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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2021 | De Villiers and Maxwell instructed me to with gut feel with bowling options, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has said that AB De Villiers and Glenn Maxwell told him to go with the gut feeling against Mumbai Indians batting pair of Hardik Pandya and Kieron Pollard. Virat asked Dan Christian to bowl the 16th over before Harshal Patel removed the duo in the next over and completed his hat-trick.
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newscricketa year ago

Could catch a batsman by watching his feet and body language, claims Praveen Kumar

Former India bowler Praveen Kumar has claimed that he could catch a batsman by watching his feet and body language and he was just putting his art on display in 2008 tri-series final against Australia. He added that he had done his homework and knew Adam Gilchrist was weak on the fuller deliveries.
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newscricket3 years ago

India vs Australia | Virat Kohli should stick to what he knows best, suggests Zaheer Khan

Zaheer Khan, ahead of the third Test match at the MCG, has opined that Virat Kohli should pay no heed to his critics and just stick what he has been doing in the past couple of years. Khan has also lavished praise on the Indian bowling attack, calling it the best bowling unit in Indian history.
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newscricket3 years ago

Zaheer Khan, RP Singh and Praveen Kumar to participate in 2nd T10 League

Zaheer Khan, RP Singh and Praveen Kumar have signed up for the second edition of the T10 league which is scheduled to begin from November 21. S Badrinath and Reetinder Singh Sodhi have also confirmed their participation in the league which will be played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium in the UAE.
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featurecricket5 years ago

IPL 2017 | Kolkata Knight Riders vs Gujarat Lions- Player Ratings

Gautam Gambhir and Chris Lynn joined hands to showcase some explosive power-hitting to guide Kolkata Knight Riders to a fantastic 10-wicket victory over Gujarat Lions. Earlier, Suresh Raina and Dinesh Karthik took the Lions to 183 runs, but as it turned out, it was never going to be enough.
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featurecricket5 years ago

Five gestures by cricketers on the field which proves why cricket is a gentleman’s game!

Cricket has been regarded as a gentleman's game since it’s inception, but there have been a lot of incidents such as the monkey-gate incident which has happened in the past that will suggest otherwise. Here are five incidents which will prove that cricket is still a gentleman’s game.
Srijith Gopal
newscricket5 years ago

Praveen Kumar swings from cricket to politics; Joins Samajwadi Party

Former India pacer Praveen Kumar has joined the Samajwadi Party on Sunday after meeting the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Akhilesk Yadav. Prasing the Chief Minister, Praveen has said that the government has done enough for the growth of sportsmen in the state.
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featurecricket6 years ago

Twitter Reactions to Raina's outstanding catch and Gujarat's easy win over Kolkata

Gujarat Lions easily chased the tricky target of 158 set by Kolkata Knight Riders. The match saw what could easily become the 'catch of the tournament' by Raina and some superb batting performances from both the teams. Twitter was quick to respond with some funny tweets and here are the best ones!
Nikhil Deshpande
reportcricket6 years ago

IPL 2016: All-round Gujarat topple KKR to regain top spot

An all-round performance by Gujarat Lions helped them defeat Kolkata Knight Riders by 5 wickets at Kolkata on Sunday and return to the top of the table. Earlier, after losing 4 wickets in the powerplay, the home side posted 158 on the back of a partnership between Shakib Al Hasan and Yusuf Pathan.
Arun S Kaimal