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featurecricket5 hours ago

IPL SRL | CSK vs MI Evaluation Chart - Imran Tahir's six-wicket haul wreaks havoc on Mumbai 

Who would’ve thought that the four-time champions would be completely steamrolled by MS Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings when the fans expected a strong competition. CSK's top-order gave a total of 205 for the bowlers to defend and the spinners excelled at it and helped CSK claim a thumping 107-run win.
Sritama Panda
newscricket3 days ago

Harbhajan Singh trolls Suresh Raina over his ‘school bunk’ claims to watch Sachin’s Desert storm

Harbhajan Singh has trolled Suresh Raina over his comments of bunking school to watch Sachin Tendulkar bat live in the famous Desert storm knock in 1998 by revealing that the game started at 4 PM. In the scorching 41 degrees weather in Sharjah, Sachin had scored 143 to help India reach the final.
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newscricket3 days ago

MS Dhoni was not getting tired practising in CSK nets, recalls Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina revealed that MS Dhoni, in March, prior to the lockdown, was batting nonchalantly in the CSK nets without getting tired during practice sessions. Raina also revealed that the CSK skipper’s practise this time around was different from the other seasons, with him putting in more effort.
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featurecricket4 days ago

IPL SRL | RCB vs CSK Evaluation Chart - AB de Villiers' 65 overpowers resilient CSK

Opting to bowl first, MS Dhoni’s decision massively backfired as their rivals posted 194 for the loss of six wickets, with AB de Villiers putting a show, scoring 65 runs. Despite that, it required inspiring performances from Navdeep Saini and Moeen Ali to take the Reds home and register a win.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket4 days ago

Quality of cricket in Ranji Trophy has dropped, asserts Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina has stated that he wants to play in the foreign leagues, not because of the money rather because of the dwindling standard of the Ranji Trophy. Raina has further added that in foreign leagues, he would never be able to earn the same amount of money that he's managed to earn in the IPL.
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newscricket5 days ago

Switching from white ball to red ball cannot be done overnight, feels Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina has opined that it requires at least a couple of weeks of practice to curb the white-ball instincts and do better in red-ball matches. Raina further added that he probably struggled to find that balance which eventually resulted in his ousting after the 2014 tour Down Under.
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newscricket6 days ago

Raina and I decided to chase 321 broken down into two T20 games, recalls Virat Kohli

Kohli has recalled the 2012 Commonwealth Series fixture against Sri Lanka where India had to chase a target of 321 and he, along with Suresh Raina, decided to break it down into two T20 games. Hailed as the master of the chase, Kohli has recorded 26 hundreds while batting second in ODIs.
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newscricket10 days ago

MS Dhoni supported me because he knew I have talent, proclaims Suresh Raina

After Yuvraj Singh alleged that MS Dhoni had favouritism towards Suresh Raina, the latter has claimed that Dhoni had immense trust in him because he knew his talent. Raina has further added that Dhoni threatened to take ‘big steps’ if he doesn’t score in a couple of matches but he repaid the faith.
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newscricket11 days ago

Disappointed with BCCI selection committee’s lack of communication, states Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina has expressed his disappointment regarding the lack of communication from the BCCI selection committee, previously led by MSK Prasad, while he clarified that he has nothing against the players. Raina has admitted that he received selection transparency from all his Indian captains. 
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newscricket11 days ago

Ajinkya Rahane judges batsman’s movement from behind brilliantly, reveals Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina has stated that Ajinkya Rahane’s anticipation from behind the stumps is excellent and he loves watching him on the field. Raina, a brilliant fielder himself during his time, has further added that the way the Indian Test vice-captain practises before the game was worth applauding.
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