newscricket13 hours ago

Aussie players friends no more, declares Virat Kohli

Even though India completed the comeback against Australia in the final Test in Dharamsala today, the series has left a sour taste in Virat Kohli's mouth. The Indian captain said he no longer considered the Australian cricketers as his friends following their behavior during the series.
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newscricket14 hours ago

Watch | Steve Smith calls Murali Vijay a 'f***ing cheat'

Steve Smith has been caught on camera calling Murali Vijay a ‘f***ing cheat’ after the Indian claimed to have poached a catch that was later ruled not out. The incident is just another one in a series that has already seen a number of flashpoints including DRS and mock-gate.
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newscricket5 days ago

Patience pays off for Matt Renshaw as he breaks 119 year old Australian record

Matt Renshaw has impressed all with his maturity while batting in the current series. In the process, he has also broken Clint Hill's record for most runs for Australia before the age of 21 in this tour and his former coach, Phil Jaques says that his patience is the key to his success in India.
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newscricket19 days ago

Glenn Maxwell to lead Kings XI Punjab in IPL-10

Glenn Maxwell has been named the captain of Kings XI Punjab side for the 10th edition of the IPL, the franchise revealed yesterday. Maxwell will take over the reins from Murali Vijay, who was named captain midway through the season last year, after the David Miller was relieved of the captaincy.
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newscricket19 days ago

Squad for remaining Two Tests announced; Pandya misses out

The BCCI has released injured all-rounder Hardik Pandya from the squad for the final two Test matches against Australia, to be held in Ranchi and Dharamsala naming a 15-man team. Murali Vijay, who missed the second Test due to a shoulder injury suffered in Pune, has retained his place in the squad.
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newscricketa month ago

Pune wicket was not poor rather it was challenging, says Murali Vijay

Murali Vijay has downplayed the talk surrounding the Pune track and called the MCA Stadium pitch a challenging one, which tests a batsman’s character and technique. Vijay has also acknowledged that the team has identified the weak spots and are working on those areas for the second Test.
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newscricketa month ago

Indian team for Australia Test series announced

The Indian team for the upcoming four-Test series against Australia was announced by the BCCI today and the team saw no changes from the 16-man squad that was announced for the one-off Test against Bangladesh last week. India's victory in that Test led to no changes being made to the squad.
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newscricket2 months ago

India crush Bangladesh for sixth consecutive series win

Bangladesh's first Test in India saw the hosts flex their batting muscle fully as a huge first-innings score saw them make it seven wins in as many series. Virat Kohli scored a customary double-ton in the first innings and the Indian pacers then outdid the spinners for once to seal the 208-run win.
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newscricket2 months ago

Am impactful but inconsistent, says Dhawan after being dropped

Opener Shikhar Dhawan understands that it is his lack of consistency despite being impactful that has cost him his place in the Indian side. The Delhi player has said that he is working on improving this aspect in order to regain his place and is consulting former players to get the answers.
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newscricket2 months ago

Virat Kohli is going to rewrite the record books : Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar expects Virat Kohli will rewrite most of the batting records if he continues batting in this vein. The other Little Master, Sachin Tendulkar, also lauded the Indian captain's exceptional run, saying the sound of Kohli's willow is sufficient to comprehend the kind of form he is in.
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