newscricket10 days ago

WATCH, ILT20 | Tom Curran's perfect yorker nutmegs and splits Nicholas Pooran into half

It is no coincidence that yorkers are called 'toe crushers' and described with fearsome adjectives such as searing, for a well-executed one is capable of terrorizing any batsman. Nicholas Pooran experienced it first-hand on Tuesday after Tom Curran humiliated him with a moment of genius.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World T20 | Nicholas Pooran resigns as West Indies white-ball captain

Nicholas Pooran has stepped down as the white-ball captain for West Indies after their first-round exit from the T20 World Cup 2022. West Indies managed to win just a single game against Zimbabwe in the tournament but were stunned by Scotland which led to elimination from the showpiece event.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2023 | Sunrisers Hyderabad squad and release list for 2023 Indian Premier League

Having ended up short of the playoffs in 2022, Sunrisers Hyderabad have decided to undergo a major overhaul to change things for them. Reviewing their performance in the last season, SRH have decided to release a host of players including Kane Williamson, Nicholas Pooran, and Shreyas Gopal.
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newscricket4 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Nicholas Pooran's absurd bowling choice backfires terribly forcing Jason Holder to assume charge

Pressure can make diamonds out of coal or resign them to oblivion, buried deep within the weight of the earth. Nicholas Pooran's stint as captain seems to be headed towards the latter after Odean Smith got belted for runs in the powerplay by forcing Jason Holder to take over the talking in the team.
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newscricket4 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Nicholas Pooran knocks himself down on the floor before being outfoxed by Sean Williams

In T20s, batsmen tend to make sweet connections with the ball as much as possible but sometimes, they bring trouble to their lives by themselves. Such an incident happened when Nicholas Pooran lost his balance after shuffling down the track before hitting straight to the bowler, Sean Williams.
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newscricket4 months ago

AUS vs WI 2022 | Internet reacts as Mitchell Starc shows disbelief over 'Drunk’ review system's controversial ruling

The Decision Review System was introduced in cricket with the hope to increase umpiring accuracy but it often produces some bizarre outcomes. Such an instance occurred during Nicholas Pooran’s dismissal in the first T20I as an LBW-decision reversal left Mitchell Starc at a loss for words.
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newscricket6 months ago

WI vs IND 2022 | Didn’t learn from our batting mistakes, admits Nicholas Pooran

After another terrible batting display against India in the fifth T20I, West Indies skipper Nicholas Pooran admitted that they did not learn from their previous mistakes and that led to a humiliating defeat. West Indies could only manage to reach 100 before being bowled out against India on Sunday.
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newscricket6 months ago

WI vs IND 2022 | Other guys could have put their hands up and taken us home after my run-out, reckons Nicholas Pooran

Nicholas Pooran expressed disappointment at the lack of contribution from the West Indies batting unit, stating the target of 192 was gettable if they managed a partnership. He went on to laud the efforts of Akeal Hossein and talk about the team's plans for the fifth and final T20I on Sunday.
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newscricket6 months ago

WI vs IND 2022, 4th T20I | Internet reacts to India trolling 'one over wonder' Nicholas Pooran after bizarre mix-up with Kyle Mayers

Great batters look to extend their stay at the crease as long as they can while going through a good run of form and run-out is most unfortunate way to get dismissed. Nicholas Pooran was involved in a bizarre mix-up after hitting three sixes in an over to Axar Patel and was trolled by Indian team.
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newscricket6 months ago

WI vs IND 2022 | Can finally breathe now, exclaims Nicholas Pooran after thrilling win

Nicholas Pooran showed great relief after his team pulled out a close win in the second T20I, stating the win was welcome considering the recent string of negative results in the ongoing season. He went on to laud man-of-the-match Obed McCoy as well as star batters Brandon King and Devon Thomas.
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