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newscricket17 days ago

Lot of nerves when it comes to bubble life, small things get to you, insists Quinton de Kock

South African skipper Quinton de Kock candidly admitted that there are a lot of nerves in bio-bubble life and even small things get into players' heads due to its nature. He also raised questions on the sustainability of bubble life and also added that he finds the bubble life very unsettling.
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newscricket25 days ago

SA vs SL | Faf showed leadership qualities, need to find balance between youth and experience, feels De Kock

South African skipper Quinton de Kock lavished high praise on senior batsman Faf du Plessis while highlighting the need to find the balance between youth and experience. South Africa had a relatively young bowling attack for the first Test with the likes of Ngidi, Nortje, Mulder and Lutho Sipamla.
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newscricketa month ago

Won’t be a long-term Test skipper for the Proteas, affirms Quinton de Kock

After being named as SA’s Test skipper, Quinton de Kock has affirmed that he won’t be a long-term Test skipper for the national side and stated that the decision was a short-term one. He also stated that while he wouldn’t have kept wickets against England in ODIs, he will keep wickets against SL.
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newscricket2 months ago

SA vs ENG | First ODI postponed after another SA player tests positive

The number of Coronavirus cases in the South African camp increased by one on the match day, which resulted in an unfortunate postponement of the first ODI in Cape Town. As a matter of fact, the match was supposed to have been played at Newlands on Friday but now that will not go ahead.
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featurecricket2 months ago

Questions loom and spots up for grab as Proteas enter first chapter of Mission 2021

After having seen their 2020 get abruptly halted by the pandemic, in March, the Proteas will take to the field for the first time in 8 months when they lock horns with the Three Lions on Friday. But lying on the other side of the welcome break is a handful of questions and healthy headaches.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

SA vs ENG | Quinton de Kock is one of my favourite players in the world at the moment, expresses Jos Buttler

Ahead of the South Africa tour, Jos Buttler has expressed that Quinton de Kock is his favourite player in the world and he enjoys how the wicket-keeper views the game. He added that winning the series is their ultimate aim but they also want to work towards building the team for the World Cup. 
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featurecricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 Review | A Mumbai Indians force to be reckoned with or rather a ‘lone’ force in the league of ‘regulars’

If there was anything that could’ve gone right for Mumbai, it did as they finished the season with a record fifth title and played in a league of their own. In a triumphant season, Mumbai turned the whole competition one-sided, although an exciting one, by defeating each team in a thrashing manner.
Deepak Yadav
newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 Final | Pattinson bowled beautifully, so I was happy to sit on the sidelines, insists Nathan Coulter-Nile

Nathan Coulter-Nile has asserted that his compatriot James Pattinson performed exceedingly well for the side in the early stages of the IPL, which meant he was on the bench more often than not. Meanwhile, Quinton de Kock praised the franchise for their arrangements which made things easier for them.
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featurecricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 Final | MI vs DC - Evaluation chart - Five-star Mumbai Indians make the frog-splash on Delhi Capitals

What more do you expect from Mumbai Indians? Respite is not even in their dictionary, as they broke the Delhi top-order into smithereens and even after Pant-Iyer special, they could only get 156 on board. In the second innings, it was a walk in the park, as Mumbai chased it down in the 19th over.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket2 months ago

The Final Gameplan | What Delhi Capitals should do to clinch their maiden IPL trophy

Delhi are just one step away from capturing the glorious IPL trophy, something that has evaded them since the inception of the tournament in 2008. They know that they are going up against one of the ‘unbeatable’ sides in this year’s competition, but are MI really unbeatable?
Aakash Sivasubramaniam