newscricket14 minutes ago

I observed him very closely during the IPL but never realized he's only 21, shares Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Pieterson was all praises for young Rishabh Pant about his energy and enthusiasm as he shared even after following him closely in the IPL he never knew that Pant is just 21. Pietersen opined that him not learning from his mistakes is the main reason behind all the criticism he is facing.
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newscricket6 hours ago

Dhoni never imposed himself on an Indian team, reveals Ravi Shastri

Head coach Ravi Shastri informed that former skipper MS Dhoni never imposed himself on the team as he shared that he wanted to take a break. Shastri also pointed out that he might take a call about his future after the IPL as he urged not to mess around something that’s finally the glovesman’s call.
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newscricketa day ago

IND vs WI | Virat Kohli-Kesrick Williams the kind of rivalry you want to see in cricket, opines Brian Lara

Brian Lara has expressed his joy over the ongoing Virat Kohli-Kesrick Williams rivalry which, he feels, is the sort of battle cricket needs. With Windies leveling the series in the 2nd T20I, the decider at the Wankhede Stadium promises to be a humdinger and Lara is hopeful of seeing more banter.
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newscricket2 days ago

Twitter reacts to furious Virat Kohli lambasting crowd for cheering as Rishabh Pant drops Evin Lewis

In other parts of the world, it might be “Dhoni, Dhoni”, but here in Kerala, it’s all Sanju Samson. The Trivandrum crowd decided to show their displeasure at Samson’s benching by cheering a Rishabh Pant drop catch which clearly agitated Kohli, as he lashed out at the crowd for doing the same.
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newscricket2 days ago

Twitter reacts to Kesrick “notebook” Williams hilariously trolling himself after claiming Virat Kohli’s prized scalp

One of the biggest talking points from the first T20I resurfaced in Trivandrum as Kesrick Williams once again locked horns with Virat Kohli. But unlike the first T20I, it was the West Indian who came out on top and once he did so, mercilessly trolled himself by ‘stopping’ himself from celebrating.
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newscricket2 days ago

Twitter reacts to Shivam Dube taking revenge on Kieron Pollard by smacking hat-trick of sixes

Well, it looks like not just Virat Kohli, but the whole Indian team is, in fact, in a mood to troll the Windies. After Kieron Pollard tried to obstruct Shivam Dube from taking a second run, the Indian gave the Windies skipper the perfect reply, smacking him for three consecutive sixes.
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featurecricket2 days ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Where would your favourite team finish ft. Elite Group A

One of the most complicated aspects of Elite Group A and B is the process of selection for the knock-outs. To keep a fair margin and give top teams a fair chance as compared to Elite Group C, only five teams will be promoted to the knock-out phase - making it a race between 18 teams instead of nine.
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newscricket3 days ago

Back injury hard to return from for Hardik Pandya and Jasprit Bumrah, reckons Mohinder Amarnath

Former Indian all-rounder Mohinder Amarnath expressed his concern over the back injuries that Hardik Pandya and Jasprit Bumrah faced recently by saying that it will not be easy for them to recover quickly. Hardik and Bumrah are a crucial part of India's core and their services are dearly missed.
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newscricket4 days ago

IND vs WI | If Rishabh Pant misses a chance crowd can’t shout 'MSD MSD', criticises Virat Kohli

Ahead of the series against the Windies, Kohli sterned the crowd to back Rishabh Pant and not chant MSD when the youngster misses a chance, in order to boost his confidence. Pant, in the last three T20I series, made lacklustre contributions with both the bat and behind the stumps.
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newscricket5 days ago

IND vs WI | Our responsibility is to give Rishabh Pant space and support him, states Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has revealed that it's the Indian team management's responsibility to support a underfire Rishabh Pant, who will be under the scanner during the upcoming series. His whimsical work behind the stumps and wrong DRS calls have also drawn criticism from former cricketers and experts.
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