newscricket5 days ago

Shaun Marsh : We know what to expect from Ashwin and Jadeja

Shaun Marsh has said the Australian team knows exactly what to expect from the Indian spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja in the upcoming four-match Test series. Marsh got off to a good start to the tour with a century against India A at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
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featurecricket7 days ago

Who Gujarat Lions need to buy at the 2017 IPL auction

Gujarat nearly made the perfect debut last season, but a couple of individual performances from AB de Villiers and David Warner stopped them in their tracks. However, they have the right base in the squad to build upon, and the addition of a couple of good spinners could make them the team to beat.
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newscricket8 days ago

Ashwin-Jadeja best spin duo at the moment, says Brad Hogg

Brad Hogg believes that R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja are the best spin duo in the cricket world at the moment and chose their relentlessness and intensity as the reason for their success. Hogg also has some advice for the visiting Aussie spinners - bowl a bit quicker than they would in Australia.
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newscricket10 days ago

Twitter Reacts as India defeats Bangladesh in their first-ever Test in India

Twitterati did not spare the Bangladeshis as they crumbled under the assault of the Indian bowling attack of Jadeja, Ashwin and Ishant Sharma. The Bangladesh cricket team had a huge task of saving the test with 7 wickets in hand, but Rahim and Shakib failed to score big which resulted in a defeat.
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newscricket10 days ago

India crush Bangladesh for sixth consecutive series win

Bangladesh's first Test in India saw the hosts flex their batting muscle fully as a huge first-innings score saw them make it seven wins in as many series. Virat Kohli scored a customary double-ton in the first innings and the Indian pacers then outdid the spinners for once to seal the 208-run win.
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newscricket11 days ago

Twitter reacts as India's love affair with wrong DRS reviews continues

Bangladesh began the day staring at an innings defeat, but Kohli did not enforce follow-on and asked the visitors to come and bowl once again as India piled up the lead to more than 450 runs for Bangladesh. The Twitterati though reacted to Rahul's failure and India's bad form with wrong DRS reviews.
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newscricket11 days ago

Ashwin becomes the fastest bowler to take 250 Test wickets

Ravichandran Ashwin has become the fastest bowler to reach 250 wickets in Test cricket’s history taking only 45 Tests to reach the landmark. In the process, Ashwin has broken the record of Australian pace legend Dennis Lillee, who had achieved it in 48 Tests.
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newscricket12 days ago

5 talking points from the Day 3 of the India-Bangladesh Test

Bangladesh managed to salvage some pride on day 3 with Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim and the young Mehedi Hasan getting half-centuries. They are still 165 runs behind the follow-on mark, but their batting today almost ensured they wouldn't lose their first Test in India by an innings.
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newscricket12 days ago

WATCH : Mushfiqur Rahim gets a lifeline through controversial decision

India and Bangladesh witnessed one of the closest run-out decisions in recent history as Mushfiqur Rahim was given the benefit of doubt by third umpire today. Even after watching the replay quite a few times, it would have still required a flip of a coin to decide between the red and green button.
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newscricket13 days ago

5 talking points from Day 2 of the India-Bangladesh Test

India continued to pile on the misery as their captain Virat Kohli scored yet another double century, and Saha and Jadeja made sure India became the first team to score 600 in three successive innings. To make matters worse, Bangladesh also lost one wicket towards the end of the day's play.
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