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newscricket6 months ago

Pursued my Test dream at the wrong time, feels Robin Uthappa

Robin Uthappa, who made his ODI debut for India way back in 2006 against England in Indore, has stated that his dream to become a Test cricketer forced him to alter his game late in his career but it didn’t work out. Uthappa further added that he wanted to have no regrets at the end of his career.
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featurecricket10 months ago

A Shreyas Iyer century that was five years in making

When you take a turn to Worli from the backside of Shivaji Park Maidan in Mumbai, the first thing that will attract your attention is a big Bal Thackeray statue. You can find a man, selling Vada Pav there, happily reminiscing about many tales of Mumbai’s Maidan cricket culture.
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newscricketa year ago

Pravin Amre set to join Mumbai Indians as talent scout

Pravin Amre, who recently parted ways with Delhi Capitals, is all set to join Mumbai Indians as a talent scout which also has the likes of John Wright, Kiran More, Abey Kuruvilla and TA Sekhar. The four-time IPL champions had shown interest in hiring him for the past couple of years.
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newscricketa year ago

Ajinkya Rahane’s valuable practice with Dukes ball in difficult conditions paid off, says Praveen Amre

Ajinkya Rahane’s personal coach Praveen Amre reckons that his hard work throughout the year with the Dukes ball in difficult conditions has paid off in the first Test against the West Indies. Man-of-the-match Rahane steered India to a huge win with his 81 and 102 in either inning.
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newscricketa year ago

WI vs IND | Always knew a hundred was around the corner for Ajinkya Rahane, says Pravin Amre

Former Indian cricketer Pravin Amre has said that he was always confident of his protege Ajinkya Rahane turning things around, post the batsman's century at Antigua. Furthermore, Amre also said that Rohit Sharma deserved an opportunity for his showing at the World Cup which saw him score 5 hundreds.
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newscricketa year ago

Jonty Rhodes and incumbent candidates appear for support staff interviews

Jonty Rhodes and the incumbents, including the under-pressure Sanjay Bangar, appeared for interviews conducted with regard to the Indian team's support staff selection on Tuesday. The MSK Prasad-led committee had completed a total of 18 interviews for batting and bowling coaches on Monday.
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newscricketa year ago

Pravin Amre applies for the position of Team India's batting coach

Former Indian batsman Pravin Amre, who is currently working as a batting advisor to USA cricket, has applied for the position of India's batting coach. He has emerged as a top contestant for the role after stories coming out that Sanjay Bangar didn’t do his job properly during his tenure.
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newscricket2 years ago

Reports | India team miffed by presence of foreign analysts, coaches in IPL

Members of the Indian team management have expressed their displeasure over the presence of foreign analysts and coaches in the Indian Premier League. Many coaches of IPL teams are also a part of the support staff of various national teams which enables them to understand the game of Indian players.
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newscricket2 years ago

IPL 2019 | Have to give credit to the way Mumbai Indians batted, says Praveen Amre

Delhi Capitals’ Praveen Amre has heaped praise on the Mumbai Indians for their batting display after the hosts fell to a disappointing 40-run loss at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium on Thursday. Hardik Pandya and Krunal Pandya starred for the visitors as they jumped to second on the points table.
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newscricket2 years ago

Delhi Daredevils rearrange Pravin Amre’s role, hire Mohammad Kaif

Delhi Daredevils have decided to rearrange the role of Pravin Amre with the team and have roped in Mohammad Kaif into their staff as well. Previously Kaif had coached Gujarat Lions in the IPL and was appointed as an assistant coach of the franchise at Australian international cricket in 2017.
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