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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2021 | De Villiers and Maxwell instructed me to with gut feel with bowling options, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli has said that AB De Villiers and Glenn Maxwell told him to go with the gut feeling against Mumbai Indians batting pair of Hardik Pandya and Kieron Pollard. Virat asked Dan Christian to bowl the 16th over before Harshal Patel removed the duo in the next over and completed his hat-trick.
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newscricket2 years ago

The best T20 teams have spinners who can bowl anytime in the game, observes Samuel Badree

Former West Indies wrist-spinner Samuel Badree reckons that the top T20 teams in the world at the moment are the ones that have spinners who can bowl at any stage during the game. Badree believes that modern spinners focus on pace through the air and accuracy more than a loopy trajectory.
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newscricket3 years ago

IPL 2019 | Spinners will be very important on slow Kotla wicket, says Delhi Capitals’ spin bowling coach Samuel Badree

Samuel Badree feels the Kotla wicket has been on the slower side of late and their spinners will have a very important role to play in their next encounter against Kings XI Punjab on Saturday. Delhi Capitals lost their previous encounter against Mumbai Indians on the same surface on Thursday.
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newscricket3 years ago

IPL 2019 | Samuel Badree brought in as spin coach for Delhi Capitals

Windies legspinner Samuel Badree has been roped in as the spin coach for the Delhi Capitals squad for the ongoing 2019 season of the Indian Premier League. Badree, a level three coach, is set to be­come the first West In­di­an cricketer to be appointed as a coach in the cash-rich IPL.
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newscricket4 years ago

Faf du Plessis to lead World XI in Pakistan

South African skipper Faf du Plessis is going to lead the ICC World XI team that will tour Pakistan for a three-match T20I series, PCB announced today. The first two T20Is of the series will be played on September 12 and 13, and the final game will be played on September 15.
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newscricket4 years ago

Cricket West Indies offer new contracts for top players’ return to national fold

Cricket West Indies, after conducting meetings with the West Indies Players Association, reached a temporary agreement to allow the players back into the fold. Lately, Windies have been fielding a weakened outfit for 50-overs cricket with the big players not playing due to board's selection policy.
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newscricket4 years ago

India Vs West Indies | Virat Kohli may open innings alongside Shikhar Dhawan

Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan could be the opening pair for India in the lone T20 against West Indies in Jamaica tomorrow, owing to the change in format. India start the match as favourites despite the return of Chris Gayle, who will be playing his first game for the Windies in 15 months.
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newscricket5 years ago

IPL 2017| RCB bolstered by the returns of AB De Villiers, Tymal Mills and Samuel Badree

Ahead of the important game against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Eden Gardens this afternoon, Royal Challengers have been boosted by the returns of AB De Villiers, Tymal Mills, and Samuel Badree. The trio had missed games due to injury but are fit to play today.
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newscricket5 years ago

WATCH | Kedar Jadhav pulls off a Dhoni-esque improvised effort

Kedar Jadhav's heroics with the bat against England, especially while chasing, drew comparisons to MS Dhoni and now, the 32-year-old has managed to successfully recreate one of Dhoni’s best-improvised efforts. Anticipating Rahane’s shot, Jadhav stuck out his leg to save a few runs for his team.
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newscricket5 years ago

Virat Kohli: We are at our best when we have to fight back against the odds

Virat Kohli has claimed that RCB have it in them to launch a fight back despite being in a precarious position in the points table. The RCB skipper also added that change of pace became much more effective in the daytime and Mumbai Indians’ bowler used that to their advantage.
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