newscricket8 hours ago

Virat Kohli & co did not gain anything playing Sri Lanka, says Harbhajan Singh

After a hectic 2017, which saw the Indian team play the likes of Australia, England, New Zealand, Bangladesh, Harbhajan Singh feels that the home series versus Sri Lanka could have been avoided. Singh also said that he preferred Bhuvaneshwar over Sharma as the former is more of a 'match-winner'.
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newscricket2 days ago

There is long way for India to become a good fast bowling nation, believes Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib Akhtar has applauded the performance of the Indian pacers in South Africa but added that they have to work a lot before considering themselves as a good fast bowling nation. He also added that despite Rohit Sharma failing to deliver so far but he sees shades of Inzamam-ul-Haq in the Indian.
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newscricket4 days ago

Dean Jones : Rohit Sharma needs to work on defensive skills

Dean Jones feels that Rohit Sharma, who has had a terrible tour so far, needs to work on his defensive skills in order to do well in the Test format. Jones has also insisted that the current Indian team should be judged after 2-3 years, not just on the basis of a below-par performance in one tour.
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featurecricket4 days ago

India’s All-time best U-19 World Cup XI

The developmental U-19 World Cup has always been a hotbed of talents for India giving birth to some of the legends of game. With the three-time champions getting yet another fiery start under the guidance of Rahul Dravid, we look at India’s all-time best eleven that has emerged from the tournament.
Subhayan Dutta
newscricket5 days ago

Twitter reacts as India's nine-series winning streak coming to an end

After winning a record 9 consecutive Test series, India finally ran out of steam as they succumbed to their 2nd loss in the 3-match series to hand the Freedom Trophy back to the Proteas. The Twitterati jumped at the chance of having some fun at India's expense after yet another batting collapse.
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newscricket8 days ago

Twitter reacts as India gifts runs by dropping catches

It was a bad day for India on the field as they dropped some crucial catches which resulted in South Africa taking their first-innings total to 335. The Indian fans and one of India's best fielders, Mohammad Kaif took to Twitter to express their disappointment over the dismal fielding performance.
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featurecricket8 days ago

India vs South Africa | Talking points from Day 2 of Centurion Test

After bundling out South Africa for 335, India batted cautiously, but the lack of a calculative approach meant that the team lost five wickets while scoring 183 by the end of the day. While Virat Kohli was steady at one side, scoring 85*, he got ample support from Hardik Pandya in the last session.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket10 days ago

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli coys on team selection, emphasizes on perfect team balance

Virat Kohli didn't give out any clue as to what team India would field in Centurion amidst numerous speculations after their dismal batting display in the first Test. The skipper also insisted that the team is not packing after trailing 1-0 in the series and has asked fans to believe in the side.
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newscricket10 days ago

Sourav Ganguly : India’s team combination should not be tinkered with

Sourav Ganguly has asserted that Team India should not to tinker with its team combination as they face South Africa at Centurion, tomorrow. The former skipper also predicted that the remaining matches of the series was bear results as well and as such India should stick to the same set of players.
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newscricket11 days ago

India vs South Africa | Allan Donald picks Ajinkya Rahane to steady ship for visitors

SA pace legend Allan Donald thinks that dropping Ajinkya Rahane from the starting XI was the decision that backfired for India in their disappointing defeat. Donald, however, praised India's pace bowling department after their brilliant display in the first Test, especially debutant Jasprit Bumrah.
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