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newscricketa month ago

Had made my mark in ODIs, all talk about format’s future is nonsense, proclaims Rohit Sharma

India skipper Rohit Sharma has denied any possibility of the one-day format’s existence being in danger saying he has made his mark in the format and all the talk is nonsense. Rohit also added that the world will to get know what players prefer between the leagues and international cricket.
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newscricketa month ago

Trent Boult's release from central control was inevitable, opines Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting has stated that Trent Boult's choice to play franchise T20 cricket instead of being contracted with New Zealand was inevitable given the packed schedule. He further pointed out the financial incentives of playing T20s for franchises and Boult's need to save for retirement.
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newscricket2 months ago

New Zealand Cricket agrees to release Trent Boult from central contract

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has agreed to release Trent Boult from his central contract. The decision has been made after the fast bowler requested to spend more time with his family and to make himself available for T20 leagues with his international career now to be ‘significantly reduced’.
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newscricket4 months ago

ENG vs NZ | Internet reacts as Trent Boult duplicates Steve Smith's defensive stroke

Steve Smith is known for his unorthodox and bizarre style while batting in international cricket. Trent Boult reminded everyone of Smith’s batting style by replicating his one-legged opened-up defense against delivery by Matthew Potts and held the posture to be noticed by the spectators.
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featurecricket4 months ago

Rajasthan Royals Report Card: So near yet so far

After winning their first IPL trophy in the inaugural season, Rajasthan Royals have been waiting to get another opportunity at winning the title. The franchise looked more determined to win than ever this time around with their tactics in mega auction but unfortunately, their journey ended in final.
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newscricket4 months ago

WATCH | Trent Boult’s heart-warming gesture wins young fan’s heart after Rajasthan Royals’ victory in Qualifier 2

Players do receive a lot of love and support from the fans due to their behaviour on and off the field. Rajasthan Royals’ seamer Trent Boult was seen doing something very heart-warming when he gave his jersey to a young fan after Qualifier 2, despite there was a barrier between them in the stadium.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2022, RR vs RCB | Internet reacts to Virat Kohli’s sportsmanship during second qualifier

It often happens that a throw from a fielder hits the batter and deviates after colliding resulting in some extra runs for the batting side. In the game against Rajasthan Royals, Virat Kohli showed a brilliant piece of sportsmanship as he denied a run after throw from fielder deflected of his body.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2022, RR vs RCB | Internet reacts as intruder enters ground breaking through security

The passion and love of the fans toward the sport might produce some bizarre moments courtesy of their overenthusiasm. One such instance occurred in a match between Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore as a fan invaded ground bypassing security but was ushered off the field immediately.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2022 | Coming back to Test cricket might help the form of Kane Williamson, says New Zealand coach Gary Stead

New Zealand coach Gary Stead has said that a change in format might help the form of Kane Williamson as he will return to red-ball cricket with the series against New Zealand. Williamson has managed to score just 216 runs from 13 matches at a poor average 19.64 while captaining Sunrisers Hyderabad.
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newscricket5 months ago

IPL 2022, KKR vs RR | Twitter reacts as Prasidh Krishna hilariously hits Trent Boult with a wayward throw

It happens very rarely that a fielder misses his throw at the stumps and instead hits the bowler on his legs but Prasidh Krishna produced one such moment. He tried to throw the ball towards the striker's end for a run-out but instead hit it on the boot of Trent Boult sending everyone in splits.
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