newscricket2 days ago

Irfan Pathan : Winning 2007 World T20 changed people’s beliefs and perceptions

As Indians celebrate the 10th anniversary of the 2007 World T20 victory, Irfan Pathan reminisces on how the win helped change people’s beliefs and perceptions of the then unknown T20 format. The all-rounder also shed lights on Dhoni’s captaincy and India’s win against the hosts, South Africa.
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newscricket2 days ago

Dhoni told me that if we lose, he would take the responsibility, reveals Joginder Sharma

Joginder Sharma has recalled the 2007 World T20 final when MS Dhoni told him that if India lost the game, Dhoni would take the responsibility, and this eased his mind while bowling the last over. Sharma also claimed that he felt happy when Dhoni picked him to bowl the last over of the final.
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newscricket2 days ago

Kuldeep, Chahal have made us forget Ashwin, Jadeja, says Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has praised Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal's performance stating that they've helped the Indian cricket team not to feel the absence of Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin. Sehwag has also picked India to complete a 5-0 clean sweep if Australia in the series.
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featurecricket2 days ago

2007 T20 World Cup final – A night that changed the course of Indian cricket

In the aaiirrr... and Sreesanth takes it...” - These lines yelled out by Ravi Shastri shall reverberate in the minds of the Indian fans for a lifetime.
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newscricket3 days ago

David Warner: MS Dhoni did great as a captain and is nurturing Virat Kohli now

Australia vice-captain David Warner was all praise for Mahendra Singh Dhoni, admiring his achievements as a captain and his current role as a mentor to current skipper, Virat Kohli. The explosive batsman lamented the lack of key partnerships that led Australia to lose the second ODI by 50 runs.
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newscricket4 days ago

Kuldeep Yadav credits MS Dhoni's advice for his hat-trick

Kuldeep Yadav became only the third Indian bowler to pick up a hat-trick in an international limited-overs match and now, he revealed that MS Dhoni’s advice inspired him before the hat-trick ball. Dhoni had advised him not to be bothered by the occasion and bowl whatever delivery he wanted to bowl.
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newscricket4 days ago

WATCH : MS Dhoni fails to control emotions after stumping Glenn Maxwell

Calm and composed are the two words that have defined MS Dhoni’s aura as a cricketer and a skipper. Yesterday, though, the former Indian skipper showed his boisterous celebration after getting rid of the dangerous Glenn Maxwell with a signature stumping off a Yuzvendra Chahal delivery.
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newscricket4 days ago

WATCH: Kuldeep Yadav lights up Eden Gardens with a special hat-trick

Sometimes, the smallest of margins separate a bad day from a memorable one and yesterday was pretty much a day of fluctuating fortunes for spinner Kuldeep Yadav. Despite being taken to cleaners initially, Yadav made a brilliant comeback and deceived three batsmen back to back to pick up a hat-trick.
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newscricket4 days ago

Twitter react to Kuldeep Yadav's brilliant hat-trick

The Twitterati went into meltdown as Kuldeep Yadav became only the 3rd Indian to pick up a hat-trick in ODIs after Chetan Sharma and Kapil Dev. When the momentum appeared to be with Australia, Kuldeep came in a wrecked havoc and stopped the visitors from chasing down the 253-run target.
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reportcricket4 days ago

India vs Australia | Kuldeep Yadav hat-trick secures hosts a win in Kolkata

Kuldeep Yadav’s hat-trick and an exceptional performance by the bowling unit helped India register a 50-run win over Australia in the second ODI in Kolkata. Earlier, Virat Kohli (92) and Ajinkya Rahane (55) put India in complete control before Australia fought back to restrict the hosts to just 252.
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