's injury had left the two-time Champions without a strike bowler but Curran could ease the minds of the KKr faithful.
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newscricket6 months ago

There’s absolutely no issue with Sunil Narine’s action, assures KKR CEO

KKR CEO, Venky Mysore, has clarified that Sunil Narine’s bowling action won’t be a problem after he had talks with IPL authorities about it. He also assured that apart from a replacement for the injured Mitchell Starc, KKR have a good option in his experienced compatriot Mitchell Johnson as well.
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newscricket6 months ago

IPL 2018 | Mitchell Starc ruled out of IPL with tibial bone stress

Kolkata Knight Riders have suffered a huge blow ahead with IPL just weeks away as their strike bowler Mitchell Starc was sidelined with a tribal bone stress. Now, in the absence of Starc, his compatriot Mitchell Johnson is likely to spearhead the attack for the two-time IPL champions in the league.
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newscricket6 months ago

Australian tabloid claims team may back out from fourth Test against South Africa

The Courier-Mail has reported that the Australian team is planning to back out of the fourth and last Test against South Africa. It also stated that Warner named Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Nathan Lyon to be aware of the incident, which made the players unhappy with Warner.
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newscricket6 months ago

No evidence of ball tampering in the Ashes series, reveals Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad has stated that from what he saw there was no evidence that the Australian team tampered the ball during the Ashes series. He has also admitted that he was surprised that the Aussies resorted to ball tampering since they were generating good reverse swing in the past series.
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newscricket6 months ago

Your margin for error is a lot less to someone like de Villiers, reveals Mitchell Starc

Mitchell Starc has exclaimed that the margin for error is extremely small when a bowler is going up against AB de Villiers after he helped the Proteas level the four-match Test series at 1-1. De Villiers starred for the home team with a decisive knock of 126* in the first innings of the match.
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