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newscricket8 months ago

My dream is to be a batting consultant with one of the teams in the IPL, reveals Vinod Kambli

Former Indian cricketer Vinod Kambli has expressed his desire to be a batting consultant for one of the IPL teams as he feels he has a lot to share. The southpaw added that he can help batsmen with strategy and approach in T20 cricket and also on how to play googlies effectively. 
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newscricketa year ago

Rohit Sharma might need to regain Test form after COVID-19 break, opines Vinod Kambli

Vinod Kambli has opined that Rohit Sharma might need to regain form in the five-day format following the long COVID-19 break that has halted cricketing action in the country. In addition, Kambli also appreciated the right-hander’s sweet timing with his bat, calling it ‘a thing of great joy.’
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featurecricketa year ago

Cricket's love for prodigies and the band of Naseem Shah

‘I've not seen a more talented young opening batsman in my 40-odd years in the game. Where his form and function have gone and disappeared to is a complete and utter mystery to us’ were the exact words by Lancashire director of cricket Paul Allott after Haseeb Hameed’s release from the county.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket2 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Disappointing to see no Shivam Dube, Shreyas Iyer in Mumbai team, states Vinod Kambli

Former India opener Vinod Kambli expressed his dissatisfaction over the Mumbai team selection, which didn't include Shivam Dube or Shreyas Iyer, after their embarrassing 10-wicket loss against the Railways side. It was the first instance when the hosts faced a ten-wicket loss in the Ranji Trophy.
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newscricket2 years 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 years 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 years ago

Achrekar sir built the foundation which I stand on, says Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar has stated that his coach Ramakant Achrekar laid the foundation upon which he went on to become one of the most successful cricketers of all-time. Apart from Tendulkar, late Achrekar had also groomed other cricketers like Vinod Kambli, Pravin Amre, and Balwinder Singh Sandhu.
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newscricket3 years ago

We will win the series in Australia, asserts Vinod Kambli

Former Indian batsman Vinod Kambli sounded confident that India would win the Test series in Australia in the absence of two frontline batsmen in Steve Smith and David Warner. After the T20 series against Windies concludes, the Indian team will travel to Australia for a two-month long tour.
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newscricket3 years ago

Sachin Tendulkar hails Prithvi Shaw’s 'remarkable progress'

Sachin Tendulkar has come up with high praise for India’s Under-19 World Cup winning captain Prithvi Shaw stating that the youngster has shown remarkable progress. The batting legend also felt that the upcoming inaugural T20 Mumbai League is the ideal platform for cricketers to express themselves.
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newscricket4 years ago

Former Cricketers take to Twitter to criticize India’s team selection

India’s decision to omit Bhuvneshwar Kumar from the 2nd Test squad after his heroics in the first Test has left former cricketers fuming. The likes of VVS Laxman, Allan Donald, Vinod Kambli, and many more took to Twitter to criticize the management’s decision as India started poorly in Centurion.
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