newscricket10 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | India will not be overconfident against Pakistan, reckons Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar has stated that India will not be overconfident against Pakistan on Sunday at Manchester despite the fact that they enjoy a much superior record against their arch-rivals in recent times. Starting from 1992, Pakistan have never defeated India in a World Cup game till date.
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newscricket11 days ago

BCCI grant Ravi Shastri and support staff 45-day extension after World Cup

CoA have decided to extend the contract of Ravi Shastri and the entire group of support staff for 45 more days after the World Cup. The CAC's involvement is required for the purpose of selecting a head coach but the CAC has told BCCI that they are not aware of their exact role and scope.
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newscricket12 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Selectors, management differ over Rishabh Pant’s status as replacement or cover

As per reports, the selectors wanted to name Rishabh Pant as the replacement for Shikhar Dhawan but the team management decided against it as they needed time to assess the injured batsman. The centurion Dhawan had injured his thumb during India’s encounter against Australia on Sunday at The Oval.
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newscricket13 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Ravi Shastri said I might get a call-up if there is an injury, reveals Deepak Chahar

Deepak Chahar has revealed that India coach Ravi Shastri heaped praise on him and told to stay prepared as a stand-by in case of any injury to the Indian pace trio. Deepak along with Khaleel Ahmed, Navdeep Saini and Avesh Khan was selected as the net bowler for the ongoing World Cup.
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newscricket13 days ago

ICC 2019 | BCCI decides to stick with Shikhar Dhawan, no replacements called in

Shikhar Dhawan would continue to recover in the India camp in England as the management has decided to take a call only after they have assessed the thumb injury thoroughly. The southpaw, who scored a century in India’s match against Australian on Sunday, underwent scans in Leeds.
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newscricket21 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Media boycotts interaction after management sends net bowlers for press session

While it was expected that India would send either Ravi Shastri or any senior player for media interaction in Southampton, BCCI sent net bowlers Deepak Chahar, Avesh Khan, and Khaleel Ahmed. In protest to that, Indian media contingent decided to boycott the interaction session at the venue.
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newscricketa month ago

County scorer reminisces Ravi Shastri's Cardiff connect and Glamorgan stint

Andrew Higgins, who has been the official Glamorgan county scorer since 1978, reminisces the era when Ravi Shastri formed an integral part of the local side which played at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff. The current Indian national team coach represented Glamorgan from 1987 to 1991 as a player.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | World Cup will be ours if we play to our potential, says Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri is confident that if Virat Kohli-led India play to their full potential, they will definitely win the World Cup in the coming weeks. The Indian coach also heaped praise on his side's bowling attack who have stepped up their game in the last year with some promising performances.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | MS Dhoni will be a big player in this World Cup, claims Ravi Shastri

India coach Ravi Shastri claims that former World Cup winning captain MS Dhoni will have a huge role to play for the men in blue in the upcoming ICC ODI World Cup which starts on May 30. Shastri added that the quality of opponents along with the change in format will also be a huge challenge.
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newscricketa month ago

Ravi Shastri has a good understanding with Virat Kohli and is a great man manager, says Anshuman Gaekwad

Anshuman Gaekwad has stated that Ravi Shastri has done a great job by making Virat Kohli the boss of the team, and he likened that to the way he used to operate as the coach of the Indian team in the 1990s. Gaekwad has also added that Shastri is a great man manager and complements Virat Kohli well.
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