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newscricket3 days ago

Mumbai Indians rope in Vinay Kumar as part of their talent scouting unit

On Thursday, the IPL franchise Mumbai Indians has announced that former Indian pacer Vinay Kumar has joined their ranks as the talent scout from the upcoming IPL. Vinay becomes the second high-profile name after Parthiv Patel to join the highly hyped scouting system of the franchise.
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newscricket5 months ago

Yusuf Pathan, Vinay Kumar, Jayasuriya and Tharanga to feature in Road Safety World Series

The recently retired trio of Yusuf Pathan, Vinay Kumar and Upul Tharanga will feature in the Road Safety World Series, while they will also be joined by Naman Ojha, who retired last week. Sri Lankan legend Sanath Jayasuriya has also been roped in to play in the star-studded exhibition tournament.
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newscricket5 months ago

Vinay Kumar announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Legendary Karnataka pacer Vinay Kumar, who represented India in 41 international games, announced earlier today that he is retiring from all forms of the game and expressed that he was ‘fortunate’ to have played at the highest level. Kumar, 37, finished his stellar career with the Puducherry side.
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newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Played 70 to 80 per cent matches on flat tracks, reveals Vinay Kumar

According to Vinay Kumar, he has played most of his matches on belters, the fast bowler picked up a six wicket haul which helps him to achieve the rare feat of picking up 500 wickets. The speedster also mentioned Virat Kohli's name in bringing the change in the mindset of Indian fast bowlers.
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newscricket2 years ago

Most important thing in fast bowling is self belief, reveals Pankaj Singh

Ranji Trophy stalwart Pankaj Singh reckons that the most important thing when it comes to bowling fast is the self belief each bowler possesses. The 34-year-old also added a few tips to bowl long spells in a day and also showered praise on R Vinay Kumar, who went past his wickets tally last year.
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newscricket2 years ago

IPL 2020 Auction | Six new names added; 338 players to go under the hammer

The Indian Premier League (has) confirmed that six more players - four Indians and two Overseas players - have been added to the existing list of 332 players, meaning 338 players will now go under the hammer. The player auction for the 2020 edition of the IPL will held in Kolkata on December 19.
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reportcricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy | Plate Group - Puducherry, Meghalaya, Manipur pick up wins as Sikkim keep up their resilience on day 3

Puducherry smashed Bihar by 10 wickets to kick off their Ranji Trophy campaign while Meghalaya also clinched an emphatic win against Nagaland. As Sikkim batted valiantly to hold off Goa after it posted a mammoth first innings total of 436, Manipur wrapped up a rather comfortable win against Mizoram.
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newscricket2 years ago

Really hurt with fixing scandal circling Karnataka, states Vinay Kumar

India pacer R Vinay Kumar has expressed his shock on the match fixing fiasco in the KPL as he said that he never expected any such thing to happen in Karnataka as he also stressed that it has a negative impact on youngsters. Kumar has moved to Pondicherry this season from Karnataka, after 15 years.
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newscricket2 years ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | Never thought I'd play against Karnataka, says Vinay Kumar

Vinay Kumar has stated that it is odd for him to play against Karnataka - his home for as many as years as he can remember - as he prepares to represent Puducherry in Vijay Hazare Trophy quarters. While admitting there will be a lot of emotions, Kumar added that he would treat it just like a game.
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newscricket2 years ago

IND v SA | Vinay Kumar’s motivation turned Mayank Agarwal’s career around, reveals Robin Uthappa

Robin Uthappa has revealed that it was former Karnataka state captain R Vinay Kumar that helped turn Mayank Agarwal’s career around with his motivational words. Agarwal struck his first century, which was converted to a double, helping India to a massive 502 in the first Test against South Africa.
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