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newscricketa month 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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newscricket2 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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newscricket2 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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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs AUS | India is missing having top-order batsmen who can bowl a bit, reckons S Badrinath

Subramaniam Badrinath has reckoned that the current Indian team is missing having the flexibility of top-order batsmen bowling a few overs in between like Sachin Tendulkar Virender Sehwag, Sourav Ganguly used to do before. He added that this aspect of the game is important in limited-overs cricket.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 | Virender Sehwag names Maxwell, Finch and Russell in his list of tournament flops

Virender Sehwag, known to be witty and honest with his assessments, named his list of ‘Flops’ from IPL 2020 and included five players - Glenn Maxwell, Aaron Finch, Andre Russell, Dale Steyn and Shane Watson. Sehwag, in fact, went a step ahead and branded Maxwell a ‘10 cr cheerleader’.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Virender Sehwag names Virat Kohli skipper in his IPL XI; Ishan Kishan named 12th man

After the conclusion of the cash-rich league with Mumbai as Champions, Virender Sehwag has picked his IPL team of the year, where Virat Kohli gets the captaincy ahead of Rohit Sharma and David Warner. Sehwag included Suryakumar Yadav at the number 3 due to his impressive performances over the years.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Delhi wouldn’t have traded Trent Boult if they knew IPL was in UAE, states Virender Sehwag

After Trent Boult came back to haunt Delhi Capitals, Virender Sehwag has stated that the franchise only traded Boult based on the assumption that the IPL will happen in India and not UAE. He also added that Delhi has a bad history of releasing good players to rival franchises in the tournament.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | RCB should not think about removing the captain, reckons Virender Sehwag

After Bangalore’s loss against SRH, Virender Sehwag has reckoned that the RCB management should not think about removing the captain and should rather focus on building a better team. He added that RCB never had a settled batting line-up, with it revolving around Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers. 
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newscricket3 months ago

Rohit Sharma’s exclusion is surprising and mismanagement from the BCCI, reckons Virendra Sehwag

Virendra Sehwag has been left surprised to see Rohit Sharma excluded from India’s squad for Australia when he is coming out to play for Mumbai Indians and termed it as mismanagement from the BCCI. He added that he can’t believe Ravi Shastri did not give any inputs to the selection committee.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Ajinkya Rahane proved his experience after Ponting backed him, opines Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has opined that it was a ‘tough’ decision from Ricky Ponting to back Prithvi Shaw and Ajinkya Rahane but added that Rahane proved why experience matters in T20 cricket. He also stated that picking Rahane was important for DC to provide the stability that they lacked.
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