newscricket3 days ago

Enjoying batting has helped add consistency to my game, states Suryakumar Yadav

Suryakumar Yadav, who has started the 2019 domestic season off with a bang, has revealed that enjoying his batting has helped him add consistency, something that he'd lacked in his game. Having made a name for himself with white-ball, Yadav also expressed his desire to do well in the longer format.
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featurecricket3 days ago

Ranji Trophy | Where would your team finish ft. Elite Group B

With the group packed with super-star teams such as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Mumbai and Baroda, only three teams can qualify to the next stage of the tournament. In this preview, we, at SportsCafe, take a look at Elite Group B teams and try to predict the position they might end up at.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket9 days ago

Suryakumar Yadav to lead Mumbai Ranji team, confirms MCA official

A senior Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) official has confirmed that in-form batsman Suryakumar Yadav was named the captain of the Mumbai team for the upcoming Ranji Trophy season. The 41-time champions will begin their campaign against Baroda in Vadodara on December 9. 
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featurecricket11 days ago

Floating middle order only solution for Team India in T20s

India’s struggle with the No.4 position in limited-overs format is well-known with the selectors struggling to finalise a particular player. However, is it the fault of the players or the fault of the system that is not getting the most out of the players who have shown their capability in the IPL.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricketa month ago

IPL 2020 | Mumbai Indians release Yuvraj Singh, Evin Lewis; retain Quinton de Kock

Mumbai Indians decided to part ways with veteran Yuvraj Singh, West Indian Evin Lewis, and five others for the upcoming IPL season. The defending champions have, meanwhile, retained the likes of Quinton de Kock, Mitchell McCleneghan and most of their squad ahead of the auction in Kolkata.
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newscricketa month ago

Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 | Prithvi Shaw named in Mumbai squad for Assam tie

Young batsman Prithvi Shaw has returned from an eight-month ban and has been named in the Mumbai squad for the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament. Shaw, who recently turned 20, will be eligible to play from November 17, effectively for the game against Assam in the league phase of the national event.
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newscricketa month ago

Have a feeling I will push the door to national team this year, reveals Suryakumar Yadav

Seasoned batsman Suryakumar Yadav feels that this is the year for him and he will make it to a call-up to the national team. The batsman further stated that when runs don’t come in smoothly for him, he still finds a way to find fluency in his batting again, as we saw in the ongoing domestic season.
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newscricketa month ago

Suryakumar Yadav named Mumbai skipper for Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy

Suryakumar Yadav has been named as the captain of the 15-member Mumbai tea,m announced by the Mumbai Cricket Association, for the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament that will begin from November 8. Yadav was in scintillating form in the Vijay Hazare Trophy and will be hoping to perform the same way.
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newscricketa month ago

Deodhar Trophy 2019 | India A knocked out after whopping 232-run loss to India C

India A was knocked out of the Deodhar Trophy after a whopping 232-run loss to India C on Friday, following up a 108-run loss against India B in the opening match yesterday. Set a massive total of 367 runs to win, India A collapsed before the off-spin of Jalaj Saxena, who finished with seven for 41.
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newscricket3 months ago

Vijay Hazare trophy is important, but I want to set the Ranji Trophy record straight, says Vinayak Samant

Mumbai head coach Vinayak Samant has admitted that he is more eager set his record straight in the Ranji Trophy, ahead of kicking off their title defence in the Vijay Hazare one-dayer tournament. Mumbai will go up against Saurashtra in the tournament-opener at Bengaluru on Tuesday.
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