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newscricket19 days ago

Ashes 2021-22 | Pat Cummins is definitely the front runner to lead the side Brisbane Test, says Steve Waugh

Former Australia cricketer Steve Waugh has stated that Pat Cummins is definitely the front runner to lead the side as Tim Paine has stepped down from the captaincy of the Test squad. He named Steve Smith for the position of vice-captain saying he can be fit for the role with his experience.
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newscricket4 months ago

Jasprit Bumrah is sensational in all three formats, praises Allan Donald

Former South African pacer Allan Donald stated that India’s paceman Jasprit Bumrah is a bowling sensation across all formats of the game. He added that the New Zealand bowling unit consisting of Trent Boult, Neil Wagner, and Kyle Jamieson has also impressed him with their quality bowling.
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newscricket9 months ago

Modern-day hero Virat Kohli has defined India’s new-attitude, applauds Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh, in a documentary, mentioned that Virat Kohli represents India’s new attitude and insisted that his Indian team never gets intimidated by the opponent before calling him a modern-day hero. Dravid, on the other hand, stated that the system backs the development of youngsters.
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newscricketa year ago

Rahul Dravid’s concentration and defence were impregnable and big games excited him, recollects Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh has recollected that Rahul Dravid’s concentration and defence was impregnable, especially against the Australians, where he holds a good record. While stating that the big games excited Dravid, Waugh called the Indian batsman as the ‘glue’ that held the entire team together.
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newscricketa year ago

AUS vs IND | Little disappointed Virat Kohli is not going to be there, expresses Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh has expressed that he is a disappointed Virat Kohli won't be taking part in the last 3 Tests on the tour to Australia with the Indian captain taking paternity leave. He pointed out that this was shaping up to be a crucial series for Kohli but added that he knows family comes first.
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newscricketa year ago

IND v AUS | Australia would better off not saying much to Kohli, warns Steve Waugh

Virat Kohli is one of those combative cricketers who loves to get into fights with the opposition, well aware of that, Steve Waugh warned Australia not to say much to him. He added that sledging won't worry the Indian skipper much as it's better to leave great players alone on their own.
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newscricketa year ago

Border-Gavaskar Trophy is equivalent to the Ashes, claims Steve Waugh

Former Aussie skipper Steve Waugh, who played a significant number of Tests against both India and England, feels that the Border-Gavaskar Trophy held between India and Australia is equivalent to the Ashes. Incidentally, Waugh’s last Test appearance came in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in 2004.
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featurecricket2 years ago

Can we stop glorifying the 2003/04 Border-Gavaskar Trophy, please

Nostalgia is quite a powerful drug: it zaps us back in time, brings warmth to our heart and makes us reminisce about the good ol’ days, making us realize how good, easy and simple things were back in the day. But what’s undermined is its ability to create a false perception.
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featurecricket2 years ago

Understanding dynamics of Net Run Rate Calculation in Cricket

If points remain levelled, then Net Run Rate (NRR) becomes the next tie-breaker in multi-team tournaments, the most popular one at that. However, while it seems like a complex calculation, which can only be done by talented mathematicians, in reality, it is actually the opposite.
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newscricket2 years ago

Was merely lifting World Cup on behalf of the country, admits Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar used his time after receiving the Laureus award for the best sporting moment in the last 20 years to reveal that he was merely lifting the World Cup on his countrymen's behalf. The Indian cricket legend was handed over the trophy by former Australian skipper Steve Waugh. 
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