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newscricket9 months 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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newscricket9 months 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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newscricket9 months 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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newscricket10 months 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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newscricket10 months 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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newscricket10 months 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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newscricket10 months 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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newscricketa year 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 year 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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newscricketa year 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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