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newscricket7 days ago

IND vs AUS 2022 | The youth is missing in the current Indian team, reckons Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri made a valid point after India’s four-wicket defeat against Australia, saying the Men in Blue lack youth in their squad and that impacts their fielding. The Indian fielders, as well as the bowlers, were pretty ordinary during the first T20I, leading them to end up on the losing side.
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newscricket12 days ago

My time as a coach has come to an end, remarks Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri, one of India's most successful coaches, has declared that he is not going to take over any coaching responsibility in the future unless it would be at the grassroots level. Shastri stepped down from the post of India coach after the team's early exit from the T20 World Cup last year.
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newscricket16 days ago

Hardik Pandya capable of being like 1985's Ravi Shastri, the Champion of Champions, claims Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has dawn comparisons between Ravi Shastri and Hardik Pandya, stating the latter has the same match-winning abilities that the former displayed in the 1985 World Championship of Cricket. Gavaskar went on to elucidate upon the ways in which Pandya can impact a game for India.
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newscricket22 days ago

Asia Cup 2022 | Someone like Mohammed Shami sitting at home and cooling his heels baffles me, comments Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri believes that India missed a trick by picking four fast bowlers in the Asia Cup squad instead of five, and a talisman such as Mohammed Shami getting dropped from the mega event has left him surprised. India have suffered their second successive defeat, most recently against Sri Lanka.
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newscricketa month ago

Asia Cup 2022 | India should not change their aggressive approach, proclaims Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri believes that India were a bit timid at the top earlier but they should now continue with the aggressive approach they have adopted in the upcoming T20I games. Shastri also backed Virat Kohli saying he will silence his haters with a fifty in upcoming Asia Cup starting from August 27.
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newscricketa month ago

T20 World Cup 2022 | Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya need to be watched very closely, opines Ravi Shastri

Former India cricketer Ravi Shastri has stated that it will be important for the Indian team to look after and manage the workload of Jasprit Bumrah and Hardik Pandya in build up to the T20 World Cup. Shastri also praised Hardik saying his absence might hurt the balance of the team in tournament.
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newscricketa month ago

Ravi Shastri’s tolerance for players was very little as coach, reveals Dinesh Karthik

Speaking on Cricbuzz's docuseries Summer Stalemate, Dinesh Karthik talked about how Ravi Shastri had zero tolerance for failures when he worked as Team India’s head coach. Karthik further added that Shastri always used to push everyone to do better and ‘was a larger-than-life person’ as a coach.
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newscricket2 months ago

WI vs IND 2022 | Would pick Arshdeep Singh for World T20 because India needs variety, opines Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri has indicated that India should pick Arshdeep Singh for the World T20 as their reserve in the squad considering his ability as a left-arm option to the team and adds variety to the attack. Shastri explained his combinations for the tournament and backed Mohammed Shami to be a starter.
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newscricket2 months ago

First-class structure will get better only by playing Test cricket, proclaims Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin has recently shared opposing views to Ravi Shastri’s suggestion of limiting Test cricket to the top six nations will hamper the first-class structure. He further cited the example of West Indies saying the first-class in the country is almost gone due to emphasis on T20 cricket.
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newscricket2 months ago

World cricket will be in trouble if only top six play in Test cricket, remarks Aakash Chopra

Former Indian cricketer Aakash Chopra has opined that the sport will be in trouble if Test cricket is played amongst only the top six nations opposing Ravi Shastri’s suggestions. Chopra also opposed the idea of playing one-day cricket only from World Cup to World Cup for the survival of the format.
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