featurecricket10 hours ago

Indian Premier League | Top five highest team scores in the league

The IPL is a run-fest but even in the centerpiece of the cricketing calendar, fans have been treated to some performances that go well and beyond the ordinary. From a single player scoring enough runs to beat a teams total to a team coming together to create something incredible, the IPL has it all.
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newscricket16 hours ago

Umpire Sudhir Asnani recalls MS Dhoni's reaction to a decision of his

Indian umpire Sudhir Asnani recalled an incident when former India skipper MS Dhoni lost his cool and expressed his displeasure at his decision. The incident turned into a special memory for the umpire because of Dhoni's spirit of the game and his humility. Dhoni earned another fan at the end of it.
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newscricket3 days ago

BCCI Contracts: Jadeja and Pujara rewarded for their performances with Grade A contracts

Ravindra Jadeja and Cheteshwar Pujara have been upgraded to Grade ‘A in the BCCI contracts, whereas Harbhajan Singh and Suresh Raina have been excluded from the list, the BCCI announced yesterday. It has also been declared that the amount of money for all three grades have been doubled.
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newscricket3 days ago

MS Dhoni: I can easily play beyond 2019 World Cup

Mahendra Singh Dhoni believes that he is certainly capable of playing beyond the 2019 world cup if he can maintain his current fitness levels and remains injury free. But, he has also acknowledged that a lot can change in two years time, especially with the schedule of the Indian cricket team.
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newscricket7 days ago

Twitter reacts to Steve Smith's "Brain Fade 2.0" and Jadeja's performance

India started the day with momentum on their side as Renshaw and Smith were dismissed by R Jadeja early. But Shaun Marsh and Peter Hansdscombe stood tall and thwarted India's chances of taking a 2-1 lead with a game to play. The Twitterati got to work immediately after Smith's brain fade 2.0.
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newscricket8 days ago

Dhoni loses calm after Jharkhand’s semi-final loss to Bengal in Vijay Hazare Trophy

MS Dhoni has lost his cool and was upset on Jharkhand players for their lacklustre bowling display in the Vijay Hazare Trophy semi-final match against Bengal, which cost them a place in the final. In the game, Dhoni scored a 62-ball 70 but failed to take his team past the finishing line.
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newscricket10 days ago

Twitter reacts as Jadeja does a Dhoni and Maxwell's bat breaks

Day 2 of the Ranchi Test was an eventful one as the Twitterati had yet another field day with Maxwell breaking his bat and Jadeja making a stunning Dhoni-esque run-out to dismiss the Hazlewood and restricting Australia to 451 in the first innings. Here is what Twitter said about the day's action.
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newscricket10 days ago

Fans travel 2500 kms to hand 'Dhoni Bhaiya' a letter

MS Dhoni has an ardent fan following in South India, but three brothers from Chennai took their love for the former Indian captain to a whole new level. Akash, Chandru, and Praveen made the 2500 km Chennai-Delhi trip to see Dhoni play in the Vijay Hazare Trophy and him a handwritten letter.
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newscricket10 days ago

WATCH | Jadeja pulls off Dhoniesque 'no-look' runout

There is no doubt about the talent that Ravindra Jadeja possesses with the ball and bat but his performance in the field deserve special praise as well. While the whole country went gaga over MS Dhoni's no-look dismissal of Ross Taylor, Jadeja has done the same against Australia today.
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newscricket10 days ago

Vijay Hazare trophy semi-final postponed following fire in Dhoni's team hotel

MS Dhoni and the Jharkhand team were safely rescued from their hotel after a fire broke out in Dwarka, Delhi, at 6.30 a.m. this morning. Following the incident, the semi-final between Jharkhand and Bengal has been postponed and is likely to be rescheduled for Saturday.
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