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newscricket10 hours ago

ICC Test Rankings | R Ashwin rises to No. 2 in all-rounder list, Mayank Agarwal jumps to 11th in batting charts

Indian spinner, R Ashwin has moved a place up in the latest ICC Test rankings to attain the No.2 spot among the all-rounders in red-ball cricket. Mayank Agarwal, who notched up a hundred and a fifty in the second Test match against New Zealand in Mumbai, has gained 30 spots to reach 11th position.
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newscricket17 hours ago

IND vs SA | Reports: Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Shubhman Gill and Ishant Sharma doubtful for South Africa series

According to a report by the Indian Express, four players, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel, Shubhman Gill and Ishant Sharma, are doubtful for the South Africa series as they are not completely fit. India will be touring South Africa for three Tests and three ODIs from December 26.
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newscricket3 days ago

IND vs NZ | Cheteshwar Pujara’s long wait for Test hundred definitely a worry, says VVS Laxman

Former India cricketer VVS Laxman has stated that Cheteshwar Pujara’s century drought is an issue of concern for the team, after he was dismissed for 47 on Day 3 of the ongoing Mumbai Test against New Zealand. Laxman added that people talking about Pujara’s form could add to his frustrations.
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newscricket5 days ago

IND vs NZ | Punishing good deliveries was the hallmark of Mayank Agarwal's innings, says Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar lavished praise on Mayank Agarwal, and has stated that punishing good deliveries was the hallmark of the Indian opener’s 150-run innings against New Zealand in the second Test in Mumbai. Tendulkar also lauded Shreyas Iyer for his knocks of 105 and 65 in his debut Test in Kanpur.
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newscricket5 days ago

IND vs NZ | Shubman Gill has shown he has technique to bat at any position, says Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar heaped praise on Shubman Gill, saying that the right-hand batsman has got the required technique and temperament to bat any position in Tests. Gill scored 52 and 1 against New Zealand in the first Test in Kanpur, and followed it up with a 44 in the ongoing second Test in Mumbai.
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newscricket5 days ago

IND vs NZ | Mayank Agarwal played a gritty and determined innings, opines Shubhman Gill

India batsman Shubhman Gill praised Mayank Agarwal saying that the latter played a gritty and determined inning of unbeaten 120 runs at the end of the first day’s play. India is poised at 221/4 at the end of day one and would be looking to bat only once in the Test match in Mumbai.
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newscricket6 days ago

IND vs NZ | Twitter reacts as Virat Kohli falls for a duck on comeback after controversial leg-before call

Ajaz Patel dismissed Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli in an eventful over during the first afternoon of the ongoing second Test in Mumbai, as India stumbled from 80/0 to 80/3. Kohli was seen in animated discussion with the umpires, after he was ruled out lbw after a lengthy and unsuccessful review.
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newscricket10 days ago

IND vs NZ | Twitter reacts as Shubman Gill takes brilliant low catch to dismiss William Somerville first ball after lunch

Tom Latham and William Somerville guided New Zealand to 79/1 at lunch on fifth day of the Kanpur Test, inching safely towards the 284-run chase. India managed to sneak an opening first ball after lunch, courtesy of a brilliant low catch from Shubman Gill at fine leg to send back Somerville for 36.
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newscricket13 days ago

IND vs NZ | Kyle Jamieson bowled pretty well today, especially in the first spell, says Shubman Gill

At the end of Day 1 of the ongoing Test match between India and New Zealand, Shubhman Gill has stated that Kyle Jamieson bowled really well and he was very effective in his first spell. Jamieson was the pick of the bowlers for New Zealand as he scalped three crucial wickets against India on Day 1.
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newscricket13 days ago

IND vs NZ | Feel Shubman Gill will have a really good career, says Irfan Pathan

After Shubman Gill scored a his fourth Test half-century against New Zealand on Day 1 of the Kanpur Test, Irfan Pathan hoped that the Indian opener will have a promising career ahead of him. The former Indian all-rounder marked Gill as an important batsman for India on overseas tours.
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