user tracker image
newscricket13 days ago

Dream is to play under the captaincy of MS Dhoni, reveals Rashid Khan

Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan lavished praise on MS Dhoni’s leadership and asserted that his ultimate dream is to play under the captaincy of the wicket-keeper, whose tactical nous, he believes, is unmatched. Rashid further asserted that Kohli’s discipline and self-belief separates him from the rest.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket16 days ago

Sarfaraz Ahmed and Virat Kohli are similar captains; Dhoni quite different, insists Faf du Plessis

Faf du Plessis, who's set to play for Quetta Gladiators under Sarfaraz Ahmed, has asserted that he is very much like Virat Kohli as a captain while MS Dhoni is different to both of them. The Proteas batter also went on to add that he really enjoys playing under different captains.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket25 days ago

Most of the tracks have become batter-friendly since 2013 IPL, admits Ravichandran Ashwin

Recalling the early days of his IPL career, Ravichandran Ashwin has admitted that most tracks have become batter-friendly since the IPL in 2012-13. Alongside that, Ashwin also narrated intriguing anecdotes from CSK’s title win in 2010, where they went past the challenge of Mumbai Indians.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

Was elated to go to Chennai Super Kings, IPL strengthened my bond with MS Dhoni, recalls Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina, who was picked by Chennai Super Kings ahead of 2008 IPL, has recalled that he was elated to be part of the CSK dressing room that had some legends. He added that immediately after the auction he heard from MS Dhoni, and insisted that the IPL stint strengthened their bond.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

MS Dhoni’s tips helped me improve my game, reveals Indrani Roy

Jharkhand’s wicket-keeper batter Indrani Roy, who inflicted 7 dismissals and scored 456 runs in the Women’s senior one-day Trophy, revealed that it was ‘Mahi Sir’s’ tips that helped her improve her game by leaps and bounds. Roy finished as the highest run-getter in the Women’s senior one-day Trophy.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

Jos Buttler picks all-time IPL XI; leaves out David Warner and Chris Gayle

Rajasthan Royals’ Jos Buttler picked his all-time IPL XI and made quite a few interesting choices, including omitting the two most successful openers in the competition’s history - David Warner and Chris Gayle. Buttler, surprisingly, included the ‘Big Three’ of Kohli, Rohit and Dhoni.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2021 | Difference between the two sides was the execution, rues MS Dhoni

Following a close loss against MI, CSK skipper MS Dhoni has rued the loss, stating that the difference between the two sides was just execution. However, Dhoni insisted that his side would only look at every game as it comes, not worrying too much about the points table yet in the season.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2021 | It was a surprising wicket in Delhi where there was no dew, admits MS Dhoni

Post an important win against SRH, MS Dhoni has admitted his shock over the Delhi wicket, stating that there was no dew on the wicket. Dhoni also went on to credit the batting performance, adding that CSK’s key to success is due to the players taking more responsibility in the middle.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Twitter reacts to Deepak Chahar showing his frustration after MS Dhoni drops a regulation catch

Deepak Chahar and MS Dhoni have indeed formed one of the best partnerships in the league, with the skipper relying on the pacer to pick wickets in the powerplay. However, after Chahar got Jonny Bairstow’s edge, the bowler stood in surprise and showed his frustration to Dhoni for dropping the catch.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket2 months ago

Ravindra Jadeja’s form has liberated Chennai and allowed them an ocean of endless strategies

Back in IPL 2020, when the venues were in the Middle East, the question that surrounded the Chennai Super Kings was, 'Can they adjust themselves to the changing conditions?'. As it turned out, they couldn’t quite live up to their expectations but the 2020 season was very crucial to them.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam