newscricket2 days ago

R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja not left out at my expense, says Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has stated that R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja were not left out of the limited overs squad at his, or even Kuldeep Yadav's expense. The team management has given more preference to the duo of Kuldeep and Chahal over the two veterans since June 2017, before Jadeja’s recent return.
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newscricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | India best equipped with respect to all-rounders, says Lalchand Rajput

Lalchand Rajput has stated that India are the best equipped side with respect to all-rounders in the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales. The number two ranked side has two pace bowling all-rounders in Hardik Pandya and Vijay Shankar, whereas a spin bowling all-rounder in Ravindra Jadeja.
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featurecricket10 days ago

IPL FInal | Player Ratings: Shane Watson’s fighting 80 in vain as CSK lose last-ball thriller

Shane Watson once again delivered in the big final and scored a fighting 80 to keep CSK afloat in the run chase, but a last over fumble cost them the game. Watson lacked support from one end as CSK fumbled on the last delivery where the side just needed 2 from the last ball.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket11 days ago

Both IPL finalists have shown that faith in core team will deliver, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has stated that both the Indian Premier League 2019 finalists Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians have stuck to their core which has given good results for them. Both the table toppers will face each other for their fourth trophy in the IPL final at Hyderabad today.
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newscricket12 days ago

IPL 2019 | All credit goes to the spinners, says MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni lavished praise on his spin bowling department who helped restrict Delhi Capitals to a score of 147/9 which proved to be too easy for Chennai Super Kings who chased it down with one over to spare. Dhoni & Co. will take on Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians in the final of this year’s IPL.
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featurecricket12 days ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings: Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson’s brilliance gun down Delhi Capitals 147 with ease

Faf du Plessis and Shane Watson got the side to a perfect start with a match-winning opening stand of 81 inside 11 overs while chasing a total of 148. Chennai Super Kings bowlers did a collective job in restricting the high-on-confidence Delhi Capitals side to a chaseable total.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket12 days ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings: Delhi Capitals’ batting failure cost them a spot in the final

Delhi Capitals’ batting collapsed like ninepins in the all-important Qualifier 2, which paved way for Chennai Super Kings into the final against Mumbai Indians. DC posted a modest total of 147, which was just not enough to contain the star-studded CSK’s batting as they won the game by six wickets.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket12 days ago

IPL 2019 | Twitter is stunned after Ishant Sharma smashes back to back boundaries off Ravindra Jadeja

When Delhi Capitals needed their batsmen to perform, it was the bowlers who turned up in Trent Boult, Ishant Sharma and Amit Mishra, who came and chipped in with valuable cameos taking Delhi to a fighting total of 147. And Twitterati went abuzz following the bowlers' stunning effort.
Srijith Gopal
newscricket14 days ago

IPL 2019 | I will pounce on loose deliveries from Harbhajan Singh and Imran Tahir, says Prithvi Shaw

Prithvi Shaw has stated that he will pounce on loose deliveries from Harbhajan Singh and Imran Tahir while referring to the upcoming Qualifier 2 encounter between Delhi Capitals and Chennai Super Kings on Friday. DC won the Eliminator match against Sunrisers Hyderabad to proceed to the next game.
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newscricket15 days ago

IPL 2019 | Batting needs to get better, says MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni has stated that the Chennai Super Kings need to bat better, referring to the side’s poor batting performance in the first qualifier against Mumbai Indians on Tuesday. CSK had won the crucial toss and opted to bat first but things did not go their way as they could only manage 131 runs.
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