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WTC Final | Indian pacers are not genuine swing bowlers, claims Simon Doull

Simon Doull is of the opinion that Indian pacers are not genuine swing bowlers, and believes that attributed to them struggling with the ball on Day 3. Doull said India had enough time to prepare but admitted that match practice is something that provides better preparation for the players.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Mumbai Indians have that ability to change a game in no time, reckons Simon Doull

After Mumbai’s victory over Bangalore by 5 wickets, Simon Doull has reckoned that the key to Mumbai Indians’ success has been their ability to change the game in no time with their powerful batting lineup. He added that Suryakumar Yadav was making batting look easy with his high strike-rate.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | If Neesham is going to bat No.7, Punjab would be better off playing Chris Jordan, reckons Harsha Bhogle

Renowned expert Harsha Bhogle believes Kings XI Punjab are wasting Jimmy Neesham by batting him at No.7 and reckons that they would be better off utilizing that slot with a specialist bowler like Chris Jordan. Bhogle also noted that Punjab have one of the scariest Top sevens in the competition.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Think Shreyas Iyer is doing a superb job as a captain, reckons Simon Doull

Former New Zealand pacer Simon Doull has reckoned that Shreyas Iyer is doing a great job as the captain of Delhi, moving around the bowlers and leading from the front with his batting. He added that KL Rahul has not done the best job for KXIP as their captain, despite leading the scoring charts. 
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2020 | Zero logic behind Kings XI sending Prabhsimran ahead of Maxwell, fumes Simon Doull

Renowned expert Simon Doull has expressed his bafflement over the Kings XI Punjab think tank’s decision making and has claimed that there was zero logic behind them sending in young Prabhsimran ahead of Glenn Maxwell. The decision-making blunder hurt KXIP as they lost the game by 2 runs.
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2020 | CSK have to drop Watson to accommodate Josh Hazlewood, opines Simon Doull

Cricketer-turned-commentator Simon Doull believes that it’s time for Chennai Super Kings to finally let go of Shane Watson, and instead bring Josh Hazlewood into the side to bolster the bowling unit. Doull wants CSK to open with Faf and Rayudu and bat Jadhav and Dhoni at 3 and 4 respectively.
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2020 | Shubman Gill is a ‘definite’ future Indian captain, asserts Joy Bhattacharjya

Renowned expert Joy Bhattacharjya believes Shubman Gill is a definite future Indian captain and has batted for the youngster to be fast-tracked to leadership roles by the Indian management. Simon Doull, meanwhile, believes that Gill will be leading the KKR franchise in 2 years’ time.
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2020 | Mumbai’s disciplined bowling with right plans helped them against KKR, opines Simon Doull

Simon Doull has opined that a combination of excellent planning and disciplined bowling helped the Mumbai Indians win against Kolkata Knight Riders in Thursday’s encounter. He also added that the trio of Trent Boult, James Pattinson and Jasprit Bumrah were excellent with their line and lengths.
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newscricketa year ago

Rohit Sharma statistically superior to Sachin Tendulkar, states Simon Doull

Simon Doull has stated that in terms of pure statistics and numbers, Rohit Sharma is considerably superior to Sachin Tendulkar and branded the former phenomenal. Doull also added that unlike Sachin, he never saw Rohit get stuck with a SR of 90, with the latter often going berserk at the death.
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newscricketa year ago

IND vs NZ | Ishant’s fifer helped India to stay in this contest, attests Simon Doull

Former New Zealand international Simon Doull was all praises for Ishant Sharma’s impressive spell of swing bowling where he picked up 5 wickets to keep India on the prowl for a win. Doull pointed out that Sharma being economical while picking up wickets worked miracles for his side.
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