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newscricket18 days ago

VVS Laxman and Daniel Vettori appointed player representatives by ICC

The International Council Committee has announced the appointment of former cricketers VVS Laxman and Daniel Vettori to the Cricket Committee as player representatives. They will be joined by West Indian Roger Harper, who will be serving as the second past player representative.
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newscricket2 months ago

IRE vs IND | Ireland’s fighting approach was commendable, lauds VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman, who worked as India's stand-in head coach in Rahul Dravid's absence, has heaped praise on Ireland after they fell just four runs short while chasing 226 in the 2nd T20I on Tuesday. Laxman, taking on Twitter, credited Irish batters for their valiant efforts and wished them good luck.
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newscricket2 months ago

Reports | VVS Laxman to be India’s head coach for Ireland series

As per a report by ESPNcricinfo, current head of the National Cricket Academy VVS Laxman will be the head coach for the bilateral series against Ireland. The report also stated that other NCA coaches Sairaj Bahutule, Sitanshu Kotak, and Manish Bali will be a part of the support staff for the tour.
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newscricket4 months ago

Reports | BCCI set to look for India Women’s team head coach as Ramesh Powar’s stint ends after World Cup

As per a report by PTI, the BCCI is set to look for India women’s team next head coach as Ramesh Powar’s stint has ended with India’s exit from the ongoing World Cup. The report further added that NCA head VVS Laxman will play a big role in formulating a model for long-term success of the team.
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newscricket5 months ago

‘Came 2-3 years late in the careers of icon players’, says Saba Karim on Tendulkar, Ganguly, Dravid, and Laxman’s struggles in IPL

While India’s greats Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Sourav Ganguly. and VVS Laxman had achieved everything in ODIs and Test cricket, their careers in T20s could never take off. Saba Karim believes that they would have benefitted if the Indian Premier League (IPL) had been formed earlier.
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newscricket5 months ago

WATCH | Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman, Virender Sehwag, Ishant Sharma lavish praise on Virat Kohli ahead of his 100th Test

The entire buzz around Indian cricket at present is regarding Virat Kohli’s 100th Test match at Mohali, where he is set to play against Sri Lanka. The likes of Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman, Virender Sehwag, Ishant Sharma and many others showered words of praise on Kohli ahead of his special feat.
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newscricket6 months ago

Focus is always to win the game for my team, says Shaik Rasheed

After India won the U19 World Cup 2022 by defeating England in the final on February 5 in Antigua, vice-captain Shaik Rasheed has stated his focus is always to win the game for the team. Rasheed further added that the guidance of VVS Laxman helped the players a lot during the ICC mega event.
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newscricket6 months ago

U-19 World Cup 2022 | VVS Laxman's experience gives us a lot of help in the middle, says Yash Dhull

After India reached the semifinals of the U-19 World Cup 2022, Yash Dhull thanked NCA head VVS Laxman saying that the latter's experience gives a lot of help to the players during the tournament. Dhull further added that his team worked a single unit, and that helped them to achieve good results.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs SA | Jasprit Bumrah has become one of the best bowlers in world cricket, says VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman heaped praises on Jasprit Bumrah, saying that the Indian speedster has become one of the best bowlers in world cricket. Laxman lauded Bumrah’s performance in England, and further added that the pacer will be Virat Kohli's go-to bowler in the upcoming Test series against South Africa.
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newscricket8 months ago

Mayank Agarwal has given lot of importance to self belief, says VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman lauded Mayank Agarwal, after the opener scored match-winning 150 and 62 in the decider of the two-match Test series against New Zealand in Mumbai last week. Laxman was highly impressed with the right-hander’s “outstanding” strokeplay against Blackcaps spinners, especially Ajaz Patel.
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