newscricket3 days ago

India vs Afghanistan | A lesson to learn for the Test debutants

The Afghanistan cricket team have a lot to ponder upon after their Test debut ended in an emphatic loss to a thoroughly superior Indian team. The Indians decimated Afghanistan at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore yesterday as Ajinkya Rahane & Co. won by an innings and 262 runs.
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newscricket10 days ago

I am personally in a very good head space after IPL, says Umesh Yadav

Umesh Yadav, who had an impressive IPL season with RCB, insisted that he has been in a very good head space after the IPL and is working hard to get ready for the series ahead. He revealed that he has been doing ‘single stump training’ on the advice of Ashish Nehra, who was his bowling coach in RCB.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2018 | It was a perfect night for us where we played as a team, says Ajinkya Rahane

Ajinkya Rahane stated that the win against Royal Challengers Bangalore constituted a perfect night for them, where the team showed unity and played good cricket together. Rajasthan Royals defeated RCB by 30 runs in the virtual knockout match to stay in contention for qualification to the playoffs.
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter reacts as Royal Challengers Bangalore choke for a final time in IPL 2018

It was not a day to remember for Royal Challengers Bangalore, as they lost a crucial match against Rajasthan Royals where a win would have taken them into the playoffs. The Twitterati did not spare RCB as they failed to chase down a modest target of 165 and choked their way out of the IPL.
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter reacts to AB de Villiers's Superman show with the bat and in the field

Royal Challengers Bangalore stayed in the hunt for the playoffs as they beat Sunrisers Hyderabad in a high octane match in the Chinnaswamy stadium. AB de Villiers was the star of the show as he made sure that RCB got to a respectable total and then took a briiliant catch to help them win.
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newscricketa month ago

VIDEO | Michael Clarke left agitated on air after soft signal overturned without conclusive evidence

Technology and the third umpire are used in cricket to make the on-field umpire’s job easier, but every now and then, even the third umpire is guilty of making silly mistakes. Today, Michael Clarke was left furious on air after the third umpire overturned the soft signal without conclusive evidence.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2018 | Two down and two more to go, we are fighting, says AB de Villiers

After RCB’s convincing win on KXIP, AB de Villiers has insisted that with two more games to go, they have not given up yet and are up for any challenge put against them. De Villers stated that the criticism their bowlers have received has been unfair and appreciated their performance against KXIP.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2018 | Umesh Yadav : I am bowling whatever I was thinking and it has been going well till now

Umesh Yadav, who was the chief architect in setting up the win for RCB, stated that he was bowling according to his instincts and that has been going well till now. He also revealed that he and Tim Southee have lots of discussion on being more effective with the new ball and also in the death overs.
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newscricketa month ago

Umesh Yadav’s selection for limited-overs format against England is well deserved, asserts Parthiv Patel

According to Parthiv Patel, Umesh Yadav’s selection in the limited-overs squad for the upcoming tour of England is much-deserved looking at his performance in the ongoing IPL. The RCB glovesman has also stated that IPL is all about momentum and after a couple of wins, the team is back on track.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2018 | We need to chin up and move forward, says Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin was extremely disappointed by KXIP’s performance against RCB and insisted that the team needs to keep their heads high and look to win the next games. Given that foreign players have played enough matches now, Ashwin stated that some of them need to step up their game. ``
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