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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2021 | Shahrukh Khan reminds us of a young Kieron Pollard, compares Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has compared the Tamil Nadu all-rounder Shahrukh Khan to a younger version of the Windies all-rounder Kieron Pollard, adding that the duo possess the same quality. Alongside that, the former opener also suggested that Shahrukh could score a century if he bats higher for Punjab.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 | As long as Mumbai Indians have Bumrah, they are unbeatable, proclaims Virender Sehwag 

Cricket pundit Virender Sehwag has made a bold claim that as long as the defending champions have Jasprit Bumrah in their ranks, they will keep their IPL winning juggernaut intact. He also pointed out that defending small totals and the ability to chase down big totals make MI the best team.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 | Either Rana or Gill should have finished game, it's a shameful defeat, blasts Virender Sehwag 

Former Indian opener Virender Sehwag, in a no holds barred assault, termed KKR's defeat against Mumbai 'shameful' and reckoned that one of the openers should have batted till the end. He also added that Kolkata didn't show the intent that their skipper Eoin Morgan had promised earlier.
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newscricket4 months ago

Won’t agree with Yo-Yo Test being the major criteria for selection; skill remains important, opines Virender Sehwag

After the likes of Rahul Tewatia and Varun Chakravarthy failed the Yo-Yo Test, Virender Sehwag has opined that the test shouldn’t have the upper advantage over skills in terms of selection. He also recalled that the likes of Tendulkar, Laxman and Ganguly didn’t clear fitness tests in the past.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs ENG | If Hardik can bowl in T20Is why not in ODIs, questions Virender Sehwag

Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag isn't happy with the fact that Hardik Pandya isn't bowling in the ODI series and stated that if he can bowl in the T20I series why not ODIs. He also added that Hardik has hardly played cricket and there hasn't been much workload on him thus far.
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newscricket5 months ago

Rishabh Pant's batting is like watching Sehwag bat left-handed, advocates Inzamam-Ul-Haq

Inzamam-Ul-Haq was absolutely moved by Rishabh Pant's audacious batting display in the fourth Test against England and stated that the southpaw resembled a 'left-handed' Virender Sehwag. The former Pakistan skipper has further added that he didn't witness a player like Pant in recent times.
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featurecricket5 months ago

From a teenage wolf to the leader of a pack - Ishant Sharma’s steadfast rise to 100 Tests caps

Ishant Sharma’s Indian career resembles the stock market more than in one way, the spectacular highs of leading the Indian pace unit and the despicable lows of being hailed as a ‘villain’ after a disastrous white-ball performance. But his success came relatively early, at the age of 18.
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newscricket7 months ago

Unlike Shaw, Sehwag had the luxury of batting in a strong lineup on flat pitches, opines Aakash Chopra

Renowned expert Aakash Chopra believes that the Prithvi Shaw - Virender Sehwag comparisons are flawed, and feels that people are often thrusting false narratives to make a case against the youngster. Chopra also believes people are subconsciously wanting Shaw to fail for self-satisfaction.
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newscricket7 months ago

Glenn Maxwell doesn’t take pressure to perform in IPL; only there for enjoyment, alleges Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has taken a new jibe at Glenn Maxwell, alleging that Maxwell doesn’t take pressure to perform in the IPL and is there only for enjoyment and entertainment. He was also critical of Maxwell’s attitude in the competition, adding that he is more serious about his golf than cricket.
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newscricket8 months ago

Was very happy when KXIP bought Natarajan; he had the talent to succeed, recalls Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has recalled that he was very happy when KXIP bought T Natarajan in the IPL Auction during his stint as the mentor for the franchise, adding that he had the talent to succeed. He also revealed that with lack of death-bowling options, the franchise decided to show their trust in him.
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