newscricket3 days ago

VIDEO | Rishabh Pant finds a way to sledge despite being stationed a long distance behind stumps

Adelaide would be remembered for India’s historic win and their bowlers’ persistence, but it will also be remembered for Rishabh Pant’s antics throughout the game. Today, while it was mostly the pacers who operated, he had to stand behind the stumps, but still came forward to irritate the Aussies.
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newscricketa month ago

Dilip Vengsarkar slams “absurd” Ranji arrangement for Mohammed Shami

After the BCCI put a cap of 15 overs on Mohammed Shami for the Ranji Trophy, Dilip Vengsarkar has termed the decision “absurd”. The former national chief selector has also shown his grievances regarding the ill-timed scheduling of India A tour and said the tour took the sheen away from Ranji Trophy.
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newscricket3 months ago

India vs England| Not yielding wickets was a bit frustrating, says Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami has stated that he was frustrated after bowling at proper lengths and hitting good areas, and still unable to dismiss the English batsmen. He also mentioned that he has learned from all the mistakes throughout the series and performed better than what he did in the 2014 Test series.
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featurecricket3 months ago

India vs England | Takeaways : India’s inability to exploit Broad’s short-ball weakness and Virat Kohli’s controlled innings

India let the game slip away from their fingers as after allowing England to score 332 runs, they were reduced to 174/6 at stumps on Day 2. With a 1-4 loss looming large, the Indian pacers’ inability to exploit Stuart Broad’s weakness and Virat Kohli’s control made their way to our takeaways.
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newscricket4 months ago

India vs England | Visitors looked frozen and unable to move, claims Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has stated that the Indian batting line-up seemed rooted to their spot and incapable of movement during the second Test against England at Lord's. India was dismissed for a mere 107, unable to resist the efficient seam bowlers of England with James Anderson pulling off a fifer.
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newscricket5 months ago

Reports: Mohammed Shami in contention for a place in Test squad for first three matches

According to reports, Mohammed Shami, who recently passed the Yo-Yo test has been on the Indian selectors' radar for the England tour and is likely to be included in the squad for the first three Tests. Dinesh Karthik looks favorite to replace the injured Wriddhiman Saha in the Test squad.
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newscricket6 months ago

Rohit Sharma hits out at critics after clearing Yo-Yo test

Putting an end to speculation about his fitness, Rohit Sharma has cleared the mandatory YoYo test today and then lashed out at his critics, who questioned his exemption from the June 15 test. He had taken permission to be exempted from the fitness test as he had a sponsor commitment in Russia.
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newscricket6 months ago

Reports : Sanju Samson, Mohammed Shami, and Ambati Rayudu informed of Yo-yo test only after selection

According to reports, Indian players Sanju Samson, Mohammed Shami and Ambati Rayudu, who were been selected in the team on May 8, were informed of the Yo-yo test results only after their selections. The act has been attributed to the lack of communication between BCCI and the Indian team management.
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newscricket9 months ago

BCCI : No decision on Mohammed Shami’s participation in IPL till ACU submit report

BCCI’s acting president CK Khanna has informed that the decision on Mohammed Shami’s participation in the upcoming season of the IPL would be taken after boards’ Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) submit their findings. Shami was bought by Delhi Daredevils for 3 crores in this season's auction.
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newscricket9 months ago

Reports : Decision to withhold Mohammed Shami’s annual contact wasn't unanimous

Reports have emerged that withholding Mohammed Shami's annual retainer contract wasn't agreed by all in the BCCI in the captains and coaches conclave. However, the CoA decided to take the call after verifying the accusation video by Shami’s wife and thus left him out of the contract.
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