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Shaun Pollock was South Africa's Glenn McGrath, says Allan Donald

Former South Africa pacer Allan Donald heaped praise on Shaun Pollock, and has stated that his former bowling partner was the Glenn McGrath of the Proteas side. On Saturday, Shaun Pollock alongside Mahela Jayawardene, and Janette Brittin were inducted into the prestigious ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.
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newscricket2 months ago

Mahela Jayawardene, Shaun Pollock and Janette Brittin inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

England’s Janette Brittin, South Africa’s Shaun Pollock and Sri Lanka’s Mahela Jayawardena have been added to the ICC Hall of Fame. Brittin, who played 27 Tests and 63 ODIs, passed away from cancer at the age of 58 in 2017 and she is the 31st England player to join the ICC Hall of Fame.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 | Suresh Raina might be carrying a bit of niggle, opines Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock is of the opinion that CSK's Suresh Raina hasn’t been able to find his touch in IPL 2021 and might be carrying a bit of niggle. Pollock added that Raina is a brilliant fielder, an attacking batsman, and contributes with his bowling as well, but this year he has failed on all fronts.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL 2020 | Shaun Pollock includes Rashid Khan, Archer and Bumrah in ‘Top 5 bowlers’ list for the season

Legendary pacer Shaun Pollock picked his ‘Top 5 bowlers’ from IPL 2020 and decided to name leg-spin twins Rashid Khan and Yuzvendra Chahal in his list, leaving out KKR’s Varun Chakravarthy. Pollock also included Bumrah and Archer, while he was split in choosing between Boult and Rabada.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL 2020 | RCB management erred by resorting to constant chopping and changing, reckons Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock believes that the RCB management missed a trick by constantly looking to the outside for solutions and not putting enough faith in the incumbents to get the job done. Pollock reckons that instead of chopping and changing, RCB should have defined plans better for every single player.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL 2020 | Rajasthan seem to have everyone in the right role, opines Shaun Pollock

After Rajasthan’s dominant 8 wicket win over Mumbai, Shaun Pollock has opined that the Rajasthan team have finally got everyone in the right position, where they struggled for the most part of the tournament. He added that the management should have provided more clarity to the players.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL 2020 | KXIP should have won those two close games at the start, opines Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has opined that if Punjab would have won their two close games then things would have looked different for them. He added that although KKR are looking good with 3 wins to their name, they haven’t played their best yet and backed Punjab to break their losing streak against them.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL 2020 | Yuzvendra Chahal is the biggest gun player in the Bangalore side, feels Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has opined that Yuzvendra Chahal is the biggest gun player in the Royal Challengers Bangalore side, even more important than Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers. Pollock has also added that even during his MI days, Chahal had the uncanny ability to understand the scenario.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL 2020 | When Jasprit Bumrah does well, he is as good as Lasith Malinga, reckons Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock has stated that Jasprit Bumrah has become a more three-dimensional bowler like Lasith Malinga and the team is better placed with Bumrah performing regularly. Meanwhile, Pommie Mbangwa has added that Bumrah’s performance is also down to the support cast he has.
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newscricketa year ago

IPL 2020 | Shubman Gill can be more than a T20 player due to his temperament, feels Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock is very impressed with the temperament shown by Shubman Gill in the game against Sunrisers Hyderabad and stated that the opener can be in Indian cricket for a long haul. Pollock has also added that the way the young cricketer took responsibility spoke about his game sense.
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