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newscricket4 months ago

Irfan Pathan becomes fourth ‘India Legends’ player to test COVID-19 positive

Irfan Pathan, who represented ‘India Legends’ in the Road Safety World Series, confirmed on Monday that he tested positive for Covid-19, albeit without any symptoms. Irfan, after Sachin Tendulkar, S Badrinath and Yusuf Pathan, is the fourth ‘India Legends’ player to test positive for the virus.
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newscricket4 months ago

S Badrinath becomes latest participant from Road Safety Series to test COVID positive 

Former India middle-order batsman Subramaniam Badrinath took to Twitter to reveal that he has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus with mild symptoms. He stated that he had isolated himself at home and is taking all the necessary precautions and following the protocols in wake of the report.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs AUS | India is missing having top-order batsmen who can bowl a bit, reckons S Badrinath

Subramaniam Badrinath has reckoned that the current Indian team is missing having the flexibility of top-order batsmen bowling a few overs in between like Sachin Tendulkar Virender Sehwag, Sourav Ganguly used to do before. He added that this aspect of the game is important in limited-overs cricket.
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newscricketa year ago

Virender Sehwag was CSK’s preferred choice of captain, reveals Subramaniam Badrinath

Former CSK veteran Subramaniam Badrinath has revealed that it was Virender Sehwag who his franchise had lined up as their first pick, before being forced to change their decision due to the latter becoming Delhi’s icon player. It was after the Sehwag hijack that CSK went ahead and signed MS Dhoni.
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newscricketa year ago

Could have improved my off-spin to aim for all-rounder’s slot in Indian cricket, opines S Badrinath

After his attempt to fetch himself a place with his batting display, Subramaniam Badrinath has opined that he could have had a better chance of making it to the Indian team had he improved his off-spin. However, he admitted that he tried his level best with the bat to get Indian team with no avail.
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newscricketa year ago

Once Dhoni believes in you then that’s it, if he doesn’t then even God can’t help, reveals S Badrinath

Shedding light on MS Dhoni’s mindset as a captain, S Badrinath stated that once he believes in a player he sticks to it but if he doesn’t then even God can’t help change it. Badrinath, who retired from all forms of cricket in 2018, played under MS Dhoni in the 2011 edition of the IPL.
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newscricketa year ago

Learnt life lessons from L Balaji and Badrinath, reveals Vijay Shankar

Vijay Shankar has revealed that he learnt life lessons at a very young age from the duo of Subramaniam Badrinath and Lakshimpathy Balaji, something the all-rounder believes has helped him in his career. Shankar attested that these lessons helped him cope with the Nidahas Trophy embarrassment.
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newscricketa year ago

It was easy to choose Virat Kohli, he was very good, feels Subramaniam Badrinath

Subramaniam Badrinath has stated that even as a teenager, Virat Kohli was too good to ignore and went on to cite an example of an India A game in which Kohli scored 130-odd runs. Badrinath also added that had Rahul Dravid not been injured, it was difficult for him to get into the Indian side.
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newscricketa year ago

Feel a bit scared for 5-10 deliveries as my heart rate is elevated, reveals MS Dhoni

MS Dhoni has stated that he feels the pressure the moment he walks to the ground and it easily takes few deliveries for him to settle down and bat. The former Indian skipper has further added that a permanent mental conditioning coach is the necessity every day, not just for 15 days on tour.
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newscricket2 years ago

IPL 2019 | Legends and Pundits lose it as MS Dhoni storms in and argues with the umpires

It is very rare to see MS Dhoni losing his cool, storming into the field and arguing with the umpire. Yesterday, we got to see the other side of MS Dhoni, an angry and tired one. The cricketing fraternity was quick to criticize Dhoni as he barged onto the field and started arguing with the umpire.
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