newscricket12 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Kuldeep Yadav's brilliant performance on Day 1 in Dharamsala

On an eventful Day 1 at Dharamsala, the Twitterati picked Kuldeep Yadav's exceptional performance with the ball as the topic of the day as the youngster finished his debut innings with figures of 4/68. Twitter also compared Steve Smith to the greats after his third hundred of the series.
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reportcricket13 hours ago

India vs Australia | Talking points from Day 1 at Dharamshala

On a day when India lost their captain due to injuries, fans were given a new name to sing as Kuldeep Yadav put on a show finishing with figures of 4/68. On the other side, Steve Smith continued his magnificent form as he racked up yet another century to take Australia to 300 at the end of Day 1.
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featurecricket13 hours ago

Kohli's absence has robbed the finish of its sheen

In many ways, Virat Kohli missing the decider against Australia with an injury has robbed the finish to the high-profile series of its sheen, given the verbal exchanges, Steven Smith’s “brain fade” and a leading Australian newspaper describing Kohli as the “Donald Trump of world sport.”
Sanjay Rajan
newscricket2 days ago

Both Smith and Kohli have made errors in leadership, says former Australia coach John Buchanan

Former Australian coach John Buchanan feels that both Steve Smith and Virat Kohli have made plenty of errors in their leadership skills and still have some way to go before they perfect that. He has also said that the DRS needs to be reviewed significantly to keep the integrity of the game alive.
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newscricket3 days ago

Kohli must improve his behavior, says Geoff Lawson

Former Aussie pacer Geoff Lawson has slammed Virat Kohli’s behavior so far in the ongoing series and said that he’s treading a very fine line after being caught using foul language on camera. However, despite his behavior, Lawson has said that Kohli is one of the best players in the world right now.
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newscricket3 days ago

I am not sure if Kohli knows how to say 'Sorry', says Cricket Australia Boss James Sutherland

Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland has taken a swipe at Virat Kohli by saying that he’s not sure if the Indian skipper knows how to spell the word ‘Sorry’, in response to a radio station asking him, if he thinks Kohli should apologize to Steve Smith for questioning the latter's integrity.
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newscricket3 days ago

There's much more than just the series on the line ahead of the 4th India-Aus Test

Steve Smith and his team will be fighting to keep hold of their second place in the ICC Test rankings, with South Africa threatening to dislodge them ahead of the April 1st deadline. There’s also a cash prize of $500,000 on the line. India are certain to stay on top, regardless of the result.
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newscricket3 days ago

Comparing Virat Kohli to Donald Trump a load of shit, says Michael Clarke

Virat Kohli has had a tough tour with the bat so far, which has led to some undue criticism from certain sections of the Australian media, particularly one Australian newspaper who compared Kohli to Trump. However, Michael Clarke has slammed the comparison, calling it a 'load of shit'.
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newscricket4 days ago

Mitchell Johnson claims 'Nervous' Kohli and Co. will lose the 4th Test

Mitchell Johnson claims that the pacer -friendly wicket in Dharamsala will suit the Australians more and India will lose the fourth and final Test on account of being nervous, following Australia’s effort to draw the third Test. Johnson also feels that India were overconfident in the beginning.
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newscricket4 days ago

Harsha Bhogle: The ongoing India Vs. Oz series will be remembered for toxicity than cricket

Commentator Harsha Bhogle has expressed his displeasure at the controversies that arose in the ongoing Test series between India and Australia. He believes that the series will be remembered for all the wrong reasons, rather than the excellent brand of cricket displayed by both the teams.
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