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newscricket6 hours ago

ICC ODI Rankings | Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah extend their dominance at No.1

The Indian duo of Jasprit Bumrah and Virat Kohli extended their dominance at the top of the ICC ODI Rankings in the bowling and batting chart respectively. On the other hand, KL Rahul gained 21 slots to reach 50th position while Shikhar Dhawan reached 15th position on the list post the series.
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newscricket13 hours ago

IND vs NZ | Shikhar Dhawan in doubt for T20Is after shoulder injury in Bengaluru

Shikhar Dhawan and his familiar tryst with many injuries opened another chapter as the opener hurt his shoulder badly during the first innings in the third ODI in Bengaluru and did not come out to bat on Sunday. The BCCI media manager has stated that the medical team is assessing the situation.
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newscricketa day ago

Twitter reacts to Steve Smith's first ODI century in three years

In the ongoing series decider between Australia and India, Steve Smith scored his 9th century in ODI cricket. Exactly three years ago, Smith scored a century against Pakistan and today, he broke his century duck against India. Twitter reacted on the same and showered praise on the Aussie maestro.
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newscricket3 days ago

IND vs AUS | Rohit Sharma should be fit in time for third ODI, believes Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli feels that Rohit Sharma, who was in unbearable pain after landing awkwardly on his shoulder in the 43rd over, should be fit in time for the Bengaluru ODI and reassured that the injury was not major. Kohli has also opined that the 52-ball 80 was the best he's ever seen KL Rahul bat.
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newscricket3 days ago

Twitter reacts as Rohit Sharma leaves India hanging with major injury scare

Team India's injury list has been extended to two in the ongoing ODI series as opener Rohit Sharma injured his shoulder during fielding in the second game. Earlier, in the first innings, Shikhar Dhawan, too, picked a rib injury. Indian fans in Twitter expressed their displeasure on the same.
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featurecricket3 days ago

IND vs AUS | Rajkot ODI Takeaways - Adam Zampa’s change in plan and Labuschagne’s Latham avatar

KL Rahul’s lower-order batting surge to go with a 103-run partnership between Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan helped India overpower a stoic Steve Smith innings to level the series at 1-1. However, India’s new approach with the bat and Virat Kohli-Adam Zampa duel took the centre stage.
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newscricket3 days ago

Twitter reacts to Adam Zampa dismissing Virat Kohli for fifth time in ODIs

Adam Zampa dismissed Virat Kohli again. The Indian captain looked in great shape today, but after scoring 78, he lofted one straight down the ground and was caught by a superb Ashton Agar catch. Indian fans on Twitter went berserk as Adam Zampa got Virat Kohli's prized scalp for fifth time in ODIs
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newscricket3 days ago

VIDEO | Virat Kohli smashes bat in frustration after Shikhar Dhawan throws wicket away on 96

Trust Dhawan to play one shot too many when the going is easy out in the middle. Today, he threw his wicket away by playing a nothing shot when he was on the verge of a ton, leaving Kohli really disappointed at the dismissal, as the Indian skipper smashed the bat on his pad to show his frustration.
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newscricket3 days ago

Twitter reacts to Rohit Sharma’s cheeky grin after Kane Richardson's 'fake fielding' attempt

Ever since the fake fielding rule has come into effect, it has reduced such cases to a measurable extent, with the umpires being very strict about it. However, Rohit Sharma couldn’t help but let out a cheeky grin after Aussie pacer Kane Richardson tried making one fake fielding attempt in Rajkot.
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newscricket3 days ago

IND vs AUS | Selfless Virat Kohli needs to be applauded for batting at No.4, opines Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir believes that Virat Kohli, who threw a surprise by demoting himself down the order in the first ODI, needs to be applauded and criticized for deciding to bat at No.4. The Indian skipper, who ended up scoring just 16, was heavily criticized for choosing to push himself down the order.
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