newscricket16 hours ago

ICC Test Rankings | Virat Kohli holds onto second spot among batsmen

Virat Kohli has held on to his second spot in the newly released ICC Test rankings for batsmen, as Steve Smith consolidated his position at the top of the chart. Cheteshwar Pujara remains fourth after his poor run in West Indies, while Jasprit Bumrah is in third place among the bowlers.
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newscricket18 hours ago

Ashes 2019 | Proud that I’ve been able to perform, but I want to get better, says Steve Smith

Although he is really proud of the way he has performed on his comeback Test series, Steve Smith wants to train harder and get better in his game in the upcoming matches against Pakistan and New Zealand. Smith won the Compton-Miller medal for his tally of 774 runs in seven innings in the series.
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newscricket19 hours ago

Ashes 2019 | To captain a side that has retained the Ashes in England is something I’ll never forget, says Tim Paine

Australian captain Tim Paine admits that he will never forget the opportunity he got to captain the side that has retained the Ashes ‘urn’ on foreign soil. Despite their achievements, Paine hopes that the Aussie squad continues to push their limits and become one of the toughest teams to beat.
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featurecricketa day ago

Ashes 2019 | Oval Day 4 Talking Points - Root's spin tactic and Jofra Archer's foreseeable Australian outing

England’s win in the fifth Test was indeed the highlight of Day, which turned out to be the final day of Ashes 2019, but considering the bigger picture, Australia need to figure out who goes into their home summer and what would Jofra Archer’s impact be when England tour Australia next.
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newscricketa day ago

10 Things You Missed | From Jofra Archer acting like dead to guy watching Ashes from window

Hey folks! Hope you enjoyed the last day of Ashes. What an incredible series it was! But you might have missed these fascinating facts from today's game at The Oval! Don't worry because we have everything covered from the match. So, just sit back and relax with these 10 things you missed.
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newscricket2 days ago

Ashes 2019 | As a bowler, I don't know what the plan is, says Pat Cummins on dismissing Steve Smith

The number one ICC bowler in Test cricket, Pat Cummins, has stated that he, as a bowler, is absolutely clueless on how to get Steve Smith out. Smith has amassed an astonishing 751 runs from six innings in this Ashes and the English bowlers have found it impossible to dismiss the Australian.
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newscricket2 days ago

VIDEO | Jonny Bairstow pulls off an MS Dhoni to stump Marnus Labuschagne in a flash

While MS Dhoni fans have been missing watching him in action, England’s Jonny Bairstow emulated the Indian wicketkeeper’s reflex during the fourth day of the Ashes. The English gloveman took microseconds in removing the bails to dismiss Marnus Labuschagne off a Jack Leach delivery.
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newscricket2 days ago

Don’t care if David Warner gets another duck, he’ll play in the summer against Pakistan, says Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting is confident that David Warner will retain his spot in the squad for the upcoming Test series against Pakistan regardless of whether or not he gets runs in the second innings of the final Ashes Test. However, Ponting would like to see some changes being made in the middle-order.
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newscricket2 days ago

Twitter reacts as Stuart Broad gets the better of David Warner for the seventh time in the series

David Warner today was dismissed by Stuart Broad for an astonishing 7th time in the series and all the left-hander could do was walk back to the pavillion with a weird smile. The dismissal also marked the end of a disastrous series for Warner and the Twitterati went berserk and reacted on the same.
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newscricket2 days ago

Ashes 2019 | Would've been nice to get the hundred, says Joe Denly

Joe Denly missed out on what would've been his first Test hundred as he fell six runs short of the milestone. However, the 33-year-old England batsman cherished the memory as "a pretty special couple of days" on the field and in his personal life since he became a dad for the second time.
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