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newscricket4 hours ago

Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul are two favorites to succeed Virat Kohli as Test captain, says Steve Smith

Steve Smith has named Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul as his two choices to succeed Virat kohli for Test captaincy in future tours. Kohli stepped down from captaincy earlier this month after loss against South Africa in a Test series shattering their dream of winning maiden Test series in the country.
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newscricket2 days ago

Jasprit Bumrah should be made the vice-captain and groomed for captaincy, opines Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib Akhtar has opined that Jasprit Bumrah should be appointed as vice-captain of the Indian team and should be groomed for captaincy. Akhtar further added that the trend of thinking that only batsmen can be captain is wrong citing the example of Imran Khan, Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis.
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newscricket3 days ago

IND vs SA | Twitter reacts as Rishabh Pant scores a golden duck against South Africa in final ODI

India wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant scored a golden duck against South Africa as he fell to Andile Phehlukwayo in the third and final ODI in Cape Town. Pant, who scored 85 runs in the second ODI in Paarl, charged down and played a loose shot to sweeper cover, which resulted in his wicket.
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newscricket5 days ago

IND vs SA | Twitter reacts as South Africa defeat India by seven wickets in second ODI to claim series 2-0

South Africa handed a seven-wicket defeat to India in the second ODI on Friday in Paarl and claimed the series 2-0, with the last fixture to be played on Sunday. Quinton de Kock and Janneman Malan scored half-centuries for South Africa, as the hosts chased down the target of 287 in 48.1 overs.
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newscricket5 days ago

IND vs SA | Twitter reacts as KL Rahul survives after terrible mix-up with Rishabh Pant

KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant were involved in a terrible mix-up during the second ODI between India and South Africa in Paarl on Friday. Rahul, who was granted a lifeline on 27 by the South Africa fielders, later went on to score a fighting fifty against the Proteas, and departed after scoring 55 runs.
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newscricket5 days ago

KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant likely to receive A+ promotion in BCCI central contracts - Reports

According to a PTI report, Indian opening batsman KL Rahul and wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant are most likely to receive A+ promotion in the BCCI central contracts for the upcoming season. India white-ball captain Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah are already in the elite A+ category.
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newscricket7 days ago

IND vs SA | Twitter reacts as Quinton de Kock pulls off a stunning stumping to dismiss Rishabh Pant

Former Indian captain MS Dhoni is well known for his lightning-fast stumping while keeping the wickets, and during the first ODI between South Africa and India in Paarl, Quinton de Kock pulled off such an effort to dismiss Rishabh Pant. The India wicket-keeper batsman scored 16 runs off 22 balls.
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newscricket8 days ago

Rohit Sharma or Ravichandran Ashwin should be stop-gap Test captain, says Dilip Vengsarkar

Former Indian cricketer, Dilip Vengsarkar has stated that either Rohit Sharma or Ravichandran Ashwin should be the stop-gap Test captain of the national team. He further added that KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant need another year before getting appointed as the skipper of the Test team.
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newscricket10 days ago

IND vs SA | Would look at Rishabh Pant as the next India captain, reveals Sunil Gavaskar

Former India cricketer Sunil Gavaskar has said that Rishabh Pant can replace Virat Kohli as India’s next Test captain and to take Indian cricket forward in the future. Gavaskar further added that the sense of responsibility will help him consistently manage big scores for the national team.
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newscricket12 days ago

IND vs SA | Rishabh Pant scored runs when team needed them most and that is important, says Paras Mhambrey

After Rishabh Pant scored a century in the second innings of the Cape Town Test, India bowling coach, Paras Mhambrey has said that the left-hand batsman got runs when the team needed them most. Pant scored an unbeaten 100 from 139 balls, and registered the fourth century of his Test career.
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