newscricket18 hours ago

It is the duty of the selectors to inform MS Dhoni before they drop him, says Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has come out saying the Indian selectors should leave the decision of when to retire to MS Dhoni, but must reach out and inform him prior to dropping him from the squad for the West Indies tour. Sehwag still rues the way the selectors handled his dropping from the team in 2013.
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newscricket19 hours ago

It's necessary to take practical decisions than being emotional, says Gautam Gambhir on MS Dhoni's future

Former Indian batsman Gautam Gambhir has stated that the selectors will need to take a practical decision rather than an emotional one, when it comes to the future of MS Dhoni. Gambhir batted for the inclusion of youngsters, while also insisting that they needed to be given time to succeed.
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newscricket20 hours ago

Team India squad selection for West Indies tour postponed

The selection of Indian team for the tour of West Indies, starting in Florida on August 3, has been postponed, primarily because the fitness reports of players will only be available on Saturday. The BCCI selection committee, headed by MSK Prasad, will now meet on July 20 or 21, in Mumbai.
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newscricket2 days ago

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma raring to go ahead of next month's tour of West Indies

Despite rumors of fatigue in the media, senior India team members like Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and others have given the nod for next month's Tour of West Indies. However, the status of injured duo - Shikhar Dhawan and Vijay Shankar - who departed the WC squad earlier this month is still unknown.
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newscricket2 days ago

Selectors need to speak to MS Dhoni about his plans, says Kiran More

Former chief selector Kiran More believes that the selectors need to go and speak to veteran MS Dhoni about his future plans, before taking a call on his future. Rumours have been aplenty about Dhoni's future, with reports even suggesting that he no more is the first-choice wicketkeeper.
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newscricket3 days ago

India should look at Shubman Gill as the next no.4 batsman, says Dav Whatmore

As India continue to struggle in their quest for a long-term no.4 batsman in ODIs, Dav Whatmore believes the answer is in U-19 star Shubman Gill. Gill, who is currently playing for the India 'A' side against West Indies A, hit consecutive fifties to set up a series win for his side.
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newscricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | "Don’t you have any sense about what to do?" - Yograj Singh blasts MS Dhoni

Yograj Singh has once again went on a rant against MS Dhoni, saying that the veteran batsman purposely lost the semi-final against New Zealand. Yograj, who earlier blamed Dhoni for Ambati Rayudu’s retirement, questioned Dhoni’s lack of big hitting when the team needed it the most.
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newscricket3 days ago

Reports | MS Dhoni no more first-choice wicketkeeper, will not be picked for Windies tour

According to reports, former Indian skipper MS Dhoni will no longer be considered as the first-choice wicketkeeper, with Rishabh Pant set to pip him for the role. Dhoni is also expected to be omitted from the ODI squad to face the Windies, with the selectors set to announce the squad on July 19.
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newscricket5 days ago

Indian squad for West Indies tour to be picked on July 19, MS Dhoni and Shikhar Dhawan’s availability unknown

Indian selectors will announce the squad that would be visiting the Carribean in a tour that would span series across all the three formats of the game on July 19. Some senior players might be rested, while Dhoni is yet to announce a decision on his future and Dhawan’s recovery status is unknown.
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newscricket5 days ago

Reports | MS Dhoni no more an automatic pick, might lose place in the team

Indian wicket-keeper and former skipper MS Dhoni, who had a rather indifferent World Cup, is no more assured of a place in the team, according to reports. Dhoni's future with the team has been a hot topic of discussion, with the squad for India's upcoming tour of the West Indies set to be named.
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