newscricket4 days ago

IND vs WI | Our responsibility is to give Rishabh Pant space and support him, states Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has revealed that it's the Indian team management's responsibility to support a underfire Rishabh Pant, who will be under the scanner during the upcoming series. His whimsical work behind the stumps and wrong DRS calls have also drawn criticism from former cricketers and experts.
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newscricket9 days ago

We’ve absolute clarity on MS Dhoni’s future, reveals Sourav Ganguly

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has confirmed that there is absolute clarity between the board, the team management, the selectors and MS Dhoni himself on the former captain’s future. MS Dhoni has not played for India after the heartbreaking semi-final exit from the World Cup in July.
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newscricket12 days ago

I am aware of how much Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni respect me, affirms MSK Prasad

MSK Prasad has opined that his relationship with the cricketing duo of Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni is a respectful one, contrary to the media reports. Further, he revealed he takes advice from some of the legendary cricketers before announcing the squad for a series, including the opinion of MS Dhoni.
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newscricket12 days ago

Rishabh Pant is adding pressure on himself trying to emulate MS Dhoni, feels MSK Prasad

Chief Selector MSK Prasad feels that Rishabh Pant is putting himself under undue pressure by trying to prove himself to be MS Dhoni’s heir. Further, the chairman of the selection committee only feels that it disturbs the game of the youngster, who has it in him to bounce back from such criticism.
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newscricket12 days ago

Do not ask till January, quashes MS Dhoni after reports of retirement

MS Dhoni’s retirement has been much of the talking point since India’s exit from the 2019 Cricket World Cup, with multiple reports suggesting that the veteran is waiting before announcing his retirement. However, the former Indian skipper quashed the reports of his immediate retirement.
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newscricket13 days ago

Reports | MS Dhoni likely to feature in IPL 2021

Former Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is nowhere close to retirement as sources confirmed that he has informed Chennai Super Kings' franchise owners that he will be playing the 2021 edition of the IPL. Dhoni was recently seen returning to practice at the JSCA Stadium in his hometown Ranchi.
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newscricket13 days ago

IPL is a massive tournament ahead of T20 world Cup, reveals Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri acknowledged that the IPL has a massive role in the lead up to the T20 World Cup. Speaking about Dhoni’s future, Shastri said that we have to wait until he starts playing again while sharing that he encourages Pant to learn from his mistakes as ups and downs are a part of the journey.
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newscricket14 days ago

MS Dhoni among seven Indians on the wish-list of BCB for Asia XI vs World XI

Bangladesh Cricket Board has urged the BCCI to allow MS Dhoni to represent the Asia XI in 2 T20Is to be played between the Asia XI and the World XI in March next year. Other players in this list are Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma and the games will likely take place on March 18 and March 21.
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featurecricket19 days ago

The BJ Watling way: Of simplistic approach and mind-blowing exploits

Far away from the contortions of the breakneck world, there’s a man smiling through his achievements. Smiling, not because of his accomplishments but, because he is not swayed by them.
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newscricket22 days ago

Gautam Gambhir "blames" MS Dhoni for falling three-run short of century in 2011 World Cup final

Gautam Gambhir has revisited his 2011 World Cup final's 97-run knock against Sri Lanka and blamed MS Dhoni's "cautionary advice" for not being able to get to his century. The southpaw has also added that those three runs will continue to haunt him for the rest of his life despite the WC success.
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