newscricket14 days ago

Hoping to be up on my feet and ready to give my best again very soon, says Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina, who underwent a second knee surgery in Amsterdam a couple of days ago, said he hoped to be back on the field as soon as he can. The southpaw will require at least six weeks of intense rehabilitation for recovery, which effectively rules him out of the domestic season.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket18 days ago

From the Vault | Dwayne Bravo outfoxes Yuvraj Singh in final-over thriller

India and West Indies have played many a nerve-wracking ODI in the past, but very few matches are etched in our memories as much as the 2nd ODI at Kingston in 2006. Today, we roll back the clock and re-visit the last over by Dwayne Bravo, which helped the Windies clinch victory by a solitary run.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Legends and pundits react to India's loss against England

It was a crucial match not just for England, but also for Bangaldesh, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka as their qualification for the semifinals depended on this result. But to all of Asia's agony, India lost to England by 31 runs. This is how the cricketing fraternity reacted to India's loss.
Srijith Gopal
newscricket2 months ago

Legends and Pundits react to Pakistan's nail-biting win against Afghanistan

As many people have said in the past, yesterday's match was Pakistan vs Pakistan. Afghanistan gave a good fight till the end, thanks to the spinners, but all the hard work was undone by Gulbadin Naib's over where Pakistan scored 18 runs which resulted in Pakistan winning the match.
Srijith Gopal
newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | India have a good squad for this World Cup with quality players, says Suresh Raina

Indian batsman Suresh Raina stated that India have a strong squad with plenty of talent in all the departments to excel in the ongoing World Cup. He was confident that if India got off to a good start, Pakistan would have no chance of beating them and labelled Kohli and Dhoni as the key players.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | MS Dhoni is captain of all captains, says Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina has heaped praise on former India captain MS Dhoni ahead of the start of the ICC World Cup 2019 in England and said that Dhoni is the ‘captain of all captains’. Raina singled out the hard-hitting all-rounder Hardik Pandya as the key player for India in the coming weeks in England.
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featurecricket3 months ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t - Chennai Super Kings

There is a meme going around in Internet - that Seven IPL teams play in the IPL to face Chennai Super Kings in the final. How much of that true is not left to interpretation at all as it was the case proven time and time again and to validate it, CSK reached yet another final this season.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2019 | We understand we are an ageing team, says Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming has stated that he understands that the Chennai Super Kings are an ageing team, given that most of its core players are well into their thirties. This year’s runners-up have most of its players either in the twilight of their career or into the second half.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket3 months ago

IPL FInal | Player Ratings: Shane Watson’s fighting 80 in vain as CSK lose last-ball thriller

Shane Watson once again delivered in the big final and scored a fighting 80 to keep CSK afloat in the run chase, but a last over fumble cost them the game. Watson lacked support from one end as CSK fumbled on the last delivery where the side just needed 2 from the last ball.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket3 months ago

Twitter explodes as Suresh Raina drops Hardik Pandya

This has to be the most entertaining finals of the IPL. What a dramatic first innings it was! Mumbai Indians put up a total of 149 on board and all thanks to Suresh Raina who dropped Hardik Pandya. Twitterati went berserk and slammed Suresh Raina for dropping an easy catch.
Soumil Khare