newscricket12 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Jasprit Bumrah idolizes Lasith Malinga, reveals Zaheer Khan

Mumbai Indians’ Director of Cricket Operations, Zaheer Khan, has revealed that the entire MI squad, Jasprit Bumrah in particular, will benefit from the addition of Lasith Mailnga to the dressing room. The Mumbai franchise will begin their 2019 campaign against Delhi Capitals at the Wankhede Stadium.
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newscricket2 days ago

IPL 2019 | Gautam Gambhir and Sourav Ganguly disagree on Virat Kohli’s prolonged RCB captaincy

Former Kolkata Knight Riders captains Gautam Gambhir and Sourav Ganguly have contradicting views on Virat Kohli’s fruitless prolonged captaincy at Royal Challengers Bangalore. Appointed as the captain in 2013, Kohli has led the franchises to the playoffs only twice failing to win even once.
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newscricket3 days ago

IPL 2019 | This year I’ll open batting for all games, reveals Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma has revealed that he would be opening all the games for the three-time champions keeping in mind his World Cup preparations. The skipper has previously opened for the side until last season when his experimentation in the middle order didn’t bode well for Mumbai.
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newscricket4 days ago

Reports | India coaching staff led by Ravi Shastri to be given contract extension till November

Recent reports have suggested that India coach, Ravi Shastri, along with the rest of the coaching staff are likely to be handed a contract extension till November 2020. The contracts of Shastri, bowling coach Bharat Arun, batting coach Sanjay Bangar and fielding coach R Sridhar will expire in July.
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newscricket5 days ago

ICC ODI Rankings | Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah maintain top spots in latest rankings

Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah retained their respective spots at the top of the ICC ODI batsmen’s and bowlers’ list respectively after their performances in the recently-concluded ODI series against Australia. Despite losing the series, India continues to be second on the ODI team list.
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newscricket6 days ago

No KL Rahul, Ravindra Jadeja in Anil Kumble’s World Cup squad

Anil Kumble has named his World Cup squad in which KL Rahul and Ravindra Jadeja haven’t found a place and MS Dhoni has been kept at the crucial no. 4 position. The former Test captain went with Vijay Shankar, Rishabh Pant, and Ambati Rayudu and opted for Khaleel Ahmed as the fourth pacer.
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newscricket7 days ago

IPL 2019 | Yuvraj Singh joins Mumbai Indians’ camp ahead of season 12

Yuvraj Singh has started preparing for the upcoming 12th edition of the IPL as he joined the Mumbai Indians pre-season camp. The Punjab all-rounder was picked up by the Mumbai franchise for his base price of one crore rupees during the fresh auctions held last December for the upcoming edition.
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featurecricket8 days ago

India vs Australia | Winners and Losers ft. Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and the Aussies

After succumbing to a home series defeat under Virat Kohli’s captaincy, the equation might just have changed for the Men in Blues ahead of the much-awaited World Cup. The three ODI losses on the trot could now see some players, who might have given up hope, getting right into the scheme of things.
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newscricket8 days ago

8 Things you missed | From Maxwell crashing into Kedar Jadhav to Jadeja begging for LBW

We are back with your favourite dose of things you missed. India lost the series but we don't want you to stay disappointed. We know you haven't watched all the tiny details of the game that we've documented for you. Our compilation of these 10 unexpected incidents will fill you with excitement.
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newscricket8 days ago

VIDEO | Virat Kohli cracks up after Glenn Maxwell’s mindless overthrow goes for four

Glenn Maxwell is a fielder and he doesn’t need to prove that to anyone. However, the lack of awareness of the batsman's position when Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma were running for the single meant his superb throw went in vain and Kohli failed to control his laughter after the ball went for a four.
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