newscricket18 hours ago

Syed Kirmani hails Ravichandran Ashwin’s dedication towards the game

While presenting the “Icon of Chennai” to Ravichandran Ashwin, former India wicket-keeper Syed Kirmani has praised the star off-spinner for his achievements and dedication to the game. Kirmani has also heaped praise on the World No.5 Test bowler for always conducting himself with grace and dignity.
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newscricket3 days ago

Ravichandran Ashwin : People tend to brand IPL as villain to Indian cricket

Ravichandran Ashwin has defended the Indian Premier League stating that people look at the cash-rich league as a "villain" to the Indian cricket. The all-rounder further added that the monetary gains from the tournament provide motivation to the players, which has helped them perform better.
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newscricket4 days ago

Ashwin and Jadeja have no chance of playing in 2019 World Cup, says Atul Wassan

Former pacer Atul Wassan feels that Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja have no chance of making it to the 2019 ICC World Cup unless Yuzvendra Chahal or Kuldeep Yadav gets injured. The spinning duo has wrecked havoc in South Africa in the ODI series jointly claiming 30 wickets in five games.
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newscricket10 days ago

Supporting Kuldeep-Chahal was a tough decision, admits MSK Prasad

MSK Prasad has claimed that the decision to back Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal over Ravindra Jadeja and R Ashwin was a tough move for the selectors but the duo proved them right. He has also added that the players are now ready to sacrifice their own places for good results.
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newscricket13 days ago

Ravichandran Ashwin hails Yadav-Chahal's adaptability for their success in South Africa

Ravichandran Ashwin has hailed the brilliant adaptability shown by Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal in their first South Africa tour to help India take a 2-0 lead in the ODI series. The duo has picked up 13 of the 18 South African wickets that have fallen so far in the ongoing ODI series.
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newscricket13 days ago

Ravichandran Ashwin : Bit disappointed that I will not play for CSK this season

Ravichandran Ashwin has expressed his disappointment over not being a part of the Chennai Super Kings team after KXIP bought him in the mega-auction. The off-break bowler also stated that the close competition in the India-South Africa Test series provides a good momentum ahead of England series.
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newscricket14 days ago

India vs South Africa | Yuzvendra Chahal : I’m in the team because of my ability to take wickets

Yuzvendra Chahal has claimed that his ability to take wickets in all kind of situations ensured his place in the limited-overs’ team. Chahal has also talked about his partnership with Kuldeep Yadav and stated that they tried to create pressure on the opposition while bowling in the middle overs.
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newscricket20 days ago

Dilip Vengsarkar criticizes Wanderers pitch, asks ICC to intervene

Dilip Vengsarkar has criticized the Wanderers pitch for offering uneven bounce and called the wicket dangerous for playing cricket and at the same time, appealed the ICC to take notice of the same. He has also added that India's overconfidence before the South African tour cost them the series.
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newscricket23 days ago

Retaining Ashwin under 4 crores was tough, claims Stephen Fleming

CSK coach Stephen Fleming revealed that it was tough for them to retain Ravichandran Ashwin under INR 4 crores in the ongoing IPL mega auctions in Bengaluru. Ashwin who has previously represented CSK and RPS will now represent KXIP in this year’s Vivo IPL tournament starting April 4.
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newscricket23 days ago

IPL Auction | Chris Gayle goes unsold as KXIP shun Glenn Maxwell in unexpected start to mega auction

The IPL mega-auction started quite unpredictably on Saturday as the swashbuckling Chris Gayle went unsold, while Kings XI Punjab decided to let their superstar, Glenn Maxwell, go. R Ashwin and Gautam Gambhir also were surprisingly sold to Punjab and Delhi respectively as the marquee bracket ended.
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