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IND vs AUS | Made Gill talk to Sachin Tendulkar few months before the Australia tour, reveals Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh has revealed that he facilitated a conversation between Shubman Gill and Sachin Tendulkar to help him prepare as a batsman. He also added that he worked on the youngster's game against bouncers and emphasized on strong defense so that he does well in Australia.
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newscricket21 days ago

Rahul Dravid’s concentration and defence were impregnable and big games excited him, recollects Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh has recollected that Rahul Dravid’s concentration and defence was impregnable, especially against the Australians, where he holds a good record. While stating that the big games excited Dravid, Waugh called the Indian batsman as the ‘glue’ that held the entire team together.
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newscricket22 days ago

IND vs AUS | Bumrah has pushed himself hard, a sign of champion bowler, asserts Sachin Tendulkar

Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has lavished high praised on Jasprit Bumrah stating that he has pushed himself in tough situations, like a champion bowler. He also added that Siraj and Gill, both the debutantes at the 'G' executed their plans really well and did a commendable job.
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newscricket23 days ago

ICC needs to do away with ‘Umpire’s Call’ altogether, suggests Daryl Harper

Former umpire Daryl Harper, who officiated in 95 Test matches, has come down hard on the ‘Umpire’s Call’ rule existing within the DRS and has called for it to be scrapped altogether to clear confusion. Harper, who retired from umpiring in 2011, feels technology still isn’t up to desired standards.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | This Australian team doesn't look very settled, feels Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar has stated that this Australian team lacks the oomph that the previous generation of batsmen possessed and the current side looks very unsettled in comparison. The Master Blaster also added that Steve Smith’s dismissal in the second Test was brilliantly executed by Ashwin.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Ajinkya Rahane’s captaincy would be different style with different strategies, reckons Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar, ahead of Ajinkya Rahane leading the side against Australia, has reckoned that Rahane’s captaincy would be a different style with different strategies. At the same time, Sachin also stated that Rahane’s calmness does not mean that he isn’t aggressive like Virat Kohli.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | India need to hold back aggression, natural instincts and be a little more disciplined, opines Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar has opined that the visiting Indian team need to hold back their aggression and curb their natural instincts against Australia alongside maintaining a little more discipline. Alongside that, Sachin also stressed upon the ‘time’ factor which plays a crucial role in Day-Night Tests.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Rahane is aggressive with a very good understanding of the game, opines Sachin Tendulkar 

Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has stated that Ajinkya Rahane is quite aggressive and has a very good cricketing brain. He also advised his fellow Mumbaikar to be just himself when he takes over captaincy from Virat Kohli after he departs home post the Adelaide Test.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs AUS | India is missing having top-order batsmen who can bowl a bit, reckons S Badrinath

Subramaniam Badrinath has reckoned that the current Indian team is missing having the flexibility of top-order batsmen bowling a few overs in between like Sachin Tendulkar Virender Sehwag, Sourav Ganguly used to do before. He added that this aspect of the game is important in limited-overs cricket.
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newscricket2 months ago

Don’t think there has been a greater cricketer than Kohli in India, asserts Ramachandra Guha

Cricket Historian Ramachandra Guha has heaped praise on Virat Kohli, calling him a ‘force of nature’ who mixes his cricketing ability with his personality that makes him the greatest Indian cricketer. Guha also added that Tendulkar was a great batsman but he didn’t have that force of personality.
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