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newscricketa day ago

Very fortunate to have interacted a lot with R Ashwin, claims Murugan Ashwin

Tamil Nadu spinner Murugan Ashwin, who went to the same Engineering college with Ravichandran Ashwin, has stated that the latter pushes him to do well all the time. Murugan has also added that the star Indian offie never settles for mediocrity and gives him a comfort factor every time.
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featurecricket5 months ago

I see a cultural change in Tamil Nadu cricket because of change in natural habitat, insists Lakshmipathy Balaji

Lakshmipathy Balaji is of the opinion that spin-friendly wickets in Tamil Nadu has brought about a cultural change in the state, with the team turning towards spinners. The former Indian pacer also reminisced his injury-ridden career while expressing contentment in hindsight.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket7 months ago

'Spin' central to Tamil Nadu's limited-overs consistency

It was a tale of two contrasting ones as Tamil Nadu spun their way into the finals of the tournament while defending champions Karnataka blazed their way to the finals. Tamil Nadu’s consistency is a direct result of the performance of their spinners coupled with some batting brilliance.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket10 months ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | Vijay Shankar, Washington Sundar and Murali Vijay headline star-packed Tamil Nadu squad

Indian internationals Murali Vijay, Washington Sundar and Vijay Shankar have all been named in Tamil Nadu's squad for the upcoming Vijay Hazare Trophy. The squad also consists of Abhinav Mukund, Baba Aparajith, Murugan Ashwin and Narayan Jagadeesan and will be led by veteran Dinesh Karthik.
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featurecricketa year ago

KXIP vs CSK | Player Ratings - KL Rahul puts on a show as Kings XI Punjab beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets

KL Rahul thrashed Chennai Super Kings’ bowlers, especially Harbhajan Singh, with elan and ensured that Kings XI Punjab added a consolation win to their account. Among the bowlers, Ravichandran Ashwin and Mohammed Shami bowled with panache to ensure a win for the Punjab-based franchise.
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featurecricketa year ago

KXIP vs KKR | Player Ratings: Sam Curran-Nicholas Pooran’s efforts in vain as KXIP lose to KKR by 5 wickets

Sam Curran’s mesmerising knock and Nicholas Pooran’s efforts went in vain as Kolkata Knight Riders chased down the total without any hassle whatsoever. KXIP bowling turned out to be ordinary and barring Mohammed Shami, no bowlers really posed a threat and suffered a disheartening defeat.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricketa year ago

SRH vs KXIP | Player Ratings - KL Rahul’s 79-run innings of no use as Kings XI Punjab lose to Sunrisers Hyderabad by 45 runs

Chasing a target of 213 runs, Kings XI Punjab suffered an epic collapse and apart from KL Rahul, no one really tried to assert himself at the crease. The loss, however, has been a massive repercussion for the Punjab-based franchise as they will have to take the hard way for a spot in the playoffs.
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newscricketa year ago

VIDEO | Umpire hides ball in pocket to halt game for long as players keep on searching around

Funny things happen on the field that ticks many people’s funnybones but you might not have encountered a moment when an umpire hid the ball in his pocket as the game halted for that reason. In the RCB-KXIP game, that was exactly the case as the game halted for a sufficient period of time.
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featurecricketa year ago

DC vs KXIP | Player Ratings: Chris Gayle heroic knock in vain as other batsmen fail to step up in Kings XI Punjab’s loss to Delhi Capitals

Chris Gayle played another maverick knock to get KXIP off to a brisk start but was let down by other batsmen as Punjab lost by five wickets. Batting first, KXIP looked good for 180 plus score, but a batting collapse meant that DC were able to claw back into the game and restrict the visitors to 163.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricketa year ago

IPL 2019 | KXIP have been a sleeper hit in this IPL, says Harsha Bhogle

Harsha Bhogle has stated that the Kings XI Punjab have been a sleeper hit in this year’s Indian Premier League, despite the fact that they were termed as underdogs by many analysts. The Ravichandran Ashwin-led side has already won five out of the nine matches they have played so far.
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