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newscricket2 months ago

Would be keen to captain Australia if the opportunity came by, admits Steve Smith

Steve Smith, who was stripped of the captaincy in 2018, has admitted that he would be keen to captain the country once again if the opportunity came by in the future. In the wake of the ball-tampering scandal incident in 2018, Smith was banned for a year before making his return.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 | Playing for DC will be a great experience for youngsters coming in, asserts Shreyas Iyer 

Delhi Capitals skipper Shreyas Iyer has stated that playing for the Delhi Capitals franchise will be a great experience for the youngsters joining in the ranks. He also added that given how others teams stack up after the auction, it would be challenging but he's excited for the upcoming edition.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 | Wanted an X-factor player and got that in form of Glenn Maxwell, insists Mike Hesson

RCB’s Director of Cricket, Mike Hesson explained that the team went hard after acquiring the services of all-rounder Glenn Maxwell as he provides that X-factor to the team. He also revealed that they went after Steven Smith as he is a skilful player who can bat at different positions.
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featurecricket4 months ago

Chuck, Marry and Frill | Who RR should let go and retain ahead of IPL 2021

Steven Smith, Jos Buttler, Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer, Sanju Samson, there's no dearth of superstars in Rajasthan Royals but it only shows how a poorly-balanced side never quite takes the cake. 2020 IPL was again a season for RR where the same cycle of under performance repeated for nth time.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs AUS | Tougher for India as they are in different country and away from family, feels Tim Paine

Australian skipper Tim Paine isn't oblivious of the fact that bio-bubble and quarantining has been more tough on the Indian team as they are in different country, away from their families. He also stated that Steven Smith, who copped criticism for scuffing up Pant’s guard, feeds off negativity.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs AUS | Decided to be more positive facing Ashwin; it was a concerted effort, reveals Steve Smith

Following his ton on Day 2, Steve Smith has revealed that it was a conscious decision on his behalf to be more positive facing Ravichandran Ashwin in the Sydney Test. While appreciating his own knock, Smith admitted that he had to scrap pretty hard for his runs in the ongoing third Test.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs AUS | Smith run-out has to be one of my best ever, cherishes Ravindra Jadeja 

Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has been on a roll in the ongoing Test series against Australia and he stated that the run-out of Steven Smith by him today was one of his best ever. He also revealed that batting up the order helps him to get the best out of himself as he bats with main batsmen.
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newscricket4 months ago

Brad Hogg names his Test XI of the decade, prefers Williamson over Kohli as a captain

Former Aussie spinner Brad Hogg named his Test XI of the decade and he picked Kiwi superstar Kane Williamson as the skipper of the team ahead of Virat Kohli. He also decided to leave out ace off-spinners of the world Nathan Lyon and R Ashwin in favour of Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah.
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newscricket5 months ago

IND vs AUS | Smith still averages 60, he's allowed to have a bit of slump, feels David Warner

Explosive Australian opener David Warner has strongly come out in support of Steve Smith, stating that he still averages 60 and can have a slump like anyone else. The Aussie no.4 has been undone by Indian bowlers and has had a highest score of 8 after four innings in the ongoing Test series.
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newscricket5 months ago

IND v AUS | Australia need Warner back; Smith and Labuschange have to fire, opines Ricky Ponting 

Australian batting has been laid bare by an Indian bowling attack sans Shami and Ishant, which has made Ricky Ponting opine that they need Warner back while Smith-Marnus need to find their best form. He also asked the batsmen to show more intent as they can't be scared to get out.
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