newscricket6 days ago

India vs England | Former Indian cricketers lash out at Virat Kohli & Co.

India’s crushing defeat at the hands of the English cricket team did not go down well with some of India’s former cricketers as they took to Twitter to express their grievances over the loss. The likes of Virender Sehwag, Bishan Singh Bedi, and VVS Laxman were some people who voiced their concerns.
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newscricket18 days ago

VVS Laxman : In overseas matches, first innings runs setup victories

Presenting his views on India's five-match Test series against England, former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman has stated that the batsmen will have to focus on making runs in the first innings as those are the runs that set up victories. Today is the first day of the series opener at Edgbaston.
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newscricket23 days ago

Sourav Ganguly finally spills beans on Lord’s shirt incident

Sourav Ganguly has finally opened up about the Lord’s shirt incident and revealed that VVS Laxman was trying to stop him from removing his shirt but he did it anyway. He further revealed that Andrew Flintoff's same act at Wankhede a year ago compelled him to carry that act in England.
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newscricketa month ago

VVS Laxman: A soldier like David Warner was definitely misunderstood

VVS Laxman opines that former SRH captain, David Warner, was a soldier for the Australian national team and was misunderstood during the whole 'Sandpapergate' saga. Laxman also revealed that his children cried for a day after knowing Warner would miss IPL following the ball-tampering scandal.
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newscricketa month ago

Responsibility on wrist spinners in absence of first choice pacers, believes VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman has asserted that India’s success in the ODI series in England will depend on the performance of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal, who would have to lead the line in the absence of Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar. “KulCha” has picked nearly 40 wickets in the last eight ODI matches.
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newscricket3 months ago

It was a privilege watching AB de Villiers play, says VVS Laxman

SRH mentor VVS Laxman has lavished praise on recently-retired AB de Villiers and claimed that watching the South African bat was a treat for everyone's eyes. The former India star has also added that de Villiers had made many bowler's life horrible through his insane power-hitting abilities.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2018 | Chennai’s batting has been like our bowling, feels VVS Laxman

Making a statement ahead of the qualifier two, VVS Laxman has highly praised Chennai Super Kings' batting effort in this ongoing IPL and compared it with Sunrisers Hyderabad's bowling department. The former Indian star also mentioned that losing four games in a row doesn't impact on knockout stages.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2018 | Some of my favorite cricketers have been Indians, reveals Kane Williamson

Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper Kane Williamson has revealed that he has been an admirer of Indian cricketers ever since he was a kid and singled out Sachin Tendulkar as one of his idols. Williamson added that it was a fantastic opportunity to team up with VVS Laxman and pick his brain.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2018 | Kane Williamson is a wonderful batsman and an inspirational leader, says Laxman

VVS Laxman feels that Kiwi skipper Kane Williamson is an exceptional batsman and an even more reliable leader as the onus is on the 27-year old to lead the Hyderabad-based franchise. Laxman added that the depth in the SRH dugout in their batting and the variety in bowling are their strengths.
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newscricket4 months ago

Four-five top-class batsmen in the lineup make it a well-rounded unit, says VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman is highly optimistic over his side’s chances ahead of this season’s IPL as he believes that four-five top class batsmen will help make the SRH team more balanced. Laxman highlighted that the SRH dugout possessed depth in their international as well as uncapped domestic player squad.
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