featurecricket6 hours ago

IND vs SA | Player Ratings - Virat Kohli’s reckless decision at the toss comes back to bite as India face crushing defeat

Right after Shikhar Dhawan, who set the tone for India, lost his wicket and Virat Kohli got out cheaply, the Indian middle-order found themselves in the same old morass that has been haunting them for a while now. Perhaps, the skipper should’ve after all not defied the rules of Chinnaswamy.
Sritama Panda
newscricket7 hours ago

Twitter reacts as Bangalore crowd chants "RCB RCB" as India slump to defeat

It was a well rounded effort by the Proteas who coasted to victory with 9 wickets and 19 balls to spare. Team India showed Bangalore crowd a glimpse of RCB by performing like RCB and the crowd acknowledged it too. Fans on Twitter reacted on the same and expressed their displeasure for this loss.
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featurecricket18 hours ago

India vs South Africa Statistical Preview - Everything you need to know about 3rd T20I in Bengaluru

After a total annihilation in Mohali, South Africa will be determined to pull one back and keep the streak of not losing a T20 series in India alive. However, with Bengaluru being the venue for the final showdown, expect anything but an Indian masterclass in batting thanks to the flat bed on offer.
Bodog India
featurecricket2 days ago

IND v SA | India’s predicted XI for the 3rd T20I in Bengaluru

With India guaranteed an unassailable lead in the series, the third T20I provides an opportunity for Virat Kohli to tinker with the combination. However, whether the Men in Blue are willing to risk losing a series-win for the bigger picture of next year’s World Cup is to be seen.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 days ago

IND v SA | Rohit Sharma has all the shots, but needs to tighten up defence to succeed in Tests, says Sunil Gavaskar

Former Indian skipper Sunil Gavaskar is of the opinion that Rohit Sharma can succeed in Test cricket if he can tighten up his defence against the swinging red cherry. With Rohit set to open the innings against South Africa, Gavaskar likened him to the role that Virender Sehwag played for India. 
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket3 days ago

IND vs SA | It is time for Rohit Sharma to open the batting in Test cricket, says Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir has stated that he has full support behind Rohit Sharma opening for India in Test cricket and the time is ripe for him to test his own depth in Tests. Gambhir has also added that Virat Kohli benefits as a captain with Rohit and MS Dhoni around to help him in international cricket.
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newscricket4 days ago

I took Virat Kohli's intensity and mindset in different situations from his batting, says Mayank Agarwal

Mayank Agarwal has revealed that he has tried to copy his skipper Virat Kohli’s intensity and approach to different scenarios onto his own batting. Agarwal, who is preparing to make his home Test debut against South Africa, also said that he does not pressurize himself about his spot in the team.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket4 days ago

IND v SA | We can counter that pace because we practice a lot with it, says Shikhar Dhawan

Shikhar Dhawan has revealed that the reason behind the Indian batsmen looking at ease against the pace battery of South Africa was the hours of practice they themselves have had with that pace. Dhawan’s 31-ball 40 helped India to a seven-wicket win in the second T20I against the Proteas.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket4 days ago

IND vs SA | Player Ratings - Virat Kohli’s captain's knock help India seal seven-wicket victory in Mohali T20I

It was Virat Kohli’s day through and through in Mohali wherein he lit firecrackers with his shots and produced an impeccable innings, taking India to a 7-wicket victory in the 2nd T20I. Meanwhile, Deepak Chahar and Washington Sundar showed tremendous promise with their sincere bowling.
Sritama Panda
featurecricket5 days ago

India vs South Africa Statistical Preview - Everything you need to know about 2nd T20I in Mohali

After a frustrating day out in Dharamsala which saw the match completely get washed out, the teams will now move on to Mohali for the second of the three T20Is. Both teams will come all guns blazing heading into this contest, as a victory here will ensure that the series cannot be lost.
Bodog India