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Rishabh Pant was heartbroken after non-selection in 2019 World Cup, reveals Mohammad Kaif

Former India cricketer Mohammad Kaif has revealed that Rishabh Pant, who in general is an emotional person, was quite low after 2019 World Cup snub. The young wicketkeeper-batsman was, however, later called in as cover during the World Cup for injured Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan. 
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newscricket2 months ago

At 20, I was hurried into Test side, reveals Mohammed Kaif

Mohammed Kaif has stated that after India’s U-19 World Cup win in 2000 and his subsequent good performances in the Challengers Trophy, he was hurried into the Test side. The former Indian batsman has further added that he was probably not ready to face the challenges of Test cricket.
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newscricket2 months ago

Irfan Pathan mocks Mohammad Kaif’s yo-yo test jibe at former Indian cricketers

Irfan Pathan has responded to Mohammad Kaif’s claim that only three Indian cricketers, from his era, would have been able to beat the yo-yo test by claiming his results were almost as good as the UP man. Kaif had named himself, Yuvraj Singh and Lakshmipathy Balaji as the fittest players in the team.
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newscricket2 months ago

Shane Warne a revolutionary who was ahead of his time, states Mohammad Kaif

Former Indian cricketer Mohammad Kaif heaped praise on Shane Warne, who led Rajasthan Royals to the IPL title in the tournament’s inaugural edition in 2008. Kaif opined that Warne introduced the ‘horses for courses’ concept and revealed that the Aussie got the best out of every player.
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newscricket3 months ago

Batting and fielding have lots of similarities, asserts Mohammad Kaif

Mohammad Kaif has stated that there are similarities between the components of batting and fielding and feels that a good fielder who can bat well should be called an all-rounder. According to Kaif, Ravindra Jadeja’s fielding has improved with age and has changed the look of India’s fielding.
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newscricket3 months ago

Greg Chappell lacked man-management skills to be Indian coach, reveals Mohammed Kaif

Mohammed Kaif has stated that Greg Chappell failed to understand Indian culture properly and that invariably resulted in him failing as the team coach. Kaif has further added that people respected John Wright because he coordinated well and let Ganguly the captain lead the team from the front.
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newscricket3 months ago

No matter how many players come, you can’t replace MS Dhoni, expresses Mohammad Kaif

Mohammad Kaif has expressed his opinion that no matter how many players/wicketkeepers come, it will be impossible for the management to replace MS Dhoni. Kaif also reckoned that he has never seen anyone hit the ball like the former Indian skipper till 2005, before adding that he was special.
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newscricket3 months ago

Virat Kohli should be looking to back his players, states Mohammad Kaif

Mohammad Kaif has stated that Virat Kohli should be looking to back the current crop of Indian players no matter what even if they fail to create a good team. Kaif reckoned that constant changes in the dressing room will be harmful to the players future, citing Rishabh Pant as an example.
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newscricket3 months ago

Remember calling Kaif a ‘bus driver’ before his epic at Lord’s, recalls Nasser Hussain

Former England skipper Nasser Hussian, in a Sky Sports podcast, has recalled how he referred to India’s Mohammad Kaif as a ‘bus driver’ before the latter’s match-winning knock at Lord’s in 2002. Hussain further noted that the 2002 Natwest Final chase gave a huge boost to Indian cricket.
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newscricket3 months ago

Loss to India in Natwest final gave me lot of sleepless nights, reveals Nasser Hussain

Nasser Hussain has admitted that the pain of losing to India in the 2002 Natwest final was difficult to fathom and he believes it was a game that England should have won. Hussain has further stated that after getting rid of India’s top five, it was a game for them to lose but they messed up.
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