newscricket11 hours ago

BCCI Contracts: Jadeja and Pujara rewarded for their performances with Grade A contracts

Ravindra Jadeja and Cheteshwar Pujara have been upgraded to Grade ‘A in the BCCI contracts, whereas Harbhajan Singh and Suresh Raina have been excluded from the list, the BCCI announced yesterday. It has also been declared that the amount of money for all three grades have been doubled.
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newscricket2 days ago

Bishan Singh Bedi hails Ravindra Jadeja's contributions as 'remarkable'

Bishan Singh Bedi has praised Ravindra Jadeja’s all-round development, saying the Saurashtra cricketer was closing in on Ravichandran Ashwin as a match-winning bowler, although the spin great said there was no comparison between the two. Jadeja is currently the top-ranked Test bowler.
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newscricket3 days ago

ICC Rankings | Jadeja replaces Ashwin as the best Test bowler, while Pujara overtakes Kohli

Ravindra Jadeja has overtaken his spin bowling partner Ravichandran Ashwin to go top of the ICC Test bowlers' rankings. After his exceptional performance in the Ranchi Test. Cheteshwar Pujara, too, made inroads as he climbed to a career-best No.2, following his fabulous knock of 202 runs in Ranchi.
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newscricket3 days ago

Ball not remaining hard made it difficult, says Kohli

Virat Kohli said that the balls used for the third Test in Ranchi did not stay hard long enough for the spinners to have a larger impact on the game. However, Kohli didn’t forget to give credits to Australian batsmen Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh for the way they managed to save the Test.
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newscricket4 days ago

Twitter reacts to Steve Smith's "Brain Fade 2.0" and Jadeja's performance

India started the day with momentum on their side as Renshaw and Smith were dismissed by R Jadeja early. But Shaun Marsh and Peter Hansdscombe stood tall and thwarted India's chances of taking a 2-1 lead with a game to play. The Twitterati got to work immediately after Smith's brain fade 2.0.
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reportcricket4 days ago

India vs Australia | Handscomb, Marsh lead Australia to unlikely draw

The Indian bowlers let the game slip from their hands as Shaun Marsh and Peter Handscomb outplayed them on Day 5 of the Ranchi Test to keep Australia in the fray to retain the Border-Gavaskar series. With the match ending with a draw, Australia still hold the advantage as the holders of the trophy.
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newscricket4 days ago

Darren Lehmann acknowledges the threat Ravindra Jadeja poses on Day 5

Darren Lehmann has acknowledged the fact that his batsmen will have to be wary of spinner Ravindra Jadeja on the last day of the Ranchi Test. The Australia coach also said his batsmen will have to display the the patience shown by Cheteshwar Pujara and Wriddhiman Saha if they are to avoid defeat.
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newscricket6 days ago

Glenn Maxwell : So much emotion fell out as soon as I got that hundred

Glenn Maxwell’s emotional celebrations on reaching his maiden Test century showed just how much the achievement means to him. Having said that, he’s still not sure what to expect from the pitch in the remainder of the match. He also praised Steve Smith for his leadership qualities.
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newscricket7 days ago

India vs Australia | Talking points from second Day of the third Test

Riding on a defiant 67-run innings by KL Rahul, India ended the Day 2 with 120/1 on the board, chasing the 451 that the Australia posted in the Ranchi Test. Ravindra Jadeja was the star of the show for India as he claimed five wickets stopping the visitors from going past the 500-run mark.
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newscricket7 days ago

Twitter reacts as Jadeja does a Dhoni and Maxwell's bat breaks

Day 2 of the Ranchi Test was an eventful one as the Twitterati had yet another field day with Maxwell breaking his bat and Jadeja making a stunning Dhoni-esque run-out to dismiss the Hazlewood and restricting Australia to 451 in the first innings. Here is what Twitter said about the day's action.
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