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newscricket16 days ago

West Indies tour of England will be a litmus test, feels Shaun Pollock

Former South Africa captain Shaun Pollock is of the belief that the upcoming series between England and West Indies will be a litmus test for how cricket will be in the recent future. With the West Indies squad alread in the UK, the three-match Test series is scheduled to start on July 8.
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newscricketa month ago

No point banning saliva in a bio-secure bubble, opines Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has opined that there is no point in banning the use of saliva for the bowlers to shine the ball in a bio-secure bubble once cricket resumes post-COVID-19. He also added that there would no crowds in place with the stadiums cleaned down and sprayed with disinfectant to keep it safe.
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newscricket3 months ago

Javagal Srinath didn't get the credit he deserved, proclaims Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has stated that Javagal Srinath was a fine bowler for India but didn't get the credit he deserved simply because of the other willy operators of his era. Pollock further added that he has a lot of respect for Dale Steyn whose ability to shape the ball upfront made him special.
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newscricket3 months ago

It was nearly impossible to dismiss Sachin Tendulkar in sub-continent, reveals Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has revealed that it was nearly impossible for the South African team to dismiss Sachin Tendulkar in the sub-continent with their game plan for the Indian batsman. He also narrated an incident, where Sachin walked up to him and revealed the short-ball difficulty he faced in Australia.
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newscricket3 months ago

Was dying to get just one more match in IPL, reveals Ray Price

Former Zimbabwe spinner Ray Price, who played a solitary game for Mumbai Indians in 2011, has revealed that all he ever wanted was to get one more IPL game to showcase his talent in the biggest stage. Price’s only game came against KKR in 2011, a match where he finished with figures of 0/33.
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newscricket3 months ago

Harbhajan Singh expressed regret after slapping Sreesanth in IPL 2008, recalls Dominic Thornely

Dominic Thornely, former Mumbai Indians player, has revealed that Harbhajan Singh had expressed his remorse in the dressing room, over slapping Sreesanth after Mumbai’s loss to KXIP. Singh was the captain of the Mumbai team but then he was suspended for the rest of the first season of the IPL.
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newscricket9 months ago

Ind vs SA | Virat Kohli's India look the most complete team in the world, says Shaun Pollock

Former South African pacer Shaun Pollock feels that India under Virat Kohli look the most complete team in the world as they have all the bases covered in all departments. With their good all-round performance, India managed to complete their first-ever whitewash of South Africa by beating them 3-0.
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newscricket9 months ago

Ind vs SA | Rohit Sharma deserves to get 200, says Shaun Pollock

South African veteran Shaun Pollock was very pleased with Rohit Sharma's double hundred and stated that the hitman deserved to achieve this feat. Rohit Sharma was tipped to open for India in Test cricket from a long time and finally grabbed his opportunity scoring three hundreds in four innings.
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newscricket9 months ago

Modern-day cricket involves making business decisions, feels Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has expressed his disappointment over players choosing county over their country. The ex-Proteas captain also opined about his team’s performance in the ongoing Test series, praising their fightback with the bat and urging the bowling attack to step up as the series goes forward.
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newscricket9 months ago

IND vs SA | Shaun Pollock advises South African bowlers to 'think out of the box'

Former South African cricketer Shaun Pollock has advised South African bowlers to think out of the box to tackle the Indian batsmen in the ongoing Test match between India and South Africa. The Protean bowlers have found it hard to restrict the run-flow of the Indian batsmen in Vizag.
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