newscricket10 days ago

Playing Ravindra Jadeja ahead of Hardik Pandya could be good idea, believes Mohinder Amarnath

Mohinder Amarnath opined that It might do the Indian team some good if they opt to go for Ravindra Jadeja in place of Hardik Pandya for the second Test at Lord’s. Amarnath hoped that the Indian bowling attack could replicate their performance from the first Test throughout the rest of the series.
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featurecricket12 days ago

India vs England | Winners and losers ft. Chris Woakes, Ravindra Jadeja and British media

Sam Curran's brilliance eventually proved to be the difference as England went 1-0 up in the series against India at Edgbaston yesterday. However, it was also Virat Kohli’s turn to silent British media, who thought the Indian skipper would not be successful in the English country ever in his career.
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newscricket17 days ago

Not convinced with India’s preparation for Test series, says Mohinder Amarnath

Former Indian cricketer, Mohinder Amarnath has said that he is not convinced with India’s preparation for the upcoming five-match Test series against England. He has stated that a limited-overs series and a three-day practice game won’t offer the ideal preparation for Test matches.
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newscricket18 days ago

Kuldeep Yadav is our X-factor but can’t forget the likes of R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, reckons Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane has backed Kuldeep Yadav to shine in the upcoming Test series but also pointed out that the likes of R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja remain important to the team. Rahane also added that the conditions in England at present resembled that of pitches in Mumbai or Chennai.
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featurecricket19 days ago

India’s slip cordon - A problem that screams for a desperate solution

Sometimes, a moment can make a cricketer a hero or the villain in a flash. It would be blasphemous to say that Pankaj Singh would have reached dizzying heights had Ravindra Jadeja grabbed Alastair Cook’s catch in the slips, but it would certainly remain as one of the saddest moments of his career.
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newscricket25 days ago

India will start as the favourites going into the series, reckons Allan Lamb

Former England skipper, Allan Lamb has backed India to win the Test series against England and stated that the conditions would be in favour of the visiting team as the series unfolds. Lamb was impressed by Kuldeep Yadav’s bowling and insisted Yadav and Ravi Ashwin would make a good pair in Tests.
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newscricket25 days ago

Kuldeep is capable enough to compete in Tests as well, believes Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar has stated that he believes the chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav is more than capable of competing in the Test arena as well. The cricketing legend has backed Yadav stating that the wrist spinner could be handy enough against Joe Root and his men in the upcoming series.
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newscricketa month ago

Kuldeep will have to be more accurate with red ball, says Alec Stewart

Former England captain, Alec Stewart believes that Kuldeep Yadav will have to be more precise with his line and lengths with the red ball in the upcoming Test series against England. The China-man has created a positive impact in the English conditions post his performance in the T20Is and ODIs.
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featurecricketa month ago

India vs England | Winners and Losers ft. Indian team, Ravindra Jadeja and KL Rahul

Despite their ODI dominance at home, very few had given England the chance to win the series the way they did, but as it turned out, they cantered home to win it 2-1 convincingly. At SportsCafe, look at the impact that the series will have on the team and the players - first team or otherwise.
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newscricket2 months ago

R Ashwin : I want to wear the blue jersey and represent India at the World Cup

Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has revealed he still harbors hope of making it to the 2019 World Cup squad as he looks to make a comeback to the ODI team. Ashwin heaped praise on Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar who will be crucial in the ongoing UK tour, especially in the death overs.
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